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  1. Man charged in fatal hit-and-run of Port Orchard womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A 49-year-old Bremerton man has been charged with fatally hitting a Port Orchard woman in 2015, and then leaving the scene. The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office said Friday that they took a man into custody on Thursday in the hit-and-run death of Chris Lukkasson.

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  2. Brew Five Three music and beer fest returns to Downtown Tacoma on August 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 11 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Mark your calendar. Order your early bird tickets now. On Saturday, August 11th in downtown Tacoma, the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts hosts the sixth annual Brew Five Three beer and music festival .

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  3. Man who initially received death penalty is resentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Washington man who received the death penalty as a juvenile has been re-sentenced to 48 years in prison following a U.S. Supreme Court decision that brought his case back to court. Michael Furman was sentenced to death in 1990 for raping and killing 85-year-old Ann Presler in her Port Orchard home.

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  4. Department of Defense employee pleads guilty to sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Federal officials say a Department of Defense civilian employee from Port Orchard has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a co-worker while on a temporary assignment to a U.S. Naval base in Japan. The U.S. Justice Department says 36-year-old Michael Cerera pleaded guilty Thursday to one count of abusive sexual contact before U.S. Magistrate Judge J. Richard Creatura of the Western District of Washington.

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  5. They Were the HaftersonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Haftersons were the first people to welcome us to the neighborhood. Idling their car in the alley along our snowy backyard white-haired Marion leaned over her husband Jim to say, "You must be the new neighbors."

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  6. Sex offender accused of extorting men on gay dating sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A registered sex offender in Washington is accused of collecting explicit videos from men he met on gay dating sites, then threatening to send the videos to their friends and family if the men don't send him more. The Kitsap Sun reports Christopher Malik Longmire was charged last week in Kitsap County Superior Court with three counts of second-degree extortion with sexual motivation and three counts of possession of child pornography.

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  7. Prosecutors rule Port Orchard shooting by deputy justifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Kitsap Sun reports Deputy Carl Shanks fired multiple shots at 35-year-old Brent Lee Heath striking him in the head following a 20-mile car chase that ended in Port Orchard in September. Heath survived the shooting.

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  8. Fellow ferry riders help police in fatal hit-and-run caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Charging documents say a Washington state man accused in a fatal hit and run near Port Orchard is known by fellow ferry commuters to be an erratic driver. The Kitsap Sun reports that 33-year-old Dominic Landric Dixon was charged on Tuesday with felony hit and run for the March 22 crash that killed 34-year-old Katherine Phillips as she attempted to pour gas into a car stalled on Sedgwick Road.

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  9. Man arrested in hit and run that killed womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities say a driver suspected of striking and killing a woman who had stopped to help a stranded motorist in Port Orchard has been arrested. The Kitsap Sun reports the man was arrested at his place of work Monday and was booked into the Kitsap County Jail for investigation of felony hit and run.

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  10. Man forges wife's name on divorce papersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Kitsap Sun reports Brian Kimmell's now-former wife, Cassie Kimmell, says she was mystified why he would go behind her back as they had agreed to divorce. The best she could figure was that in March 2015 - about eight months before Brian Kimmell allegedly forged his documents - social media posts showed he had gotten married to another woman even though he was still married to her.

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  11. Car that killed Kitsap good Samaritan likely foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Detectives with the Washington State Patrol have found and seized the car that they believe was involved in a fatal hit-and-run early Thursday near Port Orchard. The incident killed 34-year-old Katie Phillips of Belfair.

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  12. Woman who helped motorist killed in Port Orchard hit-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Washington State Patrol says a woman who stopped to help a stranded motorist was struck and killed in a hit and run in Kitsap County. Trooper Russ Winger says the driver who hit the woman around 5 a.m. Thursday in Port Orchard didn't stop.

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  13. Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver near Port OrchardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    According to the Washington State Patrol, a pedestrian was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Sedgwick Road near Peppermill Road near Port Orchard early Thursday morning. A pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver early Thursday in Kitsap County, the Washington State Patrol reports.

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  14. Jim Moore: A goodbye letter to Willie, the Go 2 PupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Willie, my golden retriever, died Sept. 7. Like other dog owners, I talked to him all the time, never truly knowing if he comprehended anything I was saying.

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  15. Silverdale man sentenced to prison for fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Washington state man was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison after authorities say he fatally hit a motorcyclist while he was driving under the influence of drugs in September. The Kitsap Sun reports 59-year-old Michael H. Keen was sentenced Friday in a Port Orchard courtroom after pleading guilty to vehicular homicide for the death of 76-year-old Arthur Henry Giddings.

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  16. Bremerton man sentenced for killing elderly neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Family members of an 87-year-old man who was killed while he slept extended forgiveness to the Bremerton man convicted of second-degree murder and sentenced to 20 years in prison. The Kitsap Sun reports that 45-year-old Craig Warren Miller Jr. was sentenced Tuesday for the death of Floyd Zumwalt, who was stabbed and bludgeoned by the neighbor in November 2015.

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  17. Family of 4 killed in Port Orchard house fire identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Kitsap County Sheriff's office on Monday identified the victims as 38-year-old Merle Simpson, his children 2-year-old Madison and 1-year-old Collin, and his 63-year-old mother Vili Simpson. Merle Simpson's father, Donald Simpson, escaped the house early Saturday.

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  18. Police: Man tried to steal sailboat, called owner in processRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Washington state authorities say a Port Orchard man was charged with first-degree theft along with first-degree malicious mischief for allegations that he tried to steal a $335,000 sailboat, and caused more than $5,000 in damage to the boat by trying to unlock a steering wheel. The Kitsap Sun reports that the 34-year-old suspect was arrested on Thursday after he told authorities that he intended to sail to Bellingham to be with his girlfriend.

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  19. Jail phone call leads Washington state investigators to gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A man in a Port Orchard jail was charged with an additional crime after unintentionally leading investigators to guns hidden inside his vehicle. The Kitsap Sun reports that the man who was jailed in connection to a fatal wreck was charged with unlawful possession of firearms on Wednesday after he called two men to retrieve guns from the trunk of his car.

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  20. Civil War soldier buried in ceremony near Port OrchardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Civil War soldier has been buried with full military honors at a cemetery on the Kitsap Peninsula more than a century after he died. The Kitsap Sun reports that Zachariah M. Stucker was laid to rest in a ceremony Thursday at the Washington Veterans Home outside Port Orchard.

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