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Photos | Bellevue Fire promotes new officials

The Bellevue Fire Department welcomed a new deputy chief, battalion chief and…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

Travelers: Prepare for cold weather and possible snow, King County advises

As the Puget Sound region braces for its first winter cold snap,…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

City food and toy drive low on donations

All nine Bellevue fire stations are accepting food and toys for Bellevue…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

Bellevue teen national champ in artistic competitive roller skating

The teens have learned to be patient with peers as they describe…

Bellevue mayor participates in regional transportation summit in Issaquah

State, county and city elected officials from east King County gathered with…

Bellevue Boy Scouts’ Christmas tree lot open through Dec. 18

The holiday season officially arrived, as the boys in Boy Scout Troop…

  • Dec 3rd, 2016

From Snowflake Lane to Garden D’Lights | Holiday happenings in Bellevue

Snowflake Lane: 7 p.m. through Dec. 24 at the Bellevue Collection on…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Chamber and HeR team up for Bellevue preschoolers

The Bellevue Chamber of Commerce and HeR Interactive, a Bellevue-based award-winning game…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Driver ‘brakes’ into building | Bellevue Police Blotter Nov. 14-26

Nov. 14 Squatter trespassed: The police received a call about a man…

County braces for less funding, more homelessness under President Trump

Under the Trump administration, King County can expect less federal funding for…

Mustachioed men at Bellevue’s Tavern Hall to shine light on men’s health issues

Dozens of Bellevue and Seattle men (and women) raised money for men’s…

Post-election, deportation concerns addressed by Bellevue police, school district and nonprofits

In the wake of the presidential election results, some Eastside residents have…

Police release data regarding Eastgate homeless shelter

As the city moves forward with its public input process regarding the…

State Patrol uncovers dozens of stolen items

Washington State Patrol (WSP) auto theft detectives are seeking anyone that recognizes…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Bellevue couple allegedly robbed, held at gunpoint three times

A Bellevue couple was allegedly robbed and held at gunpoint not once,…

Final Bellevue budget requests include Grand Connection and ballet support

As the Bellevue City Council prepares to approve its 2017-2018 budget, tweaking…

Bellevue alum motivated by AIDS’ impact on family to educate others

Tsion Affman doesn’t remember exactly when she learned about HIV, AIDS and…

Update: No further cases of potential flesh-eating bacteria found in Bellevue

A women who reportedly contracted a potentially fatal bacterial infection from an…

No one injured when flare erupts at Bellevue Goodwill

No one was injured when a flare gun that had mistakenly been…

Fight over Bellevue firefighter’s benefits goes to Supreme Court

The fight between two former Bellevue firefighters with cancer and the city…

Renton man arrested for drive-by shooting in Bellevue

A 22-year-old Renton man has been charged with a drive-by shooting in…

Despite overcrowding, overstaffing, Bellevue School District enrollment estimates ‘right on’

Though an “anomaly” led to overcrowding in some schools, overstaffing in others…

John Howie hosts 14th Thanksgiving feats for underprivileged

This Thanksgiving will mark the 14th year that Chef John Howie will…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016

Bellevue sex-solicitation group members sentenced to community service

Two men arrested in the sex-solicitation bust conducted by local and federal…

Bellevue School District invites public to superintendent search forums

The Bellevue School Board is in the process of searching for the…

  • Nov 21st, 2016

Kemper Freeman, Jr. donates to Bellevue Arts Museum

The Bellevue Arts Museum received twin donations from Bellevue real estate developer…

  • Nov 21st, 2016

Bellevue works to design smart city dashboard to monitor data

The city of Bellevue is working to design a “dashboard” to help…

EverGreen Gift Market opens Saturday, Nov. 19

Being green is easy at the EverGreen Holiday Gift Market. This one-day…

  • Nov 18th, 2016

Mother who abducted two Bellevue boys, fled to Mexico sentenced to 13 months in prison

The mother who abducted two Bellevue boys and fled with them to…

Cops called when man tries to stab roommate | Bellevue Police Blotter Nov. 7-14

Nov. 7 Horrible high: Two males smoked marijuana for the first time…

Bellevue Reporter announces fall poetry contest winners

The Reporter recently launched its first-ever fall poetry contest with the theme…

  • Nov 17th, 2016

Health department investigating potentially fatal bacteria linked to Bellevue Asian grocery store

Public health officials announced Thursday that they are investigating a Bellevue Asian…

  • Nov 17th, 2016

Bellevue students protest Trump’s win, march against discrimination

Students from Sammamish High School joined thousands of young people from Bellevue…

‘Sometimes all they need is a little push to get back on track’

Growing up in Bellevue, Nathan Chou always knew he was privileged. From…

Bellevue Police K9 retires after 7 years of service

Bellevue Police K9 Roc has retired after seven years of service, the…

  • Nov 16th, 2016

King County budget spotlights recreation, homelessness on Eastside

In a unanimous vote earlier this week, the King County Council passed…

Variety Plus Theater presents ‘Trial of Goldilocks’ in Bellevue

Variety Plus Theater presents an original family musical production of the “Trial…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Bellevue police investigating swastika graffiti in Downtown Park

The Bellevue Police Department is investigating a possible hate crime involving a…

Meet sweet American pit bull mix, Nahla | Pet of the Week

Meet Nahla, a sweet-natured 1-year-old American pit bull terrier mix. Nahla is…

  • Nov 14th, 2016

Bellevue veteran soars with World War Two vets

Mary Baker is going to lengths to thank America’s World War II…

Officers arrest multiple passed out drunk drivers | Bellevue Police Blotter Oct. 31 – Nov. 6

Oct. 31 Phone fight: A mother and daughter got into a fight…

Sound Transit 3 poised to pass

Barring a significant swing in later votes, it’s looking likely that Sound…

Bellevue props 1 and 2 for fire and transportation pass

Initial election results have Bellevue’s propositions passing in the city with solid…

Incumbents hold onto 48th District, Habib surges

Democrats lead the polls on the Eastside early even as the party…

Scenes from election night 2016

A selection of photos from the Washington State Democrats election party, during…

Democratic women sweep 41st district in early returns | Election 2016

Mercer Islanders and Democrats Lisa Wellman, Tana Senn and Judy Clibborn are…

Puget Sound Energy, East Bellevue Community Council present arguments in appeal court

East Bellevue residents packed the King County Superior Court of Appeals Division…

Sophia Way looking to expand day shelter to weekends

Changes could be coming for one of the Eastside’s largest organizations helping…

Ingram, Patricelli promoted to Bellevue police captains

The Bellevue Police Department recently promoted Debbie Ingram and Lisa Patricelli, joining…

Bellevue police: Mom ‘missing piece in the puzzle’ of missing Metalwala boy

Ahead of the fifth anniversary of Sky Metalwala’s disappearance, police reported that…