Bainbridge teen, Poulsbo woman injured in Highway 305 crash

A Bainbridge Island teen and a Poulsbo woman were injured in a crash on Highway 305 Saturday night. According to the Washington State Patrol, the… Continue reading


Opposition to hotel continues as project heads to planning commission

Opponents of a new hotel in downtown Winslow have three suggestions. Build it smaller. Don’t build it at all. Or build it somewhere else. The… Continue reading


Farewell party planned for BHS 100 Building

The Bainbridge community is invited to walk the halls of the Bainbridge High School 100 Building and the LGI one more time before they’re torn… Continue reading

  • Jun 15, 2019


St. Cecilia sails to Seattle Aquarium field trip

Saint Cecilia Catholic School students in kindergarten through eighth grade, as well as their teachers and many parents, took the ferry to Seattle Wednesday, June… Continue reading

All fizzle no sizzle: Annual July Fourth fireworks show set to be absent from this year’s festivities

This year’s Fourth of July festivities on Bainbridge Island will go silently into that good night. Revelers enjoying the Grand Old Fourth of July on… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Sunny in the seventies | The Bainbridge Blab

Good days, sunshine. That’s the latest weekend weather forecast for Bainbridge Island from the National Weather Service in Seattle. Bainbridge will boast mostly sunny skies… Continue reading

Some Final Thoughts About Mueller | Raging Moderate

Breaking his two-year vow of silence, special counsel, professional Boy Scout and part-time monk Robert S. Mueller III took time from his busy schedule of… Continue reading

Driver in fatal Father’s Day crash won’t face charges

The Bainbridge teen who was behind the wheel in a deadly car crash on Finch Road last Father’s Day that left one man dead and… Continue reading

Bainbridge and Eagle Harbor High School graduation set for Saturday

The annual joint Bainbridge and Eagle Harbor high school graduation ceremony is set to begin at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 15 in BHS Memorial Stadium.… Continue reading

Hilst awarded Fulbright Fellowship

Noel Hilst, a 2015 graduate of Bainbridge High School, has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship for the 2019-2020 school year. The Fulbright Program, sponsored by… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2019

Salish Sea Expeditions to join Northwest Maritime Center

Bainbridge-based educational nonprofit Salish Sea Expeditions and Northwest Maritime Center recently announced their intention to merge into a single organization, effective July 1. “At the… Continue reading

Bucy honored at Occidental College

Ana Bucy of Bainbridge Island has been named to the Occidental College’s Dean’s List for the 2019 Spring Semester. The dean’s list recognizes academic excellence… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019

Bainbridge council to vote on requiring licenses for cats

Have a cat? It will cost you. The Bainbridge Island City Council will consider changes to the city’s animal control code at its meeting Tuesday.… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | No fare

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, MAY 21 1 p.m. A 49-year-old Bainbridge Island woman reported someone had withdrawn $6,700 from… Continue reading

Blevins awarded bachelor’s degree

Morgan Grace Blevins of Bainbridge Island graduated from Harvey Mudd College on May 19. Blevins, a Bainbridge High School graduate, earned a bachelor of science… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2019

Architect for Winslow Hotel takes on critics

Be wary of what you wish for. That was the unmistakable message from Bainbridge architect Jim Cutler to opponents of a new hotel in downtown… Continue reading

Bainbridge man gets 31 years for first-degree murder

A Bainbridge man who was convicted earlier this month of killing his former boss was sentenced Monday to more than 31 years in prison. Brian… Continue reading

BI Visually Impaired Support Group welcomes guest speaker

The Bainbridge Island Visually Impaired Persons Support Group will welcome guest speaker Katie Auger at the group’s next meeting. The group will meet from 1… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2019

Perry awarded bachelor’s degree

Rachel Perry of Bainbridge Island has graduated from Tufts University with a bachelor of arts degree in Spanish. Perry also graduated with cum laude honors.… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2019

New building at BHS to have all-gender restrooms

The newest building on the Bainbridge High campus will have gender-neutral restrooms when it’s constructed — making BHS one of the first schools in the… Continue reading