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College connection opens new chapter for Mount Si alum

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 12:51PM

What goes around, comes around. Back in 1962, I attended Mount Si High School. Then we moved to Oregon. I have lived here the last 51 years and had a family.

Market art: Photo teacher hosts Mount Si Artist Guild presentation Saturday

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 12:48PM

Photographer and Bellevue College teacher Ray Pfortner gives a presentation to the Mount Si Artist Guild, noon Saturday, Feb. 15, at Mount Si Senior Center, 411 Main Ave. S., North Bend. The event is free to all MSAG members, or a $5 donation for non-members.

Marriage is about community; Former Valley Record intern ties the knot

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 21, 2014 at 10:26AM

What is it about marriage that captivates us? Why is it that a show about finding the perfect wedding dress can run for 11 seasons on TLC? Why is it that the most liked pictures on Facebook are wedding and engagement shots? There is something inside of all of us that wants to believe in true love. But on an even deeper level, I think we all know that marriage isn’t just about romance; it’s about generations of people and the communities that are formed around them.

Rescheduled: Wine in the fire hall

  • Aug 11, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Aug 13, 2014 at 12:51PM

Piccola Wine Cellars in North Bend has postponed its grand opening from this Thursday to Thursday, Sept. 25.

Runaway piggy rounded up in Snoqualmie

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 1:04PM

A pet pig escaped its enclosure on Southeast Delta Street in Snoqualmie and had a small adventure on Sunday, Jan. 26. With the help of the Snoqualmie Police Department, though, the animal was returned home, safe and sound, in the early afternoon. “I don’t know how they did it — it’s a big pig!” Snoqualmie Police Chief Steve McCulley. “It might be tame enough that it just comes along, but after a while, you learn to come prepared. I usually carry a leash.”

Packages snatched, dumped; Back to back house fires: Snoqualmie Valley police, fire blotter

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 1:12PM

Package pickup: On Sunday, Feb. 2, a business in the 500 block of Northeast Sixth Street in North Bend reported online that two packages left outside for UPS to pick up were stolen. UPS reported the packages were not available for pickup. The packages were identical, and one was found near a dumpster in the city.

Explore Meadowbook Farm this weekend with historian Dave Battey

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 1:04PM

A class on an important local farm and preserve, Meadowbrook 101, is 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Meadowbrook Farm Interpretive Center, 1711 Boalch Avenue Led by local historian Dave Battey, this free presentation covers the colorful history and possible future options for this unique 460 acres of open space.

Secrets of a happy marriage: Valley couples in for the long haul share what drew, keeps them together

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 1:08PM

Even in an age in which the longevity of marriage isn’t certain, many will agree that there is something almost magical about a lifelong love. Valley couples Harley and Kathy Brumbaugh, Jack and Bonnie Barker, and Lynn and Larry Anderson have all been married more than 50 years, and that’s something to celebrate.

Out of the Past: PUD opponents go to court; Ladies of look family injured on horseback ride

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:14PM

The following items made the news 25 and 50 years ago in the Snoqualmie Valley, as reported in the Valley Record:

Pancake breakfast helps Snoqualmie firefighters

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:22PM

The Snoqualmie Firefighters Association holds its annual fundraising Pancake Breakfast, 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at the fire station, 37600 S.E. Snoqualmie Parkway.

Valley students achieve academic honors

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:33PM

Many area students earned honors in the recent academic year.

Schirmer, Paophavihanh named to US rugby team

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:35PM

Aladdin Schirmer and Tino Paophavihanh, two Mount Si High School alumni and former football players from the class of 2011, were selected to USA Rugby’s Men’s Collegiate All Americans this summer.

See timber sports pros in action at RR Days demos

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:36PM

Visitors to Snoqualmie’s Railroad Days will see timber sports in action, as done by the pros.

Railroad Days Schedule: Three days of fun

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:45PM

Snoqualmie's annual Railroad Days starts Friday with food, fun and family activities. Check out the main events schedule, and find your favorite performers at one of three stages.

Walking the talk: Mount Si football coach Kinnune is Railroad Days grand marshal

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:48PM

Charlie Kinnune’s gravelly voice rings out across Mount Si stadium. With a command here, a compliment there, a gentle ribbing for one elementary-age boy with his hands in his pockets, a fist-bump for a young girl doing well in drills, he’s bringing up a future generation of high school athletes.

Hotel project to start moving dirt

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

A proposed development project along Bendigo Boulevard is scheduled to start this week. The eight-acre site will be cleared and graded in preparation for construction next year. The developer has obtained all local, state and federal permits and can proceed with clearing, grading and drainage system work, but has not submitted an application specifying the intended use of the property.

'Epic' Festival at Mount Si welcomes old favorites, creates new ones

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

A tradition was born, a dynasty rose, and a community came together in the thousands during the Festival at Mount Si, Aug. 8 to 10.

‘We miss them, and will not forget them': Valley vets recalls sacrifice on Memorial Day

  • May 27, 2014 at 4:41PM

The crowd gathered at the Snoqualmie Valley Veteran’s Memorial Monday, May 26, in downtown Snoqualmie included aging volunteers, young Boy and Girl Scouts, two state representatives, former and current servicemen and women, and civilians moved by respect. The flag of the United States flapped at half-staff, as a group of young people stood at attention, each carrying a flag, while their elders waited nearby, some formed into a rifle-armed honor guard, others at the podium, awaiting the stroke of noon.

Federal agency reaches out to home, business owners in wake of North Bend explosion

  • May 27, 2014 at 4:36PM

North Bend businesses and homes are slowly recovering from the April 25 explosion that destroyed three buildings on North Bend Way and affected 50 others. Some, like the North Bend Shell station, seem almost back to normal. Some, like the Mount Si Court Apartments across the street are approaching normal since lots of cleanup work and new windows were installed. Some closest to the blast, like Michelle Dunbar’s now-homeless Kutters salon and Lisa Riley’s planned restaurant, may never be the same.

Neighbors work together to clean up North Bend's blast-damaged Torguson Park | Photo Gallery

  • May 27, 2014 at 4:34PM

Three Valley groups combined forces to clean up North Bend’s Torguson Park on Saturday, May 3, completing in about a day a task that would have taken “forever” for city staff to complete. The park, particularly the corner that a group from Cascade Covenant Church just adopted through the city’s adopt-a-park program, had been a huge mess since April 25, when an early-morning explosion on North Bend Way littered the space with debris both large and small, and lifted the roof off the restroom and storage building.

Family running fun, winners in Snoqualmie's Cinco de Mayo Run | Photos

  • May 27, 2014 at 4:26PM

David and Megan Algrim of Snoqualmie, above, finish the children’s one-mile race at the Cinco de Mayo fun run, Saturday, May 3, at Mount Si High School. Phil Olson was the fastest finisher in the men’s half marathon in 1:09.15. Lana Lacey finished first in the women’s half marathon in 1:21.45.

Graduating girls can get free defense classes with Snoqualmie Police

  • May 27, 2014 at 4:00PM

A free women’s self-defense course is being offered by the Snoqualmie Police Department for young women graduating from Mount Si High School in 2014. The course is taught using the nationally-recognized Rape Aggression Defense Systems (R.A.D.). Topics include crime prevention, risk reduction, and avoidance, and progressing to the basics of hands-on self defense. Course leaders are certified instructors in women’s self defense.

Counteract the 'Summer Learning Slide' at the Valley libraries

  • May 27, 2014 at 4:06PM

Children and teens who spend their summer reading and learning, come back in the fall better prepared for school than those who don’t—so King County Library System created a new summer learning program called Thinkology: The Study of Fun.

Family Day, open house is Sunday at Carnation's Camp Korey

  • May 27, 2014 at 5:04PM

Camp Korey Family Day is 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at Carnation Farm, 28901 N.E. Carnation Farm Rd. This open house invites the public to learn more about Camp Korey and the children they serve. Current and past campers, families, volunteers and community members will experience camp activities including a scavenger hunt, arts and crafts, pet therapy, gardening, and food.

Out of the past: Big grad class, bizarre animal deaths

  • May 27, 2014 at 6:17PM

May 1964: Coach Carl Erland is the man of the hour, and members of the Mount Si track and field squad are accepting the praise of students and fans who saw them win the championship of the State A meet in Ellensburg.

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