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The North Bend City Hall building will be officially open to the public on July 30. Madeline Coats/staff photo

North Bend City Hall is officially open to the public

The new building has been in the works for more than 25 years.

The North Bend City Hall building will be officially open to the public on July 30. Madeline Coats/staff photo
Three candidates for Snoqualmie City Council position 2 answered questions presented by Snoqualmie Casino CEO Brian Decorah. Madeline Coats/staff photo

Three candidates discuss for Snoqualmie City Council Position 2

Incumbent Katherine Ross, Anna Sotelo and Elaine Armstrong responded to questions at a candidate forum on July 22.

Three candidates for Snoqualmie City Council position 2 answered questions presented by Snoqualmie Casino CEO Brian Decorah. Madeline Coats/staff photo
Senior Long Range Planner Jesse Reynolds visited Mestia from July 3-12 for the first diagnostics trip. Photo courtesy of Jill Green

Mestia and North Bend begin a professional and cultural partnership

First diagnostics trip to Mestia is completed by Senior Long Range Planner Jessie Reynolds.

Senior Long Range Planner Jesse Reynolds visited Mestia from July 3-12 for the first diagnostics trip. Photo courtesy of Jill Green

PSE’s battery storage project could help the clean energy rollout

Tiny pilot project in Glacier could eventually be expanded to Puget Sound region.

Snoqualmie City Council approves new rules for public record request policies

The rules place limitatons on time spent on records and updates billing methods.

King County jail lost water 16 times since 2018

The building has been plagued with water failures stemming from Aquatherm pipes.

Photo courtesy of Governor Tom Wolf (flickr)
                                Corina Pfeil, a Kenmore parent, has spent the past three years to get the law changed to allow naloxone (better known as Narcan or Evzio) in Washington high schools to help prevent on-campus opioid overdose.

Eastside mom gets Narcan in Washington schools

Corina Pfeil has spent the past three years to make Narcan accessible to students who overdose at school.

Photo courtesy of Governor Tom Wolf (flickr)
                                Corina Pfeil, a Kenmore parent, has spent the past three years to get the law changed to allow naloxone (better known as Narcan or Evzio) in Washington high schools to help prevent on-campus opioid overdose.
Low Income Housing Institute’s 57-unit August Wilson Place apartments in downtown Bellevue includes affordable housing units for households at 30, 50 and 60 percent of the area median income. Photo courtesy of Low Income Housing Institute

Economic growth continues for King County

Warning signs on horizon as housing and rent prices cool down compared to previous years.

Low Income Housing Institute’s 57-unit August Wilson Place apartments in downtown Bellevue includes affordable housing units for households at 30, 50 and 60 percent of the area median income. Photo courtesy of Low Income Housing Institute

North Bend citizens run to fill open city council position

Mary Miller, Kristin Tetuan and Darren Glazier will be on the Primary ballots for Position 7.

Three candidates compete for a seat in the Snoqualmie City Council

Katherine Ross, Elaine Armstrong and Anna Sotelo campaign for Council Position No. 2

Madison Miller / staff photo
                                Valley Center Stage and Si View Metro Parks are partnering to debut a new musical, “The Gingerbread Man.” From left: Natalie Collins, Rebecca Zatloukal and Meha Shah.

VCS debuts new musical, “The Gingerbread Man”

VCS and Si View Parks partner for new summer musical.

Madison Miller / staff photo
                                Valley Center Stage and Si View Metro Parks are partnering to debut a new musical, “The Gingerbread Man.” From left: Natalie Collins, Rebecca Zatloukal and Meha Shah.

Missing 46-year-old man found dead at Snow Lake trail

Hiker likely fell from cliff, authorities say .

  • Jul 19, 2019

Mayor of North Bend comes down to two candidates

Rob McFarland and Travis Bridgman explain why they want to be mayor.

Hospital candidates highlight Valley needs

Tim Noonan, Dariel Norris and Gene Pollard will be on Primary Election ballots.

  • Jul 19, 2019
Photo courtesy of Visit North Bend
                                The North Bend Downtown Block Party is returning once again for its 10th annual celebration on Saturday, July 20.

Downtown Block Party returns July 20

The annual festival brings together the Snoqualmie Valley for the 11th year.

Photo courtesy of Visit North Bend
                                The North Bend Downtown Block Party is returning once again for its 10th annual celebration on Saturday, July 20.

Prop 1 would fund parks, zoos and open spaces

King County voters could approve the renewal and increase of the levy on the August ballot.

King County Correctional Facility is located at 500 5th Ave., Seattle. File photo

King County jail’s leaky pipes have national implications

Lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court alleges Aquatherm has been selling faulty pipes.

King County Correctional Facility is located at 500 5th Ave., Seattle. File photo

North Bend, DNR, and King County get grant funding for river access improvements

North Bend, King County, and the Department of Natural Resources get funding for river access plan.

Coalition for Open Government concerned by Snoqualmie public records changes

Public hearing on proposal slated for July 22.