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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.

Sequim man dies in Kingston collision

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 8:51AM

A 28-year-old Sequim man died March 11 in a head-on collision on state Highway 104. Identification of the man is pending notification of next of kin, the State Patrol said.

Grim reality of sexual exploitation in Kitsap

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 1:26PM

Sheriff: Everyone must participate ‘to increase awareness and join the fight’

One dead, two injured in head-on crash at 104 and Parcells

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 1:05PM

One person died and two were injured in a two-car, head-on collision on state Highway 104 late March 11. A 28-year-old Sequim man, whose identity was being withheld until next of kin were notified, was declared dead at the scene, Washington State Patrol reported.

Driver of car in fatal crash identified

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 3:59PM

The driver of a car killed in a head-on collision on March 11 at Highway 104 and Parcells Road has been identified. The driver was Benjamin MacQueen, 28, of Sequim, the Washington State Patrol reported March 12. MacQueen was declared dead at the scene. His next of kin were notified by the Kitsap County Coroner.

Clark leads Washington state 2A in rebounds | Girls basketball

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Feb 23, 2015 at 10:49AM

If she hadn’t torn her ACL, Drew Clark’s stats would have been higher. But as it stands, the 5-11 senior power forward for the Kingston Buccaneers led 2A girls basketball players in Washington state in rebounds, according to MaxPreps.com.

NKSD hires new principal for Poulsbo Middle School, director of learning support, director of student support

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Mar 18, 2015 at 10:46AM

The North Kitsap School Board hired a new principal for Poulsbo Middle School on March 12, as well as a district director of learning support and a director of student support.

Drew Clark puts ‘power’ in power forward | Girls basketball

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Feb 23, 2015 at 10:50AM

In 14 games, Clark, the team’s captain, averaged 14.4 points per game, 1.8 assists per game, 14.0 rebounds per game, 2.1 steals per game, and 0.6 blocks per game. Clark also ranked third in field goal percentage, at 49 percent; fourth in scoring; 13th in blocks, and 13th in steals.

Weston wins first-round match at Mat Classic | State tournaments

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 1:28PM

Wrestler Nikitta Weston, 145, of North Kitsap High School won his first-round state championship match 9-7 in OT, early Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome.

Reece wins first-round match at Mat Classic | State tournaments

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 1:11PM

Kingston High School wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, won her first-round state championship match in 31 seconds by fall, early Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome.

Reece is one step away from state title match | Mat Classic

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 6:39PM

Kingston wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, pinned Nikki Valazquez of Othello in 5:09 to move another step closer to the championship match in the 2015 Mat Classic, Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome. She faces Hailey Huerta of Centralia at 10:50 a.m. Feb. 21. The winner of that match faces Chloe Spencer of Ephrata or Mariah Roggow of Kelso for the state title. The title match is Feb. 21, 6:40 p.m.

Weston wrestles Feb. 21 for chance at third | Mat Classic

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 6:53PM

Wrestler Nikitta Weston, 145, of North Kitsap High School lost 4-0 to Zach Volk of Fife in the second round of the Mat Classic Feb. 20 at the Tacoma Dome. Weston faces Felipe Arriaga of Toppenish for a chance at third place on Feb. 21, 11 a.m.

Seferos of North Kitsap places 11th in beam, advances to finals | State Gymnastics Championship

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 1:12PM

Day 1 results, WIAA 2A/3A State Gymnastics Championship Feb. 20, Tacoma Dome

NK, KHS in prelims of 2A Boys Swimming & Diving State Championships | State swim meet

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 8:14AM

Here’s how North Kitsap and Kingston swimmers scored in the preliminaries of the 2A Boys Swimming & Diving State Championships, Feb. 20, at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

Reece advances to state championship match | Mat Classic

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 7:58PM

Kingston wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, defeated Hailey Huerta of Centralia 4-3 early Feb. 21 to advance to the state championship match, at 6:40 p.m. at the 2015 Mat Classic.

One of the best: Seferos places eighth in beam | State Gymnastics Championship

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 6:02PM

Gymnast Chloe Seferos of North Kitsap placed eighth in beam at the WIAA 2A/3A State Gymnastics Championship, Feb. 21, in the Tacoma Dome.

Reece wins state wrestling championship | 2015 Mat Classic

  • Feb 21, 2015 at 7:00PM updated Feb 24, 2015 at 12:18PM

Kingston wrestler Peyton Reece, 125, won the state championship Feb. 21, defeating Mariah Roggow of Kelso 2-1 in the Tacoma Dome.

Crash victims recovering; daughter discharged from hospital

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 11:52AM

The condition of two people injured in a car crash March 11 is improving. James Norberg, 53, of Kingston, and his 14-year-old daughter were admitted to Harborview Medical Center after a head-on-collision on Highway 104 and Parcells Road.

Students help school foundation spread the word about grants

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 12:13PM

When thinking of ways to share the work the North Kitsap Schools Foundation helps fund, Shannon Singleton thought a video showcasing the projects would be a good idea. And who better to produce the video than two students the foundation helps support?

A way to honor education’s best and brightest | In Our Opinion

  • Mar 16, 2015 at 3:16PM

So the story goes, the Rangvald Kvelstad Teacher of the Year Award Foundation was founded in the 1980s after several local school levies failed at the polls. The idea behind the foundation: Let voters know about the good work that teachers do, what they are doing to prepare young people for life, how they meet the challenges of teaching amid economic, political and social changes, their place in the circle of American life: that well-educated students means a more competitive workforce and engaged citizenry, which means a healthier economy and stronger communities.

Purser, Mabe elected to Suquamish Tribal Council; Mills reelected

  • Mar 17, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 6:17PM

Rich Purser was elected to the position 1 council seat, vacated by Irene Carper, who chose not to run. Sammy Mabe defeated incumbent Bardow Lewis and other candidates for the position 2 seat in the March 15 election. Council member Luther "Jay" Mills, position 3, was reelected.

Task force studying region's transportation future

  • Mar 17, 2015 at 12:09PM

Suquamish Tribe Chairman Leonard Forsman has been named to the Transportation Futures Task Force, which is studying the central Puget Sound region's long-term transportation needs and funding for solutions.

Federal lawsuit dropped; Kingston Adventures still appealing its eviction from port

  • Apr 10, 2015 at 9:25AM

Kingston Adventures dropped its discrimination lawsuit against the Port of Kingston on March 31. The business is still appealing its eviction from the Kingston Marina. Attorneys Carl J. Marquardt of Seattle and Christopher J. Kerley of Spokane filed the Stipulation for Voluntary Dismissal in U.S. District Court in Tacoma, stating that both sides had agreed to voluntarily dismiss the case “without prejudice to any party.”

DeBoer says he won't seek third term on Kingston Port Commission

  • Apr 10, 2015 at 9:47AM

Kingston Adventures co-owner Beth Brewster and supporters have filed numerous requests for public records related to her claims that the Port of Kingston is discriminatory. According to Port Executive Director David Malone, the port usually receives a couple of public records requests in a year. It processed 56 requests in three months, he said.

Public meeting Feb. 26 to review proposed forest thinning at Heritage Park

  • Feb 24, 2015 at 12:39PM

Learn more about restoration thinning planned for North Kitsap Heritage Park at a public meeting Feb. 26, 7-9 p.m., in the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue Paul T. Nichol Headquarters Station, 26642 Miller Bay Road NE, Kingston.

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