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Man rescued after his vehicle plunges into Puget Sound waters

Vehicle was traveling on Southworth Drive last Friday night

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Inslee wants law to ban lying about elections

Governor makes an announcement on one-year anniversary of Capitol insurrection

  • Jan 10, 2022
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Safety continues to be a concern at the Highway 305/Johnson Parkway roundabout construction project, where four vehicle-injury collisions have occurred since June. Courtesy photo

305 roundabout concern – 4 injury accidents since June

Poulsbo leaders are concerned about four injury accidents since June, including one fatal, at the Highway 305/Johnson Parkway roundabout project. The most recent one on… Continue reading

Safety continues to be a concern at the Highway 305/Johnson Parkway roundabout construction project, where four vehicle-injury collisions have occurred since June. Courtesy photo
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Port Orchard man charged in Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection

John Cameron, 55, faces four counts filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

  • Jan 7, 2022
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County’s extreme winter weather shelters are a warm place during the cold

Over this past week, winter weather shelters offer warm beds to more than 160 people

  • Jan 6, 2022
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Dr. Gib Morrow

Morrow the myth buster

Dr. Gib Morrow played the role of myth buster at Tuesday’s Kitsap Public Health District meeting. He wanted to set the record straight after a… Continue reading

Dr. Gib Morrow
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Despite a second year of COVID, city generates significant accomplishments

Mayor ticks off significant achievements for Port Orchard during 2021

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The class of 2021 persevered through an unusual school year that required lots of pivoting and flexibility to earn their diplomas.

NK 2021 Year in Review

Top stories of 2021 in North Kitsap January Poulsbo Fire Department evacuated eight homes following a landslide in Seclusion Cove near Lofall. As statewide restrictions… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2022
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The class of 2021 persevered through an unusual school year that required lots of pivoting and flexibility to earn their diplomas.
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360 new COVID cases confirmed in Kitsap

Over the last week, Kitsap’s case rate per 100,000 residents has increased to 464

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Poulsbo Fire Department firefighters work to extinguish hot spots after fire destroyed a home in the Sawdust Hill neighborhood early Monday morning. Courtesy Photos

Body recovered from Poulsbo fire

A body has been recovered from the scene of a fire northwest of Poulsbo early Monday. Firefighting efforts to battle that house fire, along with… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2022
Poulsbo Fire Department firefighters work to extinguish hot spots after fire destroyed a home in the Sawdust Hill neighborhood early Monday morning. Courtesy Photos
A Bremerton woman was killed in a head-on collision New Year's Eve on Highway 305 in Poulsbo. Courtesy photo

Poulsbo woman charged with vehicular homicide

A 50-year-old Bremerton woman was killed in a head-on collision New Year’s Eve on Highway 305 in Poulsbo near the Johnson Way intersection. A 36-year-old… Continue reading

A Bremerton woman was killed in a head-on collision New Year's Eve on Highway 305 in Poulsbo. Courtesy photo
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Looking back at 2021:

Pandemic dominates the South Kitsap scene

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The holiday-themed production held earlier this month was the first live performance with a full audience at the Jewel Box Theatre since before the pandemic began in March of 2020. Castmembers from left to right: Al Gunby, Kathy Currie, Mike Currie (back), Gary Vance, and John Ackenhusen. Courtesy photo

Jewel Box Theatre back in action after long layoff

Proof of vaccination required for entry; patrons must wear masks

The holiday-themed production held earlier this month was the first live performance with a full audience at the Jewel Box Theatre since before the pandemic began in March of 2020. Castmembers from left to right: Al Gunby, Kathy Currie, Mike Currie (back), Gary Vance, and John Ackenhusen. Courtesy photo
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One resident has tested positive for COVID-19 at Veterans Home

Seven staffers also have been diagnosed with the virus

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Land exchange sought at Hansville park

Kitsap County is seeking public comment on three alternatives for a proposed conversion of approximately 6,000 square feet of land at its Norwegian Point Park… Continue reading

Alternative 1, Courtesy photos
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Towing company runs afoul of state’s military protection statute

Submariner’s vehicle inadvertently sold at auction in violation of law

  • Dec 28, 2021
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Ferries hope for smooth sailing by mid-2022

COVID pandemic will make final determination, however

  • Dec 27, 2021
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Poulsbo mom charged for allegedly hitting, choking daughter

An active-duty Coast Guard member from Poulsbo was charged last week with second-degree assault of a child after allegedly hitting and strangling her 12-year-old daughter.… Continue reading

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