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Handwriting samples gathered from students after fourth bomb threat at WMS

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 3:13PM

Students at Woodward Middle School are being asked for handwriting samples after police were called following another bomb threat at the school - the fourth in the past two months.

Democratic Party caucus to be held at BHS, WMS | UPDATE

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Apr 4, 2012 at 12:15PM

Local members of the Democratic Party will gather for their 2012 Washington state precinct caucuses on Sunday, April 15 at Bainbridge High School and Woodward Middle School.

Bainbridge council meets tonight for briefing on city manager search

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 12:04PM

The Bainbridge Island City Council will hold a study session tonight in what looks to be another very brief meeting.

Kids can learn about Scratch programming

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 2:00PM

Students in grades four through 12 can learn about Scratch programming at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 5 at the Bainbridge Public Library.

Bainbridge Island blotter | Cookies, box wine and underage drinkers

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 10:52AM

The latest reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

If “War is Hell,” What Do We Expect? GUEST OPINION

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 12:00PM

Since Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales went on a rampage March 17, killing umpteen Afghanistan civilians in their homes, most of them children, I admit to having some trouble concentrating on my own life’s details. This latest military misconduct is yet another barbarous deed that will likely reverberate around the world for some time, echoing the edge I feel in my heart.

Sludge leak may have spread due to containment valve | UPDATE

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 8:40AM

Officials with Kitsap Sewer District 7 said Wednesday a leaky containment valve in an manhole at the Ford Ward Treatment Plant may be to blame for the spill of partially treated digester sludge into nearby waterways last week.

Treatment tank leak started late last week, official says | UPDATE

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 6:22PM

Officials said late Tuesday the leak at the Fort Ward Treatment Plant that may have sent sludge down Tani Creek and into Blakely Harbor actually happened late last week.

Pollution from leak at Bainbridge treatment plant may have made it to Blakely Harbor

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 3:00PM updated at 5:23PM

A 1-inch hole in a tank at the Fort Ward Treatment Plant was discovered Tuesday, and sludge from the tank has apparently leaked into a nearby stream and wetland.

Islanders for Collaborative Policing announces plan to form citizens' committee

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 5:09PM

As a follow-up to their well-attended forum last weekend, a group of Bainbridge Island citizens are forming a committee to work on police policy issues.

Bainbridge should be careful what it asks for | GUEST OPINION

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 5:00PM

Our Bainbridge Ratepayers Alliance’s continues to defend the rights of COBI utility users with a nearly three-year-old lawsuit against the City of Bainbridge Island.

Whooping cough cases reach epidemic levels in Washington; nine cases reported on Bainbridge

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 11:37AM

State health officials said Tuesday that reports of whooping cough disease have reached epidemic levels in Washington.

Special election to be held to fill Inslee's seat

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 9:43AM

Gov. Chris Gregoire said Monday she has called for a special election to fill the vacancy in the 1st Congressional District.

Students will get out of class earlier more often if Bainbridge district adopts change to early-release days

  • Apr 3, 2012 at 8:48AM

Early-release days for students may move from once a month to once a week in the Bainbridge Island School District.

Kids can hear survival stories at the Bainbridge Library

  • Apr 2, 2012 at 6:00PM

The Bainbridge Public Library presents “Real-Life Survival Stories” at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 3 for kids in grades five and up.

Bainbridge Island blotter | Speeding to the restroom

  • Apr 2, 2012 at 12:45PM

The latest reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

Thanks for taking our survey | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 10:00PM

To the editor: A big thanks to the community for participating in the Islanders for Collaborative Policing survey.

BI Historical Preservation Commission to talk about grants

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 9:00PM

At the next meeting for the Bainbridge Island Historical Preservation Commission, commissioners will get an update on event planning for May Preservation Month.

Help needed at Earth Day park project

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 7:00PM

“Protecting the Ground We’ve Gained” is the Weed Warriors/Bainbridge Island Parks theme for the Earth Day native plant restoration at Pritchard Park.

Bainbridge Island Planning Commission plans to make recommendation on shoreline program update

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 5:00PM

The Bainbridge Island Planning Commission will hold a special meeting on April 12 to consider public comments and amendments to the Shoreline Master Program.

Salish Sea Expeditions hires new executive director

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 5:00PM

Seth Muir has joined Salish Sea Expeditions as its new executive director.

Pools to use thermal system to cut energy costs

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 4:00PM

Bainbridge park officials are about to hit the roof, thanks to high energy bills. And they are pretty excited about it, actually.

Help improve education on Bainbridge Island | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 4:00PM

To the editor: Although notices have appeared in local newspapers this past week, the Bainbridge Island School District Board of Directors would like to add a personal note of encouragement for islanders to apply for the recently vacated board position

How to learn life’s lessons? Row across the Atlantic Ocean

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 2:00PM

The words are easy to say. Courage. Initiative. Teamwork. They’re far harder to make part of life. Maybe rowing across the Atlantic Ocean would do it.

Franklin and Curlin to exchange vows

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 11:00AM

Sarah Marie Franklin and Reins Clayton Curlin will marry in Bellingham on May 12, 2012.

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