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Honoring American Heroes

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:48PM

Standing tall and proud: Glen Hamerly of Cle Elum (left) along with members of the VFW Post #9476 and American Legion Post #79 firing squad honored the many men and women who died while defending the country. The groups held memorial services over the Memorial Day weekend at Preston, Fall City, North Bend cemeteries and Mount Si High School. During the memorial ceremony, a prayer was said for the veterans, the colors were presented and taps was played. Two memorial wreaths were also placed at the cemeteries to commemorate the event. A community luncheon was held at the VFW Post Home in Meadowbrook after the ceremonies.

Meadowbrook Bridge to lose two-lane status

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:48PM

SNOQUALMIE _ The historic Meadowbrook Bridge will soon be able to carry a full load once the county implements some much-needed improvements to the 79-year-old bridge.

Two teachers receive Gates' foundation grants

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:48PM

Two teachers from the Snoqualmie Valley School District were among the 1,000 other Washington educators chosen to participate in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's Teacher Leadership Project (TLP).

Tolt Church installs memorial marker

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:48PM

A two-ton rock briefly hung over the offices of Tolt Congregational United Church of Christ in Carnation on Tuesday, May 23, as a crane maneuvered it into place in the church's memorial garden.

Briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:48PM

A look at Valley schools and scholars.

'Birdie' chirps a great tune

  • Jun 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 2:48PM

Amazing performance: Chief Kanim Middle School is putting on their performance of "Bye Bye Birdie," a musical written by Michael Stewart, Charles Strouse and Lee Adams. (Above) From left to right are Brandon Peterson, playing Albert Perterson; John Butler playing Conrad Birdie; and Rosie Sypher, playing Rose Alvarez. The story is based on a teenage singing idol who is heading to the military and the many admirers along his journey. The singing is comparable to any professional performance and the costuming and acting are top-notch as well.

The play continues this Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m with two performances on Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m.

Over 100 students put together the performance under the direction of Connie S. Bauer with music direction by Tina Worthington and dance direction by Julie Dance.

The Railroad Cafe: They don't make em like this anymore

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

Reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record - June 7, 1990.

Arsonist strikes city hall

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

NORTH BEND — North Bend's City Hall, which is housed in the same building as the fire department, was set on fire at approximately 11 p.m. on Monday, May 29. The building suffered an estimated $5,000 in damage, officials said.

New faces at the Valley Record

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

SNOQUALMIE — When you walk in to the Valley Record to pay your bill or submit a heartfelt letter to the editor, you will see two new smiling faces.

Community parking area planned for North Bend

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

NORTH BEND — For commuters who ride the bus, the days of driving to another town's Park and Ride could be coming to an end.

Ka-boom in Carnation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

Hold your ears: Carnation was under fire last Friday when members of the Washington Civil War Association shot their cannon (unloaded, of course) in the playground at Carnation Elementary. The demonstration was part of the school's Civil War Re-enactment day, sponsored by the Carnation PTSA and Carnation ASB. Students were able to tour a Union and Confederate camp and hospital tent, talk with the troops and learn military drills and exercises. Students of room 139 treated the troops to fried okra, potato salad, fried chicken and iced tea.

Volunteers promote healthy homes in the Valley.

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

When North Bend resident Kelly Whitcomb's son's asthma began to flare up, the mother of four was determined to find the cause of the problem.

Tips to kee you home allergy free

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

Ways to make your home allergy free

Snoqualmie explores neighborhood vision

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

SNOQUALMIE _ If Snoqualmie were sectioned off into neighborhoods, then it could be broken up into eight distinct areas that the Snoqualmie Planning Department has named Maskrod's Corner, Kimball Creek, Greek Streets, Downtown, Railroad West, Meadowbrook, Northern and Snoqualmie Ridge.

Near tragedy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

Fast rescue: Three people were injured last Friday during a one-car accident along State Route 203 near Southeast Third Street in Fall City, according to the Washington State Patrol. Carnation resident Jill Reasoner, 33, and her daughters Miranda, 4, and Lydia, 2, were airlifted to Harborview Medical Center for treatment. Jill, who is 8-months pregnant, was treated for neck and back injuries, and her daughters were treated for minor head injuries. The two girls were released from Harborview on the same day. Jill was transferred to the University of Washington Medical Center; however, officials would not comment on her status. Fall City Fire Capt. Ken Larson said the 1992 Chevrolet van was heading southbound along State Route 203 when it crossed over to the other lane and hit a guardrail. The van then veered back to the southbound lane, drove over the side of the road, struck a tree and landed on its side.

Slimy scene

  • Jun 15, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 2:47PM

Slow race: Claire Larsen (left) and Alexis watch as a banana slug crosses the finish line in last week's slug race at the Snoqualmie Library. Slugs from all over the Upper Valley participated in the thoroughbred event with their owners looking on. Rain didn't dampen the event, which also featured Laurirae Sweetland doing storytelling and creative movement.

PWI initiates falls crossing wildlife survey

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46PM

SNOQUALMIE _ Even though most of the remaining studies on Falls Crossing are on hold, developer Puget Western Inc. (PWI) announced that they have begun the wildlife habitat study that will be required if their development plan moves forward.

Farm Shed dedication this Friday

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46PM

Pages Past - reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record June 28, 1990.

Golf classic a hole in one for charities

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46PM

SNOQUALMIE _ The power of competition between two football coaches can yield great games, but this past weekend, the efforts of two former coaches produced greenbacks for charity on the greens of the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge Golf Club.

Local woman saves pets

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46PM

SNOQUALMIE — Coco the Shih Tzu only had one eye.

But that didn't stop 8-year-old Nina Kato from scooping up the little dog in her arms and adopting her on the spot.

Arenth rises to the top of the class

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46PM

SNOQUALMIE _ For Mount Si High senior Malia Arenth being named valedictorian was not on her Things to do While in High School list.

SVSD retirees say goodbye to students and staff

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46PM

SNOQUALMIE — As another school year comes to a close, students and staff are already counting the days until their summer vacation begins.

Local doctor gives the gift of sight

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46PM

With 7,000 pairs of eye glasses stashed in their luggage, about a dozen doctors and staff members set off to Mexico to give the gift of sight to people who might never have seen a clear day in their lives.

School briefs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:45PM

News from Valley scholars and schools.

Outstanding students

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:45PM

They step up to the challenge: Snoqualmie Middle School May students of the month are (back) Michael Montgomery, Beth Goldsmith and Carmen Dunford; (front) Chip Delurme, Allyson Rosman and Megan Lankelis. Not pictured are Amber Harrington and Jason Smith.

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