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Snoqualmie Tribe to plant new Capitol tree at casino

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 4:59PM

Members of the Snoqualmie Tribe will commemorate the tribe’s sponsorship this year of the Capitol Christmas tree with a tree-planting and blessing ceremony at noon, Saturday, Dec. 21, at the Snoqualmie Casino.

Special needs bowling fundraiser in Snoqualmie

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 4:57PM

A special needs bowling and social evening for children is 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, at Adventure Bowling in Snoqualmie. Cost is $15 per participant, or $25 for two including a caretaker who will bowl.

You knew me when: Brewery concert planned

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 5:05PM

After uprooting from their Nashville home and full-time jobs in June of 2012, the husband and wife duo You Knew Me When set plans to tour the nation for a full year. On December 20, the duo continues its tour at Snoqualmie Brewery & Taphouse. You Knew Me When will be performing at Snoqualmie Brewery & Taphouse, 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20. There is no cover charge.

So much to give, so little time: One Voice Holiday drive sees diminished take, numbers, but help still needed

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 5:06PM

Bethany, a Snoqualmie mom, remembers when her family faced a huge financial struggle. She was invited to take part in the inaugural One Voice Holiday Event, three years ago. “I left with tears in my eyes, just feeling so grateful,” she remembers. Flash forward to 2013, and Bethany has gone from the helped to the hero. “This year, we are not struggling any more,” she said. “I want to be on the other end of it.” She convinced her co-workers to join 49 other businesses in the Valley, and give to the annual drive.

Snoqualmie Valley school district hears from public on high school bond proposal

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 5:07PM

Snoqualmie Valley School District leaders set out last week to gather public opinion on a potential $216 million bond. In a series of three public meetings, they asked voters if their proposal was right for Snoqualmie Valley, and if it would be approved in a future election.

Carnation goes to county for cops; Half-million-dollar deal gets city one full-timer, shared coverage

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 5:07PM

Lean times for the city of Carnation have led to a cut in police services for 2014, but also a small bit of good news. Thanks to cost savings from the reduced police contract, Carnation residents won't be asked to pay an additional $20 fee for car tabs next year. Carnation's City Council on Dec. 3 approved a $500,000 police contract with the King County Sheriff's Office, for one full-time officer in the city, plus shared-patrol coverage during the officer's off hours.

20-year reunion for Mount Si grads coming up in July

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Mount Si High School Class of 1994 Reunion is 8 p.m. Friday, July 18, at the Snoqualmie Valley Eagles lodge, downtown Snoqualmie.

Learn all about LinkedIn at Valley Chamber workshop, Friday

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:17PM

Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce’s June Lunch Workshop is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, June 20, at Snoqualmie City Hall, 38624 S.E. River St. Learn how to use LinkedIn and your connections to find success.

Grant helps keep Snoqualmie's Railroad Days as green as possible

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:18PM

Snoqualmie’s Railroad Days festival, which returns in August, brings 15,000 people from across the region. Last year, Waste Management participated by providing trained sorting station staff to help educate the public about how to properly dispose of the garbage, recycling and compost generated at the event.

King County Council weighs in on drowsy driving with help from Valley Record publisher

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:22PM

The Metropolitan King County Council recently recognized the importance of increasing awareness of Drowsy Driving. “I heard the statistics on the numbers of people who drive drowsy,” said Councilmember Kathy Lambert. “It is vital as we approach the busy holiday season to remind people of the seriousness of this issue and the number of accidents and deaths caused each year.”

Snoqualmie student honored at Young Playwrights program

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:25PM

Maddie Storie, a seventh-grade student from Snoqualmie, attending Eastside Catholic School was honored at the Young Playwrights Program (YPP) Celebration at the ACT Theater in Seattle on Monday, Dec. 9. ACT Theater selects eight outstanding plays by young playwrights each year and showcases them in staged readings in the Young Playwrights Festival, which takes place in early March.

Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce hires director of events, membership

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:26PM

For most of its existence, the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce has had a two-person staff and relied heavily on volunteers, interns and its members to help support the community. Now, as the Chamber strives to provide greater value to its members and improve the well-being of the local economy, they’ll add a new role to the staff.

Driver killed instantly by a downed power line; Christmas presents for all | Out of the Past

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:25PM

The following stories made the news in the Valley 50 and 25 years ago, as found in the Snoqualmie Valley Record archives: • Three teens arrested in North Bend last week may be guilty of about 50 burglaries and thefts over the past two months. Det. Thad Frampton of the King County Police said most incidents involve theft of ornaments from cars and trucks in Riverbend and at MC Anderson Trucking.

Pro Steve Goucher to lead holiday baseball clinic at Chief Kanim

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:21PM

Steve Goucher gives a Pro Baseball Holiday Clinic, 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 26 and 27, at Chief Kanim Middle School. Goucher, a former Atlanta Braves pitcher, covers all aspects of the game, such as throwing, fielding, pitching and hitting.

Winter weather advisory says snow could hit the foothills tonight

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:36PM

The National Weather Service has issued a snow advisory for the east Puget Sound lowlands, from 1 a.m. to noon Friday, Dec. 20. A warm front will bring snow to the area late tonight, with average accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, but up to 4 inches in some areas. The snow is will likely cause slippery conditions for morning commuters, but it's expected to turn to rain by Friday afternoon.

Business news: Fall City's Trinkets and Treasures hires Chappelle

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:24PM

Kelly Kyle has opened Trinkets and Treasures, a boutique thrift store, at 33511 Southeast Redmond-Fall City Road. Trinkets and Treasures offers fabric, furniture, jewelry, home decor items, books, antiques, art and holiday items. The store is open seven days a week, and has four employees.

Santa and EFR Reindeer Engine to collect toys on December 20

  • Dec 19, 2013 at 4:20PM

Eastside Fire & Rescue firefighters ride through North Bend with their Reindeer Engine this Saturday, Dec. 20, collecting toys for needy families.They will be in Forster Woods and then Cedar Falls at North Bend Way from 5 to 9 p.m., with Santa Claus along for the ride.

Apply today for Snoqualmie Civil Service Commission

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 1:11PM

The city of Snoqualmie's Civil Service Commission has an opening for a new commissioner. To be considered, the new member must have resided within Snoqualmie city limits for at least one year immediately preceding such appointment. Applications must be submitted by June 18. They are available on the city website at www.cityofsnoqualmie.org in the “Public Participation” box. Applications may be hand delivered to Snoqualmie City Hall at 38624 SE River Street, or mailed to Tiah Branson, P.O. Box 987, Snoqualmie, Washington, 98065.

Open house helps horse rescue team

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:21PM

Cowgirl Spirit Equine Rescue hosts a tack sale and open house, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at 8718 Ames Lake/Carnation Road in Carnation. Visitors can tour the farm, meet the rescue horses, buy donated equipment, riding apparel, and equestrian gifts. Donations of new and used clothing, tack, and gifts are accepted. To donate, psend an e-mail to officers@csrdt.org. The deadline for donations is Monday, June 23. All proceeds from the sale go to caring for horses in need.

Summer tourism campaign coming to Snoqualmie

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:22PM

“Sip, Shop & Savor Summer in Downtown Snoqualmie” is the theme of a new summer campaign which showcases the downtown Snoqualmie business district. The centerpiece is a series of arts events that begin July 19 and continue through September. Partners include the Snoqualmie Arts Commission, Downtown Merchants Association and Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce.

Fighting hunger, one CROP Walk step at a time

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:26PM

The annual Snoqualmie Valley CROP Hunger Walk, held Sunday, May 18, was a huge success. This year was dedicated to the memory of Bill Melton, who brought the international fight against hunger campaign to the Snoqualmie Valley 15 years ago. More than $6,600 was raised and $1,650 will be donated to Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank.

A sober moment: Mock crash impresses safety for Mount Si High School students

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:28PM

With the school year coming to an end, a DUI fatality collision simulation was presented at Mount Si High School to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving. Car accidents are the number one cause of death for teenagers, representing more than one-third of all mortalities, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Teen drivers are three times more likely than more experienced drivers to be in a fatal crash.

Downtown upgrades, part 2, start in Snoqualmie this week

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:31PM

Phase 2 of the downtown infrastructure improvement project is underway. Infrastructure and road work will occur on Railroad Avenue Southeast between River Street and Northern Street. Downtown businesses will remain open and fully accessible throughout the project with parking in designated areas.

Front-porch snooper rifles package, steals sales slip | Snoqualmie Valley police blotter

  • Dec 20, 2013 at 4:36PM

Late last Thursday, a resident in the 1200 block of Salish Avenue Southeast reported a suspicious incident, using the King County Sheriff's Office online reporting tool. The resident said at 4:15 p.m., they found a package that they’d been expecting on their front step, but it had been torn open and rifled through. The only item that seemed to be missing was a packing slip.

Host families needed for Snoqualmie Sister Cities student exchange programs

  • Dec 20, 2013 at 4:14PM

Volunteer to be a host family for the upcoming student exchange program for students from Korea and Peru who will study soon at Mount Si High School. One family is needed for a Korean student, Jan. 3 through 27. To host a Korean student, contact Russell Maw at russellmaw@hotmail.com or call (425) 495-276.

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