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City Council approves Ridge's Phase II plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:05PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie City Council last week unanimously approved the second phase to a development that has forever changed the face of the city and will add thousands of new citizens once it's completed.

Councilwoman ready to contribute to Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:05PM

SNOQUALMIE - When Maria Henriksen and her husband visited Snoqualmie in 1998, they knew they were in trouble.

Bite of the Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:05PM

North Bend City Councilwoman Karen Tavenner and Mayor Ken Hearing sample the goods at the annual Bite of the Valley event last week. Sponsored by the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce, the event features local vendors doling out delicious food fare.

Valley residents receive first crack at Thomas tickets

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:05PM

The Northwest Railway Museum has negotiated a special 10-day pre-sale period from April 9 through 18, during which Snoqualmie Valley residents may purchase advance Day Out with Thomas tickets.

Drunk driving arrest process costly

  • Apr 8, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:05PM

Every week I read police reports from the Snoqualmie Police Department.

In bloom

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

Kelli Bybee, assistant manager at Well's Farm and Nursery in Fall City, arranges a recent shipment of flowers. Nurseries around the Valley are revving up for the rush of spring gardeners.

Tree planting

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

Sgt. Luke Vilsmeyer of the Army's 173rd Airborne Brigade plants a tree at Fall City Elementary last month. Vilsmeyer, a Fall City native who graduated from Mount Si High School in 1998, was visiting his old school while on leave from operations in Iraq. He visited students at the school who had been in contact with him while he was abroad. He planted a tree in honor of all Fall City students who have served in the military.

Tollgate revamp plan nears approval

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

NORTH BEND - The Valley needs more ball fields.
That was the overriding sentiment at a public hearing held at the North Bend City Council meeting April 6 regarding the proposed revamp plan of the central meadow of Tollgate Farm.

Council process upsets Garcia

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

NORTH BEND - A City Council member is concerned that a recent vote that shot down the chances of a man employed in the Valley from serving on a volunteer commission sends a message to the public that to become involved in the process, you mustn't disagree with the group's opinions.

Falls plant powers up

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

PSE receives water certification

Check out these eggs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

Arthur Wallace, 5, and Jaiden Willis, 4, examine their take at the North Bend Moose Lodge Easter Egg Hunt last week. The mad dash took place at Si View Community Center.

Sunset Garage ordinance tabled

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

NORTH BEND - City Council members decided to postpone a vote regarding an ordinance that would have offered financial incentives to a property owner to fix his damaged downtown building.

Bob Ashby, respected Valley schools supporter passes away

  • Apr 15, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:04PM

NORTH BEND - When Bob Ashby entered a room, people were greeted with a sudden burst of energy, humor and good will.

Curves donates food

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:03PM

Curves for Women owners David and Sherry Saucedo (left), along with employees Tammy Pieretti and Nicole Anderson, show off a portion of the more than 1,200 pounds of food they gathered for North Bend's Helping Hands Food Bank last week.

District helps Tribe

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:03PM

Snoqualmie Valley School District Food Services Supervisor Pat Reilly talks with Snoqualmie Tribe Vice Chair Mary Ann Hinzman while Randy Pribbernow drops off food outside the Tribe's food bank storage unit in Carnation. Children at the district's schools gathered food for the food bank, which serves all residents of the Valley.
For information on how to help out the food bank, contact Hinzman at (425) 471-3190.

Charles Oliver, first SES principal, passes away

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:03PM

SNOQUALMIE - To his former students and colleagues, Charles Oliver was a devoted educator who supervised Snoqualmie Elementary School for 19 years.

Parking to be strictly enforced in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:03PM

Due to the increase in population, city officials feel that parking has become a serious concern for the citizens of Snoqualmie. In recognition of safety issues, the city will be enforcing two laws in regards to parking:

Voters to decide fate of Fall City fire levy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:03PM

FALL CITY - In an effort to fund increased service levels and ensure the safety of Fall City residents, King County Fire District 27 commissioners are proposing the first levy lid increase in more than 20 years.

Proposed rules could limit private land use

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:03PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Snoqualmie Valley residents will get a chance to voice their opinion on a proposed update to the King County Comprehensive Plan that has some property owners concerned the new rules could severely limit the use of their land.

Valley hospital on the road to health

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:03PM

SNOQUALMIE - After a hard year of setbacks for the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, its superintendent has said the dust is starting to settle and it is being swept away for a new future.

Council expected to approve new traffic plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:02PM

NORTH BEND - Though the thought of a giant concrete circle that substitutes as a traffic signal might not keep the majority of residents awake at night, the issue became the hot topic of the city's latest traffic plan update that started in October.

New KCLS Snoqualmie library likely to come in 2009

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:02PM

SNOQUALMIE - The King County Library System's (KCLS) timeline to open a new library in Snoqualmie had been set to as late as 2009.

Light-hearted humor for heavy political times

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:02PM

SNOQUALMIE - About a year ago, Joe Weisnewski couldn't take it any more.
So he started singing.

Lowland lake fishing season opens April 24

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:02PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Although Jan. 1 might be the start of the new year for many, it's the third weekend in April that fisherman consider the true holiday. On April 24 the lowland lake fishing season officially begins in Washington.

Theater begins cleanup

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:02PM

Restoration of the Snoqualmie Falls Forest Theater is finally underway. Work to remove felled trees and repair damage as the result of a Dec. 4, 2003, windstorm began earlier this month. Many of the felled trees were in excess of 116 years old. Pictured is Rick Trombley felling a Western Red Cedar.

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