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BI Fly Fishers hook online auction

Bainbridge Island Fly Fishers will hold their first online auction fundraiser from 6 p.m. May 12 to 6 p.m. May 16. The auction supports Bainbridge… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2021

 

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BI Parks passive, aggressive in summer plans

COVID unknowns mean it has to be flexible

  • May 7, 2021

 

Wording of GF ballot measure

The Bainbridge Island Metro Parks & Recreation District board of directors is expected to look at the issue of building mountain bikes trails in Grand… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2021

 

Briefs

Graduation events Bainbridge High School in-person graduation is set for 4 p.m. June 12 at BHS Memorial Stadium. Each grad is only allowed two family… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2021
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39 new cases of COVID confirmed in Kitsap

Over past two weeks, Kitsap’s positive case rate per 100,000 residents is 198

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Ivan Morosoff

BHS grad, paratrooper dies in crash in Italy

A 2020 graduate of Bainbridge High School died in a car crash in Italy May 1. Pfc. Ian N. Morosoff, 19, of Suquamish, an infantryman… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2021
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35 new cases of COVID confirmed in Kitsap

Over past two weeks, Kitsap’s positive case rate per 100,000 residents is 190.7

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Inslee: All counties to remain in current COVID phases

Gov. Jay Inslee announced Tuesday that all counties will remain in their current phase of the Healthy Washington Recovery Plan for two more weeks as… Continue reading

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The cast of "Oliver" surrounds Ronald Milton. Courtesy Photo

Longtime BI director dies at 70

The artistic director for and one of the founders of Ovation! Performing Arts Northwest on Bainbridge Island for 18 years has died. Ronald Ivan Milton… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2021
The cast of "Oliver" surrounds Ronald Milton. Courtesy Photo
Rasham Nassar

Ethics board meeting heats up over race

You need training. No, you do. You’re trying to quash Freedom of Speech. No, you are. You’re subjective and personal. No, we’re not. That quickly… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2021
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The board loves how the large windows connect the center to the outdoors. Courtesy Photo

DRB loves performing arts center remodel

It was different than most of the Design Review Board meetings on Bainbridge Island. It was cordial. The applicant was prepared, had collaborated and responded… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2021
The board loves how the large windows connect the center to the outdoors. Courtesy Photo

N. Kitsap briefs

COVID vaccines Haven’t got your COVID-19 shot yet? The Moderna vaccine will be available May 4 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Drive-Through… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2021

COVID shots available on BI

The Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine will be available in Bainbridge Island this weekend. That Janssen shot is a single dose, but quantities are limited.… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2021
Kristina Rodgers

2 new principals in BI

Two new principals have been picked for the Bainbridge Island School District. Kristina Rodgers will lead Bainbridge High School. For four years, Rodgers has been… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2021
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BI OKs contract for Senior Center renovations

The Bainbridge Island City Council recently approved an $84,232 contract with Coates Design, Inc. for renovations to the Senior Center. According to city documents, the… Continue reading

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Goats will be used to clear the area of vegetation so the trail can be built. Courtesy Photo

Goats to clear way for BI trail extension

About 100 goats from Vashon Island will invade Bainbridge Island in mid-May to clear the way for an extension of the Sound To Olympics Trail.… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2021
Goats will be used to clear the area of vegetation so the trail can be built. Courtesy Photo
The treats were developed by Tamah and Saskia Burke for their fowl. Courtesy Photo

BHS student develops healthy fowl treats during quarantine

Like many others, Bainbridge High School sophomore Saskia Burke was trying to figure out things to do while being quarantined during COVID-19 lockdowns. She didn’t… Continue reading

The treats were developed by Tamah and Saskia Burke for their fowl. Courtesy Photo
The new sign outside Miguelito’s Cocina Mexicana in Island Village. Tyler Shuey/Bainbridge Island Review

BI Mexican restaurant changes name but not much else

Miguel Rojas and his wife Alicia are now independent owners

The new sign outside Miguelito’s Cocina Mexicana in Island Village. Tyler Shuey/Bainbridge Island Review
Emily Cornell's students reacted with excitement after their teacher received teaching honors.

St. Cecilia teacher honored for guiding students through pandemic

For most teachers, navigating the COVID-19 pandemic has been challenging, alternating from online to in-person learning and trying to keep everyone safe — all while… Continue reading

Emily Cornell's students reacted with excitement after their teacher received teaching honors.
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BI schools OK new race, equity policy

Deanna Martinez may have said it best during public comments. “When we consider the most marginalized … we actually umbrella everybody else. Everybody else does… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2021
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