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YFS Foundation opens tree lot

The Mercer Island Youth and Family Services (YFS) Foundation is operating its tree lot, selling a variety of fresh-cut trees… Continue reading

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Youth with arthritis possesses a light, confidence and fierceness

Emma Christofferson will serve as Youth Honoree at Jingle Bell Run.

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Giving thanks to Mercer Island police

A group of Mercer Island residents showed its appreciation for the Mercer Island Police Department by delivering a Thanksgiving meal… Continue reading

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Residents are invited to online Community Climate Kickoff Event

For the Reporter To help tackle climate change locally, and build on existing initiatives, the city of Mercer Island is… Continue reading

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King County Elections certifies general election results

Five locals win city council, school district director seats.

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King County Executive appoints Patti Cole-Tindall as interim sheriff

Cole-Tindall has a background in the sheriff’s office and county government.

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As new COVID-19 variant looms, vaccination disparities linger in King County

County data shows gaps among age, geography and race.

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King County and Port of Seattle to collaborate on waste-to-fuel study

The study is aimed at identifying logistics of developing aviation fuel out of municipal garbage.

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3 Mercer Island masters swimmers net nationally ranked times in meet

6 a.m. swim practices, four times a week. This is the normal weekly routine for the masters swim team that Continue reading...

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Plunge for Nile Clarke | Letters

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Mercer Island hires new director of parks and recreation

Mercer Island hires new director of parks and recreation

Jessi Bon, an Island resident who led the parks department in Sammamish, will start on Aug. 1.

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Train Derailment Results in Urgent Plea for Blood Donors

Train Derailment Results in Urgent Plea for Blood Donors

Emergency making huge demands on community supply.

 

AG Ferguson, Amazon sue over “get rich quick” scam

AG Ferguson, Amazon sue over “get rich quick” scam

Customers promised easy income, but got empty promises instead.

 

WSDOT releases Gray Notebook 67

WSDOT releases Gray Notebook 67

WSDOT highlights its strategic direction in this edition of the agency’s quarterly Continue reading...

 

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Clark is ready to lead the Islanders back onto the court

He is the team’s third-year starting varsity point guard.

 

 

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Rajiv Nagaich is an elder law attorney, author, adjunct law school professor, and retirement planning visionary who has achieved national recognition for his cutting-edge work with retirees and his contributions to the practice of elder law. He is the founder of two firms based in Federal Way: Life Point Law, an elder law and estate planning firm, and AgingOptions, a firm that provides retirement-related education to consumers and professionals.

You aren’t the only one concerned about ending up in a nursing home | Senior Lifestyles

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Federal Way resident Bob Roegner is a former mayor of Auburn. Contact bjroegner@comcast.net.

Not much changed from what we knew on election night | Roegner

This column was due before the election was certified. However, not much changed from what we knew on election night, Continue reading...