Nicole Jennings

Attorney General Bob Ferguson visited the Reporter’s office. Carrie Rodriguez/staff photo

Attorney General Ferguson on guns and government lawsuits

The Washington state AG stopped by the Reporter’s office to chat about current events.

 

41st District legislators disclose how they voted on public records bill

Senate Bill 6617 would have exempted legislators from the state’s Public Records Act.

 

High school students from Issaquah’s Youth Opposed to Drug Abuse and Mercer Island’s Healthy Youth Initiative gave up their holiday on Monday to get up at 5 a.m. and travel to the state capital in Olympia to advocate for substance abuse prevention at the annual Prevention Policy Day Rally. Nicole Jennings/staff photo

Mercer Island teens take a stand against drug, alcohol abuse at capitol

Policy Prevention Day raises awareness for legislative policies that fight drug and alcohol abuse.

 

Inslee talks education, carbon tax and opioid crisis

Carbon tax proposal would replenish the state’s reserves for the first year for education spending.

Imam Faisal of the Bellevue Mosque gives a blessing at the start of the Eastside Muslim Safety Forum on Wednesday in Bellevue. Nicole Jennings/staff photo

Eastside Muslim Safety Forum brings awareness to cultural understanding, crime prevention

Police officers around the Eastside gather with community in Bellevue

Imam Faisal of the Bellevue Mosque gives a blessing at the start of the Eastside Muslim Safety Forum on Wednesday in Bellevue. Nicole Jennings/staff photo

Betsy DeVos’ Bellevue visit on education reform draws hundreds of protesters

Hundreds of protesters filled Bellevue Way as Betsy DeVos, President Donald Trump’s secretary of education, came to Bellevue to address the Washington Policy Center’s annual… Continue reading

Dick’s Drive-In eyeing Mercer Island for new location

Mercer Island residents could soon see the iconic Dick’s Drive-In sign in town. The beloved Seattle hamburger chain announced March 7 that it plans to… Continue reading

Issaquah shelter gives refuge to women, children escaping domestic violence

Editor’s Note: The woman featured in this story is a victim of domestic violence. For her own safety, her name has been changed. This is… Continue reading

Mercer Island mayor attends regional transportation summit in Issaquah

Elected officials from the city, state and county levels gathered with transportation experts on Nov. 22 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Issaquah to discuss… Continue reading