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Man who helped shape North Bend turns 90

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:51AM

NORTH BEND - The Wyrsch name means a lot in North Bend.
For generations it was the name behind a long-running gas station, a much-needed restaurant and a renovated hotel that helped make the Sunset Highway (now North Bend Way) through North Bend a place one could count on for service.

Time to pick berries

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:51AM

Friends Teresa and Madeline pick blueberries at Bybee-Nims Farm in North Bend last week. The hot weather is expected to continue for the next several days.

North Bend sees surge in automobile thefts

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

NORTH BEND - A Valley resident, who asked not to be named, never entertained the possibility of having a vehicle stolen from in front of her North Bend apartment until now.

Resident swings for the fences in cancer fund-raising event

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

NORTH BEND - In the past few years, Dave Sharpy of North Bend has faced two monsters.
The first was a one-two punch of hepatitis C and cancer, which he fought for three years.

Local students honored at CWU

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

Several Central Washington University (CWU) students who reside in the Snoqualmie Valley were named to the 2004 spring quarter honor roll.

A fresh coat of paint

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

Claffey's Painting in North Bend recently donated materials for a new building at the Mama's Hands women's shelter in the Valley. The business donated the time and equipment to paint the interior. About 70 gallons of paint were donated.
Earlier in the year, the Associated Student Body (ASB) at Mount Si High School fixed up the Friends of Youth "Tree House" for homeless teens in the Valley and Claffey's Painting provided the paint and a crew to paint the house in late June. That effort helped create the Mama's Hands project, which should be done this week.

Trailer fire disrupts I-90 traffic

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

NORTH BEND - Firefighters from Eastside Fire and Rescue (EFR) and a unit from the Snoqualmie Fire Department were called to a report of a trailer fire on July 22 at approximately 12:13 p.m. at Exit 35 on westbound Interstate 90 (I-90).

North Bend officials donate fire engine

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

NORTH BEND - It was nearly 20 years ago when the city of North Bend took delivery of a new 1980 Seagrave fire engine that served the city and surrounding area of Fire District 38.

Palestinian children receive peaceful experience

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

FALL CITY - Last Friday was a hot day in Fall City. At the start of a weekend with record-breaking temperatures, many Valley residents were complaining about what they would have to do to keep cool for the next couple of days.

Sales leaders, work local

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

Are you tired of commuting to your job in Bellevue, or even Seattle? This is the perfect opportunity for someone with a sales background. The Snoqualmie Valley Record wants to hear from you.

North Bend brush fire threatens homes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

NORTH BEND - A large brush fire shut down all eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 for an hour and had people in the Cedar Village neighborhood scrambling to protect their homes last week.

Students top national test average

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Students in the Snoqualmie Valley School District scored higher on average in all sections of both the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) and the Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED) than most of their counterparts around the nation.

Ballot set for 2004 election season

  • Aug 5, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50AM

KING COUNTY - The stage is set for the election season as King County officially closed its candidate filing period last week.

Man climbs through window assaults woman

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

NORTH BEND - A 30-year-old North Bend woman was sexually assaulted while sleeping next to her husband last week by an unknown man who climbed through her bedroom window.

Tipping the scales

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

Darin Combs releases stealhead fry after weighing the fish at the Tokul Creek Fish Hatchery in Snoqualmie. Combs, a Department of Fish and Wildlife employee of more than nine years, lives on site at the hatchery while he cares for the fish.

Gravel mine opponents eyeing county plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

NORTH BEND - The Cascade Gateway Foundation's more than five-year battle against a gravel mine east of North Bend has moved from the court room to a King County meeting room.

Snoqualmie officials give gateway park plan a go ahead

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie City Council approved a resolution at its July 26 meeting that will allow the Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club to build a park that would act as a gateway to historic Snoqualmie.

Crime rates up around state

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - The state saw a slight increase in crime last year according to the Crimes in Washington 2003 Annual Report.

Blues is blood for annual festival's artist

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

SNOQUALMIE - Phil Chesnut has two passions, the blues and art.
He gets to share them both with Snoqualmie this weekend during the city's annual Railroad Days festival, where Chesnut's artwork will be seen on posters and shirts and his connection to the blue's community seen in the featured musical lineup.

I, Scooby, do ...

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

Love was in the air recently at the Si View Community Center. The bride, Taz Skylstad, along with owner Tracy Skylstad (left), took part in a dog wedding ceremony. The groom, Bart Titus, was accompanied by owner Tove Titus, who owns the North Bend Pet Salon and organized the pet fair of which the wedding was a part. The North Bend Pet Salon can be reached at (425) 888-3120.

Snoqualmie council appoints new city administrator

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

SNOQUALMIE - The city of Snoqualmie appointed a city administrator at its most recent City Council meeting following an employment deal that went sour with a previous candidate.

Watch here for back to school information

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:49AM

We will post back to school information here as we get it.

North Bend readies motorized scooter ordinance

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:48AM

NORTH BEND - If you're going to drive a motorized foot scooter within city limits, you might have to follow a new set of rules that limit the usage of the popular mode of transportation.

Ridge retail business area hit by thieves

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:48AM

SNOQUALMIE - Snoqualmie police officials believe a series of burglaries in the city during the past couple of weeks may be connected.

Habitat for Humanity

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:48AM

Linda and Bob Jeans of Church on the Ridge teamed up with other local volunteers on July 31 to help construct Habitat for Humanity's new community center on Snoqualmie Ridge. Habitat for Humanity partners with individuals, businesses and churches like Church on the Ridge to build affordable housing for low-income families in East King County.

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