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High school debate team takes competition by storm

  • Mar 29, 2015 at 4:00AM

Kingston High School's Speech and Debate Team has had an unusually successful year.

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.

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.

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

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."

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.

Bainbridge divers advance to championships

  • May 1, 2015 at 3:37PM

The Bainbridge Island Dive Club jumped into the ferociously competitive fray of the Junior Region 10 Championships this past weekend in Beaverton and two divers earned a chance to compete at the USA Diving Zone E Championship meet next month.

DeBoer says he won't seek third term on Kingston Port Commission

  • Apr 10, 2015 at 9:47AM

Kingston Adventures co-owner Beth Brewster and supporters have filed numerous requests for public records related to her claims that the Port of Kingston is discriminatory. According to Port Executive Director David Malone, the port usually receives a couple of public records requests in a year. It processed 56 requests in three months, he said.

Federal lawsuit dropped; Kingston Adventures still appealing its eviction from port

  • Apr 10, 2015 at 9:25AM

Kingston Adventures dropped its discrimination lawsuit against the Port of Kingston on March 31. The business is still appealing its eviction from the Kingston Marina. Attorneys Carl J. Marquardt of Seattle and Christopher J. Kerley of Spokane filed the Stipulation for Voluntary Dismissal in U.S. District Court in Tacoma, stating that both sides had agreed to voluntarily dismiss the case “without prejudice to any party.”

Deadline nears for Teacher of the Year nominations | In Our Opinion

  • Apr 13, 2015 at 3:24PM

A reminder: Deadline is April 15 for nominations for the 2015 Rangvald Kvelstad Teacher of the Year Award.

Watson, Olympic Organics among county Earth Day Award honorees

  • Apr 13, 2015 at 9:41PM

Watson has an aggressive resource conservation program for its almost 300 employees, recycling 93 percent of all their materials. In 2014, Olympic Organics processed 14,000 yards of organic waste ranging from yard debris from the general public, to food wastes collected from local school programs. It cleaned up approximately 6,000 cubic yards of biosolids and 7,000 yards of stumps that were left on site.

Annual fishing derby April 25 at the North Kitsap Horticulture Pond

  • Apr 14, 2015 at 11:33AM

The one day a year to hook a big one is coming up. Poulsbo Lions Club hosts its annual fishing derby from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 25, at the North Kitsap Horticulture Pond. This event is free for children age 11 and younger.

Possible threat at Olympic College Poulsbo campus reported

  • May 7, 2015 at 1:16PM

Note found in bathroom on campus leads to police investigation

Village Green Community Center project begins May 3

  • Apr 17, 2015 at 11:06AM

A dream is about to become reality. At 4 p.m. May 3, the Village Green Foundation will turn the first shovels of dirt to symbolically usher in the start of construction of the long-awaited 23,000-square-foot Village Green Community Center.

Suquamish Police equips its officers with Naloxone

  • Apr 18, 2015 at 4:00AM

Department is second in state to use life-saving tool for victims of opioid overdoses.

Gelder gives 'State of the County' address at chamber luncheon May 13

  • May 12, 2015 at 7:14AM

Kitsap County Commissioner Rob Gelder will give a "State of the County" address at the Greater Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 13 at Gateway Fellowship, 18901 8th Ave., Poulsbo.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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