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Valley teachers say goodbye after decades

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

Snoqualmie Valley School District No. 410 has five teachers who recently retired after 20 or more years teaching in the district. The five are: Geri Spalding, John Roeber, Nanci Walsh, Sandy McCullough and Chris Black.

Man drowns in Snoqualmie River Saturday

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A 26-year-old Spanaway man drowned while tubing on the Snoqualmie River June 24.

North Bend girl drowns in river

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A 15-year-old girl who was rescued from the Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River June 26 was pronounced dead just hours after being taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Witnesses at the scene identified the girl as Tess Sollitto, daughter of former North Bend City Council member Mark Sollitto.

Man allegedly threatens to shoot self at North Bend church

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A standoff between police and a man who allegedly threatened to kill himself at the North Bend Community Church June 21 ended with a bang.

Area firefighters participate in national stand down

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

How can Snoqualmie and Fall City firefighters drive their big rigs more safely? Do area paramedics remember all the precautions needed to prevent the spread of HIV and other blood-borne diseases?

Area firefighters participate in national stand down

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

How can Snoqualmie and Fall City firefighters drive their big rigs more safely? Do area paramedics remember all the precautions needed to prevent the spread of HIV and other blood-borne diseases?

Tolls for Snoqualmie Pass a high priority

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

Snoqualmie Pass is at the top of the list to impose new tolls on motorists in a policy briefing to the state Transportation Commission.

Snoqualmie Parkway will expand to 4 lanes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

In early June, Snoqualmie Ridge II Development, LLC began work on the Snoqualmie Parkway Widening Capital Improvement Project to expand the two-lane portion of the parkway from Southeast 96th to Interstate 90 to four lanes.

Fire destroys Fall City area home

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A mobile home in River View Park near Fall City was destroyed by fire June 24. The elderly resident was able to escape with help from a visitor.

Booby Dooby Doos raise dollars for cancer cure

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

Chief Kanim Middle School had a team walking in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in Seattle on June 17. The team was named Booby Dooby Doos. Team members were walking in celebration of Connie Vanderwood and Jill Holen, two CKMS staff members, and in memory of Chris Ratcliffe's mother and Lindsay Seubert's grandmother, Bobbie Korsmo. Tammy Snow and her daughter Helen also walked with the team in celebration of Tammy being a breast cancer survivor. Helen is a student at CKMS and Tammy is a substitute teacher at CKMS.

Snoqualmie to change court services in 2007

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

The city of Snoqualmie has decided to end its contract with King County for court services in the Issaquah division of the King County District Court effective Dec. 31, 2006, according to city administrator Bob Larson.

Cash from savings

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

Sno-Falls Credit Union recently hosted a contest between Snoqualmie and Chief Kanim Middle Schools. The contest was based on deposits, by students at Sno-Falls with the winner receiving a check for $1250 and second place receiving $1,000.
(Above) For Chief Kanim, back row, left to right are: Zac Pearlstein, Andrea Volken, Lauren Rasmussen and Brooke Bonner. Front row, teacher Lisa Fowler, Riley Edwards, Ben Wheeler and Sno-Falls Chief Financial Officer Linda Larion.

Cash from savings

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

Sno-Falls Credit Union recently hosted a contest between Snoqualmie and Chief Kanim Middle Schools. The contest was based on deposits, by students at Sno-Falls with the winner receiving a check for $1250 and second place receiving $1,000.
(Above) For Chief Kanim, back row, left to right are: Zac Pearlstein, Andrea Volken, Lauren Rasmussen and Brooke Bonner. Front row, teacher Lisa Fowler, Riley Edwards, Ben Wheeler and Sno-Falls Chief Financial Officer Linda Larion.

Valley Record makes room for new editor

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

The Valley Record welcomed its new editor, Leif Nesheim, last week.

Fire guts Snoqualmie area buildings

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

Firefighters with Eastside Fire and Rescue and the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to a report of black smoke and explosions in the area of the 7800 block of 376 Avenue SE near Snoqualmie at 5:42 a.m. June 26.

North Bend man dies in Highway 18 wreck

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

A month after coming to North Bend to open a restaurant, Jose Orozco died July 2 in a head-on collision on Highway 18. His wife and five children had moved to join him a day before the crash.

Strike reaches North Bend gravel pit

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

For four days there were more dump trucks than usual at the Cadman Inc. Grouse Ridge gravel pit near North Bend. The increase was linked to a union strike and may have contributed to a violation of the company's grading permit.
The company brought about 15 trucks to North Bend from Snohomish County to keep them safe during a worker strike and drove them off the property, located off Interstate 90 at Exit 34, for deliveries shortly before allowed operating hours.

Pay to play the same next year for MSHS sports

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

When Snoqualmie Valley School District No. 410 school board members voted unanimously last year to implement a $75-participation fee for Mount Si High School after-school sports, band and choir programs, the decision sparked controversy that included questions about which activities should pay and how much.

Snoqualmie is state's first city to hold online meeting

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

One of the first city ordinances developed by the Snoqualmie City Council in 1903 was to regulate the bells used for cows and horses.

Firefighters return first engine

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

The latest addition to the Snoqualmie Fire Department's stable of vehicles is a venerable piece of city history: the department's first fire engine.

Firefighters return first engine

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

The latest addition to the Snoqualmie Fire Department's stable of vehicles is a venerable piece of city history: the department's first fire engine.

Carnation Fourth of July

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:18AM

Winners announced

Carnation Fourth of July

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

Winners announced

Thomas toot-toots into town

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

Thomas the Tank Engine, inset, brings a big smile to the face of Wyatt Belcher, 3, and his dad John, both of Omak. They were in Snoqualmie for a ride on a train based on the the Public Broadcasting System children's show about a train engined named Thomas and his friends. Thomas was in town July 14-16 and will continue his visit July 20-23, carrying an expected 18,000 riders. The Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie invites the train star to the Valley every summer.

Filmmakers shoot at local hardware store

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

On July 2, Carmichael's True Value Hardware store in Snoqualmie along Falls Avenue South became the impromptu setting for a scene in the movie "Dark Horse."

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