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Forget the capes - real heroes wear pink

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 12:57PM

Mercer Island firefighters will be conducting their annual ‘Fill the Boot’ collection to benefit Muscular Dystrophy research and treatment beginning at 8 a.m., Sept. 8, at the intersection of S.E. 40th Street at Island Crest Way.

Miles takes over at QB for UW

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 3:31PM

After serving a one-game suspension during Washington's opener at Hawaii, sophomore quarterback Cyler Miles will start in the team's home opener against Eastern Washington Saturday, Sept. 6.

Never satisfied | Prep boys water polo preview

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 12:00PM

Boys water polo looks to play its best at the right time.

Not losing focus | Prep boys tennis preview

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 5:00AM

Defending state tennis champs aim to keep eye on the prize.

Defending their court | Prep volleyball preview

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 1:00PM

Mercer Island girls volleyball set to begin its title defense.

Breaking through barriers | Prep football preview

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 5:00AM

Challenged by coaches in the offseason, Mercer Island football looks to respond on the field.

I-90 ramp to Bellevue Way to close Sept. 8-21 | News briefs

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 2:00PM

City is updating Comprehensive Plan; Emergency Response Team training start Sept. 16.

Role of food trucks at the Farmers Market

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 4:00AM

Many customers wonder whether or not the food trucks truly fit in with the Mercer Island Farmers Market’s mission of creating a sustainable community that connects growers and consumers.

Police Blotter | Islanders report multiple cases of fraud

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 4:00AM

Five separate incidents reported to MIPD over a week's course.

215 local police officers now trained to identify drug use

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 3:00AM

Law enforcement officers in Washington are no longer just asking drivers if they've been drinking when they're pulled over, as legalized marijuana in the state adds the question, “Have you smoked anything today?”

Endurance test is tradition for boys water polo

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 1:00PM

Parents, coaches, alums and friends escort team on traditional Lake Swim.

Islanders to take over deli

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 3:00AM

Classmates to open ‘Homegrown’ store to replace Stopsky's restaurant.

Burglary suspects arrested after high-speed escape ends in crash

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 9:40AM

Mercer Island police arrested two people after an attempted high-speed getaway from Bellevue burglary ended in a crash on Island.

Fire engulfs East Mercer home

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 10:28AM

The Mercer Island Fire Department responded to a house fire in the 5600 block of East Mercer Way that apparently started at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29.

The art of remembrance

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 4:00AM updated at 6:53AM

A Q&A with artist John Sisko about the 9/11 beams artwork.

City Council to consider position on I-594 at Sept. 2 meeting

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 12:16PM

The Mercer Island City Council will hold a public hearing to determine a position on I-594 concerning background checks for gun ownership at its regular meeting Sept. 2

Eye on MI | Goin' to the fair

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 1:00PM

A turn-of-the-century county fair was the theme for Covenant Shores' annual picnic.

State job growth improves

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 1:00PM

Private sector jobs up, while public sector jobs fall.

Pornography at library

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 6:00AM

The library is a place that is suppose to be for children to come and congregate to further their education and learn. It is not a smut theater.

Just say NO to a bus terminal and more parking

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 12:00PM

The City Council continues on the path of allowing the “uprooting” of the North-end of the Island in exchange for a parking facility. Not a good exchange and one that may not solve the Town Center parking problem.

Summer’s end

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 12:00PM

The new school term means that it is time to return to the issue of traffic and safety.

Police Blotter | State Patrol motorhome makes DUI traffic stop

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 5:00AM

A Washington State Patrol lieutenant who was driving a motorhome used as a mobile DUI processing center pulled over a driver for suspicion of DUI.

$55 million budget set for 2014-15 MISD school year

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 3:00AM

The $55 million annual budget provides for the very smallest items — such as filling a gas tank to hiring a technology specialist, to the very largest — the construction of a new elementary school

City ‘evicts’ artists to make way for Little Acorn at Community Center

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 5:00AM

Artists and others given notice in March and April.

Tons of trash hurt Thrift Store

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

YFS shop changes donation policy, cancels remodel plans.

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