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Local teen and his King Charles spaniel are best in their division

  • May 4, 2015 at 9:00AM updated May 6, 2015 at 7:16AM

In April 2014, Zuleger won the coveted national title of “American Kennel Club No. 1-ranked Junior Handler in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels for 2014.”

Vikings' sixth-inning barrage seals win over Lynden | Baseball

  • May 4, 2015 at 1:26PM

Lynden was leading 2-1 and held North Kitsap scoreless for two innings May 2 in Poulsbo. Then, the Vikings unleashed a four-run barrage in the bottom of the sixth and relief pitcher Joey Regan held Lynden scoreless in the top of the seventh to seal the win and improve the Vikings’ record to 8-2, 14-3 and put them in a tie for the Olympic League title.

Vikings eke out 6-5 win over Port Angeles, claim league lead | Baseball

  • May 5, 2015 at 12:03PM

On May 4 at North Kitsap, Port Angeles scored four runs in the sixth inning to take a one-run lead over the Vikings, and it suddenly became the Roughriders’ game to lose. But PA pitcher Ryan Rodocker allowed the Vikings to tie the game in the bottom of the sixth and North Kitsap’s Tyler Trainer scored the winning run on consecutive wild pitches in the bottom of the seventh to eke out a 6-5 win.

A successful celebration of community service

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:51AM

On behalf of the Poulsbo-North Kitsap Rotary Club, I would like to thank all of those that made our May 2 “Building Community Celebration honoring Bill Austin & Ardis Morrow” a wonderful success.

Better option: Tests designed by teachers

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:55AM

In his letter May 1 (“Common Core won’t improve education,” page A4), James Behrend nailed it when he identified a root cause of the failure of Common Core as “politicians in Washington, D.C. who are frustrated with the problems in education they do not understand.”

Donations will help Lions Club preserve eyesight

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:54AM

These generous donations will be used locally for our various sight projects, including pre-school vision screening, eye exams, glasses for low-income individuals; and potentially for low-vision equipment, seeing-eye dogs, eye surgery, or cornea transplants.

Don’t ‘deface’ the Norseman statue

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:49AM

Would you place a 12th Man flag on a Native American totem pole? How about rabbit ears or, as recently done, Mexican attire?

Uncomfortable with church’s opposition

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:55AM

James Olson’s letter regarding religious freedom caused a backlash (“Freedom of religion is sacred, and it’s the law,” page A4, April 10 Herald). As many Catholic bishops have expressed concern about a threat to religious liberty, I want to answer those who say our nation is secular.

Mental health grant, Great Give, Village Green among top stories

  • May 8, 2015 at 10:50AM

Officials hope a mental health grant will help keep those who need help out of jail. The Kitsap Great Give raises more than $1 million for local nonprofits. The Village Green Community Center will be "a place for inspiration." Those are the top stories in the May 8 North Kitsap Herald, available at newsstands and in stores.

Grant goal: Mental health help, not jail

  • May 8, 2015 at 10:46AM

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson and other public officials — including a prosecutor and a judge — have applied for a county grant to hire a behavioral health specialist to help people with mental health issues get the help they need.

25 years of classic Italian cuisine

  • May 8, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 9:08PM

That's A Some Italian Ristorante celebrated its anniversary May 7.

Downtown Poulsbo is getting a new museum

  • May 13, 2015 at 12:26PM

Downtown Poulsbo will soon have a maritime heritage museum, adding to the cultural flavor of the historic district and providing a home for a growing collection of maritime artifacts, including a restored codfish dory and a Poulsbo boat.

Next stop for Vikings tennis team: Regionals | Road to State

  • May 15, 2015 at 3:30PM

After finishing first in conference, it’s clear to see that the North Kitsap girls tennis team is filled with skilled competitors. More important than that, however, the team is filled with friends who like having fun with each other.

North Kitsap falls to Fife in baseball district final | Road to State

  • May 18, 2015 at 11:00AM updated May 21, 2015 at 10:53AM

The North Kitsap baseball team lost to Fife in the 2A district title match on May 16 to finish in second place.

Viking Fest Parade is a rousing hit | Slideshow

  • May 18, 2015 at 1:17PM

Hundreds of people flocked to Front Street in Poulsbo for the 46th annual Viking Fest Parade, May 16.

Suquamish Elementary alumnus is now the school’s principal

  • May 18, 2015 at 4:00PM updated May 21, 2015 at 8:47AM

Andra Murray, who attended Suquamish Elementary School before going on to graduate from North Kitsap High School and University of Washington, is returning to her old elementary school as the principal.

Port of Poulsbo union talks, liveaboard proposals moving forward

  • May 20, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 7:36PM

Port of Poulsbo union talks, liveaboard proposals are moving forward. Board of Commissioners meeting May 21.

Vikings fall to Scots in state playoff | Road to State

  • May 21, 2015 at 9:16AM

The North Kitsap Vikings fell 3-0 to the Shorecrest Scots on May 20 at North Kitsap High School.

At Suquamish Tribe, signs of times to come —and of the journey traveled

  • May 22, 2015 at 8:39AM

For many people who attended the celebrations on May 18 and 21, the events were more than signs of economic times to come for the Suquamish Tribe. They were signs of just how far the Tribe has journeyed economically.

Sara Miller is Herald's new sports, ports, environment reporter

  • May 22, 2015 at 9:20AM

Sara N. Miller is the North Kitsap Herald’s newest reporter, covering sports, ports and environment. Miller, 22, is a 2014 graduate of Linfield College, where she played soccer and wrote for the athletic department.

More response to Viking statue letter

  • May 22, 2015 at 4:59PM

If you were to remember, I was the one, in a Letter to the Editor, that pointed out when the statue was in place that Scandinavian Vikings didn’t wear horns; it’s a German thing. However, what would she suggest? We knock the horns off?

Those flags raised money for veterans

  • May 22, 2015 at 4:58PM

As 1st vice commander of the post, I’d like to say a special thank you to everyone who helped us raise just over $500 in support of veteran causes. Every cent raised goes back to veterans and their programs.

Pause and remember those who gave all | In Our Opinion

  • May 22, 2015 at 4:00PM updated May 23, 2015 at 8:00AM

On Monday, we encourage all to shut off their smart phones and pause from barbecues and picnics and busy lives; take a moment to remember those that served in the military, who gave their lives for our nation, for our ideals and principles, for our freedom and for the freedom of others.

It’s not too late to help Stamp Out Hunger

  • May 22, 2015 at 5:06PM

On behalf of Fishline, we want to thank our awesome community for your support during our recent Stamp Out Hunger food drive. This annual event is an opportunity for food banks across our country to get a needed shot in the arm at the perfect time, and we always look forward to seeing our shelves full again as we enter into the long summer.

More response to Viking statue letter II

  • May 22, 2015 at 5:02PM

Our Norseman statue, in full decor, celebrating one holiday or another — sports events and, yes, even the bunny ears, to say nothing of the horns on his head — is a strong and uplifting figure. A real man, not afraid to wear pink! He welcomes all into this beautiful, exciting and fun Little Norway by the sea.

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