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- May 31, 2014 at 8:00PM updated Jun 2, 2014 at 7:06PM
Mercer Island's quest for its first boys soccer state championship came to an end Saturday, as the Islanders fell to Lakeside 1-0 in the 3A state title game at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup.
- Jun 2, 2014 at 6:49PM
For the fourth consecutive year, both Mercer Island girls and boys tennis took home the 3A state tennis titles after wrapping up tournament competition Saturday, May 31 in Kennewick.
- Jun 2, 2014 at 6:57PM
Mercer Island track and field wrapped up its season at the 3A state championships Saturday, May 31 at Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma.
- Jun 3, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:57PM
At a King County Library System (KCLS) Board of Trustees meeting last Wednesday, May 28 interim director Julie Brand said it will move ahead with remodel construction plans after allowing for four months of public input.
- Jun 3, 2014 at 1:45PM
Marine patrol performed a boat stop Wednesday, just after 6 p.m. under the I-90 bridge in the east channel of Lake Washington. The boat operator performed a voluntary field sobriety test which indicated a significant level of impairment. The Renton man was arrested and transported to the Mercer Island Police Department where he refused a breathalizer test.
- Jun 3, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jun 4, 2014 at 9:38AM
Members of the Discovery Channel television show, “Deadliest Catch” once again gathered to do some filming at the VFW Hall / Keewaydin Clubhouse on the Island last week.
- Jun 3, 2014 at 2:08PM
This is in response to Sandra Lindstrom’s letter to the editor last week where she indicated that the Library remodel opinions are one-sided and primarily supported by older residents.
- Jun 4, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jun 5, 2014 at 1:40PM
South-end Rite Aid solar panel may be largest installation on Island
- Jun 4, 2014 at 10:00AM
Mercer Island Boy Scout Troop 624 is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a traditional Scouting “Hullabaloo” at Luther Burbank Park.”
- Jun 4, 2014 at 11:00AM
On behalf of the Mercer Island Merchant Association, we would like to thank every business and individual who supported our efforts to raise money for the Oso Landslide relief.
- Jun 3, 2014 at 2:02PM
The 2013-14 Mercer Island School District Teachers of the Year are Mercer Island High School special education teacher, Sue Jobe; Islander Middle School world language and global studies teacher, Jan Brousseau and Island Park Elementary kindergarten teacher, Jeanne Berkshire.
- Jun 4, 2014 at 3:00PM
With sunny skies and warmer days ahead, King County officials urge everyone to be careful when heading out for fun on the water.
- Jun 4, 2014 at 4:00PM
The Mercer Island City Council reviews the city’s Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) annually.
- Jun 4, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jun 5, 2014 at 10:25AM
Fundraiser dinner will benefit families of lost Sherpa climbers from April 18 avalanche.
- Jun 5, 2014 at 8:00AM
Local public health officials have confirmed a measles infection in a King County child who was at Sea-Tac Airport while contagious. The person was likely exposed to the measles while overseas. The child was at the airport on May 26, between 6:20 and 10 p.m. in Concourse A and at Baggage Claim.
- Jun 5, 2014 at 8:00AM
Twenty young Island women were honored at the Evergreen Chapter of the National Charity League’s Annual Senior Celebration and Recognition on May 4.
- Jun 4, 2014 at 11:19AM
A round-up of what Island grads are up to and where they're taking their studies.
- Jun 5, 2014 at 11:38AM
This Sunday, June 8, marks the first of the 2014 Farmers Market season. Opening day begins at 10 a.m. and will run till 3 p.m., with vendors and activities throughout the afternoon.
- Jun 5, 2014 at 11:00AM
New agent takes over for longtime owner Pauline Reed; Kusak Cut Glass Works to celebrate 100th anniversary.
- Jun 3, 2014 at 2:10PM
The city should do cost comparisons before increasing city employees’ salaries.
- Jun 5, 2014 at 12:00PM
While City zoning does not allow pot sales, five applicants submitted plans for approval.
- Jun 4, 2014 at 11:33AM
Brothers started preschool in 2002 when FASPS in portables at SJCC.
- Jun 5, 2014 at 2:00PM
View local artist Jeff Johnson's cartoon of the week.
- Jun 6, 2014 at 8:00AM
This Friday marks the 70th anniversary of D-Day when nearly 5,000 allied troops perished in an historic invasion that soaked the beaches of Normandy in human blood. One of the fortunate who survived was Huston Riley from Mercer Island.
- Jun 6, 2014 at 8:00AM
There are many sugar alternatives that are much better for the body than highly-refined sugars that are being used in the processed food industry these days.