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Bomb ‘joke’ leads to arrest, delays ferry passengers

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 4:00PM

KINGSTON — Kingston Farmer’s market saw heightened business Saturday morning as a bomb threat delayed Kingston/Edmonds Ferry vessels.

Timberland Bank robber sentenced 25 years

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 4:00PM

PORT ORCHARD — A plea bargain agreement has staved off the possibility of life in prison for bank robber Todd R. Prokaskey.

Pleading for the community pool

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 4:00PM

By TARA LEMM

Youngsters pitch in for Fishline

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

t Miss American Rose royalty to host fundraiser.

Velkommen to the 40th Viking Fest

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

t 39th annual downtown parade at 2 p.m. today, Iron Chef and

Deputy Chief joins Poulsbo’s finest

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

t California native Shawn Delaney serves as first-ever deputy chief.

Jones confirmed as NKSD super

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

t Jones will replace Gene Medina on July 1.

A souped-up salute to the Armed Forces

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

t Two brothers

‘ole, ole, ole, ole’

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

Kingston ferries right an environmental wrong

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

t Recycling bins were all for naught

Viking Fest brings more police patrols

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

POULSBO — Anticipating the heavy traffic Viking Fest is notorious for garnering, law enforcement has scheduled extra patrols Saturday in and around Poulsbo.

County to get its own prosecutor’s office

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:59PM

PORT ORCHARD —?Kitsap County has received the go-ahead to establish its own public defender’s office, with funding approved to create a single position that will determine the balance between in-house and contracted services.

911 Briefs

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

A 44-year-old Central Kitsap woman is suspected of stealing keys to a Lincoln Navigator at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino on May 12.

Crowds — and mercury! — were measured in record numbers this weekend.

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

POULSBO — The streets of downtown Poulsbo overflowed with festivities during the 40th annual Viking Fest this weekend. Boats filled the bay, flip-flops pounded the pavement, Vikings sounded their lurs and the colorful Paradise Amusements carnival set up camp, all illuminated by three days of unadulterated sunshine.

Let the Viking Fest games begin

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

POULSBO — Games were afoot in downtown Poulsbo Saturday and Sunday during the 40th annual Viking Fest fete. Poulsbo Parks and Recreation Director Mary McCluskey said a record number of runners turned out for Saturday morning’s road races. Four hundred took on the one mile; 375 dared the five-mile jaunt. And 100 kids showed their stuff in the sprinting competitions on Front Street, which was lined with supporters cheering on competitors of all ages.

POULSBO’S NEWEST RESIDENT

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

Aiding the transition from military to civilian

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

OLYMPIA — Military members looking to make the transition to the civilian workforce can now look to the state for help. Earlier this month, the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges approved Worker Retraining funds to help those making the move from military to the civilian world. The program makes veterans eligible for career counseling, job search support and assistance with educational and study skills.

Loveless leads Poulsbo’s Public Works

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

POULSBO — Poulsbo’s newest Public Works director has officially stepped into the job. Barry Loveless, who comes to the city from Kitsap County’s Public Works department, started his new posting May 12, and will work side-by-side with outgoing director Jeff Bauman until Bauman’s retirement at the end of the month.

Sex offender transient in community

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

PORT ORCHARD — A level three sex offender has registered as a transient, with no fixed residence, within Kitsap County.

Calling all swimmers

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

POULSBO — It’s no easy feat to raise $350,000 in a few months.

Speaking of cultures and education

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

KIANA LODGE — The Kitsap Peninsula is a hotbed of Native American heritage and culture, which is the perfect tool for teaching and motivating student-aged tribal members to learn and seek the life skills of math and science.

WAC reflects on days of service

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

KINGSTON — Sitting at a corner table in the Kingston Community Center Muriel Jean Whalley, 84, is dressed the same way she was 64 years ago.

You have a license for that boat?

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:58PM

With boating season under way and promises of 70-degree weather, Memorial Day weekend is bound to bring out boaters.

Votes spark six-year EMS levy renewal

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:57PM

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Fire Department asked, and Little Norway citizens answered.

A silver celebration at the Book Stop

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:57PM

POULSBO — Little Norway’s Book Stop is turning a chapter in its business life, and marking an impressive feat.

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