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Poulsbo Historical Society codfish dinner/auction March 19

  • Feb 8, 2016 at 1:00PM updated Feb 10, 2016 at 7:29AM

Many good ideas have been hatched over a morning cup of coffee in the Trolls’ Den at the Sons of Norway. But little did the hardy souls concerned over the loss of Poulsbo artifacts to the Kitsap County Historical Museum realize what they were proposing one morning in 1991 when they decided to do something to stem the tide of artifacts south.

Christina Demmert graduates from Fort Lewis College | Newsmakers

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 7:07AM

Christina Demmert of Kingston graduated from Fort Lewis College on Dec. 19. Demmert received a bachelor's degree with a major in English.

Jordan Sheppard on Rocky Mountain College Dean’s List | Newsmakers

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 7:02AM

Jordan Sheppard of Kingston earned placement on the fall semester Dean’s List for academic achievement at Rocky Mountain College.

Five residents earn placement on George Fox University Dean's List | Newsmakers

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 7:28AM

Karli Ashley, Nick Benish, Keaton Dieter, Ellen Pearson, Ian Snively

Flotsam and Jetsam Garden Club offering scholarships, grants

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 7:19AM

The Flotsam and Jetsam Garden Club of Hansville is offering scholarships of $1,000 to $3,000 to individuals pursuing a degree or certificate in an environmental or horticultural related field. Scholarships will vary depending on applicants' needs and qualifications.

Conditions ended, credentials reinstated for two health care providers

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 6:58AM

The state Department of Health has taken disciplinary actions or withdrawn charges against the following health care providers in Kitsap.

Annual count: 644 homeless, 217 without shelter in Kitsap County

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 4:49AM

An emergency ordinance to allow for transitory accommodations hosted by churches and non-profit organizations will be before commissioners for approval Feb. 22, providing interim regulations until permanent regulations are developed through a full public process.

Escaped inmate apprehended; school's lockdown procedure put to test

  • Feb 8, 2016 at 12:26PM

Two weeks ago, West Sound Academy students and staff members practiced going into lockdown. Feb. 8, they put that lockdown procedure to a real test.

Superintendent: 'Small gas leak' detected at Poulsbo Elementary, will be repaired Feb. 8 | Timeline

  • Feb 8, 2016 at 10:33AM

North Kitsap School District Superintendent Patty Page sent the following letter to parents and staff members on Feb. 7 regarding continued odors related to the school’s heating, ventilating, and air conditioning system.

Poulsbo’s city staff shuffle: New city attorney, city clerk, deputy police chief

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 2:00PM updated at 4:49PM

Poulsbo has a new city clerk, a new city prosecutor and a new deputy police chief. The Poulsbo City Council confirmed Mayor Becky Erickson’s appointment of Rhiannon Fernandez as city clerk and Alexis Foster as city prosecutor, on Feb. 3. Meanwhile, Sgt. Andy Pate is serving as interim deputy police chief, succeeding John Halsted, who asked to return to his former position as sergeant.

First thoughts: Poulsbo’s new prosecutor, city clerk

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 4:49PM

The city’s two newest officials discuss some of their goals as they prepare to start their new jobs

One bad apple creates question about others

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 2:55PM

How many fibbers do we have in the state House of Representatives?

Hopes N.H. voters ask questions before voting

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 2:54PM

After watching the clown show in Iowa from remote Washington State — with the name calling, the deceit, and the bombastic behavior of all the third-grader Republican candidates — I do not understand how the good people of Iowa have coronated three of the worst presidential contenders ever.

Best training is life or death issue for SEALs

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 2:53PM

An important lesson learned during the Vietnam War is that those whom we put in harm’s way need to be supported regardless of our agreement or lack thereof for the policies that put them there

Economic growth likely to last years, expert says

  • Feb 4, 2016 at 10:18AM

BREMERTON — Economist John Mitchell is bullish on the local, state and national economy.

Marijuana retailers, producers fear public records requirement compromises privacy, safety

  • Feb 2, 2016 at 8:45AM

Marijuana producers, wholesalers and retailers say that certain information they are required to provide the state’s Liquor and Cannabis Board should not be subject to public records requests because it is too personal and violates their security.

House bill would put limits on public records requests

  • Feb 2, 2016 at 8:23AM

House Bill 2576 would give local agencies the power to limit the time they spend each month responding to public-records requests, and would allow local agencies to charge a fee for providing public records that are requested for commercial purposes.

Leaders from 57 Northwest Native Nations meeting this week in Suquamish

  • Feb 1, 2016 at 5:53PM

Leaders of Native Nations from Oregon, Idaho, Washington, Southeast Alaska, Northern California and Western Montana are meeting at Suquamish’s Clearwater Casino Resort through Feb. 4 for the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians' Winter Convention.

‘Our beautiful borrowed angel’ | Fatal flu ends Piper’s life, but her spirit can’t be dampened

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Feb 1, 2016 at 8:23AM

In the end, 12-year-old Piper Lowrey really didn’t get a fair chance at life.

Leaders from 57 Northwest Native Nations will meet in Suquamish

  • Jan 11, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Jan 31, 2016 at 3:11PM

Leaders of Native Nations from Oregon, Idaho, Washington, Southeast Alaska, Northern California and Western Montana will meet at Suquamish’s Clearwater Casino Resort on Jan. 31 to Feb. 4 for the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians' Winter Convention.

Strong performances by local swimmers in PN Winter Challenge

  • Jan 31, 2016 at 1:37PM

Five teams from the region are competing this weekend in the 2016 PN Winter Challenge Swim Meet, at North Kitsap Community Pool. The Poulsbo Piranhas Swim Team is the host.

Kingston loses 66-58 to Bremerton | Boys basketball

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 5:29PM

The Buccaneers are known for their stamina in the second half, but they found their mojo too late in the game against Bremerton on Jan. 28, falling 66-58. “It was a disappointing one,” Kingston boys head coach Ben Wisniewski said. “We didn’t play 32 minutes of inspired basketball. When you take off half, it’s hard to play a whole game in 16 minutes when you’re supposed to play in 32.”

Artists honored at ‘Bremerton’s Oscars ceremony’ | Kitsap Weekly

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 4:58PM

Mayor Patty Lent described the occasion as “Bremerton’s Oscars ceremony for the visual arts.” It was the Collective Visions Gallery Show’s 2016 awards, Jan. 23 in Bremerton’s elegant Admiral Theatre. More than $10,000 in cash and purchase awards were announced.

Brewing better beer: Kitsap’s growing brew culture | Kitsap Weekly

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 4:50PM

Winston Churchill said, “Most people hate the taste of beer to begin with. It is, however, a prejudice.” With breweries and the craft-beer market growing, it’s safe to say Washingtonians have become prejudicial about their fondness for beer.

Message from the Moose: Mariners mascot helps pitchers promote D.R.E.A.M.

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 4:37PM

Students in the Poulsbo Elementary School gymnasium roared ecstatically as members of the Seattle Mariners D.R.E.A.M. Team — led by the Mariner Moose — arrived to talk about Drug-free, Respect, Education, Attitude, and Motivation, Jan. 26.

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