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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.

Weston wrestles Feb. 21 for chance at third | Mat Classic

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 6:53PM

Wrestler Nikitta Weston, 145, of North Kitsap High School lost 4-0 to Zach Volk of Fife in the second round of the Mat Classic Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome. Weston faces Felipe Arriaga of Toppenish for a chance at third place on Feb. 21, 11 a.m.

Seferos of North Kitsap places 11th in beam, advances to finals | State Gymnastics Championship

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 1:12PM

Day 1 results, WIAA 2A/3A State Gymnastics Championship Feb. 20, Tacoma Dome

NK, KHS in prelims of 2A Boys Swimming & Diving State Championships | State swim meet

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 8:14AM

Here’s how North Kitsap and Kingston swimmers scored in the preliminaries of the 2A Boys Swimming & Diving State Championships, Feb. 20, at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

Reece advances to state championship match | Mat Classic

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 7:58PM

Kingston wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, defeated Hailey Huerta of Centralia 4-3 early Feb. 21 to advance to the state championship match, at 6:40 p.m. at the 2015 Mat Classic.

One of the best: Seferos places eighth in beam | State Gymnastics Championship

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 6:02PM

Gymnast Chloe Seferos of North Kitsap placed eighth in beam at the WIAA 2A/3A State Gymnastics Championship, Feb. 21, in the Tacoma Dome.

Reece wins state wrestling championship | 2015 Mat Classic

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 7:00PM updated Feb 24, 2015 at 12:18PM

Kingston wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, won the state championship Feb. 21, defeating Mariah Roggow of Kelso 2-1 in the Tacoma Dome.

Public meeting Feb. 26 to review proposed forest thinning at Heritage Park

  • Feb 24, 2015 at 12:39PM

Learn more about restoration thinning planned for North Kitsap Heritage Park at a public meeting Feb. 26, 7-9 p.m., in the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue Paul T. Nichol Headquarters Station, 26642 Miller Bay Road NE, Kingston.

Coach: ‘This is the best team I’ve ever had’

  • Feb 25, 2015 at 11:22AM

The Kingston Buccaneers girls basketball team had a short post-season. But that doesn’t tell the entire story about what this team accomplished, and how.

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.

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