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A look back at first year of E-DUI

Snoqualmie holds third highest distracted driving crash rate on the Eastside over the past decade.

Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.

Washington joins Undetectable = Untransmittable HIV prevention campaign

Washington is the sixth state health department to join the campaign along with 18 other states.

  • Aug 7, 2018
Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.
Snoqualmie Valley Fire Dept. respond to two house fires. Courtesy photo.

Firefighters respond to two house fires in one week

One was caused by an improper reroofing project and the other was accidental.

  • Aug 6, 2018
Snoqualmie Valley Fire Dept. respond to two house fires. Courtesy photo.

Re-enactors bring deceased Snoqualmie residents back to life at Twilight Tour

Fourth annual Twilight Tour set for Aug. 31.

  • Aug 6, 2018

Snoqualmie approves transportation plan update, riverwalk studies and property sale deadline extension

The council discussed the riverwalk, downtown building height, and transportation on July 23.

DoggieStock music festival to raise funds for local pets

Valley Animal Partners set to host Doggie Stock music festival Sept. 8.

  • Aug 3, 2018
A salmon. File photo

State Fish and Wildlife seeks $60 million in funding

The department is facing a $33 million shortfall and also hopes to secure future funding.

A salmon. File photo

Congressional candidates talk health care, guns, immigration at Issaquah forum

Three of the leading candidates attended the forum at Blakely Hall in Issaquah on July 24.

DNA analysis confirms cougar euthanized attacked two bicyclists

Scientists confirm cougar euthanized attacked two bicyclists in North Bend

  • Aug 1, 2018
The legislative candidates sat at the table to the right of the moderator at the forum. From left: Bill Ramos, Chad Magendanz, Paul Graves, Lisa Cullen, Nathaniel Deily, Tim Cruickshank, Wendy Weiker, My-Linh Thai, and Michael Appleby. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Issaquah Chamber of Commerce hosts primary election candidate forum

The Issaquah Chamber of Commerce held their own primary election candidate forum on July 12

The legislative candidates sat at the table to the right of the moderator at the forum. From left: Bill Ramos, Chad Magendanz, Paul Graves, Lisa Cullen, Nathaniel Deily, Tim Cruickshank, Wendy Weiker, My-Linh Thai, and Michael Appleby. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

AG Ferguson sues Trump administration for giving dangerous people access to 3-D printed firearms

Ferguson argues downloadable guns make weapons easier for people to obtain.

  • Jul 31, 2018

Shuttle bus service from Duvall to Monroe begins operation Aug. 1

Community event to celebrate shuttle launch set for Aug. 17

  • Jul 31, 2018
While King County Metro has been testing out several trial electric buses since since 2016, the agency aims to have a fully electric bus fleet by 2040. Photo by SounderBruce/Flickr

King County Rolls on With Its Electric Bus Fleet Plans

With an overhaul set by 2040, a new report shows the economic and health benefits of going electric.

While King County Metro has been testing out several trial electric buses since since 2016, the agency aims to have a fully electric bus fleet by 2040. Photo by SounderBruce/Flickr

Reconstruction of 12th Street NE set for early August

Construction set to last 10 weeks beginning August 6

  • Jul 27, 2018

Salish expansion hearing draws criticism, support

Snoqualmie’s Planning Commission heard comments from several members of the public on the master plan

Duvall detectives determine suspicious deaths were murder-suicide

The deceased were discovered on July 6 after not showing up to a Fourth of July party.

Local Youth Elected as AQHYA Director

Isabela Laguna will serve as the AQHYA director through June 2019

  • Jul 26, 2018
King County Council is proposing measures that would impact gun storage and sales. Photo by zaphad1/Flickr

King County council members push safe storage gun regulation

Gun rights groups have threatened legal action over the measure.

King County Council is proposing measures that would impact gun storage and sales. Photo by zaphad1/Flickr
Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.

State health officials urge residents to stay healthy in hot weather

State health officials issue advisory for upcoming heat wave

  • Jul 25, 2018
Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.
A video has surfaced which shows a trainer at Bothell’s Academy of Canine Behavior hitting a dog with a plastic bat.

Snohomish County: Claims of animal abuse against Bothell kennel not substantiated

A video showing a trainer using a plastic bat to train a dog was not animal abuse, county says.

A video has surfaced which shows a trainer at Bothell’s Academy of Canine Behavior hitting a dog with a plastic bat.