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New ferries’ chief sails toward reform | 2015 Session

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 1:39PM

Washington’s new ferries chief, Lynne Griffith, is plunging into reforms that aim to set the state’s troubled ferry system on the right course. In making her debut comments to the Legislature last week, Griffith called America’s largest ferry system “a marine culture that is rich with history and tradition,” but critically in need of changes and strong legislative support.

'Quackers’: Meet the port's newest celebrity resident

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 2:11PM

The Muscovy duck can be seen at the Port of Kingston most days.

Vikings oust Bucs in rivalry match | Boys basketball

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:08PM

Cole Rabedeaux returned to the Kingston High School basketball court not as a Buccaneer, but a Viking.

Bucs outpace Vikes in rivalry win | Girls basketball

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:29PM

Kingston's Drew Clark led the Buccaneers to a 56-43 win over the North Kitsap Vikings Jan. 16.

Kingston Severe Weather Shelter volunteer training Jan. 26

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 10:30AM

Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management and Kingston Cares will present a training session for volunteers at Kingston's Severe Weather Shelter, Jan. 26, 7-9 p.m. Training will take place at the Kingston Community Center, 11212 Highway 104.

Sequim, Port Angeles gymnasts set bests in Poulsbo

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 9:55AM

With just a few meets to go in the season, the combined Sequim/Port Angeles gymnastics squad posted the team’s best team point total for the season as they topped Kingston Jan. 16 in Poulsbo.

School district budget survey is online

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 2:50PM

The North Kitsap School District is seeking input from the community and district employees for the 2015-16 operating budget.

Kingston man injured in rollover crash

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 5:39PM

Icy conditions are thought to have contributed to a one-car rollover crash that destroyed the vehicle and sent a local man to the hospital early Jan. 21.

Poulsbo couple in Paris tell of country’s unity in wake of terrorist attacks

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 11:09AM

'During the crisis, we were wondering with each passing siren what might be happening next. Armed police were everywhere ...'

Poulsbo Historical Society & Museum seeks items from the Great War

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 11:06AM

One hundred years ago, many countries were engaged in the “War to End All Wars.” The Poulsbo Historical Society wants to remember the local men and women who served at home or abroad during the Great War.

North Kitsap public schools may soon get police presence

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:12PM

The City of Poulsbo and the North Kitsap School District are in talks to assign a police officer to local schools.

Poulsbo golfer makes hole-in-one at White Horse

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:21PM

Dan Moore of Poulsbo made a hole in one at White Horse Golf Club on Jan. 16. It’s the first hole-in-one of the year at White Horse, according to Matt Prichard, assistant pro.

Agate Pass Bridge cleaning almost finished

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 3:36PM

More work, traffic delays ahead as bridge is inspected for rust and other repairs.

Introducing this year’s Canoe ‘Journeys’

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 8:00PM updated Jan 28, 2015 at 1:47PM

When no indigenous nation stepped forward and offered to host in 2015 after the 2014 Canoe Journey/Paddle to Bella Bella, the annual gathering of Northwest canoe cultures appeared to be headed toward a hiatus. But canoe skippers wanted to see the Journey continue, and so a new approach emerged: Instead of one large Canoe Journey, there will be several Journeys hosted in various regions of the Salish Sea.

Vikings in first, three games from league title | Boys basketball

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 11:07AM

The North Kitsap Vikings stand alone at the top of the Olympic League basketball standings and are three games from winning the league title.

Agreement reached to acquire 175 acres in Grovers Creek watershed

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 7:20AM

The property will be part of the new 270-acre Grovers Creek Preserve and is across the road from the recently expanded 800-acre North Kitsap Heritage Park. This will be the third acquisition in the Kitsap Forest and Bay Project, a community-driven initiative to secure miles of trails connecting to a cross-state trail system and to protect thousands of acres of forests, wetlands and shoreline for public access and wildlife habitat.

Brown Bear migrating off of 305

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 4:19PM

Poulsbo’s Brown Bear Chevron will be closed by the end of February. Bainbridge Island's location will close by the end of March.

Suquamish Tribe’s economic boom ‘breathtaking’

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Feb 3, 2015 at 6:06AM

Stern: Clearwater Casino Resort expansion puts resort ‘on par’ with Bremerton for convention space, rooms

Agate Pass Bridge work to finish one day early

  • Feb 27, 2015 at 9:54AM

Work on the Agate Pass Bridge will wrap up a day earlier than expected, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.

Suquamish Elementary fifth-graders to Seahawks : ‘We’re Still In’

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 2:22PM

There’s nothing wrong with second place. And good sportsmanship and fair play are more important than a trophy. Those are two of the lessons that Suquamish Elementary School fifth-graders took away from the Seahawks’ loss in the Super Bowl. And they shared the lessons they learned in a letter from their teacher, Kristy Dressler, to Coach Pete Carroll and the team.

Vikings fall to hot-shooting Wolves; North Kitsap drops into tie with Sequim

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 3:03PM

North Kitsap senior Calvin Dennis was dominant Feb. 3 with 19 points and a half-dozen blocks, nearly willing his team to a win at Sequim’s Rick Kaps Gymnasium. But foul trouble kept the 6-foot 10-inch post off the court for much of the first and third quarters, and by the time Dennis fouled out with 40 seconds left, the host Wolves were celebrating a big Olympic League victory.

Noted Yakama artist, students transform gym wall into a cultural masterpiece | Slideshow

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 6:02PM

Artist Toma Villa of the Yakama Nation explains the movement of the bears in the canoe to Chief Kitsap Academy students, Feb. 6, as work continues on a 30-foot by 30-foot mural in the school’s gym.

USS Ranger sails toward the scrapyard

  • Mar 5, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 4:19PM

Aircraft carrier that was decommissioned in 1993 headed to International Shipbreaking at Brownsville, Texas.

U.S. Navy Reserve marks its centennial with ceremony

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

On March 3, 1915, Congress formed the U.S. Navy Reserve. At 100 years old, the Reserve is older than Betty White, Yogi Berra and Clint Eastwood. Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Kitsap hosted a ceremony at Naval Base Kitsap March 3 to mark the centennial.

Deadline Feb. 15 for open enrollment in health plan

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 10:25AM

As of Jan. 31, Kitsap County has enrolled 1,362 new Qualified Health Plan enrollees and 3,127 Qualified Health Plan renewals. Statewide, more than 132,000 residents have enrolled in a Qualified Health Plan.

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