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Hot, hot, hot

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27AM

Firefighter Robert Lasswell (Mr. January) of the Snoqualmie Fire Department signs North Bend resident Ellen Evan's 2006 Washington State Council of Firefighters (WSCFF) calendar at a recent Passion Party in North Bend. Proceeds from calendar sales benefit the WSCFF Burn Foundation. The firefighter judging event for next year's calendar will be held May 17 at the Premier Club in Seattle. To purchase tickets to watch the firefighters strut their stuff, call 1-800-847-6572 or go to www.firefightercalendar.com.

Ugandan man in search of clean water

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27AM

In the Ugandan capitol city of Kampala, where Luyinda Lawrence Samuel (Sam Lawrence) lives, it takes about six months to save enough extra spending money for a piece of pizza.

Court upholds Cross' death sentence

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27AM

Last Thursday, attorneys for Snoqualmie convicted killer Davya Cross failed to convince the state Supreme Court that their client should receive the same consideration as convicted Green River killer Gary Ridgway, who pleaded guilty to 48 counts of murder and was sentenced to life in prison.

Man killed by bus

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27AM

At 10:58 p.m. on Sunday, April 2, 61-year-old Fall City resident Edward Samuel Monkley was hit and killed by a Greyhound bus along Interstate 90 at Exit 20 near High Point. He died at the scene.

Elementary students go retro

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27AM

A typical after-school activity for North Bend Elementary School second-grader Collin Anderson might include video games and electronics, or taking part in one of the various sports in which he is involved.

Tribe gets new offices

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27AM

Joe Mullen, maintenance manager for the Snoqualmie Tribe, is working to move the tribal administrative office from Carnation to the new downtown Snoqualmie location inside the Railroad Building at 8130 Falls Ave. S.E. Mullen said the move should be completed by this week. The previous location in Carnation has served the Tribe since 2000. Mullen said the new office location will house seven to 10 administrators including the tribal chair, tribal secretary, archives, accounting, enrollment and HUD Housing. Social services will remain at the Carnation location.

Connor celebrates 25 years of fire service

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27AM

On Feb. 25 Fall City Fire Chief Chris Connor celebrated 25 years with the Fall City Fire Department, also known as King County Fire District 27.

Snoqualmie set to increase Utility rates

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

On May 1, the city of Snoqualmie utility rates will increase.

A quick reality check came with a lump

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

Judy Steagall remembers scanning the waiting room of the oncology department at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle.

Children's compassion comes full circle

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

Encouraging words sent to young Katrina victims from Cascade View Elementary students of Snoqualmie last fall were returned to the senders in the form of a handmade quilt.

Corrections

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

To last weeks paper

Woodcarving studio opens in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

Found along the lawn outside and dispersed throughout the inside of the cornflower yellow house with the bright red door along Railroad Avenue are a slew of wood carvings.
They were created compliments of chain saw carving techniques and the artists who wield these heavy tools with finesse.

Family raising funds for toddler with rare disease

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

Her mother Kerry remembers baby Jayda as quite a character.
"In the fall, she would sit there and make raspberries and everybody just thought it was hilarious," she said. "In the Christmas videos, she got everyone to smile."

PSE works to mitigate Falls re-licensing impacts

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

The Snoqualmie Falls Park area is going to look different, but the Falls will remain the same, say Puget Sound Energy officials.

Mount Si trades program grounds students in high-demand fields

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

For Mount Si High School senior Nic Donate, learning the balance between creating art and working toward a professional goal while communicating in a collaborative environment is just part of what he's achieving by attending classes in Mount Si's Construction Technologies Department.

A birthday celebration

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

Longtime North Bend resident and avid bowler Kay Kohlruss will celebrate her 90th birthday on April 14. The Mount Si Senior Center, 411 Main Ave. S. in North Bend, will host a free open house celebration in her honor from noon to 3 p.m. on April 15. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (425) 888-3434. Kohlross and her husband Walt owned Valley Plumbing and Heating and Mt. Si Bowl. She was also active in Campfire Girls.

Longtime doctor ready for new adventure

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

After nearly four decades servicing the Valley in chiropractic care, Dr. Gary Davis of Davis Chiropractic Clinic in North Bend is ready to retire.

New Editor takes over reins of Record

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

The Valley Record welcomes new editor Jennifer Cheney.
Most recently a reporter at "The Lake Chelan Mirror," Cheney moved with her husband to North Bend in late March of this year.

North Bend moves forward with sewer project

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

The Utility Local Improvement District (U.L.I.D) is about getting sewer from the North Bend urban growth areas to the city's water treatment plant, say city officials.

Egg-citing adventure

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

Four-year-old Samantha Markley hunts Easter eggs last Saturday morning at Si View Park where more than 3,000 eggs were hidden by the Moose Lodge members. The event, which the Moose Lodge has been sponsoring for more than 50 years, took four hours to set up but less than two minutes for all the eggs to be found. The hunt was followed by a breakfast at the Moose Lodge in North Bend.

City of Snoqualmie announces unofficial census results

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

The city of Snoqualmie announced its unofficial results of the recently conducted special census at its April 10 City Council meeting. The census was taken between March 20 and April 2.

North Bend property owners bone up on sewer project process

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:26AM

North Bend city officials, an engineering consultant and a property assessment consultant educated property owners about what it's going to take to bring sewer services to parts of the urban growth areas east of the town.

North Bend resident celebrates 90th birthday

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:25AM

April 14 was just another day for North Bend resident Catherine "Kay" Kohlruss, who celebrated her 90th birthday this past Friday.

Preston park will beat darkness and rain soon

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:25AM

East King County kids from communities such as Preston, Carnation, North Bend, Snoqualmie and Issaquah will now have their own sports park for baseball and soccer.

Local non-profit hosts fund-raiser for schools

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 10:25AM

When former professional football player Hugh Millen and his wife Michele were deciding where to move once they had children, they spent a lot of time thinking about school districts.

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