Big trees to be removed as part of bike lane project on Miller Road

Nearly three dozen trees will be cut down — including several that have trunks 4 feet thick or more in… Continue reading

Portrait of the artist | Photo of the day

Student at Captain Charles Wilkes Elementary recently created self-portraits. To get started, students looked at famous portraits — including Andy… Continue reading

BHS boys go bust 63-55 against Roosevelt guests | Photo gallery

The Rough Riders rode away from Bainbridge High School with a 63-55 win Friday, Jan. 12, having bested the island… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Don’t let the door hit you

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, JAN. 2 7:52 a.m. A 57-year-old Bremerton man was driving… Continue reading

State lawmakers re-consider eliminating statute of limitations on sex crimes | 2018 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA - A bill passed in the State House of Representatives last year offers some hope for people who were… Continue reading

Anzanga Marimba Ensemble returns to Bainbridge

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, music lovers can celebrate a day of community with the Anzanga Marimba… Continue reading

Discovery Friday features Parachute Engineering

Curious explorers are invited to Kids Discovery Museum for science-themed activities on Discovery Fridays, Jan. 19 and 26. The STEM-based… Continue reading

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One Year In, Trump Remains His Own Worst Enemy | John L. Micek

When it came to a recent column about President Donald Trump’s preference for “executive time” that includes a healthy dose Continue reading...

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Jan. 18

Today’s cartoon is by Pat Bagley, Salt Lake Tribune. Continue reading...

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The Presidency | Lee H. Hamilton

Because we live in such tumultuous political times, it’s easy to believe that today’s intense public focus on the Trump Continue reading...

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Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 17

Today’s cartoon is by Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News. Continue reading...

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Chinese New Year comes early | Photo of the day

Dr. Franklin Chu talks to a full house at Bethany Lutheran Church on Wednesday as he helped the congregation celebrate… Continue reading


Washington State Ferries: Bainbridge ferry carried 6.5 million riders in 2017

Ridership on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle ferry route soared in 2017, with nearly 100,000 more passengers compared to the previous year,… Continue reading

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BIGS looks back at ‘Arriving in America’

The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19 at the Bainbridge Public Library. Presented by… Continue reading

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Halo and Journey are this week’s adoptable pets

This week’s adoptable pets are Halo and Journey. For adoption through PAWS: Halo is an 18-month-old shorthaired white-with-tabby-splotches female. She… Continue reading

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BHS gymnasts notch third win

SEATTLE - The Bainbridge Spartans won their third meet in a row in girls varsity gymnastics late last week, with… Continue reading

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Spartans stomp Bishop Blanchet

SEATTLE - The Spartans beat the Braves in varsity boys swimming and diving late last week at Queen Anne Pool.… Continue reading

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Stephen Glenn Soderland

Stephen Glenn Soderland passed away on Dec. 13, 2017 after living gracefully with prostate cancer since 2002. He was born… Continue reading

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Edward Michael ‘Mike’ Oas

Edward Michael “Mike” Oas of Bainbridge Island passed away Dec. 20, 2017. For Christmas, Mike was welcomed at a big… Continue reading

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