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Get Ready for Winter: Snoqualmie Police offer winter driving prep workshop

  • Oct 30, 2015 at 11:54AM

A winter driving and preparedness presentation by the Snoqualmie police is currently scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 3, as part of the ongoing Senior Safety Seminar series.

Preparing for evacuation: Know the terms and the numbers

  • Oct 30, 2015 at 11:47AM

Eastside Fire & Rescue officials remind residents of the rare but real possibility of having to leave the area due to threats of or immediate danger.

Flood watch issued for the area, caution urged through Sunday

  • Oct 30, 2015 at 11:14AM

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for portions of Northwest and West Central Washington, including King, Lewis, Pierce, Snohomish, Thurston, Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Kitsap, Mason, Skagit and Whatcom Counties.

Sammamish man hits hole in one at Snoqualmie Falls Golf Course

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:00PM

Steven Markel of Sammamish scored a hole-in-one on Wednesday, Oct. 21, at Snoqualmie Falls Golf Course in Fall City.

Road rage plus air gun get North Bend man arrested

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:47PM

A North Bend man who displayed an air gun at another driver during a road-rage incident Wednesday was arrested for brandishing a weapon and booked into King County Jail.

Public Lands Commissioner calls for nearly double the state's firefighting budget

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:44PM

Peter Goldmark, Washington Public Lands Commissioner and head of the Department of Natural Resources, is requesting a $24 million budget increase from the state legislature in its upcoming session to help better prepare and train state firefighters for the fire season and to reduce the massive costs associated with responding to wildland fires.

McMenamins Anderson School offers a taste of Bothell's past

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:36PM

The second such venture by the Portland-based McMenamin brothers, a new Bothell hot spot has transformed the community’s former junior high school, gymnasium and old Northshore pool — built at the height of the art deco period of architecture, in 1931 — into a 72-room hotel with multiple restaurants, bars, a single-screen movie theater and entertainment space.

Seventh annual Flood Forum helps property owners prepare

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:12PM

Although a lot has changed in the national flood insurance program in the past year, the advice to homeowners and businesses in flood-prone areas have not.

Encompass children get free eye exams

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:08PM

The children at Encompass Early Learning Center got a free checkup from the Snoqualmie Valley Eye Care Associates on Oct. 20 and 21. Optometrist Dr. Nessa Livingston and eye care technicians Jinni O’Day and Leslie Beck volunteered their time at Encompass to check over 100 pairs of eyes in two days.

Get Ready for Winter

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:04PM

Experts at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are forecasting a warmer winter for Washington state, along with prolonged drought issues. For the next three months, they are predicting higher than normal temperatures and lower than normal precipitation, especially in Washington, Idaho and Montana.

Letter | Re-elect David Cook to North Bend Council

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:02PM

In following government deliberations it’s clear that the North Bend City Council and in particular, incumbent David Cook, finance committee chair, recognizes the voice of the citizenry and its concerns in matters pertaining to growth.

Letter | City council needs change, vote for Volken

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:01PM

Martin Volken is running for election to the North Bend City Council in a few weeks’ time. We have three very important issues facing our city, managing development, improving traffic flows and revitalizing our downtown area.

Letter | Legislator Rodne endorses Larson

  • Oct 29, 2015 at 3:01PM

Over the last 12 years, I’ve become acquainted with Joe Larson as a neighbor, a colleague and a friend. I can say without hesitation that he is an extraordinary individual with a wide range of expertise and a refreshingly balanced approach to public service.

Letter | Snoqualmie City Council colleagues support Peterson’s re-election

  • Oct 28, 2015 at 3:40PM

As private citizens with experience as your Snoqualmie City Council members, we are mindful of checks and balances inherent in our form of government and that we best serve our city and citizens when we set aside personal likes, dislikes and personal attachments, and make decisions based upon the greater good.

Letter | Larson is a strong advocate for city of Snoqualmie

  • Oct 28, 2015 at 3:39PM

Joe Larson is passionate about Snoqualmie. He serves our city and Valley as a volunteer in several capacities. Now is the time to promote him to the position of Snoqualmie’s next city councilman.

Letter | Bilanko works to make North Bend better

  • Oct 28, 2015 at 3:38PM

I would like to endorse Judy Baker Bilanko for North Bend City Council position 7. Judy and I grew up together while riding our horses with the Snoqualmie Valley Riding Club in the 1950’s. Our parents were also involved with the riding club and its activities. Those times instilled in both of us the importance and value of working with others for the betterment of the community.

Many hands make a 
Tiny House

  • Oct 28, 2015 at 3:37PM

The Sallal Grange worked with volunteers to build a “Tiny House” for the Nickelsville Tiny House Village in Seattle last weekend.

Cops, streets are Carnation priorities

  • Oct 27, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Oct 28, 2015 at 3:34PM

Carnation residents have a rare opportunity this election, a choice.

Homecoming is a hit at Mount Si High School

  • Oct 28, 2015 at 3:33PM

Last Friday, Mount Si high school kicked off the Homecoming festivities with a parade led by students before the football game.

Sign troubles showing up in election

  • Oct 28, 2015 at 3:22PM

Hundreds of campaign signs, those 18-by-24-inch signs emblazoned with the names of candidates for public office, crop up in the Valley every election, like magic. They represent hundreds of dollars of campaign spending. A few of them disappear each season, too, under mysterious circumstances. That’s when they get really expensive.

Trick or Treat: Where to stop for Halloween

  • Oct 28, 2015 at 3:21PM

Costumed children have a choice of spots for trick-or-treating this Saturday, Oct. 31.

Letter | Larson will be an asset on Snoqualmie council

  • Oct 27, 2015 at 12:33PM

As a resident and business owner in Snoqualmie since 1999, I am very happy to endorse Joe Larson for Snoqualmie City Council. Joe has an outstanding spirit of community.

Letter | Snoqualmie is lucky to have Peterson

  • Oct 27, 2015 at 12:33PM

I hope voters will choose to re-elect Charles Peterson to Snoqualmie City Council. I have had the pleasure of working with Charles in a board position, and have great respect for his thoughtful, intelligent diligence, attention to detail, constructive ideas, and ability to make unbiased, pragmatic decisions. Charles’s dedication, fairness and integrity are well-known qualities that have exemplified his service to the city as council member, former mayor, and member of city boards and commissions.

Letter | Vote for Kostanich

  • Oct 27, 2015 at 12:32PM

As a home owner, father of two and local business owner, I believe Trevor Kostanich is the strongest candidate for North Bend City Council. He has extensive experience in community development and planning, literally from the ground up. He understands business patronage and the end-user consumer experience. He can balance development with rural flavor, and not turn our downtown into the next “Plateau” strip mall. 

Letter | Roberts is valued contributor on commission

  • Oct 27, 2015 at 12:31PM

Ryan Roberts was appointed by an election of the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Board of Commissioners, after a lengthy process of a large number of community interviews, which his opponent participated in.

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