Ashley Hiruko

Mayor John Marchione was among many community members to place their handprints in the wet cement below the new sign at the Muslim Association of Puget Sound in Redmond after the mosque’s old sign was vandalized in 2016. File photo

Examining hate crimes on the Eastside

The Anti-Defamation League has been tracking hate-fueled crimes and incidents to paint a picture of trends in communities.

 

The graph shows an incline in the number of violent crimes in Bellevue. Graphic courtesy of Bellevue Police Department

Violent crimes on the rise in Bellevue

About 132 instances per 100,000 population reported in 2018.

 

Huawei pleads not guilty to stolen trade secret charges

Trial is set for March, 2020.

 

Chief Hagen and Firefighter Williams accept nearly $2,000 in donations made at the till. $6,000 was raised in total at Nordstrom. Photo courtesy of Bellevue Fire Department.

For Bellevue firefighters, cancer fundraising hits close to home

Responders are fourth on team fundraising chart.

Chief Hagen and Firefighter Williams accept nearly $2,000 in donations made at the till. $6,000 was raised in total at Nordstrom. Photo courtesy of Bellevue Fire Department.
Primrose School of West Bellevue saw a second location in Washington open in 2018. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Parents are feeling the pinch of child care costs

A King County report charts ways the county could reduce child care costs and boost access.

Primrose School of West Bellevue saw a second location in Washington open in 2018. Madison Miller/staff photo.
The trash situation at a Redmond apartment complex remained overflowing in the afternoon on Tuesday, Feb. 19, after a series of snowstorms hit the region in February. Corey Morris/staff photo

Garbage service resumes on Eastside, after weeks without collection

Snow disrupted service on the Eastside.

The trash situation at a Redmond apartment complex remained overflowing in the afternoon on Tuesday, Feb. 19, after a series of snowstorms hit the region in February. Corey Morris/staff photo

President’s emergency declaration sparks immediate legal backlash

Attorney General Bob Ferguson said his team will sue the White House if federal funds originally intended for Washington state are interrupted.

A plow removes snow from the Reporter’s parking lot in Factoria on Monday, Feb. 11. Ashley Hiruko/Staff photo

One of the ‘snowiest’ months on record for King County

Citizens fled to stores to stock up on needed supplies; City staff worked to keep roads clear.

A plow removes snow from the Reporter’s parking lot in Factoria on Monday, Feb. 11. Ashley Hiruko/Staff photo
Infant with measles. Photo courtesy of Washington State Department of Health/Centers for Disease Control

Mandatory MMR vaccine a possibility in Washington state

Measles outbreak slows as four new cases are confirmed in Oregon.

Infant with measles. Photo courtesy of Washington State Department of Health/Centers for Disease Control
Sunset in Bellevue on Monday, Feb. 4, after the region was blanketed in snowfall. Photo courtesy of Brook A. Rose

Snow hits lowland areas of King County

More snow could fall Friday evening.

Sunset in Bellevue on Monday, Feb. 4, after the region was blanketed in snowfall. Photo courtesy of Brook A. Rose

Seattle man sentenced to one year in prison for smuggling firearms into Iraq

Co-conspirator Bellevue man to be sentenced in March.

Chinese tech company Huawei charged with stealing secrets from T-Mobile

Alleged crimes took place at phone company’s Bellevue lab.

Newport High School vandalized | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Jan. 14-18.

Measles outbreak puts Washington under State of Emergency

Thirty-five cases have been confirmed statewide.

One resident displaced after Brittany House Apartment fire

Fire crews rescue another from balcony during Tuesday incident.

Local franchises agree to AG Fergusons’ no-poach commitment

Jersey Mike’s is the target of AG’s only lawsuit around the practice.

Dressed for success: newspaper attire | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Jan. 8 - 13.

Parents killed over plan to sell family home

New details released by KCSO give potential motive for Sammamish murder-suicide.

A flyer lays outside a Bellevue home on Tuesday. Ashley Hiruko/ staff photo

More neo-nazi flyers appear in Bellevue

This time the Phantom Lake neighborhood is hit.

A flyer lays outside a Bellevue home on Tuesday. Ashley Hiruko/ staff photo
Mical Roberts is wanted by authorities for a November murder. Photo courtesy of King County Sheriff’s Office

Search continues for Seattle murder suspect on Eastside

Suspect considered ‘armed and dangerous.’

Mical Roberts is wanted by authorities for a November murder. Photo courtesy of King County Sheriff’s Office