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Elementary schools move to trimester

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:52PM

SNOQUALMIE _ In the Snoqualmie Valley School District's continuing challenge to provide better education to the students of the Valley, all of the elementary schools will pilot a trimester schedule next year.

Briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:52PM

School briefs from Valley students and schools.

Fishin' frenzy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:52PM

Untangling lines: With the kids a bit disinterested at the momen Sean Absher pulls out a line to check the bait. Last weekend was the annual Mount Si Fish and Game Club Fishing Derby. Young anglers lined the banks of Kimball Creek for a chance to hook "Larry Lunker." The kids, from left to right, are Cheyenne Littlejohn, (7); Katelyn Absher, (7); and Riley Absher, (3). Watch next week's paper for a list of derby winners.

Nice Ride

  • May 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 2:52PM

Hot rod fundraiser: Trevor Stewart of Chaplin's Chevrolet, Buick, Oldsmobile of North Bend and Snoqualmie Middle School Principal Jack McCullough shake hands over a pedal car donated by the dealership for this year's SMS Car Show. The event is also co-sponsored by the Parent/Teacher/Student Association with proceeds going to the school's enrichment program. The event is May 20 at SMS with food, prizes and the SMS Jazz Band performing. Raffle tickets for the pedal car can be purchased at the school for $1. To enter a car in the show, stop by the school's office and pick up a registration form.

Floyd Remlinger Farm: Friend of the Corn Lover

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

Pages Past - Reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record Aug. 15, 1968.

Irons wants to cut $4 million from Three Forks plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

SEATTLE _ King County Councilman David Irons has proposed an amendment that limits development in the controversial Three Forks Natural Area and shaves more than $4 million from the project's price tag.

Snoqualmie Council seees retail shops as city's savior

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

SNOQUALMIE _ The Snoqualmie City Council aims to capture the tourist trade and boost the town's economy by requiring 75 percent of businesses on Railroad Avenue to be retail-based.

Christmas comes early for a Snoqualmie woman

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

About 30 men and women armed with rakes, lawnmowers, hammers and clippers invaded the property of 83-year-old Nova Reed last week as part of the nationwide campaign called Christmas in April.

Influenza protocol saves Senior's lives.

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

NORTH BEND _ Four years ago the influenza virus spread through the Mount Si Transitional Health Center and killed 13 of its 90 residents.

Man being held for bank robbery

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

SEATTLE — The man who allegedly robbed the Fall City branch of the Sno-Falls Credit Union last November is being held without bail at the Federal Detention Center in Sea-Tac.

CKMS Honor roll

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

Super students from Chief Kanim Middle School.

Briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

News from Valley schools and scholars.

Center stage

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

Fantastic performers: Mount Si's Drama Department put on quite a performance last week, featuring "Guys and Dolls." The story is based in New York City and revolves around crapshooters, night club dancers and inner city mIssions. The cast did a stellar job with their characters and the singing was comparable to any Broadway play.

On tour

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:51PM

Old-fashioned newspapering: Kim Foster's first-grade class from Mountain View School took the big tour of the Valley Record and Falls Printing operations last week. The tour focused on story ideas, fact vs. fiction and photography. In the print shop, Bart Kelly talked about printing, showing how the presses work.

Snoqualmie Branch Library has crowd present for opening day

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

Pages Past - Reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record May 9, 1946.

Say goodbye to D&M Auto

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

NORTH BEND — Anyone who needs an oil filter or a socket wrench had better hurry up because D & M Auto parts in North Bend is closing.

EF&R in turmoil

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

ISSAQUAH _ Many events have taken place in the last two weeks that have made the future uncertain for Eastside Fire & Rescue, the organization that provides fire services for a large portion of the Valley.

Habitat for Humanity to build 50 homes on Ridge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

SNOQUALMIE _ Low-income families will soon be able to own homes on Snoqualmie Ridge.

Lasting Legacy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

An Earth-friendly reminder: The fifth-grade students at Opstad Elementary accomplished two tasks at the same time when they donated a sequoia to the school. The students celebrated Earth Day 2000 and left a lasting legacy from the class of 2007. Class representatives were chosen to read their poems aloud during the dedication ceremony. Those students were Beth Barrus, Ian Erickson, Kaylin Mayhew, Kirsten Mills, Tephra Brune, Kathryn McFarland and Garrett Morck. Fifth-grader Kirsten Mills recited her poem while Principal John Jester held the bullhorn so that all the children could hear.

Final stretch for subarea plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

FALL CITY _ After two years of planning, writing and revising, the King County Council is scheduled to vote on the proposed Fall City Subarea Plan on May 15.

Man killed in trench

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

FALL CITY _ State Department of Labor and Industry officials shut down the construction of The Members Club of Aldarra earlier this week after an accident killed one worker and left another seriously injured.

Briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

Briefs from Valley scholars and schools.

New Gear

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

Easier breathing: Fall City Fire District #27 recently acquired new oxygen bottles and breathing apparatus as an upgrade of their older equipment. The bottles, which weigh nearly three pounds less than the old ones, are made of a carbon-fiber material. They also hold 50 percent more air for a maximum period of 45 minutes; wheras the old bottles only held 30 minutes' worth of air. Checking the air pack is Patrick Ledoux, with Eric Kuehlthau kneeling and Kirk Nordlund checking water valves.

Valley Rifle Club announces plans for new outdoor range

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

Pages Past - Reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record May 16, 1946.

Snoqualmie Ridge road extension denied

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:50PM

SNOQUALMIE — At the end of an emotionally charged workshop last Wednesday, Snoqualmie City Councilmembers denied an application to extend Southeast Douglas Street.

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