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Gloria McNeely was presented with a large card as part of her 100th birthday celebration at city all on Feb. 25. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Gloria McNeely celebrates her 100th brithday at city hall

The former Snoqualmie Valley Record Editor Gloria McNeely celebrated her 100th birthday.

Gloria McNeely was presented with a large card as part of her 100th birthday celebration at city all on Feb. 25. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo
Mount Si High School Cheerleaders perform at the national championships in Orlando, Fla. Photo courtesy of Rex Lau

Cheerleaders win national event

Universal Cheerleaders Association National High School Cheerleading Championship in Orlando, Fla.

  • Mar 2, 2019
Mount Si High School Cheerleaders perform at the national championships in Orlando, Fla. Photo courtesy of Rex Lau

Snoqualmie Tribe celebrates ‘Land Into Trust’ decision

The decision comes after a challenge to the Tribe’s federal recognition made in 2015.

  • Feb 25, 2019
King County Library System (KCLS) is named the leading U.S. library with 4.8 million digital checkouts in 2018 for the fifth year in a row by Rakuten OverDrive. Photo courtesy of KCLS Facebook.

King County Library System exceeds 1 million digital checkouts in 2018

KCLS leads the record for the fifth year in a row

King County Library System (KCLS) is named the leading U.S. library with 4.8 million digital checkouts in 2018 for the fifth year in a row by Rakuten OverDrive. Photo courtesy of KCLS Facebook.

Motivation springs us to action

Maintaining motivation of resolutions through rest of year.

  • Feb 5, 2019

Happy Life: Mindfulness and love

Real-life love stories are a celebration of life’s ups and downs.

  • Feb 3, 2019
‘Defense Ninjas’ instructor Fauzia Lala and COO Kate Warady demonstrate how to break a wrist grab in a workout room at Redmond’s DaVinci Academy on Jan. 15. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Women become ninjas in local self defense classes

Instructor Fauzia Lala aims to empower, educate women to protect themselves.

‘Defense Ninjas’ instructor Fauzia Lala and COO Kate Warady demonstrate how to break a wrist grab in a workout room at Redmond’s DaVinci Academy on Jan. 15. Katie Metzger/staff photo

All that jazz…

Jazz bands performing on Jan. 23.

  • Jan 22, 2019
North Bend Automotive sits just a mile Southwest from downtown North Bend in the shadow of Mt. Si (Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo)

SPOTLIGHT 2019: A repair shop that puts the customer first

Bobby Farris leads North Bend Automotive team.

North Bend Automotive sits just a mile Southwest from downtown North Bend in the shadow of Mt. Si (Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo)
Dirtfish’s media manager Trevor Wert stands against a wall of suits worn by professional Dirtfish racers. Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo

SPOTLIGHT 2019: Dirtfish teaches you how to drive the rally way

Drivers range from age 15 to 80-something.

Dirtfish’s media manager Trevor Wert stands against a wall of suits worn by professional Dirtfish racers. Drew Stuart/ Staff Photo
David Israel commits to his guided tours by getting into costume and playing music from Twin Peaks for those on his tour (Drew Stuart/Staff Photo)

SPOTLIGHT 2019: Visit the town of ‘Twin Peaks’ on a memorable guided tour

‘I feel like I make some people’s dreams come true,’ creator, guide says.

David Israel commits to his guided tours by getting into costume and playing music from Twin Peaks for those on his tour (Drew Stuart/Staff Photo)
ProSki and Mountain Service has several high-end brands of goods for winter-sports enthusiasts, including Outdoor Research and Exped products (Drew Stuart/Staff Photo)

SPOTLIGHT 2019: ProSki and Mountain Service provides rentals and outerwear for the ski season

Customers can also schedule guided mountain services.

ProSki and Mountain Service has several high-end brands of goods for winter-sports enthusiasts, including Outdoor Research and Exped products (Drew Stuart/Staff Photo)

Mount Si Senior Center launches monthly LGBTQ event

Proud to Be 50+ meetup is cocktail hour for LGBTQ+ community and allies.

  • Jan 18, 2019

Rainbow Bingo at Mount Si Senior Center Jan. 26

The event will be held 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m.

  • Jan 13, 2019

Snoqualmie Tribe donates AEDs, Narcan

The tribe donated 200 automated external defibrillator units to local organizations and agencies.

  • Jan 12, 2019

In 2019, less is more

Set waste reduction goals with other resolutions

  • Jan 8, 2019

New Year resolution: Love yourself

Put loving yourself first in 2019 and watch good changes happen.

  • Jan 5, 2019

Tolt Historical Soceity moves to new location, prepares for museum opening in 2019

The Tolt Historical Society has moved to the Hjertoos House and plans to open to the public in 2019.

Answers to holiday recycling conundrums

A monthly column from Waste Management

  • Dec 19, 2018

North Bend and Snoqualmie celebrate the holidays

Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson presented Santa with a key to the city.