Opinion

Citizens’ quality of life has suffered with rapid development | Letter

The quality of life in Snoqualmie has decreased significantly in recent years due to rapid and unnecessary development. Snoqualmie does not currently have the water… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Public safety is Gothelf’s priority; re-elect him to North Bend City Council | Letter

Today I am writing you to express my support of Alan Gothelf for North Bend City Council. Alan and I served for two years together… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

KCLS is committed to serving as cradle of democracy

King County Library System – A Cradle of Democracy On November 3, 1942, a shared vision of democratic ideals and equal access to information became… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Column: Institutional voting knowledge won’t ever be lost

Remember when we used to have to figure out which voting precinct we lived in, and where we had to go to vote? How confusing… Continue reading

Siren restoration was funded by memorials, not Peterson estate | Letter

For those of you who haven’t seen the correction in the Snoqualmie Valley Record regarding the fire siren that blows at noon, please let me… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Talent, qualifications, make Murphy good choice for King County Council, District 3 | Letter

Elect John Murphy. A few weeks ago, I had an opportunity to speak with John Murphy and his wife. John is running for Position 3… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

County Councilwoman Kathy Lambert is regular visitor to Valley communities | Letter

My husband and I moved to the Snoqualmie Valley 42 years ago on a windy November day. We made a deliberate choice to move to… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Fletcher’s Falls Crossing solution is one reason for this voter’s support | Letter

I support Fuzzy Fletcher for mayor of Snoqualmie. I don’t want Snoqualmie to become another overcrowded city on Seattle’s Eastside. We cannot stop growth; however,… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

North Bend City Council colleague supports Alan Gothelf for re-election | Letter

Choices, we all have choices in this upcoming election cycle, and that’s what makes our democracy work. In North Bend, we are fortunate to have… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Busby is proven advocate for all students in the school district | Letter

Election time is here again, a time for our voices to be heard. Marci Busby is on our ballot for school board again. I support… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

MacLean’s engagement, leadership have earned this reader’s vote | Letter

As a parent and a teacher in Snoqualmie Valley Schools, I am casting my vote for Tavish Maclean. Based on my personal interactions with Tavish,… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Snoqualmie City Diner review: The menu is not for everyone | Letter

The service is not what it was when it opened. The view is not what was advertised and customers are being charged for things they… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Johnson is the right person for the Snoqualmie Valley School Board | Letter

As a parent of two children in the district and past PTSA president at Cascade View Elementary School, I am excited to support Melissa Johnson… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Larson’s demonstration of courage, integrity, in 2006 has earned this reader’s vote | Letter

As the election approaches, I remind myself of why I am voting to re-elect Mayor Larson for the city of Snoqualmie. Not only do I… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Johnson is committed to improving the school district | Letter

I heard that the teachers union sent a letter to members inferring that Carolyn Simpson (School Board Director) and Melissa Johnson (School Board candidate) were… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Reader poem welcomes October | Letter

I wrote a poem last October while walking along one of my favorite spots at Lake Sammamish State Park, and would like to submit it… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2017

Hear, hear! for candidates, forums, and Election Day

Almost every January since I’ve been at the Record, I have compiled a list of words to retire. These are generally popular expressions overused to… Continue reading

Jeans has all the qualities marking a good city leader | Letter

I would like to enlist your support in re-electing Bob Jeans to the Snoqualmie City Council. I’ve known Bob for years and had the opportunity… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

MacLean is wholly committed to providing best possible education for students | Letter

As a community member of nine years, with two children who are in the midst of their education through Snoqualmie Valley School District, and as… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

Busby’s dedication to children is needed on Snoqualmie Valley School Board | Letter

The Snoqualmie Valley Administrative Secretary Association endorses Marci Busby for Snoqualmie Valley School Board. As a group, we have worked for many years in the… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017