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Project has KJH students seeing stars in the sky

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:24PM

KINGSTON — When members of Kingston Junior High’s astronomy club travelled to a ‘star party’ in Eastern Washington last year, they were able to peer into telescopes and see swirling constellations, multicolored nebulas and enormous planets.

Poulsbo man thankful for holiday help

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:24PM

POULSBO — If he didn’t believe in the kindness of strangers before, Poulsbo resident Bob Holmes sure does now.

A dream comes true

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:24PM

HANSVILLE — It all started with an antique car. When Seattle resident Sherry Pollard took a ferry across the Sound to attend an antique car show in Port Townsend in the late 1990s, passing through the North Kitsap area reminded her of something familiar — her childhood home in Alaska.

Bight’s new project proves to be all wet

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:24PM

POULSBO — At the moment it looks like a pile of rocks and mud, but the way Bill Austin looks at it, you know he sees something beautiful.

Red tide closures lifted for some areas

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:24PM

Shellfish harvesters can jump back in the water. The previous Paralytic Shellfish Poison, or “red tide,” closure in Agate Pass has been lifted, according to the Kitsap County Health District.

District, others add Jan. 14 activities

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:24PM

POULSBO — Students in the North Kitsap School District will get a day off on Jan. 14, but that doesn’t mean there will be nothing to do.

Poulsbo shows progress with college, rates, library

  • Jan 1, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 6:24PM

Little Norway takes big steps forward as it strides to 2003.

Jewel Box sparkles with holiday donation

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Players learned two things from their recent run of “Lies and Legends: The Musical Stories of Harry Chapin” — the public was ready for a musical and they were also ready and willing to embrace Chapin’s spirit of giving.

A bright future full of renewed energy

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

This is the third article in a three-part series about the past, present and future of Port Gamble.

The town that fell asleep for six years

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

This is the second article in a three-part series on the past, present and future of Port Gamble.

The world changed between two Christmases

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — Sitting next to the sparkle of the Montclair Park Christmas tree, resident Melvin “Bud” Johnson recalled the experiences he’d had between two very different holiday seasons in his life.

Waking up a sleeping giant

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

PORT GAMBLE — The small mill town known for its New England architecture and international lumber business has been quiet for the past few years.

Food bank low on meat, high in spirit

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

KINGSTON — There is a tiny, food-filled room in the Faith Lutheran Church in Kingston that has helped feed mouths and bring joy to families on Christmas day for the past 20 years.

City council approves new water, sewer rates

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — After nearly two years and innumerable drafts, the Poulsbo City Council finally approved new water and sewer rates this week.

Kingston puts new twist on Christmas

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

KINGSTON — When two horse-drawn carriages stopped by Earth Dance Pottery on West First Street on Saturday morning, the crowd that packed the art studio bustled outside to see the newest attraction to Kingston’s Country Christmas.

Orca North says good-bye to Poulsbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — Although it’s been a long time coming, Curt and Bobbi Owen still get choked up talking about closing Orca North.

Families and friends get sticky and ‘snowed’

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — About 30 people on Saturday afternoon packed Farm Kitchen’s garden room, strategically and meticulously decorating their homes with white icing, peppermint disks and candy canes.

Nelson farmhouse once again in limbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — Renovation of the Nelson Park farmhouse may soon either take a big step forward or screech to a halt.

‘Crush the car’ a smashing success

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:23PM

POULSBO — Consider the woeful fate of the 1976 Vega that was parked outside Poulsbo Junior High Wednesday afternoon. Not only did it suffer the embarrassment of being a 1976 Vega — it had been towed to the school from an auto-wrecking yard, engineless and windowless; it had been covered with good-natured graffiti by students; and, as hundreds of people watched, it had a net filled with 4,200 pounds of food poised above it. And it was all in the name of charity.

Plant sale budding at Poulsbo Junior High

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Junior High winter plant sale will be in full bloom from Dec. 5-7.

Hansville man was a volunteer, a leader

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

HANSVILLE — When Chuck Edwards retired from his career at Chevron after nearly 40 years and settled down in Hansville in 1983, he immediately jumped into another type of work — volunteering to make his community better.

Local event to honor memories

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

KEYPORT — Although he wasn’t there for the catastrophe, the bombing of Pearl Harbor is a very personal thing to Wes Carey.

Celebrate the holidays while brightening them

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — It’s a holiday tradition that’s stood in the community for 15 years, and Janet Plemmons said she’s happy to keep it going.

Kiwanis member will spread cheer overseas

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

KINGSTON — With Santa Claus’ upcoming busy schedule this year, the big man always manages to recruit others to help out spreading the cheer this season — such as Kingston Kiwanis member Bud Meredith.

Donations overflow for shoebox project

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:22PM

POULSBO — They may be little boxes, but as a group they added up to a big surprise for Operation Christmas Child organizers this year.

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