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Fare thee well, Karen Flynn

  • Apr 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:14PM

t Dignitaries gather to give retiring county auditor a final sendoff.

Free educational video to instill a love of nature in students

  • Apr 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:14PM

POULSBO — Kitsap County residents can’t live without the environment, so they must learn to live with it.

Pain at the Pump: Nonprofits’ pockets are being pinched

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:14PM

Raelena Rodriquez’s office is a hopping place these days. The client services advocate for the North Kitsap Fishline finds her time is in shorter supply as rising gas prices drive more people into her office. While a bigger chunk of the Average Joe’s budget is shifted to their fuel tank, some are forced to turn to local food banks to put meals on the table.

Annexation put on ‘pause’

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:14PM

POULSBO — Two proposed annexations were shelved by the Poulsbo City Council Wednesday night. And along with them, two public hearings. More than 50 concerned citizens packed the city council chambers, many of them hoping to speak regarding one of two patches of Urban Growth Area (UGA) up for inclusion in the city.

Lighting the way

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

HANSVILLE — In the winter of 1879, the 27-foot tall lighthouse at Point No Point was still incomplete. There was no lens or lantern to guide ships passing through Admiralty Inlet and there were no glass panes to protect the inside of the tower from the storms. For three months, John S. Maggs, the first light-keeper, braved the wind and rain pounding the tower to hold up a household lantern to light the way for passing vessels.

Marine Science Center loses funding

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

POULSBO — It seems one Liberty Bay educational institution simply can’t catch a break. The Poulsbo Marine Science Center, an aquarium with a set of classrooms and a floating lab for area students, saw $100,000 in much-needed state funding pulled after Gov. Christine Gregoire’s Tuesday veto.

Kingston businesses need local traffic, parking

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

KINGSTON — Downtown Kingston businesses can’t survive off revenue generated solely from travel and tourism, said Pete Sullivan, associate planner for Kitsap County Department of Community Development (DCD). “It doesn’t pay the rent.” Businesses need repeat and local customers to generate and revive the downtown area, Sullivan said. This is one of the goals expressed in the sub-area planning project run by joint efforts between the DCD, Kingston Citizen’s Advisory Council and public input.

Depression drives headlines, human nature in last half of 1928-33

  • Apr 5, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

The information and photos in this story were compiled by the Poulsbo Historical Society.

Dog Speak 101: Communicating with man’s best friend

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

One night, dog trainer Dianne Canafax awoke to her dog Roofus’ insistent barking and whimpering. It was uncommon behavior for Roofus, but in her sleepy state, Canafax said she thought he was just being “a pill.”

Poulsbo Fire EMS Levy up for voters’ approval

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

t Emergency

Vinland: They can hear you now

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

t Controversial Verizon tower

Enjoying the fruits (and veggies) of local labor

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:13PM

t Market opens April 12 with new and favorite

It’s not easy being green

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

t Bald eagle beats builder

Learning year-round

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

t M&M kids never take

A picture’s worth a thousand words

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

SUQUAMISH — On April 13, Kitsap County residents are invited to see the Suquamish community through the lens of a camera and eyes of a child.

911 Briefs

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

A 16-year-old Poulsbo boy was placed in juvenile detention and an 18-year-old Central Kitsap man were arrested and booked in jail April 2 for stealing a friend’s parents’ white BMW . The 16-year-old driver didn’t have his license and was issued a traffic citation for driving the wrong way on a one way street in East Bremerton.

Step aside, Rosie the Riveter

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

t An all-woman crew builds a Habitat home.

Still no sign of last NK burglary suspect

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

t Police seek public’s help in locating Donald Lloyd Pugh, 44.

Washington sworn in as new auditor

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

PORT ORCHARD — The Kitsap County commissioners unanimously appointed Walter E. Washington last week to replace Karen Flynn, who retired as county auditor.

Fire displaces Poulsbo family

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:12PM

Poulsbo – A fire caused by spontaneous combustion of improperly disposed oil-based paint rags left a young family of four without a home.

Teens hospitalized after SR 305 crash

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11PM

A 17-year-old Poulsbo boy and 19-year-old Poulsbo man were taken to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton after sustaining serious injuries in a car crash about midnight Monday.

Island cyclist recovering after hit-and-run accident

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11PM

t Poulsbo woman facing charges.

Tribal Peace Officers bill passes into law

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11PM

SUQUAMISH —

Politician, NK resident Ellen Craswell dies

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11PM

POULSBO — Longtime Kitsap resident and politician Ellen Craswell died April 5.

Poulsbo calls up Annexation Task Force

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11PM

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