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It's homecoming week at Kingston High School

  • Sep 26, 2011 at 9:11AM

Celebration begins Monday with powderpuff football game, concludes Friday with Bucs vs. Klahowya Eagles

SoundRunner must increase commuter ridership by mid-December; program manager resigns

  • Sep 27, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Sep 30, 2011 at 9:53AM

Kingston port commissioners heard more than a dozen resident comments at Monday night’s meeting, the majority calling for the commission not to give up on the SoundRunner passenger ferry after only a few months. While many said they understood money is tight, the service is desired and needs more time to be evaluated after the ORCA card is available for riders. Manager Meisha Rouser announced her resignation over 'lack of support'

Firefighter injured, three pets killed in Hood Canal house blaze

  • Sep 27, 2011 at 12:00PM updated Oct 3, 2011 at 8:49AM

UPDATED A firefighter was injured while assisting in a residential house fire on Beach Drive near Hood Canal Bridge Tuesday.

Elliott, Kirschner differ on subtleties | Port of Kingston Commission

  • Sep 30, 2011 at 9:00AM updated at 3:15PM

Walt Elliott and Jerry Kirschner are running against each other for Kingston Port Commission. But they have a lot more in common than not.

Treasurer resigns from Kitsap 9/11 Memorial Committee, says spending a problem

  • Sep 30, 2011 at 10:58AM

Cheryl Stauff is not opposed to having a 9/11 memorial at Evergreen Park in Bremerton, but she does oppose the methods of the committee seeking to build it.

Search under way for missing Hansville woman

  • Oct 1, 2011 at 9:31AM

A ground area search was under way Saturday in and around the Driftwood Keys neighborhood in North Kitsap for a Hansville woman who was reported missing from a private residence Friday.

Missing North Kitsap woman found in neighbor's yard; condition 'satisfactory'

  • Oct 2, 2011 at 6:00AM updated Oct 3, 2011 at 9:35AM

A ground search for an 82-year-old Hansville woman ended shortly after 1 p.m. Saturday when she was found sitting in a lawn chair in the back yard of an unoccupied home in the Driftwood Keys neighborhood, about 400 yards from her own house.

Forum Oct. 12 for Kingston Port Commission candidates

  • Oct 3, 2011 at 10:02AM

Kingston Port Commission candidates Walt Elliott and Jerry Kirschner will answer the public’s questions at a candidates forum sponsored by the Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce, Oct. 12, 7 p.m. in the Kingston Cove Yacht Club. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Kingston Port Commission says there's no SoundRunner ultimatum

  • Oct 6, 2011 at 3:32PM

The Port of Kingston is not considering shutting the SoundRunner passenger ferry service down for the season, according to commission chairman Marc Bissonnette. “We’re in it for the long haul now,” he said.

9 Kingston High School students honored at mall display unveiling

  • Oct 6, 2011 at 4:33PM

Artwork by nine Kingston High School students are included in floor medallions unveiled Oct. 1 at Kitsap Mall.

Best-selling author, leadership coach will share his insights at benefit for ShareNet

  • Oct 7, 2011 at 5:00AM updated Oct 22, 2011 at 7:22AM

Leadership and coaching expert John C. Maxwell has written more than 60 books, primarily focusing on leadership. His books have sold more than 19 million copies, with some on the New York Times Best Seller List and translations in more than 50 languages. He’s one of 25 authors and artists named to's 10th anniversary Hall of Fame. Every year, Maxwell conducts seminars for Fortune 500 companies, international government leaders, and organizations as diverse as the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and the National Football League. And now he’s coming to Kitsap County to share his insights, with all registration fees donated to ShareNet Food Bank in Kingston.

Forum tonight at 7 for Kingston Port Commission candidates

  • Oct 12, 2011 at 7:07AM

Kingston Port Commission candidates Walt Elliott and Jerry Kirschner will answer the public’s questions at a candidates forum sponsored by the Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce tonight at 7 in the Kingston Cove Yacht Club. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Attendees can write questions on index cards; the questions will be asked by the moderator during the forum. Each candidate will make a three-minute opening statement, will be given one and a half minutes to respond to each question, and will make a three-minute closing statement.

Eight from North Kitsap, one from Kingston qualify for District tennis tournament

  • Oct 17, 2011 at 2:30PM

A total of nine players from the North Kitsap School District boys tennis teams qualified for the 2A Olympic League District Tournament. Included in the list of players was North Kitsap senior Zach Fohn, who took first place in the tournament.

Girls soccer: Bucs eye third seed in sub-districts

  • Oct 20, 2011 at 1:11PM

Craig Smith, Kingston High School girls soccer head coach, considered the game against the Port Angeles Roughriders Thursday a playoff game. A victory over the Roughriders would put the Bucs one game ahead and fourth in the Olympic League.

Man burned, boat singed at Kingston Marina when kerosene heater catches fire

  • Oct 21, 2011 at 6:27AM

A man suffered burns and the cabin of his gill netter sustained significant damage when the crew's attempt to refuel a kerosene heater went awry at the Port of Kingston's guest dock late Thursday. Crews were dispatched just before 11 p.m. on Thursday following a report of a boat ablaze. Because of the large potential posed by marina fire, the incident initially drew a big response.

Kingston High School girls cross country team takes first place at league meet Thursday

  • Oct 21, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Oct 22, 2011 at 7:19AM

Kingston's Marina Roberts sets course record at The Cedars at Dungeness

North Kitsap High School girls soccer wins 2-1 against Port Townsend

  • Oct 21, 2011 at 12:33PM

Kingston High School ties with Port Angeles. Team may be dropped from third seed running for sub-districts.

Kingston Buccaneers conquer Vikings during Pillage and Plunder Bowl

  • Oct 28, 2011 at 1:00AM

The Buccaneers and North Kitsap Vikings are now tied 5-2 in the Olympic League.

SoundRunner begins using ORCA on Nov. 1

  • Oct 31, 2011 at 10:09AM

The SoundRunner passenger ferry will begin accepting ORCA cards starting Nov. 1. Port Commissioner Marc Bissonette said all the equipment is in place and is being tested, and users are currently able to purchase the transit cards for SoundRunner under Kitsap Transit.

Herald's parent company buys Peninsula Daily News

  • Oct 31, 2011 at 3:00PM updated Nov 1, 2011 at 10:29AM

The Peninsula Daily News will be operated by Sound Publishing, which has 46 publications and a combined circulation of 732,700 in the Pacific Northwest. Sound Publishing is the largest community newspaper group in the Pacific Northwest.

Herald's parent company buys Sequim Gazette, Forks Forum

  • Nov 1, 2011 at 9:56AM

Olympic View Publishing Co., publisher of the Sequim Gazette, the Forks Forum and other publications, announced today the sale of the company to Sound Publishing Co. The announcement comes in the wake of the announcement Monday of Sound’s purchase of the Peninsula Daily News and Sequim This Week from Horvitz Newspapers LLC.

Prime pumpkin picking | Slideshow

  • Nov 1, 2011 at 3:13PM

Port Gamble S'Klallam Head Start students pick pumpkins and learn about farm animals on a fall-fun field trip.

Kingston Buccaneers face past rivals Friday in the playoffs

  • Nov 1, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Nov 2, 2011 at 11:19AM

The Kingston High School Buccaneers may remember their last encounter with the Steilacoom Sentinels best for an ill-fated two-point conversion attempt.

Diesel spill contained after fish-pen fire

  • Nov 3, 2011 at 4:01PM

Environmental officials believe the amount of diesel fuel that flowed into Rich Passage late Wednesday and Thursday was less than 100 gallons after a small but hot fire destroyed a shed and an air compressor at the fish-rearing pens off Bainbridge Island’s Beans Point.

When the world came to town: At the 1962 World’s Fair, Louis Larsen escorted astronauts, Kennedys, and the King of Rock

  • Nov 3, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Nov 4, 2011 at 7:13AM

Louis Larsen of Kingston may be nearly 90, but he can recall with crystal clarity details from his extraordinary job 50 years ago. Without much prompting, he remembers greeting John Glenn, the first man to orbit Earth. And singer Nat King Cole. And the other King — Elvis Presley. As director of special events for the 1962 Seattle’s World Fair, he has been recounting his story to promote “The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World’s Fair and Its Legacy,” in bookstores now.

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