Nick Twietmeyer

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

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: new recreation center would be the “jewel” of Kitsap
Poulsbo mayor recognized with economic development award

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

Poulsbo mayor recognized with economic development award
Kingston volunteer recognized for 32 years of service

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

Kingston volunteer recognized for 32 years of service
Suit filed against DSHS sex offender housing contractor

Suit filed against DSHS sex offender housing contractor

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

Suit filed against DSHS sex offender housing contractor
Remembering Eli Creekmore

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

Remembering Eli Creekmore
Poulsbo police drone program takes flight

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

Poulsbo police drone program takes flight
BREAKING | Man in custody after standoff with police outside Naval Base Kitsap

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

BREAKING | Man in custody after standoff with police outside Naval Base Kitsap
Two NKSD buses collide

Two NKSD buses collide

No serious injuries reported

Two NKSD buses collide
County: Poulsbo sex offender housing violates code

County: Poulsbo sex offender housing violates code

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

County: Poulsbo sex offender housing violates code
Black arraigned on murder charge for Suquamish shooting

Black arraigned on murder charge for Suquamish shooting

PORT ORCHARD — William Benson Black, 28, was arraigned Monday in Kitsap County Superior Court on a charge of first degree murder following the shooting… Continue reading

Black arraigned on murder charge for Suquamish shooting
Brewing collaboration sees creation of historic ale

Brewing collaboration sees creation of historic ale

Something ancient has been brewing in Poulsbo, a style of beer once thought to be lost to the ages has been resurrected thanks to a… Continue reading

Brewing collaboration sees creation of historic ale
February snowfall highlights problems with severe weather shelters

February snowfall highlights problems with severe weather shelters

Severe Weather Shelter volunteers want permanent housing solutions

February snowfall highlights problems with severe weather shelters
Poulsbo sex offender opposition group testifies in Olympia

Poulsbo sex offender opposition group testifies in Olympia

Group seeking to close sex offender housing in Poulsbo, testifies on behalf of proposed legislation

Poulsbo sex offender opposition group testifies in Olympia
Poulsbo Public Works crews shine through the storm

Poulsbo Public Works crews shine through the storm

City crews worked in shifts, around the clock to clear Poulsbo’s streets

Poulsbo Public Works crews shine through the storm
<em>Poulsbo Fire Department’s Station 77 under a blanket of snow.</em>                                Photo courtesy Poulsbo Fire Department, Doug Seitz

Amid storm, Poulsbo Fire Department carries on

With record-setting snowfall has also come a spike in calls for emergency services in Poulsbo. Jody Matson, a spokesperson for the Poulsbo Fire Department, said… Continue reading

<em>Poulsbo Fire Department’s Station 77 under a blanket of snow.</em>                                Photo courtesy Poulsbo Fire Department, Doug Seitz
County adopts emergency ordinance in response to Poulsbo sex offender housing

County adopts emergency ordinance in response to Poulsbo sex offender housing

On Wednesday Kitsap County commissioners voted to approve an emergency ordinance instituting interim zoning restrictions for less restrictive alternative housing (LRA’s) for sex offenders. In… Continue reading

County adopts emergency ordinance in response to Poulsbo sex offender housing
Poulsbo celebrates first official Day of the Sámi People

Poulsbo celebrates first official Day of the Sámi People

Poulsbo officially celebrated Scandinavia’s indigenous people, after mayor Becky Erickson declared Feb. 6 Poulsbo’s Day of the Sámi People. The Sámi homeland encompasses large parts… Continue reading

Poulsbo celebrates first official Day of the Sámi People
City of Poulsbo facing lawsuits for pedestrians struck in 2017

City of Poulsbo facing lawsuits for pedestrians struck in 2017

Suit claims city failed to adequately light locations where pedestrians were struck by vehicles

City of Poulsbo facing lawsuits for pedestrians struck in 2017
Poulsbo’s Rainy Daze wins top honors at Strange Brewfest

Poulsbo’s Rainy Daze wins top honors at Strange Brewfest

Rainy Daze beers Coconut Cream Pie, She’s Bazaar and Only the Tip IPA were crowd favorites

Poulsbo’s Rainy Daze wins top honors at Strange Brewfest

UPDATE | Port Orchard teen airlifted after South Kitsap High School stabbing

A 14-year-old was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center following a stabbing at South Kitsap High School around 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22. “This kind of… Continue reading