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Farmers, apply for farm pad construction assistance by March 31

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 11:30AM

Agricultural landowners who work in King County's river valley floodplains can reduce their risk of losses from flooding by building a farm pad or elevated structure, where livestock and farm equipment can be stored safely during times of high water.

Out of the Past: North Bend Chamber of Commerce is dissolved; Businessmen announce plans for Alpental resort

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 11:39AM

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

Senator Mullet to host three town halls on April 2

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 12:30PM

Sen. Mark Mullet, D-Issaquah, will host three town hall meetings throughout the 5th Legislative District on Saturday, April 2, including a meeting from 1 to 2 p.m. at Snoqualmie Library, 7824 Center Blvd. S.E. Snoqualmie.

Letter | Choice to take on smoking risks should be delayed to age 21

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 1:30PM

Here are some facts about teen smoking. Physically, the part of the brain involved in decision making (the pre-frontal cortex) is still under construction in teens. It is not fully developed until age 25 or so.

Drivers have one week to remove studded tires; missing the March 31 deadline could mean a $124 ticket

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 2:30PM

The Washington State Department of Transportation is reminding motorists that studded tires must be removed by the last day in March.

Si View Metro Parks seeks youth recreation leaders for part-time positions

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 3:30PM

Si View Metro Parks is hiring part-time seasonal youth programs staff. Three recreation leaders and a recreation leader supervisor are needed.

Threadcycle program accepts textiles in any condition for recycling

  • Mar 26, 2016 at 1:30PM

Damaged clothes, shoes and household linens don't have to get dumped into the trash any more. These ites can be recycled into industrial wiping cloths, sound-proofing and home insulation. So along with reusable clothes, gather up your mismatched socks, ripped T-shirts, and faded old sheets for the next clothing and textile drive.

City council prohibits marijuana businesses from opening in Snoqualmie

  • Mar 27, 2016 at 5:30PM

No marijuana-related businesses can set up shop in the city of Snoqualmie. At the March 14 council meeting, the Snoqualmie City Council approved an ordinance to prohibit the production, processing and retail sales of marijuana and marijuana-infused products.

Cedarcrest FFA students win gold in state floral competition

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 11:13AM

Cedarcrest High School's FFA floral team took home the gold at the FFA Washington Floral State competition March 12 in Richland.

Local bus service to expand routes into Wilderness Rim, Riverbend neighborhoods

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 11:30AM

After gathering input from local residents at the public hearing meetings in early March, Snoqualmie Valley Transportation (SVT) has just announced plans to begin re-routing current service in order to accommodate more riders in the North Bend neighborhoods of Wilderness Rim and Riverbend.

Arbor Day Foundation names Duvall a Tree City USA

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 12:30PM

The Arbor Day Foundation named the city of Duvall a Tree City USA on march 15, in honor of the city's commitment to effective urban forest management.

Bake sale to help high school writer get to journalism convention

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 1:30PM

Buy some home-baked goodies and help a local student pursue his goals at a fundraising bake sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 2 at Ace Hardware in North Bend.

Public invited to ask questions about fire district merger on April ballot at public meetings April 13 and 14

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 1:30PM

Fire Districts 10 and 38 in east King County are hosting two meetings to answer questions voters may have about a measure that is on the April 26 special election ballot. Meetings will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 13 at Station 78, 20720 S.E. May Valley Rd., Issaquah and 7 p.m. Thursday, April 14 at North Bend's Station 87, 500 Maloney Grove Ave. S.E., North Bend.

Sigillo Cellars hosts Carolyn Cruso in Friday show

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 4:39PM

Orcas Island songstress Carolyn Cruso makes a stop in Snoqualmie this week. She'll perform from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 1, at Sigillo Cellars, on Friday, April 1.

Letter | Chaotic caucuses are not the best way to select candidates

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 4:40PM

I would like to publicly express my disappointment in the Democratic caucus held Saturday at Mount Si High School freshman campus. Because the attendance was too large for the space, it was chaotic and very noisy, making it necessary to yell to be heard.

Best teacher inspires the youngest of students to learn and move

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 8:30AM

Katie Bergerson, early childhood teacher at IGNITE Dance and Yoga, is already working at her dream job, she says, so being voted the Best Teacher by Valley Record readers in the 2016 Best of the Valley survey was "a little overwhelming."

Blotter | Water fight triggers circuit breaker; annoying bell-ringer turns out to be visiting friend

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 8:30AM

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

Snoqualmie Tribe to host law professor at free lecture April 4

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 10:30AM

Author and professor Frank Pommersheim, one of the nation's foremost experts on Indian law, will give a free lecture to the public at 7 p.m., Monday, April 4, in the Snoqualmie Casino Ballroom.

Best Pizza honors go to 10-year winner, Frankie’s Pizza

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 10:30AM

Frankie's Pizza opened in 1988 and is owned by Jim and Frankie Westlake and Chris Garcia, who started working there in 1989.

Letter| Try answering the phone to eliminate endless political calls

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 10:30AM

Tired of endless political/donation calls?

Traffic goes to one lane, alternating directions, at Tokul roundabout construction site, starting tonight

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 1:48PM

Road work at the Tokul roundabout construction site will force traffic into a single lane starting tonight at 7 p.m., through Friday, April 1 at 5 p.m. During the work, flaggers will direct traffic in alternating directions.

Letter | Rising property taxes are unfair burden on seniors

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 4:45PM

Do you really think that property and other taxes are fair to the senior citizens that are living on a fixed income, especially when property taxes alone are over $4,000 a year?

Snoqualmie to start Storefront Studio project with meeting Friday

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 5:30PM

The city of Snoqualmie is sponsoring a storefront studio project with the University of Washington's Department of Architecture for this spring. A meeting will be held at 2:30 p.m., Friday, April 1 at Snoqualmie City Hall, to introduce key community stakeholders to the students involved in the project.

Helpful handyman: Ty Olson named the best in home repairs since 2010

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 8:30AM

North Bend's Ty Olson is a modern-day craftsman and the readers' first choice for handyman since 2010.

North Bend Theater owner voted Best Store Owner

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 8:30AM

As the North Bend Theatre approaches its 75th year in business, Valley Record readers have voted theater owner Cindy Walker as the top store owner.

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