Snoqualmie Pets 101: Rex, Portrait of a Leash Reactive Dog Part II

In her newest column, pet trainer for Le Chic Pet, Melissa Grant, follows up on Rex's progress dealing with the issues of "Leash Reactiveness" - and let's her canine friend help explain how he got better. So … [Read more...]

After Years of Planning, It’s Groundbreaking Time for New Snoqualmie Valley Hospital

After years of planning and even having to land-swap to make it happen, groundbreaking for the new Snoqualmie Valley Hospital is just a couple of days away. The community is invited to a groundbreaking … [Read more...]

Ben’s Breakdown: 2-0 Mount Si Prepares for Big Football Test vs Juanita

  ** Ben Evensen is a Mount Si High School senior and an aspiring sportswriter.  Look for his game analysis before each Mount Si football game throughout the 2013 season. ** My prediction for the … [Read more...]

Encompass Partners with New Snoqualmie Valley “Moms” Group; Launches September 17th!

On Tuesday, September 17th from 9:30AM until 11:30AM, Moms, a new Valley women’s group aimed at welcoming, informing and inspiring mothers, will be hosting its first meeting at the Snoqualmie Valley Alliance … [Read more...]

Ben’s Breakdown: Mount Si Football Travels to Issaquah for First Road Game of Year

** Ben Evensen is a Mount Si High School senior and an aspiring sportswriter.  Look for his game analysis before each Mount Si football game throughout the 2013 season. ** After a big win over Seattle Times … [Read more...]

Summer Might be Ending, But TPC Snoqualmie Ridge Still has Full Calendar, Holding Free Open House for Community

Summer is winding down, but not the weather.  If you're looking for something fun to do on a day that's supposed to hit 85 degrees, TPC Snoqualmie Ridge is opening its doors to the public in an effort to show … [Read more...]

Learn to Serve Community During Emergencies; CERT Training Starts Soon

Floods, snow, wind and ice storms, power outages. It seems the Snoqualmie Valley has seen a lot over the past few years. Want to be prepared to help serve the community during emergency situations?  If so, … [Read more...]

When it Comes to School Bond Planning, Maybe Leaders Should Look to Latest Election Results for Guidance?

The Snoqualmie Valley School District had a 4-way school board primary on August 6th.  Approximately 25% of registered voters mailed in their ballots - about equal to the 2009 SVSD school board primary … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Traveling with your Pet

In her latest post, guest columnist and pet trainer, Melissa Grant, at Le Chic Pet in Issaquah talks traveling with your pet – by air or car – with some great tips for your big adventure. Summer vacation … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: 5 of the Most Rare or Unusual Dog Breeds

In her latest post, guest columnist and pet trainer, Melissa Grant, at Le Chic Pet in Issaquah introduces readers to some of the most unusual dog breeds to be found at local dog parks. When you go to your … [Read more...]

School Board Zeroes in on Future Bond, Agrees to Focus on Option A

SVSD school board members have specific thoughts and opinions when it comes to three possible future bond options, and they got a chance share their thoughts and  examine recent bond focus group results during … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School Forms New Drumline; Fundraising Effort Needs Two More Drums to Complete the Line

Can you help?  Mount Si Music Boosters have been actively fundraising since school let out in early June.  They are trying to help newly hired MSHS band director, Matt Wenman, launch his drumline, something to … [Read more...]

First Snoqualmie Valley Teacher Honored with Naming of Thompson Avenue, a Short Hop from Today’s Cascade View Elementary

When Snoqualmie Ridge developed over 15 years ago, great thought went into the naming of its streets.  City officials wanted those new streets to have historical meaning.  To accomplish that, the help of Dave … [Read more...]

Halloween Anyone? Night on a Dark Trail Holding Song Writing Contest with Cash Prize!

Night on a Dark Trail is gearing up for its third annual Snoqualmie Valley Halloween community event, incorporating local acting and musical talent (and multitudes of volunteers) for the 2013 interactive … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: All about Dog Food – History and Pros and Cons of Kibble, Canned, Dehydrated and Raw

In her bi-weekly guest column, LeChic Pet Trainer, Melissa Grant, runs down the history of dog food and helps you understand which type might be best for your furry friend - as well as your family. The first … [Read more...]