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Port Orchard's 26th Seagull Calling Festival | Kitsap Week

  • May 23, 2014 at 1:30PM

May 24 will be Port Orchard’s 26th Seagull-Calling Festival, running side-by-side with the Harbor Festival and Fathoms of Fun.

A conversation with the 2013 People's Choice pinup pageant winner | Kitsap Week

  • May 24, 2014 at 11:00AM

Razor Rose, aka Alison Hanford, took top prize at the 2013 Kustom Kulture Fest’s Pinup Pageant: the People’s Choice crown. As pageant royalty, she now has a few words of wisdom.

Poulsbo. There's an app for that

  • May 24, 2014 at 10:00AM

App allows residents to report complaints and issues to city hall, and more.

Schooner era returns, briefly, to Poulsbo

  • May 23, 2014 at 1:12PM

Schooner is reportedly the first to be worked on here since 1954

Text to 911 to go live later this year

  • May 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

By late this year or early next year Kitsap County residents may be able to text emergencies in to CenCom.

Bucs host Capital Cougars in quarterfinals | Boys soccer

  • May 22, 2014 at 4:22PM

The Kingston varsity team is the only soccer team from the Olympic League still alive in the state tournament

Vikings prepare for Regionals, Cedarcrest | Baseball

  • May 22, 2014 at 4:14PM

The Vikings saved themselves a potential let down May 14

Schooner arrives in Poulsbo for mast replacement; first to be worked on here since 1954

  • May 22, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 10:33AM

The last time a Poulsbo resident reportedly saw such a sight here was in 1954, when Pacific Cod Co. schooner C.A. Thayer was retired from service. The schooner Fiddlers Dream, a floating classroom operated by the Kitsap Maritime Heritage Foundation (, will tie up at the Port of Poulsbo’s tidal grid for mast replacement.

Island County commissioner who abruptly resigned seeks Kitsap County Auditor post

  • May 20, 2014 at 4:00PM updated May 21, 2014 at 11:57AM

A former Island County Commissioner, who has sued that county on two occasions and abruptly resigned from her post two weeks ago, seven months shy of completing her first term, has filed to run for Kitsap County Auditor.

Bucs win 'nail biter,' advance to quarterfinals | Boys soccer

  • May 21, 2014 at 10:54AM

The Bucs advance to the quarterfinals of the 2A State Soccer Tournament

Vikings are no match for Wildcats | Boys soccer

  • May 21, 2014 at 9:49AM

The Wildcats defeated North Kitsap 3-0 in a first-round match of the 2A State Tournament

Deputies believe driver of van committed suicide

  • May 20, 2014 at 3:12PM

An afternoon commuter discovered a dead man inside a van parked on the shoulder of a road in Hansville on May 16. The death was determined by sheriff’s deputies to be a suicide.

Overnight lane closures scheduled in both directions of Tacoma Narrows Bridge this week

  • May 20, 2014 at 2:08PM

Nighttime drivers traveling in both directions of State Route 16 across the Tacoma Narrows Bridges should plan for lane closures two nights this week for bridge and toll equipment maintenance.

Pacific Fleet commander visits Stennis

  • May 20, 2014 at 11:04AM

Adm. Harry Harris, Jr., commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard on May 19.

Port Orchard man finishes first in 5-mile Road Race | Viking Fest

  • May 17, 2014 at 12:00PM updated May 20, 2014 at 9:05AM

Kyle Norris was the first to cross the finish line during the 5-mile Viking Fest Road Race, May 17

Deceased veterans to be escorted to national cemetery on May 24

  • May 21, 2014 at 8:00AM

One unclaimed deceased veteran and five other deceased veterans will be honored with words and music at “The Unforgotten, Run to Tahoma V” celebration ceremony on May 24,

Viking Fest Eating Contests | Slideshow

  • May 19, 2014 at 3:10PM

Scenes from the Viking Fest Donut- and Lutefisk-Eating Contests, May 18, Poulsbo's Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park.

'The Devastator' wins third consecutive lutefisk title, and a sponsor | Viking Fest

  • May 19, 2014 at 12:43PM

He’s won lutefisk-eating contests in Ballard and Poulsbo, hot-dog and salmon-dog eating contests in Quilcene and Ballard, and the pizza-eating “chomp-etition” in Tacoma. On May 5, he ate a 6-pound Jefe de Jefe burrito in record time to win first place and $300 from the Masa Restaurant in Tacoma.

Viking Fest 2014 | Slideshow

  • May 19, 2014 at 12:31PM

From paddleboard races to face painting, Kitsap came out for Viking Fest 2014.

Foster falters during shootout, Vikings advance to State | Boys soccer

  • May 19, 2014 at 12:25PM

North Kitsap's Ryen Whitford scored the winning goal in the shootout for a 3-2 victory over the Bulldogs

Bucs win District Tournament with first-half goal | Boys soccer

  • May 19, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Buccaneers and Vikings will compete at state, but they won't have to travel far

As Montessori teacher, Rhoe had an 'amazing ride'

  • May 19, 2014 at 9:35AM

It's taken some time for Barbara Rhoe to decide to call it quits. After a few personal events in her life, Rhoe, 70, decided to keep running The Farm Montessori preschool and kindergarten. She would know when it would be time to retire. "I thought, well, it will sort of come to me organically," she said.

Remembering 'The Arctic Moses' | Viking Fest

  • May 16, 2014 at 9:00AM updated May 18, 2014 at 2:43PM

Anders Bahr’s gravestone at Poulsbo Municipal Cemetery gives no indication that this is the final resting place of a Sami reindeer herder who helped save the lives of countless Alaska Natives in the 1920s.

2014 Viking Fest Parade | Slideshow

  • May 17, 2014 at 7:00PM updated May 18, 2014 at 2:41PM

Scenes from the 45th annual Viking Fest Parade on May 17, the 200th anniversary of Norway's Constitution Day.

A celebration of our common bonds | In Our Opinion

  • May 16, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 5:16PM

May 17, the second day of Poulsbo’s Viking Fest celebration, is Norway’s Constitution Day. And it’s a day all of us — no matter where our family trees took root — can join in solidarity with our brethren of Norse ancestry and celebrate our common bonds. For whatever the reason that immigrant ancestors came to the United States — economic, environmental, political — their families’ journeys led their descendants to this city on Liberty Bay.

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