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County may ban trans fats; require labeling

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

People in King County aren't eating healthily enough, so the King County Board of Health is considering regulating restaurants to help improve their diets.

Thomas toots into town

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

The bright blue smile of storybook favorite Thomas the Tank Engine mirrored the smiles of thousands of children in Snoqualmie July 13-15 for the Northwest Railway Museum's annual Day Out with Thomas event.

Valley Relay raises $70k

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

Walking for "hope," hundreds of Valley residents, cancer survivors, friends and family marched in the Snoqualmie Valley Relay for Life, held Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15, at Centennial Fields.

Beating the heat

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

With the mercury rising to the top of thermometers this summer, the Snoqualmie Tribe and the Mount Si Senior Center are providing spaces for locals to cool off.

Soil under pressure

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

The 29,000,000-pound mound of dirt at River Street and Maple Avenue in Snoqualmie stands high enough that the bulldozers cruising around on top of it are well above head height.

County to ban trans fats; require labeling

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

The King County Board of Health approved measures July 19 to ban artificial trans fats in county restaurants and require chain restaurants to add health information to menus.

North Bend, District 38 renew EFR conract

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

North Bend and Fire District No. 38 both signed onto a seven-year agreement with Eastside Fire and Rescue.

Fall City UAC discussion heats up

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

A proposal to form an Urban Area Council for the Fall City area has begun to polarize the rural community.
A group of 50 Fall City residents gathered Wednesday, July 18, at Chief Kanim Middle School to weigh the pros and cons.
Supporters say the council would give the area a conduit to King County. Opponents say it's not needed and wouldn't help anyway.

New library to open August 1

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

Walk into the new King County Library branch on Snoqualmie Ridge, and you'll notice the wall of glass that gives a dramatic view of Mount Si.

On the air in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

Broadcasting from a trailer in downtown Snoqualmie Friday, July 20, radio morning show host Ichabod Caine of 94.1 KMPS-FM interviews Dan Martinez of Snoqualmie Chainsaw Carvers Depot (reflected in the mirror). Martinez and his fellow chainsaw carvers presented Caine and his wife and producer, Scallops, with several unique gifts. Once a month, KMPS broadcasts from a different Washington community.

Snoqualmie siren to get new life downtown

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

Snoqualmie's signature noon siren has a new home and is closer than ever to sounding again.

Power plans

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

Puget Sound Energy doesn't want to change what it's doing at the company's Snoqualmie Falls power plant, just how it'll be done.

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital opposes Swedish in Issaquah

  • Jul 31, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 9:36AM

Valley residents may not pay property tax for the planned 175-bed Swedish Medical Center hospital in Issaquah.

Starting Saturday, Snoqualmie siren to sound again

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

Downtown Snoqualmie's historic noon siren will soon sound again.
Just in time for Railroad Days, too. Snoqualmie's signature klaxon will sound at noon Saturday, Aug. 4.

Vote to pick hospital future

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

The voters' decision in the upcoming primary election, Tuesday, Aug. 21, will affect more than just their pocketbooks.

Emergency transport decisions are complex

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

Suppose you are badly hurt in a car accident or suffer a nasty cut, stroke or heart attack. Firefighters and paramedics arrive on the scene. Where will the ambulance take you?

Creating new worlds

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

North Bend resident Todd Gamble has whole new worlds at his fingertips.

Evergreen Classic Horse Show moves to Carnation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

Horses and riders throughout the Pacific Northwest, California and Canada are expected to compete on Wednesday, Aug. 8, through Sunday, Aug. 12, in the Evergreen Classic Horse Show at its new home in Remlinger Farms Equestrian Park, an 80-acre parcel of flat land located along the Snoqualmie River and five blocks from downtown Carnation.

Three vie for school board

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

All three candidates for the open seat on the Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors recognize the challenge that growth presents Valley schools.

Cooking the books

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

Financial guru Wade Cook of Fall City made a fortune selling tax tips and investment strategies. He was sentenced to more than seven years in prison last week for tax fraud.

Tribe Makes bid for Salish Lodge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

The Snoqualmie Tribe submitted a bid to buy Salish Lodge & Spa at Snoqualmie Falls. The Falls is central to the Tribe's culture and spiritual beliefs.
Snoqualmie Tribal Chief Jerry Enick said the bid for the lodge "just makes sense."
The Tribe hopes it will be able to acquire the lodge to protect the Falls and add the lodge as another non-gaming amenity for patrons of Casino Snoqualmie, currently under construction.

Hospital, BCC announce partnership

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

Standing on the proposed location of a new Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, board members for King County Hospital District 4 and staff of Bellevue Community College formally announced their partnership for a health science campus near Snoqualmie Ridge.

Swastika is banned in parade

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

Bruce Salamandir-Feyrecilde's white 1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse is adorned with black Sanskrit characters and a colorful Hindu symbol on the roof.

Tribe makes bid on Salish

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

The Snoqualmie Tribe submitted a bid to buy Salish Lodge & Spa at Snoqualmie Falls. The Falls is central to the Tribe's culture and spiritual beliefs.

Hiking for a cure

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:35AM

For every parent, there's nothing scarier than the thought of giving birth to a baby who may have a potentially serious medical problem.

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