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North Kitsap Fire & Rescue and the Poulsbo Fire Department are both looking to renew emergency services levies this November. Photo courtesy NKF&R

NKF&R and Poulsbo Fire seeking to continue EMS Levies

Two of Kitsap County’s six public fire departments are asking voters to renew the long-standing property tax that provides funding for the area’s emergency medical… Continue reading

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue and the Poulsbo Fire Department are both looking to renew emergency services levies this November. Photo courtesy NKF&R
City of Poulsbo acquires first rights of way for Johnson Parkway project

City of Poulsbo acquires first rights of way for Johnson Parkway project

The City of Poulsbo took another step forward with the Johnson Parkway project by approving the right of way acquisitions for portions of two properties… Continue reading

City of Poulsbo acquires first rights of way for Johnson Parkway project
League of Women Voters hosts candidate night for North Kitsap voters

League of Women Voters hosts candidate night for North Kitsap voters

League of Women Voters Kitsap will be hosting a candidate forum at Poulsbo City Hall tonight at 5:30 p.m. The candidates will include eight individuals… Continue reading

League of Women Voters hosts candidate night for North Kitsap voters
Hundreds turn out for Poulsbrew

Hundreds turn out for Poulsbrew

A little over 500 people turned out for Poulsbrew, Poulsbo’s first-ever beer festival. “The event far out exceeded our expectations,” said Denver Smyth, owner of… Continue reading

Hundreds turn out for Poulsbrew
Lost boater prompts hefty response on Liberty Bay

Lost boater prompts hefty response on Liberty Bay

Multiple agencies, including a Coast Guard helicopter, responded to the report

Lost boater prompts hefty response on Liberty Bay
Poulsbo brothers raise money for Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital

Poulsbo brothers raise money for Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital

There is a lot of news out there about kids and lemonade stands, but this one is sure to warm your heart. For the last… Continue reading

Poulsbo brothers raise money for Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital
Poulsbo Police drone captures burglary in progress

Poulsbo Police drone captures burglary in progress

One suspect was arrested after being caught in the act of a burglary at Advanced Sales and Rentals on Viking Avenue by a Poulsbo Police… Continue reading

Poulsbo Police drone captures burglary in progress
City to focus on pedestrian safety along Fjord and Lemolo

City to focus on pedestrian safety along Fjord and Lemolo

Poulsbo City Council voted unanimously to approve a consultant contract and budget amendment to start planning pedestrian safety improvements along Fjord Drive and Lemolo Shore… Continue reading

City to focus on pedestrian safety along Fjord and Lemolo
Businesses and groups vie for Poulsbo lodging tax money

Businesses and groups vie for Poulsbo lodging tax money

On Wednesday, Sept. 4, businesses and nonprofit groups, who applied for grants funded through the city’s Lodging Tax gave presentations to the Poulsbo Lodging Tax… Continue reading

Businesses and groups vie for Poulsbo lodging tax money
Jump in your jalopy for Poulsbo’s Viking City Car Show

Jump in your jalopy for Poulsbo’s Viking City Car Show

This Saturday, Sept. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Front Street in Poulsbo will travel back in time with its first-ever classic car and… Continue reading

Jump in your jalopy for Poulsbo’s Viking City Car Show
Poulsbo PD searching for missing man

Poulsbo PD searching for missing man

The Poulsbo Police Department is seeking the community’s help in searching for a missing man, 40-year-old Daniel Yates. Yates, of Everett, is described as a… Continue reading

Poulsbo PD searching for missing man
The cast of Jewel Box Theatre’s production of “The Fantasticks” is ready to welcome audiences on Sept. 20. (photo courtesy Jewel Box Theatre)

Jewel Box Theater kicks off its new season with loads of laughs

Poulsbo’s Jewel Box Theatre will be kicking off its 2019-2020 season with two comedic shows starting Sept. 7. The first show is an improvisational comedy… Continue reading

The cast of Jewel Box Theatre’s production of “The Fantasticks” is ready to welcome audiences on Sept. 20. (photo courtesy Jewel Box Theatre)
Bands vie for a spot in Kitsap Battle of the Bands finale

Bands vie for a spot in Kitsap Battle of the Bands finale

The final three bands of the summer-long competition performed at the Manette Saloon Saturday

Bands vie for a spot in Kitsap Battle of the Bands finale
Man arrested after allegedly firing at Silverdale street sign

Man arrested after allegedly firing at Silverdale street sign

Gunshots also hit a house on Old Frontier Road NW which was directly in the sightline of the sign

Man arrested after allegedly firing at Silverdale street sign

Poulsbo Community Orchestra to host BBQ fundraiser

The fundraiser is set for Sept. 7

NKSD exploring ways to boost enrollment

NKSD exploring ways to boost enrollment

In 2017-2018, 505 students were released to other school districts while 145 entered NKSD

NKSD exploring ways to boost enrollment
Poulsbo Piranhas swimmer James Correll gets ready at the starting blocks. (Photo courtesy Erika VanHuis)
Poulsbo Piranhas swimmer James Correll gets ready at the starting blocks. (Photo courtesy Erika VanHuis)
Poulsbo City Council to explore downtown mixed-use zoning

Poulsbo City Council to explore downtown mixed-use zoning

Poulsbo’s City Council held a public hearing on the potential rezoning of the downtown corridor to allow for mixed-use buildings. At the public hearing during… Continue reading

Poulsbo City Council to explore downtown mixed-use zoning
Erickson speaks to Poulsbo’s future at Chamber luncheon

Erickson speaks to Poulsbo’s future at Chamber luncheon

Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson provided updates to business leaders on projects going on in the city and greater Kitsap County at the Poulsbo Chamber of… Continue reading

Erickson speaks to Poulsbo’s future at Chamber luncheon
BECU Foundation awards 80 student scholarships

BECU Foundation awards 80 student scholarships

Scholarships up to $3,500 awarded to students headed to college

BECU Foundation awards 80 student scholarships