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Trump's man in town

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:14AM

Karen McKiernan (left) is ecstatic as Bill Rancic, winner of the first "The Apprentice" show on NBC, signs his book for her. Rancic was in town for the grand opening of Mignone Interiors on the corner of Southeast River Street and Railroad Avenue Southeast in Snoqualmie. Rancic's book, titled "You're Hired," was recently released. A crowd of people came to meet the popular reality television star and attend the grand opening of the new Snoqualmie business.

Washout claims 120 feet of Snoqualmie Valley Trail near Fall City

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:14AM

FALL CITY - The Snoqualmie Valley Trail was closed last week at its mid-point just north of Fall City after a major washout destroyed a 120-foot section of the trail on March 29.

Carlson gets first-degree black belt

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:14AM

Fall City resident Tayler Carlson, 13, was recently promoted to the rank of first-degree black belt. To qualify, Carlson performed a series of patterns along with demonstrations of board breaking and her ability to defend herself.

Quieras aprender Inglés?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:14AM

Necesitas hablar en Inglés a tu trabajo?

ESL classes show community can be found in translation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:14AM

FALL CITY - The language barrier is being breached in Fall City.
Every Wednesday, the King County Library System's Fall City branch hosts an English as a Second Language (ESL) class put on by Hopelink and the Eastside Literacy program.


  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:14AM

A look at local ESL classes

North Bend seeks financial feedback from consumers

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:13AM

NORTH BEND - A little piece of paper sunshine arrived in most North Bend mailboxes last week. No, probably not tax refunds just yet, but it does encourage shopping.

Local priest reflects on pope's legacy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:13AM

SNOQUALMIE - The Valley isn't the most Catholic place in the world, having only two Catholic churches. Still, the death of Pope John Paul II on April 2 was felt here just as much as anywhere else.

Snoqualmie casino ownership dispute now in bankruptcy court

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:13AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - The companies formed to help the Snoqualmie Tribe build a casino outside Snoqualmie filed for bankruptcy last week in Arizona, but the question of who operates that company still remains.

Valley lines cut

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:13AM

Some 15,000 residents of North Bend, Fall City, Carnation, Snoqualmie and Snoqualmie Pass lost their phone service, DSL and some cell phone service last Friday around 1:30 p.m. when Potelco power and telephone company workers accidentally cut a major CenturyTel cable next to the Meadowbrook Bridge (above). Potelco is a contractor that works for Puget Sound Energy. According to Jack Ryan, area plant supervisor for CenturyTel, service was back up and running within one hour for all but 600 affected users, who had their service restored by 6:45 p.m. that evening.

Sallal Grange wants to celebrate 75 years in the North Bend with a renewed commitment to the Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:13AM

NORTH BEND - Although you may not be a member of the Sallal Grange in North Bend, you have probably been part of its work.

Service with a smile

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:13AM

Brian Young (left), playing the role of Bob Farrell, a successful businessman in the ice cream industry, serves ice cream to Lilli and Genevieve Barlow while parents Allan Barlow and Debra Fox look on at the Snoqualmie Candy Factory. Last week the restaurant on Railroad Avenue was transformed into an old-fashioned ice cream shop by a Seattle filmmaker. The Candy Factory was chosen as the site for a motivational video to be used by corporations for customer service training. Those of a certain age may remember Farrell's as a place where drum banging and ice cream combined for great birthday parties.

Si View parks district prepares for second season of programs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:12AM

NORTH BEND - As the Si View Metropolitan Parks District enters its second year of operation, its programs and facilities are starting to become more polished.

Barbecue competition comes to Gordy's in North Bend

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:12AM

NORTH BEND - Just because it's the kind of spring training that requires aprons doesn't mean it isn't competitive.

La Cascina dinner to benefit new Snoqualmie park

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:12AM

The Snoqualmie Valley Rotary will be holding a spaghetti dinner and silent auction from 5-9 p.m. on Sunday, April 17, to benefit construction of the new Gateway Park at the junction of State Route 202 and Snoqualmie Parkway (above). The auction and dinner will be held at La Cascina Ristorante Italiano at Snoqualmie Inn, 9050 384th Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children age 12 and under. Advance tickets are available at Issaquah Bank, 139 Bendigo Blvd. N., North Bend.
* For information, call the Snoqualmie Inn at (425) 888-9399 or visit

Valley man arrested after confrontation with county

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:12AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - A Snoqualmie Valley man was arrested at gun point at his home after he had already been arraigned and released for two counts of second-degree assault following a confrontation with county land-use officials.

Casino ownership case resolved

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:12AM

SNOQUALMIE - A legal dispute that threatened to throw a wrench into the Snoqualmie Tribe's plans for a casino near North Bend has been settled.


  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:11AM

Corrections to recent stories.

Sno Falls team raises money for Relay

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:11AM

SNOQUALMIE - When someone learns that a loved one is afflicted by cancer, it has the tendency to get them involved with support and research in a big way.

Two reasons to cook out in North Bend

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:11AM

Safeway district manager Craig Hanning dressed up as Elvis and cooked a barbecue lunch for the staff at the North Bend Safeway this past Friday. Hanning promised he would cook lunch as Elvis if the Safeway location met a prestigious service goal and he kept his word.

Young North Bend composer's work to be performed in Seattle

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:11AM

NORTH BEND - Michael Matlock is sure he was not born in the wrong century.
But after meeting the 17-year-old composer, you have to wonder if he wouldn't have been happier plying the streets of Vienna with the likes of Beethoven.

Several tennis players show early season promise

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:11AM

SNOQUALMIE - Just a few matches into their 2005 season, the performances of two Mount Si tennis stars have the program abuzz about what may lie ahead.

New Snoqualmie fire station open house this Saturday

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:11AM

The community is welcome to attend an open house for the new Snoqualmie fire station from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 23, at 37600 S.E. Snoqualmie Parkway. There will be guided station tours, public education demonstrations and photos with the firefighters. Refreshments will be served.

Former Fall City girl means business with painting company

  • Apr 21, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:11AM

FALL CITY - While most interns are lucky to get free office coffee as a perk of their temporary employment, Elyse Allen will receive her own business, a sizable salary and an impressive line on her résumé - give or take a few paint-splattered shirts.

Enjoy an evening of quality jazz in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:10AM

SNOQUALMIE - The Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra (SRJO), acclaimed as the Northwest's premier big band jazz ensemble, draws its program selections from the 100-year history of jazz - from turn-of-the-20th century ragtime to turn-of-the-21st century avant-garde - and includes works by the most famous composers of this uniquely American music genre.

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