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Fishline is made doubly happy thanks to Soroptimists’ donation

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — Fishline organizers knew a donation was coming their way this week from Soroptimists International of North Kitsap. But Director Tricia Sullivan’s jaw dropped when Soroptimists president Carmen Hassold handed her a check for $2,000 — twice what she’d received from the club the previous year.

Healing house doors swing open for tribe

  • Jun 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

SUQUAMISH — A decade has passed, but Suquamish Tribe Wellness Program Coordinator Chuck Wagner can finally offer those he helps a safe place to call home.

KPUD taps into deluge of new well options

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

KINGSTON — While citizens and federal agencies have been testing the hot pot of water rights issues lately, the Kitsap Public Utility District is calmer than the waters of Apple Tree Cove on a quiet morning.

Third of July is still in business

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — Almost like clockwork this time of year, Mary Graves goes out soliciting sponsors for the annual Third of July festivities and hears the same rumor. “Is it true there’s no 3rd of July this year?” The answer, Graves said, is no.

MSC needs help to remain afloat

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — Barbara Erickson knows first-hand the power that a facility like the Marine Science Center has in the lives of people. Originally from Montana, she didn’t actually see an ocean until she was an adult — and she was instantly hooked.

Viking grads turn 2004 tassels

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — North Kitsap High School senior Sarah Mostofi said good-bye Saturday to the school she’s attended for the past three years. But on the very same day, she was looking forward — albeit with some nerves — to the future that lies ahead.

911 Briefs

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

Kingston man killed in a one-car collision PORT GAMBLE — A Kingston resident was found dead in his overturned car off State Route 104 in the early morning of June 13. ...

Smith family gives Nelson Park the red, white and blue

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — As if about 100 friends, family and well-wishers dedicating a flagpole in his memory weren’t enough, John “J.C.” Smith got a very special tribute Monday.

Caldart Ave. rolls despite lingering funding question

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — The Caldart Avenue reconstruction finally has a contractor and a plan to begin work soon. The only question now is how a $99,000 chunk of the project will be paid.

Aidan gets a little help from his friends

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — The day parents Jai and Annika Jeffery discovered that their son, Aidan, was autistic is one they’ll never forget.

County has eye out for park partners

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

KINGSTON — While Kitsap County recently purchased 426 acres of open space from Olympic Resource Management for a North Kitsap Heritage Park, it now wants input on facilities from future parks users and an idea of how they could help financially support the effort.

Booking Poulsbo’s past times

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — A new read in town will now allow locals to learn about North Kitsap’s past. While helping preserve it in the future.

Republican women honor Noon Lion

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — Joyce Smith said her husband loved his family, enjoying life and most of all — his country. Which is why raising the stars and stripes on a new flagpole in his honor Monday will be one of her greatest joys.

CKA Eagle graduates flying for high school

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — For nine years, Matt Tougas has called Christ the King Academy his school, spanning his academic life from grades kindergarten through nine. “This school has been great,” Tougas said, reflecting on his final regular day — June 7 — at school. “The teachers here care and support you. I couldn’t imagine life without (Christ the King).” POULSBO — For nine years, Matt Tougas has called Christ the King Academy his school, spanning his academic life from grades kindergarten through nine. “This school has been great,” Tougas said, reflecting on his final regular day — June 7 — at school. “The teachers here care and support you. I couldn’t imagine life without (Christ the King).” POULSBO — For nine years, Matt Tougas has called Christ the King Academy his school, spanning his academic life from grades kindergarten through nine. “This school has been great,” Tougas said, reflecting on his final regular day — June 7 — at school. “The teachers here care and support you. I couldn’t imagine life without (Christ the King).” POULSBO — For nine years, Matt Tougas has called Christ the King Academy his school, spanning his academic life from grades kindergarten through nine. “This school has been great,” Tougas said, reflecting on his final regular day — June 7 — at school. “The teachers here care and support you. I couldn’t imagine life without (Christ the King).”

911 Briefs

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

Second fatality in three months at Finn Hill...

Gas prices pump up trouble for some budgets

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — The average driver might bemoan gas prices above $2 per gallon as a hindrance to their travel or commuting expenses. But in the public sector, spikes in petroleum costs impact much more.

North End agencies are not surprised by gas sticker shock

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

Increasing gas prices aren’t just creating black holes in citizens’ pocketbooks but also in the budgets of local and county agencies.

Wal-Mart permit appeal is the focus of negotiations

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

POULSBO — While the Olhava property is speeding right along with new streets, its commercial development is still at a standstill. But a deal is in the making over a stormwater permit appeal that might allow work to go forward.

Medieval Faire strikes bull’s-eye

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

PORT GAMBLE — “Salute to the crown of An Tir!” “Salute your inspiration!” “Salute your most worthy opponent!” “Upon your honor and the marshal’s command, you may begin — play on!”

Front Street gets a touch of splash

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

An estimated 75 tons of rock were hauled in to create the waterfall, which is accompanied by a landscaped rock formation in the same parking lot.An estimated 75 tons of rock were hauled in to create the waterfall, which is accompanied by a landscaped rock formation in the same parking lot.An estimated 75 tons of rock were hauled in to create the waterfall, which is accompanied by a landscaped rock formation in the same parking lot.An estimated 75 tons of rock were hauled in to create the waterfall, which is accompanied by a landscaped rock formation in the same parking lot.

Poulsbo’s Baker shines in Star Search lineup

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

POULSBO — Elaina Baker may have been destined for stardom before she even knew how to talk. Her first public vocal solo was at the age of 5, but the lifelong Poulsbo resident said her parents have told her she was born singing.

Black and white budget a colorful process for Nancy Lien

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

POULSBO — Nancy Lien might be something of an amazement to anyone for whom creating a budget or even balancing a checkbook is a chore. Poulsbo’s new finance director says she knows she’s in the right profession because she finds interest and intrigue in numbers that many others might see as stale and impersonal.

Uncovering the mysteries of autism

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

POULSBO — William Summers, 7, planted his feet and began to scream loudly and wave his arms. “I hate this school!” he exclaimed in his small classroom at Poulsbo Elementary. “I hate you. I hate everybody!”

Geoduck plant sets its roots in a new location

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

SUQUAMISH — Like every other business in today’s economy, a local seafood enterprise known for its geoduck delicacy is working to stay afloat within its unique market.

Nearly history, museum gets shot in arm

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:12PM

POULSBO — The clock’s ticking away on the Poulsbo/North Kitsap Historical Society’s ownership of land for a museum.

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