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Activists begin collecting signatures for November carbon fee initiative

A carbon fee could be on November’s ballot if supporters of I-1631 gather enough signatures.

Kim Wyman, Washington’s secretary of state and chief elections officer, discusses the importance of election integrity with the Redmond Rotary on April 12. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Wyman prepared to protect elections

Washington’s secretary of state talks hacking, social media and more at Redmond Rotary.

Kim Wyman, Washington’s secretary of state and chief elections officer, discusses the importance of election integrity with the Redmond Rotary on April 12. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Wildlife speaker to give update on wolf population at North Bend event April 16

Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife Wolf Manager Ben Maletzke will present.

  • Apr 16, 2018

North Bend hosts community meeting to discuss development concerns

City staff met with North Bend residents to talk shop about development anxiety.

King County Sheriff’s deputies to carry naloxone

All 450 deputies are slated carry the heroin overdose antidote by mid-summer.

North Bend approves road realignment and new traffic consultants

The city hopes to improve road safety at the intersection of SE Tanner Road and North Bend Way.

Critics say draft plan from county task force on homelessness underwhelms

One Table’s first stab at recommendations leaves some members calling for a bolder, clearly financed plan.

King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert leads the discussion at the opioid event on Monday night. Photo by Josh Kelety

Law enforcement, doctors, and Kathy Lambert talk opioids in Fall City

Panelists discussed broader trends in the epidemic, strategies for identifying addiction, and more.

King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert leads the discussion at the opioid event on Monday night. Photo by Josh Kelety

Tackling opioids: A community conversation April 9

The discussion will be held 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 9 at Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church.

  • Apr 9, 2018

100 Women Who Care

The Greater Snoqualmie Valley organization announced a partnership with Encompass.

  • Apr 9, 2018

Snoqualmie approves $450,000 grant for riverfront property purchases

The city is acquiring property to reduce flood impacts and provide open space opportunities.

Snoqualmie offers drug disposal for Drug Take Back Day

The National Drug Take Back Day on April 28 is additional to Snoqualmie’s year-round drop-off box.

  • Apr 6, 2018

FBI, DEA, and Sheriff’s Office headline opioid discussion

The discussion will educate parents, school personnel, teens, and locals about the opioid crisis.

  • Apr 4, 2018

Hundreds attend March for Our Lives rally in downtown North Bend

Hundreds of residents from around the Valley joined together in downtown North Bend on March 24 for a local March for Our Lives rally organized… Continue reading

Pregnant woman killed near North Bend in I-90 car accident

Snoqualmie Pass weather conditions were severe.

Devastating bat disease spreading from first case discovered in North Bend

White-nose syndrome is on the move in Washington state, which can decimate local bat colonies.

Photo Courtesy of Mountains to Sound Greenway

New ways to explore Snoqualmie Valley Trail

Snoqualmie installed new wayfinding signs to the trail.

  • Mar 30, 2018
Photo Courtesy of Mountains to Sound Greenway

North Bend man arrested, charged with child molestation

The man allegedly gave a little girl ice cream before the assault.

County council approves Eastside emergency system upgrade

The effort will enhance 911 to improve link to public safety providers that serve East King County.

  • Mar 28, 2018