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Undercover police arrest felon armed with sawed-off shotgun, body armor

  • May 6, 2016 at 10:10AM

BREMERTON — An undercover police unit arrested a 38-year-old man and an adult woman May 5 for felony possession of a firearm and drug charges.

Artist Lisa Stirrett is molding glass to help shape a better world | KITSAP WEEKLY

  • May 6, 2016 at 9:54AM

Through Stirrett’s artistic endeavors, her mission has developed a deeper purpose — to create stunning works of art that impact and inspire, while being a globally recognized art brand that empowers women.

Kingston tightens its hold on league soccer title

  • May 5, 2016 at 4:52PM

Kingston dominated Olympic 7-0 to improve to 8-1-0, 11-1-0. The Buccaneers followed up with a win over Port Angeles on April 30, and then shut out North Mason 7-0 on May 3.

NKHS sailing team heads to nationals in Charleston

  • May 5, 2016 at 4:42PM

NKHS sailing team heads to nationals in Charleston — After two years down, underdogs rise to the top.

City impounds unpermitted sandwich board signs

  • May 4, 2016 at 2:00PM updated May 5, 2016 at 2:20PM

There’s a large and growing stack of sandwich boards at the City of Poulsbo public works yard, 780 NE Iverson St. “These are just the ones our crews have picked up along SR 305,” Public Works Superintendent Mike Lund said of the signs, which had been placed without permits and were confiscated by the city.

Habitat, hatcheries equal fishing | Being Frank

  • May 4, 2016 at 5:28PM

Salmon management has become increasingly difficult as salmon populations decline across western Washington. Tribal and state co-managers are struggling with how to manage the crumbs of a disappearing resource.

Appointment of interim principal surprises, and miffs, teachers union

  • May 4, 2016 at 5:03PM

The announcement on May 4 that North Kitsap High School principal Judson Miller is leaving and that an interim principal has been appointed proves the point teachers made in a survey last fall, a teachers union representative said. Their point, according to the survey: Superintendent Patty Page doesn’t communicate with, seek input from or trust the judgment of those on the school level.

Statement on efforts of state, Treaty Tribes to reach final agreement on fisheries

  • May 4, 2016 at 5:16PM

Lorraine Loomis, chairwoman of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, issued the following statement on May 4 regarding the failure of the state and Treaty Tribes to reach final agreement on this year’s fisheries.

North Kitsap defeats Port Angeles 18-1 | Lacrosse

  • Apr 29, 2016 at 4:54PM

North Kitsap defeated Port Angeles 18-1 at Agnew Field April 28, redeeming an earlier loss to Klahowya and retaining their hold on third in the Olympic/Narrows Conference of the WHSBLA.

Kingston gets a hold on Olympic League lead | Boys Soccer

  • Apr 29, 2016 at 4:38PM

Sequim defeated North Kitsap 1-0 on April 28, helping tighten Kingston's grip on the top of the Olympic League boys soccer standings.

An opening, a christening, and a celebration: A big day in North Kitsap

  • Apr 29, 2016 at 1:32PM

April 30 is a big day in North Kitsap. Here’s a summary. See North Kitsap Calendar for more events.

'It just makes my heart race': Village Green Community Center opens April 30

  • Apr 29, 2016 at 1:30PM

The hard work and the long wait are over. Actually, the wait for the Village Green Community Center’s opening was over before the ink was dry on invitations and the last book was moved into the library.

The first 'Trump Tower'? It was in Seattle

  • Apr 28, 2016 at 4:02PM

Frederick Trump, grandfather of presidential candidate Donald Trump, emigrated the U.S. from Germany in 1885 at the age of 16. Soon after his arrival in Seattle in 1891, he purchased a restaurant, which also offered “private rooms for ladies,” located in Seattle’s red-light district.

Works by longtime artist-friends on exhibit at Sidney Art Gallery | Kitsap Weekly

  • Apr 28, 2016 at 3:29PM

Bob Ulsh and Roy Carr don’t mind one whit if you call them “old geezers.” For the South Kitsap artists, being a geezer is a source of pride. The two have been part-time painters for decades. But they’ve shared a decades-long passion for creating nature and maritime scenes on canvas.

Fast and furious: 57th season of drag racing at Bremerton Raceway | Kitsap Weekly

  • Apr 28, 2016 at 1:46PM

Lonnie Sharkey beamed a wide smile after his bright red 1966 Chevy II Nova completed the quarter-mile time trial in 9.68 seconds at 138 mph. “It was a good run,” said Sharkey, of Silverdale.

Neighbors angered by foot path’s closure

  • Apr 25, 2016 at 9:00AM updated Apr 26, 2016 at 9:53AM

For more than 40 years, the informal foot path at the end of James Street had been the public’s only access to the beach in northeast Suquamish. At the end of March, Kitsap County Public Works fenced off the path with a $1,500, 40-foot-long, eight-foot-high chain link fence put up at taxpayers’ expense.

Poulsbo 'Y' idea is wrong on several levels

  • Apr 26, 2016 at 6:43AM

What we are so sorely in need of here, in our country and everywhere, is a strong sense of community building, coupled with forward thinking and economically sound governance. Bless your hearts, but where is it in this instance?

Pedestrian struck by moving vehicle in downtown Poulsbo crosswalk

  • Apr 25, 2016 at 5:25PM

At about 4 p.m. April 25, Fabiola Sanso crossed Front Street from Hot Shots Java to meet her husband, in a parked car across the street, and was struck in the crosswalk by a VW Passat that was backing up.

361 acres, 765 homes: Residents concerned about Arborwood’s impacts on wetlands, traffic

  • Apr 14, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Apr 25, 2016 at 3:23PM

A new community, Arborwood, is proposed between White Horse Golf Club and Kingston. But residents didn’t put out the welcome mat at a neighborhood meeting on April 13.

Commissioners approve sale of former Kingston Community Center to The Coffee Oasis

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 1:00PM updated Apr 25, 2016 at 3:11PM

Following through on a commitment made nine years ago, the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners approved the purchase and sale agreement to transfer ownership of the Kingston Community Center to The Coffee Oasis on March 28.

Schedules and Standings | April 22-May 21

  • Apr 22, 2016 at 10:00AM updated at 2:04PM

All you want to know about Olympic League, Narrows/Olympic Conference teams, standings, and schedules

Introducing the winning logo for Poulsbo's 2016 Viking Fest

  • Apr 22, 2016 at 1:50PM

Melanie Peterson, a second-year student at Northwest College of Art and Design, is the 2016 recipient of the Barbara Krell Memorial Scholarship.

Jacobson nominated for KING 5 Player of the Week | Lacrosse

  • Apr 22, 2016 at 12:26PM

Derek Jacobson of the North Kitsap Lacrosse Club has been nominated for High School Player of the Week by KING 5 News. Click here and vote for him: http://www.king5.com/sports/high-school/all-usa/week-5-all-usa-spring-performers-of-the-week/141345076

Back rent vs. black mold: Three businesses appeal eviction, say building conditions are hazardous

  • Apr 22, 2016 at 10:58AM

Jung Shin, owner of a shopping center on Viking Avenue, is suing to evict three business owners, claiming they owe her several years of back rent. The business owners, however, say Shin relieved them of rent payments until she repaired the leaking roof — work that was never completely done and has, they say, caused black mold, damage to inventory, and jeopardized the health of customers and employees.

Handling of this situation was by the book | In Our Opinion

  • Apr 22, 2016 at 10:54AM

When we read this story in the Port Orchard Independent, a fellow Sound Publishing newspaper, we couldn’t help but notice the difference between how this case was handled and the handling of the suspected DUI case involving a Kitsap County sheriff’s sergeant last fall.

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