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Fireman's water fights are back; 100th Valley centennial | Out of the Past

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 5:37PM

The following items made the news 25 and 50 years ago in the Snoqualmie Valley, as reported in the Valley Record: Thursday, July 23, 1964: Whipping in the breeze high over Snoqualmie’s main street are the familiar banners that proclaim the Snoqualmie Firemen’s 26th annual celebration.

Register before Tuesday for August primary election

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 5:26PM

King County residents not currently registered to vote in Washington can register in person at the King County Elections office or the Voter Registration Annex through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 28. Register at King County Elections, 919 SW Grady Way, Renton, open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays.

Sno-Valley Senior Center invites public to meet director candidates

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 5:35PM

The Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation has narrowed its search for a new executive director, and plans to introduce the community to its finalists with a reception Monday, July 28. Meet the director candidates and learn more about them at the event, which begins at 3:30 p.m. with a formal presentation and question-and-answer session. An informal reception with the candidates is 5 to 6 p.m.

Finally Friday: Art walk returns to Snoqualmie

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 5:35PM

Join the Snoqualmie Arts Commission and local artists for the Finally Friday Art Walk, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 25, in downtown Snoqualmie. The art walk features works by local artists hanging in historic Snoqualmie’s shops.

Hospital sale could lower tax | Letters

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 5:37PM

The sale of the Valley Hospital to Overlake Hospital has the potential to lower our property taxes while maintaining quality health care in the Valley, a rare opportunity these days to be sure.

Story Theatre adapts Grimm tales

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 9:17AM

Valley Center Stage presents its second annual Theater in the Park event, Story Theatre, 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26. Story Theatre, by Paul Sills, is a play with music, adapted from the Grimm's Brothers fairy tales. The interactive play is suitable for all ages.

Encompass hosts executive function training for early learning professionals

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 8:24AM

Valley-based Encompass has been selected by the state Department of Early Learning to participate in a pilot program known as “Executive Function Learning Communities.”

Nominate an excellent educator

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 8:26AM

The Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation is now accepting nominations for its 2015 Educator of the Year awards.

North Bend to survey community on police services

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 8:28AM

North Bend residents and business owners are encouraged to take a confidential online survey about the city’s police services. The survey is intended to give city officials a better understanding of community perceptions on the topics of public safety, crime, and police operations since the Snoqualmie Police Department began providing police services in March, 2014.

Guest column: A ‘yes’ vote is to everyone’s benefit

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 8:30AM

Election ballots will be delivered to mailboxes in the next few days, providing residents of the Snoqualmie Valley the chance to approve a school bond measure that will yield the most significant and positive effects for our community in over 60 years.

Wolves rematch: Mount Si boys fall to Eastlake Wolves in second matchup

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 8:32AM

Proficient free throw shooting down the stretch propelled the Eastlake Wolves to a thrilling victory against the Mount Si Wildcats Friday, Jan. 16, in Sammamish.

Portrait of an ancient: ‘Middle Fork’ exhibit inspired by 140 year-old North Bend tree

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 8:37AM

Seattle artist John Grade has reproduced a North Bend-area tree for a new exhibit, Middle Fork, opening this Sunday at MadArt, 325 Westlake North, in Seattle.

Make a blanket for Project Linus, Monday at Sallal Grange

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Sallal Grange in North Bend hosts a no-sew blanket event, 7 to 9 p.m., Monday, July 28, to benefit the Linus Project ( The public is invited to help cut and make the blankets, which will be distributed to children in traumatic situations.

Memorial held for John David Mcfarlane, 50, of Snoqualmie

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

John David “Dave” Mcfarlane was born on Aug. 31, 1963, in Snoqualmie. He graduated from Mount Si High School in 1981. Following high school, Dave served his country in the United States Navy from 1981 to 1986. He was stationed on the USS George Washington Carver submarine as a nuclear propulsion plant operator-electrical. He worked at the Boeing Company in Everett, where he spent the next 25 years primarily on the 747 and 777 wing lines. Mcfarlane loved to bungee jump, parachute out of perfectly good airplanes, ride motocross, snow skiing and traveling.

Demolition time: North Bend swings wrecking ball at downtown buildings, blight

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:00PM updated at 4:38PM

This week in North Bend is the last for a group of derelict buildings and blackberry bushes on the city’s Main Avenue. Crews with Weber Construction of Snoqualmie were expected to begin clearing the sites at 111 and 115 Main Avenue North on Monday, in a $48,000 project to improve public safety and downtown parking.

Thank you to the whole Fall City Days crew

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

Fall City Day has come and gone, but the thank-you’s roll on. Weather was perfect for 800 runners who participated in the Fall City Days Fun Run. Our amazing crew of volunteers led by Perry and Sharon Wilkins, Kirk and Sophie Harris, and Kirk Dunckel organized and ran a great event. Even more fun comes in September when we give away all of our proceeds, minus costs, back to our community organizations. The Raging River Riders 50th anniversary was evident in the parade and fair theme. Thank you to Libby, Laurie E., Lisa, Nikki, Brandon, Bill A. and Dan and Terri D., as they did a great job on everyone’s favorite part of the day.

Women’s self-defense class offered in Snoqualmie

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:53PM

The Snoqualmie Police Department is offering a free women’s self-defense course in February. Women age 16 or older, who live or work in Snoqualmie, are eligible to take the class.

Indoor playground group hosts preschool fair

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:54PM

Sno-Valley Indoor Playground brings its 12th annual Preschool Fair to Valley families, 9 a.m., to noon, Saturday, Jan. 24 at Mount Si High School.

Mount Si honors Merit Scholars

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:58PM

Seven Mount Si High School seniors from the class of 2015 have been named National Merit Scholars. They earned this distinction by earning top scores in the preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, which students across the nation take the fall of their junior year.

Merit Scholars named at CHS

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:01PM

Six seniors at Cedarcrest High School were honored as 2015 National Commended Merit Scholars. They are from left, Ryan Peacock, Mitchell Frimodt, Caitlin Gard, Morgan Walker, Al Knox and Wilhelmina Esary.

New hospital program offers HELP to those 
in need

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:05PM

Most people need medical equipment such as crutches, a wheelchair or a hospital bed at some point. Yet not everyone can afford these devices and health insurance either does not cover them or charges co-pays.

Dispose of old electronics at Sallal Grange event

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:08PM

On Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25, the Sallal Grange in North Bend hosts a free two-day electronics recycling event.

From the earth, a memory: Dragon sculpture commemorates Korean exchange student visit

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 4:46PM

“It looks good, doesn’t it?” asks Brad Pearce, as he examines the eye socket he’s been working on. It does. Eyes, jaws, the whole head, are clearly visible, and although there are no feet or scales yet, it’s easy to see the serpentine dragon that will emerge from the bundles of branches and moss taking shape on the walkway outside the North Bend Visitors Information Center.

School improvement plans
: Snoqualmie Valley Schools reps answer questions on Feb. 10 bond

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 5:00PM

Education at Mount Si High School is going to change, regardless of the outcome of the Feb. 10 special election.

No-fly zone: Snoqualmie discusses ban on aerial fireworks

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 5:00PM

Snoqualmie is already a safe place, with a nice sense of community, said several residents at the Jan. 12 City Council meeting. It doesn’t need a ban on some fireworks to make it safer.

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