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Area residents confront King County Council members on hot topics

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

The citizens of rural King County were not happy campers Sept. 25 at the Metropolitan King County Council meeting at the Girl Scout Camp River Ranch in Carnation.

School board preps for big levy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

The Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors is nearing a decision on a proposed levy increase to build a new high school and elementary school in the Valley. Board members held a public hearing Thursday, Sept. 28, and plan to be ready to vote at their next meeting Oct. 12 so staff can begin preparing a resolution to put to voters in February.

Idol dreaming

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

Valley teen auditions in Seattle at national television show tryouts

Students model fashions

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

Mount Si DECA students strike a pose. On Sept. 16, they participated in Macy's Shop for a Cause at Bellevue Square, modeling fashions, handbags, jewelry and shoes. Pictured from left to right are Elisha Davis; Alyssa Holihoke; Marcella Martinsons; Kathy Tonahill, manager of Macy's handbags and accessories department; MacKenzie Ortego; and Chelsea Heffernan.
Mount Si DECA will host a fashion show Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. in the commons area at Mount Si High School, 8651 Meadowbrook Way S.E., Snoqualmie. The show will feature fashions from Macy's, Cache, Zumiez and formal wear from the Bellevue Men's Wearhouse. Refreshments will be served.

Man dies while hiking Iron Horse Trail

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

A North Bend man died Sept. 25 after a fall from a cliff on the Iron Horse Trail.

Mayors share concerns about urban growth

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

King County is growing at an alarming rate. That was the overwhelming sentiment expressed by the mayors of Snoqualmie, North Bend, Carnation and Duvall at the round-table discussion during the Metropolitan King County Council meeting Sept. 25.

Area man trains to become Coast Guard guardian

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

After weeks of commercial previews and advertisements, a lot of people have at least heard of the movie "The Guardian" starring Kevin Costner and Ashton Kutcher.

Area man trains to become Coast Guard guardian

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

After weeks of commercial previews and advertisements, a lot of people have at least heard of the movie "The Guardian" starring Kevin Costner and Ashton Kutcher.

The big cover-up

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

Cascade Covenant Church recently donated 12 quilts to the Encompass preschool program for families in need. Pictured, left to right, are Paula Nelson, family support specialist; Nancy Whitaker, director; Cheryl Chow; Grace Lord; JoAnn Stringfellow and Cedric Duty, president of Encompass. The church's quilting group made the quilts.

Valley Record to plan redesign

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:07AM

In the coming weeks and months, we here at the Snoqualmie Valley Record will be planning a redesign of the newspaper.

Realtors raise more than donations

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

A large hot air balloon rises above Snoqualmie Ridge Saturday, Sept. 16, as part of a fundraiser for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Winds were too stiff to give any, rides but dozens turned out for the event, which also featured cookies and clowns. Scott Friedman's RE/MAX real estate agency on Snoqualmie Ridge, sponsored the event.

Pianist Walt Wagner opens SVAL season

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

Snoqualmie Valley Arts Live (SVAL) has another exciting series of performances scheduled for its 14th season.
It opens Sunday, Oct. 22, with a performance by pianist Walt Wagner.

Woman hits the road for cancer

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

Debbie Givens loves to run. She also loves helping people, and so she combined the two passions into one activity - raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training (TNT) program.

Walk to school raises awareness for diabetes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

Walking is fun, even in the rain. Dozens of Cascade View Elementary School students, teachers, administrators and parents walked to school Friday, Oct. 6, to raise awareness for diabetes.

Rural changes approved to foster business

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

King County adopted new laws Oct. 1 that increase opportunities for residents of rural areas to use their land for home-based businesses as part of the 2006 update to the King County Comprehensive Plan.

North Bend mulls impact fees

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

North Bend's school impact development fees are woefully outdated. City leaders will discuss updating them at their next work session Oct. 24 when they also address updating development fees for fire protection. Both were on the City Council's agenda Oct. 3 and were tabled for discussion in the work session.

Money dedicated to ending homelessness

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

More than 200 low-income, homeless individuals and their families will be able to move into stable housing and receive the services they need to maintain that housing thanks to an innovative partnership between the Seattle Housing Authority, the King County Housing Authority and King County.

State grants to improve trails

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

Several area trails will receive upgrades thanks to money provided by the state Interagency Committee for Outdoor Recreation, which recently awarded $1.5 million in grants for backcountry trails.

Valley making great strides toward a cure

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

Participants raised more than $35,000 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Maple Valley man dies in rollover wreck on route 18

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

A Maple Valley man died Oct. 7 in a single-vehicle roll-over wreck on Highway 18.

Old building to hold new North Bend office

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

Many people may have noticed the workmen outside the green building on the corner of state Route 202 and North Bend Way. They've been painting the signs for the new and improved Maguire Hill Real Estate offices.

Raising spirits

  • Oct 12, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 10:06AM

The Valley's first clothing bank, The Gift of Apparel, opened last month in Snoqualmie to serve the community.

Valley native to read latest novel at North Bend library

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:05AM

Residents of North Bend will receive a literary treat Oct. 17 when Snoqualmie Valley native Matt Briggs reads his latest novel "Shoot the Buffalo" at the North Bend library at 7 p.m.

Stop light removal increased congestion

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:05AM

Commuters driving on eastbound Highway 18 near Interstate 90 may experience longer delays and backups than usual.

Student muralists decorate Fall City wall

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:05AM

A passerby admires the new mural at Art Park along state Route 202 in Fall City. The artwork was completed by two Snoqualmie Valley middle school students, Collin Van Slyke of Snoqualmie Middle School and Becky Orcutt of Chief Kanim Middle School, under the guidance of a area artist Kayo Bishop.

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