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Would-be burglar limps away from scene of the crime in North Bend | Police blotter

  • Jan 18, 2014 at 4:34PM

At 5:45 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 7, an employee of a business in the 200 block of East North Bend Way reported a suspicious incident. He’d heard a noise in the yard and when he investigated, saw a five-foot, three-inch man in a dark hoody outside the fence on the north side. The man ran, limping, to a silver Dodge Neon waiting nearby. He’d been using wire cutters to cut a hole in the fence.

Tigerbomb to play at Smokey Joe’s Tavern tonight

  • Jan 18, 2014 at 4:30PM

Cover band Tigerbomb plays with local favorites Ask Sophie, 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Smokey Joe’s Tavern, 38600 S.E. King St., Snoqualmie. Admission is free.

Welcome to the Block Party

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:33AM

North Bend’s annual Block Party began in 2009 as a way to promote and celebrate the city’s downtown. It was instantly popular, and today offers a venue for music and live entertainment, family-friendly activities, vendors, food and snacks, and community activities.

Tolt Museum announces Saturday openings

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:36AM

The collections of the Tolt Historical Society are on view year-round by appointment, and for this summer, on one Saturday each month.

Get your dance on: Cascade Dance team in Block Party lineup

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:03AM

Cascade Dance’s Senior Company, made up of youths ages 13 and older, and Junior company, ages 10 to 12, will present an array of jazz, lyrical, and musical theatre pieces, some of which they have been working on since October.

Watch or jump into line dance demo

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:05AM

Whether you just want to watch and tap your foot along with the music or jump right in, there’s room for you in the Mount Si Senior Center’s line-dancing demo, starting at 2:30 p.m. on the community stage.

IGNITE Dancers take stage at Block Party

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:06AM

IGNITE Dance and Yoga’s dancers will be performing on the Main Stage, 2 p.m. Saturday during the North Bend Block Party. Boys and girls ages 5 to 19 will be dancing in tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, and hip hop styles.

Fitness challenge: Mount Si Sports + Fitness tests mettle in demo

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:08AM

Mount Si Sports + Fitness is bringing the fitness challenge back to the North Bend Block Party.

Critters and kids at petting zoo

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:09AM

Rabbits may just be magical. It sure seemed that way during past Block Party events, when John and Kim Connolly saw excited youngsters simply settle down and bond with baby bunnies—or cavies, guinea pigs, wallabies or chinchillas—at their Animal Encounters booth.

Mount Si Senior Center hosts block party lunch, bake sale

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:14AM

Seniors benefit when you fill up at a special lunch and bake sale during the North Bend Block Party. Mount Si Senior Center, 411 Main Ave. S., hosts the lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 19.

Big Band plays Boxley's

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:15AM

MachOne Jazz Orchestra, a 17-piece big band from Seattle, plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at Boxley's in downtown North Bend.

Long live the King: Elvis returns for Block Party tribute to the King, George’s

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:16AM

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of George’s Bakery, Elvis Presley returns for a one-day-only show, 5 p.m. at the Community Stage.

Snoqualmie Valley Indoor Playground's family education fair returns this weekend

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 2:48PM

The Sno-Valley Indoor Playground hosts its annual Snoqualmie Valley Preschool Education and Enrichment Fair, 9 a.m. to noon 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 five years old.

Valley's finance staffers earn awards

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 2:25PM

Finance staff with the cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie, and the Si View Metropolitan Park District have recently been honored by the Washington Finance Officers Association with the 2013 Professional Finance Officer Award. Stan Lewis, former assistant finance director, and Beth Waltz, staff accountant with the city of North Bend, Tania Holden, account clerk, and Gerald Knutsen, financial analyst with the city of Snoqualmie, and Scott Loos, the finance manager at Si View, each received the award.

Wyldlife Club meets in Snoqualmie

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 2:47PM

Wyldlife Club, a club hosted by the local Young Life faith organization for local youth, is 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at 8036 Falls Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie.

Riverview schools honor Bridge of Promise academy for service

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 2:45PM

Each year, the Riverview Board of Directors presents a Community Service Award to a business group in recognition of service benefiting its students and district. This year, the district honored Bridge of Promise with the recognition. President Sally Coomer, with many student volunteers, accepted the award.

Bright effects of the sunshine vitamin | Health column

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 3:06PM

The sunshine vitamin has been receiving a lot of media attention in the last several years. Are people getting enough vitamin D? Since we live in a place where exposure to sunlight is limited, we are at risk for vitamin D deficiency.

Dive into action this winter at Si View; New season, activities begin

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 3:08PM

With the holidays past and families diving into activities to stay healthy this winter, Si View Community Center and Pool is buzzing with activity for all ages as the winter schedule begins. Northwest winters can be grey and cool, but it’s always warm at the Si View Pool. This may not the time that most of us are thinking of swim lessons, but it’s actually a good time to start, as classes at the pool have better availability now than they do in the summer time. Swim lessons are offered for all ages, infants to adults, as group or private lessons, twice weekly or Saturdays only.

North Bend film showing shares the power of girls

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 3:05PM

“Girl Rising,” showing at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the North Bend Theatre, is a feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to transform societies.

Cedarcrest High School makes Advanced Placement Honor Roll

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 3:29PM

Cedarcrest High School has earned a spot for its second consecutive year on the national College Board’s AP Honor Roll. Only eight districts in the state received the recognition, for attracting more students to Advanced Placement, or AP, classes, while maintaining or improving the percentage of students to pass the tests. To qualify for the AP Honor Roll, districts must not only keep AP exam scores high, they must also show increased participation in AP classes, by 4, 6, or 11 percent, depending on the size of the district, over the past three years.

Carnation ranchers doing it right: K-T Cattle Co. awarded top animal welfare certification

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 3:53PM

At K-T Cattle Company in Carnation, Katie and Jim Haack manage a small herd of Belted Kingshire cattle, a miniature beef breed, on 75 acres. The K-T herd was recently certified as Animal Welfare Approved.

Pushing your limits: Knowledge comes even when the match doesn’t go your way, as Mount Si wrestlers discover | Photo Gallery

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jan 23, 2014 at 10:22AM

This is Andrew Harris’s time to learn. A sophomore, Harris is holding down Mount Si’s heavyweight class, often against older, more experienced and physically bulkier opponents. In the ring against Bellevue on Thursday, Jan. 16, he was neck and neck for points, before finally succumbing to a pin in the final seconds.

Mount Si girls basketball team grows in experience, younger players stepping up

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 3:52PM

The Mount Si girls basketball team is learning how to deal with challenges this season. The team has had few wins, but a lot of players, especially younger ones, have been getting experience. Junior forward Elizabeth Prewitt, on varsity since she started high school, has been the team's consistent shooter and scoring leader.

If you build it, they will come: Valley Little League, North Bend have big vision for Torguson Park

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 3:32PM

Traveling Washington with his son’s team, Snoqualmie Valley Little League President Roy Baunsgard watched boys play baseball among the rolling hills of the Yakima Valley and the wide horizons of Moses Lake. No place compared to home. Few vistas, he thought, had anything on the backdrop of Mount Si at the Little League’s home field, North Bend’s Torguson Park.

12th Man in the Valley: Students, employees, true fans show their team spirit for Super Bowl-bound Seattle Seahawks | Photo Gallery

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 4:31PM

If there was ever a time to show your team spirit, it's now. Seahawks football fans have been fired up around the Valley, with many students, teachers, and employees at local businesses wearing team colors before the big games over the last two weeks.

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