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The mighty Viking guard to Poulsbo stands sentinel in the snow.

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Additional inches of snow overnight added to Poulsbo’s growing winter wonderland aesthetic on Wednesday. Here are a few of our favorite photos from around town.… Continue reading

 

First Lutheran Chuch stands out even more in the snow.

The Viking City gets a snow day

Old man winter has finally arrived in the Viking City, with a dumping of snow on downtown Poulsbo and greater Kitsap County Sunday evening and… Continue reading

 

Public shares concerns about recent sex offender placement

Kitsap County and the Washington State Department of Corrections hosted a public notification meeting in Poulsbo on Monday, for the placement of another sexually violent… Continue reading

 

Kitsap Community Notification meeting to be held in Poulsbo

Kitsap County will be holding a community information meeting in the Poulsbo City Council Chambers at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6. The meeting is to… Continue reading

It can be a bit alarming to have a goat on your shoulders all of a sudden, but that is part of the draw for the Smithshyre Farm’s goat yoga classes. Ken Park / Kitsap News Group

Poulsbo farm jumps in on the goat yoga craze

The Smithshyre farm on Foss Road near Poulsbo is perhaps best known for offering organic farm fresh foods, but now the farm is bringing a… Continue reading

It can be a bit alarming to have a goat on your shoulders all of a sudden, but that is part of the draw for the Smithshyre Farm’s goat yoga classes. Ken Park / Kitsap News Group
Washington State Troopers helped block off parts of Bond Road due to downed power lines and tree limbs ( photo courtesy of WSP Trooper Chelsea Hodgson).

Downed power lines shut down Bond Road for two hours

Downed power lines and tree limbs closed Bond Road/ SR307 for two hours on Tuesday, Jan 7. The stretch of highway from Big Valley Road… Continue reading

Washington State Troopers helped block off parts of Bond Road due to downed power lines and tree limbs ( photo courtesy of WSP Trooper Chelsea Hodgson).

Police: Bremerton man stole $680 worth of tools from Home Depot

A warrant has been issued for a Bremerton man for allegedly stealing $680 worth of tools from Home Depot in Poulsbo. On Dec. 17, a… Continue reading

A small memorial for Shane Larson began to grow as family and friends brought flowers and candles to the site where Shane died on Fjord Drive.

Kingston teen who perished in Fjord Drive crash memorialized by family, friends

A portion of Fjord Drive was temporarily shut down last week to allow family and friends of Shane Larson to gather at a makeshift memorial.… Continue reading

A small memorial for Shane Larson began to grow as family and friends brought flowers and candles to the site where Shane died on Fjord Drive.
An abandoned home along Viking Way was fully engulfed in flames on Christmas Eve. (photo courtesy of Poulsbo Fire)
An abandoned home along Viking Way was fully engulfed in flames on Christmas Eve. (photo courtesy of Poulsbo Fire)

Ring in 2020 across North Kitsap

There are plenty of fun ways to ring in the new year across North Kitsap, here are just some of them. You won’t need a… Continue reading

Poulsbo Police arrest suspect for child sex crimes

Poulsbo Police arrested a 63-year-old man on multiple charges of sex crimes against a child at 9 a.m. on Dec. 23. Detectives for Poulsbo PD… Continue reading

Annie Erker goes in for a second hug after her son Jaysen Keilbart surprises her at work.

Airman returns home to surprise mom for Christmas

Airman First Class Jayden Keilbart gave his mom, Annie Erker, a memorable Christmas this year, when he surprised her while she was at work on… Continue reading

Annie Erker goes in for a second hug after her son Jaysen Keilbart surprises her at work.

Lighted Ships Parade celebrates 50 years

As night fell along the shores of Liberty Bay on Saturday Dec. 14, crowds of families braved the cold to partake in a tradition dating… Continue reading

Witnesses say Chiefstick dropped screwdriver before being shot

In an interview with investigators of the July 3 officer-involved shooting, two witnesses claim they saw Stonechild Chiefstick drop what appeared to be the screwdriver… Continue reading

Kitsap County Prosecutor calls for additional investigation into Poulsbo shooting

Kitsap County Prosecutor Chad Enright released a statement on Tuesday stating that the investigation into the July 3 police shooting of Stonechild Chiefstick, will need… Continue reading

One dead after car careens into water along Fjord Drive in Poulsbo

Five people transported to area hospitals following crash on Fjord Drive

Family, Friends and community members of Stonechild Chiefstick celebrated his 40th Birthday, which coincided with the Poulsbo Christmas Tree Lighting. (photos by Ashley Ann)

Friends and community mark Chiefstick’s birthday with vigil

Late last month, some 60 people gathered for a peaceful vigil during Poulsbo’s Christmas Tree Lighting in honor of Stonechild Chiefstick on what would have… Continue reading

Family, Friends and community members of Stonechild Chiefstick celebrated his 40th Birthday, which coincided with the Poulsbo Christmas Tree Lighting. (photos by Ashley Ann)
Gary McVey was sworn into his position on the Poulsbo City Council on Dec. 4.

McVey sworn into Poulsbo City Council Position 7

Gary McVey was sworn into his position on the Poulsbo City Council during its Dec. 4 council meeting. McVey ran unopposed during the 2019 election… Continue reading

Gary McVey was sworn into his position on the Poulsbo City Council on Dec. 4.
Mike Desmond was sworn in as a member of the North Kitsap School District by Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson on Dec. 12, 2019.

New NKSD board members sworn in

The newly elected members of the North Kitsap School District were sworn into their positions by Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson during the district’s Dec. 12… Continue reading

Mike Desmond was sworn in as a member of the North Kitsap School District by Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson on Dec. 12, 2019.