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  1. Bremerton port commissioner appologizes to his fellow commissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Central Kitsap Reporter

    ... in January to review the Open Public Meetings Act. Carol Ehlinger, an audit manager for the state who lives in Port Orchard, said her visit is planned in response to a request from Zabinski. Zabinski asked Ehlinger to speak to commissioners on the ...

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  2. Port Orchard City Council amends ordinance for public records requestsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Port Orchard Orchard

    Added to the current ordinance was if records are immediately available, there is no requirement to fill out the public records request form. The records can be immediately inspected and/or copied.

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  3. Bremerton port commissioners say they didn't violate Open Public Meetings ActRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Bremerton Patriot

    A representative of the state Auditor's Office will visit with Port of Bremerton officials in January to review the Open Public Meetings Act. Carol Ehlinger, an audit manager for the state who lives in Port Orchard, said her visit is planned in response to a request from Bremerton Port Commission President Roger Zabinski.

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  4. Author Carol Ann Kauffman Releases her Christmas story, 'Madison's Christmas!'Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 25, 2014 - PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- Another Five Star Review for Madison's Christmas 5.0 out of 5 stars Not your typical Christmas reading... ByDan Kauffman creates an interesting organization headed up by a protagonist with several layers--she's strong, successful, and almost Byronic in that she can help other women so easily yet has a hard time helping herself.

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  5. Dawn Luedecke Releases her Wonderful Christmas Story, 'Christmas Lily!'Read the original story

    Monday | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 24, 2014 - PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- A Five Star Review What a fun story! Ms November 21, 2014 ByS.

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  6. 'She had a beautiful laugh': Family remembers slain motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Family and friends are remembering Amber Coplin as a devoted mother who smiled constantly and could not be deterred when she set her mind to something. The 30-year-old Port Orchard, Washington woman was killed earlier this month in her apartment.

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  7. Family Gives Slain Port Orchard Woman a VoiceRead the original story

    Monday | KXL-AM Portland

    Family and friends are remembering Amber Coplin as a devoted mother who smiled constantly and could not be deterred when she set her mind to something. Coplin, 30, was killed earlier this month in her Washington apartment.

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  8. Slain Port Orchard woman's family describes her as shy, 'head strong,' quick to laughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Oregonian

    Kitsap County Sheriff's spokesman Scott Wilson fields questions from the media on Nov. 7, in Port Orchard, Wash., after the arraignment of David Michael Kalac, accused of killing his girlfriend Amber Lynn Coplin, 30, and posting grisly photos of her body online. Family and friends are remembering Amber Coplin as a devoted mother who smiled constantly and could not be deterred when she set her mind to something.

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  9. Family remembers slain Port Orchard womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Family and friends are remembering Amber Coplin as a devoted mother who smiled constantly and could not be deterred when she set her mind to something. The 30-year-old Port Orchard, Washington woman was killed earlier this month in her apartment.

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  10. Dr. Warren J. KraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Wenatchee World

    ... Phyllis and Jimmy. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Joan; and daughters, Virginia Kraft (Joe Swinney) of Port Orchard, . To quote from one of his notes, "When a blond Norwegian marries a short Italian, which genes dominate? Norwegian ...

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  11. "A Charlie Brown Christmas" opens Nov. 21 at WWCARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Port Orchard

    ... of Christmas." Special arrangements will be presented with Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc., and directed by Port Orchard's Jan Peterson Ewen. One of the founders of WWCA, Ewen has the experience to do the beloved characters justice. She has ...

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  12. Chamber Notes | Local stores brimming with unique giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Port Orchard

    What do you get Well, you'd be surprised at the things that Grandma doesn't have that you can find in a local market or boutique. Our local shops and stores in Port Orchard are brimming with unique gift ideas.

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  13. Port Orchard City Council adopts ordinance amending public record requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Added to the current ordinance was if records are immediately available, there is no requirement to fill out the public records request form. The records can be immediately inspected and/or copied.

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  14. District Court | Ollala man charged in child sex crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... on Nov. 6 and 7, then arrested and booked into the Kitsap County Jail. Bail was set at $50,000. Clark, 41, Port Orchard, possession of methamphetamine and violation of a court order (gross misdemeanor); Paul Fraser Schultz, 46, Port Orchard, ...

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  15. Port Orchard City Council agrees on logo designRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Port Orchard Orchard

    After more than 30-minute discussion that included some tension, the Port Orchard City Council finally agreed on a logo design for " and color schemes, were presented by Ray Ambrosini of Ambrosini Design Ltd., of Portland. The council voted 5-2 at the Nov. 4 special meeting to delay the discussion on the design and signs until the next work study session.

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  16. Port Orchard City Council approves property tax levy rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Port Orchard Orchard

    The Port Orchard City Council approved to set the property tax rate of $1.725 per thousand of assessed valuation for 2015 at the Nov. 12 City Treasurer Allan J. Martin said the 2015 levy amount is based on an estimated at $2.32 million, which includes $28,829 for new construction. Martin the new rate would cost the owner of a $200,000 home $345 compared to $338 at $1.69 in 2013.

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  17. Author Alison Jean Ash Releases her Wonderful Christmas Story, 'Comfort and Joy'Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 20, 2014 - PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- About Comfort and Joy: "Star light, star bright..." Unsettled by his ex-lover's wedding, Sid wishes on a star, for joy.

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  18. Best-Selling Author Carol Ritten Smith Releases her Christmas Story, 'Christmas Charisma'Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 20, 2014 - PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- About Christmas Charisma: Several months after the death of her husband, Joanna Hollister and her son return to her hometown to restart their lives.

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  19. Public gets to hear plans for Kitsap Transit foot ferriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Bremerton Patriot

    ... increase in sales tax, which would have to be approved by voters before taking affect. Aaron Matthews, of Port Orchard, said reservations are needed to guarantee that he would get a seat on the boat and get to work on time. "I'm here because my ...

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  20. WA: Riders Want Guaranteed Spot on Fast FerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Mass Transit

    ... in mostly federal funds to set up and $8 million a year in voter-approved operating subsidy. Aaron Matthews, of Port Orchard, commutes to a job via the Bremerton foot ferry and state car ferry. The state collects fares in just one direction to save ...

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