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75 new COVID cases confirmed in Kitsap since last Thursday

Active outbreak of 18 cases at Martha and Mary kids summer camp in North Kitsap

 

Dunn, Courtesy photo

Bainbridge Island briefs

Not-So-Chilly Hilly For the first time in its history, the traditional kick-off ride to the Pacific Northwest biking season – held on Bainbridge Island for… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2021

 

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Bremerton’s St. Michael Medical Center temporarily closing ER

Emergency services halted at 7 p.m. Friday due to staff shortage

  • Jul 30, 2021

 

Back to school vaccination event.

Back to School Poulsbo vaccine event July 31

North Point Church and Peninsula Community Health Services have partnered to host a free back-to-school vaccination event on Saturday. The event will begin at 11… Continue reading

Back to school vaccination event.
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2021 Fathoms royalty get their crowns

Pandemic uncertainties couldn’t dissuade Royalty Court

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Long-awaited modernization project at Manchester Fuel Depot finally started

Work on nearly $200 million project to take nine years to complete

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‘The entire west is burning’

With a worst-ever wildfire season feared this year, here’s what residents should know to keep safe

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West Sound Film Festival is back for its fifth year

Meet three filmmakers being showcased at the festival this August

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The Suquamish Tribe laid to rest former Suquamish Tribal Chairman Richard Belmont Jr. on what would have been his 82nd birthday on July 24.

Former Suquamish Tribal Chairman laid to rest

Former chairman of the Suquamish Tribe Richard Belmont Jr., who played a critical role in the success of the tribe, was laid to rest July… Continue reading

The Suquamish Tribe laid to rest former Suquamish Tribal Chairman Richard Belmont Jr. on what would have been his 82nd birthday on July 24.
The brick flooring and wood paneling is original to the Olympic Hotel now called Hotel Scandi. Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald photos

Hotel to open in downtown Poulsbo

While an official opening date is still in the works, soon visitors will be able to stay right in the heart of downtown Poulsbo at… Continue reading

The brick flooring and wood paneling is original to the Olympic Hotel now called Hotel Scandi. Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald photos
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SKSD budget proposal includes federal ESSER monies

Funding will go to remedy ‘learning loss’ from the COVID-19 pandemic

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Port Orchard City Council reverts to remote meetings

City cites mask guidance and rising case numbers

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Police reform bills in effect

Over the weekend several bills having to do with police reform went into effect and may change the way local police departments operate. The five… Continue reading

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Kitsap recommends masks indoors due to COVID increase

Unvaccinated, youth get it; spreads easily, results more serious

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Teen gets 16 years for killing Suquamish man

Robert Fleeks Jr., 19, was sentenced Friday to 16 years in prison for the second-degree murder of Suquamish Tribal member Marlin George Jr. in 2018.… Continue reading

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Dian Lenius, Poulsbo’s director of Engineering, inspects the walls that separate the road from the shared-use path on the roundabout project.

Johnson Parkway Roundabout full speed ahead

The Johnson Parkway-Highway 305 roundabout project is coming along as Poulsbo hears an update from the city’s Engineering Department. “The teams been working very well… Continue reading

Dian Lenius, Poulsbo’s director of Engineering, inspects the walls that separate the road from the shared-use path on the roundabout project.
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Port Orchard City Council candidates debate downtown change, climate change

Three city council candidates answer questions from citizens in virtual forum

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Children’s center to open in former Grey House Cafe space

Multicultural Children Center will immerse children in Spanish

  • Jul 23, 2021
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Hotter days in store?

Is the county adapting and how to prepare for the heat

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