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Herald wins Community Service award; editor named Feature Writer of the Year

  • Oct 17, 2016 at 12:00PM updated at 2:32PM

The North Kitsap Herald won nine awards, including Community Service, in the 2016 Better Newspaper Contest sponsored by the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association.

North Kitsap student is a National Merit semi-finalist

  • Oct 14, 2016 at 12:00PM updated Oct 16, 2016 at 7:38AM

When Neil Lockwood was called to the principal’s office recently, he got nervous. “It was right in the middle of jazz class,” said Neil, a senior at North Kitsap High School. “I was really wondering what was up.” When he reached the principal’s office, he saw Principal Megan Sawicki standing there, holding a letter.

Closures, outages, shelter openings | Storm Update

  • Oct 14, 2016 at 6:00AM updated Oct 16, 2016 at 7:28AM

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Track the weather in real time with this interactive map

  • Oct 14, 2016 at 10:00AM updated Oct 15, 2016 at 6:26AM

What’s the wind speed in Bremerton? What’s the rainfall in Poulsbo? Where’s the center of the latest storm? You can track all of that and more in real time with Ventusky's real-time weather data map.

Student arrested for alleged threat to North Kitsap High School

  • Oct 14, 2016 at 1:32PM

An alleged threat to North Kitsap High School on Oct. 13 resulted in the arrest of a student later that evening.

For those with traumatic brain injury, there’s hope | Kitsap Weekly

  • Oct 14, 2016 at 1:36PM

Brain injury not only changes the life of the survivor but also the lives of family members. Understanding how to live with those changes is crucial for moving forward.

Stand with Standing Rock | In Our Opinion

  • Oct 14, 2016 at 12:23PM

If you think it impossible that development might threaten sacred areas and environmentally-critical areas close to our home, think again.

Poulsbo's new police chief will be on the job Dec. 5

  • Oct 12, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Oct 14, 2016 at 12:20PM

Poulsbo’s new police chief is Dan Schoonmaker (pronounced “Skoon-maker”), the city human resources department reported Oct. 12. He will start on Dec. 5. His salary will be $133,849.

Central Market's Roman Agne places second in Best Bagger Battle

  • Oct 13, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Oct 14, 2016 at 6:51AM

The event, Oct. 12 at the McGavick Conference Center at Clover Park Technical College in Lakewood, is sponsored by the Washington Food Industry Association Education Foundation. Each year, grocers from all over the state send their best grocery store baggers to compete in the challenge.

Weekend storm is on the way; here's what you need to know

  • Oct 13, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Oct 14, 2016 at 6:45AM

Don’t travel unless you have to. Have firewood ready. Be ready for outages. Oct. 14 will be rainy and windy, but that will be a relative lull before a potentially damaging storm this weekend, the National Weather Service reports.

Protest for the Dakota Access Pipeline continues | Noo-Kayet

  • Oct 11, 2016 at 9:25AM

The Dakota Access Pipeline is a $3.7 billion, 1172-mile crude oil pipeline that, if completed, will run from North Dakota to Illinois.

Minor arrested on suspicion of stealing handgun from pool locker

  • Oct 7, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Oct 10, 2016 at 11:12AM

The handgun — described by Deputy Police Chief Andy Pate as a “large-frame Beretta” — was reportedly stolen from a locked locker between 8 and 10 p.m. Oct. 5. The pool is open those hours for rental.

Kingston Weather Shelter prepares for winter

  • Oct 7, 2016 at 12:12PM

As the Kingston Severe Weather Shelter opens its third year of operation, they have set a new home at the Village Green Community Center. The severe weather shelter opening is determined by the Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management (DEM), and opens when temperatures are below freezing, or one inch of snow or one inch of rain is reported for two days. Those without shelter or those with homes who need emergency shelter are welcome.

Silver Creek Angus a finalist for Kitsap Bank edg3 FUND award

  • Oct 7, 2016 at 12:05PM

Silver Creek Angus, LLC of Kingston is one of five finalists in the third annual edg3 FUND Small Business Competition

Taking steps toward better communication | In Our Opinion

  • Oct 6, 2016 at 2:58PM

We appreciate the district’s new efforts to disseminate important information in a timely manner. We hope this is part of the standard operating procedure; the district and parents will benefit.

Suquamish master artist brings works back to life | Kitsap Weekly

  • Oct 6, 2016 at 4:05PM

It’s part of Ed Carriere’s DNA to be patient. His Suquamish ancestors have been here since the beginning, so a year, 100 years, 1,000 years are mere fragments of time.

Solid information drives fisheries management | Being Frank

  • Oct 6, 2016 at 3:58PM

Cautious pre-season planning and careful in-season management by Tribal and state co-managers are paying off this fall with limited Tribal and sport coho fisheries for surplus hatchery fish.

Trump is not going to get his vote

  • Oct 8, 2016 at 9:00AM

To vote for radical change in our foreign policy without acknowledging that the change advocated by Donald Trump could be deadly is to support the thinking of Mark Twain’s ignorant fictional boy Huck Finn.

U.S. needs to mind its own business

  • Oct 8, 2016 at 9:00AM

This madness has to end. It’s only purpose is to make billions for our industrial-military complex and the corporate defense (weapons) industry. We, the people, have to speak up.

Supports justices for re-election

  • Oct 7, 2016 at 9:00AM

Instead of bypassing the judicial elections on your ballot, please check the award-winning website, click on your county to learn about the candidates, and confirm for yourself my endorsements below.

Supports Bassett, Wiggins for courts

  • Oct 7, 2016 at 3:00PM

I am writing to support reelecting Judge Jeffrey Bassett for the Kitsap County Superior Court and Justice Charles Wiggins for our state Supreme Court.

Supports Garrido for reelection

  • Oct 7, 2016 at 9:00AM

There is no one better fit for this job, nor more dedicated, intelligent or experienced. Vote for Commissioner Charlotte Garrido and she will continue to make you proud.

Supports fast-ferry funding proposal

  • Oct 6, 2016 at 3:48PM

It is our chance to make a difference. Kitsap has a million-dollar opportunity that will only cost residents 3 cents on a $10 purchase. That is a lot of bang for the buck.

Poulsbo is a truly unique community

  • Oct 6, 2016 at 3:47PM

Moving from the Viking country of the Midwest (Minnesota) to California — where moving every five to seven years is the norm for which this writer is guilty — a story on a 69-year class reunion does catch one’s interest

Thank you for supporting the Cavs

  • Oct 6, 2016 at 3:46PM

Kingston Middle School would like to send out a great, big, public “thank you” to the following North Kitsap businesses ...

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