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Pool funding extension delayed, timing of school zoning approval critical

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:42AM

Two key elements of the work ahead for the Mercer Island School District have yet to be finalized.

Put down that phone

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:04AM

Law enforcement officers will be out once again searching for not only unbuckled drivers but distracted drivers as part of the annual “Click it or Ticket” patrols.

Mercer Island track wraps conference play

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:11AM

The Mercer Island boys track edged Liberty-Issaquah 70-66, while the Mercer Island girls fell 86-54.

Girls tennis wins KingCo, finishes undefeated in conference

  • May 13, 2014 at 12:00PM

Islanders gunning to win sixth consecutive state title.

Rotary Islanders of the Month for May

  • May 13, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Mercer Island Rotary Club named Mercer Island seniors Rebecca Garcia Moreno and Jake Pruchno as its Islanders of the Month for May.

Mercer Island students get high marks at international DECA contest

  • May 13, 2014 at 2:17PM

Eleven Mercer Island DECA chapter members competed for the organization’s highest honors at the 68th annual International Career Development Conference in Atlanta, Ga.

Issaquah ends season for Islanders | Prep girls lacrosse

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:21PM

Mercer Island girls lacrosse saw its season end Friday, May 9, as the Islanders lost its first round state tournament matchup to Issaquah 13-5 at Skyline Community Fields.

Mercer Island falls to Bellevue in finale | Prep fastpitch

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:38PM

Bellevue broke a 1-1 tie with three runs in the bottom of the fifth to surge past Mercer Island fastpitch 4-1 in the regular season finale Monday, May 12 at Bellevue High School.

Final words

  • May 14, 2014 at 8:00AM

Our environment, health, safety and communities are at risk from decisions being made now to transport and export trainloads of coal and oil through western Washington.

School briefs | NCLB waiver, Islander wins NASP scholarship

  • May 14, 2014 at 10:00AM updated May 15, 2014 at 10:38AM

The Mercer Island Schools Foundation (MISF) announced Friday, May 9 that the organization is halfway to the spring “Bridge the Gap” fundraising goal of $1.2 million to fund teachers at all five Mercer Island schools.

For now, raptors find new home at Islander stadium

  • May 14, 2014 at 10:00AM

Going on for about a decade, Mercer Island Stadium has served as a nesting home for osprey, large urban raptor birds with a five-foot wingspan. The birds spend summers in Mercer Island before migrating to South America for the winter. Like clockwork every year, they always come back.

Kemper Freeman planning for even more development

  • May 14, 2014 at 1:00PM

Kemper Freeman unveiled on Friday his company's new multimillion dollar leasing center for the $1.2 billion Bellevue Collection expansion, anticipated to break ground in July with tenants to be filled by the time construction is complete.

Porsche driver that hit Island building dies

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:48PM

Peter E. Kern charged with vehicular assault dies in Bellevue

Library users still unhappy with plans

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:00PM

Neighbors worry KCLS is unresponsive to suggestions

Islanders bounce back against Roosevelt | Prep boys lacrosse

  • May 14, 2014 at 4:20PM

Mercer Island boys lacrosse bounced back from Friday's loss to Bellevue with a 19-3 thumping of Roosevelt Tuesday, May 13 at Lower Woodland Park.

Mercer Island tops Liberty to win KingCo tournament | Prep boys soccer

  • May 14, 2014 at 5:37PM

Behind three goals from Ryan Hill, Mercer Island boys soccer topped Liberty 4-2 in the 3A KingCo tournament title game at Liberty High School Tuesday, May 13.

Eye on MI | Let's roll

  • May 14, 2014 at 5:16PM

A new $415,000 rescue truck replaced the fire department’s 18 year-old truck.

PSE faces pushback, lawsuit on new transmission line plans

  • May 15, 2014 at 7:00AM

The utility is evaluating two possible routes for new power lines.

Survey: Islanders feel good about city

  • May 15, 2014 at 8:00AM

City headed in right direction, but few will buy solar panels anytime soon.

In 2014, it’s a new world for self-publishing

  • May 15, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:01AM

In 2008 when I got serious about publishing a novel, there was a time-honored method of meeting that challenge.

Finding the right diet is key to losing and keeping off weight

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:14AM

When people hear the word “diet,” most think of calorie restriction, deprivation, making up for past indulgences, and as so forth.

Season ends at KingCo for Islander baseball

  • May 15, 2014 at 11:00AM updated May 20, 2014 at 1:03PM

Bellevue ended Mercer Island’s season in the KingCo tournament, beating the Islanders 2-0 in a lose-out game Wednesday, May 14 at Bannerwood Park.

Look in the Mirror | Cartoon of the Week

  • May 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

Each week, view the cartoon of the week by local artist Jeff Johnson.

Boys soccer, track and field teams named academic state champions

  • May 15, 2014 at 2:17PM

The Mercer Island High School boys soccer and boys track and field teams were named 3A academic state champions by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, Dairy Farmers of Washington and Les Schwab Tires.

Police Blotter | Man Tasered by police after kicking officer in the head

  • May 16, 2014 at 7:00AM

Rental vessel sinks in Lake Washington, more Islanders report fraudulent tax returns.

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