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Bob Summers, former Tolt H.S. track coach, to be named to state hall of fame

A part of Carnation history will be recognized this month when Bob Summers, former track and field coach and biology teacher at Tolt High School,… Continue reading

Carnation dancer named 2018 finalist in YoungArts Foundation honors

Olufunmilayo Sofola of Carnation has been named a 2018 YoungArts finalist in tap dance, by the National YoungArts Foundation. She will now compete in the… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2018

Finished Opstad mural invites students to engage and explore their world

After many months of work, a mural for Opstad Elementary School’s gym is complete and installed, thanks to local artist Kristin Lockwood. Lockwood, a North… Continue reading

Out of the past: Rutledge prepares to open pared-down dream golf course; Carmichael appointed Snoqualmie Town Clerk to replace retiring Ed Opstad

The following stories happened this week, 25 and 50 years ago, as reported in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. From the Record’s archives: Thursday, Jan. 14,… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2018

Valley students named to dean’s list at Carroll College

Ashley Stead of Duvall and Erica Green of Carnation have been named to the dean’s list at Carroll College for the fall semester. To be… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2018

Opstad students receive donation of 20 bikes, helmets, from Singletrack in North Bend

Singletrack Cycles in downtown North Bend donated more than 20 gently used and new bicycles with helmets to families in the Valley at Opstad Elementary… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2018

Mount Si’s Empty Bowls fundraising dinner raises $1,000 for local food banks

With more than 80 people attending their annual Empty Bowls fundraiser, the Mount Si High School cheer team raised $1,000 for the Snoqualmie Valley Food… Continue reading

Variety show is featured fun at Si View Parks’ family night, Jan. 19

Si View Metro Parks’ January Family Fun Night will feature the Zero and Somebuddy’s variety show, 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 19. Enjoy an evening of… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2018
Members of the 2017-18 Mount Si High School Jazz Band I.

School district jazz bands perform a free concert Jan. 24

The Snoqualmie Valley School District will present an evening of jazz performed by the district’s award winning jazz bands from Chief Kanim Middle School, Twin… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2018
Members of the 2017-18 Mount Si High School Jazz Band I.
Amy McGhee is congratulated by Bud Raisio after she’s sworn in for a second term on the Si View Metro Parks District board of commissioners Jan. 3. (Courtesy Photo)

Si View Parks board swears in re-elected commissioner Amy McGhee

At its first meeting of 2018, Wednesday Jan. 3, the Si View Metro Parks Board of Commissioners officially welcomed Amy McGhee to a new term… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2018
Amy McGhee is congratulated by Bud Raisio after she’s sworn in for a second term on the Si View Metro Parks District board of commissioners Jan. 3. (Courtesy Photo)

Out of the past: Snoqualmie officials consider four-digit addressing; North Bend pedestrians take safety matters into their own hands

The following stories happened this week, 25 and 50 years ago, as reported in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. From the Record’s archives: Thursday, Jan. 7,… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2018

State Park free day set for Jan. 15, MLK holiday celebration

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is offering one more free day day this month, when visitors to state parks will not need a… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2018

Sno-Valley Indoor Playground’s 14th annual Preschool Fair is set for Jan. 20 at Si View

The Sno-Valley Indoor Playground hosts its 14th annual Preschool Fair, 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday Jan. 20 at Si View Community Center in North Bend.… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2018

Issaquah Alps Trails Club hosts panel discussion on ‘Loving our public lands to death’ Jan. 25

The Issaquah Alps Trails Club will host a panel discussion on “Community, Conservancy & Capacity: Loving our Public Lands to Death” at its annual meeting,… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2018

Valley nonprofits, apply for 2018 Rotary funding now

Snoqualmie Valley Rotary is now accepting applications for grant funding for 2018. Snoqualmie Valley Rotary awards grants to non-profit organizations serving people living in the… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2018

Roll credits: North Bend Theatre to start new chapter in 77-year history

Whenever there’s an event in downtown North Bend, there’s some element of it happening at the North Bend Theatre, on Bendigo Boulevard. It’s been a… Continue reading

Vegetables and farmers marched into Duvall’s Depot Park last spring, to conclude the March of the Vegetables parade and start a community festival. This year’s March of the Vegetables is set for March 24. (File Photo)

Lantern workshop Jan. 13 starts season of creativity for March of the Vegetables

To kick off the upcoming March of the Vegetables parade in Duvall, event organizers are hosting a lantern-making workshop for families, 1 to 5 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2018
Vegetables and farmers marched into Duvall’s Depot Park last spring, to conclude the March of the Vegetables parade and start a community festival. This year’s March of the Vegetables is set for March 24. (File Photo)
Volunteers unload a truck with donations of holiday hams for the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank. (Photo courtesy of the Snoqualmie Tribe)

Snoqualmie Tribe donated holiday hams to local, regional organizations

This holiday season, the Snoqualmie Tribe worked with organizations in the Snoqualmie Valley and wider Puget Sound region to distribute 450 hams to elders, veterans… Continue reading

  • Dec 29, 2017
Volunteers unload a truck with donations of holiday hams for the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank. (Photo courtesy of the Snoqualmie Tribe)
First place in the 2017 Snoqualmie Holiday Lights Contest was the Tarlton home, on Silva Avenue in historic downtown Snoqualmie. (Courtesy Photo)

Snoqualmie names 2017 winners of holiday lights contest

The city of Snoqualmie has announced the winners of the Parks Department’s annual holiday lighting contest. First place in the contest went to Tarlton home,… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2017
First place in the 2017 Snoqualmie Holiday Lights Contest was the Tarlton home, on Silva Avenue in historic downtown Snoqualmie. (Courtesy Photo)

North Bend names two Employees of the Year for 2017

In an unprecedented tie vote, the city of North Bend chose two Employees of the Year for 2017; Jennifer Bourlin, Utilities Coordinator, and Larry Shaw,… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2017