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State trying to make it easier to get COVID-19 vaccine

Washington is moving to the next phase of vaccine distribution, the state announced Monday. The Department of Health has expanded access to the Pfizer/BioNTech and… Continue reading

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Poulsbo man arrested for possession of child porn

A 25-year-old Poulsbo man has been arrested on charges of suspicion of possession of child pornography. Liam Stoulil was arrested Jan. 14 after Poulsbo police… Continue reading

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<em>One of Poulsbo’s Free Food Pantry’s can be found outside Fishlines Market Place on Viking Avenue.</em>
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Food pantries popping up to help those in need

Take what you need; give what you can

  • Jan 21, 2021
<em>One of Poulsbo’s Free Food Pantry’s can be found outside Fishlines Market Place on Viking Avenue.</em>
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Superior Court judge issues temporary restraining order against That One Place

Port Orchard restaurant has been serving customers inside in defiance of the governor’s order

  • Jan 20, 2021
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Another COVID-related death confirmed in Kitsap, 54 total

About half of COVID deaths linked to long-term care facilities

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Port Orchard surges forward in 2021 with projects, priorities

South Kitsap Community Events Center project tops mayor’s priorities this year

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Kiwanis Club accepting applications for educational scholarships

Application deadline is April 12

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Poulsbo mayor gives State of the City address

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson gave her annual “State of the City” presentation at the City Council meeting Jan. 13 and tried to answer the question,… Continue reading

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County Commissioners voice their concerns about governor’s COVID plans

Trio worry about plan’s ‘lack of communication and clarity’

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Port Orchard restaurant at in-dining standoff with state over COVID restrictions

State attorney general seeking temporary restraining order against That One Place

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Initial jobless claims fall 8.4%

Initial unemployment claims fell during the first full week of January, but unemployment claims as a whole remain high as a spike in December has… Continue reading

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Local tribes condemn attack on nation’s capitol

The Suquamish and S’Klallam Tribes have put out a joint statement denouncing the violence that took place at the nation’s capitol Jan. 6. “Tribal leaders… Continue reading

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State prepping to move to next phase of vaccination

The state is preparing to open up the COVID-19 vaccine to the next tier in coming days, though officials have not yet given a date.… Continue reading

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Firehouse Theater seeks alternatives to stay afloat

Like so many theaters nationwide, Kingston’s Firehouse Theater is fighting for its life amid the coronavirus pandemic and a dying movie industry. When folks last… Continue reading

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The Puyallup completes its Wednesday morning run from Seattle to Eagle Harbor on Bainbridge Island. Mark Krulish/Bainbridge Island Review

Pandemic causes ferry ridership to sink 41%

With more folks working from home and domestic and international travel dropping off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ferry traffic has dropped 59 percent to… Continue reading

The Puyallup completes its Wednesday morning run from Seattle to Eagle Harbor on Bainbridge Island. Mark Krulish/Bainbridge Island Review
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No-contact advisory from BI to Kingston after sewage spills

More sewage overflow spills - these two in King County - are causing concerns on shorelines from Bainbridge Island to Kingston. The Kitsap County Health… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2021
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50 new cases of COVID confirmed in Kitsap

Over the past two weeks, the county’s positive case rate per 100,000 residents is 234

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City, Putaansuu leveraging COVID-era technologies to improve services, save dollars

Could City Hall chambers space be better utilized? Mayor is considering options

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Mediascape: YouTube channels are the next best thing to traveling the globe

Slice-of-life home-grown series offer a refreshing take on life elsewhere

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