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Outdoor burn ban begins Thursday; 'Fire danger is rising'

  • Aug 14, 2012 at 4:59PM

Under a Phase I Outdoor Burning Ban, outdoor burning permits are temporarily suspended and no outdoor burning is allowed except for cooking fires in contained cooking units or designated areas and recreational fires.

Babe Ruth World Series teams celebrated in Poulsbo parade | World Series

  • Aug 14, 2012 at 9:00PM updated Aug 15, 2012 at 6:04AM

Short parade is big on welcome as Poulsbo celebrates the 2012 Babe Ruth World Series.

Bruce Fleisher, PGA Champions Tour golfer, teaches at free clinics Aug. 21

  • Aug 15, 2012 at 3:33PM

Poulsbo Golf LLC presents two free golf clinics Aug. 21 with Bruce Fleisher, a force on the PGA Champions Tour and winner of the 2001 U.S. Senior Open. The clinics will be held 9-10 a.m. at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, and 11 a.m. to noon at McCormick Woods Golf Course in Port Orchard. The clinics are free and open to all ages. For more information, call S.J. Leonard, (360) 930-0739, or email

Kitsap blinks first, Waite Park wins 3-2 | World Series

  • Aug 17, 2012 at 10:28AM

The stats don’t tell the whole story of Kitsap’s performance Thursday vs. Waite Park. Jacob Kriebel allowed eight hits and had four walks and two strikeouts over 4.67 innings in Kitsap’s 3-2 loss in Game 8 of the Babe Ruth World Series for 13 year olds. But Kriebel, reliever Anderson Crawford and the All-Stars got out of some tight pinches and, over the game, left 11 Waite Park men on base. Indeed, for the first three innings it looked like Kitsap had narrow control of the game.

Inslee to visit Bay Hay and Feed

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 10:00AM

Ce-Ann Parker and Howard Block will host an event supporting Democratic candidate for governor Jay Inslee at Bay Hay and Feed with celebrated plantsman Dan Hinkley as the special guest on Sunday, Aug. 26.

HOW THE RACE WAS WON: Bainbridge proves crucial in District 23 race for Hansen

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 10:21AM

Rep. Drew Hansen used a home field advantage to turn a fellow islander into an outsider in the 23rd District, Position 2 race.

Belfair man wanted for NK Metal Recycling burglary

  • Aug 20, 2012 at 3:31PM

A Mason County man is sought in the burglary and theft from North Kitsap Metal Recycling Aug. 12.

Coasting down Benchmark Avenue | Kipp's Corner

  • Aug 20, 2012 at 3:59PM

North Kitsap Herald reporter Kipp Robertson took the Super Bee coaster car for a spin Aug. 20 as he prepares to compete in the third annual Hansville Coaster Games.

Port Gamble Bay diver recovering, in 'satisfactory' condition

  • Aug 20, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Aug 24, 2012 at 11:45AM

A 46-year-old man who was sent to Harborview Medical Center Aug. 7 following a diving incident has been upgraded to "satisfactory," according to hospital spokeswoman Clare LaFond.

Construction begins on S'Klallam early childhood education center

  • Aug 22, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 4:32PM

Workers began dismantling the old building Tuesday to make room for a new $1.1 million early childhood education center. But the old building will continue to be a part of the community, and not just as a memory.

Young people have prominent roles at Chief Seattle Days

  • Aug 21, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Aug 22, 2012 at 5:16AM

There’s a belief in Indian country that decisions should be considered for their impact not just on the current generation but on the seventh generation to come. Many of the young people at the memorial service at Chief Seattle’s gravesite Aug. 18 were likely the seventh generation born since the great Suquamish leader signed the Treaty of Point Elliott in 1855. On this cool summer morning, the treaty that Seattle and other leaders signed to protect their culture in a changing West seemed prescient.

Primary precinct analysis shows Inslee won by landslide proportions on home turf of Bainbridge Island

  • Aug 22, 2012 at 11:29AM

When it comes to running for governor, there's no place like home. Former congressman Jay Inslee easily outpaced his Republican rival Rob McKenna on the Democrat's home turf of Bainbridge Island, according to an analysis of unofficial precinct returns in the Primary Election by the Review.

Candidate's campaign signs run afoul of city regulations

  • Aug 22, 2012 at 2:52PM

James Olsen's campaign signs have gotten a lot of notice lately, but not the kind of attention wanted by the Republican candidate for the 23rd Legislative District.

SoundRunner ends Sept. 28, open to partners

  • Aug 23, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Aug 30, 2012 at 3:34PM

Port of Kingston commissioners voted Wednesday to end SoundRunner service Sept. 28. Commissioners have been up against a current of vocal disapproval from some residents and lack of resources outside their port budget to keep the passenger-only ferry service running.

School board, superintendent committees to be evaluated

  • Aug 23, 2012 at 3:52PM

Committees will take a short hiatus while NKSD board and superintendent look into each mission.

North Kitsap School Board president Kathleen Dassel resigns

  • Aug 24, 2012 at 2:30PM

In a letter addressed to the board and superintendent Patty Page, Dassel stated she is resigning due to "constraints of family matters."

Port Gamble S'Klallam man stable after one-car crash Sunday

  • Aug 27, 2012 at 3:57PM

A 22-year-old man sustained serious injuries and was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center after he crashed his truck on Little Boston Road Aug. 26, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office.

Suquamish sues Navy over wharf project

  • Aug 28, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Aug 30, 2012 at 4:13PM

UPDATE — Challenges assertion that Tribe has no fishing rights in Hood Canal.

Cross country teams are ready for big return

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 7:00AM

Both North Kitsap and Kingston high schools prepare for their first meet Sept. 6.

Five questions with Gregg Olsen

  • Aug 31, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 2:47PM

Gregg Olsen, famed author of true crime nonfiction books, has a knack for what makes teenagers tick.

Gerald Geddy Mitchell | Passages

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 12:00PM

Gerald Geddy Mitchell, 66, of Hansville, died peacefully on Aug. 17 at Martha & Mary Nursing Home in Poulsbo.

Championing the need for Social Security | As It Turns Out

  • Aug 31, 2012 at 2:16PM

A study recently hit the headlines finding that nearly half of Americans die in poverty. This study, instead of concentrating on entering retirement, actually looked at retirement right up to its finale.

‘Pioneer families’ recognized by Kitsap Museum

  • Sep 4, 2012 at 9:00AM

The Kitsap County Historical Society will award five Kitsap families with the 2012 Kitsap Heritage Family Awards.

Eligible families can apply for free and reduced-price meal programs

  • Sep 4, 2012 at 11:15AM

Washington public schools provide free and reduced-price meals to all qualified students. The application process is confidential. The following nutrition programs are administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture ...

Reducing runoff, improving water quality subjects of North Kitsap meetings

  • Sep 4, 2012 at 3:07PM

Kitsap County is studying potential locations for rain gardens, bioretention swales and permeable pavement in Keyport, Indianola and Suquamish

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