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  1. SLIDESHOW: West Seattle Grand Parade was local pageantry and funRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Seattle Herald

    ... President's Trophy - Marysville Strawberry Festival 3rd Place - WS Rotary Foundation Trophy - Fathom's O' Fun, Port Orchard Overall Parade Winners 1st Seattle School All-City Marching Band 2nd Westside Baby - Stuff the Bus 3rd Port Orchard Fathoms ...

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  2. West Seattle Grand Parade 2016, report #2: The winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | West Seattle Blog

    ... OVERALL PARADE WINNERS 1st - Seattle Schools All-City Marching Band 2nd - Westside Baby - Stuff the Bus 3rd - Port Orchard Fathoms O' Fun Float DRILL TEAMS, SENIOR, AND CHEER SQUADS 1st - Electronettes Drill Team & Drum Squad 2nd - The Lady's of ...

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  3. 'Divisiveness and hate will not win the day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Bremerton Patriot

    ... Deputy Chief Andy Pate said of the recent shootings of police officers in Dallas, Baton Rouge and Kansas City. Port Orchard Police Cmdr. Dale Schuster said, "The targeting of police officers across the nation has hit all of us emotionally. The ...

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  4. City establishes an online public records portalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Port Orchard Orchard

    The City of Port Orchard has established an online public records request portal that will allow users to access city documents. According to officials, it will allow the public to request documents from the city, excluding court and police records, using an internet-based system that will upload documents for review.

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  5. Snapshot | Skip the fries this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Area resident Patti Wolf captured a photo of an errant SUV that couldn't keep to the roadway at the Port Orchard Burger King. Area resident Patti Wolf captured a photo of an errant SUV that couldn't keep to the roadway at the Port Orchard Burger King.

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  6. Myhre's facade work languishes while contractor resolves issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Long-promised improvements to the facade of Port Orchard's Myhre Building continue to languish while its project contractor seeks to solve challenges brought on by deterioration to the building from weather exposure. Building owner Mansour Samadpour agreed to spruce up the landmark building's shabby appearance after discussions late last year with Mayor Rob Putaansuu.

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  7. Waterfront parking cost to increase; park's green space to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Just how much or in what fashion was open for debate at the City Council work session July 19. Mayor Rob Putaansuu released a letter to customers who use the location for all-day parking and then access the Port Orchard-to-Bremerton foot ferry. The current parking rate for all-day parking is $5, but Putaansuu said that fee would rise by $2 if council members agree at their July 26 meeting."

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  8. Childhood friends rally around Vietnam vetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... in Retsil, Wash. for recuperation and rehabilitation. Retsil is located across the waters of Puget Sound, near Port Orchard. It requires a drive to West Seattle, a 40-minute ferry ride from Fauntleroy to Southworth, then a 20-minute drive to the ...

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  9. Karst Brandsma to lead SKSD through upcoming school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... next year, it's no secret that a third attempt to approve a construction bond to build a second high school in Port Orchard is also on the board's agenda. "I've a repertoire of strategies to provide information to the public to help the community ...

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  10. Donation to Reading area Goodwill prompt a visit from the bomb squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Philly.com

    ... bomb squad https://t.co/ZCfbIxdTIN pic.twitter.com/7wzBNMWNov A Japanese -made World War II grenade found at a Port Orchard, WA Goodwill in May prompted an evacuation of the store and a police visit, the Port Orchard Independent reported. "The ...

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  11. Sheriff's deputies seek information about attempted abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Kitsap County Sheriff's Office detectives are seeking information about a man in his 20s to 30s who attempted to abduct a woman July 17 in the 1500 block of SE Cedar Road, just outside the Port Orchard city limits south of Sedgwick Road. She was walking along the street at around 4 p.m. when a light blue extended-cab truck pulled up and a man got out.

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  12. A look back at July 11, 1990 | This Day in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Bremerton Patriot

    ... was needed, given "there is no place to get fuel in the Bremerton area anymore." The closest options were in Port Orchard or Poulsbo. If your boat has a motor, odds are you'll steer toward a port where you can refuel over one that doesn't offer ...

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  13. Four Kitsap youth wrestlers succeed at nationals in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... as they competed among the nation's top freestyle and Greco-Roman youth wrestlers. Mitchell Neiner of Port Orchard, 11, earned a first-place finish in the Freestyle Novice 65-pound division and finished third in the Greco-Roman tournament. Thor ...

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  14. Boxing clinic proves it's as much about the mindset as the bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... Cabillo said Tom will compete at the showcase he's working to set up at the community center. He, along with Port Orchard's gym Cal's Olympic Boxing, are working with Mayor Patty Lent to set up the area's first competition. And the thought gets ...

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  15. Local law enforcement officials grieve their fellow officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Bremerton Patriot

    ... of concern and support for the people affected by the Dallas shootings. Those officials were Geoffrey Marti, Port Orchard chief of police; Matthew Hamner, Bainbridge Island chief of police; Steven Strachan, Bremerton chief of police; Gary Simpson, ...

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  16. Primary election ballots put in the mail this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... also are available at three South Kitsap locations: Kitsap County Administration Building, 619 Division St., Port Orchard; South Kitsap Fire and Rescue Station 8 at 1974 Fircrest Dr. SE; and SKFR Station 17 at 7990 McCormick Woods Dr. SW, both also ...

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  17. City Council agrees to $20 car license feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Port Orchard's City Council voted at its July 12 meeting to impose a $20 fee on vehicle licenses when city residents renew their tabs.Council members agreed 6-1 to approve the new ordinance, in which approximately $200,000 raised each year will be allocated to help fund prioritized city transportation projects. Councilman John Clauson was the sole member to vote against the ordinance.

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  18. POBSA tickets for SeaFeast going fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Port Orchard Orchard

    The Port Orchard Bay Street Association is hosting its SeaFeast Dinner and Auction Aug. 6 to raise funds for the business organization. The event will take place at 5 p.m. at Port Orchard's Lighthouse restaurant.

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  19. Biologists watching sockeye migrationRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Challis Messenger

    ... to migrate to the ocean. The captive breeding program keeps two genetically identical populations in Eagle and Port Orchard, Washington. A small portion of the eggs taken from captive adults, as well as from some of the sockeye that return from the ...

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  20. SKSD selects three finalists for interim superintendent jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... during an open public meeting July 19 at the District Administration Building, 2689 Hoover Ave. SE in Port Orchard. The first interview is set for 3 p.m. The public is invited to attend and give the board written suggestions about the candidates, ...

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