Nick Twietmeyer

Kitsap Transit reveals details of Kingston ferry service

Regular service set to begin Nov. 26

Hansville crash claims life of driver

A fatal single-vehicle collision along Hansville Road NE has closed traffic in both directions south of NE 288th Street up to State Route 104. Around… Continue reading

Daffodil Day returns to Poulsbo Saturday, Nov. 3

That time of year has returned, when volunteers in Poulsbo pick up their trowels and head down to city hall to get their hands dirty… Continue reading

ADVISORY | Law enforcement search in progress for man who allegedly fled from traffic stop in Poulsbo

Law enforcement officers from three different agencies are searching for an individual who ran from a traffic stop in the area of State Route 3… Continue reading

Nearly 5,000 lose power across North Kitsap during overnight wind storm

A windstorm knocked out power to many Puget Sound Energy customers across North Kitsap last night. As of 2 p.m. today, a handful of customers… Continue reading

UPDATE | Law enforcement concludes unsuccessful search for suspect in Poulsbo

A search for a suspect in Poulsbo who fled from law enforcement during a traffic stop has been concluded after the suspect was unable to… Continue reading

Hansville man says service animal denied entry to Poulsbo restaurant

WARNING: A video in this story contains language that may not be suitable for everyone. A Hansville man says he will be pursuing legal action… Continue reading

Washington State troopers respond to a Wednesday crash on SR3.
                                Washington State Patrol/ Courtesy photo

Man was trapped in car reportedly on fire after crash on SR3

Other drivers used fire extiguisher, tried to free him.

Washington State troopers respond to a Wednesday crash on SR3.
                                Washington State Patrol/ Courtesy photo

Port of Kingston picks Englin for executive director

Greg Englin has been selected by the Kingston Port Commission to serve as executive director, officials announced during a special meeting Tuesday. November 26 will… Continue reading

Skyhawk Press takes flight in Poulsbo

Skyhawk Press has begun making its mark on Poulsbo, one T-shirt at a time. Alisha Weiss and her husband, Josh, began the business some eight… Continue reading

<em>Port of Poulsbo Commissioners Jonothan Saunders and Stephen Swann met with Poulsbo City Council to discuss future plans to replace an aging breakwater and other issues facing the port.</em>
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As Liberty Bay becomes more shallow, port requests funds for study

Liberty Bay is becoming more shallow, and the silt deposits causing the transformation were on the minds of port commissioners when the Port of Poulsbo… Continue reading

<em>Port of Poulsbo Commissioners Jonothan Saunders and Stephen Swann met with Poulsbo City Council to discuss future plans to replace an aging breakwater and other issues facing the port.</em>
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<em>Greg Englin, Sam Gibboney and Josh Peters were recently announced as the three candidates being considered for the Port of Kingston’s executive director position.</em>
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Port of Kingston reveals candidates for executive director

The Port of Kingston announced three candidates for the vacant executive director position. On Wednesday, people had a chance to meet each of them. Commissioners… Continue reading

<em>Greg Englin, Sam Gibboney and Josh Peters were recently announced as the three candidates being considered for the Port of Kingston’s executive director position.</em>
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Greg Englin, Sam Gibboney and Josh Peters were recently announced as the three candidates being considered for the Port of Kingston’s executive director position. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap News Group.

Port of Kingston plans to select executive director Tuesday

It appears that the Kingston Port Commission intends to make an offer of employment Tuesday Oct. 30 to one of the three candidates announced on… Continue reading

Greg Englin, Sam Gibboney and Josh Peters were recently announced as the three candidates being considered for the Port of Kingston’s executive director position. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap News Group.

Poulsbo campus closed following apparent suicide

Olympic College’s Poulsbo campus was closed Thursday following an apparent suicide. According to Poulsbo Police Chief Dan Schoonmaker, law enforcement received the call shortly before… Continue reading

Pete Orbea poses for a photo in front of one of the many fireplaces inside the Walker-Ames House in Port Gamble. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap News Group.

In Port Gamble, one man chases ghosts

“Hello,” said Pete Orbea as he opened the door to Port Gamble’s historic Walker-Ames house, despite the residence being uninhabited. Still, Orbea announces his presence… Continue reading

Pete Orbea poses for a photo in front of one of the many fireplaces inside the Walker-Ames House in Port Gamble. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap News Group.
Large chanterelles grow in Kitsap County (John Young/Submitted photo)

Tips for foraging mushrooms in Kitsap

For local foragers, it’s a great time of year to harvest mushrooms. “This is a great part of the world to be a beginner looking… Continue reading

Large chanterelles grow in Kitsap County (John Young/Submitted photo)
The lounge area at Vibe Coworks’ new location boasts ample room in the lounge area. Austin Flink, RFM Viz Lab. Courtesy Vibe Coworks.

Vibe Coworks to hold grand opening event

Poulsbo’s new shared workspace, Vibe Coworks, will hold its grand opening celebration at their new location in the Centennial Building later next week. Alanna Imbach,… Continue reading

The lounge area at Vibe Coworks’ new location boasts ample room in the lounge area. Austin Flink, RFM Viz Lab. Courtesy Vibe Coworks.

Poulsbo First Lutheran celebrates 106 years of lutefisk

Poulsbo First Lutheran Church celebrated its 106th Lutefisk Dinner on Saturday. Community members trickled in throughout the day and there was no shortage of volunteers.… Continue reading

High Spirits new location in the Century Building features a sprawling selection of spirits, a 1,000 square-foot walk-in “beer cave,” a 3,000 square-foot wine cellar and classroom and even a station dedicated to refilling growlers. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap News Group.

Plenty on tap at new High Spirits location

Liquor store features more room, classes and event space.

High Spirits new location in the Century Building features a sprawling selection of spirits, a 1,000 square-foot walk-in “beer cave,” a 3,000 square-foot wine cellar and classroom and even a station dedicated to refilling growlers. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap News Group.

Nightly Hood Canal Bridge closures expected all week

Crews will intermittently close the SR 104 Hood Canal Bridge to traffic beginning at 10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, until 1 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16.… Continue reading