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Community cleans up for recovering teen

  • Jul 7, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:04PM

KINGSTON — The North End community is hoping to cleanup in an effort to help Kingston teenager Aaron Jacot get further down his long road to recovery. To get the recent North Kitsap High School graduate moving in the right direction supporters of Jacot will host a massive car from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 21 at Kingston Albertsons.

Ah, the sweet taste of success

  • Jul 7, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

POULSBO — Residents who have wondered where cooking lessons, music, organically-grown foods and the company of good friends collide, need look no further. Now in its fourth year of business, the Poulsbo Farmers Market is boasting over 50 vendors and more events on its calendar than ever before.

New port manager sees big future for marina

  • Jul 7, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

KINGSTON — New Port of Kingston manager Mike Bookey has some smaller plans in mind for the Kingston marina, but they could lead to larger conquests later in his career in running the waterfront. After having been at the port office about a month, he is confident his ideas will help improve the downtown area.

Council meeting another step down road to City Hall

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

POULSBO — It’s back to budget basics as Poulsbo City Council members prepare to meet tonight to discuss three city hall development proposals presented during a special public open house June 25. With proposal numbers running from $12.2 million to $16 million, council members face the challenge of working an option into their allotted $10.1 million budget.

Relay to walk in cancer research assistance

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

KINGSTON — This Saturday Hall’s Angels, Can Do’s, Stairway to Steven and many other teams will lace up their sneakers, find that extra bottle of sunscreen and pitch their tents in preparation for a full 24 hours of walking the Kingston Junior High track as the North Kitsap Relay for Life again takes aim at raising cancer funding and awareness.

Man’s best friend ready to show furry pride

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

PORT GAMBLE — The canine athletes preparing for the fourth annual Muddy Paws Agility Club of Kitsap dog agility competition are ready to strut their four-legged stuff, and it will definitely put tricks like “sit,” “stay” and “play dead” to shame. These dogs, accompanied by their owners, will be flying through obstacles of all kinds to prove they are the fastest and most agile the North End has ever seen.

Buccaneers take Kingston by storm

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

KINGSTON — Perhaps the highlight of the longest running parade in Washington came when the Kingston High School Buccaneers emerged in front of the entire crowd of onlookers during the Fourth of July celebration. It was a proud moment for the soon-to-be school and the community at large.

Group sees proverbial glass as half full

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

POULSBO — A new chapter of Optimist International has started right here in Poulsbo, and it’s gearing up to make a difference. They call themselves the North Kitsap Optimist Club, and chartered May 30 with 29 members already on the roster. With a call to serving local youth in any way they can, members of the club are now planning future events designed to encourage optimism in children as a healthy state of mind.

Bond Road closed Friday night through Tuesday morning.

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

POULSBO — Bond Road near the Kitsap Medical Center will be closed beginning at 8:30 p.m. July 13 and will last until 7:30 p.m. July 17. Crews will be installing culverts beneath the road to improve fish migration.

Long wait times continue along Miller Bay Road

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

KINGSTON — Kitsap County officials continue to urge North End residents to use alternate routes whenever possible to avoid construction work along Miller Bay Road. Three separate improvement projects are slowing traffic in the area, including traffic lights being installed at Miller Bay and West Kingston roads, Miller Bay and Indianola roads and Miller Bay and Gunderson roads.

911 Briefs

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:03PM

Grass fire sparked near tribal complex LITTLE BOSTON — A grass fire spread quickly after being ignited at about 3:10 p.m. July 9 at a baseball field near the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe’s House of Knowledge complex, said North Kitsap Fire & Rescue officials. . .

Malinda Willey hits first in state drumming competition

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

POULSBO — “Memories of the Seashore” has translated into memories that will last a lifetime for recent North Kitsap High School graduate and marimba drummer Malinda Willey. Her perfect rendition of the Keiko Abe piece earned her first place at the Washington Music Educators Association State Solo and Ensemble Contest April 28, as she bested 22 others at Central Washington University in Ellensburg.

City improves how it’s taking out the trash

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

POULSBO — The newest member of Poulsbo’s Public Works garbage fleet has officially joined ranks. The Peterbilt, a 1997 model purchased from the city of Shelton sporting a Heil mechanical lifting device on its right side, is now taking on more than 400 residential trash cans each Tuesday, and is simultaneously saving public works employees some serious aches and pains.

Building from the ground up

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

POULSBO — Wally Harrison may operate under the stealthy guise of a peacefully retired grandpa, but don’t be fooled. The 79-year-old former home and boat builder’s shop remains abuzz as he takes on his newest role: kid entertainer extraordinaire.

Driftwood Key dredging OK’d, work set to begin in November

  • Jul 11, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

HANSVILLE — Though postponed for more than a year, dredging at the entrance of Coon Bay is now scheduled for November, and Driftwood Key Club members say after navigating various local, state and private organizations’ requirements, all the permits have been approved.

City hall now down to just two options

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Gasoline leak poses a threat to bay

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Stadium’s synthetic field won’t be installed until ‘08

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Library nearly ready to complete Knowledge

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Business owners defend parking turf

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Kingston loses power during heat wave

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Recycling day zaps electronics

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Don’t spare me the drama, kids

  • Jul 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:02PM

Driftwood Key dredge is not yet permitted

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

Relay brings light to cancer fight

  • Jul 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 5:01PM

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