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Families and friends get sticky and ‘snowed’

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — About 30 people on Saturday afternoon packed Farm Kitchen’s garden room, strategically and meticulously decorating their homes with white icing, peppermint disks and candy canes.

Nelson farmhouse once again in limbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — Renovation of the Nelson Park farmhouse may soon either take a big step forward or screech to a halt.

‘Crush the car’ a smashing success

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — Consider the woeful fate of the 1976 Vega that was parked outside Poulsbo Junior High Wednesday afternoon. Not only did it suffer the embarrassment of being a 1976 Vega — it had been towed to the school from an auto-wrecking yard, engineless and windowless; it had been covered with good-natured graffiti by students; and, as hundreds of people watched, it had a net filled with 4,200 pounds of food poised above it. And it was all in the name of charity.

Plant sale budding at Poulsbo Junior High

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Junior High winter plant sale will be in full bloom from Dec. 5-7.

Hansville man was a volunteer, a leader

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

HANSVILLE — When Chuck Edwards retired from his career at Chevron after nearly 40 years and settled down in Hansville in 1983, he immediately jumped into another type of work — volunteering to make his community better.

Local event to honor memories

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

KEYPORT — Although he wasn’t there for the catastrophe, the bombing of Pearl Harbor is a very personal thing to Wes Carey.

Celebrate the holidays while brightening them

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — It’s a holiday tradition that’s stood in the community for 15 years, and Janet Plemmons said she’s happy to keep it going.

Kiwanis member will spread cheer overseas

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

KINGSTON — With Santa Claus’ upcoming busy schedule this year, the big man always manages to recruit others to help out spreading the cheer this season — such as Kingston Kiwanis member Bud Meredith.

Donations overflow for shoebox project

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — They may be little boxes, but as a group they added up to a big surprise for Operation Christmas Child organizers this year.

NKSD brings the Far East back West

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — Early next year, the North Kitsap School District will enhance its teaching of East Asia history and culture, and it won’t have to pay a dime to do it.

Long-awaited transit station project is on its way

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — City officials are breathing a collective sigh of relief this week as Kitsap Transit is expected to break ground on the new 8th Avenue Transit Station Monday.

Friends of Library outcry changes fee proposal

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — A plan to raise library room rental fees has been recanted after an overwhelmingly negative response from Friends of the Library members.

Family farm is part of many family traditions

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — The Jones Tree Farm is as much a family tradition to Bill Jones as putting up a Christmas tree is to other families.

Artists add tribal flavor to fund-raising dinner

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

Button blankets, ceremonial masks donated for auction.

Breidablik annual carnival, auction set for Saturday

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

Kids and adults can both enjoy the afternoon.

R-51 failure puts the brakes on city utilities

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

Pipe was planned to be paired with SR 305 widening.

Downtown businesses usher in holiday spirit

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

t Season will feature Yuletide traditions and some new offerings for shoppers.

Kingston girl helps family get through accident

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

Usually the more minor the accident, the more upset people are, said Doug Baier, a firefighter and emergency medical technician from the Bremerton Fire Department. But for 7-year-old Troiahna Williams, it was completely the opposite. BFD recognized the young Kingston resident on Monday at the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue station on Miller Bay Road for her cool and collected manner after she, her 2-year-old sister and mother were in a car accident in Bremerton late last month.

Woods leads Appleton in unofficial election results

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:21PM

With about 30,000 votes still to be tallied, incumbent State Representative Bev Woods (R) led challenger Sherry Appleton (D) for the position 2 seat as the first set of unofficial election results were announced Tuesday.

Local woman to read names on Vietnam Wall memorial

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:21PM

Tomorrow, at 7:54 a.m. Eastern time, Susan Clotfelter Blaker will read a list of 30 American soldiers killed in Vietnam at the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Food banks brace for tough holiday season

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:21PM

Although she sees the good her organization does for those in need daily, Fishline Executive Director Tricia Sullivan can’t help but worry when she sees the bare spots on the food bank’s shelves.

Lent unseats Botkin,EMS levies get okay

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:21PM

Unofficial results show R-51 down, PFD recreation facilities proposal failing and county tax measure lost.

Cinderella will lose her glass slipper in Kingston

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:21PM

Kitsap Children’s Musical Theatre performs magical fairy tale.

Holiday Fest lives up to its name lives up to its name

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:21PM

Christmas spirit prevails at NKHS fund-raising event.

History day makes history of its own

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:21PM

First-ever event draws a steady crowd, encourages historical society members.

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