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Olsen files for a rematch race against Hansen in 23rd District

  • May 16, 2014 at 11:43AM

James M. Olsen is looking for a rematch. Olsen, a Bainbridge Island Republican, filed as a candidate Friday, May 16 for the Position 2 seat for the 23rd District in the State House of Representatives.

Poulsbo native serves aboard nuclear-powered attack submarine | Armed Forces Day

  • May 17, 2014 at 10:00AM

Petty Officer 2nd Class Brandon Kuntz is a machinist mate aboard the Hawaii-based boat, a Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack submarine and the first commissioned vessel of its name. The submarine was named to recognize the tremendous support the Navy has enjoyed from the people and state of Hawaii, and in honor of the rich heritage of submarines in the Pacific.

Navy Chaplain Davenport assisting at Naval Air Facility Misawa | Armed Forces Day

  • May 17, 2014 at 10:00AM

Lt. Bryan Davenport of Poulsbo, Fleet Activities Yokosuka chaplain, is visiting Naval Air Facility Misawa to provide spiritual support for sailors attached or deployed to the base.

Velkommen til Poulsbo! 46th annual Viking Fest May 16-18

  • May 16, 2014 at 9:36AM

Food and craft booths, carnival, Viking Village open at noon May 16; opening ceremony at 4 p.m.

Test results are not an accurate gauge of proficiency | My View

  • May 18, 2014 at 9:00AM

The “No Child Left Behind” federal policy, established in 2001, demands a 100 percent proficiency rate for math and reading in order to receive federal education funds. It also mandates that teachers’ evaluation be based on their students’ scores in the statewide test.

Port of Poulsbo employees move to unionize

  • May 16, 2014 at 7:00AM updated at 9:23AM

Employees of the Port of Poulsbo have begun the process of unionizing.

‘City’ of Kingston? Stern says town could benefit from incorporation

  • May 15, 2014 at 3:35PM

Residents and business owners left a May 8 luncheon with plenty to think about, including ways to create economic vitality in the area as well as the notion of incorporating Kingston as a city.

A full weekend | Kitsap Week

  • May 15, 2014 at 9:00AM updated May 16, 2014 at 9:17AM

Kitsap offers all the fun of a staycation this weekend, with a salute to our Armed Forces, a celebration of Norwegian heritage, and carnivals, parades, garden tours, and farmers markets.

Take our Viking Fest quiz | Kitsap Week

  • May 15, 2014 at 12:49PM

How much do you know about Poulsbo and its Norwegian culture? Test your knowledge with this Viking Fest Quiz.

No room for haters in our government

  • May 18, 2014 at 9:00AM

I am still puzzled by the rage that conservatives have toward liberals. Instead of being so negative, why not write about all that the conservative Congress and past Republican presidents have done for the middle class? If you are part of the 1 percent, then I know that the conservatives have been there for you.

Help stamp out hunger in North Kitsap

  • May 16, 2014 at 9:13AM

Our community has always made sure that we have enough to serve the neighbors who most need our help, and we know that this year will be no exception. Thank you to all those who donated this weekend during Stamp Out Hunger and to all those who will help us out this summer.

Historic building is still undergoing restoration

  • May 16, 2014 at 9:12AM

I must open this letter by saying how shocked I was when my friends began telling me about a recent letter to the editor regarding my downtown property (“Some buildings need sprucing up,” page A4, May 9 Herald). My first reaction was that I felt bad that the record rains this year as well as contractor availability and scope of work had not allowed for a rapid repair of our issue.

A very good deed is very much appreciated

  • May 16, 2014 at 9:11AM

Imagine my surprise and joy the morning of May 11, when I looked in our UPS box and found my wallet wrapped in an Albertsons plastic bag in pristine condition, but without a note letting me know who the good person was.

Bucs win league tourney | Boys soccer

  • May 15, 2014 at 3:43PM

Varsity soccer team advances to district playoffs with No. 1 seed

North Kitsap Vikings defeat Franklin Pierce, play in semifinals | Baseball

  • May 15, 2014 at 3:42PM

he North Kitsap Vikings are two games away from winning the district tournament

Highway 307 collision sends woman to hospital

  • May 15, 2014 at 3:34PM

A woman was sent to the hospital after her SUV was rear-ended on Highway 307 on May 3.

Campaign event set by judge candidate

  • May 15, 2014 at 3:28PM

Tracy Flood filed in April for the seat that is being vacated by retiring District Court Judge James Riehl

Big move for Slippery Pig Brewery

  • May 16, 2014 at 10:00AM

Slippery Pig Brewery to open downtown Poulsbo location that will also serve as a live music venue for rock bands.

Portland author visits Bainbridge book store | Kitsap Week

  • May 16, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Portland-based author will visit Eagle Harbor Book Co., at 1 p.m. on May 18 to discuss his new book and mingle with readers.

Sunshine brings out NW white wine | Kitsap Week

  • May 17, 2014 at 12:00PM

Great Northwest Wine: As we get into mid-May and early June and begin to see more warmth and sunshine, we begin to think about more about enjoying chilled white wines.

Stennis sailors help Navy families fish for fun

  • May 16, 2014 at 8:00PM

Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered at the Family Fishing Derby held at Trident Lakes on Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor (NBK), May 3.

First-ever Kitsap Great Give raises $650,000 for nonprofits

  • May 15, 2014 at 3:00PM

During the first annual Kitsap Great Give on May 6, nearly 4,000 gifts totaling $539,000 were made to 200 nonprofits working to help and improve Kitsap County.

Nunes leaving Pope Resources for Rayonier

  • May 12, 2014 at 4:00PM updated May 15, 2014 at 9:18AM

Following Rayonier’s separation into two companies — Rayonier, a land resources company; and Rayonier Advanced Materials, a special chemical company — Nunes will become the new Rayonier’s president and CEO.

Field of candidates grows: 46 file for 28 offices

  • May 14, 2014 at 6:14PM

Candidate filing week opened May 12, and 46 candidates had filed as candidates for 28 elected offices on the ballot by the end of May 14. Among the candidates to file May 14: North Kitsap School Board member Scott Henden, who is challenging Sherry Appleton for 23rd District position 1 in the state House of Representatives.

Kingston grad joining Peninsula College Pirates

  • May 14, 2014 at 9:23AM

Rebecca Tafte will play for the two-time defending champions in 2014

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