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Snoqualmie City Council revisits options for community center

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie community center project, which failed to gain voter-approved funding in 2002, could be making a comeback.

Swedish and Overlake look to open Issaquah hospitals

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

ISSAQUAH - As water dripped from the corners of a rain-soaked tent last week, Swedish Medical Center Vice President Kevin Brown officially unveiled the group's plans to build a free-standing emergency room in a business park near Lake Sammamish State Park.

Police bust car thieves

  • Sep 23, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

Snoqualmie Police Department officer Paul Graham looks through a bag keys found in a stolen truck that Snoqualmie officer Jason Weiss pulled over in the early-morning hours of Sept. 15. Officers said many of the keys were likely taken from lost-and-found boxes at local stores. Since the keys are usually labeled with the make of vehicle, thieves often will cruise the parking lot trying different cars and trucks until a key works. Weiss pulled over two stolen vehicles in the Snoqualmie Ridge neighborhood that day, both within hours of each other. Two suspects were caught in the first incident while one of two was caught in the second.

Public will have input on new school name and superintendent selection

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:41AM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors took steps last week to get public input on two major decisions the district will be making in the near future.

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital continues steady growth

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:41AM

SNOQUALMIE - As the drive for medical services on the Eastside begins to take shape, the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital is enjoying its position in the Valley.

Did you know?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:41AM

Each week the Valley Record unravels a mystery.

King County rural library bond passing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:41AM

KING COUNTY - It's time to revamp King County libraries.
That was the message sent by voters on Sept. 14 when they appear to have approved a $172-million bond that will be used to update existing facilities and build several new libraries, including locations in Snoqualmie and Fall City.

Public invited to 205 open house

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:41AM

Flood season is almost here and yet the Snoqualmie community can rest a little easier this fall now that work is essentially complete on a multi-million dollar river-widening project to reduce the threat of devastating floodwaters. The project team - the city of Snoqualmie, King County and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - is inviting community members to join in celebrating completion of the Snoqualmie 205 Flood Reduction Project at 2 p.m. on Sept. 29, at the Salish Lodge and Spa.

Slow down Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:41AM

Two new traffic signals installed earlier this month near the entrance of Snoqualmie Middle School will ask drivers to slow down to 20 mph. The solar-powered signs will be blinking between the hours of 6:30-9:30 a.m. and 1:30-4:30 p.m. when school traffic is the heaviest. The signals were paid for with a $15,000 grant from the Washington State Traffic Safety Commission that also paid for additional signage in the area and a repainting of traffic lines on State Route 202 near the school's entrance.
Those caught speeding in the school zone will be charged a minimum of $177.

New city administrator has eye for details

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:41AM

SNOQUALMIE - Bob Larson's upcoming schedule may not sound like a lot of fun, but he is looking forward to it.

Revised CAO set to go before County Council

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

SEATTLE - Restrictions on the amount of land that owners of small and mid-sized rural properties could clear would be eased if amendments to the update of the county's controversial Critical Areas Ordinance are approved.

Benefits expected for residents with 205 project

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

SNOQUALMIE - As Snoqualmie public officials cut the ribbon on the 205 Project this week, many downtown residents will be breathing a sigh of relief.

Benefits planned for Tanner Jeans memorial fund

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

Residents of Snoqualmie Ridge have organized two very special events this October at the Snoqualmie Ridge TPC Golf Club to raise support for the Tanner Jeans Memorial Fund.

Valley Record staff earns WNPA honors

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

SNOQUALMIE - Three members of the Snoqualmie Valley Record staff were honored earlier this month at the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association's Better Newspaper Contest awards ceremony at the group's annual conference held in Silverdale.

Mamma's Hands shelter opens second House of Hope

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - At first glance, the new 4,400-square-foot shelter for abused and homeless women and their children located deep in the woods that opened last weekend in the Snoqualmie Valley looks like a resort.

Now that's a pumpkin

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

Jerri and Julie Johnson, with grandchildren Brittney and Danyal, pose with their 825-pound pumpkin. The Johnsons are holding an open house from 11 p.m.-noon on Oct. 1 for those who'd like to see the pumpkin. The open house will be held at 38000 S.E. 88th Street in Snoqualmie.

North Bend takes proactive step to boost local economy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

NORTH BEND - The city of North Bend, with the help of seven dedicated volunteers, has taken its first big step in proceeding with a more active role in helping to shape the economic development of the city.

Did you know?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

Rattlesnakes at the lake?

King County rural library bond OK'd

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

KING COUNTY - Certified election returns, released last week, showed voters approved a $172-million King County Library System bond that will be used to update existing facilities and build several new libraries, including locations in Snoqualmie and Fall City.

Park project begins

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

(Left to right) Rahmi Kutsal, Kim Feree, Heather Geigert, Charlotte Jacobs, Leanne Kuhlman and Al Frank officially break ground at Gateway Park in Snoqualmie, a project being spearheaded by the Snoqualmie Valley Rotary. The groups involved in the project include: Rotary, Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce, the Northwest Railway Museum, Venturing Crew, city of Snoqualmie and ESM Construction Engineers.

Proposed county CAO rules worry county fire officials

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

KING COUNTY - The county's top fire officials say proposed rules limiting clearing on rural land are confusing and might lead to more wildfires.

Curt's Hairstyling moves to North Bend

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

SNOQUALMIE - After 44 years of offering the Valley a trusted place to come for great conversation and even better haircare, Curt's Hairstyling Salon recently closed its doors in Snoqualmie.

All aboard

  • Sep 30, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:40AM

On Sept. 25, the first-ever dinner train, catered by La Cuscina Restaurant of the Snoqualmie Inn, served up a three-course meal on the Northwest Railway train departing from Snoqualmie Depot. The train traveled to the Falls while attendees feasted on a buffet of succulent dishes. The evening was sold out, with 120 diners plus crew and staff. It was the first fund raiser for the new Rotary park to be located at the intersection of Highway 202 and Snoqualmie Parkway.

Snoqualmie celebrates 205 project

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:39AM

SNOQUALMIE - Presents come wrapped with bows and Snoqualmie got to cut a big bow last week.

Election's reach extends into area churches

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:39AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - In the Christian church, there may be one Lord and one savior, but there is more than one political opinion.

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