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Hines pulls plug on Island project

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Jul 2, 2015 at 3:15PM

Letter to property owners terminates agreement; blames moratorium.

Who will pay? | Editorial

  • May 27, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Jul 2, 2015 at 1:55PM

When it comes to education funding, everyone wants more but no one wants to pay.

Watch out cyclists | Editorial

  • Jun 18, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Jul 2, 2015 at 1:53PM

Bicyclists and cars need to work together, pay attention to each other and share the road.

A letter to the City Council | Time to ban fireworks

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 1:47PM

It is time for the Mercer Island City Council to prohibit fireworks

MIFC to host Sounders Women July 11

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 5:09PM

Mercer Island FC will host the Sounders Women in their W-League match against the Arizona Strikers FC at Islander Stadium during Summer Celebration Saturday, July 11.

Call 911 to report incidents not to ask questions

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 4:26PM

911 services bog down from questions about fireworks during July 4 holiday

Mercer Island PTA presents primary election forum on education July 13

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 9:00AM

The forum is an opportunity for the candidates to share their positions on school-related issues.

Mercer Island All Comers Track Meet July 9 | Community briefs

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 12:00PM

All welcome to participate in all-ages meet; Islanders named to WSBCA All State team.

Driven out | Editorial

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 5:00AM

Hines tried to work with the city and accommodate the ever-growing lists of must-haves. It simply got to the point where it was no longer feasible for them to continue.

Raccoons attack and injure Island dog

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 12:33PM

A pair of raccoons attacked and injured a dog; owner drove them off

Fireworks for the Fourth

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Jul 1, 2015 at 11:04AM

Volunteers at fireworks stand and city officials encourage residents to use fireworks safely this Independence Day.

New coach takes over MI girls hoops program

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 12:00PM

Gillian d’Hondt will try to pass her knowledge on to an Islander squad looking to make it back to the state tournament next winter.

Mount Baker crews compete at U.S. Rowing national championships

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 12:04PM

Over the weekend of June 12-14, seven MIHS students traveled to Sarasota, Fla. to compete for Mount Baker Crew at the US Rowing Youth National Championships at Nathan Benderson Park.

Dad and daughters to climb Mount Kilimanjaro

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 1:00PM

Family looks to raise money based on total ascent to build a high school classroom in Rwanda.

Mountains to Sound Greenway could become National Heritage Area

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 4:00AM

Bill from state lawmakers will preserve thousands of acres.

Police Blotter | Biker hit by car on North Mercer Way

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 10:00AM

Islanders also report cases of burglary, fraud and car prowling.

Bottomley wins Chamber award

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 7:00AM

After leading the DECA chapter and lacrosse team at MIHS, Chamber scholarship winner Brett Bottomley is off to Massachusetts for college this fall.

County proposes tax levy to fund ‘Best Starts for Kids’ program

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 11:00AM

Program would focus on early prevention to end the "school-to-prison pipeline."

School construction updates

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 8:00AM

Work on Islander Middle School, MIHS and newly-named Northwood Elementary will continue over the summer.

Bjarnason named Rotary Achievement Award winner

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 11:00AM

The award honors a non-Rotarian who exemplifies the ideals of Rotary in their business or personal life.

Boat sinks after late night crash on Lake Washington

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Jun 30, 2015 at 11:12AM

Five people rescued from the water; not all were wearing life jackets.

Late start decision on hold | District in wait-and-see mode on world languages, start times

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 10:17AM

Superintendent says he'd need a decision by end of calendar year.

Council talks deficit at mini-planning session | City briefs

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 5:37PM

Council also discusses fire danger due to drought and impact fees for not only schools, but also parks and transportation.

Boyd strikes out 7 in MLB debut

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 1:56PM

Mercer Island native Matt Boyd made his major league debut on the mound for the Toronto Blue Jays, taking on the Texas Rangers Saturday, June 27 at Rogers Centre in Toronto.

What will replace Albertsons?

  • Jun 22, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Jun 29, 2015 at 1:10PM

Islanders start online petitions to say they want a PCC.

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