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School bond intact on May ballot

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:45AM

Not discouraged by last month's 2 percent failure at the polls, the Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors voted unanimously to send the $209 million construction bond back to voters as soon as possible.

WASL week begins

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:45AM

This week, 10th-grade students at Mount Si High School begin taking the second version of the Washington Assessment of Student Learning, or WASL, that counts toward graduation.

School board selects single makeup day

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:45AM

Students in the Snoqualmie Valley School District will attend school for one additional day this summer to make up class time lost to severe winter weather, the Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors decided last week.

Snoqualmie snow train

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:45AM

Late winter snow blankets the Snoqualmie depot at the engines outside.

Auburn man jailed for 76 heist, crash

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

An Auburn man is currently on probation after first trying to rob the Snoqualmie 76 gas station and then ramming his pickup into the business last fall.

Centenarian looks back on long life

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

This Friday, North Bend resident Ruby Tupen will cross the century threshold.

District 38 mulls new way to share costs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

Forming a regional fire authority is a new way to share costs and responsibility among partners of Eastside Fire and Rescue (EFR). Fire Protection District No. 38 commissioners last week began looking into the pros and cons of the arrangement.

Girl Scout wins award

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

Receiving her Bronze Award, Fall City Girl Scout Elizabeth Bauer, right, smiles big as her Girl Scout leader (and mother) Lois Bauer presents the accommodation. The Bronze Award is the highest award attainable at the Junior Girl Scout level. Elizabeth, now a cadette in Girl Scout Troop No. 2382, spent many hours planning and organizing an all-day event at Cougar Mountain Zoo for younger Scouts.

Crafting a niche

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

Snoqualmie resident John Kettman is gaining nationwide notice for his skills as a handcrafter of fine furniture in a tradition hundreds of years old.

School district to get a breakfast boost

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

Second-grader Carlos wants to be a policeman. Riley, also in the second grade, wants to be a scientist, artist or author.

The wheels on the bus ...

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

Karen Goldenberger does more than just drive a bus.
Like other bus drivers in the Snoqualmie Valley School District, Goldenberger sees her role as beyond just ferrying children to and from school.

Train museum rebuilds vintage cars

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

Volunteers at the new Northwest Railway Museum Conservation and Restoration Center (CRC) are getting rolling this spring on two projects meant to preserve historic rail cars that might otherwise be lost to time.

No deal

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

With Snoqualmie police and firefighters in their 15th month of working without a contract, a mediator has stepped in to help the city, police and firefighters' unions find common ground.

Hells Angels trial has area link

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

A North Bend man is one of four motorcycle gang members now facing racketeering and related charges in federal court. Joshua Binder, 30, is a former member of the Washington Nomads Hells Angels.

Fall City librarian to retire

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

Many may know Ethel Renner as a familiar face at the Fall City library - someone who helps them sign up for their first library card, find books or use the computer.

Life of a Legionnaire

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

There aren't many Legionnaires who clock 60 years of continuous involvement in the American Legion.

Family funnies

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

As a child, Don Friesen memorized Bill Cosby albums from the library and performed the routines for anybody he could corral, usually his little sister.

Law officer slain by alleged drunk driver

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:44AM

A recent Christmas card sent out by the Wyrsch family has four smiling faces: dad Shane, mom Zoe and the boys, Marcus and Kye. Future cards will be different.

Burning car rolls up to fire station

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:43AM

Normally, Fall City firefighters have to roll out in a fire truck to respond to fires. But this past Thursday, the fire came to them.
A car that was on fire arrived at the King County Fire District 27 station just before 9 a.m. Thursday, March 22.

Robot under Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:43AM

Deep under Snoqualmie, a tireless machine is crawling, peering down the sewers or peeking up at manhole covers.

North Bend imposes fire fees

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:43AM

In a split 3-2 vote, the North Bend City Council imposed revised fire impact fees.

New park to open this summer

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:43AM

Work is happening this spring to make Snoqualmie Point Park's spectacular vistas even better.

Raines to reign in Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:43AM

Ella Raines, born and raised in the Snoqualmie Valley, rose to fame in the "Golden Era of Hollywood."

Fall City man faces arson, fraud charges for inn fire

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:43AM

Nearly two years after the Snoqualmie Inn was damaged by a kitchen fire, King County Prosecutors have charged a Fall City man with arson and fraud in connection with the blaze.

North Bend prefers EFR deal

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:43AM

North Bend City Council members plan to pursue renewing a contract with Eastside Fire and Rescue (EFR) rather than starting a stand-alone department or contracting with Snoqualmie for fire protection.

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