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New housing development proposed near KHS

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Feb 12, 2013 at 8:52AM

Twenty-seven homes are proposed on 8.45 acres of land. A public hearing on the application will be held at 10 a.m., Feb. 13, in the Board of County Commissioners Chambers, 619 Division St., Port Orchard.

North Kitsap voters renew school district levy; Poulsbo Port District annexation losing

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 8:19PM

As of 8:15 p.m. Election Night, the North Kitsap School District's M&O levy had 6,755 votes in favor of renewal, 3,948 opposed. The Poulsbo Port District's Proposition 1 had received 237 votes in favor, 706 against. However, those early results didn't reflect all ballots received by the Kitsap County Auditor Elections Office.

Kitsap Rescue Mission hopes to expand its services

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:16PM

Here's how you can help. On Feb. 21, 6-8 p.m., there will be a fundraiser for the rescue mission in the Pearson Fellowship Hall at Gateway Fellowship in Poulsbo. For $10, you get spaghetti and meatballs, salad, bread, and spumoni ice cream.

Preserving farmland may have unforeseen consequences for taxpayers

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 11:27AM

A proposed change to a law aimed at preserving farmland and open space could result in higher taxes for some Washington property owners.

2014 Winter Rendezvous | Slideshow

  • Feb 10, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 11, 2013 at 10:26AM

Boats filled every slip at the Poulsbo Marina for the 2014 Winter Rendezvous organized by "The Boat Guy" Chip Hanauer

Voters decide NKSD levy, port annexation today | Feb. 11 election

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 10:06AM

Today is Election Day. Today, North Kitsap voters will decide whether to renew the North Kitsap School District’s maintenance and operations levy. Voters in Lemolo, Scandia, Virginia Point and parts of Poulsbo will decide whether to be annexed into the Poulsbo Port District.

3 Poulsbo students serve as legislative pages

  • Feb 10, 2014 at 12:52PM

According to the state House website, young people from across the state have served as pages for the Washington state House of Representatives since 1891. Page duties are varied. They range from ceremonial tasks, such as presenting the flags; to operational chores, like distributing amendments during legislative sessions. Each job is considered vital to the efficient operation of the Legislature.

Sheriff's office investigating two home invasion robberies

  • Feb 10, 2014 at 9:28AM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives are investigating two home invasion robberies reportedly committed Feb. 6 during the early morning and late evening hours. No one was seriously injured, sheriff’s spokesman Scott Wilson reported.

Decision day nears on NKSD levy, port district expansion

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 10:50AM

Tania Issa is confident North Kitsap residents will renew the school district’s maintenance and operations levy on the Feb. 11 ballot. Issa and the school district have disseminated information to voters since the campaign got under way. She’s the campaign chairwoman and the mother of four students in North Kitsap School District schools, and she believes the support for the levy is there.

Legislators want to capitalize on potential of industrial hemp market

  • Feb 4, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Feb 7, 2013 at 3:41PM

Washington state farmers could soon be growing cannabis for use in a potentially profitable hemp industry. Hemp is an illegal substance under federal law, but two separate state Senate bills would permit development of a hemp industry in the state, and require Washington State University to conduct a year-long study to research optimal growing conditions and feasibility of hemp in the region.

'Treaty to Table': Photo exhibit installed at Suquamish Museum

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 2:43PM

The exhibit is comprised of 20 captivating black-and-white images that tell the story of a Suquamish Tribe family’s connection to the water through commercial fishing and hatchery conservation. The photographic essay, created from images captured by Manabe in 2000 and 2001, illustrates the importance of fishing for economic survival and the cultural identity of Coast Salish people.

Liberty Bay Gallery expands; celebration Feb. 8

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 12:15PM

Liberty Bay Gallery has reopened with double the space, including a small stage for live performances and space for indoor and outdoor sculptures. The downtown Poulsbo gallery, 18830 Front St. NE, expanded into the space formerly occupied by The Dance Within (and before that, Potlatch Gallery). Owners Terry and Karyn Cott will host a celebration during Second Saturday Art Walk, Feb. 8, 3-8 p.m.

Romance in Kitsap | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 2:53PM

A roundup of Kitsap's most romantic spots from Bainbridge Island's Rockaway Beach to Port Orchard's Bay Street Bistro.

Beverly Lois Moff (Clark) | Passages

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 11:13AM

Beverly Lois Moff (Clark) passed away at Harrison Medical Center on Jan. 20. Memorial is Feb. 15 at Hansville Community Church.

Peter Hoose | Passages

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 11:15AM

A memorial service for Assistant Sub-base Fire Chief Peter Hoose of Kingston will be held Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. at Keyport Bible Church.

Winter Rendezvous is Feb. 7-9 in downtown Poulsbo

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 11:04AM

Chip Hanauer, the “Boat Guy,” is throwing a mid-winter party down at the marina. Check out for an extremely funny ad for this event.

Don’t let a few make a decision for many on Feb. 11 | In Our Opinion

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 10:52AM

As of Feb. 5, the Kitsap County Auditor’s Elections Office had received ballots from only 26.86 percent of registered voters. A few should not be able to make a decision that affects many. Get your ballot in. The election is Feb. 11. Ballots must be postmarked that day. Deadline for putting your ballot into a ballot drop box is Feb. 11 at 8 p.m.

Severe-weather shelter stays open through Feb. 9

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 10:41AM

If you need bus tokens so you can get to the shelter, contact North Kitsap Fishline, 18916 3rd Ave. NE, Poulsbo, 360-779-5190; ShareNet, 26061 United Road (off Bond Road), Kingston, 360-297-2266; Helpline House, 282 Knechtel Way NE, Bainbridge Island, 206-842-7621.

Things to do and see for Valentine's Day | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 3:06PM

There’s still time to plan a night out for Valentine’s Day. Whether it be a unique event or a romantic dinner, there is something for lovers in Kitsap.

Poulsbo neighborhoods forming block watches

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 7:00AM updated at 10:08AM

Neighborhoods in Poulsbo have begun forming block watches, with encouragement from the city, to combat the presence of heroin in the community.

Block watches, KCMT move, Feb. 11 election among top stories

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 9:57AM

Poulsbo neighborhoods are forming block watches. KCMT may move to Breidablik Elementary School. Decision day nears on school district levy, port expansion. Those are the top stories in the Feb. 7 North Kitsap Herald, available at newsstands and in stores.

Proudly flying the flag | Slice of Life

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 3:55PM

Michael Svardh of Hansville submitted this photo of Alik Svardh hoisting the 12th Man flag on the ferry ride into Seattle for the Seahawks parade, Feb. 5. CenturyLink Field is in background.

City of Poulsbo approves West Sound dormitory

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:00PM

West Sound Academy’s plans for a new dormitory for international students has been approved by the city of Poulsbo.

Stunt dogs jump onto Admiral stage | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 7:00PM

Chris Perondi and The Stunt Dog Experience will take the stage at the Admiral Theatre on Feb. 9.

NK residents show their pride during victory parade | Slideshow

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 2:53PM

The 12th Man took over Seattle on Feb. 5 — nearly a million strong.

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