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Annual North Kitsap Almanac in this week’s Herald

  • Feb 26, 2016 at 2:40PM

The Feb. 26 North Kitsap Herald includes the 2016 North Kitsap Almanac, our annual 66-page magazine on all things North Kitsap; and the West Sound Education Consortium’s annual “It’s Your Future” education guide. The Herald is available now at newsstands and in stores.

'The Guardian Stone' — Poulsbo's latest cultural art piece unveiled at waterfront park

  • Feb 26, 2016 at 11:47AM

Artist Lisa Stirrett unveiled her latest public artwork, “The Guardian Stone,” at Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park.

Don’t limit public access to public records | In Our Opinion

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 5:08PM

If state House Bill 2576 is approved, a local public agency may adopt procedures that limit the number of hours it devotes on a monthly basis to responding to public records requests, and prioritize requests according to criteria established by the local agency.

Easing parking, vehicle speed in Caldart Heights

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 4:52PM

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson and Caldart Heights residents were meeting to talk about an experimental parking plan for the neighborhood when talk turned toward vehicle speed. At that moment, two cars sped around the blind corner and whipped through the crosswalk and into the curve beyond. “We-e-e-ell, yes,” Erickson drawled, watching them go. “I think I see your problem.”

Removing barriers to employment for our veterans | My View

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 4:20PM

Members of the military are a critical part of the local economy, doing everything from creating small businesses to bringing their unique work ethic and skills to employers looking to fill jobs. Just as they had our backs while serving our country, it’s important that we have theirs as they transition from the military into civilian employment.

Response to letter about boundaries

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 4:17PM

Mick Sheldon’s letter (“All persons benefit from traditional boundaries,” page A4, Feb. 12 Herald) makes note of the value of “common sense” when thinking of “traditional boundaries” in some connection with equal rights in this state — in this case, a recent extension of equal rights to use of restrooms for the transgender citizen.

Welcome to an America based on facts

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 4:16PM

I feel sorry for those who live in Alan Jackson’s America (“We must not be blind to risks that surround us,” page A4, Feb. 12 Herald).

Reprimand in order at North Kitsap School District | In Our Opinion

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 4:16PM

The North Kitsap School Board and Superintendent Patty Page share responsibility for recent failures to communicate with parents about situations in which their children’s well-being has been at risk. The failures to communicate are inexcusable.

Couple was active in faith, Guamanian community

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 1:00PM updated at 5:59PM

William and Maria McDonald were “very active in many different areas of parish life, a fun-loving couple with a lot of energy and a lot of passion for [the church],” said the Rev. Phuong V. Hoang, pastor of St. Gabriel Church in Port Orchard.

Rosary, Mass scheduled for William and Maria McDonald

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 4:14PM

The St. Gabriel Church website reports that the rosary will be recited at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 24 and Mass will follow at 11 a.m. in memory of William and Maria McDonald, who died in a house explosion on Feb. 23 in South Kitsap.

Two people killed in South Kitsap house explosion

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 7:00AM updated at 3:28PM

Two residents were killed early Feb. 23 by an explosion that destroyed their home at 3585 SE Soholt Lane in South Kitsap.

Lori Maxim, Sound VP and Kitsap group publisher, leaving to join Morris Multimedia

  • Feb 22, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Feb 23, 2016 at 6:44AM

Lori Maxim, vice president of Sound Publishing and publisher of the company’s newspapers in Kitsap County, is leaving the company to become director of revenue for Morris Multimedia. Maxim made the announcement to Sound employees on Feb. 22. Her last day with Sound will be March 18.

Kingston wins state title in 200-yard medley relay | Boys Swimming

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 8:00AM updated Feb 22, 2016 at 6:05PM

Kingston wins the 2A state title in the 200-yard medley relay, Feb. 20 at the King County Aquatics Center. Timothy Gallagher finishes 1 second from state title in 100-yard backstroke

Kingston's Johnson places third at Mat Classic | State Wrestling

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 9:12AM

Dawson Johnson of Kingston placed third in the 195 weight class in the Mat Classic in the Tacoma Dome, Feb. 20.

One game away from state: Boys, girls advance to basketball regionals

  • Feb 21, 2016 at 8:26AM

The North Kitsap Vikings defeated Liberty 76-68 to win the 2016 West Central / SeaKing 2A Boys Basketball Tournament, Feb. 20 at Foss High School. The Viking girls basketball team defeated River Ridge 51-41 to place fifth in the 2016 West Central / SeaKing 2A Girls Basketball Tournament, Feb. 20 at Curtis High School.

Bomb threat at Poulsbo Middle School deemed ‘not credible’; student arrested

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 1:59PM

A Poulsbo Middle School student was arrested Feb. 18 after he allegedly said he had a bomb in his possession.

Viking City taken over by Vikings | Slice of Life

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 10:39AM

Vikings temporarily took over the Poulsbo City Council Chambers before the Feb. 17 meeting

Poulsbo has a new deputy police chief | City Council Summary

  • Feb 18, 2016 at 10:36AM

Pate, a native Texan, served at Bangor when he was in the U.S. Navy, then returned to the area and joined the Poulsbo Police Department in 1993. “He has always been there for his city and his fellow officers,” Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson said in her introductory remarks.

Crash near Kitsap Mall SR3 exit injures two Bremerton men

  • Feb 17, 2016 at 6:34PM

SILVERDALE - Two Bremerton men were injured in a two-vehicle car crash on State Route 3 near the Kitsap Mall exit Feb. 17.

Viking boys nearer to district title; NK, Kingston girls play for chance at fifth | Districts

  • Feb 15, 2016 at 9:36AM

North Kitsap is one step away from the championship game in the 2016 West Central / SeaKing 2A Boys Basketball Tournament.

Page: District 'clearly failed' regarding alleged sexual abuse, parental notification

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 12:00PM updated at 11:09PM

North Kitsap School District officials first notified parents that their children may have witnessed or been subject to sexual abuse by another student almost six months after the district was alerted by a parent.

School bus: What the district knew, and when | Timeline

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 11:06PM

The following information is from law enforcement investigators’ reports into the reports of sexual activity occurring on a North Kitsap School District bus for students with special needs. The students involved were 11 or younger.

Sun-blinded driver crashes SUV into three vehicles

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 4:00PM updated at 8:03PM

KINGSTON – A Bremerton woman was one of three people injured in a four-vehicle crash on State Route 104 Feb. 10.

Vikings surprise Trojans on Bulldogs' court 57-48

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 11:00AM updated Feb 11, 2016 at 11:59AM

The official Olympic League 2A boys basketball title shared between the North Kitsap Vikings (16-4 overall, 10-2 league) and the Olympic Trojans (14-6 overall, 10-2 league) is no longer precisely equal.

Legislator says black-market marijuana still cheaper than legal pot | Legislative Session

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 6:39AM

Rep. Christopher Hurst, D-Enumclaw, and proponents of the bill say a reduced tax would be one of the most important ways of eliminating the black-market sales of marijuana, which Hurst said still makes up 65 to 75 percent of sales in the state.

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