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PSE outlines plan to reduce power outages on island

Andy Wappler has led a relatively charmed life when it comes to power outages. At least compared to folks on Bainbridge, that is. Wappler, a… Continue reading

Bainbridge fly fishers hold annual meeting

Bainbridge Island Fly Fishers will host its annual meeting next week at Seabold Hall. The meeting is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29. All are welcome… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2019

Fire commissioner candidates both boast experience, differ on details

Both candidates vying for the Bainbridge Island Fire Department Commissioner Position 2 spot boast a wealth of experience in fire service and emergency response. In… Continue reading

Work session planned for Bainbridge parks comp plan

Bainbridge park officials will meet next week for another work session n the park district’s comprehensive plan. The board of the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | Unwelcome intruder at Gazzam Lake

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2 2:58 p.m. An unknown person broke a gate at Gazzam Lake and drove… Continue reading

Island couple conduct campaign of alleged sandwich-board sign theft

Bainbridge police have discovered the identity of two people accused of repeatedly stealing a local architect’s sandwich board sign. A previously unknown man and woman… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Here comes the sun | The Bainbridge Blab

Sun, sun, sun, here it comes. Or so says the latest forecast for this weekend’s weather on Bainbridge Island from the National Weather Service in… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Too late to brake

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. FRIDAY, SEPT. 27 8:04 p.m. A two-car collision on Highway 305, near the Madison Avenue intersection,… Continue reading

Bainbridge woman cited in Poulsbo crash

A Bainbridge Island woman was cited for failure to yield by the Washington State Patrol after police said she caused a two-car collision in Poulsbo… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2019

‘Unlock Your Family History’ is Saturday at the Bainbridge Public Library

Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society will present “Unlock Your Family History!” in partnership with Bainbridge Public Library from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | Taking it to the curb

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, SEPT. 23 1:20 p.m. A 31-year-old Bainbridge Island woman suffered numerous “pinprick” lacerations when a… Continue reading

Kitsap County Deputy Coroner arrested for DUI after allegedly crashing county van

A Kitsap County Deputy Coroner was arrested last week for DUI after allegedly sideswiping a road sign and striking a bridge support at Newberry Hill… Continue reading

Miller is standout scholar, swimmer at McGill University

Erin J. Miller, a 2018 Bainbridge High School graduate and second year student at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, was named last month to the… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2019

BIFD Pancake Breakfast | Photo gallery

Hundreds of islanders packed Fire Station 21 for the annual Bainbridge Island Fire Department pancake breakfast. Bainbridge Fire Chief Hank Teran said firefighters and volunteers… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Not paying attention

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, SEPT. 17 9:26 a.m. Police were called to a three-car crash on Highway 305, near… Continue reading

City to buy Auburn Avenue Theater

Before the city of Auburn leased the Auburn Avenue Theater in 2006 and made it into 270-seat theater, it has been a carriage house, a… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2019

Pritchett looks to oust Swolgaard in Bainbridge parks race

Former journalist Rachel Pritchett is looking to write her own headline in the upcoming election and unseat incumbent Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island City Hall looks for more volunteers

Volunteers are needed to fill soon-to-be vacant positions on the city of Bainbridge Island’s civil service commission and salary commission. Applications for both commissions will… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2019

Woodward Middle School announces student winners

Woodward Middle School has announced its Students of the Month for September. The super students are Finan Vitale, Ana Turkovich, Cleo Tudor-Sykes and Rylan Hopp.… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2019

Review staff wins 14 awards in statewide newspaper contest

The staff of the Bainbridge Island Review picked up more than a dozen awards in this year’s competition for Washington state’s best newspapers. The Review… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2019