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North Kitsap advances to Division II state lacrosse quarterfinals | State Playoffs

  • May 15, 2016 at 5:06PM

North Kitsap lacrosse players were not all that clear on what the score was until the end of the game. That’s been a key part of the team’s success.

Poulsbo Fish Park mural completed

  • May 5, 2016 at 2:00PM updated May 13, 2016 at 5:15PM

“You commissioned me to do you a ‘Big Mac and fries,’” said Mayo, referring to the City Council’s original request for the painting of a troll. “And I’ve given you a steak and fine wine.”

NKSD's Kingston transportation center named in memory of Ron Lee

  • May 13, 2016 at 2:00PM updated at 5:13PM

The North Kitsap School District officially named its Kingston transportation center the "Ronald E. Lee Transportation Center" in memory of long-time transportation director Ron Lee, May 12.

Believes the proof is in the survey results

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:47PM

If 79 percent of the teachers feel that the superintendent is not up to the job, isn’t that an indication that morale is bad?

Get ready for a fun-filled weekend May 20-22 | Kitsap Weekly

  • May 14, 2016 at 7:00AM

Carnival rides, eating contests and horned helmets aside, Viking Fest is a celebration of cultural and historical significance to Norway’s descendants in Kitsap County. Viking Fest celebrates Norway’s Constitution Day — May 17, 1814 — when Norway declared itself an independent kingdom (it had been united with Denmark and, after the Napoleonic Wars, was trying to fend off being ceded to Sweden).

Start fixing morale problem in NKSD

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:58PM

The survey results shows a whopping 86 percent of teachers feel a lack of respect by Superintendent Page, and 80 percent give the district an overall poor rating, although support within their own schools and their school’s principal is high.

Supports efforts to reopen path

  • May 16, 2016 at 5:00PM

Thank you for reporting on the closure by the Kitsap County Public Works Department of the only footpath access to the public beach in northeast Suquamish (“Neighbors angered by foot path’s closure,” page A1, April 29 Herald).

High expectations for President Trump

  • May 16, 2016 at 4:00PM

In response to the one-liner from Paul Tweiten on page A4 of the April 29 Herald — his thinking for his one-sentence “letter” contains two important aspects: The first is realizing that Trump will be President.

Suquamish Tribe: a vital part of our safety net | In Our Opinion

  • May 16, 2016 at 4:00PM

This spirit of giving speaks to the growing economic strength of the Suquamish Tribe; the Tribe was the seventh-largest public sector employer in Kitsap County in 2013, according to the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance, and its enterprises were the second-largest source of jobs in the county. But this spirit of giving also speaks to the Tribe’s culture of caring and sharing — a culture that is a vital part of our local safety net.

This is a time for reason

  • May 15, 2016 at 4:00PM

Alan Jackson’s letter “High expectations for President Trump” (page A4, May 6 Herald), combined with Trump’s own words on his IQ, have moved me to question the importance of both high IQ and a person’s “deep intuitive sense.”

United States can’t afford Donald Trump

  • May 15, 2016 at 4:00PM

The truth is, Trump is lying to someone — himself, us, or both — and economically we can’t afford his lies.

Garden sale was a successful event

  • May 14, 2016 at 4:00PM

Thank you, plant lovers of Poulsbo, for making the Poulsbo Garden Club’s May 7 plant sale a success. We made more than $5,500, which will go back to the community through beautification projects and grants.

Parking rules not enforced on Mesford

  • May 14, 2016 at 4:00PM

I am all for kids participating in sports. It is a wonderful thing to watch and encourage them in this. What I’m trying to bring to the attention of our public officials is a parking problem we are having on Mesford Road.

The dangers of large developments

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:46PM

Before escaping to the wonderful Pacific Northwest, I lived for 40-plus years on the San Francisco Peninsula. One of its crush of tract homes was the basis for Malvina Reynolds’ famous 1962 song, “Little Boxes.” It accurately described the houses as “all made out of ticky-tacky.”

Preparing for a bigger Poulsbo | In Our Opinion

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:44PM

By 2025, the city’s population is expected to increase from the current 10,000 (many people believe it’s more than that now) to almost 15,000, according to the city’s Comprehensive Plan.

North Kitsap lacrosse team heads to playoffs | Lacrosse

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:40PM

North Kitsap’s prep lacrosse team finished third in the Narrows/Olympic Conference with a record of 7-6-0, earning a playoff berth. North Kitsap plays Columbia River (7-3-0, Central-South Division II) at 5 p.m. May 14 in Camas.

Four NK golfers qualify for district tournament | Prep golf

  • May 13, 2016 at 4:37PM

Four North Kitsap High School golfers qualified for districts at the Olympic League Golf Tournament May 10, at the Cedars at Dungeness in Sequim. The 2A District Golf Tournament is May 17 at Gold Mountain Golf Club.

Paint Out Poulsbo — by the numbers

  • May 13, 2016 at 11:34AM

63 winners of first en plein air art event Paint Out Poulsbo contest exhibit their works at NCAD

Mapping underground Poulsbo | A Herald series

  • May 13, 2016 at 10:00AM updated at 12:46PM

Poulsbo Public Works is mapping and inspecting 137 miles of sewer and stormwater lines in an effort to proactively anticipate the need for future repair and replacement.

Changes for Poulsbo Marine Science Center

  • May 13, 2016 at 11:49AM

Western Washington University takes over responsibility on May 24

50-foot wetland buffer for 91 apartments

  • May 12, 2016 at 12:24PM

Parties agree to smaller buffer for wetlands at proposed Arendal apartments due to changes in state code.

Construction officially begins on state’s newest ferry, Suquamish

  • May 10, 2016 at 2:43PM

Gov. Jay Inslee, state Sen. Christine Rolfes, and Suquamish Tribe Chairman Leonard Forsman struck ceremonial welds on the keel of the Suquamish at Vigor’s Harbor Island Shipyard in Seattle.

Candidate and mother draw attention to drugs in Kingston park

  • May 6, 2016 at 12:00PM updated May 7, 2016 at 7:28AM

Within feet from of Kingston’s new Village Green Community Center — encompassing a library, senior center and Boys & Girls Club — a heroin needle, crack pipe, and a make-shift meth straw were found within a 5-foot radius on a forest trail leading to the park.

Undercover police arrest felon armed with sawed-off shotgun, body armor

  • May 6, 2016 at 10:10AM

BREMERTON — An undercover police unit arrested a 38-year-old man and an adult woman May 5 for felony possession of a firearm and drug charges.

Artist Lisa Stirrett is molding glass to help shape a better world | KITSAP WEEKLY

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:54AM

Through Stirrett’s artistic endeavors, her mission has developed a deeper purpose — to create stunning works of art that impact and inspire, while being a globally recognized art brand that empowers women.

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