Story Archives

Archive Results — 476 thru 500 of about 17025 items

Herald wins 10 awards in annual press competition

  • Oct 13, 2015 at 9:35AM

The North Kitsap Herald won 10 awards, including first place for Best Front Page Design, in the 2015 Better Newspaper Contest hosted by the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association. The awards were announced at the association's 128th annual convention Oct. 9 in Everett.

Things learned traveling | Tolman’s Tales

  • Oct 13, 2015 at 10:05AM

I just returned from a two-week hiking trip to England and Wales. Hiking is not a natural activity for me without golf clubs. I am the guy muttering, "I think I can, I think I can" on the trail. Yet, trekking along paths between villages travelers have crossed for thousands of years was uplifting, inspiring, invigorating, and spiritual.

The fun continues at the Port of Poulsbo | The Scuttlebutt

  • Oct 13, 2015 at 9:15AM

Come see little and big Trick or Treaters at Poulsbo’s downtown Halloween, 4–6 p.m. Oct. 31. Main Street is blocked off for pedestrian traffic only, merchants dish out the treats, excellent costume-watching for everyone.

Stand Down provides a hand up for veterans | My View

  • Oct 13, 2015 at 9:02AM

The transition I experienced leaving the Marine Corps was one of the hardest things I have had yet to endure. It’s like visiting another planet — civilian life seems like a complete 180 from all that I knew during the past several years of my life — and each day, trying to make the ends meet, seemed like I was fighting an uphill battle for the longest time.

Man dies at Harrison after huffing in store's restroom

  • Oct 12, 2015 at 9:05PM

A 29-year-old man died at Harrison Medical Center on Oct. 10 almost six hours after he was reported inhaling fumes from a can of Dust Off in a restroom stall at the Poulsbo Walmart

Married by 'the King'

  • Oct 12, 2015 at 11:49AM

KINGSTON — My Girl Drive-in & Museum hosted a wedding officiated by Elvis Presley impersonator Danny Vernon Oct. 11. Mark DeVos married Corissa Correa in a '50s-themed wedding at the Kingston museum. DeVos and Correa began dating after she saw him perform with the band Wally and the Beaves (Vernon was the lead singer).

Hansgrill employee pepper-sprayed after refusing to cooperate with robber

  • Oct 9, 2015 at 6:01PM

HANSVILLE — The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office arrested three people in relation to a robbery in Hansville Oct. 8. Sheriffs say Andrew Sauer, 28, and Adrianne Buckner, 26, both of Kingston, entered Hansville Grocery and Provision Co. around 5:45 p.m. and attempted to steal money from the store register.

For the salmon — and us | Kitsap Weekly

  • Oct 9, 2015 at 1:26PM

Hood Canal Enhancement Group honors the lifework of the late Billy Frank Jr. — and reminds us all of the work that remains to be done

Construction could begin in January on 'Old City Hall Apartments'

  • Oct 9, 2015 at 1:02PM

All that remains is for the City of Poulsbo to demolish the old city hall at 19050 Jensen Way, and construction will begin on the new apartments and retail spaces on the site. Getting past the rainy season is a factor,

Man scares St. Olaf worshippers: ‘Like he was in a daze'

  • Oct 8, 2015 at 3:32PM

The man goose-stepped up to the altar, past the priest and then dropped his backpack. Then he walked behind the altar, smiling and gripping the edges as if he were about to speak.

Urban runoff killing coho salmon, but simple solution within reach

  • Oct 8, 2015 at 3:26PM

Inexpensive filtration through column of soil and sand eliminates toxic effects of urban stormwater on fish

Poulsbo sailor stationed aboard the Stennis | In Uniform

  • Oct 6, 2015 at 1:18PM

Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Jon Hawkins, of Poulsbo bevels a distilling unit pipe in USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) pipe shop, in this Navy photo dated Oct. 5

Kingston woman's goal: living off the grid in a 130-square-foot home

  • Oct 5, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 6:18PM

Driving northeast along Ohio Avenue, it’s easy to miss the outlier. Sitting behind a madrona tree in an almost vacant lot, one of these homes is not like the others. It’s smaller. Much smaller.

Scenes from North Kitsap High's Homecoming Game

  • Oct 5, 2015 at 12:31PM

North Kitsap beat North Mason 49-14 on Oct. 2 during the homecoming game.

Vikings defeat North Mason 49-14 | Football

  • Oct 5, 2015 at 7:37AM

The North Kitsap Vikings defeated North Mason 49-14 on Oct. 2, improving to 2-0, 3-2 heading into the Oct. 9 home game against Bremerton (1-2, 1-4).

Residents say they’re being displaced by renovations, increased rents

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Oct 4, 2015 at 6:11AM

No longer Section 8, Woodcreek gets new owners, with new plans.

Props with purpose | Kitsap Weekly

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Oct 3, 2015 at 7:31AM

Second Season Home Store does good for pocketbooks and people

Coast Do It Best Hardware turns 20

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 5:27PM

The first thing that might strike a customer walking into Coast Do It Best Hardware is the variety of merchandise. Nuts, bolts, and wrenches? Got that and more.

LTAC recommends $120,000 in promotional grants

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 4:19PM

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Lodging Tax Advisory Committee is recommending the City Council approve the following grants for 2016.

The American soldier France didn’t forget

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 12:59PM

Leonard Hitchman was a member of the Army Air Corps that helped liberate France during World War II, and he recently received a medal from the La Consule Générale by a decree signed by the President of the French Republic thanking him for his service.

It’s garlic planting time — daffodils too! | Kitsap Weekly

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Oct 2, 2015 at 10:32AM

Autumn signals the fall — the fall of leaves, the fall of plants and the fall of this tired gardener onto the couch for a long winter nap. Not so fast, it’s not time to relax, it’s time to plan for next year.

Blood-donor network issues appeal in wake of Oregon college shooting

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 4:35PM

Bloodworks Northwest reports that Lane Blood Center in Eugene, Oregon has issued an urgent appeal to blood donors to help meet a critical need following the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg.

Emails paint a picture of sharp differences | North Kitsap School Board, District 5

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 2:00PM updated at 4:20PM

At first glance, the campaign for North Kitsap School Board District 5 seems cordial. But after meeting with the North Kitsap Herald Community Advisory Board on Sept. 28, an email exchange between candidates Deborah Simon and Bill Webb revealed sharp differences between the two.

Artist presents retrospective at Bainbridge Arts & Crafts | Kitsap Weekly

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 4:15PM

If Sally Robison were an animal, she would definitely be a cat — although it’s doubtful that nine lives would be enough to contain her creativity.

Break-ins are happening here

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 6:00AM

Yes, we do have attempted home break-ins (front door) in Poulsbo. About two weeks ago, it happened on 4th Avenue.

Read the Apr 29
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates