Three drunk-driving deaths in year’s time cause concern

  • May 4, 2016 at 1:30AM

When a young woman was killed in a crash on the north end last December, she was the third islander to die on Vashon in slightly more than a year while driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.


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Warm weather ushers in May Day swim

  • May 4, 2016 at 1:30AM

Dozens of islanders beat the heat on Sunday and helped the Vashon Park District break in the pool by participating in the May Day Splash Down.

K2 clean up effort will address ground water pollution

  • May 4, 2016 at 1:30AM

More than six months after a report revealed contaminants in the groundwater under the former K2 site, the company's environmental consulting service has agreed to determine the scope of the pollution.

Vashon’s unofficial mayor race heats up, five running for title

  • May 4, 2016 at 1:30AM

Four island humans and a sheep have announced their run for Vashon's unofficial mayor, carrying on a long-standing annual tradition that uses the election as a platform to raise funds for nonprofits.

Election: More than 70 percent of voters approve school levy

  • Apr 27, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 3, 2016 at 11:11AM

The Vashon school district's technology and facilities levy passed with more than 70 percent of island voters in favor of the measure, according to King County Elections preliminary results.

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