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Washington windstorm closes 3 schools, road in Bellevue

3,250 Bellevue residents experienced power outages Monday night

NE 8th lane closures in mid-2018 due to Kelsey Creek culvert replacement

Public invited to Nov. 15 open house about upcoming utilities work

  • Nov 13, 2017

Bellevue School Board member Steve McConnell to step down

The resignation is effective Dec. 31

Ring Sports United provides Bellevue students with community through boxing

Facundo Salinas found an outlet for his ADHD, and has quit smoking. Carlos Enrique Herrera left a potentially dangerous friend group and is pursuing a… Continue reading

Late Bellevue resident’s ‘war hero’ past revealed

Nicknamed SOB Jones – SOB referring to “Smiley Old Bob,” — Robert F. Jones never spoke much of his time as an Army paratrooper during… Continue reading

Puerto Rican family in Bellevue after fleeing Hurricane Maria devastation, help needed

Community launches fundraiser to help family without car, work

Bellevue named Digital Cities Survey winner

Bellevue to receive fourth-place honors from Center for Digital Government

  • Nov 10, 2017

Bellevue Council to consider amendments to Comprehensive Plan, zoning map on Nov. 13

Ammendments would reflect vision of East Main Station Area Plan

  • Nov 10, 2017

City weighs Development Services permit fees | Bellevue Council Roundup

The Bellevue City Council on Nov. 6 was briefed on proposed changes to Development Services permit fees and rates. The proposed update, which was informed… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

DOJ sues Bellevue business for foreclosures on service members’ homes

The U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit Thursday alleging that Northwest Trustee Services Inc. of Bellevue violated the Servicemembers of Civil Relief Act. Filed… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2017

Bellevue a hot real estate destination

By Annie Gustafson John L. Scott Real Estate Late fall and winter usually see a dip in the number of new listings coming on to… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2017

Bellevue mayor to honor local veterans

Having spent over five years in the Marines, 86-year-old Korean War veteran Mike Kavanaugh, along with fellow veterans at The Bellettini in Bellevue, will be… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2017

Bellevue police seek assistance identifying pedestrian involved in hit-and-run

Bellevue police responded to a reported hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian near the intersection with 148th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Eighth Street. Officers arrived and… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

Bellevue’s Bennett Elementary to host grand opening

Bennett Elementary school welcomes the community to join in a grand opening celebration of the new school building on the evening of Nov. 16. The… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

Election results: Nieuwenhuis, Zahn, City Council and legislative incumbents take the lead in local races

The first wave of general election results were released at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Bellevue City Council In the Bellevue City Council race… Continue reading

DEA’s prescription drug take back day produces 17 tons collected in Pacific Northwest

Residents of Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and Alaska turned in 35,058 pounds (17.5 tons) of prescription medications on Oct. 28. The following are the results broken… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

Man exposes self at lingerie store | Bellevue Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Bellevue Police Department’s Bellevue Beat Blog: Oct. 30 Vehicle thief hits-and-runs: At 2:46 p.m. in the intersection of… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

Bellevue City Council candidates claim mailer is false attack from opponents | Update

Update: An earlier version of this article stated Nieuwenhuis didn’t respond to the allegation he and others were “running a slate.” That was incorrect. He… Continue reading

PSE natural gas customers to see drop in rates

Just in time for the winter heating season, Puget Sound Energy gas customers will receive a drop in their rates. This month, the Washington Utilities… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

Bellevue police still searching for answers in disappearance of Sky Metalwala 6 years later

Bellevue police announced Monday the sixth anniversary of the day a 2-year-old Bellevue boy went missing. Julia Biryukova reported her son Sky Metalwala on Nov.… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017