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Police search for suspect in North Bend bank robbery

At 3:05 p.m., on Thursday, Jan. 25, Snoqualmie police responded to a bank robbery at the North Bend Bank of America located at 128 Bendigo… Continue reading

Severe flu season continues, flu shots can still help

This year’s influenza season is one of the most severe in recent years, with widespread cases reported throughout the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2018

Voters to decide on two school levies on Feb. 13 ballot

Months after the legislature passed a school funding package to meet the demands of the McCleary lawsuit, education funding is still in the news. That’s… Continue reading

Snoqualmie council rejects job description for full-time events coordinator, calls for separation of roles

To address the need for events and economic development coordination, the city of Snoqualmie has been working to create a new job description for a… Continue reading

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

Updated Jan. 22, 2018 at 2:56 p.m. Astria Health, the hospital organization that Snoqualmie Valley Hospital’s board of commissioners is in talks with about a… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2018

Indivisibles stage local Women’s March in North Bend Saturday

Snoqualmie Valley Indivisibles, a group of 8th Congressional District voters, organized their own Women’s March in North Bend Saturday, Jan. 20 in the spirit of… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2018

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

Updated: Jan. 22, 2018 at 11:25 a.m. After a recent discovery of possible landslide danger to one of Snoqualmie’s water sources, the Snoqualmie City Council… Continue reading

North Bend swears in slate of re-elected City Councilors

The re-elected North Bend City Council members were sworn in during a ceremony Tuesday, Jan. 16, at Mt. Si Senior Center, setting the stage for… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 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

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
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