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Swedish hospital appeal delayed

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:17PM

A judge last week adjourned a hearing in the appeal of the certificate of need issued to Swedish Medical Center for a new 175-bed hospital in the Issaquah Highlands.

Clean up at North Bend recycling day

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:17PM

The city of North Bend invites residents to help clean up their community, at a recycling event, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Mount Si High School’s back parking lot.

Book sale to benefit Snoqualmie library

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:17PM

Friends of Snoqualmie Library is holding a used book sale, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, May 16, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at the library, located at 7824 Center Blvd. S.E.

Revenue decline slows NB repair jobs

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:17PM

Though the sub-prime mortgage crisis hasn’t hit Washington as hard as other parts of the country, local governments are feeling some pain as the real estate market slows.

Snoqualmie boosts funds for services

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:17PM

The city of Snoqualmie will more than triple its funding for charitable services and programs that help people in need this year.

Track meets for Valley youth start Sunday

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:17PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Track Club hosts all-comers track meets for Valley youth, ages two to 17, on several Sundays this spring at Chief Kanim Middle School and Mount Si High School.

Valley tourism Web site goes live

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:17PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce has rolled out its new tourism Web site.

Snoqualmie Elementary goes green

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

A trio of fourth-graders held their noses as they dumped food waste into a worm bin at Snoqualmie Elementary School’s courtyard. Smelly as the task was, the girls’ appreciation of the environmental importance of composting spurred their enthusiasm to complete it. It’s all thanks to the education they receive as part of the school’s award-winning participation in King County’s Green Schools Program. At lunch, students and teachers dump food scraps into bowls, understanding that instead of being added to piles of garbage, their waste will help create rich soil.

Learning America’s lingo

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

An April downpour didn’t stop Liliana Reyes from catching public transportation from her Snoqualmie Ridge home to St. Clare Episcopal Church for a free English class the church sponsors every Tuesday evening.

In brief

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

Families with children, newborn to age five, are invited to attend Early Literacy Parties in Spanish, a series of weekly workshops that bring Spanish-speaking families together to learn and practice essential early literacy skills.

Unicycle clinic, show is Saturday at North Bend Elementary School

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

The North Bend Elementary School Panther Pride unicycle team, headed by physical education teacher Alan Tepper, hosts a unicycling skills clinic, gumbo feed and public show, this Saturday, April 26, at the school, located at 400 E. Third St. in North Bend. The clinic starts with registration at 9 a.m. The dinner, which includes a gumbo meal for $6 and a chicken nugget dinner for $4, is from 5 to 7 p.m. The public show is scheduled for 7:15 to 9 p.m. For learn more about the event, which features the all-ages Valley unicycle squad, visit www.pput.org or e-mail to teppera@snoqualmie.k12.wa.us. For dinner, RSVP at www.pput.org or call (425) 246-5142 or (425) 442-2099.

A jumpin’ gymnasium show

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, Hamlet coming to Fall City Park

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

GreenStage

Volunteers needed to help teach English

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

Hopelink’s Eastside Literacy and other programs are always looking for volunteers comfortable communicating in English to help people in need in the Snoqualmie Valley.

Student summer activity is topic of Chief Kanim MS lunch gathering

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

Involvement in positive activities is one way to protect youth from substance use and other risky behaviors. Groups that offer activities for middle school youth can spread the word and give kids the opportunity to learn about what’s available in the area, at a lunch gathering on Wednesday, May 28 at Chief Kanim Middle School, 32627 SE Redmond-Fall City Road in Fall City.

In brief

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:16PM

Recreational Equipment, Inc., has paired up with wildlife scientist Brian Kertson to bring public awareness to recreating safely in cougar country. The class, “Recreating and Living in Cougar Country,” will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 14 at the Issaquah REI location.

McLaughlin dominates running events Track teams split meet

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

The Mount Si High School boys’ and girls’ track teams hosted Issaquah and Bellevue last week.

Softball’s return ticket to glory within striking distance Wildcats look to postseason

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

The Mount Si softball team strengthened its playoff hopes last week with a pair of wins.

Week in sports

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

The Mount Si High School girls’ golf team struggled in the elements Monday, April 14 against Mercer Island.

Middle school sports

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

The Chief Kanim Middle School eighth-grade girls’ soccer team finished a brilliant season with three wins, two ties and a loss. The girls endured eight weeks of fantastic development, not only as a team but as individuals.

Four games in five days; split with 2-2 record Baseball ends long week even

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

It was a busy time last week for Mount Si High School baseball, as they played four games in five days, defeating Cedarcrest and Mercer Island, but falling to Skyline and Liberty.

Format change and key losses have Wildcats wondering Soccer postseason hopes dim

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

The Mount Si High School boys soccer team got back in the win column after three straight losses last Monday, April 14, as they outlasted Liberty in a key matchup.

Wildcat tennis wins one, loses one

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:19PM

The Mount Si High School girls tennis team had a fair week, as they picked up a victory and a loss in play.

Be skeptical, savvy with “phishing” e-mails

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:24PM

It wasn’t the most sophisticated e-mail message, but it carried hidden dangers.

Rattlesnake Lake Cycles sets up shop in North Bend From the Web to the streets

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:23PM

An office career couldn’t quite cut it for six-year Valley resident Ric Howland.

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