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Cruisers’ cannon wrecked a quiet weekend

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 6:00AM

The events of the Pacific Northwest Cruisers that took place on the downtown waterfront was, I’m sure, enjoyable to those attending, but it was extremely annoying to those of us across the water.

Poulsbo should allow sale of marijuana

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 6:00AM

Come on, Poulsbo! Read the science, join the modern world and allow us to buy our marijuana locally

Kitsap County Fair: A showcase of our talents | In Our Opinion

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 6:00AM

With summer racing past and a school year racing toward us, with elections behind us and before us, with wildfires and Donald Trump dominating our headlines and demanding our time, we need the fair.

Point of Grace in concert Aug. 22 at Gateway Fellowship

  • Aug 21, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 4:18PM

Point of Grace, two-time Grammy nominees and five-time Gospel Music Association song of the year and album of the year winners, are including Poulsbo in their “A Thousand Little Things” tour. The trio performs Aug. 22 at Gateway Fellowship.

Aug. 22 benefit concert: West Sound Academy students turn dream into reality

  • Aug 21, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 4:18PM

A group of West Sound Academy students wanted to do something that was bigger than participating in the school’s Queer Straight Alliance club — a project that would help the local community and have a lasting impact. That effort — Listen to Your Art Music and Art Festival — is Aug. 22 in Port Gamble.

‘Thornbrook:' Discover the mystery

  • Aug 21, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 4:11PM

Local filmmakers produce a steampunk mystery series for Monoculus Films.

Homeless in Kitsap County: The count is 496 — but it’s probably higher

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 9:00AM

496. According to statistics gathered during Kitsap County’s annual Point in Time Count earlier this year, that’s how many people who could be classified as homeless in Kitsap County.

Arrest of murder suspect the result of long, exhaustive investigation, sheriff says

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Aug 21, 2015 at 10:27AM

The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office arrested Geraldo “Jerry” Castro De Jesus in connection with the murder of Heather Kelso, 29, and Kaden Lum, 2, at Kariotis Mobile Home Park. "March 28, 2015, is a day the Kitsap community will not forget. Law enforcement will not forget,” said Sheriff Gary Simpson at a press conference at the Kitsap County Administration building Aug. 20. “This is the day that two members of our community were murdered at their home.”

Readers' choices announced in 'Best of North Kitsap'

  • Aug 21, 2015 at 9:54AM

The 2015 Best of North Kitsap will be included in the Aug. 28 North Kitsap Herald. Meanwhile, it's available at the Herald office and online.

Firefighters, trolls, new hotel among top stories

  • Aug 21, 2015 at 3:00AM updated at 9:42AM

Those are the top stories in the Aug. 21 North Kitsap Herald, available now at newsstands and in stores. The Aug. 21 Herald is 52 pages in three sections: News, Kitsap Weekly, and the 2015 Kitsap County Fair & Stampede Guide.

Update: Suspect will be arraigned on murder charges 11 a.m. Aug. 21

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 4:27PM

Geraldo Castro DeJesus will be arraigned on murder charges at 11 a.m. Aug. 21 in Courtroom 272, Kitsap County Superior Court. DeJesus is suspected of the shooting deaths of a woman and a child at Kariotis Mobile Home Park in March. He was arrested early Aug. 20, the sheriff’s department reported.

Witnesses recount Motel 6 blast

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 4:25PM

An acrid smell of smoke filled the air near Motel 6 in Bremerton as firefighters and other emergency personnel dealt with an explosion that partially destroyed the building around 8:30 p.m. Aug. 18. The acting hotel manager, Tonya Hinds, evacuated the building after being informed of a gas leak shortly before 8 p.m. Hinds, a former volunteer firefighter, said she stepped outside the motel and could hear the leak about 50 yards away. “The smell was so intense I knew this was very big,” Hinds said. “I called 911 immediately.”

Sandstrom served three 20-year federal careers, protected the president | Passages

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 3:12PM

A celebration of his life is scheduled for 2 p.m. Aug. 22 at Flower Mound United Methodist Church, 3950 Bruton Orand Blvd., Flower Mound, Texas. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the church Pipe Organ Fund; or to the Neuro-Oncology Research Fund, Baylor Health Care System Foundation, 3600 Gaston Ave., Suite 100, Dallas, Texas 75246.

Local firefighters helping to battle fires east of Cascades

  • Aug 17, 2015 at 8:00PM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 3:37PM

Several local firefighters are east of the mountains, helping battle fires at the Kettle and Reach complexes in Okanogan and Chelan counties.

Grethe M. Herlin | Passages

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 3:06PM

Grethe M. Herlin passed away on Aug. 7 at Island Health and Rehabilitation on Bainbridge Island. She was 97.

Eric A. Rasmussen, M.D. | Passages

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 3:02PM

Eric A. Rasmussen, M.D., was born March 22, 1942 in Chicago and was raised in East Grand Rapids, Michigan. Eric was devoted to his high school sweetheart, Carole Wolcott, and he went home to be with Jesus the day after their 51st anniversary.

Kenneth D. Lindgren | Passages

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 2:54PM

Kenneth D. Lindgren died peacefully on Friday night, June 26, surrounded by people who lovingly cared for him. Please join his family in celebrating this dynamic, joyful man at a memorial service 1 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Gateway Fellowship Sanctuary in Poulsbo.

Mark Fawcett | Passages

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 2:49PM

Mark Fawcett passed peacefully at Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton on Aug. 16. He grew up in Winona, Minnesota. He met his wife of 46 years, Gay, in Philadelphia at the Buck Ridge Ski Club. He is survived by his wife; daughters, Kim and Susie; and brothers, OJ and Raymond.

Poulsbo is going overboard on protecting privately owned trees

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 2:32PM

I read the article "She gave the tree a voice" with both humor and disbelief (page A1, Aug. 7 Herald). Why is it that businesses (whether large or small) put up with radical preservationists and these people are freely allowed to negatively impact the progress of legal operations?

Sheriff: Suspect in double-homicide arrested, booked

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 12:44PM

A suspect in the double-homicide at Karotis Mobile Home Park in March was arrested and booked early Aug. 20, the sheriff’s department reported. Detectives arrested the suspect without incident at 8:30 a.m. at his place of employment, the sheriff’s office reported.

For lower health care costs, avoid trips to ER, panel says

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 11:02AM

Keeping a lid on the cost of health care is a concern of most Kitsap residents. And according to an expert panel at the Kitsap Business Forum Aug. 11, the key to keeping costs low while still providing quality care will require a combination of preventative care, ceasing the use of tobacco products and encouraging people to visit their doctor regularly instead of going to very expensive emergency departments.

Residents will get a look at proposed Point Hotel

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 9:22AM

The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe hosts an open house regarding its proposed four-story, 94-room hotel, 6-8 p.m. Aug. 20 in The Point Casino Event Center. It's a chance for residents to learn more about the project, including the construction schedule and on-site amenities, and peruse site plans and project renderings on display. Project planners will be available to answer questions and discuss various elements of the new hotel.

Exploring gluten-free graham crackers | Kitsap Weekly

  • Aug 14, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Aug 20, 2015 at 7:17AM

My oh my, I do love graham crackers! Thank goodness Pamela’s Products just came out with their newest gluten-free products: graham crackers, cinnamon, chocolate and honey in traditional squares or minis.

Security videos show Motel 6 blast

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 5:00PM updated at 7:43PM

Videos show blast from Aug. 18 Motel 6 gas explosion.

'I thought it was a bomb': Explosion destroys part of Bremerton Motel 6

  • Aug 18, 2015 at 10:00PM updated Aug 19, 2015 at 10:49AM

BREMERTON – An acrid smell of smoke filled the air near Motel 6 in Bremerton as firefighters and other emergency personnel dealt with an explosion that partially destroyed the building around 8 p.m. Aug. 18.

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