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Safeway hosts a 12th Fan Seahawks and North Kitsap Vikings celebration Dec. 12

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 10:12AM

You’ll meet Seahawk mascot Blitz, the Sea Gals, the Seahawks Blue Thunder Drummers, North Kitsap High School football team and cheerleaders, the school Pep Band, and ASB and school officials.

Celebration of life for Earl Hanson Jan. 9 at Poulsbo First Lutheran Church

  • Jan 6, 2015 at 11:43AM

Earl Hanson lived a full life: World War II veteran. Planner and estimator at Keyport. Skiing instructor. Past president of the Sons of Norway and the Poulsbo Historical Society. Official greeter at the Poulsbo First Lutheran Church’s annual Lutefisk Dinner. Host of countless visitors from Norway and Sapmi (the land of the Saami people). Husband of 61 years. Father, grandfather and great-grandfather. And yet, in his 91 years of life, one experience stood out to him in a unique way, having fed his early moral conscience and sense of social justice.

Suspect pleads guilty to threatening school, released from jail

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 2:09PM

The 18-year-old who threatened to shoot a gun in Kingston High School pleaded guilty and was released from custody Dec. 12. Matthew Allen Smiley was sentenced to three months in the Kitsap County Corrections Center, the standard sentence. Because he received credit for time served and it was his first offense, Smiley was released after pleading guilty.

Body washed up on Kingston beach identified as Burien man

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 4:33PM

The body of a man discovered washed up on a Kingston beach the afternoon of Dec. 9 has been identified as Lawrence E. Zane, 73, of Burien.

Bucs win season opener | Girls basketball

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 3:59PM

The Kingston Buccaneers' season began with a 54-58 victory over the North Kitsap Vikings.

Vikings nearly reach triple digits in win over Bucs | Boys basketball

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 4:15PM

The North Kitsap Vikings outscored their North end rivals during the conference-opener Dec. 12. The Vikings won 97-66 at home.

Medical emergency delays ferry from Kingston

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 10:49AM

The 10:25 a.m. sailing from the Washington State Ferries terminal in Kingston was delayed due to a medical emergency on the Tokitae.

Bucs lose to Oly | Boys swim

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 10:11AM

The Bucs lost 90-75 at the North Kitsap Community Pool.

Bids will be sought for community center in January

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 11:37AM

The Village Green Foundation Board of Directors will begin accepting bids for the community center’s construction in January.

Man identified, but not much else is known

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 1:17PM

Lawrence E. Zane was born on Dec. 9, 1941, two days after the attack on Pearl Harbor propelled the United States into the Second World War. (Actor Beau Bridges and singer-songwriter Dan Hicks were born that day too). President Roosevelt gave one of his “fireside chats” over radio that day to prepare Americans for the war ahead. The U.S. conducted its first bombing mission of the war, in Luzon, the Philippines. Zane’s exit from the world was presumably quieter, and lonelier, than the times in which he entered it.

Central Kitsap community mourning loss of three teens

  • Jan 12, 2015 at 2:27PM

Hundreds gathered at a candlelight vigil on Jan. 11. Another vigil is scheduled Jan. 12, 6:30 p.m., at Olympic High School.

Teen charged with three counts of vehicular homicide

  • Jan 12, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Jan 13, 2015 at 1:28PM

Kitsap County Superior Court in the juvenile division filed two court documents regarding Sunday's car crash

Teen may be charged as an adult

  • Jan 12, 2015 at 7:00PM updated Jan 13, 2015 at 1:30PM

A hearing will be held to determine whether the alleged driver in Sunday's fatal car crash will be charged as an adult.

To create an equal learning climate

  • Dec 22, 2014 at 12:18PM

School board adopts policy protecting participation of transgender students.

Office hours at county's Port Orchard campus will change in 2015

  • Dec 23, 2014 at 1:14PM

In response to requests from the public to provide more consistent hours throughout Kitsap County departmental offices located on the Port Orchard campus, the Board of County Commissioners approved revised hours beginning Jan. 5.

Gymnastics teams skip WOWI Invite to save money

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 1:56PM

The Kingston and North Kitsap gymnastics teams opted out of the optional Washington Open Winter Invitational to save money towards more equipment.

NK's Seferos wins 3 events, KHS' Yamane wins 1 during inner-district meet | Gymnastics

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 3:44PM

North Kitsap's Chloe Seferos won three events and all-around during the inter-district meet against the Kingston Buccaneers Jan. 13.

Vikings fall to hot-shooting Wolves; North Kitsap drops into tie with Sequim

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 3:03PM

North Kitsap senior Calvin Dennis was dominant Feb. 3 with 19 points and a half-dozen blocks, nearly willing his team to a win at Sequim’s Rick Kaps Gymnasium. But foul trouble kept the 6-foot 10-inch post off the court for much of the first and third quarters, and by the time Dennis fouled out with 40 seconds left, the host Wolves were celebrating a big Olympic League victory.

Suquamish Elementary fifth-graders to Seahawks : ‘We’re Still In’

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 2:22PM

There’s nothing wrong with second place. And good sportsmanship and fair play are more important than a trophy. Those are two of the lessons that Suquamish Elementary School fifth-graders took away from the Seahawks’ loss in the Super Bowl. And they shared the lessons they learned in a letter from their teacher, Kristy Dressler, to Coach Pete Carroll and the team.

Port Gamble S’Klallam Child Welfare Program wins Honoring Nations Award

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Jan 15, 2015 at 10:40AM

The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe’s Child Welfare Program has been named an Honoring Nations award winner by The Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development. Honoring Nations recognizes outstanding examples of Tribal self-governance.

Beer and cheese on the line in senators’ NFC Championship wager

  • Jan 15, 2015 at 1:04PM

Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell of Washington and Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., wagered beer and cheese from their respective states as the Seattle Seahawks prepare to face the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship game Jan. 18, at CenturyLink Field in Seattle.

Noted Yakama artist, students transform gym wall into a cultural masterpiece | Slideshow

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 6:02PM

Artist Toma Villa of the Yakama Nation explains the movement of the bears in the canoe to Chief Kitsap Academy students, Feb. 6, as work continues on a 30-foot by 30-foot mural in the school’s gym.

A slice of life aboard the USS John C. Stennis | Slideshow

  • Jan 15, 2015 at 4:28PM

Photographer Genna Martin of the Daily Herald in Everett joined the crew of the John C. Stennis as the ship traveled north from Naval Base Kitsap in Bremerton to Naval Magazine Indian Island to pick up munitions before heading to San Diego for training, Jan. 12.

He’s got the home in Kingston, but pain lingers

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 10:08AM

Almost five years after he paid $65,000 cash for it, Peter Miele has the manufactured home he bought from Golden Homes of Poulsbo. Golden Homes had refused to deliver the house unless it received more money for site preparation, a condition Miele alleges was not in his contract. So the house sat on Golden Homes’ Viking Avenue lot, in two pieces, with plastic sheeting separating the interior from the elements. But plastic sheeting can only do so much.

Free all-day kindergarten, but no more half-day K

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 10:03AM

Full-day kindergarten will be free and half-day kindergarten will be eliminated in the North Kitsap School District beginning next school year. Some parents are concerned that six hours of school is too long for a 5-year-old, and without a half-day option one parent said she may opt to homeschool her child.

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