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List of donors to ShareNet's Neighbor Aid campaign

  • Jan 30, 2012 at 11:25AM

The following donors gave to the fall/winter Neighbor Aid campaign. Donors gave $73,846 to help ShareNet meet community needs. This list was provided by ShareNet.

$73,846: Neighbor Aid breaks a record

  • Jan 30, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Jan 31, 2012 at 6:26AM

More than 300 donors — churches, companies, households, individuals and organizations — donated $73,846 to Neighbor Aid during the fall/winter campaign, which ended in January. The amount is a record and will help ShareNet extends its reach of help. Last fall/winter, the campaign raised $60,000.

Capital Cougars overcome Kingston, North Kitsap gymnastics

  • Jan 30, 2012 at 4:15PM

The two prep gymnastics teams from the North Kitsap School District were within a few points of one another.

Wendy's is hiring 40 full- and part-employees for College Marketplace site

  • Jan 31, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 12:46PM

Wendy’s fast-food restaurant is hiring 40 full- and part-time employees to staff its new location at College Marketplace. Wendy’s managers will have a job fair Feb. 27 and 29, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., in the Poulsbo Fire Department meeting room. Expect to fill out an application and be interviewed that day.

Schools Foundation hopes to raise $75K for NKSD

  • Jan 31, 2012 at 12:00PM

Terri Gleich has witnessed firsthand the budget cuts in the North Kitsap School District. The mother of two has seen class sizes increase and positions eliminated. She’s seen cuts ever since her oldest child was in kindergarten.

Author Kristin Hannah at The Loft Wednesday to read and sign copies of her latest novel

  • Feb 1, 2012 at 9:40AM

Author Kristin Hannah will be at The Loft at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to read and sign copies of her 13th novel, “Home Front.” Suzanne Droppert of Liberty Bay Books calls “Home Front” “one of the most emotionally riveting tales I've come across in years.” “Home Front” not only takes place in Poulsbo but mentions Liberty Bay Books in it. Anybody who buys a hardback (which is 20 percent off) or ebook editions of the book will receive a special gift from Hannah.

Senate approves gay marriage bill; House review next

  • Feb 2, 2012 at 8:44AM

As Senate President Brad Owens announced that the same-sex marriage bill, ESSB 6239, had passed, an anxious audience of hundreds watching attentively during tense floor debate erupted in applause. The bill, which had bipartisan support, passed in the Senate 28-21 late Feb. 1. The bill has already garnered enough support in the House after it moves through committees to pass and is expected to be on the governor’s desk early next week.

Indianola getting ready to row

  • Feb 3, 2012 at 10:42AM

Indianola Rowing Association prepares for its first full season on the water

Students may not have to make up snow days

  • Feb 5, 2012 at 5:00PM

Students in the North Kitsap School District will have to wait and see if they need to make up those snow days.

Dozens of entries for the Pinewood Derby

  • Feb 4, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Feb 6, 2012 at 9:54AM

The annual Pinewood Derby drew dozens of entries as the North Kitsap community competed for derby glory.

Bucs take first Olympic League title outright | Girls basketball

  • Feb 8, 2012 at 1:08PM

Both Kingston and North Kitsap girls varsity basketball teams advance to sub-districts Feb. 9.

One dead after shooting in Poulsbo

  • Feb 8, 2012 at 9:00PM updated Feb 9, 2012 at 3:04PM

Three responding officers are now on administrative leave after the shooting, which left a "young male" dead at the Poulsbo Les Schwab.

Kingston UGA, others in county to reshape

  • Feb 11, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Feb 15, 2012 at 2:38PM

The Kitsap County Commissioners will narrow down the options of eight Urban Growth Areas (UGAs), including Kingston on Monday, as required by the Central Puget Sound Growth Management Hearings Board, a state commission.

Humane Society silent on recent shakeup

  • Feb 10, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 1:54PM

Kitsap Humane Society’s board of directors remained quiet this week after allegations of mismanagement mounted against the nonprofit.

Salmon sprung in Port Gamble Bay

  • Feb 13, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Feb 16, 2012 at 4:01PM

An important annual event with little fanfare, the Port Gamble S’Klallam tribe and the state Department of Fish and Wildlife released more than 200,000 juvenile coho salmon into Port Gamble Bay today and tomorrow.

Tapp hired as KHS baseball coach

  • Feb 16, 2012 at 1:30PM

The search for a Varsity baseball coach at Kingston High School ended with the selection of Jeff Tapp.

27 head to state championships today

  • Feb 17, 2012 at 6:00AM

Today, students from around Washington begin competing in state tournaments. Student athletes have two options: move on to day two or head home.

Six wrestlers from NKSD still have shot at State title

  • Feb 17, 2012 at 5:06PM

Of the 13 wrestlers from the North Kitsap School District who made it to the Mat Classic this year, six stll have a shot at the State title.

Reece, Velarde, Welker still have shot at first place in State wrestling

  • Feb 17, 2012 at 10:41PM

Those with a shot at a State wrestling title have whittled down. Of the original 13 from the North Kitsap School District in the 2012 Mat Classic, three remain in the main bracket.

North Kitsap's Davidson finishes 29th in all-around, 23rd on floor

  • Feb 17, 2012 at 10:49PM

State tournament sports update from the Tacoma Dome

State swimming: Fox is the first KHS student to stand on podium

  • Feb 17, 2012 at 10:00PM updated Feb 18, 2012 at 9:25PM

The only swimmer on the Kingston High School boys swim team to make State finished eighth Feb. 18.

State wrestling: Kingston's Bobby Reece on the heels of Velarde with second title

  • Feb 18, 2012 at 11:23PM

Three Kingston High School wrestlers earned spots on the podium following the Mat Classic XXIV.

State bill would allow tribes federal jurisdiction in civil, criminal matters

  • Feb 21, 2012 at 2:28PM

In 1953, the federal government began the process of terminating its relationship with tribes and transferring jurisdiction on tribal matters to states — even though tribes had treaties with the U.S. government, not the states, and Article VI of U.S. Constitution says that treaties are “the supreme law of the land.” A lot of damage was done by the time termination policies ended in 1968. And now, a state bill nearing approval by the House and Senate would allow tribes in Washington to reverse another remnant of that era and have jurisdiction over civil and criminal matters returned to the federal government.

Man arrested for fatal shooting in Poulsbo Tuesday night

  • Feb 22, 2012 at 10:00AM updated Feb 23, 2012 at 5:03AM

A 56-year-old man was arrested late Tuesday night after calling police on himself in connection with the fatal shooting of a 75-year-old man.

Rutledge pleads guilty to filing false sales tax returns; will pay $774K restitution

  • Feb 22, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Feb 27, 2012 at 2:02PM

The operator of restaurants in Kitsap and Jefferson counties pleaded guilty Wednesday to filing false tax returns to cover up the felony theft of nearly $463,000 in sales tax he collected from customers. Kitsap County Superior Court Judge Russell Hartman deferred sentencing of Rohn M. Rutledge, 47, to give him time to make $774,219 in restitution, including penalties and interest. Rutledge agreed to a payment plan, and agreed that grounds existed for an exceptional sentence above a standard sentencing range of 12 to 14 months.

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