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Football coaches butt heads: Mount Si and Mount Vernon coaches display unsportsmanlike behaviors

Both school districts are investigating the behavior of their coaches following state playoff game.

 

Sallal announced that they made repairs to the vandalized water tank on Nov. 3. They finished test results and lifted the no drink order on Nov. 10. Photo courtesy of Sallal Water Association

No drink order lifted on North Bend homes

Locals in 82 homes were ordered to not drink their tap water for about 10 days.

 

Snoqualmie Casino staff members surround a gaming table in the new private gaming room at Snoqualmie Casino. Photo courtesy of Tarah Smigun

Snoqualmie Casino gets private gaming room

The addition is the final casino upgrade of 2018.

  • Nov 13, 2018

 

Snoqualmie Council approves Salish expansion project master plan application

The Salish Lodge and Spa Expansion project has passed another milestone on the path to construction.

Veteran’s, Josh Harris and Asa Palagi start security company in early 2018 called Cascadia Global Security. Photo courtesy of CGS.

Two veterans launch private security company

Asa Palagi and Josh Harris start Cascadia Global Security to provide personalized security

Veteran’s, Josh Harris and Asa Palagi start security company in early 2018 called Cascadia Global Security. Photo courtesy of CGS.

King County considers how to invest in Snoqualmie River flood infrastructure

County representatives met in North Bend to talk with residents about an investment plan.

North Bend completes full renovation of NE 12th Street

North Bend has completed a long time priority project, the improvement of NE 12th Street.

Sallal announced that they made repairs to the vandalized water tank on Nov. 3. They are still awaiting test results before lifting the no drink order. Photo courtesy of Sallal Water Association

Police interview teen in connection to water tower vandalism

The affected North Bend Homes are still under a no drink order as Sallal runs further tests.

Sallal announced that they made repairs to the vandalized water tank on Nov. 3. They are still awaiting test results before lifting the no drink order. Photo courtesy of Sallal Water Association
Kim Schrier and Dino Rossi met at their first and only debate at Central Washington University where they clashed over health care, gun safety, taxes, and more. Photo courtesy of David Dick, CWU

Schrier leads Rossi in preliminary results

Schrier has more than 55 percent of the vote.

  • Nov 7, 2018
Kim Schrier and Dino Rossi met at their first and only debate at Central Washington University where they clashed over health care, gun safety, taxes, and more. Photo courtesy of David Dick, CWU
The team that advocated for I-1631 at downtown Seattle’s Arctic Club on Nov. 6, 2018. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

Washington rejects carbon fee

I-1631 campaign organizers say they will continue pushing for a cleaner future.

The team that advocated for I-1631 at downtown Seattle’s Arctic Club on Nov. 6, 2018. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

Early results: Carbon fee fails as gun control passes

Preliminary tallies are in for the state’s four initiatives.

Callan and Ramos lead Legislative District 5 races

Results are preliminary and could change as additional ballots are counted

  • Nov 6, 2018
SVSD teachers, secretaries, SVEA and PSE members, and other supporters picket in front of Snoqualmie Valley City Hall before the Oct. 23 school board meeting for living wages of district secretaries. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Snoqualmie Valley secretaries picket for ‘living wages’ outside of city hall

Snoqualmie Valley secretaries have been working without a current contract for almost two months.

SVSD teachers, secretaries, SVEA and PSE members, and other supporters picket in front of Snoqualmie Valley City Hall before the Oct. 23 school board meeting for living wages of district secretaries. Madison Miller/staff photo.
An example of the diverging diamond used in WSDOT’s explanation of the design. The video is part of Mayor Matt Larson’s interchange update video available on the city’s YouTube channel. (Courtesy Photo)

Snoqualmie pursues creation of westbound on-ramp from Parkway to I-90

Snoqualmie has asked WSDOT to convert the weigh station to a dedicated I-90 on-ramp.

An example of the diverging diamond used in WSDOT’s explanation of the design. The video is part of Mayor Matt Larson’s interchange update video available on the city’s YouTube channel. (Courtesy Photo)

Legislatvie District 5 candidates speak at Chamber of Commerce forum in Snoqualmie

Candidates for the Legislative District 5 attended the Chamber of Commerce-hosted forum on Oct. 24.

The Sallal Water Association, which serves the Riverpoint neighborhood, sent out a letter to the affected households on Oct. 31.

Water tank vandalized, possibly tainted in North Bend

UPDATE: White pellets were confirmed to be biodegradable airsoft BBs, no drink order still in effect

The Sallal Water Association, which serves the Riverpoint neighborhood, sent out a letter to the affected households on Oct. 31.

Snoqualmie Casino offers $1 million to WSDOT for SR18 improvements

Casino’s action was spurred by the death of two employees in an accident on the highway last month.

Millions in grants will go to protect salmon

The King County Flood Control District recently awarded $4.6 million in grants to local watersheds.

The suspect made “disturbing” posts, including guns and threats, on Snapchat, a popular image- and video-based social media app. Kailan Manandic, Photo Illustration

Former Two Rivers student arrested for threats on Snapchat

The recently expelled 15-year-old was arrested after making threatening posts on Snapchat.

The suspect made “disturbing” posts, including guns and threats, on Snapchat, a popular image- and video-based social media app. Kailan Manandic, Photo Illustration
Mount Si High School Homecoming court. King and Queen, Josh York and Madyson Ford, are part of the school’s special education program. Members of the court include Joe Waskom, Bella Gerlitz, Colby Green, Emi Yoshikawa, Tatum Dalgleish, Ryan Horn, Mateo DiDomenico, Parker Wutherich and Kevin Corder. Photo courtesy of Calder Productions.

Mount Si High School honor special needs students at Homecoming game

Mount Si High School students elect Josh York and Madyson Ford as Homecoming king and queen.

Mount Si High School Homecoming court. King and Queen, Josh York and Madyson Ford, are part of the school’s special education program. Members of the court include Joe Waskom, Bella Gerlitz, Colby Green, Emi Yoshikawa, Tatum Dalgleish, Ryan Horn, Mateo DiDomenico, Parker Wutherich and Kevin Corder. Photo courtesy of Calder Productions.