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Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors

Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors

Buildings etched by history overlook Rich Passage

Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors
Heading into the holidays in Port Gamble

Heading into the holidays in Port Gamble

Port Gamble General Store kicks off the holiday season The goblins and ghouls are being replaced by ornaments and wreaths, the brightly colored leaves will… Continue reading

Heading into the holidays in Port Gamble
Seeing systems around us

Seeing systems around us

During October I participated with a few others in a four-week discussion course on climate change, hosted by Stillwaters. The course, titled “Change Is Our… Continue reading

Seeing systems around us

Free community meal set for Nov. 8

The next free Kingston Community Meal will be held on Nov. 8 at the Village Green Community Center. The second Friday of each month Kingston… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2019
<em>The sparrow-sized Northern Pygmy Owl, an aggressive hunter with large feet and big eyes, has false eye spots at the back of its head that confuse predators. </em>Photo by Paul Bannick

The owl’s year and Christmas cheer

With their haunting calls, yellow, unblinking eyes, and the startling whoosh they make as they glide invisibly in the dead of night, it’s no wonder… Continue reading

<em>The sparrow-sized Northern Pygmy Owl, an aggressive hunter with large feet and big eyes, has false eye spots at the back of its head that confuse predators. </em>Photo by Paul Bannick
Helpline food bank seeking holiday donations

Helpline food bank seeking holiday donations

Thanksgiving, Christmas holidays are coming up

Helpline food bank seeking holiday donations
Scarecrow screams!

Scarecrow screams!

Eclectic collection of Halloween sentinels ready for your vote

Scarecrow screams!
Howl-O-Ween adoptions at Humane Society Oct. 31

Howl-O-Ween adoptions at Humane Society Oct. 31

All adoption fees will be discounted from noon until 5:30 p.m.

Howl-O-Ween adoptions at Humane Society Oct. 31
Three SK DECA students organize second Bowling for a Cause event

Three SK DECA students organize second Bowling for a Cause event

Activity will roll at Hi Joy Bowl on Saturday

Three SK DECA students organize second Bowling for a Cause event
South Kitsap’s ‘CF warriors’ raise money to combat CF

South Kitsap’s ‘CF warriors’ raise money to combat CF

Organizers Piper Willson and Joseph Laws say the 5K Run will become annual event

South Kitsap’s ‘CF warriors’ raise money to combat CF
Manchester magic at folksy grill, pub

Manchester magic at folksy grill, pub

Oktoberfest oompah music, down-home friendliness define burg’s charm

Manchester magic at folksy grill, pub
Fathoms O’ Fun royalty scholarship program seeking applicants

Fathoms O’ Fun royalty scholarship program seeking applicants

Potential Royalty Court candidates being sought from among 6th through 12th graders in South Kitsap.

Fathoms O’ Fun royalty scholarship program seeking applicants
Poulsbo Elementary Safety Patrol (photo by Teri Marshall) (l-r)                                Kayla Karlin, Garrett Stoddard, Alexis Kofol, Mia Kalmbach, Eliana Frazier, Abigail Holland, Gracie Griffin, Dagny Melone, Natalie Ramey, Conner Bue, Hailey Langford, Peyton Maganda, Toby Duncan, and Davin Lancaster.

Safety Patrol teaches leadership and inspires Poulsbo Elementary students

Becoming a member of the Safety Patrol at Poulsbo Elementary is often a youngster’s first foray into what it is like to have a full-time… Continue reading

Poulsbo Elementary Safety Patrol (photo by Teri Marshall) (l-r)                                Kayla Karlin, Garrett Stoddard, Alexis Kofol, Mia Kalmbach, Eliana Frazier, Abigail Holland, Gracie Griffin, Dagny Melone, Natalie Ramey, Conner Bue, Hailey Langford, Peyton Maganda, Toby Duncan, and Davin Lancaster.
Kingston prepares for the worst

Kingston prepares for the worst

As explained in the September column in the Kingston Community News, we are utilizing this column as a way of providing the community with a… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019
Kingston prepares for the worst
Report: Port Orchard Film Festival to relocate, rebrand

Report: Port Orchard Film Festival to relocate, rebrand

Film festival will move to Historic Roxy Theatre in Bremerton

Report: Port Orchard Film Festival to relocate, rebrand
(photo courtesy of Madrona Eickmeyer)

Kingston students participate in global climate change strike

Students from Kingston High School recently joined thousands of other young people around the world on in a global youth strike demanding action on climate… Continue reading

(photo courtesy of Madrona Eickmeyer)
For SKHS student, CF Hero 5K Fun Run is a personal quest

For SKHS student, CF Hero 5K Fun Run is a personal quest

Piper Willson has paired with her DECA school partner to organize event

For SKHS student, CF Hero 5K Fun Run is a personal quest
Bay Street merchants sponsoring scarecrow contest next month
Bay Street merchants sponsoring scarecrow contest next month
The Port Gamble General Store and Cafe has new owners.

Swinging into September in Port Gamble

See what visitors will be getting up to in Port Gamble through the month of September

The Port Gamble General Store and Cafe has new owners.

Poulsbo Community Orchestra to host BBQ fundraiser

The fundraiser is set for Sept. 7