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Looking good: Snoqualmie celebrates 
visual transformation of 
historic downtown

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 3:29PM

There is still work to be done on Snoqualmie’s current infrastructure project, but city officials recognized the visual transformation of Historic Downtown Snoqualmie in a small, but well-attended ceremony in Railroad Park.

Wednesday rally planned at Falls

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 3:16PM

On Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 7 p.m., the Snoqualmie Tribe group, Save Snoqualmie Falls Coalition will hold a rally against irresponsible development, specifically the construction of the Tokul Roundabout by the city of Snoqualmie. The date is also the sixth anniversary of Snoqualmie Falls’ placement on the National Register of Historic Places.

Save water, save salmon: Watershed officials urge efforts to support salmon in 
warm, low-flow rivers

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 3:16PM

Our region’s salmon are in hot water. The lack of snowpack and spring rain, combined with sustained high summer temperatures, have reduced the amount of water and increased temperatures in streams and rivers to lethal levels for salmon. In these conditions, many will die before reaching their spawning grounds.

Man found dead on city street Saturday

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 3:14PM

King County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of a man found on the side of a road in the Edgewick neighborhood of North Bend, just after midnight Saturday, Aug. 30. The man, unidentified so far, had significant head trauma, according to Detective Jason Stanley, spokesperson for the King County Sheriff’s Office.

Clear thinking is key to effective concussion management

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 3:12PM

A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury. While we often hear about head injuries in athletes, most concussions happen off the playing field – in car and bicycle accidents, fights and even minor falls.

Registration due by Sept. 11 for disaster training course

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 3:09PM

The cities of Snoqualmie and North Bend are offering the FEMA-certified Community Emergency Response Team training program, beginning Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Snoqualmie Fire Station on Saturday, Oct. 3.

Salon supports horse rescue

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 3:09PM

Lula Ruby Salon in Snoqualmie has teamed up with Rancho Laguna Horse Rescue, offering a “Helping HEART” red bracelet for a donation of $3, through September.The man, unidentified so far, had significant head trauma, according to Detective Jason Stanley, spokesperson for the King County Sheriff’s Office.

Don't Miss: Matilda The Musical

  • Aug 31, 2015 at 4:00AM updated at 9:38AM

Now on its U.S. Tour, Matilda is currently telekinetically tickling the Seattle metro.

Surprise storm cuts historic re-enactment short; Sunday events at Meadowbrook Farm canceled

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 4:18PM

Re-enactors from the Washington Civil War Association lost tents, gear and supplies in an unexpected storm Saturday, while camped at Meadowbrook Farm.

Winds cause power outages throughout Eastside

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 2:28PM

A summer storm hit Western Washington Saturday, with winds causing power infrastructure to fail throughout the region.

Nesting instinct

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 12:48PM

Environmental artist Karen White teaches children how to appreciate the beauty and intricacies of nature through the craft of nest weaving.

Main Street festival cancelled due to weather; ceremony still happening

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 12:53PM

Snoqualmie's Main Street Celebration scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 29, has been cancelled in anticipation of rainy weather in the forecast. The street festival will be rescheduled, but the Milestone Recognition Ceremony celebrating the progress of the city's infrastructure improvement project will proceed, starting at 1:30 p.m. tomorrow at Railroad Park.

Chamber to host
 candidate Q&As

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 6:01PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce is presenting a series of candidate forums, starting Friday, Sept. 18. The forums will be opportunities for local candidates for office to answer questions and present their opinions on the many issues that face our communities.

Back-to-school backpacks: 
Churches outfit area children with 
all they need for start of school

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:31AM

Backpacks, school supplies, and brand new shoes were available for pickup last Wednesday at the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank. In collaboration with the King County Library System, local churches, and companies like Costco and Walmart, the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank hosted a day of resources for kids getting ready to go back to school.

Carnation market has new payment options

  • Aug 31, 2015 at 6:00PM

On Tuesday, Sept. 1, the Carnation Farmers Market will launch its new Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program/Electronic Benefit Transfer (SNAP/EBT) program.

North Bend considers big hike in traffic impact fee

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 8:00AM

Home builders and industry representatives voiced strong opposition to the city of North Bend’s proposed increase in its traffic impact fee at the Aug. 18 meeting of the North Bend City Council. The proposed fee of $14,146 represents a tripling of the current fee. The public will have another opportunity to discuss the change at the Sept. 1 meeting.

Getting more students to graduation Snoqualmie Valley District launches school year with goals for improving graduation rate By Joel Aune, Snoqualmie Valley School District Superintendent

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 9:00AM

Next week, we will welcome more than 6,500 students back from the summer break as the 2015-16 school year gets underway. They will be coming back to schools where principals, teachers, and support staff are doing some truly exceptional work to ensure our students enjoy a successful school experience. In fact, the level of student achievement in our schools continues to be on par with the highest performing schools in the entire state.

Pioneers of craft

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 2:38PM

In the Realm of Nature, Bellevue Arts Museum’s latest exhibit on loan from San Diego’s Mingei International Museum, explores the careers of Kay Sekimachi and the late Bob Stocksdale through the decades.

Breathing life into history: Civil War re-enactors stage weekend of 
 battles at Meadowbrook Farm

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:52PM

Some of what visitors to Meadowbrook Farm this weekend will see isn’t going to be real. The guns and cannons won’t be loaded with anything more than black powder. The red-splotched bandages on soldiers will be red only from paint. Men who fall in battle will, at the cessation of hostilities, stand up, dust themselves off, and head back to camp for a meal and to continue their re-enactment of life during the Civil War. Even the name of the event, the Battle of Snoqualmie, isn’t quite true, since neither Snoqualmie nor the state of Washington belonged to the Union during the war.

Saturday festival planned for city celebration

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:50PM

To recognize the work being done downtown, the city of Snoqualmie will host a milestone recognition ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 29, at Railroad Park.

New chef comes to Bar & Grill

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:48PM

The North Bend Bar and Grill has hired a new executive chef, Tom Rhyneer, to replace departing chef Broc Thomson.

Mobile assistance van stops at food bank

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:48PM

Washington’s Department of Social & Health Services mobile office will make a stop at the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank, 122 E. Third St. North Bend.

Out of the Past: City officials race to eat most burgers; New business, Plasti-Lite, locates in North Bend

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:47PM

The following stories happened this week, 25 and 50 years ago, as reported in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. From the Record's archives:

Enjoy Friday at Snoqualmie's Finally Friday art and wine walk

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:45PM

Join the Snoqualmie Arts Commission, the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce and local artists Friday evening for the second Finally Friday Art and Wine Walk in downtown Snoqualmie. The event runs from 6 to 9 p.m., Friday, Aug. 28.

Comcast filming Snoqualmie for 'Neighborhoods' show today

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:44PM

Film crews are at work in Snoqualmie today (Thursday, Aug. 27) because the city will be featured in Comcast's monthly "Neighborhoods" show.

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