Andy Pohl

Keep an eye out for a stolen United States Army flag | BPD Weekly Update

You may have seen one of several news stories last week about a violent assault on one of our officers while he was responding to… Continue reading


Many ways to make a difference this season | Holiday Hearts

If you happen by Les Schwab Tires on Viking Avenue anytime in December, you might think it’s a toy store. “That’s what happens,” said manager… Continue reading


‘Babierge’: A concierge of sorts for parents

It took a trip home to Los Angeles to see the grandparents for Vicky and Chris Lucas to discover a new way to add to their family income. The couple went looking for a place where his parents could rent a crib. And they found Babierge.


She will always be on my mind and in my heart

Just how do you say goodbye to someone you’ve never met? That’s what I’m struggling with right now. For the past 10 years, I’ve sponsored… Continue reading

Kingston celebrates Rotary Foundation centennial | Rotary News

Not many foundations have been in existence for 100 years.

The storm that wasn’t | My Kingston Life

It was supposed to be a couple of storms, topped by a third that boasted the strongest winds in 50 years. And they were headed our way.

All around the town, what’s happening in Hansville | Hansville Happenings

Get a jump start on holiday shopping and support our local artists too. Check out the “Art From The Heart Holiday Arts & Crafts” sale… Continue reading

Our individual ecosystem | Choices for the Future

Our bodies are host to billions of microorganisms relying on our skin, mouth, and gut for existence.

Oregon burnishes its reputation for pinot noir

In the world of wine, Oregon is synonymous with pinot noir and it’s coveted branding, not unlike Napa Valley cab. That simple, yet well-earned international… Continue reading

Turkey is native to America | Kitsap Birding

On Thanksgiving, the turkey is the iconic bird of the day. But wild turkeys get a lot of attention any time of the year. They’re one of our biggest birds, and a strutting tom is an impressive sight with his fanned peacock tail, distinctive wattle and bright colors.

Holiday guests? Navy Lodge Bangor is a good choice

Expecting family from out of town this holiday season? If you’re looking for a quality facility at an affordable price, that’s also close by. Navy… Continue reading