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North Bend finds new department director in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

To find North Bend's new community services director, Mayor Ken Hearing ultimately looked next door. He selected Gina Estep, senior planner for the city of Snoqualmie, as the person for the job.

Issaquah, not King County, to provide North Bend municipal court

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

Like Snoqualmie, the city of North Bend snubbed King County in favor of Issaquah for municipal court services

Back to school

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

Aaron Stone arrives for his first day of first grade at Fall City Elementary School Sept. 6. For more first-day school photos and the district's new teachers, see pages A-14-17.

WASL woes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

Valley 10th-graders bucked the statewide trend of declining WASL (Washington State Assessment of Student Learning) math scores.

Water project gets loan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

The city of North Bend received a $258,560 loan to improve its water treatment system.

Streets of Snoqualmie Ridge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

The names Mountain Goat, Waxwing Way and Hop Ranch Road are still available. Huckleberry, Northern Spy and Kinsey are taken.

Grass fires are too hot to handle

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

Going camping? Forget the campfire. It's too dry and in unincorporated King County, campfires are now illegal.

The forever kind of love

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

At first, Jack Posey began to misplace things. Then he started losing his keys.

The forever kind of love

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

At first, Jack Posey began to misplace things. Then he started losing his keys.

Rescue at the Falls

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

Firefighter Mike VandenBergh, left, of Eastside Fire and Rescue assists a free-climbing man who got stuck two-thirds of the way up at Snoqualmie Falls Saturday, Sept. 9, shortly after noon. The climber was cited for trespassing. VandenBergh was lowered down with a helmet, harness and ropes to aid the climber.

Looking for the pot of gold

  • Sep 21, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 10:10AM

A large rainbow cut through the clouds last Friday, Sept. 15, as seen from Snoqualmie Ridge Parkway.

Cascade View Elementary school: A look into year two

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

Last year, everyone was the "new kid" at Cascade View Elementary School (CVES) in Snoqualmie. Now in its second year of operation, students and staff seem to have found their groove.

School Task force shares findings with residents

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

There's a bit of sticker shock that comes when people see the price tag for the new area high school the Snoqualmie Valley School District's Facilities Task Force wants to build.

Bike rodeo rides again

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

Safety can be fun. Snoqualmie' police officers want to reinforce that lesson Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Tanner Jeans Memorial Bicycle Safety Rodeo.

Turning tail

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

A cow and bull elk walk in the South Fork of the Snoqualmie River near Edgewick Road.

Snoqualmie's "hidden treasure" offers an authentic Mexican market

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

Just passing by, you might miss it if you didn't know it was there.

County Council to bring town hall meetings to Carnation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

The Metropolitan King County Council is the primary local government for the 137,000 residents of rural unincorporated King County.

Eastside bus service to makes changes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

King County Metro Transit is gearing up for a major service change starting Saturday, Sept. 23. Locally, it will result in expanded service at the Issaquah Highlands Park-and-Ride and some revisions to existing bus routes serving the Eastside.

Bringing African plight home to the Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

It's happening thousands of miles away, but three Valley residents have found a way to bring it home.

Home business idea blossoms

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

When lifelong Valley residents Jerry and Aimee Sherrill bought an old horse farm in North Bend four years ago, they thought it would be a great place to expand their landscaping business.

Installing a new chief

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

Snoqualmie Tribe Chief Jerry Enick was formally installed as chief Saturday, Sept. 23 at a ceremony held at Lake Sammamish State Park. Chief Enick is the grandson of Chief Jerry Kanim, who was chief in the early 1900s. Several other area tribal chiefs were on hand for the ceremony which included traditional dances, songs and gifts. More photos and information will appear in next week's paper.

Snoqualmie Valley Railway Museum volunteer achieves lifetime train dream

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09AM

After months of hard work and study, 19-year-old Jack McManus achieved his dream of becoming a railroad employee. He recently was hired as a conductor with Burlington Northern Santa Fe.

Area team wins state tournament

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:08AM

he state Special Olympics Tournament was held at Boeing Activity Center in Everett. The Snoqualmie Valley Special Olympics team played two games on Sept. 16, beating Everett 9-5 and South Kitsap 10-6. The final game for first place and the gold medal was held Sunday, Sept. 17. The team beat South Kitsap 8 - 5 to win. They also took first place in the Aug. 5 regional tournament in Issaquah. Front row: Susan Pearson, Jessica Kitz, and Greg Jorgensen. Second row: Alex Day, Danae Englund (highschool volunteer), Bob Pearson, Debi Fish, Randy Hedin, Jerry Van Zant, coach Chandra Day, Sonja Elliot, Jessica Metzger, Francie Holland, Rachel Nyberg (highschool volunteer) and Sean Eagan. Not pictured are Anna Ennaro and Sandy Guthrie.

Snoqualmie grade-schooler wins Puyallup Fair talent contest

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:08AM

At 7 years old, a lot of kids are energetic and loud around their friends, but put them in front of a crowd of people and they clam up.

Say, does that train really run?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:08AM

Having the right actor can sometimes make or break a production.

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