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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.

Right now, no North Kitsap students out with pertussis

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:33PM

North Kitsap students have dodged the outbreak, thus far. There have been 55 cases of pertussis reported to Kitsap Public Health District since June 2014. Nineteen cases have occurred since the beginning of January. Generally, Kitsap County sees about 14 cases per year.

Construction could start in March on Kitsap Transit park-and-ride

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:39PM

Kitsap Transit has long desired to plant a transit center in Poulsbo that would link commutes throughout the region. That desire will soon be a reality.

Putting the pedal to the mettle: It’s playoff time

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 5:31AM

North Kitsap and Kingston high school basketball players, gymnasts, swimmers and wrestlers compete in Division 2A regional, district and state playoffs this weekend.

NKSD intends to train all staff in suicide prevention

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 4:35PM

The second-leading cause of death for Washingtonians age 10–24 is suicide. That’s higher than the national average. This has prompted the state Legislature to call for a task force on suicide prevention.

Clark leads Washington state 2A in rebounds | Girls basketball

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Feb 23, 2015 at 10:49AM

If she hadn’t torn her ACL, Drew Clark’s stats would have been higher. But as it stands, the 5-11 senior power forward for the Kingston Buccaneers led 2A girls basketball players in Washington state in rebounds, according to

Drew Clark puts ‘power’ in power forward | Girls basketball

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Feb 23, 2015 at 10:50AM

In 14 games, Clark, the team’s captain, averaged 14.4 points per game, 1.8 assists per game, 14.0 rebounds per game, 2.1 steals per game, and 0.6 blocks per game. Clark also ranked third in field goal percentage, at 49 percent; fourth in scoring; 13th in blocks, and 13th in steals.

Weston wins first-round match at Mat Classic | State tournaments

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 1:28PM

Wrestler Nikitta Weston, 145, of North Kitsap High School won his first-round state championship match 9-7 in OT, early Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome.

Reece wins first-round match at Mat Classic | State tournaments

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 1:11PM

Kingston High School wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, won her first-round state championship match in 31 seconds by fall, early Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome.

Reece is one step away from state title match | Mat Classic

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 6:39PM

Kingston wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, pinned Nikki Valazquez of Othello in 5:09 to move another step closer to the championship match in the 2015 Mat Classic, Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome. She faces Hailey Huerta of Centralia at 10:50 a.m. Feb. 21. The winner of that match faces Chloe Spencer of Ephrata or Mariah Roggow of Kelso for the state title. The title match is Feb. 21, 6:40 p.m.

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