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Bainbridge councilman forms exploratory committee for potential congressional run

Medicare for all. The Green New Deal. Corporate money in politics. Stagnant wages and the future of work in the United States. All immense issues,… Continue reading

Emerson to join Bainbridge Island School Board

Mark D. Emerson has been selected to fill the vacancy on the Bainbridge Island School Board left by the recent resignation of Sheila Jakubik. Emerson… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019

Bainbridge man guilty of first-degree murder in killing of former boss

A Bainbridge Island man has been found guilty of the first-degree murder of his former boss. Brian Andrew Glaser, 31, was convicted of killing Donald… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: More sun | The Bainbridge Blab

Get ready for another sunny and toasty warm weekend on the Rock. That’s the latest forecast for Bainbridge Island from the National Weather Service in… Continue reading

Hyla student is winner in essay-writing contest

Hyla Middle School eighth-grader Hannah Cutler was recently awarded second place for her essay, “Tidal Power and Solar Roads: Clean Energy Solutions for a Country… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019

Tree trimming to stall traffic on Highway 305 across Bainbridge

Drivers traveling across Bainbridge Island on Highway 305 will face a few more traffic jams than usual. State officials are advising travelers to prepare for… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | ‘High risk’ traffic stop

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, MAY 7 11:19 a.m. A 23-year-old Bainbridge Island man was arrested by island police as… Continue reading

Winslow demonstrators call for Trump impeachment | Photo gallery

About 15 demonstrators gathered at the Winslow Way and Highway 305 intersection Wednesday calling for Congress to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. Signs… Continue reading

WSF employee dies during Bainbridge ferry sailing

The chief engineer aboard the ferry M/V Wenatchee died during the ferry’s sailing to Bainbridge Island Wednesday. An official with Washington State Ferries said Sean… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2019

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Bainbridge ferry route down to one-boat service

Washington State Ferries has announced that the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route will be served by just one vessel following the medical emergency onboard the ferry M/V… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Two sailings canceled for Bainbridge ferry route

Washington State Ferries is advising travelers on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route that a medical emergency on board the M/V Wenatchee has prompted the cancellation of… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

Bainbridge ferry hits whale during Tuesday night sailing

The ferry M/V Wenatchee hit a whale while headed to Bainbridge Island from Seattle Tuesday night. The boat was about three minutes into the 8:15… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | A suspicious crime afoot

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, MAY 7 9:58 a.m. A pair of socks were apparently stolen from the mailbox of… Continue reading

Boater’s Fair returns to downtown Winslow waterfront

Learn how to tie knots, bid on water-centric wares at a nautical swap meet, watch a helicopter rescue demonstration, choose a boat and try your… Continue reading

Ramirez selected to serve at college

Javy Warrior Ramirez of Bainbridge Island is one of 10 incoming Saint Martin’s University first-year students who have been selected to serve as the eighth… Continue reading

  • May 28, 2019

Medina faces primary challenge for Bainbridge council

Bainbridge Mayor Kol Medina will face a primary challenge for his city council seat. A third candidate entered the race on the final day of… Continue reading

Expert talks about wild steelhead at next meeting for Bainbridge Island Fly Fishers

Bainbridge Island Fly Fishers will meet next week for a presentation from Trout Unlimited. The club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 at… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2019

Islanders make WWU honor roll

Four students from Bainbridge Island have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement at Western Washington University. Western Washington University has released its Winter Quarter 2019… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2019

‘Ban the Bans’ pro-choice protest comes to Bainbridge

Angered and concerned by a recent rush of radical anti-abortion laws being passed in several other states, protestors around the country, including here on Bainbridge… Continue reading

Memorial Day 2019

Artwork by Dave Granlund, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2019