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Interim Chief Horn speaks on National Police Week, Safety, and more

Interim Chief Horn speaks on National Police Week, Safety, and more

K-9 Officer Whitney and four police corporals will be sworn in May 14 at City Hall In this, his second in a series of podcasts with BCB, Interim Police Chief Jeff Horn invites us to a swearing-in ceremony for local officers May 14, discusses safe […]

COBI Speaks: <br>The new police station and transportation projects

COBI Speaks:
The new police station and transportation projects

City Manager Morgan Smith (L) and Public Works Director Barry Loveless Join us as the City of Bainbridge and BCB kick off a regular podcast series to share information about what’s happening at City Hall. In this first episode, City Manager Morgan Smith and Public […]

BI Fire Department shares wildfire prevention tips

BI Fire Department shares wildfire prevention tips

Deputy Fire Chief/Fire Marshal Jared Moravec (L) and Fire Chief Hank Teran Due to an unusually dry March, there have already been over 50 wildfires in Western Washington; several in Kitsap County. So what can we do here on Bainbridge Island to help prevent the […]

Meet Interim Police Chief Jeff Horn

Meet Interim Police Chief Jeff Horn

Bainbridge Island Interim Police Chief Jeff Horn From traffic and homelessness to recruiting challenges and the new police station, interim Police Chief Jeff Horn has a lot on his plate. Learn more about Chief Horn and his background here. In this first in a regular […]

High school cadets learn firefighting, EMT skills at the BI Fire Department

High school cadets learn firefighting, EMT skills at the BI Fire Department

Fascinated by fire trucks? BHS students get firsthand experience in fire fighting and emergency medical services from the Bainbridge Island Fire Department thanks to the BHS Career In program: Learn more here! In this podcast BIFD Fire Chief Hank Teran, BIFD Volunteer Program Coordinator Jay […]

A Facelift for Battle Point’s KidsUp Playground

A Facelift for Battle Point’s KidsUp Playground

Curious about the new playground at Battle Point Park? Hear what’s in store for the children of Bainbridge, and how you can help it come to pass. In this podcast, BCB host Christina Hulet sits down with Barbara Trafton, Executive Director of the Bainbridge Island […]

The heartwarming story behind the Bainbridge Island Rotary’s defibrillator grant

The heartwarming story behind the Bainbridge Island Rotary’s defibrillator grant

Rotarians Tom Lindsley and Jack Sutherland installing an AED at Ace Hardware Over 40 defibrillators have been installed around our island since Islander Jack Sutherland’s cardiac arrest at a Rotary meeting. Listen here as BIFD Fire Chief Hank Teran, Rotary president Robin Goldston, and Jack […]

Learn about our island’s upcoming EMS levy

Learn about our island’s upcoming EMS levy

BIFD’s Commissioner Tim Carey, Fire Chief Hank Teran and Finance Manager Ed Kaufman Curious about our upcoming EMS levy? For this podcast we invited Fire Chief Hank Teran, BIFD Finance Manager Ed Kaufman and Fire Commissioner Tim Carey to explain why the levy is needed, […]

A new strategic plan for our senior center

A new strategic plan for our senior center

Reed Price, John McKenzie, Nancy Lewars and Ann Lovejoy The population of older adults is growing at an unprecedented pace here on Bainbridge Island. Approximately 1/4 of the people living on Bainbridge Island are 65 or older. Recognizing this, it was decided that the next […]

Citizens Police Academy in February

Citizens Police Academy in February

Carla Sias, Loren Bast, Anne Blair, and Kaylie Chinn Curious about how our police department works? Participate in the Bainbridge Island Police Department (BIPD) Citizens’ Academy, beginning this February. This free 12-week program lets you meet police officers and see their work first-hand; listen here […]