Liberty Bay's name: Mystery solved

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Was Liberty Bay ever officially named? Yes. And that’s where the story gets interesting ...

William E. “Bill” Arness | Passages

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William E. “Bill” Arness of Poulsbo passed away on Aug. 27. He was 73.

Historic Poulsbo schooner's 'life of service is not finished’

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For 25 years, the C.A. Thayer was a commanding presence on the waters of Liberty Bay. From 1925-1950, with the exception of World War II service, the 219-foot three-masted schooner and her crew sailed to the Bering Sea, returning to Poulsbo with a hold full of salted cod for the West Coast market. The ship’s presence meant jobs — and that the fishermen were safe at home.

‘They heal everyone, no matter what they have suffered’ | Kitsap Weekly

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The Kitsap Peninsula has long been a draw to people who have crafted unique lives and livelihoods for themselves. Lynne Ferguson is just such a person, and here on the Kitsap Peninsula she has created a life for herself that allows her to pursue two great passions from her childhood: Native horsemanship and music.

Golden anniversary for Bill and Barbara Erickson | Anniversaries

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Bill and Barbara Erickson celebrated their golden wedding anniversary Aug. 20 with a gathering at My Girl Drive-In Museum in Kingston.

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