State Patrol IDs North Bend area as preferred site for new weigh station; city, residents object at Nov. 7 town hall meeting

The Washington State Patrol, like everyone else who lives in North Bend, thinks the city will be the perfect spot to locate a future weigh station, but the plans have not received a warm welcome so far.

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A group of new teachers hired in 2013 pose in front of the Snoqualmie Valley School District Office. (File Photo)

School board moves ahead with levy plans, finds funding for 40 teachers to expand programming, reduce class sizes

Two weeks ago, the Snoqualmie Valley School Board was considering the implications of the state’s updated education funding formula, and… Continue reading

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Miller’s Mercantile to close in Carnation at end of the year

Carnation’s historic mercantile, arts gallery and community gathering place, Miller’s Mercantile, will close its doors at the end of the year.

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Encompass autumn gala breaks records; More than 300 guests help to raise nearly $500,000 for early childhood support

On Saturday, Oct. 21, Encompass transported guests to a magical night in Paris at its annual autumn gala, and raised… Continue reading

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Most incumbents ahead in election results, except Snoqualmie Valley School Board and one Snoqualmie City Council seat

Snoqualmie’s contentious election season may result in very little change on the city council, but big changes on the Snoqualmie Valley School Board.

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Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent. (Photo courtesy King County)

King County Could Ban Solitary Confinement for Youth in Detention

Last week, a lawsuit was filed over the practice; this week, King County scrambled to respond.

Delicious learning experiences with Seattle’s world-class culinary talent

Michael Duarte-Pedrosa, Connect2Classes VP, takes two cooking-class taste tests.

Free skating opportunities start Nov. 25 in downtown Snoqualmie, continue weekends through Dec. 17

The city of Snoqualmie is hosting skating on a synthetic rink for free this holiday season. The rink, which will Continue reading...

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Snoqualmie man starts ‘gym on wheels,’ coming to Issaquah, Sammamish

We’ve all been there — you meant to stop at the gym, but with getting the kids off to school, Continue reading...

The Tolt Hill Bridge near Carnation will be closed Monday morning for an inspection of the steel truss connections, part of the design work for needed repairs to the structure. (File Photo)

Tolt Hill Bridge to close Monday for half-day inspection

The Tolt Hill Bridge will be closed Monday, but only for a half day, as engineers inspect the bridge for Continue reading...

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Snoqualmie Elementary School’s VIP parking committee gathered on Nov. 9 to mark designated parking spaces for their guests. (Courtesy Photo)

Valley schools honor those who served with week of Veterans’ Day with assemblies

Veterans from throughout the Valley were honored last week in the Snoqualmie Valley School District as part of several Veteran’s Continue reading...

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Delicious learning experiences with Seattle’s world-class culinary talent

Michael Duarte-Pedrosa, Connect2Classes VP, takes two cooking-class taste tests.

 

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HazardFactory classes fire up a passion for welding

A Connect2Classes team heats things up with a welding project.

 

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