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New house meets new bridge

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:20AM

North Bend resident Willie Wiseman's new home made it all the way from Millersburg, Ore., to North Bend.
But the modular home had one final hurdle to cross: the Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River.

Ugandan children sharing their music, stories

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:20AM

An African children's choir will perform several shows in the Valley on its first US tour. The group Matsiko, Ugandan for "hope," will sing, dance, act out dramas and perform drum routines to benefit children who need financial help for education.

Time to vote: Valley party caucuses set for Feb. 9

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:20AM

Valley members of the Republican and Democratic parties will hold their precinct caucuses at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9.
A caucus is a grassroots process where party members come together to discuss issues and candidates for the 2008 presidential election.

Fall City woman dies in Highway 202 crash

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:20AM

A Fall City woman died Thursday after rolling her Ford Explorer into a water-filled ditch off State Route 202 near 264th Street Southeast, the Washington State Patrol reported.

Valley residents, students donate to help Encompass campaign

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:20AM

Valley residents, families and high-school students helped provide 130 families with food baskets and grocery gift cards during family support organization Encompass' food drive, held this past December.

It's not Greek to them

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:20AM

Valley high school thespians invite audiences on a slightly less-than-epic journey as they perform a condensed version of Homer's Odyssey Feb. 6-9.

Asbestos forces fire house evacuation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:20AM

The discovery of asbestos in North Bend Fire Station 87 on Thursday, Feb. 14 forced rescuers to temporarily relocate to sites where quarters were cramped, but their ability to respond to emergencies wasn't hindered.

Parent group takes aim at Day of Silence

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

A 40-strong group of Valley parents have formed a new coalition, with the aim of ensuring that teachers at Mount Si High School aren't touting their personal agendas in the classroom.

Secretaries' union settles contract talks with district

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Members of the Snoqualmie Valley Administrative Secretaries Association (SVASA), a union representing more than 30 secretaries in the Snoqualmie Valley School District, voted to approve a three-year contract with the district.

Wanted: 600 signatures for park district

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Within just a few minutes of arriving at Fall City's Farmhouse Market, Perry Wilkins had already picked up a handful of signatures on the clipboard in his hand.

Ugandan children give powerful performance

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Arms linked and moving in time, Olivia Nanyonjo, Kiki Nakato and Yvonne Nakandi took center stage during the Matsiko International Children's Choir performance on Thursday, Feb. 14, at Mount Si High School. The group of Ugandan youths wowed crowds of all ages during performances at five Valley schools last week. Funds go to the International Children's Network to help children around the world who need financial help for education.

Garcia to stay - for now

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

North Bend City Councilman Chris Garcia, who had planned to resign from the Council in late February, told the Valley Record he will stay on for another month or two as the city faces an appeal to new water rights.

No appeals yet for cell tower near Mount Si

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Wireless communication company T-Mobile's plans to construct a new 150-foot tower west of Mount Si in North Bend has some neighbors balking, but none have appealed the permit so far.

Helping Hand Food Bank campaign focuses on businesses

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Every week, the Mount Si Helping Hand Food Bank feeds more than 200 families out of its modest 900-square-foot location, next door to North Bend Community Church, at 116 E. Third St. in North Bend.

City of Snoqualmie bond rating gets big upgrade

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Members of the Snoqualmie City Council clinked glasses of sparkling cider at a recent meeting to celebrate a big upgrade to the city's bond rating, which could save the city tens of thousands of dollars per year.

Getting in the game

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

It's class time, and students won't focus. Most instructors would lecture the kids and probably get frustrated. Not Gary Schwartz. The North Bend actor and theater teacher comes up with a game to capture and hold their attention.

Inn arson trial set for Mar. 3

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

The trial of a Fall City man accused of burning the Snoqualmie Inn takes place Monday, March 3, in King County Superior Court.

City OKs $100K for water battle

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

The North Bend City Council unanimously authorized the spending of more than $100,000 of taxpayers' money to fight an appeal against the end of the city's water moratorium.

New bus route for Valley?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

King County Metro will hold an open house to discuss Interstate 90 transit service from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27 at Fall City Elementary School, 33314 S.E. 42nd St., Fall City.

Irish eyes are smiling

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Finaghty's Irish Pub and Restaurant opened recently on Snoqualmie Ridge. From left to right are general manger Patrick Rooney, owner Lisa McCord, owner Phil Stafford and owner Adam Krett. They have 12 beers on tap leaning towards the Irish beers such as Guinness. To learn more about Finaghty's, and the eclectic mix of new businesses that surround it in Snoqualmie Ridge Marketplace's newest retail center, pick up a copy of the Record.

Parent group forms for new middle school

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Community members are invited to attend an informational meeting about the proposed PTSA at the new Twin Falls Middle School at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at the school district's administration office boardroom, 8001 Silva Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie.

North Bend pushes to replace fire station

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:19AM

Even before the discovery of asbestos forced the evacuation of emergency workers from Fire Station 87 in downtown North Bend this month, city officials were pushing to have the undersized and structurally unsound building replaced.

Hospital cuts 18 jobs

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:18AM

King County Hospital District No. 4 is cutting 18 jobs, eliminating its surgery department and marketing office.

When trees ruled the Valley

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:18AM

Before logging and development forever changed the face of the Valley, old-growth trees nearly 400 feet tall dominated the landscape.

Middle school gets bomb threat

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 9:18AM

Snoqualmie Middle School students and staff were evacuated after the discovery of the message "A bomb will explode at 2pm" in a school bathroom on March 4. The school called 911, and several law enforcement agencies responded with bomb-sniffing dogs.

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