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Prank delays start of school district wide

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie Valley School District is searching for students it suspects are responsible for letting the air out of the tires on a majority of the district's buses last week.

Annexation ruling to set statewide precedent

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

SNOQUALMIE - A monumental legal decision that could change the way municipalities annex land in Washington will place Snoqualmie City Attorney Pat Anderson in a superhero-type role next week.

Students rally to send soldiers a piece of home

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

SNOQUALMIE - A box of Girl Scouts cookies is often just a predinner diversion or a delicious indulgence for most people, but for a soldier fighting in a far-off land, it is a reminder of home.

Bill could pave way for city's water solution

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

NORTH BEND - A legislative bill that could make it easier for a city surrounded by water to actually tap into those resources was overwhelmingly approved by the state House of Representatives last week.

Evergreen Forest Trust legislation approved

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

Legislation that would have allowed a conservation group to purchase the Weyerhaeuser Co.'s vast Snoqualmie Tree Farm was approved last week by the U.S. House of Representatives.

Snoqualmie Tribe moves to acquire parks

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - The Snoqualmie Tribe may be taking over some King County parks in the Snoqualmie Valley as part of the county's efforts to reduce costs.

Berm case heads to King County Superior Court

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie City Council unanimously voted to appeal a recent ruling by a King County hearing examiner to King County Superior Court.

Special delivery

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

Two U.S. Postal Service employees examine the damage caused when a woman, believing her car was in reverse, accidentally drove into the Carnation Post Office on the morning of March 21. Nobody was injured in the accident.

Straight to the top for Snoqualmie firefighters

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

SNOQUALMIE - When Snoqualmie firefighter Tanner Friebel reached the 20th floor of the Bank of America Tower in Seattle last Sunday, he knew he should have listened to those who had gone before him.

Valley duo ready to blast cancer

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Sharon Larson and Sharon Posey are likely among the nicest people you'll ever meet. Polite and courteous, the two longtime friends don't look like they have a destructive bone in their bodies.

Picture from the past

  • Mar 27, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:51PM

Just like the city of Snoqualmie, the Ford Motor Co. is celebrating its centennial this year. The Valley's local Ford agency, located where the Eagles' building is today, was owned by Elmer Sorenson and touted as the oldest Ford dealership in King County. The Valley turned out on Oct. 10, 1931, when the 20,000,000th Ford, a Model A Fordor, drove through town on a transcontinental tour. This same Ford was driven though New York by Eleanor Roosevelt, was inducted into the Sioux Tribe and movie actor Douglas Fairbanks drove it in Los Angeles' 150th anniversary parade. Note: the Snoqualmie Methodist Episcopal Church (now Snoqualmie United Methodist Church) is in the background. This photograph was taken from just across Railroad Avenue from the Ford dealership.

Mount Si grad making waves with camera

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

ISSAQUAH - Mount Si High School football fans may recognize the name Brian Woodwick. The class of '77 graduate was a 4-year letterman who broke a school record for the longest run from scrimmage.

Mayor Simpson deems D.C. trip a success

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

NORTH BEND - Mayor Joan Simpson may be serving the final months of her tenure, but she's definitely not suffering from short-timers' syndrome.

Taking outdoor sports inside

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

Shawn Lorenz takes flight at the indoor skate and bike ramp at Cyclepath Bike and Board in downtown North Bend. The ramp is especially popular when Valley weather won't allow for outdoor riding or skating.

Si View opening closer to reality

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

NORTH BEND - Metropolitan Park District commissioners have cleared their first hurdle in the re-opening process of the Si View Community Center and are hoping that residents will be able to utilize at least part of the facility by late spring.

Valley military families react to first week of war

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - It may be hard to tell the immediate effects of the war in Iraq on the Snoqualmie Valley.

Centennial bricks up for sale

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

SNOQUALMIE - The names of Snoqualmie's residents can now be written in stone.

Man arrested in Fall City child molestation case

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

FALL CITY - A man was arrested last week in North Bend after a family he had been staying with in Fall City evicted him and reported him to police for molesting two children.

Play Ball

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

Youngsters recite the Little League Pledge as part of opening day festivities March 29 at Torguson Park in North Bend for the Snoqualmie Valley Little League Association. Resident Bill Broekhof and player Alex Rendelmen threw out the ceremonial first pitches.

Valley man killed in house fire

  • Apr 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

NORTH BEND - A North Bend man is dead after his trailer was engulfed in flames the afternoon of April 4.

Music legend Rusty Draper dies

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - Farrell "Rusty" Draper and his wife Fay moved to North Bend for many of the same reasons their neighbors did.

North Bend to revoke county police contract

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - Minutes before the state announced that a site near North Bend is officially on the list of contenders for a sex-offender halfway house, city officials delivered a letter to King County Executive Ron Sims giving notice that they plan to revoke a nearly $1-million contract for police services with the county.

Cook announces candidacy for North Bend City Council

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - The man who headed up a petition drive that lead the City Council to drop a controversial cell-phone ordinance has announced he'll seek the position currently held by the man who proposed that potential law.

Sheriff answers questions about sex-offender facility

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - The King County Sheriff's Office currently does not have adequate funding or manpower to ensure that a transitional house for sex-offenders would be secure.

Railway museum hearing delayed

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

SNOQUALMIE - A hearing regarding the Northwest Railway Museum's efforts to build a Conservation and Restoration Center (CRC) was postponed last week.

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