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Singing loud and proud

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

Patriotic melodies: Kindergarten and first-grade students from Mountain View School sang their hearts out for residents at the Mount Si Transitional Center. The students performed several all-American tunes like "You're a Grand Old Flag" and "America the Beautiful."

School briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

A look at school news from around the Valley.

Preston residents point out traffic pitfalls

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

PRESTON—An informal survey on traffic concerns in Preston yielded almost the same results from two dozen residents. They wanted less traffic, lower speed limits and more pedestrian walkways.

Last minute preparations

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

Creating shape: Pat Thorson of Carnation Tree Farm, does some last minute trimming on one of the many varieties of trees he has for sale. Valley tree farms are expecting large crowds this weekend as holiday shoppers look for that one special symbol of the holiday season.

Donation time

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

Young citizens: Several members of Brownie Troop 1843 help sort and organize their recent substantial donation to the Mount Si Helping Hand Food Bank. The young ladies include, from the left, Karly Thompson, Morgan Seymour, Brittany Hoobler, Brianna Kelley, Emily Fisler, Brittany Edwards and Zoie Barrett.

Valley cities receive, analyze flood maps

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

NORTH BEND—Last week the cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie received the long-awaited preliminary Flood Insurance Rating Maps (FIRMs).

Armed robber hits Fall City

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

The Fall City branch of the Sno Falls Credit Union, located at 4219 Preston-Fall City Road S.E., was the victim of a successful armed robbery on Monday morning.

Popular eatery finally being demolished

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:17PM

CARNATION _ The business that took Rick and Debbie Pezzner five years to build was brought down in minutes on Monday, as demolition crews turned their charred building into rubble.

Carnation police levy fails again

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

CARNATION—As the absentee ballots slowly trickled into the King County Elections office, it became evident that Carnation's police levy lost its original fraction-of-a-percent lead.

Students get hooked on books

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

Students at Mount Si High School celebrated "Reading Rocks" as part of Teen Read Week last week.

Preston residents point out traffic pitfalls

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

PRESTON—An informal survey on traffic concerns in Preston yielded almost the same results from two dozen residents. They wanted less traffic, lower speed limits and more pedestrian walkways.

School briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

News from various Valley schools and students.

Riding the Rails to Santa

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

Mountainous view: Mount Si looms in the background as the "Santa" train rolls down the tracks toward Snoqualmie. Each year the train brings thousands of visitors to the Valley, all to meet that special person himself, Saint Nick.

Pages Past

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

Hronek retires as manager of the company store

Affordable housing to go on sale Saturday

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

Quadrant Homes has announced it is taking steps to address the local affordable housing crisis by making 38 new homes in Snoqualmie Ridge available this week.

Department of Licensing prepares for New Year

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

The Snoqualmie office of the Washington State Department of Licensing has issued the following statement concerning the approaching New Year and I-695 impacts:

Grouse Ridge Draft EIS delayed

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:16PM

NORTH BEND_Proponents and opponents of Cadman Inc.'s planned Grouse Ridge mining operation have received a little breathing room, after the recent announcement of a delay in the issuance of the project's Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS).

County plans Three Forks Natural Area

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

SNOQUALMIE_If the King County Department of Parks and Recreation has its way, the Three Forks area on the northeast fringe of Snoqualmie will receive the benefits of over $5 million dollars in planning and improvements.

Battle of the buses

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

Cans for a cause: Students from Snoqualmie Middle School and Mount Si High held a contest to see which bus could bring in the most canned goods for Thanksgiving. Bus 27 (top), driven by Monique Rich, was the winner with two barrel loads of food. Bus 37 (left), driven by Maria Walters, came in a close second with one bin of donations. The food was donated to the Snoqualmie Middle School Food Drive, which was distributed to Valley families.

Duvall City Director can't leave just yet

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

DUVALL—Duvall City Director Jim Bourasa thought that when the clock struck midnight on Dec. 31, 1999, he wouldn't just welcome the new year, but a new life in retirement.

PSE saves power lines

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

ISSAQUAH—In the past several months, wind and rain storms have left some Valley cities flooded and without power.

Riverview Lunch Menu

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

A look at school menus.

No litter bugs here, please

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

FALL CITY—Debbie Garrett thought her daughter Nicole was just entering another drawing contest — one of many in her short elementary school career.

A valiant prince charming

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

Food, fun and fanfare: Kate (Ariel Swatez) guards her heart against the charming Petruchio (Josh Hubanks) in Snoqualmie Middle School's rendition of "Taming of the Shrew." The play was part of the school's second annual Medieval Feast for seventh-grade students. Students got into the spirit of the times by creating their own costumes and decorations. There were also several artistic projects on display for family and friends to view. Guests were entertained by The Players in Shining Armor, King George's Dancers, Lord Snavely's Singers, Mistress Hubank's Bonfire Dances and the "Sword in the Stone" performed by Troupe d' Talmadge. Later, guests feasted on chicken, rolls, soup and cheese which they ate with their bare hands, of course.

School briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:15PM

News from various Valley schools and students.

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