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College utilizes facility for kids’ camps

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — Alexis Springer’s summer vacation has begun a little differently this year. The 12 year old is enrolled in Olympic College’s “Edventure” camp, a 10-day trek exploring the arts, science and drama, topics she’d never heard of before. And it sure beats the alternative, she explained.

Unions build case for district to mandate apprentice use

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — Two labor unions are hoping that when the planned high school in Kingston is ready for construction, not just one foundation will be laid when the project gets under way next year.

Rape charges dropped against Poulsbo’s Belhon

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — Rape charges against a local massage practitioner were dropped this week, though the status of his license remains unclear.

Calendar features Kingston’s natural goods

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

KINGSTON — Those who recently heard about the Kingston Revitalization Association’s latest good-natured project won’t be disappointed. The much-anticipated “Calendar Guys of Kingston: August 2004-October 2006” hit stores this week, featuring some of Kingston’s most colorful (and buff) men.

Snider board scores a big hit

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — A brand new, state-of-the-art scoreboard at Snider park was dedicated Saturday and used for the first time during the Little League’s Major A Division finals following the ceremony.

Private ferry operators battle union for the high seas

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

OLYMPIA — While the Inlandboatmen’s Union of the Pacific recently protested Aqua Express’ application to establish a passenger-only ferry run from Kingston to Seattle, the private company doesn’t expect the union’s actions to anchor its initial commuter sailings.

Fishline clocks new hours for working families

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — The face of hunger is changing in North Kitsap. And so is the way Little Norway’s own food bank is meeting those needs.

Sons rise to mark summer solstice

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — Brian Davis is a big guy and, despite his ready smile, could be considered quite an imposing figure. But even after the long-time Sons of Norway Viking had donned traditional fur garb and a menacing helmet, he still had trouble getting some respect at the annual Midsummer Fest celebration in Poulsbo.

Conceiving a new vision for everyone

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

SUQUAMISH — Call it a “community summit” or a “mini-convention” but regardless of the label, members of local community groups are urging residents to come forth this weekend and talk about what kind of place they want Suquamish to become.

Fishline is made doubly happy thanks to Soroptimists’ donation

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

BREIDABLIK — If they could, fourth graders in Brittane Hendricks’ Breidablik Elementary class would have flown to the deserts of Egypt to find out just how well they could mummify chickens. Given the class’ resources and time constraints, however, the forest behind the elementary had to suffice.

Thomas finds his voice

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — Thomas Mosser, 8, sits quietly at the front of his Poulsbo Elementary cla

Second SR 3 meeting is set to rev up next week

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — After three months of waiting, members of the public will get to see the preliminary outcomes of a March planning meeting for State Route 3. And another chance to speak their minds.

Old Man’s path may lead to a lawsuit

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

SUQUAMISH — Members of the Washington State Parks Commission are facing more than a tough decision on the impending ownership fate of Old Man House State Park, they could be facing a lawsuit as well.

Caldart project may get moving Monday

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — The kids are gone and the school buses that usually rumble down Caldart Avenue have taken the summer off. But activity along the stretch will continue during the break.

Fishline is made doubly happy thanks to Soroptimists’ donation

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

POULSBO — Fishline organizers knew a donation was coming their way this week from Soroptimists International of North Kitsap. But Director Tricia Sullivan’s jaw dropped when Soroptimists president Carmen Hassold handed her a check for $2,000 — twice what she’d received from the club the previous year.

Healing house doors swing open for tribe

  • Jun 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 7:14PM

SUQUAMISH — A decade has passed, but Suquamish Tribe Wellness Program Coordinator Chuck Wagner can finally offer those he helps a safe place to call home.

KPUD taps into deluge of new well options

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

KINGSTON — While citizens and federal agencies have been testing the hot pot of water rights issues lately, the Kitsap Public Utility District is calmer than the waters of Apple Tree Cove on a quiet morning.

Third of July is still in business

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — Almost like clockwork this time of year, Mary Graves goes out soliciting sponsors for the annual Third of July festivities and hears the same rumor. “Is it true there’s no 3rd of July this year?” The answer, Graves said, is no.

MSC needs help to remain afloat

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — Barbara Erickson knows first-hand the power that a facility like the Marine Science Center has in the lives of people. Originally from Montana, she didn’t actually see an ocean until she was an adult — and she was instantly hooked.

Viking grads turn 2004 tassels

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — North Kitsap High School senior Sarah Mostofi said good-bye Saturday to the school she’s attended for the past three years. But on the very same day, she was looking forward — albeit with some nerves — to the future that lies ahead.

911 Briefs

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

Kingston man killed in a one-car collision PORT GAMBLE — A Kingston resident was found dead in his overturned car off State Route 104 in the early morning of June 13. ...

Smith family gives Nelson Park the red, white and blue

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — As if about 100 friends, family and well-wishers dedicating a flagpole in his memory weren’t enough, John “J.C.” Smith got a very special tribute Monday.

Caldart Ave. rolls despite lingering funding question

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — The Caldart Avenue reconstruction finally has a contractor and a plan to begin work soon. The only question now is how a $99,000 chunk of the project will be paid.

Aidan gets a little help from his friends

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

POULSBO — The day parents Jai and Annika Jeffery discovered that their son, Aidan, was autistic is one they’ll never forget.

County has eye out for park partners

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:13PM

KINGSTON — While Kitsap County recently purchased 426 acres of open space from Olympic Resource Management for a North Kitsap Heritage Park, it now wants input on facilities from future parks users and an idea of how they could help financially support the effort.

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