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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.

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.

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