Aaron Kunkler

Single-payer advocates push for health care reform

A growing number of voices on the left are campaigning for a profit-free health system.

A salmon. File photo

State Fish and Wildlife seeks $60 million in funding

The department is facing a $33 million shortfall and also hopes to secure future funding.

A salmon. File photo

Bake’s Place thriving in Bellevue

The restaurant and venue has been in downtown Bellevue for the last seven years.

Toll Brothers has applied for a rezone of the Newport Hills Shopping Center site to allow residential, retail and services. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Toll Bros withdraws Newport Hills rezone application

The company has withdrawn a proposal to rezone a shopping center in the south Bellevue neighborhood.

Toll Brothers has applied for a rezone of the Newport Hills Shopping Center site to allow residential, retail and services. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo
A video has surfaced which shows a trainer at Bothell’s Academy of Canine Behavior hitting a dog with a plastic bat.

Snohomish County: Claims of animal abuse against Bothell kennel not substantiated

A video showing a trainer using a plastic bat to train a dog was not animal abuse, county says.

A video has surfaced which shows a trainer at Bothell’s Academy of Canine Behavior hitting a dog with a plastic bat.

Air quality is worse in the west due to bigger wildfires

A study released last week shows air quality in much of the west is worsening.

Video of Bothell-based trainer hitting dog with bat prompts social media outrage

Kennel’s owners Jack and Colleen McDaniel said they have received hundreds of threats.

FogRose offers flash-frozen ice cream

The Bellevue shop makes custom orders of ice cream to-order.

Where’s the music on Seattle’s Eastside?

Venues struggle to cut mustard in the booming Seattle area’s outer edges.

Bellevue-based construction company has license suspended

Quality Construction stiffed workers for $142,500 while working on two public schools.

Fish culverts ruling will increase price tag for the state

The state will be on the line for $3.7 billion for fish culvert replacements.

Bike share, lanes coming to Bellevue this month

July is shaping up to be an exciting month for Bellevue bicyclists.

Barrier that protects Eastside water to be repaired

The barrier protects a pipeline that delivers water to various Eastside cities and Seattle.

Activists turn in carbon fee signatures for November ballot

The carbon fee I-1631 has gathered enough signatures to be placed on the November ballot.

Bellevue, Kirkland plan to bring self-driving vanpools to the Eastside

Following a federal grant application, the vans could hit the streets beginning next spring.

Bellevue Spring District development will add office, retail space

Pine Forest Properties is planning a new development which will add 889,000-square-feet of space.

The many hurdles from farm to table

From environmental regulations to expensive land, local farmers have a lot on their plate

Bellevue vet now offering stem-cell therapy for four-legged friends

Crossroads Vet offers the procedure that can treat a host of degenerative conditions

Downtown Bellevue/File photo

Housing is still a problem in America

A Harvard report shows the housing market is still hard on low and moderate income residents.

Downtown Bellevue/File photo

CitySurf pop-up pool could open this summer on Eastside

A Sammamish couple hopes to break ground on a permanent indoor surf facility later this year.