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- Dec 25, 2015 at 6:00AM
Why does the City of Poulsbo substitute a stone sculpture of a horned-helmeted, sword-bearing warrior male for a nativity scene with the baby Jesus?
- Dec 26, 2015 at 6:00AM updated at 1:07PM
Led North Kitsap High School’s English Department, started the school’s AP English program, and as drama coach had led thousands of students through more than 60 successful stage productions
- Dec 26, 2015 at 6:00AM
Mick Sheldon, in his letter to the editor (“Lift us up, and not in shame,” page A5, Dec. 4 Herald), presents two conclusions that have no basis in fact.
- Dec 26, 2015 at 6:00AM
I do believe some people deserve a raise at Poulsbo City Hall, but — holy cow! — the people’s last names in Poulsbo is not Gates.
- Dec 29, 2015 at 12:59PM
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. And he resides, at least in December, in a small house on Front Street in Historic Downtown Poulsbo.
- Dec 29, 2015 at 12:49PM
We use this time of year to reflect on our successes, learn from our challenges, and look ahead to what we might accomplish as the calendar turns the page. I reviewed my 2015 forecast, and was pleased to see much of it came true.
- Dec 29, 2015 at 1:36PM
56-year-old Brian Whelan, grandfather of six, completes 140-mile race, Nov. 29, 2015.
- Dec 29, 2015 at 2:33PM
A North Kitsap Fire & Rescue firefighter sustained minor injuries when he fell through the floor of a house during a fire that broke out at 3 a.m. Dec. 29 in Poulsbo. The firefighter was treated at Harrison Medical Center and released, Poulsbo Fire Department spokeswoman Jody Matson reported. A young woman who was housesitting when the fire broke out suffered minor smoke inhalation, was examined by firefighters but refused transportation to the hospital, Matson reported. Two cats were found deceased.
- Dec 30, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 2:58PM
The Poulsbo Lions Raab Foundation Bellringer Fund total as of Dec. 29 was $17,125, matching last year’s to-date total.
- Dec 30, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 3:05PM
Café Jacamoe is closed but its owners hope to reopen the New Orleans-style restaurant and nightclub elsewhere in Poulsbo. Café Jacamoe, 8990 Front St., Poulsbo, closed Dec. 26, leaving its fans consoled by the stardust of the final song — and by the cafe’s possible relocation.
- Dec 30, 2015 at 12:00PM
2015 was a good year for our local and regional economy. 2016 will see continued growth throughout Kitsap, with North Kitsap leading the way on many fronts.
- Dec 30, 2015 at 3:31PM
A memorial celebration of Bob's life is scheduled for 3 p.m. Jan. 2 at the North Kitsap Eagles Aerie, 4230 NE Lincoln Road, Poulsbo. The Rev. Dr. Paul Ellis of Northwest Chaplaincy will officiate. Stone Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
- Dec 30, 2015 at 5:01PM
If you've ever wondered what it's like to ride a bus around Poulsbo, now's your chance to do so without leaving your screen.
- Dec 30, 2015 at 4:16PM
In fall, Tim Ryan Properties of Poulsbo issued a challenge: it would match all funds raised, up to $100,000, for the Morrow Manor project. Just before Christmas, thanks to an anonymous donor who supplied the final $9,000, that challenge was met.
- Dec 31, 2015 at 3:22PM
Trial for a malpractice lawsuit against Dr. Narinder M. Duggal has been rescheduled for April 26 in Kitsap County Superior Court. According to the plaintiff, trial was rescheduled from Dec. 8 because the judge, Jay B. Roof, is retiring “and took himself off our case and nobody could hear the case in time.”
- Jan 4, 2016 at 8:47AM
Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson will report Jan. 6 on her findings into how Poulsbo police handled a Kitsap County Sheriff’s sergeant’s alleged DUI. Erickson said her report will be the first agenda item at the City Council meeting at 7 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. The meeting is open to the public.
- Jan 5, 2016 at 8:52PM
A motorcyclist was transported to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton after his motorcycle was rear-ended on Bond and Pugh roads at about 4:30 p.m. Jan. 5.
- Jan 6, 2016 at 9:44AM
Intoxicated and in a parked car? Whether you are arrested depends on where you are.
- Jan 8, 2016 at 12:35PM
The last two undefeated teams in the Olympic League, the Roughriders, (2-0, 6-4) and the Vikings (3-0, 8-2), met on Jan. 5 at North Kitsap High School to compete for top spot.
- Jan 8, 2016 at 1:58PM
Very sad, what has happened in Poulsbo these past few days concerning the Poulsbo Police and Sheriff’s Department. Now, Mayor Becky has to spend time explaining things to the public, and I am sure she does not like doing this.
- Jan 8, 2016 at 1:57PM
It was ironic that the evening I was ready to write this, I read a quote by Mayor Becky Erickson: “Yes, look for more houses being built — a lot more. But watch for more stringent rules on tree retention.” (“Expect steady growth in 2016,” page A1, Jan. 1 Herald.) Well, this is coming too late for two areas I am directly involved in.
- Jan 8, 2016 at 1:52PM
The Poulsbo Police and Kitsap County Sheriff’s departments are pointing fingers regarding a sheriff’s sergeant found impaired in his vehicle at the Regal Cinemas parking lot and, later that same night, in the driveway of his home. Look at the facts, though, and it’s clear both agencies mishandled this.
- Jan 8, 2016 at 1:56PM
To the mayor and City Council members: You should be ashamed of yourselves! How in the name of Poulsbo can you vote yourselves a raise in salary at this time?
- Jan 8, 2016 at 2:00PM
I have lived in Poulsbo since 2004 and have enjoyed reading the Herald ever since I can remember.
- Jan 8, 2016 at 2:18PM
Here are the top 10 stories of 2015, as selected by the staff of the North Kitsap Herald