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Supports Streissguth for county commissioner

  • Jul 26, 2014 at 2:00PM

For 40 years, I have been active in elected and appointed positions in local government. I have seen many commissioners come and go. I have strong opinions about the personal and professional attributes it takes to make a good commissioner. Linda has the knowledge, skills and passion to be a great commissioner.

Supports Smith for county assessor

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:25PM

The position of county assessor requires expertise in real estate, business acumen, customer service and communication skills. Given this criterion, Sean Smith best embodies the core competencies required.

Supports Gilmore for county auditor

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:24PM

As a former chief deputy auditor of Kitsap County, I had the opportunity to work with Dolores Gilmore, candidate for Kitsap County auditor.

Bolster efforts to prevent teen suicides | In Our Opinion

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:23PM

Natalie Myers is a courageous young woman. At one time, she struggled with depression and entertained thoughts of suicide. But she knew enough to seek help. Now, she’s taking her year as Miss Viking Fest to call attention to what she sees as a problem in our community — a preventable problem.

Woman killed, new neighborhood, unsellable property, prosecutor candidates are top stories

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:45PM

A woman was struick by a truck and killed at Naval Base Kitsap - Bangor. A new neighborhood will soon emerge in Poulsbo. A real estate agent says a creekside property is best suited for a park. Prosecuting attorney candidates lay out reasons they should be elected. Those are the top stories in the July 25 North Kitsap Herald, available at newsstands and in stores.

A schooner, a fiddler, a teacher, and a birthday

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 1:43PM

Kitsap Maritime Heritage Foundation has commissioned Jane Landstra, a local music teacher and fiddler, to write an original song for the schooner, Fiddler’s Dream.

From clearing, ‘Mountain Aire’ will emerge

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 11:05AM

Poulsbo City Council members and city staff toured the Mountain Aire development currently under construction at Noll Road and Hostmark Street.

Juneau to Poulsbo

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 2:34PM

Couple completes 84-day kayak trip to Liberty Bay July 23

Syrah continues to thrive in Pacific Northwest | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 27, 2014 at 10:00AM

Great Northwest Wine: During the past few years, Syrah has been receiving a lot of grief. It’s somewhat inexplicable because the red grape often associated with France’s Northern Rhône Valley can make such delicious and approachable wines.

Mustangs rev up Port Orchard | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 8:00AM

More than 200 Ford Mustangs — in all shapes, colors and sizes, from 1964 to the present — will roll into downtown Port Orchard for the 26th annual Mustangs on the Waterfront on July 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Stars Over Kitsap | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 26, 2014 at 9:00AM

July 26 new moon: With sunshine, sunflowers and 76 Trombones, the dark of the new moon in Leo is unlikely to be quiet as it embraces Jupiter in Leo. Think fairy godmother, Santa Claus, the Super Bowl Seahawks and Lady Gaga rolled into one, visiting for the first time in 12 years. Oh, my!

A whale of a good time | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 7:00PM

This year’s Whaling Days, July 24-27 on the Silverdale waterfront, could be the biggest and best yet.

Three authors, one night | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 2:06PM

The Book End: Liberty Bay Books brings authors Jennie Shortridge, Jennifer Murphy and Bonnie ZoBell to The Loft in Poulsbo.

Bloedel Reserve to host outdoor picnic party

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 1:33PM

Bloedel Reserve will give summer one last hurrah with an old-fashioned outdoor party from 5:30 p.m. to dusk on Saturday, Aug. 30.

Online fundraiser set up for young drowning victim

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:42PM

A memorial fund has been set up for the family of a 12-year-old boy who died in a Tacoma hospital after he was found floating in the water at a Poulsbo lake dock last week.

Woman dies after being struck by truck at Naval Base Kitsap - Bangor

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 8:17AM

A civilian employee of Naval Base Kitsap – Bangor was struck and killed by a truck that went off the road and onto the sidewalk when the driver lost control of the vehicle during a turn, Washington State Patrol reported July 23.

Strike up the banjo: Bluegrass Festival returns

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 9:25AM

Bluegrass is the music of America. Bluegrass is the ultimate blending of the traditional folk tunes brought to this country in the 1600s by immigrants from Scotland, Ireland and England — an occurrence only possible in the burgeoning new world; it was the pop music of the Great Depression; it was one of the first musical genres to inspire festival concert events and, in proof of the massive revival of interest in the genre today, the International Bluegrass Music Association now claims members in all 50 states and more than 30 different countries.

Kingston man charged with second-degree murder in baby’s death

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jul 23, 2014 at 8:56AM

A Kingston man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his 4-month-old daughter, after he allegedly smoked meth and took the baby for a car ride. Attached to the charge is a special allegation of domestic violence. Bail was set at $1 million

Friends of Edward Carl Moff gather July 24, 4-6 p.m. at House of Awakening Culture | Passages

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 6:05AM

The family of Edward Carl Moff (Aug. 28, 1925 - June 5, 2014) is planning an informal social gathering for friends of Carl on July 24, 4-6 p.m., at the House of Awakening Culture in downtown Suquamish.

Former deputy police chief of Poulsbo running for Jefferson County sheriff

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:28PM

In a battle of personnel files, Jefferson County sheriff candidate Wendy Davis, who twice faced possible termination from the Poulsbo Police Department, says the point of the campaign is being lost. “This isn't about personnel files. It’s about who is the best person to do the job — who has the best ideas, methodologies and skills to come into this community and make the sheriff's department a better place.”

Utah man ID'd from Monday's car crash

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 3:48PM

A man died and a woman was seriously injured after the car they were driving in went down an embankment early July 21 in Bremerton. Around 3:06 am, Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a single motor vehicle crash in the area of Bahia Vista Drive and Sylvan Way, according to CKF&R public affairs.

New Poulsbo building will have to underground its power line

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 9:50AM

PSE ‘doesn’t prefer’ city’s offer of extending power line over Front Street

Get to know the candidates of 2014 | In Our Opinion

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 9:48AM

They want to represent you in the halls of county government, in the state Legislature and in Congress.

Truck driver who died west of Hood Canal was from Port Angeles

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 9:46AM

A Port Angeles truck driver was killed July 21 when the tractor-trailer he was driving left state Highway 104 near the Hood Canal bridge.

Case Files | Updates to cases reported on earlier in the Herald

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Jul 21, 2014 at 4:34PM

Updates to cases reported earlier in the North Kitsap Herald: Thompson and Woodcock.

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