Bainbridge Island

King County Sheriff’s Department Guardian One helicopter shines a light on the sailboat Flying Gull after a gunman aboard the vessel began shooting at the shoreline along Eagle Harbor on July 8. (Diane Satterwhite photo)

Authorities ID eight police officers involved in fatal shooting in Eagle Harbor

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — The eight police officers who were involved in the fatal shooting of Robert D. Yeiser were identified by their respective police departments… Continue reading

King County Sheriff’s Department Guardian One helicopter shines a light on the sailboat Flying Gull after a gunman aboard the vessel began shooting at the shoreline along Eagle Harbor on July 8. (Diane Satterwhite photo)
Gunman shot, killed on boat in Eagle Harbor

Gunman shot, killed on boat in Eagle Harbor

An officer shot and killed a gunman at about 1 a.m. July 9, ending a four-hour standoff

Gunman shot, killed on boat in Eagle Harbor
Pile on the memories: Flipping flapjacks is Fourth of July tradition

Pile on the memories: Flipping flapjacks is Fourth of July tradition

For some, Bainbridge’s Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast is simply an opportunity to eat some breakfast while benefiting high school sports, but for many others… Continue reading

Pile on the memories: Flipping flapjacks is Fourth of July tradition
Celebrate the Fourth of July around Kitsap County

Celebrate the Fourth of July around Kitsap County

It doesn’t matter what part of Kitsap County you live in, there’s a Fourth of July celebration nearby. Bremerton begin the Fourth of July weekend… Continue reading

Celebrate the Fourth of July around Kitsap County
The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art’s ‘Women in Photography’ exhibit will be on display from June 24 to Oct. 1. (Kitsap Weekly cover design by John Rodriguez)

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art presents ‘Women in Photography’ | Kitsap Weekly

“You can’t tell the sex of the photographer by the photograph. A camera image is either good, bad or mediocre.”— Laura Gilpin BAINBRIDGE ISLAND —… Continue reading

The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art’s ‘Women in Photography’ exhibit will be on display from June 24 to Oct. 1. (Kitsap Weekly cover design by John Rodriguez)
Congratulations, Class of 2017 | In Our Opinion

Congratulations, Class of 2017 | In Our Opinion

(Editor’s note: Some commencement locations and times are incorrect in the print version of this editorial. They are correct in this version.) Hundreds of students… Continue reading

Congratulations, Class of 2017 | In Our Opinion
Last WWII minesweeper built on Bainbridge Island | Kitsap Weekly
Last WWII minesweeper built on Bainbridge Island | Kitsap Weekly
Newsletter offers a window into 1940s island life | Kitsap Weekly

Newsletter offers a window into 1940s island life | Kitsap Weekly

Along with the contracts to build minesweepers in 1943 came money to publish a professionally written and photographed newsletter. Aptly named “The Minesweeper,” it was… Continue reading

Newsletter offers a window into 1940s island life | Kitsap Weekly
How we might mitigate our own carbon footprint

How we might mitigate our own carbon footprint

Again, there has been another bewailing of the “dangers of climate change” that is devoid of any analytical analysis of our own carbon footprint and… Continue reading

How we might mitigate our own carbon footprint
Verda Averill, former publisher of the Bainbridgew Island Review and the Kitsap County Herald

Verda Averill, former publisher of the Bainbridge Island Review and North Kitsap Herald, dies

First woman to serve as president of state association; among first U.S. journalists to visit China

Verda Averill, former publisher of the Bainbridgew Island Review and the Kitsap County Herald
The miracle of the ‘Great Give’

The miracle of the ‘Great Give’

More than $1 million expected to be donated May 2 for Kitsap non-profits

The miracle of the ‘Great Give’
Nineteen Kitsap County teachers and paraprofessional instructors were recognized as Outstanding Educators at an awards ceremony and reception on March 21 in the Poulsbo City Hall Council Chambers. Standing from left, Barb Haga, Shelly Shockly, Mackenzie Allpress, Susan James, Julie Bowman, Michael McCurdy, Linda Brazeau, Mike McCorkle, Elisa Garcia, Betsy Carlson, Barbara Vandeleur, Drew Crandall, Michael Woods. Seated from left, Patty Moore, Claire Hallinan, Wendy Tweten, Amy Roth, Catherine Campbell, and Nathanial Zawlocki. Not pictured: Peggy Dunbar. (Contributed photo)

These teachers are tops: 19 honored by Delta Kamma Gamma chapter

POULSBO — Nineteen Kitsap teachers and paraprofessional instructors were recognized as 2017 Outstanding Educators at an awards ceremony and reception on March 21 in the… Continue reading

Nineteen Kitsap County teachers and paraprofessional instructors were recognized as Outstanding Educators at an awards ceremony and reception on March 21 in the Poulsbo City Hall Council Chambers. Standing from left, Barb Haga, Shelly Shockly, Mackenzie Allpress, Susan James, Julie Bowman, Michael McCurdy, Linda Brazeau, Mike McCorkle, Elisa Garcia, Betsy Carlson, Barbara Vandeleur, Drew Crandall, Michael Woods. Seated from left, Patty Moore, Claire Hallinan, Wendy Tweten, Amy Roth, Catherine Campbell, and Nathanial Zawlocki. Not pictured: Peggy Dunbar. (Contributed photo)
Kate Daniels, manager of Liberty Bay Books in Bremerton, shows off one of her favorite books in the store. Daniels said Independent Bookstore Day is “a day of celebration and for people who love reading and books and talking about books and all of the things that are nerdy and fun like that.”                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Celebrate independent bookstores April 29

Indie Bookstore Day celebrates small businesses in “a place of fellowship with fellow book lovers.”

Kate Daniels, manager of Liberty Bay Books in Bremerton, shows off one of her favorite books in the store. Daniels said Independent Bookstore Day is “a day of celebration and for people who love reading and books and talking about books and all of the things that are nerdy and fun like that.”                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
First year for ‘MS Walk: Poulsbo’ a success
First year for ‘MS Walk: Poulsbo’ a success
System of property assessment is flawed

System of property assessment is flawed

For 2017, we were hit with a large property assessment increase. We challenged and discovered that the assessor made an $84,000 mistake. The challenge took… Continue reading

System of property assessment is flawed
First year for ‘MS Walk: Poulsbo’ a success
First year for ‘MS Walk: Poulsbo’ a success

Systemic problems in system of property assessments

Last year, my wife and I were the lucky winners of a 221-percent property assessment increase. We decided to appeal and I set out to… Continue reading

Resist government that threatens

When the Women’s March on Washington took place two weeks ago, around 3 million people marched worldwide. This is not normal. We have a responsibility… Continue reading

About that ‘legacy of destruction’

Indeed, Mr. Jackson, President Obama “leaves the White House with a legacy of destruction” (page A5, Jan. 13 North Kitsap Herald). The U.S. car industry… Continue reading

Bonnie Schober Powers

Bonnie Schober Powers

Bonnie Schober Powers March 5, 1952 - December 25, 2016 Following a valiant two-year battle with cancer, and surrounded by family, Bonnie Powers passed in… Continue reading

Bonnie Schober Powers