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Norseman recruited by local Girl Scouts

  • Feb 27, 2015 at 1:26PM

Poulsbo and Kingston troops add a Girl Scout sash to the Norseman statue to announce the beginning of the annual Girl Scout Cookie Sale

Welcome the whales: As grays and orcas make their way through Puget Sound, sighting opportunities are plentiful

  • Mar 24, 2015 at 6:00PM

South Whidbey residents will have plenty of opportunities to spy a whale in the coming months as the grays and orcas make their may through the sound.

In the ancestors’ footsteps: Totem pole project yields a new apprentice

  • Mar 5, 2015 at 1:53PM

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.

Super win for ‘Super Jeep’

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 12:51PM

Alaska’s top off-road racers are from Poulsbo, Kingston

Local Girl Scout collecting books for school in Sierra Leone

  • Mar 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

Martha Rabura, a junior at Kingston High School and candidate for the highest rank in Girl Scouts, is starting a library at Mallory Jansen Memorial School in Banta, Sierra Leone.

Q&A: Wrestling champion Peyton Reece

  • Mar 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

Kingston High School junior Peyton Reece, 17, winner of the state wrestling championship (125) on Feb. 21, chatted with the Herald about subjects ranging from Krispy Kremes to special post-title treatment at home (not!).

Jeep crashes into Liberty Bay

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 1:31PM

A Bainbridge Island driver veered off of Fjord Drive and crashed into Liberty Bay March 30.

Four firsts, four seconds for dive club at B.C. meet

  • Mar 9, 2015 at 12:56PM

Members of the Bainbridge Island Dive Club, which includes divers from Kingston and Poulsbo, won four firsts and four seconds at the British Columbia Winter Provincial Championships, Feb. 20-22 at Vancouver Aquatic Centre.

Climbing 69 flights of stairs in full gear 'for those who are suffering'

  • Mar 10, 2015 at 5:00AM updated Mar 12, 2015 at 12:25PM

1,711 firefighters finished the Scott Firefighter Stairclimb on March 8 in downtown Seattle’s Columbia Center, the second-tallest building west of the Mississippi. Firefighters climbed 69 flights of stairs — that’s 1,311 steps and 788 feet of vertical elevation — in full firefighter gear to raise money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Artist visits school to encourage students creatively

  • Mar 10, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Mar 11, 2015 at 5:30AM

Richard Jesse Watson visited Wolfle Elementary School on March 10, and it was “awesome.”

NBK trains in Sinclair Inlet

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 11:08AM

BREMERTON – Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) held successful training exercises in Sinclair Inlet between Bremerton and Port Orchard on Friday, March 27.

No charges in July 4 fatality; family’s attorney proposes opportunity for them to ‘share their story’

  • Mar 11, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Mar 12, 2015 at 1:07PM

The attorney for the family of a man killed in a collision with a North Kitsap Fire & Rescue engine on July 4 will propose a mediation session in which the family can “communicate” to the fire department’s attorney, insurance company and fire chief what the loss of their loved one has meant to them.

CHI Franciscan Health, UnitedHealthcare renew network relationship

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 12:23PM

UnitedHealthcare plan participants have continued, uninterrupted access to CHI Franciscan hospitals, ancillary facilities and physicians

Kaden Lum remembered as a '12,' full of life

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Apr 3, 2015 at 2:13PM

POULSBO — His life was short, but those who knew 2-year-old Kaden Lum say his impact will be longfelt. “He was a very active and outgoing child,” said Don Jones, Kaden’s great-grandfather. “He loved life.”

Sequim man dies in Kingston collision

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 8:51AM

A 28-year-old Sequim man died March 11 in a head-on collision on state Highway 104. Identification of the man is pending notification of next of kin, the State Patrol said.

Kitsap County files civil suit to enforce shooting range ordinance

  • Apr 3, 2015 at 11:00AM

PORT ORCHARD - Kitsap County filed an action March 31 in Kitsap County Superior Court requesting an injunction against Kitsap Rifle and Revolver Club for failing to obtain a required operational range permit. In September 2014, Kitsap County Commissioners passed Ordinance 515-2014, which became effective December 22, 2014, establishing a requirement that outdoor shooting ranges obtain an operating permit.

Grim reality of sexual exploitation in Kitsap

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 1:26PM

Sheriff: Everyone must participate ‘to increase awareness and join the fight’

One dead, two injured in head-on crash at 104 and Parcells

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 1:05PM

One person died and two were injured in a two-car, head-on collision on state Highway 104 late March 11. A 28-year-old Sequim man, whose identity was being withheld until next of kin were notified, was declared dead at the scene, Washington State Patrol reported.

Driver of car in fatal crash identified

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 3:59PM

The driver of a car killed in a head-on collision on March 11 at Highway 104 and Parcells Road has been identified. The driver was Benjamin MacQueen, 28, of Sequim, the Washington State Patrol reported March 12. MacQueen was declared dead at the scene. His next of kin were notified by the Kitsap County Coroner.

NKSD hires new principal for Poulsbo Middle School, director of learning support, director of student support

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Mar 18, 2015 at 10:46AM

The North Kitsap School Board hired a new principal for Poulsbo Middle School on March 12, as well as a district director of learning support and a director of student support.

Crash victims recovering; daughter discharged from hospital

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 11:52AM

The condition of two people injured in a car crash March 11 is improving. James Norberg, 53, of Kingston, and his 14-year-old daughter were admitted to Harborview Medical Center after a head-on-collision on Highway 104 and Parcells Road.

Students help school foundation spread the word about grants

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 12:13PM

When thinking of ways to share the work the North Kitsap Schools Foundation helps fund, Shannon Singleton thought a video showcasing the projects would be a good idea. And who better to produce the video than two students the foundation helps support?

A way to honor education’s best and brightest | In Our Opinion

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 3:16PM

So the story goes, the Rangvald Kvelstad Teacher of the Year Award Foundation was founded in the 1980s after several local school levies failed at the polls. The idea behind the foundation: Let voters know about the good work that teachers do, what they are doing to prepare young people for life, how they meet the challenges of teaching amid economic, political and social changes, their place in the circle of American life: that well-educated students means a more competitive workforce and engaged citizenry, which means a healthier economy and stronger communities.

Purser, Mabe elected to Suquamish Tribal Council; Mills reelected

  • Mar 17, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 6:17PM

Rich Purser was elected to the position 1 council seat, vacated by Irene Carper, who chose not to run. Sammy Mabe defeated incumbent Bardow Lewis and other candidates for the position 2 seat in the March 15 election. Council member Luther "Jay" Mills, position 3, was reelected.

Task force studying region's transportation future

  • Mar 17, 2015 at 12:09PM

Suquamish Tribe Chairman Leonard Forsman has been named to the Transportation Futures Task Force, which is studying the central Puget Sound region's long-term transportation needs and funding for solutions.

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