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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

Washington attorney general speaks at Sound Cities meeting

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson made a visit to Kenmore on…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Mercer Island to update sewer plan, stormwater code | City briefs

Council votes down parking app proposal In an attempt to solve the…

KMIH awarded as state’s top high school radio station

KMIH 88.9 The Bridge received the general excellence award as the top…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

High winds expected today on Mercer Island

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the Puget…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Two Mercer Island school champions compete in regional spelling bee

Ashley Garr and Gregory Chvany competed at the King/Snohomish County Regional Spelling…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Eastbound I-90 to close this weekend

This weekend, Interstate 90 detours return again with an eastbound closure, allowing…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

New Mercer Island city manager takes Fire Ops 101

After going through Fire Ops 101, Mercer Island City Manager Julie Underwood…