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At least they haven't tried dynamite

  • May 8, 2012 at 11:08AM

First, Port of Kingston officials hoped the tide would take the carcass away. Then, they towed it to a buoy and tied it there to keep it from returning to the beach. Sheriff's deputies were enlisted to help; they shot at the carcass, hoping to make it sink. Now, port employees have weighted the carcass down with chains and cinder blocks, hoping to send it to the bottom of the Sound.

Six from KHS, one from NK move on to Districts | Tennis

  • May 8, 2012 at 11:16AM

Those who advance to Districts placed in the top six of the Olympic League tournament. The League tournament wrapped up May 7 at North Kitsap High School.

6 from KHS, 1 from NK are District qualifiers | Tennis

  • May 11, 2012 at 4:00PM

The West Central District III tournament is May 12. Both boys and girls will compete for a chance at a State appearance.

Legion program looks to keep players local

  • May 19, 2012 at 6:00AM

The Kitsap Americans baseball team should have some familiar faces on it. That’s promising for head coach Jon O’Connor, who will lead the team in its second season.

NK’s Crabtree seeks fifth; KHS’s Turner, McNurney out | Girls tennis

  • May 18, 2012 at 6:00AM

Of the three singles players from the North Kitsap School District competing in the West Central District III tournament, North Kitsap’s Sydney Crabtree is the only one who remains.

Track and Field prepare for Districts

  • May 19, 2012 at 6:00AM

A list of all the athletes from the North Kitsap School District competing at the West Central District III tournament this weekend.

Bucs take second district title in program history, prepare for Regionals | Baseball

  • May 18, 2012 at 6:00AM

The Buccaneers varsity baseball team sure turned things around.

Stottlemeyer race draws more than 300 riders | Slideshow

  • May 21, 2012 at 1:00PM updated May 22, 2012 at 7:33AM

The three-year-old Stottlemeyer 30/60 Mile Endurance Mountain Bike Race has grown, significantly.

10th annual art festival Wednesday

  • May 21, 2012 at 2:00PM updated May 22, 2012 at 9:03AM

The Festival of The Arts, which started 10 years ago at Kingston Junior High, has grown into a district-wide event. The festival is May 23, 5-9 p.m. in the main building.

UPDATE | Navy frogmen find body of missing diver

  • May 22, 2012 at 7:05AM

A body believed to be a missing diver was recovered Monday evening by Navy divers brought in to help search for the missing man, the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office announced early Tuesday.

Famous private botanical garden in Kingston up for auction

  • May 23, 2012 at 11:00AM updated May 29, 2012 at 9:27AM

Heronswood Gardens, a 15-acre estate features a world-renowned private complex of botanical gardens, is up for auction.

A lot to celebrate: new Point Casino opens

  • Jun 1, 2012 at 8:00AM

The new Point Casino opened to the public Thursday — at 52,000 square feet, it’s more than twice the size of the original casino.

SoundRunner begins Saturday service tomorrow

  • Jun 1, 2012 at 1:00PM

When the SoundRunner passenger-only ferry service began again a year ago, the Port of Kingston courted commuters. Now, port staff wants the community to know SoundRunner is for everybody.

CB’s Nuts will use a new peanut in products

  • Jun 2, 2012 at 3:00PM

Craft roaster CB’s Nuts has partnered with Friehe Farms to plant Washington’s first commercial Valencia peanut crop.

State tennis: Kingston's Daniels, Wicklein take 4th

  • Jun 1, 2012 at 6:00AM

The only Kingston High School tennis players remaining at State went into the competition uneasy.

Meet author Gregg Olsen on Saturday, win a prize | Contest

  • Jun 5, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Jun 8, 2012 at 10:13AM

CONTEST ALERT: Be the "Envy" of your friends. Send us a spooky picture from the book reading and walking tour with author Gregg Olsen, Saturday in Port Gamble at 2 p.m., and you could win an "Envy" T-shirt and charm.

Kitsap County looking for some volunteers

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 1:00PM

The Kitsap County Commission is seeking a District 1 representative to serve on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board.

Festivals galore this weekend in North Kitsap

  • Jun 8, 2012 at 4:37PM

It shouldn't be difficult for anyone in Kitsap County to find something to do this weekend. There is a fair for those interested in tinkering. A festival for those interested in the environment. A festival for adventurers. And a book signing and talk for readers with a taste for suspense.

Local business man busted for metal theft

  • Jun 11, 2012 at 1:30PM

More than $400,000 in scrap allegedly passed through theft ring

Sun, local farms draw crowds to EcoFest

  • Jun 11, 2012 at 5:03PM

EcoFest attendees were presented with a plethora of entertainment Saturday, and on a warm day to boot. Live music, acrobatic dancers, mini-plays and rapping grandmas — Stillwaters Environmental Center’s annual EcoFest drew people from around Kitsap to celebrate Earth’s bounty.

Port Gamble Northwest Adventures Sports Festival draws 400 visitors

  • Jun 14, 2012 at 3:34PM

The third Northwest Adventure Sports Festival combined beauty and brawn

Rolfes opens district office in Poulsbo City Hall

  • Jun 14, 2012 at 4:20PM

Sen. Christine Rolfes, D-Bainbridge Island, has opened a district office in Poulsbo City Hall, where residents can bring their concerns and ideas, as well as schedule a meeting with the senator.

Public Q&A on Port Gamble June 27

  • Jun 15, 2012 at 6:00AM updated Jun 19, 2012 at 4:46PM

Olympic Property Group’s plans for Port Gamble village will be unveiled in a public meeting June 27, 6 p.m., in the Kingston Middle School Commons.

Fire displaces Kingston family of three

  • Jun 15, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 12:19PM

An older manufactured home sustained serious damage and its occupants were displaced, but firefighters were able to save many of the family’s possessions in an apparent accidental fire Thursday evening.

SoundRunner is a good deal … But can it succeed?

  • Jun 15, 2012 at 12:32PM

The Kingston Port District is hoping some new initiatives will help turn the financial tide for the SoundRunner passenger ferry. One resident says his marketing firm studied SoundRunner and determined that it’s doomed. A Herald reporter, who also lives in Kingston, says the service is a good deal for consumers. Here are their views.

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