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Stockton resigns North Bend post

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

After 10 years at North Bend City Hall, Larry Stockton, North Bend city services director, is resigning, effective June 2.

Valley man publishes account about his life in the 1920s through '40s

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

At age 84, Snoqualmie resident Ralph Riley just published his first book, a memoir about his life in the 1920s through the 1940s called "Riley's Journey."

Pillar in business community to close

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

As a child growing up in Santa Barbara, Calif., Valley local Sue Beauvais wanted to be a teacher, but stage fright got in her way.

Fuel price hikes impact schools and government

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

Sky-rocketing fuel costs are pinching local school and government budgets, forcing adjustments in future spending and services.

Acker hears a bee-eautiful buzz

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

About seven years ago, Gary Acker tasted fresh, unprocessed honey for the first time when a client gave him a quart of raw honey from his hives in Carnation.

Valley mother parents to different needs'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

In winter 2004, Leslie Moon picked up her son Trevor, then 3 years old, from an early intervention program for those with special needs.

After sailing the world, Todd returns to author voyage-adventure book

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue, and in 1993 Richard Todd sailed the same route, too.

Learning about water

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

Bert, the Chinook salmon, visits with Evelyn Long, 3, of Snoqualmie during the Waterfest education celebration held at the Cedar River Watershed Education Center last Saturday. Activities included a family wildlife costume parade, storytelling, dancing, craft activities and several water and wildlife education presentations.

Voices united in a moment of prayer

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

Last Thursday, May 4, about 25 people gathered outside North Bend City Hall in celebration of the 55th annual National Day of Prayer.

Local kids become heroes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:24AM

When North Bend mother Sharon Lane waited with her 6-year-old son Joseph for the 11:45 a.m. kindergarten school bus on April 18, she expected the day to be like any other.

Veteran honors his comrades on Memorial Day

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

In 1944, Dave Klement was set to enlist in the military to fight in World War II.

Veteran honors his comrades on Memorial Day

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

In 1944, Dave Klement was set to enlist in the military to fight in World War II.

Valley snowbirds flock together

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

Pictured in this photo taken by North Bend resident Willie Munson are 86 people originating from the Valley who took part in the third annual "Snoqualmie Valley Picnic" in Yuma, Ariz., on Groundhog Day, Feb. 2. The picnic was held at Riverside Park.

Fall City ranch offers a local down under experience

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

Snow, an 8-month-old albino wallaby, loves to grab the newspaper off a low table and run around Rex Paperd's house with it. Ten-month-old Veronica also likes to run around the house, when she is not curled up inside a carrier that often hangs from a nearby stroller.

Voices in the dark, homeless men speak out

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

When it gets dark, that's when it gets bad. At night, he hears voices of people prowling around the neighborhood. People walk past his parked van talking, snooping and sometimes tapping their fingers on the windows; perhaps entertaining the idea of breaking inside.

Corrections

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

Corrections from the previous week

Snoqualmie Tribe celebrates new headquarters

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

On Monday, May 15, Jennifer Dunn, former Republican congresswoman of Washington state, made a special visit to the Snoqualmie Tribe's new office in Snoqualmie for an open-house celebration.

Egg-citing drop

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

Student Dane Dahline holds up a chicken egg that survived a 95-foot fall covered in bubble wrap at Opstad Elementary School recently. Dahline, with the help of his father Chris, helped to organize the "Egg Drop" event to raise money for the new Hopelink Center in North Bend. More than 80 student-designed egg cases were dropped by students from an extended ladder atop a fire engine. Members of Eastside Fire and Rescue, including volunteer firefighter John Lang [pictured], donated their time and the fire engine for the event. The materials the students used for their egg case designs varied from boxes with foam, bubble wrap and duct tape to containers made with angel food cake, filled with petroleum jelly or stuffed with popped popcorn. Opstad Elementary principal John Jester [pictured in the background on the fire engine] said the event was intended to "reinforce teaching and learning about science while helping to raise money for a local charity."

Relaying the message

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

Valley residents Marina Druse, 13, foreground, and Julia Dorn, 12, light a luminaria bag in honor of a loved one who died of cancer. They were two of about 300 community members who participated in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life fund-raiser held at Mount Si High School in Snoqualmie last weekend. This year, the Snoqualmie Valley Relay for Life event raised $80,000 at last count. Seventeen teams participated in the Valley event this year.

Inspiration and drive keep Fall City man young

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

Fall City resident Paul Paperd has a knack for making sales and for making impressions.

Tribe celebrates larger remodeled clinic

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

Health care leaders from the Snoqualmie Tribe and the community gathered for a tribal blessing and ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the expansion of the North Bend Family Clinic on May 18. The 2,300-square-foot clinic will serve American Indians from all tribes as well as the general community. The tribal blessing was lead by Leota Pablo of the Tulalip Tribe. The expansion includes additional examining rooms and more support staff.
In the photo, the ribbon cutter is Marie Raminez, intercultural health and human services advisor. Pictured from left to right: Anita Christiansen, receptionist and health services assistant; Dianne Rose, certified medical assistant; Stephen M. Fish, medical doctor; Karen Moses-Gray, clinical receptionist; Linda Pelland, nurse practitioner; Gerald Yorioka, medical doctor and medical director for the clinic; Mary Jo Miller, billing coordinator; MaryAnn Rundell, medical assistant; and Crystal O'Brien, certified medical assistant and several additional staff members.

North Bend Dairy Freeze owner dies at 92

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

The words "generous," "hard-working" and "humble" come to mind when Dorothy Mae Scott's children talk about her.

North Bend Dairy Freeze owner dies at 92

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:23AM

The words "generous," "hard-working" and "humble" come to mind when Dorothy Mae Scott's children talk about her.

Fall City robbery raises local concerns

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:22AM

When Lois Buschen, owner of the River's Edge in Fall City, saw a young adult male walk into her gift shop at about 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, she thought nothing of it.

New owners take over theater

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:22AM

The timing was perfect. The North Bend Theatre was for sale and Jim and Cindy Walker had been mulling over the idea of owning their own business for a while.

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