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Public celebration May 2 at Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park | Building Community

  • Apr 27, 2015 at 10:20AM

Bill Austin is widely credited with making Poulsbo a more beautiful and enjoyable place to visit and live. Ardis Morrow has successfully lobbied for laws that help protect children from domestic violence and has established transitional homes for domestic violence survivors.

 

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Bainbridge man's Everest team evacuated to Base Camp

  • Today at 10:07AM

A team led by a Bainbridge man was evacuated by helicopter to Base Camp on Mount Everest on April 27, two days after a 7.9 earthquake struck Nepal, killing thousands below and triggering an avalanche that killed the team’s medic and several others.

Ardis Morrow: Dedicated to ending the plague of domestic violence | Building Community

  • Apr 27, 2015 at 10:19AM

There was a time when child-protection laws required the abused child be removed from the home. A traumatic situation became worse for the confused, scared child who then lost any stability he or she once had. Today, the perpetrator is removed and the child can remain. This is just one of the ways that Ardis Morrow has had a hand in making the world trustworthy for our children.

Bill Austin: Dedicated to a more beautiful Poulsbo | Building Community

  • Apr 27, 2015 at 10:17AM

It’s hard to miss his influence in Little Norway. If it is beautiful, if it is unique, if it is awesome, chances are “Poulsbo’s best friend” — Bill Austin — has had a hand in it.

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Learn about, and experience, the cultures of North Kitsap in May

May is a great month to experience — and learn more about — some of the cultures of North Kitsap. The Suquamish people are the indigenous people of the greater Poulsbo area. The Treaty of Point Elliott  of 1855 made land in the region available for non-native settlement, and Norwegians began settling in what is...

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