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Explosion and fires in North Bend levels town businesses

  • May 9, 2014 at 10:59AM

First they felt it. Then they heard it. Many thought it was an earthquake.

State honors fallen officers

  • May 9, 2014 at 10:00AM

Officer shot in 1929 by horse thief awarded medal of honor.

An incomplete or an ‘F’?

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:05AM

Imagine the domed state Capitol as a classroom, with 147 state lawmakers as students, and you may get a better picture of the challenge facing Washington’s Supreme Court this summer.

City Councilmember’s home is severely damaged in April fire

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:00AM

A fire last month at the South-end home belonging to Mercer Island City Councilmember Benson Wong and his wife Terry, brought trucks and firefighters from both Island fire stations and Bellevue.

Learning lab

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:45AM

IMS students engaged in a “world-building” exercise, using Legos to create new worlds.

Tarzan to swing by this week

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:35AM

See and hear Tarzan, the musical at Mercer Island High School this weekend

Enhanced safety for both county parks and trail users

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:15AM

King County Parks and the King County Sheriff’s Office are joining forces to ensure the continued safety of all visitors to the County’s regional trail system and various parks sites during the busy summertime months.

Police Blotter | Island woman claims “drug addicted friends of her son” stole generator

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:00AM

80-year-old reports jewelry stolen by live-in caregiver, suspect attempts to enter house with homeowner present.

Boys 12U baseball team slams 48 runs at Yakima Tourney | Community sports briefs

  • May 9, 2014 at 12:00PM

Boyd promoted to AA minor league team, 2014 Summer Jr. Hoopsters Camp opens registration.

Two who serve others, win Dunham award

  • May 9, 2014 at 1:00PM

Mercer Island High School graduating seniors Ellena Jones and Rachel Gallagher were each awarded $5,000 scholarships at the fifth annual Stanley Ann Dunham Scholarship Award Ceremony on May 3 at the Mercer Island Community and Event Center.

Mercer Island lacrosse honors fallen Washington heroes in May 9 halftime event

  • May 9, 2014 at 1:10PM

At halftime of tonight's lacrosse game between Mercer Island and Bellevue at Mercer Island High School, Mercer Island lacrosse will honor Army Sergeant First Class Clifford Beattie of Medical Lake, Wash.

The basics: letters of recommendation, thank you notes

  • May 9, 2014 at 2:00PM

I am a junior and am unsure about how to get letters of recommendation from my teachers. How do I go about doing this?

Blending adds yet another dimension to Northwest wines

  • May 9, 2014 at 3:00PM

In March, I attended the 17th Annual Taste of Washington at Century Link. It is the largest regional wine tasting in the United States, and I have attended every one — from way back in 1997 when it was held in the Paramount Theatre with the chairs were removed.

Bellevue deals Mercer Island first division loss | Prep boys lacrosse

  • May 10, 2014 at 2:00AM updated May 11, 2014 at 4:54PM

Mercer Island lacrosse fell to Bellevue 9-8 Friday, May 9 at Islander Stadium.

All bus routes affected

  • May 10, 2014 at 8:00AM

Over the past several weeks, articles have appeared in the Mercer Island Reporter regarding proposed cuts in Mercer Island bus service.

School board approves Zmuda as new associate principal

  • May 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated May 11, 2014 at 4:41PM

Following the recommendation from Superintendent Dr. Gary Plano, the Mercer Island School Board approved Mark Zmuda to be the new associate principal at Mercer Island High School at its board meeting Thursday, May 1.

Call Canopy Cat to save kitty up a tree

  • May 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

Forget what you think you know about cats getting stuck in trees, and just ask the experts. They’re the guys in climbing gear, not uniforms, and here in the Snoqualmie Valley, they’re probably named Shaun and Tom.

Robbery suspect caught after fleeing Wells Fargo

  • May 12, 2014 at 4:30PM

On Monday, May 12, 2014 at 3:15pm, Mercer Island Officers responded to a bank robbery at the Wells Fargo bank, 3001 78th Avenue SE on Mercer Island.

Billy Frank

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:06AM

Many of us who came of age in Seattle during the late 1970s remember the name Billy Frank and the phrase, “The Boldt Decision,” as much as Watergate or Viet Nam.

Pool funding extension delayed, timing of school zoning approval critical

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:42AM

Two key elements of the work ahead for the Mercer Island School District have yet to be finalized.

Put down that phone

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:04AM

Law enforcement officers will be out once again searching for not only unbuckled drivers but distracted drivers as part of the annual “Click it or Ticket” patrols.

Mercer Island track wraps conference play

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:11AM

The Mercer Island boys track edged Liberty-Issaquah 70-66, while the Mercer Island girls fell 86-54.

Girls tennis wins KingCo, finishes undefeated in conference

  • May 13, 2014 at 12:00PM

Islanders gunning to win sixth consecutive state title.

Rotary Islanders of the Month for May

  • May 13, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Mercer Island Rotary Club named Mercer Island seniors Rebecca Garcia Moreno and Jake Pruchno as its Islanders of the Month for May.

Mercer Island students get high marks at international DECA contest

  • May 13, 2014 at 2:17PM

Eleven Mercer Island DECA chapter members competed for the organization’s highest honors at the 68th annual International Career Development Conference in Atlanta, Ga.

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