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Mercer Island city manager to hold light rail listening session on Jan. 19

The city of Mercer Island had originally planned its light rail open…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

 

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Mostly Music in the Park issues call for musicians

Performing artists are needed for the 2017 Mercer Island Art Council’s Mostly…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

 

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Mercer Island School Board reorganizes; selects David D’Souza as new president

The Mercer Island School Board of Directors is continuing its work in…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

 

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Mercer Island car prowler steals GPS and camera lens, leaves two cookies behind | Police Blotter

The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in…

  • Jan 18th, 2017
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Dr. Gary Plano announces plans to depart as Mercer Island superintendent on June 30

In a message sent to Mercer Island families, staff and community members…

  • Jan 18th, 2017
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Islanders petition council to fight for I-90 mobility

As the closure of the Interstate 90 center roadway express lanes looms…

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Mercer Island urges lawmakers to extend existing levy limits

With Mercer Island standing to lose $1.8 million in local dollars in…

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Kindergarten registration for 2017-18 school year opens soon

Mercer Island School District will begin accepting kindergarten registrations for the 2017-18…

  • Jan 17th, 2017
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Mercer Island City Council to consider two code changes

At its Jan. 3 meeting, the Mercer Island City Council took initial…

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Blue Friday | City of Mercer Island employees show Seahawk pride

City of Mercer Island employees showed their Seahawk pride on Jan. 5…

  • Jan 13th, 2017
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Islander Lisa Wellman sworn into office to represent 41st District

State Sen. Lisa Wellman, D-Mercer Island, was sworn into office to represent…

  • Jan 13th, 2017
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Mercer Island High School to present ‘Big Love’ as winter play

The Mercer Island High School drama department will present its winter play…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Application period for Stanley Ann Dunham Scholarship opens Jan. 15

The application period for Stanley Ann Dunham Scholarship is now open to…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Mercer Island broadcasting students named as finalists for national awards

Seven Mercer Island High School broadcasting students have been named as finalists…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Eastbound I-90 to close this weekend | City briefs

Eastbound I-90 to close this weekend Interstate 90 detours return again with…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
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King County Sheriff comes to town | John Urquhart discusses policing perceptions with Mercer Island Chamber

King County Sheriff John Urquhart visited the Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce…

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‘Cyclemates Bike’ launches fundraising effort for new sculpture in Mercer Island

Each summer between 1969 and 1993, Mercer Island teacher Fran Call organized…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
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Suspect steals drone from Mercer Island store | Police Blotter

The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
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Eastside legislators talk taxes, tolls at chamber breakfast

While a thousand little things are on the minds of Washington state…

  • Jan 10th, 2017
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Wastewater overflows into Lake Washington in Mercer Island during power outage

Sewer utility crews responded Sunday morning to an overflow from King County’s…

  • Jan 9th, 2017
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