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Trump’s 35th week in office | In cartoons

The taunts and tough talk between two seemingly unhinged leaders with bad haircuts continued this past week, with newspaper cartoonists from around the world mesmerized… Continue reading

Close win for Bainbridge in 32nd Annual Spartan Relays

BAINBRIDGE - The Spartans avenged its loss last year in the annual Spartan Relays by claiming first in this year’s 32nd edition over Port Angeles… Continue reading

Spartan Relays | Photo gallery

The Bainbridge Spartans girls swimming and diving team hosted the 32nd Annual Spartan Relays. The team avenged last year’s loss to Port Townsend with a… Continue reading

Bainbridge gives up on plan to build new police station on NE New Brooklyn Road

The city of Bainbridge Island is abandoning plans to build its new public safety building on NE New Brooklyn Road. City officials made the announcement… Continue reading

Sakai options on the agenda at next parks board meeting

Bainbridge park officials will meet again next week to talk about options for the development of Sakai Park. The board of the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan… Continue reading

Spartans open with a win over Garfield in swimming

SEATTLE - The Spartans opened the girls swimming and diving season with a 114-64 win on the road against Garfield late last week. Bainbridge High… Continue reading

This week in Spartan Sports

This week in Spartan sports kicks off with Bainbridge visiting Chief Sealth in Seattle on Monday, Sept. 18 for junior varsity and C-Team football games… Continue reading

Spartans push Bucs overboard in varsity volleyball

KINGSTON - The Bainbridge Spartans continue to roll in girls varsity volleyball. BHS swatted Kingston, 3-0, on the Buccaneers’ home court with scores of 25-17,… Continue reading

Spartans sweep Wildcats in varsity volleyball

SEATTLE - Bainbridge beat West Seattle 3-0 in varsity girls volleyball Wednesday in a Metro League matchup on the road. The Spartans won 25-20, 25-9,… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Ferries to be busy on Seahawks gameday

Washington State Ferris is advising riders on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle ferry route to expect heavy traffic Sunday, Sept. 17, before and after the Seattle Seahawks… Continue reading

UPDATE | Trojans run away from Spartans in varsity football

The Bainbridge Spartans lost 33-26 to the Olympic Trojans in boys prep football Friday at Silverdale Stadium. The non-conference loss put the Spartans at 0-2,… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Sayounara summer | The Bainbridge Blab

The last weekend of summer on Bainbridge Island will bring partly sunny skies and then, sigh, rain. That’s the latest forecast from the National Weather… Continue reading

Trump’s 34th week in office | In cartoons

A complete disaster. Times two. Literally, that was President Trump’s 34th week in office. But blame Mother Nature this go-round. The southern United States was… Continue reading

Empty Bainbridge bank building may become coffee café

A longtime Bainbridge Island coffee shop is hoping to add a second location on the island. Commuter Comforts, which has operated a coffee stand at… Continue reading

This week in Spartan sports

This week in Spartan sports The Bainbridge High varsity volleyball teams visit Kingston Monday to tip off this week in Spartan sports. First up is… Continue reading

Proposed Bainbridge balloon ban hits strong headwind

Bainbridge City Councilman Mike Scott’s proposal to ban the sale and use of balloons lost a little air at this week’s council meeting. Scott has… Continue reading

Bremerton man dies in Highway 305 crash

A 30-year-old Bremerton man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 305 near Lemolo Shore early Saturday morning after his 1990 Toyota SUV crossed… Continue reading

Bulldogs are first up for swimming Spartans

The Bainbridge High girls varsity swimming & diving team travels to Seattle Friday to open the season against the Garfield Bulldogs. Here’s the complete 2017… Continue reading

Football Friday: Spartans vs. Trojans

The Bainbridge Spartans are looking to bounce back after their opening season loss at home against the North Kitsap Vikings with a victory Friday on… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Hello, Stranger | The Bainbridge Blab

Is this really happening? Can it be true? The National Weather Service in Seattle is forecasting a wet weekend for Bainbridge Island. Friday’s early morning… Continue reading