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A piece of the past uncovered during demolition of building

  • Mar 11, 2014 at 1:17PM

The old fragment of painting has stories to tell about 18932 Front St. The painting was a backdrop in the bars and restaurants that occupied this address in the 1950s and ’60s. The artist undoubtedly hoped it would add to the experience of those who gathered here. Perhaps, he thought, they might enjoy his painting as they enjoyed dinner or an evening cocktail with friends, or celebrated a life event, or chatted about local goings on.

House wants funding for third 144-car ferry to come from new tab fee

  • Mar 11, 2014 at 9:09AM

The state House of Representatives wants to set aside $50 million to spend on the construction of a new 144-car ferry. The money is included in the House supplemental budget for transportation, which passed by a large margin March 4. However, approval of the money is contingent on passage of another bill now in the Senate.

Legislators grapple with merging medical and recreational marijuana

  • Mar 11, 2014 at 9:24AM

Washington’s first marijuana retail license was recently issued, but legislators are still trying to reconcile the medical and recreational-marijuana markets before stores open this summer.

Lottery funds could be the ticket for new classrooms

  • Mar 11, 2014 at 9:18AM

From Safeco Stadium to the Qwest Field and Exhibition Center in Seattle, lottery revenue has been the winning ticket for various cash-starved state accounts. A proposal in the Legislature would turn lottery proceeds into new classrooms across Washington state.

Olympic League will split into two divisions in 2014-15

  • Mar 10, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Mar 11, 2013 at 6:15AM

The change could mean that with fewer teams in the 2A classification, Olympic League teams in 2A could lose a district tourney berth every other year in some sports, according to Dave Ditlefsen, Sequim High School’s athletic director.

CORRECTION: Poulsbo man arrested for allegedly selling heroin, oxycodone pills on Bainbridge

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Mar 10, 2013 at 1:04PM

A 30-year-old Poulsbo man was charged with delivery of a controlled substance Thursday in Kitsap County District Court after police said the man sold pure heroin and 20 Percocet pills to an undercover informant at the Day Road Park-and-Ride on Bainbridge Island.

‘This is what it’s about’

  • Mar 10, 2014 at 11:33AM

At the Stan Purser Memorial Powwow, people gather for the joy of culture and sharing

Award-winning gospel singer performs in Little Boston | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 1:38PM

Native American country gospel artist Johnny Curtis will perform for one night only, March 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the S’Klallam Worship Center, 32274 Little Boston Road, Little Boston.

Cab is king in Washington | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

This week's Great Northwest Wine column discusses how Cabernet Sauvignon is dominating the Washington wine market.

Hitmakers weave through Poulsbo | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 1:32PM

Big Daddy Weave makes only stop in Washington with Group 1 Crew and Tim Timmons to entertain faith-based fans.

City Council members getting tablets

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 1:19PM

Poulsbo's city council makes tech move from laptops to tablets.

Many still unhappy with state basketball tournament format

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 1:03PM

WIAA's decision to discontinue 16-team, one-site hoops tourneys still angers many coaches, fans

School roof replacements, ancestral objects, kindergarten tuition lowered, shellfish harvesting among top stories

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 12:10PM

School roof replacements, ancestral objects coming home, kindergarten tuition rates lowered, shellfish harvesting reopens. Those are the top stories in the March 7 North Kitsap Herald, available at newsstands and in stores.

Letter writers have obligation to the truth

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 11:33AM

In response to the letter in the Feb. 28 edition, “Fox reports on policies, it doesn’t make them”:

PTA heavy handed in control of information

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 11:32AM

Wow. What’s wrong at the state PTA Region 1? (“Gordon PTA asks sheriff to investigate,” page A1, Feb. 21 Herald).

Response to editorial about port pay

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 11:29AM

Editor’s note: The Herald’s editorial did not state that there is fraud, waste or abuse at the Poulsbo Port District. In fact, the port commission has received compensation that is below the allowed threshold. The editorial proposed that the port establish parameters regarding pay in order to prevent abuse.

PTA should be more open when something’s awry | In Our Opinion

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 11:16AM

We understand the state and local PTA’s dilemma. Much of the tension, however, is the result of conflicting PTA policy.

Inmates to Forks, proposed motorcycle law, woman's death among top stories

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Mar 7, 2013 at 11:06AM

The Feb. 28 Herald is one of our biggest editions of the year, with a 16-page news section, 20-page Kitsap Week feature section, 62-page North Kitsap Almanac, 24-page Options education section, USA Weekend magazine, and lots of savings in our local and regional advertising circulars.

NK's Chris Franklin voted top athletic director in Olympic League

  • Mar 2, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Mar 6, 2013 at 1:12PM

Chris Franklin does a lot more than schedule sporting events. When a student requires medical attention, concussion testing or other health-related work, Franklin is called to help. He helped establish the Olympic League’s website, keeping it updated. And, Franklin is the ASB coordinator for North Kitsap High School.

Rendezvous packed ’em in on E and F docks | The Scuttlebutt

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 9:38AM

For those of you who came down to the Port of Poulsbo for our first Winter Rendezvous (weekend of Feb. 7), you quickly discovered that Waterfront Park was a real bee hive of activity with Chip Hanauer, the “Boat Guy,” meeting and greeting visitors to Poulsbo.

BIA approves addition of White Horse Golf Course to Port Madison Indian Reservation

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 9:08AM

The Port Madison Indian Reservation has been expanded by 283 acres to include all of White Horse Golf Course. The Bureau of Indian Affairs announced the change in a proclamation issued Feb. 28.

Hansen's derelict-vessels bill gets green light from Senate committee

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 10:08PM

OLYMPIA – A two-year effort to keep waterways clear of derelict and abandoned vessels — and protect the jobs that depend on clean water and safe navigation — sailed through a Senate committee late last week.

More roof replacements could be on the way in North Kitsap School District

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 3:09PM

Gordon Elementary School may have a new roof before the start of the 2014-15 school year.

Ownership of objects from two ancestral sites will be transferred to Suquamish Tribe, Muckleshoot Tribe

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 1:58PM

The Port of Seattle is transferring ownership of objects excavated at two ancestral sites to the Suquamish Tribe and the Muckleshoot Tribe. The objects have been stored by the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture since they were excavated in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s from land owned by the port.

Kitsap Public Health Releases 2013 Water Quality Report

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 1:55PM

The Kitsap Public Health District and Kitsap County Storm Water Management Program released its 2013 water quality report. The following information is from a press release from the Kitsap Public Health District.

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