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City mayors talk about tourism, development, future of their respective cities

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 8:30AM

North Bend and Snoqualmie are very different cities, but it was their common qualities that stood out when Mayors Ken Hearing and Matt Larson gave their respective state of the city addresses at the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce lunch May 25. Both cities are vying for tourism and both are anticipating major new developments within their borders in the near future.

Mount Si alumni start football camp for new scholarship fund

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 12:48PM

Former Mount Si Football players are coming back to the Valley to put on a scholarship fund raiser to help a local student go to college.

Johnson earns law degree at Montana University

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 12:52PM

Jaydan Johnson of North Bend earned the degree of Juris Doctor from Alexander Blewett III School of Law, University of Montana at commencement exercises May 21.

Mount Si choir places second in Vancouver Heritage Festival

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 1:30PM

The Mount Si High School Bella Voce choir received a gold rating and placed second in their division at the World Strides Vancouver 2016 Heritage Festival May 27 to 29.

City of North Bend seeks teens for Parks Commission role

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 3:00PM

The City of North Bend has an open position on its parks commission, open to Valley residents age 16 to 18. Qualified applicants must live within the Snoqualmie Valley School District boundaries.

Vehicle crashes into Fall City Roadhouse and Inn; driver uninjured, business to close Thursday, possibly Friday

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 3:06PM

Between 6:15 and 6:30 a.m. Thursday, June 2, a vehicle crashed into the Fall City Roadhouse & Inn. There was no one inside the building at the time of the crash and the driver received only minor injuries.

Snoqualmie woman receives wheelchair ramp for her home

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 8:30AM

A surprise from her family has made Snoqualmie resident Becky Schandel's life a lot easier. On Saturday, May 21, members and volunteers with the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties came to Snoqualmie to build a easy access ramp for wheelchairs onto Schandel's house as part of their Rampathon program.

Fall City farm produces farm-fresh produce for local eateries

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 8:30AM

The day starts early for first-generation farmers Ryan and Kim Lichttenegger. At 5 a.m. the couple's alarms go off at their Issaquah home, and they begin preparing for their day. Kim goes to Seattle for her job with the Chamber of Commerce, Ryan heads to Steel Wheel Farm in Fall City.

Opinion: Honoring innovators who transform education

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 8:30AM

Joan Wallace couldn't sleep. When the Bellevue businesswoman looked into her own grandchildren's eyes, she couldn't forget about the conversation she had with her sister-in-law, Janet Wheaton, over Thanksgiving turkey.

Wilson’s store moves to new storefront in North Bend Premium Outlets

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 8:30AM

Wilson's Leather has opened a new storefront at North Bend Premium Outlets on May 27, after moving out of its former location in the mall May 16. The new, 3,400 square-foot storefront is located next to Bass Factory Outlet.

Trio recognized for tackling poor student attendance

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 8:30AM

In one year, the Granger School District went from having truancy issues to the highest attendance rate in Washington, thanks in part to Bellevue's Joan Wallace and retired Granger educator Janet Wheaton.

Eastside Baby Corner opens branch in the West Sound

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 12:21PM

Issaquah-based nonprofit, Eastside Baby Corner (EBC), has opened a branch in the West Sound, realizing its vision of helping more kids in the region have the basics, like diapers, clothing and food. Grand opening ceremonies are scheduled for June 4 at the Bremerton location.

Snoqualmie man, area substitute teacher, arrested on child pornography charges

  • Jun 3, 2016 at 4:12PM

Seattle Police arrested a Snoqualmie man and former substitute teacher in the Snoqualmie Valley School District Thursday on child pornography charges.

North Bend photographer exhibits landscape photos at Mount Si Golf Course

  • Jun 4, 2016 at 8:30AM

Rising Moon NW Photography is displaying 10 black and white landscape photos at the Mount Si Golf Course Restaurant during June and July.

Movies and Music in the Park returns to Snoqualmie on June 23

  • Jun 4, 2016 at 9:30AM

Movies and Music in the Park is returning to Snoqualmie Community Park this summer. The free series will run from June 23 to Sept. 1.

Carr earns achievement award from Safeco

  • Jun 5, 2016 at 10:30AM

Jody Carr, agent of Carriage Insurance in North Bend, has received the Safeco Insurance® Personal Lines Achievement Award for 2016.

North Bend senior receives National Merit scholarship to U of Vermont

  • Jun 6, 2016 at 9:34AM

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced approximately 3,000 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities. Among them was North Bend student Theodore J. Mandelkorn, a senior at Eastside Catholic High School. He received a scholarship from the University of Vermont.

Fall City Fun Runs: Here’s what you need to know for Saturday races

  • Jun 6, 2016 at 1:15PM

Warm up for your Fall City Day celebration with the annual Fall City Day Fun Run, starting at 9:15 a.m. Saturday.

Human remains found near Snoqualmie Pass

  • Jun 6, 2016 at 2:04PM

Human remains that could belong to a man who went missing last December were found on Saturday, June 4, at Kendall Peak near Snoqualmie Pass.

Celebrate summer with Snoqualmie Pass block party

  • Jun 6, 2016 at 6:30PM

The Pass Life & Chinook Fest are hosting an all ages summer block party, 1 to 8 p.m., Saturday, June 11 at Dru Bru, 10 Pass Life Way, Snoqualmie Pass.

Downtown Snoqualmie celebrates dads with weekend of activities

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 8:30AM

The forecast for Father's Day Weekend June 18 and 19 promises weather that's sunny and warm—perfect for a family outing in the Cascade foothills, enjoying the Dad's Day Barbecue in historic downtown Snoqualmie. Hosted by local merchants in conjunction with the Northwest Railway Museum, downtown Snoqualmie's celebration for dads features a scenic steam train excursion and festivities in historic downtown Snoqualmie.

Snoqualmie makeover team shows final designs at City Hall

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 12:20PM

A pedestrian core, a community center on the city's King Street lot, and a hotel on stilts were all part of a proposed grand design of Snoqualmie's Storefront Studio project, presented at Snoqualmie City Hall Friday, June 3. Not all of the ideas were big, though, or expensive.

Mount Si Lions Club hosting first ever car show at Fall City Days

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 12:49PM

The Mount Si Lions Club is hosting Fall City Day's first car show this year with "Rollin' on the Snoqualmie River." The charity car and motorcycle show starts at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 11, at the Fall City Elementary School parking lot.

Shannon Keough of Carnation named to JMU dean’s list

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 1:08PM

Carnation resident, Shannon Keough, has been named to the dean's list at James Madison University, Harrisburg, Va., for the spring semester.

Hospital board approves Parker as CEO, announces it will not hire new COO

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 1:19PM

Tom Parker, the Chief Operating Officer of Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, has been appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer. The hospital board unanimously approved the appointment, who'd been interim CEO since March, June 2.

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