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Demolition of classic Island homes a tragedy | Letter to the Editor

  • May 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

Islanders write about the "Ballard House" and how to join in relief efforts for Nepal.

Development impact fees on new construction to change

  • May 6, 2015 at 10:00AM

School district needs dollars to keep up with enrollment growth.

Environmental review begins for PSE’s Energize Eastside project

  • May 7, 2015 at 5:00AM

The project will run 18 miles of 230kV transmission lines from Renton to Redmond and add another transformer to the system in an effort to prevent capacity issues projected as soon as winter 2017-18.

Applied physics

  • May 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

High school student's project encourages drivers to "put the phone away and live another day."

Physics lesson | Editorial

  • May 7, 2015 at 7:00AM

In an MIHS physics class, fundamentals of force and motion connect with life-saving behaviors.

Lest we forget

  • May 7, 2015 at 12:00PM

V-E Day is a reminder of patriotism, freedom and sacrifice.

Joel Wachs resigns from City Council

  • May 7, 2015 at 1:00PM updated May 8, 2015 at 10:58AM

Wachs, who was appointed in January, resigned effective May 6.

Undefeated Islanders gear for postseason | Prep girls tennis

  • May 9, 2015 at 4:00AM updated May 10, 2015 at 1:18PM

Two days after wrapping up its sixth-consecutive 3A KingCo title under coach Mindy Blakeslee, Mercer Island girls tennis finished the season unscathed, beating Forest Ridge 6-1 Wednesday, May 6 at Mercer Island High School.

Kangs pounce early in win over Islanders | Prep baseball

  • May 10, 2015 at 4:00AM

With a four-run third inning, Lake Washington put the Islanders in an early hole they couldn’t overcome, beating Mercer Island 8-4 to advance to the tournament final.

MIPD investigating MIHS system hack

  • May 11, 2015 at 11:28AM

Mercer Island Police are investigating whether a 17-year-old Mercer Island High School student hacked into the high school's grading system to change their own grades.

Islanders lock KingCo title, head to postseason | Prep boys soccer

  • May 11, 2015 at 3:00PM

MI finishes regular season with perfect league record.

New city attorney to start May 27

  • May 11, 2015 at 4:09PM

Kari Sand will take over for Katie Knight, who is retiring after 10 years with the city.

Carl Silverberg announces Council candidacy

  • May 12, 2015 at 10:35AM

Silverberg files for seat vacated by Joel Wachs (Position No. 4).

Interlake stuns Islander boys soccer | Prep sports briefs

  • May 12, 2015 at 11:08AM

Seasons end for MI fastpitch and girls LAX; baseball bounces back agains Rebels.

Boater card required to drive boat with 15 hp or above engine

  • May 12, 2015 at 11:00AM

City declares May 16 - 20 to be ‘Safe Boating’ week.

Eastbound I-90 to close

  • May 12, 2015 at 11:04AM

WSDOT changes plans for May 15 weekend closure; originally supposed to be westbound.

Fujitani tops all at KingCo medalist tournament | Prep girls golf

  • May 12, 2015 at 11:00AM updated May 13, 2015 at 6:38PM

Islanders take top spot as a team at 2015 tournament.

Mercer Island teachers vote for 1-day walkout on May 19

  • May 12, 2015 at 12:54PM

The Mercer Island Education Association (MIEA) voted to hold a one-day walkout Tuesday, May 19, appealing for more education funding by the Washington State Legislature, the Mercer Island School District announced in a press release.

Island resident to appear on Food Network | Arts briefs

  • May 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

"Beat Bobby Flay" episode featuring Islander airs May 14; YTN's "The Princess and the Frog" opens May 15.

MISD opens online survey about later high school start times

  • May 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

The Mercer Island School District (MISD) opened an online survey Tuesday, May 12 for parents to provide feedback on the possibility of later high school start times.

Congressman Smith speaks at Chamber lunch

  • May 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

Adam Smith, Ninth District Representative to the U.S. House of Representatives, was the Chamber's featured speaker.

Hochberg, D’Souza to run for School Board in November

  • May 13, 2015 at 1:00AM updated at 12:59PM

Following the appointment of Ralph Jorgenson to the vacated School Board Position No. 5 seat, fellow applicants David D’Souza and Bill Hochberg announced their intent to run for School Board this November. Three of the five School Board positions will be up for election.

Stayin’ Alive | Islanders advance past Wolverines

  • May 13, 2015 at 2:00AM

A night after Bellevue dropped the 3A KingCo tournament title game to Lake Washington 14-6, Mercer Island closed the door on the Wolverines’ season, beating Bellevue 4-1 in a loser-out contest Tuesday night at Bannerwood Park.

City complicates comp plan update

  • May 13, 2015 at 6:00AM

Council mulls asking for extension on planning document.

Police Blotter | Islanders report more car prowls

  • May 13, 2015 at 6:00AM

Suspects stole gym bags, catalytic converters, library books and an iPad from cars.

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