Nick Twietmeyer

Poulsbo city council adopts emergency ordinance on sex offender housing

At a meeting last Wednesday, Poulsbo City Council members voted unanimously to adopt interim zoning regulations which will temporarily restrict where less restrictive alternative (LRA)… Continue reading

Former North Kitsap Herald editor pens history of Point No Point

The former editor of the North Kitsap Herald, Richard Walker has written a new book on the history of Point No Point. “Point No Point… Continue reading

<em>The Kitsap County Parks Department has proposed the construction of a public fishing pier at Hansville’s Norwegian Point Park.									</em>Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

Amid stalled state boat ramp project, county proposes Hansville fishing pier

The Kitsap County Parks Department recently proposed a project which could see the return of a historic fishing pier, rebuilt at Hansville’s Norwegian Point Park,… Continue reading

<em>The Kitsap County Parks Department has proposed the construction of a public fishing pier at Hansville’s Norwegian Point Park.									</em>Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group

Head of NK schools says glyphosate is out

North Kitsap School District Superintendent Laurynn Evans said in an interview Tuesday that North Kitsap schools will no longer be using weedkillers which contain the… Continue reading

Longtime Kiwanian recognized for 35 years with Poulsbo club

Maldor “Jake” Jacobson began his service with the club in 1984

Hansville fishing pier proposed by Kitsap County Parks Department

The Kitsap County Parks Department is proposing a project which could see a historic fishing pier rebuilt at Hansville’s Norwegian Point Park. A public meeting… Continue reading

WSDOT open house lays out plan for roundabouts

Project managers say the highest priority improvement is not currently included in the project plan

No serious injuries reported in near head-on crash in Hansville

Two vehicles were left in pieces after a collision in Hansville, last week after one vehicle crossed the centerline, striking another vehicle and sideswiping a… Continue reading

WSDOT hosts info sessions on SR 305 roundabouts

Traffic flow improvements along the State Route 305 corridor between Poulsbo and the Bainbridge Island ferry terminal will be the focus of a series of… Continue reading

Transit board approves $580,000 contract for Suquamish bus lane project

The Kitsap Transit board of commissioners voted unanimously last week to approve a project which will construct additional lane improvements at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino… Continue reading

Farmers market returns to Poulsbo on Saturday

Farmers market reopens in Poulsbo, followed by a volunteer cleanup of Liberty Bay

Poulsbo Mayor: new recreation center would be the “jewel” of Kitsap

On Wednesday the Poulsbo City Council received a presentation on a project that is seeking to build a destination recreation and event center in the… Continue reading

Poulsbo mayor recognized with economic development award

Kitsap’s influential business leaders met on Friday at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort to discuss the state of economic development in Kitsap County and honor… Continue reading

Kingston volunteer recognized for 32 years of service

One longtime Kingston volunteer is set to be recognized in April by Gov. Jay Inslee for her service to her community. Florence “Flossie” Mulhair is… Continue reading

Suit filed against DSHS sex offender housing contractor

Suit filed on behalf of group opposing high-risk sex offender housing in Poulsbo

Remembering Eli Creekmore

Ardis Morrow and Jeff Oens of the Friedman Oens Gallery on Bainbridge Island recently unveiled the product of a collaboration between the two which has… Continue reading

Poulsbo police drone program takes flight

The Poulsbo Police Department has become the second agency in Kitsap County to begin employing the use of unmanned aerial systems for law enforcement operations.… Continue reading

BREAKING | Man in custody after standoff with police outside Naval Base Kitsap

A male suspect was taken into custody after illegally attempting to enter Naval Base Kitsap, crashing into a pole and engaging in a standoff with… Continue reading

Two NKSD buses collide

No serious injuries reported

County: Poulsbo sex offender housing violates code

County calls for WestSound Support Services to cease operations, group has two weeks to appeal