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MIHS SAT scores up

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:34PM

This year's Mercer Island High School SAT scores were the best in nine years.

Animal activist sentenced

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:34PM

Peter Daniel Young -- the 1995 Mercer Island High School graduate found guilty of releasing thousands of minks from Midwest farms and dodging federal authorities for six years -- was sentenced Nov. 8 to two years in prison. A U.S. District Court judge in Madison, Wisc. ruled that Young also must pay $254,840 in restitution for his crimes.

New Community Center, more than a new building

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

By Ruth Longoria

Winter driving: prepare, plan, and slow down

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

With the arrival of winter, the Washington State Patrol (WSP) and the Washington Dept. of Transportation (WSDOT) are reminding drivers that winter driving takes a different mindset and set of skills.

Boaters" access a challenge at Luther Burbank

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

By Ruth Longoria

Speed a factor in wreck

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

By Katherine Sather

Car prowl

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

Someone broke into a Ford Excursion sport utility vehicle during the night of Nov. 9, in the 3200 block of 72nd Place S.E. Stolen were a Canon digital camera and a purse that contained bank debit cards. Loss is estimated at $325.

Public disclosure rules to change

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

The Washington state Attorney General's office has released draft model rules for public disclosure procedures. The rules are now available for public comment. The model rules were developed at the direction of the Legislature as part of a comprehensive public records law unanimously approved during the 2005 session.

Stairway to heaven

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

By Ruth Longoria

Keeping up appearances - Ruth Longoria

  • Dec 2, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 4:33PM

With Island Market Square set to open by the end of the year and several other Town Center projects in various stages of design and construction, some downtown business owners are working fast and furious to keep up with their new neighbors.

Slippery slopes, new rules for `critical areas"

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:32PM

By Ruth Longoria

Island company takes down `shrink wrap" building

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:32PM

The Dwelling Company, a Mercer Island real estate development firm, is about halfway through demolition of a structure commonly known as the ``shrink-wrap building'' in downtown Bellevue. The building at the northeast corner of Bellevue Way N.E. and N.E. 12th Street, which leads into Bellevue's core shopping district, has been wrapped in plastic since 2001 when the previous developer stopped work on it. It has been an eyesore for neighborhood residents and business owners alike

Park encroachment policy second hearing Dec. 1

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:32PM

The Mercer Island Open Space Conservancy Trust together with the Mercer Island Parks and Recreation Department is seeking public comment on a proposed Encroachment Policy regarding Trust properties, namely Pioneer Park -- a 113 acre forested park on the south end of the Island.

More whooping cough at IMS

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:32PM

Reporter Staff

No increase in Workman"s Comp

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:32PM

The Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) announced Nov. 17 there will be no general increase in workers' compensation premiums for 2006.

Choosing art as a career

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:32PM

By Katherine Sather

False documents for Island manse lands Humongous software exec in prison

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:32PM

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