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Community members gather around a map to discuss their opinions on where the future aquatics center should be located. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Public gives two cents on pool project

Consulting team planning multiple opportunities for feedback on potential aquatic center.

Community members gather around a map to discuss their opinions on where the future aquatics center should be located. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Snoqualmie PAC begins petition for Initiative and Referendum policies

Direct Democracy for Snoqualmie has begun their petition to adopt initiative and referendum laws.

Department of Natural Resources plans road improvements east of North Bend

The DNR is requesting $5.5 million for road improvements near the State Fire Training Academy.

North Bend Council approves development changes to create more affordable housing units

Development changes were approved by the council to save trees and promote more affordable housing.

Snoqualmie council considers dedicated westbound on-ramp from Parkway to I-90

The council discussed a $1.2 million proposal for an on-ramp from the Snoqualmie Parkway to I-90.

Snoqualmie Council delays funding of visitor information center to discuss tourism plan

Council delayed the approval of visitor center funding until a long-term tourism plan is disucssed.

Sen. Patty Kuderer discusses her 2019 plan to work on housing sustainability and affordability at the East King County Chamber Coalition Legislative Breakfast. From left: Rep. Mark Harmsworth, Sen. Patty Kuderer, Sen. Manka Dhingra. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Eastside Legislators and Mayors disucuss priorities for 2019

The East King County Chamber Coalition hosted a panel on housing and transportation on Jan. 8.

Sen. Patty Kuderer discusses her 2019 plan to work on housing sustainability and affordability at the East King County Chamber Coalition Legislative Breakfast. From left: Rep. Mark Harmsworth, Sen. Patty Kuderer, Sen. Manka Dhingra. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo
Eileen Keiffer of the Keyon Disend law firm was appointed to be the city attorney by the North Bend city council. Courtesy Photo

North Bend City Council appoints new city attorney; receives police services update

City Council officially appointed a new City Attorney and received a 2018 police services update.

Eileen Keiffer of the Keyon Disend law firm was appointed to be the city attorney by the North Bend city council. Courtesy Photo

Mount Si Artist Guild’s Open Studio program begins 2019 with new plans

The Mount Si Artist Guild’s Open Studio is beginning it’s fourth year of operation new plans.

Snoqualmie approves Human Services funding for 2019 and 2020

The city council approved increased funding of local service organizations through 2019 and 2020.

Snoqualmie Tribe opens annual nonprofit grant program in 2019

The Snoqualmie Tribe is bringing back their Charitable Donations program in January of 2019.

I-90 across the Snoqualmie Pass closed

The Washington State Department of Transportation announced on Friday morning that I-90 Snoqualmie Pass would be closed from milepost 34 to milepost 106. WSDOT put… Continue reading

Life Enrichment Options Executive Director Fred Nystrom, resident Dylan Zeitlin, and care provider Evelyn Galasso. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Snoqualmie Valley’s 2018 Year In Review

Take a look back at 12 of stories from throughout the year.

Life Enrichment Options Executive Director Fred Nystrom, resident Dylan Zeitlin, and care provider Evelyn Galasso. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Snoqualmie Council approves 2019-2020 biennial budget

After months of work, the city council has passed the biennial budget for 2019 and 2020.

North Bend council approves ban on plastic bags at retail; promotes recycling

North Bend City Council has prohibited plastic bags in retail stores beginning on Jan. 1, 2019.

Snoqualmie businesses bring together community with Christmas themed events

The Chamber of Commerce invited citizens out to local businesses for the Christmas Open House.

Snoqualmie completes Canyon Springs landslide stabilization

Snoqualmie has completed the stabilization of the Canyon Springs water line after a 2017 landslide.

Tolt Historical Soceity moves to new location, prepares for museum opening in 2019

The Tolt Historical Society has moved to the Hjertoos House and plans to open to the public in 2019.

Salish Lodge and Spa Expansion project size clarified

Erroneous information came from previous project amendments.

North Bend and Snoqualmie celebrate the holidays

Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson presented Santa with a key to the city.