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Input needed for Bainbridge parks comp plan

The Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District is looking for input from islanders as the district updates its comprehensive plan for island parks and… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2019

Pro-choice rally takes to Winslow waypoint protesting radical abortion laws | Photo gallery

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

Ferry sailings delayed at start of holiday weekend

Washington State Ferries is expecting nearly a half million riders on state ferries through the Memorial Day holiday. The crush of holiday travelers prompted late… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | A lighter case of crime

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SATURDAY, MAY 4 12:18 p.m. A 26-year-old Bainbridge Island man was arrested at Town & Country… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Sunny holiday | The Bainbridge Blab

Bainbridge Island may see some rain this weekend, but the sun should return for the Memorial Day holiday. That’s the latest weekend weather forecast for… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Thief comes to the table

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. FRIDAY, MAY 3 1:44 p.m. The owner of a downtown Winslow restaurant came to the police… Continue reading

Heavy traffic expected for Memorial Day weekend

Leaving the Rock for Memorial Day? Washington state transportation officials are advising travelers to expect increased traffic over the holiday weekend. Heavy ferry traffic is… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | A damaging relationship

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, MAY 2 7:40 p.m. Bainbridge police forwarded a report to the prosecutor’s office in which… Continue reading

American Legion Post 172 to stage Memorial Day commemoration

Memorial Day services sponsored by the American Legion’s Colin Hyde Post No. 172 will take place at two locations this year. Both services are Monday,… Continue reading

BHS musicians rake in awards at state contest

BHS musicians rake in awards Bainbridge High School music students had an incredible showing at the recent Washington Music Educators Association State Solo and Ensemble… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Wanted man

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, MAY 1 4:48 p.m. A traffic stop resulted in the arrest of a 38-year-old Bremerton… Continue reading

Islanders detail research projects

Two students from Bainbridge Island recently presented their research projects in the 2019 Undergraduate Research Symposium at the University of Utah. The symposium was April… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2019

Coffyn presents at Ohio Wesleyan

Kelly Coffyn of Bainbridge Island presented original research April 25 at Ohio Wesleyan University’s 2019 Student Symposium. Coffyn presented a poster on “A Comparison of… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2019

Forum features guest speakers

The next event in the Climate and Energy Forum series is scheduled for Tuesday, May 21, at the Good Egg in Winslow. The topic is… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | A tale of ancient mariners

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, APRIL 28 11:06 p.m. A 65-year-old transient previously trespassed from the store was reported to… Continue reading

Bring on the broom: Scotch broom parade returns to Winslow streets

Like the swallows to Capistrano, the Monarch butterflies to Mexico, and the geeks to San Diego Comic-Con, so too did weed-obsessed revelers once more return… Continue reading

Bainbridge newcomer announces council bid

Anthony Oddo wasn’t living on Bainbridge Island when Councilman Ron Peltier was elected to the at-large position on the Bainbridge Island City Council. But Oddo… Continue reading

Two St. Cecilia students win Law Day essay contest

SCCS students are essay winners Two Saint Cecilia Catholic School eighth-graders — Marlenne Ramirez and Myla Nover-Estes — submitted winning compositions to the recent Law… Continue reading

Quirky, secretive Scotch broom parade returns to Winslow | Photo gallery

Like the swallows to Capistrano, the Monarch butterflies to Mexico, and the geeks to San Diego Comic-Con, so too did weed-obsessed revelers once more return… Continue reading

New candidate files to run for Bainbridge council seat

Another candidate has joined the race for the District 4, Central Ward seat on the Bainbridge Island City Council. Grayson William Wildsmith filed as a… Continue reading