A 38-year-old woman was charged with car theft after she allegedly took someone else's car from an auto repair shop on Bainbridge Island and tried to pay the repair bill with counterfeit money.
A crowd of nearly 50 people gathered at the Bremerton High School performance center on Sept. 17 to hear an overview of Washington Supreme Court developments — particularly the McCleary decision
This is part of a series of Q&As with candidates for local office in the Nov. 4 general election. This Q&A: Linda Streissguth and Ed Wolfe, candidates for Kitsap County Board of Commissioners, District 3.
Repairs have been completed at Bainbridge Island Ferry Terminal after a vandal damaged the door to the terminal's overhead walkway early Friday morning.
This is part of a series of Q&As with candidates for local office in the Nov. 4 general election. This Q&A: Greg Sandstrom and Jeff Wallis, candidates for Kitsap County coroner.
Council members rejected a proposal at their meeting Tuesday — the second in little more than a month — that would have created a five-member citizens advisory board appointed by the city manager that would offer advice directly to Police Chief Matthew Hamner.
President Obama has officially recognized a new name for the Bainbridge Island memorial to Japanese Americans forced into internment camps during World War II.
After authorizing another $30,000 on a site assessment, the Bainbridge Island City Council has decided to postpone a decision on whether the city should join up with the Bainbridge Island Fire Department to build a co-located police/fire station.
Owen's Playground at Rotary Park finally broke ground to start building a play place that's accessible to children of all abilities.
After a several year hiatus, a crowd of Bainbridge islanders showed up for the return of the Great Zucchini Races to the Bainbridge Island Farmer’s Market Saturday.
BHS teachers and students return from research trip to South Africa.
After last year’s debacle over screening school volunteers, the district has worked closely with the Bainbridge Island Police Department to adopt a fingerprinting system that’s faster and more accurate.
The fate of a new police station for the city of Bainbridge Island took an unexpected twist Tuesday night after the council asked City Manager Doug Schulze to ask the developers of a controversial shopping center near Highway 305 about leasing space to the city for its police department.
A driver accidentally drove into the Madison Diner just after 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and dented the metal siding of the popular eatery on Madison Avenue.
The Bainbridge Island City Council has put off a decision on whether the city should build a combined police/fire station with the Bainbridge Island Fire Department.
Bainbridge Island city council members hope the third time will be the charm for creating a citizens committee to oversee the city's police department.
It is commonly accepted that there are two sides to every story, but in fact there are as many interpretations of any given event as there are people involved.
The Bainbridge city council will get a look at a revamped version of a proposal for a citizens advisory board for the Bainbridge Island Police Department at the council's meeting Tuesday night.
Kitsap County District Court judges are elected at-large and serve four-year terms. They are paid $144,544 a year. The District Court has jurisdiction over misdemeanors and gross misdemeanor crimes which carry a maximum penalty of 364 days in jail and/or a $5,000 fine. The court also has jurisdiction over unlawful harassment petitions, protection orders, and traffic infractions. District Court services include probation, small claims not exceeding $5,000, and civil actions not exceeding $75,000.
This is part of a series of Q&As with candidates for local office in the Nov. 4 general election. This Q&A: Kelly Emerson and Dolores Gilmore, candidates for Kitsap County auditor. The Kitsap County auditor serves a four-year term and receives $112,211 a year and benefits provided to other county employees.