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Two injured in two-car crash at 104 and Hansville Road

  • Dec 15, 2015 at 10:51AM

Two people were injured in a two-car collision at 6:55 a.m. Dec. 15 at Highway 104 and Hansville Road. Washington State Patrol reported that Olympia G. Eastman, 80, of Hansville, and Christopher G. Simek, 48, of Poulsbo were both taken by aid unit to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton.

Tis the Season magazine wins first place in national contest

  • Dec 14, 2015 at 10:42AM

The 2014 Tis the Season magazine won first place in its category in the Local Media Association 2015 Advertising & Promotions Contest. The magazine is a publication of the Bainbridge Island Review and the North Kitsap Herald.

Bus driver blamed for accident involving bicyclist on Highway 305

  • Dec 12, 2015 at 10:48AM

A Kitsap Transit bus driver is to blame for the early November accident that left a 52-year-old bicyclist with serious injuries after he was hit while biking alongside Highway 305, according to Bainbridge Island police.

Coffee Oasis ‘actually saved my life’ | Neighbors Helping Neighbors

  • Dec 12, 2015 at 10:00AM

Annalees Hern doesn’t know where she’d be if she hadn’t found The Coffee Oasis in Poulsbo about four years ago. She was homeless and facing time in jail. “This place actually saved my life,” Hern said. “... I would not be here without this place.”

Spartan girls sneak past Kingston in OT

  • Dec 11, 2015 at 12:45PM

A roller coaster ride of leads and comebacks Monday saw the Spartans come out ahead in a nail biter of a battle against the visiting Kingston High Buccaneers, the team’s first home game of the season.

Appellate court upholds eviction; Kingston Adventures may reopen at new location elsewhere

  • Dec 11, 2015 at 10:50AM

The state Court of Appeals Division I upheld the Port of Kingston’s eviction of Kingston Adventures from the marina, Dec. 7. Beth Brewster, who with her husband Rob owns Kingston Adventures, had alleged that the port evicted her business in retaliation for her criticizing the port in public. She also alleged port officials discriminated against her because she is a woman.

Agate Dreams opens, with dreams for the future

  • Dec 11, 2015 at 9:07AM

Someday, proponents say, popping a mint into your mouth for a little boost from THC will be looked at no differently than pouring a cup of coffee for a caffeine jolt.

Celebrants carry on through Julefest rains

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Dec 11, 2015 at 9:32AM

There was no bonfire at Julefest this year. But there was rain. Lots and lots of rain. Though, despite the inclement weather — which was clearly the work of Loki — hundreds of Poulsbo residents attended the annual Lucia Bride ceremony Dec. 5 at Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park.

'Shop With a Cop' brings early Christmas

  • Dec 8, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Dec 10, 2015 at 2:08PM

About 110 police officers lined the front of Walmart Dec. 5 awaiting a motorcade. They weren’t greeting politicians or dignitaries or celebrities. They were waiting for two busloads of kids to arrive so they could take them shopping.

Poulsbo finishes second at Divisional Champs | Swimming

  • Dec 8, 2015 at 9:34AM

The Poulsbo Piranha Swim Team placed second at the 2015 Pacific Northwest Fall Divisional Championships, Dec. 5-6 at the Olympic Aquatic Center in Silverdale. Ten clubs were entered. Strong performances by almost every swimmer helped the team to a great finish.

22nd annual Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony held in Keyport

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 6:03PM

KEYPORT – At the end of the 22nd annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony at Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Capt. Francis Spencer III, commanding officer for the center, shook hands with five servicemen who had been at Pearl Harbor on that fateful day.

Pearl Harbor survivors honored at Naval Undersea Museum

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 2:00PM updated at 5:42PM

Five survivors of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor attended the 22nd remembrance at Naval Undersea Museum, Keyport Dec. 7.

Severe-weather shelters open; heavy rain and wind expected

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 5:06PM

Kitsap County’s severe weather shelters will be open Dec. 7-8 because of potentially heavy rain and wind, the Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management reported.

Naval Base Kitsap - Bangor reports sewer spill

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 4:58PM

Naval Base Kitsap - Bangor has reported a 12,000-gallon sewage spill into the stormwater collection system that serves the base, the Kitsap Public Health District reported Dec. 7.

Amid the darkness, there is light | Neighbors Helping Neighbors

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 1:01PM

Editor’s note: This is the first of four stories in a North Kitsap Herald holiday series, Neighbors Helping Neighbors. The series calls attention to little-known causes that change lives in our community — and how you can help.

About our series: Neighbors Helping Neighbors | In Our Opinion

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 12:54PM

Each story in this series will introduce you to each cause or program, and then let you know how you can help. We’re publishing the series during this season of giving because we want you to know that you can help make a difference anytime, all year long. Let us know what you think.

A concert that will soothe the soul | Editor's Notebook

  • Dec 7, 2015 at 12:19PM

On this night, as an evening chill descended over Poulsbo, beautiful voices sang out with a different message, a message to anyone who thinks violence is a way to resolve conflict, a message to those who fear that senseless violence is to become commonplace in our communities and country.

Fish Park's hidden gem

  • Dec 5, 2015 at 9:00AM

With the exception of a small salmon mural along the sidewalk, the Lindvig Way bridge is about as ordinary as any other bridge — a gray mix of asphalt, concrete and guard rails. The understory of the bridge, however, is far from ordinary.

Meet Marvel Comics artist Jeffrey Veregge Dec. 5 at Kitsap Mall

  • Dec 3, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Dec 4, 2015 at 9:08AM

Jeffrey Veregge visited Wolfle Elementary School Nov. 20 to talk about his art. Next, he's headed to Silverdale for a meet and greet to share his new comic book, Dec. 5

City approves pay hikes for police, local

  • Dec 4, 2015 at 9:08AM

The City of Poulsbo struck a deal with two unions to increase wages Dec. 2. The City Council signed collective bargaining agreements with the Poulsbo Police Officers Association and Teamsters Local 589. Councilman Ed Stern said the negotiations were the easiest in which he’s participated.

High winds forecasted in North Kitsap

  • Dec 3, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Dec 4, 2015 at 5:52AM

The National Weather Service is forecasting rain and high winds late Dec. 3 in North Kitsap. Wind gusts could top 40 mph in many areas.

Julefest Dec. 5 at Poulsbo's Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park

  • Dec 1, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Dec 3, 2015 at 8:29PM

The holiday season is a window into the richness and beauty of Poulsbo’s diverse cultures, with Native American art, a Mexican-American celebration of faith, and a traditional Scandinavian celebration.

No humans or animals harmed in veterinary fire

  • Dec 1, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Dec 3, 2015 at 8:25PM

All animals are safe following a dryer fire at an animal clinic in Poulsbo. Poulsbo Fire Department, North Kitsap Fire and Rescue and Bainbridge Island Fire Department responded to the fire about noon Dec. 1 at Companion Animal Wellness Center Veterinary Hospital on Lemolo Shore Drive.

North Kitsap Schools Foundation awards nearly $60,000 in grants

  • Nov 30, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Dec 1, 2015 at 12:00PM

Farm-to-table projects. A traveling Tribal museum. Cigar-box ukuleles. A field trip to Seattle’s Benaroya Hall. The North Kitsap Schools Foundation is touching academics in the community one grant at a time.

Use some balance in cartoon selection

  • Dec 1, 2015 at 10:50AM

I’m looking at your Nov. 20 cartoon showing the caricature of a biblical scene of Middle Eastern refugees being refused carte blanche entry to some States.

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