Richard Walker

CHI Franciscan certificate of need upheld

Harrison Silverdale expansion cleared; Bremerton will get a new clinic

Bukowsky considering taking office as Poulsbo City Council member | 2017 Election
Bukowsky considering taking office as Poulsbo City Council member | 2017 Election
Strakeljahn

Strakeljahn re-elected to Bremerton Port Commission | 2017 Election

BREMERTON — Bremerton Port District voters had a choice between Axel Strakeljahn and his economic development track record over the last six years; and Robert… Continue reading

Strakeljahn
Greene, Hoffman re-elected; Buesch, Foley leading | Election Notebook

Greene, Hoffman re-elected; Buesch, Foley leading | Election Notebook

Central Kitsap School Board, Illahee Port, Silverdale Water, North Perry Water District

Greene, Hoffman re-elected; Buesch, Foley leading | Election Notebook
Mayor Becky Erickson and supporters at Western Red Brewing react to news that Erickson had won a third term by a landslide, Nov. 7. (Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group)

Landslide third-term win for Poulsbo Mayor Erickson | 2017 Election

POULSBO — Election Day was just another day on the job for Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson. First, beginning at 8:30 a.m., she was at a… Continue reading

Mayor Becky Erickson and supporters at Western Red Brewing react to news that Erickson had won a third term by a landslide, Nov. 7. (Nick Twietmeyer/Kitsap News Group)
Abby Garland

Write-in candidates fall way short in bids for Poulsbo City Council, Position 7 | 2017 Election

John R. Bukowsky, who withdrew his candidacy, wins; council will likely appoint new member

Abby Garland
Beth Worthington
Beth Worthington
Big day arrives for candidates — and voters

Big day arrives for candidates — and voters

Today is Election Day. Ballots must be postmarked Nov. 7 or deposited into a drop box by 8 p.m.

Big day arrives for candidates — and voters
Bill Mash … write-in candidate for Poulsbo City Council, Position 7.

And then there were two: Second write-in candidate for Poulsbo City Council

Artist and author Bill Mash is making his first foray into local politics

Bill Mash … write-in candidate for Poulsbo City Council, Position 7.
Poulsbo mayoral candidate Ricky Moon showed photos of five sites where his campaign signs have been hidden by Becky Erickson’s campaign signs, or removed. Moon said he thinks politics is ‘a dirty business.’ (Contributed photos)

Mayoral candidate says politics ‘is a dirty business’

Says he’s been maligned and his signs pulled or hidden

Poulsbo mayoral candidate Ricky Moon showed photos of five sites where his campaign signs have been hidden by Becky Erickson’s campaign signs, or removed. Moon said he thinks politics is ‘a dirty business.’ (Contributed photos)
Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman, speaks during the dedication of his story pole, “Chief,” at The Point Hotel in March. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)                                 Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

Service Nov. 8 for former Port Gamble S’Klallam chairman Jake Jones

LITTLE BOSTON — Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe government offices will be closed Nov. 8 in honor of Gerald “Jake” Jones, the Tribe’s former chairman. A… Continue reading

Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman, speaks during the dedication of his story pole, “Chief,” at The Point Hotel in March. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)                                 Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)
The Silverdale High School Class of 1915 poses for a class photo in the Silverdale Community Hall, upstairs from Emel’s Livery Stable. Central Kitsap History Club

A history of the Old Town Pub | Past & Present by Randy Hunt

The Old Town Pub recently made news when it was reported that Kitsap County declared the building unsafe and set a deadline for it to… Continue reading

The Silverdale High School Class of 1915 poses for a class photo in the Silverdale Community Hall, upstairs from Emel’s Livery Stable. Central Kitsap History Club
Sadie Shea contributes bubbles to the festive atmosphere in ‘Downtown Ghoulsbo,” Oct. 31.                                Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group

Fun, and not so spooky, time in ‘Ghoulsbo’

Downtown hosts trick-or-treaters on Halloween

Sadie Shea contributes bubbles to the festive atmosphere in ‘Downtown Ghoulsbo,” Oct. 31.                                Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group
Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman, speaks during the dedication of his story pole, “Chief,” at The Point Hotel in March. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)                                 Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

Jake Jones, former Port Gamble S’Klallam chairman | Passages

LITTLE BOSTON — Former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe Chairman Jake Jones has passed away. A granddaughter announced his passing on social media early Nov. 2;… Continue reading

Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman, speaks during the dedication of his story pole, “Chief,” at The Point Hotel in March. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)                                 Jake Jones, master carver and former Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe chairman (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

NKHS principal hopes to revive drama program | Updated

Lacking staff adviser, club treasurer turns to Jewel Box Theatre for help

Bremerton doctor charged with sex with minor

Also allegedly supplied teen with medication; attorney says he’ll plead not guilty

When completed, the latest segment of the Silverdale Way road improvement project will result in a five-lane roadway, five-foot bike lanes, six-foot planter areas, eight-foot sidewalks, new street lighting, and a new traffic signal at NW Byron Street and Silverdale Way NW. (Kitsap County Public Works)

Nov. 2 meeting to discuss Silverdale Way project impacts, solutions

County Commissioner Ed Wolfe, businesses will talk about ways to improve traffic flow into Old Town

When completed, the latest segment of the Silverdale Way road improvement project will result in a five-lane roadway, five-foot bike lanes, six-foot planter areas, eight-foot sidewalks, new street lighting, and a new traffic signal at NW Byron Street and Silverdale Way NW. (Kitsap County Public Works)
At “Santa & Me,” St. Nick still knows if you’ve been naughty or nice. (Sarah Musson)

Want ‘me time’ with Santa? He’s taking appointments

Musson: ‘I started doing this more for the fun and magic of Christmas’

At “Santa & Me,” St. Nick still knows if you’ve been naughty or nice. (Sarah Musson)
Ione Visick holds a page from 1931 in the P.E.O. chapter’s Record of Guests. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

Local P.E.O. chapter celebrates 100 years

Organization helps women ‘reach for the stars’

Ione Visick holds a page from 1931 in the P.E.O. chapter’s Record of Guests. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)
Marcus Hoffman

Q&A: Marcus Hoffman, candidate for Silverdale Water District

Editor’s note: Marcus Hoffman is running for a fourth term as a commissioner of the Silverdale Water District. His Q&A with Kitsap News Group was… Continue reading

Marcus Hoffman