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Poulsbo bans recreational-marijuana businesses, collective gardens

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jun 17, 2014 at 1:55PM

You can smoke 'em if you got 'em, but you won't be buying marijuana within the city limits of Poulsbo. The Poulsbo City Council voted unanimously to ban recreational marijuana businesses, and medical marijuana operations within city limits.

Scales to change campaign materials

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 2:07PM

Bob Scales, a Bainbridge Island attorney and former city councilman running for the post of Kitsap County prosecuting attorney, has run afoul of election rules covering campaign materials.

Mr. Corey was a real cowboy

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 11:18AM

Coleta Corey remembers her husband, Nick, as kind, generous and big-hearted. But first and foremost, he was a cowboy.

Admirals schedule tryouts for July

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 4:00PM

The Kitsap Admirals are preparing for their third season this fall and will be holding an open tryout from 1 to 3 p.m. July 12 at their new home gym, the Youth Wellness Campus.

Middle school sports leagues merge

  • Jun 23, 2014 at 6:00AM

More sports will be added for Kingston and Poulsbo middle schools starting in the fall

Shellfish harvesting closure covers west shoreline of Bainbridge Island

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Kitsap Public Health District has closed waters to shellfish harvesting on the west shoreline of Bainbridge Island from the Agate Pass Bridge south to Point White after marine biotoxins that cause paralytic shellfish poisoning were detected in high levels in shellfish samples from the Brownsville Marina in Port Orchard Narrows.

Crisis Intervention Officer program initiated to improve police response to mental illness

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 5:23PM

A new Crisis Intervention Officer program will be introduced to the public on July 30, 3-4:30 p.m., in the Poulsbo City Hall Council Chambers. The event will showcase improvements in how law enforcement will respond to incidents involving those with mental health problems, such as drug addiction and mental illness.

Kitsap Pride event is this Sunday

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 4:00PM

The Kitsap Pride Network invites the community to Evergreen Park this Sunday, July 20, for a day of food and family friendly entertainment from noon to 5 p.m.

Strike up the banjo: Bluegrass Festival returns

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 9:25AM

Bluegrass is the music of America. Bluegrass is the ultimate blending of the traditional folk tunes brought to this country in the 1600s by immigrants from Scotland, Ireland and England — an occurrence only possible in the burgeoning new world; it was the pop music of the Great Depression; it was one of the first musical genres to inspire festival concert events and, in proof of the massive revival of interest in the genre today, the International Bluegrass Music Association now claims members in all 50 states and more than 30 different countries.

Bloedel Reserve to host outdoor picnic party

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 1:33PM

Bloedel Reserve will give summer one last hurrah with an old-fashioned outdoor party from 5:30 p.m. to dusk on Saturday, Aug. 30.

A schooner, a fiddler, a teacher, and a birthday

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 1:43PM

Kitsap Maritime Heritage Foundation has commissioned Jane Landstra, a local music teacher and fiddler, to write an original song for the schooner, Fiddler’s Dream.

Poulsbo man arrested for allegedly impersonating a police officer

  • Jul 28, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Jul 29, 2014 at 9:03AM

A driver on the Hood Canal Bridge called 911 on July 28, after an encounter with someone they thought was a law enforcement officer.

UPDATE | Ferry Tacoma drops anchor as vessel awaits tow boat

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 1:17PM

The ferry MV Tacoma has dropped anchor — a rarity for a state ferry on a sailing in Puget Sound — as the crew grapples with a propulsion power failure during the 12:20 p.m. run from Seattle to Bainbridge Island.

UPDATE | Ferry Tacoma docks after two-hour delay

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 3:15PM

The ferry MV Tacoma slowly made its way into Eagle Harbor by 3 p.m. Tuesday with the help of two tugboats.

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Two-boat service to return to Bainbridge route Wednesday morning

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 8:19PM

The Bainbridge Island to Seattle ferry route will resume two-boat service with the 5:20 a.m. Wednesday, July 30 sailing from Bainbridge, according to Washington State Ferries.

Prosecutor candidates weigh in on the issues

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 6:00AM

Editor’s Note: Each of the four candidates for Kitsap County Prosecutor were asked to submit a brief biography and answer four questions.

Bainbridge police arrest alleged heroin dealer

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 4:11PM

A 31-year-old Kingston man was charged with two counts of delivery of a controlled substance and one count of possession of heroin after police said they used a confidential informant to buy "pure heroin" from the man on three different occasions.

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Large crowds expected at ferry terminals Thursday

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 4:41PM

Washington State Ferries is again reminding ferry travelers to expect large crowds at the Bainbridge and Seattle ferry terminals on Thursday, Sept. 4.

WSF spill occurred during fuel transfer

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 11:03AM

The fuel spill that canceled 14 one-way ferry sailing between Edmonds and Kingston occurred when Washington State Ferry personnel were transferring fuel to an emergency generator tank

Vikings football season begins Sept. 5 | Fall sports previews

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 6:00AM

The North Kitsap varsity team's season begins with a home game against the Bainbridge Island Spartans.

Suquamish Tribe to submit proposal for new Washington state ferry name

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 4:43PM

The Suquamish Tribe is requesting the Washington State Transportation Commission consider naming the new 144-car ferry Suquamish, to recognize the maritime history of the Suquamish people, the significant role the Tribe has played in the history of Washington state, and to commemorate the historical importance of the Suquamish waterfront to the Mosquito Fleet routes in the Central Puget Sound.

Agate Pass Bridge presentation Sept. 9 at Poulsbo City Hall

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 8:09AM

1950: Charles Schulz introduced the Peanuts comic strip. The first nonstop transatlantic jet flight was made in 10 hours and 1 minute. The first successful kidney transplant was performed at Loyola University. And a steel truss cantilever bridge was built across Agate Pass, connecting Bainbridge Island to the Kitsap Peninsula.

Island youth climbs tree in protest of Visconsi development

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 9:51AM

One Bainbridge resident who opposes the controversial shopping development to be built at High School Road and Highway 305 has taken to the trees.

UPDATE | Island teen says tree-sit will lead to expanded dialogue on Visconsi development

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 3:06PM

A protest in a bank parking lot reached new heights Monday as a Bainbridge teenager climbed a 100-foot tall evergreen for a sit-in among the tree branches in opposition of the new shopping development planned for High School Road.

Night closures planned for Hood Canal Bridge

  • Jul 28, 2014 at 9:34AM

Motorists traveling across the Hood Canal Bridge should prepare for potential delays while bridge crews test the bridge’s drawspan.

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