Boathouse move creates havoc in Poulsbo Marina

Port of Poulsbo employee Richard Stice, in skiff, works to keep John Zetty’s boathouse clear of other vessels after it struck the Neper while being towed out of the Poulsbo Marina, Oct. 20. The boathouse later broke free from its towlines, drifting in Liberty Bay until Poulsbo Police helped secure it.  - Damian Clarke/ Contributed
  • Oct 23, 2014 at 4:12PM

The boathouse that drifted in Liberty Bay Oct. 20 may have been the talk of local marinas that day, but the incident is the latest in a saga involving the Port of Poulsbo and its attempt to evict a tenant.


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Chief Kitsap Academy now operated solely by Suquamish Tribe education department

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 4:42PM

The best part of the new school year for Chief Kitsap Academy and the Suquamish Tribe may have been getting something promised in 1855. "The best part of [the new year] was celebrating the fact that the Tribe gets to practice things that were promised to them in the treaty about 150 years ago," said Joe Davalos, superintendent of the Tribe's education department.

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.

Port Madison Bay closed to shellfish harvesting

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 11:53AM

Port Madison Bay remains closed to all shellfish harvesting.

Top wines from the Great NW Invitational | Kitsap Week

  • Oct 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

Great Northwest Wine: The Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition, staged Oct. 8-9 at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel, is the only judging in which wine professionals nominate and then evaluate the entries.

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