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Illegal gill nets hooked by Suquamish PD

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

POULSBO — Illegal gill nets were removed from the North End of Liberty Bay by Suquamish Police crews Tuesday.

Suquamish pond earns national honor

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

SUQUAMISH — The Suquamish Basket Marsh isn’t finished helping kids learn, and apparently it’s not finished earning accolades, either. The pond located at Suquamish Elementary — which was designed and built by students, community volunteers, the school district, the Suquamish Tribe and plenty of others — has won the President’s Environmental Youth Award.

Sewage overflows into Bay

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

KEYPORT — A seven day no-contact advisory has been issued for the waters of North and Central Kitsap after a pump station in Brownsville failed, releasing more than 350,000 gallons of sewage.

Kingston foot ferries receive wave reviews

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

KINGSTON — People had the opportunity to speak their minds on the proposed foot ferries plan this week and those who spoke were all in favor of connecting Kitsap County to Seattle in more ways than one.

Dust off the polka attire

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

PORT GAMBLE — When it comes to eating a German seasonal sausage loaded with sauerkraut and throwing back a rich German beer, Rohn Rutledge remembers a time when North Kitsap reveled in the fall traditions of Oktoberfest.

Local support lessens struggle for a child

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

KINGSTON — This summer’s progress of Brandon Rowan’s health is impressing his mother every day. But what impresses Crickett Rowan even more is the support from the community her family has received as they struggle through her middle child’s toddler years.

Williams turns new page for historical society

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

POULSBO — Muriel Williams remembers watching a blacksmith work hot embers where Tequila’s Bar and Grill is now. She remembers when the local newspaper used to be right downtown where Gifts of Promise is now. And she remembers when she and four others decided these historical memories were so important that they needed to found an historical society.

Foot ferry discussion aims to inform public

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

KINGSTON — Questions have been asked and people have been wondering how a certain transportation proposal in the upcoming November election could change the future of Kitsap County.

Local kids end summer with a drive for Fishline food bank

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

POULSBO — While other kids were squeezing the last bit of fun out of summer, three local kids were making sure a few more families had enough to eat.

Garden club gets rooted

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

KINGSTON — The women who make the Little City By the Sea beautiful with their floral creativity are back at it again. Members of the Kingston Garden Club will meet today at 10 a.m. at the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue headquarters on Miller Bay Road to kick off their 53rd year as an organization.KINGSTON — The women who make the Little City By the Sea beautiful with their floral creativity are back at it again. Members of the Kingston Garden Club will meet today at 10 a.m. at the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue headquarters on Miller Bay Road to kick off their 53rd year as an organization.

Something’s rotten on the Poulsbo boardwalk

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

POULSBO — After speculation last week that he may have to close the waterfront boardwalk this winter, Public Works Superintendent Bill Duffy said it will stay open.

New event sails in for antique yachts

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

POULSBO — Little Norway will be trying a new spin on an old event when a familiar group of antique yachts grace Liberty Bay this weekend.

County road idea irks Hansvillites

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

HANSVILLE — Residents along Hood Canal Drive NE are fighting to keep their road the way it is — small with just minor pavement repairs. But Kitsap County has proposed several options to enlarge the route, including building a brand new road.

Suquamish Tribe explores Old Man Park’s use for the public

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

SUQUAMISH — The Suquamish Tribe wants to hear from the people who matter the most when it comes to the Old Man House State Park — the people who use it.

Positive action comes out of tragic events

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

KINGSTON — Members of the North Kitsap Boys & Girls Club are emphasizing Jan. 5, 2004 as a very important day to mark on next year’s calendar.KINGSTON — Members of the North Kitsap Boys & Girls Club are emphasizing Jan. 5, 2004 as a very important day to mark on next year’s calendar.KINGSTON — Members of the North Kitsap Boys & Girls Club are emphasizing Jan. 5, 2004 as a very important day to mark on next year’s calendar.

Suquamish project hits a bump

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

SUQUAMISH — The renovation of Suquamish Elementary’s mechanical and electronic system has suffered a short circuit. The North Kitsap School District expected to receive about $1.2 million in matching funds from the state for the project, which should begin next summer.SUQUAMISH — The renovation of Suquamish Elementary’s mechanical and electronic system has suffered a short circuit. The North Kitsap School District expected to receive about $1.2 million in matching funds from the state for the project, which should begin next summer.SUQUAMISH — The renovation of Suquamish Elementary’s mechanical and electronic system has suffered a short circuit. The North Kitsap School District expected to receive about $1.2 million in matching funds from the state for the project, which should begin next summer.

Info doesn’t stack up for city council on cabin yet

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

POULSBO — Interest in moving the Martinson log cabin to Nelson Park is high but the city council isn’t quite ready to get out the moving boxes just yet.

Fire departments plan

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue and Poulsbo Fire Department will be hosting community gatherings this week to remember the victims of the terrorist attacks that took place Sept. 11, 2001. The commemorative gathering will provide an opportunity to honor the victims of the tragedy, including fire service, law enforcement, civilians and families of those who were lost, as well as the three attack sites, the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pa.

Keeping the town all fixed up

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:41PM

KINGSTON — It may have the insignia of a nation-wide chain store, but the owners of Henery’s Hardware say its Kingston location is family-owned and run.

Cable franchise signals new things

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — What happens when Poulsbo residents flip on their television sets the next 10 years will be determined by the city council this month.

Classic yacht event cooks

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — Budding Julia Childs, Emeril Lagasses and Bobby Flays will have a place to strut their culinary stuff this month in Little Norway. A chili cook-off and a pie baking contest have been added to the line up at the 7th Annual Classic Yacht Rendezvous, which will be held Sept. 19-21 at the Poulsbo Waterfront. The event will feature tours of classic boats from the Northwest Classic Yacht Association, but organizers added the cooking contests as part of the new family-friendly theme.

Point No Point plays its cards just right

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

LITTLE BOSTON — The Point No Point Casino is growing faster than a crowd around a winning slot machine. The former Little Boston Bingo Hall has expanded three times since its grand opening in Feb. 2002, with the most recent growth taking place Labor Day weekend.

NK Schools to honor 9/11 victims

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — North Kitsap schools’ commemoration of Sept. 11, 2001 will be more low-key this year.

Putting one foot before the other for a cure

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

POULSBO — Sisters Betty Bennett, Rebecca Finch and Christlyn Hill will never forget the empty wheelchair. Bennett walking, Finch pushing a walker and Hill in a wheelchair, the trio had nearly made the trek around Seattle’s Green Lake at the first ever Walk for Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD). When the finish line was in sight, Bennett urged Hill to leave her wheelchair behind.

Cleared country corner is no longer a mystery

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:40PM

KINGSTON — Mike Clementz was more than happy to explain last week why the corner of State Route 104 and Miller Bay Road had been recently cleared. The President and CEO of Frontier Financial Corporation, which owns Poulsbo-based Frontier Bank, confirmed Sept. 2 that his company owns the 13-acre property and plans to develop a portion of it with local businesses.

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