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State demanded more drop boxes, and now it must pay for them | Bellevue Reporter

A King County judge has ordered the state to reimburse 39 counties for the money they spent complying with...

Boeing, coronavirus likely to impact King County economy | Bellevue Reporter

Countywide unemployment numbers for September continue to paint a bleak picture of the state of the economy as the...

Smith, Basler running for District 9 Congress seat | Bellevue Reporter

Incumbent Adam Smith is running for another two-year term as a United States representative in Congressional District 9, which...

Bellevue presents the 2021-22 proposed budget | Bellevue Reporter

Difficult decisions are ahead for the city of Bellevue, as is stated in the outline of the proposed 2021-2022...

State Supreme Court strikes down $30 car-tab initiative | Bellevue Reporter

OLYMPIA — A unanimous state Supreme Court on Thursday (Oct. 15) struck down the $30 car-tab initiative passed by...

Bellevue council votes to increase sales tax to support affordable housing | Bellevue Reporter

Bellevue City Council has voted to increase sales tax...

Wildfires, forest health are key issues in race to lead DNR | Bellevue Reporter

EVERETT — Wildfire is the focus in the contest...

July shooting now believed to be ‘murder for hire scheme’ | Bellevue Reporter

Bellevue police reported Friday that detectives have arrested a 30-year-old woman and two teenage boys in connection with a...

State still sifting through thousands of unemployment claims | Bellevue Reporter

Payments ranging from the $300 to $1,800 landed in hundreds of thousands of bank accounts during the last week...

State extends moratorium on some electric, gas shutoffs | Bellevue Reporter

With thousands of Washington households still reeling from the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, the state’s utility regulators...

Inslee, Culp joust on COVID, climate, crime in feisty debate | Bellevue Reporter

OLYMPIA — Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee and Republican Loren...

Gov. Inslee loosens rules for bars, libraries and movie theaters | Bellevue Reporter

Gov. Jay Inslee eased a slew of restrictions Tuesday...

Inslee, Culp will meet in only televised debate Wednesday | Bellevue Reporter

The two candidates will answer questions for an hour but they will not be on stage together.

Court: New trial in case of man who told police ‘Can’t breathe’ | Bellevue Reporter

Cecil Lacy Jr. of Tulalip died in 2015 while in police custody.

University of Washington professors talk climate change, U.S.-China relations | Bellevue Reporter

Downside for climate policy supporters is it can risk alienating moderate or right-leaning voters.

Smith, Basler running for District 9 Congress seat | Bellevue Reporter

Incumbent Adam Smith is running for another two-year term...

Boeing, coronavirus likely to impact King County economy | Bellevue Reporter

Countywide unemployment numbers for September continue to paint a...

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  Driving toward Seattle on the SR 520 Monday morning, some drivers may have saw a white ball of fur running toward them on the right shoulder.   It wasn’t their imagination. A small white dog was indeed trotting against rush hour traffic and managed to trek the entire length of 1.4-mile...

Phil Fischer with Jesus Lives Is a Different Kind of Preacher

Previously regarded as the most “unchurched” region in the nation, a local Christian aims to bring about revival in the Seattle area. He doesn’t have a degree in Theology, he doesn’t fly on private jets and he doesn’t ask anyone for money, but he is bringing an original version of...

Bellevue is Booming with moregrowth on the way

Downtown Bellevue has boomed in the last couple of decades, and more growth is on the way. Since its incorporation, the city had its humble start as a suburb 10 miles east of Seattle now to a booming city center housing 139,400 residents. The fifth-largest city in the state has experienced...

Lyft and Uber Tackling Last-Mile Problems

Geolocation around Westlake station. Courtesy of Todd Kelsay. The latest update to Lyft’s app will include a trip planning feature designed to encourage passengers to consider combining rideshare or carpool with transit, walking, and bikeshare. The move comes as part of a large push by the ride hailing company and...

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State demanded more drop boxes, and now it must pay for them | Bellevue Reporter

A King County judge has ordered the state to reimburse 39 counties for the money they spent complying with...

Boeing, coronavirus likely to impact King County economy | Bellevue Reporter

Countywide unemployment numbers for September continue to paint a bleak picture of the state of the economy as the...

Smith, Basler running for District 9 Congress seat | Bellevue Reporter

Incumbent Adam Smith is running for another two-year term as a United States representative in Congressional District 9, which...

Bellevue presents the 2021-22 proposed budget | Bellevue Reporter

Difficult decisions are ahead for the city of Bellevue, as is stated in the outline of the proposed 2021-2022...

State Supreme Court strikes down $30 car-tab initiative | Bellevue Reporter

OLYMPIA — A unanimous state Supreme Court on Thursday (Oct. 15) struck down the $30 car-tab initiative passed by...

Bellevue council votes to increase sales tax to support affordable housing | Bellevue Reporter

Bellevue City Council has voted to increase sales tax by one-tenth of 1%, the revenues intended for affordable housing...

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Coronavirus daily news updates, March 23: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the nation

Throughout Monday, on this page, we’ll be posting updates from Seattle Times journalists and...

‘Is this actually making me happy?’: Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib speaks on why he is leaving Olympia to join the Jesuits

The announcement that Habib would join the Society of Jesus turned the heads of...

Coronavirus daily news updates, March 22: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the nation

Throughout today on this page, we’ll be posting updates from Seattle Times journalists and...

Is school really out? Washington state school districts answer that question differently during the coronavirus closure

In the week since Gov. Jay Inslee’s order to shut down Washington schools in...

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