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Basic ingredients | Editorial

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 12:00PM

We are not used to thinking about water before we use it.

Legacy Partners announces construction has begun on 209-unit apartment project

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 12:45PM

Project at S.E. 27th Street and 76th Avenue S.E. is moving forward.

School news

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 4:00AM

School Board supports I-594; schools install LobbyGuard kiosks; board members wanted

Seven Island teachers complete professional certification

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 12:21PM

Teachers work together to complete their ProTeach Portfolio certification

Hundreds gather for ‘Walk With Friendship’

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 11:00AM

Nearly 400 people gathered at Luther Burbank Park for the annual walk

Islanders hand Bellevue first loss | Prep volleyball

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 8:41AM

Mercer Island takes control of first place in KingCo 3A/2A division.

Open enrollment time for Medicare supplemental insurance

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 10:00AM

Open enrollment happens Oct. 15, 2014 through Dec. 7, 2014

New boil water advisory issued

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 12:00PM updated at 5:11PM

Mercer Island residents again advised to boil tap water before drinking, all MI restaurants ordered to close

Second boil-water advisory is announced | Update

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 1:14PM

Islanders advised to boil tap water before drinking

Mercer Island schools respond to new boil-water advisory

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 1:09PM

After-school activities will proceed as planned today, Oct. 2; schools on regular schedule Friday.

Mercer Island schools will remain open Friday

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 6:49PM

The Mercer Island School District announced school will be in session Friday, Oct. 3 after the City of Mercer Island issued a second boil-water advisory Thursday, Oct. 2.

Do probiotics really make a difference?

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 4:00AM

Research does not support health claims for probiotics

Letters to the Editor | Notification of water advisory insufficient

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 5:00AM

Destination sales tax modifications needed; library remodel planning did not begin correctly; other options for transit user parking at LBP

Boil water advisory to be updated Friday

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 9:21AM

Next major news update, with latest water test results, will be released Friday, Oct. 3 by noon

Pats outlast Islanders in OT | Prep football

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 11:06AM

After sending its contest with Liberty into overtime with a last-minute touchdown drive, Mercer Island couldn't stop the undefeated Pats in extra time, falling 49-42 Thursday night at Liberty High School.

Latest water test results reveal no presence of E. coli

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 12:49PM

City reveals test results, some restaurants to reopen later today.

Second-place Islanders tie Liberty | Prep girls soccer

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Oct 4, 2014 at 7:31AM

After grabbing an early 2-0 lead over the Patriots, Liberty fought back to tie Mercer Island 2-2 Thursday night at Islander Stadium.

Mercer Island tops Bellevue in state title rematch | Prep boys water polo

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Oct 4, 2014 at 7:32AM

Mercer Island boys water polo exacted their revenge against the state champs, beating the Wolverines 13-11 at Mercer Island Country Club.

Mercer Island schools will be in session Monday

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 4:55PM

The Mercer Island School District announced Mercer Island schools will be in session Monday, Oct. 6.

Water testing to continue over the weekend

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 4:16PM

City utility crews, working with SPU, have increased the number of daily samples taken

Islanders stay undefeated with win over Interlake | Prep boys golf

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 5:00AM

Thursday's win marked Mercer Island's first win over the Saints in four years.

Update | Latest test results clear, though potential E. coli illness reported

  • Oct 5, 2014 at 12:00PM updated at 4:58PM

The City of Mercer Island announced Sunday that the latest test results from water samples collected Saturday have been analyzed and are clear: all 18 of the samples revealed no presence of E. coli or total coliform.

Oct. 6 Update | Test results clear, but boil advisory still in effect

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 12:43PM

The City of Mercer Island announced all 18 water-test samples revealed no presence of E. coli or total coliform. However, the boil-water advisory is still in place.

City still seeking cause of pollution

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Oct 8, 2014 at 12:18PM

Source of contamination isn’t clear, but samples are.

Search for source of E. coli turns to city sewers, customer connections

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Oct 8, 2014 at 12:19PM

City asks property owners to check their backflow systems.

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