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Sallal well shut down, boil water advisory continues

E. coli continues to plague the Sallal Water Association system.

  • Sep 20, 2019

 

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$30 car tab proposal returns to ballot in November

Tim Eyman-led initiative would restrict car tabs and transportation benefit districts in Washington.

 

Police find bear tracks after intruder report | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Sept. 9-13.

  • Sep 20, 2019

 

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                                Political signs are back up at Snoqualmie Ridge after a warning letter was sent out by the Residential Owners’ Association.

Who controls campaign signs at the Ridge?

ROA wants signs removed, however the law is unclear about jurisdiction.

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                                Political signs are back up at Snoqualmie Ridge after a warning letter was sent out by the Residential Owners’ Association.

E. coli found in Sallal water

All association members asked to boil their drinking water until further notice.

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King County alcohol production ordinance could be approved by year’s end

Update to county code has been more than a year in the making.

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                                Construction site of the new roundabout on East North Bend Way.

North Bend’s third roundabout under construction

Project is expected to be complete in late October.

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                                Construction site of the new roundabout on East North Bend Way.

KCSO found all but one of the 108 allegations of excessive or unnecessary use of force were justified

The Office of Law Enforcement Oversight has released its annual 2018 report.

SVSD introduces advisory course for middle schools

All three middle schools will have an advisory course for each grade level to help prepare students for high school and beyond.

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                                Brenden Elwood, Jeanne Pettersen, Mayor Ken Hearing, Alan Gothelf and Ross Loudenback perform the ribbon cutting at a special ceremony at North Bend’s new City Hall Sept. 5.

North Bend’s new City Hall has ribbon cutting

City Hall is now located in the geographic center of town.

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                                Brenden Elwood, Jeanne Pettersen, Mayor Ken Hearing, Alan Gothelf and Ross Loudenback perform the ribbon cutting at a special ceremony at North Bend’s new City Hall Sept. 5.

Man get car stuck on sidewalk at Community Park | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Sept. 3-7.

  • Sep 13, 2019

Council votes to suspend recording of open public comment unrelated to agenda

It was a close 4-3 vote. Only non-agenda item discussion will go dark.

MSHS student photoshop rendering of what the new Wildcat Way street signs may look like. Photo captured from the Aug. 26 city council meeting

Meadowbrook Way to have honorary name “Wildcat Way”

City council approved the longtime MSHS request to have new honorary street name.

MSHS student photoshop rendering of what the new Wildcat Way street signs may look like. Photo captured from the Aug. 26 city council meeting
Non-utilities Capital Improvement Plan diagram. Photo courtesy of the City of Snoqualmie

Snoqualmie Council passes 2020-2025 non-utilities Capital Improvement Plan

$49 million for 27 projects, $10 million for Community Center Expansion.

Non-utilities Capital Improvement Plan diagram. Photo courtesy of the City of Snoqualmie
Mount Si Montessori is celebrating 30 years in the Valley. Madison Miller / staff photo

Mount Si Montessori to celebrate 30 years in the Valley

Mount Si Montessori has served nearly 1,600 children in 30 years.

Mount Si Montessori is celebrating 30 years in the Valley. Madison Miller / staff photo

North Bend failed to properly mitigate water for six weeks

The mitigation error stemmed from an incorrectly installed flow meter on Centennial Well.

‘Suspicious males’ seen stopping at every car | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Aug. 19-24.

  • Sep 6, 2019

More than 100 horses are being hoarded by a nonprofit in Puget Sound

Under guise of nonprofit caring for rescued horses, allegations of animal cruelty arose.

Cast trailers for “Three Busy Debras” filming at the Snoqualmie YMCA parking lot on Sept. 4. Madison Miller / staff photo

New TV show filming in Snoqualmie

“Three Busy Debras” is being filmed in cities in the Seattle area, including Snoqualmie.

Cast trailers for “Three Busy Debras” filming at the Snoqualmie YMCA parking lot on Sept. 4. Madison Miller / staff photo
U.S. Rep. Kim Schrier, D-Wash., speaks to a gathering outside HealthPoint Auburn North on Thursday afternoon. The Congresswoman talked about the importance of childhood immunizations. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

Auburn visit: Rep. Schrier urges families to vaccinate their children as schools prepare to open

No child should be left behind when it comes to immunizations. Kim Schrier has made it one of her top priorities during her first six… Continue reading

U.S. Rep. Kim Schrier, D-Wash., speaks to a gathering outside HealthPoint Auburn North on Thursday afternoon. The Congresswoman talked about the importance of childhood immunizations. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter