News

Masking in most settings ends March 11

Washingtonians will see the end of the state masking mandate 10 days earlier than expected, following a dramatic decline in COVID-19-related hospitalizations and deaths. “We… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2022

Cannabis firms want longer sentences for robberies

Cannabis dispensary owners and employees are hoping to see a decrease in armed robberies with the passage of a bill imposing stricter penalties for offenders.… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2022
.

7 more COVID-related deaths confirmed in Kitsap; 72 new cases

Over the last week, Kitsap’s case rate per 100,000 residents has dropped dramatically to 135.9

.
.

CKSD providing students additional academic support with COVID-19 money

Online assistance program one benefit from $3.1 million in federal funds

  • Feb 28, 2022
.
.

Suspects in pot shop robbery being sought

Two employees were forced into backroom; one was struck by butt of shotgun

.
.

SKSD facility planning committee seeks community input

District seeking views on improving SKSD facilities in the years to come

.
.

Rebecca Greenberg is new Fathoms Queen

Selections made for 2022 Royalty Court on Saturday night

.
.

Puerto Vallarta restaurant won’t open until July at the earliest, owner says

Fire damage in kitchen was extensive, extended into other areas of restaurant

  • Feb 28, 2022
.
The Poulsbo City Council and Planning Commission held a joint meeting to discuss the 2024 Comprehensive Plan. Courtesy Photo
The Poulsbo City Council and Planning Commission held a joint meeting to discuss the 2024 Comprehensive Plan. Courtesy Photo
.

Lonely plea for peace in Ukraine

A protester shows Ukrainian flag at Port Orchard street corner

.
.

Superintendent Leavell departs Bremerton for OESD post

He leaves after nine years at school district

.
Molly Ward Gardens offers a few tables inside, complemented by various decor. Tyler Shuey/North Kitsap Herald photos

Fine-dining experience hidden in Big Valley

Owners converted a barn into their home/restaurant 30 years ago

Molly Ward Gardens offers a few tables inside, complemented by various decor. Tyler Shuey/North Kitsap Herald photos
.

Kilmer condemns Russian invasion of Ukraine

Congressman shares remarks at Bremerton Post Office renaming for John Henry Turpin

.
.

Feds award $7.7 million grant for zero-emission passenger ferry

Grant money will support design, build of an electric foot ferry for Port Orchard-Bremerton route

.
.

Awash in money, lawmakers propose big increases in spending

Legislators proposing a tax-free Labor Day weekend for shoppers

  • Feb 23, 2022
.
.

191 new COVID cases confirmed in Kitsap over holiday weekend

Over the last week, Kitsap’s case rate per 100,000 residents has dropped dramatically to 185.9

.
.

Port Orchard restaurant’s fight with state coming to a head

That One Place faces $132,000 fine for reported COVID violations

  • Feb 21, 2022
.
.

Inslee urges action on multi-agency plan on homelessness

Homeless people would have access to shelters and facilities under an $815 million plan

  • Feb 18, 2022
.
.

SKSD is recipient of $20.5 million in federal COVID-19 relief funding

Federal government issues $122 billion in pandemic funding to schools nationwide

  • Feb 17, 2022
.
File photo
The first hole from the tee boxes on a summer day.

15 years later, White Horse a premier golfing destination

Port Madison Enterprises bought the course in 2010

File photo
The first hole from the tee boxes on a summer day.