Ferry Tacoma is repaired, will return to Bainbridge route in April after sea trials

The ferry MV Tacoma is towed to Colman Dock for trials Wednesday.  - Photo courtesy of Washington State Ferries
  • Mar 4, 2015 at 4:03PM

The MV Tacoma will begin three weeks of sea trials this week before the Jumbo Mark II Class ferry goes back into service on the Bainbridge route in April, Washington State Ferries announced Wednesday.


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Cost of gas rises back above $3 a gallon on Bainbridge

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Mar 5, 2015 at 6:23AM

January's plunging prices at the pump continue to become a distant memory as the cost of a regular price of gas jumped 6 cents on Bainbridge Island Wednesday to crack the $3 a gallon mark.

Bainbridge blotter | Strange lights outside the bedroom and bathroom

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 11:16AM

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Bainbridge terminal busy as Kingston route down to one boat

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 8:43AM

Travelers on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route should expect delays at the Bainbridge terminal on the morning of Wednesday, March 4 as service on the Kingston-Edmonds route is down to one-boat service and eastbound drivers are being diverted to the Bainbridge ferry.

Bainbridge police log notes 'sexual misconduct' case at BHS involving a minor

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 6:14PM

Bainbridge Island Police were notified of an alleged sex offense last week at Bainbridge High School that involved a minor, but Police Chief Matthew Hamner would not say late Tuesday if the report is connected in any way to the ongoing investigation of a BHS teacher who has been accused of "inappropriate conduct" with a student.

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