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Body of missing WSDOT employee, car found

  • May 23, 2016 at 8:55AM

The body of a missing WSDOT employee and his car have been found. "Very early this morning, crews confirmed that they found the missing vehicle and our employee about 150 feet north of the bridge," acting Secretary of Transportation Roger Millar reported May 23.

Velkommen til Poulsbo og Viking Fest

  • May 21, 2016 at 6:53AM

A weekend of carnival rides and contests and live entertainment and fair food would follow, but at this moment, the opening ceremony for Viking Fest would provide the deeper understanding of what events like this are all about.

Visit Kitsap Peninsula receives Port of Seattle tourism grant

  • May 19, 2016 at 3:31PM

Visit Kitsap Peninsula has received a $10,000 grant from the Port of Seattle to create an international portal to the organization’s website.

Scholarships awarded to Armed Forces ambassadors

  • May 20, 2016 at 2:00PM

The 2016 ambassador finalists for the Armed Forces Festival have been named, including Andrea Hjorten and Katheryn Racca from Bremerton High School.

Surge in Poulsbo housing construction

  • May 17, 2016 at 12:00PM updated May 19, 2016 at 10:52AM

Poulsbo housing construction is booming along the northern and eastern city limits with 1,161 new homes or apartments on the books.

Annual parade marches in Bremerton May 21

  • May 20, 2016 at 5:00AM

Strap on your walking shoes and break out your hand-held American flags, because the 68th annual Armed Forces Day Parade marches through Bremerton at 10 a.m. May 21.

Wild goose with arrow in its leg seen in Poulsbo

  • May 19, 2016 at 8:00AM updated at 10:25AM

Haze Sommer looked out past her deck toward Liberty Bay early May 19, as she does every morning, but was shocked by what she saw this particular dawn on the lawn of the Windsong Apartments where she lives. An arrow was sticking out of a goose’s leg.

Student questioned about alleged gun remark on school bus

  • May 17, 2016 at 3:52PM

A 13-year-old boy was being detained and questioned by Poulsbo police after he allegedly “bantered” with another student about having a gun aboard a North Kitsap school bus.

New CO for Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Keyport

  • May 17, 2016 at 4:43PM

Capt. Doug LaCoste, USN, is the new commanding officer of Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Keyport. He succeeds Cmdr. Dustin Demorest, who served as interim commanding officer since March and will continue serving as executive officer. The change of command took place April 29.

Affordable housing planned on Viking Avenue

  • May 17, 2016 at 12:00PM updated at 2:05PM

Housing Kitsap and Sound West Group are looking at the feasibility of building affordable-rent apartments on south Viking Avenue

Search continues for WSDOT employee, car that went off Hood Canal Bridge

  • May 17, 2016 at 1:57PM

The state’s acting secretary of transportation said a WSDOT bridge maintenance technician’s personal vehicle breached a pedestrian cable railing on the lower deck of the SR 104 Hood Canal Bridge while leaving his work shift late May 16.

Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe awarded $200,000 national job training grant

  • May 17, 2016 at 1:38PM

Competitive grant will provide environmental job training for Tribal members

Run to Tahoma VII Celebration of Life scheduled for May 28

  • May 17, 2016 at 10:55AM

Six unclaimed, deceased veterans will be remembered and honored in ceremony and song at The Unforgotten, Run to Tahoma VII Celebration of Life on May 28 during Memorial Day weekend, at the Kitsap County Administration Building plaza, 619 Division St., Port Orchard.

Student 'OK' after being struck by car

  • May 17, 2016 at 9:56AM

North Kitsap High School principal asks parents to 'remind your students the importance of watching for traffic when crossing the road.' He also asked drivers to 'please be extra vigilant where students are walking.'

North Kitsap advances to Division II state lacrosse quarterfinals | State Playoffs

  • May 15, 2016 at 5:06PM

North Kitsap lacrosse players were not all that clear on what the score was until the end of the game. That’s been a key part of the team’s success.

Poulsbo Fish Park mural completed

  • May 5, 2016 at 2:00PM updated May 13, 2016 at 5:15PM

“You commissioned me to do you a ‘Big Mac and fries,’” said Mayo, referring to the City Council’s original request for the painting of a troll. “And I’ve given you a steak and fine wine.”

NKSD's Kingston transportation center named in memory of Ron Lee

  • May 13, 2016 at 2:00PM updated at 5:13PM

The North Kitsap School District officially named its Kingston transportation center the "Ronald E. Lee Transportation Center" in memory of long-time transportation director Ron Lee, May 12.

Believes the proof is in the survey results

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:47PM

If 79 percent of the teachers feel that the superintendent is not up to the job, isn’t that an indication that morale is bad?

Get ready for a fun-filled weekend May 20-22 | Kitsap Weekly

  • May 14, 2016 at 7:00AM

Carnival rides, eating contests and horned helmets aside, Viking Fest is a celebration of cultural and historical significance to Norway’s descendants in Kitsap County. Viking Fest celebrates Norway’s Constitution Day — May 17, 1814 — when Norway declared itself an independent kingdom (it had been united with Denmark and, after the Napoleonic Wars, was trying to fend off being ceded to Sweden).

Start fixing morale problem in NKSD

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:58PM

The survey results shows a whopping 86 percent of teachers feel a lack of respect by Superintendent Page, and 80 percent give the district an overall poor rating, although support within their own schools and their school’s principal is high.

Supports efforts to reopen path

  • May 16, 2016 at 5:00PM

Thank you for reporting on the closure by the Kitsap County Public Works Department of the only footpath access to the public beach in northeast Suquamish (“Neighbors angered by foot path’s closure,” page A1, April 29 Herald).

High expectations for President Trump

  • May 16, 2016 at 4:00PM

In response to the one-liner from Paul Tweiten on page A4 of the April 29 Herald — his thinking for his one-sentence “letter” contains two important aspects: The first is realizing that Trump will be President.

Suquamish Tribe: a vital part of our safety net | In Our Opinion

  • May 16, 2016 at 4:00PM

This spirit of giving speaks to the growing economic strength of the Suquamish Tribe; the Tribe was the seventh-largest public sector employer in Kitsap County in 2013, according to the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance, and its enterprises were the second-largest source of jobs in the county. But this spirit of giving also speaks to the Tribe’s culture of caring and sharing — a culture that is a vital part of our local safety net.

This is a time for reason

  • May 15, 2016 at 4:00PM

Alan Jackson’s letter “High expectations for President Trump” (page A4, May 6 Herald), combined with Trump’s own words on his IQ, have moved me to question the importance of both high IQ and a person’s “deep intuitive sense.”

United States can’t afford Donald Trump

  • May 15, 2016 at 4:00PM

The truth is, Trump is lying to someone — himself, us, or both — and economically we can’t afford his lies.

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