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- Feb 6, 2014 at 12:29PM
Mount Si High School's Cindy Wilson, Assistant Principal and Career and Technical Education (CTE) Director, was recently voted the 2013-14 KingCo 3A Assistant Principal of the Year. Wilson was nominated for her consistently positive and energetic work style. With a four-year commitment to the Freshmen Campus, she helped define its vision and demonstrates steadfast support of its principles.
- Feb 6, 2014 at 12:34PM
A barn on the Tasche-Schumacher farm, a mile out of Fall City on the Redmond road, was completely destroyed by fire. Mrs. Tasche said the children, playing in the yard just before the dinner hour, noticed smoke. The family hurriedly relocated 30 cattle. Steve, a sixth grader, tried in vain to start a tractor blocking one pen
- Feb 6, 2014 at 12:31PM
Levies are a fact of life in local school districts. For generations, they’ve been a crucial ‘secondary’ funding source for school districts. Voters in the Snoqualmie Valley School District and neighboring Riverview School District are asked to approve, renew and boost their local school levies, by voting yes and returning their ballots by mail before election day, Tuesday, Feb. 11.
- Feb 6, 2014 at 12:30PM
Our Snoqualmie Valley School District depends heavily upon local funding for hiring teachers, improving their effectiveness, school supplies, and other school operational expenses. About one quarter of the district operations budget comes from our local taxpayers, and approval for that must be reapproved every six years by voters.
- Feb 6, 2014 at 12:29PM
Against Liberty for Senior Night Thursday, Jan. 30, Mount Si won, 43 points to 18. Mount Si’s Eli Clure, in the 126-pound weight class, pinned Liberty’s Kyle Armstrong. Gunnar Harrison, at 132, pinned Zach Toombs. Mason Marenco, at 138, won a 4-1 decision over Tyler Lee. Ryley Absher, at 145, pinned Juan Flores. Justin Edens, at 152, pinned Nathan Sjoholm. Tye Rodne, at 160, pinned Jimmy Andrus. Cameron McLain, at 195, pinned Will Nguyen. Andrew Harris, at 220, pinned Zach Arthur.
- Aug 5, 2014 at 1:25PM
Singer-songwriter Austin Jenckes, a Nashville musician with local roots, is the headliner for the Festival at Mount Si. He plays his blend of rock and country at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, on the main stage at Si View Park in North Bend.
- Aug 5, 2014 at 2:01PM
A collision involving a semi-truck and a dump truck on Snoqualmie Parkway shut down that arterial for hours Tuesday morning, August 5. The crash happened at the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway and SE 99th Street. Crews responded just before 8 a.m. and worked on the scene until 12 p.m.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 1:59PM
Girl Rising, showing at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at North Bend Theatre, is a feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to transform societies. The film presents the stories of nine girls around the world, told by celebrated writers and voiced by renowned actors, that delivers a simple truth.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 1:52PM
City of Snoqualmie Arborist Phil Bennett presents a workshop on pruning trees in winter to promote strong growth, withstand damage, and bring out the trees’ natural beauty. The event is 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at North Bend Library.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 1:58PM
Auditions begin soon for Valley Center Stage’s next production, a musical comedy romp directed by Alan Wilkie. “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” is a non-stop laugh-fest musical in which Pseudolus, a crafty slave, schemes to win the hand of a beautiful, but slow-witted courtesan named Philia, for his young master, Hero, in exchange for his freedom. The plot twists and turns with cases of mistaken identity, slamming doors, and a showgirl or two.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 1:54PM
STEM Fest is 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, at Mount Si High School. This event focuses on the high school’s science, technology, engineering and math offerings, and is open to all students who will attend Mount Si in 2014-15.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 1:53PM
A Girls Night Out fundraiser for the Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church, 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the church, 36017 S.E. Fish Hatchery Rd., Fall City. The event, which includes a women’s fashion show, shopping and refreshments, pays for scholarships to help women in the community go on retreats and attend conferences
- Feb 7, 2014 at 2:04PM
On Sunday, Jan. 26, resident of apartments in the 400 block of East North Bend Way called police to report a super-glue incident. His front door and door handle were glued shut. The victim said that it occurred overnight, after he asked some upstairs neighbors to be more quiet.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 1:50PM
Prospective Pacific Lutheran University student Boone Hapke, from Mount Si High School, has been awarded a President’s Scholarship worth $22,000 a year—along with the opportunity to earn more.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 1:44PM
The Snoqualmie City Council is on its annual retreat this week. The council met yesterday and today at the Puget Sound Energy building Conference Room on Douglas Street.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 2:07PM
The Snoqualmie City Council voted 6-1 to give a symbolic green light to a proposed $60 county-wide car tab fee that would fix the region’s beleaguered road and transit system. The tab hike was part of a plan for a new King County transportation benefit district, proposed by Executive Dow Constantine last month, that would ask voters to preserve Metro Transit and fix the county’s ailing roads system. Besides the new tab fee, a likely April ballot measure could include a 0.1 percent sales tax increase.
- Aug 6, 2014 at 5:04PM
King County Sheriff's officers are investigating a burglary that could have become an arson just outside North Bend.
- Aug 7, 2014 at 9:44AM
Si View Community Park once again hosts the Festival at Mount Si in North Bend’s big back yard, Friday through Sunday, Aug. 8 to 10.
- Aug 7, 2014 at 9:45AM
Hotshot local cooks will grab their chili spoons and return to the What’s Cookin’ Chili Cook-off, sponsored by The North Bend Bar & Grill, 8:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10, at Si View Park.
- Aug 7, 2014 at 9:47AM
North Bend gas station owner George Wyrsch, Sr., always loved the thrill of things that go boom in the night.
- Aug 7, 2014 at 9:48AM
Families can take part in some old-fashioned, even old-world field games at the Festival, happening from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10, on the Si View grass field.
- Aug 7, 2014 at 9:51AM
Fawn Raye Hamilton was born October 21, 1950, in Wakasha, Wisc., to Ray and Lorraine Hills. She was raised in Seattle and lived in Washington for 50 years. She moved back to North Bend in 1974.
‘Something for everyone’: Festival stages feature breadth of musical genres, plus headliner Austin Jenckes
- Aug 7, 2014 at 9:52AM
Hear sounds from blues and country to top 40, from local bands and local celebrity Austin Jenckes, at the Festival at Mount Si.
- Feb 8, 2014 at 10:42AM
Goal setting and planning is the topic of the next Moms Club meeting, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church, 36017 S.E. Fish Hatchery Rd., Fall City. Working mothers and stay-at-home mothers often feel stretched thin while trying to balance day-to-day life tasks and challenges. This consistent struggle can leave mothers feeling worn out and in need of some new strategies to help find happiness amidst their busy schedule.
- Aug 7, 2014 at 10:00AM
Paving work on North Bend Way begins this week, between Bendigo Boulevard and the South Fork Bridge. The work could extend into the following week.