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Picket halts casino work for a day

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 7:23PM

Construction work on Casino Snoqualmie halted for the day on Monday, April 21, as members of Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 66 staged a picket protest against a subcontractor’s use of non-union stainless steel kitchen installation laborers at the site.

Slicing the ribbon at Chamber event

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 7:23PM

Mayors, unplugged

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 7:23PM

Putting a human face on immigration issues Movie review: ‘La Misma Luna’

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2013 at 10:31AM

I recently saw a wonderful film in Seattle and am thrilled that it will soon be shown at the North Bend Theatre.

More than a cookbook Recipe book raises money for children’s camp

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2013 at 10:31AM

During the 20 years Chef Shelley Tollefson has cooked at the Nestlé Regional Training Center at Carnation Farm, she’s received countless requests for her recipes.

Salome’s Stars

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2013 at 10:31AM

Is Day of Silence good for learning?

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 3, 2013 at 3:06AM

I actually received not one but two phone calls from people upset that we took an ad from Dr. Ken Hutcherson condemning the Day of Silence. Nobody has called to complain about taking an ad in support of the Day of Silence. But what this illustrates is varying levels of acceptability. Some are for censorship when their view conflicts with that of others.

Moments in Time

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 3, 2013 at 3:06AM

• On April 28, 1789, the HMS Bounty is seized in a mutiny led by Fletcher Christian, the master’s mate. Captain William Bligh and 18 of his loyal supporters were set adrift in a small, open boat. Bligh and his men reached the East Indies in June after a voyage of some 3,600 miles.

‘It’s a great improvement over the old,’

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

‘It’s a great improvement over the old,’ patron says Fall City celebrates new library. The skies were gray Saturday morning in Fall City, but weather cooperated to allow the new Fall City Library to open with plenty of pomp and circumstance.

North Bend is end of earthquake fault

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

Scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported that the South Whidbey Island Fault, capable of producing a disastrous magnitude-7.5 earthquake, may extend to North Bend.

North Bend soccer camp comes under new scrutiny

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

Already contested by neighbors, a North Bend soccer camp is coming under closer scrutiny by King County.

Hikers discover human skeleton

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

Hikers found the remains of a 54-year-old transient man, formerly of North Bend, on Sunday, May 4, in an overgrown transient camp near Southeast 69th Street in Snoqualmie.

Neighbors appeal North Bend tower

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

A group of North Bend residents are raising money to fight a 150-foot cell tower proposed for their neighborhood.

Families learn to fish together at trout derby

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

Parents and grandparents passed down the skills, thrills and patient lessons of fishing to their little ones last Saturday, May 3, during the 51st year of Mount Si Fish and Game Club’s annual children’s fishing derby.

The big question

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

to build a soccer camp with two dormitories for about 100 campers, a lodge with dining facilities, a caretaker’s residence and three-car garage, an outdoor ampitheater, a private residence, swimming pool and parking for 59 cars.

North Bend neighbors challenging cell tower

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:14PM

A group of North Bend residents are raising money to fight a 150-foot cell tower proposed for their neighborhood.

Sticker shock for City Hall?

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

Construction costs may be on the up, but the city of Snoqualmie still got some sticker shock from the bidders to build a new City Hall.

Volunteer families get reward ride City helpers get scenic railway trip

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

The city of Snoqualmie’s first-ever Volunteer Appreciation Day went off without a hitch last Wednesday, April 30, as 150 volunteers and their family members climbed aboard the Snoqualmie Valley Railroad for a night of recognition and a trip to Snoqualmie Falls.

Emergency radio station on its way to the Valley

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

North Bend is purchasing radio equipment that will allow residents to tune their radios to an AM station for information about evacuations, fires, Amber Alerts and other emergencies.

Valley man helps protect environment on shoreline hearing board

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

When Jeff Laub moved to Snoqualmie nine years ago, he knew he wanted to get involved as a volunteer in the community. He jumped at the city’s suggestion to join a board that helps the government determine land uses within the shoreline area of the Snoqualmie River, as well as the flood plain.

Pastor to discuss belief, inclusion

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

Tolt Congregational United Church of Christ in Carnation will hold a discussion on Christian beliefs, the Bible and inclusion, 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 7 at the church, located at Highway 203 and Morrison Street in Carnation.

Citizen of the Week

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

Plant sale in bloom at high school Mount Si teens grow funding for trips to zoo

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

Plant sale in bloom at high school Mount Si teens grow funding for trips to zoo, bonsai exhibit. Blooming annuals, perennials, hanging baskets and herbs will be among plants for sale at Mount Si High School’s greenhouse from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 8 through Saturday, May 10. All proceeds go toward funding school programs, including field trips to the zoo and the Weyerhauser bonsai exhibit.

Surprise award for North Bend PTA

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 6:13PM

Soccer ends brutal season Seniors play hard as tough season finishes

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2013 at 11:19PM

The Mount Si High School boys’ soccer season ended on a down note last week, as they suffered two more losses to end what began as a promising season but turned into a very difficult one.

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