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A bridge to better times ahead | Neighbors Helping Neighbors

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 12:00PM

We are always pleased and proud when our clients stop by to tell us good news about their circumstances. Whether it is a new job, improving health or some other forward momentum, we celebrate together and cherish these successes.

A cornerstone of national security | In Our Opinion

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 3:11PM

“Of all the branches of men in the forces there is none which shows more devotion and faces grimmer perils than the submariners.”

Dancing with ISIS and Ebola | Cartoon of the Day

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 3:10PM

The cartoon for Sept. 26 is by Cam Cardow, Cagle Cartoons.

Defense with a little fashion thrown in | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 3:47PM

Damsel in Defense specializes in self-defense products, designed so women will want to carry them. Kitsap is one Washington area with consultants selling Damsel's products.

The book end | Kitsap Week

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 10:00AM

Literary news from around Kitsap: The top five best-selling comic books and paperbacks in August at The Comics Keep, an independent store in Bremerton.

Vikings face unbeaten Wolves for homecoming | Football

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 10:18AM

Both varsity teams are 3-0 as they prepare for the Sept. 26 game at North Kitsap Stadium.

DNR set to remove creosote pilings in Kitsap County

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 4:14PM

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources will launch a major cleanup next week of creosote-saturated pilings and debris along the Puget Sound shores of Kitsap County.

‘Our culture is still alive’: Totem pole will be raised at Point Julia

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 4:11PM

The 800-year-old western red cedar that S'Klallam artist Jimmy Price will transform into a totem pole will tell the story like no one can, will stand as a symbol of permanence in a place where others forced change for a century and a half.

Two dead German Shepherds found at Port Gamble trailhead

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 3:27PM

The Animal Control wing of the Kitsap Humane Society is continuing its case into two dead dogs found near a Port Gamble trailhead.

ISIS Strategy | Cartoon of the Day

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 3:25PM

The Cartoon for Sept. 24 is by Rick Mckee, The Augusta Chronicle.

Winn finishes 3rd against PA, Bremerton | Cross country

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 3:19PM

Kingston junior Alexander Winn topped the charts for the Buccaneers during a home cross country meet Sept. 24.

NK freshman Anneli Seaberg places 2nd during OHS meet

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 3:04PM

Seaberg finished 1 minute ahead of third-place finisher Audrey Shingleton of Sequim.

NK's Weible named Seahawks coach of the week

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 6:00AM

Jeff Weible was named a high school coach of the week by the Seattle Seahawks and Washington State Football Coaches Association Sept. 25.

Creosote removal to start soon in North Kitsap

  • Sep 23, 2014 at 4:07PM

The state Department of Natural Resources will launch a major clean-up next week of creosote-saturated pilings and debris along the Puget Sound shores of Kitsap County, the agency announced Sept. 23. About 245 piles and 18 tons of debris will be removed from eight sites located along the eastern Kitsap Peninsula shoreline.

Q&A: Candidates for Kitsap County District Court judge | 2014 Election

  • Sep 23, 2014 at 2:41PM

Kitsap County District Court judges are elected at-large and serve four-year terms. They are paid $144,544 a year. The District Court has jurisdiction over misdemeanors and gross misdemeanor crimes which carry a maximum penalty of 364 days in jail and/or a $5,000 fine. The court also has jurisdiction over unlawful harassment petitions, protection orders, and traffic infractions. District Court services include probation, small claims not exceeding $5,000, and civil actions not exceeding $75,000.

Q&A: Candidates for Kitsap County auditor | 2014 Election

  • Sep 23, 2014 at 2:16PM

This is part of a series of Q&As with candidates for local office in the Nov. 4 general election. This Q&A: Kelly Emerson and Dolores Gilmore, candidates for Kitsap County auditor. The Kitsap County auditor serves a four-year term and receives $112,211 a year and benefits provided to other county employees.

Q&A: Candidates for 23rd District state House, position 1 | 2014 Election

  • Sep 23, 2014 at 11:16AM

This is part 2 in a series of Q&As with candidates for local office in the Nov. 4 general election. This Q&A: Sherry Appleton and Scott Henden, 23rd District state House of Representatives, position 1. Members of the state House of Representatives are elected to two-year terms, are paid $42,106 a year plus per diem, and receive the same benefits provided to other state employees. Their salaries are set by the Washington Citizens Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials.

Help the ospreys find a new home

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 5:10PM

On behalf of Kitsap Audubon, I want to thank the North Kitsap Herald for its generous coverage of Kitsap Audubon’s Poulsbo osprey project (“Young osprey orphan is rejected in a Poulsbo nest,” page A20, Sept. 12 Herald).

Supports change in death penalty law

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 5:10PM

The media is reporting the news about the local 17-year-old young man and high school student who is alleged to have murdered a 6-year-old girl. I am glad the prosecutor’s office moved quickly to charge him with both rape and murder. Unfortunately, if he is found guilty he will be another heinous criminal who will escape the death penalty because of the “law.”

Witnesses erred on the side of safety

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 5:09PM

Thank you for making the choice to err on the side of safety. I know it could not have been an easy decision and that the fallout has been difficult for you to say the least. I believe every student at that school and their families owe you a debt for making the brave choice.

Support Streissguth for County Commission

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 5:07PM

The incumbent county commissioner, Linda Streissguth, has chaired the Bremerton Housing Authority and Bremerton Planning Commission; and serves on the boards of the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance and Kitsap Transit. She is certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners. Ed Wolfe’s professional experience is as an attorney. He also held appointed positions in the Reagan and Bush administrations, which are not directly relevant to the responsibilities of county commissioner.

Q&A: Candidates for 23rd District state House, position 2 | 2014 Election

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 10:44AM

Members of the state House of Representatives are elected to two-year terms, are paid $42,106 a year plus per diem, and receive the same benefits provided to other state employees. Their salaries are set by the Washington Citizens Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials.

Get to know the candidates in the general election | In Our Opinion

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 11:10AM

This election is bringing forth new voices, new views and new ideas. Get to know the candidates. Your vote will empower them to make decisions on your behalf on issues in Congress, in the state Legislature, and in county government.

Liveaboards, online threats, Point Julia pier, 23rd District candidates among top stories

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 10:36AM

No progress on increase in liveaboards. Teens allegedly wrote witness threats on Facebook. Point Julia pier fades into history. Q&A with candidate for 23rd district state House, position 2. Those are among the top stories in the Sept. 19 North Kitsap Herald, available now at newsstands and in stores.

111-year-old Port Gamble home saved from fire

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 4:37PM

The quick actions of a woman who noticed flames coming from the front porch saved a 111-year-old New England-style home in this historical-landmark town early Sept. 18. The call came in at 4:46 a.m. after the barista in a nearby drive-thru coffee shop heard someone yelling “fire.”

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