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Case Files | Updates to cases reported on earlier in the Herald

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Jul 21, 2014 at 4:34PM

Updates to cases reported earlier in the North Kitsap Herald: Thompson and Woodcock.

Truck driver dies, Highway 104 partially closed

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 4:06PM

State Highway 104 west of the Hood Canal bridge remained partially closed at 2 p.m. July 21, after a morning tractor-trailer wreck killed the truck’s driver, according to State Patrol.

Fires cause temporary block of Highway 3 traffic this morning

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:51PM

Two lanes of traffic were blocked going northbound on Highway 3 around 11 a.m. this morning.

Big changes planned for Noll Road

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 2:36PM

The six-year transportation plan lists road construction projects throughout Poulsbo from 2015-20, with a total budget of $17.4 million.

Prosecutor candidates lay out reasons they should be elected

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:25AM

Voters had a chance to get an up-close look at all four candidates for Kitsap County Prosecutor at this week’s Eggs and Issues event in Bremerton.

An American sunset

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:09AM

Last Sunday's sunset created a stunning landscape for those who wanted to snap a special photo.

State Building Code change reduces time, costs for homeowners to install home rooftop solar

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Washington State Building Code Council unanimously approved a change in state law that allows installation of simple rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems without review by an engineer.

Workforce development in Kitsap gets a boost from Congress

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 3:48PM

An overhauled public workforce development program will be signed into law by President Barack Obama after overwhelming passage by both the House of Representatives and Senate, routing funding to Kitsap County to provide job training and employment support services.

Boy, 12, found in Island Lake dies

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jul 17, 2014 at 2:54PM

The 12-year-old boy found unresponsive earlier this week in the water at Island Lake Park dock died Wednesday, according to Marce Edwards, spokesperson for Mary Bridge Children's Hospital. He passed away at 9:05 a.m. with his family by his bedside in the ICU.

Washington Chardonnay evolves with times, styles | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 20, 2014 at 11:00AM

Great Northwest Wine: This year marks the 50th anniversary of Chardonnay being planted in Washington, with some of the earliest grapes going into the ground on Snipes Mountain near the Yakima Valley town of Sunnyside.

The book end | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 12:00PM

Literary news in Kitsap: The top 10 best-selling books in June at Eagle Harbor Book Co., and independent book store on Bainbridge Island.

The book end | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

Literary news in Kitsap: The top five best-selling comic books and trade paperbacks/graphic novels in June at The Comics Keep, an independent comic book store, and more, in Bremerton.

Ale House opens kegs, doors on Bainbridge | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Ale House on Winlsow is Kitsap's newest home for brewing aficionados, aiming to be the region’s capital of beer with 16 taps, and up to 25 bottled varieties.

Arts and crafts festival returns to Kingston | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Kitsap Arts & Crafts Festival is July 25-27 in Kingston's Kola Kole Park.

Investigation continues in local man found dead inside detention center

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 8:00AM

The investigation is continuing into the apparent suicide of a convicted sex offender from Port Orchard, who was caught taking photos of young girls while working on a Washington state ferry.

Free KHS baseball clinic is July 19

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Jul 17, 2014 at 8:09AM

A free baseball clinic for people entering eighth through 12th grade is scheduled for July 19.

Crisis Intervention Officer program initiated to improve police response to mental illness

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 5:23PM

A new Crisis Intervention Officer program will be introduced to the public on July 30, 3-4:30 p.m., in the Poulsbo City Hall Council Chambers. The event will showcase improvements in how law enforcement will respond to incidents involving those with mental health problems, such as drug addiction and mental illness.

Shellfish harvesting closure covers west shoreline of Bainbridge Island

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Kitsap Public Health District has closed waters to shellfish harvesting on the west shoreline of Bainbridge Island from the Agate Pass Bridge south to Point White after marine biotoxins that cause paralytic shellfish poisoning were detected in high levels in shellfish samples from the Brownsville Marina in Port Orchard Narrows.

Poulsbo home burns, resident displaced

  • Jul 15, 2014 at 11:14AM

Fire crews responded to a call for a brush fire but found a Poulsbo home on fire instead.

Pageant title holder using year to promote teen suicide prevention

  • Jul 15, 2014 at 9:31AM

Miss Viking Fest Natalie Myers is an active North Kitsap High School student and always seems to have a smile on her face. Unless she tells you about it, you wouldn’t know that she was depressed and suicidal for about a month during her sophomore year. She sought help, and wants others to talk openly about depression and suicide so they aren’t afraid to seek help too.

Fire destroys Poulsbo garage, defunct auto shop

  • Jul 14, 2014 at 11:00AM

Investigators are searching for the cause of a Poulsbo fire that destroyed a large garage and damaged an out-of-service auto shop the morning of July 14.

Helicopter crashes in water near Kingston; one injured

  • Jul 12, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Jul 14, 2014 at 10:12AM

A group of men working on summer cabins nearby were the first on the scene. “Upon departure, the helicopter was observed by witnesses as flying erratically,” sheriff’s spokesman Deputy Scott Wilson reported. “While at an altitude of approximately 30 feet, the aircraft dropped into a depth of about six feet of water approximately 20 yards from the shoreline.”

City’s land acquisition boosts Fish Park to 40 acres

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 4:13PM

On July 9, the Poulsbo City Council approved the purchase of 3.77 acres along Bond Road and bordering Fish Park. The acquisition will increase the park’s size to 40 acres

It's going to be a hot weekend

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 3:20PM

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for much of Puget Sound, including North Kitsap, from July 12, 11 a.m., to July 14, 6 a.m. Temperatures are expected to climb into the mid-80s to lower-90s this weekend.

July 4 scooter crash investigation continues

  • Jul 12, 2014 at 6:00AM

Kitsap County Sheriff’s investigators had not completed their investigation late this week of a fatal collision on July 4 between a North Kitsap Fire & Rescue engine and a Yamaha scooter, at Miller Bay and West Kingston roads.

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