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  1. Opinion | NO: Fast ferry will benefit a few at the cost of manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Voters have twice rejected passenger-only ferry proposals from Kitsap Transit and some of our local politicians and wealthy developers still can't seem to understand what the word "no" means. Kitsap Transit Proposition 1 is a bad deal for the average Kitsap County voter.

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  2. Opinion | YES: High-speed cross-sound ferry system will benefit KitsapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Kitsap voters have the opportunity to approve a high-speed, cross-sound ferry system linking North Kitsap, Bremerton and South Kitsap to downtown Seattle. These half-hour or less crossings are first and foremost about having better access to jobs and economic opportunity for Kitsap County.

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  3. Court Report, Oct. 14, 2016, editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Protection order violation: A 41-year-old Port Orchard woman was charged with violation of a court protection order, with the addition of a special charge of domestic violence. - Third-degree theft: A Silverdale man, age 36, was charged with third degree theft when he was caught shoplifting from Macy's in Kitsap Mall on Oct. 10. - Driving under the influence and driving without an ignition interlock: A 25-year-old Port Orchard man was charged with a single count of driving while under the influence on Oct. 10, with a second charge added of driving without a functioning ignition interlock.

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  4. 12 state press awards for Bremerton Patriot, Central Kitsap ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    The Bremerton Patriot and Central Kitsap Reporter won 12 awards in the 2016 Better Newspaper Contest sponsored by the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association. In addition to the newspapers' awards, Richard Walker, Sound Publishing's managing editor in Kitsap, received the Feature Writer of the Year award for stories written for the North Kitsap Herald.

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  5. Creepy clown sightings rise as trend spreads nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    These are not your jolly Bozos from your favorite Saturday morning kids' show. Think more of Krusty the Klown's psychotic brother.

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  6. The Beautiful Beginning of a new specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    When her Facebook friends began sharing their high-school senior portraits, Ashley Kidwell was reminded that she doesn't have one. "That was something I missed out on: I didn't get to have senior portraits," Kidwell said.

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  7. Bremerton Retrospective: The day the earth stood stillRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    For Americans on the West Coast, the day was just starting, cheerful and sunny. First cups of coffee were being poured and people were trying to focus their eyes to read the morning paper of Sept.

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  8. PSNS & Imf Stem program wins regional community service awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Corinne Beach, PSNS & IMF K-12 STEM Outreach Coordinator, explains why the pressure gauge must reach 40 psi before the child, enrolled in the Bangor School Age Care Program, can launch his pneumatic rocket during a STEM outreach project coordinated by Naval Sea Systems Command and PSNS & IMF. BREMERTON - A Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility program of educational outreach has earned a Navy Community Service Program award from Navy Region Northwest.

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  9. Guilty verdict for DeJesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    After nine weeks of testimony and three days of deliberation, a Kitsap County jury on Tuesday morning found Gerardo DeJesus guilty of two counts of murder for a fatal shooting at the Kariotis Mobile Home Park in East Bremerton. DeJesus was found guilty of murdering his former girlfriend, Heather Kelso, and Kaden Lum, the infant son of Kelso's roommate.

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  10. Opportunities to get to know the candidates | In Our OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    But local positions on the Nov. 8 ballot are vitally important as well. Those elected will make decisions regarding state and county spending, land use, public safety, transportation, water and wastewater management and more.

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  11. Court Report, Sept. 23, 2016, editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    The alleged counts took place on approximately Sept. 16. - Possession of Controlled Substance with intent to distribute: A 64-year-old Port Orchard man was hit with one count of possessing methamphetamines with the intent to sell and distribute.

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  12. Roller Derby: 'fun, hard and you can hit people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    "It's fun, hard and you can hit people," said Jessica Dickerson. "It's chaotic, and when you can get on the same level with your team, it's the best feeling."

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  13. Community briefs, Sept. 23, 2016, editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton and McCormick Woods Gold Club in Port Orchard exclusively hosts the Sunrise Special for seniors, which includes a round of golf, a complimentary cart and a choice of soup of the day or bottomless coffee. Start the day off right and play nine holes for $29 or the full 18 for $49 Sept.

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  14. Port of Bremerton enjoys fruitful marketing effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    When people hear the words "Port of Bremerton," they likely think of the Bremerton marina, and possibly the airport as well. But the economic footprint the port leaves in this area is massive indeed, and growing larger as efforts to market the Ports of Bremerton and Port Orchard pay serious dividends.

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  15. Camp to Belong: a place for separated siblings to reuniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    But for a select few, circumstances not of their creation have taken away the most precious individuals they will ever know: their brother or sister. Camp to Belong exists to make sure some of the absence so keenly felt by children in the foster-care system is reduced.

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  16. County Commission's political balance will be decided Nov. 8 | 2016 ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    In the general election campaign for Kitsap County commissioner in District 2, voters could scarcely have a clearer divide between the two candidates. On one side is Christopher Tibbs of Port Orchard, the young conservative firebrand who rescued the Kitsap County Republican Party from virtual insolvency and restored it to solid financial footing.

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  17. Clear divide between candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    In the general election campaign for Kitsap County Commissioner in District 2, voters could scarcely have a clearer divide between the two candidates. On one side is Christopher Tibbs, of Port Orchard, the young conservative firebrand who rescued the Kitsap County Republican Party from virtual insolvency and restored it to solid financial footing.

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  18. Upcoming candidate forums | Political NotebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Candidate forums scheduled across the water SEATTLE - Take a ferry and get to meet candidates for state treasurer, auditor and secretary of state. The League of Women Voters of Seattle-King County and the League of Women Voters of Washington is co-hosting two public forums in which candidates for statewide office discuss the issues of their campaigns.

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  19. Port Orchard's Lighthouse restaurant closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Port Orchard's Lighthouse restaurant is closing its doors Thursday following the purchase of the building it is housed in on the waterfront. The new owner, Ali Kashi, who owns a chain of Cheers Bar and Grill restaurants in the Puget Sound region, has purchased the property from owner 429 Bay Street LLC, led by Tim Tweten.

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  20. Drive sober campaign starts Aug. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Bremerton Patriot

    Approximately one-third of drivers in Washington were drug-positive, according to a new study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration . "As we kick-off the summer 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign, we want drivers to be as aware of the dangers of driving under the influence of drugs as they are of the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol," said Darrin Grondel, Washington Traffic safety commission director.

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