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Work to start on Station 22

The construction company that will build a new South End fire station has been given the go-ahead to start work. Macro-ZTechnologies was awarded the construction… Continue reading

Singing Spartans | Photo of the day 5.25

The Bainbridge Spartans girls fastpitch softball team joins with the Bishop Blanchet Braves in singing “3” during opening festivities for the 2018 Washington State 3A… Continue reading

Spin doctor | Photo of the day 5.24

Tom Cappadona makes a throw during a game of Pétanque at Waterfront Park Thursday. A group of varying size — sometimes bolstered by passersby —… Continue reading

Talk will turn to privacy

The Salon at Bainbridge Public Library will celebrate its eighth year this month. The Salon, a gathering of people who engage in interesting and civil… Continue reading

Bainbridge chief is finalist for police job in Colorado

The Bainbridge Island City Council approved a new contract with Police Chief Matthew Hamner this week, but there’s a Colorado-sized question mark whether he will… Continue reading

Can I get a vowel? | Photo of the day 5.23

Anna Jernigan, a sophomore at Bainbridge High, puts up a new message on the school’s readerboard Wednesday morning. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)… Continue reading

Bainbridge fire board to seek new member

Commissioners with the Bainbridge Island Fire Department met last week to talk about how to fill the seat that will be left vacant by the… Continue reading

Sunny Eagle Harbor | Photo of the day 5.22

It was a perfect day to be out on the water on Eagle Harbor Tuesday; Bainbridge Island hit a high temperature of 75 degrees in… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Ferry Tacoma returns to service

Washington State Ferries said the ferry M/V Tacoma has been repaired and cleared by the Coast Guard to return to the Bainbridge Island-Seattle ferry route.… Continue reading

UPDATE | 90-minute wait at Bainbridge ferry terminal

Drivers hoping to catch a ferry to Seattle are facing a 90-minute wait at the Bainbridge Island Ferry Terminal Tuesday afternoon. Washington State Ferries said… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Bainbridge Island down to one boat on ferry route

The ferry M/V Tacoma has been pulled from service until further notice due to an equipment failure, Washington State Ferries announced just after 1:30 p.m.… Continue reading

SPARTANS AT STATE: Bainbridge vs. Bellevue

The Bainbridge Spartans beat Bellevue in the semifinals of the state girls lacrosse playoffs to advance to the title game. Brian Kelly of the Review… Continue reading

Hit the roof | Photo of the day 5.21

Workers from Hanley Construction install a new roof on the historic schoolhouse and main building of the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum on Monday afternoon. The… Continue reading

Spartans advance to state championship game

TUKWILA — The Spartans whupped the Bellevue Wolverines 18-4 in the state girls lacrosse semifinals earlier this week at the Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila.… Continue reading

SPARTANS AT STATE: Bainbridge vs. Ballard

First one up, first one down. The Spartans stopped the Ballard Beavers in the quarterfinals of the state girls lacrosse playoffs to advance to the… Continue reading

Trump’s 68th week in office | In cartoons

Whiplash! Time passes so quickly, we find ourselves falling behind a bit in our continuing cartoon chronicle of the 45th president. The past week slipped… Continue reading

No suspect in bomb threat

Bainbridge Island police continue to investigate the threatening message scrawled on a restroom wall last week at Bainbridge High that touched off a bomb scare… Continue reading

State Champs!

Members of the Bainbridge Spartans girls lacrosse team celebrate as they hoist the championship trophy late Friday after winning the state title 10-9 in a… Continue reading

Remembering Flanders fields | Photo of the day 5.19

Roth Hafer and Gary Sakuma of American Legion Post No. 172 greet customers outside the Ace Hardware on Bainbridge Saturday as the Legion holds its… Continue reading

Kitsap County examining police gun from Bainbridge officer that misfired at casino

Bainbridge Island police are seeking a second opinion on why an officer’s AR 15-style police rifle went off while he was rushing to the scene… Continue reading