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FC Green girls win Clash of the Borders

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 10:35AM

Cascade Football Club’s G00 Green team, a girls youth soccer team, won the Adidas Clash of the Borders Tournament on Sunday, June 29, in Vancouver, Wash. They are now girls U-14 gold division champions. G00 Green tied their first game 1-1, and won their second and third games 3-0 and 4-1, earning a spot at the semi-finals, which they won 4-0.

School supplies on Valley church, food bank wish lists

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 10:31AM

Local churches and the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank are partnering again this year to distribute school supplies, backpacks and shoes to students in need, who will attend the Snoqualmie Valley School District this fall. Families signed up for help at the food bank in July, and supplies will be distributed on Wednesdays, Aug. 20 and 27.

Taste of the Valley is a success for Valley preservation group

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 9:50AM

Supporting local farmers and protecting the outdoors from more development, more than 250 people gathered Saturday, July 26, at Jubilee Farm in Carnation for the Taste of the Valley benefit. The event is a major fundraiser for the Snoqualmie Valley Preservation Alliance. Chefs from dozens of celebrated restaurants in Seattle and the Eastside provided tasty samples from their menus to the guests in attendance.

PTSA honors awarded to Tomlisson, Reitz, Romano

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 9:46AM

The Mount Si High School Parent Teacher Student Association was presented several Washington State PTA awards, recognizing both parents and teachers for their contributions. Ben Tomlisson, history teacher, received the 2014 WSPTA Outstanding Educator award. His passion for history and dedication to his students earned him several nominations from parents and students.

Callahan Gillard studies in Korea this summer

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 9:44AM

Callahan Gillard, a high school student in Snoqualmie, was awarded a National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) scholarship for 2014-2015. He is studying Korean in South Korea this Summer.

Dozens of Valley students make University of Washington Dean's List

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 9:43AM

Students from the Snoqualmie area have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Washington. Snoqualmie: Nathaniel Bell, senior; Dominick Daley, freshman; Andrew Hartman, sophomore; Molly Mabel, sophomore; Emily Majors, junior; Adam Nelson, senior; Zachary Sharpe, freshman; Ryan Simpson, senior; Kyle Tung, senior; Jacklyn Wallace, junior; and Elizabeth Zhang, a senior.

Parrish on honor roll at N. Colorado

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 9:43AM

Benjamin Parrish of Duvall was named to the Dean’s Honor Roll for the 2013-14 academic year at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley.

Drivers stop to help mama bear, cubs cross the street: Snoqualmie police, fire calls

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 6:51PM

Bear crossing: On Sunday morning, July 20, police received reports of a black bear with three cubs at Snoqualmie Parkway and Fisher Avenue Southeast, Snoqualmie. They contacted a group of people stopped on the Parkway, who were trying to help the bear and cubs cross the intersection. They asked the group to not assist the animals.

Snoqualmie crime rate drops 7 percent

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 5:24PM

In the newest Crime in Washington 2013 Annual Report, Snoqualmie’s total crime rate dropped by 7 percent per 1,000 population from 2012 to 2013. The statistics were determined by offenses compiled by the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs. Using the National Incident-Based Reporting System, the offenses were allocated in categories of robbery, aggravated assault, forcible rape, burglary, larceny, motor vehicle theft, arson and murder.

Lula Ruby earns spot on green workplace list

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 5:24PM

One Snoqualmie business, Lula Ruby, an Organic Salon, was among the 97 companies named “Best Workplaces for Recycling and Waste Reduction” this year by King County’s Solid Waste Division. Lula Ruby (lularubysalon.com), owned by Angela Favero, strives to reduce or eliminate their carbon footprint in the Snoqualmie Valley. Favero works with product supply companies that share their vision to eliminate unnecessary waste in packaging. Since day one, she has utilized Puget Sound Energy’s Green Power program, and recycles everything down to the foils that are used in clients’ hair. Lula Ruby uses glasses to serve water to their guests, and they recently purchased a low-energy washer and dryer combo. They also compost the hair that they sweep up off the floor.

Larry Fischer named Valley Rotarian of year

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 5:23PM

President Peter Bullard presents Larry Fischer with the Rotarian of the Year Award at Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club’s annual “Pass the Gavel Party,” held Monday, June 23, at Snoqualmie TPC. Fischer was selected for his work and dedication in organizing Rotary’s annual President’s Cup golf tournament, held June 30 at the TPC.

5-day closure of River Street for road, RR work

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 10:00AM

Snoqualmie Public Works gave word of a five-day closure of Southeast River Street, downtown, between Railroad Avenue and Maple Avenue, happening next week. The closure will start at 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 4, through 5 p.m., Friday Aug. 8, and happens all day.

Past Tolt floodplain project untested, but working well for fish

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jul 31, 2014 at 3:54PM

Since the fall of 2009 when King County completed a levee removal project in Tolt Mac-Donald Park, Carnation, the Tolt River hasn’t seen significant flooding. It’s a good thing for the surrounding area, but not a true test of the project, which is similar to the Upper Carlson Floodplain Restoration project underway near Fall City.

Ready for anything: Former Snoqualmie mayor Fuzzy Fletcher goes into the disaster preparedness business

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 1:29PM

Randy “Fuzzy” Fletcher is not out to scare you. He just wants to make you think, and better yet, make a plan. Fletcher, the former mayor of Snoqualmie, and his wife, Rebecca Bastian, recently went into business as Fletcher Consulting, offering disaster preparedness for businesses and families. They have operated the business since October out of their Maple Avenue home in Snoqualmie, offering everything from five-day kits to generator installation to plans for keeping a company up and running in a disaster.

Snoqualmie Valley will add 8,000 people by 2001; New track at Mount Si High | Out of the Past

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 1:30PM

Thursday, July 27, 1989: If it seems more crowded in the Valley, it is. And the trend will continue. King County’s annual growth report shows the Valley population grew by 6,000 since 1980, and will add 8,000 by the turn of the century.

4Culture seeks historic sites for its artistic project roster

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 1:30PM

4Culture is accepting applications through September 12 for historic sites and designated landmarks in King County to be included in the Historic Site(s) Specific roster. Sites on the roster invite inquiries and ideas from King County artists interested in developing a collaborative project proposal.

Hospital future: Discussion time begins for Overlake sale, you can be a part

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 1:30PM

King County Public Hospital District No. 4’s Commissioners are elected by the people, and their role is provide access to good health care in this Valley. For 30 years, they’ve done that through a building, a team and an identity: In short, our own Snoqualmie Valley Hospital. And through good times and bad, through challenges and recessions and expansion plans, a locally run hospital has been a fact of life, a certainty.

Deadline extended for city's vacant arts job

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 1:29PM

The city of Snoqualmie’s Arts Commission has an opening for one new member. Mayor Matt Larson is considering applications for appointment and confirmation by the City Council. The deadline to apply has been extended to August 4. To be considered, the new member must reside within the corporate limits of the city of Snoqualmie.

Alpine Lake expansion takes strong step toward reality

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 11:25AM

Federal legislation expanding the Alpine Lakes Wilderness and designating both the Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers as "Wild and Scenic" has passed a significant milestone. The Alpine Lakes Wilderness Additions and Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers Protection Act (H.R. 361) passed out of the House Natural Resources Committee with a favorable recommendation.

Be safe: National Night Out coming to Snoqualmie Police station

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 5:17PM

The Upper Valley’s second annual National Night Out is 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at the Snoqualmie Police station, 34825 S.E. Douglas St. Residents of Snoqualmie and North Bend are invited to take part. The evening includes a barbecue and activities for families and children, a bouncy house, mechanical bull, airbrush tattoos, and vendors talking about safety awareness and providing information.

Junkyard droids: Youth robot camp comes to Valley Monday

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 5:15PM

Local youth can explore the mysteries of making robots in two Valley Robotics camps starting Monday, June 28. Junk Yard Wars for grades 1 through 4 is 9 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. Junk Yard Wars for grades 4 through 8 is 1 to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Cost is $150.

Property tax bills mailed out for Ridge residents

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 5:14PM

The King County Assessor mailed 2014 property valuations to all residential property owners in Snoqualmie Ridge on July 24. In this area, residential property values generally increased by 23.1 percent but individual property values might vary. The assessor’s office will continue to mail out residential and commercial valuation notices to taxpayers throughout the rest of King County between July and October.

Free ‘Little Hurricane’ concert at Comm. Park

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 5:13PM

Little Hurricane is coming to raise the roof, 6 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at Snoqualmie Community Park. The park is located at 35016 S.E. Ridge St., adjacent to the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA.

Call to Snoqualmie Valley Artists: Magical Moments in the Valley

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 5:00PM

The Snoqualmie Arts Commission is seeking artists of all ages and in all media to submit artwork for its August through October art display rotation, “Magical Moments in the Valley.” The show will be at Snoqualmie City Hall and the Snoqualmie Valley Visitor Information Center. Artists of all ages and in all media are invited to submit artwork.

Grange On The Range: Nursery at Mount Si hosts once-in-a-blue-moon concert

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 4:58PM

North Bend's Nursery at Mount Si hosts Sallal Grange's regular open mic night, Grangestock, 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1. The Grange's outdoor open mic happens only once a year. Enjoy food, beverages and desserts at the Nursery's scenic setting, and support Sallal Grange's many community activities. There is a suggested donation of $5 to $10.

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