October 30, 2014
Initiative 1351 is being called The Washington Class Size Reduction Measure. The name is intended to appeal to an electorate with short attention spans and little time for or interest in details. A recent Elway Poll revealed that 66 percent of those polled say they will definitely or probably vote in favor of Initiative 1351.
July 24, 2014
King County Elections mailed ballots July 16 for the Aug. 5 primary election. Voters’ pamphlets were mailed separately and may arrive on a different day than ballots. Voters may also check MyVoterGuide online for a customized voters’ pamphlet.
July 16, 2014
Voters will have four choices for state representative in the 5th Legislative District primary Aug. 5.
March 26, 2014
All eligible King County voters will receive a ballot for the April 22 Special Election that will include a countywide measure to raise taxes to fund county roads and transit.
March 12, 2014
Ryan Roberts, of Snoqualmie, was the last of seven candidates interviewed by the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Board of Commissioners March 6 at Snoqualmie City Hall.
He offered a compelling argument as to why he should be selected. He’s a frequent flyer at the hospital’s emergency room.
January 15, 2014
Two Snoqualmie Valley School District levies will be on the Feb. 11 Special Election ballot.
The deadline for voter registration will be Feb. 3. It must be done in person at either the King County Elections Office, 919 S.W. Grady Way, Renton, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, or the King County Voter Registration Annex, King County Administration Building, 500 Fourth Ave., Room 311, Seattle, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
December 4, 2013
A mixture of newcomers and incumbents will be installed on the school board, hospital board and city councils in January in the Snoqualmie Valley. The Nov. 5 King County General Election returns were certified Nov. 26 and the trends that were established in the early counting of the mail-in ballots continued through the end.
November 20, 2013
Marci Busby still has the lead in the race for the District 4 seat on the Snoqualmie Valley School Board. Busby, an incumbent, was one of four people who filed for the seat after the district was restructured earlier this year.
November 13, 2013
Matt Larson has been re-elected Mayor of Snoqualmie and Heather Munden will be the new Snoqualmie City Council member. Both Larson and Munden have commanding leads in the ballots that have been counted so far in the Nov. 5 general election.
May 29, 2013
Four candidates are vying for one Snoqualmie Valley School District board seat, and the four have very different ideas about what they would do if they win the District 4 race.
Two of the candidates are incumbents, kind of.
Scott Hodgins, the current board president, is the sitting member of District 4. However, when the school board redrew its boundaries in May 2011, Marci Busby, also a current board member, was moved into District 4.