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Council OKs Tree Farm design contract

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:20PM

SNOQUALMIE — On Monday night, the Snoqualmie
City Council approved a contract with the landscape architecture
firm Bruce Dees and Associates of Tacoma to perform design
work and provide construction management services for the
city's Christmas Tree Farm Community Park.

Deal pending on Falls Crossing

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:20PM

SNOQUALMIE — Saving Snoqualmie Falls from
development is now one giant step closer to reality.

Fire Damages Historic Si View Park Building

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:20PM

Reprinted from the Valley Record, October 22, 1987.

Zemp property to be rezoned

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

NORTH BEND _ In a controversial decision to provide
open space for the greater good of the community and county, the
Metropolitan King County Council approved the rezoning of two
parcels of land abutting North Bend to possibly allow future
development of forested land.

A `lesson' in community involvement

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

Many students in the Snoqualmie Valley School District have had Dick or Kris Kirby
as their teacher. In fact, several generations of local families have
attended their classes.

Fall City totem pole undergoing transformation

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

Because of Boy Scout Troop 425's efforts, the totem pole
that towered over Fall City for almost 50 years will soon be put back
in its original place: a patch of downtown land near Fall City
Elementary School.

The Kirby's at a glance

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

A rundown on the Kirby's.

Another title under their belts

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

Grappling grandeur: The Mount Si Wildcat wrestling team won the Sea-King district tournament for the second time in as many years. Fifteen wrestlers and alternates competed with six wrestling in the finals, with two taking Sea-King championships and 10 going to state. Brad Davis and Brad Connor both won in the finals to become champions at 189 and 275 pounds respectively.

(Right) Bruce Caldwell was also bestowed honors, named as coach of the year for both KingCo and Sea-King. He will be honored during a ceremony at the state tournament to be held this weekend at the Tacoma Dome. Caldwell has been coaching wrestling for 23 years at Mount Si, along with assistant coach Mike Johnston.

County predicts shortfall; programs could be cut

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

SEATTLE - Funds for the Si View Pool and Community Center, the Preston Community Center and other local, county-funded programs and services could be jeopardized next year because of a $36 million budget shortfall predicted by Metropolitan King County Executive Ron Sims.

Corps revises 205 project downstream impacts

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

CARNATION - If work begins this summer on a project to widen the Snoqualmie River near the Falls, involving the excavation of nearly 50,000 cubic yards of dirt and rock from the right and left banks, the impact of the project to downstream residents would be minimal.

'An incredible opportunity'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

SNOQUALMIE - In what is being touted as "the deal that saved the Falls," the Cascade Land Conservancy provided a first look at the plan to keep the area free from development at a Feb. 14 news conference held at the Salish Lodge and Spa.

Timeline for the Snoqualmie Preservation Initiative

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

Calendar for the project.

Residents picket to 'save Tollgate'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:19PM

NORTH BEND - Last Saturday, a group of North Bend residents gathered at the intersection of North Bend Way and Bendigo Boulevard to get the word out about the upcoming development of the historically and culturally significant Tollgate Farm property.

Unknown body found at Falls

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

SNOQUALMIE - An unidentified body was discovered Monday morning lying near the base of Snoqualmie Falls, forcing the closure of the nearby city park for several hours as local police and firefighters worked to retrieve it.

Initiative required creativity

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

SNOQUALMIE - Snoqualmie's sweeping land-swap proposal appears to be well on its way to becoming a reality following the Snoqualmie City Council introduction of a memorandum of understanding between the city, King County, the Cascade Land Conservancy (CLC) and the Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Co. (WRECO) at its Monday night regular meeting.

Grangers work to save primary

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

NORTH BEND - The Sallal Grange in North Bend is involved in a statewide project to preserve Washington's blanket primary voting system that has been in place for 65 years but could be in danger of being overhauled by lawsuits.

Snowboard, ski thefts dampen winter fun

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

SNOQUALMIE PASS - Picture this: You're cruising down the slopes on your brand new $600 snowboard, having a good time. You decide to stop for a hot chocolate, and leave your board - just for a minute - up against the lodge railing, because after all, isn't there a code of ethics among boarders and skiers not to steal?

Out for a bite

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

Chris JOhnson, left, of Piquet Catering in North Bend, lights things up in preperation of an Asian dish at this year's Bite of the Valley, sponsored by the Upper Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce. Chuck Smith and an unidentified person stand in line.

North Bend Planning Commisson to begin Tollgate deliberations

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

NORTH BEND - The North Bend Planning Commission last Thursday started upon the task of deciding the fate of a piece of land that has played an important role in Valley history: Tollgate Farm.

Shooting suspects to stand trial

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

SEATTLE - The trial dates for two gang members suspected of shooting to death one Valley resident and wounding three others in Seattle last September are being set this week.

Local senior helps others flex their muscles

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

NORTH BEND - The Mount Si Senior Center presented Maxine Dovenberg with an award Friday for donating 15 years of her time to teaching aerobics at the senior center three times a week. Approximately 30 of Dovenberg's friends and class members were on hand to surprise her with a celebration of her 78th birthday.

Snoqualmie Valley has Minor Damage from Area's 'Worst' Quake

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:18PM

Pages Past - Reprinted from the Snoqualmie Valley Record - 14, 1949

Are you prepared?

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:17PM

How to prepare for the next quake.

'I realized it was a shaker'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:17PM

In years to come, Valley residents will always remember the answer to the question, "Where were you when the 6.8 quake hit?"

'I realized it was a shaker'

  • Oct 2, 2008 at 2:17PM

In years to come, Valley residents will always remember the answer to the question, "Where were you when the 6.8 quake hit?"

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