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  1. Eyman tax cap now has some big supporters seeking reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Crosscut.com

    ... support. But in Olympia, several Republican senators still had his back, most vocally from Sen. Jan Angel, R-Port Orchard, who pushed the county representatives to be more creative with revenue. There are also appears to be a disconnect between the ...

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  2. Long-sought bill to help dental care on tribal land is first to pass LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Olympian

    ... the clientele that they're serving." Some state lawmakers, like state Rep. Michelle Caldier, a Republican from Port Orchard, still have doubts that dental therapists will improve access to care. Caldier, who is a dentist, voted against the bill in ...

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  3. Woman killed in house fire south of Port Orchard identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    South Kitsap Fire and Rescue crews responded to the home and found her two sons, who also lived at the home, trying to fight the fire. The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office says a small marijuana grow and illegal hash-oil extraction lab.

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  4. Aaron BurkhalterRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Real Change

    The first journalism job I ever had was at the Port Orchard Independent, just across the water from West Seattle. We had a newsroom of five people, including our editor.

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  5. Elma Auto Racing Hall of Fame names Class of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Daily World

    ... and occasionally races with his driver Tony Thomas. Lytle is also a member of the Push Rods of Hoquiam. Port Orchard's Dick Aduddell raced one of the most recognizable sounding engines to circle the Grays Harbor Fairgrounds half-mile. A Buick ...

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  6. Body found after tugboat runs aground near Port OrchardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Searchers have found a man's body several hours after a boat ran aground near Port Orchard. The Kitsap Sun reports the body was discovered Tuesday floating near rocks along Navy Yard Highway.

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  7. Beyond Wells Fargo, city of Seattle's banking options unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... been scheduled for a hearing, but you can help. The chair of that committee is Jan Angel , a Republican out of Port Orchard, and if you want to give her office a call the number is..." Another option the city council is interested in is working with ...

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  8. BIP-backed Homewood buys Evergreen LumberRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | PE Hub

    ... ("DIY") customers, throughout the greater Seattle and Puget Sound markets. The business is headquartered in Port Orchard with a nearby door and trim facility. Evergreen employs 45 people and has a 77-year legacy of serving the Seattle and Puget ...

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  9. Transitions Optical Names Winners of its Annual Transitions Innovation AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Vision Monday

    ... winners were selected from a field of three finalists in each category. The winners were: Pacific Eye Care of Port Orchard, Wash., which received the 2016 Best in Growth Achievement award. Jamie Nelson, practice manager at Pacific Eye Care, accepted ...

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  10. Kitsap deputies rescue starving dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. PORT ORCHARD, Wash. - Kitsap County deputies rescued an abandoned dog on Monday that was found while they were doing a welfare check at a ...

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  11. WA: Kitsap Transit Adds Service for Two HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Mass Transit

    ... ferry measure will free another $1.5 million annually for bus service. That's the cost to operate the Bremerton-Port Orchard ferries, which will be shifted from the bus budget to a new ferry budget. Though the agency's financial situation has ...

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  12. Kennewick police host 2017 Polar PlungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... inspired by the death of her 12-year-old daughter Piper from influenza. Lowery and a handful of friends in Port Orchard are working with the Fight the Flu Foundation to help encourage parents to have their children vaccinated against the flu. 15 ...

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  13. Hundreds turn out to celebrate retiring Tumwater football coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Olympian

    ... taught students and athletes lessons that were applicable on the field and in life, said Chet Doughty, 40, of Port Orchard. "Forty years from now here at this high school they'll be talking about the 'Never Give Up' attitude and all of those little ...

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  14. Reading: Andy BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Spokane 7

    Andy Brown is an Air Force law enforcement veteran from Port Orchard, Washington. After serving in Idaho, Greece, Washington, Hawaii and New Mexico, he returned to the Spokane, Washington area where he works for the Department of Homeland Security.

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  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | WKOW-TV

    Friends and family of Josh McCall, the cerebral palsy patient who fulfilled a dream of attending a Packers-Seahawks game at Lambeau Field last fall, say he has died. Facebook page says the 30-year-old from Port Orchard died Thursday.

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  16. Ilene C. MunozRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Ellsworth Reporter

    ... by her son, Bob Munoz of Kanopolis; daughter, Susan Rice (Bruce), of Salina; son, Charlie Munoz (Maria) of Port Orchard, Wash.; 12 grandchildren; 15 great- grandchildren; sister, Helen Eckelman of Missoula, Mt.; and several nieces and nephews. She ...

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  17. Lester MitchelRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Osky News

    ... wife of over 42 years, Judy Mitchel of rural Oskaloosa; a daughter and her husband, Patty (& Scott) Hampton of Port Orchard, Washington; a son, Leslie Mitchel of Missouri; a step daughter and her husband, Mary (& Bill) Carman of rural Oskaloosa; a ...

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  18. John Worthington v. City of Bremerton City of Poulsbo City of Port...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    JOHN WORTHINGTON, Petitioner, v. CITY OF BREMERTON; CITY OF POULSBO; CITY OF PORT ORCHARD; KITSAP COUNTY; STATE OF WASHINGTON; WESTNET AFFILIATE JURISDICTIONS, Respondents.

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  19. La Deaux named to AP Little All-America First-TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Minot Daily News

    Minot State University senior punter Aaron La Deaux has been selected to the Associated Press Little All-America team, which honors the top players in NCAA Division II, Division III and NAIA. La Deaux, from Port Orchard, Wash., was named to the AP Little All-America First-Team, the first such recognition for a Minot State football player.

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  20. Bremerton man triggers 3-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | The Olympian

    ... 04 and crashed into a second vehicle. A third vehicle avoided being hit, but drove into the curb. A 21-year-old Port Orchard man was injured and taken to Harrison Medical Center. A 76-year-old woman also was injured and taken to the same destination.

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