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Middle School boundary review committee formed

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

With the Valley's third middle school opening next fall, boundaries governing which students attend which middle school will change.

Wreck of missing pilot is discovered

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

A hunter found wreckage containing the body of a Snoqualmie man Sept. 5 from a plane that had been missing for several months. George Trupp, 53, disappeared May 22 while piloting a small plane near Yakima.

Back to school

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

It was a day for new beginnings in Snoqualmie Valley schools when classes began Wednesday, Sept. 5, for the 2007/2008 school year.
For most students, the first day of school was about discovering the rules, meeting new faces and exploring their new classes.

Tour historic company town at twilight

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

Step into the past and take a twilight stroll to Cedar Falls, a historic townsite and birthplace of Seattle City Light. Explore the remaining houses and discover the stories of those who worked, lived and grew up in this unique setting.

North Bend building moratorium extended

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

North Bend will have to wait a few more months for water rights. The City Council approved a 6-month extension on the construction moratorium first imposed in April 1999 at its Tuesday, Sept. 4, meeting.

Hearing set for Truck Town sewer ULID

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

People owning land east of North Bend have one chance to convince City Council members whether or not to make property owners pay for a proposed sewer extension to the Tanner and Truck Town areas.

Former congresswoman Jennifer Dunn dies

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

Former 8th District Congresswoman Jennifer Dunn died suddenly Wednesday, Sept. 5, after suffering a pulmonary embolism at her home in Alexandria, Va.

Wildlife biologist killed by helicopter

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

For nearly 30 years, Rocky Spencer was one of the foremost wildlife experts in the Valley.

Postmaster: No plans to move Snoqualmie Post office

  • Sep 13, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 9:32AM

The bank next door may be long gone, and the public library across the street may have moved to Snoqualmie Ridge. But that doesn't mean the U.S. Postal Service is leaving downtown Snoqualmie anytime soon.

Man celebrates 100 years in Fall City

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Chuck Moore is nonchalant about his upcoming birthday Sept. 17. It is, after all, "just another day," as he says.

Lucky dog survives waterfall

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

A golden retriever survived a plunge down two waterfalls at Twin Falls State Park near North Bend.

Valley shows WASL improvement

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Snoqualmie Valley School District students showed mixed results on the 2007 state WASL test.

Being bear aware

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

As a biologist and bear educator, Snoqualmie resident Julie Hopkins knows the reality of bears is different from the myth.
She shares her knowledge in a presentation, "Living with Bears," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, in the meeting room of the new Snoqualmie Public library located on Snoqualmie Ridge.

Making strides against cystic Fibrosis in the Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

The second annual Great Strides walk, returning this month to the Valley, is a chance to fight a rare, debilitating disease and get some great exercise in the bargain.

Welcome to 'My Home Town,' Snoqualmie

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Snoqualmie residents finally got a chance to say, all together, "Welcome to My Home Town!"

Sham soldier spends time in jail

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

The man thought to have bilked a North Bend woman out of $500 by posing as a soldier down on his luck served time in jail and was ordered to pay thousands of dollars in fees and fines in Spokane and Kitsap counties for unrelated charges that he failed to register as a sex offender.

New North Bend roundabout backs up traffic on I-90

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

The new roundabout at Interstate 90's Exit 31 in North Bend has caused traffic to back up onto the highway.

Citizen academy:

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Don't know much about how your tax dollar is spent? Or about how city government works? Or how the city grows and how all the municipal nitty-gritty necessities - roads, parks and water pipes - are taken care of?

There's no business like show business

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Glittering with showbiz sequins, a little bit of Broadway comes to the Valley this weekend at Unity Theater.

Welcome to the Family Fling at Cascade View Elementary school

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Cascade View Elementary is holding their annual PTSA auction

Feds honor slain forest service man

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Shane Wyrsch's widow, Zoe, was in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Sept. 25, to receive a posthumous medal on her husband's behalf.

Is there room for more Ridge retail?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Exploring whether new retail uses in Snoqualmie Ridge Business Park would be a good idea, a group of Ridge merchants have hired a Bellevue consultant, Hebert Research, to look at the possibilities.

Tombstone uncovered by Ridge construction

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:31AM

Construction workers found a piece of a grave marker while working on Phase II of the Snoqualmie Ridge development.
An archaeologist was brought in to help determine whether the partial tombstone was near a grave or if it had been dumped at the site. Other debris was found nearby when workers were clearing brush. No remains were discovered.

The cost of education

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:30AM

It was band rental time last week at Valley elementary schools and aspiring young musicians tried their hands at the flute, clarinet, trumpet and trombone.

Skyline too much for 'Cats in the end

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:30AM

Mount Si's football team had a nice first half against Skyline last Thursday. The Wildcat defense intercepted three passes from Spartan quarterback Jake Heaps, helping hold Skyline to just one touchdown in the entire half. However, Mount Si's offense struggled, and the Spartans took advantage in the second half to post a shutout of the Wildcats.

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