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Bainbridge school board president resigns from board

Sheila Jakubik has resigned from the Bainbridge Island School Board. But she may not be stepping entirely away from Bainbridge schools. Jakubik, the president of… Continue reading

Bainbridge Climate Change Advisory Committee to talk about work plan

Bainbridge Island’s Climate Change Advisory Committee will meet this week to talk about updates to the committee’s work plan for 2019-2020. The two-year work plan… Continue reading

Tragedy at Notre Dame | In tribute

The fire at Notre Dame drew the attention of people around the world Monday as the 850-year-old iconic cathedral was consumed by flames. In response,… Continue reading

Bainbridge city council OK budget change for purchase of medical center building

The Bainbridge Island City Council approved a budget amendment at its meeting this week that will earmark $6.9 million toward the purchase of the Harrison… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island’s new city manager gets $10k raise after first six months

Bainbridge Island City Manager Morgan Smith has received a glowing evaluation after her first six months on the job as Bainbridge’s city manager. And a… Continue reading

Bainbridge council agreeable to lower speed limit on Fletcher Bay Road

Residents along Fletcher Bay Road have petitioned the city of Bainbridge Island to have the speed limit lowered to 25 mph from 35 mph on… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Let there be no doubt | The Bainbridge Blab

Bainbridge Island is in store for a wet weekend, no doubt about it. Or so says the latest weather forecast for the island from the… Continue reading

Trump’s 114th week in office | In cartoons

Now you see it, now you don’t. Our cartoon caravan detailing Donald J. Trump’s chair-warming in the White House continues with a puzzling peek at… Continue reading

Spring sports preview | Spartan squad looking at a major makeover this year

The fastpitch softball season is still young. As so is much of the Spartan roster, for that matter. “It’s a big group and it’s a… Continue reading

Proposed roundabout at Day Road includes new Phelps Road access to highway

WSDOT hosts open house to explain Highway 305 improvements

Bainbridge council to amend budget for purchase of medical center building

The Bainbridge Island City Council is expected to approve a budget amendment at its meeting this week that will earmark $6.9 million toward the purchase… Continue reading

Bainbridge Race Equity Task Force to meet this week

Bainbridge Island’s new Race Equity Task Force will meet this week for a retreat and study session. The meeting, the second for the task force,… Continue reading

Bainbridge council to talk about lower speed limit on Fletcher Bay Road

Residents along Fletcher Bay Road have petitioned the city of Bainbridge Island to have the speed limit lowered to 25 mph from 35 mph on… Continue reading

Bainbridge council says Smith has done ‘great job’ as new city manager

Bainbridge Island City Manager Morgan Smith has received a glowing evaluation after her first six months on the job as Bainbridge’s city manager. Smith took… Continue reading

Bainbridge officials find Fairyland fascinating

It was their first look at Fairyland. And they found it enchanting. Bainbridge Island’s Design Review Board got its initial look this week at the… Continue reading

Man shot by Bainbridge police found not guilty of first-degree assault

The man accused of assaulting a Bainbridge police officer before leading police on a frantic chase through downtown Winslow last year was found not guilty… Continue reading

Bainbridge council agrees to another extension of development moratorium

Bainbridge Island’s building ban will continue until October. The city council agreed last week to extend its development moratorium for another six months. The controversial… Continue reading

Bainbridge council agrees to support Green New Deal

Bainbridge Island City Council members have decided to throw their political clout behind the Green New Deal. The Green New Deal — based on resolutions… Continue reading

Trump’s 113th week in office | In cartoons

The circus continues at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue and so does our cartoon chronicle of President Trump. Here’s a look back at Trump’s 113th week in… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Let this soak in | The Bainbridge Blab

Listen to the rhythm of the falling rain. And get used to it. Friday’s wet weather will continue in full force on Saturday and last… Continue reading