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Islanders third at Reynolds tourney | Prep wrestling

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 10:59AM

The Mercer Island wrestling team took third place at the sixth annual Jack Reynolds Tournament of Excellence Saturday, Jan. 18 at Mercer Island High School.

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.

Mercer Island boys crush Juanita | Prep boys basketball

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 12:53PM

The Mercer Island boys basketball team ended a strong week with its third-straight win Friday, Jan. 17, beating the Juanita Rebels 54-25 at Mercer Island High School.

King County proposes April ballot measure for Metro funding

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 2:31PM

King County officials are considering a proposal to put a local funding measure for King County Metro on the April ballot. The proposal also includes a scheduled fare increase and a first-ever reduced fare for riders of limited means.

Seahawks soar

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 10:27AM

With Sunday's 23-17 win over the San Francisco 49ers, the Seahawks earned a trip to New York for a Super Bowl matchup with the Denver Broncos.

Plans to upgrade schools took years

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Jan 22, 2014 at 1:54PM

Deliberate planning process involved consultants, community

Preschool Assoc. says yes on School Bond and levy

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 3:44PM

As your readers know well, Mercer Island Preschool Association (MIPA) is a long-standing supporter of our Island’s children. For more than 75 years, MIPA has advocated for the youngest members of our community.

A rave for a good neighbor

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 4:00PM

Thanks to the lady in the Mini Cooper next to the big north-end Starbucks, who on Jan. 13, stopped her car to let me know that I had dropped my credit card on the sidewalk.

'Moms' talk gun sense to legislators

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 4:00PM

“When the First Lady of Washington comes to your event, asks you to speak and then thanks you for your work, you know it’s going to be a great day,” said Islander Cornelia Swenson.

Windermere report shows Island homes sold well in 2013

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

Windermere Real Estate released its ‘2013 Year in Review on Mercer Island Real Estate,’ on Jan. 17.

Islanders get second win over Wildcats | Prep boys basketball

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 11:45AM

The Mercer Island boys basketball team beat the Mount Si Wildcats 53-40 Tuesday, Jan. 21 at Mercer Island High School.

YES for schools

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 11:00AM

It goes without saying that as citizens, it’s our duty to vote. And while the ballots mailed to Mercer Island voters this week contain just two items — voting and returning those ballots is crucial in determining what the future for our children will be and this place we call home.

City briefs: State Attorney General delivers ruling on marijuana sales, I-90 tolling update

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 12:00PM

In response to a request from the Washington State Liquor Control Board, the Attorney General’s Office last week released a formal opinion regarding local ordinances affecting new marijuana businesses in Washington.

Rotary names ‘Islanders of the Month’

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Rotary Club named Mercer Island High School students Sam Peterson and Rachel Gallagher the Rotary students of the month for January.

Boys swim edges Bellevue | Prep swimming

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jan 28, 2014 at 1:49PM

The Mercer Island boys swim and dive team eked out a 93-92 win against conference rivals Bellevue Tuesday, Jan. 21 at Mary Wayte Pool.

City Council endorses School Bond and Levy

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:00PM

The high quality of our public education is a core, defining value of our Island community. Consequently, the Mercer Island City Council is united in recommending a “yes” vote for the Prop #1 school bond and Prop #2 levy renewal on the ballot in February, 2014.

Senn, Legislature go to work

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 11:14AM

On Rep. Tana Senn’s first day in the Legislature the House swiftly passed the Dream Act. It would later stall in the Senate, but the feeling was exhilarating for the 42-year-old mom, consultant and Mercer Island City Councilmember.

It’s simple, just keep moving to stay healthier

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 9:00AM

The healthier and more physically fit you are, the better your chances will be to live a long and active life.

Mercer Island thumps Mount Si | Prep girls basketball

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 10:20AM

Coming off its loss to Juanita, the Mercer Island girls basketball team responded with a convincing 71-24 win over the Mount Si Wildcats Wednesday, Jan. 22 at Mercer Island High School.

Health tip, writing is good for you

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 12:00PM

Writing down what we think and feel helps us cope with the world around us.

State Supreme Court wants faster progress on basic education funding

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 12:48PM

The Network for Excellence in Washington Schools has released an update regarding progress toward fully funding basic education in Washington.

Does community need WiFi at park?

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:00PM

This is a sincere not a provocative question. Why do we need Wi Fi at Mercerdale Park and the Thrift Shop?

Mercer Island DECA students earn trip to state competition

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 5:07PM

Mercer Island High School’s DECA program announced that 38 students have qualified for the DECA state competition from March 6-8 in Bellevue, Wash.

Standing-room only crowd at hearing

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 8:00AM

It was standing room only at the Planning Commission session as Islanders voiced their concerns for a proposed 18-house development on a 5-acre parcel of land during a public hearing last Wednesday, Jan. 15.

Islanders take down Cats | Prep wrestling

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 2:18PM

The Mercer Island wrestling team beat KingCo rivals Mount Si 36-30 Thursday, Jan. 23 at Mount Si High School, improving to 6-0 in the KingCo standings.

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