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Parking and bathrooms? Both still in short supply

POULSBO - The historic district may have anything and everything when it comes to meeting locals' and tourists' shopping needs but for several years now it has come up markedly short in two crucial categories.

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Tribal Treasurer talks about recall vote

"SUQUAMISH - Amidst allegations that she has lost her ability to lead the Suquamish Tribe as treasurer, Georgia George Rye plans to keep a positive outlook on the recall meeting set for one week from now. I plan to keep my chin up because I know I have not done anything wrong, she said. "

Slow ride – take it easy along Front St. Street

"Joe Irwin/Staff Photo The face of Front Street will be changing dramatically in 2002 as crews work to make much-needed improvements to drainage, curbs and sidewalks there. The lengthy process begins next week when surveyors will visit the highly-traveled road. "

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NKHS students rewarded for staying off drugs.

"Trevor Pyle/ Staff Photo Poulsbo Police's Nick Hoke has started NKCOPS, a program designed to help kids stay drug-free. The photos of drug-free kids are displayed proudly in the school. "

Historic homes may be a hassle

"Joe Irwin/Staff Photo The modern face of Poulsbo might be getting a blast from the past if the city council agrees to increase its protection of historic homes. While the plan looks good on paper, the majority of council feels the program could prove extremely difficult to create and even harder to implement. "

Movietime 01/06/01

Showtimes for Kistap County theatres

Poulsbo Cinema 10 unlikely to close

"Joe Irwin/Staff Photo Despite a local trend of theater closures, Poulsbo Cinema 10 on Viking Avenue will remain open in the immediate future, according to the Regal Cinema corporate headquarters in Knoxville, Tenn. "

Opening a brand new chapter at the library

Joe Irwin/Staff Photos Colorful books and background adorn the new children's wing at the library - a spot which is sure to appeal to the kid in everyone living in North Kitsap.

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Movietime 01/03/01

Movietimes for Kistap County theatres

Olalla family rock band sings praises for the Lord.

"Jim Bryant/ Staff Photo The musical Proctors are, from left, Penny, Jesse, Hannah, Mike and Rebekah. "

Movietimes 12/30/00

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Gamblewood Fire

"Courtesy Photo A family of five lost their home and possessions in a trailer fire in Gamblewood yesterday morning. North Kitsap Fire & Rescue firefighters had difficulty reaching the trailer because the driveway was blocked by a plywood fence, a travel trailer and several cars. A cat and bird were killed in the blaze. "

Martha and Mary to take over North Kitsap Kids program

"POULSBO - The North Kitsap School District before and after-school care program, known as NK Kids, will be taken over by Martha and Mary beginning Jan. 3. "

The cattle were lowing…

"The fourth annual Christmas In The Barn service was held on Christmas Eve near Kingston. The traditional service was occasionally punctuated by sneezes from the horse, who enjoyed having the evening visitors. "

Fire District 14 furnishes sleigh for neighborhood tour.

Tracey Cooper/ Staff Photo Santa Claus makes his way through Hansville neighborhoods Wednesday night. This was one of the many North Kitsap tours he went on this week. Santa visits Ho Ho Hansville

Garden art shop looking to flourish in Suquamish

Tracey Cooper/ Staff Photo Gillian Barber-Lowell and a few pieces of her garden art work at her Garden Art Workshop in Suquamish.

New machinist business races into Kingston

"Joe Irwin/Staff Photo Leonard Christie of Kingston has the pedal to the metal with his new mechanic and machinist business opening its doors. Christie has over 20 years work experience, but has spent a lifetime gaining knowledge about the field. "