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Relay For Life raises $40,800 for The American Cancer Society

North Kitsap Relay For Life 2017 would like to say “thank you” to all its committees, participants and sponsors for this year’s event. We raised… Continue reading

Kustom Kulture Festival gets to ‘The Point’

Kustom Kulture Festival gets to ‘The Point’

The Kustom Kulture Festival celebrates the era of hot rods, pin ups, greasers and rock ’n’ roll.

Kustom Kulture Festival gets to ‘The Point’
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

STEM opportunities at your local library | Check it out

Youth Services Librarian Whitney has hosted Teen STEM programs every month this year. Some of the activities included building roving robots and snap circuits, designing… Continue reading

It’s time to let America be America again | As it Turns Out

Don’t you wonder what changed our government from the democracy intended by our Founding Fathers, to the anti-government it has become today? The majority of… Continue reading

Cinthia Tyler said, “My sweet pocket pitty loves everyone. Especially kids.”                                Photo courtesy Cinthia Tyler

‘El Diablo of the dog world’: Do pit bulls deserve their reputation?

One thing almost everyone can agree on: Dogs are wonderful additions to the family. One thing that is almost bound to be a divisive, argument-inducing… Continue reading

Cinthia Tyler said, “My sweet pocket pitty loves everyone. Especially kids.”                                Photo courtesy Cinthia Tyler
The Harry Potter birthday bash will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 30 at Mrs. Muir’s House, 32199 N. Rainier Ave., Port Gamble (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Muggles invited to Harry Potter’s birthday bash July 30

“A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest man”

The Harry Potter birthday bash will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 30 at Mrs. Muir’s House, 32199 N. Rainier Ave., Port Gamble (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Pit bull myths and statistics

Read an article about personal experiences with pit bulls here. From PitBullInfo.org Pitbullinfo.org is published by a nonprofit group dedicated to dog-bite prevention, education and… Continue reading

Biking and walking are two common methods of “active transportation,” which is one aspect of the “not drive-alone” commutes the Washington State Transportation Commission hopes to increase to 29 percent of all commutes in Washington by 2020.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Biking and walking are two common methods of “active transportation,” which is one aspect of the “not drive-alone” commutes the Washington State Transportation Commission hopes to increase to 29 percent of all commutes in Washington by 2020.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
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
Poulsbo, Coffee Oasis team up to provide transitional housing for women

Poulsbo, Coffee Oasis team up to provide transitional housing for women

POULSBO — The Coffee Oasis and the City of Poulsbo are entering into an agreement that solves two problems in one. The Coffee Oasis, a… Continue reading

Poulsbo, Coffee Oasis team up to provide transitional housing for women
Relay For Life participants walk for a cure

Relay For Life participants walk for a cure

2017 North Kitsap event raises more than $37,000 for the American Cancer Society

Relay For Life participants walk for a cure
Nationally, suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people ages 10 to 24, according to the Suicide Prevention Lifeline. In Washington State, an average of one person dies by suicide every eight hours, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. (Kitsap weekly Cover Design by: Vanessa Calverley)
Nationally, suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people ages 10 to 24, according to the Suicide Prevention Lifeline. In Washington State, an average of one person dies by suicide every eight hours, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. (Kitsap weekly Cover Design by: Vanessa Calverley)
Evelynne Beatrice Gemmell in uniform during World War II. At 93, she was the Suquamish Tribe’s oldest veteran. (Courtesy Gemmell family)

A culture-bearer returns home | Passages

Evelynne Beatrice Gemmell’s heart was firmly rooted in Suquamish

Evelynne Beatrice Gemmell in uniform during World War II. At 93, she was the Suquamish Tribe’s oldest veteran. (Courtesy Gemmell family)

When driving, keep right except to pass

Washington State Patrol stops 476 left-lane campers in three-day period of emphasis

Cry, our beloved representative government | As It Turns Out

An e-mail this morning brought updated news of dozens of factions, all crying out for their embattled causes. These champions are now witnessing their causes… Continue reading

Relay for Life is a powerful force against cancer | In Our Opinion

If you participate in Relay For Life, you are on the front lines in the battle against cancer. Relay For Life South Kitsap took place… Continue reading

Former NFL pros share skills and drills in West Sound football camp

KINGSTON — Do you want to be a better football player? On July 10 and 11, Kingston-based West Sound Youth Football is bringing a skills… Continue reading

Get restrooms placed near long ferry lanes | In Our Opinion

Ahh, summer in Kitsap. Sunshine, beaches, special events, and vehicles in the ferry holding lane from downtown Kingston to Barber Cut Off Road and beyond.… Continue reading

Suquamish Elementary students learn about F2GO | ShareNet & You

Suquamish Elementary students learn about F2GO | ShareNet & You

Editor’s Note: the following is a clarification, not a correction, made by North Kitsap Fishline. North Kitsap Fishline is the food bank which serves Suquamish… Continue reading

Suquamish Elementary students learn about F2GO | ShareNet & You