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Elsewhere in Washington: Affordable Care Act, immigration headline concerns of 1,000 anti-Reichert protesters

An estimated 1,000 people took to the streets in front of 8th…

 

Murray rips Trump Administration for targeting transgender students in ‘shameful’ rollback of protections

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), ranking member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor,…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

 

2017 Legislative Session | Educators, parents, students and Supreme Court await Legislature’s basic-education funding solution

OLYMPIA — West Valley School District Supt. Gene Sementi, like other Washington…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

 

2017 Legislative Session | Basic Education Budgets promise extra funds for special programs

OLYMPIA — Students remain the primary focus in each basic education budget…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

2017 Legislative Session | Basic Education: the funding language

OLYMPIA Talk of levy lids, caps, cliffs and equalization can get confusing,…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

2017 Legislative Session | Governor Inslee limits state agencies’ assistance in enforcing President’s immigration ban

OLYMPIA — Governor Jay Inslee Thursday signed an executive order to limit…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Deep budget cuts may lead to closure of Commodore building | UPDATE

The Bainbridge Island School District will consider closing the Commodore building in…

Agate Pass Bridge reopens a day early

Traffic across Bainbridge Island will now get back to normal. The Washington…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Elsewhere in Washington: Protesters demand Congressman Reichert meet with constituents

At least 150 Congressional District 8 residents braved the rain to march…

Best Bets for Feb. 24-26 | The Bainbridge Blab

By some divine grace you have managed to survive yet another week…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Dispatches from the Academy — Part II: Sip sip, bang bang: Bainbridge loves drugs, guns more than you’d think

Editor’s note: ‘Dispatches from the Academy’ is an ongoing series relating Review…

Kitsap community responds: Make Harrison Bremerton a 100-bed community hospital

POULSBO — Bremerton city officials asked CHI Franciscan officials Feb. 21 to…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

2017 Legislative Session | Prisoners released early, late spark corrective act: paperwork

OLYMPIA – Sloppy paperwork could be costing countless prisoners in the state’s…

Bainbridge blotter | Squatters on the Rock

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, JAN. 29…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Sunshine Yogurt surpasses $50K donation mark

Sunshine Frozen Yogurt’s “no-tip jar” is a lucrative venture. The Island Village…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

2017 Legislative Session | Thriving state marijuana market gets potful of legislative attention

OLYMPIA - A number of bills in the Washington Legislature could change…

Trump travel ban echoes World War II Japanese-Americans’ internment order

On March 30, 1942, about four months after the Japanese attack on…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

BISD superintendent reports on listening tour

Shortly after being appointed as the new superintendent of Bainbridge Island School…

2017 Legislative Session | Universities’ secret presidential selection process sparks Senate oversight proposal

OLYMPIA – Applicants for universities’ top leadership positions may have to answer…