North Kitsap

<em>Kingston junior Timothy Gallagher performs the backstroke during the 200 yard individual medley against North Kitsap. Gallagher finished with a time of 1:53.91, which qualified him for the state meet in that event. </em>                                Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
<em>Kingston junior Timothy Gallagher performs the backstroke during the 200 yard individual medley against North Kitsap. Gallagher finished with a time of 1:53.91, which qualified him for the state meet in that event. </em>                                Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson talks with Kitsap News Group’s Richard Walker about issues she expects to face in her third term.

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson | Kitsap Conversations

POULSBO — Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson visited with Kitsap News Group’s Richard Walker prior to the Nov. 7 general election to talk about issues and… Continue reading

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson talks with Kitsap News Group’s Richard Walker about issues she expects to face in her third term.
<em>Larry Litsch, a volunteer for the North Kitsap ABATE Toy Run, unpacks a bag full of gifts. </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
<em>Larry Litsch, a volunteer for the North Kitsap ABATE Toy Run, unpacks a bag full of gifts. </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
Larry Litsch, a volunteer for the North Kitsap ABATE Toy Run, unpacks a bag full of gifts. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Larry Litsch, a volunteer for the North Kitsap ABATE Toy Run, unpacks a bag full of gifts. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap guard Raelee Moore drives the lane against Central Kitsap. Moore scored 23 points in her team’s Opening Day victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap guard Raelee Moore drives the lane against Central Kitsap. Moore scored 23 points in her team’s Opening Day victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap running back Dax Solis leads an offense that has averaged 44 points per game this season. (File Photo)

North Kitsap believes the third time’s a charm | Prep Football

POULSBO — With the way they have played all season long, the Vikings have themselves believing the third time’s a charm. And it’s hard not… Continue reading

North Kitsap running back Dax Solis leads an offense that has averaged 44 points per game this season. (File Photo)

Beers, Crane win state titles for Kitsap schools | Girls Swimming

FEDERAL WAY — For the second year in a row, North Kitsap sophomore Eleanor Beers was named Washington Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association Swimmer of the… Continue reading

North Kitsap and Kingston both qualified for the state tournament, but lost in the first round. (File photo: Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap, Kingston, end successful seasons at state tournament

LACEY — Although neither North Kitsap nor Kingston came away with any hardware at the state volleyball tournament, which took place Nov. 10-11 at St.… Continue reading

North Kitsap and Kingston both qualified for the state tournament, but lost in the first round. (File photo: Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Toy drive for ill children at it again this year

Toy drive for ill children at it again this year

BREMERTON — Last year, Zachary Darner, 8, and a friend collected 259 toys — more than five times their goal — to donate to children… Continue reading

Toy drive for ill children at it again this year
The Vikings celebrate their district volleyball tournament win, their first since 2014 (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
The Vikings celebrate their district volleyball tournament win, their first since 2014 (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Richard F. Gordon’s path took him from North Kitsap High School Class of 1947 to the Moon as command module pilot for the Apollo 12 mission. (Public domain)

Astronaut Richard F. Gordon dies

His path took him from North Kitsap to the Moon as command module pilot for Apollo 12

Richard F. Gordon’s path took him from North Kitsap High School Class of 1947 to the Moon as command module pilot for the Apollo 12 mission. (Public domain)
North Kitsap running back Dax Solis (32) runs past the blocks of his teammates during the Vikings’ district playoff win over Eatonville.

North Kitsap advances to first round of state football tournament

POULSBO — Despite a couple of early fumbles, there was never any doubt for North Kitsap head coach Jeff Weible. He was going to keep… Continue reading

North Kitsap running back Dax Solis (32) runs past the blocks of his teammates during the Vikings’ district playoff win over Eatonville.
North Kitsap freshman Madison Zosa sprints to the finish line at the West Central District meet on Oct. 28 at Chambers Bay. She won the race with her time of 19:19.70. Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

North Kitsap’s Madison Zosa wins 2A district race | Cross Country

UNIVERSITY PLACE — Madison Zosa had the lead wire-to-wire. By the time the North Kitsap freshman reached the second large loop of the course at… Continue reading

North Kitsap freshman Madison Zosa sprints to the finish line at the West Central District meet on Oct. 28 at Chambers Bay. She won the race with her time of 19:19.70. Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
North Kitsap’s Nate Blanchard and Justus Jagodzinske in action during their opening round match at the West Central District 2A doubles tournament on Oct. 27. The duo won the district championship.  Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
North Kitsap’s Nate Blanchard and Justus Jagodzinske in action during their opening round match at the West Central District 2A doubles tournament on Oct. 27. The duo won the district championship.  Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
North Kitsap freshman Madison Zosa won the girls Olympic League championship cross country race with a time of 19:18.64 at The Cedars at Dungeness in Sequim on Oct. 19. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)
North Kitsap freshman Madison Zosa won the girls Olympic League championship cross country race with a time of 19:18.64 at The Cedars at Dungeness in Sequim on Oct. 19. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)
With your help, fund raised more than $69,000

With your help, fund raised more than $69,000

From the bottom of our hearts, the Kathleen Sutton Fund Board of Directors would like to thank everyone who made this year’s auction a success.… Continue reading

With your help, fund raised more than $69,000

North Kitsap Herald wins 20 awards in annual press association contest

POULSBO — The North Kitsap Herald won 20 awards — including first places for page design, photography, reporting and Ad of the Year — in… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s Abigail Ginn and Olympic’s Saoirse Brown (18) fight for the ball during the second half of the Vikings’ 2-1 victory over the Trojans. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap’s Abigail Ginn and Olympic’s Saoirse Brown (18) fight for the ball during the second half of the Vikings’ 2-1 victory over the Trojans. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Sophomore Alyssa Peters dribbles the ball upfield looking for an open teammate in Klahowya’s 5-1 win over North Kitsap Sept. 28.                                Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
Sophomore Alyssa Peters dribbles the ball upfield looking for an open teammate in Klahowya’s 5-1 win over North Kitsap Sept. 28.                                Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
Luke Thurston, KPUD staff member, shows a crowd of people what the water looks like after being treated at the Port Gamble Resource Recovery Facility.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Luke Thurston, KPUD staff member, shows a crowd of people what the water looks like after being treated at the Port Gamble Resource Recovery Facility.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group