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Possible hate crime at Bellevue College under investigation

A potential hate crime on the campus of Bellevue College is being…

Dr. Ivan Duran to helm the Bellevue School District

The Bellevue School Board has appointed Dr. Ivan Duran as its next…

Bellevue Marijuana fined for sale to minor

Bellevue Marijuana, also known as Bel-Mar, was hit with a double fine…

Bellevue Downtown Livability amendment moves forward in commission

Last week, citizens gave testimony for more than three hours about the…

Bellevue teen revs business engine with Zadart Exotic Car Rental

Impressing the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce isn’t an easy feat. So…

Eastside residents asked to comment on State Route 520 transit service

Eastside residents have a chance to weigh in as King County Metro…

  • Mar 11th, 2017

Bellevue man wins new boat from Washington’s lottery

After selling his family’s six-person boat a year ago, Bellevue resident and…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Swampy soil, design error cause 120th Ave. delays

Shifting, swampy soils have caused a major delay in a construction project…

U-Haul them to jail | Bellevue Police Blotter Feb. 28 – March 5

Feb. 28 Passed out: A passerby reported a vehicle at 116th Ave.…

Bellevue receives pushback on Fire Station 10 siting

As the City of Bellevue continues its acquisition process for land it…

Bellevue Police Foundation hosts 10th fundraiser breakfast

The Bellevue Police Foundation will host its’ eighth annual fundraising breakfast on…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

PSE gives grant to Overlake Medical Center for radios

Puget Sound Energy presented a check for $30,000 to the Overlake Medical…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

South Asians lead resistance to hate crimes in Crossroads Park during vigil

With heavy hearts and determination, the South Asian communities of Bellevue and…

Bellevue resident and Everett developer Lobsang Dargey won’t fight fraud lawsuit

EVERETT — Embattled real estate developer Lobsang Dargey has dropped his fight…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Bellevue’s Downtown Park earns accolades

The city of Bellevue received an award from Futurewise Thursday for setting…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Seattle Humane 5k planned in Robinswood Park

Students from Interlake High School are organizing a 5k run/walk at Bellevue’s…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Driver distracted by eating eggroll hits cop car | Bellevue Police Blotter Feb. 20-26

Feb. 21 Gimme shelter: Management at the Eastside Winter Shelter in the…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Youth leadership awards nominations open

Bellevue Youth Link is accepting nominations for its Community Leadership Awards, which…

  • Mar 2nd, 2017

Many illegal marijuana growers from last two years not charged with crime in King, Snohomish counties

Every year, police and fire departments across the region undercover illegal marijuana…

Bellevue man who allegedly kidnapped, assaulted nephew arrested in Oregon

Bellevue law enforcement got a little assistance from Oregon authorities this week…

Bellevue Council tables vote to replace Vandana Slatter

After six rounds of voting on Monday night, the Bellevue City Council…

Tyee jazz band wins regional competition

The Tyee Middle School Jazz Band was named the winner of a…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Bellevue College announces presidential search finalists

Bellevue College officials announced Feb. 28 that they have narrowed down the…

UPDATE: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service possibly involved in ICE activity at Redmond-Bellevue-area company

On Monday afternoon, the Redmond Public Safety Facebook page posted an update…

  • Feb 27th, 2017

Zahn complaints unfounded, public disclosure commission finds

For the second time in as many weeks, a complaint against Bellevue…

Newport Philharmonic debuts original composition on PNW Underground Railroad escapee

More than 150 years ago, a young black slave escaped to freedom…

Karin Kidder named Bellevue Arts Museum’s Executive Director

The Bellevue Arts Museum Board of Trustees has appointed Karin Kidder as…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

VIDEO | Sound Transit unveils East Link progress

Video courtesy of Sound Transit

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Victim in Bellevue drunk driving crash: ‘I probably shouldn’t be sitting here with no real injuries’

The victim in a suspected drunk driving incident in Bellevue Feb. 22…

Kemper Development settles Munchbar wrongful death lawsuit

The Kemper Development Company settled a wrongful death lawsuit earlier this week,…

City council reverses direction, funds EBCC State Supreme Court appeal

In a surprising turnaround at the Bellevue city council meeting Tuesday evening,…

Woman who tried to purchase car with fake license is ‘Audi’ there | Bellevue Police Blotter Feb. 6-12

Feb. 6 PUBLIC LIBRARY PERVERT: A man reportedly showed his penis to…

Bellevue City Council candidate claims no wrongdoing in Port of Seattle payment

As the Bellevue City Council deliberates on selecting a new member to…

Bellevue middle schoolers’ project launches into space

Three Bellevue middle schoolers watched their experiment — which could help future…

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…