Story Archives

Archive Results — 76 thru 100 of about 16425 items

Police arrest eight in prostitution bust

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 7:10AM

Police used social media to contact and arrest several people involved in prostitution July 30 at the Guesthouse Inn on the 1900 block of Seventh Avenue.

Finale in Klamath Falls cancelled | BlueJackets

  • Aug 3, 2015 at 4:26PM

The finale for the BlueJackets v. Klamath Falls was cancelled after the BlueJackets won the night before.

Experience the Quinault Valley trails | Trips on a Tank

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 8:52PM

When considering a hike or hikes at Lake Quinault for your next hiking adventure, keep in mind a couple of things. One, it will be wet, one way or another. Two, it will not be a simple day hike. And that’s a good thing.

Port Gamble festival celebrates our maritime heritage with some cool sing-along music | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 8:51PM

The setting seems perfect for the Port Gamble Maritime Music Festival, a celebration-in-song of our connection to the sea, of how our lives and our marine environment are intertwined.

Musical bio of Beatles returns to Bremerton | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 8:50PM

The Beatles were arguably the greatest and most influential act of the 1960s rock era. And in a couple of months, you can see the closest thing to the real thing: the tribute band Abbey Road in “In My Life — A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles” 7 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Admiral Theatre.

Input on Kitsap Homeless Housing Plan update sought at two public forums

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 2:14PM

PORT ORCHARD – The public is invited to provide feedback for the 2015 update to the Kitsap Homeless Housing Plan at stakeholder meetings to be held 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4 at the Poulsbo City Hall Council Chambers, 200 NE Moe St., Poulsbo and Wednesday, 9-11:30 a.m. Aug. 5 in the meeting chambers of the Norm Dicks Government Center, 345 6th St., Bremerton. Those interested need only attend one of the meetings.

From brambles and brush, a paradise emerges

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 3:25PM

Fred Mackie said he started to look at God’s earthly creation differently when he was faced with the possibility of not seeing it again.

Fat Apple Bakery opens downtown

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 3:04PM

The Fat Apple Bakery and Cafe is the latest place to stop for breakfast, lunch or a special order in downtown Poulsbo.

After Aug. 4, Easy Street for most candidates

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 3:02PM

With a majority of Poulsbo City Council and North Kitsap School Board positions on the ballot, the 2015 election was shaping up to be a doozer. It’s more likely to be a bit of a snoozer.

NKSD teacher of the year joins South Kitsap school

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 3:01PM

Mark Gudger and Barbara Pixton bring extensive backgrounds in special education to their new administrative roles at Orchard Heights Elementary School.

Sonic carhops will be ready to roll on Aug. 31

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 2:59PM

Come Aug. 31, you’ll be able to get that Sonic burger, fries and shake meal delivered to you at the counter, takeout window or by carhop. That’s the date the long-anticipated fast-food restaurant is expected to be completed and open for business at Highway 305 and Viking Way.

Local Head Start gets a big boost

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 2:57PM

The federal Administration for Children and Families has awarded a $980,514 grant to the Head Start early child education program operated by the Suquamish Tribe.

Fred Hutch’s Obliteride to spin through Kitsap Peninsula

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 12:36PM

A fun new route makes it easy to join the bike ride to obliterate cancer.

Nettleton racing in Junior Olympics

  • Jul 30, 2015 at 12:35PM

Former North Kitsap Herald carrier running at national level, looking ahead to USAF Academy.

After Aug. 4, it's Easy Street for most candidates | 2015 Election

  • Jul 28, 2015 at 12:22PM

With a majority of Poulsbo City Council and North Kitsap School Board positions on the ballot, the 2015 election was shaping up to be a doozer. It’s more likely to be a bit of a snoozer. Of 16 positions up for election this year, only four garnered more than one candidate — and only one of those garnered enough candidates to warrant a primary: North Kitsap School Board, District 4.

$980,514 annual grant for Suquamish Tribe's Head Start early child education program

  • Jul 27, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 5:25PM

The federal Administration for Children and Families has awarded a $980,514 grant to the Head Start early child education program operated by the Suquamish Tribe. Suquamish Head Start will receive $980,514 a year for five years. The Administration for Children and Families is a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

No injuries in Kingston brush fire

  • Jul 27, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 1:19PM

The fire started at a home off of NE Highway 104 near the Burkes Lane intersection July 25. According to a press release from North Kitsap Fire & Rescue, about 1,000 square feet of grass was burned, trees were scored and a season's worth of firewood was consumed in the brush fire, which is thought to have been started from coals dumped from a smoker.

‘Different’ biotoxin closes Liberty Bay for shellfish harvesting

  • Jul 27, 2015 at 9:11AM

Liberty Bay is closed to shellfish harvesting because of a biotoxin that's "a little different," said Karen McKay Bevers, spokeswoman for the Kitsap Public Health District.

BlueJackets earn road sweep

  • Jul 27, 2015 at 9:16AM

The BlueJackets earned the first road sweep in franchise history against the Cowlitz Black Bears.

Trips on a Tank: Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 24, 2015 at 4:45PM

One tank of gas will get you to and from one of the most beautiful beaches on the Olympic Peninsula. And, if you don’t mind some visitors, the lighthouse at the end of the spit can be all yours.

Celebrate America’s first muscle car: Mustangs on the Waterfront July 26 | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 24, 2015 at 4:33PM

When folks think “Mustang,” most don’t envision the equine variety — the kind with, you know, four long legs and hooves. They’re thinking about a four-on-the-floor kick of automotive power combined with unequalled revolutionary styling. It’s a car that, like a first love, can’t easily be forgotten.

‘Carmen’: Dawn Padula and Kitsap Opera bring a tempestuous character to life | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 24, 2015 at 4:22PM

The student theater at Olympic College in Bremerton was bustling with activity over the weekend as dozens of actors, directors and a pianist rehearsed their roles for an upcoming Kitsap Opera production of “Carmen.”

Donors pledge $400K in matching funds to Children of the Nations

  • Jul 24, 2015 at 4:13PM

To commemorate the organization’s 20th anniversary, a group of donors has pledged to match up to $400,000 of donations given to the organization by Aug. 31. The funds from this “$400K Challenge” will be used to meet the needs of impoverished children in Africa and the Caribbean by providing food, education, medical care and more.

Candidate Robbins is a product of local schools | North Kitsap School Board, District 4

  • Jul 9, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Jul 24, 2015 at 2:07PM

“I’m running for the school board because, No. 1, I have a strong belief in public education and its important role in educating our youth and keeping our country strong,” Robbins said.

The Obliteride is 'awesome'

  • Jul 23, 2015 at 2:00PM updated at 4:37PM

The event, sponsored by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, will be held Aug. 7-9 with riders coming through Poulsbo.

Read the Aug 28
Green Edition

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

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates