Escapee from Bainbridge police gets 12-year term

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A convicted bank robber and fugitive who escaped from pursuing Bainbridge police officers five years ago by paddling away in a kayak was sentenced to 12 years in prison Monday in U.S. District Court in Seattle.


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Eagle Harbor, BHS get medals for excellence

  • May 23, 2015 at 7:50AM

In its annual review of best high schools, U.S. News & World Report awarded gold-medal status to Bainbridge High School, ranking it the seventh best public high school in Washington state and No. 321 nationwide.

Post 172 hosts Memorial Day events to remember all of the fallen

  • May 23, 2015 at 7:48AM

Two special Memorial Day services will take place Monday, May 25.

Empathy, endurance and education: Island documentarians return to tender ground with 'Rosa-These Storms'

  • May 21, 2015 at 2:16PM

The second documentary project to be helmed by the band of young filmmakers behind the much-acclaimed "Into Poverty: Living on One Dollar" packs a lot of power into a short run time.

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Puget Sound Naval Shipyard plans to add workers

  • May 21, 2015 at 2:00PM

PORT ORCHARD — The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard plans to add jobs to meet demand for scheduled maintenance and emergent repairs of U.S. military vessels. That was perhaps the most significant message Capt. Stephen Williamson, commander of Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (PSNS) and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, delivered during a 20-minute presentation May 14 to the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Port Orchard Eagles’ club.

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