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Ladder truck will have to wait for casino

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

As the Snoqualmie Tribe's plans to build a casino in Snoqualmie have been delayed, so, too, have plans to purchase a ladder truck needed to protect the building from fire.

Inmates charged in murder of Valley sex offender

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

Two inmates have been charged with first-degree murder for the November beating death of former Snoqualmie resident and fellow prisoner Kevin James Achartz.

Frosty visits the Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

TR, Connor and Chloe Lind build a snowman Dec. 27 in their Snoqualmie Ridge backyard. Have a recent picture you want to share? Sure you do. Just send it along with names of the people in it, where and when it was taken and your name and contact information to editor@valleyrecord.com or bring it to 8124 Falls Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie. We want your photographs of scenic Snoqualmie Valley and the people and places that make it so great. Pictures run on a space-available basis at the editor's discretion. Digital photos should be at least 170 dpi and as large as possible.

Spending the holidays in France

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

In December in France, all the streets are decorated with Christmas lights.

Area boys earn Eagle rank

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

Reaching the Eagle Rank in Boy Scouts is no easy task. Jordan Sypher and Tom Perry of Boy Scout Troop 701 will tell you that.

Under fire

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

Residents of Fire District No. 38 aren't paying an equal share of fire protection costs.

Vote nears on $209 million bond

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

Max Gibbs leaned against his kitchen counter facing Joel Aune, superintendent of Snoqualmie Valley School District, as he listened to Aune discuss various aspects of the school district bond.

Up, up and away

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

North Bend resident Terry Flint recently got hooked on the sport of powered paragliding.

Up, up and away

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

North Bend resident Terry Flint recently got hooked on the sport of powered paragliding.

Moon Si

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

The moon rises over Mount Si in this early January photo by Maren Aberle of North Bend. Have a recent picture you want to share? Sure you do. Just send it along with names of the people in it, where and when it was taken and your name and contact information to editor@valleyrecord.com or bring it to 8124 Falls Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie. We want your photographs of scenic Snoqualmie Valley and the people and places that make it so great. Pictures run on a space-available basis at the editor's discretion. Digital photos should be at least 170 dpi and as large as possible.

School board picks dates for make-up days

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

Eight school days canceled in November and December because of flooding, snow and an extended power outage will be made up in February and June.

Woman reports attempted break-in

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:12PM

Crystal Luquette had just put her two young children to bed in their Snoqualmie Ridge home. Her husband was away on a business trip and she took a long bath to relax before turning in for the night.

Major renovations planned for camp building

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

By March of 2008, Camp Waskowitz will have a new kitchen, dining hall, water system and electrical system. The camp, located on Southeast 150th Street in North Bend, is past due for the renovations since it has been using kitchen appliances that had last been replaced in the 1940s.

Major renovations planned for camp building

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

By March of 2008, Camp Waskowitz will have a new kitchen, dining hall, water system and electrical system. The camp, located on Southeast 150th Street in North Bend, is past due for the renovations since it has been using kitchen appliances that had last been replaced in the 1940s.

Hospital budget includes cost savings

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

In the midst of inflation, rising prices and votes on bonds and levies to increase school and community taxes, there's some good news: The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital's budget expenses are decreasing.

Tribe supports history book

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

Fall City author Jack Kelley, left, accepts a check to help cover printing costs of his book "Jack's History of Fall City" from Snoqualmie Tribe Administrator Matt Mattson at the Tribe's headquarters in Snoqualmie Jan. 3. Tribal historians Merilda Waller, second from left, and Katherine Barker, third from left, read Kelley's compendium of Fall City history to see if it matched the Tribe's historic recollection. It did and the Tribe contributed $3,000 to defray printing expenses. The book has already sold out of two small press runs since it was first published in November. It is available for $60 at the River's Edge gift shop in downtown Fall City.

Fine day for fishing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

Several fishermen line the Snoqualmie River near the mouth of Tokul Creek in hopes of catching a returning steelhead. Several of the anglers commented that it had been slow but higher than normal water and clear cold weather was providing hope that it would improve. This is the time of year when hatchery fish begin returning to the Tokul Creek hatchery, operated by the State Department of Fish and Wildlife.

'Annie' a hit at Cascade View Elementary

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

Cascade View Elementary School students perform a scene from "Annie" in a Jan. 5 show.

Mothers of the world, unite!

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

"The Motherhood Manifesto" - first a book, now a documentary film - is shining the spotlight on issues affecting American families in a steady uprising designed to promote change.

Mothers of the world, unite!

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

"The Motherhood Manifesto" - first a book, now a documentary film - is shining the spotlight on issues affecting American families in a steady uprising designed to promote change.

Area educators go to Washington, D.C.

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

Beryl Griner, a Snoqualmie Valley School District teacher, and her husband Dan Griner, a retired Carnation teacher, recently returned from Washington, D.C., where they attended a pivotal U.S. Supreme Court hearing Jan. 10 that directly affects thousands of Washington teachers.

County adopts flood hazard plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

King County's aging levy system needs major repairs and expensive ongoing maintenance to better protect flood-prone areas. The Metropolitan King County Council unanimously approved the 2006 King County Flood Hazard Management Plan Jan. 16.

Wesley Shayne Adams

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

Joe and Becky Adams of North Bend welcomed their third child, Wesley Shayne Adams, into the world Dec. 30.

Few hurt in multi-vehicle I-90 wrecks

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

A series of chain reaction crashes involving five semi-trucks, numerous cars and a state trooper's vehicle shut down Interstate-90 last week near North Bend. The sliding and crashes began around 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16.
Only minor injuries were reported but westbound lanes of the highway were closed for hours between mileposts 34 and 40, backing up traffic for more than three miles as crews removed the spun-out vehicles.

Schools making up lost time

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:11PM

Russell Neis, father of two Cascade View Elementary School students, already has paid for the family vacation airline tickets and hotel. Unfortunately, he planned the much-needed getaway during the Snoqualmie Valley School District's midwinter break in February. The district's board of directors canceled the break to make up days lost to winter storms and the December power outage.

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