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Police, SWAT arrest Bellevue man with gun powder after preparing for neighborhood evacuation

A Bellevue man who was recently released from a two-week involuntary committal…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

 

Swastika, KKK graffiti marked in Bellevue | Bellevue Police Blotter

Sept. 4 Shopping cart fire at park: At 7:38 a.m. in the…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

 

Eastside Bike Share Vendor Fair Sept. 27

The city of Bellevue is exploring the public’s interest in privately run…

  • Sep 14th, 2017

 

Eastside mayors talk affordable housing, opioid epidemic and other challenges

Some might think traffic would be the focal point in a discussion…

Bellevue students protected as federal government seeks end of DACA

Dreamers are welcome at Bellevue schools, officials said last week. Following the…

Bellevue police arrest 4 in purse theft

Bellevue police arrested four suspected purse thieves on Monday. The theft occurred…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

King County Council discusses changes to Metro rates

An ordinance that would simplify Metro bus fares in the county was…

Bellevue Breakfast Rotary Club donates $20,000 to Kindering

The Bellevue Breakfast Rotary Club donated $20,000 to Kindering Friday morning. Kindering…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Bellevue is plugged in to National Drive Electric Week with Sept. 11 event

The public is invited to celebrate the benefits of plug-in electric vehicles…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Bellevue arts, businesses and civic leaders invited to Creative Edge workshop

Bellevue city staff presented a report on “Creative Edge” at the Bellevue…

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Bellevue City Council to adopt updated downtown land use code as early as October

The Bellevue City Council held its fourth study session on the Downtown…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Two Bellevue High School students charged with burglary

Prosecutors recently charged two Bellevue High School students with burglary, among other…

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Bellevue girl’s anti-bully video sparks Backdown Bully movement

This time last year, Nasir Andrews was beginning third grade at Ardmore…

Tip leads to large-scale marijuana grow bust in Newcastle

Tip leads to large-scale marijuana grow op

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Woman arrested after assaulting elderly mother | Bellevue Police Blotter

The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Police arrest suspects who made racial slurs, assaulted man | Bellevue Police Blotter

The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Bellevue-based Seattle Humane animal shelter to accept 47 more pets from Texas

Seattle Humane is taking in 47 more pets, mostly cats, from animal…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Bellevue police searching for 16-year-old suspect in car theft

Bellevue police blocked off roads in Downtown Bellevue Tuesday as they searched…

Bellevue High School football coaches, parents, students criticize school board over PERC ruling

Following news that the Public Employment Relations Commission found the Bellevue School…

City imposes traffic restrictions in west Bellevue during East Link construction

With East Link light rail construction on Bellevue Way and 112th Avenue…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Regional wildfire smoke smell and ash reach the Eastside

Regional wildfires such as the Jolly Mountain and Norse Peak fires paired…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Bellevue police arrest more than 100 in undercover prostitution sting

Investigators with the Bellevue Police Department and the King County Sheriff’s Office…

  • Sep 2nd, 2017

Bellevue’s fire chief to retire at end of September

After more than 38 years of dedicated service to the fire service…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

City of Bellevue to preview proposed Northeast Bellevue neighborhood enhancement projects

Northeast Bellevue residents will have the opportunity to preview Neighborhood Enhancement Program…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Bellevue School Board adopts $301.5 million budget

The Bellevue School District’s Board approved a $301.5 million budget for the…

Bellevue-based Seattle Humane animal shelter receives first truckload of dogs affected by Texas hurricane

The Seattle Humane animal shelter, located in Bellevue, received two truckloads of…

Bellevue restaurant owner pleads guilty in first-of-its-kind criminal sales tax case

A Bellevue restaurant owner pleaded guilty Wednesday in a criminal tax theft…

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Bellevue woman killed by semi truck on State Route 202

A Bellevue woman was killed near Redmond Tuesday afternoon. According to Washington…

Bellevue students back on the road Thursday for first day of school

Students in the Bellevue School District head back to class on Thursday,…

  • Aug 30th, 2017

Measure to ban county funds for injection sites will appear on February ballot

An initiative known as I-27, which would ban King County resources from…

New pathway makes it easier for Bellevue College nursing students to get their BSN

Nursing students choosing to continue their studies beyond the associate degree level…

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Landowner proposes Washington Technology University campus in Bellevue

A North Bend landowner is seeking to create a Washington Technology University…

  • Aug 26th, 2017

Bellevue High School to appeal WIAA ban on football post-season play

The Bellevue School District recently announced they will back Bellevue High School’s…

Swastika graffiti found near bus stop | Bellevue Police Blotter

Aug. 14 Don’t falsely snitch on your auntie: At 12:03 p.m. in…

  • Aug 24th, 2017

New Bellevue police K-9 hits the streets

After over 500 hours of training, the Bellevue Police Department’s newest four-legged…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Annual Arts in the Garden Festival at the Bellevue Botanical Garden set for this weekend

“Arts in the Garden” is a free, outdoor art show featuring garden…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

New center at Bellevue middle school to give students better access to health

An International Community Health Services clinic offered in partnership with Youth Eastside…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Hall named director of marketing and community development at Bellevue College

Bellevue College has named Katherine Hall as the new director of marketing…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Bellevue-based Aegis Living buys Dargey property for $10.1M

Bellevue-based senior living company Aegis Living purchased the former Lobsang Dargey property…

Traffic alert: State Route 520 to close Aug. 25-28

Crews will close the State Route 520 floating bridge next weekend, Aug.…

  • Aug 21st, 2017

King County Council acts to prevent county use of private prisons

The Metropolitan King County Council recently approved legislation introduced by Councilmember Dave…

  • Aug 21st, 2017

Bellevue School Board to vote on $301.5 million budget for 2017-18

The Bellevue School District’s Board is expected to “fix and adopt” a…

Bellevue investment advisor sentenced to 9 years for fraud

A long-time Bellevue investment advisor was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Eastside residents pay tribute to Charlottesville victims

Over the weekend, the images of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia shocked and…

Ahmed Hanafy receives scholarship from Washington University in St. Louis

Ahmed Hanafy of Bellevue was named an Annika Rodriguez Scholar at Washington…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Seattle police catch serial Bellevue burglar | Bellevue Police Blotter

Aug. 7 Pole dancing gone wrong: At 1:05 a.m. in the 3800…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Bellevue police arrest suspect for ‘intentionally ramming’ vehicles at dealership

A suspect is in custody after intentionally ramming his vehicle into two…

  • Aug 14th, 2017

Norovirus-like illness affects more than 15 campers at Bellevue’s Sambica summer camp| Update

King County Public Health recently reported an outbreak of a norovirus-like illness…

Bellevue commercial building suffers $10,000 in damages from roof fire

The Bellevue Fire Department responded to two fires over the weekend. The…

Bellevue’s Puget Sound Energy chooses existing corridor for Energize Eastside

Puget Sound Energy officials recently announced they’ll keep their existing corridor for…