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Poulsbo City Hall to become Covid-19 test site

At the request of Kitsap County, Poulsbo City Hall will be converting its parking garage into a temporary COVID-19 testing site. The county had originally… Continue reading

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Vaccine likely coming soon to Kitsap County

The bad news is COVID-19 rates have continued to increase in Kitsap County heading into the final month of 2020; the good news is a… Continue reading

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State unveils COVID-19 notification app

Washington state is launching a smartphone app designed to let users know if they have been in close proximity to a person who has tested… Continue reading

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13 tribal members get COVID; 10% face quarantine

The Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe reported Dec. 1 that at least 13 community members had tested positive for COVID-19 following Thanksgiving holiday gatherings. On its… Continue reading

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Health District confirms 64 new cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap

KPHD and hospital officials are urging action to prevent strain on the healthcare system.

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Gingerbread House contest, Senior Giving Tree at Port Orchard Market

… and Santa will visit downtown Port Orchard location later in December

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SK Helpline food bank: Feeding families during COVID and the holiday

South Kitsap community is stepping up to help, Hardison says

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A 46 lot subdivision along the Northeast edge of Poulsbo city limits has been approved for development by the city. Courtesy photos

City OKs 46-lot Poulsbo Meadows subdivision

The city has approved the final plat for Poulsbo Meadows, the newest single-family housing subdivision located on the east side of city limits. Poulsbo Meadows… Continue reading

A 46 lot subdivision along the Northeast edge of Poulsbo city limits has been approved for development by the city. Courtesy photos
Poulsbo Parks and Recreation is preparing for 2021 and a post COVID-19 world. Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald

Poulsbo parks down, but preparing to play ball again

Like most things, COVID-19 has raised havoc on the Poulsbo Parks Department. Heading into the last month of the year, the department has lost $300,000… Continue reading

Poulsbo Parks and Recreation is preparing for 2021 and a post COVID-19 world. Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald
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Restrictions lead to unemployment spike in latest job numbers

Unsurprisingly, initial regular unemployment claims skyrocketed during the week of Nov. 15-21, the first week during which restrictions on businesses were reimplemented in Washington. There… Continue reading

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Health district: 50 more positive cases of COVID-19

On Monday, the Kitsap County Health District confirmed 50 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the countywide total of positive tests to 2,476 since March. South… Continue reading

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Pair suspected of BMX business burglaries

Men are still at large; warrants issued for their arrest

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The sidewalks are lit up at night with decorations.

Pleasant Beach Village to offer holiday events through December

Gingerbread House Parties, Wintergarden, Holiday Loop among events

The sidewalks are lit up at night with decorations.
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KCIRT’s investigation of jail inmate’s death completed

Investigators found no evidence of criminal intent by corrections officers

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The artwork that goes along with WEAVE’s upcoming Confronting Racism through Roots music workshops. Courtesy of Dee Vadnais

WEAVE to hold virtual workshops on racism

Workshops will be first WEAVE event since February

The artwork that goes along with WEAVE’s upcoming Confronting Racism through Roots music workshops. Courtesy of Dee Vadnais
Rainy Daze Brewing tucked into a lot just off of Viking Avenue in Poulsbo, offers a wide selection of holiday beers on tap for you to take home in a Rainy Daze growler. Or you can buy a variety case of their canned beers for $60 or pick up a six pack for $22.

Local stores could use your business this holiday season

It’s no secret that COVID-19 restrictions have decimated local businesses everywhere. That’s true in Poulsbo, too. The North Kitsap Herald wants to encourage locals to… Continue reading

Rainy Daze Brewing tucked into a lot just off of Viking Avenue in Poulsbo, offers a wide selection of holiday beers on tap for you to take home in a Rainy Daze growler. Or you can buy a variety case of their canned beers for $60 or pick up a six pack for $22.
Loading up the pre-cut trees to transport to various locations in Kitsap County. Courtesy Olmstead Tree Farms.

Poulso tree farms to provide delivery service

Adapting to a worldwide pandemic, Olmstead Tree Farms in Poulsbo is offering a delivery service for people who want a “real” tree for Christmas, but… Continue reading

Loading up the pre-cut trees to transport to various locations in Kitsap County. Courtesy Olmstead Tree Farms.
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POPD’s ‘institutional resource’ retires

Deputy Chief Dale Schuster steps down after 35 years

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Poulsbo Lions seek donations to help those in need

For over 75 years the Poulsbo Lions Club has donated money to charities all across the city as part of its holiday Bellringer program. Those… Continue reading

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<em>Danielle Brown and Pat show some of the items already donated.</em>			 Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald

Warm clothing drive, she knows what it’s like to be homeless

Danielle Brown of Poulsbo knows what it’s like to be homeless and cold in the winter. She was homeless for 11 years. Now given a… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2020
<em>Danielle Brown and Pat show some of the items already donated.</em>			 Ken Park/North Kitsap Herald