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'Quackers’: Meet the port's newest celebrity resident

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 2:11PM

The Muscovy duck can be seen at the Port of Kingston most days.

Vikings oust Bucs in rivalry match | Boys basketball

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:08PM

Cole Rabedeaux returned to the Kingston High School basketball court not as a Buccaneer, but a Viking.

Bucs outpace Vikes in rivalry win | Girls basketball

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 3:29PM

Kingston's Drew Clark led the Buccaneers to a 56-43 win over the North Kitsap Vikings Jan. 16.

Kingston Severe Weather Shelter volunteer training Jan. 26

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 10:30AM

Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management and Kingston Cares will present a training session for volunteers at Kingston's Severe Weather Shelter, Jan. 26, 7-9 p.m. Training will take place at the Kingston Community Center, 11212 Highway 104.

Deadline Feb. 15 for open enrollment in health plan

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 10:25AM

As of Jan. 31, Kitsap County has enrolled 1,362 new Qualified Health Plan enrollees and 3,127 Qualified Health Plan renewals. Statewide, more than 132,000 residents have enrolled in a Qualified Health Plan.

Activists hold mock funeral for Earth, block entrance to Bangor base

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 3:38PM

Activists from a local peace group blocked the main gate and staged a mock funeral at the Navy’s West Coast Trident nuclear submarine base in an act of civil resistance to nuclear weapons, Jan. 17. More than 60 people participated in Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action’s annual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr's life and legacy with a vigil outside the main gate at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor.

Kingston business district is being studied

  • Dec 29, 2014 at 1:29PM

The Greater Kingston Area Chamber of Commerce is thinking of ways to pull businesses together.

Kingston severe weather shelter open Dec. 29

  • Dec 29, 2014 at 2:13PM

The Kingston severe weather shelter will be open Dec. 29 due to cold temperatures.

Right now, no North Kitsap students out with pertussis

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:33PM

North Kitsap students have dodged the outbreak, thus far. There have been 55 cases of pertussis reported to Kitsap Public Health District since June 2014. Nineteen cases have occurred since the beginning of January. Generally, Kitsap County sees about 14 cases per year.

Construction could start in March on Kitsap Transit park-and-ride

  • Feb 12, 2015 at 2:39PM

Kitsap Transit has long desired to plant a transit center in Poulsbo that would link commutes throughout the region. That desire will soon be a reality.

Sequim, Port Angeles gymnasts set bests in Poulsbo

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 9:55AM

With just a few meets to go in the season, the combined Sequim/Port Angeles gymnastics squad posted the team’s best team point total for the season as they topped Kingston Jan. 16 in Poulsbo.

Driver airlifted to Seattle hospital after car collides with van carrying 10 people

  • Dec 30, 2014 at 9:34AM

One person was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center and another transported to Jefferson General after a collision near the west entrance to the Hood Canal Bridge the evening of Dec. 29.

School district budget survey is online

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 2:50PM

The North Kitsap School District is seeking input from the community and district employees for the 2015-16 operating budget.

Kingston man injured in rollover crash

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 5:39PM

Icy conditions are thought to have contributed to a one-car rollover crash that destroyed the vehicle and sent a local man to the hospital early Jan. 21.

Poulsbo couple in Paris tell of country’s unity in wake of terrorist attacks

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 11:09AM

'During the crisis, we were wondering with each passing siren what might be happening next. Armed police were everywhere ...'

Poulsbo Historical Society & Museum seeks items from the Great War

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 11:06AM

One hundred years ago, many countries were engaged in the “War to End All Wars.” The Poulsbo Historical Society wants to remember the local men and women who served at home or abroad during the Great War.

Severe-weather shelters open; evening temps below freezing

  • Dec 31, 2014 at 12:26PM

The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management is activating the county’s Severe Weather Shelter Plan because of below-freezing evening temperatures.

North Kitsap public schools may soon get police presence

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:12PM

The City of Poulsbo and the North Kitsap School District are in talks to assign a police officer to local schools.

Poulsbo golfer makes hole-in-one at White Horse

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:21PM

Dan Moore of Poulsbo made a hole in one at White Horse Golf Club on Jan. 16. It’s the first hole-in-one of the year at White Horse, according to Matt Prichard, assistant pro.

Sculpting tiny trees into works of art is the goal of Bonsai Club

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Jan 23, 2015 at 2:33PM

Mark Stephens said he dabbles in bonsai. He’s been doing it for 25 years, but he only dabbles. Stephens, 56, sits before a juniper bonsai tree, or “shimpaku.” It’s jagged and unkempt, the result of a season spent shaded by a wisteria plant

Infraction recommended in July 4 fatality

  • Dec 31, 2014 at 3:05PM

A Kitsap County Sheriff’s investigator found the driver of a North Kitsap Fire & Rescue fire engine “failed to give right of way” to the driver of a Yamaha scooter who was killed July 4, and is recommending the driver of the engine be cited for failure to “keep right except when passing, etc.”

Majority of positions on Poulsbo City Council, North Kitsap School Board on 2015 ballot

  • Jan 1, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Jan 2, 2015 at 11:19AM

But wait, you say — we just finished a big election and, heck, it’s only New Year’s Day. Well, the 2015 election season is closer than you might think.

Expect an improved graduation rate in North Kitsap School District | 2015 Forecast

  • Jan 2, 2015 at 10:34AM

School board chairwoman: 'Looking to the future, the district adopted three strategic directions after a process that involved secondary students, district leadership and 110 community members. The strategic directions are: success for all students, stakeholder support and satisfaction, and effective and efficient operations.'

Bucs bested by Breakers | Girls basketball

  • Jan 2, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 2:33PM

The Mornington Breakers traveled to Kingston to face one of the better girls basketball teams in the area Dec. 31. The Kingston Buccaneers, however, fell short of the expectation.

NKSD intends to train all staff in suicide prevention

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 4:35PM

The second-leading cause of death for Washingtonians age 10–24 is suicide. That’s higher than the national average. This has prompted the state Legislature to call for a task force on suicide prevention.

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