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Three cows die in fast-moving Fall City barn fire | Out of the Past

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 12:34PM

A barn on the Tasche-Schumacher farm, a mile out of Fall City on the Redmond road, was completely destroyed by fire. Mrs. Tasche said the children, playing in the yard just before the dinner hour, noticed smoke. The family hurriedly relocated 30 cattle. Steve, a sixth grader, tried in vain to start a tractor blocking one pen

Here’s why you should support Snoqualmie Valley's school levies

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 12:31PM

Levies are a fact of life in local school districts. For generations, they’ve been a crucial ‘secondary’ funding source for school districts. Voters in the Snoqualmie Valley School District and neighboring Riverview School District are asked to approve, renew and boost their local school levies, by voting yes and returning their ballots by mail before election day, Tuesday, Feb. 11.

Protect our children's learning; Vote yes on levies

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 12:30PM

Our Snoqualmie Valley School District depends heavily upon local funding for hiring teachers, improving their effectiveness, school supplies, and other school operational expenses. About one quarter of the district operations budget comes from our local taxpayers, and approval for that must be reapproved every six years by voters.

Cedarcrest offers 'Love & Logic' courses for parents

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 12:25PM

Riverview School District parents are invited to a seven-week parenting program, "Becoming a Love and Logic Parent," starting in February. The course is designed to give parents practical skills that can be used immediately, for more fun parenting, and for helping teens become responsible, manage money, and so on. Sessions are 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Feb. 12, 19 and 26, and March 5, 12, 19 and 26, at the Cedarcrest High School Counseling Center.

Mount Si wrestlers get Senior Night win over Liberty

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 12:29PM

Against Liberty for Senior Night Thursday, Jan. 30, Mount Si won, 43 points to 18. Mount Si’s Eli Clure, in the 126-pound weight class, pinned Liberty’s Kyle Armstrong. Gunnar Harrison, at 132, pinned Zach Toombs. Mason Marenco, at 138, won a 4-1 decision over Tyler Lee. Ryley Absher, at 145, pinned Juan Flores. Justin Edens, at 152, pinned Nathan Sjoholm. Tye Rodne, at 160, pinned Jimmy Andrus. Cameron McLain, at 195, pinned Will Nguyen. Andrew Harris, at 220, pinned Zach Arthur.

TV's ‘The Voice’ contestant Austin Jenckes takes main stage at Festival at Mount Si

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 1:25PM

Singer-songwriter Austin Jenckes, a Nashville musician with local roots, is the headliner for the Festival at Mount Si. He plays his blend of rock and country at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, on the main stage at Si View Park in North Bend.

Semi, dump truck collide, shut down Snoqualmie Parkway

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 2:01PM

A collision involving a semi-truck and a dump truck on Snoqualmie Parkway shut down that arterial for hours Tuesday morning, August 5. The crash happened at the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway and SE 99th Street. Crews responded just before 8 a.m. and worked on the scene until 12 p.m.

Super glue prank brings cops to North Bend apartment | Snoqualmie Valley police, fire calls

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 2:04PM

On Sunday, Jan. 26, resident of apartments in the 400 block of East North Bend Way called police to report a super-glue incident. His front door and door handle were glued shut. The victim said that it occurred overnight, after he asked some upstairs neighbors to be more quiet.

‘Girl Rising’ film, Saturday at North Bend, shows power of education

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:59PM

Girl Rising, showing at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at North Bend Theatre, is a feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to transform societies. The film presents the stories of nine girls around the world, told by celebrated writers and voiced by renowned actors, that delivers a simple truth.

Snoqualmie arborist Phil Bennett to give tree pruning workshop

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:52PM

City of Snoqualmie Arborist Phil Bennett presents a workshop on pruning trees in winter to promote strong growth, withstand damage, and bring out the trees’ natural beauty. The event is 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at North Bend Library.

Roman follies: Auditions for Center Stage’s next romp start Monday

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:58PM

Auditions begin soon for Valley Center Stage’s next production, a musical comedy romp directed by Alan Wilkie. “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” is a non-stop laugh-fest musical in which Pseudolus, a crafty slave, schemes to win the hand of a beautiful, but slow-witted courtesan named Philia, for his young master, Hero, in exchange for his freedom. The plot twists and turns with cases of mistaken identity, slamming doors, and a showgirl or two.

A festival of STEM: Science, math party is Monday at Mount Si high school

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:54PM

STEM Fest is 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, at Mount Si High School. This event focuses on the high school’s science, technology, engineering and math offerings, and is open to all students who will attend Mount Si in 2014-15.

Scope out new fashions at Valley Alliance church's girls night out

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:53PM

A Girls Night Out fundraiser for the Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church, 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the church, 36017 S.E. Fish Hatchery Rd., Fall City. The event, which includes a women’s fashion show, shopping and refreshments, pays for scholarships to help women in the community go on retreats and attend conferences

Snoqualmie's Boone Hapke awarded Pacific Lutheran scholarship

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:50PM

Prospective Pacific Lutheran University student Boone Hapke, from Mount Si High School, has been awarded a President’s Scholarship worth $22,000 a year—along with the opportunity to earn more.

Snoqualmie council goes on yearly retreat

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 1:44PM

The Snoqualmie City Council is on its annual retreat this week. The council met yesterday and today at the Puget Sound Energy building Conference Room on Douglas Street.

Snoqualmie council greenlights $60 county car tab plan, 6-1 | Outgoing fire chief honored

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 2:07PM

The Snoqualmie City Council voted 6-1 to give a symbolic green light to a proposed $60 county-wide car tab fee that would fix the region’s beleaguered road and transit system. The tab hike was part of a plan for a new King County transportation benefit district, proposed by Executive Dow Constantine last month, that would ask voters to preserve Metro Transit and fix the county’s ailing roads system. Besides the new tab fee, a likely April ballot measure could include a 0.1 percent sales tax increase.

Wilderness Rim break-in leads to arson investigation

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 5:04PM

King County Sheriff's officers are investigating a burglary that could have become an arson just outside North Bend.

A hometown party 
under Mount Si

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 9:44AM

Si View Community Park once again hosts the Festival at Mount Si in North Bend’s big back yard, Friday through Sunday, Aug. 8 to 10.

Spicy goodness: Chili cook-off is Sunday

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 9:45AM

Hotshot local cooks will grab their chili spoons and return to the What’s Cookin’ Chili Cook-off, sponsored by The North Bend Bar & Grill, 8:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10, at Si View Park.

Lighting up the night: Festival fireworks gala is a gift to the community

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 9:47AM

North Bend gas station owner George Wyrsch, Sr., always loved the thrill of things that go boom in the night.

Can you carry your wife?: Field games and family fun spread onto park’s grassy areas

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 9:48AM

Families can take part in some old-fashioned, even old-world field games at the Festival, happening from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10, on the Si View grass field.

Memorial service for Fawn Hamilton Saturday

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 9:51AM

Fawn Raye Hamilton was born October 21, 1950, in Wakasha, Wisc., to Ray and Lorraine Hills. She was raised in Seattle and lived in Washington for 50 years. She moved back to North Bend in 1974.

‘Something for everyone’: Festival stages feature breadth of musical genres, plus headliner Austin Jenckes

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 9:52AM

Hear sounds from blues and country to top 40, from local bands and local celebrity Austin Jenckes, at the Festival at Mount Si.

North Bend Way work begins

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

Paving work on North Bend Way begins this week, between Bendigo Boulevard and the South Fork Bridge. The work could extend into the following week.

Set a life goal, meet it with help from Valley Moms Club

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 10:42AM

Goal setting and planning is the topic of the next Moms Club meeting, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church, 36017 S.E. Fish Hatchery Rd., Fall City. Working mothers and stay-at-home mothers often feel stretched thin while trying to balance day-to-day life tasks and challenges. This consistent struggle can leave mothers feeling worn out and in need of some new strategies to help find happiness amidst their busy schedule.

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