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Update: Suspect will be arraigned on murder charges 11 a.m. Aug. 21

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 4:27PM

Geraldo Castro DeJesus will be arraigned on murder charges at 11 a.m. Aug. 21 in Courtroom 272, Kitsap County Superior Court. DeJesus is suspected of the shooting deaths of a woman and a child at Kariotis Mobile Home Park in March. He was arrested early Aug. 20, the sheriff’s department reported.

Witnesses recount Motel 6 blast

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 4:25PM

An acrid smell of smoke filled the air near Motel 6 in Bremerton as firefighters and other emergency personnel dealt with an explosion that partially destroyed the building around 8:30 p.m. Aug. 18. The acting hotel manager, Tonya Hinds, evacuated the building after being informed of a gas leak shortly before 8 p.m. Hinds, a former volunteer firefighter, said she stepped outside the motel and could hear the leak about 50 yards away. “The smell was so intense I knew this was very big,” Hinds said. “I called 911 immediately.”

South Kitsap schools officials eye logo redesign

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 4:12PM

Superintendent Reid wants a ‘unifying’ look for district

Man fires weapon during melee on Lund

  • Aug 18, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 3:56PM

Six shots were fired in the air during a late-night melee Aug. 17 behind the AM/PM convenience store at SE Lund Avenue and Jackson Avenue SE in Port Orchard.

New scoreboards set to be installed for South Kitsap

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 1:00AM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 3:21PM

Elton Goodwin Foundation donates $15,000 toward project

Sheriff: Suspect in double-homicide arrested, booked

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 12:44PM

A suspect in the double-homicide at Karotis Mobile Home Park in March was arrested and booked early Aug. 20, the sheriff’s department reported. Detectives arrested the suspect without incident at 8:30 a.m. at his place of employment, the sheriff’s office reported.

For lower health care costs, avoid trips to ER, panel says

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 11:02AM

Keeping a lid on the cost of health care is a concern of most Kitsap residents. And according to an expert panel at the Kitsap Business Forum Aug. 11, the key to keeping costs low while still providing quality care will require a combination of preventative care, ceasing the use of tobacco products and encouraging people to visit their doctor regularly instead of going to very expensive emergency departments.

Exploring gluten-free graham crackers | Kitsap Weekly

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 7:17AM

My oh my, I do love graham crackers! Thank goodness Pamela’s Products just came out with their newest gluten-free products: graham crackers, cinnamon, chocolate and honey in traditional squares or minis.

FOOTBALL | Kralik curbs conventional practice strategy

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 10:00PM

Wolves open preseason practice indoors for 75 minutes

Security videos show Motel 6 blast

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 5:00PM updated at 7:43PM

Videos show blast from Aug. 18 Motel 6 gas explosion.

'I thought it was a bomb': Explosion destroys part of Bremerton Motel 6

  • Aug 18, 2015 at 10:00PM updated Aug 19, 2015 at 10:49AM

BREMERTON – An acrid smell of smoke filled the air near Motel 6 in Bremerton as firefighters and other emergency personnel dealt with an explosion that partially destroyed the building around 8 p.m. Aug. 18.

Poulsbo micropublisher hopes to turn Kitsap into a literary mecca | Kitsap Weekly

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Aug 16, 2015 at 2:35PM

Armed with a vision, the technology of Konica Minolta and a business plan only an MBA could write, the owners of Kitsap Printing in Poulsbo have launched a separate company, Kitsap Publishing. Their goal: To become a publisher of quality softcover books serving a national and international market.

Police still searching for luring suspect

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 2:58PM

A man who Port Orchard Police said attempted to lure a girl into his car near the Kitsap County Courthouse Aug. 9 remains at large.

Selected South Kitsap roads under repairs next week

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 3:00PM

A number of South Kitsap County roads will be under repair through next week.Ongoing projects road projects continue to progress.

Port Orchard Chamber selling 125th commemorative coins

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 1:34PM

The Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce is selling a "commemorative challenge coin" in observance of Port Orchard's 125th anniversary.

American Pickers looking to sort through your home treasures

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 1:24PM

The popular History Channel television program “American Pickers” will be sorting through hidden treasures throughout Washington state in October.

South Kitsap Fire and Rescue bond measure looming for fall

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 5:00PM

South Kitsap Fire and Rescue is planning to ask voters to approve a $4.9 million bond measure that will enable the agency to address outdated and inadequate fleet, facilities and equipment issues.

Fire chief Wright’s path guided by his will to improve, serve

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 12:47PM

What were the chances an association with a “little old teacher” at Washington State University would lead Steven Wright on a road decades later to become fire chief of South Kitsap Fire and Rescue? Excellent, actually.

New moon in Leo: Courage and an invitation to “simply be”

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:19AM

Did you see the dazzling display of Venus and Jupiter on the western horizon at sunset this summer? Center stage and shining their sparkling rays at us, they invited us to be as beautiful, radiant and unapologetic as they are. With the new moon (Aug. 14 at 7:53 a.m. PDT), the sun and moon in Leo expand the invitation

Lake Sammamish State Part | Trips on a tank

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:16AM

Located in Issaquah, Washington, Kitsap visitors have the option of taking a ferry and driving through Seattle (about 36 miles one way) or driving around Puget Sound on Interstate 5 (about 85 miles one way), but the trip is an easy hour to two-hour journey, and at the end, you’ll be rewarded with a beautiful lake, nestled in a wooded state park.

Pho Kai hopes location is recipe for success

  • Aug 15, 2015 at 1:00AM

Restaurant features similar menu to its predecessor

South Kitsap School District officials believe enrollment could increase again

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 1:00AM

But ‘conservative’ forecast calls for decrease in student body

Back to School Celebration moves to Marcus Whitman

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 1:00AM

Welcome-back event features changes beyond new venue

Harrison to keep ‘significant’ presence in Bremerton

  • Aug 12, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Aug 13, 2015 at 1:16PM

During the Aug. 11 panel discussion on how to reduce health care costs, David Schultz, market president for the CHI Franciscan Health peninsula region, spoke a little bit about what Harrison Medical Center’s Bremerton campus might look like when the hospital eventually shifts focus to its Silverdale campus.

Man arrested after swallowing meth tells officer he's 'pretty high already'

  • Aug 13, 2015 at 1:15PM

BREMERTON – Weston Joseph Broussard, 44, of Port Orchard, was charged with possession of a controlled substance (heroin) and tampering with physical evidence

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