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Local luthier, music store owner addresses lack of live music during pandemic

Alan Simcoe owns and runs Village Music on Bainbridge Island

2 Bainbridge Island museums to open Sept. 4

Some museums in Poulsbo also get to reopen

Eagle Harbor Inn offers 7 “island-themed” rooms

A guide to The Eagle Harbor Inn and what they offer

Race Equity Task Force closer to becoming a standing committee

Council also approves proposal for a ‘Welcoming Community Sign’

As of Tuesday morning, 45 cases of COVID-19 have been found at St. Michael CHI Franciscan Medical Center in Bremerton. (photo courtesy of CHI Franciscan)

Health District confirms 45 COVID-19 cases at St. Michael

30 of the cases are from staff and 15 cases are from patients

As of Tuesday morning, 45 cases of COVID-19 have been found at St. Michael CHI Franciscan Medical Center in Bremerton. (photo courtesy of CHI Franciscan)

Outdoor recreation doing OK despite COVID-19

Boat, kayak and scuba tours cut back, but still going

  • Aug 27, 2020

Locals rally in support of postal service

Cutbacks at USPS a concern so close to the election

  • Aug 27, 2020

Health District confirms eight new cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap

One new case has been added to Bainbridge Island bringing city case total to 27

Health District confirms 12 new cases of COVID-19 in Kitsap

Countywide total of positive cases since March is 954

Washington approved for Lost Wages Assistance program

Washington has been added to the list of states approved for a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Association under its Lost Wages Assistance program.… Continue reading

UPDATE: Health District confirms 45 cases of COVID-19 from hospital outbreak

30 of the cases are from staff and 15 cases are from patients

  • Aug 24, 2020

Health District confirms 2 COVID-19 related deaths in Kitsap over the weekend

Both community members were described as “older adults with underlying health conditions.”

White Horse, Meadowmeer seeing an uptick in golf interest during pandemic

Many have gravitated toward the game to supplement other COVID-restricted activities

Public records suit against Bainbridge Island dismissed

A lawsuit filed against the city of Bainbridge Island in Kitsap County Superior Court regarding public records has been dismissed. Residents David Dunn and Brian… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2020

Hearing examiner to decide on new police station, court building in coming days

Facilities would be jointly located at former Harrison Medical Center on Madison Avenue

Suquamish Tribe upset Poulsbo officer reinstated; protests set

The Suquamish Tribe and ex-wife of Stonechild Chiefstick, who was shot to death last July by Poulsbo officer Craig Keller, said Tuesday that they are… Continue reading

State releases guidelines for reopening of schools

Schools in Kitsap County have decided to delay any in-person instruction for at least the first nine weeks of the school year, but eventually a… Continue reading

They’re not whining but COVID has caused problems for BI vintners

Local breweries, distilleries also have faced costly restrictions

  • Aug 20, 2020