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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.

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.

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.

Clearwater Casino reopens after precautionary evacuation

  • Apr 30, 2015 at 3:00PM updated May 1, 2015 at 2:06PM

Eight employees were taken to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton for what are thought to be minor breathing issues.

School funding protest: North Kitsap teachers vote to walk out on May 18

  • May 1, 2015 at 6:00AM updated at 12:50PM

Members of the North Kitsap Education Association, the union that represents NKSD teachers, voted April 30 to join other districts in the state by participating in a one-day walkout.

In mourning, a lot of life to celebrate

  • May 1, 2015 at 11:51AM

Ron Lee was a mechanic. He flew small airplanes. He was a fly fisherman. He rode a Harley. He played the harmonica and banjo and sang. He was an artist. He even did flower arranging. “He was a really fascinating guy,” said Amy Geil, who worked for Lee in the North Kitsap School District’s transportation department. “He was a true renaissance man. He was able to do so many things, and he was good at all of them.”

Tree removal on Earth Day 'unfortunate timing'

  • May 1, 2015 at 12:49PM

Before Earth Day, Kingston Christian Church had seven trees at the front of its property. Now there aren’t any, the result of a project the church undertook for safety reasons.

Reminder: Village Green Community Center project begins May 3

  • May 1, 2015 at 12:48PM

At 4 p.m. on May 3 at 4 p.m., 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.

Education reforms would add state, local control | In Our Opinion

  • May 1, 2015 at 12:49PM

With a flicker of bipartisanship, work has begun on a significant reform of the nation’s main education law No Child Left Behind, which could end a lot of the frustration among students, parents and teachers with the emphasis it puts on testing students by shifting authority and decision making to the states and local school districts.

Stellar stats for NK lacrosse team; so what went wrong? | Lacrosse

  • May 1, 2015 at 1:06PM

North Kitsap (3-7) headed to Bainbridge (5-2) for a non-league game on April 30, third in the Olympic Conference but the playoffs outside their grasp. For a team that can play with such intensity, what went wrong?

Kingston sailing program subject of meeting

  • May 1, 2015 at 1:27PM

The Kingston Port Commission will host a special meeting at 9-11 a.m. May 4 to discuss a sailing program operating out of the Port of Kingston.

Schwan finishes Boston Marathon in 3:31:55

  • May 1, 2015 at 1:15PM

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 boys inch closer to .500 with win over North Kitsap | Lacrosse

  • May 2, 2015 at 8:23AM

Bainbridge inched closer to regain a .500 record in boys lacrosse as the Spartans easily handled North Kitsap in prep action, April 30 at Battle Point Park on Bainbridge Island.

Small business offers a huge benefit

  • May 2, 2015 at 12:00PM

Employees get a chance to visit France and learn traditional craft of crepe making.

Village Green groundbreaking ceremony honors community's dedication | Slideshow

  • May 4, 2015 at 10:00AM updated May 7, 2015 at 8:40AM

A ceremony to celebrate the hard work, dedication and charitable donations made by many throughout Kingston for a new community center drew a large crowd May 3.

The Unforgotten, Run to Tahoma VI

  • May 28, 2015 at 10:52AM

Riders in The Unforgotten, Run to Tahoma VI depart the Kitsap County Administration Building in Port Orchard on May 23. Hundreds of motorcycle riders escorted the remains of Robert Sherman Timm (U.S. Army), Linda Eagleson Burnett Dodge (U.S. Army) and Gary James Cegalis (U.S. Air Force) to Tahoma National Cemetery for a military burial.

‘Thanking the troops’ didn’t happen for shunned Vietnam vets

  • May 28, 2015 at 4:00PM

Today’s military homecomings are grand events. They are celebrated in person and then again on videos shared on social media and the Internet. They receive positive attention on national television. Troops are greeted at airports with handshakes and, sometimes, prepaid calling cards to get in touch with loved ones.

Kids can learn to code

  • May 29, 2015 at 11:02AM

Children and young adults have the chance to learn about programming during the the West Sound CoderDojo, which will be hosted May 30 at the Poulsbo City Hall.

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