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Members of the North Kitsap High School Class of 1947. Back row: Vernon Martinson, Pat Strand, Neva Rice, Louise Love, Ray Drummond, Bud Pierce, Jim Pickrell and Ted George. Bottom row: Carolynn Swearingen, Lila Brazeau, Kaare Jacobsen and Arlene Updyke.  Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

‘I hope we get together again’

North Kitsap High School Class of 1947 gathers for its 70th reunion

Members of the North Kitsap High School Class of 1947. Back row: Vernon Martinson, Pat Strand, Neva Rice, Louise Love, Ray Drummond, Bud Pierce, Jim Pickrell and Ted George. Bottom row: Carolynn Swearingen, Lila Brazeau, Kaare Jacobsen and Arlene Updyke.  Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
Sports Roundup | Sept. 18
Sports Roundup | Sept. 18
North Kitsap sweeps Bremerton for top spot in Olympic League
North Kitsap sweeps Bremerton for top spot in Olympic League
Sports Roundup | Sept. 13
Sports Roundup | Sept. 13
Sports Roundup | Sept. 11
Sports Roundup | Sept. 11
Kingston, North Kitsap Fall Sports Preview

Kingston, North Kitsap Fall Sports Preview

POULSBO — Students return to school next week to resume their pursuit of excellence in the classroom and in athletic competition. Most fall teams have… Continue reading

Kingston, North Kitsap Fall Sports Preview
What it means to be a Leo

What it means to be a Leo

Two student presidents share their views on why membership, and community service, are important

What it means to be a Leo
South Kitsap High School’s girls soccer team was one of many that had its opening game postponed due to poor air quality. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap High School’s girls soccer team was one of many that had its opening game postponed due to poor air quality. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Vikings easily outdistance Spartans 42-21

Vikings easily outdistance Spartans 42-21

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — The North Kitsap Vikings bested the Bainbridge Spartans 42-21 Sept. 1 in their first outing of the year. The Vikings led for… Continue reading

Vikings easily outdistance Spartans 42-21
Misty Nicolet Greer, a North Kitsap graduate, will skate for Team USA at next month’s World Roller Derby Championship.                                  Misty Nicolet Greer / Contributed
Misty Nicolet Greer, a North Kitsap graduate, will skate for Team USA at next month’s World Roller Derby Championship.                                  Misty Nicolet Greer / Contributed
Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District                                 Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District
Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District                                 Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District
Others went all out and wore period clothing, parading with own covered wagons made of paper and chicken wire. (Ian A. Snively/Kitsap News Group)

Poulsbo students parade into the future

Poulsbo Elementary and North Kitsap High students celebrate the end of school

Others went all out and wore period clothing, parading with own covered wagons made of paper and chicken wire. (Ian A. Snively/Kitsap News Group)
Congratulations, Class of 2017 | In Our Opinion

Congratulations, Class of 2017 | In Our Opinion

(Editor’s note: Some commencement locations and times are incorrect in the print version of this editorial. They are correct in this version.) Hundreds of students… Continue reading

Congratulations, Class of 2017 | In Our Opinion
Members of North Kitsap High School’s Class of 2017 are jubilant as they arrive for graduation, June 9, at North Kitsap Stadium. (Angie Donovan/Kitsap News Group correspondent)

‘Reach for Tomorrow’: Hundreds are graduating from area high schools

POULSBO — Seven North Kitsap schools and more than 550 high school and college graduates. West Sound Academy was first to host commencement exercises for… Continue reading

Members of North Kitsap High School’s Class of 2017 are jubilant as they arrive for graduation, June 9, at North Kitsap Stadium. (Angie Donovan/Kitsap News Group correspondent)
A conversation with three-time state tennis champion Danya Wallis

A conversation with three-time state tennis champion Danya Wallis

POULSBO — On her Facebook page, North Kitsap High School junior Danya Wallis posted a photo of her late father. “It’s been six years since… Continue reading

A conversation with three-time state tennis champion Danya Wallis
Tonja Smith … award-winning coach and high school office manager.

North Kitsap High School’s Tonja Smith will retire as one of top school employees in state

POULSBO — There’s something about retiring on a high note. Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway capped his career with a second consecutive Super Bowl championship.… Continue reading

Tonja Smith … award-winning coach and high school office manager.
The Olympic League Championship track meet is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. May 6 at North Kitsap High School. Eleven teams are scheduled to compete. This photo is from the Lil’ Norway Invitational, April 22 at North Kitsap. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Local teams headed into post-season

OLYMPIC LEAGUE West Central District 3 2A Baseball Tournament North Kitsap (10-1,13-2 Olympic League 2A champions) hosted their last regular-season game against Peninsula High May… Continue reading

The Olympic League Championship track meet is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. May 6 at North Kitsap High School. Eleven teams are scheduled to compete. This photo is from the Lil’ Norway Invitational, April 22 at North Kitsap. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)
The North Kitsap Vikings placed sixth at the 2A State Basketball Tournament, March 4. (Scott Orness / Contributed)
The North Kitsap Vikings placed sixth at the 2A State Basketball Tournament, March 4. (Scott Orness / Contributed)
North Kitsap freshman wrestler Holly Beaudoin competes in the 2A girls state wrestling championship and takes second place Feb. 18. (Northwest sports photography / Contributed)

Beaudoin: ‘Winning a state wrestling title is my goal’

POULSBO — “Getting knocked out doesn’t seem very fun to me.” For North Kitsap High School freshman Holly Beaudoin, state champion runner-up, winning is just… Continue reading

North Kitsap freshman wrestler Holly Beaudoin competes in the 2A girls state wrestling championship and takes second place Feb. 18. (Northwest sports photography / Contributed)