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Developers begin process to annex 250-acres to build an age restricted, 800-home development in Snoqualmie

A developer group Snoqualmie Heights Partners plans to petition the city to annex the 260-acre Snoqualmie Hills West area within the city’s Urban Growth Area… Continue reading

Valley job fair is ‘sold-out’ success: June 22 Snoqualmie Valley Community Job Fair drew more than 100 job seekers to local businesses

More than 25 Valley businesses gathered in the Umpqua Bank parking lot in North Bend Thursday, June 22, for the first Community Job Fair. Rob… Continue reading

Cool off at hospital, YMCA, or North Bend or Snoqualmie Libraries during weekend heat wave

Various air conditioned locations will be open to the public this weekend due to a heat advisory issued by the National Weather Service in Seattle.… Continue reading

Karate teacher gets life-saving donation from North Bend woman

Connections formed around community organizations can change lives. Mount Si School of Karate teacher Michael Morris knows this well, as he was the recent recipient… Continue reading

Snoqualmie man killed in accident late Tuesday night on Interstate 90, between Preston and Snoqualmie

A driver who struck and killed a Snoqualmie man, then drove into a ditch along Interstate 90 between Preston and S.R. 18 Tuesday night has… Continue reading

Snoqualmie Library kicks off summer reading with ‘Little Red Fish Legacy’ Saturday

The Snoqualmie Library and the Snoqualmie Tribe teamed up to kick off the library’s summer reading program with “The Little Red Fish Legacy” event last… Continue reading

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Board calls for affiliation proposals; hopes to be in partnership talks by end of year

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital has passed another milestone on the path to affiliation, with the board’s OK of a Request for Proposals (RFP) June 8. Public… Continue reading

Cedarcrest High School says goodbye to the 231-student Class of 2017

Cedarcrest High School celebrated the graduation of 231 students at the Overlake Christian Church on Friday, June 16. Cedarcrest Principal Ray LaBate kicked off the… Continue reading

I-90/S.R. 18 interchange fixes moved up on state schedule; construction to start in 2019

Good news for Valley drivers, the problematic interchange between I-90 and State Route 18 has had its project timeline moved up seven years. Thanks to… Continue reading

Two Rivers students celebrate graduation with family and friends

Staff, parents, and friends gathered at Chief Kanim Middle School on Wednesday, June 7, to celebrate the graduation of 13 students from Two Rivers School.… Continue reading

Snoqualmie runner gives back through World Vision charity run

Originally a refugee from Laos who was brought to the U.S. with the help of World Vision, 14-year Snoqualmie resident Keomany Riley is raising money… Continue reading

King County restores Tolt River property; plants memorial for influential employee

Recent damage to a local environment restoration site has forced King County to install a gated entrance to protect not only the newly planted trees,… Continue reading

Twin Falls track and field boys finish middle school undefeated

As the year comes to a close, eight students graduating from Twin Falls Middle School leave behind a strong legacy, a three-year undefeated streak in… Continue reading

Hospital board gets feedback on affiliation process at public hearing

A public hearing on the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital affiliation process was held on Tuesday, May 30, at Snoqualmie City Hall. The hearing was an opportunity… Continue reading

Snoqualmie Valley cities drill for an earthquake disaster

On Thursday, May 25, staff from Snoqualmie, North Bend, Carnation Duvall, the Snoqualmie Tribe and King County gathered at the Snoqualmie Fire Department to take… Continue reading

Contamination, traffic and noise pollution top community concerns for mill site project

Snoqualmie City Hall was packed on Tuesday, May 23, for a scoping meeting on the proposed development of the former Weyerhaeuser lumber mill at Snoqualmie… Continue reading

Snoqualmie partners with art gallery for visitor information center services

The city of Snoqualmie has a new plan in place for a visitor information center in historic downtown. The city will partner with the Art… Continue reading

Hospital board prepares for public hearing on affiliation proposal, Tuesday, May 30, at Snoqualmie City Hall

With a public hearing on the hospital affiliation process on Tuesday, May 30, the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital is making more progress toward a potential partnership… Continue reading

Devoted fans welcome premiere of ‘Twin Peaks’ in North Bend

More than 60 people from all over the world gathered in North Bend for the “Twin Peaks” season three premiere party at Compass Outdoor Adventure… Continue reading

Five-way mayoral race in Snoqualmie caps candidate filing week

Snoqualmie voters will see something unusual in the community this summer, a primary election for the office of Mayor. As of the close of filing… Continue reading