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Park levy vote now passing

  • Apr 28, 2015 at 10:00PM updated May 1, 2015 at 10:56AM

For the first time since Tuesday, election results released late Thursday show the Vashon Park District levy passing, with 60.59 percent of the vote. It needs 60 percent approval to pass.

 

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Survey says teen drinking and drug use have declined

  • Apr 29, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Apr 30, 2015 at 11:08AM

Teen drinking and drug use on Vashon — once far above state averages — have declined, according to the latest Healthy Youth Survey.

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What's Happening

  • Apr 22, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Apr 30, 2015 at 10:16AM

A variety of musical events are on tap this weekend

Effort will get local produce on more plates

  • Apr 29, 2015 at 5:00AM updated at 4:03PM

Vashon-grown fruits and vegetables will be available to more islanders this year, thanks to a program intended to put local produce on the tables of those who might otherwise not be able to afford it.

School, parents work to draw attention to a pesky but persistent issue

  • Apr 29, 2015 at 6:00AM

It probably shouldn’t come as a surprise that when Sarah Day, nurse for the Vashon schools, began to plan the district’s recent Head Lice Expo, she asked Lance Morgan to appear in costume as a giant louse.

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