Madison Miller

MSHS student photoshop rendering of what the new Wildcat Way street signs may look like. Photo captured from the Aug. 26 city council meeting

Meadowbrook Way to have honorary name “Wildcat Way”

City council approved the longtime MSHS request to have new honorary street name.

 

Mount Si Montessori is celebrating 30 years in the Valley. Madison Miller / staff photo

Mount Si Montessori to celebrate 30 years in the Valley

Mount Si Montessori has served nearly 1,600 children in 30 years.

 

Cast trailers for “Three Busy Debras” filming at the Snoqualmie YMCA parking lot on Sept. 4. Madison Miller / staff photo

New TV show filming in Snoqualmie

“Three Busy Debras” is being filmed in cities in the Seattle area, including Snoqualmie.

 

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                                SVSD assistant superintendent Ryan Stokes walks through one of the multiple commons areas in the new MSHS.

MSHS on schedule for first day of school

There will be a public grand opening on Saturday, Sept. 7.

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                                SVSD assistant superintendent Ryan Stokes walks through one of the multiple commons areas in the new MSHS.
Railroad Days is celebrating 80 years of trains, timber and tradition on Aug. 16-18. Courtesy photo

Railroad Days is celebrating 80 years of trains, timber and tradition

The annual festival turns 80 this weekend.

Railroad Days is celebrating 80 years of trains, timber and tradition on Aug. 16-18. Courtesy photo
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                                Compass Outdoor Adventures and SnoValley Chamber of Commerce hope the Search for Sasquatch scavenger hunt will become an annual event.

Valley-wide search for Sasquatch kicks off Saturday

Compass Outdoor Adventures and SnoValley Chamber of Commerce to present first annual Search for Sasquatch scavenger hunt on Aug. 10.

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                                Compass Outdoor Adventures and SnoValley Chamber of Commerce hope the Search for Sasquatch scavenger hunt will become an annual event.
Photo courtesy of City of Snoqualmie
                                2018 Winning Artwork by Tawny Fawn.

Snoqualmie to host 11th annual Plein Air Paint Out

Plein Air Paint Out will be Aug. 17 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Photo courtesy of City of Snoqualmie
                                2018 Winning Artwork by Tawny Fawn.
Photo courtesy of Governor Tom Wolf (flickr)
                                Corina Pfeil, a Kenmore parent, has spent the past three years to get the law changed to allow naloxone (better known as Narcan or Evzio) in Washington high schools to help prevent on-campus opioid overdose.

Eastside mom gets Narcan in Washington schools

Corina Pfeil has spent the past three years to make Narcan accessible to students who overdose at school.

Photo courtesy of Governor Tom Wolf (flickr)
                                Corina Pfeil, a Kenmore parent, has spent the past three years to get the law changed to allow naloxone (better known as Narcan or Evzio) in Washington high schools to help prevent on-campus opioid overdose.
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                                Valley Center Stage and Si View Metro Parks are partnering to debut a new musical, “The Gingerbread Man.” From left: Natalie Collins, Rebecca Zatloukal and Meha Shah.

VCS debuts new musical, “The Gingerbread Man”

VCS and Si View Parks partner for new summer musical.

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                                Valley Center Stage and Si View Metro Parks are partnering to debut a new musical, “The Gingerbread Man.” From left: Natalie Collins, Rebecca Zatloukal and Meha Shah.
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                                Richard Burhans with Sinacia Yovanovich at the Euro Lounge Cafe and crepe restaurant in downtown North Bend.

Valley artist honored for lifetime work

Richard Burhans is the man behind many of the Valley’s notable murals.

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                                Richard Burhans with Sinacia Yovanovich at the Euro Lounge Cafe and crepe restaurant in downtown North Bend.
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                                Snoqualmie hosted its first Big Truck Day on June 27.

Snoqualmie hosts first Big Truck Day

Big Truck Day showcased the city’s heroes and helpers on June 27.

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                                Snoqualmie hosted its first Big Truck Day on June 27.
Kelly Finnigan will perform at Carnation’s Timber! Outdoor Music Festival on July 12. Photo by Whitney Pelfrey

Kelly Finnigan to perform at Carnation music festival

Monophonics singer will make a stop in the PNW as part of his debut solo album tour.

Kelly Finnigan will perform at Carnation’s Timber! Outdoor Music Festival on July 12. Photo by Whitney Pelfrey
Encompass capital campaign leadership at the property site for Encompass Snoqualmie. From left: Major Gifts Officer, Rhonda Ender, Director of Development, Lisa Yamasaki, Executive Director, Nela Cumming, and Campaign Steering Committee Co-Chairs Brad Hutt and Charlotte Rempfer. Courtesy photo

Encompass secures state funds for new Snoqualmie facility

Encompass will be breaking ground for the new facility in Spring of 2020.

Encompass capital campaign leadership at the property site for Encompass Snoqualmie. From left: Major Gifts Officer, Rhonda Ender, Director of Development, Lisa Yamasaki, Executive Director, Nela Cumming, and Campaign Steering Committee Co-Chairs Brad Hutt and Charlotte Rempfer. Courtesy photo
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                                Kathryn Stahl (Titania) and Jim Snyder (Oberon) rehearse their lines for the upcoming VCS production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

Valley Center Stage brings Shakespeare to the Valley

This will be VCS’s first Shakespeare production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

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                                Kathryn Stahl (Titania) and Jim Snyder (Oberon) rehearse their lines for the upcoming VCS production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
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                                Mount Si High School will graduate nine AVID seniors as part of the program’s inaugural class. From left, Gabe Burbink, Elena Lopez, Sean Gaffney, Jocelyn Morales, Richard Anderson, Justin Wotton (behind Murphy) Marcella Murphy (teacher), Joe Harris, Frankie Cepeda and Niko Cepeda.

MSHS graduates AVID inaugural class

Nine seniors will graduate as part of the program’s inaugural class.

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                                Mount Si High School will graduate nine AVID seniors as part of the program’s inaugural class. From left, Gabe Burbink, Elena Lopez, Sean Gaffney, Jocelyn Morales, Richard Anderson, Justin Wotton (behind Murphy) Marcella Murphy (teacher), Joe Harris, Frankie Cepeda and Niko Cepeda.
The Snoqualmie Skatepark will have its grand opening at the Skate Jam on June 8. Courtesy photo

Snoqualmie to officially open new skatepark

Snoqualmie Skate Jam will shocase the new skatepark on June 8.

The Snoqualmie Skatepark will have its grand opening at the Skate Jam on June 8. Courtesy photo
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                                Snoqualmie Valley School District will provide new laptops for each student at middle and high schools in the district.

SVSD introduces new one-to-one laptop initiative

The district will deploy close to 3,500 laptops next school year.

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                                Snoqualmie Valley School District will provide new laptops for each student at middle and high schools in the district.
Ricardo Espinoza created “A Radiant Night.” His chairs will be on display at Birches Habitat. Courtesy photo

Encompass holds third annual Take a Seat for Kids Project

Encompass partnered with seven local artists for the annual fundraiser.

Ricardo Espinoza created “A Radiant Night.” His chairs will be on display at Birches Habitat. Courtesy photo
Two Rivers School will become a Big Picture School next fall. Photo courtesy of Two Rivers School Facebook page.

Two Rivers School to adopt Big Picture model next year

Two Rivers School will be the first SVSD school to adopt the Big Picture model.

Two Rivers School will become a Big Picture School next fall. Photo courtesy of Two Rivers School Facebook page.
The Endemic Ensemble plays at the Valley Center Stage. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Ninth annual Jazz Walk returns to North Bend

The event will feature local high school jazz bands, PNW jazz bands and international jazz bands.

The Endemic Ensemble plays at the Valley Center Stage. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo