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Snoqualmie Valley School Dist. looks to trim $1.5M budget gap

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:09PM

With anticipated expenditures exceeding projected revenues by about $1.5 million, the Snoqualmie Valley School District is looking at how to trim its budget for next school year. With anticipated expenditures exceeding projected revenues by about $1.5 million, the Snoqualmie Valley School District is looking at how to trim its budget for next school year. “We’re still working on it, but right now it’s hard to tell how much better we can make it,” Ron Ellis, business manager for the district, told the school board at its May 22 meeting. Most of the difficulties come from costs associated with opening the new Twin Falls Middle School, he said.

An eye for the details

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:09PM

When North Bend resident Dave Kreitler is done with another shift in the workaday world, he retreats to his shop for a little RR R&R.

Veterans to build Valley monument

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:09PM

Members of the Snoqualmie Valley’s two largest veterans’ organizations have joined forces to build a monument to all those from the Valley who died to serve their country — a local monument they call long overdue.

Teaching controversy?

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:09PM

A task force assigned to study the teaching of controversial issues within Snoqualmie Valley schools will present its findings to the community on Monday, June 9.

Political group visits Valley

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:09PM

A few dozen Valley residents stopped at lunchtime to test their knowledge of presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain at a booth set up by the political action group MoveOn on Wednesday, May 28, at Snoqualmie Ridge.

City grant helps city hall project

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:09PM

A $30,000 grant from Washington state means the city of Snoqualmie won’t have to spend as much money to equip the planned new downtown city hall.

In brief

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:08PM

A benefit event for Camp Korey at Carnation Farms, originally planned for Sunday, June 8 at Si View Community Center, has been canceled. Organizer Jan Sliger told the Valley Record that the event was canceled due to financial reasons. The benefit will be rescheduled for a future date. For more information, call Jan Sliger at (425) 831-7680, Bev Jorgensen (425) 888-4351 or Janet Thibeault (425) 888-8661.

Citizen of the Week

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:08PM

Anne Loring’s passion for student learning is immediately evident as she excitedly chats about her tutoring experiences at Fall City Elementary.

Dance academy to hold recital

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:08PM

Cascade Dance Academy of Snoqualmie Ridge is proud to announce its 2008 annual recital, set for Sunday, June 8.

Senior center serving dad’s dinner

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:08PM

This Father’s Day, serve dad what he really wants — mouth-watering baby back ribs at the Sno-Valley Senior Center.

Masked visitor

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:08PM

Studying in the great outdoors

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:08PM

The great outdoors became the classroom for more than 100 Valley children last week as they learned about nature from Mount Si High School’s advanced placement biology students.

Valley grad dives for research discoveries

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 6:08PM

While fellow Valley residents were dealing with the severe storms of winter, Mount Si High School and Running Start grad Josh Breeds was exploring the sand and surf of the Seychelles Islands in 80-degree heat.

Mount Si high volleyball players, coaches fare well in Seattle club tourney

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:17PM

Mount Si High School volleyball players and coaches were very busy over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, participating with various club programs in a big Seattle tournament, the Emerald City Classic Invitational. There were a total of eight Mount Si players and two coaches taking part with three separate club organizations. Most of them represented Kent Juniors (KJ) Volleyball.

Mount Si High School athletes busy signing futures on dotted line

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:17PM

Several Mount Si High School senior athletes have announced their college athletic plans for the coming fall.

Snoqualmie Sports Briefs — Flag football tourney set for June 7

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:17PM

Sports updates and announcements for the Snoqualmie Valley and nearby areas.

Sno-Valley Wildcat baseball off to a slow start

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:17PM

The Sno-Valley Wildcats select boys baseball team started on a bit of a rough note this season. The Wildcats, a U17 team this season, are currently 4-5 after nine games.

Snoqualmie middle school girls complete hat trick against Mercer Island track

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:17PM

All three Snoqualmie Middle School girls track teams were victorious last Thursday, May 22, against the Mercer Island Gators.

Wildcat golfers compete

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:17PM

Snoqualmie Valley Business Briefs

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:22PM

Restaurant supporting cyclone relief...Better Properties hires new investor...Salish Lodge to host winery showcase...more.

Agents join RE/MAX On The Ridge

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:22PM

RE/MAX On The Ridge is expanding its office space and welcoming several new employees.

Red ribbon sliced at RE/MAX

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:22PM

Red ribbon sliced at RE/MAX

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:22PM

Career fair in Snoqualmie

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 7:22PM

Past Time

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

• Everyone in a small town is always happy when “one of our kids” gets a break, but are double happy when the break is deserved. The acceptance by the prestigious Goodman Conservatory of Steve Ferrill into the ranks is one of those times. The Lower Valley has followed Steve’s career in drama when he left the eighth grade after-school activities to star in an original production of “Jack and the Beanstalk” in Issaquah.

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