Nick Twietmeyer

Port of Poulsbo explains inquiry into commissioner communications

Port of Poulsbo explains inquiry into commissioner communications

POULSBO — As advocates for open government waited with bated breath last week to hear whether Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee would veto a Senate… Continue reading

Port of Poulsbo explains inquiry into commissioner communications
Rapid response prevents contamination from sunken boat in Port Orchard Marina

Rapid response prevents contamination from sunken boat in Port Orchard Marina

PORT ORCHARD — A 40-foot fishing vessel moored at the Port Orchard Marina sank on Feb. 28, prompting a multiple-agency response in an effort to… Continue reading

Rapid response prevents contamination from sunken boat in Port Orchard Marina
Members of Poulsbo’s Street and Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Plan’s advisory committee talk amongst themselves during a brief break. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap Daily News

Safety committee brainstorms Poulsbo traffic safety plan

POULSBO — An update on Poulsbo’s continuing plans to increase pedestrian traffic safety was a prominent feature of a recent city council meeting. The push… Continue reading

Members of Poulsbo’s Street and Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Plan’s advisory committee talk amongst themselves during a brief break. Nick Twietmeyer | Kitsap Daily News
Poulsbo Banner Bank to be acquired by Liberty Bay Bank

Poulsbo Banner Bank to be acquired by Liberty Bay Bank

POULSBO — Liberty Bay Bank will be acquiring Banner Bank’s Poulsbo branch. The transaction is expected to be complete in the second quarter of 2018… Continue reading

Poulsbo Banner Bank to be acquired by Liberty Bay Bank
Daniel J. Webb has left abandoned boats and ruined finances in his wake (Contributed photo)

Man has left abandoned boats and ruined finances in his wake

Daniel J. Webb’s dubious legal history extends past spreading himself too thin financially

Daniel J. Webb has left abandoned boats and ruined finances in his wake (Contributed photo)
Video footage shows officer removing drugs from medication drop box

Video footage shows officer removing drugs from medication drop box

Officer Stacey Smaaladen charged with felony; on paid administrative leave

Video footage shows officer removing drugs from medication drop box
Poulsbo police officer suspected of stealing meds from drop box

Poulsbo police officer suspected of stealing meds from drop box

Smaaladen charged with possession of controlled substance, theft

Poulsbo police officer suspected of stealing meds from drop box
Volunteers hoist sunken boat out of Liberty Bay

Volunteers hoist sunken boat out of Liberty Bay

Wenholz: ‘I just felt obligated to help because nobody’s going to do anything’

Volunteers hoist sunken boat out of Liberty Bay

Council to hear update on safety enhancements

What the engineering department has in store to make Poulsbo’s streets safer

Taxes, guns among topics at meeting with legislators

Taxes, guns among topics at meeting with legislators

Questions at the legislators’ meeting Feb. 17 ran the gamut from taxes to gun control

Taxes, guns among topics at meeting with legislators
Seattle’s finest comedians to take the stage at the Admiral Theatre

Seattle’s finest comedians to take the stage at the Admiral Theatre

The Admiral Theatre will host comedians Rod Long and David Crowe during The Best of the Seattle Comedy Competition. With doors opening at 6:30 p.m.… Continue reading

Seattle’s finest comedians to take the stage at the Admiral Theatre
Poulsbo moves forward on pedestrian safety plan

Poulsbo moves forward on pedestrian safety plan

The proposed plan comes in response to recent incidents in which pedestrians were struck by cars

Poulsbo moves forward on pedestrian safety plan

Poulsbo City Council makes committee selections for 2018

McGinty will continue as mayor pro tem

Poulsbo’s new City Council member wants to focus on issues affecting families

Poulsbo’s new City Council member wants to focus on issues affecting families

POULSBO — Abby Garland was sworn in Feb. 7 as City Council member for Position 7. Garland ran as a write-in candidate for the position,… Continue reading

Poulsbo’s new City Council member wants to focus on issues affecting families
<em>Tribal officials gather at Suquamish Clearwater Resort for the 2016 winter convention of the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians. Using a state curriculum, public school students will learn about local indigenous cultures, history and governance.</em> Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap Daily News

Bill would strengthen teaching of Native history

POULSBO — A state Senate bill would require Washington colleges to include Native American curriculum as part of a mandatory graduation requirement for teachers. Pacific… Continue reading

<em>Tribal officials gather at Suquamish Clearwater Resort for the 2016 winter convention of the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians. Using a state curriculum, public school students will learn about local indigenous cultures, history and governance.</em> Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap Daily News
Baby born in ambulance during snowstorm celebrates first birthday

Baby born in ambulance during snowstorm celebrates first birthday

Parents, emergency responders recount the frantic night of her birth

Baby born in ambulance during snowstorm celebrates first birthday

Iversen receives reduced sentence in plea deal

Pleads guilty to having sex with a 17-year-old exchange student

City of Poulsbo demolishes second Dogfish Creek house

City of Poulsbo demolishes second Dogfish Creek house

POULSBO– Demolition on a second city-owned house in Poulsbo began early on Feb. 1. The house at 19159 8th Ave., is the second along Dogfish… Continue reading

City of Poulsbo demolishes second Dogfish Creek house
Poulsbo Fire Department christens new boat

Poulsbo Fire Department christens new boat

Named ‘Viking Shields’ in honor of local family

Poulsbo Fire Department christens new boat
<em>City of Poulsbo workers stand by as an excavator demolishes the vacant house at Centennial Park.</em><em> </em>Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

Demolition begins on one of two creekside houses

The house overlooked a stretch of Dogfish Creek that flows across Centennial Park

<em>City of Poulsbo workers stand by as an excavator demolishes the vacant house at Centennial Park.</em><em> </em>Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group