Jacob Poggi of Poulsbo, in blue car, races to an early-round first-place finish in Akron. He finished 18th overall.  - Poggi family

Local soap box racers win heats in Akron

  • Jul 24, 2016 at 4:11PM

Four Poulsbo racers won heats at the 79th FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship July 10-16, in Akron, Ohio. Jacob Poggi got a little help from a stuffed monkey named George


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Kitsap Pumas present Hope For A Cure Day for cancer awareness

  • Jul 15, 2016 at 9:38AM

The Kitsap Pumas providing a day of celebration for last game of the 2016 season, July 17.

Lost trophy to be returned to 'Mr. Football 1958-59'

  • Jul 14, 2016 at 12:18PM

Rifling through his garage, Roosevelt Smith stumbled across a golden football. Rather, he stumbled across a copper plaque in the shape of a football, inscribed: “North Kitsap Junior High School, 1958-1959, Ralph Munson, Mr. Football.” He realized the recipient would likely still be alive and wanted to return the plaque if he could.

Public will meet police chief finalists on Aug. 14 or 15

  • Jul 8, 2016 at 3:46PM

Finalists for the Poulsbo police chief position will be interviewed on Aug. 15 by a panel that will include the mayor and two City Council members. A public “meet and greet” with the finalists will take place on Aug. 14 or 15.

Crabbing forecast for Kitsap: not great. But it’s still worth a try.

  • Jul 7, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Jul 8, 2016 at 2:52PM

But it’s still worth a try. Here’s what one fishery official recommends


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