Ken Park

The cast of Jewel Box Theatre’s production of “The Fantasticks” is ready to welcome audiences on Sept. 20. (photo courtesy Jewel Box Theatre)

Jewel Box Theater kicks off its new season with loads of laughs

Poulsbo’s Jewel Box Theatre will be kicking off its 2019-2020 season with two comedic shows starting Sept. 7. The first show is an improvisational comedy… Continue reading

The cast of Jewel Box Theatre’s production of “The Fantasticks” is ready to welcome audiences on Sept. 20. (photo courtesy Jewel Box Theatre)

WA Rep. calls for AG comment on placing of sexually violent predators in residential areas

Rep. Christine Kilduff (WA-28th) has formally requested that Attorney General Bob Ferguson give an opinion, addressing releases and less restrictive alternative placements for involuntarily committed… Continue reading

NKSD School Bus drivers are ready for the new school year (photo courtesy of NKSD Facebook page.)

NKSD heads back to school Sept. 4

Summer has come to a close for North Kitsap School District students and teachers with the first day of school starting Sept. 4. For students… Continue reading

NKSD School Bus drivers are ready for the new school year (photo courtesy of NKSD Facebook page.)

Poulsbo ‘navigator’ program partnering law enforcement with behavioral health specialists

In 2018, the Poulsbo Police Department began partnering behavioral health navigators from Poulsbo’s Behavioral Health Outreach Program with law enforcement in the field. Through the… Continue reading

Blair Crimmins. (photo courtesy of Blair Crimmins)

Blair Crimmins to bring Dixieland to Bainbridge’s Treehouse Café

All the way from Atlanta comes Blair Crimmins and The Hookers, bringing their Dixieland and 1920s Ragtime stylings to the Treehouse Café on Bainbridge Island,… Continue reading

Blair Crimmins. (photo courtesy of Blair Crimmins)
(Photo courtesy of Kitsap County)

County to host meetings on funding, future of county road system

Kitsap County Public Works will present information about the county’s road system at a series of upcoming public meetings. Jon Brand, Kitsap County public works… Continue reading

(Photo courtesy of Kitsap County)
Makoto Imai stands in his Seabeck workshop.

Seabeck man uses traditional Japanese wood joinery to build furniture

Makoto Imai, 70, has been building homes and making furniture for 55 years by using traditional Japanese tools and traditional Japanese wood joining methods. Imai… Continue reading

Makoto Imai stands in his Seabeck workshop.
Poulsbo City Hall. (File photo)

Park: Poulsbo to be the first city to test new legislation

ANative American man was shot and killed in Poulsbo July 3 by a police officer at a crowded pre-Independence Day celebration at Muriel Iverson Williams… Continue reading

Poulsbo City Hall. (File photo)

Poulsbo Community Orchestra to host BBQ fundraiser

The fundraiser is set for Sept. 7

NKSD exploring ways to boost enrollment

In 2017-2018, 505 students were released to other school districts while 145 entered NKSD

Georgia Lieb and Kaia Whishant are Kitsap Stampede and Rodeo royalty. (Photo courtesy Danise Barnes)

Meet your rodeo royalty | KITSAP COUNTY FAIR

Giddy up! And say hello to Rodeo Royalty, Miss Kitsap Fair & Stampede Georgia Leib and Miss Katie Kitsap Kaia Whisnant, at the Kitsap County… Continue reading

Georgia Lieb and Kaia Whishant are Kitsap Stampede and Rodeo royalty. (Photo courtesy Danise Barnes)
Gov. Jay Inslee.

Gov. Jay Inslee drops presidential bid and seeks a third term as governor

On MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Show Wednesday night, Governor Jay Inslee announced he is dropping his bid for the presidency. “I’m not going to be president,… Continue reading

Gov. Jay Inslee.
Local musician Zoe Moreton recorded her first solo album “Now,” which is available on all streaming platforms. Courtesy photo

Zoe Moreton records first solo album

Zoe Moreton, who has been in the Kitsap music scene most of her life, recently recorded her first solo album “Now” at London Bridge Studio… Continue reading

Local musician Zoe Moreton recorded her first solo album “Now,” which is available on all streaming platforms. Courtesy photo

Poulsbo City Council to explore downtown mixed-use zoning

Poulsbo’s City Council held a public hearing on the potential rezoning of the downtown corridor to allow for mixed-use buildings. At the public hearing during… Continue reading

BECU Foundation awards 80 student scholarships

Scholarships up to $3,500 awarded to students headed to college

New app shows the softer side of Puget Sound

The Washington State Department of Ecology (DOE) is using a new app to show Puget Sound shoreline home and property owners how to protect their… Continue reading

Olalla Americana Music Festival celebrates 28 years

The tunes start flowing at 11 a.m. on Saturday

Suquamish Tribe dedicates new dive boat

In an emotional ceremony Aug. 8, the Suquamish Tribe named a new ship after an icon of the Suquamish diving community. The Suquamish Tribe welcomed… Continue reading

Peaceful protests over shooting shuts down downtown Poulsbo streets

Stonechild Chiefstick shooting spurs Aug. 10 demonstration

<em>A memorial march will take place on Saturday, Aug. 10, for Stonechild “Stoney” Chiefstick, the man shot by Poulsbo police during a July 3 fireworks show.	 </em>Photo courtesy Trishandra Pickup

‘Justice for Stoney Chiefstick Sr.’ march set for Saturday, Aug. 10

Family and friends of Stonechild “Stoney” Chiefstick will be holding a march for justice on Saturday, Aug, 10. The march will begin at 3 p.m.… Continue reading

<em>A memorial march will take place on Saturday, Aug. 10, for Stonechild “Stoney” Chiefstick, the man shot by Poulsbo police during a July 3 fireworks show.	 </em>Photo courtesy Trishandra Pickup