Five things you may not know about human services | Guest Column

I work in the tight-knit community of human services as CEO of Together Center. Along with the 22 agencies on campus and other community partners,… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2017

A person’s choice of role model is important, especially when the person is the President | Letter

Knowing a man’s choice of role models informs us of his character. The “Art of the Deal” co-author Tony Schwartz explained, to understand Trump, you… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Good-bye Wednesday editions of the Valley Record

Everything changes, eventually, but this week, everything really is changing at the Valley Record. We have published our last Wednesday edition — the one you’re… Continue reading

Global improvements begin within our borders | Letter

With the recent debates over the repeal of Obamacare and the push for Trumpcare, there is definite unrest in Congress. Having a two-party political system,… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2017

Rep. Reichert pretends to be a champion for the little guy | Letter

Congressman Reichert projects himself as a champion for the little guy standing up for individual rights, for small businesses fighting burdensome regulations, for those fighting… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2017

Congratulations to North Bend on preserving parks space | Letter

I applaud the City Council for the City of North Bend, the Mayor, Staff and the community for the latest purchase of open space property… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

Getting Big Money out of elections process will help us make progress on real issues | Letter

Our country is beginning to tool up for mid-term elections, and many entities, citizens included, are laying plans for future endeavors based upon victorious outcomes… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2017

Column: KCLS makes commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in our changing county

Anyone who has visited the 48 libraries in the King County Library System, as I have done since becoming KCLS’ Interim Director, appreciates the breadth… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017

Representative’s votes are undermining U.S. security | Letter

Congressman Dave Reichert always claims the high ground as ex-sheriff in understanding and supporting the rule of law. Yet in July he voted to undermine… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2017

Publisher’s column: Drive it like you stole it

Allow myself, to introduce myself. My name is Eric and I am the new Regional Publisher of Sound Publishing’s Eastside Media Group. I usually go… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2017

Sustainable back-to-school shopping starts in kids’ closets

Ready or not, it’s time to begin planning for a new school year. With the start of the school comes a back-to-school shopping list. Before… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2017

H.R. 1215 is as big a concern as health care bill | Letter

Think all you have to worry about regarding healthcare is the AHCA/BCRA? Think again. Congressman Dave Reichert voted on June 28 to pass the so-called… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2017

Beautiful day on the lake ends with life-saving lesson | Letter

They had spent a beautiful Monday with their dogs at Rattlesnake Lake. As they were about to load up the canoe on the pickup, they… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2017

Shridhar deserves your vote for Port Commissioner | Letter

I am writing in support of Preeti Shridhar for Port of Seattle Commission, position 4 in the Aug. 1 primary election. Shridhar has been a… Continue reading

  • Jul 26, 2017

Valley Record has long record of not endorsing candidates for office

Each year during the elections process, we at the Valley Record are asked who we will be endorsing as candidates in the various local races.… Continue reading

Snoqualmie City Council representatives encourage voters to re-elect Matt Larson | Letter

We are honored, and it has been a privilege, serving Snoqualmie residents. During the past many years we have the opportunity to serve with Mayor… Continue reading

  • Jul 25, 2017

Trump has given us no reason to respect him | Letter

Some Trump supporters believe we should all respect the man we just elected President. Here’s why some don’t. On Oct. 24, 2016, the New Yorker… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2017

King County Library System refreshes its strategic vision, invites public to look at the road ahead

Over the past year and a half, the King County Library System has been immersed in a strategic planning process to bring into focus all… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2017

Valley Record moves to Friday publication, Thursday distribution in August

Mount Si High School won’t be the only place in Snoqualmie to operate on a new schedule come the end of summer. Starting Aug. 25,… Continue reading

Former councilman impressed with Toft’s leadership | Letter

I first met Brad Toft in 2014 when I joined the Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club. I was immediately impressed with Brad’s leadership within Rotary as… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2017