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New fire hall in Snoqualmie replaces antiquated facility

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:16AM

SNOQUALMIE - Don't ask the Snoqualmie firefighters if they've been decorating their new place.

County makes police pitch to Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:16AM

SNOQUALMIE - Citizens packed the March 28 Snoqualmie City Council meeting to hear a presentation on contract police services from the King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO), but very few were moved to comment.

Cascade County Committee kicks off effort in North Bend

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:16AM

NORTH BEND - King County residents from all over the area met in North Bend last week to work on becoming residents of another county.

Do eggs float?

  • Mar 31, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 11:16AM

Noah Ribary, 2, gets some encouragement from parents Paul and Erika as he looks for Easter eggs at the North Bend Moose Lodge No. 1666 Easter egg hunt at Si View Community Center in North Bend on March 26. The Ribaries were a few of a handful of the most dedicated Easter egg hunters on earth who braved cold, driving rain to snatch up the plastic eggs that were scattered around the park.

Scout groups and Little League work to boost food donations

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:15AM

NORTH BEND - Many youths in the Valley will be wearing a baseball cap and a Boy Scout hat this Saturday.

Valley residents' struggle with cancer and reliance on faith basis for new book

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:15AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - There's no way of knowing how cancer will play a role in one's life, but those who are touched by the disease know it will change the way they live the rest of their days.

Meet 'Apprentice' Bill at Mignone

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:15AM

Stop by the grand opening of Mignone Interiors in Snoqualmie on Saturday, April 2, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and meet Bill Rancic of "The Apprentice" from 1-4 p.m. Rancic, who was chosen as Donald Trump's apprentice after the first season of the hit reality show, is a good friend of owner Kristi Woods' husband, Rick. The shop is located on the corner of Railroad Avenue Southeast and Southeast River Street in Snoqualmie.

Snoqualmie prepares for dry summer ahead

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:15AM

SNOQUALMIE - With water worries afoot, not even the recent parade of storms can cheer up Snoqualmie Public Works Director Kirk Holmes.

Time running out to get cheaper flood insurance

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:15AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - A new map issued by the federal government set to go into effect next month could cause flood insurance rates to rise for some homeowners in the Valley.

Elk slayings in North Bend prompt resident to offer reward

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:15AM

NORTH BEND - Two elk in North Bend were found shot with arrows on March 18. One was pregnant and died; the other, a calf, ran off with his intestines hanging out.

North Bend areas most affected by new FEMA flood maps:

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:15AM

Areas affected by map changes.

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.

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