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Buccaneers take Kingston by storm

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

KINGSTON — Perhaps the highlight of the longest running parade in Washington came when the Kingston High School Buccaneers emerged in front of the entire crowd of onlookers during the Fourth of July celebration. It was a proud moment for the soon-to-be school and the community at large.

Group sees proverbial glass as half full

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

POULSBO — A new chapter of Optimist International has started right here in Poulsbo, and it’s gearing up to make a difference. They call themselves the North Kitsap Optimist Club, and chartered May 30 with 29 members already on the roster. With a call to serving local youth in any way they can, members of the club are now planning future events designed to encourage optimism in children as a healthy state of mind.

Bond Road closed Friday night through Tuesday morning.

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

POULSBO — Bond Road near the Kitsap Medical Center will be closed beginning at 8:30 p.m. July 13 and will last until 7:30 p.m. July 17. Crews will be installing culverts beneath the road to improve fish migration.

Long wait times continue along Miller Bay Road

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

KINGSTON — Kitsap County officials continue to urge North End residents to use alternate routes whenever possible to avoid construction work along Miller Bay Road. Three separate improvement projects are slowing traffic in the area, including traffic lights being installed at Miller Bay and West Kingston roads, Miller Bay and Indianola roads and Miller Bay and Gunderson roads.

911 Briefs

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

Grass fire sparked near tribal complex LITTLE BOSTON — A grass fire spread quickly after being ignited at about 3:10 p.m. July 9 at a baseball field near the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe’s House of Knowledge complex, said North Kitsap Fire & Rescue officials. . .

Malinda Willey hits first in state drumming competition

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

POULSBO — “Memories of the Seashore” has translated into memories that will last a lifetime for recent North Kitsap High School graduate and marimba drummer Malinda Willey. Her perfect rendition of the Keiko Abe piece earned her first place at the Washington Music Educators Association State Solo and Ensemble Contest April 28, as she bested 22 others at Central Washington University in Ellensburg.

City improves how it’s taking out the trash

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

POULSBO — The newest member of Poulsbo’s Public Works garbage fleet has officially joined ranks. The Peterbilt, a 1997 model purchased from the city of Shelton sporting a Heil mechanical lifting device on its right side, is now taking on more than 400 residential trash cans each Tuesday, and is simultaneously saving public works employees some serious aches and pains.

Building from the ground up

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

POULSBO — Wally Harrison may operate under the stealthy guise of a peacefully retired grandpa, but don’t be fooled. The 79-year-old former home and boat builder’s shop remains abuzz as he takes on his newest role: kid entertainer extraordinaire.

Driftwood Key dredging OK’d, work set to begin in November

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

HANSVILLE — Though postponed for more than a year, dredging at the entrance of Coon Bay is now scheduled for November, and Driftwood Key Club members say after navigating various local, state and private organizations’ requirements, all the permits have been approved.

City hall now down to just two options

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Gasoline leak poses a threat to bay

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Stadium’s synthetic field won’t be installed until ‘08

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Library nearly ready to complete Knowledge

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Business owners defend parking turf

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Kingston loses power during heat wave

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Recycling day zaps electronics

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Don’t spare me the drama, kids

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Driftwood Key dredge is not yet permitted

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

Relay brings light to cancer fight

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

Poulsbo volunteer earns activist award

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

Kingtson’s Kitsap Regional Library to benefit from Friends’ book sale

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

Cowboy Buck, Elizabeth lasso fans in Poulsbo

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

Pooches pounce in Port Gamble

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

Seal pups born at Poulsbo Marina

  • Jul 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

City-wide moratoriums lifted for developers

  • Jul 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

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