Gabe Stutman

Congressman Kilmer talks climate change, Congress, government spending

POULSBO – Congressman Derek Kilmer (D-WA 6th District) visited the Kitsap News Group Thursday afternoon in the midst of this month’s District Work Period, a… Continue reading


Kitsap County jail inmate dies after incident

A 33-year-old Bremerton woman died Wednesday after attempting suicide while detained at the Kitsap County jail, police said. According to a KCSO press release, officers… Continue reading


Body found in Rich Passage is not missing Bainbridge kayaker

A body was discovered in Rich Passage near Waterman Point on Saturday evening, but officials said it was not the missing kayaker reported off Bainbridge… Continue reading


Bremerton man charged with felony assault after allegedly hitting ferry worker with car

A Bremerton man faces a felony assault charge after police say he intentionally hit a traffic attendant while trying to board the ferry to Bainbridge… Continue reading

Inslee to offer clemency to low-level marijuana offenders

Gov. Jay Inslee announced last week he will pardon low-level marijuana offenders who have a single conviction on their criminal record. Roughly 3,500 people will… Continue reading

911 service restored in Kitsap

911 service in Kitsap County was restored Friday morning after a nationwide outage that started Thursday night, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office. Sgt.… Continue reading

Washington Dems likely to propose capital gains tax

A capital gains tax will be on the table during the 2019 Legislative Session, Washington State Speaker of the House Frank Chopp announced at a… Continue reading

U.S. Sen. Cantwell visits Kitsap to talk education, election

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Washington, was in Bremerton last week touring the West Sound Technical Skills Center, a career training campus in Bremerton for high-school-aged… Continue reading

Bainbridge lends support to Jewish community after Pittsburgh shooting

As the nation reels following a deadly anti-Semitic attack at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh over the weekend, Kitsap County’s largest temple –… Continue reading

Kitsap County divvies up $4.1 million for mental health, drug treatment

A designated sales tax approved in Kitsap County in 2013 is paying out about $4.1 million to mental health and substance abuse organizations next year,… Continue reading

Kitsap Humane Society breaks ground on new shelter

The Kitsap Humane Society broke ground Tuesday on a new $5.7 million shelter and pet adoption center in Silverdale. Politicians attended the ceremony including state… Continue reading

U.S. Senate candidate Hutchison hosts town hall in Bremerton

BREMERTON - Republican Susan Hutchison was in Kitsap County rousing support for her U.S. Senate campaign and raising funds at the 19th Hole Bar and… Continue reading

Test results for Bainbridge students come in higher than statewide average

School testing results released last week show Kitsap County students in line with state averages, but a wide discrepancy exists across local school districts. The… Continue reading