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Promising to be more gentle on the planet

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:08PM

KINGSTON — There were a lot of promises made at the fifth annual EcoFest last weekend — pledges to plant trees, eat more organic foods and educate others about helping Mother Earth.

Her spirit and service benefited North End

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:08PM

KINGSTON — No matter her condition, Kathleen Sutton was always working, always trying to make the Little City by the Sea a better place to live.

Trio takes Viking Fest crowns

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:08PM

POULSBO — Miss Viking Fest 2003 Jessica Styron commented Saturday that she’d made two good friends in her princesses Megan Brose and Ashley Ogle over the last year.

Firefighters invite community to dance around the May pole

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

POULSBO — Organizers of the 68th annual Poulsbo Firefighters Dance hope to see attendance numbers flare up this year as the number of people showing up to do the twist and other fancy foot work in years past has been dwindling.

Lincoln School takes roll call for alumni

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

POULSBO — June Breiland still vividly remembers the August about 28 years ago when the Lincoln School burned down.

Officials believe Poulsbo fire was caused by a lighter

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

POULSBO — A family of six was left with just the clothes on their backs this week after a house fire destroyed the remainder of their possessions.

Liberty Bay Trail ready to break ground

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

POULSBO — After more than three years of waiting, the Liberty Bay Trail is gearing up to finally put one foot in front of the other.

Suspect in stabbing flees scene and crashes vehicle

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

KINGSTON — A student at the Northwest Laborers Training Center was stabbed in the head and his alleged attacker was injured in a car crash following the incident April 20.

‘Flo On’ team will continue for Sutton

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

KINGSTON — Even though Kingston’s Kathleen Sutton battled cancer for nearly seven years until this week, she always managed to put together a team for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation’s Race For The Cure.

Kingston harbor master pulls anchor for Ari

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

KINGSTON — Ed Hall wants to make it clear he’s not retiring. With his resignation from the eight-month old Port of Kingston Harbor Master position, he is just moving on to another career — in Arizona.

Locals beat the EcoFest drum to honor and educate

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

KINGSTON — This year’s EcoFest at Stillwaters will be packed with so much information on how to help preserve Mother Nature, it will be difficult to walk away without learning at least a couple of facts.

District will once again test WASL waters

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

The Washington Assessment of Student Learning (WASL) exam, in its ninth year as a state-wide tool and one that students in the North Kitsap School District’s class of 2008 will have to pass in order to graduate, began Monday.

Eagles hope to soar in their first auction

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

SUQUAMISH — In the words of Suquamish Elementary PTSA Treasurer Beth Johnson, “It was time to up the ante.”

Yes, Veronika, there is a Santa Claus

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

KINGSTON — While the group is no longer called Christmas in April, the idea is the same — helping others in need. Whether it’s repairing a roof, touching up old siding or painting a few walls, the efforts of newly-named Rebuilding Together* Kitsap is to provide assistance when needed year-round.

Volunteers help Nelson grow up

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

POULSBO — An estimated 1 million trees were planted on the first Arbor Day in 1872.

Mum’s the word for this year’s chamber awards

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

POULSBO — For its golden anniversary, the Greater Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce is going to do a lot of things retro for this year’s awards banquet. Like wearing ‘50s style clothes.

Poulsbo volunteer has quite the tail to tell

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

POULSBO — A new volunteer welcomes visitors to the Poulsbo Chamber’s offices these days.

Club is progressing with a consistent beat

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

KINGSTON — It’s been two months since the North Kitsap Boys & Girls Club officially started up at Kingston Junior High and well, things have been challenging.

New KJH mural aims to bridge cultural gap

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:07PM

KINGSTON — When he was 16 years old, artist and S’Klallam tribal member Gene Jones created a paddle for his aunt that depicted a killer whale with a man on its back.

Residents ask county to care for ‘Old Man’

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:06PM

SUQUAMISH — Residents who would like to see Old Man House Park remain in the hands of a public agency have proposed that Kitsap County take the small park under its wing.

Council can’t make votes add up

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:06PM

POULSBO — Procedural bickering continued this week over the recent appointment of the city’s new finance director.

Salon hunting for funds to help Hood Canal Coalition

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:06PM

POULSBO — While opportunities abound to celebrate Earth Day this month, Terri Schumacher of downtown Poulsbo’s The Head Hunter feels she’s come up with a pretty good deal.

Six local women have set their sights on the fifth crown

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:06PM

POULSBO — Six local women will compete for the chance to represent their community’s heritage at the Miss Viking Fest pageant next weekend.

Kingston tennis fans may not love summer plans

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:06PM

KINGSTON — Those wanting to hit around some balls on the West Kingston Road tennis courts this summer may find difficulty in accessing the facility at certain times.

Two vendors selected to provide food for ferry travelers

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 7:06PM

The Washington State Ferries have selected two vendors to provide food service on four cross-Sound routes. This represents the first time since the 1960s that ferry food will be supplied by locally-owned companies, said representatives from WSF.

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