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Share your thoughts on county budget priorities at North Bend meeting, Oct. 16

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 10:43AM

The King County Council's budget committee is holding a series of public sessions on next year's budget. One is this coming Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 6:30 p.m. at Si View Community Center in North Bend.

Mount Si students seek locals' views on veterans

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 10:59AM

A group of students at Mount Si High School are surveying local attitudes toward veterans with the goal of making a video for the school’s Veterans Day assembly. Cody Copitsky, with his friends Riley and Sam, are basing their video on the responses from the community.

Sale helps Our Lady of Sorrows youth on mission trip

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 10:51AM

A Youth Group Mission Trip yard and bake sale is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 39025 SE Alpha St., Snoqualmie.

Letters | Your love and support helped Dale Larson's family

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 12:56PM

Our mother, Sharon Larson, Sande and I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their love, support, prayers and thoughts during this extremely sad time in our lives. The food, flowers, donations, offers to drive mom to Evergreen for chemotherapy, to do yard work, and so much more has been overwhelming.

Family punching, handbag shoplifter, wife assault: Snoqualmie Valley police, fire calls

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 1:35PM

Punching in North Bend: On Sept. 29, a man in the 100 block of Thrasher Avenue called police to report his 17-year-old stepson had punched him in the side of the head. The stepson left the home before the police arrived, but was charged through investigation.

Libraries want dialogue on crime, drug use in Valley

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 12:56PM

Are you concerned about drug use and related crime in the community? Do you have ideas about what should be done about it? The King County Library System is hosting community-wide conversation about these issues in the Snoqualmie Valley.

Check out Fall City's historic Moore House this Saturday, Sunday

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 12:58PM

Irene Pike and family have been steadily restoring the historic Moore-Parmelee House in Fall City. Now, they’re ready to show it off. An open house is planned for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. The house is located at 4338 338th Place S.E.

School levies, bond, set for 2014 ballots

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Oct 14, 2013 at 9:51AM

Few of the numbers are final, but the dates for Snoqualmie Valley School District voters to decide on them are official. The full school board agreed last night, Thursday, Oct. 10, to put two levy measures on the Feb. 11, 2014, ballot, and a capital facilities bond on the April 22, 2014, ballot.

It's a Wonderful Life: Valley Center Stage holding auditions for live radio play

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 2:01PM

Valley Center Stage in North Bend is seeking actors for "It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play." Adapted from the classic Frank Capra movie, this play is set in a radio station on Christmas Eve, 1946, where several famous actors have come to perform the show before a live audience. The play will be directed by Margie Slovan. Auditions in Seattle will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, October 13, at TPS Room C.

Walkathon for Snoqualmie Elementary is October 17

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:35AM

Snoqualmie Elementary School is getting prepared for their annual Walk-A-Thon on October 17. This event is filled with school spirit and friendly competition, as children walk as many laps as they can, and raise money as they do it! Last year the students raised over $36,000 for the school, and walked over 11,100 combined laps – which is over 2,225 miles.

LEO hosts fundraising luncheon, soap box car race

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:06AM

Life Enrichment Options (LEO) invites community members to join them in celebrating the life journeys of the residents of the LEO homes, and others the organization serve who live each day with a developmental disability. The celebration, “It’s About the Journey” with guest host John Curley, is a fundraising luncheon taking place on October 22, 2013, at 11:30 am, at the Pickering Barn in Issaquah.

Warming up the chill: North Bend’s ‘The Swirl’ yogurt shop adds espresso drinks

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:33AM

The Swirl yogurt shop in North Bend announced the arrival of its new espresso machine. Deb Masters, The Swirl’s owner, reported that they have been ‘playing’ with the machine and ensuring that all the right ingredients and equipment are on hand. They will begin serving customers’ favorite coffee drinks this week: lattes, cappuccino and espresso, along with tea, warm spiced cider, and a variety of pastries

Discover your roots: Family history workshop is Tuesday at Snoqualmie YMCA

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:31AM

A family history workshop, sponsored by the Snoqualmie Falls Family History Group of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Snoqualmie YMCA. Learn about recording techniques, both on paper and digital, as well as Christmas ideas using your own family tree. There is no cost.

Valley Schools Foundation starts fall fundraising today

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:32AM

The Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation is launching a series of events for supporters in October. Supporters can click to donate, or just answer the call. The Schools Foundation click-a-thon runs from Monday, Oct. 14 to Oct. 21. Donors can just visit www.svsfoundation.org/donate to make a one-time donation, a recurring gift, or to join the 365 club, and help out every day.

Sugar skulls: Creepy craft-making is an art at Snoqualmie Library | Photo gallery

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:40AM

“There it is, a bow tie on a skull!” Will Saimo announces proudly, as he puts the final touch on his sugar skull. The purple paper bow tie complements the purple streaks the 15-year-old added to the top of his creation in a workshop at Snoqualmie Library. Saimo was part of a large group of youth filling the multi-purpose room at the Snoqualmie Library Wednesday, Oct. 2 for a workshop on decorating sugar skulls, or calaveritas de azúcar. In Spanish-speaking cultures, the skulls are standard decor for their annual celebrations of Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, Nov. 1.

Letters | Stand strong, Reichert, says local Tea Party coordinator

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:13AM

Mr. Matlock (Oct 4, http://www.valleyrecord.com/opinion/letters/226948551.html) may have missed the part in eighth grade civics that we are a constitutional republic not a kingdom; that the branches of government are designed to act as check against abuse, not a rubber stamp for the king!

Set out the trash; Carnation to accept additional items Oct. 15

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 11:52AM

Carnation residents can start their fall cleaning Tuesday, Oct. 15, when the city expands its curbside collection service for the day. Residents can set out up to eight additional bags of garbage or individual items for collection that day, at no additional cost. Items must be household garbage only, no more than three-and-a-half-feet on a side, and weigh less than 60 pounds. Items such as tires, furniture, and hazardous materials will not be accepted.

State Reps. Rodne, Magendanz urge citizen input on I-90 tolling study

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 3:59PM

If you have an opinion on I-90 tolling, now’s your chance to let the government know what you think. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) are taking public comments between Oct. 7 and Nov. 6 on a controversial proposal: tolling I-90 between I-5 and I-405 to help pay for the new 520 Bridge.

North Bend homelessness: Winter shelter public meetings are set

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 3:58PM

The sponsors of the Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter for the homeless are hosting two public meetings to answer questions and discuss the upcoming season. Meetings will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, and 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, both at the North Bend Community Church, 146 E. Third St., North Bend.

County exec rips federal shutdown for halt to family nutrition program

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 3:57PM

Advance layoff notices were sent last week to 82 King County employees who provide essential nutrition services for Women, Infants and Children, as a consequence of the continuing federal shutdown. “This self-inflicted, manufactured crisis will interrupt essential nutrition services for 38,000 pregnant women, new mothers, and young children in King County,” said King County Executive Dow Constantine.

Valley students graduate from Western

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 3:52PM

The following Valley students recently graduated from Western Washington University, earning bachelor's degrees. Carnation: Natalie MacKnight, BA in English, literature emphasis; Alexandra Swart, BA in Psychology.

Valley non-profits receive 'retired' vans from King County

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 3:49PM

Young people, senior citizens and Eastside residents with disabilities will benefit from the donation of surplus vans from the King County Metro Vanpool Program. Metropolitan King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert, who represents District 3 in northeast King County, presented the keys of the “retired” vans to the Si View Metro Park District, the Mt Si Senior Center and the Wilderness Awareness School in Duvall.

Take a hike with the senior center this Friday

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 3:45PM

Sno-Valley Senior Center, 4610 Stephens Ave. Carnation offers a free guided day hike, Friday, Oct. 18. Hikes are on trails off I-90, generally three to five miles, and are easy to moderate. Gather at the senior center to catch the van at 1 p.m.

Snoqualmie Ridge’s ‘Dark Trail’ is back, with kids aiming to chill your blood—for a good cause

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 5:03PM

“Kat, give him your howl!” says Mark Hennig. So 12-year-old Kat Kangas lets loose with a 15-second, warbling cry. A would-be teenage werewolf, Kat should be pretty effective at grabbing attention this weekend in the third annual ‘Night on a Dark Trail’ benefit thriller. “Sometimes I go on Youtube and look up the sounds of wolves howling,” said Kat. She’s ready to scare somebody at the event.

Mount Si volleyball wins on road against Interlake

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 4:04PM

Mount Si varsity volleyball beat Interlake on the road Wednesday, Oct. 9, against Interlake at Bellevue. Mount Si won 25-7, 23-25, 25-18, 25-21. Lindsay Carr had 32 kills, two assists, an ace, 28 digs and two blocks.

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