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Night Out: Where police work meets families

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 2:03PM

Snoqualmie Police hosted their second annual National Night Out, Tuesday, Aug. 5.

Send-off for senior center director is Wednesday

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:06AM

The Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation will bid farewell to executive director Amara Oden, with an open house, 3 to 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the center, 4610 Stephens Ave., Carnation. The public is invited and refreshments will be served.

Called to lead: Outgoing Sno-Valley Senior Center director Amara Oden looks back on her mission to help elders

  • Aug 11, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Aug 15, 2014 at 10:10AM

What Amara Oden does shouldn’t really be called work. It’s more of a calling for the Carnation woman, and has been for most of her life.

Still a classic Boeing Classic golf tournament celebrates 10th year at TPC

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:17AM

A sports experience like no other in the Valley, The Boeing Classic at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge (Tournament Players Club) turns 10 years old this year.

Concert, potluck at Carnation Tree Farm Saturday

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:23AM

Carnation Tree Farm hosts a community concert and potluck dinner, 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16. Enjoy live music and family-friendly festivities, while supporting local seniors.

Citizens Academy Registration is now open

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:24AM

The city of Snoqualmie is offering a free seven-week course for citizens to get a first-hand look at how Snoqualmie’s government works. This is the ninth year that Snoqualmie is holding the Citizens Academy.

Railroading demos presented at depot

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:25AM

The history of successful railroad construction and maintenance is peppered with fascinating machines. The Northwest Railway Museum has several examples in its collection and Railroad Days is an opportunity to see some of them demonstrated.

Heartbreak and hope: The Fire Inside tells lyrical stories with Celtic vibe

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:31AM

It’s an old story. The young man is leaving his homeland for America, to earn his fortune and return to his sweetheart. Promises are made: He’ll return some day.

Letters | Division undermines food bank support

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 3:39PM

As a concerned brother in the Lord and a lifelong resident of our Valley, I am disheartened by recent events pertaining to our local food bank. I do not know all that went into North Bend Community Church asking Mount Si Food Bank to leave, and regardless of whether or not it was just, it happened.

Boxley's legacy: Danny and Robyn Kolke turn to foundation to preserve North Bend jazz club's music, education

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 3:45PM

An up-and-comer in the world of jazz drumming, Walker Byford learns as he plays. Byford is just 10 years old. By rights, he should prefer the newest pop music. But there’s something about jazz. “You’re able to play whatever you want,” says Byford, who listens as his teacher, local jazz drummer Brian Gmerek, improvises riffs to the sounds of Chris Clark’s bass. The two adult musicians are jamming on the stage at Boxley’s, the jazz club and restaurant in downtown North Bend, as middle-school and high-school age jazz musicians arrive for their Wednesday night show.

North Bend's Mary Brunstad Jones dies

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 3:39PM

North Bend resident Mary Brunstad Jones died on Sunday, Feb. 9. Mary was born on November 29, 1920, and grew up in Port Orchard, Wash. Although she spoke no English until she started school, she skipped two grades and became valedictorian of her graduating class at South Kitsap High.

Seed saving, gardening event in Carnation March 1

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 3:36PM

Gardeners and small farmers will find more than seeds this year at the Snoqualmie Valley Seed Exchange and Garden Fair. This fourth annual exchange will be held on Saturday, March 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m at the Sno-Valley Senior Center, 4610 Stephens Ave., Carnation. The all-volunteer event is part of a movement to preserve small-scale, regionally adapted, heirloom and open pollinated seeds.

Mount Si exchange students to see German band

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 3:36PM

Forty-five German students from Mount Si High School are going to an international concert. One of Germany’s most popular young indie pop bands, Tonbandgerät (‘Tape Recorder’), make the first stop on a four-week tour through the United States, Sunday, March 4, at Everett’s Civic Auditorium. Admission is free, but registration is required.

Local lawmakers to host town hall meetings Feb. 22

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 9:48AM

Reps. Jay Rodne and Chad Magendanz and Sen. Mark Mullet invite Fifth District residents to attend an upcoming town hall meeting in Snoqualmie on Saturday, February 22. Citizens who attend will receive an update on the 2014 legislative session. The legislators are encouraging citizens to bring their questions, comments or concerns about legislation, state government and issues affecting the district.

SnoValley Tilth explores importance of ‘eating local’

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 9:39AM

SnoValley Tilth, a non-profit supporting local, sustainable farming, hosts monthly gatherings to bring together farmers, eaters, and the community as a whole.

Dust-up at gas pumps; man arms himself against campers

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 9:45AM

Snoqualmie Valley police responded to the following calls last week:

‘Meet your Teacher’ events set at elementary schools

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 9:46AM

Elementary-school-aged children can get an early introduction to the school year with Meet Your Teacher events planned at most Snoqualmie Valley elementary schools for Tuesday, Sept. 2. The first day of school in the district is Wednesday, Sept. 3. Kindergarten and pre-school classes start Monday, Sept. 8.

Keys to the city: Who has received Snoqualmie's signal honor?

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 11:05AM

Seven Valley movers and shakers, seven pro golfers, and two sister cities—those are the recipients of the existing keys to the city of Snoqualmie. Mayor Matt Larson and City Clerk Jodi Warren designed an official key to the City, after seeing a key engraved with "City of Snoqualmie," and designed as a bottle opener, exchanged with the city of North Bend in a softball challenge between the two cities.

Wine and cheese tasting to benefit Sno-Valley senior center

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 10:18AM

Sample local wines, cheeses and chocolates at the Sno-Valley Senior Center's second wine-tasting event, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 at the center, 4610 Stephens Ave., Carnation. The wines featured will come from Belmonte Cellars and Pleasant Hill Cellars, both in Carnation, and Wm. Grassie Wines, Fall City.

Memorial for Fall City homemaker Beverly Sams, 81, is Saturday

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 10:23AM

A celebration of life for Beverly B. Sams of Fall City is 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at Raging River Community Church, 31104 S.E. 86th St., Preston. Beverly, 81, died Monday, Feb. 10. Born April 3, 1932, to Lydia and Chris Septin Walla Walla, Wash., Beverly was the oldest of three children.

Gigantic Bicycle Festival brings bikes, tunes, art to Centennial Fields

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

Gigantic Bicycle Festival takes over Centennial Fields Park and surrounding venues in Snoqualmie, for the weekend of Aug. 22 to 24.

Dancing, lessons Friday at North Bend's Sallal Grange

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 10:43AM

A Contra Dance and waltz lesson is 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at Sallal Grange, 12912 432nd Ave. S.E., North Bend. The band will be the very talented "Creekside", with Lindsey Dono as the caller. The evening will start with a delicious soup, brimming with fresh vegetables and accompanied by hearty, rustic bread, which will be available at 6:30 p.m. The musicians will play waltzes in between the Contra Dance. Don’t know how to waltz? Dance Leader, Tim Noonan, will be giving Waltz lessons between 7 and 8 p.m.

Valley colors, honors at the Northwest Flower and Garden Show

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 10:30AM

Visitors stopped, took in the relaxing scene, and left inspired, often asking Adam Gorski how it's done. Gorski and his team spent several days creating the south-of-the-border-themed display, “Leisurely Morning in Mexico City,” one of the award-winning show gardens at the Northwest Flower and Garden Show in Seattle.

Big nine-five for Snoqualmie’s Gloria McNeely

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 11:07AM

Gloria McNeely is five years shy of a century. She plans to make it, too, and 2020 isn’t that much of a stretch. McNelly was born on Feb. 12, 1919. She’s not only seen a lot, she’s done a lot, and made enough friends to warrant a 95th birthday celebration, held last Monday at Snoqualmie City Hall, put together by her local friends. The Snoqualmie resident is humble about all the attention, but takes it all with good grace, and a few tears.

Valley Girls’ Choir hosts welcome picnic Tuesday

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 11:00AM

The Snoqualmie Valley Girls’ Choir hosts a picnic meet-and-greet, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at E.J. Roberts Park in North Bend. Julie Parsons, the new choir director, will be introduced to the community at the free event. Girls in grades 4 to 12, who are interested in singing with the choir for the 2014-15 season, are encouraged to attend with their families.

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