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NKSD intends to train all staff in suicide prevention

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 4:35PM

The second-leading cause of death for Washingtonians age 10–24 is suicide. That’s higher than the national average. This has prompted the state Legislature to call for a task force on suicide prevention.

Brown contributes 10 for Bentley | College Basketball

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 9:16AM

Freshman guard Kristin Brown, North Kitsap High School 2014, provided a career-best 10 points off the bench for Bentley University in the Falcons’ 64-62 loss to St. Michael’s College in a nationally-televised Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball game at Dana Center, Feb. 14.

Agate Pass Bridge cleaning almost finished

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 3:36PM

More work, traffic delays ahead as bridge is inspected for rust and other repairs.

Harrison Medical Center and Regence reach agreement

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 2:51PM

Harrison Medical Center, a part of CHI Franciscan Health, and Regence BlueShield today announced an agreement on a new contract providing Regence members access to all local health care services at Harrison Medical Center and Harrison HealthPartners at in-network rates.

Putting the pedal to the mettle: It’s playoff time

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 5:31AM

North Kitsap and Kingston high school basketball players, gymnasts, swimmers and wrestlers compete in Division 2A regional, district and state playoffs this weekend.

Hudson Auto Center expanding onto former Courtesy Ford site

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:11PM

Hudson Auto Center is moving into a portion of the former Ford dealership on Viking Avenue, and will expand its used-car inventory, while also bringing RV sales back to the area.

Construction could start in March on Kitsap Transit park-and-ride

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:39PM

Kitsap Transit has long desired to plant a transit center in Poulsbo that would link commutes throughout the region. That desire will soon be a reality.

Right now, no North Kitsap students out with pertussis

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:33PM

North Kitsap students have dodged the outbreak, thus far. There have been 55 cases of pertussis reported to Kitsap Public Health District since June 2014. Nineteen cases have occurred since the beginning of January. Generally, Kitsap County sees about 14 cases per year.

New plans for old city hall site: Apartments, not hotel

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 9:00AM

Poulsbo can expect to see apartments added to the downtown landscape, instead of the previously expected hotel.

City will prosecute minor offenses, end contract with county prosecutor

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 9:00AM

The City of Poulsbo will end its contract with the Kitsap County Prosecutor’s Office for prosecution services in Municipal Court, in favor of bringing the job closer to home.

Staying young with a tune | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 9:00AM

Webb, 72, is a Bainbridge Island resident who spends his days singing folk music locally. Before settling into his current lifestyle, Webb took to the road to entertain thousands of school children with his repertoire of American folk tunes.

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 9:00AM

Horoscopes for Feb. 18 through March 5. "We are in the midst of a shift in ages...graduating from the Age of Pisces and taking on the Age of Aquarius’ mission of innovation and inclusion."

The Book End | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 9:00AM

The 10 best-selling titles in January for adults and kids/teens at Liberty Bay Books in Poulsbo.

Band of birds | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 15, 2015 at 9:00AM

Kitsap Audubon: Why do birds around Kitsap, and the world, group together?

Bushel & Barrel rolls out its first kegs of cider | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 1:00PM

Imbibe: Bushel & Barrel Ciderhouse boasts itself as the first ciderhouse in Kitsap. It rolled out its first kegs in January and its cider has slowly filled local markets and pubs.

Deadline Feb. 15 for open enrollment in health plan

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 10:25AM

As of Jan. 31, Kitsap County has enrolled 1,362 new Qualified Health Plan enrollees and 3,127 Qualified Health Plan renewals. Statewide, more than 132,000 residents have enrolled in a Qualified Health Plan.

Harrison, Regence contract talks 'on the goal line'

  • Feb 11, 2015 at 2:38PM

In the wake of last year's failed negotiations on medical reimbursements, Regence BlueShield and Harrison Medical Center have returned to the table and are expected to finalize a new contract soon.

Harrison, Regence could announce new agreement soon

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Feb 11, 2015 at 1:21PM

Thompson said Harrison and Regence are working on a joint press release that could possibly be released this week

The house that nobody wants: Mayor hopes to acquire property for creek restoration | Slideshow

  • Feb 10, 2015 at 2:00PM updated at 4:50PM

Here’s the vision: The old house would be removed and the land made part of Centennial Park. Dogfish Creek would be allowed to delta here just like it did historically (recent residents have probably called it “flooding”). A culvert, listed on a city survey as the most problematic in all of Poulsbo, would be replaced to ease the streamflow.

Poulsbo's new deputy police chief 'a well-rounded guy'

  • Feb 10, 2015 at 3:19PM

Sgt. John Halsted, a 20-year law enforcement veteran, was promoted to deputy chief by Police Chief Alan Townsend, Feb. 10. The appointment will take effect on Feb. 16. Townsend said there’s a “99.9 percent chance” Halsted’s replacement as sergeant will be promoted from within the ranks, followed by the hiring of a new officer.

Day 1 of Agate Pass Bridge work: ‘Traffic was manageable’ | Slideshow

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 4:51PM

Kitsap commuters’ Y2K moment was anticlimactic Feb. 9, with no reported problems as the Agate Pass Bridge was reduced to one lane for part of the day.

Glogg Fest adds a Scandivanian punch to Winter Rendezvous | Slideshow

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 2:05PM

The Boat Guy’s Winter Rendezvous — and Glogg Fest — drew crowds to downtown Poulsbo and gave a jolt to the local economy Feb. 6-8.

Senator seeking answers: Fish and Wildlife enforcement splintered by internal conflict | 2015 Session

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 12:42PM

Controversy surrounding the department’s administration — including internal investigations, allegations of cronyism and a federal civil-rights lawsuit — has been circulating among Washington’s game wardens and marine officers for years. But what was once an internal affair has now boiled over into the Legislature, and the level of dysfunction is becoming undeniable.

Pinot Noir drives the Oregon wine industry | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 10, 2015 at 10:00AM

Great Northwest Wine: When someone says, “Oregon wine,” the automatic thought often is “Pinot Noir.” This is because the noble red grape of France’s Burgundy region drives everything about the Oregon wine industry.

2015 CVG winners | Kitsap Week

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 10:42AM

The winners of the 2015 CVG Show have been announced. All the juried work will be on display through February at Bremerton's Collective Visions Gallery.

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