North Kitsap

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

Three injured in Kingston crash, charges pending

KINGSTON — Three people were injured in a two-car accident at 5:15 a.m. July 3. A woman, 19, of Kingston, another woman, 44, of Kingston,… Continue reading

Poulsbo is the subject of a new book by Bill Effinger. Annie LaValle/Kitsap News Group

“WHY POULSBO”—- a new book in the works.

In a past column, I interviewed Bill Effinger and wrote about his book, “Confessions of a Serial Entrepreneur.” Now he’s writing a new book titled,… Continue reading

Poulsbo is the subject of a new book by Bill Effinger. Annie LaValle/Kitsap News Group
A time-honored tradition

A time-honored tradition

The USCGC Sea Ray’s cannon boomed out 13 times across Liberty Bay

A time-honored tradition
Profile: North Kitsap All Stars pitcher Jayla Moon

Profile: North Kitsap All Stars pitcher Jayla Moon

North Kitsap’s Jayla Moon is on the mound, staring down another batter. Strike one.

Profile: North Kitsap All Stars pitcher Jayla Moon
Dunlap climbs into his custom paddle boat, which took him 20 years to make.                                Ian Snively / Kitsap News Group

Custom-made paddle boat is displayed on Liberty Bay

POULSBO — With 3.5-inch engines, 80 square feet of tubing and one large paddle wheel, Allan D. Dunlap’s paddle boat touched the Liberty Bay water… Continue reading

Dunlap climbs into his custom paddle boat, which took him 20 years to make.                                Ian Snively / Kitsap News Group
The architect’s rendering of Fishline’s Comprehensive Services Center was on display at the groundbreaking and community picnic. (Ian A. Snively/Kitsap News Group)

Fishline’s new center will be completed in early 2018

POULSBO — North Kitsap Fishline has about $1 million to raise for its Comprehensive Services Center — $500,000 if the state Legislature approves the capital… Continue reading

The architect’s rendering of Fishline’s Comprehensive Services Center was on display at the groundbreaking and community picnic. (Ian A. Snively/Kitsap News Group)
Waldo can be hidden anywhere in participating businesses, so long as he is mostly visible. Some stores will allow kids to rehide Waldo after they’ve found him (ask first), and some, like Liberty Bay Books, will change his location on a daily basis throughout the month of July.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Waldo can be hidden anywhere in participating businesses, so long as he is mostly visible. Some stores will allow kids to rehide Waldo after they’ve found him (ask first), and some, like Liberty Bay Books, will change his location on a daily basis throughout the month of July.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Attend candidates’ forum on June 29 | In Our Opinion

On Aug. 1, voters in Bainbridge Island, Bremerton, and in North and Central Kitsap will narrow down the field of candidates for city councils, mayor,… Continue reading

Six arrested on suspicion of drug-related crimes in North Kitsap

Six arrested on suspicion of drug-related crimes in North Kitsap

HANSVILLE — Detectives with the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Unit and the West Sound Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested six people on suspicion of drug-related… Continue reading

Six arrested on suspicion of drug-related crimes in North Kitsap
Help us find and fund the gaps

Help us find and fund the gaps

In September 2013, the Kitsap County Commission established a Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) for Mental Health, Chemical Dependency and Therapeutic Courts. The funding for the… Continue reading

Help us find and fund the gaps
American Legion hopes essay contest will build better citizens

American Legion hopes essay contest will build better citizens

Five Poulsbo Middle School eighth-graders honored for their compelling essays on the Constitution

American Legion hopes essay contest will build better citizens
By Walt Elliot / June 2017

Fare policy changes | FerryFare

The proposed fare increases for this October are 2.9 percent for vehicles and 2.5 percent for passengers. Next year, they will be 2.5 percent for… Continue reading

By Walt Elliot / June 2017
ShareNet volunteers gather for Mike Webb’s memorial service. (Marleena Jones / Contributed)

One person’s contribution is vital | ShareNet & You

Because we depend on volunteers for our operation, even the absence of one person in a key position can make a big difference. In April… Continue reading

ShareNet volunteers gather for Mike Webb’s memorial service. (Marleena Jones / Contributed)