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Two Spartan swimmers sign letters of intent

Kevin Houseman and Garret Waite signed letters of intent last week to swim at Northwestern University and North Carolina State University, respectively. Both are members… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2018

Chabad of Bainbridge Island hosts menorah lighting and community Chanukah celebration

Chabad of Bainbridge Island will present Menorah on the Green on Wednesday, Dec. 5 in downtown Winslow. The event is at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 5… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2018

Bainbridge blotter | Never mind

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, NOV. 11 2:44 p.m. A 69-year-old Bainbridge Island woman appeared to have had her purse… Continue reading

Rep. Appleton to chair Council of State Governments’ Public Safety Committee

Washington State Rep. Sherry Appleton will serve as chair of the Council of State Governments West Public Safety Committee for the 2019-20 biennium. CSG West… Continue reading

Fire scare delays sailing of Bainbridge ferry

Several ferry sailings on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route have been delayed or canceled in recent days due to mechanical troubles with both boats. The most… Continue reading

Input needed on new buoys

Bainbridge officials will hold a public meeting in December to gather input from the community about the placement of new buoys in the Dave Ullin… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2018

Bainbridge blotter | Family dispute

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, NOV. 11 1:36 p.m. Police were informed of a verbal dispute between two women, 57… Continue reading

Interfaith service exalts immigrants, raises funds for Kitsap Immigration Assistance Center

The Bainbridge Island-North Kitsap Interfaith Council raised $1,536 for immigration assistance in its 14th annual Thanksgiving service. The donations will go to Kitsap Immigration Assistance… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2018

Bainbridge blotter | Crashed in the woods

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, NOV. 11 8:48 a.m. A 24-year-old Bainbridge Island man was arrested for hit-and-run property damage,… Continue reading

Local lawmakers to talk at forum

“Our Washington Legislature” is the next topic in Kitsap Aware’s forum series on Justice and Citizenship. The next session is 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday,… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Clouds, fog, sun | The Bainbridge Blab

Cloudy skies Saturday will give way to a mostly sunny Sunday on Bainbridge Island this weekend. That’s the latest forecast from the National Weather Service… Continue reading

Washington Dems likely to propose capital gains tax

A capital gains tax will be on the table during the 2019 Legislative Session, Washington State Speaker of the House Frank Chopp announced at a… Continue reading

Sen. Rolfes to stay on as Ways & Means chair

OLYMPIA – Sen. Christine Rolfes will continue to chair the Senate’s budget committee, Ways & Means, when the Washington State Legislature convenes in 2019. Rolfes,… Continue reading

Prime time talent: Island grad to test culinary chops on Netflix’s ‘Final Table’

From busting suds in Winslow to commanding a kitchen in Manhattan, Aaron Bludorn has navigated his way from coast to coast while trying his hand… Continue reading

Police Chief Hamner is finalist for California police chief position

Bainbridge Island Police Chief Matthew Hamner is being recruited by his former boss to take over the police department in Banning, California. Hamner met with… Continue reading

Santa readies for furry visit to Bainbridge

Get ready cat and dog lovers: Santa Paws is coming to town! Bainbridge families and their pets are invited to stop by Bay Hay &… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2018

One-way streets eyed for downtown

Bainbridge officials have been studying ways to turn downtown streets into one-way only routes so one lane can be turned over to exclusive use by… Continue reading

Agate Pass Bridge work canceled for December, span to remain open

Nighttime closures of the Agate Pass Bridge that had been planned for December have been canceled, state officials said Monday. The Washington State Department of… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2018

Bainbridge blotter | Highway 305 DUI

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SATURDAY, NOV. 10 9:44 p.m. A car went into a ravine on North Street. The driver… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | One glass of wine

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. FRIDAY, NOV. 9 2:34 a.m. A 46-year-old Indianola man was arrested for driving under the influence.… Continue reading