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Statewide crime report for 2002 released on the Internet

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:19PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - According to the latest crime report regarding statewide statistics, overall arrests are down while recovered stolen property was on the rise.

Jazz great Greta Matassa to sing in Snoqualmie at Arts Live event

  • Jan 15, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:19PM

Greta Matassa, a unique voice on the Northwest jazz scene, is headlining the next Snoqualmie Valley Arts Live concert with her instrumental trio on Sunday, Jan. 25. Curtain time is 4 p.m. in the Mount Si High School Theater, 8651 Meadowbrook Way S.E., Snoqualmie.

MacNichols takes long- awaited oath of office

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

SNOQUALMIE - Jeff MacNichols has waited a long time for this week.
At the Jan. 12 meeting of the Snoqualmie City Council, he was one of two new Snoqualmie City Councilman sworn in.

Hearing takes office

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

North Bend Mayor Ken Hearing was all smiles last week. Hearing takes his seat among the five North Bend City Council members.

Future of campus cop to be discussed

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

SNOQUALMIE - Unless the Snoqualmie Valley School District can assist with some of the costs associated with its school resource officer, the position will likely be cut.

A winter walk

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

Robyn Kolke and James Kolke, 3, try to stay dry during a walk in North Bend last week. In a welcomed change for many, warmer weather brought rain instead of snow to the Valley.

District 38 officials consider cuts

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

NORTH BEND - Firefighter positions have yet to be cut, but a medic services contract has as King County Fire District 38 commissioners attempt to trim expenses following the failure to pass a levy lid increase last November that leaves the group looking at a $170,000 shortfall.

Snoqualmie Tribe's food bank faces uncertain future

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

CARNATION - Snoqualmie Tribe Vice Chair Mary Ann Hinzman said her mother had a food bank before anyone even thought of it.

Short looks to add a business mind to City Council

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

SNOQUALMIE - Nate Short has been all around the world handling business decisions for a multimillion-dollar company.

Mount SI Trail to receive a facelift

  • Jan 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:18PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - The popular Mount Si Trail will receive a 75-day makeover beginning this week.

North Bend has commission vacancies

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

NORTH BEND - Residents who want to make a difference in city government, but who don't feel like hitting the campaign trail, have ample opportunities to get involved as numerous open commission seats are waiting to be filled in North Bend.

Area trails avoid damage in storm

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - As seven King County maintenance crews busily cleared collapsed trees from hiking trails in Maple Valley and Issaquah, Snoqualmie's and North Bend's major hiking destinations were reported clear despite heavy snow and winds during a rough five-week span.

Best of Snoqualmie Valley coming next week

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

Here is your chance to tell the Valley who you think is the best. Ballots will be available online here, in the newspaper, Snoqualmie Valley Living or at various business locations around the Valley. Vote for the best to be entered into a drawing for a couples package at the Salish Lodge and Spa

Progress slow in Ridge's Phase II deliberations

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

SNOQUALMIE - Whether or not Quadrant Corp. will have a role in monitoring wetlands at the Snoqualmie Ridge Phase II development (SRII) was the topic of discussion last week at a special meeting of the Snoqualmie City Council.

Council member questions process

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

NORTH BEND - In just the second City Council meeting of the year, a seemingly innocuous appointment to a new liaison position had at least one member raising concerns that a closed-door decision was circumventing policy and leaving residents out of a process that is supposed to be public.

Stunning sunrise

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

Mount Si looms over the Mill Pond at sunrise last week. Although the days appear to be getting longer, it's hard to tell with the clouds and rain that has settled over the Valley.

Bus driver placed on paid leave after accident

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie Valley School District placed one of its bus drivers on administrative leave after an investigation revealed that a non-injury accident in December involving the driver could have been avoided.

Who's the best? You can decide

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

Each of us is the "best" at something. Now is your chance to tell the whole Valley who you think is the best.

County Council appoints Rodne to Olympia

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

SNOQUALMIE - Just about everything in Snoqualmie resident Jay Rodne's life changed last week after a vote by the Metropolitan King County Council.

Daily issues surface in young artist's work

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:17PM

SNOQUALMIE - If an issue or subject comes along that Amanda Ryan feels passionately about, you're more than likely to find it featured in a concise, focused cartoon.

Tollgate comment period opens

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:16PM

NORTH BEND - The city will spend the next three weeks accepting input on two proposals for the 52-acre Tollgate Farm central meadow area.

Kirby fund raiser

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:16PM

Snoqualmie native Jeremy Kirby, who appeared in the Animal Planet reality show "King of the Jungle," was in town last week garnering support for a trip he is taking to Borneo this May to help save the Sumatran rhinoceros.
Kirby will be raising money in the coming months to cover the expenses of his trip. Those wanting to help Kirby out can send a check in care of his parents Dick and Kris Kirby at P.O. Box 1046, Snoqualmie, WA 98065. Checks may be made out to Jeremy Kirby or to SOS Rhino.
Visit www.sosrhino.org for more information or e-mail Kirby at jkirby@zooatlanta.com.

5th District Democratic Presidential Caucus

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:16PM

When: Saturday, Feb. 7
Time: Sign-in starting at 9:30 a.m., event to run from 10 a.m. to noon.
Where: Snoqualmie Middle School, 9200 Railroad Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie
Criteria: Registered Democratic voters are invited to attend. Those not registered already and those who will be 18 by the Nov. 2 election can register at the event and participate.

Democrats prepare for caucus

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:16PM

SNOQUALMIE - While the past weeks' caucuses and primaries have whittled down an extensive field of candidates, Washington still has a chance to shape the future of the Democratic nomination for president.

Fletcher accredited

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:16PM

Snoqualmie Mayor R. Fuzzy Fletcher recently received municipal accreditation from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC). Fletcher completed more than 30 hours of classroom credits to earn the Certified Municipal Leadership accreditation from AWC. More than 1,000 mayors and city council members in Washington are enrolled in AWC's certification program.
To earn accreditation, city officials attend a variety of public policy courses, including sessions on budgeting, land-use planning, personnel and advanced leadership skills. The courses help mayors and council members master the essentials of municipal service and improve their ability to work with council colleagues, the public and city staff.

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