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Mediating an interchange of need and provision | Neighbors Helping Neighbors

  • Jul 10, 2015 at 3:01PM

“We are reminded that a thousand things come together to help us move beyond a nightmare — but what’s not often forgotten for many years after is the compassion of a community that helped without even knowing your name.”

Piranhas swim team: fun and competitive

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Jul 10, 2015 at 2:40PM

The Poulsbo Piranhas are a fun and competitive swim team looking to add more members.

Villopoto announces retirement from motorcycle racing

  • Jul 10, 2015 at 2:04PM

Champion motorcycle racer Ryan Villopoto announced July 9 he is retiring from the sport, saying injuries prevent him from achieving the fitness “necessary for me to compete at the level I have always striven for.”

Charges filed against alleged hit-and-run driver

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2015 at 9:11AM

John C. McGinty Jr. was charged with felony hit-and-run that resulted in death on July 8, four days after his car allegedly struck and killed an Indianola man.

Pickleball: Your new favorite sport

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 4:38PM

Poulsbo Middle School offers open gym for Pickleball every Sunday.

My World Cup experience | Fans on the Ferry

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 4:36PM

I have been to three World Cups and this is my experience finally, witnessing a USA win.

S’Klallam, Suquamish teens in Washington, D.C. White House Tribal Youth Gathering, UNITY Leadership Conference

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 1:01PM

Across the United States, a growing number of Native youth are taking the initiative in identifying and tackling the most pressing issues facing their indigenous nations. They are devising solutions and influencing their peers to strengthen their families and communities and eliminate the obstacles that stand in the way of their success.

NKSD all-day kindergarten will give teachers the 'bigger picture'

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 12:52PM

Washington state is offering fully funded, all-day kindergarten to school districts throughout the state, but it comes with some requirements.

Condo project proposed for slide-prone bluff canceled; developer appealing

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 8:49AM

A condominium project proposed for a Poulsbo bluff with a history of slides has been canceled by the city planning director. The site’s previous owner regained title to the property after the developer reportedly defaulted, and the property owner reportedly told the city she has no desire to redevelop the site. Nevertheless, Harbor Lights Development LLC, a partnership of seven investors, is appealing the planning director’s action. The Hearing Examiner will consider the appeal beginning at 10 a.m. July 23 in City Hall.

'We want to create an experience they aren’t going to find elsewhere'

  • Jul 7, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Jul 8, 2015 at 5:23PM

The Point Hotel, a four-story, 94-room hotel, will be built next to The Point Casino and Event Center. And, as seen in other Native American hotel casino resorts, this economic venture is not just about gaming.

Stern: 'Give us what we need to carry out the voters' will' | Video

  • Jul 8, 2015 at 4:00PM

Poulsbo City Councilman Ed Stern talks with Comcast Newsmakers host Sabrina Register about how marijuana laws affect cities and counties.

Minor injuries in rollover crash on Highway 305

  • Jul 7, 2015 at 4:00PM updated at 8:39PM

The driver of a truck sustained minor injuries in a rollover vehicle crash July 7 on Highway 305, near Sandy Hook Road. The crash, which occurred around 2 p.m., involved only one vehicle and resulted in the truck spinning around and rolling over. The driver, unidentified at this time, was alone in the truck, which was hauling an attached trailer filled with wood.

Sheriff's Office seeking suspect in fatal collision; victim identified | Update

  • Jul 6, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Jul 7, 2015 at 2:38PM

The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office is trying to locate the suspect in a fatal hit-and-run collision in Indianola early July 4.

Habitat must carry more weight | Being Frank

  • Jul 7, 2015 at 10:38AM

A heavy burden is easier to carry if everyone who shares in the load does their part to help support the weight. It’s the same with salmon conservation.

Henden: Supports technical training, balance in testing | North Kitsap School Board, District 4

  • Jul 6, 2015 at 12:13PM

Scott Henden joined the school board four years ago because he felt he had a different perspective to offer.

Let the pros light 'em up this Fourth of July

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 3:05PM

Here’s a rundown of all the ways you can have a memorable Independence Day weekend.

Sailing is back in Poulsbo, and it's time to try it

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 2:47PM

Poulsbo Parks and Recreation has reintroduced sailing lessons out of the Port of Poulsbo. There are both adult and kids classes.

Local swimmer is making her mark | Special Olympics

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 2:42PM

Allison Stough competed in the 50 backstroke, 25 backstroke and 25 freestyle at the Special Olympics held at The King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

USA heading for the final | Fans on the Ferry

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 2:38PM

Anna Fairchok loves the U.S. Women's National Team and is rooting for them to beat Japan in the World Cup final on July 5.

Why I Relay: A Relay for Life journal

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 12:35PM

On June 27-28, I took part in the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life at Bremerton High School. I’ve participated in three Relays before — in Everett and on Whidbey Island. This was my first Relay in Kitsap County.

Local firefighters help Central Washington

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 10:50AM

Three firefighters from North Kitsap — two from North Kitsap Fire & Rescue and one from Poulsbo Fire Department — are helping fight wildfires in the state.

Fishline, Port of Kingston may get funds for projects

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 7:47AM

North Kitsap Fishline may receive $625,000 for capital projects, and the Port of Kingston may receive $400,000 for development of its park property overlooking the ferry landing, in the 2015-16 state budget, according to officials from those agencies.

Planning Commission hearing on proposed Ag Code July 7

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 8:59AM

Kitsap County's Department of Community Development will host an open house regarding a proposed agricultural code at 4:15 p.m. July 7 in the Commissioners Chambers, Kitsap County Administration Building, 619 Division St.

Viking Avenue business owner will replace trees he cut down

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:48PM

A Viking Avenue business owner will replace city-owned trees he removed between the curb and sidewalk in front of his business on June 27. In fact, Darren Hudson, owner of Hudson Auto Center, plans to go one step further — according to Mayor Becky Erickson, Hudson is working with city staff on a landscaping plan and will install irrigation so the new plantings will be watered regularly.

NAVFAC Northwest to hire 200 new employees

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 2:15PM

The positions range from engineers and contract specialists to skilled trades such as maintenance mechanics, electricians, and utility system operators. These positions are located at Naval Base Kitsap — Bangor, Naval Base Kitsap — Bremerton, Naval Station Everett, and Naval Air Station Whidbey Island.

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