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Second-round chief finalists share policing strategies

Bellevue police chief finalists met with the media and public Thursday: Gary Yamashiroya (top left) division commander for the Chicago Police; Chuck Miiler (top right) assistant chief of police in Phoenix; Stephen Mylett (bottom left) chief of police in Southlake, Texas; and Drew Tracy, retired assistant chief for the Montgomery County Police Department. - Brandon Macz
  • Feb 27, 2015 at 1:44PM

Bellevue City Manager Brad Miyake said he plans to move quickly in making his decision as to which of the four police chief finalists selected by an independent recruiter will wear the badge.

 

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UPDATED: Interlake High School closes over rumored shooting threat

  • Feb 27, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 1:22PM

Interlake High School was shut down Friday after police responded to the school following rumors, posted on Facebook, of a shooting planned there. Students were led out of the building classroom by classroom.

Application filed to demolish Enatai Elementary

  • Feb 27, 2015 at 1:00PM

The Bellevue School District filed its application to demolish the current Enatai Elementary School in order to build the proposed 93,849-square-foot two-story facility.

Bellevue Councilmember Stokes to seek re-election

  • Feb 27, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 11:24AM

Bellevue City Councilmember John Stokes announced Wednesday he will run for reelection this year, with endorsements from fellow councilmembers John Chelminiak and Lynne Robinson, as well as Mayor Claudia Balducci.

Farewell, Mr. Groshart! | Reporter editor retires after 28 years on Eastside

  • Feb 27, 2015 at 11:00AM

After countless news briefs, editorials and meetings, Craig Groshart said it was time to hang up his reporter pad and red editor’s pen, announcing his retirement. Today marks the end of an era, but the beginning of a new chapter for the staple of community news on the Eastside.

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