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Student allegedly handed out drug-laced candy

KINGSTON — The Kitsap County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an alleged incident at Kingston Middle School in which a student reportedly gave drug-laced candy to… Continue reading

Wolfle fifth-graders’ symphony to be performed at Benaroya Hall

The composers smiled as they reflected on the process of helping to create the winning composition to be performed by the Seattle Symphony at Benaroya Hall in March.

Gordon Elementary encourages STEM learning

The days of “quiet in the library” have changed as school libraries nationwide increasingly become venues for STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) activities

Chief Kitsap Academy girls basketball team makes school history

For the first time in the school’s history, a girls basketball team represented the school in WIAA competition

A wintry, snowy day in North Kitsap | Photos

POULSBO — Snow covered North Kitsap in a white blanket Feb. 6. Here are a few scenic shots from the day. Do you have any… Continue reading

Athletes prep for the playoffs

POULSBO — It’s hard to believe the 2017 winter sports season is already coming to a close. But Kingston and North Kitsap teams aren’t quite… Continue reading

Poulsbo Police investigating alleged child-luring attempt

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Police Department is investigating a suspected child luring that occurred at Poulsbo Middle School on Jan. 10. The suspected incident occurred… Continue reading

Positive attitude is the secret to success | Between the Lines

Half of the people who make New Year’s resolutions have given up on them by the end of June, according to activepause.com. The top three… Continue reading

Troop 555 hosts spaghetti feed, event to benefit troop service activities

KINGSTON — The Boy Scouts of Troop 555 — also known as the “Triple Nickel” — will host a spaghetti fund raiser dinner at 6… Continue reading

Some ways to stay healthy and active in the winter season

POULSBO — Wondering how to stay active and fit during winter? Here are a few ideas to help you get off the couch and out… Continue reading

Holiday Starr program continues collecting donations

KINGSTON — Just last week, two people in need knocked on the door of Kingston Mercantile & Marine, hoping the services from Operation Holiday Starr… Continue reading

Roofer says donors to local fund ‘literally saved our lives’

POULSBO — Norman Butler was a roof layer for years, working job to job to support his four children. “I worked when I could,” he… Continue reading

Setting the bar, NK and KHS gymnasts catapult to strong season

POULSBO — It’s been an interesting road for Kingston and North Kitsap’s prep gymnastics teams. During the course of the past decade, the teams have… Continue reading

Poulsbo Lions Raab Foundation Bellringer Fund: Making a difference in local lives

POULSBO — Shannon Miller has been a single mother raising her two children alone for the past six years. The road for her family isn’t… Continue reading

For the thrill of the pin

“It’s a breathtaking but a relaxing moment,” Kingston senior wrestler Josh Bayne said. “Before the match, it’s the heat of the struggle, but all the… Continue reading

Strong odor affects 14 Poulsbo Middle School students

POULSBO — Fourteen Poulsbo Middle School students were evaluated by paramedics Dec. 8 after complaining of headaches, the North Kitsap School District reported about noon.… Continue reading

Hot off the 3D printer: Poulsbo Elementary School sells 3D printed ornaments for fundraiser

POULSBO — One of the most unique ornaments this year is made by elementary school students using the same technology used to manufacture parts on… Continue reading

Wide Mouth Frog owner closes shop to focus on wholesale, ‘slow down’

POULSBO — Pamela Bellesen, artist and owner of Wide Mouth Frog Designs, has spent nearly 20 years cultivating her business. What started as a craft… Continue reading

Local veterans, others from here at Standing Rock

POULSBO — Several North Kitsap residents have traveled the nearly 1,400 miles to the Oceti Sakowin Camp to stand in solidarity with others against the… Continue reading

NK, KHS winter season sports preview

Kingston and North Kitsap athletes are putting forth their best in basketball, swimming, wrestling and gymnastics. Here’s what coaches say you can expect. BOYS BASKETBALL:… Continue reading