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Treemont application heard by council

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:15PM

SEATTLE - After 14 years, Port Blakely Communities' Treemont plat application for 194 lots on 239 acres west of Fall City along State Route 202 has evolved into a thorny land-use issue.

Traffic circle could be stop sign for Fall City businesses

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:15PM

FALL CITY - Fall City residents and the Washington Department of Transportation (WSDOT) are stuck at a crossroads concerning traffic.

Arts Live returns to roots with first concert

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:15PM

The huge wave of excitement and interest in bluegrass and American roots music that swept the country this past year has also hit the Northwest with sold-out concerts such as the "Down From the Mountain" tour and record sales of the soundtrack "O Brother Where Art Thou?" Riding the crest of this wave is an exciting new band called Mark Schatz and Friends.

Mission to Malaysia

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:15PM

SNOQUALMIE - While growing up in California, Rick Hammersla had a dream.
"I very clearly saw the old streets of Malaysia," he said. "I pictured them exactly."

Ladopoulos would focus on education issues

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:15PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Keeping education the state's top priority will be Katrina Culp Ladopoulos' message if voters next month choose to send her to Olympia.
"Our paramount duty is education," she said.

Pflug would reform health care, if re-elected

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Washington state Rep. Cheryl Pflug said health care and government deregulation will be at the forefront of her agenda, if she is re-elected in November.

Bomb scare forces evacuation of Fall City businesses

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

FALL CITY - Although there was no bomb in Fall City last week, a scare that evacuated several downtown businesses still ended with a bang when the King County Sheriff's Office bomb squad detonated a suspicious briefcase that was left in the parking lot of a gas station on the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 1.

Where there's smoke

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

NORTH BEND - When Rudy Edwards, district ranger for the U.S. Forest Service's Snoqualmie Ranger District, sees a fire in the woods, he wants to run in the opposite direction of everyone else.

Catholic school helps fill growing Eastside need

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

SNOQUALMIE - One of the walls inside St. Joseph School in Snoqualmie has a painting on it with the following Scripture from the Gospel of Mark:
"He said, 'How shall we compare the Kingdom of God?

Hospital seeks levy increase

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

SNOQUALMIE - Give Jeff Lyle 7 cents, and he'll put up blue signs emblazoned with a large, white "H."

Group says mine noise report erred

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

NORTH BEND - Cadman Inc.'s proposed Grouse Ridge gravel mine will be noisier than previously thought, according to the Cascade Gateway Foundation, a local group fighting plans to locate the mine near North Bend.

Sallal Grange's history found in it's members, both young and old

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

In 1952, Fred Fischer was recruited to help build a hall for the Sallal Grange off 432nd Avenue Southeast in North Bend.

'Artful' ordinance wins council approval

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie City Council unanimously passed an ordinance at its Monday, Oct. 14, meeting that would set aside 1 percent of the total costs of the construction of any public structure to purchase art.

Preventing future slides

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:14PM

Work continues on stabilizing an area along State Route 202 that is prone to landslides, the most recent of which occurred in the Feb. 28, 2001, Nisqually Earthquake. Conducted by the Washington State Department of Transportation, rock is brought in to replace material prone to slides, and a water filtration system protects nearby Tokul Creek.

Treemont decision delayed yet again

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

SEATTLE - The proposed Treemont development's day of reckoning was postponed for the second time in two weeks Monday, Oct. 14, by the Metropolitan King County Council, members of which said they needed more time to resolve issues surrounding its plat application.

Park district would save Si View

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

NORTH BEND - A task force charged with keeping Si View Park, its community center and pool afloat has recommended that North Bend form a metropolitan park district to take over the 10.7-acre complex from King County.

Children's Services closes Duvall office

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

DUVALL - Children's Services of Sno-Valley (CSSV), feeling the pinch of tight economic times, has started to make cuts to its operation.

Hospital signs letter of intent with Overlake

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

SNOQUALMIE - Snoqualmie Valley Hospital and Overlake Hospital Medical Center officials have signed a letter of intent between the two organizations, the outcome of which could be additional services at the Snoqualmie campus and along the Interstate 90 corridor.

CHS gets kick out of new athletic field

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

DUVALL - Cedarcrest High School senior Robby Westermann has many fond memories of playing football games at Tolt Middle School in Carnation.

Skaggs seeks change in 5th District

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Loren Skaggs of Sammamish has not been a happy resident of Washington's 5th District, so he has decided to run against incumbent Republican Glenn Anderson for the Position 2 seat in next month's election.

Comp-plan ordinances get hearing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

NORTH BEND - More than two years after they were introduced, North Bend is getting close to making changes to its comprehensive plan the law.

Anderson: Reform protects schools

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Reform and reorganization of government will top Rep. Glenn Anderson's agenda if voters elect to send him to the state Legislature again next month.

Snoqualmie mill to close

  • Oct 24, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:13PM

SNOQUALMIE - Weyerhaeuser Co. announced Tuesday, Oct. 22, that it will close its Snoqualmie finishing mill sometime in the first three months of 2003.

Board deals Salish annexation setback

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:12PM

SNOQUALMIE - The city of Snoqualmie is getting ready to take legal action in the effort to annex land for a proposed Salish Lodge & Spa expansion project.

Voters will decide Si View's fate

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:12PM

NORTH BEND - Chris Garcia lives next to Si View Park. From his window, he can see its comings and goings.

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