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Bellringer donations near $10,000 mark

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:31PM

POULSBO — With a mere 20 days to go, the Bellringer Fund reached an important milestone this week — one-third of its goal donated. But that still means there’s about $20,000 needed to ensure the community-supported fund can continue its mission next year.

Foot ferry faces delay until 2005

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:31PM

KINGSTON — Despite a long push to start in 2004, Aqua Express officials have finally announced that Jan. 18 will be the official beginning for the passenger-only ferry service from Kingston to Seattle.

KHS budget holds its course

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:31PM

POULSBO — Like many large-scale construction projects, there are still some variables left to tackle in the North Kitsap School District’s bid to build an 800-student high school in Kingston. But the project’s budget is not among them.

Will Little Norway become Little Kent?

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:31PM

POULSBO — A monorail in the simplest terms is simply a metal track and some cars. But for Poulsbo, a monorail also contains the future of a town at a crossroads.

Poulsbo Briefs

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:31PM

Council slates annexation hearings for Wells, S. Viking...

911 Briefs 12/11

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:31PM

Dead woman found in Apple Tree Cove KINGSTON — Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched for a report of dead woman floating in Apple Tree Cove Dec. 10....

Bellringer donations up to one-sixth of goal

  • Dec 8, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 7:31PM

POULSBO — The Bellringer Fund reached an important milestone this week as donations soared once again to raise the total to more than $5,000. That puts the annual holiday drive for the 53-year-old community fund one-sixth of the way to its $30,000 goal.

Winters bids, ‘bon voyage’ to port, and public office

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

POULSBO — A trip to Washington D.C. 20 years ago changed Mike Winters’ outlook on his role in the other Washington. Seeing a hotbed of political activism in the nation’s capitol, the now Port of Poulsbo Commission President decided to come back to Poulsbo and make a difference in his own community.

Many more come to enjoy the light at Julefest

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

POULSBO — A more than 20-year tradition in Little Norway once again lit up Waterfront Park Saturday night. But there’s one new twist — the word is getting out about Julefest.

Country Christmas spirit not dampened

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

KINGSTON — It was a cold and wet Kingston Country Christmas last weekend, but it didn’t stop residents from joining together with local businesses, artists and civic organizations that were getting into the holiday spirit.

Home decor to satisfy a sweet tooth

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

KINGSTON — Three-hundred pounds of frosting, 300 gingerbread houses and 18 varieties of candy are the required ingredients for a good time at Farm Kitchen’s gingerbread house parties this month.

Kingston FFA branches out to the community

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

KINGSTON — Though each of Kingston Junior High School teacher Steve Mahitka’s classes began Monday with a lesson in WASL vocabulary, their next activity of the day was drastically more hands-on.

911 Briefs 12/8

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

Van crashes into tribal youth center SUQUAMISH — The front entrance to the Suquamish Tribal Youth Center got an unexpected visitor Saturday evening.

Nighttime vandals burst waterfall owner's bubble

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

POULSBO — In designing a waterfall last year, Bill Austin envisioned creating a beautiful entrance to the city. He pictured cheering up motorists.

Bellringer donations double almost overnight

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

POULSBO — As folks headed to the malls for their post-Thanksgiving shopping, they also remembered to put the check in the mail for Bellringer. Now through its second full week, the annual holiday drive for the 53-year-old community fund jumped from about $2,300 given to more than $4,400 in the bank this week.

HDPA is stepping up for a place to sit down

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

POULSBO — Dwindling seating in downtown Poulsbo has Historic Downtown Poulsbo Association members up in arms. And they’re hoping the community will get behind them as they embark upon one of their biggest fund-raisers ever.

Food banks hope for a heaping helping of donations

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

KINGSTON — Now that the first half of the local food banks’ busy season is over, it’s time to buckle down and start on the second half of the season — Christmas.

Aqua Express gets final start-up permit

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

KINGSTON — While Aqua Express’ date for the first sailing of its new foot ferry service between Kingston and Seattle has yet to be set, everything else is pretty much on course.

New folks but same spirit

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

KINGSTON — After a half-century of working on the 100-acre farm off Minder Road, first growing raspberries with the property’s original owners then growing and selling Christmas trees there, Henry Meybohm has retired from Henry’s Tree Farm.

Bellringer cheers for second batch of donors

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

POULSBO — As the Huskies and the Cougs were preparing to duke it out in Pullman last week, Poulsbo Councilman Ed Stern was starting a grudge match of his own. But this one was aimed at boosting the spirits of the Bellringer Fund.

911 Briefs

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

Hansville home sustains chimney fire damage...

Suquamish Sub-Area Plan lacking public participation

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30PM

SUQUAMISH — A community plan isn’t a community plan unless the community is involved. That’s the problem Kitsap County Department of Community Development long-range planner Keri Weaver is having with updating the Suquamish Rural Village Plan.

Bay dredging digs up county approval

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:29PM

DRIFTWOOD KEY — The entrance channel that is supposed to allow residents to sail out of Coon Bay and into Hood Canal at any time is in desperate need of dredging — a fact that has been well-known among Driftwood Key residents for three years. And while community members agree that the dredging is needed, how it should be done is where many are conflicted.

Funding ready to roll for State Route 305

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:29PM

POULSBO — Earlier this year, the City of Poulsbo renewed the effort to put together a funding package for the State Route 305 widening project. And this week, the final piece to the puzzle was put into place.

Bellringer nears $2,500 mark in week three

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:29PM

POULSBO — The most recent donations toward the Bellringer Fund put the tally near the $2,500 mark. But there’s still nearly $28,000 to go on the road to the annual holiday drive’s goal of $30,000 raised for the 53-year-old fund.

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