City commences water meter replacement project/ City Briefs

The city is embarking on a major project to replace all 7,900 water meters on the Island over the next...

February 7, 2023 1:30 pm
Volunteers gather for MLK Day restoration event

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Islanders gathered on Jan. 21 for an event at Luther Burbank Park…

February 2, 2023 3:30 pm
Eye care product linked to antibiotic-resistant infections

Washington State Department of Health and CDC encourage residents to stop using EzriCare Artificial Tears.

By Reporter Staff • February 1, 2023 2:00 pm
Radke will discuss ‘Overheated Language’ at Feb. 7 Rotary meeting

Bill Radke will discuss “Overheated Language: A Horrifying, Awesome, Tragic, Traumatic, Dystopian, Apocalyptic Nightmare!!!” at the Rotary Club of Mercer…

January 30, 2023 8:30 am
MIHS basketball squads continue 3A KingCo tourney play

In 3A KingCo tournament boys basketball action, Mercer Island defeated Juanita, 74-47, and lost to Liberty, 58-45, on Feb. 4…

February 7, 2023 1:30 pm
Islanders notch league swim and dive title

Mercer Island High School’s boys swim and dive team won the 3A KingCo championship meet on Feb. 4 at Newport…

February 6, 2023 9:00 am
Pair of MIHS wrestlers win 3A KingCo tourney titles

Mercer Island High School (MIHS) wrestlers Max Martin and Chase Warnick snagged 3A KingCo championship tournament individual titles on Feb….

February 5, 2023 6:30 pm





MIHS wrestlers win Relentless VII Tournament team title

The Mercer Island High School (MIHS) boys wrestling squad won the 17-team Relentless VII Tournament title on Jan. 27 at…

January 31, 2023 11:30 am
Islander wrestlers notch league dual team championship

With a pair of victories over Juanita and Lake Washington on Jan. 26, Mercer Island snagged the 3A KingCo dual…

January 27, 2023 9:30 am


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December 7, 2022 1:30 am
Former Bellevue Football program assistant coach Pat Jones is back with Book Three of his series <em>Did the Truth Even Matter? The Hammer Falls</em>. Sponsored
November 28, 2022 6:00 am
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October 24, 2022 6:00 am
Marianne Vivien, MS, LCGC, genetics counselor at Overlake Medical Center and Clinics. Genetics counseling can help patients take a proactive approach to cancer screening, as well as cardiogenetics and pre-conception/prenatal genetics. Sponsored
October 10, 2022 6:00 am

Mercer Islander’s old romance doubles as a brush with history | Opinion

By John Hamer, For the Reporter

January 24, 2023 10:30 am
Homeowner’s behavior toward waste worker is pure garbage | Livingston

I recently witnessed an interaction between a homeowner trying to deal with having his green bin container picked up by…

By Keith Livingston • January 20, 2023 5:05 am