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Three big wins for the North Kitsap Vikings | Road to State

  • May 10, 2015 at 12:04PM

The Vikings baseball team defeated Franklin Pierce 9-1 and River Ridge 5-0 May 9 at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds to advance to the semifinal game of the 2015 District 2/3 2A Baseball Tournament. At home that day, the Vikings track and field team posted strong finishes – including first in five events – to win the meet. The boys finished with 128 points, ahead of Sequim with 121.5; the girls finished with 160.5, ahead of Olympic with 126.5.

North Kitsap wins first-round playoff game | District 2/3 2A Baseball Tournament

  • May 9, 2015 at 4:15PM

Handily defeats Franklin Pierce 9-1 at fairgrounds

It's on to districts: Baseball begins May 9 at Kitsap County Fairgrounds | District schedules

  • May 8, 2015 at 12:00PM updated May 9, 2015 at 6:51AM

The North Kitsap Vikings won five Olympic League titles: baseball, boys soccer, boys track, girls tennis, and girls track. The next step on the road to state begins May 9, when several district tournaments begin.

25 years of classic Italian cuisine

  • May 8, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 9:08PM

That's A Some Italian Ristorante celebrated its anniversary May 7.

North Kitsap hosts Ballard on May 11 | Lacrosse

  • May 8, 2015 at 2:50PM

It’s not too late to catch the North Kitsap lacrosse team in action. The team was originally scheduled to end its season April 28 at home against Vashon. A few more games were added, with the final scheduled game, as of now, at 7:30 p.m. May 11 at Strawberry Field. NK (3-8 conference) hosts Ballard (1-8-0).

Grant goal: Mental health help, not jail

  • May 8, 2015 at 10:46AM

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson and other public officials — including a prosecutor and a judge — have applied for a county grant to hire a behavioral health specialist to help people with mental health issues get the help they need.

Mental health grant, Great Give, Village Green among top stories

  • May 8, 2015 at 10:50AM

Officials hope a mental health grant will help keep those who need help out of jail. The Kitsap Great Give raises more than $1 million for local nonprofits. The Village Green Community Center will be "a place for inspiration." Those are the top stories in the May 8 North Kitsap Herald, available at newsstands and in stores.

Better option: Tests designed by teachers

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:55AM

In his letter May 1 (“Common Core won’t improve education,” page A4), James Behrend nailed it when he identified a root cause of the failure of Common Core as “politicians in Washington, D.C. who are frustrated with the problems in education they do not understand.”

Uncomfortable with church’s opposition

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:55AM

James Olson’s letter regarding religious freedom caused a backlash (“Freedom of religion is sacred, and it’s the law,” page A4, April 10 Herald). As many Catholic bishops have expressed concern about a threat to religious liberty, I want to answer those who say our nation is secular.

Donations will help Lions Club preserve eyesight

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:54AM

These generous donations will be used locally for our various sight projects, including pre-school vision screening, eye exams, glasses for low-income individuals; and potentially for low-vision equipment, seeing-eye dogs, eye surgery, or cornea transplants.

Pete DeBoer deserves some thanks

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:52AM

After reading your article concerning Pete DeBoer (“DeBoer says he won’t seek third term on Kingston Port Commission,” April 10, I feel the need to speak in his defense.

A successful celebration of community service

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:51AM

On behalf of the Poulsbo-North Kitsap Rotary Club, I would like to thank all of those that made our May 2 “Building Community Celebration honoring Bill Austin & Ardis Morrow” a wonderful success.

Don’t ‘deface’ the Norseman statue

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:49AM

Would you place a 12th Man flag on a Native American totem pole? How about rabbit ears or, as recently done, Mexican attire?

Potential for growth in Kitsap jobs, economy | In Our Opinion

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:46AM

The Port of Bremerton’s exploration of export and import opportunities with Taiwan presents some very exciting, and very real, opportunities for jobs creation and economic growth in Kitsap County.

Seahawks' Richard Sherman tells students to be courageous (Audio)

  • May 7, 2015 at 2:26PM

PORT ORCHARD – Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman advised students to be courageous during a special visit to Cedar Heights Junior High May 7.

Possible threat at Olympic College Poulsbo campus reported

  • May 7, 2015 at 1:16PM

Note found in bathroom on campus leads to police investigation

Village Green groundbreaking ceremony honors community's dedication | Slideshow

  • May 4, 2015 at 10:00AM updated May 7, 2015 at 8:40AM

A ceremony to celebrate the hard work, dedication and charitable donations made by many throughout Kingston for a new community center drew a large crowd May 3.

Local teen and his King Charles spaniel are best in their division

  • May 4, 2015 at 9:00AM updated May 6, 2015 at 7:16AM

In April 2014, Zuleger won the coveted national title of “American Kennel Club No. 1-ranked Junior Handler in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels for 2014.”

$1.14 million raised for 230 nonprofits in Kitsap Great Give

  • May 6, 2015 at 6:57AM

More than 5,700 donations totaling more than $1,017,000 were made on May 5 to 230 nonprofits in the Kitsap Great Give, a day of giving organized by the Kitsap Community Foundation and its presenting sponsor, United Way of Kitsap County

Port of Bremerton explores business opportunities with Taiwanese delegates

  • May 1, 2015 at 4:00PM updated May 6, 2015 at 6:48AM

Taiwanese businesses might one day ship Washington products from Bremerton's industrial park via railroad to waiting cargo ships at the Grays Harbor deep-water port. The products would then be distributed to Asian markets. Bremerton port commissioners hosted a delegation of nine officials from Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, for a discussion of economic development opportunities April 30 at Bremerton National Airport.

Vikings eke out 6-5 win over Port Angeles, claim league lead | Baseball

  • May 5, 2015 at 12:03PM

On May 4 at North Kitsap, Port Angeles scored four runs in the sixth inning to take a one-run lead over the Vikings, and it suddenly became the Roughriders’ game to lose. But PA pitcher Ryan Rodocker allowed the Vikings to tie the game in the bottom of the sixth and North Kitsap’s Tyler Trainer scored the winning run on consecutive wild pitches in the bottom of the seventh to eke out a 6-5 win.

Vikings' sixth-inning barrage seals win over Lynden | Baseball

  • May 4, 2015 at 1:26PM

Lynden was leading 2-1 and held North Kitsap scoreless for two innings May 2 in Poulsbo. Then, the Vikings unleashed a four-run barrage in the bottom of the sixth and relief pitcher Joey Regan held Lynden scoreless in the top of the seventh to seal the win and improve the Vikings’ record to 8-2, 14-3 and put them in a tie for the Olympic League title.

Scarlet Road organization restores hope at soiree

  • May 4, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 12:48PM

Supporters of Scarlet Road, a organization fighting against sexual exploitation and trafficking, gathered April 24 at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art to raise awareness and funding to help local survivors of exploitation and trafficking.

West Sound Academy will establish tech center

  • May 3, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 8:05PM

Through developing partnerships with Kitsap Regional Library and North Kitsap Parks and Recreation, students and adults will participate in new opportunities to explore robotics, 3-D modeling, digital art, and graphic design.

Women who rock: Month-long series of tribute bands at The Point | Kitsap Week

  • May 2, 2015 at 2:00AM updated May 3, 2015 at 8:03PM

In May, The Point Casino is hosting a month-long feature of tribute acts to some of rock’s most distinguished bands: AC/DC, Iron Maiden, Led Zeppelin and Judas Priest.

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