Santa and friends wave at Carnation residents from the Eastside Fire & Rescue Reindeer Engine, pulling into the Christmas in Carnation celebration Saturday evening. (Carol Ladwig/Staff Photo

Valley communities light up for the holidays; Saturday celebrations hosted in North Bend, Fall City and Carnation

Saturday was full of festivities in the Snoqualmie Valley, since most Valley cities hosted their annual holiday traditions during the… Continue reading

Valley organizations form coalition to improve public transportation options for residents

Transportation in and around the Valley continuously faces challenges, but a new group of representatives of organizations in the area… Continue reading

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Fall City legislator aims to make all legislators subject to public records requests in 2018

Rep. Paul Graves (R) of Fall City, in his second year as a state legislator, is proposing an end to… Continue reading

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                                Mount Si High School students were recently named to the All-State Band and Choirs, scheduled to perform at the Washington Music Educators Association conference in February.

Mount Si music students named to All-State honor groups

The Mount Si High School Music Department has announced the students chosen for the Washington All-State Honor Group music ensembles,… Continue reading

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Improved trailhead, access road celebrated with High Point Trail ribbon cutting Friday

One of the busiest trailheads in Washington State, the High Point Trailhead was part of a Friday celebration of improved parking and driving access.

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Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce recognizes Sigillo Cellars, Char Herman with 2017 honors at annual gala

The Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce hosted a successful Winter Wonderland gala fundraiser Nov. 17 at the Snoqualmie Casino. In… Continue reading

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Empty Bowls fundraising event and community dinner returns Dec. 8

After a successful event last year, the students from the Snoqualmie Valley School District are preparing for another Empty Bowls… Continue reading

North Bend surveys citizens on police survey; online survey is available through Dec. 22

North Bend residents and business owners are encouraged to take a confidential online survey designed to provide city staff with Continue reading...

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Monday accident injures two, blocks afternoon commute on I-90 for two hours

Washington State Patrol is investigating the Dec. 4 accident on Interstate 90 at S.R. 18, and encouraging people who may Continue reading...

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Donations of supplies fill a quarter of the All-Star conference room. The Fall City business will take donations for the homeless through Dec. 20. (Courtesy photo)

Fall City business leads supply drive to help Tent City 4 homeless encampment

What would you need if you were living outside at this time of year? “Socks, shoes, coats, blankets, sleeping bags, Continue reading...

The 2017-18 Mount Si High School Cheer Team has qualified for national competition, coming up in February at Disney World in Florida. (Courtesy Photo)

Mount Si cheerleaders qualify for national championships in Florida

Mount Si High School’s cheer team has qualified to compete at the National High School Cheerleading Championship in Florida in Continue reading...

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