The Seattle Times' Eastside section covers the news of Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, Woodinville, Issaquah, Sammamish, Mercer Island, Newcastle and other suburban cities in King County. Coverage areas include government, crime, community events and neighborhoods.
Some resident construction projects defied Gov. Jay Inslee's statewide lockdown order, exposing construction workers to COVID-19. The state acknowledges it did not issue any enforcement orders to back up the construction lockdown.