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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

Special concert features chamber music

The Beau Quartet will perform an evening of viola quintets of Mozart, Dvorak and Shapiro in a special concert this weekend at Eagle Harbor Congregational… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Chance of rain | The Bainbridge Blab

Bainbridge Island will have a wetter weekend than the ones Islanders have seen in the past few weeks. That’s the forecast for this weekend’s weather,… Continue reading

Bainbridge beats Ballard for first LAX playoff win

The Spartans put down a feisty Ballard team to win their first game of the state girls lacrosse playoffs, 20-4, Monday at Bainbridge High Memorial… Continue reading

Deeper theme emerges for next BSO concert: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 | Guest Viewpoint

While preparing for this concert I was reflecting on the stories behind these works. On the surface there is not much similarity, but when I… Continue reading

Look out below | Photo of the day 5.17

A large branch falls away as a worker with Highline Tree Service limbs a dead fir tree next to Miller Road before it is topped… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Car crash on Highway 305

Travelers on Highway 305 on Bainbridge Island may face delays Wednesday morning following a two-car crash near Seabold. Details on the crash, which occurred just… Continue reading

Bainbridge vs. Holy Names on Senior Day | Photo gallery

The Bainbridge Spartans bested Holy Names in a Metro League matchup that split the title between BHS and HNA. The big win came on Senior… Continue reading

DRB member ousted after no-shows

A member of Bainbridge Island’s Design Review Board has been removed from the advisory committee for missing too many meetings. The Bainbridge Island City Council… Continue reading

Selfie at sea | Photo of the day 5.13

A young couple take a selfie aboard the MV Tacoma as the Bainbridge ferry approaches Seattle Sunday afternoon. Smiles were harder to find on the… Continue reading

Morrow Manor message for Mother’s Day | Photo of the day 5.12

Ardis Morrow speaks at a Mother’s Day tea hosted by the Seabold United Methodist Women at the church Saturday. Morrow talked about the creation of… Continue reading

True to form | Photo of the day 5.11

William Doyle, a maintenance coordinator with the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District, removes concrete forms from the site for Cabin 3 at Fay… Continue reading

Trump’s 67th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues in this, the 67th week of Donald J. Trump in the White House. Arcadio Esquivel, Costa Rica… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Sunny days are here again | The Bainbridge Blab

As Paris Hilton used to say, “That’s hot.” That’s the forecast for this weekend’s weather on Bainbridge Island, according to the latest forecast from the… Continue reading