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Astria Health, in merger talks with Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, settles discrimination lawsuit

Astria Health, the hospital organization that Snoqualmie Valley Hospital’s board of commissioners is in talks with about a possible merger or affiliation, has reportedly settled… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2018

 

Fall City fire district seeks citizens for merger advisory committee

Fire district 27 in Fall City is now taking applications from district residents interested in serving on a merger advisory committee for the fire protection… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2018

 

New and returning Snoqualmie council members sworn in

The newest additions to the Snoqualmie city council were sworn in at the first meeting of the year on Monday, Jan. 8, at city hall.… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2018

 

Blotter: Snoqualmie Fire assists at semi rollover, Duvall house fire

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls: Snoqualmie Fire Department Saturday, Jan. 6 Rollover: At 11:28 a.m., Snoqualmie firefighters… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2018

North Bend anticipates infrastructure work on Maloney Grove Avenue SE

Construction will begin soon along Maloney Grove Avenue SE in North Bend, for the Maloney Grove 13 subdivision. The subdivision, named MG13, is being developed… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2018

North Bend Parks Commission taking applications through Jan. 26 for vacant seat

The city of North Bend is now taking applications for a member of the city’s Parks, Recreation, and Beautification Commission, Position 2. The seat open… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2018

Cedarcrest High School approved as SAT test center; registration open for March 10 test

Cedarcrest High School has recently been approved as an SAT Testing Center for the March 10, round of testing. Registration is currently open and will… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2018

Inslee talks education, carbon tax and opioid crisis

Carbon tax proposal would replenish the state’s reserves for the first year for education spending.

Open house for future North Bend park is Jan. 24

A public open house will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24 at the North Bend Train Depot to discuss programming for… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2018

Snoqualmie declares emergency, acts to prevent further landslide damage to city water source

After a recent discovery of possible landslide danger to one of Snoqualmie’s water sources, the Snoqualmie City Council voted Jan. 8 to declare the situation… Continue reading

Women in pink hats march in Seattle in 2017. (File Photo)

Snoqualmie Valley, Eastside sign up for Women’s March 2.0

Activists in the Seattle area are organizing a second march, in the spirit of the Jan. 21, 2017, Seattle Womxn’s March (the “x” represents the… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2018
Women in pink hats march in Seattle in 2017. (File Photo)

Blotter: Man with assault rifle detained; ‘roaring’ sounds in sewer reported

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls: Snoqualmie-North Bend Police Department Tuesday, Dec. 26 Theft: At 8:27 p.m., two… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2018
The view of Mount Si from the Dahlgren property today will be affected by a proposed multifamily housing development, but maybe not as badly as opponents of the project fear it will. According to city projections, the planned landscaping, wide setbacks and a two-story limit on buildings closest to North Bend Way will minimize the visual impact of the project, which could break ground later this year. (Courtesy Photo)

Multi-family housing project on Dahlgren property progresses over Friends group’s objections

No one is saying that building high-density apartments on almost 18 acres of land between the Snoqualmie River and North Bend Way east of the… Continue reading

The view of Mount Si from the Dahlgren property today will be affected by a proposed multifamily housing development, but maybe not as badly as opponents of the project fear it will. According to city projections, the planned landscaping, wide setbacks and a two-story limit on buildings closest to North Bend Way will minimize the visual impact of the project, which could break ground later this year. (Courtesy Photo)

Duvall swears in fourth woman mayor, first woman-majority city council since 1932

The city of Duvall installed its new slate of officers, Jan. 2, including the fourth woman Mayor of Duvall, Amy Ockerlander. Council members sworn in… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2018
Lt. Gov. Cyrus Hibib addresses a crowd at the East King County Chambers of Commerce Legislative Coalition breakfast on Thursday. Raechel Dawson/staff photo

Fully funding education, passing capital budget top focus this legislative session

Eastside legislators met to discuss issues at annual breakfast

Lt. Gov. Cyrus Hibib addresses a crowd at the East King County Chambers of Commerce Legislative Coalition breakfast on Thursday. Raechel Dawson/staff photo
Imam Faisal of the Bellevue Mosque gives a blessing at the start of the Eastside Muslim Safety Forum on Wednesday in Bellevue. Nicole Jennings/staff photo

Eastside Muslim Safety Forum brings awareness to cultural understanding, crime prevention

Police officers around the Eastside gather with community in Bellevue

Imam Faisal of the Bellevue Mosque gives a blessing at the start of the Eastside Muslim Safety Forum on Wednesday in Bellevue. Nicole Jennings/staff photo

Fall City schools locked down for an hour while police pursue car theft suspects

Fall City schools went into lockdown for about an hour this afternoon, while King County Sheriff’s officers pursued suspects in a stolen car. The deputies… Continue reading

Kristen Schumacher is planning to open her business, Heirloom Cookshop, in Snoqualmie’s historic bank building by July. (Courtesy of Kristey Ray)

Plenty to choose from, but lost dog found is most-read Record story of 2017

Happy New Year to all of the Valley community. Like New Year’s resolutions, we have a tradition at the record of, at the end of… Continue reading

Kristen Schumacher is planning to open her business, Heirloom Cookshop, in Snoqualmie’s historic bank building by July. (Courtesy of Kristey Ray)

Blotter: Holiday candles, ornaments and icy roads keep local fire crews busy

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

  • Jan 3, 2018

Sewer project delays extend Stilson Ave closures another two weeks

A sewer project on Stilson Avenue SE and 432nd Avenue SE in North Bend has been delayed in recent weeks, extending the road closures in… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2018