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Educators, parents, students and Supreme Court await Legislature’s basic-education funding solution

West Valley School District Supt. Gene Sementi, like other Washington educators, is waiting as legislators wrestle to find a solution to fund basic education this session.

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

 

Protesters demand Congressman Reichert meet with constituents

At least 150 Congressional District 8 residents braved the rain to march…

 

Blotter: Wine-drinking driver eludes police; Bobcat spotted behind Snoqualmie Ridge homes

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

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

King County organizations combat apartment evictions that lead to homelessness

Editor’s note: This is the final part of our ongoing series regarding…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley Watershed Improvement District holds first of its kind water auction for 2017 irrigation

Some farmers in the Snoqualmie Valley have long been able to draw…

Snoqualmie man receives city’s life-saving award for river rescue; city welcomes new officers and Peruvian exchange students

Peruvian exchange students, new police officers and firefighters, and a good Samaritan…

Car thieves cause head-on collision in North Bend; Two women to face charges of vehicle theft and assault

Snoqualmie police have arrested two women who assaulted a driver and attacked…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Community members ask Carnation, Duvall, to be welcoming

The immigration debate that started nationwide just weeks ago has reached the…

Blotter: Suspicious vehicle was just shooting a car commercial; mysterious man knocking on door turns out to be a pizza deliveryman

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

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Issaquah shelter gives refuge to women, children escaping domestic violence

Editor’s Note: The woman featured in this story is a victim of…

Snow days in Snoqualmie Valley could extend school year, but won’t shorten mid-winter break

Last week’s snowy weather won’t affect next week’s mid-winter break, says Snoqualmie…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Come to Umpqua Bank in North Bend Feb. 15 for lunch and a discussion on affordable housing in the Valley

Umpqua Bank in North Bend will host a “Chat and Chew” on…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Consultant contract off hospital board’s agenda for Feb. 9

The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital has delayed a contract discussion for partnering with…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Public meeting for winter shelter in Fall City is Thursday, Feb. 9

In advance of its planned move to the Fall City United Methodist…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Annual homeless count expands search area to include Snoqualmie Valley for first time this year

Volunteers took to the streets in a county-wide effort to tally and…

Blotter: Loose goats in North Bend create a road hazard for drivers; juveniles smash car windows in spree

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital considers affiliation or merger at special meeting

The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital is in the process of making some big…

Snoqualmie gets feedback on potential utility rate increase

Business owners and residents of the city of Snoqualmie gathered at city…

‘No one is above the law’: Seattle federal judge puts Trump’s immigration order on ice

A federal judge in Seattle today put President Donald Trump’s executive order…

The Landing offers overnight shelter for young adults in Redmond

Editor’s note: This is part of a monthlong series on Eastside homelessness.…

Citizens call on Reichert to oppose Muslim travel ban

In response to the Jan. 27 executive order signed by President Donald…

State Legislature worked on delay of revisions to school levy lid in past week

State lawmakers kicked off the third week of this year’s 105-day session…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Water main repair in Maloney Grove will shut off water to area for several hours Thursday morning

On Thursday, Feb. 2, North Bend Public Works crews will repair a…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Snoqualmie to consider reduced street distance, Parkway access amendements for proposed Snoqualmie Ridge hotel at public hearing Feb. 6

A developer has expressed interest in building a hotel on Snoqualmie Ridge,…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Blotter: Gas leak evacuates downtown Snoqualmie building in early morning; Fall City marine unit assists in river rescue

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Riverview School District looks at changes to school boundaries, plans new elementary school for growing enrollment

Steady student enrollment growth in the Riverview School District over the past…

Muslim community reaches out, find support from Snoqualmie Valley neighbors

Emotions were running high at the Muslim Association of Snoqualmie’s “Meet Your…

Snoqualmie to discuss utility rate increases Thursday; Public hearing to be held Feb. 13

The city of Snoqualmie will hold a public hearing on possible utility…

  • Jan 31st, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley School District hosts career fair for educators Thursday

Snoqualmie Valley School District is hosting an educator career fair, 2:30 to…

  • Jan 31st, 2017

County executive Dow Constantine addresses Snoqualmie Valley Chamber on growth, goals and regional values

King County Executive Dow Constantine may have been joking moments before he…

State leaders react to federal immigration ban, Attorney General’s lawsuit challenging the executive order

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced Monday that he is challenging President…

  • Jan 30th, 2017

County executive responds to executive order on sanctuary cities: ‘Immigrants and refugees are welcome here’

King County Executive Dow Constantine released the following statement Wednesday on an…

  • Jan 26th, 2017

Homeless men living in Bothell share their stories

Editor’s Note: The Reporter spoke with these two homeless men on the…

  • Jan 26th, 2017

NAC Architecture brings security to Mount Si High School design

Construction on the all-new Mount Si High School is well underway, but…

Blotter: Man on table creates disturbance in restaurant; cigarette butts may have started trash fire

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following…

  • Jan 25th, 2017

Snoqualmie hires first full-time female firefighter

Snoqualmie’s fire department welcomed a new member to the team last week…

March on Seattle is inspiration to make defending principles the new normal

By Lisa Tario Contributing Writer Editor’s Note: The Women’s March on Seattle,…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Volunteers needed for homeless census, ‘Count us in’ Friday at Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter

The Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter has been invited to participate in King…

  • Jan 23rd, 2017

Snoqualmie Mosque members invite you to ‘Meet your Muslim neighbors’ at Jan. 28 event

What is the Islamic faith really all about? You can find out…

  • Jan 20th, 2017