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One arrives, one departs

  • Jan 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 3:06PM

Standing on ceremony: Fire District 38 commissioner Bill Weber, above, congratulates departing commissioner Gerry Prior and presents him with a plaque during January's FD38 meeting, held Wednesday, Jan. 5, at the North Bend Depot. Right, new commissioner Ron Pedee takes the oath of office.

County proposes rezoning of rural properties

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

Late in December the King County Office of Regional Policy and Planning (ORPP) issued a notice to numerous residents of the county, including several in the Snoqualmie Valley, of proposed zoning changes.

Property taxes rise

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

SNOQUALMIE - Snoqualmie residents got a rude surprise last week when King County Assessor Scott Noble released this year's property tax increase figures.

Exchange students share world views

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

SNOQUALMIE — For an entire school year, Mount Si High students will be able to meet and learn from three ambassadors from foreign countries.

School offers one-stop job-shop service

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

DUVALL — All around the Lower Valley teens were letting out a corporate complaint: "We don't have any money!" That was until the Lower Valley Youth Programs (LVYP) launched the Teen Job Bank last fall to help match local businesses and residents with available youths.

Grant boosts technology

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

Thanks for the grant: Carnation Elementary received a $4,000 grant from the Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation. The money will be used to purchase equipment for the school's computer lab. On hand to receive the check were (L to R) Principal Jim Jordan, third-grade student Marie Neumann, ASB advisor Betty Rich, PTSA president Chuck Johnson, PTSA member Andrew Neumann and Tim Wandler of Weyerhaeuser.

Mount Si senior is a teen Spielberg

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

His name might not easily be recognized or remembered, but Paul Gordon's achievements are something no one can easily forget.

Openings for Multi-Age Program

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

The Riverview School District Alternative and Extended Learning Programs, K-12, is now accepting applications for the Eagle Rock K-5 Multi-Age Program.

School board honored this month

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:05PM

The Snoqualmie Valley School District (SVSD) is joining the other 14,885 school districts throughout the United States in celebrating January as "School Board Recognition Month."

Riverview Elementary Schools

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

School menu

Valley boasts top Cougs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

Nine Valley residents were named to the Washington State University President's Honor Roll for academic excellence.

On the streets

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

Upper-Valley apparatus: Eastside Fire & Rescue recently added a new aid unit to the North Bend fire station. Left to right are Jason Lee, Michael Cambern, Robert Butterfield and Ron McOsker. The unit is a 1999 Ford chassis with a refurbished box. Using the refurbished box saved taxpayers $40,000 over a new unit. P>Latest in the Lower Valley: Fall City Firefighter Ken Larson stands beside District #27's new aid unit. The 1999 E-450 van-cab diesel replaces a late 1970s Ford that will be surplused. The new unit is bigger and faster than the department's other unit with both ready to roll at any time.

SMS construction on track

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

Beautiful view: Workers from Babbitt and Neumann, General Contractors, are busy on the remodel of Snoqualmie Middle School. The project, scheduled to be completed by August 15, 2000, appears to be on schedule. The remodel is part of the building upgrade levy which passed in 1997. The cost of modernizing SMS is approximately $4.6 million excluding design, architectural and engineering fees.

Several afraid that 'Ted' may be a local resident

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

Pages Past - Reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record, March 20, 1975.

Debate heats up over Community Center

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

SNOQUALMIE _ Longtime Valley residents fondly remember the old community center at the now long gone mill town of Snoqualmie Falls. The historic old wood structure _ which came down in the early 1970s _ helped to unite the company town, giving its residents a focal point for meetings and recreational activities.

County proposes major rezoning of rural areas

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

CARNATION _ Late in December the King County Office of Regional Policy and Planning (ORPP) issued a notice to numerous residents of the county, including several in the Snoqualmie Valley, of proposed zoning changes.

Riverview says it's time to finish arts center

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

DUVALL — It's easy to assume that Cedarcrest High's performing arts center is a state-of-the-art facility filled with plush seats and ruby red drapes. But that aura is only an illusion because the auditorium was never finished when the school opened in 1993.

Tax dollars in action

  • Jan 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 3:04PM

Buses on the go: Thanks to a transportation levy passed by Riverview School District voters several years ago, the district was able to buy six new buses for the students. Bus 48, driven by Sue Loder, picks up students at Carnation Elementary School. Loder is thrilled that she was chosen to drive the new bus. Number 48, along with the 25 other buses in the fleet, will travel approximately 22,000 miles in one school year.

Residents still fighting Duvall mine

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:03PM

DUVALL — About 140 residents were quickly schooled last week on the process the proposed Duvall Mine must go through before it can begin operating.

Performing Arts Center levy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:03PM

A look at the numbers.

Road plan goes in circles

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:03PM

DUVALL — It seemed as if a solution to the traffic congestion near State Route 203 and Northeast 124th Street was just around the bend, but a lack of funding halted all hopes of relief.

CLIP slots open

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:03PM

Teens who have dropped out of high school can enroll in the Riverview School District's Contracted Learning Individualized Program (CLIP) to earn credits or a diploma.

Millennium project helps others

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:03PM

It started out as a math project to celebrate the year 2000. Students in Gena Meyer's first-grade class at Opstad Elementary began by reading for 2,000 seconds, (33 1/3 minutes) making a chain with 2,000 links and collecting 2,000 pennies.

Riverview Elementary menus

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:03PM

Whats on the menu

Battle of the bands

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 3:03PM

It's coming! Cedarcrest High will present the Battle of the Bands from 6 p.m. to midnight on Jan. 29 in the commons.

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