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Moments in Time

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:19PM

• On April 19, 1775, at about 5 a.m., 700 British troops march into the Massachusetts town of Lexington to find 77 armed minutemen waiting for them. Suddenly, the “shot heard around the world” was fired from an undetermined gun. When the brief Battle of Lexington ended, eight Americans lay dead or dying and 10 others were wounded. The American Revolution had begun.

King County seeks volunteers for community outreach forums

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:19PM

A new citizen outreach program in King County has registered more than 700 people to take part in community forums across the county.

Citizen of the Week

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:19PM

Valley paramedic honored as everyday hero

Eagle candidate fixes up North Bend welcome sign

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:19PM

As drivers head down North Bend Way, they’re likely to notice the “Welcome to North Bend” sign looking better than usual.

North Bend getting cleaned up

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:18PM

A downtown district beautification effort led by the North Bend Economic Development Commission (EDC) will be 7 a.m. to noon Sunday, May 18.

Recycling day set for April 26 at Mount Si

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:18PM

The city of North Bend invites residents to help clean up their community, at a recycling cleanup event, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Mount Si High School’s front parking lot. On that day, North Bend’s Public Works Department will accept the residential household materials below for recycling: styrofoam packing; clean, plastic one- and two-gallon plant pots; textiles and household goods (unacceptable items will be refused); used motor oil and filters; antifreeze; car, truck and marine batteries, and household batteries; tires: $1 each, $2 on rim, 5$ for a split rim, $10 for truck tires, truck tires with rims $20; electronics such as DVD players, VCRs and printers, $5; televisions, $20, large TV’s are $50; refrigerators and freezers, $20 each will be charged for safe removal of coolants; fluorescent lights: 50 cents. Scrap metal including hot water tanks, stoves, microwaves, washers, dryers, cast iron sinks and tubs, iron, steel and auto parts will be accepted. For information, call (425) 831-4919, ext. 23, at least two days before the event.

Bringing kids out of a ‘locked-up world’

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:18PM

North Bend school program helps

Raffle to help Bikes for Books

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:18PM

The Unity Masonic Lodge in North Bend is conducting a fund-raising raffle for its upcoming Bikes for Books reading program.

Exploring the Cascades

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:18PM

On the scanner

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:18PM

Candy shooting: Around 7:35 p.m., a suspect used a slingshot to fire Jawbreaker candies at vehicles driving on 428th Ave Southeast.

Strong start to season replaced by struggles to open second half Soccer hits a few ruts

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:21PM

The Mount Si High School soccer team had a tough night at the office Tuesday, April 8, when they were unable to fend off a fierce Mercer Island squad.

Junior star becomes first-ever Division I college commit Pratt headed to Moscow, Idaho

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

In a historic accomplishment for the Mount Si High School girls’ volleyball program, star Miranda Pratt became the first Wildcat player to accept a full ride scholarship to a NCAA Division I college program.

Sports shorts

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

Several sports camps led by high school coaches and players are planned at Mount Si High School this summer.

‘Cats roll into resurgent Interlake and silence their rally Softball makes a statement

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

The Mount Si High School softball team rolled into Interlake Tuesday, April 8, to best the Saints.

One earns a shot at international glory Local girls make their mark on the slopes

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:20PM

It has been a remarkable season for two young Valley skiers. Linnea Baysinger, a seventh-grade student at Chief Kanim Middle School in Fall City, finished first in the J4 division at the Junior Olympics March 22 to 24 in Bogus Basin, Idaho. Anna Mounsey, a seventh-grade student at Snoqualmie Middle School, finished third overall in that division. Both young ladies compete with the TAS Alpental Snoqualmie team.

Restaurant promoting local fare

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:24PM

North Bend’s new ©green venue to focus on organic, locally-grown foods

In brief

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:24PM

Adam Lile, a financial advisor with Edward Jones working at Snoqualmie Ridge, announced that, for the second year in a row, the global financial services firm is the highest-ranking brokerage firm on BusinessWeek magazine’s second annual ranking of “Customer Service Champs.”

Salome’s Stars

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 10:31AM

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A little woolgathering is OK. But don’t let that dreamy state linger beyond midweek, when you’ll want to be ready to take on new workplace responsibilities.

Valley Christian rockers celebrate album release

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 10:31AM

Local Christian rockers “the disciples” will celebrate the release of their first CD, which has been a year and a half in the making, with concerts at Snoqualmie United Methodist Church this weekend.

Free show for seniors at Valley Center Stage

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 10:31AM

‘Open House’ continues through Saturday

Weekly movie showtimes

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 10:31AM

• Nim’s Island, PG, 10 a.m. Mommy Matinee, and 2 p.m. showing.

New life from dead wood

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 10:31AM

Letters to the editor

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 10:33AM

I was thinking about the failure of the school bond measure, and why we are in this situation.

Who is to blame for loss of Sonics?

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 3, 2008 at 3:07AM

He lied to us.

Pull together for youth center

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 3, 2008 at 3:07AM

It’s a crappy deal. We have all heard the jokes, or relayed the jokes, from North Bend’s recent sewer spillage at their treatment plant along the South Fork of the Snoqualmie River.

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