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A scene of controlled chaos | Gallery

Firefighters and medics from the Bainbridge Island Fire Department joined with Bainbridge…

 

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Shooting drill preps emergency responders for the real thing

Sean Liberman met the group of stretcher-carrying medics and their police escort…

 

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This week’s adoptable pets are Leona and Boris

Leona and Boris are this week’s adoptable pets. For adoption through PAWS:…

  • Jan 17th, 2017

 

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Rally gets legislators’ attention on education funding mandate

OLYMPIA — More than 6,500 students, educators, and parents assembled across the…

  • Jan 17th, 2017
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Governor Inslee reaffirms commitment for fully-funded basic education

OLYMPIA — When Rachel Lake teaches music classes at Ilwaco High School…

  • Jan 17th, 2017
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Downtown merchants rallying behind Bainbridge parking garage idea

Downtown business officials are trying to rally Winslow merchants to support the…

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Scarton to take helm at WSF

Amy Scarton will be the new chief of the Washington state ferry…

  • Jan 17th, 2017
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Sen. Rolfes revives bill to allow public internet retail option

OLYMPIA – Sen. Christine Rolfes has introduced a bill that would allow…

  • Jan 14th, 2017
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2017 Legislative Session | Rolfes takes the oath

Sen. Christine Rolfes was sworn in for another term earlier this week…

  • Jan 14th, 2017
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Bainbridge park board considers agreement

Bainbridge park officials will get their first look at an agreement with…

  • Jan 13th, 2017
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Bainbridge OK’s contract for trail

The Bainbridge Island City Council approved a $2.1 million contract this week…

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2017 Legislative Session | Road-usage charges may replace gas tax as WSDOT prepares to launch test program

OLYMPIA – You could be paying by the mile rather than by…

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Sen. Murray offers statement on nomination of new head for Department of Veterans Affairs

The Department of Veterans Affairs needs a leader committed to accountability and…

  • Jan 13th, 2017
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2017 Legislative Session | Transportation Commission traces reform in road maintenance, construction funding

OLYMPIA — In 2012, the Washington State Transportation Commission and a 25-member…

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Island School to study ‘How Birds Talk’

Have you ever wondered how birds warn each other about danger? Island…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Bainbridge blotter | Too much truck

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, DEC. 14…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Bainbridge blotter | A stranger on the road

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, DEC. 13…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
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2017 Legislative Session | Deadly force, abortion limits, marijuana in schools draw legislators’ attention in pre-session bill filings

OLYMPIA — As the 105-day session of the 2017 Washington Legislature began…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
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Lights go out on north Bainbridge Island

Nearly 300 homes on Bainbridge Island lost power early Tuesday night. Puget…

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Five of anything is the topic for Bainbridge Island Photo Club

The Bainbridge Island Photo Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.…

  • Jan 10th, 2017
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