Getting ready to cast off | Photo of the day 5.20

Silas Osborne, 6, gets a hands-on tutorial in the art of fly fishing at the Youth Fly Fishing Expo at Battle Point Park Saturday, May… Continue reading


No suspect in bomb threat

Bainbridge Island police continue to investigate the threatening message scrawled on a restroom wall last week at Bainbridge High that touched off a bomb scare… Continue reading


State Champs!

Members of the Bainbridge Spartans girls lacrosse team celebrate as they hoist the championship trophy late Friday after winning the state title 10-9 in a… Continue reading


Remembering Flanders fields | Photo of the day 5.19

Roth Hafer and Gary Sakuma of American Legion Post No. 172 greet customers outside the Ace Hardware on Bainbridge Saturday as the Legion holds its… Continue reading

Nominations due for Educator of the Year

The Bainbridge Island Kiwanis Club is soliciting nominations for its annual “Educator of the Year” program. The selection committee will be looking for educators who… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2018

Celebration planned for Bainbridge’s new dock

Bainbridge Island will host a grand opening for the city’s new Waterfront Park dock on Saturday, June 2. Though the dock has been in use… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2018

Kitsap County examining police gun from Bainbridge officer that misfired at casino

Bainbridge Island police are seeking a second opinion on why an officer’s AR 15-style police rifle went off while he was rushing to the scene… Continue reading

Into the wild | Photo of the day 5.18

Nick Twietmeyer (at left, with camera) of the Kitsap News Group, follows Jane Stone and Ray Victurine on a tour of the Jablonko parcel, a… Continue reading

Help needed on advisory boards at Bainbridge Island City Hall

The city of Bainbridge Island is looking for community volunteers to serve on citizen advisory groups that advise the city council on a variety of… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2018

Weekend weather report: Chance of rain | The Bainbridge Blab

Bainbridge Island will have a wetter weekend than the ones Islanders have seen in the past few weeks. That’s the forecast for this weekend’s weather,… Continue reading

Deeper theme emerges for next BSO concert: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 | Guest Viewpoint

While preparing for this concert I was reflecting on the stories behind these works. On the surface there is not much similarity, but when I… Continue reading

Best Bets for May 18-20 | The Bainbridge Blab

This weekend kicks off with one of the last home sporting events of the school year: The Bainbridge High varsity boys lacrosse team will play… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island seeks consultant for greenhouse gas inventory

The city of Bainbridge Island is looking for a consultant to develop a baseline greenhouse gas emissions inventory for the city and community emissions. The… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2018

Look out below | Photo of the day 5.17

A large branch falls away as a worker with Highline Tree Service limbs a dead fir tree next to Miller Road before it is topped… Continue reading

Against the wall | Photo of the day 5.16

Bainbridge High School students begin to hang island students’ award-winning images from the recent 2018 Washington State High School Photography Contest at The Art Project… Continue reading

BIGS examines Census data

Members of the Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society will scrutinize the ins-and-outs of the U.S. Census at their next meeting. BIGS will meet from 10 a.m.… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Islanders make EWU Dean’s List

Three students from Bainbridge have been named to the dean’s list at Eastern Washington University. The outstanding scholars are Hannah Stephens, Kathleen Eckert and Richard… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Register now for environmental conference

The Association of Bainbridge Communities will host an environmental conference later this month. The theme is: Creating Community Together. The main part of the free… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Volunteers sought for committee

Volunteers are needed to serve on the city of Bainbridge Island’s Human Services Funding Advisory Committee. The committee reviews human services funding proposals and develops… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Car crash on Highway 305

Travelers on Highway 305 on Bainbridge Island may face delays Wednesday morning following a two-car crash near Seabold. Details on the crash, which occurred just… Continue reading