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- Jul 3, 2014 at 4:09PM
People stopped their work in a Valley coffee shop when Dr. Anthony Smith came to the counter. They gathered around to say hello, a barista called over the manager who hadn’t met him yet, and customers came up to shake his hand and greet him. In response, Smith asked about their families, made more introductions and was warm and gracious to all, and maybe just a little embarrassed by the attention. Riverview School District’s Superintendent, it seemed, was a Valley rock star.
- Jul 3, 2014 at 4:10PM
Two days of events and entertainment at Carnation’s Fourth of July celebration include: Thursday, July 3 • 5 to 7 p.m., Sno-Valley Senior Center’s benefit Spaghetti Dinner at the center, downtown Carnation
- Jul 3, 2014 at 11:30AM
Tolt Congregational United Church of Christ again holds its Good Neighbor Fund Pancake Breakfast on the Fourth a hearty meal that helps a worthy cause. Breakfast is served from 8 to 11 a.m. at the church, located at 4851 Tolt Avenue, on the corner of Tolt Avenue and Rutherford.
- Jul 3, 2014 at 11:27AM
One special event the Sno-Valley Senior Center holds during the Fourth of July is the annual quilt raffle. Tickets are being sold, for $1 a chance, to win a jewel-tone starburst quilt, 72 inches on a side, donated by Joani Wight.
- Dec 30, 2014 at 11:05AM
Thank you to the many many elves that work so hard to make downtown Snoqualmie merry and bright!
- Dec 30, 2014 at 11:08AM
What Encompass is best known for is its work with children and families, particularly low-income families and children with developmental struggles.
- Jul 3, 2014 at 3:00PM
On Monday, July 7, Southeast River Street in Snoqualmie, between Railroad and Maple Avenues, will be temporarily closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. due to an installation of storm water catch basins and pipe crossings. People will still be able to visit the businesses and the Snoqualmie United Methodist Church on River Street, and Railroad Avenue, will continue to have two-way traffic.
Wild animal brings down goat in Snoqualmie; Window slicer steals medication | Snoqualmie Valley police blotter
- Jul 3, 2014 at 4:14PM
Wildlife attack: On Sunday afternoon, June 22, a caller in the 1000 block of 394th Place Southeast, Snoqualmie, reported that two of his neighbor’s goats had been killed by a wild animal overnight. The caller suspected it was a coyote in the area, and wanted police to know about it. Police asked him to contact the fish and wildlife department.
- Jul 4, 2014 at 7:00AM
Performing at 1 p.m. Friday, July 4, at Carnation Fourth’s Tolt Avenue stage, East Side Story will be doing short form improv comedy, offering a series of sketches and theater games based on audience suggestions.
- Jul 4, 2014 at 8:00AM
Are you ready to rock this Fourth of July? Carnation-based Redwing Blackbirds play rock sounds in the mode of Led Zeppelin, White Denim, Grizzly Bear, My Goodness and Queens of the Stone Age. They start the show at 2 p.m. at Tolt-MacDonald Park. The band is made up of Deacon Raleigh David Wilson on vocals and guitar, Paul Ehlen on bass and keyboards, and Karl Snyder on the drums.
- Jul 4, 2014 at 8:00AM
Pictured above, the Carnation Fourth of July Committee is the volunteer group that puts together the fun. From left are, front row, Nicole Pitts, who readies the Run for the Pies; Collienne Becker, in charge of facilites; Miles Denison, sound and staging; Dan Pflugrath, CERT team; Bill Ferry, public works; back row, Kim Lisk, chairperson; Amy Hammontree, 3-on-3 basketball tournament; Sydney Lisk, vendors; Brian Pattinson, sound and staging; Suzanne Maxon, treasurer; Ken Carter, Carnation city manager; Josh Bushman,volunteer coordinator; Bill Fletcher, volunteer coordinator; and police officer Scott Allen.
- Jul 4, 2014 at 9:00AM
Snoqualmie Valley Relay for Life is Saturday and Sunday, July 13 and 13, at North Bend’s Torguson Park. Organizers are still seeking teams, participants and support. Learn how to join a team and walk in the relay at Snovalleyrelay.org. Beautiful Lengths, formerly known as Locks of Love, will be at the Relay from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday. People are welcomed to donate eight-inch lengths of hair to make a wig for a cancer survivor.
- Dec 31, 2014 at 10:12AM
Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:
- Dec 31, 2014 at 10:14AM
A year ago, in this column, I called for an answer to some basic questions on the latest school bond plans. Among them: Why not build a separate high school? Why not build another middle school and keep the freshman campus? How do we know this is all we’ll need?
- Dec 31, 2014 at 10:15AM
Discover wildlife in the Cedar River Watershed through Wondering About Wildlife, a free, event, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2, at the Cedar River Watershed Education Center, 19901 Cedar Falls Rd S.E., North Bend.
- Jan 2, 2015 at 10:37AM
Homeless teens and young adults will be surveyed all day Thursday, Jan. 22, at King County Libraries, including Carnation, Fall City, North Bend, and Snoqualmie.
- Jan 2, 2015 at 10:50AM
Run Snoqualmie's next Valley run is the Finaghty's St. Patty's Day 5K race, set for Saturday, March 14.
- Jan 2, 2015 at 10:57AM
Job-seekers can learn how to improve their resumes and their interviewing skills in two free workshops offered at the North Bend Library, Wednesdays, Jan. 21 and 28.
- Jan 2, 2015 at 11:11AM
The following stories happened this week, 25 and 50 years ago, as reported in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. From the Record's archives:
- Jul 7, 2014 at 1:16PM
After 15 months working with a specially convened task force and advisory committee, the King Conservation District is in the process of completing a proposed program targeting six essential areas to focus its efforts in the coming years. Areas such as rural and urban farm plans, the regional food system and small lot forestry are being targeted. As a special funding district, King Conservation District has legislative authority to propose a per parcel rate to fund its program. This fee is collected through a system of rates and charges and requires approval by the King County Council.
- Jul 7, 2014 at 1:21PM
Fifteen Eastside Catholic High School seniors from the Valley graduated Sunday, June 8, at Benaroya Hall in Seattle. EC’s Valley grads include Johanna Kittridge, Laurel Meredith, Rosemary Young, Zoe Vierling–Coulter, Patrick Hillis, Alexander Carter, Shelby Hamilton, Madeline Racine, Grace Howland, Mathew Flowers, Luke Reents, Marcela Santos, Kenneth DePrez, Jacob MacDuff, and Dillion Kampp.
- Jul 7, 2014 at 1:23PM
This month, 19 Snoqualmie Valley School District staffers begin their retirements, and several staff changes have been made to cover their duties. In the administrative offices of the district, retiring Assistant Superintendent Don McConkey’s role will be shared; Dan Schlotfeldt, former principal at Fall City Elementary School, will become the district’s Director of Elementary Education, and Ruth Moen’s role will transition to a Director of Instructional Support and Secondary Education. McConkey’s operations responsibilities will also be shared, between Jeff Hogan, Executive Director of Instructional Technology and Ryan Stokes, Business Services Director. Hogan will focus on teaching, learning and programs, while Stokes manages finance and operations.
- Jul 7, 2014 at 1:54PM
Duvall Police are notifying residents about a death that happened Monday morning, July 7. At about 9 a.m, Duvall Police and Fire Departments responded to a report that a 19-year-old man had died in accident involving a fall into a piece of industrial machinery, while working at a city residence.
- Jul 7, 2014 at 1:24PM
The football season is a few months away, but Mount Si players are getting ready in a way that can help locals with their yard work projects. In the Wildcat Worker program, Mount Si players sign up for yard work. Rates are $10 an hour per worker, with the money going to pay for their high school football costs. It takes financial pressure off their families, and is a win-win for the athletes, their team and local homeowners.
- Jul 7, 2014 at 1:22PM
Rachel Mallasch, a 2014 graduate of Mount Si High School, is the second place winner of the 2014 Toyota Teen Driver Video Challenge. The Challenge is part of Toyota and Discovery Education’s joint Toyota Teen Driver program, created to help teens avoid distractions and stay safe behind the wheel. Now in its third year, the Toyota Teen Driver Video Challenge asks students across the country to produce short videos that inspire their peers to avoid distractions while behind the wheel. Mallasch’s video was chosen out of 1,000 video entries submitted from students nationwide through online voting.