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Paying for Reporter online subscription

  • May 28, 2014 at 4:00PM

Why all of a sudden do I have to pay for access to the MI-Reporter online?

A chemical-free Spring

  • May 29, 2014 at 8:00AM

The other day I rode my bicycle from mid-Island to the business district to run a few errands. Without exaggeration, it seemed pervasive chemical odors wafted through the air every seven to eight houses-the unmistakable scent of tree spray, insect treatments and lawn applications. It was a bit shocking actually. The air was not fresh.

Mercer Island High School musicians to visit Australia in 2015 | Community briefs

  • May 29, 2014 at 9:00AM

Ted Rand’s art at Governor’s Mansion; Film on Stanley Ann Dunham at SIFF.

Mercer Island Destination Imagination teams place in Global Finals

  • May 29, 2014 at 12:44PM

Three Mercer Island teams placed with distinction in the Destination Imagination Global Finals, which took place May 21-24 in Knoxville, Tenn.

Note to Class of 2015, use this summer wisely

  • May 30, 2014 at 9:00AM

What students coming off a hard junior year should do this summer.

Child 'Safety Day' at Factoria mall, Saturday May 31

  • May 30, 2014 at 10:32AM

Child Safety Day and Law enforcement appreciation day is tomorrow Sat May 31 at Factoria Mall in Bellevue

Low-Car Diet | Cartoon of the Week

  • May 30, 2014 at 10:34AM

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

Fujitani first-ever Mercer Island singles state champion | Prep girls golf

  • May 30, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 5:22PM

Freshman takes top spot as Islander girls golf finishes fifth as a team.

Mercer Island's title run ends at state | Prep boys soccer

  • 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.

Mercer Island tennis dominates at 3A state championships

  • 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.

Mercer Island track and field wraps season at state finals

  • 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.

Library remodel set to go this fall

  • 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.

Police Blotter | Marine Patrol pulls over vessel

  • 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.

Eye on MI | 'Deadliest Catch' crew returns for filming

  • 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.

Library committee not just ‘old’ people

  • 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.

Solar devices making headway

  • 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

Time to get outdoors

  • 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.”

Generous donors

  • 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.

Three named teachers of the year

  • 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.

Rivers, lakes still cold, dangerous

  • 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.

$20 car tab fee to fund city transportation improvements is bad idea | Island Forum

  • Jun 4, 2014 at 4:00PM

The Mercer Island City Council reviews the city’s Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) annually.

NW Sherpa Association to hold Everest benefit on Mercer Island

  • 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.

Case of measles at Sea-Tac Airport May 26

  • 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.

Eye on MI | Force for good

  • 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.

Mercer Island graduation news and honors

  • Jun 4, 2014 at 11:19AM

A round-up of what Island grads are up to and where they're taking their studies.

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