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Fall City offers two Libertarians in 5th dist.

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:44AM

FALL CITY - While most voters will be wringing their hands this election season on which of the two major parties to throw their support behind, Fall City residents Keith Kemp and Beau Gunderson want to offer a third choice.

Puget Sound Energy to ask for 18% gas rate raise

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:44AM

BELLEVUE - Puget Sound Energy on Aug. 31 asked state regulators for permission to raise natural gas rates for its customers by 17.9 percent.

State school superintendent non-partisan race boasts six candidates

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:44AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - One of the biggest contested races likely to affect the Valley is the election for the position of the Superintendent of Public Instruction.

Culvert operation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:44AM

North Bend homeowner Paul Boman and Centurytel installer Jeff Walker watch as a load of debris is excavated on Ballarat Avenue last week. The road will be closed for several weeks as a large fish culvert is being installed. The culvert is a new design that features four natural skylights to illuminate the interior of the structure.

5th Legislative District primary races uncontested

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:44AM

KING COUNTY - Under the new state guidelines, voters in the primary will be allowed to vote only for partisan race candidates in the political party for which they choose on the ballot.

Laying an egg

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:44AM

Pete Battjes, pastor of North Bend Community Church, feeds his chickens leftover bread and fruit at his North Bend home. Battjes grew up on a 2,000-chicken egg ranch in Arcadia, Calif. and decided to raise chickens at his new home after moving to the Snoqualmie Valley several years ago.

Miller family reunion brings together decades of marital bliss

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:44AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - There are legends passed down in the Snoqualmie Valley involving loggers, fishermen, businessmen and farmers, but few stories center around the topic of love and commitment.

Snoqualmie Pass gets post office reprieve

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

SNOQUALMIE PASS -Relief is in sight for residents here without a post office.

Snoqualmie Pass gets post office reprieve

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

SNOQUALMIE PASS -Relief is in sight for residents here without a post office.

Tickets on sale now for Snoqualmie Valley Arts Live events

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Snoqualmie Valley Arts Live has another exciting series of six performances scheduled for its 12th season.

An 'Ace' employee leaves

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

Jody Adcox of Ace Hardware in North Bend, was presented with a lawn mower from owner Gordy Gaub recently. Adcox and her husband Jeep are moving to Haeuser, Idaho (population 298 ... er, 300). Adcox has been an employee at Ace since its opening.

Proposed regulations irk rural city council members

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Part of the proposed King County Comprehensive Plan update regarding the legal status of land lots is just one in a long list of the latest proposed policy changes that have irked several council members from the county's rural areas.

School year begins for Valley students

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

NORTH BEND - As Opstad Elementary School kindergarten teacher Tonya Coburn put the finishing touches on her room before the first day of class last week, she enjoyed the last few moments of peace.

Wildcats win Valley Cup

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

Mount Si won the annual battle with their cross-Valley rivals, Cedarcrest, 28-7. Red Wolves quarterback Jeff Eldred faces a stampeding Zach Bowen late in the game last Saturday. See more details on the sports page.

Did you know?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

This week marks a new feature in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. At the suggestion of Snoqualmie reader Jeremy Fursman, the Valley Record presents "Did you know?"

Tribe's first employee sees and makes history

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

CARNATION - Matt Mattson has experienced the historical significance of being the first employee of a nation.

Snoqualmie Council moves to add two members

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:43AM

SNOQUALMIE - The city of Snoqualmie has clarified some tentative dates made to add two new council positions.

North Bend council to revisit water issue on Sept. 21

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

NORTH BEND - A financial and procedural balancing act needed to bring the city out of a five-year construction moratorium due to lack of water rights is expected to approach a critical step next week.

Hair today, gone tomorrow

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

Mark Schecterson holds up a braid of hair that was just cut by Sarah Arnold at Renaissance Salon & Spa at the Ridge last week. Schecterson donated the hair to Locks of Love. Locks of Love is a nonprofit organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children under the age of 18 suffering from longterm hair loss due to medical treatments.

Flood monitoring station vandalized

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

TANNER - A flow-measuring station used to help alert residents of potential flood waters on the Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River has become a target for vandals.

Comment period opens for regional program funding

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

KING COUNTY - The Rural Town Centers and Corridors program is scheduled to receive an additional $2 million from the Puget Sound Regional Council.

Working the field

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

Chouapao Cha mows down weeds on a vegetable farm in Fall City last week. Cha moved to the United States from Laos in 1979 and currently owns a landscaping business that finds him working in the Valley regularly.

Ridge neighborhood honors Tanner Jeans

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

SNOQUALMIE - Max Gibbs of Snoqualmie received a phone call and heard a helicopter within seconds of each other on June 23.

Snoqualmie City Council revisits options for community center

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie community center project, which failed to gain voter-approved funding in 2002, could be making a comeback.

Swedish and Overlake look to open Issaquah hospitals

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 11:42AM

ISSAQUAH - As water dripped from the corners of a rain-soaked tent last week, Swedish Medical Center Vice President Kevin Brown officially unveiled the group's plans to build a free-standing emergency room in a business park near Lake Sammamish State Park.

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