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- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- May 14, 2014 at 3:48PM
Peter E. Kern charged with vehicular assault dies in Bellevue
- May 14, 2014 at 3:00PM
Neighbors worry KCLS is unresponsive to suggestions
- 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.
- 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.
- May 14, 2014 at 5:16PM
A new $415,000 rescue truck replaced the fire department’s 18 year-old truck.
- May 15, 2014 at 7:00AM
The utility is evaluating two possible routes for new power lines.
- May 15, 2014 at 8:00AM
City headed in right direction, but few will buy solar panels anytime soon.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- May 15, 2014 at 12:00PM
Each week, view the cartoon of the week by local artist Jeff Johnson.
- 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.
- May 16, 2014 at 7:00AM
Rental vessel sinks in Lake Washington, more Islanders report fraudulent tax returns.
- May 16, 2014 at 8:00AM
Hospital hopes to recruit about 50 women to participate in vaccine study.
- May 16, 2014 at 8:00AM
Volunteers are still being accepted to fill a variety of responsibilities at the annual NAMI Walk to raise funds to battle mental illness on Saturday, May 17 in Kirkland.
- May 16, 2014 at 10:00AM
Professional shoe shine man has more than 15 years as a leather care specialist.
- May 16, 2014 at 5:27PM
Bellevue's Kristie Bennett slammed a three-run home run to give the Wolverines a 7-6 win Thursday, May 15 at Hartmann Park.
- May 20, 2014 at 10:41AM
Members of the Lakes community gathered once again with representatives of the Mercer Island School District Wednesday, May 14 at City Hall to further review the proposed p-zone.
- May 20, 2014 at 10:59AM
During the past few weeks there has been a spike in locker thefts from gyms across the Eastside. Recently, Bellevue, Issaquah, Kirkland and Redmond have all seen similar incidents.
- May 20, 2014 at 11:10AM
District sells $42 million, retains Moody’s Aaa rating.
- May 20, 2014 at 11:12AM
Everyone from tiny tots to cement truck drivers were on hand at the Stroum Jewish Community Center for the annual truck day held for young children in SJCC programs.