Brian Kelly

Gov. Inslee orders all Washington schools closed for the rest of the school year

Gov. Jay Inslee has closed all public and private K–12 schools in Washington for the rest of the 2019–20 school year. Inslee made the announcement… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Frosted over

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, MARCH 9 9:11 a.m. A 44-year-old woman was driving east on High School Road when… Continue reading

104 residents in Kitsap County test positive for COVID-19

The number of Kitsap County residents who have tested positive for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has now topped 100, according to statistics released Sunday by the… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | About last night

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. FRIDAY, MARCH 6 4 a.m. A 37-year-old Bainbridge man in a 2017 Audi Q7 was driving… Continue reading

Bainbridge hopes to quash public records lawsuit

Bainbridge Island is asking Kitsap County Superior Court to dismiss the lawsuit against the city that’s being pursued by the wife of Bainbridge’s last city… Continue reading

Bainbridge council struggles with postponing policy work amid crisis

Bainbridge Island City Manager Morgan Smith promised a “hard conversation” during last week’s council meeting. And she got one. With officials at city hall nearly… Continue reading

COVID-19 cases in Kitsap County approach 100 mark

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap County shot up to 95 Friday, according to Kitsap County health officials. That’s an increase of… Continue reading

Most COVID-19 cases in Kitsap found in those age 50 to 59

The age group of people 50 to 59 has been the hardest hit in Kitsap County by the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Washington,… Continue reading

Temporarily apart, together forever: Bainbridge responds to COVID-19 outbreak

The Bainbridge Island Review site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Crash and dash

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, MARCH 3 1:27 p.m. A Kitsap Transit driver reported a hit-and-run accident after a woman… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: A little tease | The Bainbridge Blab

Bainbridge Island will get a preview of coming attractions on Saturday, with the weather turning a bit warmer and sunnier. That’s the latest weekend weather… Continue reading

Bainbridge teen arrested for burglary after destroying apartment

An 18-year-old Bainbridge Island man was charged with first-degree burglary Tuesday in Kitsap Superior Court after he allegedly tried to smash his way into his… Continue reading

83 Kitsap County residents now have COVID-19

There are now 83 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap County, including another case of coronavirus on Bainbridge Island, the Kitsap Public Health District announced… Continue reading

Nobody’s interested – not yet, at least – in applying for vacant Bainbridge council seat

Not a single application has been filed from Bainbridge residents who would like to be considered for an appointment to the Bainbridge Island City Council.… Continue reading

COVID-19 in Kitsap County is hitting those under 50

More residents in Kitsap County under the age of 50 have tested positive for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) than those 50 or older, according to statistics… Continue reading

74 people in Kitsap County now have COVID-19

There are now 74 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap County, the Kitsap Public Health District announced Tuesday afternoon. That’s an increase of 11 new… Continue reading

Kitsap Transit will cut back or temporarily stop service on bus routes to Bainbridge Island

Kitsap Transit is reducing services on some Bainbridge Island routes — or suspending them entirely — as part of the agency’s reduction in bus services.… Continue reading

Bainbridge council once again votes to extend building ban

The Bainbridge Island City Council voted 4-2 this week to extend the city’s development ban for another six months. The “temporary emergency moratorium” has already… Continue reading

COVID-19 cases in Kitsap County now at 50

Kitsap County now has 50 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Kitsap Public Health District announced Saturday afternoon. Nine new cases have been reported… Continue reading

Quick action by WSDOT crew averts tragedy on Agate Pass Bridge

The crew prepping the Agate Pass Bridge for a paint job narrowly averted a potential head-on collision after they stopped a suspected DUI driver after… Continue reading