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If you build it, they will come: Valley Little League, North Bend have big vision for Torguson Park

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 3:32PM

Traveling Washington with his son’s team, Snoqualmie Valley Little League President Roy Baunsgard watched boys play baseball among the rolling hills of the Yakima Valley and the wide horizons of Moses Lake. No place compared to home. Few vistas, he thought, had anything on the backdrop of Mount Si at the Little League’s home field, North Bend’s Torguson Park.

12th Man in the Valley: Students, employees, true fans show their team spirit for Super Bowl-bound Seattle Seahawks | Photo Gallery

  • Jan 21, 2014 at 4:31PM

If there was ever a time to show your team spirit, it's now. Seahawks football fans have been fired up around the Valley, with many students, teachers, and employees at local businesses wearing team colors before the big games over the last two weeks.

Neighborhood rivalry: Si View adult sports leagues start soon

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:39PM

The Si View Metro Parks adult sports leagues are rolling out the winter season in February. Offered are men's five-on-five basketball and co-ed six-on-six volleyball. The basketball league will play on Thursday evenings at Si View Community Center. All teams are guaranteed seven games, and the top four teams will battle for the league championship in playoffs. Referees and scorekeepers are provided.

Pat Sprague's Allstate agency gets nod for growth, community service

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:41PM

Patrick Sprague’s Allstate Insurance office in Snoqualmie was recently recognized by the Allstate Corporation as one of the top 100 of the 9,432 Allstate agencies in the country in 2013, for agency growth and customer service.

Valley Chamber breakfast seminar, Friday, is all about the big plan

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:40PM

Making a concise business plan is the topic of a January 24 breakfast seminar hosted by the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber’s “College of Business Knowledge” breakfast is 7:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at the Mount Si Golf Course Restaurant, 9010 Boalch Ave.

Walk like an ancient Egyptian: Museum Walk in North Bend

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:51PM

The Twin Falls sixth grade Egyptian Museum Walk is 9:30 a.m on Friday, Jan. 31, at the middle school. Every sixth grade student is researching a specific ancient Egyptian artifact, person or event and will create a 3-D model of their topic, along with an essay, picture, and fun facts. All their findings will be displayed for the entire school.

Valley actor in Kidstage's 'Trust Me' musical

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:34PM

Young Valley actor Chelsea Henak is part of the Kidstage production of "Trust Me," a musical by teens for teens, at the Village Theatre in Issaquah. The show runs through January 26.

Re-up time for school levies: Snoqualmie district seeks 1/4 of revenues

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 4:06PM

Ballots should arrive in the Snoqualmie Valley this week for an important school vote, but probably not the one most citizens are thinking about. At issue in the Feb. 11 election are the renewals of two existing levies worth $18 million, not the much-discussed $216 million facilities bond that the Snoqualmie Valley School Board is considering for a future ballot.

Sno-Valley Senior Center calls on community to save Adult Day Health

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:49PM

The Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation could soon lose its Adult Day Health program, a devastating prospect for the families who use it, says program manager Karen Koenig. “I hear from our caregivers how tragic it would be for their families for us to close,” she said.

Sno-Valley Preschool fair returns this weekend

  • Jan 22, 2014 at 3:37PM

The Sno-Valley Indoor Playground hosts its annual Snoqualmie Valley Preschool Education and Enrichment Fair, 9 a.m. to noon this Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Mount Si High School commons. The free event introduces Valley families to preschools, enrichment programs, day care facilities, and other services for children from birth to 5 years old.

'Thinking man's comic' brings boomer tribute show to North Bend

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04PM

The man the Oregonian called “the thinking man’s comic,” Will Durst, presents his one-man show, “Boomeraging: From LSD to OMG” Friday through Sunday, Jan. 24 to 26 at Valley Center Stage, 119 North Bend Way, North Bend.

Renew school levies, for return on investment | Letters

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:46PM

This week, registered voters within the Snoqualmie Valley School District will be receiving their ballots for the February 11 all mail-in election. There are two four-year replacement levies on our ballots. The Education Programs & Operations (EP&O) Levy, formerly called Maintenance & Operations (M&O), provides for nearly one-quarter of the costs of our district’s day-to-day operations, programs, and personnel needed to serve the basic education needs of our students.

Garbage equals food? Training the average Ridge bear | Opinion

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:16PM

It’s in the nature of a dog to protect its owner and its home. And it’s in the nature of black bears to flee when threatened. But only to a point. That point was about 100 yards into the woods, on the early hours of Thursday, Jan. 2, when this particular Ridge bruin turned and showed his teeth and claws to the pursuing dog, who did not survive the encounter.

Mount Si Food Bank will leave longtime North Bend site

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:41PM

Mount Si Food Bank is in a state of flux this week, with the Upper Valley pantry, which serves hundreds of local families of low income, apparently pulling out of its North Bend location. "We need to share with you that the Mt Si Food Bank has been asked to leave its present location," next to North Bend Community Church, a message on the food bank's Facebook page posted on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23.

Why are our businesses empty? Shops, restaurants deserve our support

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:08PM

Recently, the Chinese restaurant in Carnation changed ownership. Having not been there lately, I decided to give it a try. The food was great, but I couldn’t help but notice something. When I was there, around 6 p.m. on a Thursday night, I was the only person in the restaurant.

Mount Si dropouts are not highest in state, thank you very much | Out of the Past

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:55PM

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

Contra dancing the night away at North Bend's Sallal Grange | Photos

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:55PM

Every dancer got a chance to greet and sway with every other dancer, smiling as they moved across the ballroom at North Bend's Sallal Grange. Conta Dancing is a lot like square dancing, but easier to learn and ideal for families, several of whom were in attendance at last week's monthly get-together.

Make a blanket for Project Linus, Monday at Grange

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 4:27PM

The Sallal Grange is hosting a no-sew blanket event, 7 to 9 p.m., Monday, Jan. 27, to benefit the Linus Project (www.projectlinus.org). The public is invited to help cut and make the blankets, which will be distributed to children in traumatic situations.

Smash and grab for food, antiques at North Bend business | Snoqualmie Valley Police, Fire Blotter

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 4:55PM

On Saturday, Jan. 11, the owner of a business in the 200 block of Main Avenue South called police to report a burglary. The victim said that her mother had gone to the business on the weekend to feed the pet fish, and found the glass front door and a front window had been smashed. The thieves apparently entered through the broken door, then stole a plastic bin, food, and some Chinese antiques.

Citizens can meet Snoqualmie city council members Monday

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 4:24PM

The Snoqualmie City Council invites local residents and business owners to an informal session to discuss current issues and offer suggestions on topics of interest. The session is 6:15 to 6:45 p.m., Monday, Jan. 27, at Snoqualmie City Hall Council Chambers, 38624 S.E. River Street. The regular council meeting follows.

Meet and greet mothers at Snoqualmie MOMS Club event

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 4:28PM

The Moms Club support group of the Valley holds a Meet and Greet, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, at 35018 SE Ridge St, Snoqualmie. MOMS Club is an international, nonprofit support group for mothers who stay home with their children, including those who have home-based businesses and those who work part time but are home with their children during the day.

North Bend police services survey deadline is Monday

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 4:23PM

This coming March, the Snoqualmie Police Department will begin providing full police services to North Bend. The City of Snoqualmie looks forward to partnering with the City of North Bend to provide these services and for the Snoqualmie Police Department to have the opportunity to get to know the residents and businesses it will serve.

Downtown crisis: Snoqualmie considers impact of sweeping flood insurance reform

  • Jan 24, 2014 at 4:29PM

The Biggert-Waters Act was meant to make flood insurance more realistic and more stable. But the reform act could have the unintended consequence of blighting the low-lying urban areas of the Valley, several speakers warned at last Monday’s Snoqualmie City Council meeting.

Deep giving for Auxiliary means packages for soldiers

  • Jan 27, 2014 at 6:33PM

I’d like to send out a truly heartfelt “Thank You” to all of the students, staff and their families at the Snoqualmie Valley schools for their generous support and items donated toward the American Legion Auxiliary’s care packages. These donations, along with beautiful artwork and letters of support, were sent in care packages to a troop of soldiers deployed from Joint Base Lewis McChord. The soldiers appreciated knowing that citizens were thinking about them, while they were far from home during the holidays. We sent 33 boxes, one for each soldier, filled with items that make them a little more comfortable and remind them of home. Each package was received with a smile.

Valley grads on a roll at Eastern Washington University

  • Jan 27, 2014 at 6:31PM

The Dean’s List for the Fall 2013 quarter at Eastern Washington University includes students from the Valley:

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