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Edmonds-Kingston route down to one ferry

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 10:11AM

The Edmonds-Kingston ferry route is down to one ferry for the time being.

Ferry forum scheduled for Oct. 7 at NKF&R headquarters

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 2:05PM

The Kitsap County Board of Commissioners is hosting a ferry forum Oct. 7 to discuss local ferry priorities with Kitsap residents.

Salsbury Point boat ramp replacement starts Oct. 14

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 2:09PM

Construction is expected to start on Oct. 14 on replacement of the eastern-most boat ramp at Salsbury Point County Park, north of Poulsbo. During the six-week construction period, the ramp will be closed for public use. Two western-most ramps will remain open for recreational boating use.

Board of Natural Resources wants to purchase forestlands near Port Gamble

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 3:22PM

OLYMPIA — The state Board of Natural Resources on Oct. 7 approved a proposal that, if funded by the 2015 Legislature, would create a new community-managed forest south of Port Gamble.

No hope for a Mike Hope legislative-salary reimbursement | The Petri Dish

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 11:08AM

Mike Hope became ineligible to serve in the Washington state Legislature on Aug. 19, 2013, when he signed a voter registration card in Mentor, Ohio. But 11 months passed before anyone found out and Hope quit, a period during which the Republican representative from Snohomish County cast 503 votes and collected monthly installments of his $42,106-a-year salary.

Second culvert to be removed from Kingston estuary

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 12:56PM

A project that began 13 years ago is expected to be completed in 2017. The culvert under West Kingston Road will be removed. It will improve the flow of water within the Carpenter Creek estuary. It is the second of two culverts identified in 2001 that members of Stillwaters Environmental Center wanted to see replaced.

Median sales price of a home in Kitsap: $249,950

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Oct 9, 2014 at 1:47PM

The median sales price of a home in Kitsap County was $249,950 in September, $7,000 more than in August and the sixth-highest of Western Washington counties. That's according to the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, which tracks real estate data in 21 counties.

Weedin will resign from the North Kitsap School Board

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 9:56AM

The job gave Dan Weedin a new appreciation for the work that school boards do.

Vote yes on Poulsbo Fire Proposition 1, NKF&R Proposition 1 | In Our Opinion

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 9:55AM

Both districts are doing what they can to maintain levels of service which we have come to expect. That level of service — quick response time, equipment that works when it’s needed, and firefighters that are safe and well-equipped — is worth an additional $1.58 (in Poulsbo) or $2.08 (in NKF&R) per month.

Driver allegedly falls asleep on Highway 3, woman injured in crash

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 9:57AM

The Washington State Patrol found a Bremerton man at fault after he allegedly fell asleep at the wheel near Finn Hill and collided with another car, sending a woman to the hospital.

North Kitsap School Board divided over presidency

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 3:05PM

The North Kitsap School Board couldn't decide on a new president following the resignation of Dan Weedin on Oct. 9. At the school board meeting that night, board member Beth Worthington nominated and voted for Cindy Webster-Martinson.

Ecology approves Kitsap County Shoreline Master Program update

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:45AM

On Oct. 2, the state Department of Ecology approved, with changes, the Kitsap County Shoreline Master Program comprehensive update.

Murder suspect arrested in Oregon

  • Nov 4, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Nov 6, 2014 at 8:40AM

A South Kitsap man accused of murdering his girlfriend and then posting graphic photographs of her and comments on the Internet was arrested in Oregon.

Hansen defeats Olsen to win another term as 23rd District lawmaker

  • Nov 4, 2014 at 8:11PM

Rep. Drew Hansen has won another term representing the 23rd District in Olympia.

Back to drawing board on code-enforcement chapter of county code

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Oct 15, 2014 at 9:39AM

Prosecuting Attorney Russell D. Hauge said Oct. 10 that provisions of a draft code-enforcement chapter in the county code are unconstitutional. Speaking at a candidates forum at the Hansville Community Center, Hauge said the Department of Community Development "didn't follow proper procedure" and submit the draft Title V to his department for legal review before it was circulated. Hauge said some of the provisions "violate the state and federal constitutions."

An eye on the future, Trust invests $2 million in Olympic students

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 10:26AM

Students who can benefit from a science and technology full-tuition scholarship every year will triple thanks to a $2 million endowment given to the OC Foundation last week.

Celebration of life Nov. 8 for Hal Hoover, retired educator and former Poulsbo mayor | Passages

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 4:06PM

According to people who knew him, there will be a lot to celebrate. “You won’t find anybody who doesn’t have a Hal story,” said Walt Elliott, a Kingston port commissioner and volunteer for many causes.

Buccaneers have strong showing at PT Invite | Cross country

  • Oct 16, 2014 at 1:16PM

The Kingston Buccaneers showed improvement with a first- place team finish at the league meet at Port Townsend on Oct. 15.

Creative drama program builds kids’ confidence

  • Nov 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

Despite its new roots in Kitsap County, the program has got some students already dreaming of being famous.

Olympic League postseason race could get messy | Football

  • Oct 21, 2014 at 9:46AM

Kellen Landry's game-winning catch created mayhem at Civic Field, with Port Angeles students and fans joining the team on the field to celebrate the Roughriders' 20-14 overtime win over archrival Sequim last Friday, but it also might end up making a mess of the Olympic League postseason race.

School board expected to elect new president Oct. 23

  • Oct 21, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Oct 22, 2014 at 7:08PM

The four remaining members of the North Kitsap School Board are expected to elect a new board president Oct. 23.

League tennis championships postponed

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 11:09AM

The Olympic League Tennis Championships were postponed Oct. 22 due to wet weather.

Port Madison Bay closed to shellfish harvesting

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 11:53AM

Port Madison Bay remains closed to all shellfish harvesting.

Roberts, WSU women win pre-nationals

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 2:52PM

Ruby Roberts and the Washington State University women’s cross country team won the Indiana State Pre-Nationals Invitational Oct. 18.

Bill Webb elected North Kitsap School Board president

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 3:43PM

The four remaining North Kitsap School Board directors were split over whether Cindy Webster-Martinson or Scott Henden should be the board president. So on Oct. 23, they elected Bill Webb at the board meeting at Wolfle Elementary School.

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