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Man convicted in North Bend body dumping

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:35PM

TACOMA - The husband of a woman who was found dead and her body stuffed in a large recycling container in North Bend last fall has been found guilty of murder.

City unveils Tanner Trail project

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:35PM

NORTH BEND - The city's Tanner Trail project might not have been an exercise in expediency, but the final product was worth the wait.

Almost ready

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:35PM

The Snoqualmie Department of Public Safety- Fire Division is eagerly awaiting the arrival of its new fire engine. Snoqualmie Fire Chief Bob Rowe recently traveled to the Casper, Wyo. plant of American LaFrance to do a mid-build review of the city's new engine. The Eagle Series pumper holds 500 gallons of water and features a new Compressed Air Foam (CAF) system, the first of this new style on the Eastside. The city expects delivery of the engine by early September.

Student creates a summer job for charity

  • Aug 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:35PM

SNOQUALMIE - Like many students who came home for the summer from school, Jesse Perrell was dogged when it came to finding work.
"I was competing for the same jobs as people with kids," he said. "I can't do that."

City takes $123,000 chance for water rights

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:34PM

NORTH BEND - The City Council has approved funding for the first portion of a plan that could bring new water rights to the area and help lift a four-year construction moratorium that has severely impacted North Bend's finances.

Snoqualmie Ridge retail a year later

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:34PM

SNOQUALMIE - Ever since Bibo Coffee opened its doors last August, owner Brandon Kuvara has never regretted any cup he has poured from his shop's location on the corner of Center Boulevard and Mayrand Lane.

Mount Si graduate writes track team's splendid history

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:34PM

SNOQUALMIE - When Howie Adcox sees the new track installed at Mount Si High School in the coming years, he will know just how far the track team has come.

City Council mulls future changes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:34PM

SNOQUALMIE - The make up of the city of Snoqualmie's government could look different in less than a year and even more different in a couple of years.

Respected volunteer hangs up bunker gear

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:34PM

NORTH BEND - Mary Prentice was driving home one evening to her Wilderness Rim home in April of 1987 when she noticed a sign on the local fire station seeking volunteer firefighters.

Signs help restore piece of city's past

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:34PM

FALL CITY - When Jack Kelley takes a walk through the historical neighborhoods of Fall City, he knows the story behind a lot of streets and homes.

Carnation fire threatened 200 homes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:34PM

CARNATION - Fireworks are to blame for a fast-moving brush fire that threatened more than 200 homes and burned almost 30 acres last week in the Lower Valley.

Mount Si Senior Center plans assisted living facility

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Mount Si Senior Center in North Bend is always thinking about the future; the future of people's lives and the care needed to get them through their senior years.

Public appears content with police contract

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

NORTH BEND - Residents waiting for the next move in the ongoing police services contract issue will have to wait until next month when the City Council decides, if at all, it will instruct staff to explore another public safety option.

Fire district proposes levy increase

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

NORTH BEND - In an effort to maintain the current level of service and ensure that Fire District 38 has the proper funding for the next five years, the district's commissioners will ask voters to raise the annual levy fee by more than 60 cents next month.

Dick Zemp: A life without fear

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

NORTH BEND - Dick Zemp helped save North Bend from bankruptcy in the 1970s, organized a railroad to be built across Saudi Arabia and probably knows every hill, mountain and tree in Western Washington better than anyone else.

Ridge's second phase to start later than expected

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

SNOQUALMIE - The second phase of the Snoqualmie Ridge development (SRII), expected to receive city approval this summer with construction slated for the fall, will not break ground until 2004 with no new lot sales expected until late 2005.

Investigators search North Bend for bones

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - North Bend joined Snoqualmie last week as the latest areas King County investigators are searching for the remains of Green River homicide victims.

North Bend back on list for sex-offender house

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

NORTH BEND - A site near North Bend is back on the list of candidates for a sex-offender facility, a judge ruled last week.
North Bend rejoins a list of three other sites under consideration: Peasley Canyon near Auburn, Oril

Parents and students excited about the first day of class

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

FALL CITY - Last week, teacher Deona Kim put the finishing touches on her room at Fall City Elementary School.

SR 203 road work in full swing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

ALL CITY - A $600,000 revamp of the city's downtown area streets, sidewalks and parking should be completed by the end of the month.

DSHS passes on North Bend sex-offender site

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

NORTH BEND - A site located just outside of the city limits will not be the home of a proposed sex-offender halfway house, state Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) officials announced last week.

Resident victim of apparent hate crime

  • Sep 18, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:33PM

NORTH BEND - In the short time John Kraske has lived in North Bend, he never thought he would be the victim of a hate-driven crime.
"I moved out here to get away from craziness," he said.

Snoqualmie City Council opposes Patriot Act

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:32PM

SNOQUALMIE - Snoqualmie became the latest city in Washington to pass a resolution protesting the USA Patriot Act (USAPA).

City contract raises ire of regional labor union

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:32PM

SNOQUALMIE - Amid vehement protests from several members of a regional labor union, the city of Snoqualmie approved a controversial contract for a Park Street revamp project.

Community credited with staving off sex-offender facility

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:32PM

NORTH BEND - Just six hours after it was announced that a site near North Bend would not be the home of a controversial state Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) sex-offender halfway house, a group of members from the effort that led perhaps the biggest opposition against the facility attended a meeting announcing a Level II offender was moving into the area.

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