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School district bonds to cost taxpayers $2 million less

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:40PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors was happy when signing the paperwork last week to sell the first $40 million of the $53.4 million in bonds voters approved in May.

North Bend readies six-year transportation plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:40PM

NORTH BEND - Improving pedestrian and driver safety, reducing congestion and fixing streets in ill repair were the points of focus when city officials rolled out the latest version of the six-year Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) last week.

Hot dog

  • Jul 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:40PM

In an attempt to beat the heat, a dog rests under a truck last week along River Street in Snoqualmie. While this dog preferred seeking shelter under a truck, many Valley residents have been taking advantage of the numerous outdoor activities in the area.

Man pleads guilty in high-school brawl case

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:39PM

SEATTLE - A former Mount Si High School student who was accused of beating up an Issaquah High School student has confessed to a lesser charge of fourth-degree assault.

New Snoqualmie parks director loves to see you smile

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:39PM

SNOQUALMIE - Al Frank believes a good parks and recreation department can make a lot of people smile.

Dry fishing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:39PM

A fisherman tries his luck at Lake Kecheluss near Snoqualmie Pass. The warm summer weather has caused the water level of the lake to drop.

TrailsFest event offers outdoor family fun

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:39PM

NORTH BEND - TrailsFest, an all-day event that offers a jam-packed sampling of the best of Washington's great outdoors, will arrive at Rattlesnake Lake on July 19.

Preschool students get best of both worlds

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:39PM

NORTH BEND - It is hard to find the words to describe the view of Mount Si and the Valley that Kimberly Houde de Pomato has from her home in the Uplands development outside North Bend.

City Council mulls future site of city building

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:39PM

SNOQUALMIE - A recent Snoqualmie City Council decision to delay site work on the new fire station came as a result of some council member's frustrations over what they perceived to be foot dragging by the city.

Snoqualmie Tribe moving forward with casino plans

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:39PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie Tribe is trying to move ahead with its plan to build a casino, despite the fact the project has yet to be approved by the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA).

Snoqualmie city administrator terminated

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

SNOQUALMIE - Snoqualmie City Administrator Gary Armstrong was fired last week by Mayor Fuzzy Fletcher.

Children's Services of Sno-Valley helps kids with special needs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

NORTH BEND - Trevor can't get enough of grabbing onto the nearest instructor and jumping as high as he can with their assistance.

DSHS names Seattle site for sex offender housing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

NORTH BEND - The city's mathematical chances of not being selected as a site for a sex-offender halfway house improved last week when state officials announced a fourth site had been added to the list of finalists.

County Council approves Treemont conservation deal

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

FALL CITY - The Metropolitan King County Council put an end to a 14-year debate last week when it approved a plan to allocate $8 million to purchase a conservation easement for land that was originally slated for the Treemont housing development.

Railway museum project gets nod from hearing examiner

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Northwest Railway Museum's efforts to build a Conservation and Restoration Center (CRC) have been approved by a hearing examiner.

North Bend approves 6-year transportation plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

NORTH BEND - North Bend City Council voted to move forward with a six-year transportation plan that includes the installation of two roundabout intersections in one of the city's busiest streets.

Council questions firing of city administrator

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

SNOQUALMIE - Some Snoqualmie City Council members have concerns over the mayor's decision to fire the city administrator earlier this month and an investigation he performed to come to that decision.

Transportation grant will provide more public transit

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

NORTH BEND - If you supply the transportation, they will ride.
That's the philosophy Ruth Tolmasoff is placing on a new two-year demonstration program that will find North Bend residents with one more option for public transportation.

Tragedy hampers Valley softball tournament

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

SNOQUALMIE - Signs of 13-year-old Kay Dee Campbell reminded all at Centennial Fields last week that life is more than a game.

Clowning around

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

Genii Blue paints the face of Genemarie Thompson of North Bend at E.J. Roberts Park in North Bend last Friday. Both were at a picnic hosted by the Sno-Valley Indoor Playground as a way to help recruit more volunteers. Those interested in helping out the North Bend-based playground, which meets three times a week from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Si View, can contact Robin Gray at (425) 888-1962.

City re-starts stalled annexation proceedings

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie City Council passed a resolution at its July 14 meeting that will allow the city to move ahead with plans to annex approximately 454 acres of land that includes land slated for an expansion of the Salish Lodge and Spa and the Snoqualmie Ridge II development.

Snoqualmie Tribe and county working toward park deal

  • Jul 31, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:38PM

FALL CITY - All that is left for approval of the plan to let the Snoqualmie Tribe acquire the Fall City Park from King County is both sides coming to terms on a preservation plan regarding an historical hop shed located on the property.

Million-dollar projects highlight transportation plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:37PM

SNOQUALMIE - The city of Snoqualmie's six-year Transportation Improvement Program involves projects as small as replacing a sidewalk on a residential road and as large as building a pedestrian and equestrian State Route 202 bridge over the Snoqualmie River.

Safety first

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:37PM

The Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie had a new crossing signal installed last week to improve vehicle, pedestrian and train traffic safety. The signal, installed by Railroad Signal Services of Lincoln, Neb., was added due to increased traffic on River Street near the Methodist church. The project was funded through a grant by the Federal Crossing Improvement Fund, which also funded the North Bend Way crossing last year.

Local library veteran checks out

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:37PM

NORTH BEND - It's easy to figure out what the loves of Pat Simpson's life are.

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