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Islander track and field competes at KingCo championships

  • May 20, 2014 at 1:06PM

Mercer Island track and field competed in the 3A KingCo championships, with events wrapping up Friday, May 16 at Redmond High School.

Season ends at KingCo for Islander baseball

  • 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.

Mercer Island boys soccer ready to make final push to state

  • May 20, 2014 at 12:16PM

Islanders open state tournament hosting Mountain View tonight at Mercer Island High School.

Mindfulness exercises gain momentum in Island schools

  • May 22, 2014 at 9:00AM

Lessons on 'open attention on the present' showing up at West Mercer, Island Park and Crest.

News briefs | Thieves hit gym lockers

  • 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.

Islander student performs in theater competition in NYC

  • May 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

At event, actor Denzel Washington introduces himself to Josiah Townsend.

It's Truck Day

  • 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.

Schools sell first set of bonds to get ready for construction

  • May 20, 2014 at 11:10AM

District sells $42 million, retains Moody’s Aaa rating.

WSDOT to set new goals for accountability

  • May 21, 2014 at 8:00AM

With an emphasis on greater community involvement and partnerships, agency efficiency and innovation, and a multimodal approach to transportation system capacity, Secretary of Transportation Lynn Peterson introduced Results WSDOT – Setting WSDOT’s Direction, a strategic plan for 2014 to 2017.

Stinson would be youngest lawmaker ever if elected

  • May 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

King County Elections indicate that 20-year-old Bill Stinson will run against first-term lawmaker, Tana Senn.

Two to challenge Island lawmakers

  • May 21, 2014 at 9:00AM

Both 41st District State representatives, Judy Clibborn and Tana Senn, who are Islanders and Democrats, are facing opponents in the November General election.

Zoning approved for schools projects

  • 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.

Mercer Island's season ends at KingCo | Prep fastpitch

  • 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.

Boys soccer, track and field teams named academic state champions

  • 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.

School briefs | NCLB waiver, Islander wins NASP scholarship

  • 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.

Finding the right diet is key to losing and keeping off weight

  • 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.

Look in the Mirror | Cartoon of the Week

  • May 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

Each week, view the cartoon of the week by local artist Jeff Johnson.

In 2014, it’s a new world for self-publishing

  • 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.

Mercer Island tops Liberty to win KingCo tournament | Prep boys soccer

  • 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.

Eye on MI | Let's roll

  • May 14, 2014 at 5:16PM

A new $415,000 rescue truck replaced the fire department’s 18 year-old truck.

Islanders bounce back against Roosevelt | Prep boys lacrosse

  • 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.

Porsche driver that hit Island building dies

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:48PM

Peter E. Kern charged with vehicular assault dies in Bellevue

Mercer Island falls to Bellevue in finale | Prep fastpitch

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:38PM

Bellevue broke a 1-1 tie with three runs in the bottom of the fifth to surge past Mercer Island fastpitch 4-1 in the regular season finale Monday, May 12 at Bellevue High School.

Issaquah ends season for Islanders | Prep girls lacrosse

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:21PM

Mercer Island girls lacrosse saw its season end Friday, May 9, as the Islanders lost its first round state tournament matchup to Issaquah 13-5 at Skyline Community Fields.

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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