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2002 budget mindful of economy

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:54PM

SNOQUALMIE - One word for next year's city budget: conservative.

Effort to build train center slowed by suit

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:54PM

SNOQUALMIE - A recent decision by the Shoreline Hearings Board could further delay the Northwest Railway Museum's plans to build a conservation and restoration center (CRC) along Stoen Quarry Road, if a motion asking the board to reconsider is denied.

Valley is her business

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:54PM

When Lisa Schaffer left her hometown of Boise, Idaho, she wanted to go to a big city.

Voters to decide fire hall's fate

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:54PM

FALL CITY - Despite a grim economic outlook, backers of an upcoming levy contend it is necessary and bearable to Fall City taxpayers.

Si View not in danger of being cut

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:54PM

NORTH BEND - Valley residents can rest assured, knowing that they will still have a pool to go to next year.

Here comes the neighborhood

  • Nov 1, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:54PM

NORTH BEND - The Forster Woods subdivision has been generating some pretty civic-minded citizens.

Three Forks project has its critics

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

UPPER VALLEY - A new park that is to be developed by the King County Park System drew criticism from local residents who say it will bring too much of the city into their wilderness.

Three Snoqualmie incumbents face challengers

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

SNOQUALMIE - Three positions on the five-member Snoqualmie City Council are up for election this year, and all three incumbents

Allegations leveled at forum for candidates

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

SNOQUALMIE - Discussion about the issues that will face Snoqualmie in the coming years was overshadowed Oct. 23 at a forum for City Council and mayoral candidates when one incumbent council member accused another current council member of working to create a police force that "rivals the Lincoln Memorial in grandiosity."

No charges in fight between council candidate, opponent's supporter.

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

SNOQUALMIE - A candidate for the Snoqualmie City Council and a supporter of his opponent were involved in a fight last week, to which police officers responded.

Sullivan, Labert vie for spot on council

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

KING COUNTY - Two longtime Redmond residents with two very different backgrounds are facing off in the race for King County Council District 3.

Firefighter, former Valley resident, dies in hunting accident

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

RENTON - Seth E. Johnson will be missed for many reasons.
But most of all, his family, friends and fellow firefighters in Renton will miss his smile.

Building ban lifted for area served by Sallal

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

NORTH BEND - The North Bend City Council passed an amended ordinance at its Oct. 30 meeting that will allow some development to occur in the eastern edges of the city.

Wildcats reclaim Valley Cup

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

The Mount Si High School football team celebrates after winning the Snoqualmie Valley Championship trophy last Friday night. The Wildcats defeated the rival Cedarcrest High School Red Wolves 21-14 on the 'Cats' home field. Late in the fourth quarter, the Red Wolves marched down to the Mount Si 10-yard line, but the 'Cats deflected a fourth-down pass attempt to seal the victory. Cedarcrest won the trophy last year. See page A6 for the full story.

33 workers laid off at local plant

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Weyerhaeuser Co. announced this week that it had laid off 33 employees from its Cascade Operations finishing plant in Snoqualmie and reduced production from three shifts to two.

Tribe trust application prompts visits

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

SNOQUALMIE - Officials with the Snoqualmie Tribe have met with representatives of Congresswoman Jennifer Dunn's Mercer Island office to discuss their application to the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) to place two parcels of land near Snoqualmie in a trust, and they plan on paying a similar visit to the Snoqualmie City Council at its next meeting.

Habitat move-in date nears

  • Nov 8, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:53PM

SNOQUALMIE - The first residents of Habitat for Humanity of East King County's blitz-build houses may be able to move in this weekend.

Tollgate western business park OK'd by council

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

NORTH BEND - The remaining few acres of Tollgate Farm that haven't been preserved as open space can be developed after the City Council last week approved a plan to turn them into a business park.

Incumbents trailing in local elections

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

SNOQUALMIE - If their leads hold up, challengers could make a clean sweep of three City Council races in the Nov. 6 general election, marking the first time residents of the Snoqualmie Ridge development would serve on that body.

Levy passing, but votes needed

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

FALL CITY - Residents of King County Fire Protection District 27 are overwhelmingly approving a bond levy to refurbish the firehall in Fall City, but more votes are needed to validate the measure.

City loses appeal on Zemp property

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

NORTH BEND - Land near the Forster Woods subdivision owned by Richard and Rosanne Zemp can remain zoned as rural residential, according to the Central Puget Sound Growth Management Hearings Board, which last week ruled on an appeal of amendments to the 2000 Comprehensive Plan passed this year by the Metropolitan King County Council.

NB holds line on spending

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

NORTH BEND - The city of North Bend will have to do business next year with less money than it did in 2001, and the apparent passage of Initiative 747 is not going to help much, either.

Wittress, Webber win unopposed council seats

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

NORTH BEND - With two council members stepping down and two unopposed candidates stepping into their places, the new North Bend City Council will come together in January after no bitter election-year battles or scandals forcing members to resign.

Tribe stakes future on gaming

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

SNOQUALMIE - The Snoqualmie Tribe envisions building a "great lodge"-style casino near Snoqualmie that would make the 1,200-member sovereign nation self-sufficient and able to provide social services for its members.

After being sent back to drawing board, flood maps finally inked

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 1:52PM

UPPER VALLEY - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and King County officials released the much-anticipated preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps of the Upper Snoqualmie Valley to the public last Wednesday.

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