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UPDATE | Traffic still slow near Agate Pass Bridge

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 11:01AM

Drivers heading toward Bainbridge Island via the Agate Pass Bridge continue to face considerable delays Monday morning following a car crash that took out a light pole near the Clearwater Casino.

Bainbridge woman charged with drug possession

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:05PM

A Bainbridge Island woman has been charged with a felony count of possession of methamphetamine after police found suspected drugs in a home where she was living in Poulsbo.

Bainbridge Island man hurt after motor home burns on Highway 3

  • Dec 23, 2013 at 8:19AM

A Bainbridge Island man was injured and a 21-foot motor home destroyed by fire after the man tried to restart his stalled vehicle by pouring gas into the engine's carburetor.

Driver airlifted after 305 crash in 'satisfactory condition'

  • Dec 23, 2013 at 3:40PM

After spending days in Harborview Medical Center's intensive care unit, Allan Wodenscheck was in satisfactory condition and moved onto a different floor. Wodenscheck, 24, was airlifted to Harborview Dec. 16 after a head-on collision with a suspected drunken driver near the entrance of Agate Pass Bridge in Suquamish. Wodenscheck had a broken leg, shattered femur, broken ankle, and broken collar bone.

Kitsap Credit Union to close Bainbridge branch

  • Dec 27, 2013 at 11:31AM

Kitsap Credit Union will close its Bainbridge Island branch next year.

Job vacancies expected to double from spring 2013 to spring 2014

  • Jan 2, 2014 at 8:43AM

In a survey last spring, Washington employers reported they expect to nearly double their job openings by spring 2014.

Bremerton man recovering from near-fatal car accident

  • Jan 2, 2014 at 10:19AM

He remembers passing the Masi Shop on Highway 305 heading toward the Agate Pass Bridge

Sales tax increase now in effect

  • Jan 3, 2014 at 1:53PM

New year, higher taxes. Sales and use taxes across Kitsap County — including Bainbridge Island — went up on Jan. 1 by one-tenth of 1 percent (.001).

Proponents of gun-control initiative submit 95,000 more signatures in support of universal background checks on gun purchases

  • Jan 3, 2014 at 2:36PM

An official with the Washington Office of Secretary of State said this week that supporters of Initiative 594, a gun-control measure that would require universal background checks on gun purchases, may have submitted more than enough signatures to send the initiative to the Legislature this winter.

McDonald’s bids farewell to Colman Dock location

  • Jan 3, 2014 at 3:30PM

Travelers heading home to Bainbridge Island from Seattle won't be able to grab a Big Mac or Bacon McDouble while waiting for the ferry to Bainbridge anymore.

Making more mochi proves popular at IslandWood

  • Jan 6, 2014 at 3:50PM

The 25th annual Bainbridge Island Japanese American community traditional mochi tsuki New Year's event was held Sunday, Jan. 5 at IslandWood.

Serious injuries reported in Highway 305 crash

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 9:17AM

UPDATE: The westbound lane (from Bainbridge to Poulsbo) of Highway 305 re-opened about 9:20 a.m., according to North Kitsap Fire & Rescue. "[D]rivers are strongly advised to stay clear of the area as back-ups remain significant," NKF&R reported. "The eastbound lane is expected to remain closed for at least another hour."

Serious-injury crash closes Highway 305 for hours

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 12:00PM updated at 5:15PM

Firefighters from three departments worked to carefully extricate the driver from his crumpled passenger car

Woman charged for alleged involvement in liquor stealing spree across Kitsap that started on Bainbridge

  • Jan 7, 2014 at 4:25PM

A 23-year-old Seattle woman who is suspected of helping two other women steal bottles of liquor from the Bainbridge Island Safeway and other supermarkets across Kitsap County is facing charges of retail theft in Kitsap County District Court.

Rolfes to serve as floor leader for Senate Democrats

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 9:56AM

Sen. Christine Rolfes was elected Thursday as floor leader for the Washington State Senate Democrats.

Rep. Appleton to chair House Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs Committee

  • Jan 13, 2014 at 10:01AM

State Rep. Sherry Appleton has been chosen by her colleagues to chair the House committee on Community Development, Housing & Tribal Affairs.

Owner of sunken tugboat to face criminal charges

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 12:23PM

It was announced that Anthony R. Smith would be charged with one count of theft in the first degree, one charge of causing a vessel to become abandoned or derelict and one count of discharge of polluting matters into state waters.

UPDATE | Documents show federal investigation into 'Chickamauga' began the same day the historic tugboat sank

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jan 16, 2014 at 3:55PM

The federal investigation into the sinking of the historic tugboat "Chickamauga" last October in Eagle Harbor was launched just hours after the vessel sank, according to court documents filed Wednesday.

Russell Johnson of 'Gilligan's Island' fame passes away

  • Jan 16, 2014 at 1:29PM

Russell Johnson, a Bainbridge Island resident who gained worldwide fame as the Professor on the television show "Gilligan's Island," has died, ABC News reported Thursday.

Congressman Kilmer launches 'State of the District' tour

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 9:00AM

U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer will visit every county in the 6th District to meet with constituents, local business leaders and stakeholders in a “State of the District” tour.

Walk for peace passes through Poulsbo

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 2:49PM

Walkers for peace pass through Kitsap, honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Small plane crashes in Poulsbo clearcut area

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 4:00PM updated at 9:13PM

A pilot of a small fixed-wing airplane was taken to the hospital after he was extracted from the craft in a clearcut area off of Noll Road.

Annual event at fairgrounds celebrates Dr. King's legacy

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 4:04PM

The 20th Annual Kitsap County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Celebration featured choir performances, spoken word, interpretive dance, some prayer, a keynote address by Major Jim Baker of the Salvation Army and much more.

Pilot from Poulsbo crash in critical condition

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:07PM

The pilot of a small plane that crashed in a Poulsbo field Jan. 20 remains in critical condition. The pilot, a 70-year-old Kent man, was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle within hours after his 1946 Ercoupe 415-C — a small fixed-wing, single-engine airplane — crashed in a clearcut field off of Noll Road in Poulsbo.

New Year's Eve benefit event scheduled for driver injured in 305 crash

  • Dec 30, 2013 at 1:08PM

The event is scheduled for 5-9 p.m. at the Burley Community Club, 14853 Burley Ave.

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