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Kiwanis donation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:57AM

Kiwanis member Dave Bendt, left, hands a $500 check to Boy Scout troop No. 466 troopmaster Sheldon Lynne. Snoqualmie Valley Kiwanis is the sponsoring organization for the troop that currently has 48 scouts and has several outings planned for this summer including a 50-mile trek and 20-mile trek into the Alpine Lakes Wilderness area.

Safe at home

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:57AM

During a T-ball game at the Si View Community Center fields, Bailey Wyrsch, 4, tags home plate and give his coach, who happens to be his father, Josh Wyrsch, a high-five.

Fire season begins with safety program

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:57AM

NORTH BEND - The summer months are expected to be dry, and while that might bode well for sun lovers, the lack of rain greatly increases the chances of fire.

Proposed county ordinance already drawing disdain

  • Jun 3, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:57AM

Editor's note: The Critical Areas Ordinance is an in-depth, constantly changing plan. This series is not intended to flush out every nuance of the plan, but rather present Valley residents with an overview of the points that will most likely affect them directly. To view a copy of the plan, please visit www.metrokc.gov.

Wild for the Wildcats

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:56AM

A group of fans rally behind the Mount Si High School girls' softball team at the state tournament in Tacoma last week. Despite a rocky mid-season stretch, the Wildcats fell just one run short of a state title in 2004. For a full recap of the action, please see Sports.

Meadowbrook Farm to help host Discovery Days festival

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:56AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Anyone who has spent a lot of time at the Meadowbrook Farm would agree that it is a secret gem of the Snoqualmie Valley.

Thanks for the ride

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:56AM

Julia Cunnington, 5, pets a horse she rode at Kid's Day America '04. Horse riding was just one of the many activities at the children's health, safety and environmental awareness day event hosted last month by Agape Chiropractic Healing Center.

Power substation to reduce area outages

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:56AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - A new Puget Sound Energy (PSE) substation on Novelty Hill is expected to reduce the frequency and duration of certain power outages for the company's 10,500 customers in Snoqualmie Valley by 50 percent.

Farmers market readies for busy summer

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:56AM

NORTH BEND - One of the first signs of summer is set to open again this month in North Bend.
Organizers of the North Bend Farmers Market are planning for another summer of produce and crafts, all grown or made in Washington.

Property owners discuss Critical Areas Ordinance

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:56AM

Editor's note: The Critical Areas Ordinance is an in-depth, constantly changing plan. This series is not intended to flush out every nuance of the plan, but rather present Valley residents with an overview of the points that will most likely affect them directly. To view a copy of the plan, please visit www.metrokc.gov.

Fire in Fall City destroys barn

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:56AM

FALL CITY - A barn in Fall City was damaged after a fire ripped through it on June 1.

Resident pushes for changes on SR 203

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Years ago, lifelong Valley resident Jackie Perrigoue would hear the sirens on State Route 203 and be grateful that her family was not traveling the dangerous stretch of road.
"I'd look at my kids and I'd think, 'thank God they're not old enough to drive yet,'" said Perrigoue.

Valley Record awards $5,000 in community grants

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - The Snoqualmie Valley Record Charitable Fund awarded $5,000 to local organizations in 2004. The fund is part of the H.R.H. Family Foundation.

WWII veterans honored

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

On May 29, about 200 people enjoyed a ceremony to recognize and honor all our local World War II Veterans. It was held at Mount Si High School Auditorium, with King 5 Evening News co-anchor Dennis Bounds as master of ceremonies. Commander Jim Broe of the 11th District American Legion was guest speaker. Monty Wright of the Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church and Roy Peacock of the Preston Baptist, Katherine Kerr, President American Legion Auxiliary No. 79 and Diane Moody, President American Legion Auxiliary No. 199 also participated. Harley Brumbaugh provided '40s era music prior to ceremony. Cookies and coffee were provided by Operation Thank a GI and the Ladies Guild from Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. Mayors Ken Hearing and Fuzzy Fletcher and Carnation Councilwoman Laurie Clinton praised the veterans and all that they did in service to their country.
The about 70 Veterans that attended were each given certificates praising them for their sacrifices and services during World War II.
Attendees were able to enjoy wonderful 40's era displays (pictured) which included The Sage, Veteran's photos, Snoqualmie Valley Record WWII articles, '40s sheet music, flag etiquette, poppies, Blue Star Service Banners, and much more; which were donated for the event by the Snoqualmie Valley Museum and Historical Society, Carnation/Duvall Historical Society, as well as several individuals.

Dress rehearsal

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

Colin Alexander, playing the part of Nathan Detroit, and Madie Vierling-Coulter, playing the part of Adelaide, woo the crowd during Chief Kanim Middle School's presentation of the Broadway play "Guys and Dolls." There were four packed performances held last week. Julie Dance directed the cast of more than 50 students.

Rain doesn't dampen Relay for Life spirits

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

SNOQUALMIE - They came from all walks of life with the same goal in mind: help find a cure for cancer.

Today's coffee is on me

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

SNOQUALMIE - During his freshman year at Mount Si High School, Clinton Van Buskirk decided he'd head over to the coffee cart and inquire about something to drink. Van Buskirk, who doesn't like coffee, settled on hot chocolate at the suggestion of barista Gloria Danielson.

Domestic violence group takes aim at involving men

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - In a world where it appears many men have struggled to find their voice in preventing domestic violence, a group of Puget Sound residents will spend Father's Day launching a new Web site aimed at spreading the word that males play a pivotal role in curbing a growing epidemic.

City admin decision could come this week

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

SNOQUALMIE - The city of Snoqualmie hopes to announce a decision soon regarding a new city administrator.

Class dismissed

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:55AM

Mount Si High School seniors celebrate June 11 at the 2004 commencement ceremony. The class of 2004 was the largest in Mount Si history with 278 students.

North Bend offers free yardwaste program

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:54AM

NORTH BEND - The city of North Bend is offering a free yardwaste program for its North Bend utility customers.

Drowning death could be suicide

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:54AM

SNOQUALMIE PASS - The June 4 apparent drowning death of a 28-year old Wenatchee woman could be suicide.

Visitor center opens

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:54AM

Ed Stow stands ready in the new Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce's Visitor Center in North Bend. The new center, located at the intersection of Bendigo Way and Park Street, was finished in May. Stow has worked in the center for the past 18 years. During peak tourist times, usually weekends and in the summer, Stow said an average of 100 people or more stop in to ask for recommendations about what to do and where to go in the Valley.

Meadowbrook celebration

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:54AM

(From left) Snoqualmie Mayor Fuzzy Fletcher, former North Bend Mayor Joan Simpson and North Bend Mayor Ken Hearing cut the ribbon at the Meadowbrook Farm Interpretive Center on June 12. The event was part of Mountains to Sound Greenway's Discovery Days festival.

Teaching duo set eyes on retirement

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:54AM

SNOQUALMIE - The old adage of, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it" could apply to Dick and Kris Kirby.

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