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Food bank seeks a client services specialist 

  • Feb 16, 2016 at 2:54PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank is hiring a part-time client services specialist to start immediately. This person will assist the food bank director in the administration of the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank client intake system.

Two arrested in Feb. 14 burglary in Snoqualmie

  • Feb 16, 2016 at 2:52PM

A Snoqualmie man got into a physical confrontation with an intruder in his home, in the 6800 block of S.E. Gove St., on Valentine’s Day. It was not a pleasant surprise for the resident, who said he was awakened by a sound and went downstairs to find an unknown man, with what looked like a gun, in his living room.

Woodinville's Avennia a rising star | Great Northwest Wine

  • Feb 16, 2016 at 11:18AM

Since 2010, Avennia has gained a reputation as one of Washington's most exciting young wineries, and owners Marty Taucher and Chris Peterson continue to raise Avennia's quality and reputation.

King County Fire Districts 10, 38 seek voter approval for regional fire authority

  • Feb 15, 2016 at 10:14AM

“People want to protect emergency service levels long-term, and combining our two fire districts is the way to do that,” said fire authority planning chair Mike Mitchell, who also serves on the board of fire commissioners for Fire District 10.

Relive Barbra Streisand's early career in 'For Pete's Sake' at Issaquah's Second Saturday Film Series

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 4:59PM

The film stars a young Barbra Streisand as a Brooklyn housewife who tries to bolster her husband's income as a cabbie by investing with money borrowed from a loan shark.

Grasping for real solutions to drugs, sex and sadness | Eastside Youth Forum examines problems of youth in affluent Sammamish

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 11:45AM

“This is a savvy audience,” Angie Ward of the Traffic Safety Commission said. “You really have to respect and not talk down to this population.”

Pass re-opened; vehicle fire closed eastbound I-90 at MP 34; pass expected to re-open by 6 p.m.

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 3:00PM updated at 5:48PM

A vehicle fire in the at milepost 42 of Interstate-90 has closed the eastbound lanes of the highway. The closEastbound lanes of Interstate-90, closed at 3:45 p.m. for a vehicle fire, have re-opened. Eastbound lanes of Interstate-90, closed at 3:45 p.m. for a vehicle fire, have re-opened.

Sammamish exhibit 'Vanishing Points' inspired by WWII campaign over 'The Hump'

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 10:00AM updated Feb 11, 2016 at 3:47PM

Fels, an artist based out of North Bend, learned about his father’s part in the resupply campaign over the Himalayas in 2008, while working in Southern India.

Make a home for mason bees 

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:48AM

Snoqualmie Valley Master Gardeners and the North Bend Library are sponsoring a class on mason bees,10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 13 at the library.

Contractor fined for construction runoff on Snoqualmie Pass 

  • Feb 15, 2016 at 9:00AM

A Renton company doing construction near Snoqualmie Pass has been fined $18,000 for failing to properly manage storm- and wastewater generated at the large-scale construction site on the Interstate 90 corridor between the town of Easton and the summit.

Dream becomes reality as new collective art gallery opens in downtown Snoqualmie

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 9:00AM

It was a matter of time before Snoqualmie, a town surrounded by natural beauty, rich history, and a booming community added art to its downtown experience. Despite the economic challenges of the last eight years, two organizations have consistently worked to advance arts in the Valley, the Snoqualmie Arts Commission and the Mount Si Artist Guild.

Overdue honors for Record writers: Past and present staff earned awards from peer judges

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 9:00AM

We are now squarely in awards season, which is lucky for me, because I missed a fairly big story last fall, and it’s finally almost timely again.

Letter | Utility rates in Snoqualmie are out of control

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 8:00AM

A single person in the city of Snoqualmie pays roughly $120 per month, which over 12 months is $1,440 per year for their water bills. Someone making minimum wage and working 40 hours a week (with some overtime) makes roughly $15,000 after taxes per year.

Community Network initiates mental health focus group

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:57AM

The Snoqualmie Valley Community Network partnered with King County Jan. 22 to host a focus group on services for mental illness and drug abuse in the Valley.

Blotter | Two-foot ball of foil turns out to be empty; Firefighters assist overdose victim

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:54AM

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

Burglaries, domestic violence are down, misdemeanor drug arrests up in second year of North Bend police contract 

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:51AM

The Snoqualmie Police Department is approaching the end of its second year providing services to the city of North Bend, Police Chief Steve McCulley reported to the North Bend City Council Feb. 2.

Letter | Rep. Rodne doesn’t represent the 5th District

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:50AM

State Representative Jay Rodne has done a terrible job of representing the citizens of the 5th Legislative District. He pinned a target on Muslims and then said “arm yourselves.”

North Bend council tries to balance density, affordable homes and open spaces

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:49AM

North Bend’s City Council debated on density, affordable and cottage housing, and what citizens really want from city zoning at it’s Feb. 2 meeting. The end results of the discussion were an interim, or emergency, change to the city’s newest development zone and plans to further consider residential development in an employment park zone, and design standards for cottage housing.

Youth Soccer Association holding tryouts

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:48AM

Snoqualmie Valley Youth Soccer Association will hold tryouts for Cascade FC on Tuesday, Feb. 23 and Thursday, Feb. 25. High school-aged boys born in 1998 through 2001 are welcome to try out.

Suspect sought in Tuesday Dairy Freeze burglary

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:32AM

Snoqualmie Police are continuing their search for an armed suspect seen breaking into Scott’s Dairy Freeze in North Bend at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9.

Lake Washington Institute of Technology sells Duvall land to Riverview School District

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 7:00AM updated at 9:52AM

The Riverview School District has purchased 10 acres of property, formerly owned by Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech), in Duvall, Wash. The sale has been unanimously approved by the LWTech Board of Trustees and the Riverview School District Board of Directors.

Growing up the Valley: Seed exchange’s new Duvall location attracts new crowd

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 4:27PM

A new location brought a new crowd to this year’s Snoqualmie Valley Seed Exchange, but the event’s essentials, gardeners swapping seeds and advice was unchanged. Volunteers like Melody Granillo were stationed throughout the Cedarcrest High School commons Saturday to answer questions about various seeds, but the guests were also exchanging tips between themselves.

Out of the Past: Cell service is here and now in the Valley; North Bend officials reassure public that developers aren’t planning city growth

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 4:14PM

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

Letter | Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank celebrates 2015 highlights

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 4:07PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank continues to flourish with outstanding support from our community. We lead the effort to feed, educate and advocate to end hunger in the Snoqualmie Valley.

Eastside firefighters taking part in ‘Climb for a Cure’ 

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 4:06PM

Starting Saturday, Feb. 6, and continuing for two more weekends, Eastside Firefighters will team up with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in their annual “Climb for a Cure” campaign. Firefighters will be raising funds, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Issaquah Fred Meyer, Feb. 13 at the Sammamish Safeway and Feb. 20 at the Gilman Boulevard Safeway, in preparation for the Climb for a Cure taking place March 6 at Columbia Center.

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