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Another do-or-die moment for Quay

  • Feb 13, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

The city wouldn’t be getting its money’s worth, a councilman’s study concludes.

Permaculture plants the seeds of growth, change

  • Feb 13, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

Author Toby Hemenway talks sustainability and better living.

BHS turf rubber will come in one of four flavors

  • Feb 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

Everything from tires to old shoes to wine-cork rubber are under consideration.

Bainbridge takes Obama, McCain

  • Feb 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

Turnout is huge as Washington plays an unexpectedly key role in the caucuses. Barack Obama sweeps up 80 percent of Bainbridge's Democratic delegates.

A foursome makes string magic

  • Feb 13, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

The half-islander string quartet Beau Metro plays Friday.

Update – Yacht burns in Eagle Harbor Thursday

  • Feb 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

A fiberglass boat moored in the Queen City Yacht Club suffered extensive damage but was still afloat after catching fire early Thursday morning. According Bainbridge Deputy Police Chief Mark Duncan, the approximately 40-foot cabin cruiser will likely be a total loss, though responders extinguished the flames without sinking the boat. No one was on board the vessel and no injuries were reported.

Students are sew into activism

  • Feb 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

For two young seamstresses, fashion equals social progress.

‘Superdelegate’ Inslee is coy

  • Feb 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

The congressman says he’ll wait to see how the Clinton vs. Obama race plays out.

Councilors recommit to Quay, move deal forward

  • Feb 15, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:50PM

Due diligence yet to come, but affordable housing buy is closer after council action.

Council moves toward more transparency

  • Feb 15, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

After giving the mayor more spending authority, councilors take the power back.

Schools expect student count to keep shrinking

  • Feb 19, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

The numbers are key, as enrollment determines funding from the state.

Taking up arms against nuisance pigeons

  • Feb 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

Retirees among a growing number of island trap shooters.

News Roundup - Lunar eclipse on the horizon/That wet can be deceiving

  • Feb 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

Island news briefs.

Step on that green Tacoma grass

  • Feb 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

Wintergrass grows with help from island players, volunteers.

Spartan girls hold off Newport, advance in district tournament...

  • Feb 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

Anna Wood comes up huge with career highs in points and rebounds. SEATTLE - The Newport Knights wanted to keep Brittany Gray from dominating the game and they did so, but they didn't keep Anna Wood down. The junior post scored 23 points and grabbed 17 rebounds as the Spartans overcame a tough Newport team 52-48 to advance in the 3A Sea-King District tournament Wednesday at Ingraham High School.

...while Spartan boys can't buy a bucket; costing them a win against Skyline.

  • Feb 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

Bainbridge goes cold at worst possible time. SEATTLE - The Bainbridge boys basketball team kept it close, but a poor shooting quarter and a hot hand by several players earned them a 69-50 loss against the Skyline Spartans in a 3A Sea-King District 2 game.

You must marimba this

  • Feb 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:49PM

Ushamwari Ensemble raises funds for an Ometepe journey. Consider the marimba. Its name is familiar, as is its wood-slatted frame; you know its sound when you hear it. But unlike a trumpet or a piano, it’s oddly difficult to conceptualize the marimba as a whole. “When people ask what you play and you say ‘marimba,’ they’re like, ‘What’s that?’” said Stefani Paul.

Administrator hopefuls strut their best stuff

  • Feb 22, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:48PM

Some boast of financial expertise, one defeated a Wal-Mart incursion.

Shoreline regs may be tightened

  • Feb 22, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:48PM

But waterfront owners wonder how much say they’ll have in the process.

That sinking feeling going away

  • Feb 22, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:48PM

aThe houseboat WICCA will be barged away and scrapped.

New charge in teacher’s slaying

  • Feb 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:48PM

Son of slain Ordway counselor to face first-degree murder charge.

Princess Sarah graces island/Chilly Hilly is tomorrow

  • Feb 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:48PM

Roundup – Island news briefs.

Kitsap crime ring hit island homes

  • Feb 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2013 at 1:48PM

Former Sun carrier knew customers were away, sheriff says.

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