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Shellfish harvesting closure in Port Madison and Miller bays

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 10:09AM

All shellfish species closure caused by high biotoxin concentrations

Fat Tuesday Parade supports community in multiple ways

  • Oct 9, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 5:03PM

Clearwater Casino now accepting entries for signature event

Heroin use on the rise in Kitsap

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 7:00AM updated at 9:41AM

Part one in a series. Kitsap County officials report sharp spike in heroin use. The latest trend indicates changes in typical users and gateways to the drug.

Herald wins 11 awards at state press conference

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 3:22PM

The North Kitsap Herald won 11 awards, including second place for Community Service, in the 2013 Better Newspapers Contest sponsored by the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association.

Public can comment on Port Gamble Bay cleanup agreement

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 4:20PM

The draft documents include a legal agreement between the state Department of Ecology and Pope Resources. The agreement, called a consent decree, outlines how Pope Resources will clean up in-bay sediments and the shoreline near the former mill site.

Four NKSD students are National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 2:18PM

Kingston's Ian Convy and Madeleine Walker and North Kitsap's Abigail Baldwin and Katrina Weinman earned PSAT scores among the top one-half percent of students who took the test recently.

Henry reelected to Poulsbo City Council, Position 7 | Election

  • Nov 5, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 6, 2013 at 1:38PM

Henry ran what he called a simple campaign. “I didn't put any signs out, I tried to do away with that litter. I did everything through the mail and over the phone."

Webster-Martinson makes history in North Kitsap School District | Election

  • Nov 5, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 6, 2013 at 1:37PM

She is believed to be the first Native American elected to the North Kitsap School Board; Marie Hebert, Port Gamble S’Klallam, was appointed to a vacancy on the school board and served in 2000-01.

Worthington elected to North Kitsap School Board District 3 | Election

  • Nov 5, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 6, 2013 at 1:32PM

Beth Worthington isn't afraid to try something new. In her 40s, Worthington began competing in triathlons. She can also be found working out at Kitsap Crossfit, which she has done for about two years. The secret is to just put on your shoes and go, she said. Worthington just added one more activity to her list: being a director of the North Kitsap School Board.

Poulsbo's Corbin, Casey get fastest marathon times

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Oct 17, 2013 at 11:09AM

The fastest time for the 2013 Poulsbo Marathon's full marathon went to hometown runners.

Voters extend EMS levies for six years | Election

  • Nov 5, 2013 at 8:00PM updated Nov 6, 2013 at 1:36PM

The measures continue the property tax levies at their current rate, 50 cents per $1,000 of assessed valuation. That equals $8.33 per month for the owner of a home assessed at $200,000. Jacque Thornton of Kingston said that's a small investment.

Auditor's Office will reopen on Fridays

  • Nov 6, 2013 at 6:00AM

The Kitsap County Board of Commissioners announced the County Administration Building will reopen on Fridays beginning Nov. 8, with the Auditor’s Office expanding its service to regular business hours 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Heroin: injecting crime into Kitsap

  • Oct 16, 2013 at 10:00AM updated Oct 18, 2013 at 12:48PM

Part two in a series. Heroin's comeback in Kitsap relates to crimes in the county.

Closings during Veterans Day

  • Nov 8, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Nov 11, 2013 at 9:12AM

Here's a look at what services and buildings will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.

South Kitsap High School dealing with scabies concern

  • Nov 9, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Nov 13, 2013 at 3:41PM

The South Kitsap School District reported 15 students have been diagnosed with scabies.

Tracyton woman says she doesn’t want to see the (CFL) light

  • Nov 7, 2013 at 10:23AM

It’s only been since mid September that Jewett has known what’s been making her feel sick.

Island legend Jon 'Bud' Hawk to be remembered at Veterans Day event

  • Nov 9, 2013 at 1:46PM

Jon “Bud” Hawk, a Medal of Honor recipient, educator, Bainbridge High School graduate and local legend, died Monday, Nov. 4.

Indianola shed fire likely intentional

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 4:39PM

A shed about 20 feet from an Indianola residence may have been intentionally set on fire the morning of Oct. 18.

Kitsap County, HBA partner to improve permitting processes

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Nov 13, 2013 at 3:40PM

Larry Keeton, director of Kitsap County’s Department of Community Development (DCD), took advantage of the Kitsap County Home Builders Association’s (HBA) recent general membership meeting to recognize the organization’s membership for partnering with the county to improve permitting processes.

Public invited to comment on proposed regional transportation plan

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 10:00AM

The Peninsula Regional Transportation Planning Organization (PRTPO) invites the public to comment on its draft Regional Transportation Plan by Dec. 31.

Man shot outside of Fred Meyer, taken to hospital; one in custody

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 4:39PM

Man shot outside of Fred Meyer in East Bremerton.

Former CKFR chief Steve Bigelow dies unexpectedly

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 12:00PM updated Nov 14, 2013 at 9:48AM

Former Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue Fire Chief Steve Bigelow passed away Tuesday. His death was unexpected and occurred following a surgery. He is survived by his wife and three children. He was 68.

Washington State Democrats announce caucus and convention dates for 2014

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 1:00PM

Washington State Democrats have announced a series of caucuses and conventions next year which will culminate with the Democratic State Convention.

Bomb techs remove explosive device in front of Harrison, woman taken into custody

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 11:44AM

The Bremerton Police Department was dispatched to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton at 7:36 a.m. for a report of a bomb in a vehicle parked in front of the emergency room entrance.

Bremerton murder suspect made confession following his arrest

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 12:14PM

Bremerton resident Jason A. Salas, 29, is in the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office Jail on $2 million bail facing a first-degree murder charge with a domestic violence enhancement. Salas is slated to have his first court appearance at 3 p.m. this afternoon.

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