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It's not Greek to them

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Valley high school thespians invite audiences on a slightly less-than-epic journey as they perform a condensed version of Homer's Odyssey Feb. 6-9.

Parent group takes aim at Day of Silence

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

A 40-strong group of Valley parents have formed a new coalition, with the aim of ensuring that teachers at Mount Si High School aren't touting their personal agendas in the classroom.

Asbestos forces fire house evacuation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

The discovery of asbestos in North Bend Fire Station 87 on Thursday, Feb. 14 forced rescuers to temporarily relocate to sites where quarters were cramped, but their ability to respond to emergencies wasn't hindered.

No appeals yet for cell tower near Mount Si

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Wireless communication company T-Mobile's plans to construct a new 150-foot tower west of Mount Si in North Bend has some neighbors balking, but none have appealed the permit so far.

Garcia to stay - for now

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

North Bend City Councilman Chris Garcia, who had planned to resign from the Council in late February, told the Valley Record he will stay on for another month or two as the city faces an appeal to new water rights.

Wanted: 600 signatures for park district

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Within just a few minutes of arriving at Fall City's Farmhouse Market, Perry Wilkins had already picked up a handful of signatures on the clipboard in his hand.

Ugandan children give powerful performance

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Arms linked and moving in time, Olivia Nanyonjo, Kiki Nakato and Yvonne Nakandi took center stage during the Matsiko International Children's Choir performance on Thursday, Feb. 14, at Mount Si High School. The group of Ugandan youths wowed crowds of all ages during performances at five Valley schools last week. Funds go to the International Children's Network to help children around the world who need financial help for education.

Secretaries' union settles contract talks with district

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Members of the Snoqualmie Valley Administrative Secretaries Association (SVASA), a union representing more than 30 secretaries in the Snoqualmie Valley School District, voted to approve a three-year contract with the district.

City of Snoqualmie bond rating gets big upgrade

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Members of the Snoqualmie City Council clinked glasses of sparkling cider at a recent meeting to celebrate a big upgrade to the city's bond rating, which could save the city tens of thousands of dollars per year.

Getting in the game

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

It's class time, and students won't focus. Most instructors would lecture the kids and probably get frustrated. Not Gary Schwartz. The North Bend actor and theater teacher comes up with a game to capture and hold their attention.

Helping Hand Food Bank campaign focuses on businesses

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Every week, the Mount Si Helping Hand Food Bank feeds more than 200 families out of its modest 900-square-foot location, next door to North Bend Community Church, at 116 E. Third St. in North Bend.

City OKs $100K for water battle

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

The North Bend City Council unanimously authorized the spending of more than $100,000 of taxpayers' money to fight an appeal against the end of the city's water moratorium.

Inn arson trial set for Mar. 3

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

The trial of a Fall City man accused of burning the Snoqualmie Inn takes place Monday, March 3, in King County Superior Court.

Irish eyes are smiling

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:41PM

Finaghty's Irish Pub and Restaurant opened recently on Snoqualmie Ridge. From left to right are general manger Patrick Rooney, owner Lisa McCord, owner Phil Stafford and owner Adam Krett. They have 12 beers on tap leaning towards the Irish beers such as Guinness. To learn more about Finaghty's, and the eclectic mix of new businesses that surround it in Snoqualmie Ridge Marketplace's newest retail center, pick up a copy of the Record.

New bus route for Valley?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

King County Metro will hold an open house to discuss Interstate 90 transit service from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27 at Fall City Elementary School, 33314 S.E. 42nd St., Fall City.

Hospital cuts 18 jobs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

King County Hospital District No. 4 is cutting 18 jobs, eliminating its surgery department and marketing office.

Parent group forms for new middle school

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

Community members are invited to attend an informational meeting about the proposed PTSA at the new Twin Falls Middle School at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at the school district's administration office boardroom, 8001 Silva Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie.

North Bend pushes to replace fire station

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

Even before the discovery of asbestos forced the evacuation of emergency workers from Fire Station 87 in downtown North Bend this month, city officials were pushing to have the undersized and structurally unsound building replaced.

When trees ruled the Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

Before logging and development forever changed the face of the Valley, old-growth trees nearly 400 feet tall dominated the landscape.

Unicyclists riding high

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

Mount Si sophomore Becky Banning knows she won't get a scholarship or a lucrative contract out of her passion for unicycling, but that doesn't stop her from practicing up to three hours a day, six days a week.

Middle school gets bomb threat

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

Snoqualmie Middle School students and staff were evacuated after the discovery of the message "A bomb will explode at 2pm" in a school bathroom on March 4. The school called 911, and several law enforcement agencies responded with bomb-sniffing dogs.

Pick up next wee's Valley Record for more details

Middle school gets bomb threat

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

Snoqualmie Middle School students and staff were evacuated after the discovery of the message "A bomb will explode at 2pm" in a school bathroom on March 4. The school called 911, and several law enforcement agencies responded with bomb-sniffing dogs.

Pick up next wee's Valley Record for more details

Parents check out school crowding

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

About two dozen parents navigated busy hallways, sat through classes and ate cafeteria food as they discovered what it's like to be a Mount Si student during the high school's third annual parent visit day Feb. 28.

Tollgate takeover?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

The North Bend City Council is considering what to do with the 120 acres of Tollgate Farm that King County will likely hand over to the city.

Principal defends Day of Silence

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:40PM

Despite some parents' and students' objections to the Day of Silence, Mount Si High School Principal Randy Taylor told the Snoqualmie Valley School District board last week that the high school's Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) had begun planning this year's event, scheduled for April 25.

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