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City files lawsuit against Sound Transit regarding terms of 2017 Settlement Agreement

Council votes to proceed with litigation at Oct. 26 special meeting.

 

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Nov. 3 general election locked into MIHS students’ minds

Civics instructor guides them along the way.

 

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Kindergarten in-person learning target date moved to Dec. 2

‘This will allow us to proceed with caution,’ district superintendent said.

 

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Council to further discuss fire services at meeting

Talks of possibly contracting out services will be on the Nov. 2 docket.

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Marinello tees off indoor golf on the Island

He opens Mercer Island Golf Club this month.

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‘We’re really committed to helping them get through this’

Businesses and nonprofits benefit from CARES Act funding.

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Smith, Basler running for District 9 Congress seat

Republican challenger takes on Democrat incumbent.

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Heitner discusses ‘#Pandemic Parenting’ during presentation

Mercer Island Parent Edge holds virtual event.

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Youth Theatre Northwest returns to the spotlight

Katano and Swenson discuss hitting the stage in a pandemic.

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Five candidates running for Legislative District 41 seats

Ballots mailed to voters on Oct. 14.

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Mercer Island Florist connects with the community

Business has been finding new ways to thrive.

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Mercer Island’s Dondero turns 107 on 10/7

He visits with family at party and on Zoom calls.

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Beseckers reel in business idea to launch Premier Catch

They sell fresh seafood at pop-up shops.

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Community welcomes new MISD families at meeting

There were presentations galore at Oct. 1 virtual event.

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Volunteers are participating in small-scale restoration events

‘People care about the natural areas on Mercer Island.’

Mercer Island teen raises funds for laptops to aid Federal Way students

Youth shines with Holy Trinity Lutheran Church confirmation project.

City staff finalizes preliminary biennial budget

City manager presents it to council and community.

Parks maintenance staff reopens city’s 13 playgrounds

Play spots were closed for nearly six months.

‘This is one of those point-shift moments professionally’

New MIHS Principal Kelly discusses school leadership in the pandemic

Mercer Island Municipal Court is back in session

‘Sneeze guards,’ sanitizer and more are part of safety measures.