Story Archives

Archive Results — 21001 thru 21025 of about 21850 items

Santa visits Mount Si Senior Center

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:53AM

2-year-old Jacob of Fall City is all smiles after telling Santa what he wants for Christmas at last weekend's annual Santa Breakfast. The Mount Si Senior Center in North Bend hosted the event this year with the help of numerous volunteers. Santa has a strong resemblance to Valley Record publisher Jim McKiernan.

Managing the snow

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:53AM

Eastbound travelers on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass may experience minor delays at the 468th Avenue Southeast interchange (Exit 34) east of North Bend as the state has restricted traffic for the second year.

Frosted Falls

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

Snoqualmie Falls mist freezes on bordering grass and branches last week. Have a recent picture you want to share? Sure you do. Just send it along with names of the people in it, where and when it was taken and your name and contact information to leif.nesheim@valleyrecord.com or bring it to 8124 Falls Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie. We want your photographs of scenic Snoqualmie Valley and the people and places that make it so great. Pictures run on a space-available basis at the editor's discretion. Digital photos should be at least 170 dpi and as large as possible.

The buzz about bees

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

Mark Johns of Misty Mountain Honey near Carnation will serve as the Sno-Valley Tilth's guest speaker at its next monthly potluck and meeting on Monday, Dec. 11. Johns will share his experiences with beekeeping and discuss the beneficial role bees can play in farming.

Mount Si Winter sports preview

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

At newstands now or call (425) 888-2311 for a one year subscription. Only $18

Calendar features Snoqualmie espresso stand

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

Photographer Susan McKeeth's 2007 calendar of unique drive-through espresso stands ranges far beyond the Puget Sound stands that filled her 2006 creation. McKeeth, of Renton, traveled throughout the Pacific Northwest to find stand-out espresso and specialty beverage establishments.

Tribe needs toys

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

The Snoqualmie Tribe's food bank needs help. Every Christmas, the food bank provides toys to families with children who don't have enough money for gifts.

Si View director resigns

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

Si View Metropolitan Park District Executive Director Jessi Richardson is leaving for a new job as parks and recreation director for the city of Sammamish.

Toy maker shares fun

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

Rick Hartman knows what he wants to be when he grows up: a toy maker. No, wait, scratch that - he doesn't want to grow up. He's having too much fun making and playing with toys.

Abduction attempt not real

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

What Snoqualmie police initially thought might have been an attempted abduction wasn't looking quite as scary as police honed in on what really happened.

North Bend 2007 budget anticipates activity

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

Next year will be a busy year in North Bend. One way or the other, the city plans to get water rights and finish numerous projects that have been talked about for years, said Mayor Ken Hearing.
For the complete story, pick up a copy of the Valley Record at newstands now.

Snoqualmie hikes taxes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

The Snoqualmie City Council on Monday, Nov. 27 approved an ordinance levying general taxes at $3.6 million, said Bob Larson, city of Snoqualmie administrator.

Wind storm packs a wallop

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

The Sno-qualmie Valley was among the worst hit areas in the Dec. 15 wind storm that knocked out power to more than a million homes and businesses in much of Washington.

North Bend cottage housing now has size limits

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

To make sure North Bend meets the state's Growth Management Act requirements for affordable housing, the City Council made its new "cottage housing" designation more strict by imposing size limits.

Giving Tree provides gifts for Valley families in need

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:52AM

This month, homeless and low-income families in Snoqualmie Valley have the opportunity to provide gifts for their children during the winter holidays, with the assistance of Hopelink's Giving Tree program.

Si View finishes utility system upgrades

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

The Si View Metropolitan Park District in North Bend has completed a $500,000 project to replace or upgrade various mechanical, electrical, lighting and control systems at Si View Community Center.

Yakkity-yak - and sheep and goats

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

Driving from Snoqualmie to Fall City on state Route 202, some people may have noticed some strange, black, long-haired animals grazing in a pasture just past All Pets Go To Heaven.

County approves agreement with King Conversation District

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

Last week, the Metropolitan King County Council approved a three-year agreement with the King Conservation District for natural resource protection efforts throughout King County and renewed a special assessment to provide funds to support those efforts, which include recovery of endangered salmon runs and assistance to farmers.

State audit finds fault with Carnation utilities oversight

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

A state audit found the city of Carnation lacked sufficient oversight of its utility billings and collections due to insufficient staff.

Foreign students share holiday traditions

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

With the holidays fast approaching, the six foreign exchange students at Mount Si High School find themselves with visions of sugarplums dancing in their heads as they anticipate their first American Christmas.

Federal aid for flood victims

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced Dec. 12 that federal disaster aid has been made available for the state of Washington to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas struck by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides during the period of Nov. 2-11, 2006.

Wind storm packs a wallop

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

The Sno-qualmie Valley was among the worst hit areas in the Dec. 15 wind storm that knocked out power to more than a million homes and businesses in much of Washington.

Inpatients can become outpatients at SVH

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

Jean Furstnow held the metal railings of a pair of platform parallel bars - two long, metal bars about 3 feet off the ground, parallel to each other and the floor - taking small steps forward as Opal Wiltshire, her physical therapist, followed closely behind. Reaching the end of the platform, she began walking backward, working on balance.

Flood encourages generosity

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

They were only there for a day but their generosity will be remembered for much longer.

Flooded Snoqualmie clinic is back in business

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:51AM

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but even a flood won't stop the dentist.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Aug 27 edition online now. Browse the archives.