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King crowns 100 years with party at Martha & Mary

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:21PM

POULSBO — Alice Anna Wanda Weinerth King comes from a long line of long lives. And she’s not letting the family tradition down.

SR3 bypass gets passed by in vote

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:21PM

POULSBO — A controversial State Route 3 bypass route that had Big Valley Road area residents seeing red appears to be off the table. Instead, a plan for a four-lane SR 3 with emphasis on local access has gotten the green light.

Hawaiian culture takes a bow in Little Norway

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:21PM

POULSBO — Little Norway may be the land of lutefisk and lefse. But next week, another world culture will get its chance to shine at a special public exhibit.

State to say if KHS is safe site

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:21PM

KINGSTON — In its ongoing investigation of health risks surrounding the former Nike missile site, the Washington Department of Health has confirmed it will answer a question that the Environmental Protection Agency could not. The question posed last month: Is North Kitsap School District’s property near the former Nike site safe to build a new high school?

Finding the berry best pie

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:21PM

KINGSTON — It’s a tough job but someone has to do it. Eat homemade pie, that is. And lots of it. Following the sweet smell of success of the 2003 Kingston Farmers’ Market Berry Pie Contest, the organizers are inviting bakers again this Saturday to see who will be among this year’s upper crust.

Fuchsia activities bloom at Valley this weekend

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:21PM

POULSBO — Lady Boothby. Alice Hoffman. Ken Goldsmith. President Stanley Wilson. Just a few of the colorful characters folks might get a chance to meet this weekend at Valley Nursery.

Great prices take the sting out of hornets

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

HANSVILLE — Aside from a slight disruption involving a squirrel and a hornets’ nest, last weekend’s Hansville Rummage Sale was a “blow out success,” said organizer Tony Atkinson.

Fate of KHS lies in appeal, consultation

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

KINGSTON — The future of North Kitsap School District’s proposed high school off West Kingston Road hangs in the balance of two key events, each of which holds the power to permanently derail the project, or send it forward with new-found confidence.

Fire destroys barn and mobile home

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

KINGSTON — North Kitsap Fire & Rescue crews were dispatched to the intersection of Pilot Point and Eglon Road just after 1:30 p.m. Aug. 16 following a report of a barn engulfed in fire.

Former volunteer Mus gains full-time gig at MSC

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

POULSBO — Ask Patrick Mus what he does at the Poulsbo Marine Science Center and his answer is straightforward. “Anything and everything,” he said with a laugh. But ask him what he likes about his job and the answer is the same.

Tribe prepares to honor leader

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

SUQUAMISH — Visitors to this weekend’s Chief Seattle Days celebration will witness some new additions to the festival as well as a reemergence of old traditions, all in the name of honoring their ancestral leader.

North Viking addition hearings continued

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

POULSBO — Below is a list of actions taken by the Poulsbo City Council at its Aug. 11 meeting:

DNR seeks to auction 390 acres in October

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

KINGSTON — Few seem to have a problem with the way the Washington State Department of Natural Resources is getting rid of 390 acres of forested timber land near Little Boston, but many have a problem with who is interested in it — and who is not.

Local teen pioneers first Miss Port Gamble pageant

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

PORT GAMBLE — When Jennifer Marquiss received a letter in May announcing that her Kingston Junior High teachers and coaches had nominated her to be a candidate for the 2004 Miss Teen of Washington Pageant, she wasn’t really sure what to think of it.

Missing Poulsbo woman found

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

POULSBO — After being missing for 22 hours earlier this week, Marilyn Carol Smith, of the 16000 block of Noll Road NE, was found safe and unharmed on Wednesday.

Cars, bikes to rev up cash for charity

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

KINGSTON — Due to the enormously roaring and powerful response to last year’s “Just Because” Show & Shine fund-raiser for Kingston’s ShareNet Food Bank, co-organizer Dale Gerber decided that it couldn’t hurt to get more motors running again this year.

911 Briefs

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

Neighbors’ dispute ends in arrest POULSBO — Two residents who have a long history of problems with their neighbors were arrested last week.

Party on Garth: local wails way to air guitar championships

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

POULSBO — When he takes the stage in Finland later this month, Garth Donald will have one minute to show the world his skills on the air guitar. Yes — that’s air guitar — a.k.a. not really any guitar at all. But for this North Kitsap High School 2002 graduate, taking his adroitness of impersonation to the Air Guitar World Championships, held in Oulu, Finland, is a dream come true.

Seminar solidifies ground for those with memory loss

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

POULSBO — Alzheimer’s disease started simply enough for Bob Payne. Pushing 80, he was beginning to forget things more and more. His wife Grace, 63, said she figured that memory loss was just a part of getting older, but the couple decided to attend a free workshop on memory loss at Martha & Mary Nursing Facility last year.

Grant might let rain garden fall in Poulsbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

POULSBO — While the weather’s been relatively dry lately, residents of the Austurbruin neighborhood have the wet stuff on their minds. In particular, how to keep it under control.

Tribe awards nearly $70,000

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

SUQUAMISH — The Suquamish Tribe awarded nearly $70,000 to various non-profit groups and schools in the community recently using its quarterly Appendix X funds. A total of $67,900 was given to 13 non-profit agencies as part of the tribe’s quarterly charitable contribution program.

Art display may be the last but it’s certainly not the least

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:20PM

POULSBO — Northwest College of Art senior and Salt Lake City, Utah native Ryan Parrish got caught drawing on his desk in school one day — and hasn’t stopped drawing since.

North Viking public hearing set by city

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:19PM

A public hearing has been set to consider the proposed North Viking Avenue UGA Annexation for 7:15 p.m. Aug. 11 in council chambers at City Hall.

Groovin' for the glory

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:19PM

KINGSTON — Four young women will be getting funky under the starry lights of disco balls this Saturday night at Kingston Junior High as they compete for some highly coveted royalty titles.

Spectrum receives a face-lift in time for fall

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:19PM

KINGSTON — Around North Kitsap School District, bond projects are renovating old schools, as well as building a new one. But a unique situation is allowing Spectrum Community School a few improvements of its own.

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