Ken Thomas and Amanda Cheatham have similar goals: Safe neighborhoods, protection of the natural environment and bolstering community interest in local government. But they have different ideas on how to accomplish those goals, as different as their backgrounds and experiences.
Residential construction is planned on 1,572 lots or parcels in Poulsbo’s near future, which means the city’s projected population for 2035 could be reached early.
For many people, the Kitsap County Fair is all about the stampede and rodeo. This year’s stampede and rodeo will be Joe Drouin’s 30th. Drouin is the rodeo director and has been helping stage the rodeo at the fair for 30 years. This year’s stampede and rodeo will be Joe Drouin’s 30th. Drouin is the rodeo director and has been helping stage the rodeo at the fair for 30 years.
You’ll have a chance to meet and question all Poulsbo City Council and North Kitsap School Board candidates in the Nov. 3 general election — even those running unopposed — beginning at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 5. That’s the time and date of the League of Women Voters Candidates Forum, in the Poulsbo City Hall council chambers.
First Norwegian group immigration to the United States
BREMERTON – Police aren't entirely sure, but they released details Aug. 26 that backs-up an earlier theory as to why the Bremerton Motel 6 erupted into a fireball Aug. 18.
If you get a vacation rental request from an Oregonian with a Texas business address and Illinois driver’s license whose check is mailed to you from Ohio, you, um, might want to think twice about doing business with him.
Thirteen boatslips proposed to be reserved for liveaboard residents would be year-round, not seasonal. The Poulsbo Port Commission made that decision at its Aug. 20 meeting.
If you find yourself crossing Lindvig Bridge come October, you might want to make sure you have a few coins. Trolls are moving in, and you don’t want to be caught without the proper toll.
Superior Court Judge Jennifer Forbes presided over a packed courtroom Aug. 21 as Gabriel Gaeta, accused of raping and murdering a young neighbor in 2014, sat quietly in the jury box during a hearing on the status of the discovery process and to set a trial date.
Geraldo Castro DeJesus, accused of murdering his ex-girlfriend, 29-year-old Heather Kelso, and her roommate’s son, 2-year-old Kaden Lum, in East Bremerton in March, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Aug. 21 in Kitsap County Superior Court
Kitsap County Sheriff's Office detectives said investigating the murder of Heather Kelso and Kaden Lum was like putting the many pieces of a puzzle together. They were trying to use all those bits and pieces to – as Lt. Det. Earl Smith put it – "paint a picture."
Local filmmakers produce a steampunk mystery series for Monoculus Films.
496. According to statistics gathered during Kitsap County’s annual Point in Time Count earlier this year, that’s how many people who could be classified as homeless in Kitsap County.
The Kitsap County Fair is coming, and Cassie O’Hara and Diana Pheasant are excited to make this years the most special yet.
The 2015 Best of North Kitsap will be included in the Aug. 28 North Kitsap Herald. Meanwhile, it's available at the Herald office and online.
Several local firefighters are east of the mountains, helping battle fires at the Kettle and Reach complexes in Okanogan and Chelan counties.
Those are the top stories in the Aug. 21 North Kitsap Herald, available now at newsstands and in stores. The Aug. 21 Herald is 52 pages in three sections: News, Kitsap Weekly, and the 2015 Kitsap County Fair & Stampede Guide.
The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office arrested Geraldo “Jerry” Castro De Jesus in connection with the murder of Heather Kelso, 29, and Kaden Lum, 2, at Kariotis Mobile Home Park. "March 28, 2015, is a day the Kitsap community will not forget. Law enforcement will not forget,” said Sheriff Gary Simpson at a press conference at the Kitsap County Administration building Aug. 20. “This is the day that two members of our community were murdered at their home.”
Geraldo Castro DeJesus will be arraigned on murder charges at 11 a.m. Aug. 21 in Courtroom 272, Kitsap County Superior Court. DeJesus is suspected of the shooting deaths of a woman and a child at Kariotis Mobile Home Park in March. He was arrested early Aug. 20, the sheriff’s department reported.