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Mentors help pave the way for first-generation college-bound students  Kitsap Sun

Bremerton High School reaps first fruits of program to boost low-income students headed to post-secondary education.

Bremerton's old East High is demolished. What happens next at the landmark site?  Kitsap Sun

Bremerton School District has no immediate plans for the site. Renovation of old gym near completion, among other construction projects.

Demolition begins on old East High School in Bremerton  Kitsap Sun

The old gym, renovated with state and local money, will remain a community asset.

Three Kitsap school tax issues to appear on Feb. 12 ballot  Kitsap Sun

Voters in three Kitsap school districts will see measures on the Feb. 12 ballot. Bremerton and Bainbridge Island will seek voter approval of capital levies for ...

Coach Kennedy asks U.S. Supreme Court to hear Bremerton school prayer case  Kitsap Sun

BREMERTON — Joe Kennedy is taking his legal battle with Bremerton School District over school prayer to the U.S. Supreme Court. First Liberty Institute and ...

Ex-Bremerton School District volunteer gets 7 years in prison for underage sex sting  Kitsap Sun

PORT ORCHARD -- A Bremerton School District volunteer caught in an online sting last year trying to meet a 13-year-old boy for sex, who was actually an ...

Supreme Court rejects former Bremerton coach’s appeal for prayer  Q13 News Seattle

The Supreme Court is rejecting an appeal from a former Washington state football coach who lost his job because he refused to stop praying on the field.

Bremerton High School closed due to threat; police investigating  KOMO News

All classes have been canceled Friday at two Western Washington high schools - Bremerton High and Blaine High - after a threat was received that later turned ...

Non-teaching staff in Kitsap schools ask: 'What about us?'  Kitsap Sun

BREMERTON — Dean McColl, wearing a Rosie the Riveter headscarf, sat in a packed Bremerton School District boardroom Thursday amid a forest of signs ...

It's not over yet for praying high school football coach  OneNewsNow

After being fired for refusing to obey an order to stop praying – and even though the U.S. Supreme Court has declined an opportunity to review that decision ...

Attorneys for ex-Bremerton football coach who prayed after games petition U.S. Supreme Court  The Seattle Times

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected Kennedy's appeal earlier this year that claimed the district infringed on his religious and personal rights.

Wind storm leaves thousands in Kitsap without power  Kitsap Sun

Thousands of people in Kitsap County and around Western Washington were without power after another wind storm hit the region Thursday afternoon.

Court rejects appeal of ex-Bremerton football coach who prayed after games  Seattle Times

Attorneys for former Bremerton High School football coach Joe Kennedy say they will take the case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Behind the scenes with Bremerton boys basketball  Kitsap Sun

Coach Miah Davis and the Knights spent all winter chasing one thing: a victory.

Threat that closed Bremerton High traced to New Mexico school  Kitsap Sun

BREMERTON — Bremerton High School was closed Friday as a "precaution" as investigators looked into an online threat. The threat was traced to New Mexico, ...

Bremerton, North Kitsap school levies see success  Kitsap Sun

Voters in both districts showing strong support for measures.

Washington high school coach placed on leave for praying on field  CNN

Joe Kennedy of Bremerton High School faces punishment after defying a directive to avoid prayer after a high school football game.

2018: Taking a journey through the year's headlines  Kitsap Sun

A look at the biggest news stories throughout the year.

Terry Mosher: The life of a semipro football veteran  Kitsap Sun

Walter Brown of Poulsbo played 10 years and won one national title; now he's in the PNW Minor League Football Hall of Fame.

Appeals court refuses to reinstate Bremerton coach who prayed after games  The Seattle Times

The three-judge panel found Joseph Kennedy “took advantage of his position to press his particular views upon impressionable and captive minds before him.”

Bobby Bowden 'proud' of high school coach fired for praying with team  USA TODAY High School Sports

The legendary Florida State coach said he could have been fired while coaching because he, "prayed all the time"

Louis Soriano, a Bremerton legend, dies at 88  Kitsap Sun

Louis Soriano, one of the most celebrated athletes in Bremerton history and an influential community member active in athletics, business and civic activism, ...

Wash. coach Joe Kennedy, who prayed after games, has appeal rejected  USA TODAY High School Sports

Fired for prayer on school grounds, only the Supreme Court can save Joe Kennedy.

Outdoor preschool at North Kitsap park focuses on play-based learning  Kitsap Sun

Magnolia Forest Preschool's classroom is Kitsap Memorial State Park.

McCoy saying goodbye to Memorial Stadium's grass field  Kitsap Sun

Bremerton coach, groundskeeper shares mixed feelings over turf installation.

Bremerton PTA officer arrested for seeking sex with 13-year-old  Kitsap Sun

PORT ORCHARD — A PTA officer with the Bremerton School District was arrested last week after he allegedly arrived at a meeting to have sex with what he ...

Morrow, Thomas Gerald | Obituaries |  Helena Independent Record

Thomas Gerald Morrow was born September 2nd, 1918, in Harper, Washington, to William Thomas Morrow (b. 02 JUL 1887, Basin, MT; d. 29 APR 1952 ...

Holly Ridge Center buying building in Bremerton  Kitsap Sun

BREMERTON — Nestled in the forest near Chico Creek, the Holly Ridge Center has for decades helped people with developmental disabilities, from birth to ...

'Jesus' chants greet Satanists at Bremerton football game  The Seattle Times

The Satanic Temple of Seattle was invited to protest coach Joe Kennedy's controversial ritual of praying on the 50-yard line after games.

Bainbridge High School students surrender cell phones during classes

Teachers love it. Students tolerate it. Under a new policy, students at Bainbridge High School must surrender their cell phones and place them in classroom ...

Fredericks' love of tennis came from family  Kitsap Sun

From dirt courts at Union High to the Kitsap Tennis & Athletic Center, he has earned title of 'Mr. Tennis.'

Hundreds in Kitsap join national march against gun violence  Kitsap Sun

'March for Our Lives' just one of more than 800 such protests nationwide.

Trump: 'Outrageous' that Washington prep coach lost job over prayers on field  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Washington state high school football coach who lost his job for praying on the field says it's “cool” that Donald Trump expressed support for him during an ...

16-year-old Bremerton boy confessed to setting cat on fire, torturing other animals, police say  Q13 FOX

BREMERTON, Wash. -- Police say a grainy surveillance video helped them catch a 16-year-old who is accused of torturing and setting a cat on fire. Despite the ...

Sandy Goins, 69  Kitsap Sun

Sandy Goins Bremerton, WA April 20, 1948 to July 10, 2017. Sandra Ann Moss Goins was born on April 20, 1948 in Moorhead, Minnesota to Orville Leo Moss ...

Bremerton PTA vice president arrested for seeking sex with teen  Q13 FOX

BREMERTON, Wash. -- A Bremerton School District PTA officer was arrested on allegations that he tried to have sex with what he thought was a teenage boy.

Former three-sport star at East High in dire health situation  Kitsap Sun

It doesn't look good for former East Bremerton High School all-around athlete Dave (Pyles) Ryles, who on Tuesday was moved from Overlake Hospital in ...

Rodney R. Davies, 92  Kitsap Sun

Rodney R. Davies Bremerton, WA Sept. 14, 1925 to Oct. 6, 2017. Veteran Rodney Richard Davies, 92 of Bremerton, passed away on Oct. 6, 2017 surrounded by ...

Olympic swimmer Nathan Adrian gets a hero's welcome in his hometown of Bremerton  The Seattle Times

Hundreds turned out Monday in Bremerton to celebrate the Olympic accomplishments of a hometown star, Nathan Adrian.

Online sex predator sting catches the same man it caught in 2015  Kitsap Sun

BREMERTON — Among the 20 men arrested within the last week as part of an online sting in Kitsap County was a Bremerton man who was arrested the last ...

Bremerton mentors tap into young men's potential  Kitsap Sun

School district joins forces with predominantly black church.

UW summer camp helps prepare teens for nursing careers

UW hopes to attract new talent to the field of nursing with a summer camp for teens who might not know how to pursue a career.

Shock, disbelief follow canoe death in Bremerton  Kitsap Sun

BREMERTON — Lance Kahn of Tracyton could often be spotted paddling swiftly around Puget Sound in his outrigger canoe, and Tuesday afternoon was no ...

Slog PM: Edgar Martinez Is in the Hall of Fame, Ferry Ridership Up in Washington, Hot Debtors in Your Area

Shutdown delays Everett airport: Commercial flights out of the brand-spanking-new Paine Field terminal in Everett have been pushed back by at least three ...

Crowd prays with coach as he defies school district  The Seattle Times

A huge crowd joins in a show of support for a Bremerton assistant coach, who conducted his traditional postgame prayer in defiance of orders from school district ...

9th Circuit Blocks Praying Coach’s Push to Get High School Job Back  Daily Signal

The Supreme Court could be the next stop for a high school football coach after a federal appeals court said a Washington state school district acted properly in ...

Football coach fired for praying on field files lawsuit against Bremerton School District  Q13 FOX

TACOMA -- A Bremerton High School assistant football coach who says he was fired for praying at midfield after games has filed a federal lawsuit against the ...

Villopoto heads Kitsap Hall of Fame class  Kitsap Sun

The Kitsap Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony is scheduled for Jan. 28.

Don Zimmerman  Keypennews

Sara Thompson, KP News. Key Peninsula's favorite pharmacist. Photo: Richard Miller, KP News. Don Zimmerman—pharmacist, businessman, hunter and ...

Shawn Marvin Schoening, 50  Kitsap Sun

Shawn Marvin Schoening Belfair, WA Feb. 5, 1966 to Jan. 14, 2017. Shawn Schoening, 50, born Feb. 5, 1966 passed away on Jan. 14, 2017. Shawn was born ...

Michael Dean DuPont Sr. , 64  Kitsap Sun

Michael Dean DuPont Sr. Belfair, WA Dec. 15, 1952 to Feb. 6, 2017. Veteran Michael Dean DuPont Sr., 64, passed away on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017 in Belfair after ...

Rita-Rae Pauline Youngs, 80  Kitsap Sun

Rita-Rae Pauline Youngs Port Orchard, WA Aug. 6, 1937 to Nov. 7, 2017. Rita-Rae Pauline Youngs passed away, surrounded by the love of friends and family, ...

The school threat was in Blaine. But not that Blaine  The Bellingham Herald

Police and school officials in Blaine learned that a threat that canceled classes for a day last week was intended for a school district in Minnesota.

We knocked on the door at Microsoft’s mysterious small-town office, and here’s what we found  GeekWire

Microsoft's office in Silverdale, Wash., a town of close to 20000 people on the Kitsap Peninsula across Puget Sound from Seattle, is far from the tech giant's ...

Nathan Adrian to visit Bremerton Monday

Olympic swimmer Nathan Adrian will visit his hometown next week, with a meet-and-greet planned for Bremerton citizens.

Thomas Joseph Driscoll, 89  Kitsap Sun

Thomas Joseph Driscoll Poulsbo, WA Oct. 14, 1928 to Dec. 19, 2017. Veteran Thomas J. Driscoll, 89, of Poulsbo, passed away on Dec. 19, 2017. Born on Oct.

Lois C. Metcalf, 101  Kitsap Sun

Lois C. Metcalf Bremerton, WA Sept. 1, 1916 to Dec. 3, 2017. Lois C. Metcalf, 101, of Bremerton, Washington, passed away on Dec. 3, 2017. Lois was born on ...

Port Townsend School Board picks Polm as new superintendent  Port Townsend Leader

John A. Polm Jr. says he's ecstatic about the opportunity to lead the Port Townsend School District as its new superintendent. “From all the groups I was able to ...

Tacoma Police: Potential school shooters arrested for threats made on social media  KIRO Seattle

Tacoma police have arrested two minors in connection with separate threats made on social media against their respective schools.

Bremerton head football coach Nate Gillam resigns  Q13 FOX

BREMERTON, Wash. -- Bremerton High School head football coach Nate Gillam has resigned, according to the Kitsap Sun. A Bremerton School District ...

Poulsbo man sentenced to 15 months in prison for vehicular homicide  Kitsap Daily News

POULSBO — The driver in a crash that killed a coworker in November 2015 changed his plea to guilty and was sentenced on March 10 to 15 months in prison ...

Arthur Daniel O’Neal, 81  Kitsap Sun

Arthur Daniel O'Neal Belfair, WA May 15, 1936 to Oct. 10, 2017. Veteran A. Daniel O'Neal took his final breath Oct. 10, 2017 at home, surrounded by family, ...

Take 2: The day a football player died and my high school prayed  The Seattle Times

Joe Kennedy's controversial prayer after high-school football games recalls a day, more than four decades earlier, that a public school prayed after the death of ...

Troubled Kids Will Get a Do-Over at Washington Youth Academy  Kitsap Sun

BREMERTON. It's like a restart button for young people on the verge of real trouble. But it comes at a price. The Washington Youth Academy, the state's free and ...

Summer chum return in record numbers to Union River  Kitsap Sun

This year, summer chum returned to the Union River to spawn and die in record numbers, signaling the health of the Union River estuary. Volunteers with the ...

Tacoma Toastmaster headed for International Speech Contest  The Suburban Times

By Sheryl Watkins. TACOMA, WA—Madonna Hanna won first place in International Speech contest for Toastmasters in District 32, which includes more than ...

Ga. football coach banned from praying w/team  OneNewsNow

A Georgia high school football coach has been prohibited by district officials from participating in student-led prayers on and off the field after a complaint by an ...

Good for you: Nov. 6, 2016  Kitsap Sun

Items appearing in the Nov. 6, 2016, edition of the Kitsap Sun.

From 'The war on Christmas' to satanic prayers: Church vs. state in Washington  The Seattle Times

The Bremerton coach's public prayer adds to a long list of debates over government's interaction with religion.

Man changes plea in 1987 rape case, faces 144 months  Kitsap Daily News

PORT ORCHARD — A former Poulsbo man entered an Alford plea on Sept. 6 to a 1987 statutory rape case from which he avoided prosecution for almost 30 ...

Scammers are working hard to separate you from your money  Kitsap Daily News

PORT ORCHARD — These con artists fit the definition of “criminal” as neatly as do violent offenders who do bodily harm on the streets. And while their crafty ...

2017: The Year in Review  Sequim Gazette

In the past year Sequim seemed to see it all, from a booming housing market to major road and trail projects beginning and ending, athletic triumphs to family ...

@sequimschools — June 28, 2017  Sequim Gazette

DISTRICT. The district office will be closed July 3-4. Summer hours for the district office are 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. The district office will be closed on ...

Prayer On The Field Should Not Be A Problem  MuslimMatters

Somehow, some way, a scene that has played out over a thousand Friday nights in thousands of towns across the United States has recently become a source ...

Two top officers have 70 years in - The Star  The Star of Grand Coulee

Grand Coulee police Chief Mel Hunt and Sgt. John Tufts have about 70 years of combined *service* to the area. That's about to change, with Hunt ending.

Ferndale mayor candidate Jon Mutchler Q&A  The Bellingham Herald

Five people are facing off in the Aug. 4 primary election to become the next mayor of Ferndale. The top two vote-getters will move on to the Nov. 3 general ...

Beloved Ridgefield teacher and coach retiring after 37 years  The Reflector

After 37 years, beloved Ridgefield High School teacher and coach Art “Ozzie” Osmundson had his final day with students on June 16 before embarking on ...

'Gilligan's Island' star Johnson led quiet life on Bainbridge Island  Kitsap Sun

Russell Johnson was a big movie and TV star, but he didn't act the part.

Robert James Bryan, 50  Kitsap Sun

Robert James Bryan. formerly of Bremerton. July 3, 1959. to Sept. 21, 2009. Veteran. Robert James "Bob" Bryan was born July 3, 1959, and raised in Bremerton.

Kingston restaurant a dream come true  Kitsap Sun

Mi Sueno Tacos y Mas provides *fresh*, authentic Mexican food near the ferry terminal.

Hawks 2005 Draft Night Press Release | Atlanta Hawks

Marvin Williams shakes hands with Commissioner Stern. HAWKS SELECT MARVIN WILLIAMS NO. 2 OVERALLSalim Stoudamire Picked at No. 31, Cenk Akyol ...

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