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Dangerous mix

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 1:00PM

A message from Mercer Island Police Chief, Ed Holmes.

Despite tight zoning, MI still draws pot shop applicants

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 2:00PM

Earlier this fall, the city released a zoning map effectively displaying that nowhere on the Island could entrepreneurs open a marijuana storefront. Still, as of last Tuesday, Dec. 3, there were two applicants for licenses on the Island—one for production, and the other an application for retail space.

Attorney General focuses on transparency, scams

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 10:00AM

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson says his office is prioritizing as best it can to deal with current and pending legal challenges in the state in the face of a slimmer budget, and he's confident critical issues are being addressed.

Lifeguards present at Luther Burbank Park, Groveland Beach

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Jul 25, 2013 at 11:05AM

The beaches on Mercer Island have more lifeguards this summer.

Scouts visit City Council

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 12:00PM

Scouts meet Councilmember Mike Cero, Mayor Bruce Bassett and the Mercer Island City Council and staff.

Police Blotter: $18,000 in jewelry reported stolen

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 12:00PM

Coffee shop collisions, six pieces of jewelry stolen and $1,500 of missing items in car prowl

'Betty' found

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 12:00PM updated Dec 23, 2013 at 12:31PM

Betty, a Boston Terrier who suffers from seizures is now home.

Appeals Court Judge Ronald Gould featured in youtube video

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 4:41PM

Islander and judge shares his philosophy of dealing with challenges

Those ever-evolving e-readers

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 1:00PM

Ebooks and their e-reader devices have been with us since about 2007, but there’s no comparison between those original e-readers and what’s available today.

SJCC looking for donations for new soft indoor play space

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 2:00PM

The Stroum Jewish Community Center is raising money to build a new and innovative children’s indoor play space made of soft sculpted shapes and surfaces, that can be assembled in various ways.

Islanders beat Sammamish for first KingCo win | Prep wrestling

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 10:28AM

Mercer Island opened KingCo league competition Thursday, Dec. 12 beating Sammamish 57-24.

State Transportation Commission to discuss ‘road usage’ charge

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 10:00AM

Today Wednesday Dec. 11, is the second day of a two-day meeting of the Washington State Transportation Commission that will discuss in part, ways to replace the gas tax with a road usage charge system.

Plastic bag ban example of ‘breezy arrogance’

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 12:00PM

The proposed Plastic Bag ban is a stunning example of breezy arrogance, profound ignorance, and misguided idealism.

Mercer Island boys stay undefeated with wins over Juanita, Mount Si | Boys prep basketball

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 11:56AM

The Mercer Island boys basketball team remained undefeated over the weekend with road wins over Mount Si and Juanita High School.

Mercer Island gymnastics get win over Liberty | Prep gymnastics

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 12:05PM

The Mercer Island gymnastics team beat the Liberty Patriots Thursday, Dec. 12 at Mercer Island High School.

Islanders bounce back against Mount Si | Girls prep basketball

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 11:59AM

Down at halftime, Mercer Island explodes in the second half to surge past Wildcats.

Eye on MI | Too chilly Frosty

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36PM

This snowman in the window of ‘I Love Pho’ last week, reflected the thoughts of most Islanders.

MIHS’ Craig Olson leaving for Florida

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 1:09PM

MIHS Associate Principal Craig Olson is leaving the school district and will take early retirement.

Holiday hours at City facilities

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 1:45PM

All city facilities will be closed on Christmas Day, Wednesday, Dec. 25, and also on New Years Day, Wednesday, Jan. 1.

Bassett joins mayors, County Exec in letter to state officials on climate change

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 2:04PM

County Executive Dow Constantine, Kirkland Mayor Joan McBride and mayors from the cities of Mercer Island, Issaquah, Shoreline, Snoqualmie, Sammamish, Seattle and Tukwila have issued a joint letter calling for bold state action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Changes in city leadership announced

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 6:00PM

As of early December, former Deputy City Manager Noel Treat has officially assumed leadership of city operations.

Is it louder or more frequent?

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Dec 19, 2013 at 3:09PM

Noise from flights headed to and from Renton Airport remains an issue.

Lean toward math, science leads friends to Aviation High School

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 9:00AM

Two Mercer Island friends accompany each other to Aviation High School.

Jr. Hoopsters change camp dates

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 10:00AM

The Mercer Island Jr. Hoopsters Winter Camp has changed the camp’s start date to begin Jan. 11 at the Mercer Island High School main gym.

Naughty or nice? | Cartoon of the Week

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 11:00AM

Take a look at this week's holiday-themed cartoon of the week.

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