Seattle Children’s discovers lapse in sterilization at Bellevue clinic | Patients may need to be tested for Hep. B, C, HIV

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Aug 27, 2015 at 10:51AM

Seattle Children's Hospital is working with the state health department and the Centers for Disease Control after it was revealed that the required procedures for cleaning and sterilizing surgical instruments at the hospital's Bellevue Clinic and Surgery Center were not always followed.


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Northeast 8th Street collision sends eight to hospital

  • Today at 4:01PM

Shortly before 11:48 a.m., when Bellevue police and fire units responded, a silver sedan traveling westbound crossed into oncoming traffic and collided with two vehicles.

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Pioneers of craft

  • Today at 2:38PM

In the Realm of Nature, Bellevue Arts Museum’s latest exhibit on loan from San Diego’s Mingei International Museum, explores the careers of Kay Sekimachi and the late Bob Stocksdale through the decades.

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10 percent water cutbacks met, reduction still encouraged

  • Today at 11:59AM

Regionally, cities from Tacoma to Everett met the collective goal of reducing water use by 10 percent, according to a Cascade Water Alliance press release Wednesday.

Crews place last major section of new 520 bridge | Opening slated for spring 2016

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 10:00AM

Construction crews installed the last major section of the 520 bridge on Monday, Aug. 24, one of 776 precast, interlocking roadway deck sections that will make up the new 7,710-foot-long bridge, making it the longest floating highway in the world.

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