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Mystic arrives at new home

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 6:00AM

Mary Ryan and Jennifer Heinzelman watched for the arrival of their new artifact with the excitement of art museum curators waiting for the arrival of a Rembrandt or Van Gogh.

Juveniles arrested at Kingston High School found guilty of witness intimidation

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Oct 2, 2014 at 1:14PM

The three juveniles arrested for witness harassment and intimidation were found guilty by the juvenile division of the Kitsap County Prosecutor's Office. The juveniles were found guilty of attempted intimidation of a witness, according to Timothy Drury, chief of the juvenile division. The juveniles were arrested Sept. 9 at Kingston High School during the investigation into alleged threats of violence against the high school. Matthew Smiley, a former student, is charged with making the threats.

Oil Tank Car Safety | Cartoon of the Day

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 10:48AM

The cartoon for Oct. 2 is by Monte Wolverton, Cagle Cartoons.

Theft suspects had been featured on 'Washington's Most Wanted'

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 5:43AM

Two Kitsap County people arrested near Old Tarboo Lake Road with a cache of stolen property that included cars and electronics were the topic of a "Washington’s Most Wanted" episode. Kristofer T. Nickerson, 32, of unincorporated Kitsap County, and Ericka L. Nitz, 25, of Bainbridge Island remained in the Jefferson County jail in Port Hadlock on Oct. 1 after they were arrested the previous day. Jefferson County Sheriff Joe Nole has said the arrest broke up a theft ring.

Sound Publishing acquires newspapers in Aberdeen, Montesano, Ocean Shores, Westport

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 4:47PM

"We feel quite fortunate to add the Aberdeen cluster of quality news products to Sound Publishing,” said Gloria Fletcher, president of Sound Publishing. "Of course, we value the products but, more importantly, we value the people and the communities these products faithfully serve."

Code name: Sitting Duck | Cartoon of the Day

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 4:16PM

The cartoon for Oct. 1 is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.

Vikings defense too much for the Wolves | Football

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 2:42PM

The North Kitsap varsity team held the Wolves to 58 yards during the 33-13 homecoming win North Kitsap Stadium. It was the plan all along.

Theft suspects arrested at illegal encampment

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 12:54PM

Bainbridge woman, Kitsap man suspected of thefts in Silverdale, Port Orchard

'Breast Health & You' education event at Harrison Silverdale

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 10:26AM

In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Harrison Medical Center and Olympic College nursing students will present a free health talk on Oct. 1, 6-7 p.m., Garden Room at Harrison Medical Center, 1800 Myhre Road, Silverdale.

Supports Olsen for District 23, position 2

  • Sep 30, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:52PM

As voters, you have an opportunity to elect in the 23rd Legislative District a seasoned and passionate candidate by the name of James Olsen.

Kingston could see passenger ferry again in 2017

  • Sep 30, 2014 at 2:19PM

There could be a new passenger-only ferry in Kingston if everything falls in place for Kitsap Transit in the next few years.

‘Suquamish’ advances as possible name for new 144-car ferry

  • Sep 30, 2014 at 2:00PM

The next 144-car state ferry could be named after the people of the clear salt water. “Suquamish” is one of four names under final consideration by the state Transportation Commission for the next 144-car ferry scheduled for construction. The others are “Chimacum,” “Cowlitz,” and “Sammamish.”

A stroll through the White House | Cartoon of the Day

  • Sep 30, 2014 at 1:01PM

The cartoon for Sept. 30 is by Cameron Cardow, Cagle Cartoons.

Revise destination sales tax

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 10:00AM

The sales tax charged should be based upon the seller’s location, to keep it simple.

Marine center needs its space

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 8:00AM

At a time when the Poulsbo Marine Science Center is vital and actively growing its programs, it is unwise to give away any of its space.

Liveaboards not second-class citizens

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 11:00AM

As someone on the Port of Poulsbo liveaboard waiting list and being directly involved in the fight for more liveaboards, it disgusts me to watch how the small-time politics work in this city.

Supports Ed Wolfe for County Commission

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 6:00AM

In November, Kitsap County voters will be asked to select a Kitsap County commissioner. It is a very important decision and an important election.

Supports Wolfe for County Commission

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 6:00AM

Kitsap County has a clear choice this November in the election of our county commissioner.

Supports Bradley for District Court judge

  • Sep 30, 2014 at 11:28AM

Ballots for the Nov. 4 election will be out soon and there is one candidate who is clearly the most qualified for judge: Claire Bradley.

Kitsap schools pore over the McCleary case

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 4:12PM

A crowd of nearly 50 people gathered at the Bremerton High School performance center on Sept. 17 to hear an overview of Washington Supreme Court developments — particularly the McCleary decision

Q&A: Kitsap County Board of Commissioners, District 3 | 2014 Election

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 3:54PM

This is part of a series of Q&As with candidates for local office in the Nov. 4 general election. This Q&A: Linda Streissguth and Ed Wolfe, candidates for Kitsap County Board of Commissioners, District 3.

Getting Bent Over the iPhone | Cartoon of the Day

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 9:33AM

The cartoon for Sept. 29 is by John Darkow, Columbia Daily Tribune

Indianola dock closed while pilings replaced

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 6:00AM

The nearly 100-year-old Indianola dock is getting more sturdy — and more environmentally friendly.

Dock repairs, totem pole, fatality report, candidate Q&As among top stories

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 4:27PM

Indianola dock closed for repairs. Totem pole will be raised at Point Julia. Report on July 4 fatality will take another three weeks. Q&A with candidate for 23rd district state House, position 1. Those are the top stories in the Sept. 26 North Kitsap Herald, available now at newsstands and in stores.

Eglon man gets reduced charge, pretrial diversion for hit and run

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 4:00PM

If a Universal Life Church minister who once ran for Eglon Port Commission stays out of trouble for three years, a hit and run charge will be dropped. In a pretrial diversion agreement approved by Chief Deputy Prosecutor Claire Bradley, Marcus G. Croman does not admit guilt but agrees “there are facts sufficient for a finding of guilty to the offense of hit and run …” He also “shall not drive a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license and/or proof of insurance,” the agreement states.

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