Poulsbo will buy flood-prone creekside property for $1

Dogfish Creek flows past a house on 8th Avenue. The city is purchasing the site for $1. - Richard Walker / Herald
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The Poulsbo City Council voted unanimously on March 4 to purchase a flood-prone parcel alongside a portion of the south fork of Dogfish Creek, at 19159 8th Ave. The city will remove the house, restore the portion of salmon-bearing stream that flows across the property and, at some point, will replace the culvert through which the creek flows under 8th Avenue.


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USS Ranger sails toward the scrapyard

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Aircraft carrier that was decommissioned in 1993 headed to International Shipbreaking at Brownsville, Texas.

Dreams take flight: Local paramotoring enthusiasts take to the skies | Kitsap Week

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I got an offer of a flight, with one caveat: Those present would not be responsible for any resulting addiction. Soon I was gliding 1,500 feet above Poulsbo, my harness attached with carabiners to the frame of this 75-pound machine, nothing between me and the open air but my clothing. And, hopefully, my guardian angel.

At least 1 injured in SUV crash on Noll Road curve

  • Feb 26, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Mar 5, 2015 at 3:58PM

Five teenagers walked away from a rollover crash on Noll Road on Feb. 26. Three are reportedly being treated for minor injuries.

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In the ancestors’ footsteps: Totem pole project yields a new apprentice

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Adam Charles happened into carving. He stopped by to check on his aunt, Ellen Price, about three weeks ago, saw his cousins working on something under a covered area, and asked, “What are you doing?” The next thing he knew, he had an adze in his hand and was helping to carve out the back of a 15-foot totem pole that will be raised at Point Julia this spring.


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