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Port Orchard, Washington is located in Kitsap County. Zip codes in Port Orchard, WA include 98367, and 98366. The median home price in Port Orchard is $235,000 which is roughly $143/per square foot. More Port Orchard information.

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Yesterday | Port Orchard

among top 14 small cities in the state

The website described Port Orchard as "a ferry ride away from Seattle and Bremerton, making excursions to the area quite accessible for those wanting to escape for a day or entire weekend.

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Yesterday | Kitsap Sun

Richard Franklin Albertsen, 93

Dad was born in Seattle to John and Jenny Albertsen of Norway. He graduated from Ballard High in 1939 and married the love of his life Patt in 1942.

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Joint fundraiser set for Oso mudslide victims

Members of the Port Orchard Police Department and South Kitsap Fire and Rescue will be collecting donations for the United Way Oso Fund from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19, in the parking lot across from City Hall.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Bremerton Patriot

Stennis sailors partner with schools to teach STEM

Cryptologic Technician Collection 2nd Class Melvin Woods assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis instructs students at Mullenix Ridge Elementary School on how to make a bristlebot by attaching the bristles from a toothbrush head to a pager motor and battery.

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Port Orchard Orchard

Woman pleads not guilty in father's death

A trial date has been set for June 2 for a woman accused of second-degree murder of her father because of neglect.

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Central Kitsap Reporter

Improvements taking shape at Tracyton dock

It may not look like much to some. But for Ted Hilliard and those who support the Port of Tracyton, it's a start.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Historic ferry Carlisle II's stay in boat yard extended

The damage was discovered during an annual Coast Guard inspection at Port Townsend's Haven Boatworks, Kitsap Transit Executive Director John Clauson told the board Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Not-guilty plea for lawyer accused of perjury

A Port Orchard defense attorney accused of perjury for allegedly having a client and his wife sign court documents swearing the attorney hadn't hit on the client's wife pleaded not guilty Tuesday.

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Kitsap Sun

Port Orchard, utility district at odds over who owns pump station

Sewage still flows into South Kitsap's wastewater treatment plant, and water cleaned of impurities continues to flow into Sinclair Inlet, despite the fact that an agreement between the two parties that operate the plant expired more than a month ago.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Bremerton's Pacific Avenue project wraps up

The final phase of Pacific Avenue's makeover, a project that completes the connection between downtown Bremerton and Evergreen-Rotary Park via wide sidewalks, is nearly complete and more than a month before schedule.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Titans softball team takes second at tourney

The 12U Titans, who have players from Silverdale to Port Orchard, took second in the Bronze bracket at the Demarini South End Invite last weekend.

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North Kitsap Herald

Mayor: Area growth rate greater than expected

Kitsap is growing. But some regions are growing faster than others, and if local leaders don't prepare for the coming tide of residents, one mayor says, it will be difficult to enjoy the area.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Mass Transit

WA: Port Orchard Onboard with Another Summer of Foot Ferry Service

April 10--PORT ORCHARD -- The City Council has agreed to again subsidize extra foot ferry runs between Bremerton and Port Orchard on summer weekends, holidays and festival days, when the Kitsap Transit foot ferry does not operate.

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Port Orchard Orchard

Cafe Gabrielle: Let me feed you

Beyond the white tables and chairs arranged outside, the open lobby and minimum yet stylish dA©cor brings to mind the European cafA©s found in old black-and-white feature films.

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Port Orchard Orchard

Council approves 2-year contract for police chief

The Port Orchard council unanimously approved a two-year contact for Police Chief Geoffrey Marti which will end in April 2016.

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The News Tribune

A vintage 'butterfly'

On the Pantages stage, in front of latticed screens and painted cherry blossom, Naomi Ruiz stands waiting for a blocking cue.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Central Kitsap Reporter

Port increases Port Orchard Marina moorage fees

Commissioners for the Port of Bremerton unanimously approved a 5 percent increase in moorage rates Tuesday for the 158 covered slips at the Port Orchard Marina.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Bainbridge eases ability to hire more police officers

Already down two officers, spending hundreds of dollars in overtime and aggressively pursuing a serial burglar, Bainbridge Island Police Chief Matthew Hamner appeared like a weight had been lifted off his shoulders.

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Kitsap Sun

Port Orchard to begin $6 million well project

Yields at some existing wells have been declining. The project will bring the recently constructed Well 10, near Retsil, into full production and connect it to another well nearby, where the city will install a new water treatment system.

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Kitsap Sun

Port Orchard onboard with another summer of foot ferry service

The City Council has agreed to again subsidize extra foot ferry runs between Bremerton and Port Orchard on summer weekends, holidays and festival days, when the Kitsap Transit foot ferry does not operate.

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