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NKHS senior wins Soroptimists award

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 12:19PM

Soroptimists International of Greater North Kitsap presented the Violet Richardson Award for 2014 to Emily Jachminowicz, a senior at North Kitsap High School and president of Lifesavers, a suicide prevention and awareness club at North Kitsap High School.

3 Poulsbo students serve as pages in the state House

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 12:18PM

As the week-long experience draws to a close and pages return to their schools and communities, the Legislature hopes that pages will share their experiences and observations with others in an effort to contribute to a more universal understanding of the legislative process.

2 Poulsbo students serve as pages in state Senate

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 12:17PM

Andrew Brandt and Brendan Ryder, both of Poulsbo, served as pages in the state Senate in Olympia the week of Feb. 3. They were sponsored by Sen. Christine Rolfes, D-Poulsbo.

Kerr joins West Sound Academy’s board of trustees

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 12:14PM

Laurence Kerr, a retired career member of the U.S. Senior Foreign Service, is the newest member of the West Sound Academy board of trustees. He served as a history teacher and college counselor for the academy’s upper-grade students from 2009-12.

Rosebeary makes Dean’s List at University of Maine

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 12:13PM

Kelsey Rosebeary of Poulsbo earned placement on the fall semester dean’s list at University of Maine.

Iverson Brothers concert raises $2,000 for NKHS music program

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 11:47AM

The Feb. 21 Iverson Brothers concert raised $2,000 for the North Kitsap High School Music Department, according to a press release. The event, held in the North Kitsap Auditorium, was also the formal CD release for the band.

Kindergarten registration in NKSD begins March 3

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 11:45AM

Kindergarten registration at all elementary schools in North Kitsap begins March 3, from 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. Evening registration will be available during the times listed.

Giving more credit where credit is due

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 10:09AM

In my letter to the editor about the placing of the Christmas decorations (“Lots of credit for those Christmas decorations,” Jan. 24, page A4), I overlooked mentioning ...

Final message from Gordon PTA leader

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 10:07AM

The Parent Teacher Association can provide many vital functions like fundraising, auctions, family fun nights, etc., to the school and its students. It is not only up to me to make this happen.

Sip a bit of wine history with Whidbey port | Northwest Wines

  • Mar 1, 2014 at 10:00AM

One of Ste. Michelle Wine Estates’ smallest-production wines has a history that goes back to its earliest days as a company.

Shantala performs at Bainbridge church | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 1:00PM

Kirtan duo Shantala will be joined by musician Sean Frenette and Grammy- winning flautist Steve Gorn on March 2, 7 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church on Bainbridge Island.

The six rooms of No. 7 Books | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 10:00AM

No. 7 Books, in a Victorian Port Gamble house, will begin opening the remainder of its rooms throughout March, featuring collectible Science Fiction, Mystery, literature and much more.

State Parks launches new interactive website

  • Mar 2, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission announces the launch today of a new interactive website that allows the agency to provide improved public service and information about parks and programs.

Simpson announces plan to run for Kitsap County sheriff

  • Feb 26, 2014 at 9:31AM

Gary Simpson is hoping to be the new sheriff in town. Late Tuesday evening, Simpson, a 29-year Sheriff's Office veteran, announced his plan to run for the Kitsap County sheriff position.

Kingston student may face assault charges after locker room fight

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 4:04PM

A Kingston High School student may be charged with assault after a fight with another student in the boys' locker room Feb. 18.

Reece wins fourth state wrestling title

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 12:00PM updated at 4:21PM

The Kingston High School senior won his fourth state championship Feb. 22 during the 26th Mat Classic in the 170-pound bracket. Reece wrestled 7 minutes 22 seconds, pinning all his opponents and taking the title.

Kingston man crashes car into utility pole, injures two

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 4:17PM

A Kingston man has been charged with vehicular assault after crashing his car and injuring two passengers.

Nuclear power study approved by Senate, moves to House for public hearing

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Feb 24, 2013 at 3:51PM

Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, says nuclear power is safer and more efficient than in the past, and deserves a fresh look as a source for electricity.

NKEA opposes superintendent's contract extension; Page is not surprised

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Feb 24, 2013 at 10:07AM

Superintendent Patty Page heard opposition to the North Kitsap School Board's decision to renew her contract to 2017 on Feb. 13. Page was not surprised.

Nurse wants to help clinic get access to water

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 11:13AM

Glenda Gottfred’s “passion for the future” is to bring running water to a tiny medical clinic in Sierra Leone. “I can make a difference somewhere else, even though I can’t be there all the time,” she said.

The healing power of a baby goat

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:52AM

As I got out of the car, I saw the look on Gelli Ballard’s face and realized there would be no wedding announcement pictures that day. I put down the camera and picked up a baby goat instead.

Reasons why he trusts Fox News

  • Feb 23, 2014 at 10:00AM

I want to reply to the letter, “Comparing liberals and conservatives,” in the Feb. 14 edition, page A4. This liberal view is inaccurate on so many levels. The writer refers to Social Security and Medicare as entitlements, but they are earned benefits paid into while working — unless you are a criminal, drug addict or illegal alien.

Thank you for story on new book

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:49AM

We did a book signing at Costco on Feb. 15 and several people mentioned reading about the book in the newspaper. Thank you!

Appreciates efforts of first-responders

  • Feb 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

On Feb. 12, my father, an Alzheimer’s patient, went missing from his home. Fortunately he was found after a few hours and before nightfall.

Keep reporting on Bangor spill

  • Feb 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

Even though coverage of the major oil spill at Bangor has been moved from the front page of the paper, I hope the Herald’s reporters will continue to investigate and report on circumstances leading to the spill and the Navy’s response.

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