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Police report: Bagpipe is missing — as are items left in unlocked cars

  • Jan 8, 2016 at 9:49AM

Here’s a sampling of law-enforcement incident reports from last week as documented by the Port Orchard Police:

New year, new term for City Council and mayor

  • Jan 8, 2016 at 9:41AM

The new face of Port Orchard city government: Two new City Council members and a new mayor join two re-elected members after taking the oath of office Dec. 29 at City Hall.

Sidney Road crash investigation continues

  • Jan 6, 2016 at 12:47PM

Investigators from the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office are continuing their probe into a head-on collision Jan. 3 on Sidney Road that killed two individuals.

Charges pending in Motel 6 explosion case

  • Jan 6, 2016 at 11:12AM

Third-degree assault charges against a 32-year-old man are pending in connection with the Motel 6 explosion Aug. 18, 2015.

Letter | Wake up to our roadway needs

  • Jan 5, 2016 at 11:36AM

This letter, printed in the Jan. 1 issue, included an error. The letter writer proposed that the state gas tax per gallon increase to 75 cents, not rise by 75 cents. The corrected version is below.

Six applicants to interview for open City Council seat

  • Jan 5, 2016 at 9:05AM

Six applicants for the vacant Port Orchard City Council Position 3 seat will be interviewed by council members Jan. 7.

Three file for vacant City Council position

  • Jan 4, 2016 at 10:21AM

Three candidates have filed for Port Orchard City Council's vacant Position 3 seat ahead of today's Jan. 4 deadline.

Suspect Cruz turns himself in to Kitsap sheriff's deputies

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Jan 1, 2016 at 7:38PM

Arnold Mafnas Cruz, 47, a South Kitsap man implicated in the disappearance of an elderly Silverdale man, turned himself in to Kitsap County Sheriff's Office deputies at 4 a.m. Friday. Cruz arrived at the Bethel Towing office, 6716 Bethel Rd SE, and asked an employee to call 911. Cruz is a suspect in the disappearance and murder of 89-year-old Robert Archie Hood of Silverdale.

Cruz arrested in South Kitsap

  • Jan 1, 2016 at 11:31AM

SOUTH KITSAP – Arnold Mafnas Cruz, a man wanted by sheriff's detectives in connection with the robbery and disappearance of 87-year-old Robert Archie Hood, surrendered to deputies Jan. 1.

Raising their glasses to 2016

  • Jan 1, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 11:32AM

Justin Brown of St. Louis and Jazmine Royal, of North Carolina, both in the center, and others, raise their glasses into the air as the clock strikes midnight at the Arena Sports Bar in Bremerton on Jan. 1, 2016.

Bremerton man charged with murder in missing man case

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 6:27PM

BREMERTON – There will be no happy new year for a Bremerton man who now faces first-degree murder charges related to the case of a missing Tracyton-area man.

Kitsap is party central on New Year’s Eve | Kitsap Weekly

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Dec 31, 2015 at 2:13PM

Still making plans for New Year’s Eve? Here’s what’s scheduled in Kitsap. How about a dive adventure? Or a retro 1980s dance? Or an indoor beach party? Take a look at this sampling of events. These are just some of the reasons to celebrate the new year close to home.

Detectives find body of elderly person near Belfair

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Dec 31, 2015 at 12:41PM

BELFAIR – The body of an unidentified elderly person was found inside a container in the back yard of a residence south of Belfair Wednesday morning.

Local celebrities share their New Year’s resolutions | Kitsap Weekly

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 9:19AM

It’s a new year, which means, of course, it’s time to recommit ourselves to accomplishing a resolution that will improve ourselves or our community. Need some inspiration? We asked some local notables to show us the mountains they plan to scale in 2016.

Severe weather shelters open through Jan. 3

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 9:26AM

Both shelters will be open 6 p.m. until 7 a.m. Dec. 31 through Jan. 3. Guests will not be able to check into the shelter after 9 p.m. The locations are: The Salvation Army, 832 6th St., Bremerton; Kingston Community Center, 1212 NE Highway 104, Kingston.

Opinion | Here's to a New Year

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 9:32AM

Opinion | Here's to a New Year 2016 — Cagle Cartoons.

Newly elected Port Orchard City Council members sworn in

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 6:34PM

John Clausen, Shawn Cucciardi, Clancy Donlin and City Lucarelli were sworn into office Dec. 29 as newly elected City Council members for Port Orchard.

Councilman Putaansuu is now Port Orchard mayor

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Dec 30, 2015 at 8:11AM

City Councilman Rob Putaansuu sworn in as mayor Dec. 28 at Port Orchard's City Council Chambers. He will officially take office Jan. 1.

Full steam ahead: WSF to add fourth Olympic Class ferry

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 4:16PM

Washington State Ferries is starting off the New Year with construction of a new Olympic Class ferry.

State Parks says, ‘Hey, you, take a hike’ | Kitsap Weekly

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 1:20PM

Free — now, that’s a good reason to get out and usher in 2016 in the great outdoors

Critter Corner: Introducing McCartney

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 9:19AM

Meet McCartney, a black and white female cat up for adoption from the Kitsap Humane Society.

Merry Christmas from the Port Orchard Independent

  • Dec 24, 2015 at 12:06PM

The staff at the Port Orchard Independent and Sound Publishing wish you a joyous Christmas!

Two more suspects sought in case of missing Silverdale-area man

  • Dec 23, 2015 at 4:00PM updated at 10:38PM

SILVERDALE — A Bremerton man was arrested in connection to the case of an 89-year-old Silverdale man who is missing under suspicious circumstances.

Ho-ho-home for the holidays | Stars Above Kitsap

  • Dec 24, 2015 at 6:00AM

What do you want for Christmas? Really, truly, deeply. Whatever it is, it probably is not for sale at the mall, in a catalog or online. And therein lies the yearning, angst and general unrest of the Season. The outer world demands more of our time and attention at a time our inner world needs more of both.

21-year-old man booked on suspicion of killing grandfather at Bremerton home

  • Dec 15, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Dec 23, 2015 at 3:07PM

BREMERTON – A 21 year-old suspect in an early morning homicide investigation has been booked into the Kitsap County Jail on a charge of murder in the first degree. Bail was set at $2 million.

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