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Washington State Capitol. Photo by Nicole Jennings

Washington may soon teach sexual abuse prevention in schools

The State Legislature is considering training aimed at improving child safety.

Washington State Capitol. Photo by Nicole Jennings

Racial slurs reported to police twice in past week | Bellevue Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Bellevue Police Department’s Bellevue Beat Blog:

  • Feb 15, 2018

Seattle Humane’s new facility houses more animals, cleaner environment

The $28.5 million facility is 57,000 square feet.

Special Election results: All 3 Bellevue School District levies passing

The first wave of results were released Feb. 13.

Bellevue police arrest 17-year-old suspect in gun store burglary, others

The Kent resident is suspected in robbery of Bothell marijuana store, theft of Renton handgun.

  • Feb 14, 2018

41st Legislative District Town Hall to take place Saturday

Rep. Tana Senn, Sen. Lisa Wellman and Rep. Judy Clibborn will be in attendance.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Bellevue police arrest man with ‘DIRTBAG’ license plate after death, weapons threats

The suspect punched an officer following the threats, which stemmed from road rage at a car wash.

  • Feb 13, 2018
Insite’s consumption room is set up like a series of voting booths, giving privacy to people using the facility while still allowing them to be monitored for overdoses. Nicole Jennings/staff photo

Canadian facility offers answers on supervised consumption sites

As debate continues throughout the Eastside, Vancouver’s Insite sheds light on the real impact of giving people a place to safely take drugs.

Insite’s consumption room is set up like a series of voting booths, giving privacy to people using the facility while still allowing them to be monitored for overdoses. Nicole Jennings/staff photo

Bellevue School Board appoints Sima Sarrafan to vacant seat

After interviewing four candidates for the vacant District 1 director position on Jan. 17, the Bellevue School Board voted to appoint lawyer and longtime community… Continue reading

City to host open house for transit-oriented development area

The city of Bellevue will host an open house on the East Main transit-oriented development area from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14 at Bellevue City… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

State House passes bill to address the cost of treating illness

Bellevue’s Rep. Vandana Slatter sponsored the bill.

  • Feb 9, 2018

McKinstry names Bellevue College “Champion of Sustainability”

Award presented to three individuals for contributions to sustainability in the built environment.

  • Feb 9, 2018

Answers to the big questions surrounding the Bellevue School District levies

If approved, the school district would collect a total $475 million over four years.

Bellevue student’s nonprofit raises $4k for schools from science and math challenge

Science for Community recently hosted its fourth Buzz Bowl

  • Feb 8, 2018

Bellevue student selected as national semifinalist ‘Two for the Crew’ Challenge

Winning teen design to be 3D printed on the International Space Station by Made In Space, Inc.

  • Feb 8, 2018

Bellevue police catch former Seahawk Marcus Trufant’s home burglars

Suspects stole two vehicles, credit cards, a purse and gold ring

Bellevue police asking for help to identify theft suspects

The two women stole a credit cards across Lynnewood, Woodinville and Bellevue

  • Feb 7, 2018

Young adult found deceased, police suspect opioid overdose | Bellevue Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Bellevue Police Department’s Bellevue Beat Blog: Feb. 4 Man trespassed from homeless shelter: At 5:45 a.m. in the… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2018

Bellevue Mayor John Chelminiak to share insights at Business Lunch

Community is encouraged to meet new mayor

  • Feb 6, 2018