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Bond outcome not looking good

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Ballots from the March 11 school bond election are still being counted by the King County Elections Department. On March 12, results showed a 57.58 percent "yes" vote and a 42.42 percent "no" vote for a $189-million Snoqualmie Valley school funds bond. The measure requires 60 percent approval to pass.

Public invited to comment on North Bend plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Residents of North Bend have one more chance to give their input on the city's Downtown Master Plan before it goes to the city council.

Ground-breaking planned for Food Bank

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

The Mount Si Helping Hand Food Bank will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the addition to its facilities at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 13 at 116 E. Third St., North Bend.

Twin Falls school rolls ahead of schedule

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Despite this winter's averse weather, construction of Twins Falls Middle School is two months ahead of schedule.
Twin Falls is 80 percent complete and will be ready for students Sept. 1.

Snoqualmie schools celebrate classified week

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Snoqualmie Valley School District celebrates its staff through Friday with Classified School Employees Week, held March 10-14.

Valley man brings in 'deadly catch'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Keith Colburn and the crew of his crabbing boat, the Wizard, will play a prominent role this year on the Discovery Channel series "Deadliest Catch," when the reality TV show's fourth season starts on Tuesday, April 15, the veteran captain told the Valley Record in an interview at his Ames Lake home.

Veteran honored for six decades of service

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

American Legion Post 79 honored Dave Lake, a U.S. Navy veteran and longtime Snoqualmie resident on Thursday, March 13. Lake served his country in World War II and Vietnam, and has been serving his community as a member of the Legion for 60 years.

Valley man brings in 'deadly catch'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Keith Colburn and the crew of his crabbing boat, the Wizard, will play a prominent role this year on the Discovery Channel series "Deadliest Catch," when the reality TV show's fourth season starts on Tuesday, April 15, the veteran captain told the Valley Record in an interview at his Ames Lake home.

Helicopter searches Ridge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

A search by a police dog and an overflying helicopter of Snoqualmie Ridge for a would-be carjacker was unsuccessful on Wednesday, March 12.

Compare coverage

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Pick up a copy of this week's Valley Record and compare it to any other newspaper or publication. You'll find that the Valley Record is more complete with more news, more sports and more community information.

Food bank breaks ground for expansion

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:17AM

Rainy weather didn't keep volunteers and friends of Mount Si Helping Hand Food Bank from celebrating the start of construction of a new 500-square-foot expansion to the currently crowded and small community service building.

County wants roundabout at Casino highway entrance

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

North Bend has one, Fall City has one, and now, the Valley's next roundabout is in the works on North Bend Way at the entrance to Casino Snoqualmie.

Council weighs in on hospital dispute

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson got the green light from the Snoqualmie City Council last week to use his influence on behalf of a new Snoqualmie Valley Hospital campus near the Snoqualmie Parkway interchange.

School bond in bad shape

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

Though results from the vote on a $189-million bond to build a second Valley high school and sixth elementary school won't be official until March 26, it appears the measure won't achieve the 60 percent supermajority it needs to pass.

North Bend settles water moratorium, gains trail easement rights

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

The city of North Bend overcame two major hurdles last week in its quest to end the water moratorium that has stifled its growth for nearly a decade.

Downtown Snoqualmie master plan taking shape

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

A dramatic new vision for Snoqualmie's historic district is taking shape, complete with a river boardwalk, pedestrian-oriented downtown shopping district and the possibility of one of the biggest farmers markets in the state.

Lifting the veil on belly dancing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

Bodies undulated, colorful veils sailed through the air and hip scarves jingled as two dozen barefoot women shook their stuff at a belly dancing workshop led by North Bend resident "Aleili" Carla Orellana at Chief Kanim Middle School.

Schools foundation hosting fund-raiser

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

The Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation will host its Seventh Annual Fundraising Breakfast, at 7:30 a.m. Friday, March 28 at the Snoqualmie Ridge Golf Club.

County listens on hospital land plan

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

Five members of the Metropolitan King County Council listened for nearly three hours last Thursday, March 20, as residents of the Snoqualmie Valley and other Eastside communities shared their thoughts on proposed changes to the county's comprehensive plan.

District won't go after May bond

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

With its third consecutive capital projects bond headed for failure, the Snoqualmie Valley School District will take time to consider how to address students' short- and long-term needs in schools where overcrowding is becoming a progressively bigger problem.

Firing up an auction crowd

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

Seeking bids to benefit students at Mount Si High School, Craig Bennett energizes the crowd at the Wildcat auction Saturday, March 15, at Si View Community Center. The auction, which had a "wild west" theme, raised funding for student clubs and organizations.

Youth center damaged by sewage leak

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

Youth groups that call the Snoqualmie Valley Youth Activity Center (YAC) home are scrambling for meeting places after the building was deluged by raw sewage on Saturday, March 22.

Eggs-actly what she needs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

Two-year-old Katie Bero of Snoqualmie searches for that next elusive egg on Saturday morning, March 22, at Centennial Fields in Snoqualmie. The event, sponsored by the city of Snoqualmie and Eagles Lodge 3529, boasted 7,000 eggs and had well over 1,000 parents and children in attendance for the fast-paced fun. About the same number of participants flocked to Si View Community Center in North Bend for its Saturday morning egg hunt.

New director taking charge at Encompass

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:16AM

As Encompass prepares to grow to better meet the needs of a changing community, leadership of the 41-year-old children's organization is also changing.

Treehouse fan challenges county rules

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:15AM

Pete Nelson has big dreams of creating a treehouse lovers' paradise on the five picturesque acres he owns off Preston-Fall City Road.

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