Story Archives

Archive Results — 21426 thru 21450 of about 23100 items

State auditor cites school district for not holding public meeting

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:56AM

SNOQUALMIE - A Washington State Auditor's report of the Snoqualmie Valley School District issued May 27 found that the district did not hold the proper public meeting for gathering input on the spending of Initiative 728 funds.

Greenway Days comes again to Meadowbrook Farm

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:56AM

Kyla Lindberg of Snoqualmie jumps rope at Meadowbrook Farm during Greenway Days on June 11. Visitors to the farm were able to interact with the Oregon Trail Travelers, a group of families from around the Northwest who depict what life might have been like along the Oregon Trail. This was the second year the conservation organization Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust has made the farm one of the stops for Greenway Days. The event, which had festivities at Meadowbook for two of its three days, celebrated preserved open spaces along the Interstate-90 corridor.

McCullough gets send off from thankful Valley

  • Jun 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 10:56AM

Rich McCullough, left, gets a note from Kiwanian Jim Gildersleeve at McCullough's retirement party held last Saturday at Mount Si HIgh School. McCullough will be taking a teaching job at Western Washington University and Gildersleeve wanted to make sure he knew of the various Kiwanis clubs in the area.
McCullough, who steps down on July 1, had approximately 125 well-wishers in attendance. McCullough, and his wife Rissa Wabaunsee, will be moving to the Bellingham area this summer.

Brownies become Scouts in ceremony

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

The members of Daisy Troop 1680 participated in a ceremony on June 1 in which they advanced to become Brownie level Scouts. When the girls crossed the bridge, three older Brownie Scouts helped them put on their new uniforms and welcomed them to the next level of Scouting.
On the bridge, left to right (new Brownie Scouts) are Emily Creed, Maggie Chouinard, Anne Spellman, Sarah Tedeschi, Madisyn Miller and Kirsten Hayes. Kneeling on grass, left to right, are Kyley Hayes, Jordan Tedeschi and Lauren Creed.

North Bend couple has lived a life less ordinary

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

NORTH BEND - James Marshall and Patricia King Martin retired this month from their jobs as teachers at the North Bend Montessori.

Snoqualmie set to take over 158-acre park

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

The City of Snoqualmie is about to get a little roomier.
King County will hand over 158 acres of undeveloped county park property near Meadowbrook Farm.

Local youth hit by car in street

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

A 12-year-old boy was hit by a car while crossing North Bend Way at the cross walk near Southeast Orchard Street last Tuesday at 3:25 p.m.

A watchful eye

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

With the help of Officer Michel Bos of the Pacific Police Department, Megan Weber, age 5 from Snoqualmie, carefully maneuvers her bicycle training wheel around a foam rock at the Tanner Jeans Memorial Bike Rodeo held this past weekend at Community Park in Snoqualmie.
The rodeo, organized by the Snoqualmie Police Department, focused teaching children bicycle safety tips using an obstacle course.
Tanner Jeans, a Snoqualmie youth, was killed last year while riding his bicycle near his Snoqualmie Ridge home. The event was free with donations accepted for the Tanner Jeans Memorial Foundation to support future events.

Graduates on their way

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

The 61st graduation of Mount Si High School was a night of beginnings and endings.

Two Rivers sends 10 into the world

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

Two Rivers School graduated 10 seniors on an emotional Wednesday night last week as a standing-room only crowd of relatives and friends swelled with pride.

CSSV's name changes to encompass more needs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

NORTH BEND - Encompass.
The word itself means to surround or envelop; to include; to accomplish or achieve.

Cities battle it out

  • Jun 23, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 10:55AM

North Bend city staff members, from left to right, Loretta Rodni, Kym Smith and Elena Montgomery, cheered on their team at the first-annual, "Bureaucrat Bash" softball game at Centennial Fields in Snoqualmie last week. The game featured North Bend city staff versus Snoqualmie city staff and ended with a final score of 15-4 in favor of North Bend. Smith jokingly attributed the North Bend win to the team's colorful Hawaiian shirts. After the game both teams ate hotdogs, and the winners were awarded a plaque.

ACE is the place for helping hands

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:54AM

Last week over 40 volunteers from the community joined the North Bend ACE Hardware store staff in remodeling the Mount Si Helping Hands food bank located next to the North Bend Community Church. ACE Hardware donated $5,000 in materials for the project along with several other donations from local busiensses.
Lou Manfredini, the ACE spokesman and fix-it guru, helps Jack Mathwig, on the ladder, along with Valerie King, right, install a light fixture.

Tables turned on nurse who overcomes cancer

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:54AM

As a nurse, Cathy Westerlund, 51, never figured she'd be sitting in the waiting room as a patient. But in April of 2004 she found a lump and was diagnosed with breast cancer.

City artwork dedicated

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:54AM

The city of Snoqualmie recently dedicated the new artwork located at the new Snoqualmie Fire Station.

Local artist finishes Fall City sculpture

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:54AM

FALL CITY - There's a new sculpture in place in Fall City's Totem Pole Garden. "Precious Moments," a poignant piece of public artwork, was revealed during the recent Fall City Days on June 18. It was crafted by local Valley artist Victor White.

Local student injured,

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:54AM

A Mount Si High School freshman is in serious condition after hitting his head on rocks Monday, June 20, at the Blue Hole, a popular swimming spot on the Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River.

Carnation cowgirls compete in regional dairy fair

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:54AM

Cassidy Will, Tara Beyerlin and Mackenzie Will are members of the Carnation Clippers 4-H Club who participated in the Enumclaw Spring Dairy Youth Fair. The girls purchased their heifers from Carnation Farms.

Local couple moving to Ethiopia

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:54AM

Mike and Janelle McCarty, both 30, along with their 1-year-old daughter, Carolee, will be moving to Dembi Dollo, Ethiopia, in August to work as missionaries for three years.

Festival is victim of theft

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:53AM

Who would foil the fun of a festival?
Unknown suspects with a weakness for free T-shirts, that's who.

Wall gets council nod

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:53AM

Kingston Wall was appointed to fill position No. 4 on the Snoqualmie City Council Monday night.

Former Mount Si student wins award

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:53AM

Megan Kowalski, a 2003 Mount Si High School graduate, just finished her associate of arts and sciences transfer degree from Bellevue Community College (BCC) last week, complete with honors and a grade point average of 3.6.

Profitable donation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:53AM

Mike Patterson of Mike's Cascade Grill on Snoqualmie Ridge donated a percentage of his opening day profits to the Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation (SVSF). Pictured is Roberta McFarland, president of SVSF, receiving a check from Patterson.

The Fagans, always on the run

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:53AM

NORTH BEND - Marty, 42, and Chris, 40, Fagan love to run. The husband and wife ultra-marathoners met on a mountaintop in Alaska in 1998 and fell madly in love.

Election season will be busy in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:53AM

SNOQUALMIE - It may be the election of the century ... in Snoqualmie, anyway.

Read the Jun 24
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.