Leslie Kelly

Hempfest starts its next 25 years Aug. 18

Hempfest starts its next 25 years Aug. 18

Seattle’s Hempfest, which turned 25 years old last year, is scheduled for Aug. 18-20, 2017. Hempfest is the world’s largest annual cannabis related event, and… Continue reading

Hempfest starts its next 25 years Aug. 18
Weedmaps can point you in the right direction

Weedmaps can point you in the right direction

A relatively new technology has hit the cannabis market. Weedmaps, an app for your smart phone, can connect you with the cannabis shops in your… Continue reading

Weedmaps can point you in the right direction
Hashtag strives to be a friendly and informative place

Hashtag strives to be a friendly and informative place

In the two years since Hashtag has been open, business partners Jerina Pillert and Logan Bowers have had one goal in mind – to meet… Continue reading

Hashtag strives to be a friendly and informative place
The BudTender Cup results are in

The BudTender Cup results are in

The BudTender Cup results are in

The BudTender Cup results are in

Local groups give advice on saving the planet

POULSBO — It’s not just about Earth Day. It’s about every day. That’s what conservation and environmental groups in Kitsap County are saying. Changing habits… Continue reading

Bremerton Navy League supports area military | Military Appreciation Day

Bremerton Navy League supports area military | Military Appreciation Day

When Alan Beam was a young sailor and docked in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after time at sea, he was greeted by the local Navy League.… Continue reading

Bremerton Navy League supports area military | Military Appreciation Day
Welcome to Kitsap Military Appreciation Day 2017 | Military Appreciation Day

Welcome to Kitsap Military Appreciation Day 2017 | Military Appreciation Day

Welcome to Military Appreciation Day 2017! For more than 13 years, Kitsap County has honored the military presence in our communities by celebrating Military Appreciation… Continue reading

Welcome to Kitsap Military Appreciation Day 2017 | Military Appreciation Day
Navy, Marines, Coast Guard staying put in Kitsap | Military Appreciation Day

Navy, Marines, Coast Guard staying put in Kitsap | Military Appreciation Day

“We’re here to stay.” That was the message Navy Captain Alan Schrader, commanding officer of Naval Base Kitsap, told members of the Silverdale Chamber of… Continue reading

Navy, Marines, Coast Guard staying put in Kitsap | Military Appreciation Day
Stand Down scheduled for April 29 | Military Appreciation Day

Stand Down scheduled for April 29 | Military Appreciation Day

The next Stand Down in Kitsap County is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 29, at the Sheridan Park Community Center, 680… Continue reading

Stand Down scheduled for April 29 | Military Appreciation Day
It’s a mother and daughter thing | N9NE & Co.

It’s a mother and daughter thing | N9NE & Co.

PORT ORCHARD — There’s a new business open in the Port Orchard Market. And the proprietors are family — mother and daughter. The N9NE &Co.… Continue reading

It’s a mother and daughter thing | N9NE & Co.

Appeals court shifts responsibility for Port Gamble Bay cleanup

PORT GAMBLE — In a decision made late last week by the state Court of Appeals, the Department of Natural Resources will have to carry… Continue reading

Pedestrian hit by car on Highway 305

A Bainbridge Island woman was hit by a car while walking along Highway 305 near Johnson Way NE in Poulsbo Wednesday night. According to the… Continue reading

Kingston Mercantile & Marine opened recently as a outdoors and gift shop. Leslie Kelly/ Kitsap News Group

Kingston Mercantile & Marine: Much more than bait

KINGSTON — In the few weeks that Kingston Mercantile & Marine has been open, store manager Toni Houck and owner Tania Issa have learned a… Continue reading

Kingston Mercantile & Marine opened recently as a outdoors and gift shop. Leslie Kelly/ Kitsap News Group
Moving on after 20 years

Moving on after 20 years

POULSBO — Sometimes it takes something awful to make you re-evaluate your life. That’s what happened to Paul Korsak, owner of the Poulsbo Antique Mall… Continue reading

Moving on after 20 years

Update: Shelters are staffed, but more volunteers are needed

UPDATE: Severe-weather shelters in Kitsap County are sufficiently staffed for Dec. 14. Approximately 25 visitors have stayed at the Bremerton shelter when it’s been open,… Continue reading

Woman in satisfactory condition after being hit by car

POULSBO — A Bainbridge Island woman remains in satisfactory condition at Harborview Medical Center this week after she was hit by a car while walking… Continue reading