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Jensen Creates Cakes for Mercer Island Community
Caroline Capuano, Staff Writer • January 17, 2022

While most people can’t call themselves successful cake-shop business owners at the age of 17, Sadie Jensen is not like most people. Owner...

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How to Travel Safely During the Holidays
Mia LoBosco, Back Page Editor • December 19, 2021

Now that MIHS is operating fully in person and the holidays are approaching, it is important to follow COVID-19 guidelines while traveling to...

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Islanders: It’s Time to Ditch the Snail
Chris Twombley, Adviser • December 13, 2021

So, let me get this straight: Almost 40 years ago MIHS ditched its racially-insensitive mascot, a caricature of a Pacific Islander with a bone...

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Mercer Island Pesticide Use on Luther Burbank Blackberries is Dangerous
Honor Warburg, Managing Editor • October 21, 2021

The City of Mercer Island recently sprayed harmful herbicides at Luther Burbank Park, despite previously saying they do not apply Roundup, a...

Principal Kelly's Response to Asian American Hate Crimes
Walter Kelly, Guest writer • April 26, 2021

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