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Forum will slice into pie and politics

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:25PM

HANSVILLE — It’s the time of year to indulge into two things that always go hand-in-hand very well in Hansville — pie and politics. The Hansville Community Center Board and the League of Women Voters will be sponsoring a Candidate’s Night Forum at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 11 at Buck Lake Park. Homemade pie will be served prior the forum, which begins at 7 p.m., allowing residents a chance to socialize with the candidates.

Gates does his part to lock up malaria

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:25PM

KINGSTON — While North Kitsap Fire & Rescue medical officer Tim Gates has been treating North End residents for nearly two decades, he recently was able to use his skills in another part of the world that needed him just as much, if not more.

Scandia farm rolls out the pumpkin season

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:25PM

SCANDIA — It’s harvest time again. And for Ken and Mary Lou Jensen, owners of Scandia Valley Farm, that means stories in the pumpkin theatre, lots of flowers being fed to their goats and the sound of laughter coming from their corn maze.

Costs run high at Nelson

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:25PM

POULSBO — The first park development project in Poulsbo’s park system history is about to be completed. And while staff praised the outcome, there was a big financial chunk to bite off this week.

Kitsap awaits new Apple Tree Point

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:25PM

KINGSTON — Ten years after the initial application for a planned unit development called Apple Tree Point, the future of when exactly the 106 homes will be constructed is up in the air — but far from forgotten. While the approval process has been slowed by opposing residents and court cases, the vested project is still slugging its way through the county’s permitting system.

Hansville forum mixes plenty of pie and politics

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:25PM

HANSVILLE — Aside from pie, standing-room only was the other tall order at the Hansville Community Center on Monday evening during North Kitsap’s only state and county candidate election forum. But everyone got their fill on both, including issues from acquiring open space to ferry services.

Hostmark Apts. finding key to compromise

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:25PM

POULSBO — It’s been a month since conflicts erupted at the Hostmark Apartment complex. And members of one new group say they feel management has responded as promised. Though others feel nothing has been gained.

Hurricanes call siblings to action

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

VINLAND — Geographically, Washington is about the furthest state away in the lower 48 one can be from the hurricane-ravaged state of Florida. But the effects of four devastating storms can be felt all the way to the Evergreen State.

Public Works shuts off KPUD water deal

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — Water rights is an issue that Poulsbo is going to need to keep up with as population numbers grow. But they’re not enough of an emergency to warrant buying water from the Kitsap Public Utilities District.

Boys & Girls Club getting active start

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

KINGSTON — After only one week of activities, there is already a strong response to the beginning of the first full year of the North Kitsap Boys & Girls Club. With a variety of programs available and the energy of new director Rose Norberg, it shouldn’t be surprising.

Eagles take flight for tuition

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — Christ the King Academy teacher Jody Clark equates her school’s marathon fund-raiser this Saturday to that of Christian missionaries all over the world. This one just happens to be a little closer to home.

Wall receives mixed reviews

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

KINGSTON — You either love it or you hate it. The plywood wall separating Spectrum Community School from the road to the planned Kingston High School has spurred various reactions from students and staff at the North Kitsap School District alternative school. “People here view it as a good thing,” said Spectrum Office Manager Sandy Brese. “Or they hate it totally.”

Poulsbo campus growing into a new year

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

OLHAVA — The ribbons have all been cut, the building dedicated and Olympic College Poulsbo has already endured a semester of students. But there is still plenty to get used to as the school embarks on its first full year of existence. OC Poulsbo nearly doubled its enrollment from the previous semester as classes got underway Sept. 20, growing from about 188 full-time students to around 350. Total enrollment is also up at about 700 students,OLHAVA — The ribbons have all been cut, the building dedicated and Olympic College Poulsbo has already endured a semester of students. But there is still plenty to get used to as the school embarks on its first full year of existence. OC Poulsbo nearly doubled its enrollment from the previous semester as classes got underway Sept. 20, growing from about 188 full-time students to around 350. Total enrollment is also up at about 700 students,

Countdown to the ‘fisk has begun

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — First Lutheran’s lutefisk dinner crew prides itself on serving handmade Norwegian delicacies to 1,100-1,500 people each year. And when they say handmade, they mean handmade.

Island pumpkins take top two

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — Bainbridge Island has long been known for its strawberries. Perhaps now, it will also be known for its pumpkins. In a giant pumpkin competition sans the Popp family this year, a 223.5-pound gourd grown by the gang at the Bloedel Reserve took top honors at Valley Nursery’s Fall Festival Sept. 26. Andy Navage of Poulsbo, who brought in the blue ribbon winner, said he had high hopes for the orange beauty but felt a little shaky showing up Sunday.

Taking a swim with the salmon in Miller Bay

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

MILLER BAY — For the next month and a half, residents will have a unique opportunity to get up close and personal with some of Kitsap’s aquatic wildlife as it makes its way home.

City boy connects with country fish

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

BIG VALLEY — Mike Dale doesn’t call himself a farmer, but when he and his family found a 15.5-acre pasture on Big Valley Road in 2001, they were hooked on the idea of living on such a unique piece of land.

Three minors arrested after Scandia barn fire

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

SCANDIA — An historic local barn that has been destroyed by a blaze that fire officials believe was caused by juveniles. Crews from the Poulsbo Fire Department and Puget Sound Federal Fire Department were called to the scene around 1:30 p.m. Sept. 27 on Scandia Road and Viking Avenue.

Good weather puts wind in show’s sails

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — An unexpected bout of spring-like weather packed the Port of Poulsbo marina last weekend. And garnered record crowds for the eighth annual Classic Yacht Association Pacific Fleet September Rendezvous.

Car pursuit ends in arrest

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — Two people were arrested after a police vehicle pursuit reached speeds of 110 miles per hour early Thursday morning on State Route 3, according to a Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office report.

Surprise a friend, help a good cause

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Rotary needs a good home for 15,600 roses. And it has a good cause to sweeten the deal. The civic club’s annual rose sale kicked off this week. Freshmen Rotarians, who spearhead the sale, have set a goal of 1,300 dozen roses sold, 100 more than last year’s total of 1,200 dozen. The deadline to order a dozen roses for $20 is Oct. 21 and the bouquets will be delivered Oct. 28-30.

Last SR 3 meeting revs up its engines

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:24PM

POULSBO — A new vision to keep traffic flowing on State Route 3 may soon be in place. But not before the public has one more chance to weigh in on the plan. The last public meeting in the SR 3 Route Development Plan process will take place from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 29 at Breidablik Hall in Poulsbo.

Wolfle plants reading seed

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:23PM

KINGSTON — What do reading, practicing magic and holding a contest all have in common? No, it’s not a Harry Potter book. Rather, it’s Wolfle Elementary School’s annual Garden Show and monthly Family Reading Night, all rolled into one evening at 5 p.m. Sept. 23. KINGSTON — What do reading, practicing magic and holding a contest all have in common? No, it’s not a Harry Potter book. Rather, it’s Wolfle Elementary School’s annual Garden Show and monthly Family Reading Night, all rolled into one evening at 5 p.m. Sept. 23. KINGSTON — What do reading, practicing magic and holding a contest all have in common? No, it’s not a Harry Potter book. Rather, it’s Wolfle Elementary School’s annual Garden Show and monthly Family Reading Night, all rolled into one evening at 5 p.m. Sept. 23. KINGSTON — What do reading, practicing magic and holding a contest all have in common? No, it’s not a Harry Potter book. Rather, it’s Wolfle Elementary School’s annual Garden Show and monthly Family Reading Night, all rolled into one evening at 5 p.m. Sept. 23.

New port budget holds water with commissioners

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:23PM

POULSBO — Port of Poulsbo Commissioners had little to say and even less objection to their proposed 2005 budget. Perhaps because the document proposes a leaner operating port and smaller increases for their customers.

Classics prepared to take a bow in Poulsbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:23PM

POULSBO — The glory days of teak and brass beauties cruising the waters of the Puget Sound and beyond will be alive again this weekend. And the public is invited to step inside for a taste. The eighth Annual Classic Yacht Association September Rendezvous will be taking place Sept. 25-26 at the Port of Poulsbo marina.

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