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Spill moves negotiations back to square one

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:44PM

POULSBO — A recent sewage spill into Liberty Bay had the Lemolo Citizens Club meeting with city and county representatives this week to try and flush out a better plan.

‘The Price is Right’ puts local couple on the map

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:44PM

SUQUAMISH — No matter how young or old a person is, the television show “The Price Is Right” has pretty much always been an American favorite. It’s perfect to watch on lazy summer mornings or when sick in bed.

Great pumpkins rising again in Scandia Valley

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:44PM

POULSBO — Denmark was great but it doesn’t hold a candle to a pumpkin patch in Poulsbo.

Lindvig passage paves way for Fish Park

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:44PM

POULSBO — Visitors to see the stream under the new Lindvig Bridge recently also got a great show.

Austurbruin vexed by nearby clear-cutting

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:44PM

POULSBO — The Austurbruin neighborhood is a tight-knit group of homeowners who like nature hikes, working in their community garden and trading green-thumb secrets.

Science Olympics will reach full boil tonight

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

KINGSTON — The students gathered in the Kingston Junior High gymnasium tonight may be still-growing Galileos or cultivating Copernicuses, but don’t tell them that. They’ll probably think they’re just having fun.

Poulsbo digs in to fall season in style

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

POULSBO — Downtown businesses ushered in autumn last weekend with a dash of elbow grease and a little help from their friends.

White Horse plodding on despite repeated appeals

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

KINGSTON — Two groups that appealed this summer’s decision on the proposed White Horse development had a small victory this week.

Council races leave starting gates

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

POULSBO — In the Poulsbo City Council races for the Nov. 4 election, incumbent Jackie Aitchison will face Connie Lord for position 2 and Jeff McGinty’s bid for re-election in position 4 will be challenged by Elizabeth Hutley.

Suquamish man to run for U.S. Senate

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

SUQUAMISH — While candidates duke it out for local positions during this year’s election, Mark Wilson is starting to prep for his race against U.S. Senator Patty Murray in 2004.

Preparations rolled out for lutefisk dinner

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

POULSBO — When the smells of lefse cooking starts wafting from the First Lutheran kitchens, Little Norway residents know what time it is.

WSTPA summit plugs in again in Poulsbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

POULSBO — Last year, no one was sure if a gathering to talk about the future of technology in government and business would fly.

No longer just an alternative route

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

KINGSTON — The idea of improving Miller Bay Road has been on the county books for years, but as with most projects, it has been a matter of finances and priorities — or the lack thereof.

Patrons can now push library’s buttons

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Friends of the Library’s work is on the up and up but one new project could be classified as being on the up and down. After nearly three years of waiting, the Poulsbo Library recently christened its new elevator with a ride for a few of its star volunteers. Ed Hakanson, who helped get the grant to pay for the machinery said it felt good to finally see the lift in place.

Red Cedar Farm swings open gate

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

LOFALL — On Sept. 30, Red Cedar Farm was abuzz with activity. There was the tractor to paint, animals to feed and the corn maze to finish.

Suquamish improves drainage

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

SUQUAMISH — No, there is not a hotel being constructed in downtown Suquamish. Nor is yet another casino or housing area planned for development there.

Council tells Bight to keep moving on cabin

  • Oct 4, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 6:43PM

POULSBO — While council members weren’t willing to give the Martinson Cabin the thumbs up just yet, they did give the project a pat on the back.

County flushes its no-contact advisory

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

The Kitsap County Health District has been taking measures to ensure Liberty Bay and Ne-Si-Ka Bay are safe for activities after 350,000 gallons of sewage were dumped into area waters Sept. 18.

Giant pumpkin contest snaps, crackles and Popps

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

POULSBO — Two great big pumpkins did something fairly unusual at Valley Nursery last weekend. They beat out a Popp. Not both Popps mind you, but it’s a start.

Oktoberfest is a hit

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

PORT GAMBLE — Oktoberfest made a grand reappearance in Kitsap County last weekend as fans of the German festival flocked on to Port Gamble for the chicken dance, bratwursts and plenty of German beer.

‘The Laramie Project’ draws both applause and protests

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

POULSBO — Sondra Ashton vividly remembers first reading “The Laramie Project.” She said she was deeply moved by the play, depicting interviews with more than 200 residents of Laramie, Wyo. after the violent death of Matthew Shepard.

And you thought your mother’s chicken was dry

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

POULSBO — The chickens hailed from Fred Meyer’s, not the rich banks of the Nile. Other than that, Breidablik Elementary teacher Brittane Hendricks’ fourth grade class did a decent impersonation of an ancient mummification ceremony last week.

Home Depot may round out Olhava anchor tenants

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

POULSBO — First it was Wal-Mart. The next retailer in line to possibly become the second and final anchor tenant at the Olhava property is Home Depot, First Western Investments President Mark Zenger confirmed this week.

Residents take first stab at Old Town Study

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

POULSBO — Old Town residents aren’t crazy, there is a pattern to growth in their neighborhoods, reported architect Mark Hinshaw this week.

Study finds city already runs lean

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:42PM

POULSBO — The way the city does business could be tightened and streamlined for better efficiency, the preliminary findings of the city’s process study said this week.

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