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Steady crowd for Poulsbo Farmers Market at new site

  • Apr 3, 2016 at 7:46AM

After a warm week of sunshine, the weekend brought April showers and the opening of the Poulsbo Farmers Market in a new location: the Poulsbo Parks and Recreation parking lot, 19540 Front St NE.

Poulsbo could be on its way to becoming ‘Brew City USA’

  • Apr 2, 2016 at 6:00AM updated Apr 3, 2016 at 7:41AM

With the coming of Rainy Daze Brewing Co., Poulsbo will be No. 1 in the USA in terms of number of breweries per capita. Really.

Visit a farmers market and taste all that’s great about Kitsap | Kitsap Weekly

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 3:55PM

Long after those fresh leeks and potatoes are consumed, the memory of the farmers market experience will live on.

Kitsap youth rally for human rights

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 3:36PM

20 years after Laramie, LGBTQ teens still find acceptance elusive

Thank you for supporting Girl Scouts

  • Apr 2, 2016 at 6:00AM

We are a troop of eighth-grade Girl Scouts. We have been selling cookies for eight years. Every year, we are incredibly grateful for the support we receive from the community.

Climate science is not pseudoscience

  • Apr 2, 2016 at 6:00AM

Joseph E. Connor wrote in the March 25 Herald that we should “stop the handwringing and pseudoscience.” Perhaps, Mr. Connor does not understand what global warming is.

Neighbor’s dumping is illegal, morally wrong

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 3:10PM

I thought I had seen the end of neighbors dumping on other neighbors’ property when I moved to the small town of Poulsbo. How wrong could one person be?

Unfortunate coverage of police chief

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 3:09PM

In my opinion, the most newsworthy part of the article was the quote of the mayor, “When you have a position with a lot of turnover, it probably means you have inappropriate expectations.”

Participate in discussion about Kingston roads | In Our Opinion

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 3:03PM

Kingston residents will have the opportunity to review the final draft plan of the Complete Streets project, and learn about the Kitsap County Transportation Improvement Program, during the regular monthly meeting of the Kingston Citizens Advisory Council, 7-8:30 p.m. April 6 in the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue Headquarters Station, 26642 Miller Bay Road, Kingston.

My View | Passenger-only ferry debate rife with myths, misconceptions

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 12:00PM updated Apr 1, 2016 at 8:16AM

Only four in 10 Kitsap County residents have heard of Kitsap Transit’s proposed passenger-only ferry service connecting Bremerton, Kingston and Southworth to downtown Seattle. If voters approve a sales-tax measure this year, all three routes would be in service by 2020. As envisioned, the service would cut at least by half the time it now takes to reach downtown Seattle using existing transit options.

Deadline April 15 to nominate Teacher of Year | In Our Opinion

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 4:42PM

Deadline is April 15 for nominations for the 2016 North Kitsap Teacher of the Year Award, formerly the Rangvald Kvelstad Teacher of the Year Award.

Kingston port director finalists will be interviewed on April 1

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 4:22PM

Port of Poulsbo Executive Director Brad Miller is one of three finalists for the executive director job at the Port of Kingston. The others are Katy Brooks, director of economic development, Port of Vancouver; and Jim Pivarnik, deputy director, Port of Port Townsend.

Port boundary expansion good for Poulsbo | In Our Opinion

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 4:21PM

Attract more businesses to Poulsbo. Create new jobs. Find a solution to erosion on Anderson Parkway. Improve the health of Liberty Bay. Improve boat, plane and customer facilities at the Port of Poulsbo. Give yourself a voice in port matters. Spread taxpayer investment in the port across the entire city, not just a portion of it. That seems a good return for an investment of $75.

Neighbors coming together for democracy

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 3:20PM

I am advocating for keeping the caucus. I feel strongly that the greater good in what may sometimes feel like a messy process is that of building community and the base of support for candidates in our democracy.

Letter writer should practice what he preaches

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 3:16PM

If your goal was to express a position of “unbiased balance,” I must give you a failing grade. It is not acceptable to use rascally rhetoric, in which you are guilty of slanting, misquoting, and quoting out of context.

GOP senators are shirking their sworn Constitutional duties

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 3:11PM

The contention that the Senate’s refusal to consider the confirmation of Judge Garland is somehow justified is simply erroneous. The late Justice Scalia would no doubt agree that the inaction of Senate Republicans runs counter to the intent of the Constitution’s framers. The Senate has the right to vote down the President’s choice, but refusing consideration runs counter to the framers' design.

Will vote for 'None of the Above'

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 2:59PM

The country might be better off not having a President for four years than one of the candidates we are stuck to choose from.

Kitsap Weekly a 'wonderful vehicle'

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 2:58PM

Thank you for the wonderful color feature article in Kitsap Weekly about Kitsap Audubon’s April 14 program on "Birds of Prey." It’s a program that is especially popular with families and younger children.

Chancellor helps enforce a fitness lifestyle

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 5:00AM

Seahawks’ strong safety Kam Chancellor and FormXForce held a fitness boot camp at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor March 28.

26th District lawmakers secure funding in supplemental capital budget for repairs to military vessel USS Turner Joy

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 3:22PM

BREMERTON – 26th District lawmakers, Reps. Jesse Young and Michelle Caldier have acquired $300,000 in the supplemental capital budget to assist in necessary hull repairs to a retired Navy destroyer vessel, the USS Turner Joy, in Bremerton.

Lil’ Norway Invitational April 2 at North Kitsap Stadium | Track and Field

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 5:01PM

Track and field athletes from at least six schools will compete in the Lil’ Norway Invitational April 2 at North Kitsap Stadium. Scheduled to compete, according to the Olympic League website, are Bainbridge, Chimacum, North Kitsap, Olympic, Sequim and Vashon Island.

North Kitsap struggles against Bellarmine Prep | Boys Lacrosse

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 2:16PM

North Kitsap’s Kellson Arthurs had another strong game, putting up six goals and grabbing seven ground balls. The senior midfielder now has 16 goals and an assist in four games this season.

Ferguson announces candidacy for 23rd District state rep, position 1 | 2016 Election

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 12:16PM

April Ferguson, a member of the Suquamish Citizens Advisory Committee and a former child care center operator, has announced her candidacy for 23rd District state representative, position 1. Ferguson, a Republican, is running for the position currently occupied by Sherry Appleton, D-Poulsbo. State representatives are elected for two-year terms. The primary election is Aug. 2, the general election is Nov. 8.

Finalists for Port of Kingston executive director job will be interviewed April 1

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 3:32PM

Port of Poulsbo Executive Director Brad Miller is one of three finalists for the executive director job at the Port of Kingston. The others are Katy Brooks, director of economic development, Port of Vancouver; and Jim Pivarnik, deputy director, Port of Port Townsend.

Putting down the beast of human trafficking

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 7:15AM

What industry is thought to be the fastest-growing criminal enterprise in the world — second to the drug trade — at $32 billion a year? The answer: human trafficking, and it’s happening here in Kitsap County.

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