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September 10, 2014 at 5:42 AM

4 more arrests in Kingston High School threat case

KINGSTON (AP) — Kitsap County sheriff’s officers investigating a former student’s reported plans to “shoot up” his old high school have arrested four more teens accused of threatening witnesses who reported the initial statements. The Kitsap Sun reports three arrests were made Tuesday at Kingston High School while a fourth person was arrested in Bremerton, Washington. Three…

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July 1, 2014 at 6:00 AM

Prosthetic leg found on Washington beach returned

KINGSTON (AP) — A woman who found a prosthetic leg on a beach at Kingston has returned it to its owner. Hannah Listle posted information on Facebook about the prosthetic she found while look for shells Sunday at Point No Point beach. KOMO reports Megan Smith of Poulsbo gratefully claimed the leg Monday. She said…

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June 3, 2014 at 1:11 PM

Logging truck hits Kingston ferry toll booth

The Associated Press KINGSTON, Kitsap County — A logging truck broke windows in a toll booth at the Kingston ferry terminal. The Washington State Patrol says the driver turned slightly to pay the toll at one booth at 5 a.m. Tuesday and the logs hit the adjacent booth. The Kitsap Sun reports no one was injured. The State Patrol…

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January 20, 2014 at 9:27 AM

1 dead, 1 injured when SUV crashes into pond near Kingston

Update at 4:34 p.m.| The Washington State Patrol is reporting that the driver of the car has died. The man, identified as Thomas A. Contreras, 49, of Mount Vernon, experienced a medical emergency while traveling  east on Highway 104, according to the Kitsap Sun. Contreras died at the  hospital. The female passenger, 45, was treated and released. Original post: | Two…

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October 28, 2013 at 9:50 PM

Man who stuck hypodermic into Wal-Mart meat says he was on heroin

POULSBO — Police say a Kitsap County man accused of stabbing a hypodermic syringe into a sausage package at a Wal-Mart store in Poulsbo told them it was a “ridiculously stupid” decision he made while sleep-deprived and on heroin. The Kitsap Sun reports that prosecutors on Monday charged 33-year-old Daniel Thieman with malicious mischief and…

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August 21, 2013 at 4:55 PM

Man dies after dive near Kingston

A man died Wednesday afternoon shortly after going diving near Kingston, North Kitsap Fire and Rescue officials said. He had been diving with others near the Point Julia area on the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribal Reservation, breathing surface-supplied air from a compressor on the boat, rather than using a scuba tank, a fire and rescue spokeswoman said. After…

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November 15, 2012 at 7:15 AM

UPDATE: 3 dead in crash were from Kingston

UPDATE 7:15 a.m. | The three people who died in the crash west of Kingston last night were residents of the Kitsap County town. A car driven by 59-year-old Robin N. Bishop crossed the centerline of Highway 104 and hit a car driven by 44-year-old Anthony A. Adams, according to the State Patrol. The collision at 7 p.m. Wednesday…

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August 24, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Kingston-Seattle passenger ferry to end service next month

The passenger-only ferry between Kingston and Seattle will shut down permanently at the end of September, according to the ferry service’s website, which carries the following notice: The Port of Kingston SoundRunner Ferry will be terminating service effective September 28, 2012. Thank you for your continued support. ****SoundRunner Crew It is simply too expensive for the…

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