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Total Team Efforts

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:19PM

A dream scene: Parent Larry Dalke (center) steadies a bar on the new playground equipment at North Bend Elementary as Roger Hill (right) secures the structure. The long-awaited $100,000 play area will include slides, swings and climbing areas for the students. Parent volunteers will spend several weekends putting the structure together and hope to have it ready by Nov. 15. The City of North Bend, PTA, King County, Snoqualmie Valley School District and numerous local businesses helped make the project possible.

Twinkle Time

  • Nov 18, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 3:19PM

Holiday marvels: Hanging holiday lights is no easy task as Dean Minner finds out helping his mom, Kristen. The Minners, including dad Allen, have been hanging lights in Fall City for several years. Many holiday bazaars are planned for the coming month and the Valley boasts some of the best Christmas tree farms in the state.

Two fire departments battle odds at Baird Berry Farm

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:18PM

Pages Past, reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record March 3, 1960.

Comp. plan update meeting draws large crowd

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:18PM

CARNATION - According to King County Executive Ron Sims and the county's staff, the ongoing goal of the comprehensive plan is to target urban communities while slowing growth in rural areas and preserving rural legacy and character.

CSSV narrows search for director

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:18PM

Having selected six names from a list of candidates for the position of executive director, Children's Services of Sno-Valley (CSSV) is ready to take the next step.

Falls Crossing decision on hold

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:18PM

SNOQUALMIE - Any final recommendation on the future of the long-proposed and oft-debated Falls Crossing development was placed on a 30-day hold last Wednesday night, Nov. 10.

What the Falls Crossing EIS says

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:18PM

During the debate over the extension of the Falls Crossing public hearing period, Puget Western attorney and spokesman Tom Pors regularly stated that the issues of cultural resources and wildlife habitat had been adequately addressed in the Falls Crossing Mixed Use Final Plan Environmental Impact Statement, or EIS.

New groundwater fees could extend to Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:18PM

NORTH BEND _ Residents of unincorporated east King County could face the new year with the prospect of paying a new fee for groundwater abatement programs.

Fake Quake rocks Opstad

  • Nov 18, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 3:18PM

NORTH BEND — On Nov. 2 at 1:25 p.m., a mock earthquake hit Opstad Elementary School. Within minutes, students were ushered out of the building while search and rescue teams combed the "rubble" for trapped or injured people.

Police department receives award

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

DUVALL — Years ago, if you asked the Duvall Police how they'd change the handling of domestic violence cases, they would have said "more input on the prosecuting side."

Community energizes district with technology

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

CARNATION—In May voters said "nay" to the Riverview School District's technology levy, but that didn't stop parents from stocking their children's classrooms with computers.

W.I.N. sells keepsake throws

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

The Wildcat Inspiration Network is selling 100 percent cotton, Jacquard woven, preshrunk, colorfast and machine washable throws, designed by students of Mount Si High and created by Hudson & Company.

Singing loud and proud

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

Patriotic melodies: Kindergarten and first-grade students from Mountain View School sang their hearts out for residents at the Mount Si Transitional Center. The students performed several all-American tunes like "You're a Grand Old Flag" and "America the Beautiful."

School briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

A look at school news from around the Valley.

Preston residents point out traffic pitfalls

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

PRESTON—An informal survey on traffic concerns in Preston yielded almost the same results from two dozen residents. They wanted less traffic, lower speed limits and more pedestrian walkways.

Last minute preparations

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

Creating shape: Pat Thorson of Carnation Tree Farm, does some last minute trimming on one of the many varieties of trees he has for sale. Valley tree farms are expecting large crowds this weekend as holiday shoppers look for that one special symbol of the holiday season.

Donation time

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

Young citizens: Several members of Brownie Troop 1843 help sort and organize their recent substantial donation to the Mount Si Helping Hand Food Bank. The young ladies include, from the left, Karly Thompson, Morgan Seymour, Brittany Hoobler, Brianna Kelley, Emily Fisler, Brittany Edwards and Zoie Barrett.

Valley cities receive, analyze flood maps

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

NORTH BEND—Last week the cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie received the long-awaited preliminary Flood Insurance Rating Maps (FIRMs).

Armed robber hits Fall City

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

The Fall City branch of the Sno Falls Credit Union, located at 4219 Preston-Fall City Road S.E., was the victim of a successful armed robbery on Monday morning.

Popular eatery finally being demolished

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

CARNATION _ The business that took Rick and Debbie Pezzner five years to build was brought down in minutes on Monday, as demolition crews turned their charred building into rubble.

Carnation police levy fails again

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

CARNATION—As the absentee ballots slowly trickled into the King County Elections office, it became evident that Carnation's police levy lost its original fraction-of-a-percent lead.

Students get hooked on books

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

Students at Mount Si High School celebrated "Reading Rocks" as part of Teen Read Week last week.

Preston residents point out traffic pitfalls

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

PRESTON—An informal survey on traffic concerns in Preston yielded almost the same results from two dozen residents. They wanted less traffic, lower speed limits and more pedestrian walkways.

School briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

News from various Valley schools and students.

Riding the Rails to Santa

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

Mountainous view: Mount Si looms in the background as the "Santa" train rolls down the tracks toward Snoqualmie. Each year the train brings thousands of visitors to the Valley, all to meet that special person himself, Saint Nick.

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