The following stories made the news in the Valley 50 and 25 years ago, as found in the Snoqualmie Valley Record archives.
Thursday, Sept. 29, 1988
• Somewhere, nine flags that should be flying over Mount Si Golf Course are stashed where they shouldn’t be. The flags and poles were stolen Saturday night and hastily replaced to give golfers their targets.
• Frank and Barbara Stubbs of Fall City earned another blue ribbon for their ceramic creations at the Seattle Ceramics and Hobby Show. Their work in ceramics, china painting, finger painting and glass have brought the couple friends, fame and fun.
Thursday, Oct. 3, 1963
• Some enterprising North Bend residents want to start a Pacific Northwest International Summer Academy of Vocal Performance. Needed is a building and hands on interest. Vocal instructor Britt Bern calls for active help.
• North Bend’s council ponders a landscaping ordinance aimed at promoting quality building projects and a positive town image.