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Alves deserves an apology from NKSD

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:45AM

The news of the principal of Poulsbo Elementary School returning to duty is another example of politically correct hypersensitivity run amok.

Port of Poulsbo should get back to basics

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:44AM

Voters are becoming aware of the extraordinary powers granted by statute to what may seem at first to be small and insignificant public offices. Costly decisions can be made that leave voters to pay the bill. The recent election may serve as an informal referendum on whether the voters approve of the radical development policies pursued by the port in recent years and the even larger projections for future expenditures.

A change in practice that will benefit all | In Our Opinion

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:42AM

Federal, tribal, state and local governments are working to identify and correct pollution sources that harm our waters and marine life. There is another pollution source — a big one — that hasn’t been addressed until now: sewage from boats and ships.

Reece: The next four-time champ? | Wrestling

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 10:40AM

Bobby Reece III is four wrestling matches from becoming the 12th wrestler in Washington to win four state championships.

PTA finances, cultural training, kidney transplant, city power extension among top stories

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:36AM

The Gordon Elementary School PTA board has asked the Kitsap County Sheriff's Department to investigate its finances. The North Kitsap School District will revive cultural sensitivity training and establish a diversity committee. The City of Poulsbo will extend power to a new building on Front Street. Those are the top stories in the Feb. 21 North Kitsap Herald, available at newsstands and in stores.

City will extend power to new building on Front Street

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 10:16AM

With the walls up, windows in place, and seemingly everything in order, Front Street’s newest addition is almost set to show off its new-building charm. Except for one last detail: The building has no electrical power and, in turn, no lights.

North Kitsap School District will revive cultural training for employees

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 4:19PM

The North Kitsap School District will provide cultural sensitivity training to district employees and establish a diversity/equity committee, Superintendent Patty Page said Feb. 19.

Man shot, then charged and jailed, after alleged rape

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 9:00AM

A homeowner shot a house guest while reporting an alleged rape to police.

New kidney gives recipient new life, and new outlook

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 4:25PM

John Rosebeary’s new kidney did more than add years to his life. It gave him a new way of looking at the world, an ability to separate life’s chaff from what’s really important.

'Willy Wonka' continues on CSTOCK stage | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 4:00PM

The Central Stage Theatre of County Kitsap debuted its production of “Willy Wonka” last week, and so far, audiences have been pleased.

2014 CVG art show awards $9,000 in prizes | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 11:00AM

The annual CVG show and competition has announced its 2014 winners, but the round of honors is not quite finished. The people's choice award remains to be claimed as the show continues this month.

How do birds stay warm during the winter? | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 22, 2014 at 3:00PM

Like us, birds are warm-blooded, and need to maintain stable body temperatures to survive. For birds, that’s about 106 degrees Fahrenheit.

NK gymnastics will compete at state as a team

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 2:55PM

The North Kitsap Vikings compete as a team in the 2A Gymnastics Championships Feb. 21-22.

Five injured in crash at 308 and Norbut; 3-year-old airlifted

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 10:04AM

Five people were injured in a two-car crash at State Route 308 and Norbut Lane, one mile south of Poulsbo, Feb. 19. Drugs and alcohol were not a factor, according to Washington State Patrol.

Paying Uncle Sam can be fun, one couple says

  • Feb 9, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Feb 20, 2013 at 9:27AM

Nobody likes paying taxes. But if Tami and John Kelly have anything to say about it, doing taxes can be fun.

Gordon Elementary School PTA president resigns

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 3:00PM updated at 5:19PM

Marta Michalski resigned as the Gordon Elementary PTA president, according to an email sent to the Herald Feb. 19. Ryan Black, who was vice president, will fill in as president, according to the email. The email continues with an announcement that Megan House will take over as auction chair, succeeding Star Ferrer, who stepped down.

Car crashes into liquor store; no injuries

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 3:06PM

Police ruled out drugs or alcohol after a car crashed into a liquor store Feb. 19 around 1 p.m. "(It) just appears to be bad footwork," Poulsbo Deputy Chief Bob Wright said.

Colyer named Big Sky Conference's co-Track Athlete of the Week

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 9:06AM

Reagan Colyer earned her first Big Sky Conference Track Athlete of the Week award Feb. 18 after her performance in the 800 meters.

Science program rolls into Pearson

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 2:49PM

The Pacific Science Center's Science on Wheels program visited Pearson Elementary Feb. 18

Sandstrom will seek fifth term as Kitsap County coroner

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 11:26AM

Greg Sandstrom announced Feb. 18 that he will seek a fifth term as Kitsap County coroner. Sandstrom has been the coroner since 1999. Prior to his election, he was a deputy coroner for five years. He also served as a Washington State Patrol trooper for 13 years and as a minister and missionary for six.

Tracyton Boulevard shut down due to overturned propane truck

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 10:05AM

Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue is on the scene of the accident.

North Kitsap man wins $220,000 in Washington’s Lottery Hit 5 Game

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 10:06AM

He purchased the winning ticket at the Albertsons on Highway 104 in Kingston. The retailer will receive a $2,200 selling bonus, Jennifer Carroll of the state Lottery reported.

A lot of Silverdale history in 128 pages | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Feb 18, 2013 at 9:46AM

“Silverdale” is the latest book in the “Images of America” series – one of 8,500 books in the historic stable and the fourth on a Kitsap community.

Viking Cab offers customers water and Wi-Fi

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 9:12AM

Putting rubber to the road, and the World Wide Web in your hands, Viking Cab is the newest taxi service in Kitsap and aims to get riders from A to B in comfort and style.

Gordon PTA board asks sheriff's department to investigate possible theft

  • Feb 17, 2014 at 8:05AM

Gordon Elementary PTA board members have given the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Department financial records, text messages and other information related to a possible theft of PTA funds. An investigator will study the information to determine if the disarray in financial records show evidence of criminal intent or careless bookkeeping, sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Scott Wilson said.

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