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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

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 Bellevue police K-9 hits the streets

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

  • 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

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 police arrest suspect for ‘intentionally ramming’ vehicles at dealership

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

  • Aug 14th, 2017

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…

Council passes emergency ordinance on shelter land use code

The Bellevue City Council unanimously approved an emergency ordinance that amended the…

‘Pyro’ caught with fire at bus shelter | Bellevue Police Blotter

July 31 Man caught with heroin: At 2:17 a.m. at the Newport…

  • Aug 9th, 2017

Suspect steals car from Bellevue dealership while police on scene

Bellevue police arrested a car thief with incredibly bad timing Wednesday morning,…

  • Aug 9th, 2017

Dealer on ‘Silk Road’ linked to overdose death of Bellevue man sentenced to 6 years

A U.S. District Court judge sentenced a ‘Silk Road’ drug dealer, who…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

LaFontaine named new regional publisher of Bellevue Reporter

Bringing his longtime passion for community journalism and digital savvy, Eric LaFontaine…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Bellevue City Council bans safe drug injection sites

Kemper Freeman development or saving addicts’ lives? That’s what one Newport Hills…

Bellevue City Council to consider ban on safe injection sites

Safe injection sites – areas that allow heroin users to shoot up…

Local Girl Scouts educate younger peers in Global Action Team

Menstruation. Child birth. Mental health. They are topics that many people are…

Immigrant Bellevue developer Dargey gets 4 years in prison for fraud

Lobsang Dargey’s remarkable journey, which began in poverty in Tibet and led…

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Man assaults coworker with metal bat | Bellevue Police Blotter

July 24 Lock up: An intoxicated suspect assaulted a man after trying…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

Environmental advocates call for Bellevue-based Puget Sound Energy’s closure of Montana coal plant

Bellevue was flushed with green on Monday. Several state environmental groups and…

Primary election results: Nieuwenhuis and Brown lead Bellevue City Council race

The first wave of primary election results were released at 8 p.m.…

Cut Up/Cut Out Exhibit rekindles ancient art form

Almost every day, people cut paper, or other materials, without much consideration…

Youngest hoarding specialist in nation takes on the Eastside

Erica DiMiele’s home is immaculate — everything in its place. Even her…

Arts festivals and movies in the park | Events this week in Bellevue

SATURDAY | 29 Bellevue Festival of the Arts: 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Northeast…

  • Jul 29th, 2017

Bellevue: Upcoming traffic and parking advisories for this weekend

Roads closed for art fairs July 28-30 Several streets downtown will close…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Little boy unharmed in unoccupied vehicle accident | Bellevue Police Blotter

July 17 Poor driving leads to drug bust: At 1:47 a.m. in…

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Bellevue police arrest more car prowl suspects

Bellevue police arrested two more in connection with a large scale car…

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Bellevue police searching for missing lady with dementia

Bellevue police are seeking community’s help to locate a woman who went…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Faith-based pregnancy centers must now post ‘This is not a health care facility’ sign

So many people showed up at the King County Board of Health…

Bellevue resident leads disaster response training

As chairman of the Safety Committee and Disaster Response Group for Pacific…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Bellevue police to participate in National Night Out

The Bellevue Police Department invites the community to celebrate National Night Out…

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Bellevue evaluating use of pedestrian crossing flags

City staff are evaluating the use of pedestrian crossing flags with a…

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Bellevue police arrest hitchhiker, prison escapee | Police Blotter

July 10 FLIGHT ATTEMPT THWARTED: At 1 p.m. in the 14500 block…

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Bellevue to pursue interlocal agreement with Wapato for jail services

The Bellevue City Council unanimously directed city staff at its July 10…

Burglary victim hides under bed sheets while Bellevue police pursue suspects

A burglary victim who was in her bed when she heard burglars…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Bellevue Downtown Movies in the Park, arts festival | Events This Week

SATURDAY | 22 Plant Propagation: 10:30 a.m.-12p.m., Master Gardener’s Urban Demonstration Garden,…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Bellevue School District breaks ground on first new neighborhood school in 40 years

Bellevue School District began a new chapter in its history on Wednesday…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

East King County Career Fair set for July 28 in Bellevue

The public is invited to attend the East King County Career Fair…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Detectives uncover car prowl ring linked to 150 incidents around the region

The Bellevue Police Department has arrested more than 10 people allegedly part…

GREAT WINE caters to customers’ unique palate

GREAT WINE Inc. CEO Danni Lin wants to help people discover their…

Family of Bellevue girl whose anti-bullying video went viral calls on school district to protect students

Bellevue community members and the family of a 9-year-old girl, whose anti-bullying…

Attempted burglar suspect crashes into Bellevue pot store

A white Honda sedan crashed through the wall of the BelMar marijuana…