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Surprise storm cuts historic re-enactment short; Sunday events at Meadowbrook Farm canceled

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 4:18PM

Re-enactors from the Washington Civil War Association lost tents, gear and supplies in an unexpected storm Saturday, while camped at Meadowbrook Farm.

Winds cause power outages throughout Eastside

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 2:28PM

A summer storm hit Western Washington Saturday, with winds causing power infrastructure to fail throughout the region.

Nesting instinct

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 12:48PM

Environmental artist Karen White teaches children how to appreciate the beauty and intricacies of nature through the craft of nest weaving.

Main Street festival cancelled due to weather; ceremony still happening

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 12:53PM

Snoqualmie's Main Street Celebration scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 29, has been cancelled in anticipation of rainy weather in the forecast. The street festival will be rescheduled, but the Milestone Recognition Ceremony celebrating the progress of the city's infrastructure improvement project will proceed, starting at 1:30 p.m. tomorrow at Railroad Park.

Chamber to host
 candidate Q&As

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 6:01PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce is presenting a series of candidate forums, starting Friday, Sept. 18. The forums will be opportunities for local candidates for office to answer questions and present their opinions on the many issues that face our communities.

Back-to-school backpacks: 
Churches outfit area children with 
all they need for start of school

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:31AM

Backpacks, school supplies, and brand new shoes were available for pickup last Wednesday at the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank. In collaboration with the King County Library System, local churches, and companies like Costco and Walmart, the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank hosted a day of resources for kids getting ready to go back to school.

Carnation market has new payment options

  • Aug 31, 2015 at 6:00PM

On Tuesday, Sept. 1, the Carnation Farmers Market will launch its new Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program/Electronic Benefit Transfer (SNAP/EBT) program.

North Bend considers big hike in traffic impact fee

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 8:00AM

Home builders and industry representatives voiced strong opposition to the city of North Bend’s proposed increase in its traffic impact fee at the Aug. 18 meeting of the North Bend City Council. The proposed fee of $14,146 represents a tripling of the current fee. The public will have another opportunity to discuss the change at the Sept. 1 meeting.

Getting more students to graduation Snoqualmie Valley District launches school year with goals for improving graduation rate By Joel Aune, Snoqualmie Valley School District Superintendent

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 9:00AM

Next week, we will welcome more than 6,500 students back from the summer break as the 2015-16 school year gets underway. They will be coming back to schools where principals, teachers, and support staff are doing some truly exceptional work to ensure our students enjoy a successful school experience. In fact, the level of student achievement in our schools continues to be on par with the highest performing schools in the entire state.

Pioneers of craft

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 2:38PM

In the Realm of Nature, Bellevue Arts Museum’s latest exhibit on loan from San Diego’s Mingei International Museum, explores the careers of Kay Sekimachi and the late Bob Stocksdale through the decades.

Breathing life into history: Civil War re-enactors stage weekend of 
 battles at Meadowbrook Farm

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:52PM

Some of what visitors to Meadowbrook Farm this weekend will see isn’t going to be real. The guns and cannons won’t be loaded with anything more than black powder. The red-splotched bandages on soldiers will be red only from paint. Men who fall in battle will, at the cessation of hostilities, stand up, dust themselves off, and head back to camp for a meal and to continue their re-enactment of life during the Civil War. Even the name of the event, the Battle of Snoqualmie, isn’t quite true, since neither Snoqualmie nor the state of Washington belonged to the Union during the war.

Saturday festival planned for city celebration

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:50PM

To recognize the work being done downtown, the city of Snoqualmie will host a milestone recognition ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 29, at Railroad Park.

New chef comes to Bar & Grill

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:48PM

The North Bend Bar and Grill has hired a new executive chef, Tom Rhyneer, to replace departing chef Broc Thomson.

Mobile assistance van stops at food bank

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:48PM

Washington’s Department of Social & Health Services mobile office will make a stop at the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank, 122 E. Third St. North Bend.

Out of the Past: City officials race to eat most burgers; New business, Plasti-Lite, locates in North Bend

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:47PM

The following stories happened this week, 25 and 50 years ago, as reported in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. From the Record's archives:

Enjoy Friday at Snoqualmie's Finally Friday art and wine walk

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:45PM

Join the Snoqualmie Arts Commission, the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce and local artists Friday evening for the second Finally Friday Art and Wine Walk in downtown Snoqualmie. The event runs from 6 to 9 p.m., Friday, Aug. 28.

Comcast filming Snoqualmie for 'Neighborhoods' show today

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 12:44PM

Film crews are at work in Snoqualmie today (Thursday, Aug. 27) because the city will be featured in Comcast's monthly "Neighborhoods" show.

Construction challenges delay re-opening of S.R. 203

  • Aug 25, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Aug 26, 2015 at 4:32PM

Difficult site conditions and challenging work have again delayed the opening of State Route 203 in Duvall. The road is now forecast to open at 5 a.m., Friday, Aug. 28, instead of Thursday, or the originally scheduled Tuesday, Aug. 25.

Cultural connections: Snoqualmie Tribe hosts tribal youth at summer camp

  • Aug 25, 2015 at 4:08PM

When Rhonda Neufang was young, her school wouldn’t allow her to go to attend a tribe camp, because her tribe was not recognized. Because of that experience, she started a youth camp that would allow native kids to go regardless of their tribe affiliation.

Blotter | Walking around in white underwear; Motorcyclists misbehaving in Snoqualmie

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 8:00AM

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

Letter | Roundabout is disrespectful

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 8:00AM

I cannot describe my horror at the desecration to the sacred ground at Snoqualmie Falls. Anyone paying attention knows the falls are sacred.

School starts in one week

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 7:00AM

School starts on Wednesday, Sept. 2 for most students in the Snoqualmie Valley School District. Kindergarten classes will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 8. In Riverview, classes start on Sept. 1.

Staying in the game: Sports pros share their stories of struggle at Boeing Classic

  • Aug 25, 2015 at 2:10PM

The TPC Snoqualmie Ridge Golf Course hosted the Boeing Classic last week, bringing professional athletes and fans together again for a week of events and activities, culminating in Sunday’s win by Billy Andrade, with a score of 73, the highest final round score recorded for a Boeing Classic champion.

Letter | Thanks for library support

  • Aug 25, 2015 at 2:04PM

The Friends of the North Bend Library would like to thank our local community for their support of our annual book sale.

Snoqualmie Tribe donates $100,000 to YMCA

  • Aug 20, 2015 at 6:22PM

The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe on Aug. 12 donated $100,000 to the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA, acknowledging a longtime relationship and extending support to a valued member of the Snoqualmie Valley.

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