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State receives $1.3 million in settlement with drug maker
Jan 16 2013, 10:45 AM
Thirty-four state attorneys general, including Washington state, reached a $42.9 million settlement with Pfizer Inc. to resolve allegations that the company unlawfully promoted its drugs, Zyvox and Lyrica.
Schools ‘Annual Report’ mailed to Mercer Island residents
Jan 16 2013, 11:05 AM
Just after the New Year began, the Mercer Island School District mailed its annual report to Islanders. In it the school district summarized the accomplishments of its schools, at the same time acknowledging challenges that remain.
Shrinking workforce pushes state jobless rate to four-year low
Jan 16 2013, 12:56 PM
Unemployment in Washington state is sinking to its lowest level in four years, according to an estimate of December’s jobless rate released by state economists.
Liquor Control Board to host forums on marijuana regulation
Jan 17 2013, 12:04 PM
The Washington State Liquor Control Board will hold six public forums regarding the agency’s implementation of Initiative 502, which legalizes, licenses and regulates marijuana production, distribution, and possession for people over 21.
Martin Luther King Jr. holiday closures
Jan 16 2013, 11:06 AM
The City of Mercer Island offices, as well as local schools, the Mercer Island Library and the post office, will all be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Burn ban lifted in King County
Jan 16 2013, 12:34 PM
The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is lifting the air quality burn ban in King County, effective at 1 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 16. A Stage 1 burn ban remains in effect for Pierce and Snohomish counties until further notice.
Governor Inslee says 'the world cannot wait'
Jan 17 2013, 4:51 PM
New governor maps new direction for jobs, education, health care and more, Republicans weigh in.
Mercer Island defeats Sammamish | Girls prep basketball
Jan 17 2013, 12:12 PM
The Mercer Island girls basketball team defeated Sammamish on Wednesday, Jan. 16. The final score was 52-21.
Free flu vaccines for uninsured, those unable to pay
Jan 17 2013, 12:50 PM
Seattle and King County Public Health are offering free flu vaccination clinics for anyone over six months of age who do not have health insurance or who are unable to pay.
City to receive grant from PSE to install solar panels at MICEC
Jan 17 2013, 3:55 PM
PSE awards $30,000 to City for exceeding Green Power Challenge goal, more than 750 homes and businesses signed up to support renewable energy