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Kitsap County

File photo of handcuffs being placed on a suspected criminal. (Credit: ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Kitsap Co. Student With ‘Hit-List’ Arrested

The Kitsap Sheriff’s office says a 12-year-old boy has been arrested after a “hit-list” containing 18 names and a hand-drawn floor map were found in his possessions.

CBS Seattle–12/24/2013

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Strikes Loom For Kitsap, Seattle Teachers

As the school year draw near, teacher strikes are a possibility in south Kitsap County and Seattle following disagreements over contract negotiations.

CBS Seattle–08/27/2013

No Damage From 3.6 Quake Near Gig Harbor

The Pierce County sheriff’s office says there are no reports of damage from a 3.6 magnitude earthquake that shook the Gig Harbor area.

CBS Seattle–08/20/2013

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Your Ballot May Need Two Stamps

As more than 3 million Washington voters finish filling out their ballots in the state’s first presidential all-mail election, some should put two stamps on envelopes in counties where the ballot weighs more than an ounce. But don’t worry if the postage is short; the Postal Service always delivers.

CBS Seattle–10/19/2012

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Missing Kingston Man Found OK Near Port Gamble

A missing Kingston man has been found in good condition near Port Gamble. Kitsap County Deputy Scott Wilson says 75-year-old Alfred Kenneth Engh had become tired on a hike Tuesday and hunkered down for the night. He told rescuers his hips gave out.

CBS Seattle–10/10/2012

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WA Voters Decide Primary for Governor, Other Races

Republican Attorney General Rob McKenna and Democratic former U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee are poised to advance to one of the country’s most competitive governor’s races as voters return their ballots Tuesday in Washington state’s primary.

08/07/2012

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Guide to WA Community and County Fairs

August is a great month for fairs in Washington! What’s your favorite? Whether it’s the rides and games, animals, arts and crafts or delicious fair food, you and your family have plenty of fairs to visit this summer!

08/06/2012

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Best Road Trips in WA August 3 – 5

Ready to head out of town on a road trip adventure? No need to venture too far from Seattle! Art festivals, blueberries, carnivals and fairs are just some of the fun activities you’ll find in Washington this weekend.

08/01/2012

Thousands gather for memorial service for four fallen police officers in December 2011 (credit:Stephen Brashear/GettyImages)

Sixth Person Arrested In Trooper’s Killing

A sixth person has been arrested and four others were charged Monday for allegedly helping a man who shot and killed a Washington State Patrol trooper during a traffic stop.

02/28/2012