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  1. Mental health crisis center proposedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Kitsap Sun

    ... locations for the facility. One, the less expensive location, would use the jail's work release facility in Port Orchard. Another, possibly more expensive option, would be to find a building closer to Harrison in Bremerton. Estimates of the facility ...

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  2. UW's Damore'ea Stringfellow, Mariners: Seattle Times readers sound offRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... Greller: Before teaching in Tacoma, he inspired countless sixth grade students at Orchard Heights Elementary in Port Orchard. My niece, Vanessa, (South Kitsap High School, class of 2014) was one of those fortunate students. Greller e turned her ...

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  3. among top 14 small cities in the stateRead the original story

    Friday | Port Orchard

    The website described Port Orchard as "a ferry ride away from Seattle and Bremerton, making excursions to the area quite accessible for those wanting to escape for a day or entire weekend.

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  4. Angel's first Senate session had 'learning curve'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Port Orchard Orchard

    This is the first of a two-part series of an interview with Sen. Jan Angel (R-Port Orchard), who just completed her first session in the state Senate representing the 26th Legislative District. If you went to the state Senate in Olympia during the ...

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  5. Earth Day events planned for SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday | Kitsap Sun

    ... - Sinclair Inlet Cleanup, which can always use more volunteers, will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in both Bremerton and Port Orchard. Volunteers will gather at the Annapolis Ferry Dock on Beach Drive for Port Orchard and at the Bremerton Boardwalk for ...

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  6. Stennis sailors partner with schools to teach STEMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bremerton Patriot

    ... Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) partnered with Mullenix Ridge Elementary School, in Port Orchard, to teach children about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) April 10. The event, part of the Puget Sound ...

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  7. Woman pleads not guilty in father's deathRead the original story

    Thursday | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... woman accused of second-degree murder of her father because of neglect. On April 10, Renee Robert Nash, 58, of Port Orchard, pleaded not guilty. Nash's father, 97-year-old Harlan Haynes, was found dead in his home on March 12. She was charged March ...

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  8. Joint fundraiser set for Oso mudslide victimsRead the original story

    Thursday | Port Orchard Orchard

    Members of the Port Orchard Police Department and South Kitsap Fire and Rescue will be collecting donations for the United Way Oso Fund from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19, in the parking lot across from City Hall.

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  9. Charles Milton Janes, 85Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Kitsap Sun

    Charles Milton Janes, 85, died in Port Orchard on April 13, 2014. He was born in DeQueen, AR, on April 19, 1928, to Charles and Mildred Janes.

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  10. Richard Franklin Albertsen, 93Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Kitsap Sun

    ... and vegetables and golfing with friends. He was a member of the Bremerton Boating Club, Life Member of the Port Orchard Yacht Club and an Elk. He is survived by his devoted wife of 72 years, Patt; daughters Katie (Bill) Gordon, Suzie (Bill) Hamlin ...

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  11. Patrick Baroch, ITVS community engagement coordinator, dies at 45Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Current

    Patrick Baroch, one of the founders of the Independent Television Service's Community Cinema program, died in March in Port Orchard, Wash.

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  12. Improvements taking shape at Tracyton dockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    ... at 2 p.m. "We're calling it the Ride the Tide to Tracyton," Hilliard said. "We have kayakers who will ride from Port Orchard and arrive here for the dedication." Along with the bench, a metal sculpture will be dedicated to the people of Tracyton ...

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  13. Historic ferry Carlisle II's stay in boat yard extendedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Kitsap Sun

    ... of the cost and time of repairs are $100,000 and 30 days, he said. The 143-passenger ferry sails between Port Orchard and Bremerton during rush hours while the 120-seat Admiral Pete handles the Annapolis-Bremerton leg. The rest of the day, when ...

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  14. Not-guilty plea for lawyer accused of perjuryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Kitsap Sun

    A Port Orchard defense attorney accused of perjury for allegedly having a client and his wife sign court documents swearing the attorney hadn't hit on the client's wife pleaded not guilty Tuesday.

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  15. Scouts thanks for donations, supportRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Port Orchard

    On March 22, Cub Scout Pack 4528 held a food drive at the Port Orchard Walmart. The Cub Scouts would like to thank everyone who generously donated food and money.

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  16. Rene James Leininger, 70Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Kitsap Sun

    ... ldren. A memorial service is planned at 1 p.m. April 19 at Orchard Bluff Club House. 1345 S.E. Carl Pickle Dr., Port Orchard, WA 98366. Arrangements entrusted to Lewis Chapel.

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  17. Port Orchard, utility district at odds over who owns pump stationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Kitsap Sun

    ... point is a question of who owns - and is ultimately responsible for - the sewer pump station in downtown Port Orchard. The pump station, cleverly disguised as a waterfront observation tower, collects sewage from city ratepayers and conveys it, via a ...

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  18. Bremerton's Pacific Avenue project wraps upRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Kitsap Sun

    ... in favor of those changes also were made in the name of lower future maintenance costs). RV Associates, of Port Orchard, the firm that won the contract, installed new water, sewer and stormwater pipes, paved a new street and put in wider sidewalks. ...

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  19. GPAA: Gold Prospectors to Host Gold and Treasure Expo in Puyallup, Wash. May 10-11Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    ... away to lucky participants. The Gold and Treasure Expo in Puyallup will be sponsored by a GPAA chapter based in Port Orchard, Wash. Chapter President Lonny Meadows and members of the Western Washington Prospectors are thrilled about the new features ...

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  20. WA: Port Orchard Onboard with Another Summer of Foot Ferry ServiceRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Mass Transit

    April 10--PORT ORCHARD -- The City Council has agreed to again subsidize extra foot ferry runs between Bremerton and Port Orchard on summer weekends, holidays and festival days, when the Kitsap Transit foot ferry does not operate.

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