A physician’s assistant was being treated for a possible head injury after a car crashed into his office at The Doctor’s Clinic on 7th Avenue in Poulsbo, about 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 25.
This is the first of four stories in a North Kitsap Herald special series. The series calls attention to little-known causes that change lives in our community.
The Nov. 21 burglary of her Poulsbo home occurred just under a year after her son committed suicide. She didn’t work for a period of months and has since lived paycheck to paycheck. That has put a financial strain on her family and she has struggled to keep her home.
But paying for it requires agreements between four agencies
Perhaps the most significant part of the budget, according to Mayor Becky Erickson, is the council's pursuit of additional revenue for utilities and roads. The council may form a Transportation Benefit District in order to implement a $20 vehicle license fee. It is also considering raising stormwater and water utility rates, and imposing a cable TV tax.
This is the season of giving, but the gratitude comes year-round. “Throughout the year, people have told me, ‘Thanks for helping [the Poulsbo Lions/Raab Foundation] Bellringer Fund. It helped me out when I needed it,’” said Mike Brooks of Mike’s Car Wash & Detailing on 7th Avenue.
The Harrison Medical Center Board of Directors has given their final approval to a plan that will consolidate acute hospital care services at their Silverdale Campus, according to a press release from CHI Franciscan and Harrison Medical Center.
During her lifetime, Indianola resident Pam Perry has traveled extensively to interesting, exciting and exotic locations around the world. Her parents, Linc and Fredi Perry, were "big travelers", as she puts it.
Black Friday "Adopt till You Drop" planned along with Santa pet pictures on Dec. 6
These hospitals are preparing to care for a person with Ebola for the duration of the illness
"It is with some sadness that I announce my plans to resign from City Council some time after the end of 2014," Berry-Maraist said at the conclusion of the council's Nov. 19 meeting. "I'll work with the [council's] finance/administration committee and staff and confirm a final date to allow a smooth transition."
When the Strawberry Field osprey return from wintering in Central America, they will return home to new digs: a 55-foot wood pole with nesting platform, installed Nov. 18 next to the fence that borders the field and Poulsbo Elementary School.
The family’s two pet birds survived and, after some searching, firefighters were able to find a small dog huddled in a back bedroom.
The alleged leaders of a human trafficking ring busted in Bremerton on Nov. 13 have been charged by the Pierce County prosecutor with several human-trafficking related charges.
All reports related to the July 4 fatal collision between a North Kitsap Fire & Rescue engine and a Yamaha scooter were forwarded by the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office to the prosecutor’s office in October. What will happen next was not known on Nov. 17.
Residential electric customers will each receive $40 from sale of Jefferson County system
Construction will start around 9:30 a.m., with the pole and platform being raised between 1-2 p.m., Puget Sound Energy spokesman Ray Lane reported. It will replace a nest located on an 80-foot tall light pole which presents a fire hazard.
More than 2,000 people attended the event the 11th annual Kitsap County Veterans Day ceremony at the Kitsap County fairgrounds.
County officials have rejected the display case, saying it doesn’t meet the specifications drawn up by an architect and approved by the County Commission.
District 3 County Commissioner-elect Ed Wolfe has organized a transition team of community and industry leaders to assist him in the weeks ahead as he prepares to begin his commission term. “My years of experience in government, law and the private sector have prepared me to serve as a county commissioner,” Wolfe said in the announcement. “Part of that preparation includes surrounding myself with those who can provide the best guidance and advice on how to get to work quickly and efficiently.”