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Cartoon of the Week | That's All, Folks

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Reporter must stop and reflect on the departure of a mainstay, Jeff Johnson - our cartoonist.

My big fat Greek name

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 1:00PM

Pastor Greg reflects on the anniversary of reclaiming his Greek name.

Communities That Care respond to marijuana trends with PSAs

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 1:47PM

The Mercer Island Communities That Care Coalition (CTC) is continuing its efforts to educate Islanders about the new marijuana laws and health risks to youth.

Online subscription

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 2:00PM

Please consider free online access or at least a reduced rate for seniors.

Police Blotter | 30 BUI arrests over Seafair weekend

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 4:00AM

Number of arrests down significantly from past years, and were less than half of the number of last year’s BUI arrests.

Mercer Island Rotary distributes $130,000 in grants

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 5:00AM

From Pixie Hill to Kenya — Rotary empowers others.

Median price for homes sold in July remains flat

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 15, 2014 at 10:44AM

On Mercer Island, 48 single family homes and condos were added to the market in July bringing the total of housing units offered for sale on the Island to 105; 15 percent less than were added a year ago.

Leaving KC Library System is ‘not in our best interests’

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 11:00AM

Should there be a ballot issue to withdraw from KCLS and create our own library, as suggested by a forum article in the July 23 issue of the Mercer Island Reporter, I strongly urge all Mercer Island residents to vote NO.

Stormwater runoff permits to change

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:00PM

State Dept. of Ecology wants input on new process.

City’s solarize campaign celebrates first installations

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

Local business Auto Spa among city's first solar panel installers.

Market committed to local farmers and the environment

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 8:00AM

Vendors must have local sources for produce, foods, plus compostable items.

Plan ahead for ‘Art UnCorked’ event

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 9:00AM

New wine and art event to debut on Island Sept. 12.

Response to Mayors’ letter on library vote

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:00AM

A rebuttal to the statements of Mayors Bassett and Grausz in the August 6 Mercer Island Reporter, criticizing the Concerned Citizens Committee’s (CCC) initiative.

After spirited run, Rockers fall in final to Maple Valley

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 11:01AM

Rockers fall in coed senior softball title game to reigning champs Maple Valley, 16-11.

‘Paddle the Channel’ raises $10,000 for cancer research

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 12:03PM

Over 100 participants took to the waters of Lake Washington in various watercraft to paddle across the East Channel and back to raise money and awareness of childhood cancers.

UPDATE | Country Village Day School charges suspicious man with trespassing

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Aug 20, 2014 at 12:21PM

Man seen near school four times. Parents, neighbors encouraged to call police if they see any suspicious activity.

Stopsky’s shuts after heartfelt farewell

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Aug 21, 2014 at 9:47AM

After nearly three-and-a-half years in business, and just as many on the Island, Jeff and Lara Sanderson announced they’d sold the space they’d called home since 2011.

Mercer Island FC Thunder wins Mt. Hood Challenge | Sports brief

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 3:27PM

MIFC girls U13 soccer team went undefeated throughout the tournament, taking its first three games before beating Spokane's FC Black Brown 1-0 in the final.

Land values drive tax assessment

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 3:00AM

Property owners who believe assessed value exceeds market value may challenge online.

City still paying to clean up old oil spill

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 4:00AM updated at 10:05AM

Leak from old fuel tanks not discovered until 2004.

Ex-Sounder brings pro experience to Island

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 11:02AM

Former MLS pro Sawatzky is technical director for Mercer Island FC.

School District moves to fill three principal positions

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 2:05PM

MISD approves new interim elementary associate principal, new interim principal at West Mercer Elementary and new associate principal at MIHS.

Islander is producer for CBS ‘Face the Nation’

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 2:00PM

Washington, D.C. political news program stars Bob Schieffer.

Police Blotter | July crime statistics show rise in serious offenses

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 3:00AM

Traffic offenses also up, while adult arrests have slightly decreased.

CHILD school receives a 30-day extension on lease | School briefs

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 4:00AM

High school releases event dates that will require on-street parking; PEAK parking lot to change.

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