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Going up: Mount Si High School construction project goes vertical; Framework for about a third of the new building is already up

Almost exactly two years from now, the new Mount Si High School will open, welcoming four years’ worth of students onto a single campus for… Continue reading

City makes plans to fill vacant council seat

At the Aug. 28 Snoqualmie City Council meeting, council members approved a timeline to accept applications and conduct interviews to appoint a new city council… Continue reading

North Fork Road closed because of Quarry wildfire in Snoqualmie National Forest

A section of North Fork Road SE is closed due to a 130-acre Quarry wildfire burning on Campbell Global and Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest lands.… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2017

Current Issaquah City Council candidate, local pediatrician among Reichert’s opponents in 2018 election

The primaries for the November 2017 election may have just taken place, but two familiar Issaquah faces are setting their sights on a goal further… Continue reading

King County Conservation District hosts restoration tour in Carnation Sept. 6

A tour of a shoreline restoration project from 6 to 8:30 p.m., in Carnation will be given by the King County Conservation District. The restoration… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

Segale sells North Bend property, slated for 156 homes to builders

A 39-acre parcel of North Bend that has been slated for residential development for nearly three years was sold last week, to two home building… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

‘A gift to everyone’ | Community-made mural brings rainbow to Issaquah Salmon Hatchery

The Issaquah Salmon Hatchery just got a whole lot more colorful. The source of the rainbow? A new mural at the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery, just… Continue reading

Eclipse parties formed wherever there was a view in the Valley

People came out to parks, streets and sidewalks Monday, to stare up at the sky. Some were prepared, with cold drinks and lawn chairs, and… Continue reading

School starts next week for Snoqualmie Valley students, next Tuesday for Riverview students

School starts next week, for most students in the Snoqualmie Valley School District. Wednesday, Aug. 30 is the first day of classes for students in… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley School District’s bus tracking services keep parents informed

Preparing a student for the school year gives parents a lot to think about, including how their children will get to the schools themselves. This… Continue reading

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital receives only one proposal for planned affiliation, from Yakima Valley-based Regional Health

The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital’s period to accept proposals on its affiliation plans officially closed on Aug. 11. The hospital saw interest from five hospitals and… Continue reading

Blotter | Fall City Fire assists man who fell from roof; Unattended propane torch burns storage shed in Snoqualmie

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls: Fall City Fire Department Thursday, Aug. 10 No fire: At 2 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce to host Eastside chamber legislative wrap-up session, Sept. 14

The Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce will host a 2017 Washington State Legislature wrap-up session, featuring all East King County State Legislators, in September. The… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley YMCA and Community Center celebrates five years, looks ahead to many more

It was hard to imagine, on the perfect summer Sunday last weekend, that the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA had to delay its grand opening five years… Continue reading

City Council unanimously rejects Snoqualmie Hills West annexation proposal

The Snoqualmie City Council voted unanimously Aug. 21 against a developer’s letter of intent to petition for a proposed annexation of Snoqualmie Hills West. The… Continue reading

Brad Toft resigns from Snoqualmie city council

The city of Snoqualmie announced on Monday, Aug. 21, that Councilman Brad Toft has resigned from his seat in Position 4 on the Snoqualmie City… Continue reading

North Bend stops work on downtown plaza due to concrete workers strike

UPDATE: At 2:17 p.m., the Teamsters Local 174 issued a press release announcing that the labor dispute had been settled and the strike had ended.… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

North Bend chooses new city planning director; David Miller brings 25 years experience in planning, public works

David Miller was recently named Community Development Director for the City of North Bend. He is taking over for Gina Estep, who resigned in July.… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Snoqualmie Police join campaign for increased DUI patrols starting Friday

Each summer in Washington State, an average of 149 people die in traffic crashes. That is the deadliest season of the year on our roads.… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2017

Larson to face Fletcher in Snoqualmie Mayor race, Ross and Sheppard race for Position 2 on City Council

Voters in Snoqualmie have chosen a current and a former city mayor to compete for the title of Snoqualmie Mayor in the Nov. 7 general… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2017