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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.

He’s got soul in those cleats

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

POULSBO — This summer, Poulsbo’s DJ Rowse will take on some of the world’s best soccer players to an eruptive roar of thousands of cheering fans. He will do it all without hearing a sound.

Seriously?

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

Walking a tight rope

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:56PM

NKSD's $2.8 million budget deficit forces tough decisions.

Kitsap's moving in

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:56PM

Poulsbo's attracting a big crowd in housing crunch.

Poulsbo Village looking to Seventh heaven

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:56PM

Newly opened connector to SR 305 unclogging shopping traffic.

Pope & Talbot bankruptcy leaves an expensive mess

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:56PM

Oil spills from sunken boat in Keyport

  • May 29, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:56PM

Kingston high school student to attempt 2.8-mile swin in Puget Sound

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:56PM

Kingston resident and Bainbridge High School senior Lawrence Trueb has always wanted to swim from Indianola to Bainbridge Island. Today at 11:30 a.m. Trueb is taking the plunge he’s been dreaming of since he was a boy.

Citing economy woes, Kingston Art Gallery reneges on plans to expand

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:55PM

The cooperative Kingston Art Gallery no longer will expand into its new building, slated for completion July 1 in Cleo’s Landing. Local artists belonging to the cooperative are nervous about paying rent for more space, said building owner Susan Rodgers. “They are scared because of the way the economy is,” she said. Marcia Randall-DeBard, who works as part of the gallery’s co-op, said the decision not to take it over hopefully isn’t permanent.

Poulsbo working to balance new city hall building budget

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:55PM

Poulsbo’s new city hall is still gearing toward a January 2010 opening, and now the city council is discussing how to fund the project’s completion.

Sunken boat near Keyport marina spills oil into Sound

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:55PM

A diesel oil spill in the waters near Keyport is dissipating after local and state officials responded to the call Thursday. At an unknown time Wednesday night, a 32-foot wooden tug boat sank at berth in a private marina at the end of Grandview Boulevard. The docks are near Keyport’s public marina.

Put them in the iron maiden

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2013 at 3:55PM

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