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North Kitsap's Wallis advances to second round of league meet | Road to State

  • May 14, 2015 at 11:05AM

No. 1 singles Danya Wallis of North Kitsap handily beat Tessa Johnson of Kingston 6-0, 6-0 before beating Ryoko Kumei from Kingston and Hannah Gauthun by the same scores, May 12 in the Olympic League 2A Girls Tennis Tournament. Willis was to face Sarah Casias of Bremerton in the final May 14.

Terrorism threat level raised at NBK

  • May 14, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 1:37PM

BREMERTON — If lines to enter Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) have seemed a little long than usual lately, there’s a reason. On May 7, the Department of Defense raised the terrorism threat level to Force Protection Condition Level Bravo, the third level of a five tier scale. It’s defined as “An increased and predictable threat of terrorism.”

US Coast Guard to release boating safety app

  • May 14, 2015 at 1:35PM

WASHINGTON — The Coast Guard is scheduled to release its first boating safety App May 16 as the kickoff to this year's National Safe Boating Week.

Viking Fest: A lot of new in old festival

  • May 14, 2015 at 1:52PM

This year’s Viking Fest is the 47th annual, but there is a lot that’s new to this celebration of Poulsbo’s Norwegian heritage. The Rotary Club of Poulsbo-North Kitsap has teamed with Viking Fest to present the Viking Tour, an event designed to be more than a simple bike race.

Kids and kites in Kingston

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 3:59PM

The annual Kites over Kingston Festival, sponsored by Windermere Real Estate, took place March 28, and people flocked to enjoy the breeze with colorful kites.

Bainbridge teachers make plans to join statewide strike

  • Apr 21, 2015 at 4:31PM

Bainbridge teachers may join other educators from across the state in a one-day walkout to protest the Legislature's inadequate funding of public schools.

Q&A: Port Gamble S’Klallam Police Chief Samuel White

  • Apr 21, 2015 at 5:24PM

Samuel White, a member of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, joined the Port Gamble S’Klallam Police Department as chief of police on Oct. 22. Recently, White talked to the North Kitsap Herald about his new job and his goals for the department.

Pope Resources announces $4.9 million conservation sale

  • Mar 31, 2015 at 9:02AM

Pope Resources announced on March 31 a $4.9 million conservation sale to The Trust for Public Land, consisting of a conservation easement covering 3,607 acres in Jefferson County.

This team reminds coach of 1988 | Road to State

  • May 15, 2015 at 3:25PM

North Kitsap Vikings baseball coach Jeff Weible has seen the big stage. And he’s preparing his team to make it there.

Get to know the candidates in the 2015 election | In Our Opinion

  • May 15, 2015 at 3:37PM

The winners of the Nov. 3 election will work for you. Get to know the candidates. Your vote will empower them to make level-of-service and spending decisions on your behalf in city hall, school district offices, fire district headquarters, and park, port and utility district offices. Make sure your vote is an informed one.

Viking Fest continues through weekend with parade, entertainment, contests | Viking Fest

  • May 16, 2015 at 7:31AM

The 47th annual Viking Fest got under way on May 15 and continues through the weekend with the carnival, contests, live entertainment and, on May 16, the downtown parade. Here’s the schedule.

1 million Norwegians immigrated to U.S. between 1820 and 1920 | Viking Fest

  • May 16, 2015 at 1:01PM

Although Sweden sent more emigrants to the United States than any other Scandinavian country, Norway sent a greater percentage of its population — nearly 1 million people between 1820 and 1920.

Festival of the arts gives students 'an opportunity to really shine'

  • Apr 23, 2015 at 4:42PM

The North Kitsap School District Festival of the Arts will be held 5-8 p.m. April 29 at Kingston Middle School, and will include art by students in every district school.

Roller derby league at home in new rink

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 1:00AM

Haeley Nunley of Northwest Derby Company said her group moved to Skateland in Bremerton

Relay For Life: Making strides against cancer | In Our Opinion

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 12:18PM

Relay For Life of North Kitsap begins 6 p.m. July 10 and continues into July 11 at North Kitsap Stadium, 1780 NE Hostmark St., Poulsbo. Every year, this event raises tens of thousands of dollars for the American Cancer Society. As you read this, 20 teams of North Kitsap people like you are raising money in a variety of ways for Relay for Life.

Marley's Ghost to haunt Treehouse Cafe for one-night-only concert event

  • Apr 24, 2015 at 12:22PM

Possibly the best kept secret in American music, renowned West Coast performers Marley's Ghost will be on Bainbridge to perform a special one-night-only concert event at Lynwood's Treehouse Cafe 8 p.m. Thursday, April 30, in celebration of their upcoming new album "The Woodstock Sessions."

Some early winners in 2015 election

  • May 16, 2015 at 8:00AM updated May 17, 2015 at 3:30PM

The election isn’t until fall but, barring any write-in candidacies, there are already some winners.

Viking Fest Notebook | News and notes from Poulsbo's annual celebration

  • May 16, 2015 at 9:00AM updated May 18, 2015 at 5:15PM

In her Viking Fest welcome May 15, Mayor Becky Erickson said Viking Fest “speaks to our heritage, it speaks to our roots.” Viking Fest celebrates Norway’s Constitution Day and honor Poulsbo’s earliest Norwegian settlers, who arrived beginning in the 1880s.

Schwan, of Kingston, finishes Boston Marathon in 3:31:55

  • Apr 28, 2015 at 10:00AM

Tenille Schwan, 36, of Kingston finished in the top half of runners in the 119th Boston Marathon, April 20. Four hours later, she and her fiance, Ik Icard, were on a plane to Mexico to be married.

Bainbridge man's Everest team evacuated to Base Camp

  • Apr 28, 2015 at 10:07AM

A team led by a Bainbridge man was evacuated by helicopter to Base Camp on Mount Everest on April 27, two days after a 7.9 earthquake struck Nepal, killing thousands below and triggering an avalanche that killed the team’s medic and several others.

Poulsbo CF Walk: 'This walk is full of hope'

  • Today at 7:52AM

The Poulsbo CF Walk is a walk presented annually by the Great Stride, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's largest national fundraising event. All proceeds from this event go to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and from there 90 cents of every dollar is donated to research in hopes of finding a cure.

Olympic College CEO Mitchell honored

  • May 22, 2015 at 2:00PM

Dr. David Mitchell, CEO of Olympic College, was among five people and one organization named as Washington State Association of College Trustees’ 2015 ACT Award winners. The annual award recognizes dedication to Washington’s 34 community and technical colleges and the nearly 388,000 students they serve each year.

Armed Forces Day photo gallery

  • May 18, 2015 at 11:34AM

Photos from the 67th Armed Forces Day Parade hosted May 17 in downtown Bremerton.

Three women honored with Silver Plate Awards

  • May 22, 2015 at 10:00AM

KITSAP COUNTY — They have all given hours and hours to help others. They all consider volunteering something that’s an important part of their lives. And they’re all in the senior years of their lives.

NBK is a 'growth industry,' Zwolfer says

  • May 22, 2015 at 6:00AM updated at 10:18AM

CENTRAL KITSAP –In an era of shrinking military budgets, Naval Base Kitsap is a growth area. That's what Capt. Thomas Zwolfer, commanding officer for NBK, told attendees at a Bremerton Chamber of Commerce meeting May 19.

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