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Local candidates file

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:01PM

The Snoqualmie Valley School District will be the hot local race of the 2007 election season. Board of directors incumbent Richard Krona is facing two challengers and four are vying for the seat held by Kim Horn, who is not seeking re-election.

Work begins on Mount Si bridge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

The summer construction season for the King County Road Services Division kicked off this month with a $21.5 million project to replace the 93-year-old Mount Si bridge. It is one of several projects to improve the transportation network throughout unincorporated King County.

Original old-time radio, live on stage

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

The Unity Theater will once again travel back in time to present another episode of "Leisure Time with Leisure Time: Waiting for Ella."

Raines festival debuts soon

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Place ticket orders now to be sure of a seat to see one or all of the films at the Ella Raines Film Festival June 22-24.

Snoqualmie Valley included in CD audio tour of I-90

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

The Snoqualmie Valley is rich with history and culture. A sampling of the region's past is preserved in a new CD audio program and guidebook that takes listeners on a 281-mile tour along Interstate 90 from Seattle to Spokane.

Escrow company shut down

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

The state shut down an escrow company with a North Bend office this month after the owner allegedly used more than $65,000 of customer money for personal use.

North Bend Hells Angel convicted

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Former Hells Angels motorcycle club member Joshua Binder, 31, of North Bend was found guilty of conspiracy to violate federal racketeering laws last week.

Valley hospital asks for levy lift

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital will ask voters for a 30 cent levy lid lift this summer, a big part of the funding package meant to move the hospital to the Snoqualmie Parkway interchange at Interstate 90.

Fall City Days provides family fun

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

The motorcycle show, basketball tournament and watermelon eating contest were new this year at the annual Fall City Days festival, but the favorites were all there: parade, children's parade, Ducky Derby, Fun Run, arts and crafts fair, food booths, carnival and more.
Additional festival photos are on page A9.
Judy Dix, festival committee member, said many volunteers came together to make the festival a success.

Goodbye, grange?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Sallal Grange, a 77-year-old Valley service organization, will cease operations by the end of 2007 if big changes aren't made this year.

Seniors say so long to Si

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Spraying silly string with his fellow graduates, Cary Purchase celebrates graduation from Mount Si High School June 14. For more graduation coverage, see pages 10-11. Photos will be available to purchase online at

Fire union settles with Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Last Monday, June 11, the Snoqualmie City Council unanimously approved a collective bargaining agreement with International Association of Firefighters Local 4028.

Plenty of shovels help break ground

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Shovels dug in and earth flew as Fall City celebrated the groundbreaking Wednesday, June 13, for its bigger, better new library.

Chiropractor faces investigation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

A North Bend chiropractor has been accused of having sexual relationships with two patients and routinely using an improper billing code to get paid by insurance companies for services not normally covered.

Blast of summer fun

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Screaming with delight, North Bend Elementary students Gabriel Hernandez-O'Hara, Sydney Prins, Mikayla Williams and Peyton McCulley get blasted with cool water by fifth-grade teacher Tom Fladland during North Bend Elementary's Field Day, held Thursday, June 21.

Snoqualmie's silver screen siren

  • Jun 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 4:00PM

Ella Raines epitomized the glamour of 1940s Hollywood leading ladies. She had grace, poise, stunning beauty and starred opposite top male leads in more than 20 feature films.

New life for old Snoqualmie siren?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

Historic Snoqual-mie's characteristic noon siren may still have a place in the downtown's future after all.
The siren last sounded May 9 at the now-demolished downtown fire hall.

Cancer-fighting relay returns

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

Residents of Sno-qualmie Valley whose lives have been touched by cancer - people battling the disease, survivors, or families who've lost someone close to them - can gather to share stories and hope next month at the Relay for Life.

Valley hospital appeals approval of Issaquah facility

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital joined a group of three other hospitals and health care providers in a joint appeal of the new 175-bed hospital planned in Issaquah by Swedish Medical Center.

Right on track

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

An orphaned opossum that tugged at the heartstrings of a Seattle couple led to a wildlife tracking fundraiser that will be held in North Bend Sunday, July 1.

Big changes happening at Casino Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

As the prime construction weather of summer nears, work will speed up on the Snoqualmie Tribe's new Casino Snoqualmie.
Casino Snoqualmie is on schedule for its November 2008 opening, Snoqualmie Tribal Administrator Matt Mattson said.
As workers pour concrete footings and retaining walls, the shape of the building becomes apparent. Footing construction looks to be ahead of schedule, according to the project's chief executive officer.

Artists help North Bend students explore creatively

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

Three professional artists recently wrapped up a six-week residence at North Bend Elementary School where they helped children make the connection between science, history, art and creativity.

River safety urged

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

Area youths are getting in the water safely this summer, learning the basics of river safety thanks to the non-profit River Sense Project.

Free Wi-Fi covers historic Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

Surf's up in downtown Snoqualmie. Not waves of water, exactly, but an information pipeline that lets anybody with a computer and a wireless Internet connection surf the Web, throughout the main downtown block.

Vandals trash park

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:59PM

Trashing the Snoqualmie Ridge Community Park two nights in a row, vandals broke sprinkler heads and ruined restrooms.

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