Nick Twietmeyer

Agate Passage Bridge jumper scare prompts robust emergency response

The woman reportedly told officers she had been standing outside the railing, thinking about jumping

Where to watch fireworks this Fourth of July

If you’re craving colorful explosions in the night sky this Fourth of July, but feel like leaving the big booms to the professionals, be sure… Continue reading

Buccaneers set sail over the horizon

Last Saturday was the moment Kingston High School seniors had all been waiting for, the chance to breathe a sigh of relief and rejoice in… Continue reading

Multiple violations reported at Viking Way LRA

Level 3 sex offenders reported to have left without GPS monitoring, behaved aggressively to staff

<em>The Poulsbo City Council recently revisited the topic of creating a city administrator position to supplement the executive office.</em>
                                Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

Poulsbo could be moving toward city administrator

Council revisits discussions on supplementing the executive office with new administrator position

<em>The Poulsbo City Council recently revisited the topic of creating a city administrator position to supplement the executive office.</em>
                                Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

NKSD superintendent talks cuts, balancing the budget

School district working to overcome $3.5 million financial deficit

Pomeroy Park swimming beach advisory lifted

Water samples at popular swimming beach found to be within safe threshold for bacteria levels

County officials move to discontinue use of glyphosate

Kitsap County to cease broadcast spraying, will only use glyphosate for targeted application

NKSD proposes cuts to meet budget deficit

North Kitsap School District recently announced that reductions in force, fee increases and curriculum budget reductions are just a few of the tools that could… Continue reading

Spouse of port commissioner runs for Poulsbo City Council

Mayor suggests recusal from port matters for council hopeful

The Vikings are here!

Viking Fest returns to Poulsbo once again

Former mayoral candidate Ricky Moon files for Poulsbo City Council

Ricky Moon has once again thrown his hat into the ring for local government, having filed for Poulsbo City Council Position 3 on Friday, May… Continue reading

Longship Marine owners Aaron Wenholz and Nico Jensen hold up Longship’s sign in front of the store’s new building just next door to their former location. Nick Twietmeyer / Kitsap News Group

Longship Marine finds a new home port

Frequenters of Poulsbo’s Longship Marine have no doubt noticed by now that the purveyor of marine equipment and apparel is now absent from the Front… Continue reading

Longship Marine owners Aaron Wenholz and Nico Jensen hold up Longship’s sign in front of the store’s new building just next door to their former location. Nick Twietmeyer / Kitsap News Group

North Kitsap candidates file for office

Candidate filing began on Monday for the November election, here is a list of candidates who have filed to run for office in North Kitsap.… Continue reading

<em>Starr Trujillo stands near her driveway along Viking Way, across from the Poulsbo LRA. </em>Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

Misunderstanding at Poulsbo sex offender home prompts 911 call

Deputies called after LRA administrator reportedly observed taking photos of nearby bus stop

<em>Starr Trujillo stands near her driveway along Viking Way, across from the Poulsbo LRA. </em>Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

Schedule announced for Viking Fest

Now in its 51st year, Poulsbo’s Viking Fest is set to kick off on Friday, May 17 and run right through May 19 at 6… Continue reading

ALERT | Pranksters using ‘spoofed’ Kitsap News Group phone number in harassing calls

It appears that a prankster has been reaching out to residents in Kitsap County by using a “spoofed” Kitsap News Group phone number and falsely… Continue reading

Future goals, traffic, challenges for ferries discussed at Kingston meeting

Washington State Ferries is looking to spend $14.6 billion on 16 new vessels by 2040

Kitsap County Parks Department has proposed the construction of a public fishing pier at Hansville’s Norwegian Point Park, similar to a historic pier which once served the mosquito fleet. Photo courtesy Kitsap County Parks Department.

Hansville residents hear county’s plan for a public fishing pier

Cautious optimism, it appeared, was the mood inside the Greater Hansville Community Center during a recent meeting between the Kitsap County Parks Department and Hansville… Continue reading

Kitsap County Parks Department has proposed the construction of a public fishing pier at Hansville’s Norwegian Point Park, similar to a historic pier which once served the mosquito fleet. Photo courtesy Kitsap County Parks Department.

Summer Cyber Security Camp seeks to turn kids and teachers into cyber sleuths

This summer, middle school students and teachers will have the opportunity to receive a crash course in cybersecurity, thanks to a free summer camp being… Continue reading