Michelle Beahm

Q&A: Port Gamble S’Klallam Police Chief Samuel White

Samuel White, a member of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, joined the Port Gamble S’Klallam Police Department as chief of police on Oct. 22. Recently, White talked to the North Kitsap Herald about his new job and his goals for the department.

Bell reported stolen from St. Olaf’s Church

The bell, donated to the church as a 40-year anniversary gift, according to the police report, was taken sometime between 9 a.m. March 23 and 10 a.m. March 24.

Elementary students build underwater vehicles for science

With the help of their teacher Mike Hickam and Puget Sound Naval Shipyard engineer and education outreach coordinator Corinne Beach, the class designed and built Remote Operated Vehicles, or ROVs, for underwater use.

Fundraisers to help Kingston resident with his medical expenses

Another fundraising meeting for Jim Norberg will take place at 6:30 p.m. April 1.

Kids and kites in Kingston

The annual Kites over Kingston Festival, sponsored by Windermere Real Estate, took place March 28, and people flocked to enjoy the breeze with colorful kites.

Olympic College among top 10 best community colleges in nation

POULSBO — Olympic College didn’t win the money, but it sure won bragging rights. Every other year, the Aspen Institute picks 150 community colleges in the nation to consider for its prestigious Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The 2015 award is only its third, but twice OC has been asked to apply for the honor.

Not just a military exam: Aptitude test helps students plan their futures

Students in the North Kitsap School District will be given a chance to learn about possible futures in careers that match their interest. Kingston High School will host the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, or ASVAB, on April 2 from 1-4 p.m.

Morning starts early in this intern’s real world | Opinion

Welcome to the real world. That’s basically the sort of feeling I got almost immediately after returning home from my university last month.