Turned Down Flat: Board, District say No to Parent Voice in Math Pathway Decision; State Rep makes Surprise Appearance

It was a very crowded and very long school board meeting on Thursday, April 14, 2016. Parents packed the room once again to discuss the contentious topic of middle school math pathways (core, accelerated, or … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School Issues Preemptive Strike on May Madness, ‘Hot Girl’ Contest

In an effort to stop another year of 'May Madness' at Mount Si High School, Principal John Belcher on April 11, 2016 issued a letter to parents and students discouraging the online, bracket-style contest that … [Read more...]

Road Work Finished Early, No Delays near Snoqualmie Falls on Friday

UPDATE |  APRIL 1, 2016, 6AM The City of Snoqualmie tweeted out late Thursday afternoon, March 31st, that the roadwork that was causing long backups and for some, 40 minute waits, had finished early.  So … [Read more...]

Woman Thrown from Horse, Down Ravine on the Snoqualmie Valley Trail

King County Search and Rescue (KCSAR) Public Information volunteer Alan LaBissoniere said search crews and the Fall City Fire Department responded to Fall City on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 for an injured woman … [Read more...]

Egg Hunt Time! Come See Just how Many Kids Live in the Valley

There's some Easter Egg Hunt fun happening this weekend for local kids, teens - and even pups. And with plenty of families and thousands of kids calling the Snoqualmie Valley home, those eggs go fast! Note: … [Read more...]

Fatal Collision Closes SR 203 near Fall City for six hours Wednesday

State Route 203, just north of the SR 202 roundabout in Fall City, was the site of a fatality collision on Wednesday afternoon, March 16, 2016. According to the Washington State Patrol, a 34-year old Renton … [Read more...]

Hospital Board ends CEO’s contract with Full Buyout; COO chosen as interim leader

The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Board of Commissioners voted to terminate Superintendent Rodger McCollum’s contract during their regular meeting on Wednesday, March 3, 2016. The severance agreement includes a … [Read more...]

Parents Worried over Drugs, Alcohol at Freshman Campus; Prescription Drug Use New, Real Concern

When it comes to drugs, alcohol, partying and high school kids, it's something schools districts across the country deal with - and the Snoqualmie Valley is no exception. As a parent you do your best, try to … [Read more...]

Winter Homeless Shelter Moving to Fall City, Holds two Upcoming Meetings

As the Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter prepares to move from its current location at Snoqualmie United Methodist  Church to the Fall City area, it is offering two upcoming meetings to address concerns, … [Read more...]

On the Rise | Snoqualmie Valley School District Graduation Rate Hits new High

When Mount Si High School Principal John Belcher spoke at the Class of 2015 Graduation ceremony last June, he said he felt very connected that class because they both started as freshman together – back in the … [Read more...]

‘Greater Tuna,’ Satirical Look at small Town Life Comes to Valley Center Stage, Boxley’s

Valley Center Stage (VCS) and Boxley’s are excited to present two nights of dinner theater fun, combining Boxley’s great food and VCS's current show, Greater Tuna. Community members can enjoy the comfortable … [Read more...]

School Board Names District’s new Elementary School, it’s All about the TRE(E)S

At its January 28th meeting, the Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors picked a name for the district's new elementary school, scheduled to open in September 2016. The name was chosen during … [Read more...]

First Look at New Mount Si High School: Design Approved; Safety, Growth Issues up Budget by $20 million

Snoqualmie Valley School Board President Geoff Doy described the designs for the future, re-built Mount Si High School as "a school to be proud of," saying the schematic plans brought tears to his eyes. Raised … [Read more...]

Prices up, Inventory Shortage continues, but Snoqualmie Valley Offers Buyers Desirable, more Affordable Eastside Option

You can see it clearly in the graphics - the supply of homes for sale in the Snoqualmie Valley has shrunk by more than half over the past year. It appears the post-recession days of exploding inventory are … [Read more...]

Story Behind Viral Snoqualmie Fire Station Wedding Proposal Video Making it to National Airwaves

It started about a month ago as a simple request of a friend - Tyler Austin of TAustin Photography in Fall City. Friend and volunteer Snoqualmie firefighter, Marshall, told Tyler he was planning to pop the … [Read more...]