Emergency calls

Port Orchard house destroyed by fire; no injuries reported

Port Orchard house destroyed by fire; no injuries reported

PORT ORCHARD — No injuries were reported in a house fire on Goldenrod Street in Port Orchard July 28. South Kitsap Fire and Rescue responded… Continue reading

Port Orchard house destroyed by fire; no injuries reported
Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue, as well as Bremerton and Navy Region Northwest fire departments, battled a structure fire July 19 in the 9600 block of Misery Point Road NW.                                Photo courtesy CKFR
Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue, as well as Bremerton and Navy Region Northwest fire departments, battled a structure fire July 19 in the 9600 block of Misery Point Road NW.                                Photo courtesy CKFR
A twin-engine airplane’s nose landing gear did not extend, forcing the pilot to land without it. He made a ‘textbook’ landing, with minimal damage to the plane and runway, and all three people on board exited uninjured.                                Photo courtesy South Kitsap Fire and Rescue

Pilot lands plane safely despite nose landing gear ‘malfunction’

BREMERTON — A pilot had to make a challenging landing June 19 at Bremerton National Airport when the nose gear of his aircraft wouldn’t come… Continue reading

A twin-engine airplane’s nose landing gear did not extend, forcing the pilot to land without it. He made a ‘textbook’ landing, with minimal damage to the plane and runway, and all three people on board exited uninjured.                                Photo courtesy South Kitsap Fire and Rescue