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It’s still kicking after 20 years

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

Now in its 20th year, Viking Cup has brought around 140 teams and more than 2,000 youngsters to North Kitsap to play in what has become the area’s largest sporting event.

NK golf course is on par for play

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

KINGSTON — While driving between Kingston and Indianola on South Kingston Road these days, motorists can get a sneak peek of what is expected to be North Kitsap’s first golf course.

Enormous turnout spells big concern at ‘Futures’

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

HANSVILLE — Residents in the northernmost tip of the county are well known for stepping up to help the community in any way they can. Even so, Hansville Community Center President Steve Bauer was shocked when 84 people showed up at a May 20 meeting to discuss the most recent effort to improve the area.

District digs into grass, turf issues

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

KINGSTON — While dirty uniforms are the norm for North Kitsap student athletes, those who will use the yet-to-be-built sports field at the proposed high school in Kingston might just break from tradition.

Lions making Poulsbo boardwalk their ‘mane’ attraction

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

POULSBO — A small gold plaque at the Waterfront Park end of Little Norway’s boardwalk reads “Another Lions Project.” A sign that’s as much a part of the structure’s past as it is of its future.

Memorial Day closures and changes

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

POULSBO — Memorial Day is a chance for many to remember men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who have served their country. Many local cemeteries, veterans organizations and cities will be holding ceremonies to mark the occasion.

Sharing stories by the seashore

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

INDIANOLA — Scott Trueb is only 22 years old but already has plenty of memories of his time as an Indianola resident.

Fire officials see blazing need for new 12th Ave.

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

POULSBO — For the second time in as many meetings, a decision on the hotly-debated Caldart Heights community has been tabled. And so far, neither side is budging.

Spay and neuter clinic is a success

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

SUQUAMISH — The Price Is Right’s Bob Barker would be proud of the owners of more than 100 local cats and dogs who had their pets “fixed” this week. As the legendary host often ends his famous game show by asking the nation to help control the pet population and “have your pet spayed or neutered,” residents of the North End did just that.

New sports facility looks to score in Little Norway

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

POULSBO —The need for additional sports facilities in North Kitsap is at the center of a plan to develop a multi-million dollar recreational complex along the Poulsbo stretch of Highway 3.

Miss Poulsbo unites at Martha & Mary

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:11PM

POULSBO — There were cookies and juice, some funny stories about alligators and bears and a lot of smiles around the table. But this was not just play time.

Kingston Nautical Supply closes after 10 years

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

KINGSTON — Dick Nowak is casting his last line this week as owner of Kingston Nautical Supply. The fisherman who has owned the store for the past decade in downtown Kingston has decided to retire and pursue other interests, such as traveling the world.

One injured at dangerous intersection

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — Four people were transported after a two car collision May 20, including a Poulsbo woman who was taken to Seattle for her injuries.

Five pounds of ‘fisk has Perkins purging

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — Charles Jensen may have been sporting the worst haircut in lutefisk eating contest history but his shaved noggin — with a square patch of hair and a miniature braid on its back — appears to have provided an aerodynamic edge at the plate.

Fest packs in the crowds

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — Maybe it was the smoke from the Viking Village. Maybe it was the lye from the lutefisk eating contest. Maybe it was the smell of a chainsaw carving into a piece of fresh wood.

Residents on Norman get prepped for summer

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

KINGSTON — Norman Road residents have known for a while that their summer of 2004 would be disrupted with the construction of the Kingston Sewer Treatment plant. And project managers aren’t holding back any details, knowing that they will be making life a little rough for those living in the 20 or so houses along the rural road.

Community draws the line over annexation issues

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — Just as a popular method of annexing land into the city has been reinstated, so has a perennial problem regarding annexations — who wants to be in and who doesn’t.

Port of Kingston will float on experience

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

KINGSTON — The changing of leadership within the Port of Kingston has been creating some waves during the past year, but the newest management staff hopes to keep things anchored for a while.

Police seeking potential victims in rape case

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — Potential victims are being sought in a rape case against a local massage practitioner. Patrick Georges Belhon, 44, the owner of Olympic Spa & Massage on Front Street and a licensed massage practitioner, was charged with rape in the third degree by the Kitsap County Prosecutor on March 2. Belhon was first arrested on the charge Feb. 27.

Steven Paagard is not afraid to tackle the tough topics

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — Like most history teachers, Steven Paagard’s classroom is filled with posters of presidents and leaders, flags and maps of the world’s continents. POULSBO — Like most history teachers, Steven Paagard’s classroom is filled with posters of presidents and leaders, flags and maps of the world’s continents.

Hansville trying to figure out how to grow (but not too much)

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

HANSVILLE — A huge sign that popped up in Hansville in April 2003, promoting urban development projects for the quiet community, such as condos, a water park and a monorail might not have been too far off the mark.

Lightpoles aglow with annual floral decor

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

KINGSTON — It’s a sure sign in the Little City by the Sea that warm weather is on the way with the first official weekend of the Kingston Farmer’s Market, the opening of boating season and, more recently, the floral concoctions that have appeared on the old-fashioned lightpoles around t

Downtown gears up for festival weekend

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — It may not be a Viking long ship, but Lisa Conrad figures Viking Fest attendees might also be impressed with her duo of chainsaw carvers this weekend.

Ichabod fails to tame the ‘fisk

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

POULSBO — The Miss Viking Fest Court’s first public appearance made a few retch. But, of course, that was kind of the point.

Carriers pile on pounds for food drive

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:10PM

North End communities were very generous during a time of the year when area food banks tend to have bare shelves.

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