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Kitsap ferry riders rally in Olympia -- to few ears

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:53PM

"OLYMPIA - Hundreds of ferry-dependent commuters from Kitsap County, and Vashon Island crowded the Capitol steps Thursday for the 2001 Ferry Rally. They had boarded three boats that shuttled them from Kitsap County to the Olympia marina. From the marina, they walked uphill toward the Capitol campus, toting signs that called for action. Rally attendants met with Kitsap County legislators who said they are up to the task at hand. "

The show goes on for all at Jewel Box Theatre

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:53PM

"POULSBO - After a much-touted grand opening, there was some question earlier this week as to whether or not the show would go on again at the new Jewel Box Theatre. Poulsbo Players held their first performances of Wrong Turn at Lungfish last weekend but, according to Mayor Donna Jean Bruce, did so in violation of city code. "

Sharing a lifetime of love

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:53PM

"POULSBO - She was a freshman - a member of the Junior League and in the school play. He was a senior, on the baseball team and played saxophone in the school band. It was love at first sight. The year was 1928. "

"Happy Birthday, North Kitsap Herald"

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:53PM

"For 100 years, not a week has gone by in North Kitsap without the Herald. Through wars, the Great Depression, incredible growth and change in the area, this newspaper has come out each and every week. "

Editorial

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

True partnering comes down to dollars and sense

READER SOUND-OFF

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

Power problem should have been solved years ago I am a journeyman lineman. I have worked in the field of electrical power distribution for 37 years. I am angry.

ROAMIN' AROUND

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

Not enough crime in Kingston to attract young deputies

Singer Williamson inspires West Sound

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"SUQUAMISH - Singer/songwriter Cris Williamson visited West Sound Academy Monday afternoon, giving the students three hours of tips and inspiration. Williamson has released 19 CDs (and told the students she is working on a 20th); she has performed in Russia; she has sold out Carnegie Hall. "

"Poulsbo's loss, Denmark's gain"

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"SCANDIA - Although he was sitting in his own living room, Ken Jensen looked a bit out of place. Wearing slacks, spiffy shoes and a clean shirt, the man who has become known locally by countless kids, parents and school teachers simply as Farmer Jensen was a far cry from the overall, floppy hat-wearing fellow most have become accustomed to. The genuine smile was unchanged though. "

Museum to be built - history gets first home

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"POULSBO - It's been 114 years in the making but as long-time Poulsbo resident Archie Lien put it Wednesday night, Better late than never. Lien, talking to city council, was referring to the prospects of a Poulsbo Historical Museum. Let's do it, he added. Lien wasn't alone in his position, which was also supported by Poulsbo Historical Society members Herb Myers and Bill Austin. "

Village green talks raise questionsWhere will the community center go?

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"KINGSTON - The proposed Kola Kole Park master plan concept provided perhaps more questions than answers for those who attended a public forum Tuesday at Kingston Junior High. This concept plan, which designates Kola Kole as a village green and would develop the water sewer treatment plant site as an active park area, did not include a community center. It does include the Kingston skatepark, a community garden area and Ed Moon Ballfield. "

Indianola puppy tale has a happy ending

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"INDIANOLA - The white pup bounds over the best she can, eyeing the fluffy gray tail belonging to Hazel - a cat about four times her size. The pup nips at the tail that flicks with annoyance. Hazel's eyes are more green than gray. The feline, showing little patience or affection for her new housemate, gives her a warning. Maizie, like most puppies, takes it all in stride and finds some other adorable puppy way to entertain herself and her new owners. "

IN OUR OPINION

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

A salute to Miss Poulsbo

GUEST OPINION

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

NK school bond shows leadership

"Road rage - residents, county divided"

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"INDIANOLA - Is it a road? Is it a path? Whatever it is, a group of neighbors with picket signs and fliers in hand took to the street Saturday to reclaim Ash Avenue. We've gotten our rights rights taken away, said Chris Moore, an Indianola resident. He and his neighbors have been involved in a year-long dispute with the county about whether Ash Avenue is in fact a road. "

In Our Opinion

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

School bond approach is a welcome change

ROAMIN' AROUND

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

To heck with the diet - we're eating out

Students to represent Norway in D.C.

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"POULSBO - Ten students at North Kitsap High School will fly to Washington D.C. next week to represent Norway at a model U.N. conference. The conference simulates life at the United Nations, student say - everything from heated discussions and subtle negotiations to 3 a.m. phone calls about international incidents. "

Two wheels and one large dream

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:52PM

"POULSBO - Lisa and Kelly Campo are finding that life is a lot like riding a bicycle. There are long, boring routes. Easy downhill portions. Unexpected curves and often painful hills that must be overcome as the road stretches off into the unknown. The Poulsbo couple almost lost it all on one of these hills when Lisa's future took a severe turn for the worse. She was diagnosed with throat cancer in August 1999. "

Suquamish celebrating New Yearcelebrating New Year

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:51PM

"SUQUAMISH - Tickets are still available for the Suquamish Tribe's Native New Year celebration scheduled for 3:30 p.m. today at the Tribal Center. The event, which features native dance and a salmon dinner, celebrates the changing of the seasons, said Peg Deam, the Suquamish Tribe's cultural specialist. "

Editorial

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:51PM

It must be Groundhog Day in Olympia

Let there be jazz

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:51PM

"This year's Viking Jazz Festival will be a celebration in more ways than one. First is the usual reason for North Kitsap jazz fans to be happy: the festival will again feature great jazz from junior high and high school bands and choirs from all around Western Washington. But this year there is an extra dollup of icing on the cake, because the Viking Jazz Festival is celebrating its 25th anniversary. "

Impasse ends UGA back at Planning Commission

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:51PM

"POULSBO - Poulsbo City Council backed its advisory planning commission last Wednesday night, ending an untimely pause in the Urban Growth Area process which had been going on for the last month. After running into a stalemate with the Kitsap County Planning Commission during what was to be a city-run joint planning process, the local group received authority to take the reins on the proposal and continue its work to develop an Urban Growth Area for Poulsbo. "

READER SOUND-OFF

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:51PM

"Do you have a view on a local issue you'd like to express? Sound-Off is a public forum. The views are the opinion of the writer, and not necessarily of the newspaper. "

ROAMIN' AROUND

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 5:51PM

Good neighbors pick up the trash

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