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South Bellevue Park and Ride to close May 30

The South Bellevue Park and Ride is schedule to close May 30…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

 

Juried art exhibit opens at Mercer Gallery

The multi-medium, 67th Annual Juried Art Exhibit “Brush Strokes from the Soul”…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

 

Mercer Island city operations to run exclusively on wind power starting in 2019

As part of its Earth Month activities, on April 19 the city…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

 

Westbound I-90 to close this weekend

This weekend, Interstate 90 detours return again with a westbound closure, allowing…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Mercer Island businesses to host Earth Day recycling event | Business briefs

Businesses to host recycling event on Earth Day Mary Lee and Associates…

Two MIHS sophomores organize coding competition

Mercer Island High School sophomores Alan Bi and Chris Elliott independently organized…

Seven car prowls reported in one day in Mercer Island | Police Blotter

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

  • Apr 19th, 2017

I-90 lawsuit results in setback for Mercer Island

In an April 7 King County Superior Court hearing, Judge Beth Andrus…

Mercer Island School District posts update on superintendent search

With the announcement of Dr. Gary Plano’s departure on June 30, the…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Clibborn receives transportation group’s ‘Woman of the Year’ award

On March 28, the Puget Sound Chapter of the Women in Transportation…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Mercer Island City Council, School Board to meet April 20 | City briefs

Council approves crosswalk at 32nd Street on Island Crest Way At its…

MIHS Band food drive collects over 6 tons of items

Mercer Island High School Band students collected more than six tons, or…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

King County Library director resigns after code of conduct violation

Gary Wasdin, director of the King County Library System (KCLS) since January…

  • Apr 13th, 2017

MIHS Robotics Club wins regional competition

The Mercer Island High School Robotics club was part of the winning…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Transportation reports identify no new impacts, loss of mobility to Mercer Island

On April 5, the city of Mercer Island was notified that Sound…

King County Prosecutor discusses criminal justice reforms with Mercer Island Chamber

At their April 6 meeting, Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce members learned…

Joy Langley announces campaign for Mercer Island City Council

Citing a need to work in collaboration with regional regulators and decision…

Mercer Island cops crack down on distracted driving

“U Text, U Drive, U Pay” is the message the Washington Traffic…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Islanders report car prowls, burglaries, fraud | Police Blotter

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

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Mercer Island teams qualify for Destination Imagination global finals

Three Mercer Island teams have qualified for the global Destination Imagination event…

  • Apr 11th, 2017