Duo ready for 1,500 mile journey

Sally Noedel and her daughter, Emma Bigongiari, walk along a Bainbridge Island path to train for an upcoming walk. The pair will travel from the island to Arizona to raise awareness about a copper mine that will take away natural resources, damage the environment and push tribes from sacred ceremonial land.  - Photo courtesy of Sally Noedel
  • May 28, 2015 at 1:50PM

Two Bainbridge Island women will lace up their shoes for the walk of a lifetime. Sally Noedel and her daughter, Emma Bigongiari, will journey nearly 1,500 miles from Bainbridge Island to Arizona to raise awareness about a proposed copper mine in Oak Flat, Arizona.


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New officers join Bainbridge police department

  • May 28, 2015 at 2:08PM

The Bainbridge Island Police Department has hired four new officers.

The Blackberry Bushes to rock BIMA

  • May 28, 2015 at 1:37PM

The emerging Americana music group The Blackberry Bushes will perform at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 30.

Bremerton Patriot

The Unforgotten, Run to Tahoma VI

  • May 28, 2015 at 10:52AM

Riders in The Unforgotten, Run to Tahoma VI depart the Kitsap County Administration Building in Port Orchard on May 23. Hundreds of motorcycle riders escorted the remains of Robert Sherman Timm (U.S. Army), Linda Eagleson Burnett Dodge (U.S. Army) and Gary James Cegalis (U.S. Air Force) to Tahoma National Cemetery for a military burial.

Central Kitsap Reporter

Kitsap Water Trails Festival set for June 27-28

  • May 28, 2015 at 10:34AM

For John Kuntz, owner of Olympic Outdoor Center, it all began with a paddling trip he and a friend made in 1996 from Belfair to Allyn.

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