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Fire departments plan

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue and Poulsbo Fire Department will be hosting community gatherings this week to remember the victims of the terrorist attacks that took place Sept. 11, 2001. The commemorative gathering will provide an opportunity to honor the victims of the tragedy, including fire service, law enforcement, civilians and families of those who were lost, as well as the three attack sites, the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pa.

Keeping the town all fixed up

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

KINGSTON — It may have the insignia of a nation-wide chain store, but the owners of Henery’s Hardware say its Kingston location is family-owned and run.

Cable franchise signals new things

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — What happens when Poulsbo residents flip on their television sets the next 10 years will be determined by the city council this month.

Classic yacht event cooks

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — Budding Julia Childs, Emeril Lagasses and Bobby Flays will have a place to strut their culinary stuff this month in Little Norway. A chili cook-off and a pie baking contest have been added to the line up at the 7th Annual Classic Yacht Rendezvous, which will be held Sept. 19-21 at the Poulsbo Waterfront. The event will feature tours of classic boats from the Northwest Classic Yacht Association, but organizers added the cooking contests as part of the new family-friendly theme.

Point No Point plays its cards just right

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

LITTLE BOSTON — The Point No Point Casino is growing faster than a crowd around a winning slot machine. The former Little Boston Bingo Hall has expanded three times since its grand opening in Feb. 2002, with the most recent growth taking place Labor Day weekend.

NK Schools to honor 9/11 victims

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — North Kitsap schools’ commemoration of Sept. 11, 2001 will be more low-key this year.

Putting one foot before the other for a cure

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — Sisters Betty Bennett, Rebecca Finch and Christlyn Hill will never forget the empty wheelchair. Bennett walking, Finch pushing a walker and Hill in a wheelchair, the trio had nearly made the trek around Seattle’s Green Lake at the first ever Walk for Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD). When the finish line was in sight, Bennett urged Hill to leave her wheelchair behind.

Cleared country corner is no longer a mystery

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

KINGSTON — Mike Clementz was more than happy to explain last week why the corner of State Route 104 and Miller Bay Road had been recently cleared. The President and CEO of Frontier Financial Corporation, which owns Poulsbo-based Frontier Bank, confirmed Sept. 2 that his company owns the 13-acre property and plans to develop a portion of it with local businesses.

County residents prepare to ‘ride the wave’

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

KINGSTON — Members of the “Yes! Kitsap Passenger Only Ferries” campaign want county residents to “ride the wave of the future.”

Kingston can speak now or forever hold its peace

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

KINGSTON — Members of the community who have been intensely involved with the redesign of Kingston’s Urban Growth Area boundaries have just one more hurdle to jump.

Ed Hall takes helm at Port of Kingston

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

KINGSTON — Port of Kingston officials decided this week their next marina leader should be a jack-of-all-trades.

Local blood drives honor a girl with a lot of heart

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — Emily Jensen said she and Phoenix Solis have a lot in common — namely that neither have the slightest inclination to give up.

School year dawns in NK

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

KINGSTON — The first day of school arrived Wednesday in North Kitsap and, as usual the day was marked by a little bit of apprehension, a lot of excitement and even some celebration.

Council breaks building ban

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — The sound of hammers and saws in the Old Town will be allowed to resume before the results of a study of the area are known.

City to make amends for Dally thefts

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — While fired Municipal Court Clerk Deborah Dally makes restitution for her embezzlement in prison, the City of Poulsbo will finally make amends of its own.

Lindvig Way paving yields to leaky pipe

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO — Lanes and turns on Lindvig Way were back to their original states this week. The only difference — besides a bridge underneath — is that pavement is still two weeks off.

A new day is dawning on Dogfish Creek

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO — From the northern reaches of Vancouver Island to the southern tip of Liberty Bay, she has dodged sea lions and outrun orcas for weeks to fulfill a mission that she will ultimately pay for with her life. She is a coho salmon, returning to the stream of her birth where she will give birth and then die. She is returning to Dogfish Creek.

WASL scores for North Kitsap staying ahead of state’s pace

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO — When it comes to Washington State’s most important test, North Kitsap remains ahead of the curve.

Green money earning some greener energy

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

With hopes that future generations will be able to live off renewable resources such as wind or solar power, Martin Edwards of Kingston is paying a little more on his electric bill today.

Port hoping its six-year plan floats

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO — The future of the Port of Poulsbo may be a bit clearer soon, as commissioners near completion of the port’s newest comprehensive plan.

Rotary opens book on newest chapter

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

KINGSTON — As evidenced by the Poulsbo/North Kitsap Rotary’s recent donation of $100,000 to Olympic College-Poulsbo, when Rotarians say they are going to do something, they most certainly do it.

Bight chomping at the bit for cabin

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO — After ending a grueling fight to remodel the Nelson farmhouse in June, the Bight of Poulsbo could have rested on its laurels. Could have but didn’t.

Council, Sprint both dig conduit ordinance

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO — Poulsbo City Councilman and telecommunications proponent Ed Stern was all smiles as Councilman Dale Rudolph moved for the approval of the city’s first conduit ordinance Wednesday.

Herns give OC a touch of class

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO — John Hern has all kinds of stories about things he’s seen and done during his 22 years in Poulsbo. Helping Viking Ave change and grow.

Power Outage

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:39PM

POULSBO - About 1,400 Puget Sound Energy customers were without power for about 30 minutes Tuesday after a mishap at a work site.

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