Poulsbo

Kitsap County Technical Rescue Team works feverishly to save two people trapped in their overturned vehicle after it drove off a 40 foot cliff. Fire Captain Jeran McCormick, Navy Region NW

Responders pull woman and son from vehicle after 40-foot fall

The Poulsbo Fire Department had to call in a specialized rescue team to save an elderly woman and her handicapped son, when their vehicle had… Continue reading

Kitsap County Technical Rescue Team works feverishly to save two people trapped in their overturned vehicle after it drove off a 40 foot cliff. Fire Captain Jeran McCormick, Navy Region NW
Port Townsend man arrested after Poulsbo Walmart theft

Port Townsend man arrested after Poulsbo Walmart theft

A Port Towsend man was arrested after allegedly stealing nearly $500 worth of items from a Walmart in Poulsbo in addition to charges of assaulting… Continue reading

Port Townsend man arrested after Poulsbo Walmart theft
Western Red Brewing serves its tasters up on a slab of wood fitting to its milling aesthetic. (Photo by Ken Park)

New Year, new beers in Poulsbo

We are about a month into 2020 and its time to get those taste buds ready for some new brews that have been cooking up… Continue reading

Western Red Brewing serves its tasters up on a slab of wood fitting to its milling aesthetic. (Photo by Ken Park)
The mighty Viking guard to Poulsbo stands sentinel in the snow.

More snow for Poulsbo | Gallery

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

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

First Lutheran Chuch stands out even more in the snow.
Public shares concerns about recent sex offender placement

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

Public shares concerns about recent sex offender placement
Kitsap Community Notification meeting to be held in Poulsbo

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

Kitsap Community Notification meeting to be held in Poulsbo
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

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

Police: Bremerton man stole $680 worth of tools from Home Depot
Hood Canal Bridge reopens again after day of back-and-forth closures
Hood Canal Bridge reopens again after day of back-and-forth closures
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

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

Ring in 2020 across North Kitsap
Poulsbo Police arrest suspect for child sex crimes

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

Poulsbo Police arrest suspect for child sex crimes
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

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

Lighted Ships Parade celebrates 50 years
Witnesses say Chiefstick dropped screwdriver before being shot

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

Witnesses say Chiefstick dropped screwdriver before being shot
Kitsap County Prosecutor calls for additional investigation into Poulsbo shooting

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

Kitsap County Prosecutor calls for additional investigation into Poulsbo shooting
One dead after car careens into water along Fjord Drive in Poulsbo

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

Five people transported to area hospitals following crash on Fjord Drive

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