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Betsy De Vos’ Bellevue visit on education reform draws hundreds of protesters

Hundreds of protesters filled Bellevue Way as Betsy DeVos, President Donald Trump’s secretary of education, came to Bellevue to address the Washington Policy Center’s annual… Continue reading

Fire Department to host free child car seat inspections Oct. 28

Eastside Baby Corner and Eastside Fire and Rescue are offering free car seat inspections, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28 at the North… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2017

Snoqualmie Police collect unwanted prescription drugs Oct. 28 on National Drug Take-Back Day

The city of Snoqualmie and the Snoqualmie Police Department will participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, 10 a.m. to… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2017

School construction firm fined by Labor & Industries; repays $210,000 in back wages

Nine workers received $210,000 in back pay recently for work on 10 Western Washington schools, including Timber Ridge Elementary School on Snoqualmie Ridge, after a… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017

Blotter: Car rolls over, driver walks away; No one injured in SUV- school bus collision

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

  • Oct 10, 2017

City candidates take turns in hot seat: Snoqualmie candidates share similar visions for the future, differ on how to get there

Although their proposed pathways to the future may differ, the 12 candidates running for six seats on the Snoqualmie City Council agreed that the city… Continue reading

Tolt Historical Museum open to the public Saturday, Oct. 14

The Tolt Historical Society invites the public to its museum of Carnation area history, 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14 at Carnation Farms, 28901… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley Water Bank launches short-term water right leasing program for 2018 auction

New to agricultural irrigation in the Snoqualmie Valley this year is a water use auction for multiple years, starting next season. All watershed improvement district… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Drivers can expect minor delays next week on I-90 between North Bend and Cle Elum

Construction work continues on I-90 next week between North Bend and Cle Elum as crews continue to make repairs to the roadway, repair bridge decks… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2017

Bear sightings increase; city offers safety information on wildlife interactions

As fall approaches, bear sightings are on the rise in Snoqualmie Valley. The city of North Bend urges residents to take several steps to stay… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2017

City of Snoqualmie hosts public meeting for input on all-inclusive playground at Centennial Fields

The city of Snoqualmie is launching an all-inclusive playground project and wants community input, starting with a kickoff meeting, 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12 at… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2017

Blotter: Teens making scary movie ousted from old building; Off-gassing flooring causes nausea, weakness in neighboring property

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls: Snoqualmie-North Bend Police Dept. Friday, Sept. 22 Animal Problem: At 6:12 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

County Council candidates prioritize traffic in Snoqualmie forum

What mattered most to the two candidates for the District 3 seat on the Metropolitan King County Council last week was how county residents get… Continue reading

Snoqualmie city council approves changes to six-year utilities improvement plan

The city of Snoqualmie’s Utilities Capital Improvement Plan saw some changes on Monday, Sept. 25, after the city council approved ordinances to update the plan… Continue reading

Bridge repair designs expected by end of year, Tolt Hill Bridge work to start early in 2018

Designs for the repair of the Tolt Hill Bridge should be done by the end of the year, with construction to follow in 2018.

  • Oct 4, 2017

Middle Fork Road, trailheads, open with Sept. 30 celebration

Saturday, Sept. 30 was National Public Lands Day. Locally, there was even more reason to celebrate as the improvement work to the Middle Fork Road,… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2017

Blotter: Car hits child who ran into street; app-connected alarm system gives false warnings

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

  • Oct 2, 2017

Upcoming earthquake drill in Duvall to test regional organizations’ capabilities, response plans

Saturday, Sept. 30, will be just another day for most, but it also marks an important milestone in the Snoqualmie Valley as representatives from cities,… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2017

Northwest Railway Museum acquires 99-year-old locomotive for 2018 exhibit

Thanks to a donation from the city of Bellingham, The Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie is now the owner of a 99-year-old steam locomotive and… Continue reading

Sister Cities Association board members resign, leaving three vacancies on all-volunteer nonprofit board

The Snoqualmie Sister Cities Association has undergone some recent changes, with three board members resigning from their positions. Members of the board will meet Tuesday,… Continue reading