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Locals dig in to help girl battle cancer

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:49PM

KINGSTON — A little girl in California diagnosed with cancer is receiving support from a group of people she barely met last year in the Kingston Cove Yacht Club.

Sisters to get long hair clipped in the name of charity

  • Nov 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 6:49PM

POULSBO — Two local sisters are looking for a few good women, or men, with hair to spare.

Service officers salute veterans

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

POULSBO — Veterans Day was a holiday set aside 50 years ago this month to honor the lives of veterans of all eras and all branches of the military.

Cultural fair runs in Poulsbo’s blood

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

POULSBO — Science, math, language arts, civics, genealogy. One of these subjects does not occupy much time in the minds of seventh, eighth and ninth graders. But perhaps it should.

VFW Hall is more than a place just for veterans

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

KINGSTON — The Veterans of Foreign War Hall on West First Street is normally a quiet hall, modest in its exterior as well as the street where it is located.

Veterans Day closures and changes announced

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

POULSBO —Veterans Day will bring opportunities for the community to honor veterans who have served their country in the armed forces. It will also bring a handful of closures and schedule changes.

Chamber overhauls from the top down

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

POULSBO — A new executive director is right around the corner for the Greater Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce. And that’s just the beginning.

KHS to proceed as planned despite timeline, community concerns

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

POULSBO — Given the fact the timeline is tight and although several community members spoke about potential problems associated with opening a school at the West Kingston site in 2006, school officials and the North Kitsap School District board of directors agreed to continue with the plan to open Kingston High School in three years.

Paladin nets big grant for Puget Sound

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

Software will be first to link health care data.

Liberty Bay Trail may roll in December

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

Long-awaited project goes out to bid in coming weeks.

North Kitsap Election Results

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

Passenger-only proposal fails, Lord unseats Aitchison and McGinty tops Hutley in Poulsbo. Voters elect Delaney, Ahl and Strickland to North Kitsap School District...

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  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

POULSBO — North Kitsap High School junior Mallory McAfee believes she is not just acting when she performs on stage. She likes to think that she can fill the shoes of the person she is portraying.

County pushes White Horse a step closer to starting gate

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:48PM

KINGSTON — Owners of White Horse leaped a few more obstacles this week, taking a strong lead in their personal race to get final approval for their 450-acre development.

Family hopes teen’s death can be lesson for others

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

POULSBO — Most people have heard the adage that drinking and driving kills. Whitney Wells’ friends and family just never thought he’d be the person to bring that lesson home to them.

Native art benefits tribe in many ways

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

LITTLE BOSTON — They are a quiet, peaceful people, but their powerful artwork speaks louder than words.

Spectrum student dies

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

KINGSTON — A 16-year-old Spectrum Community School Student died of a self-inflicted gun wound Oct. 29 in his Indianola residence, law enforcement officials said. A medical aid crew and Suquamish Police responded the 911 call, which was made at 4:15 p.m.

Poulsbo nears end of 2004 number crunch

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

POULSBO — With just two months left before it must pass a 2004 budget, the City of Poulsbo will soon give the public the opportunity to weigh in on its finances.

Boat capsizes in Foulweather winds

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

HANSVILLE — U.S. Coast Guard and North Kitsap Fire & Rescue worked together to save three boaters after their 58-foot fishing boat capsized on Hood Canal near Foulweather Bluff Oct. 28.

Three Sisters Buffet goes belly up while wage investigations continue

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

POULSBO — Another local eatery has been claimed by a location that apparently fails to keep businesses for long.

House of Knowledge gets national attention

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

LITTLE BOSTON — The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe’s efforts to raise money for its House of Knowledge is starting to pay off in many, many ways.

Supporters make a stand, Phelps does not

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

POULSBO — If there was a point Fred Phelps was trying to make Saturday night, it’s pretty safe to say he failed.

Brownies sweeten future for local waterway

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

POULSBO — A group of growing young minds was growing a future for one local waterway last week.

Five elected seats face general election Nov. 4

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

By CARRINA STANTON Staff Writer POULSBO — Elected positions across North Kitsap will be decided by voters during the general election Nov. 4. Poulsbo area voters will join residents across the county in determining the fate of Kitsap Transit’s Proposition 1. If passed, the measure will raise sales and the Motor Vehicle Excise Tax to support a new fleet of Kitsap Transit foot ferries. Four city council positions and one Port of Poulsbo seat are also up for grabs — although only three of the five are contested races. Incumbents Mike Regis and Jim Henry are unopposed for Poulsbo City Council positions 1 and 3 respectively. For Poulsbo City Council position 2, incumbent Jackie Aitchison faces former councilwoman Connie Lord. Aitchison has served on the council since 1991. Lord previously held council position 7 from 1998-2001. Incumbent Jeff McGinty faces Elizabeth Hutley in the race for Poulsbo City Council position 4. McGinty has held his position since 1991 and has been Deputy Mayor since 1999. Hutley has been a Poulsbo resident for about one year and previously worked in Marine Science and hospital management. For the Port of Poulsbo, sitting commissioner Glenn Gilbert has been challenged by Gary Hoskins for position 2. Gilbert was appointed to fill a vacancy on the commission in 2000 and then ran for and won the unexpired term in 2001. Hoskins is currently the Greater Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce interim director and a former officer of the Historic Downtown Poulsbo Association board. Additional voter pamphlet information is available on the Internet at or by calling the Kitsap County Auditor’s Office Elections Division at (360) 337-7128.

North End set for night of fright

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:47PM

It’s that time of year for the spooky ghosts and wee goblins of North Kitsap to come out of hiding for their annual haunting among the communities. From carnivals and music to tunnels of terror, everyone from Harry Potter to Winnie the Pooh shouldn’t have a problem finding a sweet trick or treat Oct. 31.

Getting tricky in Poulsbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:46PM

POULSBO — As sure as a caramel apple will stick to your fillings, Halloween will once again make an appearance in Little Norway Friday.

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