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Fiftieth year for Raging River Riders | Fall City Days

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 4:17PM

The Raging River Riders saddle club was formed in 1964. Its purpose is to bring together people interested in horses and to provide an educational and fun atmosphere in which to promote good horsemanship. For 50 years, the family-oriented Raging River Riders have actively pursued this goal. Some of their interests include western gaming shows, parades, overnight campouts, prize rides and day rides.

Walt and Boletta Watkins are this year’s Fall City Days parade Grand Marshals

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 4:35PM

Fall City Days Parade Grand Marshals Walt and Boletta Watkins have called Fall City home for 25 years. To date, they remain on their family farm on the Lake Alice Road. “I moved to Fall City to get a horse,” explains Walt, an avid horseback rider. Walt and Boletta grew up in eastern Washington. Walt was from Lind and Boletta was from Wenatchee.

Joy ride in a golf cart, pushy peddler | Snoqualmie Valley police, fire blotter

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 4:38PM

Joyride: On Tuesday, June 3, police responded to the 9000 block of Boalch Avenue Southeast, North Bend, for a golf cart theft. An employee said two dirty-looking men with black backpacks got into a cart parked with the keys inside near the pro shop, and drove off. The employee recovered the cart, abandoned nearby, but not the keys.

Get ready to skate, Snoqualmie holiday ice rink opens Sunday

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 11:50AM

An outdoor ice rink is coming to Snoqualmie this season for all ages to enjoy. The rink, a first in Snoqualmie, will be open daily, including holidays, Dec. 14 through 21 in downtown Snoqualmie, and Dec. 23 through Jan. 1 on Snoqualmie Ridge. “My brothers and I spent winters skating on our pond in New Hampshire during my youth,” said Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson. “This will create memories for a lifetime for the kids and families in the Snoqualmie Valley.”

Cedarcrest High School band to play at Seahawks half-time show

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 12:22PM

At the Seattle Seahawks’ home game Sunday, Dec. 14, the Cedarcrest High School marching band will perform for the halftime show.

Versatility and heart power Cedarcrest boys basketball squad

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 2:34PM

The love of the game. The connection with teammates. That is what Chase Cardon, Robert Cha and Kyle Walsh are here for. The three seniors, who have been part of Cedarcrest boys basketball through high school, were named leaders by their teammates. Cha was a scoring force last year, Walsh was a key starter, and Cardon also got significant minutes as a junior.

Here to compete: Young and scrappy Red Wolves girls squad set sights on all comers

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 2:35PM

“Compete” is the watchword for the Cedarcrest girls basketball team, to be led by three seniors, Megan Ditore, LuAnn Townley and Avery Rich. Ditore is the Red Wolves’ go-to shooter. Townley, who swung up her sophomore year, focused on defending (and getting Ditore the ball). Rich is at post. Like most Valley varsity returners, they are adjusting to being the leaders now—”It’s really weird to not have the seniors here,” Ditore said—yet they know what they need to do, and have been playing this game together since middle school. “We have each other,” Ditore said.

Cascade Dance Academy students to perform ‘Nutcracker Sweets’

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 2:36PM

Cascade Dance Academy’s Nutcracker Sweets and Holidays on Broadway show will be performed at 1 and 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14, at Twin Falls Middle School. This production involves 80 local dance students and includes Nutcracker variations and several tap, jazz, and musical theatre routines.

Leave it all on the mat: Core of motivated wrestlers helm Red Wolves squad

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 2:38PM

Cedarcrest wrestling is a core of varsity experience leading a big group of younger grapplers. New head coach Mark Ward is still seeing things shake down. “I have some guys that, by the end of the season, will be doing some stuff,” he promised.

Quiet determination: Mount Si varsity wrestlers ready for 4A competition

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 2:40PM

The 4A competition may be new. The schools may be bigger. So what? “I don’t think it matters, as long as we wrestle our hardest the whole time,” asserts Mount Si wrestler Justin Edens.

Changing routine: Senior duo of Rogers, Johnson leads Mount Si gymnastics into new 4A era

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 2:50PM

Two seniors, an experienced sophomore, and some talented newcomers should make for a strong varsity eight for Mount Si gymnastics. Jenn Rogers and Hailey Johnson, the seniors, have started all four winters here. Rogers is a talented tumbler who is good in all events, and Johnson has been Mount Si’s go-to vaulter.

College football reunion for ex-Wildcats: Josh Mitchell, Cameron Van Winkle compete in OSU-UW matchup

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 2:59PM

Playing football in front of 2,000 screaming Mount Si fans on a Friday night is a thrill. Playing football in front of 60,000-plus noisy Pac-12 college fans is a dream. Mount Si grads Josh Mitchell and Cameron Van Winkle played out that dream on Saturday, Nov. 22 at Husky Stadium. Former Wildcat Nick Mitchell hopes to be joining them next season.

Heart of the nativity: North Bend couple shares their 300-plus collection of Christmas scenes with Eastside

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 3:02PM

It’s not your typical nativity set. Brightly colored strips of aluminum—former Fanta, Coke and fruit juice cans—coalesce into a wiry-haired Mary, Joseph, Jesus, wise men and a crocodile. As nativity scenes go, it’s metallic, and hardly cute. This one is not exactly Diane Garding’s favorite.

Arts tour through the Valley this weekend

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:51PM

Snoqualmie River Arts Tour is 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 21 and Sunday, June 22.

Discover Pass is a must for Rattlesnake Mountain Trail Parking

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:50PM

All city of Snoqualmie parks and trails are open to the public and do not require a Washington State Discover Pass for parking or use. That includes Snoqualmie Point Park and its parking lot.

Get fancy for English tea, show, Tuesday at sr. center

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:54PM

Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation hosts its annual English tea and fashion show, 2 to 4 p.m., Tuesday, June 17.

Plan ahead for Cedarcrest High School fall sports

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:49PM

Lower Valley teen athletes, plan ahead for fall sports in Cedarcrest with the following dates:

Get your game on at Mount Si's Summer Speed Camp

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:52PM

Athletes from elementary to high school age can get a leg up on conditioning at Wildcat Summer Speed Camp, starting June 24 at Mount Si High School’s Wildcat stadium.

What are you going to do for Valley, state’s 125th party?

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 2:00PM

T The year 1889 was a big one for the Valley. It was the year that Washington territory became the 42nd state. It was also the year that trains rolled into the Valley for the first time. Railroads transformed daily life for the people here, opening the local economy up to a wider world. The train came here mainly due to tourism—big city folk wanted to see the wonders of the Snoqualmie waterfall.

20-year reunion for Mount Si grads coming up in July

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Mount Si High School Class of 1994 Reunion is 8 p.m. Friday, July 18, at the Snoqualmie Valley Eagles lodge, downtown Snoqualmie.

Learn all about LinkedIn at Valley Chamber workshop, Friday

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:17PM

Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce’s June Lunch Workshop is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, June 20, at Snoqualmie City Hall, 38624 S.E. River St. Learn how to use LinkedIn and your connections to find success.

Grant helps keep Snoqualmie's Railroad Days as green as possible

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:18PM

Snoqualmie’s Railroad Days festival, which returns in August, brings 15,000 people from across the region. Last year, Waste Management participated by providing trained sorting station staff to help educate the public about how to properly dispose of the garbage, recycling and compost generated at the event.

Going wild at Fall City Days | Photo Gallery

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 2:59PM

Clouds couldn’t shut down the smiles Saturday, June 14, at Fall City Days. The volunteer-run street fair, parade, live entertainment, fun run, and all-town party drew a crowd, like always. The theme this year was “Still Wild,” and wildness did reign at the annual Watermelon Eating Contest. Youths and adults were fed by the local Young Life hosts, with the fruit from Farmhouse Market. As always, the hungriest diners won.

Find the courage: Two Rivers School’s Class of 2014 overcomes challenges to complete its academic journey | Photo Gallery

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 4:00PM

A young mother with a 1-year-old baby, Sarah Webb didn’t have a driver’s license. But she did have a bike. So, every morning last summer, she loaded her little son, Elliott, into a trailer, then hopped on her bike for the two-mile ride to Two Rivers School. “It took some getting used to,” Webb said of the commute. “But I needed to get to school.” Webb, like many of her classmates in the Two Rivers School Class of 2014, had to face a challenge to get to this moment.

Like no other: Mount Si 2014 grads celebrate new beginnings | Photo Gallery

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jun 19, 2014 at 10:34AM

If senior speeches are anything to go by, then the 344 graduates of Mount Si High School’s Class of 2014, have a pretty good sense of who they are. They recognize the irony of sitting down in the morning to a breakfast their mothers made for them, on the day they “officially” enter adulthood, and they see the world of possibilities ahead of them, thanks to those who came before them.

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