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Spic n Span for summer

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:21AM

Craig Bennett, shown in the foreground, manager at Chaplin's Chevrolet and Terril Perrine, chair of the North Bend Economic Development Commission (EDC), work on cleaning a sidewalk in downtown North Bend recently. The North Bend City Council along with the EDC and business owners, spent a recent Sunday morning beautifying the downtown streets, cleaning sidewalks and planting flowers.

Farmers market to debut in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

For the first time, the city of Snoqualmie will sponsor a weekly farmers market to be held in the covered picnic area adjacent to the Northwest Railway Museum and the log pavilion in downtown Snoqualmie.

Longtime North Bend artist continues to create beautiful pieces

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

More than 30 years ago, local artist Adi Hienzsch faced the most challenging assignment of his career. He had six weeks to carve the entire logging history of Centralia on a 30-by-10-foot piece of wood.

Design standards high for Kimball Creek Village in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

There is a new development in the Valley, but it does not have anything to do with Snoqualmie Ridge. Kimball Creek Village, a new 31,388-square-foot retail center and office space development, is currently under construction at the intersection of Snoqualmie Parkway and Better Way with a target completion date set for November.

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital is all about change

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Big changes are happening at the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital (King County Public Hospital District No. 4) as it develops plans for an expansion.

Mount Si graduates make their way into the world

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Mount Si High School said goodbye to 256 graduating seniors at last Thursday's 62nd commencement ceremony held in the Snoqualmie high school's gymnasium.

Food, friendship and fellowship

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Bikers from all over Washington state converged under the bridge just below Preston Baptist Church in Preston on Saturday, June 3, to share fellowship, friendship and food at the third annual Snoqualmie Valley Ministerial Association's Biker Dedication. Bikers from the community and their friends were encouraged to participate in the festivities. Pastor Pete Battjes from North Bend Community Church was the "master flipper" of hamburgers and hot dogs, while Pastor Roy Peacock of Preston greeted people. Other pastors from the community also participated. As in the past, time was spent in corporate prayer for the bikers, as they begin their season of riding the highways.

Battle of the Books

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Fourth-graders (left to right) Daniel Green, Mark Sorvik, Gregory Malcolm, Marcus Deichman and Tristan Moore made up "The Book Warriors" team that took home the first-place trophy during the Battle of the Books tournament held May 25 at North Bend Elementary School. One team from each of the five elementary schools in the district participated in the tournament, which required students to answer questions about books. Throughout the year, students at each school had been competing against each other, with the winning team representing their school at the event.

Two Rivers sends graduates out in style

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Seventeen seniors celebrated their high-school graduation from Two Rivers School at last Wednesday's ceremony held at Chief Kanim Middle School in Fall City.

Two Rivers sends graduates out in style

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Seventeen seniors celebrated their high-school graduation from Two Rivers School at last Wednesday's ceremony held at Chief Kanim Middle School in Fall City.

Valley volunteers recognized for their impressive efforts

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Last Wednesday, the Snoqualmie Valley Community Network (SVCN) held its 10th annual Rise and Shine Breakfast at the Cedar River Watershed Education Center in North Bend to honor Valley volunteers.

Record's parent company to be sold

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Peter Horvitz, president and chief executive officer of Horvitz Newspapers Inc., announced on June 19 that the board of directors of Horvitz Newspapers has decided to seek a buyer for King County Journal Newspapers.

1 week, 2 SWAT incidents - Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Five families were evacuated from their Reinig Place homes in downtown Snoqualmie June 19 during an 8-hour standoff between police and a wanted felon.

Preliminary WASL scores show gains

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Preliminary math, reading and writing WASL (Washington Assessment of Student Learning) results are in for 10th-grade Snoqualmie Valley School District No. 410 high-school students. The students took the state-mandated test in March and April of this year and scores were mailed home two weeks ago.

Regional task force plans for the future

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:20AM

Recently, the cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie, the Snoqualmie Valley School District and the Si View Metropolitan Park District (MPD) authorized the formation of a regional task force to comprehensively plan for the future of parks and recreation in the Snoqualmie Valley.

Valley teachers say goodbye after decades

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

Snoqualmie Valley School District No. 410 has five teachers who recently retired after 20 or more years teaching in the district. The five are: Geri Spalding, John Roeber, Nanci Walsh, Sandy McCullough and Chris Black.

Valley teachers say goodbye after decades

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

Snoqualmie Valley School District No. 410 has five teachers who recently retired after 20 or more years teaching in the district. The five are: Geri Spalding, John Roeber, Nanci Walsh, Sandy McCullough and Chris Black.

Man drowns in Snoqualmie River Saturday

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A 26-year-old Spanaway man drowned while tubing on the Snoqualmie River June 24.

North Bend girl drowns in river

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A 15-year-old girl who was rescued from the Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River June 26 was pronounced dead just hours after being taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Witnesses at the scene identified the girl as Tess Sollitto, daughter of former North Bend City Council member Mark Sollitto.

Man allegedly threatens to shoot self at North Bend church

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A standoff between police and a man who allegedly threatened to kill himself at the North Bend Community Church June 21 ended with a bang.

Area firefighters participate in national stand down

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

How can Snoqualmie and Fall City firefighters drive their big rigs more safely? Do area paramedics remember all the precautions needed to prevent the spread of HIV and other blood-borne diseases?

Area firefighters participate in national stand down

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

How can Snoqualmie and Fall City firefighters drive their big rigs more safely? Do area paramedics remember all the precautions needed to prevent the spread of HIV and other blood-borne diseases?

Tolls for Snoqualmie Pass a high priority

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

Snoqualmie Pass is at the top of the list to impose new tolls on motorists in a policy briefing to the state Transportation Commission.

Snoqualmie Parkway will expand to 4 lanes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

In early June, Snoqualmie Ridge II Development, LLC began work on the Snoqualmie Parkway Widening Capital Improvement Project to expand the two-lane portion of the parkway from Southeast 96th to Interstate 90 to four lanes.

Fire destroys Fall City area home

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:19AM

A mobile home in River View Park near Fall City was destroyed by fire June 24. The elderly resident was able to escape with help from a visitor.

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