Ferry shipyard to host public party celebrating new vessel

Washington State Ferries will celebrate the newest state ferry, Suquamish, with a community celebration at Eagle Harbor Maintenance Facility from… Continue reading

Tailgate time | Photo of the day 9.7

Two youngsters await the arrival of hamburgers hot off the grill during Bainbridge Football Boosters’ third annual community tailgate party… Continue reading

A blooming masterpiece | Photo of the day 9.6

Pegge Ashcroft arranges flowers Thursday for table displays that will be used at Grace Episcopal Church’s annual benefit auction, Field… Continue reading

Bainbridge teen, two other islanders hurt in Highway 305 collision

Three Bainbridge Island residents were injured in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 305 at Lemolo Shore Drive Wednesday afternoon. According… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Skateboard rider hits car

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, SEPT. 2 8:18 p.m. A two-car collision of Madison Avenue… Continue reading

Welcome back to Sakai | Photo gallery

Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School greeted students back to the new school year in grand fashion to celebrate the 20th anniversary… Continue reading

Spartans punch early ticket to State

That was fast. By the time the first race of the season was over, members of the Bainbridge High girls… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Sept. 21

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow, Columbia, Missouri. Continue reading...

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Kavanaugh Deserved Better… and So Do We | Blair Bess

Judge Brett Kavanaugh was never going to get a fair break during his confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Continue reading...

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Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Sept. 20

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star. Continue reading...

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My Dad Deserved an Emmy | Peter Funt

In the history of television, during which thousands of network entertainment programs have come and gone, only one show has Continue reading...

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Bainbridge blotter | Mini Cooper crash

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SATURDAY, AUG. 25 12:22 a.m. A 22-year-old Bainbridge Island woman was… Continue reading


Bainbridge blotter | Just scraping by

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, AUG. 23 1:53 p.m. A large concrete mixer truck, driven… Continue reading



2018 Bainbridge boys water polo schedule

The Spartan boys varsity water polo team will next face Curtis at home Tuesday. Here’s the schedule for this season’s… Continue reading


2018 Fall Sports Preview | Underdogs no more: Spartans set sights on protecting powerhouse status in boys water polo

The Spartans have a target on their back this season. When you’re a regular contender, it comes with the turf.… Continue reading


Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence


Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer