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People, pets should avoid algae in Lake Washington

  • Jan 19, 2015 at 4:34PM

King County Public Health reports toxic algae present in lake.

Lawmakers face tough funding decisions

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 11:56AM

K-12 is expensive focus of 2015 legislative debates.

Public hearing set for new MISD elementary boundaries

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 12:14PM

The public hearing will be held in the Islander Middle School library from 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4.

Mercer Island beats Puyallup at Hoopfest | Prep sports brief

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 1:43PM

Mercer Island boys basketball beat Puyallup 57-52 at the King Holiday Hoopfest Monday at Bellevue College.

Transportation Commission to discuss tolling

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 4:00AM

The meeting to discuss Tacoma Narrows and State Route 520 and revise toll rates for 2015 is in Olympia, but will be available online at http://www.tvw.org.

Developer obtains final piece of land

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 5:00AM updated at 9:42AM

The parcels that are currently home to Terra Bella, Seven Star and Mud Bay have been acquired by Hines, an international real estate firm that is planning a mixed-use development on the site.

Police Blotter | Man arrested after walking in I-90 express lanes

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 6:00AM

Islanders report residential burglaries, vandalism and car prowls.

City briefs | 2014 public records requests

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 6:00AM

Council planning session set for this weekend; City’s open space plan update ready for comments; County radio network upgrade on Council agenda.

Church becomes synagogue

  • Jan 20, 2015 at 10:15AM

Congregation Shevet Achim moves into former Christian church.

Business briefs | Island couple starts digital media company ‘Teneology’

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 10:00AM

Islander’s cloud storage company files for IPO; Islander named executive of the year; Mercer Island in ‘American Tunneling’ book.

Joel Wachs appointed to City Council

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Jan 27, 2015 at 11:24AM

Wachs, a seven-year resident and volunteer for the Library Board, Open Space Conservancy Trust and Farmers Market, won a 3-2 vote to fill the Council vacancy.

KPLU session featuring MIHS musicians posted online

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 10:17AM

Six members of the Mercer Island High School jazz program were featured in a performance on KPLU radio, 88.5 FM, Jan. 15 at KPLU’s Belltown studio.

What we heard | Editorial

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 12:00PM

Is having more parking downtown important to Islanders?

Starve, Pray, Fight | Local author details Buddhist pilgrimage in new book

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 4:00AM

Paul Barach will read from new book, “Fighting Monks and Burning Mountains: Misadventures on a Buddhist Pilgrimage” Wednesday, Jan. 28 at Island Books.

Islanders hold leadership roles in state Legislature

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 6:00AM

Judy Clibborn, Tana Senn and Steve Litzow are returning to Olympia in influential positions.

Rotary Islanders for January

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 7:00AM

The Mercer Island Rotary Club named MIHS seniors Kirbi Phillips and David Emanuels its Islanders of the Month.

Litzow’s 2/3rds vote will hurt efforts on school funding, environment | Letters to the Editor

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 8:00AM

Eastside residents write about political gridlock in Olympia and traffic gridlock on Mercer Island.

Don’t limit your options when applying for college

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 7:00AM

Students not only competing with other students from similar profiles, but also may not receive as many acceptances or much merit money because they are not offering geographic diversity.

Free throws for MS this weekend | Events

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 9:57AM

Islander David Schiller will hold in his annual multiple sclerosis fundraising effort, beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24 at the SJCC.

Bellevue deals blow to Islanders' KingCo title hopes | Prep wrestling

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 4:00AM

Mercer Island wrestling saw a run of five unbeaten seasons in KingCo competition come to an end Thursday night, falling to Bellevue 41-34 at MIHS.

Three-ball falls as MI girls drop Juanita

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 2:18PM

Mercer Island girls basketball beat Juanita 68-54 Friday night at Juanita High School.

Islander boys hammer Rebels | Prep boys basketball

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 3:51PM

Mercer Island boys basketball ran away from the Rebels in a 67-32 win Friday night at Juanita High School.

City planners want to hear from you

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 11:21AM

Public comments on commuter parking and the open space plan are encouraged.

Parking lot studies on hold

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Jan 28, 2015 at 10:44AM

Council to address other matters, including the comprehensive plan update and Town Center visioning process, before commuter parking.

Eastside FC U10 Red wins PacNW Winter Classic | Prep sports briefs

  • Jan 27, 2015 at 1:31PM

Three Island youngsters help Eastside FC U10 Red to tourney win; Braman to lead West squad in All-American game.

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