Madison Miller

Bothell High School closed for two days, Feb. 27-28 after a school employee’s family member became sick after traveling overseas. Blake Peterson/staff photo

How are Eastside schools handling the coronavirus?

Eastside school districts take precautions following recent coronavirus outbreak.

 

Coronavirus reaches the Eastside

14 confirmed cases and six deaths as of March 2.

 

LWTech students may have been exposed to coronavirus

A faculty member and about 16 nursing students were at Life Care Center of Kirkland last week.

 

Coronavirus reaches Federal Way as USPS employee tests positive

Public Health announces 2 new cases of coronavirus on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in King County to 6

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                                The proposed site plan for Middle School #6 at Talus.

ISD gets green light for new middle school

Issaquah Development Commission approves site development permit application for new ISD middle school.

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                                The proposed site plan for Middle School #6 at Talus.
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                                Estimated total local school tax rates for Issaquah School District.

ISD likely to get 2020 levy renewed

Early election returns show the levy passing by 61.5 percent. To pass, levies in Washington State must receive more than 50 percent approval by voters.

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                                Estimated total local school tax rates for Issaquah School District.
Posteroanterior and Lateral Chest Radiographs, January 19, 2020 (Illness Day 4).No thoracic abnormalities were noted (Snohomish Health District)

How is the 2019 novel Coronavirus impacting the Eastside?

Low risk, misinformation, racial profiling and North Bend quarantine.

Posteroanterior and Lateral Chest Radiographs, January 19, 2020 (Illness Day 4).No thoracic abnormalities were noted (Snohomish Health District)
Issaquah City Councilmember Barbara de Michele joined the Swedish nurse strike. Madison Miller/staff photo

Swedish nurses, caregivers return to work

Swedish doctors held a press conference detailing steps following the strike.

Issaquah City Councilmember Barbara de Michele joined the Swedish nurse strike. Madison Miller/staff photo
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                                Carol Lightle, a Swedish nurse and bargaining committee member, leads dozens in Tuesday morning’s strike.

Swedish nurses, staff launch three-day strike in Issaquah

Dozens of Issaquah nurses walked out of Swedish for safe patient care Tuesday.

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                                Carol Lightle, a Swedish nurse and bargaining committee member, leads dozens in Tuesday morning’s strike.
Nite Wave plays at the Showbox Dec. 20 Paul Twibell Photography

Nite Wave debuts at Bellevue Meydenbauer Center Theatre Feb. 28.

Now in their ninth year, Nite Wave will debut at a new Eastside venue and play with ’80s icon Tiffany.

Nite Wave plays at the Showbox Dec. 20 Paul Twibell Photography
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                                Providence Point residents raise hands in support of a Providence Point speaker at the Jan. 21 city council meeting.

City council approves Providence Heights rezone

Though approved, a disappointed council desires major changes to master site plan.

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                                Providence Point residents raise hands in support of a Providence Point speaker at the Jan. 21 city council meeting.
Issaquah High School graduates. File photo

IHS moves forward with graduation honors recognition

After student sessions, the committee should have decisions formalized by March.

Issaquah High School graduates. File photo

Washington doesn’t know true vaccination data

New auditor’s report shows schools have not reported accurate vaccination data.

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                                Eric Ankrim and Allison Standley star as George and Amalia in Village Theatre’s production of “She Loves Me.”

“She Loves Me” set to debut at Village Theatre

The story that inspired “You’ve Got Mail” debuts Jan. 16.

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                                Eric Ankrim and Allison Standley star as George and Amalia in Village Theatre’s production of “She Loves Me.”

City council delays Providence Heights rezone vote to Jan. 21

The delay will give ISD and Providence Point residents more time to come up with a solution.

Issaquah City Council member Stacy Goodman speaks at a special meeting on Dec. 5 regarding a SEPA appeal of a city comprehensive plan amendment that proposes land-use zoning changes for eight parcels, including on the Providence Heights property now owned by the Issaquah School District. Natalie DeFord/staff photo

Appeal denied, ISD project progressing

Rezoning of Providence Heights, seven other properties will move forward.

Issaquah City Council member Stacy Goodman speaks at a special meeting on Dec. 5 regarding a SEPA appeal of a city comprehensive plan amendment that proposes land-use zoning changes for eight parcels, including on the Providence Heights property now owned by the Issaquah School District. Natalie DeFord/staff photo
For the 15th year, Jacksons Food Stores are matching donations dollar-for-dollar in support of the annual Gift of Peace campaign to help end domestic violence. Photo courtesy of Fiona Gwozdz

15th annual Gift of Peace campaign works to help end domestic violence

All dove sales go to support Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence (WSCADV).

For the 15th year, Jacksons Food Stores are matching donations dollar-for-dollar in support of the annual Gift of Peace campaign to help end domestic violence. Photo courtesy of Fiona Gwozdz
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                                Master Chorus Eastside at their 2017 performance of “A Christmas Carol.”

A Christmas chorale shines new light on classic Dickens tale

A synthesis of readers theater and Christmas carols, Master Chorus Eastside presents “A Christmas Carol.”

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                                Master Chorus Eastside at their 2017 performance of “A Christmas Carol.”
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                                Washington Fencing Academy (WFC) Veteran Fencing World Championship athletes: Mark Lundborg, Ellen O’Leary and Jeff Gueble.

Lundborg wins 2019 Veteran World Championships

The now 60-year-old recently won the Veteran World Championships in October.

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                                Washington Fencing Academy (WFC) Veteran Fencing World Championship athletes: Mark Lundborg, Ellen O’Leary and Jeff Gueble.
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                                The Light Up the Night Lighted People Parade and Holiday Beach Party will be 5–6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at Lake Sammamish State Park.

Light Up the Night people parade returns

The Light Up the Night lighted people parade and Holiday Beach Party will be at 5–6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1 at Lake Sammamish State Park.

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                                The Light Up the Night Lighted People Parade and Holiday Beach Party will be 5–6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at Lake Sammamish State Park.