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Clibborn and Maxwell sponsor HB 1945 to study ways to mitigate impact of tolls
Feb 28 2013, 11:41 AM
HB1945 would direct WSDOT to explore options to mitigate any disproportionate impact on those who primarily rely on the corridor, as a result of such tolling.
An ‘opt out’ for growth management act?
Feb 28 2013, 10:35 AM
Among a slew of legislative proposals introduced this session focusing on Washington’s Growth Management Act (GMA), two, which would allow counties with smaller populations to opt out of full planning under the act, were approved by committees and advance in their respective chambers for further consideration.
Letter | A full EIS is needed on tolling on I-90
Feb 28 2013, 10:42 AM
WSDOT is doing an Environmental Assessment (EA) and not an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) at this point. The difference is significant.
Kamiakin ends Mercer Island's season at state tournament | Girls prep basketball
Mar 01 2013, 10:21 AM
The Mercer Island girls basketball season came to an end on Friday morning, falling to Kamiakin in the 3A girls state tournament in Tacoma. The final score was 57-47 for the Braves.
Aim Higher | Cartoon of the Week
Feb 28 2013, 2:30 PM
Each week view the cartoon of the week by the Reporter's cartoonist Jeff Johnson.
Mercer Island football player to play in Italy in Global Bowl | Sports brief
Mar 01 2013, 9:33 AM
Mercer Island High School quarterback Alec Bean is heading to play in Italy this spring as part of the Team Stars & Strips football team.
Motor vehicle excise tax resurrected to fund localized transportation projects in King County
Mar 05 2013, 9:09 AM
More taxes to sustain existing benefits are the financial crutch being considered by the Legislature to support public transportation entities in two Western Washington counties: King and Snohomish.
Mercer Island native named Pac-12 Player of the Week | Sports brief
Mar 01 2013, 10:54 AM
Mercer Island native and Eastside Catholic graduate Matt Boyd was named a Pac-12 Player of the Week for Feb. 18-24.
Israeli soldiers visit Mercer Island during West Coast tour
Mar 04 2013, 4:00 PM
Israel wants peace, and that is the message Shai Bernstein and Hen Mazzig brought to Mercer Island last week. The two Israeli soldiers, now reservists, spoke at the Mercer Island Community and Event Center and Northwest Yeshiva High School as part of the fifth annual StandWithUs “Israeli Soldiers’ Stories” tour.
‘Nonviolent’ demonstrations and a sixth broken camera
Mar 06 2013, 2:55 PM
I had been in Seattle and the U.S. only a few days when I heard that Palestinian Iyad Burnat, brother of the filmmaker of the Oscar-nominated feature documentary, “5 Broken Cameras,” would be speaking about the “nonviolent” nature of Palestinian demonstrations. I knew I had to attend the event.