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Taking outdoor sports inside

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

Shawn Lorenz takes flight at the indoor skate and bike ramp at Cyclepath Bike and Board in downtown North Bend. The ramp is especially popular when Valley weather won't allow for outdoor riding or skating.

Si View opening closer to reality

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

NORTH BEND - Metropolitan Park District commissioners have cleared their first hurdle in the re-opening process of the Si View Community Center and are hoping that residents will be able to utilize at least part of the facility by late spring.

Valley military families react to first week of war

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - It may be hard to tell the immediate effects of the war in Iraq on the Snoqualmie Valley.

Centennial bricks up for sale

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

SNOQUALMIE - The names of Snoqualmie's residents can now be written in stone.

Man arrested in Fall City child molestation case

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

FALL CITY - A man was arrested last week in North Bend after a family he had been staying with in Fall City evicted him and reported him to police for molesting two children.

Play Ball

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

Youngsters recite the Little League Pledge as part of opening day festivities March 29 at Torguson Park in North Bend for the Snoqualmie Valley Little League Association. Resident Bill Broekhof and player Alex Rendelmen threw out the ceremonial first pitches.

Valley man killed in house fire

  • Apr 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:50PM

NORTH BEND - A North Bend man is dead after his trailer was engulfed in flames the afternoon of April 4.

Music legend Rusty Draper dies

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - Farrell "Rusty" Draper and his wife Fay moved to North Bend for many of the same reasons their neighbors did.

North Bend to revoke county police contract

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - Minutes before the state announced that a site near North Bend is officially on the list of contenders for a sex-offender halfway house, city officials delivered a letter to King County Executive Ron Sims giving notice that they plan to revoke a nearly $1-million contract for police services with the county.

Cook announces candidacy for North Bend City Council

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - The man who headed up a petition drive that lead the City Council to drop a controversial cell-phone ordinance has announced he'll seek the position currently held by the man who proposed that potential law.

Sheriff answers questions about sex-offender facility

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - The King County Sheriff's Office currently does not have adequate funding or manpower to ensure that a transitional house for sex-offenders would be secure.

Railway museum hearing delayed

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

SNOQUALMIE - A hearing regarding the Northwest Railway Museum's efforts to build a Conservation and Restoration Center (CRC) was postponed last week.

Picture from the past

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

Thirza Todd and Blanche Jackson, Snoqualmie pioneers and daughters of Herbert and Alice Knowles, were young teen-agers in 1912 when the first locally owned automobiles were purchased. And they remembered who was first. It was Cy Somers. Here is Thirza and Blanche's photo of the historic vehicle (actually, each of them owned a personal copy of this image). Otto Reinig quickly followed Cy, but it is Cy who goes down in the records books as first to own an automobile in the city of Snoqualmie.

Groups appeal Grouse Ridge permit

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - Two separate groups have filed lawsuits with King County Superior Court in an effort to modify a proposed gravel mining operation near Grouse Ridge.

Garcia enters City Council race

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:49PM

NORTH BEND - Chris Garcia, owner of Frankie's Pizza, is hoping the next order he receives is an appointment and eventual election to the North Bend City Council.

North Bend Elementary a favorite target of vandals

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:48PM

NORTH BEND - A tour around the grounds of North Bend Elementary School can give Snoqualmie Valley School District Plant Operations Supervisor Carl Larson a bit of a headache.

Trial date set in Maurer case

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:48PM

SEATTLE - A June 16 trial date has been set for Shaun Maurer, the former Mount Si High School student accused of assaulting an Issaquah High School student on Jan. 14.

Exit 25 set to receive new turn signal

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:48PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is planning to give those who wait to get off Interstate 90 at Exit 25 some traffic relief.

Stale ski season comes to an end

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:48PM

J.D. Thompson, left, and sister Jodi Grimm brave the rain last Saturday to get in a few last turns at Alpental. The Summit at Snoqualmie closed for the season on Sunday. Officials at the summit reported that a late start and an inadequate amount of snowfall left revenue projections well below normal.

Changes in store for Valley junior football players

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:48PM

SNOQUALMIE VALLEY - Junior football has long been a tradition in the Snoqualmie Valley.

Hospital hires doctor, prepares for facility's opening

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:48PM

SNOQUALMIE - Sushanta Goswami may end up working as hard as anyone else in the Valley, but to him it will be like a vacation.
Goswami was recently hired as the physician who will lead the urgent-care facility at the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, a full-time position he will balance with another job at St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way.

Carving out help

  • Apr 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 12:48PM

Kenny's Northwest Experience will be hosting a live carving event from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on April 19. At 3 p.m. an auction to benefit the city of Snoqulamie's Centennial Celebration will take place. Kenny's is located at 8300 Railroad Avenue.

North Bend's marathon man

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:47PM

NORTH BEND - Not many people would entertain the idea of running a marathon at the age of 27, let alone 67.

North Bend Theatre owner Brian Slover passes away

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:47PM

NORTH BEND - The North Bend Theatre screens are dark as the community mourns the passing of its co-owner, Brian Slover, a man known for his strong convictions and lifelong love of movies. Slover passed away in his sleep at the age of 41 on April 17.

Railway Museum project halted

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 12:47PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Northwest Railway Museum's efforts to build a Conservation and Restoration Center (CRC) has been stopped in its tracks again.

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