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Girls’ streak ends against Rebels

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 10:56AM

The Mercer Island girls basketball team lost to the Juanita Rebels 56-40 Friday at Mercer Island High School.

Islanders beat Pats on Senior Night | Prep wrestling

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 10:50AM

The Mercer Island wrestling team celebrated Senior Night with a 48-24 win over the Liberty Patriots Thursday at Mercer Island High School.

MIHS BLOOD DRIVE NEEDS DONORS TODAY

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 10:49AM

Community members are needed to donate blood today at Mercer Island High School until 1:30 p.m., only 15 donors so far at annual blood drive.

MISD closed Monday in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 9:44AM

The Mercer Island School District will be closed on Monday, Jan. 20 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Mercer Island School District News highlights 2014 bond and levy

  • Jan 16, 2014 at 2:48PM

The print edition of the Mercer Island School District News will arrive in residential mailboxes on Mercer Island soon, but can be read online now.

Seahawks defense: This is who we are, try to beat us

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Seahawks aren’t just the NFL’s best defense, they are also in a lot of ways one of the more predictable.

Mercer Island chaplain gives Legislature invocation, references Hawks

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 12:45PM

The Rev. Greg Asimakoupoulos, chaplain at Covenant Shores Retirement Community on Mercer Island, gave the opening prayer at the new legislative session in Olympia on Monday.

Island's own appointed to three committees: 'They are a great fit for our region'

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 12:29PM

Representative Tana Senn who dually serves as a Mercer Island councilmember, has been appointed to positions on the Early Learning and Human Services Committee, the Environment Committee and the Capital Budget Committee, with the start of the 2014 legislative session yesterday.

Islander boys win second in two nights | Prep boys basketball

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 10:05AM

The Mercer Island boys basketball team won its second game in two nights, beating the Sammamish Totems 55-42 Tuesday at Sammamish High School.

Islander raising money for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

  • Jan 16, 2014 at 1:00PM

Mercer Island's Erin Crandall offering a football signed by members of the Seattle Seahawks.

Service Announcement Bryan Early

  • Jan 14, 2014 at 1:43PM

Bryan James Early, 51, a resident of Bellingham, Wash., and a 1980 graduate of Mercer Island High School died Jan. 4, 2014 in Kirkland.

YFS ‘Heart Breakfast is Feb. 12 | Community briefs

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 10:00AM

Preparations are underway for the 12th annual, “Giving from the Heart Breakfast” to benefit Mercer Island Youth and Family Services.

Feb. 11 special election ballots in the mail Jan. 22 | Community briefs

  • Jan 16, 2014 at 10:00AM

In just over a week, more than half of King County voters will receive their ballots for the Feb. 11 special election.

Kiwanis meetings on school bond, taxes open to the community | Community briefs

  • Jan 16, 2014 at 11:00AM

The Mercer Island Kiwanis club will hear presentations from MISD, King County Assessor's office.

Planning Commission to discuss Coval development

  • Jan 14, 2014 at 1:31PM

A Planning Commission meeting this Wednesday at City Hall will include an analysis of a proposal to build 18 homes on a five-acre piece of land at 3051 84th Ave. S.E.

French-American School buys land to expand

  • Jan 16, 2014 at 9:00AM

The French American School of Puget Sound, (FASPS) announced it purchased a 2.12-acre plot of land near their current campus at the north end of Mercer Island last October for $2.8 million.

Sen. Litzow’s ‘Telephone Town Hall’ is Jan. 16

  • Jan 14, 2014 at 1:20PM

Sen. Steve Litzow invites residents of the 41st District to join him for a telephone town-hall meeting at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 16.

Construction underway on new south-end fire station

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 10:00AM

Construction began last week on the long-awaited replacement of the south-end fire station, Station 92 by demolishing the existing 50-year-old structure.

Want more from your workout?

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 9:00AM

Follow these three rules to sharpen and shred toward total muscle dominance.

Boeing negotiations | Cartoon of the week

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

'I see you've developed the highly effective Boeing Corporate negotiating'

Tolls and the Park and Ride

  • Jan 16, 2014 at 12:00PM

Once the tolls on I-90 are in place, it is doubtful that parking spaces at the Mercer Island Park and Ride will be a problem.

Vote Yes for school bond, levy

  • Jan 17, 2014 at 12:00PM

As someone who actively campaigned against the last bond issue, I would like to express my support for the current proposal. Without reciting the flaws that a majority of voters found with the former proposal, I can say that the District has remedied many of those prior shortcomings.

Yes on school bond, levy —investments in the future

  • Jan 14, 2014 at 12:42PM

We are parents of Islander Middle School students and write to share with readers the overcrowding situation that already exists at IMS; provide some specifics on how our 6th, 7th and 8th grade students are impacted, and explain why we urge residents to vote Yes on the schools bond and levy.

Police Blotter | Residential burglary, stolen electronics and vandalism around Island parks

  • Jan 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

An unidentified burglar forced entry into a residence in the 2200 block of 66th Ave S.E. The rear door to the master bedroom was kicked in.

Not all support plans to remodel Island's library

  • Jan 14, 2014 at 12:14PM

At a meeting Tuesday, Jan. 12, Islanders got a preview of narrowed design plans for a major remodel of the Mercer Island Library. The response was mixed. Many Islanders felt they were losing the most beloved elements of the existing structure, others questioned if the remodel was needed in the first place.

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