Nick Twietmeyer

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

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