January 3, 2015
For the first time in 70 years, no World War II veteran will be sitting in the House of Representatives or in the Senate when 114th Congress convenes Jan. 3, according to the Association of Mature American Citizens.
November 13, 2014
Two local propositions are passing by generous margins in King County election returns as of Nov. 10.
November 5, 2014
The two local propositions that were on the Nov. 4th ballot are passing in early election returns.
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.