Letter | Firefighters say Thank You to Community

Dear Editor, The Snoqualmie Firefighters Association would like to take this opportunity to thank all our Snoqualmie Valley Residents, contributors and volunteers for their continued support and patronage … [Read more...]

Letter | Snoqualmie election as a referendum on growth

[This letter is from Snoqualmie resident, Richard Scheel. You can send letters of support for your candidate to info@livingsnoqualmie.com] Dear Editor, I am happy to see the abundance of candidates in our … [Read more...]

Letter | Three city council members encourage voters to re-elect Matt Larson

Dear Editor, 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 Matt Larson and various Snoqualmie City Council … [Read more...]

Letter | Larson consistently acts in interest of the community, helped save library

[This letter comes from former Snoqualmie librarian Loretta Herman. You can send letters of support for your candidate to info@livingsnoqualmie.com.] Dear Editor, As a former Snoqualmie librarian for 35 … [Read more...]

Letter | Fletcher only candidate with clear vision for alternative to Mill Site development

[This letter comes from Snoqualmie resident Dana Hubanks. You can send letters of support for your candidate to info@livingsnoqualmie.com.] Dear Editor, With our local primary elections rounding the corner, a … [Read more...]

Letter | Toft offers time, energy to better those around him; would be outstanding mayor

[This letter comes from former North Bend city councilman, David Cook. You can send letters of support for your candidate to info@livingsnoqualmie.com.] Dear Editor, I met Brad Toft in 2014 when I was … [Read more...]

Letter | 6 Reasons I am voting to re-elect Mayor Larson

[This letter comes from Snoqualmie resident and former City of North Bend Finance Director, Elena Montgomery. You can send letters of support for your candidate to info@livingsnoqualmie.com] Dear Editor, … [Read more...]

Letter | Housing Affordability Matters: Vote for Fuzzy Fletcher

[This letter comes from Snoqualmie resident and SVSD teacher, Janelle McCarty. You can send letters of support for your candidate to info@livingsnoqualmie.com] Dear Editor, Without promoting housing … [Read more...]

Letter | City in need of Leadership change, Toft’s vision best suited for Snoqualmie

[This letter comes from Snoqualmie resident, Mark Hawkins. You can send in letters of support for your candidates to info@livingsnoqualmie.com] Dear Editor: Thank you for providing this forum for public … [Read more...]

Letter | Fuzzy Fletcher will listen and respond, not shut citizens down

[This letter was written by Snoqualmie resident Elaine Armstrong. You can send your letters of support for candidates to info@livingsnoqualmie.com] Dear Editor, I appreciate your excellent coverage of … [Read more...]

Letter | Retain Matt Larson: strong leader, experienced voice for the region

[This letter was authored by Maria Carlson. Letters of candidate support can be sent to info@livingsnoqualmie.com] Dear Editor, I am writing in support of re-electing Matt Larson as Mayor of … [Read more...]

Letter | Toft right choice for mayor, ‘willing to be bold about raising the standard for kids’

[This letter is authored by Snoqualmie business owner Anna Sotelo. Letters can be submitted to info@livingsnoqualmie.com.] Dear Editor, I’m writing to express my support for Brad Toft as the next Mayor of … [Read more...]

In their own words: Why I want to be Mayor of Snoqualmie, Volume 4

This is the forth in a [hopeful] five-part series written by each Snoqualmie Mayoral candidate, explaining their goals and vision if elected. This piece is from Steve Pennington. Five candidates have filed … [Read more...]

In their own Words: why I want to be Mayor of Snoqualmie

This is the first in a [hopeful] five-part series, written by each Snoqualmie Mayoral candidate, explaining their goals and vision if elected. Brad Toft authors this first guest article. Five candidates have … [Read more...]

Oped | School Board Members entitled to meeting agendas

** Clarification from author: In reading some of the responses both on Living Snoqualmie and social media, it became evident that one point of  clarification is necessary. Marci Busby’s words about preferring … [Read more...]

Appreciation is Under my Tree this year, Happy Holidays to a wonderful Community

Growing up, Christmas Eve was always my dad's day, meaning we spent that day with his family. I always counted down the hours until we got together with that large family group. My dad was the oldest of four … [Read more...]

Oped | Establishment Politics on School Board need to end, Simpson right choice for board president

[ ** Written by Snoqualmie resident, Brad Toft ** ] The Snoqualmie Valley School Board begins deliberations regarding service in the roles of President and Vice President for the 2017 calendar year, to be … [Read more...]

Oped | Why Trump did not earn my vote

I hate politics and at the same time it fascinates me. I hate it because so much of it involves labeling. It intrigues me because it shapes our world - its policies, its values. The ugly part of politics is … [Read more...]

Oped | Why Trump

[** This piece as written by Snoqualmie resident, Rob McCann **] Please stop trying to slap an evil label on me so you can try to understand why I voted for Trump.  I didn’t do that to you when you elected … [Read more...]

Oped | So ready for ‘Election 2016’ Reality Show to end, but still embracing the Vote

Did you watch last night's presidential debate.... the one that was billed as drawing Super Bowl-like viewership numbers? I did. For 15 minutes. Then I turned it off and realized that politics, which I have … [Read more...]