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Local writer receives John Burroughs Nature Essay Award

Jenn Dean won the 2018 John Burroughs Nature Essay Award for Outstanding Natural History Writing.

  • May 29, 2018
From left to right: The city of Snoqualmie hired events coordinator Nicole Wiebe, officer Jayce Gutzler and project engineer Kim D. Scattarella

The city of Snoqualmie hires new staff

The city hired a new events coordinator, police officer, and project engineer.

  • May 22, 2018
From left to right: The city of Snoqualmie hired events coordinator Nicole Wiebe, officer Jayce Gutzler and project engineer Kim D. Scattarella

Murray introduces new bill to combat child care cost

The bill would ensure families pay no more than seven percent of income toward child care

Snoqualmie Fire Department offers free KidCo window stop set

The initiative focuses on preventing pediatric window falls— a 100 percent preventable injury.

  • May 21, 2018

‘Take transit from Capitol Hill to Mount Si’

The second Trailhead Direct service starts this weekend.

  • May 18, 2018

North Bend prepares to host Downtown Block Party

The block party will take place on July 21 from 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.

  • May 17, 2018

Mount Si High School students perform at state conference

Music students represented MSHS at a Washington Music Educators Association conference.

  • May 16, 2018

Snoqualmie child’s head gets stuck in training toilet | Police blotter for May 5-11

The blotter does not represent each incident involving Snoqualmie police.

  • May 15, 2018

Locals learn self-defense through RAD program

The RAD program is nationally recognized and will be offered by the Snoqualmie Police Department.

  • May 15, 2018
Photo courtesy of the University of Montana

Snoqualmie student to Graduate from University of Montana

Sydney Young, a standout Wildlife Biology student from Snoqualmie, achieved multiple accolades.

  • May 14, 2018
Photo courtesy of the University of Montana

Snoqualmie Valley Preservation Alliance hosts 8th annual Taste of the Valley

The farm dinner and benefit auction will take place on July 28.

  • May 11, 2018
KING 5’s Chris Cashman kicked things off at the 2018 Rise and Thrive Breakfast by interviewing pint-size guests from Encompass preschool classrooms. Photo courtesy of Encompass

Encompass hosts second annual Rise and Thrive Breakfast

The breakfast event built on last year’s success.

  • May 10, 2018
KING 5’s Chris Cashman kicked things off at the 2018 Rise and Thrive Breakfast by interviewing pint-size guests from Encompass preschool classrooms. Photo courtesy of Encompass

King County senators say state should pay for mailed ballots

The two lawmakers drafted legislation that they’ll file ahead of the 2019 legislative session.

  • May 9, 2018

‘Helping people survive and beat cancer’

The Relay for Life of Snoqualmie Valley on July 14 will benefit the American Cancer Society

  • May 9, 2018
Photo courtesy of Two Men and a Truck

Local movers’ campaign benefits domestic violence survivors on Mother’s Day

The Eastside’s Two Men and a Truck franchise celebrates mothers with the Movers for Moms campaign.

Photo courtesy of Two Men and a Truck

Mount Si makes big progress on school construction

The finish line for phase one of the all-new Mount Si High School is in sight. Scheduled to open fall 2019, the school’s construction has… Continue reading

Left to right, top to bottom: “Sugar Skull Fiesta” by Ronda Bergman, “Sitting Pretty” by Kerry Beymer, “Roses” by Emily Creed, “Search for the Miraculous” by Kristin Lockwood, “Poppies” by Lola Ridgley-Wagar, and “Moon Valley” by Harry Roberts.

‘Take a Seat for Kids Project’

Local artists and businesses come together to support the Encompass project.

  • May 8, 2018
Left to right, top to bottom: “Sugar Skull Fiesta” by Ronda Bergman, “Sitting Pretty” by Kerry Beymer, “Roses” by Emily Creed, “Search for the Miraculous” by Kristin Lockwood, “Poppies” by Lola Ridgley-Wagar, and “Moon Valley” by Harry Roberts.
Photo courtesy of the city of Snoqualmie

‘Learn CPR to help save lives’

The Snoqualmie Fire Station will host a CPR class on May 8.

  • May 7, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Snoqualmie

Railway Museum acquires 117-year old Parlor Car from Whidbey Island

The car was built in 1901, was one of two train cars built to a specific design specification and is the only survivor of the two.

I-90 goes under the knife between Issaquah and North Bend

Work to repair and replace concrete and bridge decks begins this month.

  • May 4, 2018