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Total highway closures coming to SR 104, 307 for culvert replacements

  • Jul 26, 2016 at 11:15AM

An around-the-clock closure of State Route 104 will begin at 12:01 a.m. Aug. 1 at Grover’s Creek, milepost 22, outside of Kingston.

Passenger ferry proposal draws kudos, opposition in lead-up to vote this fall

  • Jul 21, 2016 at 9:00PM updated Jul 26, 2016 at 10:26AM

As Kitsap Transit prepares for one of the most important votes this November in the history of passenger-only ferry (POF) service in the Puget Sound region, a stark fact emerged from a public survey conducted in September 2015: Only four out of 10 Kitsap County residents agreed that they had heard anything about plans to provide passenger-only ferry service between Kitsap County and Seattle.

To 'leave this world a better place for our kids' | 2016 Canoe Journey

  • Jul 24, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Jul 26, 2016 at 10:17AM

As Northwest Native canoes passed the spit across the bay from Point Julia on July 24, the setting seemed to fit the theme of the 2016 Canoe Journey/Paddle to Nisqually.

Local soap box racers win heats in Akron

  • Jul 24, 2016 at 4:11PM

Four Poulsbo racers won heats at the 79th FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship July 10-16, in Akron, Ohio. Jacob Poggi got a little help from a stuffed monkey named George

Page directed to fix rift in school district, community

  • Jul 24, 2016 at 3:46PM

Worthington: ‘We are very interested in building that relationship’

Kingston resident believes tiny-house movement could be answer to housing crisis

  • Jul 20, 2016 at 9:16AM

Debbie Masio’s introduction to the new reality of renting in North Kitsap came when she had to find a new place to live and thought, “I’ll just go out and rent a place.” Easier said than done.

Kitsap PUD candidates similar on issues, different in experience | 2016 Election

  • Jul 19, 2016 at 2:15PM

John Armstrong has two decades’ worth of experience as a public utility district commissioner. Rusty Grable has a strong desire to serve the community. Denise Ledingham has ideas shaped by her experience as a public utility district employee. But if offered a chance to tour a wastewater treatment plant, they might have a tough time beating Debra Lester to the head of the line.

Skateboarder struck, killed by pickup truck identified

  • Jul 16, 2016 at 7:39AM

The man killed when he was struck by a pickup truck while riding a skateboard on a street at night has been identified as Bradley Michael Seelye, 34, of Poulsbo.

Demolition of old city hall begins July 18

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 10:00AM updated Jul 16, 2016 at 7:37AM

July 18 is D-Day — Demolition Day — for the old Poulsbo City Hall, 19050 Jensen Way.

Stillwaters Shoreline Eco-Tours depart Sunday

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Jul 16, 2016 at 5:35AM

Stillwaters Marine Education Shoreline Eco-Cruise is 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 17, departing from the Kingston Marina. The exact location will be given to registrants.

Celebration of the cultures of Kitsap | Kitsap Weekly

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 2:16PM

A season of cultural events is in full swing in Kitsap, each a showcase of the enduring beauty and diversity of the region’s history — and a bridge to understanding for observers.

Relay For Life: Troops advance in war on cancer

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 10:00AM updated at 2:18PM

It’s 3:30 in the morning July 9 and a stalwart few are on the front lines, fighting the good fight.

More consideration for birds than people

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 1:39PM

At least Congress can protect ducks, even if they have been unable to do the will of the overwhelming majority of the people and save the lives of hundreds of our innocent fellow citizens.

Political bias at Bainbridge parade

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 1:37PM

Under a cloudy sky of July 4, 2016, 30,000-plus parade-goers at the 49th annual Bainbridge Grand Old Fourth of July Parade witnessed something unusual: illiberality in full display on Our Independence Day.

He hears circus music at Hood Canal Bridge

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 1:37PM

Forgive me, but I am having a hard time distinguishing between circus music and the theme from “The Outer Limits.”

Loves Donna Lee Anderson’s Bookends

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 1:36PM

I love the new column, “Bookends” (by Donna Lee Anderson, July 8 Kitsap Weekly).

City is correct in enforcing rules | In Our Opinion

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 1:35PM

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson sent a powerful message when she pulled consideration of a Central Highland Homes’ development application from the City Council agenda on July 6, saying the developer hadn’t met conditions of approval in an earlier phase of development.

35-year-old man struck by truck, dies

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 10:25AM

A 35-year-old man on a skateboard was struck by a pickup and declared dead at the scene late July 14 on the 3600 block of NE Lincoln Road.

Kitsap Pumas present Hope For A Cure Day for cancer awareness

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 9:38AM

The Kitsap Pumas providing a day of celebration for last game of the 2016 season, July 17.

School board gives superintendent 'favorable' evaluation

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 6:37AM

The North Kitsap School Board gave Superintendent Patty Page a “favorable” evaluation July 14, and issued the following statement regarding the evaluation and the superintendent’s goals for 2016-17.

Lost trophy to be returned to 'Mr. Football 1958-59'

  • Jul 14, 2016 at 12:18PM

Rifling through his garage, Roosevelt Smith stumbled across a golden football. Rather, he stumbled across a copper plaque in the shape of a football, inscribed: “North Kitsap Junior High School, 1958-1959, Ralph Munson, Mr. Football.” He realized the recipient would likely still be alive and wanted to return the plaque if he could.

Talia DeCouteau elected to Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribal Council

  • Jul 12, 2016 at 4:01PM

Talia DeCoteau, a geoduck diver pursuing her bachelor’s degree in Tribal Government and Business Management, was elected July 11 to the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribal Council.

Navy officer due in court for allegedly threatening officer, setting fire

  • Jul 12, 2016 at 2:26PM

A Poulsbo man accused of wrestling with and threatening the life of a police officer who tried to stop him from setting fire to debris in the roadway goes to court at 9 a.m. July 13 on charges of second-degree arson and harassment.

Court appearance July 20 for suspect in 1987 rape

  • Jul 12, 2016 at 6:00AM updated at 11:02AM

For 26 years, Warron Big Eagle lived a very public life in Oklahoma. But Big Eagle had a past people in his adopted home didn’t know about. Big Eagle was actually fugitive Ronald Lee Paulson, suspect in the 1987 rape of a young family member in Poulsbo, Washington.

People strut their stuff at the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event | Slideshow

  • Jul 11, 2016 at 11:04AM

YWCA Kitsap County's 2016 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event, held July 9 at the Evergreen Park in Bremerton, attracted dozens of men, women and children to the event.

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