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Mayor Ken Hearing delivers his final State of the City address

Mayor Ken Hearing delivered his last State of the City address at the March 19 council meeting.

Fall City residents debate the merits of the proposed fire district merger

The Fall City Community Association held a debate on the proposed fire district merger on March 28.

The Art Gallery of SnoValley has operated as Snoqualmie’s interim visitor information center since May 2017. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Art Gallery of SnoValley receives funding for visitor information services in 2019

Snoqualmie city council approved funding for the art gallery to provide tourism services this summer

The Art Gallery of SnoValley has operated as Snoqualmie’s interim visitor information center since May 2017. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Burt Mann honored as North Bend Citizen of the Year

World War II veteran and longtime North Bend resident Burt Mann was honored as Citizen of the Year.

Fall City voters will decide on fire district merger on April 23

Fire District 27 may merge with Eastside Fire and Rescue’s District 10 after the upcoming election.

Sandy Cove Park riverbank stabilization approved by city council; town hall meetings planned

Sandy Cove Park’s riverbank stabilization was approved and the council discussed town hall meetings.

North Bend’s Sunset Garage underway on historic restoration

Sunset Garage is underway on its historic restoration thanks to grant funding from 4Culture.

Land petition lawsuit dismissed; citizen on hook for legal costs

Judge rules land use petition of Salish Expansion is “not well-grounded in fact.”

Gloria McNeely was presented with a large card as part of her 100th birthday celebration at city all on Feb. 25. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Gloria McNeely celebrates her 100th brithday at city hall

The former Snoqualmie Valley Record Editor Gloria McNeely celebrated her 100th birthday.

Gloria McNeely was presented with a large card as part of her 100th birthday celebration at city all on Feb. 25. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Snoqualmie’s Sandy Cove Park to receive river bank stabilization and restoration

The Snoqualmie city council will vote on the approval of the park’s restoration project on Feb. 25.

Valley cities work to clear roads and restore access after heavy snow fall

The heavy snowfall may have subsided, but Valley cities are working to clear the way for citizens.

River stabilization project begins planning phase

The city of Snoqualmie has partnered with King County to install 400 feet of riverbank stabilization

Image by Google Maps.

Expanding culture, government

North Bend will do a cultural exchange with the town of Mestia in the European country of Georgia.

Image by Google Maps.
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