Opinion

Coffee with the editor, July 11

Beginning at 10 a.m. at Convivial Cafe.

  • Jun 20, 2019

 

Governor’s watch: timing is everything

Inslee, possible candidates eye 2020 race

 

Closing the margins | Windows and Mirrors

How a program at Mercer Island High School is helping students affect social change.

 

Legislature: History, investigations and new laws

The 2019 session of the Legislature included controversy, compromise, surprise, new law and more.

A graduation poem (with apologies to Dr. Seuss.) | On Faith

A column written by Greg Asimakoupoulos.

  • Jun 5, 2019

‘If I can do it, they can do it’ | Windows and Mirrors

Lori Matsukawa’s lasting legacy on Asian American journalists.

What I learned about life from Mr. Rogers | Column on Faith

A monthly column by a Mercer Island pastor.

  • May 22, 2019

Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors

North Creek’s new club this year works to promote inclusion and helps students make friends and connections.

Prom after parties and safety | Dear YFS column

Dear YFS answers community questions (submitted and posed).

  • May 18, 2019

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

LWTech is putting in the work to ensure employees feel welcomed on campus.

What’s in a name? | Guest opinion

Why Israel and Palestine are not interchangeable names.

  • Apr 18, 2019

Holy Week is a living icon | On Faith

Icons serve as glimpses of greater purpose.

  • Apr 17, 2019

Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column

Written by Lisa Rosenblum, the director of the King County Library System.

  • Apr 13, 2019

Take ‘eating clean’ to a whole new level

Avoid foods made with chemicals, support natural detox.

  • Apr 10, 2019

Are sheriffs above the law?

Washington voters have spoken on I-1639. Sheriffs need to set the stage to follow their oath of office - and enforce the law.

The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

Living on a fixed income in an increasingly expensive region is not easy.

Metzger says farewell to Reporter

Mercer Island Reporter journalist leaving staff after more than four years.

  • Apr 4, 2019

Talking with your children about gender

Youth and Family Services answers local questions.

  • Mar 27, 2019
Sound Publishing’s seven Eastside newspapers are Bellevue Reporter, Kirkland Reporter, Mercer Island Reporter, Redmond Reporter, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Issaquah Reporter and Snoqualmie Valley Record.

Sound Publishing’s Eastside newspapers are moving to new home in Kirkland

New advertising director joins Eastside news team

  • Mar 26, 2019
Sound Publishing’s seven Eastside newspapers are Bellevue Reporter, Kirkland Reporter, Mercer Island Reporter, Redmond Reporter, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Issaquah Reporter and Snoqualmie Valley Record.

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors

Violence in the world will happen but we shouldn’t just resign ourselves to it.