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High speed chase on I-90 ends with fiery crash on Island Crest Way

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Nov 12, 2013 at 1:48PM

Bellevue man eluding State Patrol, crashes luxury Porsche and is arrested for vehicular assault

Q13 Islander Middle School feature on the 'flipped classroom' is online

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 6:00PM updated Nov 11, 2013 at 7:56PM

Find the story on the "flipped classroom" filmed at IMS

Islanders win District 2 3A KingCo Tournament | Prep volleyball

  • Nov 11, 2013 at 10:42AM

Islanders play Kennedy Catholic in the 3A State Volleyball tournament Nov. 15 at St. Martin's University in Lacey.

Mercer Island wins SeaKing District 2 championship | Girls prep swimming

  • Nov 11, 2013 at 10:00AM updated Nov 12, 2013 at 1:28PM

3A state finals will be at King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way Nov. 15, 16 .

UPDATE: I-90 trip survey in the mail this week

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 12:00PM updated Nov 14, 2013 at 10:17AM

Beginning Wednesday Islanders will receive a survey that if filled out, will demonstrate the importance that I-90 has in their everyday lives.

Mercer Island sports teams recognized for high academic marks

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 1:04PM

Boys cross country named 3A Academic Champs, girls swim and dive and varsity football were finalists.

Mercer Island Schools Foundation Annual Phon-A-Thon this week

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 2:18PM

Mercer Island Schools Foundation hosting Mercer Island Schools Foundation Phon-A-Thon will take placeTuesday and Wednesday

Islanders fall to Bonney Lake | Prep football

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 2:00PM

Despite a spirited first half, the Islanders fell to the Bonney Lake Panthers 44-20.

Island runners compete at cross-country state meet | Prep cross country

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 3:00PM

Despite not having any teams competing, Mercer Island was represented by a few individual runners in the 3A WIAA state championships Saturday, Nov. 9 in Pasco, Wash.

Legislators to discuss funding for mental health services tonight

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 4:18PM

A total of 43,929 people received mental health services and 9,249 received outpatient substance abuse treatment in King County last year.

It costs too much to even collect tolls

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 5:12PM

The one thing taxpayers like less than having their taxes and fees increased is having them wasted.

MISD's new online tool provides Bond and Levy information

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 5:08PM

The Mercer Island School District has created an online tool for residents to review public information about two schools propositions going before voters on the February 11, 2014 election ballot.

South-end Fire Station to break ground by end of month

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 10:00AM

On Nov. 18 City Council will be opening and awarding a bid for Mercer Island's South end fire station.

Sleep deprived drivers can kill

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 10:00AM

Seven years ago, I sped across the I-90 Bridge to Harborview Medical Center. As I did, I begged for God to take my life, “Take Me instead. Not Her!”

I-522: Why voters didn't bite

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 12:44PM

Initiative 522 is failing to pass for more reasons than just the $22 million opponents shelled out to defeat it.

Island Indian community celebrates Diwali with joy

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Nov 15, 2013 at 3:14PM

Celebration held at Mercer Island Presbyterian church

Just half vote in General Election

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 2:00PM

Nearly a third of voters cast votes in City Council races; 216 voted for write-in candidates

Newly-expanded online portal streamlines city permit process

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 4:00PM

Developed by the eCityGov Alliance, which was formed in 2001 as an inter-local agency with web-based services, allows for fewer trips to government offices, paper files and a more flexible review process.

Mercer Island basketball player commits to University of the Pacific

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Nov 15, 2013 at 11:27AM

Mercer Island High School senior and basketball standout signed a letter of intent to attend the Univeristy of the Pacific.

School Bond info session tomorrow

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 5:59PM

School Bond info session tomorrow at the Mercer Island Community and Events Center.

Senate Majority Coalition's $12.3 billion transportation package nixes I-90 tolls

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Nov 20, 2013 at 12:55PM

A $12.3 billion transportation proposal introduced by the Washington State Senate Coalition this weekend would effectively eliminate the need to toll I-90.

State Natural Resources Board acts to preserve forestland in I-90 corridor

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 2:00PM

At its regular monthly public meeting Tuesday, the Board of Natural Resources authorized funds for the purchase of a 105.7-acre parcel in eastern King County that will preclude its commercial development.

21 Mercer Island musicians tapped for ‘All State Band”

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Nov 15, 2013 at 4:36PM

Twenty-one Mercer Island High School band students were selected from a pool of applicants from around the state to perform with one of the Washington All-State Honor groups.

Erwin thanks supporters, opponent

  • Nov 14, 2013 at 5:00PM

I want to thank the Mercer Island community for your active participation in the recent City Council election.

MI Sister City Association hosts film and wine and cheese tasting

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 11:11AM

The Mercer Island Sister City Association, the Mercer Island Arts Council and Aljoya will host the hilarious spoof of James Bond films OSS 117: Le Caire, Nid d'Espions (OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies) – a French film with English subtitles - as part of this fall’s spy thriller series at Aljoya.

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