Rebecca Sharar hoists an 11-pound cheese wheel over her head after being declared the winner in the Canadian Rolling Cheese Festival women’s  championship race.  - Scott Robarts photo

FOR ALL THE CHEESE: Island runner takes the title at Canadian Cheese Rolling Festival

  • Today at 11:49AM

Rebecca Sharar’s years-long quest for the sweet taste of victory ended at the bumpy bottom of a cold and wet ski slope on Blackcomb Mountain. Turns out, victory tastes a lot like cheddar.


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TRAVEL ADVISORY | Busy ferries expected for Seahawks game

  • Today at 7:03PM

Washington State Ferries is advising travelers on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route to expect heavy traffic Thursday, Sept. 3 as the Seattle Seahawks take on the Oakland Raiders in a preseason football game at CenturyLink Field.

PSE restoring power to final homes on Bainbridge

  • Today at 12:17PM

Power has been restored to all but two homes on Bainbridge Island following Saturday's destructive windstorm.

Burn ban lifted on Bainbridge Island and across Kitsap County

  • Aug 31, 2015 at 4:21PM

Break out the S'mores. The Bainbridge Island Fire Department announced Monday that the Phase Two burn ban across Bainbridge Island and in Kitsap County has been lifted.

Bainbridge police to ramp up training for investigating arsons

  • Aug 31, 2015 at 3:25PM

The series of intentionally set fires in the woods at Fort Ward Park earlier this month has prompted Bainbridge police to consider adding extra resources to assist in the investigation of suspicious fires.

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