News

Behind the scenes at BPA | Photo of the day 2.22

Members of the musical ensemble behind the tunes of the upcoming Bainbridge Performing Arts production of “Peter and the Starcatcher,” opening March 9, work through… Continue reading

 

Survey to guide interview process for next Options leader

Islanders who want to weigh in on the next principal for Commodore Options School can take an online survey. The Bainbridge Island School District is… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2018

 

Bainbridge blotter | Road rage times two

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, JAN. 28 7:06 p.m. A 47-year-old Bainbridge man said he was being followed by another… Continue reading

 

The rare ice bear of Bainbridge | Photo of the day 2.21

Grin and bear it: One of the bear sculptures outside the Chevron station on High School Road is covered with frost on a chilly Wednesday… Continue reading

BHS band wins big at Viking Jazz Festival

The Bainbridge High School Jazz 1 Band, led by Chris Thomas, took home the Sweepstakes Trophy for best performance in all divisions in both the… Continue reading

Great Decisions at the Library presents ‘The New Geopolitical Equation’

Great Decisions at the Library returns at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24 at Bethany Lutheran Church. This week’s topic: “The New Geopolitical Equation,” moderated by… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2018

Sundance and Winston are this week’s adoptable pets

This week’s adoptable pets are Sundance and Winston. For adoption through PAWS: Sundance is a 2-year-old, medium-haired, tabby-and-white female who was returned to PAWS when… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2018

Democratic lawmakers unveil conflicting budget proposals | 2018 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA - Democrats in both chambers of the state Legislature are at odds over adding more funding to public education and how to cut property… Continue reading

Ground-breaking, boundary bashing: Island Cub Scouts welcome first-ever girls to the pack

A boys’ club no more, Bainbridge Island’s Cub Scout Pack 4496 is among the pioneers in the new nationwide initiative to welcome girls to the… Continue reading

Spread your wings | Photo of the day 2.2o

The totem pole outside the Camp Yeomalt Cabin spreads its wings between two towering Douglas fir trees. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Nosy neighbor

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, JAN. 28 12:59 p.m. A Bainbridge man, 45, told police he moved into his home… Continue reading

Lawmakers clash over gun legislation amid another discussion on mass shootings | 2018 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA - Washington state lawmakers introduced a multitude of bills early this 2018 session on issues of gun regulation to address the multiple incidences of… Continue reading

Feel the rush | Photo of the day 2.19

Fred Grimm pushes a pile of just-cut rush stems out of the pond at the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial on Monday afternoon. A… Continue reading

Deadline nears for nominations for 2018 Women of Achievement

The deadline is approaching for nominations for the 2018 Women of Achievement awards. Women from Kitsap Country can be nominated in several categories and the… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2018

UPDATE | More than 4,000 homes without power on Bainbridge

The south end of Bainbridge Island was still without electricity after noon Monday, Feb. 19, following a weekend windstorm that pushed trees into power lines… Continue reading

UPDATE | Large areas of Bainbridge Island without power

Bainbridge Island was mostly dark Sunday night following a day of power outages across the island. Puget Sound Energy reported more than 7,000 of its… Continue reading

Snow falling on Bainbridge | Photo of the day 2.18

Islanders awoke Sunday to snow showers on Bainbridge Island. The snow was soon replaced by rain, then sun, then more snow, then more sun during… Continue reading

Strong winds Sunday leave hundreds without power on Bainbridge

Strong winds whipped Western Washington Sunday afternoon and left more than 33,000 homes and business without power in the region. On Bainbridge Island, Puget Sound… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Suquamish man drives pickup into building

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, JAN. 22 3:55 a.m. - A 24-year-old Suquamish man drove his 1998 Chevrolet S10 pickup… Continue reading

UPDATE | Police say man shot taunted officers with knife

The man who was shot by Bainbridge Island police in downtown Winslow last week had twice injected himself with methamphetamine, then allegedly taunted officers with… Continue reading