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King County prosecutor charges woman after false assault allegation of Bellevue police chief

Prosecuters charged the woman who made false allegations against the Bellevue Police Chief

State Supreme Court strikes down I-27; King County will pursue safe consumption sites

State Supreme Court strikes down I-27; King County will pursue safe consumption sites

  • Dec 20, 2018

Puget Sound prepares for the big one

Three years after an alarming report made national headlines, locals are quietly preparing disaster.

Increased inventory means balanced market

Northwest Multiple Listing Service report predicts a stable real estate experience moving forward.

  • Dec 19, 2018
King County Council Vice Chair Claudia Balducci presented Music Works Northwest, a $45,200 check on Dec. 2. Photo courtesy of King County

Music Works Northwest receives financial boost from King County Council

Community Music School receives $45,200 check.

King County Council Vice Chair Claudia Balducci presented Music Works Northwest, a $45,200 check on Dec. 2. Photo courtesy of King County
A woman works on a drawing next to an unused viewing scope as a smoky haze obscures the Space Needle and downtown Seattle last August as smoke from wildfires moved across the region. (Photo courtesy of The Herald/Elaine Thompson/Associated Press)

Why do Washington voters struggle with climate change policies?

Despite environmental awareness and the public’s apparent desire for reform, statewide initiatives keep failing

A woman works on a drawing next to an unused viewing scope as a smoky haze obscures the Space Needle and downtown Seattle last August as smoke from wildfires moved across the region. (Photo courtesy of The Herald/Elaine Thompson/Associated Press)

Bellevue College receives $300,000 grant to address campus sexual violence

BC is one of 57 institutions to be awarded this grant from the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women.

Bellevue Downtown Association hosts panel on homelessness in Bellevue

Five experts on homelessness in Bellevue discussed the issue at a panel on Dec. 11.

Bellevue installs new bike-safe bus platform on 108th Avenue NE

Bellevue’s newest bus platform is the latest project to improve the safety of bike lanes in the city.

Sarah Yount, former YES client, speaks at YES’s 50th anniversary celebration on Nov. 2. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Youth Eastside Services celebrates 50 years

YES celebrates 50 years of providing youth and family behavioral health services.

Sarah Yount, former YES client, speaks at YES’s 50th anniversary celebration on Nov. 2. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Bellevue police seek wanted man, offer up to $1,000

Francisco Chavez Bedolla allegedly shot a family member and is wanted by police.

  • Dec 12, 2018
Mary Lynn Pannen, founder and CEO of Sound Options, has consulted thousands of Washington families on geriatric care for 30 years. Photo courtesy of Sound Options.

Elder abuse cases are on the rise in Washington

Local agencies and geriatric care managers aim to increase public awareness about the epidemic.

Mary Lynn Pannen, founder and CEO of Sound Options, has consulted thousands of Washington families on geriatric care for 30 years. Photo courtesy of Sound Options.
This Alaskan Husky named Zoey was reunited with her owner thanks to a pet license. Photo courtesy of the Bellevue Police Department

Bellevue husky reunited with owner thanks to pet license

Police department reminds residents of dog tag requirement

  • Dec 12, 2018
This Alaskan Husky named Zoey was reunited with her owner thanks to a pet license. Photo courtesy of the Bellevue Police Department

Intoxicated suspect breaks into business for space heater | Police blotter

The Bellevue Police blotter for Dec. 2 through 5. Courtesy of the Bellevue Beat Blog.

  • Dec 11, 2018

Five new office towers on their way to Bellevue

Two proposed projects would build five office towers in downtown Bellevue.

Anjelika Holland and her baby daughter Arista Holland. COURTESY PHOTO, GoFundMe.com

Memorial service held for mother, baby killed in I-5 crash near Kent

Baby dies four days after Nov. 24 wreck

Anjelika Holland and her baby daughter Arista Holland. COURTESY PHOTO, GoFundMe.com

Bellevue City Council approves 2019-2020 budget

The Bellevue City Council approved the 2019-2020 biennial budget at its meeting on Dec. 3.

Des Moines police are looking for this stolen vehicle from Bellevue that was involved in a drive-by shooting. Courtesy of the Des Moines police department

Stolen Bellevue vehicle involved in drive-by shooting

Des Moines police is asking the public to help locate the suspected vehicle.

Des Moines police are looking for this stolen vehicle from Bellevue that was involved in a drive-by shooting. Courtesy of the Des Moines police department

Shooting victim recovers, suspect appears in court

The suspect shot the victim early Sunday morning in Bellevue.

Bellevue’s Islamic Center begins rebuild process

Nearly two years after an arson, the Islamic Center of Eastside has submitted permit applications.