Raechel Dawson

Washington state auditor: More accountability audits needed for state agencies

Auditor’s office seeking $700,000 from Washington Legislature

Bellevue School District tackles education funding as property tax hike, levies loom

Bellevue property owners, along with all King County property owners, will see an increase in their property taxes next year. In an effort to fully… Continue reading

Woman injured Monday from downed tree in Bellevue

The tree crashed into her Honda Pilot on Interstate 90

Washington windstorm closes 3 schools, road in Bellevue

3,250 Bellevue residents experienced power outages Monday night

Bellevue School Board member Steve McConnell to step down

The resignation is effective Dec. 31

Late Bellevue resident’s ‘war hero’ past revealed

Nicknamed SOB Jones – SOB referring to “Smiley Old Bob,” — Robert F. Jones never spoke much of his time as an Army paratrooper during… Continue reading

Puerto Rican family in Bellevue after fleeing Hurricane Maria devastation, help needed

Community launches fundraiser to help family without car, work

Election results: Nieuwenhuis, Zahn, City Council and legislative incumbents take the lead in local races

The first wave of general election results were released at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Bellevue City Council In the Bellevue City Council race… Continue reading

Bellevue City Council candidates claim mailer is false attack from opponents | Update

Update: An earlier version of this article stated Nieuwenhuis didn’t respond to the allegation he and others were “running a slate.” That was incorrect. He… Continue reading

Bellevue High School students sue school district, WIAA over ‘racist’ football investigation

Bellevue High School students and a parent recently sued the Bellevue School District and Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) for alleged negligence and a violation… Continue reading

Former student shares how Bellevue’s Jubilee Reach provided help

Annual fundraiser is set for Nov. 11

First month of school shows uptick in youth suicide interventions at Bellevue schools

During the first month of this school year, the Bellevue School District reported 56 student suicide intervention plans, nine student hospitalizations and one death by… Continue reading

Science meets business at Bellevue-based Intellectual Ventures’ ISF Incubator

If there was ever an exciting time to be an inventor, it would be now. At least that’s what Bellevue-based Intellectual Ventures’ Vice President of… Continue reading

Forget leftovers, Gobble Up these artisanal goodies Nov. 25

It’s Thanksgiving weekend. Black Friday has come and gone. But instead of picking at cold turkey leftovers and hiding from shoppers, the makers of Urban… Continue reading

Bellevue business community receives update on East Link

Sound Transit officials wanted the Bellevue business community to know Tuesday morning they’re on time and on budget with the construction of East Link light… Continue reading

Bellevue resident talks life-changing outcome of India’s Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project

Vinceya used to live in a thatched house with dry coconut leaves and logs that acted as a roof. When it rained, water would seep… Continue reading

‘All voices heard’ at Bellevue School Board’s first community forum

With a goal of “all voices are heard,” the Bellevue School Board listened to parents about what’s working – and not working – in Bellevue… Continue reading

Netflix’s ‘The Confession Tapes’ takes viewers back to 1994 Bellevue homicide

Some may remember the triple homicide that shook Bellevue’s Somerset Hill in 1994. Others may have just learned about the crime through the recently released… Continue reading

Bellevue’s 365 by Whole Foods closes

Bellevue Square’s 365 by Whole Foods Market recently announced its closure. A representative of Whole Foods Market said the decision was made by company leadership… Continue reading

Bellevue City Council permanently bans safe injection sites for illegal drugs

The Bellevue City Council unanimously voted to permanently ban safe injection sites for illegal drugs at a council meeting Monday. The permanent ban will go… Continue reading