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Freight or fire: King County’s trash problem

Should we ship away waste or build an incinerator?

One resident displaced after Brittany House Apartment fire

Fire crews rescue another from balcony during Tuesday incident.

Eastside Legislators and Mayors disucuss priorities for 2019

The East King County Chamber Coalition hosted a panel on housing and transportation on Jan. 8.

Local franchises agree to AG Fergusons’ no-poach commitment

Jersey Mike’s is the target of AG’s only lawsuit around the practice.

A woman takes a photo toward Elliott Bay as Alaskan Way Viaduct traffic rolls past her below ahead of an upcoming closure of the roadway, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Week one of “Viadoom” is viadud on Eastside

WSDOT works with commuters to minimize impacts during Seattle’s longest major highway closure.

A woman takes a photo toward Elliott Bay as Alaskan Way Viaduct traffic rolls past her below ahead of an upcoming closure of the roadway, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Dressed for success: newspaper attire | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Jan. 8 - 13.

King County Council proclaims January as Martin Luther King Jr. Month

This year’s theme: affirmative action = justice

Parents killed over plan to sell family home

New details released by KCSO give potential motive for Sammamish murder-suicide.

Microsoft will invest $500 million toward regional housing

About $225 million will subsidize middle income housing in Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond, Issaquah, Renton and Sammamish

A flyer lays outside a Bellevue home on Tuesday. Ashley Hiruko/ staff photo

More neo-nazi flyers appear in Bellevue

This time the Phantom Lake neighborhood is hit.

A flyer lays outside a Bellevue home on Tuesday. Ashley Hiruko/ staff photo

Neighborhood Enhancement Program comes to BelRed and Downtown on Jan. 29

Bellevue’s Neighborhood Enhancement Program will kickoff in the Downtown ad BelRed areas on Jan. 29.

Eastside tech companies Smartsheet, OfferUp, Apptio face challenging 2019

Here are a handful of companies from the Eastside that will be interesting to watch in 2019.

Zumba instructor Cristina Herrera led the Zumbathon event on Jan. 5 at the YMCA in Bellevue. The Zumbathon was hosted to collect blankets for the homeless. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Zumba for blankets

Zumba class collects blankets for the homeless

Zumba instructor Cristina Herrera led the Zumbathon event on Jan. 5 at the YMCA in Bellevue. The Zumbathon was hosted to collect blankets for the homeless. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Exit poll indicates Washington voters still support climate change action

State environmental organizations’ poll points to continuing support for carbon-reducing measures.

Small cell technology on light post. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent

Bellevue council discusses FCC order limiting local regulation on small cell technology

Bellevue council discusses FCC limitations of small cell technology regulations on Jan. 7.

Small cell technology on light post. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent

Tech to continue driving housing market in 2019

A real estate snap shot from John L. Scott real estate.

  • Jan 13, 2019
27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras; violators receive $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.

BSD bus paddle cameras go into effect Jan. 7.

The 27 bus paddle cameras have officially gone into effect; violators will receive a $419 citation.

27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras; violators receive $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.
Mical Roberts is wanted by authorities for a November murder. Photo courtesy of King County Sheriff’s Office

Search continues for Seattle murder suspect on Eastside

Suspect considered ‘armed and dangerous.’

Mical Roberts is wanted by authorities for a November murder. Photo courtesy of King County Sheriff’s Office

Suspected Russian emails sent to City Hall

Sample from the Bellevue Police Department’s Bellevue Beat Blog.

CenturyLink 911 outage investigations underway; AG seeks comment from locals

CenturyLink could be hit with both FCC and UTC fines.