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Kitsap Bar President Jennifer Forbes running for Superior Court

  • Mar 28, 2012 at 4:28PM

Jennifer Forbes of Poulsbo, a judge pro tem in three municipal courts and District Court, announced her candidacy Wednesday for Kitsap County Superior Court. She is running for the position being vacated by Judge M. Karlynn Haberly, who announced her retirement Wednesday. Forbes has tallied nearly 1,000 hours of pro tem work in the past seven years. In addition, she was recently elected president of the Kitsap County Bar Association.

William Houser, lawyer and former part-time judge, running for Superior Court

  • Mar 29, 2012 at 8:56AM

Lawyer William C. Houser of Poulsbo announced his candidacy Wednesday for Kitsap County Superior Court. Houser is running for the position being vacated by Judge M. Karlynn Haberly, who is retiring.

Artists contribute to new Point Casino's beauty, and to cultural understanding

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 1:27PM

James Streun has been doing Native art since he was a child and he likes contributing to the perpetuation of his culture. A paddle he carved was displayed at The Longhouse Education and Cultural Center at Evergreen State College. His work is about to get more exposure: The 15-year-old Kingston High School freshman belongs to a family of Port Gamble S'Klallam artists chosen to create artwork for the new Point Casino, under construction.

County layoffs loom for 2013

  • Mar 29, 2012 at 3:13PM

The expected loss to the 2013 Kitsap County budget if Silverdale successfully incorporates by vote this summer is projected to be $3.5 million – the equivalent of 44 county jobs.

Soccer: Kingston's Boles gets hat trick against PA

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 11:47AM

The first Olympic League soccer game was a good one for the Kingston Buccaneers, especially for Nick Boles.

Coastal Jam Friday, Suquamish Renewal Pow-Wow Saturday at House of Awakened Culture

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 9:00PM updated Mar 31, 2012 at 8:31AM

People from area tribes gathered for a Coastal Jam Friday night at Suquamish's House of Awakened Culture in Suquamish Village, sharing traditional songs and dances. The annual Suquamish Renewal Pow-Wow is Saturday, 1-9 p.m., in the House of Awakened Culture. The pow-wow is open to the public.

Kent, Auburn track teams top Kent-Meridian Invite

  • Apr 2, 2012 at 11:16AM

Of the 33 boys teams and 27 girls teams that competed March 31 at the Kent-Meridian Invite, it was Kent and Auburn that outmatched the competition.

Poulsbo Wendy's business 'non-stop all day'

  • Apr 2, 2012 at 3:54PM

Kelcee Chorba, an employee of Wendy's, must have been busy April 2. Not with orders, but greetings.

Job opening: Two-month member of Congress

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 5:56AM

Wanted: Someone to serve as member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Great pay and benefits. Length of employment: Two months. Gov. Chris Gregoire on Monday called for an election to fill the vacancy in the 1st Congressional District. The U.S. Constitution requires the governor to order an election to fill a vacancy during a congressional term. The position was vacated by Jay Inslee, who is running for governor.

Harrison Medical Center's plan of correction 'accepted'

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Apr 4, 2012 at 6:47AM

Harrison Medical Center’s plan of correction has been accepted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The agency will make an unannounced visit to Harrison to ensure the medical center is complying with the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act.

Another suspect pleads guilty to pot dealing; suspect in April 2011 bust

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 8:49AM

One of the two final suspects in a multi-agency drug bust last year in Kingston has pleaded guilty to two counts of delivery of marijuana. Puma Miller, 32, is scheduled to be sentenced May 18, 9 a.m. in Kitsap County Superior Court. Kelly Mitchell, 27, is scheduled to go to trial May 8 on a charge of conspiracy to deliver.

School board will offer Page $140K annual salary

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Apr 5, 2012 at 2:46PM

If the contract for Patrice "Patty" Page is accepted by the majority of school board members, Page, the next superintendent of the North Kitsap School District, will receive $140,000 per year. The school board will vote on the contract April 12, its next scheduled meeting. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. and is open to the public.

State Patrol checking into condition of man in crash

  • Apr 6, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 10:03AM

Washington State Patrol is checking its report that a Kingston man died early Friday after his car crashed into a tree and rolled on Viking Way and Nordic Cove, near Scandia.

World Series still seeking funding, host team named

  • Apr 6, 2012 at 7:00PM

In order to host the 2012 13-year-old Babe Ruth World Series, the committee needs to raise a total of $145,000. For Russ Barker and Brent Stenman, fundraising is a process that began about three years ago.

Second Lil’ Norway Invite April 14

  • Apr 6, 2012 at 1:00PM

The second Lil’ Norway track and field invite is scheduled for April 14. More than 1,000 participants from high schools around the state are expected to attend.

Tryouts for BU-13, BU-15 teams

  • Apr 6, 2012 at 11:00AM

The tryouts will be held at North Kitsap High School Stadium.

State Patrol: 'Major communication malfunction' in report of crash victim's condition

  • Apr 6, 2012 at 10:21AM

“It was a major malfunction at the communication level there this morning,” Trooper Russ Winger said of an early State Patrol memo that reported a Kingston man had died of injuries from a car crash on Viking Avenue early Friday. “We’re putting out a retraction on the memo. The good news is that he’s not dead.”

Stray bullet found in Suquamish home, no arrests

  • Apr 6, 2012 at 11:47AM

A Suquamish woman reported a bullet "flying past" her head last week at her home. No one was injured.

Cause determined for nearly-completed Indianola home destroyed by fire

  • Apr 9, 2012 at 9:00AM updated Apr 11, 2012 at 3:12PM

UPDATE: Spontaneous combustion of oily rags blamed; fire was already so large when discovered that hydrants wouldn’t have helped but fire sprinklers would have kept it in check.

Final suspect sentenced in Airsoft shooting

  • Apr 9, 2012 at 10:36AM

The final suspect in a night of pranking that left two people with welts from Airsoft pellets fired from a car has agreed to 60 months of pretrial diversion. On March 13, Brandyn Winkley received the same sentence three other defendants received in separate court cases earlier this year: Former Miss Viking Fest Jasmine Campbell, Dietrich Rios-Nicolaisen, George C. Hill III. The defendants also were ordered to perform community service.

No suspect in Henery Hardware burglary

  • Apr 9, 2012 at 3:28PM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s deputies have no suspect in the burglary of Henery’s Hardware in Kingston two weeks ago.

Bucs lose in overtime | Soccer

  • Apr 11, 2012 at 10:10AM

The soccer game against Klahowya ended in sudden death overtime with a penalty kick. Kingston coach Craig Smith described it as "one of the toughest ways to lose."

School board: More time needed for school closure decision

  • Apr 13, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 1:29PM

Latest committee survey shows Breidablik most likely school to close, but school board wants more time to make the decision.

Bucs shutout Port Townsend with eight goals | Soccer

  • Apr 13, 2012 at 11:29AM

The Kingston Buccaneers stepped onto the field April 12 to play Port Townsend, following a frustrating overtime loss Tuesday. Port Townsend quickly became the recipient of a team that did not want to repeat the 3-2 loss to Klahowya.

North Kitsap School Board accepts Page's contract

  • Apr 13, 2012 at 12:15PM

Patrice "Patty" Page will earn a base salary of $140,000 per year

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