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Poulsbo man killed in Jefferson County crash

Poulsbo man killed in Jefferson County crash

At approximately 4:36 a.m. on Nov. 21 a fatal collision involving a Poulsbo man occurred on State Route 104 in Jefferson County. The man, identified… Continue reading

Poulsbo man killed in Jefferson County crash
Poulsbo Police and Legal Departments request budget funds to aid in increasing efficiency

Poulsbo Police and Legal Departments request budget funds to aid in increasing efficiency

Children may be writing lists for Santa this time of year, but the various departments within the City of Poulsbo are writing lists as well… Continue reading

Poulsbo Police and Legal Departments request budget funds to aid in increasing efficiency
Poulsbo approves surplus goods, ILA and lease for cell tower

Poulsbo approves surplus goods, ILA and lease for cell tower

Multiple items on the Poulsbo City Council’s consent agenda were approved by the council during its Nov. 6 meeting. Among the agenda items was the… Continue reading

Poulsbo approves surplus goods, ILA and lease for cell tower
Family, public respond to footage from fatal police shooting

Family, public respond to footage from fatal police shooting

On Nov. 12 the North Kitsap Herald received another release of documents and body camera footage from the investigators of a July 3 police shooting… Continue reading

Family, public respond to footage from fatal police shooting
Leading North Kitsap candidates emerge after first tally of votes

Leading North Kitsap candidates emerge after first tally of votes

As the first round of votes across Kitsap County were tallied Tuesday evening, some clear leaders in North Kitsap races emerged. Contested candidate races: In… Continue reading

Leading North Kitsap candidates emerge after first tally of votes
Gallery | Ghoulsbo 2019

Gallery | Ghoulsbo 2019

North Kitsap Herald Reporter Ken Park was among the ghouls and goblins haunting Front Street in downtown Poulsbo on Halloween. Ghoulsbo is the annual trick… Continue reading

Gallery | Ghoulsbo 2019
A crowd of about 40 gathered in the Poulsbo City Council Chambers for an informational meeting regarding the release of an SVP back into the community.

Questions left unanswered after DSHS officials walk out on Poulsbo meeting

Crowd disappointed by lack of response from DSHS at a sex offender notification meeting in Poulsbo

A crowd of about 40 gathered in the Poulsbo City Council Chambers for an informational meeting regarding the release of an SVP back into the community.
During a Struggle with Chiefstick, Officer Craig Keller lost his body camera which was later recovered at the scene, footage from the camera has yet to be released. (photo courtesy of KCIRT)

Witness statements describe Chiefstick’s final moments

Recently released investigation materials outline the moments leading up to fatal July 3 shooting

During a Struggle with Chiefstick, Officer Craig Keller lost his body camera which was later recovered at the scene, footage from the camera has yet to be released. (photo courtesy of KCIRT)
(photo courtesy of Michael Wright)

Gobblefest: a rocking good show for a good cause

Kick off the season of giving right at Poulsbo’s Slippery Pig for Gobblefest on Nov. 2 from 6 p.m. to midnight. All proceeds from the… Continue reading

(photo courtesy of Michael Wright)
Poulsbo man arrested for child molestation

Poulsbo man arrested for child molestation

Steve Anthony Colon faces charges of second-degree child molestation

Poulsbo man arrested for child molestation
Ghoulsbo returns to downtown Poulsbo Oct. 31

Ghoulsbo returns to downtown Poulsbo Oct. 31

It’s that time of year where things take a turn for the spooky and creepy! Downtown Poulsbo will be shutting down Front Street from 4… Continue reading

Ghoulsbo returns to downtown Poulsbo Oct. 31
Mix of new and familiar faces vying for spots on Poulsbo City Council

Mix of new and familiar faces vying for spots on Poulsbo City Council

The Poulsbo City Council race has four new faces and three familiar faces running for spots on the dais. Two of the spots consist of… Continue reading

Mix of new and familiar faces vying for spots on Poulsbo City Council
Bremerton man arrested after assault, brandishing firearm in Poulsbo

Bremerton man arrested after assault, brandishing firearm in Poulsbo

A Bremerton man was arrested Oct. 19 for allegedly assaulting another man and pointing a handgun at him outside Walmart in Poulsbo. At approximately 9:35… Continue reading

Bremerton man arrested after assault, brandishing firearm in Poulsbo
Photo courtesy of Fishline

Fishline to host pumpkin painting party

On Oct. 23 Fishline will be hosting a pumpkin painting party. The party begins at 5 p.m. and goes until 7 p.m. at Fishline’s location… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Fishline
<em>The City of Poulsbo recently voted to extend a ban on the development of high risk secure facilities, similar to the LRA which houses sex offenders on Viking Way.</em>                                Nick Twietmeyer/ Kitsap News Group

Poulsbo extends ordinance restricting LRA development

The Poulsbo city council held a public hearing last Wednesday to extend an ordinance established back in April that prohibits the development of high risk… Continue reading

<em>The City of Poulsbo recently voted to extend a ban on the development of high risk secure facilities, similar to the LRA which houses sex offenders on Viking Way.</em>                                Nick Twietmeyer/ Kitsap News Group
Poulsbo PD taped off the south end of the waterfront park in Poulsbo following the officer-involved shooting on July 3. (photo by Ken Park)
Poulsbo PD taped off the south end of the waterfront park in Poulsbo following the officer-involved shooting on July 3. (photo by Ken Park)
Lutefisk Dinner returns to Poulsbo First Lutheran this Saturday

Lutefisk Dinner returns to Poulsbo First Lutheran this Saturday

Traditional Poulsbo dinner dates back 107 years

Lutefisk Dinner returns to Poulsbo First Lutheran this Saturday
Paige Stringer shows her own hearing aids to Mongolian child.

Poulsbo resident earns recognition from World of Children

Poulsbo resident Paige Stringer received the 2019 World of Children Health Award and a $100,000 grant for her work as the founder and executive director… Continue reading

Paige Stringer shows her own hearing aids to Mongolian child.
(l-r) Dr. Ani Fleisig and Diane Munroe at T-Mobile Park, where Diane got to throw out the first pitch at the Mariners game. (photo courtesy of Diane Munroe)

3D technology saves Poulsbo woman’s life

Thanks to the introduction of three-dimensional mammography at CHI Franciscan in Burien, Diane Monroe, 65 of Poulsbo, was able to receive immediate treatment for her… Continue reading

(l-r) Dr. Ani Fleisig and Diane Munroe at T-Mobile Park, where Diane got to throw out the first pitch at the Mariners game. (photo courtesy of Diane Munroe)
Poulsbo Elementary Safety Patrol (photo by Teri Marshall) (l-r)                                Kayla Karlin, Garrett Stoddard, Alexis Kofol, Mia Kalmbach, Eliana Frazier, Abigail Holland, Gracie Griffin, Dagny Melone, Natalie Ramey, Conner Bue, Hailey Langford, Peyton Maganda, Toby Duncan, and Davin Lancaster.

Safety Patrol teaches leadership and inspires Poulsbo Elementary students

Becoming a member of the Safety Patrol at Poulsbo Elementary is often a youngster’s first foray into what it is like to have a full-time… Continue reading

Poulsbo Elementary Safety Patrol (photo by Teri Marshall) (l-r)                                Kayla Karlin, Garrett Stoddard, Alexis Kofol, Mia Kalmbach, Eliana Frazier, Abigail Holland, Gracie Griffin, Dagny Melone, Natalie Ramey, Conner Bue, Hailey Langford, Peyton Maganda, Toby Duncan, and Davin Lancaster.