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The mushroom maestro: North Bend man pens forager's cookbook

  • Jun 9, 2014 at 8:50AM

Author and mycologist Tim Leavitt’s new cookbook is for mushroom lovers, haters (or those unsure), and everyone in between. The North Bend man penned “Cooking Wild Mushrooms (for People Who Don’t Like Mushrooms)” as a resource for foraging wild mushrooms. It includes various cooking techniques and more than two dozen recipes.

Wood in the Snoqualmie River? King County hosting two meetings June 10 on new projects

  • Jun 9, 2014 at 2:15PM

Learn more about projects planned by King County that involve placing large wood in local rivers or streams at either of two meetings scheduled for June 10 in Issaquah. Meetings covering the same subject matter are scheduled for 3 to 5 p.m. and again from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 10, at the Issaquah Hatchery, 125 Sunset Way, Issaquah. Three projects are planned for the Snoqualmie River basin – the Hafner Levee Setback, Winkelman Revetment Reconstruction, and the Sinnema Quaale Upper Revetment Reconstruction;

Nineteen-year-old North Bend man pleads guilty in New Years' hit-and-run

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:06PM

Cody Eads, 19, appeared in King County Superior Court last week to enter a plea of guilty to one count of vehicular homicide. The North Bend man was arrested last summer for the Jan. 1 hit-and-run death of Lucinda Pieczatkowski, also of North Bend, and arraigned August 21. Eads will be sentenced January 17.

Snoqualmie takes lead in Green Power Challenge; Help get city over the top

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:21PM

The city of Snoqualmie has taken the lead in the Green Power Challenge, a competition between five cities designed to encourage residents to participate in PSE’s Green Power Program. At stake in the competition is a total of $40,000 to be granted by PSE toward a community solar photovoltaic project. In Snoqualmie, that project would be the installation of solar panels at the Snoqualmie Community Center and YMCA.

North Bend to close rotting Alm Way bridge

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:35PM

North Bend is permanently closing a small, 60-year-old bridge on the west side of the city. The city plans to post a number of signs and shut the Alm Way Bridge, over Gardiner Creek, next week. About a half dozen homes are on the west side of Alm Way, which runs roughly parallel to North Bend Way on the west end of city limits.

Work ethic: Cedarcrest boys basketball team aims for state

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:26PM

Cedarcrest senior Jordan Corpus was on board the varsity boys basketball squad when the Red Wolves made state his freshman and sophomore years, and was on the ride last year when the Red Wolves made districts.

Cedarcrest wrestling sees new talent, coach

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:24PM

The Cedarcrest wrestling program restarts this year under a new coach, and with a new group of varsity leaders. At the top of that list is returning state athlete Eli Malametz. Ranked fourth in the state at the 138-pound class last season, the senior should be a force to be reckoned with at 152 this winter. Malametz said his plan is to always be improving. His mental game looks solid.

Photo: Frozen beauty on Mount Si

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:22PM

The setting sun burnishes the frozen face of Mount Si with orange glints on Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 3. A cold front saw temperatures dipping below freezing last week, giving the 4,167-foot peak a persistent coating of ice.

Ring the bell: Reloaded Cedarcrest girls want state rematch, not a repeat

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:31PM

Every day, before every practice, the members of the Cedarcrest varsity girls basketball team ring a bell purpose-mounted on the wall of the gym. A sign next to the bell reads, "Round 2." That's the theme of this year's season. Don't call this a repeat or a re-do. This is a rematch.

Shadow catcher: Valley connection with famed photograper leads to museum, theater show

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 6:30PM

It is the Snoqualmie Valley’s connection with the Curtis brothers, Edward and Asahel, that brings a rare performance to North Bend this week. The two Curtis brothers were active as photographers, promoters and documentarians in the early 20th century. Asahel’s work took him from Snoqualmie Falls to Eastern Washington and the Klondike. The Asahel Curtis trail over the Pass is named for him.

Out of the past: Tree hater injects school cottonwoods with poison

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 10:33AM

The following stories made the news in the Valley 50 and 25 years ago, as found in the Snoqualmie Valley Record archives:

Family history group is going strong; Next meeting is Tuesday

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 10:44AM

The next Family History Club meeting is 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, at the Snoqualmie Community Center and YMCA. The workshop is open to anyone in the community who is interested in family history, free of charge, and no appointment is needed.

Reilly and Maloney Christmas concert comes to Valley Center Stage

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 10:47AM

West Coast folk singing duo Ginny Reilly and David Maloney give a one-day performance, 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at Valley Center Stage in North Bend.

Service is Dec. 14 for North Bend's Charlotte Parkinson, 73

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 10:36AM

Charlotte Parkinson, 73, of North Bend, died Friday, Nov. 29, at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman.

Steak dinner Saturday helps Sno-Valley Senior Center

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 1:57PM

Reserve spaces now for the Sno-Valley Senior Center’s June steak dinner, and save $5. Tickets for the June 14 fundraiser are available online, by phone, or in person, for $15 through Thursday, June 12. Tickets are available at the door for $20, depending on availability.

Brownie Scouts share love of animals, earn badges at Snoqualmie's Rancho Laguna

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 3:01PM

Members of the second grade Brownie Girl Scout Troop 43995 volunteered Sunday, May 4, at the Rancho Laguna H.E.A.R.T. in Snoqualmie. The girls, who were working to complete their Brownie Quest Journey Badge, chose the farm as their community project due to their love of animals.

Mount Si grad Abby McLauchlin rows in NCAA championships, gets silver

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 3:02PM

Abby McLauchlin, a 2013 Mount Si High School graduate, competed in the NCAA Rowing Championships for the University of San Diego in Indianapolis on Sunday, June 1. McLauchlin rowed in the Varsity 4 in the competition. Her boat ended the season as the 14th fastest in her category. In addition, she helped her team to an overall final ranking of 15th in the nation. This final ranking capped a historic season for the University of San Diego and its highest ranking ever.

Eastside Girls Red soccer team heading to nationals

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 3:07PM

Eastside Football Club’s G98 Red team earned a trip to compete at the 2014 U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships, finishing at the top of their girls under-15 bracket. The national championships start Tuesday, July 22, in Germantown, Md. It’s the first trip to the nationals for any Washington girls’ team since 1996. The Red team is also guaranteed a spot in the National League next year. The team is made up entirely of freshmen girls, coached by Tom Bialek.

Ducks dive and dash for cash, prizes | Fall City Days Ducky Derby

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 3:42PM

They’re out of the tub and on the loose, all for a great cause. During Fall City Days, rubber ducks get the chance to see the rushing waters of the Snoqualmie River, and take a thrilling tumble from the heights of the Fall City bridge. During the annual Ducky Derby, the little guys are now out of the tub and on the loose, racing their way down the Snoqualmie River for fun and prizes, to benefit Fall City Elementary.

Got your ticket? Big day arrives for Snoqualmie Valley's Class of 2014

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 3:44PM

Mount Si High School will graduate more than 350 students at 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 13, at Mount Si Stadium, in a first—an event that’s already sold out once. Graduation tickets, given to students to distribute to their guests for the ceremony, went so fast this year, that school staff agreed to add three more rows of assigned seating on the field. Those tickets, for roughly 150 more people, went on sale to students Monday, for $10 per seat.

Little riders learn the rules of the road at Tanner Jeans Bike Safety Rodeo

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 3:50PM

Young riders got a firsthand lesson in biking safely with help from Snoqualmie police and volunteers at the Tanner Jeans Bike Safety Rodeo, held Saturday, June 7, at Community Park on Snoqualmie Ridge. Saturday's 11th annual Bike Safety Rodeo, created in memory of Tanner, a 7 year old boy who died in a bike-car accident in 2003, is a way for local families to learn about bicycle safety and overhaul their gear.

I-90 at Snoqualmie Pass to close Sunday morning in both directions for tree removal

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 10:29AM

If you have plans to travel over Snoqualmie Pass Sunday morning, you may want to leave early. Starting at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, crews will close I-90 in both directions near the summit to remove three large trees along the highway.

Valley Moms group to host goals workshop, life coach

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 11:31AM

Life Coach Denise Myers will help local mothers explore what it means to be happy, as well as set some goals for themselves in a short hands-on workshop at the Moms meeting, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec, 17, at Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church, 36017 S.E. Fish Hatchery Road.

Broken pipes, stolen cars, odd smells | Snoqualmie Valley Police, fire blotter

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 11:51AM

On December 9, Snoqualmie firefighters responded to the downtown area of Snoqualmie twice for broken water pipes. The water was shut off at the meter and crews assisted in removing water from the residences.

Shop local? Or do business by drone? Your choice | Opinion

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 11:45AM

Our reporter, Carol Ladwig, usually handles our Question of the Week duties. But, with Carol on a much-deserved vacation. I shouldered the question of the week duties and went out into the pre-Thanksgiving crush to ask my question.

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