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New Snoqualmie firefighters have volunteer experience

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:46PM

SNOQUALMIE - For Robert Laswell and Brian Dillon, working at a hardware store has nothing on their new jobs at the Snoqualmie Department of Public Safety Fire Division's fire station.

Annual fishing derby offers kids a chance to catch the big one

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:46PM

Mount Si Fish and Game Club will again be holding its annual Kid's Trout Derby at the ponds behind the Snoqualmie Department of Public Safety building on Snoqualmie Ridge at 34825 S.E. Douglas St.

Cuts for a cure

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:46PM

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday May 3rd, Bella Vita Salon and Spa in Snoqualmie will donate the proceeds from services rendered to the American Cancer Society. For information, call (425) 888-4888.

Farmers market ready for business

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:46PM

NORTH BEND - Valley residents looking for farm-fresh produce and a variety of flowers don't need to head out to the fields to track down the nearest farmer because those farmers and their goods will be coming to North Bend every Saturday through October 25.

Leaving a legacy of Valley service

  • May 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:46PM

NORTH BEND - Although three years may not seem like a long time, it was plenty of time for Margie Anderson to leave an impact on the Valley.

Queen for a day

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:45PM

Sue Stickney of Woodinville, right, is crowned April 26 at the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge during the annual Children's Services of Sno-Valley (CSSV) fund-raiser "Queen for a Day." Stickney is flanked by Nancy Whitaker, the acting executive director for CSSV. The group had set a goal of $45,000 for the event, but surpassed that number by raising $60,000.

Residents air concerns over halfway house

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:45PM

SNOQUALMIE - Hundreds of concerned Valley residents piled into the auditorium and an overflow room at Mount Si High School May 5 to let state officials know that a sex-offender halfway house proposed for a site near North Bend is not welcome.

City hall revamp plan announced

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:45PM

SNOQUALMIE - One of the most historic buildings in Snoqualmie will be getting a makeover.

Catching the big one

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:45PM

A young angler reels in a lunker May 3 at the Mount Si Fish and Game Club fishing derby. Club officials said 73 kids showed up at the pond behind the Snoqualmie Department of Public Safety - Police Division to try their hand at catching fish. The kids caught 136 fish on that day.

Agreement reached in Bonneville project

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:45PM

NORTH BEND - A proposed plan by the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) to build a 500-kilovolt transmission line between its Kangley substation and the Echo Lake facility near North Bend has been given the thumbs up by the city of Seattle.

Mount Si prom royalty stands apart from peers

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:45PM

SNOQUALMIE - For being the talk of Mount Si High School for one of the most memorable nights of adolescence, Jordan Prior and Mellissa Baldwin are hesitant to talk about themselves.

Dialysis clinic finds home on the Ridge

  • May 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:45PM

SNOQUALMIE - John Derrig knows the helpless feeling and denial the first few months of kidney dialysis treatment can bring.

One for the ages

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

Snoqualmie Mayor R. Fuzzy Fletcher receives a tattoo from Jay Hand of Bellevue's Easy Choppers and Tattoos to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the city of Snoqualmie on May 16. The following day hundreds of residents and on-lookers celebrated the city's anniversary with an all-day festival.

Snoqualmie Tree Farm sale to Hancock closes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

SNOQUALMIE - Hancock Timber Resource Group has finalized its $185-million purchase of the Snoqualmie Tree Farm from Weyerhaeuser Co. and is preparing to hire area workers and reopen the 104,000-acre site to logging and recreational activities.

Drug use among area students decreasing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - A statewide study of drug use by children showed that use among students in the Snoqualmie Valley School District has decreased.

Swift water rescue

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

Volunteer Captain Brian Mattson practices his swift water rescue techniques in the frigid Snoqualmie River earlier this month. Mattson was part of a group of Snoqualmie Department of Public Safety - Fire Division firefighters braving the cold waters.

Hydro races for community service

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

SNOQUALMIE - Mark and Elaine Evans have demonstrated that the fastest thing on the water may also be the most helpful.

Weyerhaeuser Mill closes down

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

Snoqualmie's Weyerhaeuser Mill will officially close this week. Planing and kiln operations shutdown earlier this month. Once the last load of lumber is shipped the mill will close its doors. That shipment is expected sometime this week closing an historic chapter on the city's history.

School bond passing, election official May 30

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

SNOQUALMIE - A $53.5-million school bond put to voters last week by the Snoqualmie Valley School District is barely passing as the last remaining absentee ballots are being counted.

Snoqualmie City Council gets first look at new fire station

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

SNOQUALMIE - The details of a new Snoqualmie fire station planned for construction off Snoqualmie Parkway are starting to take shape.

School bus tire vandals admit guilt, recant story

  • May 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:44PM

SNOQUALMIE - Two Mount Si High School seniors who were caught on school property after hours last month and later confessed to a March incident in which the tires on the district's buses were deflated have recanted their story.

Valley bids farewell to longtime bakery owner

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:43PM

NORTH BEND - George Macris, the longtime Valley bakery owner known for his hard work ethic and commitment to his family, passed away last week after a long illness. He was 70.

Weeklies publisher to seek Renton council spot

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:43PM

KING COUNTY - Denis Law, publisher and vice president of the King County Journal Newspapers' weekly papers will resign this month to pursue other interests, owner Peter Horvitz announced recently.

Harley Brumbaugh to conduct final formal concert

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:43PM

Harley Brumbaugh, who has led the 70-piece Renton City Concert Band since one year after its inception in 1985, will be conducting his final, formal concert with the band on Thursday, June 5.

Public works keeps city moving

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:43PM

NORTH BEND - The city's Public Works Department building is a bit of a misnomer. Nestled among a quiet grove of trees along North Bend Way, elk often frolic through the almost year-old $2.6-million facility.

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