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  1. Clergy list of alleged sexual abusers provided by Seattle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    A list of 77 priests, brothers, deacons and sisters accused of sexually assaulting children since the early part of the last century was released today by the Archdiocese of Seattle. One of the priests accused was James Pommier, who had been assigned to the periodic ministry for the Olympic Peninsula area and served from 1979-1985 with St. Gabriel in Port Orchard.

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  2. Tall ships to visit Brownsville and Port Orchard in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington State, and Hawaiian Chieftain have announced their summer ports of call for 2016. Both vessels will spend their summer in Puget Sound and in Grays Harbor, visiting 10 ports and offering educational programs, public sailing excursions and public walk-on tours at most locations.

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  3. Pickup truck driver cited for speed after crashing into school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    The driver of a pickup truck who was hauling a load of bark in a trailer was cited for driving too fast for conditions after he crashed into Mercedes sedan and a school bus around 4:06 p.m. Jan. 12. According to the Washington State Patrol, Steven G. Brett, 63, of Bremerton, was cited for driving too fast for conditions. Brett was northbound on State Route 3, about one mile south of Bremerton, and approaching the intersection with Lake Flora Road in a 2007 Chevrolet pickup truck.

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  4. Pop-up bookstore becomes a permanent Bremerton featureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Suzanne Droppert, owner of Liberty Bay Books, is responding to customer feedback in a great way: the pop-up location of her bookstore is sticking around in Bremerton. Droppert said she got the idea first from Bremerton business approaching her about expanding in order to fill a void in Bremerton, and recently from an employee who had thought about opening her own bookstore in Bremerton before changing her mind.

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  5. Cruz arrested in South KitsapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Arnold Mafnas Cruz, a man wanted by sheriff's detectives in connection with the robbery and disappearance of 89-year-old Robert Archie Hood, surrendered to deputies Jan. 1. According to a Kitsap County Sheriff's Office statement, Cruz, 47, spoke with an employee at a business in the 6700 block of Bethel Road SE, south of Port Orchard, at 3:50 a.m. and requested that the employe call 911. Cruz then identified himself and told the employee that he was wanted by law enforcement and that he wished to voluntarily surrender.

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  6. Judge denies motion to dismiss; Kalac to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Kitsap County Superior Court Judge Jeannette Dalton denied the defense's motion to dismiss the case against alleged murderer David Kalac on Friday, Dec. 11. Kalac is charged with murdering girlfriend Amber Lynn Coplin on Nov. 4, 2014, in her Port Orchard home. The case made national headlines after police alleged that Kalac posted graphic photos of Coplin's lifeless body on the controversial website 4chan, orchestrating the incident so that Coplin's 13-year-old son would discover his mother's body upon arriving home from school.

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  7. Bremerton woman leads police on chase to Port OrchardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    A Bremerton woman racked up a series of traffic violations after she led Bremerton and Port Orchard police on a wild chase Dec. 4. According to court documents, the incident began when the 26-year-old woman allegedly wound up in a fight with a man she knew on Bay Vista Boulevard in Bremerton. During the incident, the woman got into a blue Nissan sedan and allegedly knocked the man over with the car.

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  8. 'Shop With a Cop' brings early ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    About 110 cops lined the front of Walmart Dec. 5 awaiting a motorcade. They weren't greeting politicians or dignitaries or celebrities.

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  9. Port Orchard Dragonfly Cinema looking for new ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    The Dragonfly Cinema on Bay Street is up for grabs. And if you have developed the best proposal, the owner, Gryphon Shafer, will hand the business to you.

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  10. Rufener chosen as KCSO corrections leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Lt. Mark R. Rufener has been selected for appointment to the grade of chief of division within the sheriff's office. Rufener will lead the corrections division and command the Kitsap County Jail as chief of corrections upon the retirement of Chief Ned Newlin at the end of the year.

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  11. Silverdale Harrison project aiming for 2019 openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Harrison Medical Center provided a preview of what its expanded Silverdale campus might look like, and also indicated its plans for a downtown Bremerton campus, during a presentation to the Central Kitsap Community Council Nov. 19. Jim Alvarez, executive director, support services for Harrison Medical Center, said Harrison was finished with the "concept" design, which called for the Silverdale campus to be flexible and efficient and a "reset" of how healthcare in Kitsap was delivered, with modernized facilities for both the hospital and for ambulatory care. The expanded hospital will also feature a medical office building on-site to house specialists.

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  12. Motorcyclist injured after being struck by alleged drunk driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    A 58-year-old Port Orchard man was injured after the motorcycle he was riding was struck by a another motorist Nov. 19. The crash occurred at 5:30 p.m. as both vehicles were traveling west on State Route 304 near Charleston Beach Roach. According to the Washington State Patrol, a 39-year-old Bremerton woman driving a 1995 Honda Accord made an unsafe lane change and struck a 2010 Kawasaki motorcycle driven by the Port Orchard man.

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  13. Belfair man killed in four-vehicle Gorst crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    A 71-year-old Belfair man was killed and two other people were injured in a four-vehicle crash on State Route 16 Nov. 19. Andrew David Tobler, 30, of Fircrest, who allegedly caused the crash, was charged with DUI and vehicular homicide, according to a Washington State Patrol report. According to the report, Tobler was driving a white 2003 Ford Ranger pickup truck south on State Route 3 in Gorst at 5:21 a.m. and was transitioning to eastbound State Route 16. At that time, a 71-year-old Belfair motorist pulled out of the Gorst 76 gas station in his blue 2004 Kia Rio.

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  14. PSE working to restore power to Kitsap customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Puget Sound Energy stated in an email that crews were making good progress with efforts to restore power. As of 3 p.m., roughly 45,600 PSE customers in the Puget Sound region were without power.

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  15. New bookstore, poetry readings, author workshop | BookendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Central Kitsap

    Currently, Bremerton, population 40,000, has no new bookstore. "We will be staffing our small indie bookstore from our Poulsbo location with new books - best sellers, regional authors, favorite children's titles, sidelines, cards, games, and more," owner Suzanne Droppert reported.

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  16. County wants your input on the draft Comprehensive PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Kitsap County's Department of Community Development will host hosting three open houses so the public can learn about the Comprehensive Plan Update. The Comprehensive Plan guides county decisions and services on a wide range of topics including housing, transportation, land use, parks, natural environment and more.

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  17. It's Election Day. Get your ballots in by 8 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    A lot is at stake - in many communities, a majority of city council positions and school board positions are on the ballot. But this election may be equally remembered for its dearth of candidates - of 66 positions on the ballot countywide, 38 candidates are unopposed.

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  18. Matthes apologizes for altercation, but says he followed the law during meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    In the aftermath of a Friday altercation between Mayor Tim Matthes and Teresa Osinski, executive vice president of the Kitsap County Home Builders Association, Matthes today offered an apology to City of Port Orchard staff, citizens and his supporters. "I'm so unhappy with what happened Friday," Matthes said in his office at City Hall.

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  19. Thriving in digital world topic of Nov. 10 business forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    The Kitsap Business Forum will present "Thriving in a Digital World: How to leverage the digital age for growth" on Nov. 10. David Mitchell, PMR Business Coaching and Consulting will lead a discussion with local business leaders that have successfully leveraged their businesses online. Panelists include Lisa Dunlap of Bon Bon Candies, Dirck Schou of Taqtile, and Michael Gordon of Kitsap Bank.

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  20. Inside the Haggen grocery chain's spectacular acquisition failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    The former Safeway store on Bethel Avenue in Port Orchard became a Haggen store at 9 a.m. March 8. Haggen plans to close the store this month. Editor's note: Haggen's stores slated for closure, including the Port Orchard store, will close by Nov. 28, according to Haggen spokeswoman Deborah Pleva.

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