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Milander earns merit scholarship

Marianne M. Milander of Bainbridge Island has been awarded a National Merit Scholarship. Milander, a Bainbridge High student, has earned a scholarship to the University… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | Nothing to smile about

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, JUNE 6 8:46 a.m. Police were called to the Bainbridge Island Senior Center on Brien… Continue reading

Historic Bainbridge site may be listed on registry

The Bainbridge Island Historical Preservation Commission will hold a special meeting next week to consider adding the historic Bucklin property on Bucklin Hill Road to… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019

Reidhead earns dean’s list honors

Malia Reidhead of Bainbridge Island has been recognized for outstanding academic achievement at Central Washington University. Reidhead, who is studying construction safety and health, was… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

Half million riders expected on state ferries for the Fourth

Is there a ferry ride in your holiday weekend plans? Prepare yourself for a frantic Fourth. Washington State Ferries is advising travelers that they will… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

Nakata Pool closed due to faulty caulking product

The Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District announced this week it has closed the Nakata Pool at the Bainbridge Island Aquatic Center due to… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | The ex factor

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5 6:32 p.m. Police were called to the field at Bainbridge High School’s Memorial… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

Bainbridge Community Foundation to award more than $300K in grants to 49 recipients

Bainbridge Community Foundation has awarded a record-setting $321,813 to local nonprofits this year through its annual Community Grants program. Officials said it’s a 17 percent… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Roads to close for Fourth of July festivities

Several key traffic arteries in downtown Winslow are set to close throughout the next 48 hours for holiday festivities. First, in preparation for the annual… Continue reading

Billies named to dean’s honor roll

Bainbridge Island resident Nicole Billies has been named to the dean’s honor roll at the University of Central Oklahoma for her work in the spring… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

Winslow hazmat scare | Photo gallery

A potential hazardous materials release at a Winslow pet clinic prompted a large emergency response Tuesday afternoon. One person was taken to the hospital for… Continue reading

Hazmat scare closes Bainbridge Island pet clinic

One person was taken to the hospital for a medical evaluation after a contracting crew working on a heating unit at the Winslow Animal Clinic… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | Family feud

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, JUNE 3 9:22 p.m. A 64-year-old Bremerton woman called police to Fay Bainbridge Park after… Continue reading

Bredy, Grimm graduate at MSU

Two students from Bainbridge Island were among the 1,521 Montana State University undergraduates who received diplomas during MSU’s 2019 spring commencement ceremonies held May 4… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2019

Irish awarded bachelor’s degree

Riley Irish of Bainbridge Island graduated from Carleton College on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Irish studied sociology/anthropology and woman’s and gender studies and earned a… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2019

Winlsow street to be closed

Bainbridge city officials have announced that traffic on Olympic Drive will be reduced to two lanes for overnight construction work beginning around 9 p.m. Tuesday,… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2019

Rotary Club bestows grants from auction proceeds

The Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island has announced that 26 local nonprofits will benefit from the organization’s auction and rummage sale. Club officials announced it… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2019

WSU honors island scholars

More than a dozen students from Bainbridge Island have been named to the Washington State University’s President’s Honor Roll for the 2019 spring semester. The… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2019

Bainbridge parks commissioners cancel meeting

Officials with the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District have announced that the board of commissioners meeting originally scheduled for July 4 has been… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2019

Islanders make dean’s list at UW

More than 60 students from Bainbridge Island have been honored for their superior academic efforts at the University of Washington. The university recently announced its… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2019