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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.

Truck driver dies, Highway 104 partially closed

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 4:06PM

State Highway 104 west of the Hood Canal bridge remained partially closed at 2 p.m. July 21, after a morning tractor-trailer wreck killed the truck’s driver, according to State Patrol.

Fires cause temporary block of Highway 3 traffic this morning

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:51PM

Two lanes of traffic were blocked going northbound on Highway 3 around 11 a.m. this morning.

Big changes planned for Noll Road

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 2:36PM

The six-year transportation plan lists road construction projects throughout Poulsbo from 2015-20, with a total budget of $17.4 million.

Prosecutor candidates lay out reasons they should be elected

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:25AM

Voters had a chance to get an up-close look at all four candidates for Kitsap County Prosecutor at this week’s Eggs and Issues event in Bremerton.

An American sunset

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:09AM

Last Sunday's sunset created a stunning landscape for those who wanted to snap a special photo.

State Building Code change reduces time, costs for homeowners to install home rooftop solar

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Washington State Building Code Council unanimously approved a change in state law that allows installation of simple rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems without review by an engineer.

Workforce development in Kitsap gets a boost from Congress

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 3:48PM

An overhauled public workforce development program will be signed into law by President Barack Obama after overwhelming passage by both the House of Representatives and Senate, routing funding to Kitsap County to provide job training and employment support services.

Boy, 12, found in Island Lake dies

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jul 17, 2014 at 2:54PM

The 12-year-old boy found unresponsive earlier this week in the water at Island Lake Park dock died Wednesday, according to Marce Edwards, spokesperson for Mary Bridge Children's Hospital. He passed away at 9:05 a.m. with his family by his bedside in the ICU.

Washington Chardonnay evolves with times, styles | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 11:00AM

Great Northwest Wine: This year marks the 50th anniversary of Chardonnay being planted in Washington, with some of the earliest grapes going into the ground on Snipes Mountain near the Yakima Valley town of Sunnyside.

The book end | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 12:00PM

Literary news in Kitsap: The top 10 best-selling books in June at Eagle Harbor Book Co., and independent book store on Bainbridge Island.

The book end | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

Literary news in Kitsap: The top five best-selling comic books and trade paperbacks/graphic novels in June at The Comics Keep, an independent comic book store, and more, in Bremerton.

Ale House opens kegs, doors on Bainbridge | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Ale House on Winlsow is Kitsap's newest home for brewing aficionados, aiming to be the region’s capital of beer with 16 taps, and up to 25 bottled varieties.

Arts and crafts festival returns to Kingston | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Kitsap Arts & Crafts Festival is July 25-27 in Kingston's Kola Kole Park.

Investigation continues in local man found dead inside detention center

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 8:00AM

The investigation is continuing into the apparent suicide of a convicted sex offender from Port Orchard, who was caught taking photos of young girls while working on a Washington state ferry.

Free KHS baseball clinic is July 19

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Jul 17, 2014 at 8:09AM

A free baseball clinic for people entering eighth through 12th grade is scheduled for July 19.

Crisis Intervention Officer program initiated to improve police response to mental illness

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 5:23PM

A new Crisis Intervention Officer program will be introduced to the public on July 30, 3-4:30 p.m., in the Poulsbo City Hall Council Chambers. The event will showcase improvements in how law enforcement will respond to incidents involving those with mental health problems, such as drug addiction and mental illness.

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