Opinion

Praise for positive changes, made to serve a purpose

Have you noticed it yet? The absolute best new feature of our recently updated website? If you haven’t, I’ll give you a hint — you… Continue reading

 

Inspiring Veterans’ Day concert deserves applause | Letter

Thanks from an audience member who attended the Snoqualmie Elementary School Veterans’ Day concert.

  • Nov 13, 2017

 

Veterans continue to serve us every day | Guest column

Every November, we honor our military veterans. What we sometimes overlook is that many veterans, after serving our country, return home to serve our communities… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

 

To my sea sisters — and all families of veterans | Guest Column

As my Navy recruiter waited in his car with the engine running at the top of our driveway, I stood with my parents on the… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

Drowsy driving is a national health and safety problem | Guest column

Eleven years ago, a drowsy-driving car wreck left me with injuries that still challenge me today. In the accident, my ankle was crushed so badly… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

Call your Congressman to stop Republican tax bill | Letter

I’m not sure what disturbs me more: Elected representatives who push a tax bill they tout will be relief for working class people, or gullible… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

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