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Chief Seattle Days | Slideshow

  • Aug 17, 2015 at 9:49AM

The annual Chief Seattle Days festival took place Aug. 14-16 in Suquamish.

Poulsbo micropublisher hopes to turn Kitsap into a literary mecca | Kitsap Weekly

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Aug 16, 2015 at 2:35PM

Armed with a vision, the technology of Konica Minolta and a business plan only an MBA could write, the owners of Kitsap Printing in Poulsbo have launched a separate company, Kitsap Publishing. Their goal: To become a publisher of quality softcover books serving a national and international market.

My experience with Obliteride

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 3:46PM

I volunteered with Obliteride, and it was an incredibly rewarding experience.

Walk the decks of history

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 2:32PM

At the Port of Brownsville on Aug. 19, history lovers and sailing fans of all ages will have the chance to “come aboard” a replica of the legendary schooner “America,” which stunned the English-speaking world in 1851.

Rep. Kilmer talks ‘small business’

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:56AM

When it comes to the economy, small businesses play an important part. That was the message from U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-WA) when he spoke to more than 100 members of the Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce Wednesday.

Maritime Museum opened for sneak preview Aug. 8

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:53AM

By mid-September, Front Street in Poulsbo will be home to a maritime museum and visitor’s center. The building, at 19010 Front St., opened for a “sneak peek” Aug. 8.

New moon in Leo: Courage and an invitation to “simply be”

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:19AM

Did you see the dazzling display of Venus and Jupiter on the western horizon at sunset this summer? Center stage and shining their sparkling rays at us, they invited us to be as beautiful, radiant and unapologetic as they are. With the new moon (Aug. 14 at 7:53 a.m. PDT), the sun and moon in Leo expand the invitation

Lake Sammamish State Part | Trips on a tank

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:16AM

Located in Issaquah, Washington, Kitsap visitors have the option of taking a ferry and driving through Seattle (about 36 miles one way) or driving around Puget Sound on Interstate 5 (about 85 miles one way), but the trip is an easy hour to two-hour journey, and at the end, you’ll be rewarded with a beautiful lake, nestled in a wooded state park.

Early wine grape harvest begins in Washington

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:10AM

Washington’s historically early wine-grape harvest kicked off the morning of Aug. 7 when 18 tons of Chardonnay were harvested in the Rattlesnake Hills American Viticultural Area.

Northwest Derby Company has new venue

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 9:50AM

Roller derby team attracts talent throughout county.

Poulsbo Piranhas win big at regional meet

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 9:52AM

THe Poulsbo Piranhas swim team make a splash, even as one of the smallest teams competing.

Lake Crescent and Devil’s Punchbowl | Trips on a Tank

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Aug 10, 2015 at 1:39PM

Nothing can quite prepare you for the feeling you get when standing on the edge of a 50-foot cliff overlooking clear, blue water, which you plan to jump into on the count of three. Devil’s Punchbowl, at Lake Crescent near Port Angeles, is reportedly about 1,000 feet deep. Thrill-seekers jump in from heights ranging from 15 to 50 feet. On July 28, my colleague Sara Miller and I were two of those people.

Neat Avenue wildland fire contained; firefighters still working to extinguish

  • Aug 10, 2015 at 12:00PM

No one has been injured in a five-acre wildland fire, east of Neat Avenue between Kingston and Jefferson Beach that started around 8 a.m. Aug. 8 in Kingston.

Pacific Northwest Cruisers annual Pirate party | Slideshow

  • Aug 10, 2015 at 10:29AM

The Pacific Northwest Cruisers stopped in Poulsbo Aug. 7-9 and celebrated with the locals.

Kolbie Lenlly Carpenter | Births

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 10:40PM

Kolbie Lenlly Carpenter was born at 2:32 p.m. Aug. 5 at Harrison Medical Center in Silverdale. She weighed 8 pounds 3 ounces and measured 20.5 inches.

Five residents represent a combined 509 years of life

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 5:15PM

One centenarian walks five miles a day. One regularly plays cards. Another maintains a healthy sense of humor. In fact, it was birthday girl Elsie Bradbury who had the most humorous advice Aug. 7 for those who want to live to be 100.

Three-car collision at Little Boston, Eglon roads

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 4:51PM

Three people were taken to Harrison Medical Center by paramedics after a three-car collision at the intersection of Hansville Road and Little Boston Road NE/Eglon Road, Aug. 7

Legacy of the Journey | Kitsap Weekly

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 10:49AM

Annual gathering of indigenous nations is preparing a new generation to carry on their cultures

Stuart places 3rd in world championship

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 8:30AM

Poulsbo’s Quinny Stuart was a top finisher in 2015 FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby title race in Akron.

BlueJackets will host Cowlitz in season-ending series Aug. 7-9

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 8:28AM

The BlueJackets final series of the summer will include a charity event and hot tub party.

Kitsap Pumas’ season comes to an end in Tucson, Arizona

  • Aug 7, 2015 at 8:27AM

After only allowing four goals all season, the Pumas lost 4-1 to FC Tucson in the Western Championships.

Let Poulsbo voters decide marijuana ban | Guest column

  • Aug 6, 2015 at 4:43PM

The City of Poulsbo should put the ban on marijuana producers, processors, and retailers, to a vote of the people. Voters in Poulsbo’s six precincts approved Initiative 502 to legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana like alcohol; 51 percent approved, 47 percent opposed.

Resident spends 48 hours in tree to protest loss of evergreens to housing construction on Caldart

  • Aug 6, 2015 at 4:37PM

With a new housing development being built right next to her rented home, Kimberly Cisneros wanted to protect the tree she has a special connection with, so she spontaneously climbed it in protest around 10 a.m. Aug. 4.

Robbins, Henden advance to Nov. 3 general election | North Kitsap School Board

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 11:00PM updated Aug 5, 2015 at 7:53AM

Retired principal Glen Robbins and school board member Scott Henden were the two top vote-getters in the primary election for North Kitsap School Board District 4, Aug. 4. As of 8 p.m. election night, Robbins received 3,394 votes, Henden received 2,388, and Loretta Byrnes, a program analyst, received 1,385.

Canoes expected to arrive at Suquamish beginning at 3 p.m. | 2015 Canoe Journey

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 12:19PM

Canoes from several indigenous nations are expected to begin arriving at the beach below the House of Awakened Culture about 3 p.m. Aug. 4 — today — for Canoe Journey celebration and sharing. The events are open to the public.

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