U.S. Navy

Navy applies to use state parks for special warfare training

Three of 29 state parks referred in the application reside in Kitsap County

 

Asst. Secretary of Navy visits local naval installations

Lucian Niemeyer addressed environmental, installation concerns

 

Navy to test drinking water wells near Bangor for PFAS contamination

Two informational meetings to be held in February regarding water sampling

 

Suquamish Chairman Leonard Forsman speaks to the Tribe’s lawsuit against the U.S. Navy (Kitsap News Group)

Suquamish Tribe announces outcome of lawsuit against Navy

The Suquamish Tribe announced during a press conference Wednesday, Jan. 29, that the U.S. Navy has agreed to a 10-year moratorium on scraping ship hulls… Continue reading

Suquamish Chairman Leonard Forsman speaks to the Tribe’s lawsuit against the U.S. Navy (Kitsap News Group)

Navy to conduct anti-terrorism exercises Feb. 3-14

Annual exercise designed to ensure readiness for potential security threats

Community remembers influential Navy supporters

Helen Miller and Dr. Byron Faber passed away last year, both served in the local Navy League

Wreaths Across America ceremony honors fallen veterans

Community members placed wreaths on veterans’ graves at Ivy Green Cemetery in Bremerton

USS Olympia arrives in Bremerton for decommissioning

The fast-attack Los Angeles-class submarine was commissioned Nov. 17, 1984

Shipyard welcomes educators and counselors for tour

Tour consisted of hands-on demonstrations and Q&A panels

USS Pennsylvania sailor charged with dealing cocaine

Lt. Riley W. Hoffman was also charged with possession of MDMA

Port Madison Enterprises Construction awarded $99M Navy contract

The U.S. Navy has selected the Suquamish Tribe’s Port Madison Enterprises Construction Corporation, or PMECC, for a five-year contract of up to $99 million in… Continue reading

9th annual Keyport Fest draws in youth and car enthusiasts

All proceeds from festival go toward maintenance of Keyport Parks and North Kitsap High School band

Shipyard conducting oil spill training exercise in Sinclair Inlet

According to shipyard officials, no simulated oil or other liquid will be discharged into the water

Shipyard completes maintenance on USS Connecticut

Vessel is one of three Seawolf-class submarines in the Navy’s fleet

NUWC Division, Keyport one of five locations nationwide to launch Tech Bridges initiative

Initiative aims to facilitate better communication and collaboration between Navy and private sector

Manchester Fuel Depot’s EAP open for review

NAVAL BASE KITSAP-MANCHESTER — The U.S. Navy released its Draft Environmental Assessment report and opened a 30-day public comment period on the proposed fuel tank… Continue reading

Finally: Bremerton Landfill-Gorst Creek is restored and clean

April 19 commemoration applauded the combined governmental-Tribal multiyear cleanup.

Port Orchard sailor cuts a wide swath in her destroyer mission

Specialist Jennifer Mathis is one of many who keeps USS Curtis Wilbur on task.

Finally: Bremerton Landfill-Gorst Creek is restored and clean

April 19 commemoration applauded the combined governmental-Tribal multiyear cleanup.