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Clyde Hill takes stand on Trump executive order

In a show of solidarity with nearby cities and the state, the…

Illegal marijuana growing operation uncovered during Bellevue house fire

Firefighters battling a house fire in the Woodridge neighborhood Tuesday morning uncovered…

Bellevue businesses showcase at Seattle home show

Tiny homes are big, pools and spas are now digital and the…

  • Feb 18th, 2017

Council roundup: City moves to deny EBCC appeals funding

The Bellevue City Council voted 4-2 Monday night to put a resolution…

Japanese library finds new home at Jubilee REACH

Jubilee REACH broke ground this week on a new Japanese library on…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Bellevue police bust drug house near Ardmore Elementary

A home less than a quarter mile from a Bellevue elementary school…

King County organizations combat apartment evictions that lead to homelessness

Editor’s note: This is the final part of the Reporter’s five-part series…

Bellevue middle schoolers win regional science bowl

Odle Middle School students Neil Chowdhury, Mahathi Mangipudi, David Lee, Daniel Sun…

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Council interviews eight finalists for council position

With eight finalists to look over, the Bellevue City Council has a…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Bellevue College approves extensive master plan

The Bellevue College Board of Trustees voted Friday to approve a master…

King County Council approved Eastside Rail Corridor master plan

The Metropolitan King County Council passed the Eastside Rail Corridor’s Trail Master…

Bellevue couple of 50+ years reflects on early romance, secret to long-lasting love

Dennis Nobis was stationed at the U.S. Airforce Hospital Station in Osan…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Motorcyclist dead and passenger critically injured after Bellevue crash

A female motorcycle passenger is battling life-threatening injuries after a single vehicle…

Bellevue Brewing Company to open second location

The former Issaquah Staples building, which has been sitting empty since the…

Restaurant employees take down violent drug user | Bellevue Police Blotter Jan. 31 – Feb. 5

Jan. 31 Erratic drunk driver: Citizens reported a Toyota Prius missing its…

Supreme Court decides in favor of Bellevue firefighters in skin cancer case

The Washington Supreme Court moved this week in favor of two Bellevue…

Issaquah shelter gives refuge to women, children escaping domestic violence

Editor’s Note: The woman featured in this story is a victim of…

Appeals court upholds block on Trump’s immigration ban

The United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, comprised of…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Westbound I-90 reduced to one lane between Bellevue and Seattle this weekend

Beginning at 11 p.m. tomorrow, Feb. 10, westbound Interstate 90 will be…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

King County reaches milestone in fight against HIV/AIDS

According to a press release from King County Public Health, King County…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Bellevue’s black and Hispanic students still less likely to graduate, go to college

Approximately 10 percent of Bellevue School District seniors have historically failed to…

Appeals court overturns ruling on Puget Sound Energy project in Bellevue

A recent reversal in King County Superior Court means that — pending…

Close to 2,000 Bellevue buildings still without power

Approximately 2,000 households are still without power following Sunday’s snowstorm. Homes throughout…

Bellevue City Council narrows down finalists for vacant council position

In a weather-shortened City Council meeting on Monday night, the council revealed…

Woman found running naked in Eastgate | Bellevue Police Blotter Jan. 23-30

Jan. 23 Armed robbery: The victim was walking from her car in…

Bellevue schools cancelled again Tuesday

School was cancelled again Tuesday due to icy road conditions in Bellevue.…

  • Feb 7th, 2017

East Bellevue homes told to boil water until further notice

More than 200 residents near Northeast Second Place and 172nd Place Northeast…

Boil water advisory lifted for 200 Bellevue residents

A boil water advisory for 200 Bellevue residents has been lifted. Residents…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

‘No one is above the law’: Seattle federal judge puts Trump’s immigration order on ice

A federal judge in Seattle today put President Donald Trump’s executive order…

State challenging Trump’s immigration order

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced Monday that he is challenging President…

Dealer on ‘Silk Road’ website pleads guilty; heroin linked to overdose death of Bellevue man

A 47-year-old Chicago man pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court in…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

Overlake, Evergreen collaboration will help with health care costs

Two heads are better than one. The Eastside’s two major hospitals are…

Newcastle faces crossroads in city funding

After causing a bit of a furor a few weeks ago with…

Molestation case against former Bellevue Christian teacher dropped

The case against a former Bellevue Christian teacher who was alleged to…

School funding lawsuit against Bellevue and other districts dismissed

The lawsuit against Bellevue and six other school districts over their use…

Woman escapes attempted assault in Goldsmith Park | Bellevue Police Blotter Jan. 16-22

Jan. 16 Too friendly to females: A male in his 40s contacted…

Bellevue committed to inclusion following Trump’s executive order on sanctuary cities

Despite an executive order threatening the withdrawal of federal funds and other…

Bellevue Tateuchi Center executive director retiring

John Haynes, executive director of the Tateuchi Center (the Performing Arts Center…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Gov. Inslee discusses education, science and Trump with media

On Inauguration Day for the nation’s new president, recently re-elected Washington Gov.…

Islamic Center of Eastside to hold fundraiser to rebuild mosque

The Islamic Center of Eastside (Bellevue Masjid) will host a fundraiser to…

  • Jan 26th, 2017

Proposed $500M plan would double Bellevue College’s square footage

Bellevue College’s campus could more than double in size over the next…

Police crack largest burglary ring case in Bellevue’s history

A prolific burglary ring that targeted expensive King County homes and stole…

Applications to fill vacancy on Bellevue City Council due Feb. 2

Residents who have an interest in local government and serving their community…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Vows to end I-405 tolls: Was it all just campaign talk?

Eliminating the express toll lanes on I-405 was a popular pledge of…

Former Bellevue massage therapist sentenced to prison for groping clients

A Bellevue massage therapist who admitted to assaulting three clients was sentenced…

Wang sentenced to 35 years in prison for 2015 Bellevue murder and arson

The man who robbed and murdered a prostitute before setting fire to…

Hundreds of locals to bus to Women’s March on Seattle

A group of local women has organized an assembly of hundreds of…

PHOTOS | Eastside residents vow not to be silenced at Women’s March

Hundreds of men, women and children filled 19 charter buses leaving from…

Homeless men living on the street share their stories

Editor’s Note: The Reporter spoke with these two homeless men in Bothell…

  • Jan 23rd, 2017

Council considers proposal to close street to make way for Bellevue College student housing

After hearing public comment, the Bellevue City Council scheduled a public hearing…