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Clearwater Casino. Courtesy photo

Casino takes extra precautions after worker gets COVID

An employee at Clearwater Casino in Suquamish has tested positive for COVID-19. Port Madison Enterprises, which owns the casino, received a call Oct. 31 that… Continue reading

Clearwater Casino. Courtesy photo
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11th hour decision delays NKSD students to January

The North Kitsap School District will not be welcoming students back Nov. 9 - it won’t be until Jan. 11, 2021. NKSD Superintendent Laurynn Evans… Continue reading

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January forum to address questions about Poulsbo police

The city of Poulsbo and the Poulsbo Police Department will hold off on answering questions posed to them during the recent diversity panel to ensure… Continue reading

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New Poulsbo police chief thinks a restructure would make it more efficient

While some police departments nationwide are being defunded and losing officers, new Poulsbo Police Chief Ron Harding hopes to restructure his department to make it… Continue reading

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Who knew Dracula drove a little red car? Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald photographs

Halloween car show spooks, delights

Halloween festivities in Poulsbo looked a bit different this year. Rather than trick-or-treat up and down a closed-off Front Street, the little ghosts and goblins… Continue reading

Who knew Dracula drove a little red car? Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald photographs
Artist rendering of the Poulsbo Event and Recreation Center (Courtesy of Poulsbo Parks & Rec)

Poulsbo residents can determine future of PERC

Poulsbo wants to hear from residents via an online survey about what they would like to see at the Poulsbo Events and Recreation Center. The… Continue reading

Artist rendering of the Poulsbo Event and Recreation Center (Courtesy of Poulsbo Parks & Rec)
"Think big, start small, go slow," has become North Kitsap School Districts Mantra when it comes to bringing kids back to school.

NKSD startup: ‘Think big, start small, go slow’

North Kitsap School District hosted a virtual town hall Tuesday night in an effort to answer questions about the return to in-person attendance - for… Continue reading

"Think big, start small, go slow," has become North Kitsap School Districts Mantra when it comes to bringing kids back to school.

Info on R-90

Washington voters will decide Nov. 3 whether the controversial sex education bill that passed the legislature in March will go into effect or be eliminated.… Continue reading

The shops around Port Gamble are gearing up for Halloween, with little Pumpkins lining the walkways and fences.

Port Gamble touts paranormal tours among fun fall events

While it has had to cancel some of its popular fall activities due to COVID-19, Port Gamble still has plenty for those who want to… Continue reading

The shops around Port Gamble are gearing up for Halloween, with little Pumpkins lining the walkways and fences.
Shops in Downtown Poulsbo are gearing up for Halloween with spooky decorations and seasonal wear.

Poulsbo Halloween Hunt takes place of traditional trick or treating

While Poulsbo has had to cancel its traditional Halloween celebration due to the coronavirus, the Chamber of Commerce has come up with an alternative -… Continue reading

Shops in Downtown Poulsbo are gearing up for Halloween with spooky decorations and seasonal wear.
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Some going to school, but there’s no room for all

In a presentation to the Kingston Citizens Advisory Council, North Kitsap School District Superintendent Laurynn Evans revealed that in-person instruction will return Nov. 9, but… Continue reading

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Requests for COVID funds costs more than Poulsbo has

As Poulsbo sorts out what to do with the remainder of its Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds, the Historic Downtown Poulsbo… Continue reading

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Incumbent Drew Hansen is running to maintain his pos. 2 seat for the  23rd Washington Legislative District

Gonzalez- Blanton challenges incumbent Hansen for LD23 seat

Incumbent Drew Hansen and newcomer Elaina Gonzalez-Blanton are running for the 2nd position of Washington’s 23rd Legislative District, which encompasses Kitsap County. Hansen has played… Continue reading

Incumbent Drew Hansen is running to maintain his pos. 2 seat for the  23rd Washington Legislative District
Chief detective retires after record 40 years Kitsap sheriff’s office

Chief detective retires after record 40 years Kitsap sheriff’s office

Kitsap County Chief of Detectives David White retired after 40 years with the sheriff’s office Oct. 1. The announcement that White was going to retire… Continue reading

Chief detective retires after record 40 years Kitsap sheriff’s office

Naval Base Kitsap Marine charged with second-degree rape

Elijah M. Galindo, a member of the U.S. Marine Corp. stationed at Naval Base Kitsap, has been charged with second-degree rape after being identified by… Continue reading

Art, music and P.E….via Zoom

Art, music and P.E….via Zoom

The North Kitsap School District is entering week four of remote learning and while not being in the classroom is hard on all teachers and… Continue reading

Art, music and P.E….via Zoom
Car Cruise braves the smoke as it rolls through Poulsbo

Car Cruise braves the smoke as it rolls through Poulsbo

Despite the smoke and air quality, over 80 cars participated in the Poulsbo car cruise Sept. 12. Cruisers met at the old Albertson’s parking lot… Continue reading

Car Cruise braves the smoke as it rolls through Poulsbo
Families drive through to pick up materials, meals in BI

Families drive through to pick up materials, meals in BI

Lines of cars wrapped around Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School Friday as families drove up to pick up learning materials for students, along with meals for… Continue reading

Families drive through to pick up materials, meals in BI

Man arrested on drug, firearms charges

A Port Angeles man was arrested Tuesday in Port Gamble on suspicion of possession of drugs and two illegal firearms. Poulsbo police conducted a traffic… Continue reading

Marion Forsman-Boushie Early Learning Center balances caring for big and little kids

Marion Forsman-Boushie Early Learning Center balances caring for big and little kids

The Marion Forsman-Boushie Early Learning Center in Suquamish has had to make a lot of adjustments to continue to care for and educate children through… Continue reading

Marion Forsman-Boushie Early Learning Center balances caring for big and little kids