Suquamish

Agreement with county clears way for Suquamish Police to enforce state law

SUQUAMISH — Suquamish police officers will soon be able to enforce state law no matter the suspect — non-Native and Native American — under a… Continue reading

Shamron L Tiry

Shamron Lee Tiry | Passages

SUQUAMISH — Shamron L Tiry, a lifelong resident of North Kitsap, passed away unexpectedly after a tragic auto accident on June 3, 2017. He was… Continue reading

Shamron L Tiry
From left, Cindy Webster-Martinson is greeted at her swearing-in four years ago by her mother, Marilyn Wandrey, at the North Kitsap School District offices. (File photo)

Webster-Martinson said she may run for office again in the future

Only Native American in elected office outside of Tribal government in Kitsap County

From left, Cindy Webster-Martinson is greeted at her swearing-in four years ago by her mother, Marilyn Wandrey, at the North Kitsap School District offices. (File photo)
Poulsbo City Council member Jim Henry will be called ‘council member emeritus’ when he leaves office at the end of the year. (File photo)

Henry reflects on his long career in city service

Poulsbo City Council member is retiring, but will stay on as city’s liaison to the Suquamish Tribe

Poulsbo City Council member Jim Henry will be called ‘council member emeritus’ when he leaves office at the end of the year. (File photo)
Photo courtesy of Marcy Lynn                                Suquamish elder Ed Carriere is a master basket weaver specializing in the creation of ancient Salish Sea-type basketry. He will visit the new Bainbridge Artisans Resource Network (8890 Three Tree Lane) at 6:30 p.m. June 9 to share his work.

Suquamish weaver brings history alive at BARN

Ed Carriere specializes in Coast Salish baskets

Photo courtesy of Marcy Lynn                                Suquamish elder Ed Carriere is a master basket weaver specializing in the creation of ancient Salish Sea-type basketry. He will visit the new Bainbridge Artisans Resource Network (8890 Three Tree Lane) at 6:30 p.m. June 9 to share his work.
Kitsap County Sheriff’s traffic deputies are investigating the death of the driver of a truck that crashed on the Port Madison Indian Reservation at 9 a.m. June 3. (Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office)

Suquamish man killed in single-vehicle crash

SUQUAMISH — Kitsap County Sheriff’s traffic deputies are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 9 a.m. June 3 on the 19300 block of Columbia… Continue reading

Kitsap County Sheriff’s traffic deputies are investigating the death of the driver of a truck that crashed on the Port Madison Indian Reservation at 9 a.m. June 3. (Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office)
Lita Ford performs June 8 at Suquamish Clearwater Resort

Lita Ford performs June 8 at Suquamish Clearwater Resort

Summer concert series begins July 6 with Tom Petty tribute

Lita Ford performs June 8 at Suquamish Clearwater Resort
Jessica Lynn Santos

Jessica Lynn Santos | Passages

SUQUAMISH — Jessica Lynn Santos passed away on ​April ​7, 2017 in Suquamish. She was born on Feb. 25, 1994 and was 23 years of… Continue reading

Jessica Lynn Santos

Coroner awaits toxicology results before releasing cause, manner of Suquamish woman’s death

LITTLE BOSTON — A funeral is scheduled for April 22 at the House of Awakened Culture for Jessica Santos, whose body was found on April… Continue reading

Autopsy being conducted on body of woman found on S’Klallam reservation

LITTLE BOSTON — An autopsy was being conducted today on the body of a 23-year-old Suquamish woman whose body was found in a densely-wooded area… Continue reading

Students in Rebecca Garrett’s second-grade class “hang loose” as they raise money for their peer, Koko, during their month-long lesson on empathy. Rebecca Garrett/Contributed

‘Our hearts are overflowing with love’

SUQUAMISH — There was an important lesson taught at Suquamish Elementary School in March. No, it wasn’t cursive, reading or arithmetic, though those are important… Continue reading

Students in Rebecca Garrett’s second-grade class “hang loose” as they raise money for their peer, Koko, during their month-long lesson on empathy. Rebecca Garrett/Contributed
The Suquamish Clearwater Legends Cup will be played at White Horse June 8-10 next year as part of The Legends Tour, the official senior tour of the LPGA. (White Horse Golf Club)

LPGA is coming to White Horse in 2018

SUQUAMISH — The greatest names in women’s golf are coming to White Horse Golf Course in 2018. The Suquamish Clearwater Legends Cup will be played… Continue reading

The Suquamish Clearwater Legends Cup will be played at White Horse June 8-10 next year as part of The Legends Tour, the official senior tour of the LPGA. (White Horse Golf Club)
Celebrating Fat Tuesday in style: Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort event helps local causes

Celebrating Fat Tuesday in style: Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort event helps local causes

Feb. 28 was an evening to remember. Members of 18 non-propfit organizations — adorned in sequins, boas and beads of various colors — paraded their… Continue reading

Celebrating Fat Tuesday in style: Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort event helps local causes

Charles Raymond Stockwell | Passages

SUQUAMISH — Charles Raymond Stockwell passed away on Feb. 26, 2017 at St. Anthony Medical Center in Gig Harbor. He was born on July 3,… Continue reading

Cedar Glen residents watch as firefighters respond to a fire at the mobile home park Feb. 21. Sophie Bonomi / Kitsap News Group

Fire at Cedar Glen Mobile Home Park quickly extinguished

POULSBO — Firefighters quickly extinguished a fire Feb. 21 at Cedar Glen Mobile Home Park on Highway 305. At approximately 3:30 p.m., North Kitsap Fire… Continue reading

Cedar Glen residents watch as firefighters respond to a fire at the mobile home park Feb. 21. Sophie Bonomi / Kitsap News Group
Patricia C. Flores | Passages

Patricia C. Flores | Passages

SUQUAMISH — Patricia C. (“Pat,” “Patty,” “Patsy”) Flores of Bainbridge Island and Suquamish passed away peacefully on Feb. 7 at Harrison Medical Center, with family… Continue reading

Patricia C. Flores | Passages

Two new elementary school principals in North Kitsap district

POULSBO — Poulsbo and Suquamish elementary schools will have new principals beginning the 2017-18 school year. Gwen Lyon, current interim principal at Suquamish Elementary, will… Continue reading

Suquamish joins global alliance to combat ocean acidification

SUQUAMISH — Leaders from around the world, representing local, state, federal and Native governments, as well as businesses, joined together Dec. 14 to form the… Continue reading

Regarding Hillary: It’s got to be this, or that | Letter to the editor

If she didn’t sign, she has broken the federal law. If she did sign, she is a felon because she most certainly did not turn over the required documents.