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DDES changes tune on Treemont

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:42PM

FALL CITY - In an abrupt about face, King County's Department of Development and Environmental Services (DDES) is recommending that Port Blakely Communities' proposed 194-lot Treemont development near Fall City be scaled down to 47 houses.

Driver faces lengthy sentence

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:42PM

SNOQUALMIE - Debra Acey, the Snoqualmie woman who was behind the wheel of a sport-utility vehicle that smashed into another car while going the wrong way on Interstate 90 last year, may get up to nine years in prison.

City to receive association's budget

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:42PM

UPPER VALLEY - Snoqualmie City Council members and Meadowbrook Farm Preservation Association (MFPA) President Mary Norton both remain confident that no money has ever been "lost" by the local conservancy group.

Issaquah man charged in local rape

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:42PM

NORTH BEND - An Issaquah man has been charged in the rape of a North Bend woman that occurred three weeks ago.
Miguel Angel Heredia-Juarez, 24, was charged with first-degree kidnapping and first-degree rape in an incident reported at about 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, in North Bend.

Wreck on I-90 injures woman

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:42PM

Eastside Fire and Rescue crews were called to this accident at about 2:40 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, after a woman lost control of her car near Interstate 90's milepost 38. She was reportedly traveling west on the interstate before losing control of her Ford Taurus wagon and coming to rest in the eastbound lanes. She was removed from the car, treated for head, neck and arm injuries then transported to Overlake Hospital Medical Center in Bellevue.

Now where did I see that anthill?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:42PM

Hoover, a Tamandua anteater from South America, stands at attention while Opstad Elementary students watch. Hoover and three other animals were featured Friday, March 1, at the school during a presentation by the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium. It was part of the zoo's "ZooM" program, which promotes wildlife conservation and education. The other animals included a bald eagle, a monitor lizard and a kookaburra bird.

All Aboard!

  • Mar 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:42PM

Second documentary about Milwaukee Railroad set to debut

Arts group takes center stage

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

There's a new act in town. The founders of the newly-formed Cascade Performing Arts Council (CPAC) believe that the performing arts are an essential element in building community and quality of life for residents of the Snoqualmie Valley.

An oasis in the desert

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

SNOQUALMIE - City officials are flying south this winter to visit a casino much like the one the Snoqualmie Tribe wants to build near Snoqualmie.

Reality check provides him dream job

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

NORTH BEND - Most reality checks are harsh, but Ron Garrow enjoyed his.

Second time the charm for Treemont development?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

RENTON - Fourteen years after it was first proposed, Port Blakely Communities' Treemont development was back before a hearing examiner in an effort to determine how many houses should be built on its 239 acres near Fall City.

Salish to build 'first-class' center

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Salish Lodge and Spa, known for its luxury and view of Snoqualmie Falls, wants to attract a different kind of guest - one with an expense account and possibly a slide-show presentation or two.

Accident on Reinig Road kills driver

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

SNOQUALMIE - A North Bend man is dead after his truck ran off Southeast Reinig Road in Snoqualmie the night of Wednesday, March 6.

Council agrees to go after code violators

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

NORTH BEND - The latest City Council meeting saw its members continuing to deal with the growing pains of a small city trying to hold on to high development standards and rural character.

As county targets budget, Si View may be fair game

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:41PM

NORTH BEND - Children, with their parents close behind, run wild every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Sno-Valley Indoor Playground at the Si View Community Center.

205 project not sunk, just treading water

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:40PM

SNOQUALMIE - It should have been done by now.

Stirring the melting pot

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:40PM

SNOQUALMIE - In an area not known for having the most ethnically mixed population in the Northwest, the Habitat for Humanity of East King County neighborhood in Snoqualmie has given the Valley a little diversity.

Pay raise for mayor amid growing demands

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:40PM

SNOQUALMIE - Mayor Fuzzy Fletcher starts his days at 3:30 a.m. He replies to residents' e-mails and fires off directions for city staff members. At 5:30 a.m. he leaves for his job at Pacific Tool Inc. in Redmond.

Residents worry about

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:40PM

NORTH BEND - One of the most prevalent questions asked about the proposed Cadman Inc. Grouse Ridge gravel mine on the eastern outskirts of North Bend has been, "Where's the water?"

Firefighting's new faces

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:40PM

Two new firefighters have joined King County Fire Protection District 27 in Fall City. Steve Oltman, left, began working for the fire protection district in February, while Steve Bandy has been on the job a little longer. He started working out of the Fall City fire house last July.

Cell-phone vote on hold

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:40PM

NORTH BEND - The City Council voted at its Tuesday, March 19, meeting to delay a vote on the controversial cellular-phone ordinance pending a council work-study meeting April 30.

Treemont decision now up to examiner

  • Mar 28, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:40PM

FALL CITY - King County Hearing Examiner Stafford Smith should decide within the next few weeks whether he will recommend approval of Port Blakely Communities' plans to build 194 houses on 239 acres near Fall City.

Block-watch programs cast preventative eye on crime

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:39PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - When Lori Riffe saw her husband, Brandon, come back into their house the morning of Feb. 27, she knew something was wrong.

Seeing is believing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:39PM

SNOQUALMIE - Mayor Fuzzy Fletcher would support providing services to the Snoqualmie Tribe's casino if it matched the quality of construction he saw at a casino during a recent trip to Arizona.

North Bend opts out of quasijudicial decisions

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:39PM

NORTH BEND - The City Council passed a resolution at its Tuesday, March 19 meeting that will absolve it from quasijudicial hearings for appeals to decisions made by the city about development issues.

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