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Feeding hungry is not a contest

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 10:00AM

For more than 38 years, Mount Si Food Bank, run by area pastors, has been faithfully helping people in need around the Valley. Around 2008, the Snoqualmie Valley Ministerial Association (SVMA) appointed a management team to oversee operations of the food bank. While under this management, many donations were made to the food bank, a SVMA ministry.

Snoqualmie's Methodists go on clothing donation drive this weekend

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 10:03AM

Snoqualmie Methodist Church is hosting a Clothing and Textile Drive, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 8, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, March 9. Bring worn out or ill-fitting clothing, shoes, towels, sheets, blankets and other textiles, and give them a second life.

Beauty event coming to North Bend's Bartell Drugs

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 3:08PM

Bartell Drugs hosts a “Spring Health & Beauty Event” at its North Bend store this week. Cosmetic demonstrations are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, March 7. Cosmetologists will give free “mini makeovers” that focus on the latest colors and products for spring. From 3 to 6 p.m. on Friday, get hair styling tips. Conair representatives will spotlight the latest hair styling tools and tips.

Snoqualmie Go Braugh! Downtown merchants offer gold in St. Patrick’s Day contest

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 3:16PM

In celebration of St. Patricks Day, downtown Snoqualmie merchants are hosting “Snoqualmie Go Braugh,” a weeklong event which offers Irish-themed food, drinks, music and promotional specials. The festivities start Monday, March 10, with a contest titled “Quest for Uncle Si’s Lost Gold.” The lucky winner of this contest will receive $100 in golden coins.

Rabbi shares treasures at Valley Rotary Club Meeting

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 3:08PM

Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club hosts author and rabbi Mark Glickman as its featured speaker, 7 a.m. Thursday, March 6, at the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge. Glickman serves as rabbi of the Congregations Kol Shalom on Bainbridge Island, and Kol Ami in Woodinville. He will discuss a discovery that shines a light on Jewish history, the Genizah of the Ben Ezra synagogue in Cairo.

Snoqualmie Valley School District finalizes classified contract, secretaries deal still in talks

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Mar 6, 2014 at 11:32AM

Classified staff, including bus drivers, custodians and food service workers in the Snoqualmie Valley School District now have a four-year contract in place. The contract, approved by a vote of the Public School Employees (PSE) union Feb. 13 and the school board Feb. 27, includes a 2 percent pay increase for each of the next four years.

Carnation St. Paddy’s Day Bash is bigger and better

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 11:41AM

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Carnation with dinner and a pint, 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at Sno-Valley Tilth’s second annual St. Paddy’s Day Bash. Tilth is partnering with the Sno Valley Senior Center, 4610 Stephens Ave., Carnation, this year for a bigger and better bash.

Coal trains a health risk for all state residents

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 11:30AM

A massive planned expansion of dirty coal, mined from Montana, Wyoming, and Washington state, and shipped to Asia through five proposed northwest ports will threaten our ecosystem.

Past Time: “Twin Peaks” filming begins at Mar-T Cafe; Pipe bomb attempted murder

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 11:31AM

• Twin Peaks is the first new town to be established in the Snoqualmie Valley. But it looks like there’s a bit more depredation and intrigue going on there than we’re used to. Filming for “Northwest Passage,” a new murder mystery for ABC-TV, began February 21 at the Mar-T Cafe, and will include various locations in the Valley. The fictional town of Twin Peaks is a composite of Snoqualmie, North Bend, Fall City and Carnation. Dozens of locals will be immortalized as extras. The kids in Debbie Navarre’s high school drama class are all agog at the opportunity to act alongside Michael Ontkean, Kyle MacLachlin and Piper Laurie. Some business owners, however, aren’t happy with how the filming is being handled.

Time to spring forward: Set clocks ahead Sunday

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 11:40AM

Don't forget to set your clocks ahead one hour this weekend. Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 9. Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, Nov. 2. Daylight Saving Time is the practice of advancing our clocls during the lighter months so that evenings have more daylight and mornings have less (per Wikipedia). The United States started it in 1918.

Snoqualmie assumes police duties for North Bend on March 8

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 11:42AM

North Bend will have a new police department when midnight strikes on the night of Friday, March 7. Under contract with the city of North Bend, the city of Snoqualmie Police Department has hired additional police officers to provide law enforcement services for the City of North Bend as of March 8.

Police arrest suspect in threat, lockdown at Mount Si High School

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 11:44AM

A lockdown of all Snoqualmie and North Bend Schools ended just before 10 a.m. Thursday, when police apprehended a man who'd threatened to kill people at "Snoqualmie High School." No one was hurt in the incident, which began at 6:43 a.m. when the subject called 911 to issue his threats.

Metro testing battery-powered, zero-emission buses

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 12:03PM

King County Executive Dow Constantine is taking action to ensure that Metro remains one of the greenest major transit agencies in the nation, by authorizing Metro to test a new generation of battery-powered, zero-emission buses. “Ten years after King County began replacing older buses with hybrid-electric models, we now have technology that holds the promise of an even cleaner and more energy-efficient fleet,” said Constantine.

Volunteers needed for Camp Korey's 'Grow' fundraiser

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 12:04PM

Camp Korey’s big Grow Fundraiser is Saturday, Sept. 20, at the camp, 28901 N.E. Carnation Farm Rd. Celebrate the 2014 camp season and learn about future growth.

Gala to mark Valley Center Stage’s 10th birthday

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 12:05PM

In celebration of its 10 years, and in preparation for another season, North Bend’s Valley Center Stage presents Judy Ann Moulton, singing the songs of Judy Garland in a special one-night performance, 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8 at Boxley’s Place, in downtown North Bend.

You can be part of spooky ‘Night on a Dark Trail’

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 12:05PM

Haunt or help others haunt the Valley at the 2014 Night on a Dark Trail, now readying for open auditions. Performers, makeup artists, singers, crew and other volunteers are needed for the fourth annual production of Night on a Dark Trail, scheduled for 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 24 and 25.

15 Valley students graduate from Western Washington University

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 12:11PM

Western Washington University has released the list of its graduates for the spring quarter, 2014, as well as its spring quarter honor roll. Several Valley students earned degrees.

Duvall hosts Art Walk Sept. 6

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 1:43PM

The Art & Wine Walk is a celebration of art in downtown Duvall. Businesses stay open late and make room for artists to display works for the evening, 4 to 8 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 6. This year features a special exhibit of works by local artist Mike Ball (1946-2014) celebrating his artistic presence in the community.

Know your EFR from your VAP: What do all those Valley acronyms mean?

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 1:48PM

A man who called our office last week had some words for us. Words about letters. “I’ve lived here forever,” said the local. He’s noticed how the Valley Record typically refers to the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge golf course using its acronym, and told us he didn’t know what the acronym means. Nobody that he knows knew what it means. Keep that in mind, he told us.

Valley school board members get an icy splash for ALS

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 2:00PM

“On three? asked Superintendent Joel Aune. “One; two; three!” Some loud whoops and at least one shriek followed. “That is chilly!” exclaimed Geoff Doy.

Milestone season begins for Valley Center Stage

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 11:29AM

North Bend’s community theater, Valley Center Stage, is celebrating its 10th anniversary with music, laughter and mystery. The season begins with “Judy Sings Judy,” 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at Boxley’s Place. The show features Judy Ann Moulton singing the music of Judy Garland, plus a three-course meal, for $75 per person.

Demystify the process of government: Join the Snoqualmie Citizens Academy

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 11:30AM

Have you ever really thought about how your city works? Where it gets its revenues? How it spends them? Who runs the city, who keeps your streets safe and water flowing? If you’ve ever been mystified by the process of government, prepare to be demystified.

A day at the market: Farmer's expo not over yet at Si View | Photo Gallery

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 11:38AM

Summer’s not over yet. The North Bend Farmer’s Market continues to draw vendors, shoppers, playful children and peppy music acts to the green at Si View Park. The market runs 4 to 8 p.m. every Thursday at the park, 400 S.E. Orchard Drive. Two more dates await this season, Sept. 4 and 11.

Iron Horse Traverse, Adventure Sport Festival coming to North Bend Saturday

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 11:45AM

Bikers, runners, children and adults will explore the Valley and have a blast downtown, when North Bend hosts the third annual Adventure Sport Festival and North Bend Traverse, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6. The day includes the North Bend Iron Horse Traverse, a multi-sport adventure race starting on Snoqualmie Pass and finishing at the Adventure Sport Festival.

Civil War re-enactors bringing history to life in Snoqualmie

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 12:06PM

It may look like a group of people “playing army” at Rotary Park this Saturday, Sept. 6. It may even sound like it, if the Washington Civil War Association re-enactors get city permission to fire—black powder only—their muskets that day. It is, in fact, a fun day for the participants, but it could be the start of something much bigger.

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