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When gradation plans fail, the World of Warcraft awaits | Cartoon

  • Jun 5, 2016 at 9:00AM

When gradation plans fail, the World of Warcraft awaits | Cartoon

Westbound I-90 to close this weekend

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 2:35PM

The ongoing I-90 detours return again this weekend with a westbound closure. These detours allow the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) to undertake light rail preparations inside the Mount Baker and Mercer Island tunnels.

The dangers of distracted driving | Letter

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 1:00PM

Distracted driving kills over eight people and injures over 1,000 people every day.

Mercer Island to host free knotweed workshop Thursday

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 11:16AM

Mercer Island crews are working to eradicate knotweed, a noxious, invasive weed that chokes out native vegetation, increases erosion, degrades water quality and damages habitat for fish and wildlife.

Mercer Island tennis coaches shine at USTA tournament

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 10:18AM

Two Mercer Island tennis coaches recently took home hardware at a national 40-and-over tennis tournament in Atlanta.

Islanders earn all-league, all-state recognition | Prep sports briefs

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 9:00AM

Islanders earn all-league, all-state recognition

New owner at Mercer Island Florist

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 8:00AM

One of the oldest retail businesses on Mercer Island has a new owner.

County meetings set for June 8 on Mercer Island

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 6:00AM

King County has scheduled two meetings June 8 on Mercer Island, where people can learn more about how large wood is used in a variety of ways within river environments.

Olympic Cascade Aquatics, city of Mercer Island honored for community service

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 2:00PM

Olympic Cascade Aquatics (OCA) and the city of Mercer Island, partners with the Mercer Island School District in operating the Mary Wayte Pool, were honored for community service on May 20.

Happy to support MICA, but not at park | Letter

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 1:00PM

As supporters of the arts, we are happy to support Mercer Island Center for the Arts (MICA), but not in Mercerdale Park, the proposed site. Our objections to this site are based on two considerations.

Mercer Island Farmers Market exceeds fundraising goal, honors volunteer at kickoff dinner

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 12:30PM

About 80 supporters of the Mercer Island Farmers Market gathered at Aljoya on May 15 to celebrate the opening of the 2016 market season.

Mercer Island Farmers Market opens June 5

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 12:00PM

The Mercer Island Farmers Market returns June 5 for its ninth season, connecting Island residents, friends and families with Washington state producers of healthy, sustainable food and other goods.

Mercer Island, Interlake recognized as KingCo 3A tourney co-winners | Prep girls tennis

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 11:47AM

Upon first glance, it appeared the Mercer Island girls tennis team's seven-year streak of winning the KingCo 3A championships was snapped.

Field survey work begins for North Mercer Island/Enatai sewer project

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 9:10AM

King County Wastewater Treatment Division is designing a project to upgrade the county's sewer pipelines on North Mercer Island and Southwest Bellevue. Installed during the 1970s, these pipelines are aging and reaching capacity.

Mercer Island earns national recognition for supporting play | City briefs

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 8:00AM

City news in Mercer Island.

Northwood Elementary dedication and open house set for June 18

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 7:00AM

The Mercer Island School District is inviting the community to the dedication and open house for the new Northwood Elementary from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 18 at the school, located at 4030 86th Ave. SE.

Vandalism reported in upper lid park | Mercer Island Police Blotter

  • Jun 1, 2016 at 6:00AM

The blotter consists of officers' accounts of crimes and other incidents in Mercer Island. Persons arrested are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

KMIH student broadcasters win statewide awards for excellence

  • May 31, 2016 at 2:00PM

The annual Washington State High School Radio Awards and Conference was held on Thursday at Nathan Hale High School and Mercer Island's KMIH-FM earned a second-place award for Overall Excellence, being edged by Peninsula High's KGHP in Gig Harbor.

President Obama's sister presents Dunham scholarships to two Mercer Island seniors

  • May 31, 2016 at 1:47PM

Holly Waggoner and Rose Guttman were awarded $5,000 college scholarships at the seventh annual Stanley Ann Dunham Scholarship Award Ceremony on May 21.

Mercer Island boys first, girls second at 3A championships | State tennis

  • May 31, 2016 at 10:00AM updated at 12:37PM

Interlake unseats Islander girls, ending seven-year title reign.

Brought to you by Washington

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 12:00PM

Audiences may recognize some familiar venues to two of the 2016 Seattle Film Festival’s works: The Architect and Captain Fantastic.

The Don't Miss List: SIFF edition

  • May 31, 2016 at 11:45AM

In a future utopian society where crime has been eradicated through human genetic manipulation, two young worker drones (Kristen Stewart and Nicolas Hoult) find themselves afflicted with the “disease” of emotion and are forced to go on the run.

Mercer Island New Seasons Market calls for local vendors

  • May 31, 2016 at 10:00AM

New Seasons Market is looking for local makers just getting started and established as producers to register for one-on-one meetings with New Seasons Market buyers as part of its "local finds" program.

Mercer Island parks debate heats up as petition deadline nears

  • May 31, 2016 at 8:22AM

For two opposing citizens' groups — Concerned Citizens for Mercer Island Parks (CCMIP) and Support MI Parks and Arts (SMIPA) — the contentious debate about parks and arts on the Island is not a matter of pitting one against the other, but allowing citizens to decide which is more important.

Bellevue man carjacked near Town Center Saturday morning

  • May 29, 2016 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2016 at 9:01AM

Mercer Island Police are looking for a suspect who carjacked a Bellevue man on Mercer Island early Saturday morning.

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