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Lake Alice Road connection revisited

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

A controversial connection between Lake Alice Road and Snoqualmie Ridge is about to be revisited after 16 years of not going anywhere.

State patrol tags I-90 speeders

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

The need for speed nabbed dozens of drivers in a notoriously fast section of highway in the Snoqualmie Valley.

Snoqualmie businesses find new homes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

The historical building along Railroad Avenue and King Street in Snoqualmie that most recently housed a curiosity shop and dance studio is in a state of transition.

Thomas toot-toots into town

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

Thomas the Tank Engine, inset, brings a big smile to the face of Wyatt Belcher, 3, and his dad John, both of Omak. They were in Snoqualmie for a ride on a train based on the the Public Broadcasting System children's show about a train engined named Thomas and his friends. Thomas was in town July 14-16 and will continue his visit July 20-23, carrying an expected 18,000 riders. The Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie invites the train star to the Valley every summer.

Remembering Tess

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

There is a lot of laughter shared between Tess Sollitto's closest friends as they remember her.

Remembering Tess

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

There is a lot of laughter shared between Tess Sollitto's closest friends as they remember her.

Firefighters gather bucks in boots

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

Firefighter Jason Stotler of Eastside Fire and Rescue asks motorists to fill a firefighter's boot to raise money for muscular distrophy. Firefighters spent four hours July 14 at the intersection of Bendigo Boulevard and North Bend Way in North Bend collecting donations. Last year they raised $22,000. They return to the intersection Aug. 4 with their boots to collect more money.

Golf tournament benefits seniors

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17AM

One great shot and a lucky participant in the Sno-Valley Senior Center Benefit Golf Tournament could be riding on a new Harley Davidson Motorcycle or driving a new Buick.

Get outside and play at Trail Fest

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

The Washington Trails Association (WTA) is hosting its annual family event, Trails Fest 2006, at Rattlesnake Lake from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 22. Admission is free.

Summer fun at unique camp

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

Inside the giant, hollowed out trunk of an old-growth tree, children gather to listen as camp director Becca Hall weaves an imaginary tale of animals, monsters and howling coyotes.

North Bend graduates reunite

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

Pictured above is North Bend High School, home of the Gladiators. The school burned down in 1956.
On Saturday, June 10, 60 graduates of the North Bend High School and their guests met to reminisce about the "good old days" and remember childhood friends no longer able to attend. The reunion honored Eleanor Weller Namie, who has been the event organizer since its inception. Health issues forced Namie, a 1938 graduate, to retire this year. Mildred Berkebile, a 1925 graduate of the school, was the oldest attendee. A buffet meal was prepared and served by Cecila Richards, with help from her children and friends.

New digs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

Tom and Monica Antone, holding the scissors, cut a ribbon for the grand opening of their new John L. Scott office in North Bend. Members of the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce flank J. Lennox Scott, third from left, chairman of John L. Scott. The new office is one block west of the old location at 301 W. North Bend Way. The Antones are the brokers for the local office and can be reached at (425) 888-3896.

Crafty North Bend woman spreads joy with mice and frogs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

At least once a week for the past few years, Violet Malloy, 87, has made the trip from her North Bend apartment to Ken's Restaurant at Truck Town in an effort to brighten people's day.

Snoqualmie mulls scooter regulations

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

The Snoqualmie youths zipping around town on motorized foot scooters are either an annoying safety hazard or just children having fun.

Downtown growth lags behind surging Snoqualmie Ridge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

When Cask & Keg owners Brian and Janna Mattson decided to open up a wine shop on Railroad Avenue in Snoqualmie last fall, the Mattson's were finally realizing a dream that had been in the back of Janna's mind for a long time.

North Bend administrator ousted

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

North Bend Mayor Ken Hearing announced the firing of city administrator George Martinez July 18.

More staffing changes in store for North Bend

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

The dismissal of former North Bend City Administrator George Martinez indirectly led to the the departure of another city employee.

Guarding the herd

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

A bull elk grazes at Meadowbrook Farm as seen from Boalch Avenue July 24. The herd frequently gathers in the area.

North Bend accepts annexation request

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

The North Bend City Council took the first step towards its planned eastward expansion July 18 by accepting a preliminary annexation petition for about 90 acres in the city's urban growth area.

Tea for two, Girl Scout style

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

Marissa Monahan, left, a Girl Scout with troop 1784, and Jennie Mae Baker recently shared tea at the North Bend Senior Center.

Changing of the guard

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

Jim Gildersleeve, left, and Kevin Hauglie shake on their new business arrangement. Gildersleeve has retired as agency owner, combining his Snoqualmie Farmer's Insurance agency with the Kevin Hauglie Agency of Fall City. Hauglie said he is pleased that Gildersleeve and his staff have agreed to coninue running the Sno-qualmie office.
The change is the culmination of several years of interest by both parties to eventually work together on a professional level. For more information, call 888-0016.

Above and beyond for family support

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:16AM

Paula Nelson, left, receives an award from Elizabeth Westburg, chair of the Alliance for Eastside Agencies, a professional membership organization of human service providers.

Carnation church hires new pastor

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:15AM

His first sermon in the Valley was a lesson from the tale of Jonah and the whale about how reluctance and fear can keep a person from hearing God's call.

'Twin Peaks' lives on

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:15AM

Where can you go to get a piece of cherry pie and a cup of "damn good coffee?"

'Twin Peaks' lives on

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:15AM

Where can you go to get a piece of cherry pie and a cup of "damn good coffee?"

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