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Mumps outbreak spreads to Bellevue

The recent mumps outbreak has spread to Bellevue, health department officials announced…

Bellevue College and LifeWire educate students and faculty on domestic abuse

What is domestic abuse? Is it exclusively physical violence? Is it considered…

Man charges at cops, taken down by police K9 | Bellevue Police Blotter Dec. 4-10

Dec. 5 Food to go no-go: A woman who had previously been…

Wang guilty of killing Bellevue prostitute, setting Bellevue apartment on fire

Former Newcastle resident Song Wang was found guilty of robbing and killing…

Inslee unveils plan to fully fund education with $5B in new and higher taxes

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee unveiled a $46.7 billion budget proposal Wednesday…

Bellevue School Board approves anti-discrimination resolution | Parents, students call for stronger response

The Bellevue School Board passed a resolution Tuesday reaffirming the district’s stance…

At 100, Virginia Brehm remembers the Eastside and Bellevue as farm communities

Tucked away on an isolated street, down an overgrown driveway not far…

Bellevue council passes balanced $1.5 billion budget

Last week the Bellevue City Council voted unanimously to pass its 2017-18…

Bellevue dentist and NFL teams help grant man his last wish

It was a snowstorm Josh McCall — and those who know him…

Jackson sentenced to life in prison for Bellevue woman’s death

The man who killed his fiance in a hit-and-run while he should…

Bellevue marijuana retailer caught selling to minors

A Bellevue recreational marijuana business was caught selling pot to a minor,…

Searching for the little red fish in local streams

By Celeste Gracey Special to the Reporter The student braces himself with…

  • Dec 9th, 2016

Chimney condos fire victims burglarized | Bellevue Police Blotter Nov. 28 – Dec. 4

Nov. 28 Affair fight: A woman was arrested for punching her friend…

Bellevue Deputy Fire Chief LaFave retires after 36 years with city

While watching the flames leap up from the Chimneys condominium during October’s…

Bacani convicted of February 2015 Bellevue apartment murder

A Seattle transient was convicted of his third strike this week for…

UPDATE: Missing Bellevue hiker found

Authorities have located a missing Bellevue man who did not return home…

  • Dec 8th, 2016

Tweet about Bellevue dog goes viral

Update: The Jack Russell Terrier-Chihuahua mix found by police late last month…

Sound Transit preps for major Bellevue work

Sound Transit crews continue to prepare the south tunnel portal site at…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Judge dismisses Bellevue football lawsuit

A lawsuit filed by angered parents and members of the Bellevue football…

Photos | Bellevue Fire promotes new officials

The Bellevue Fire Department welcomed a new deputy chief, battalion chief and…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

Travelers: Prepare for cold weather and possible snow, King County advises

As the Puget Sound region braces for its first winter cold snap,…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

City food and toy drive low on donations

All nine Bellevue fire stations are accepting food and toys for Bellevue…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

Bellevue teen national champ in artistic competitive roller skating

The teens have learned to be patient with peers as they describe…

Bellevue mayor participates in regional transportation summit in Issaquah

State, county and city elected officials from east King County gathered with…

Bellevue Boy Scouts’ Christmas tree lot open through Dec. 18

The holiday season officially arrived, as the boys in Boy Scout Troop…

  • Dec 3rd, 2016

From Snowflake Lane to Garden D’Lights | Holiday happenings in Bellevue

Snowflake Lane: 7 p.m. through Dec. 24 at the Bellevue Collection on…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Chamber and HeR team up for Bellevue preschoolers

The Bellevue Chamber of Commerce and HeR Interactive, a Bellevue-based award-winning game…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Driver ‘brakes’ into building | Bellevue Police Blotter Nov. 14-26

Nov. 14 Squatter trespassed: The police received a call about a man…

County braces for less funding, more homelessness under President Trump

Under the Trump administration, King County can expect less federal funding for…

Mustachioed men at Bellevue’s Tavern Hall to shine light on men’s health issues

Dozens of Bellevue and Seattle men (and women) raised money for men’s…

Post-election, deportation concerns addressed by Bellevue police, school district and nonprofits

In the wake of the presidential election results, some Eastside residents have…

Police release data regarding Eastgate homeless shelter

As the city moves forward with its public input process regarding the…

State Patrol uncovers dozens of stolen items

Washington State Patrol (WSP) auto theft detectives are seeking anyone that recognizes…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Bellevue couple allegedly robbed, held at gunpoint three times

A Bellevue couple was allegedly robbed and held at gunpoint not once,…

Final Bellevue budget requests include Grand Connection and ballet support

As the Bellevue City Council prepares to approve its 2017-2018 budget, tweaking…

Bellevue alum motivated by AIDS’ impact on family to educate others

Tsion Affman doesn’t remember exactly when she learned about HIV, AIDS and…

Update: No further cases of potential flesh-eating bacteria found in Bellevue

A women who reportedly contracted a potentially fatal bacterial infection from an…

No one injured when flare erupts at Bellevue Goodwill

No one was injured when a flare gun that had mistakenly been…

Fight over Bellevue firefighter’s benefits goes to Supreme Court

The fight between two former Bellevue firefighters with cancer and the city…

Renton man arrested for drive-by shooting in Bellevue

A 22-year-old Renton man has been charged with a drive-by shooting in…

Despite overcrowding, overstaffing, Bellevue School District enrollment estimates ‘right on’

Though an “anomaly” led to overcrowding in some schools, overstaffing in others…

John Howie hosts 14th Thanksgiving feats for underprivileged

This Thanksgiving will mark the 14th year that Chef John Howie will…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016

Bellevue sex-solicitation group members sentenced to community service

Two men arrested in the sex-solicitation bust conducted by local and federal…

Bellevue School District invites public to superintendent search forums

The Bellevue School Board is in the process of searching for the…

  • Nov 21st, 2016

Kemper Freeman, Jr. donates to Bellevue Arts Museum

The Bellevue Arts Museum received twin donations from Bellevue real estate developer…

  • Nov 21st, 2016

Bellevue works to design smart city dashboard to monitor data

The city of Bellevue is working to design a “dashboard” to help…

EverGreen Gift Market opens Saturday, Nov. 19

Being green is easy at the EverGreen Holiday Gift Market. This one-day…

  • Nov 18th, 2016

Mother who abducted two Bellevue boys, fled to Mexico sentenced to 13 months in prison

The mother who abducted two Bellevue boys and fled with them to…

Cops called when man tries to stab roommate | Bellevue Police Blotter Nov. 7-14

Nov. 7 Horrible high: Two males smoked marijuana for the first time…

Bellevue Reporter announces fall poetry contest winners

The Reporter recently launched its first-ever fall poetry contest with the theme…

  • Nov 17th, 2016