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The backbone of the state’s wine industry | Kitsap Week

  • Jun 7, 2014 at 11:00AM

Great Northwest Wine: The Wahluke Slope is in the middle of nowhere and unlikely to be on many lists for a wine-touring destination. Yet this warm region around the town of Mattawa has long been the backbone of the Washington wine industry.

Maintenance work to delay drivers on SR 104 Hood Canal Bridge and SR 3

  • Jun 8, 2014 at 11:00AM

Drivers traveling near the Hood Canal Bridge on State Route 104 should plan ahead for scheduled maintenance-related draw span openings this week.

Kustom Kulture draws a crowd | Kitsap Week

  • Jun 5, 2014 at 2:52PM

The Kustom Kulture Festival came to North Kitsap on May 31 and June 1. Live music was provided by 19 bands, ranging from rockabilly to outlaw country. More than 250 classic cars showed up, along with more than 200 motorcycles. Organizers estimate that more than 3,000 people attended the festival this year.

Honoring heroes in the family | Kitsap Week

  • Jun 6, 2014 at 9:00AM

Honoring Kitsap family members, their life-saving efforts, and more.

‘Catfish Moon’ continues at the Jewel Box Theatre in Poulsbo | Kitsap Week

  • Jun 5, 2014 at 3:07PM

"Catfish Moon" shows Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. The play will continue until June 22 at the theater located at 225 Iverson St., Poulsbo.

Cruise ship visits not a big economic impact — yet

  • Jun 6, 2014 at 8:00AM

American Cruise Lines has added Poulsbo to its current schedule of Puget Sound stops.

Old city hall sold for $1.2 million | Update

  • Jun 5, 2014 at 2:57PM

The buyer, Mike Burns, and Mayor Becky Erickson signed paperwork for the purchase June 5.

Residents weigh in on proposed sign code

  • Jun 5, 2014 at 9:41AM

Kitsap County Planning Commissioners got a earful Tuesday during a public hearing on a proposed new sign code for unincorporated areas of the county. Some residents said they found it limits free speech, while others said the current code is confusing.

'Gentleman on Bainbridge Island' buying Poulsbo's old city hall site for $1.2 million

  • Jun 5, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 8:46AM

Poulsbo's old city hall, vacant since November 2010, may have a buyer. "We have sold the old city hall property to a gentleman on Bainbridge Island for $1.2 million," Mayor Becky Erickson said June 4. "It's a contingency sale. We have to perform certain things and he has to perform certain things, but we have every expectation that the (property) is being sold."

Michael Robert Miguel | Passages

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 5:18PM

Michael R. Miguel passed away on May 18 at Fidalgo Care Center in Anacortes. He was 59. He was born on Aug. 7, 1954 in Antioch, California to John Paul Miguel (deceased) and Maureen Pell of Mount Vernon, Washington. Mike spent many years in the Anacortes area, where he enjoyed visiting with family and friends. He previously resided in Kingston.

Ecology: Reduce landslide risk by avoiding slide-prone areas | Series

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 3:16PM

On May 2, the North Kitsap Herald reported that the U.S. Geological Survey had identified 180 areas at risk for landslide in Kitsap County, and what happened when development occurred in some of those areas. On May 9, the Herald reported on a Poulsbo condominium project that is proposed on a slope with a history of recent slides. Today, the Herald shares the state Department of Ecology’s recommendations on ways you can minimize your risk.

Kingston's Nitchman selected as league MVP | Boys soccer

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 1:43PM

The Olympic League boys soccer MVP didn't score a plethora of goals. He didn't accumulate many assists, either.

North Kitsap Fishline celebration June 7 at noon | Neighbors Helping Neighbors

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 10:00AM

After years of dreaming and planning, Fishline moved into its new facility on Viking Avenue the first weekend in May. Thanks to the sweat equity of hundreds of neighbors, the contributions of products and services from so many local businesses and the support of city leadership, Fishline was able to open the doors of a building that will welcome our neighbors for decades to come.

Consortium promoting North Kitsap as state's 'Sanctuary Shore'

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 9:41AM

The North Kitsap Tourism Consortium has announced a new campaign and branding strategy to help increase tourism in North Kitsap County. The effort re-brands the area as “Washington’s Sanctuary Shore” with each of the area’s six communities — Kingston, Bainbridge Island, Poulsbo, Hansville, Port Gamble, and Suquamish — playing a distinct role.

Nancy Kay Johnson Austin | Passages

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 9:38AM

Nancy Kay Johnson Austin, born on April 11, 1951, passed away on April 24, 2014 at Harrison Medical Center. She was 63.

Beisleys wed in Port Gamble | Weddings

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 9:38AM

On May 26 at 3 p.m., Colin and Olesya Beisley were wed at Port Gamble, overlooking Hood Canal. The sun appeared right before the ceremony and created a beautiful event that will be remembered by all who attended.

Summer of Learning (or, Fizz! Boom! Read!) | At Your Library

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 9:37AM

Every once in a while, it is good to stretch a little and try something new. This year, Kitsap Regional Library will try something new on June 2 when its Summer of Learning program officially starts.

Meet the conductor of the Poulsbo Community Orchestra

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 9:35AM

The Poulsbo Community Orchestra’s first conductor is director of U.S. Navy Band Northwest at Bangor and is a former musician with the U.S. Navy Band.

Forum on hospital mergers June 11 at Poulsbo Library

  • Jun 3, 2014 at 9:31AM

A panel discussion on hospital mergers in Washington is scheduled for June 11, 7-9:30 p.m., in the Poulsbo Library community room. The discussion will be moderated by Chuck Bean, a citizen activist. The forum is sponsored by the North Kitsap Unitarian Universalist Church.

2014 Kustom Kulture pageantry | Slideshow

  • Jun 2, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 9:10PM

Pin Up Pageants and fashion competitions sent many fashionable ladies home with awards, prizes and crowns.

Hot rods of Kustom Kulture 2014 | Slideshow

  • Jun 2, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 4:55PM

From classics to low riders and iron horses, the 2014 Kustom Kulture Festival growled like a finely tuned engine.

Islander arrested for alleged possession of heroin

  • Jun 2, 2014 at 4:27PM

A 36-year-old Bainbridge Island man was charged with possession of heroin, a felony, after police allegedly found him asleep in a vehicle parked in Poulsbo with a pipe containing heroin in his hand.

Kustom Kulture Festival 2014 | Slideshow

  • Jun 2, 2014 at 2:42PM

The people, music and fun of the 6th Annual Kustom Kulture Festival at the Clearwater Casino.

Rabedeaux, Shuey place eighth at State | Boys tennis

  • Jun 2, 2014 at 12:14PM

Kingston's Chelsea Rosebrook and Sarah Hamal were unable to last through the 2A Girls State Tennis Doubles Championships

New shellfish hatchery opens in Manchester

  • May 29, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jun 2, 2014 at 11:18AM

More than 135 people turned out near the shores of the Puget Sound for the opening of the new shellfish restoration hatchery at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries Manchester Research Station on May 22.

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