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A homecoming of sorts for artist

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:15PM

POULSBO — She may reside in California, but Elaine Odlam Cain’s heart, and her artwork, will always be in Poulsbo.

Celebrating life through the trees

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:15PM

POULSBO — FTD’s motto is, “Say it with flowers.” But in Poulsbo it’s, “Say it with a tree.”

Construction plows ahead in school district

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:15PM

POULSBO — Schools are usually quiet in the summertime, but there have been two noisy exceptions this summer.

Clam harvest slammed by Mother Nature

  • Jul 27, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 6:15PM

HOOD CANAL — Mother Nature wasn’t very nice to the clams of north Hood Canal this past winter, causing nearly half of this year’s crop to die off, according to the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission.

Passing along the baton of hope

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — Anyone who imagines a fund raiser to be an rigorous, ultra-formal event should have seen Nick Pealstrom Saturday morning.

Front Street past halfway

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — The Front Street construction project has cleared the halfway point and city engineers say drivers will soon begin seeing payoffs for three months of delays.

Artists coming out of the woodwork for annual event

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

PORT GAMBLE — The quiet lumbermill town of Port Gamble will be alive and jumping this weekend as regional artists come out of the woodwork to display their talents while offering the public a chance to get creative.

City okays new zoning ordinance

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — “Two steps forward, one step back,” was how Poulsbo resident Muriel Williams described city council’s unanimous approval of its new zoning ordinance Wednesday night.

Poulsbo opts not to extend its utilities

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — Planning to weather the annexation storm stirred up by a March 14 Supreme Court decision, city council Wednesday night decided to batten down its hatches with the hope that the state legislature will stop blowing sunshine and bring some decent weather.

Davalos ends eighth year, looks forward to more

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

SUQUAMISH — When Joe Davalos first became principal at Suquamish Elementary eight years ago, the PTA had dwindled down to about 20 members.

New art center set to celebrate new space

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

KINGSTON — Fire, coffee, music, food and all sorts of energy will be bringing new life to the Old Kingston Hotel when a new non-profit organization that has been offering classes for the past several months will truly open its doors to the community with a bash this weekend.

Where the alligator cracks open wide

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — After dreaming of a smooth ride on 10th Avenue for several years and coming close to realizing improvements on the crack-laden stretch, the City of Poulsbo got a rude awakening last week when it was informed that proposed work would have to wait yet another season.

Favorite local coffee hangout shuts down

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

SUQUAMISH — The place “where everyone knows your name” will cease to exist next week. But the music will live on.

Fishline food bank finally gets a facelift

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — There’s food on the walls of the Fishline Food Bank now, as well as on the shelves.

Two old couches? No problem

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

This Saturday Kitsap residents can jettison any of their broken-down or unuseable furniture such as sofas, chairs, tables, mattresses, beds, bookcases and more for free.

County blesses AT&T broadband merger

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

Kitsap County isn’t in the cable business, but it does have an interest in assuring its residents can tap reliable cable services through regulatory franchise agreements with companies such as AT&T Broadband.

Just you and tree and the road makes three

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

SUQUAMISH — Suquamish residents are not unaccustomed to big booms this time of year but when neighbors on Fir Street heard an enormous blast Monday morning, they quickly realized that it was something other than a late fireworks display.

Fireworks on the Fjord shoot away rainy skies

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — “It was supposed to be 70 today — somebody lied,” Mary Graves observed from the safety of Kvelstad Pavilion Wednesday as rain burst through the darkening skies, sending crowds at Waterfront Park rushing for the cover of umbrellas.

Kingston patriotically proud on 4th of July

  • Jul 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

KINGSTON — The slug races are finishing up the final competitions today. The musicians have packed up and gone home. The Little Choo Choo has left town.

Crunching numbers through the years

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — The City of Poulsbo has seen a lot of changes over the past quarter century and, through the years, Paulette Alvarado has kept a sharp watch and even sharper pencil at the ready to ensure public money here was present and accounted for.

Poulsbo attorney hosts Albanian court justices

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — In his Poulsbo law office, Roger Sherrard has a paperweight that reads, “Justice is truth in action.” He also has a pen set that says, “Gjykata Larte,” which is Albanian for “Court of the High.”

It’s a Tiny Town but huge fun

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

KINGSTON — Anticipate the smell of fireworks and barbeque for the next few days, ‘cause Kingston’s celebrating in full swing for the Fourth.

From Henness to ‘Royal Highness’

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

KINGSTON — One would have thought Kingston Junior High was a perfect Emerald City, with all the glitter and glamour of the 38th annual Miss Kingston pageant on Saturday night.

Waterfront Park set for big booms

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — Poulsbo’s 3rd of July promises to be a grand “Ole” tribute to the red, white and blue next Wednesday but with singers and musicians like Ole Sønsteli, Ole Petter Kampesveen, Ole Øystein Finsveen, Ole Ivar Kjernlie and Ole Ingvar Ringen on hand, the local celebration of America’s Independence will definitely have a Norwegian influence this year.

Kingston 4th of July deals full deck of fun

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

KINGSTON — The “Old Fashioned 4th of July” festival will kick off bright and early next Thursday with a pancake breakfast at the Kingston Cove Yacht Club, followed by a full day of activities for everyone.

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