SWERV looks at intelligence in the Trump Era

Savvy Women Exchanging Relevant Views will gather for the program “The Challenge of Objective Intelligence in the Trump Era” at the group’s next meeting. All… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2018

President Trump is Coming For Your Guns | Dick Polman

The gun lobby has long stoked its constituents with the nightmare scenario of a president who’d swipe their God-given right to own weapons. The NRA… Continue reading

Going the ‘first mile’ on the STO | Photo of the day 3.3

Bainbridge Councilman Joe Deets and Bainbridge Councilman Matthew Tirman walk along the newly completed first leg of the Sound to Olympics Trail on Saturday following… Continue reading

Lawmakers introduce a provision to allow concealed firearms on school campuses | 2018 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA - Republican lawmakers introduced a bill that would allow school administrators, and in some cases teachers, to carry firearms in Washington state classrooms. Conversation… Continue reading

Voluntary waiver of firearm rights is close to becoming law | 2018 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA - A bill that would allow people at risk of suicide to voluntarily give up their gun rights passed the House of Representatives by… Continue reading

Taxes, guns among topics at town hall with 23rd District lawmakers

POULSBO — Questions at the 23rd District state legislators’ Town Hall meeting Feb. 17 ran the gamut from “Why do we have to pay taxes?”… Continue reading

Official hall pass | Photo of the day 3.2

Bainbridge Island Police Officer Chuck Kazer walks down a stairwell to the first floor of the 300 Building at Bainbridge High on Friday as part… Continue reading

Governor vetoes controversial public records bill | 2018 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA - In a down-to-the-wire decision, Governor Jay Inslee vetoed a controversial bill that would have immediately exempted the state Legislature from public disclosure law… Continue reading

School lockdown leads to frantic manhunt | Photo gallery

Photos from Wednesday’s manhunt, following the lockdown at Bainbridge High School and several other island campuses. Read the full story here. Photos by Brian Kelly… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: A little sun, a little rain | The Bainbridge Blab

There’s a chance of showers this weekend on Bainbridge Island, but there’s a chance there will be some sunshine, as well. That’s the latest forecast… Continue reading

UPDATE | Poulsbo man faces multiple felonies after assaulting teenage girls at BHS

A 32-year-old Poulsbo man was charged with multiple felonies Thursday in Kitsap County Superior Court for allegedly sexually assaulting two 16-year-old girls and spying on… Continue reading

UPDATE | 23rd District lawmakers were among those asking for Inslee veto

All three lawmakers from the 23rd District were among the members of the Washington State Legislature who asked Gov. Jay Inslee Thursday to veto a… Continue reading

23rd District lawmakers were among those asking for Inslee veto | 2018 Legislative Session

All three lawmakers from the 23rd District were among the members of the Washington State Legislature who asked Gov. Jay Inslee Thursday to veto a… Continue reading

BHS intruder arrested on multiple felony charges

Bainbridge Island police arrested a man who allegedly sexually assaulted two young girls, one of them who was inside Bainbridge High School at the time,… Continue reading

Lockdown at Bainbridge High | Photo of the day 2.28

Police gather outside Bainbridge High School in the wake of a campus lockdown being called Wednesday afternoon. The lockdown — which was extended to the… Continue reading

Washington lawmakers introduce new gun legislation late in session | 2018 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA - With less than two weeks left in the session, state lawmakers introduced a new bill in response to the high school shooting in… Continue reading

Drew’s the boss | Photo of the day 3.1

Drew Keller, the new head coach of the Bainbridge High School boys varsity soccer team, talks with his team during a lull in their first… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Don’t look now

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, JAN. 30 8:04 a.m. A 29-year-old Seattle man in a 1998 Honda Accord was driving… Continue reading

Democrats to host benefit dinner

The Kitsap Democrats are hosting a dinner and auction on Saturday, March 10 at Olympic College in Bremerton. U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) will be… Continue reading

Head-on collision on Highway 305 injures three

Three people were hurt in a three-car crash on Highway 305 Wednesday night after a Subaru driven by a 78-year-old Bremerton woman crossed the center… Continue reading