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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.

'Move forward confidently into the future'

  • Jun 17, 2012 at 8:00AM updated Jun 18, 2012 at 10:29AM

Kingston High School’s Class of 2012 may be remembered as much for its sense of humor as its accomplishments, the day as much for its variety as for pomp and circumstance.

Local author asks, ‘What would Jesus brew?’

  • Jun 18, 2012 at 1:25PM

Mixing the Bible and beer might seem a strange brew, but for local author Michael Camp the two form the basis of a memoir of spiritual evolution seeking to open the door of theological discussion.

Heronswood Gardens sold to Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe

  • Jun 20, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jun 21, 2012 at 4:46PM

The Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe has bought back some of its ancestral lands. World-renowned Heronswood Gardens estate and Heronswood Nursery business were sold for an undisclosed amount to the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe.

Yeager faces up to four years for role in fatal crash

  • Jun 21, 2012 at 4:47PM

The driver charged with the death of Jenna Carp of Bremerton has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide and vehicular assault.

Naval Hospital staff member found dead in Kingston home

  • Jun 22, 2012 at 9:47AM

Electrician's Mate 2nd Class Joseph Miller, assigned to Naval Hospital Bremerton, was found dead in his private residence in Kingston on June 20, the hospital’s public affairs officer reported. The cause of death is unknown and is under investigation by local authorities, according to Douglas H. Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton public affairs officer.

Sheriff deputies seeking info after series of shattered car windows

  • Jun 25, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jun 27, 2012 at 9:48PM

In various neighborhoods around Kingston, Indianola and Suquamish, officers have identified 21 incidents of vehicle windows being shattered

State Patrol K-9 will sniff out your fireworks on state ferries

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28AM

Traveling with fireworks for July 4 celebrations? Make sure they're accessible for Washington State Patrol officers to examine.

Woman's car goes into Liberty Bay; driver uninjured

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Jun 29, 2012 at 10:23AM

An 80-year-old Bainbridge Island woman drove her car into Liberty Bay off Lemolo Drive, but was able to walk away.

Fireworks lacked proper storage

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 8:00AM

If the owner of Belfair Truck and Auto Wrecking had had all the necessary permits to store Aurora Fireworks’ supply, the bullet that detonated $50,000 worth of fireworks may have never happened.

Smoke, but no fire, aboard passenger-only ferry

  • Jul 2, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 4:44PM

UPDATE: Smoke, which turned out to be the result of a generator problem, aboard the SoundRunner’s 65-foot Spirit of Kingston passenger ferry may cause problems for Poulsbo's 3rd of July run.

Two fireworks-related calls; woman injured on Kingston fireworks barge

  • Jul 5, 2012 at 2:00PM updated Jul 6, 2012 at 2:04PM

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue crews responded to an average of about seven calls per day. In the period between 8 a.m. on July 4 and 8 a.m. on July 5, NKF&R firefighters answered 14 emergency calls, spokeswoman Michele Laboda reported. Only two calls involved fireworks.

SoundRunner is doing better, but still struggling

  • Jul 5, 2012 at 4:19PM

While the SoundRunner passenger ferry service is growing in ridership, buoying the Port of Kingston’s goal to continue the service, port commissioners will still need to allocate $90,000 to run the service through Sept. 30.

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