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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.

Safeco Field funding referendum withdrawn

The mysterious backers of the initiative won’t say why, but some think it’s because they couldn’t get funding to gather the necessary signatures.

Shortest ever ‘Obamacare’ enrollment period starts Nov. 1

The Trump administration slashes the time frame to sign up for insurance.

Driver nearly causes crashes before parking on sidewalk | Police blotter

The Snoqualmie Valley police blotter for Oct. 19 through 23.

  • Oct 29, 2018

5th District candidates give their thoughts on taxes, housing, and gun safety

Republican Chad Magendanz and Democrat Bill Ramos

  • Oct 26, 2018
Democrat Kim Schirer and Republican Dino Rossi are running to be the next representative of the 8th Congressional District.

8th District Candidates discuss budget, health care, and guns

Dino Rossi and Kim Schrier will face off this November for 8th Congressional District’s open seat.

  • Oct 26, 2018
Democrat Kim Schirer and Republican Dino Rossi are running to be the next representative of the 8th Congressional District.

Curb-side drug take-back at Snoqualmie PD

Take-back also at the Snoqualmie Fire Station and North Bend City Hall.

  • Oct 26, 2018

North Bend hosts town hall presentation of city water rights

North Bend residents gathered for discussion on the city’s water rights on Oct. 18.

Toll lane trips on Interstate 405 were higher than expected during the 2018 fiscal year. Since it opened in the fall of 2015 through the first quarter of this year, the toll lanes had raise nearly $59 million in revenue. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

State I-405 toll revenue was up last year

The Washington State Transportation Commission was updated on various programs on Oct. 16.

Toll lane trips on Interstate 405 were higher than expected during the 2018 fiscal year. Since it opened in the fall of 2015 through the first quarter of this year, the toll lanes had raise nearly $59 million in revenue. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

State Supreme Court bans life without parole for juveniles

Washington, along with 20 other states, will no longer sentence juveniles to life without parole.

Candidates for the 5th District seat take on your questions

Republican Incumbent Rep. Paul Graves and challenger Lisa Callan, a Democrat, are asking for your vote in this November’s election for the 5th Legislative District’s… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2018
Zelda Shirk, a junior at Redmond High School, speaks at Hopelink’s Reaching Out luncheon on Oct. 15 with her parents and event co-chairs, Jeff and Lynette Shirk. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Hopelink clients, benefactors and advocates share stories at 23rd annual Reaching Out luncheon

The organization has helped families out of poverty and into more stable situations since 1971.

Zelda Shirk, a junior at Redmond High School, speaks at Hopelink’s Reaching Out luncheon on Oct. 15 with her parents and event co-chairs, Jeff and Lynette Shirk. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Washington could have fastest train line in the U.S. within 20 years

Washington, Oregon and British Columbia study a corridor which would let trains travel at 250 mph.

Metro revises timeline for RapidRide bus expansion

After originally aiming to build 20 additional fast-service bus lines on high demand routes by 2040, King County Metro has changed its construction timelines and put 13 of those projects on hold.

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

Congressional candidates Kim Schirer and Dino Rossi tackle big issues at debate

8th Distrcit candidates Kim Schrier and Dino Rossi meet in Ellensburg for their first debate.

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

Emergency numbers and sandbag information for citizens | Winter Ready

A list of local resources in case of emergency

  • Oct 19, 2018