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Man draws knife to protest store return policy; Snoqualmie Valley police, fire calls

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 12:45PM

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

Neighborhood rivalry: Si View adult sports leagues start soon

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:39PM

The Si View Metro Parks adult sports leagues are rolling out the winter season in February. Offered are men's five-on-five basketball and co-ed six-on-six volleyball. The basketball league will play on Thursday evenings at Si View Community Center. All teams are guaranteed seven games, and the top four teams will battle for the league championship in playoffs. Referees and scorekeepers are provided.

Pat Sprague's Allstate agency gets nod for growth, community service

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:41PM

Patrick Sprague’s Allstate Insurance office in Snoqualmie was recently recognized by the Allstate Corporation as one of the top 100 of the 9,432 Allstate agencies in the country in 2013, for agency growth and customer service.

Valley Chamber breakfast seminar, Friday, is all about the big plan

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:40PM

Making a concise business plan is the topic of a January 24 breakfast seminar hosted by the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber’s “College of Business Knowledge” breakfast is 7:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at the Mount Si Golf Course Restaurant, 9010 Boalch Ave.

Walk like an ancient Egyptian: Museum Walk in North Bend

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:51PM

The Twin Falls sixth grade Egyptian Museum Walk is 9:30 a.m on Friday, Jan. 31, at the middle school. Every sixth grade student is researching a specific ancient Egyptian artifact, person or event and will create a 3-D model of their topic, along with an essay, picture, and fun facts. All their findings will be displayed for the entire school.

Valley actor in Kidstage's 'Trust Me' musical

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:34PM

Young Valley actor Chelsea Henak is part of the Kidstage production of "Trust Me," a musical by teens for teens, at the Village Theatre in Issaquah. The show runs through January 26.

Re-up time for school levies: Snoqualmie district seeks 1/4 of revenues

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 4:06PM

Ballots should arrive in the Snoqualmie Valley this week for an important school vote, but probably not the one most citizens are thinking about. At issue in the Feb. 11 election are the renewals of two existing levies worth $18 million, not the much-discussed $216 million facilities bond that the Snoqualmie Valley School Board is considering for a future ballot.

Sno-Valley Senior Center calls on community to save Adult Day Health

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:49PM

The Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation could soon lose its Adult Day Health program, a devastating prospect for the families who use it, says program manager Karen Koenig. “I hear from our caregivers how tragic it would be for their families for us to close,” she said.

Sno-Valley Preschool fair returns this weekend

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:37PM

The Sno-Valley Indoor Playground hosts its annual Snoqualmie Valley Preschool Education and Enrichment Fair, 9 a.m. to noon this Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Mount Si High School commons. The free event introduces Valley families to preschools, enrichment programs, day care facilities, and other services for children from birth to 5 years old.

'Thinking man's comic' brings boomer tribute show to North Bend

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04PM

The man the Oregonian called “the thinking man’s comic,” Will Durst, presents his one-man show, “Boomeraging: From LSD to OMG” Friday through Sunday, Jan. 24 to 26 at Valley Center Stage, 119 North Bend Way, North Bend.

Renew school levies, for return on investment | Letters

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:46PM

This week, registered voters within the Snoqualmie Valley School District will be receiving their ballots for the February 11 all mail-in election. There are two four-year replacement levies on our ballots. The Education Programs & Operations (EP&O) Levy, formerly called Maintenance & Operations (M&O), provides for nearly one-quarter of the costs of our district’s day-to-day operations, programs, and personnel needed to serve the basic education needs of our students.

Garbage equals food? Training the average Ridge bear | Opinion

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:16PM

It’s in the nature of a dog to protect its owner and its home. And it’s in the nature of black bears to flee when threatened. But only to a point. That point was about 100 yards into the woods, on the early hours of Thursday, Jan. 2, when this particular Ridge bruin turned and showed his teeth and claws to the pursuing dog, who did not survive the encounter.

Mount Si Food Bank will leave longtime North Bend site

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:41PM

Mount Si Food Bank is in a state of flux this week, with the Upper Valley pantry, which serves hundreds of local families of low income, apparently pulling out of its North Bend location. "We need to share with you that the Mt Si Food Bank has been asked to leave its present location," next to North Bend Community Church, a message on the food bank's Facebook page posted on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23.

Why are our businesses empty? Shops, restaurants deserve our support

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:08PM

Recently, the Chinese restaurant in Carnation changed ownership. Having not been there lately, I decided to give it a try. The food was great, but I couldn’t help but notice something. When I was there, around 6 p.m. on a Thursday night, I was the only person in the restaurant.

Mount Si dropouts are not highest in state, thank you very much | Out of the Past

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:55PM

The following stories made the news in the Valley 50 and 25 years ago, as found in the Snoqualmie Valley Record archives:

Contra dancing the night away at North Bend's Sallal Grange | Photos

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:55PM

Every dancer got a chance to greet and sway with every other dancer, smiling as they moved across the ballroom at North Bend's Sallal Grange. Conta Dancing is a lot like square dancing, but easier to learn and ideal for families, several of whom were in attendance at last week's monthly get-together.

Here we go again: Businesses navigating Snoqualmie’s downtown construction, Phase 2

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:09PM

After a hot, busy Saturday with Thomas the Tank Engine, the grown-ups were navigating their way along the road construction tape and finding Sigillo Cellars. “Some parents were definitely ready for a little wine,” said Vicki Curnutt, tasting room manager at Sigillo tasting room. The Northwest Railway Museum’s big family excursion gave downtown Snoqualmie businesses a much-needed business boost, right before road construction goes into full swing.

Photo Gallery: A big day with Thomas the Tank Engine at Snoqualmie Depot

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:19PM

The 2014 “Day Out With Thomas” excursion, held over two weekends at Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie, draws thousands of visitors, babies to grandparents, to downtown.

Mount Si Lions, Leo Club help homeless children with collection

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:20PM

The Mount Si Lions and Mount Si Leo Clubs have been collecting items needed by local youth at risk. The clubs gathered toiletries, basic food items, socks, underwear, backpacks and snacks to donate to Friends of Youth in Snoqualmie and Kirkland as well as YouthCare in the University District in Seattle. This volunteer activity occurred at the club’s July meeting, hosted by Chris Butler in Fall City.

Two Rivers School backers starting a PTSA; Meeting is Wednesday

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:23PM

Parents and locals are forming a PTSA, or parent-teacher-student association, at Two Rivers School in North Bend. Interested community members are invited to attend the Two Rivers School PTSA Organizing Meeting, 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at the North Bend Library.

Children's interviewer, writer needed for Snoqualmie Art Walk project

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 10:51AM

The Snoqualmie Arts Commission needs a local writer to interview children participating in the Finally Friday Art Walk, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 25, in downtown Snoqualmie. The writer will be credited and promoted throughout the city-wide tour of the artwork. "Drawing Together" is a mural art project for children ages 5-12. Participating artists draw together at communal art tables, designing images inspired by their creativity, and dreams about the community in which they live.

PSE Valley Golf Classic is Friday at Mount Si

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 11:07AM

The 2014 Puget Sound Energy Snoqualmie Valley Golf Classic starts at 8 a.m. Friday, July 25, at Mount Si Golf Course, 9010 Boalch Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie. Cost is $99 per player, which includes a round of golf, lunch, and a goody bag at the beginning of the tournament. Play-style is a shotgun scramble.

Excuse the mess: Downtown merchants rally with ‘Sip, Shop’

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 11:18AM

As a second phase of downtown Snoqualmie improvements starts kicking up dust, downtown merchants have rallied together to ensure tourists know they are still open for business. They started a “Sip, Shop & Savor Summer in Downtown Snoqualmie” campaign to showcase the business district between now and early September.

Painting to close Carnation Farm Road bridge for 2 months

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 12:07PM

King County’s Roads division is repainting the landmark Stossel Bridge on Carnation Farm Road this summer. The 1951 bridge will be closed through Sept. 29 during the project, which will include removal of the old paint. The bridge will be closed to all but emergency vehicles during the project. The suggested detour for all other vehicles, including school buses, is to take S.R. 203 north to 124th Street, across the valley, then down West Snoqualmie Valley Road to Northeast 80th Street, which connects to Northeast Carnation Farm Road.

Fourth annual feast to preserve Valley farmland

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 12:15PM

Chefs from restaurants operated by John Howie and Tom Douglas will join celebrated cooks from many top-rated bistros on the Eastside at Jubilee Farm in Carnation on Saturday, July 26, to prepare a feast for the annual Taste of the Valley. The fourth annual banquet and auction to benefit the Snoqualmie Valley Preservation Alliance will feature products and produce grown and raised on family farms in the valley. Participating restaurants and vendors include the Herb Farm, Fall City Roadhouse, Copperleaf at Cedarbrook, Wildfin and Beecher’s Handmade Cheeses.

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