The Poulsbo City Council voted unanimously on March 4 to purchase a flood-prone parcel alongside a portion of the south fork of Dogfish Creek, at 19159 8th Ave. The city will remove the house, restore the portion of salmon-bearing stream that flows across the property and, at some point, will replace the culvert through which the creek flows under 8th Avenue.
I got an offer of a flight, with one caveat: Those present would not be responsible for any resulting addiction. Soon I was gliding 1,500 feet above Poulsbo, my harness attached with carabiners to the frame of this 75-pound machine, nothing between me and the open air but my clothing. And, hopefully, my guardian angel.
Five teenagers walked away from a rollover crash on Noll Road on Feb. 26. Three are reportedly being treated for minor injuries.
Aircraft carrier that was decommissioned in 1993 headed to International Shipbreaking at Brownsville, Texas.
Adam Charles happened into carving. He stopped by to check on his aunt, Ellen Price, about three weeks ago, saw his cousins working on something under a covered area, and asked, “What are you doing?” The next thing he knew, he had an adze in his hand and was helping to carve out the back of a 15-foot totem pole that will be raised at Point Julia this spring.
Troy Grossman was formally promoted from Poulsbo police officer to sergeant on March 4, succeeding John Halsted, who was promoted to deputy chief in February. Halsted, in turn, succeeded Bob Wright, who retired.
State and local agencies may charge a processing fee for public records sought for commercial purposes, under terms of a proposal considered by the 2015 Legislature.
Three state Senate bills aim to increase awareness of human trafficking and help agencies coordinate efforts to confront the issue.
Port of Poulsbo commission held a public hearing for increasing the number of liveaboard residents downtown.
As Washington’s gray wolf population continues to grow, so do concerns from those living in the areas of the state most affected by their return. “There's two sides to this issue, and it kind of boils down to either you like them or you don't,” said Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, who co-sponsored several wolf-related bills this legislative session.
Work on the Agate Pass Bridge will wrap up a day earlier than expected, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.
The Feb. 27 edition of the Herald is 36 pages in two sections, and includes the 2015 North Kitsap Almanac, It's Your Future education special section, and lots of savings in the Herald's local and regional advertising circulars.
A softball field and mountain bike pump track are among top options for the future of Little Valley park.
Local communities could have more access to water if legislators succeed in implementing a new system of leasing surplus state-owned water rights.
Wyatt Skelley takes the stage in Los Angeles and comes away as a highly-sought-after young actor and dancer.
The Kingston Buccaneers girls basketball team had a short post-season. But that doesn’t tell the entire story about what this team accomplished, and how.
Learn more about restoration thinning planned for North Kitsap Heritage Park at a public meeting Feb. 26, 7-9 p.m., in the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue Paul T. Nichol Headquarters Station, 26642 Miller Bay Road NE, Kingston.
Two public meetings are scheduled in the area regarding the U.S. Navy’s plans to build new security structures and extend its service pier on Naval Base Kitsap - Bangor.
Gymnast Chloe Seferos of North Kitsap placed eighth in beam at the WIAA 2A/3A State Gymnastics Championship, Feb. 21, in the Tacoma Dome.
Kingston wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, won the state championship Feb. 21, defeating Mariah Roggow of Kelso 2-1 in the Tacoma Dome.