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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

Gov. Inslee warns of stepped-up ‘stay home’ enforcement

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday unveiled a stepped-up effort to enforce his statewide “stay home” order amid signs of a slowing rate of… Continue reading

2020 Rotary Auction & Rummage Sale cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

One of Bainbridge Island’s biggest community events — the Rotary Auction & Rummage Sale — has been cancelled this year due to the COVID-19 crisis,… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2020

Do you know Joe? Island’s new police chief gets personal

There can be only one, as everyone well knows. And, from a field of carefully selected finalists, Joseph “Joe” Clark won out and was recently… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2020

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 rise to 63

Kitsap County has 63 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county. The Kitsap Public Health District announced the updated local impact of the… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 2020

COVID-19 cases in Kitsap County now number 56

Kitsap County now has 56 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Kitsap Public Health District announced Sunday afternoon. Six new cases were reported Sunday… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2020

Bainbridge blotter | Hong Kong calling

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, MARCH 2 1 p.m. An 82-year-old Bainbridge woman called police to report an attempted scam.… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2020

Inslee gives guidance for funerals, real estate, tribes

In a trio of letters written Friday and Saturday, Gov. Jay Inslee has offered additional guidance for what his stay-at-home order means for funeral services,… 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

Bainbridge blotter | Pedestrian hit by unlicensed teen driver

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, FEB. 27 5:45 p.m. A 17-year-old Bainbridge Island girl, driving a 2002 Ford pickup, struck… Continue reading

  • Mar 28, 2020

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

Bainbridge ferry run to drop to one-boat service due 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

  • Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19 leads to suspension of free print newspapers in Kitsap

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

  • Mar 27, 2020

Gov. Inslee on federal stimulus package: Thanks, but more is needed

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

Seattle sports teams and major event organizers issue public plea: Stay home

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

  • Mar 27, 2020

Two more COVID-19 cases found on Bainbridge, including the youngest person yet to get the virus in Kitsap – someone under the age of 19

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

Congressman Kilmer gives COVID-19 update during telephone town hall

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

Grant named to honor roll at Spokane CC

Benjamin Grant of Bainbridge Island has earned a place on the Spokane Community College Honor Roll for fall quarter 2019. Students on the honor roll… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2020

Washington scrambles to boost supply of life-saving protective items for healthcare workers

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