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Mercer Island School District celebrates Teachers, Support Staff of the Year

The Mercer Island School District honored its Teachers and Support Staff of…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

41st district legislators talk education, taxes, Trump with Mercer Island Chamber

State Sen. Lisa Wellman, Rep. Judy Clibborn and Rep. Tana Senn spoke…

Mercer Island man missing, believed dead after fall through snow at Aasgard Pass

A glissading accident likely claimed the life of a 19-year old Mercer…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

City of Mercer Island encourages residents to report traffic with hashtag #MICommute | City briefs

City encourages residents to report traffic with hashtag #MICommute The city of…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

I-90 center lanes closed as of June 4 for light rail construction

The Interstate 90 center lanes closed on June 4. Mercer Island commuters…

Two Mercer Island students selected for prestigious fellowship

Sam Bailey and Katy Spencer, both juniors at Mercer Island High School,…

  • Jun 5th, 2017

National Charity League celebrates graduating class in Mercer Island

National Charity League, Inc. Evergreen Chapter, Mercer Island, celebrated the graduating class…

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Mercer Islanders win Eastside Republican Club scholarships

The Eastside Republican Club announced the winners of its 2017 Scholarship Essay…

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Mercer Island School District honors PTA Council for community service

The Mercer Island PTA Council was honored for community service by the…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Mercer Island, Sound Transit agree on tentative $10 million settlement

Following a six and a half hour executive session and back and…

Kirkland student with brain cancer is 2017 Sparrow at Mercer Island school

Kirkland resident Mason Gordon was diagnosed with brain cancer at age 7…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Mercer Island Rotary announces May students of the month

Mercer Island High School seniors Bryan Zhao and Sophie Zink were named…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Islanders report bike, mail and identity theft | Police Blotter

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

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Mercer Island biotechnology students earn awards at Student Bio Expo

Mercer Island High School biotechnology students earned several awards for their outstanding…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Regional field infill debate reflected in Mercer Island

Parents turned out in force for the Bellevue School Board’s May 16…

Mercer Island veteran takes Honor Flight for ‘one last mission’

A national nonprofit made a difference in the lives of local veterans…

Mercer Island city manager posts I-90 update | City briefs

Start letterboxing and celebrate National Trails Day on June 3 Celebrate the…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

I-90 express lanes close this weekend for final overnight detours

Over the weekend of June 3 and 4, the Washington State Department…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Mercer Island Boy Scouts earn Eagle awards

Four Boy Scouts from Troop 457 received their Eagle awards at a…

  • May 30th, 2017

Mercer Island community shuttle to be extended another two years

In partnership with the city of Mercer Island, King County Metro debuted…

  • May 26th, 2017