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Broadband brings Kitsap leaders to the table

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO – Transportation improvements. Economic development. Quality of life issues. These are not the topics you might expect to hear discussed at the monthly meeting of the KREDC Telecommunications Committee––a highly technical group filled with local government officials and communications professionals with local and eye-popping global credentials.

Taking a look at the road more traveled

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO — Walkers, runners and bicyclists rejoiced last Wednesday when, after months of procedure and deliberation, the city was finally able to take an enormous step forward and finally approve permits for the Liberty Bay Waterfront Trail.

Unwelcome plants sprout at Poulsbo Library

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO — The native green belt around the Poulsbo Library is growing and thriving, but not the way developers intended when they revamped the Lincoln Road structure and created a landscape that would make Martha Stewart envious.

Olympic College bids come in low

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO — The gold shovels and hard hats will finally be making a debut appearance at Olhava next month — and, following a long wait, Olympic College officials are almost ready to break ground on their branch campus here.

Father enjoys life as a stay-at-home Dad

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO — Tucked away in his home within the thick woods, Scott Green doesn’t have a typical work day. By normal social standards anyway.

Students thank school at Spectrum graduation

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

SUQUAMISH — One by one, the graduating seniors thanked their classmates, their teachers, and their school.

A troubled bridge over local waters

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

HOOD CANAL — It seemed fitting that the Hood Canal Bridge Legislative Tour was held in the basement of St. Paul’s Church in Port Gamble last Friday — everyone involved in the $205 million project to replace the west half of the bridge is taking a leap of faith of sorts.

Seniors blow high school days good-bye

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO — As the North Kitsap Concert Band approached the climax of “Jupiter, From the Planets” during Saturday’s graduation ceremony, a tremor of laughter jittered through the crowd, and a few parents in the audience craned their necks to see what had caused it. The graduates, all clad in purple robes and mortarboards, were doing the wave.

Poulsbo gets UGA... finally

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO — “I’d say we could have put it through college by now,” Poulsbo Planning Director Glenn Gross replied Thursday when asked if it felt good to finally put the city’s Urban Growth Area “baby” to bed.

Low-income houses raising high concerns

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

POULSBO — After enduring an unsightly clear cut, burn pile ash and smoke over the past year, residents of Meadow Run and Glen Haven might have to abide to something else they didn’t plan on when work on a new 29-home development started in their neighborhood last year — lower property values.

Fix it, don’t replace it

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

Residents of Hansville argued persuasively to repair rather than replace the old Point No Point Resort boat launch Tuesday night, in a meeting with representatives from Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Kitsap County Parks and Recreation, and Kitsap County Commissioner Chris Endresen.

County to take more recyclables

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

Beginning in August, curbside recycling customers in unincorporated Kitsap can toss mixed paper, cardboard and most plastics into their recycling bins.

Flagging funds threaten Kingston fireworks

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:12PM

“Oooh, Aaah, Uh Oh” Thousands may miss the “rockets’ red glare” this year if fundraising for Kingston’s Fourth of July Fireworks fails.

Heavy metal makes a scene in Port Gamble

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

PORT GAMBLE — Shining like a gigantic C3-PO on steroids, he emerged and entered the ring of combat.

Suquamish basket marsh celebrates beginning

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

SUQUAMISH — It used to be a brown-grassed, muddy field. Now it’s a pond ringed by green grass and a walking path.

Idea factory churns at Speak Out

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

KINGSTON — Tax breaks for property owners who follow the rules and consistent penalties for those who don’t topped the list of items that rolled off the assembly line Wednesday night at North Kitsap’s idea factory, also known as Speak Out.

Race for the Cure runs on Sunday

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

Although the teams are smaller or dissolved completely compared to last year’s record-breaking numbers, Kitsap will still Race for the Cure on Sunday.

Getting into reading has never been easier

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

POULSBO — North Kitsap Friends of the Library are helping local residents open new portals to adventure, romance, suspense, drama, history and art in Poulsbo.

Project permit hikes keeping Poulsbo busy

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

POULSBO — “We’re really busy,” City Planner Glenn Gross reported last week. It wasn’t the new dilemma created by stricter annexation guidelines or the near completion of the Poulsbo Urban Growth Area that had caught his attention though.

Forum talks to center on balancing growth and environment

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

County officials canvassed Kitsap in late March to gauge public sentiments about environmental protection, growth needs and economic development in the region.

Getting their kicks in NK

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

POULSBO — North Kitsap loves soccer like Memphis loves Elvis, and this weekend, you could tell.

Bainbridge Police nab second video suspect

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — It was a case of being in the wrong place at the wrong time for Hollywood Video robbery suspect John W. Grantham last Friday.

From boot camp to big county honors

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

In five decades of marriage, Joan Watte never saw her husband shed tears.

City eyes potential annexation loophole

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

POULSBO — Poulsbo may have its hands tied in terms of inking annexation agreements with owner of property outside the city limits but the ropes will loosen early next month when a contract is scheduled to be signed with Puget Sound Energy.

Kingston cow chase leaves behind a trail of questions

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:11PM

KINGSTON — Much like the cow rampaging though Kingston streets Monday, reactions to the animal’s death run in all directions.

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