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Former Bellevue High School football coach drops lawsuit against WIAA

WIAA, KingCo agree to to lift Jones’ remaining suspension.

  • Jan 19, 2018

 

Photo courtesy Mike Nakamura Photography LLC. President and CEO of Overlake Medical Center Michael Marsh speaks about the center’s game-changing innovation across the health care continuum during the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce’s business lunch on Jan. 18 at the Westin Bellevue.

Overlake Medical Center CEO talks health care at Bellevue Chamber event

Hospital will break ground on new $250 million project in April.

  • Jan 19, 2018

 

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

 

Fulbright Scholar teaches virtual reality at Bellevue College — other side of the earth — simultaneously

Scholar introducing students to virtual world live in Bellevue and live-streamed to Tasmania.

  • Jan 19, 2018

City of Bellevue to offer workshops on listening

Through interactive exercises, participants will become aware of unhelpful listening habits.

  • Jan 19, 2018

Inslee talks education, carbon tax and opioid crisis

Carbon tax proposal would replenish the state’s reserves for the first year for education spending.

Bellevue police volunteer saves abandoned bikes, many go to African villages

Volunteer urges residents to write down bike serial number in case it is stolen.

  • Jan 17, 2018

Fourth time’s a charm: Bellevue legislator plans to pass equal pay law this year

Washington women lose $18 billion to the pay gap each year.

City of Bellevue offers two new language access resources

The device includes two transceivers for onsite interpreters and 20 receivers and headphones.

  • Jan 17, 2018

East Bellevue Community Council seeks candidates for vacancy

Applications due by Jan. 31.

  • Jan 16, 2018

Bellevue family moves bullied girl out of state due to ‘persistent harassment’

Family says school staff accused girl of stealing ice cream.

Bellevue legislator introduces bill to put WIAA under state oversight, expand basketball playoffs

Bill would place WIAA under oversight of Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction.

  • Jan 12, 2018

Panelists talk Martin Luther King Jr., what it’s like to be black in Bellevue

Linda Whitehead grew up in Norfolk, Virginia in the 1960s when, during the rare times a black person went to a white hospital, there was… Continue reading

Basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to keynote Bellevue gala

Six-time NBA champion has written 12 books

  • Jan 12, 2018

Body found in Bellevue condo fire

Bellevue firefighters found a body in a kitchen that caught fire in a Bellevue condominium on Wednesday night. Just after 7:30 p.m., firefighters were dispatched… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018

Bellevue School Board to host community forum Jan. 16

The Bellevue School District Board will be hosting its second community forum from 7:30-8:30 p.m. on Jan. 16 in the Rainier Room at the Wilburton… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018

Gov. Inslee lashes back at Sessions on marijuana

By Alex Visser WNPA Olympia News Bureau Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee expressed a defiant attitude toward U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who announced on… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018

Bellevue City Council considers Seattle’s approach to affordable housing

Could adopt new amendment to multifamily tax exemption by Feb. 5.

  • Jan 11, 2018

Girl sexually assaulted after dating app meetup | Bellevue Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Bellevue Police Department’s Bellevue Beat Blog: Jan. 1 Domestic violence:At 2:05 a.m. in the 14400 block of NE… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018