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Value whites to enjoy into fall | Kitsap Week

  • Aug 31, 2014 at 1:00PM

Great Northwest Wine: Last week, we reviewed several Pacific Northwest red wines priced at $15 or less. This week, we take a look at whites.

Port submits liveaboard proposal

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Port of Poulsbo has presented the city with a proposal it hopes will encourage city officials to allow for more liveaboards in the downtown marina.

Little Valley Road will be closed to through traffic

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 3:05PM

The portion of Little Valley Road that connects with Bond Road will soon close to through traffic, making it local access only.

Newly appointed program director at OC will lead climate study

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 12:00PM

Western Washington University Associate Professor of Environmental Policy Troy Abel and his research team were recently awarded a $545,000 National Science Foundation grant

Kitsap Nonprofit teams up with local businesses to fight Ebola in Africa

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 11:25AM

Thanks to generous donations from Kitsap County physicians and businesses, Silverdale nonprofit Children of the Nations (COTN) is sending 200 pounds of medical supplies to West Africa to combat the recent Ebola outbreak.

Pie in the Park raises $40K for community center

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 11:17AM

The Village Green Foundation came closer its fundraising goal for the community center — and may have set a world record in the process.

Labor Day Memories | Cartoon of the Day

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 2:00PM

The cartoon for Aug. 28 is by R.J. Matson, CagleCartoons.com

Veteran Affairs | Cartoon of the Day

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 1:00PM

The cartoon for Aug. 27 is by Larry Wright, CagleCartoons.com

Bucking broncs, midway thrills and family fun at the 2014 Kitsap County Fair | SLIDESHOW

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 12:16PM

The Kitsap County Fair drew thousands to the fairgrounds in Silverdale last week for the annual rodeo, carnival and animal exhibits.

Continuing on a journey of kindness and caring | Neighbors Helping Neighbors

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 10:16AM

Would you be surprised to learn that Fishline Food Bank wasn’t always a food bank? In the beginning, in 1967, a group of residents came together to help each other in very tangible, community kind of ways. Headquartered in a local church, early volunteers of “The Fishline” stood at the ready to help. If you needed a ride to the doctor, someone could drive you. If your lawn needed mowing and you were sick, a volunteer would pitch in. After a time, donations of clothes and household items started coming in, and a bigger building had to be found.

Softball team had a great run

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 10:00AM

Congratulations to the District 2 Gig Harbor Little League 11- and 12-year-old majors softball team. Gig Harbor won district and then state, and went to San Bernardino, California for the regionals.

Opposed to pit to pier ‘scheme’

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:52AM

You don’t have to be a “tree-hugging environmentalist” to need the Hood Canal Bridge or to love the pristine area of Hood Canal.

Help nonprofit help community

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:52AM

Hey bidder, bidder! The Poulsbo Lions Club is excited to announce its second Fall Fling Dinner & Auction on Oct. 4. As we did last year, there will be a silent auction and a live auction. Tickets are $40 each, which includes a great dinner and a Dessert Dash (fun and tasty!). To get your ticket, please contact Pauline Ostheller at 360-598-2239. Be sure to ask a friend to join you.

Nothing like locally grown fruit

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:51AM

All I can say is, wonderful and healthy! Nothing like fresh veggies and fruit, ready to eat the same day it’s purchased.

The unfolding tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:50AM

The police shooting of the unarmed teenager. The subsequent release of a store cctv coverage of the same teenager, with accomplices, stealing from the small store and obviously intimidating and manhandling the store owner. The ongoing rioting, looting and destruction of any vulnerable target. The media salivating at every piece of commentary from wherever and whatever. On and on and on.

9th Circuit reverses decision in Lummi, S’Klallam fishing dispute

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:46AM

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Aug. 19 reversed a U.S. District Court judge’s ruling regarding usual and accustomed fishing areas of the Lummi and S’Klallam nations, Courthouse News Service reports.

Elect a candidate who is truly one of your own

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:00AM

On May 21, the Whidbey News Times published a remarkable interview with candidate for Kitsap County auditor (and former Island County commissioner) Kelly Emerson. In it, Ms. Emerson said of her frustrations as Island County commissioner. Ms. Emerson’s words are telling.

Learn from Island County’s mistake

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:00AM

There must be plenty of qualified candidates for the auditor’s office in Kitsap County, but be warned: Kelly Emerson is not one of them.

Encourage grading under existing rules | In Our Opinion

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:00AM

Poulsbo’s city code puts restrictions on grading and clearing of property proposed for development, in order to preserve trees and habitat. The idea is to discourage the wholesale clearing of property to be developed. Mayor Becky Erickson said the Mountain Aire subdivision was approved under older rules, and therefore didn’t have to conform to newer grading and clearing rules. The result: The clearcut that graced the front page of the July 25 North Kitsap Herald.

City should prepare to buy 8th Ave. property | In Our Opinion

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 8:52AM

The City of Poulsbo should buy the troubled, flood-prone 8th Avenue property on Dogfish Creek so stream flows and fish passage can be improved, flooding alleviated, and a home that should never have been placed on the property removed.

Hansville home is like a ship out of water | Kitsap Week

  • Aug 24, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Aug 25, 2014 at 4:33PM

Where We Live: The house, which is often mistaken for a retired ferry, was taken from the top of a V4-M-A1 oceangoing tug, used in World War II by the U.S. Maritime Commission.

Piranhas hire new head coach

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 2:25PM

There will be a new leader of the Poulsbo Piranhas swim team.

Poulsbo, North Kitsap fire officials seek additional funds

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 12:02PM

A bond for Poulsbo Fire and emergency levy for North Kitsap Fire will be on the Nov. 4 ballot.

Back to School | Cartoon of the Day

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 11:27AM

The cartoon for Aug. 25 is by Bob Englehart, The Hartford Courant.

Brewer will deliver keg of beer to Ballard, by rowboat

  • Aug 24, 2014 at 6:00AM

Dave Lambert has made a local mark with a few tasty brews through his Slippery Pig Brewery. The operation recently expanded into downtown Poulsbo, making it far more visible. And it’s about to get more visible, at least from the Puget Sound shores en route to Seattle.

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