Andy Nystrom


Smith, Basler running for District 9 Congress seat

Republican challenger takes on Democrat incumbent.


The Seattle Mariners honored Ed Pepple, who threw out the first pitch at a game after he retired. Seattle Mariners Twitter

Legendary Mercer Island basketball coach Ed Pepple dies at age 88

Led Islanders to four state titles.


Pictured is the Mercer Island East Link Light Rail project earlier this year. Courtesy of the city of Mercer Island

City of Mercer Island prepares to take legal action against Sound Transit

Council says city has reached an impasse with agency on Bus/Rail Interchange design.


Customers buying high volume of products at cannabis shops

Retail establishments get the green light to remain open during COVID-19 pandemic.

Nationals’ Voth notches first big-league win against Mets

Former Kentwood, UW star tosses five scoreless innings, allowing one hit in MLB start

World Cup may be coming to Seattle in 2026

The United Bid that won out names Seattle as one of 23 potential host city candidates.