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Newcastle faces three races on council, one for Coal Creek utilities

The City of Newcastle has three races for its city council, as…

Clyde Hill, Beaux Arts, Medina, Hunts Point and Yarrow Point have spots up for grabs on council

Several of the Eastside’s smaller communities are facing some elections for council…

Bellevue City Council has four spots up for grabs

Four of Bellevue’s City Council spots are up for grabs this fall.…

Incumbents face Libertarian challengers in 48th Legislative District

Several classes over the 48th Legislative District look to highlight election season.…

Bellevue Police honor their own at annual awards ceremony

Dozens of Bellevue’s finest were honored Tuesday afternoon at City Hall for…

No love lost between exes| Bellevue Police Blotter May 8 – May 12

May 8 NO LOVE LOST: A suspect attempted to contact his ex-girlfriend…

Bellevue police shock teen with Taser, launch internal investigation

The Bellevue Police Department launched an internal investigation this week regarding a…

Newport High School class donates “monsters” to LifeWire

For children in damaged homes, sometimes the simplest things can root them…

Bellevue commits $2 million to Highland Village purchase

After a tense deadline last summer at the Highland Village apartments and…

Three alarm fire destroys multiple businesses near NE 20th Street

A three alarm fire destroyed a significant portion of a commercial building…

Bellevue detective commended for helping save State Patrol trooper

A Bellevue Police detective was commended by the Washington State Patrol for…

Roger Frey announces candidacy for Medina council

Roger Frey has announced his candidacy for Medina City Council. During his…

  • May 17th, 2017

Bellevue Fire Department evacuates apartment after garbage truck damages carport

A garbage truck caused a stir at an apartment complex in Bellevue…

Kevin Wallace declines to run for City Council again, endorses another candidate

After eight years on the Bellevue City Council, Kevin Wallace has decided…

Bellevue senator announces bid to retain 48th District seat

Sen. Patty Kuderer, D-Bellevue, announced her campaign to retain the state Senate…

  • May 16th, 2017

Bellevue Teacher’s Workplace Snack Wins Top Food Industry Award

A Bellevue teacher’s beverage has won a national award for food products.…

  • May 15th, 2017

A gem from the Gem State| Bellevue Police Blotter May 1 – May 6

May 1 SILVER GUN: A suspect entered a store on Northeast 8th…

Newcastle man pleads guilty to theft in insurance fraud case, ordered to repay $90,000

By Reporter Staff A Newcastle man plead guilty to first-degree theft in…

  • May 12th, 2017

Slatter seeks to maintain 48th seat

State Rep. Vandana Slatter, former Bellevue City Council member, biotechnology professional and…

  • May 12th, 2017

Community remembers late founder of Bellevue-based GLY Construction

Bellevue-based GLY Construction announced on Thursday that founder Bob Landau died April…

  • May 11th, 2017

Bellevue author Curtis Manley’s “The Crane Girl” debuts

Bellevue author Curtis Manley is always inspired by a good haiku. So…

Medina Mayor Alex Morcos announces re-election campaign

Alex Morcos has announced his candidacy for re-election to the Medina City…

  • May 11th, 2017

Energize Eastside draft impact statement highlights need for the project and potential weaknesses

Tallying up to nearly 550 pages, the Phase 2 Draft Environmental Impact…

Jessica Rossman announces candidacy for Medina council

Jessica Rossman has announced her candidacy for the Medina City Council. As…

  • May 10th, 2017

Quick Route to Jail| Bellevue Police Blotter April 24 – April 29

April 24 QUICK ROUTE TO JAIL: A suspect stole three routers from…

  • May 10th, 2017

Bellevue College breaks ground on student housing

Today the Bellevue College community and local leaders celebrated the groundbreaking of…

  • May 10th, 2017

Inslee appoints Greg Dietzel to Bellevue College Board of Trustees

Governor Jay Inslee has appointed Greg Dietzel to the Bellevue College Board…

  • May 10th, 2017

Bellevue hosts city meeting to explore housing for artists

The City of Bellevue has contracted with Artspace, a national leader in…

  • May 10th, 2017

Bellevue resident Brien Wygle honored for first flight of 737

Brien Wygle has lived a life of adrenaline. Now at 92, he…

Bellevue police officers step into the ring in memory of coworker, brain cancer victim

It’s not every day you see police officers going toe to toe.…

Merrill Images debuts colorful Cuba photos at South Bellevue Community Center

The bright colors of a Caribbean island unfamiliar to most Americans splash…

Council reopens discussions on potential Bellevue aquatic center

It’s a topic brought up from the depths of Bellevue City Council…

Bellevue council refines homeless shelter parameters

Two weeks ago, the Bellevue City Council voted 4-3 to move forward…

Bill in statehouse looks to penalize distracted driving

Twenty-three- year-old Cody Meyer loved hiking at Wallace Falls in Gold Bar,…

  • May 1st, 2017

Tom Magers announces candidacy for Newcastle council

Tom Magers has announced his candidacy for the open City Council Position…

  • May 1st, 2017

Methodist churches to raise money for Okanogan fires

An evening of inspirational music to help raise funds for the rebuilding…

  • Apr 30th, 2017

After 41 years as a cop, Bellevue Detective Jerry Johnson looks to retirement

For 41 years, Jerry Johnson has made his way solving crimes. Detective…

Bellevue resident Bea Corley takes stage in “The Secret Garden”

Young actors make the profession move forward. Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre specializes…

Bel-Red YMCA to give out bike helmets

The annual Healthy Kids Day event takes place at hundreds of YMCA…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

Overlake Medical Center Raises $1.1 Million At Annual ‘Bandage Ball’

Overlake Medical Center Foundation &Auxiliaries hosted its annual Bandage Ball auction on…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

Bellevue Police taking back unwanted drugs on April 29

On Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Bellevue…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Mayor, Deputy Mayor see opportunities, challenges for Bellevue ahead

Bellevue remains a city in motion, which looks to continue well into…

Chestnut Hill Academy collects trash for Earth Week

Bellevue’s Chestnut Hill Academy used Earth Week to visualize how much of…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Process underway to appoint EBCC pro and con statement committees

Residents in part of East Bellevue can vote in November on whether…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Youth symphony throws free party for growing artists

The community isinvited to attend Bellevue Youth Symphony Orchestra’s free second annual…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

South Bellevue Park-and-Ride to close May 30

The South Bellevue Park-and-Ride is schedule to close May 30 to make…

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

Sammamish High School brings green ogre to life

Sammamish High School Theatre is bringing everyone’s favorite curmudgeonly ogre to life,…

TEDxBellevueCollege focuses on perception

The first TEDxBellevueCollege was held in the Carlson Theatre on April 4,…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Bellevue running family blooms at Woodland marathon

Ten-year-old triplets running on the streets with their dad is not something…

J’Accuzzi | Bellevue Police Blotter April 10 – April 15

April 10 PROWLER: Officers arrived after a prowler was reported in the…