Bremerton

Sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Scott Wilson updates reporters late Oct. 31 about the death of a 9-year-old boy in Bremerton. The boy’s mother is charged with second-degree murder. (Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office / File photo)

Bremerton woman claims insanity in killing of son, 9

Doctors say Amber Lynn James suffered delusions; lawyer enters not guilty by reason of insanity plea

Sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Scott Wilson updates reporters late Oct. 31 about the death of a 9-year-old boy in Bremerton. The boy’s mother is charged with second-degree murder. (Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office / File photo)
The annual Armed Forces Day Parade features members from all branches of the military.
                                Michelle Beahm / 2017 file photo
The annual Armed Forces Day Parade features members from all branches of the military.
                                Michelle Beahm / 2017 file photo
Powerboaters race at the 2016 Armed Forces Day Regatta on Kitsap Lake.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo

Kitsap Lake closed May 19-20 for regatta

BREMERTON — Kitsap Lake will be off-limited from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on May 19-20 to allow for the running of the 2018 Armed… Continue reading

Powerboaters race at the 2016 Armed Forces Day Regatta on Kitsap Lake.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo
More than 100 people ran in the 2017 Heart for Homeless 5K.
                                Kitsap Rescue Mission photo
More than 100 people ran in the 2017 Heart for Homeless 5K.
                                Kitsap Rescue Mission photo

Trawlerfest comes to Bremerton May 3 – 5

BREMERTON — Check out a wide array of boats on display from Outer Reef Yachts, Helmsman Trawlers, Denison Yacht Sales and other businesses at this… Continue reading

Volunteers needed to plan Alzheimer’s walk

BREMERTON - The Alzheimer’s Association Washington State Chapter is looking for volunteers to help plan the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Bremerton. This year’s event… Continue reading

<em>From left, Aiden Bradish, Mauricio Modestin Jr., Japrea Pedesclaux, Patrick Gardner and Ashli Payne during an April 16 practice.</em>			 Jacob Moore / Kitsap Daily News

Former OC player utilizing basketball to give back

Mauricio Modestin Jr. aspires to be the mentor that he didn’t have growing up

<em>From left, Aiden Bradish, Mauricio Modestin Jr., Japrea Pedesclaux, Patrick Gardner and Ashli Payne during an April 16 practice.</em>			 Jacob Moore / Kitsap Daily News
North Kitsap second baseman Max Larsen lays down a bunt during his team’s 13-1 victory on April 18. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap second baseman Max Larsen lays down a bunt during his team’s 13-1 victory on April 18. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap Transit debuts new fast ferries website

Kitsap Transit introduces a new website that provides riders with data on its fast ferries.

Kingston’s Delaney Olson tees off against Port Angeles High School on the first hole on at Peninsula Golf Course in Port Angeles. Golf has been one of the few sports relatively unaffected by recent rainstorms. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Kingston’s Delaney Olson tees off against Port Angeles High School on the first hole on at Peninsula Golf Course in Port Angeles. Golf has been one of the few sports relatively unaffected by recent rainstorms. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Simple Roots Soap has simple beginnings

Hand-made soap made locally with natural ingredients has benefits for skin

<em>Monica Blackwood, Steve Politakis and Patty Lent hug at the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance meeting March 30 after Blackwood and Politakis granted Lent a lifetime achievement award.</em>		 Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Former Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent receives lifetime achievement award

BREMERTON — At the March 30 Kitsap Economic Development Alliance meeting, former Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent was in the spotlight once more as the organization… Continue reading

<em>Monica Blackwood, Steve Politakis and Patty Lent hug at the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance meeting March 30 after Blackwood and Politakis granted Lent a lifetime achievement award.</em>		 Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
A student practices navigation while underway during practical hours of a Bremerton Sail and Power Squadron class.
                                Rick Hurst / Bremerton Sail and Power Squadron

Sail and Power Squadron teaches boater safety

BREMERTON — Bremerton Sail and Power Squadron is the local chapter of an international organization aimed at education, socialization and civic service when it comes… Continue reading

A student practices navigation while underway during practical hours of a Bremerton Sail and Power Squadron class.
                                Rick Hurst / Bremerton Sail and Power Squadron
<em>Tucker Gowin hit two doubles and drove in two runs, including the game-winner, against Olympic on March 21.</em>
                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group
<em>Tucker Gowin hit two doubles and drove in two runs, including the game-winner, against Olympic on March 21.</em>
                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group
Zachary Wyant, shown here practicing hurdles during a spring practice, took 12th in the 300-meter hurdles event at the Cardinal Relays in Orting. (Jacob Moore/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic’s Darelle White wins triple jump at Cardinal Relays

ORTING — Darelle White, the reigning state prep 2A triple jump champion, is officially on the road to defending his crown with a win in… Continue reading

Zachary Wyant, shown here practicing hurdles during a spring practice, took 12th in the 300-meter hurdles event at the Cardinal Relays in Orting. (Jacob Moore/Kitsap News Group)
Gordon Walgren

Long-time Port of Bremerton attorney Gordon Walgren passes away March 13

Community invited to attend public memorial service 1 p.m. April 8 at Kitsap Golf and Country Club.

Gordon Walgren
A local pageant queen greets children in the crowd of spectators at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Bremerton March 17.
                                Michelle Beahm | Kitsap News Group

Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Bremerton a magical experience | Slideshow

The 27th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade draws huge crowds of emerald-clad spectators.

A local pageant queen greets children in the crowd of spectators at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Bremerton March 17.
                                Michelle Beahm | Kitsap News Group
<em>Robert and Carolynn Perkins accept a replica of the Congressional Gold Medal on behalf of Robert’s father, Roscoe Perkins.</em>
                                Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group

Tuskegee Airmen pilot posthumously awarded Congressional Gold Medal

Roscoe Perkins logged nearly 400 flight hours during his years of service, Jan. 1944 and Feb. 1946.

<em>Robert and Carolynn Perkins accept a replica of the Congressional Gold Medal on behalf of Robert’s father, Roscoe Perkins.</em>
                                Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group

2018 inductees to OC Athletic Hall of Fame announced

Includes the men’s basketball team from 1948-49; Dick McKimson, track; and Jill Bekar, basketball.

Consider detours from Bremerton ferry terminal

Due to construction, some lanes will be closed in downtown Bremerton.