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Seattle hiker, two dogs rescued by helicopter

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 3:09PM

A Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crew located and rescued a formerly lost 21-year-old Seattle woman, Paula Reuter, after she spent three unexpected nights in the Kulla Kulla Basin near the Pratt River.

Job Seekers Institute offered for young Valley adults

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 3:21PM

Young adults, age 15 and up, in the Valley can take advantage of a free job search workshop on Thursday, Oct. 23, in Duvall. The Riverview Job Seekers Institute starts at 8:30 a.m. at the Riverview Educational Service Center, 15510 1st Ave. N.E., Duvall, and runs through noon. Lunch will be provided. This event is designed to support young adults in finding and retaining a job.

Cedarcrest ag program is best in state

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 3:23PM

Cedarcrest High School’s FFA and high school agriculture program earned the prestigious 2014 Washington Outstanding Middle/Secondary School Agricultural Education Program honors for the Western Region of the National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE). Cedarcrest was chosen as the top agricultural program in the region and then was considered with the other eight regional program winners. Riverview was one of 230 programs in Washington state competing for the award.

Memorial fund, fun run planned to honor Carnation man who died in race

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 3:27PM

Evan Sebenius, a 28-year-old Carnation man, died Sunday, Sept. 21, while running the “Beat the Blerch” half-marathon at Tolt-MacDonald Park. A crowd funding site, http://www.gofundme.com/RunEvanIn, has been set up to help his family, and a 5K fun run is planned for Sunday, Nov. 2 in Tolt-MacDonald Park, in his memory.

Bring your garden designs to life in North Bend workshop

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 3:34PM

Design your dream garden with help from a master gardener, 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11 at the North Bend Library. In “Garden Design. Fundamentals and Fun,” Kirsten Lints of Gardens ALIVE Design will focus on the basic steps of landscape design, followed by dreamy design ideas and a few disasters. Bring your own dilemmas, photos and sketch paper to work on a small area of your landscape.

Valley school board decides: Bigger high school, bigger bond, lower rate

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 3:35PM

Voters will decide on a $246 million school bond in the Snoqualmie Valley School District in February. The district's board of directors voted 4 to 1 on Oct. 9 to proceed with a bond, slightly revised from the proposal under discussion for the past year. A sixth elementary school, $20 million in repairs and updates to other district buildings, and a high school rebuild to bring freshmen back onto the main campus are all still components of the bond. Yet instead of either the staff-recommended 2,400-student high school, or the 2,100-student high school proposed by architects, the board has reached for something in between.

Letters | Those who live in glass houses.... spelling edition

  • Apr 14, 2014 at 10:33AM

Nice column about spelling people’s names right. I have one of those names that somehow never seems to get spelled correctly, and it has been an issue with me all my life. Anyway after reading with much interest, I had a great laugh when I read that you misspelled Cathi Linden’s name wrong!

Trivia night helps trade school scholarship

  • Apr 14, 2014 at 10:36AM

Sip With Valley Young Professionals Trivia Night is 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 18, at Dark Horse Ink, 30540 S.E. 84th St., Suite 1, Preston. Dinner, drinks, trivia night helps support the Mount Si High School Scholarship fund. Age 21 and up. Cost is $20. To register, visit www.snovalley.org/vyp.

Have your say on 2032 Snoqualmie city plan

  • Apr 14, 2014 at 10:34AM

A public hearing on proposed updates to the city of Snoqualmie’s comprehensive plan, Snoqualmie 2032, will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, April 21, in the City Hall Council Chambers, 38624 S.E. River St. The comprehensive plan is an official document adopted by the city council that sets goals and policies to protect the health, welfare, and quality of life for residents and businesses. The plan expresses a long-range vision of how citizens want their community to look and function in the future, and helps direct city departments under that vision.

Bellevue woman dies at Snoqualmie Falls

  • Apr 14, 2014 at 10:16AM

A Bellevue woman died sometime overnight last Wednesday, April 9, at Snoqualmie Falls. Snoqualmie police received a call from Bellevue Police on Tuesday evening, April 8, about a Bellevue woman, reported missing by her family. According to Snoqualmie Police Chief Steve McCulley, the family had noticed that she had been looking for places to commit suicide. Her search had seemed to focus on Snoqualmie Falls.

North Bend Elementary art walk coming Thursday

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 3:50PM

"The Artist in Me" is the theme for the 10th annual art walk at North Bend Elementary School, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 17. The PTA-sponsored fundraiser will include a silent auction, along with the displays of student works of art. Auction items include unique classroom baskets, as well as art projects.

Is Fall City ready for drag queens? Divas surprise at twice-monthly show | Photo Gallery

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 4:31PM

From the neck down, the look was casual, sweats in fact. On top, though, it was all glam and sparkles, with long false eyelashes and a foot-high blonde wig. The martini-swirling phenomenon underneath it all was making the look work, while simultaneously working the Fall City Bistro on a Sunday evening in February. “Good morning!” Akasha Manila greeted the guests trickling in for dinner, “good to see you! I just woke up!” Manila’s sleepy claim fit perfectly with the “Divas” theme of the night’s show. It probably wasn’t true though, because this particular diva, like his fellow performers, was already made-up for her appearance in the semimonthly “Night Queens” drag show at the bistro, and doing makeup takes a while.

Mount Si baseball hitters, defense showing promise for season with wins | Photo Gallery

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 4:05PM

The Mount Si baseball team’s early-season potential showed last Wednesday, April 9, as the Wildcat defense held the Sammamish Totems to a single run, on the road in Bellevue. Meanwhile, Mount Si’s hitters broke to a lead, then gradually added to the tally, led by junior Brock Johnson. Tanner Simpson pitched the first six innings for Mount Si, giving up few hits.

Tryout clinics on the way for Mount Si Cheer Team

  • Apr 15, 2014 at 4:00PM

Tryout clinics for the 2014-2015 Mount Si Cheerleading program are 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 6. Cheer members perform on the sidelines, at assemblies and halftimes, compete and get involved in the community. Teens learn to dance, tumble, jump and do stunts. All ability levels are welcome.

Snoqualmie residents can be part of urban forest discussion

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 11:52AM

Snoqualmie residents are invited to attend the Parks Board meeting on Monday, April 21 at 7 p.m. to discuss the draft version of the Snoqualmie Urban Forest Strategic Plan. The meeting will be held at Snoqualmie City Hall conference room at 38624 SE River Street. Snoqualmie has an extensive tree resource of more than 8,000 street trees, numerous trees in parks, trees on private property, and many retained native forest remnants.

Red Wolf Logan Orndorf to run the distance for U-Portland

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 12:17PM

Cedarcrest track athlete Logan Orndorf signed a letter of intent to run next fall at the University of Portland. He will run cross country and track and field, and is planning to study engineering. The University of Portland’s men’s squad has qualified for the last nine NCAA Division 1 national meets, three times placing in the top eight at the national meet. There is a small number of schools that have those kind of credentials, says Cedarcrest coach Bruce McDowell.

Win for Cedarcrest's Lady Red Wolf golfers at home

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 12:02PM

The Cedarcrest Lady Red Wolves golf team hosted the Archbishop Murphy Wildcats Thursday, April 10, at the Blue Heron Golf Course. Playing in great conditions, Cedarcrest won the match by a Stableford score of 91 to 62, on the par-35 nine-hole course.

North Bend's Danielle Massengill racking up great record at softball, studies

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 12:18PM

Mount Si High School graduate Danielle Massengill was named a Scholar-Athlete of the Month at Thiel College, where she plays softball. Massengill hit .436 (17-of-39) in 13 games for the Tomcats in March with 13 runs scored and six RBIs. Four of her hits went for extra bases, earning her a monthly .564 slugging percentage to go along with a .540 on-base percentage. She was a perfect seven-for-seven in stolen base attempts in March, helping the Tomcats to an overall record of 9-5 and 2-0 mark in the PAC.

Eggs galore: Easter hunts, services, breakfasts planned in Valley

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 12:26PM

Families and worshippers in the Snoqualmie Valley can find special activities planned in several different communities over the Easter holiday weekend.

Plan for college with workshop at Snoqualmie library

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 12:14PM

High school families are invited to a free college planning workshop, 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at Snoqualmie Public Library. “Are You College Ready?” workshop, conducted by Karen Edgar, an educational consultant, will focus on how students and parent can collaborate to successfully navigate the increasingly competitive college admissions process and to find their best colleges for fit and affordability.

Austin Jenckes coming home for Oso benefit concert, Saturday

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 12:27PM

Things are falling into place for Austin Jenckes, a singer-songwriter who grew up in the Valley. He has just returned to his Nashville home after his final appearance on NBC’s “The Voice,” and two whirlwind performance tours that started immediately after the show. He’s marrying his longtime friend and girlfriend, Brittany Townsend, this August, and is working on his next album, scheduled to come out this fall. And this week, he accomplished what he moved to Nashville to do, become a professional musician. “This week, I’m signing my first publishing deal,” Jenckes said in a telephone interview. “That basically means I’ll be paid to write songs, and that includes my songs for myself, and for other people.”

Airman Benjamin Brudnicki 
completes basic training

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 3:40PM

Air Force Airman First Class Benjamin Brudnicki graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Match tool helps connect 
volunteers with organizations

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 3:41PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Community Network has developed an online tool for individuals and groups who are interested in volunteering in the Snoqualmie Valley, Sno-Valley Volunteer Match.

Valley of the Moon Gala is Saturday

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 3:45PM

Join the fun, savor Italian fare and bid on a variety of items and trips in a live and silent auction, at the Sno-Valley Senior Center’s 11th annual Valley of the Moon Gala and auction. The event, benefitting the center programs and Adult Day Health, is 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, at the senior center, 4610 Stephens Ave., Carnation.

All aboard the 
Halloween Train: Northwest Railway Museum October 25 and 26

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 3:48PM

Gather the family, suit up in your costumes and take part in the fall festivities at the Snoqualmie Depot during the annual Halloween Train run, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 25 and 26.

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