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Treemont back before county hearing examiner

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:51PM

LOWER VALLEY - After more than a year of conducting studies and analyzing alternatives at the behest of the Metropolitan King County Council, plans for Port Blakely Communities' Treemont development remain unchanged as the company and opponents of the project prepare to go back before a hearing examiner.

Levy's passage ensures station upgrades

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:51PM

FALL CITY - Although the final results were close, King County Fire Protection District 27 will get the money needed to renovate its fire station.

Out for a roll

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:51PM

Snoqualmie siblings Scott Banning, left, 11, and Becky Banning, 9, enjoy an afternoon on their unicycles at Fisher Creek Park along the Snoqualmie Parkway. As part of the Panther Pride Demo Team, the brother and sister duo rode in the Bon Marche Holiday Parade in downtown Seattle earlier that morning.

All in the family

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:51PM

As I drove through Fall City on a blustery day, I noticed a fire truck in front of a house - its ladder extended across the roof to the chimney at the top of the second story.

Under fire

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:51PM

SNOQUALMIE - The budget for the Snoqualmie Department of Public Safety-Police Division has come under a barrage of criticism in recent months, with some calling for it to holster proposed spending increases.

Lambert set to lead District 3

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:51PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - When Fall City, Snoqualmie and North Bend become part of Metropolitan King County Council District 3 next year due to a redistricting move last month, state legislator Kathy Lambert will be the area's new representative.

Driver charged in I-90 wreck

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

SEATTLE - A Snoqualmie woman who police say is responsible for a fatal car accident on Nov. 18 on Interstate 90 was arraigned Monday in King County Superior Court, charged with one count of vehicular homicide and one count of vehicular assault.

County declines Snoqualmie offer to maintain Three Forks

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

SNOQUALMIE - King County officials have rejected an offer from the ci

Winter storm blasts Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - A cold blast of rain and snow blew through the Valley last week, reminding residents that the winter season is not too far away.

Simpson named county 'earth hero'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

NORTH BEND - North Bend Mayor Joan Simpson was proclaimed an "earth hero" for Fall 2001 by King County Executive Ron Sims last week.

How much is enough

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

Comparison of police departments.

Riding the rails to Santa

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

The Northwest Railway Museum has been busy hosting its annual Santa Train. The train runs between the North Bend and Snoqualmie depots, with children telling Santa what they want for Christmas in Snoqualmie. Conductor Dennis Snook helps travelers off the train in front of the Snoqualmie Depot.

Some wary of letter to tribe

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

SNOQUALMIE - It wasn't next year's budget or a proposed $9 million pool and community center - items that have been on many peoples' minds in recent months - that had people talking at Monday's Snoqualmie City Council meeting, sometimes on the verge of tears or on the brink of anger.

City not done fighting upzone

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

NORTH BEND - Claiming that a recent decision by the Central Puget Sound Growth Management Hearings Board sets a dangerous precedent, the city of North Bend has petitioned the King County Superior Court to review how the public was informed of zoning changes to land near the city as a result of updating the 2000 King County comprehensive plan.

Builders still hammering away on Ridge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:50PM

SNOQUALMIE - Although the economic downturn of the past year has many people watching big purchases and staying away from loans, new houses in the Valley continue to be high on wish lists for the holidays.

Mother faces charges in accident that claimed girl

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

EVERETT - Six months after a North Bend woman allegedly tried to shoplift items from a Woodinville grocery store and then crashed her car into a tree while fleeing the scene, claiming the life of her 9-year-old daughter, the Snohomish County Prosecutor's Office is charging her with vehicular homicide.

Lawyer will try to divine more water for North Bend

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

NORTH BEND - North Bend's water problem got a step closer to relief and future development grievances in the city will be heading to the county after last week's City Council meeting.

Off-road vehicles spoil natural area

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

NORTH BEND - Kelly Heintz, natural areas manager for the state Department of Natural Resources (DNR), insists that it is OK for people to roam the woods.

Wildcats outmuscled by Knights

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

The Mount Si Wildcats started out their KingCo season Friday night on the right foot, but the visiting Newport Knights used their muscle to wear down the 'Cats and post a 67-46 win in boys' basketball action before a good crowd at Mount Si High School.

High-speed chase shuts down I-90

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

NORTH BEND - Five people were hurt, one critically, when a stolen truck crashed into two King County Sheriff's Office patrol cars on Monday afternoon outside of North Bend on Interstate 90.

High-speed chase shuts down I-90

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

NORTH BEND - Five people were hurt, one critically, when a stolen truck crashed into two King County Sheriff's Office patrol cars on Monday afternoon outside of North Bend on Interstate 90.

Old Man Winter visits Mount Si

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

Snow dusts the top of Mount Si, pictured here while looking across the Mill Pond in Snoqualmie. After several weeks of wet weather, blue skies returned for a short time to allow this impressive view of the mountain. But the rains returned, causing some flooding and road closures in the Lower Valley this weekend.

Honoring a Hero

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

Sixty years after he emerged from the depths of a sinking USS Arizona to find his fellow sailors dying, the smoke of a sudden, furious battle curling around them, George D. Phraner II - a man who despite the tragedy he witnessed would carry an ever-present smile throughout his life - was returned to the submerged remains of his ship and reunited with those who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Challenges similar for Tribe, Carnation

  • Dec 20, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

CARNATION - The Snoqualmie Tribe and the city of Carnation sat down last week in an effort to re-establish ties between the Tribe and the city created in what was once its back yard.

Valley Recreation Association disbanded last week

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:48PM

CARNATION - The Valley Recreation Association (VRA), which formed in the 1970s to build a pool and recreation center in the Lower Valley after two drowning incidents, closed its doors last week.

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