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Comments on July 3 shooting continue at Poulsbo council meeting

While the Poulsbo City Council had a very light agenda for its July 17 meeting, the public comment period was heavy with continued commentary on… Continue reading

Suquamish celebrates 30th anniversary of revival of canoe culture

Smoke from the fires cooking hundreds of pounds of seafood filled the air in time with the distant sounds of drum beats to songs of… Continue reading

Three candidates vie for position on NKSD school board

Ballots are out and the clock is ticking down to the Aug. 6 local primary in Kitsap County and eligible voters living within the North… Continue reading

Port of Kingston to celebrate 100 years on Saturday

A once in a lifetime event will be kicking off at the Port of Kingston this Saturday, as the port celebrates its centennial anniversary with… Continue reading

Poulsbo police investigating vandalism of Chiefstick memorial

In a Monday press release, Poulsbo Police Chief Dan Schoonmaker announced that officers had received a report that items left in Poulsbo’s Muriel Iverson Williams… Continue reading

Melanie Winnett: Poulsbo’s first female Harbormaster

While Melanie Winnett is not the first woman to run the Poulsbo Marina, however she is the first woman to hold the title of Harbormaster.… Continue reading

Battle of the Bands competition rocks Slippery Pig Brewery

First round of Kitsap’s Battle of the Bands kicks off in Poulsbo

17-year-old in serious condition following SR 305 crash

Around 1 p.m. Friday, July 12, Washington State Patrol responded to a crash at the intersection of SR 305 and Totten Road. According to Washington… Continue reading

Hop into midsummer with these local brews

While the weather hasn’t been acting like its the middle of summer lately, local breweries are still releasing their mid-summer seasonal specials along with some… Continue reading

Officer reportedly lost body camera in scuffle during July 3 shooting

New information has come to light in the investigation into the fatal July 3 officer-involved shooting of Stonechild “Stoney” Chiefstick. Bremerton Police Lt. Kevin Crane… Continue reading

Tribal Canoe Journey celebrating 30 years in Suquamish

Traditional ocean going canoes are scheduled to land at the Charles Lawrence boat ramp this Friday, as the Suquamish tribe welcomes other tribes of the… Continue reading

Superintendent: many factors at play in NKSD budget deficit

Shadow of McCleary fix, low enrollment, higher health care cost, working against a balanced budget

Poulsbo City Council intends to adopt tax for affordable housing

Thanks to the passage of House Bill (HB) 1406, Poulsbo, like many cities in Washington, now have the opportunity to adopt a sales and use… Continue reading

Community calls for police accountability at Poulsbo council meeting

It was a full house at Poulsbo City Hall on July 10, the first Poulsbo City Council meeting since a fatal July 3 police shooting… Continue reading

Poulsbo City Council passes clearing and grading ordinance

As part of its regular business the Poulsbo City Council passed an update to the city clearing and grading ordinance on Wednesday. The Poulsbo Municipal… Continue reading

Coroner releases report on Poulsbo shooting death

The Kitsap County Incident Response Team (KCIRT) and the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office released a statement from the Kitsap County Coroner’s Office Tuesday, identifying the… Continue reading

Family mourns man killed by Poulsbo police in fireworks show shooting

Family members identified the man shot by police on Wednesday as Stonechild Chiefstick

Fighter airlifted from Raab Park following match at Clearwater Casino

The MMA fighter was found semi-conscious in his hotel by a maid

Kitsap Homes of Compassion targets local affordable housing

Kitsap Homes of Compassion (KHOC) is a nonprofit with the goal of ending homelessness in Kitsap County by creating affordable long-term housing solutions through the… Continue reading

NKSD approves superintendent contract

Following some minor debate, the North Kitsap School District (NKSD) approved the contract for Superintendent Dr. Laurynn Evans at its June 13 meeting. Dr. Evans… Continue reading