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Joyful portrait: Rebecca Orcutt painting 
chosen for international 
portrait competition

  • Today at 7:00AM updated at 9:34AM

North Bend artist Rebecca Orcutt, 22, was in London last week, for the opening of a show featuring her work in the National Portrait Gallery.

Street to close in North Bend, Tuesday to Sunday, to remove trees

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 4:00PM

The city of North Bend has announced that N.W. 14th Street between S.R. 202 and Boalch Avenue N.W. will close at 7 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, through 7 a.m. Sunday, July 12, so that several large trees located near the roadway can be removed.

It’s his way: Carnation Grand Marshal Al Rush has a story to tell

  • Today at 7:00AM

Al Rush has been the independent sort his whole life. It’s clear from the stories of his childhood in Massachusetts, where he worked as a pin-setter in a bowling alley and sometimes hitched a ride to Boston to see the Red Sox play —and from his present-day lifestyle of doing what he wants, when he wants, but regularly volunteering at Carnation’s Hopelink food bank, just because — that he’s always done things his own way.

Fire danger becomes real after weekend of barefoot travels

  • Today at 6:00AM

Fire officials give out the numbers all day — record numbers of fireworks permits sold in Washington this year, 432 incidents of traumatic injury and fire damage directly attritibuted to fireworks on or near July 4, 2014, 306 wildfires started already this year. People talk about the high risk of fire in the coffee shops, on the radio, and in online community groups. I’ve been hearing about it several times a day for the past month, and noticing the August-level rivers everywhere I drive.

Athay earns degree from BU

  • Today at 6:00AM

Boston University awarded academic degrees to 6,100 students in May.

Vonk graduates from Marylhurst

  • Today at 6:00AM

Marylhurst University celebrated its 121st commencement in Portland June 20.

Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage is good business

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 3:06PM

It’s joyous and emotionally overwhelming to hear that the Supreme Court of the United States has affirmed, unequivocally that we are equal under the law and that our relationships and marriages will be recognized in every one of the 50 states. For many of us, it’s a day that we could never have imagined.

Car show comeback: Volunteers give traditional show a new name and location, plus pin-up girls

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:48AM

Carnation’s “annual” car show has had a checkered past, in that it has struggled with locations in previous years. Also, there was no show last year.

School’s out: Valley schools celebrate 
last day of classes June 17

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 4:01PM

Snoqualmie Valley School District schools wished students and staff a happy summer Wednesday, June 17, with send-off celebrations throughout the district. At Fall City Elementary, though, there were mixed emotions.

Snoqualmie Arts Commission seeks two new members

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 7:00AM

The city of Snoqualmie Arts Commission has vacancies for two new members. Mayor Matt Larson is considering applications for appointment and confirmation by the city council.

Sister city navy visits Snoqualmie

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 6:00AM

A group of officers and cadets from the Peruvian Navy ship BAP Villavisencio sailed from Seattle on Saturday, June 13, loaded with donations of firefigher equipment, and good wishes from the city of Snoqualmie to its sister city, Chaclacayo Peru.

Garrett named to Hofstra dean’s list

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 6:00AM

Andrew Garrett of Fall City excelled during the spring semester.

Local students named to WSU honor roll

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 6:00AM

Washington State University has announced the students who have made the president’s honor roll for the spring semester. Among them are several Valley students:

Four arrested early Monday after fleeing, shooting at police

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Jun 30, 2015 at 3:57PM

Two men and two women in a car with an infant were arrested early Monday after an incident that began in North Bend and ended on a dead-end road following a chase down the freeway and through Issaquah.

North Bend runs parks survey

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:55PM

Residents and businesses in North Bend, as well as outdoor enthusiasts, are asked to participate in a confidential online survey about North Bend parks.

Early deadline follows holiday at Record

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:54PM

Because of the Independence Day holiday, the Valley Record will set an early deadline for the following week’s issue. All news items and advertising must be submitted by noon, Thursday, July 2, for publication in the July 8 edition.

Steam trains return to Snoqualmie

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:53PM

Steam returns to the Upper Snoqualmie Valley for the summer this Fourth of July.

New show at Valley Center Stage takes a modern look at Faust

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:51PM

Come to Valley Center Stage this weekend and next for the premier of "Neville vs. the Demon," a devilishly clever play written by Sean Philips.

Be safe, responsible with fireworks

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:44PM

Last year, there were 432 fireworks related injuries and/or fires reported to the Office of the State Fire Marshal by fire departments and hospital emergency rooms.

Busby earns nursing degree

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:43PM

Brianna Vaughan Busby graduated from Seattle Pacific University Saturday, June 13, with a degree in nursing and a minor in psychology.

Benson receives business degree

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 3:42PM

Edwin Benson, the son of Ed and Jane Benson of North Bend, graduated with honors from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater May 15. He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Sister city superstar: Tina McCollum brings the world 
to Snoqualmie

  • Jun 24, 2015 at 5:16PM

Tina McCollum is one of many women in the Snoqualmie Valley who is actively supporting the health of the community, both here and abroad. She is president of the Snoqualmie Sister Cities Association (SSCA) and a founding board member, cultivating sister city relationships with Gangjin, Korea and Chaclacayo, Peru.

From students to seniors: Kingsbury-Comeau adds 
her skills to 
Mount Si 
Senior Center toolbox

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 9:00AM

Mount Si Senior Center recently welcomed a new executive director, Susan Kingsbury-Comeau.

Movies in the park start July 2 in Snoqualmie

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 8:00AM

The city of Snoqualmie has announced that it will sponsor 10 “Movies & Music in the Park”events starting July 2, with a 9:30 p.m. showing of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay.”

Making a splash: Fall City Day festival-goers 
undaunted by low river

  • Jun 24, 2015 at 2:00PM updated at 5:20PM

Ingenuity, as always, won the day in Fall City Saturday, where the exceptionally low river forced a new start to the annual Ducky Derby. Volunteers dumped ducks into a floating corral in the middle of the river and then released them to float in a mass toward the waiting net of Jane Krein.

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