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Sharon Eckhardt of Anacortes paints a tug boat on the Port Angeles esplanade during Thursday's quick-draw contest, part of the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center's Paint the Peninsula. PORT ANGELES -- It's not easy to switch to being a quick-draw artist when you've been soothed by a week of painting in forests, on beaches and beside rivers under an omnipresent sun.
The man accused of being Bainbridge Island's serial burglar has been charged in Kitsap County District Court with the felony theft of rental property. Jason Michael Lucas, 33, of Kingston was charged with the crime after police alleged he failed to return tree-climbing equipment that he had rented from Advanced Rentals and Sales in Poulsbo.
Pat Martinson watched as firefighters sprayed water on what had once been a fifth-wheel trailer nestled among a stand of trees on her Bond Road farm, Sept. 8. She was glad her granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Denahe and T.J. Bresser, were safe.
The Kitsap County Fire Marshal is investigating after a camper exploded Monday in Poulsbo. Fire crews from North Kitsap Fire and Rescue and the Poulsbo Fire Department responded to a property on Bond Road NE sometime on Monday after getting calls about an explosion and fire.
A 34-year-old Bainbridge Island man was called a hero Sunday after he grabbed his 3-year-old daughter as she went over a cliff and the man apparently shielded her fall with his body as they hit a retaining wall on the beach 80 feet below. Bainbridge police and firefighters - and emergency responders from Poulsbo, Central Kitsap and Navy Region Northest - converged at the scene near the western end of Hidden Cove Road just after the accident about 2 p.m. Sunday.
A 38-year-old woman from Spokane was arrested for obtaining prescription pain-killers by using other people's names after a sharp-eyed doctor on Bainbridge Island checked a state prescription database and found the woman was falsely claiming to be her patient. Bonnie Marie Ramsden was arrested Thursday, Sept.
Poulsbo port commissioners were scheduled to discuss on Sept. 4 a proposal by the Poulsbo Historical Society to install a maritime museum in the Marine Science Center.
IN Washington's 23rd Legislative District, state Rep. Drew Hansen is the best choice for Position 2, while Rep. Sherry Appleton in Position 1 has drawn no substantive challenge for the Nov. 4 election. In his three years in office, Hansen has reached across the aisle to pass meaningful bills to create jobs, improve STEM education and fix various problems caused by derelict vessels.
Demolition of Poulsbo's old city hall on Jensen Way will be timed as close as possible to the beginning of construction of a hotel at the site, according to Mayor Becky Erickson. The city has completed a boundary line adjustment , the developer has hired an architect, and a pre-application meeting between developer and city planning staff is expected soon.
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Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:29 am
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