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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

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The first hole from the tee boxes on a summer day.
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Man charged after wild police chase from Poulsbo to Bremerton

A 24-year-old man was charged Tuesday with first-degree robbery and attempting to elude police after allegedly assaulting a man and stealing his car at the… Continue reading

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NK schools faces redistricting due to growth

North Kitsap School District superintendent Laurynn Evans presented a proposed Redistricting Plan based on population changes at last week’s board meeting. The goal is to… Continue reading

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County sheriff shares his department’s extraordinary year with chamber

Gese says COVID, police reform and staff shortages have been exceedingly challenging issues

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5 more COVID-related deaths confirmed in Kitsap; 112 new cases

Over the last week, Kitsap’s case rate per 100,000 residents has dropped dramatically to 338.4

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Shots fired at stolen vehicle following civilian-instigated car chase

Pursuer refuses order to halt vehicle chase or meet with police

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The scene of the house fire on Noll Road Sunday night. Courtesy Photo

Poulsbo resident displaced by house fire

A home on Noll Road in Poulsbo suffered heavy fire damage Sunday night, displacing its resident. A neighbor saw the fire and reported it at… Continue reading

The scene of the house fire on Noll Road Sunday night. Courtesy Photo
The initial phase of Rotary Morrow Community Park near Noll Road consisted of clearing, grading and installation of gravel trails. Courtesy Photos

Morrow Park’s Phase 1 done; Viking Fest planned for May

Transportation Benefit District, ‘we go round’ coming

The initial phase of Rotary Morrow Community Park near Noll Road consisted of clearing, grading and installation of gravel trails. Courtesy Photos
Various artist renditions of the townhomes project. Courtesy images

Comments sought on Poulsbo townhomes project

Public comments are being sought for the proposed Westry Village Townhome Apartments project in Poulsbo by Feb. 16. The project for middle-income residents is located… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2022
Various artist renditions of the townhomes project. Courtesy images
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Upset by inaction, Putaansuu threatens to take Kitsap County to court

Mayor says homeless encampment in Veterans Park is a safety and security issue for nearby residents

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Police investigating crash-and-dash burglaries at businesses

Two suspects captured on surveillance video at burgled convenience store

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Staff shortages impacting residents’ care at Veterans Home

Wheelchair-bound vet says remaining staff can’t keep up with care needs

  • Feb 10, 2022
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Parks among Poulsbo’s comp plan amendments

A public hearing is set for Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. on Poulsbo’s Comprehensive Plan. The Planning Commission will hear public input and take recommendations… Continue reading

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Suspicious package at Navy base just a camera

A security threat at Naval Base Kitsap-Keyport has been cleared as a suspicious package turned out to be a camera. NBK – Keyport was locked… Continue reading

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Applications being accepted for South Kitsap Community Pride Scholarship

$2,000 award sponsored by South Kitsap Properties

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Central Kitsap School District levy is failing; Bremerton’s measure passing

CKSD’s two-year, $40 million measure was for education and daily school operations

  • Feb 9, 2022
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Proposed Democratic transportation package would fund all-electric passenger ferry

Kitsap Transit would receive $10 million for operations, and to design, build and operate the vessel

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Both NKSD levy measures winning

Both North Kitsap School District levies were passing on election night. Proposition 1 was winning 6,585 to 5,067, or 57% to 43%. Such funding measures… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2022
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4 more COVID-related deaths confirmed in Kitsap; 185 new cases

Over the last week, Kitsap’s case rate per 100,000 residents has dropped dramatically to 511

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The scene of the collision. Courtesy Photos

2 injured in collision involving NKSD bus

Two people were injured and taken to a local hospital Monday after a collision involving a North Kitsap School District bus and a tree-service utility… Continue reading

The scene of the collision. Courtesy Photos