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Mercer Island girls escape West Seattle, boys crushed by O'Dea | Prep basketball

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 10:38AM

Islander girls fight off late rally, Fighting Irish defense stifles Mercer Island boys

Transportation funding package needed now

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 12:00PM

Sometimes, a “do nothing” approach in the face of a daunting challenge has unintended consequences: It actually makes things worse.

Kavesh to be youth ambassador for Tourette’s | School briefs

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 1:00PM

Daniel Kavesh, an 8th grader at Islander Middle School, was nominated to be a Youth Ambassador by the Tourette Syndrome Association of Washington and Oregon.

With bond approval, MISD schedules public input events

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 2:17PM

The Mercer Island School District will hold three public input events in March to discuss the three targeted construction projects to address overcrowding in Mercer Island public schools.

Thrift Store expansion to be postponed

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Mercer Island Thrift Shop remodel has been placed on hold, due to dips in revenue and staff.

Island ‘Destination ImagiNation’ teams get ready to compete | School briefs

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

The 2014 Destination ImagiNation (DI) Regional Tournament will be held at Mercer Island High School this year on Mar. 1.

MIHS sophomores take fourth in PLU programming contest

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

Two Mercer Island High School sophomores took fourth place in the fourth annual Pacific Lutheran University High School Programming Contest Saturday, Feb. 1 at PLU.

Police Blotter | Early morning car prowls

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

An elderly Mercer Island woman in the 2200 block of 78th Ave S.E. who was allegedly not home at the time of the crime, was notified by police that her car had been prowled and damaged overnight.

Islander is 'Polio Warrior'

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:51PM

Islander Pat Turner, President of the Mercer Island Rotary Club, traveled to Ethiopia in November to help win the fight against polio.

Cleveland defense too much for Mercer Island | Prep girls basketball

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 10:00PM updated Feb 21, 2014 at 10:34AM

Despite a strong opening against the reigning 3A state champs, the Mercer Island girls basketball team succumbed to the defense of the Cleveland Eagles, losing to the Eagles 57-31.

The Reality Fairy | Cartoon of the Week

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 9:00AM

View the cartoon of the week by local artist Jeff Johnson.

Thank you citizens

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Mercer Island School Board wishes to express its deep appreciation to the citizens of Mercer Island for their overwhelming approval of the construction Bond, as well the Maintenance and Operations Levy.

Rotary Students for February

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Rotary Club's Islanders of the Month for February are seniors Caroline Dillon and Henry LaVallee.

French Travel & Treasures event is March 9

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 24, 2014 at 10:23AM

Hear from French expert Steve Smith about the best places to visit and experience all things French

Rep. Senn and Clibborn meet with Congressional Medal of Honor recipient

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 4:24PM

Representatives Judy Clibborn and Tana Senn meet with Mercer Islander and Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Hiro Nishimura to honor his service in World War II, on February 19, Day of Remembrance.

Mercer Island thumps Bainbridge | Prep boys basketball

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 9:28PM

The Islanders will face Seattle Prep Saturday with a regional berth at stake.

Mercer Island takes state | Prep boys swimming

  • Feb 23, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Feb 24, 2014 at 7:14PM

For the first time since 2011, the Mercer Island boys swim and dive team are 3A state champs.

Girls to meet top seed at regionals | Prep girls basketball

  • Feb 23, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Feb 24, 2014 at 7:16PM

Despite rally, Lady Islanders can’t catch Bishop Blanchet in third-place game.

City Council to decide whether to grant preliminary approval for Coval plat

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 10:25AM

Study Session on transportation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Regular meeting starts at 8 p.m.

KCLS Board of Trustees meeting is tonight

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 10:53AM

The King County Library System Board of Trustees will meet tonight at 5 p.m. in Issaquah

Islander gymnasts compete at state | Prep gymnastics

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 7:00PM

Mercer Island had five members of the gymnastics team compete individually in the state gymnastics meet Friday, Feb. 21 at the Tacoma Dome.

Mercer Island boys take fifth at Sea-King | Prep boys basketball

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 7:23PM

Fighting for postseason survival in their second lose-out game in two days, Mercer Island beat Seattle Prep 48-41 Saturday, Feb. 22 at Bellevue College.

Island wrestlers compete at 26th Mat Classic

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 7:21PM

Six Mercer Island wrestlers competed in the 26th annual Mat Classic state tournament.

Island property values up 8 percent

  • Feb 25, 2014 at 11:41AM

After five years of sagging home and land values, assessed real property values across the county and on Mercer Island appear to be in recovery mode.

King County GOP notes Black History month

  • Feb 25, 2014 at 12:23PM

Our county is named for one of the greatest African Americans in the 20th century—Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With his legacy in mind, the King County Republican Party commemorates Black History Month.

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