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Fast on their feet: Improvisation, mental game helps Mount Si wrestling clean house | Photo Gallery

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:45PM

“What can I do now?” thought Mount Si senior Eli Clure. His Interlake opponent was stubbornly defending himself with an elbow to the mat. Clure needed to move it. Time for some improvisation. Clure thought fast and used a sequence of moves, grappling an ankle, going into a cradle, then grabbed foe Brando Grim’s head to get the pin and another six points for Mount Si.

Reader Photo: Volunteers come through for Acres of Diamonds family shelter

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:31PM

Acres of Diamonds, a transitional shelter for homeless women and their children, raised more than $20,000 in its annual fundraising dinner and auction in October. As a result of the event, seven new monthly donors also signed on to help the Duvall shelter.

Opstad students to deck the halls with Reflections art

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:31PM

Opstad Elementary School will host a “Deck the Halls” art show, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18. Student artworks for the Reflections arts competition will be on display for the evening, along with a holiday bake sale, and a photo booth for pictures with Santa.

Cedarcrest hosts holiday alumni theater, musical show

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:29PM

For this year’s holiday performances, the Cedarcrest High School theatre and music departments are combining efforts, along with the RHYTHM performing arts boosters, to create a new community experience, an alumni variety show.

Corpus, Paxman rack up points for Red Wolves varsity basketball

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:35PM

Cedarcrest senior team captains Jordan Corpus and Austin Paxman have racked up some serious points for the team in a recent 4-1 game streak. On Friday, Dec. 13, the Cedarcrest boys beat Whidbey Island, 80-42. Corpus led scoring with 21 points. Paxman added 12, including four three-point throws. Robert Cha had 11, with two three-pointers. Andew Gutman made nine points.

Hungry for help: With Carnation food bank closing on Christmas eve, patrons weigh other options

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:49PM

Food banks in the Snoqualmie Valley have seen steady increases in community need over the past few years. Carnation’s Hopelink may see another jump soon, when the Snoqualmie Tribe Food Bank, also in Carnation, closes its doors. The Snoqualmie Tribe in November began the process of withdrawing its support of the Carnation food bank by the end of this year.

Cedarcrest girls take down Interlake with long shots

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:35PM

The Cedarcrest High School girls varsity basketball team beat Interlake, 47-29, on Saturday, Dec. 7, firing up in the fourth quarter to add 19 points and win 47-29. Senior Kaylee Fowler and Susan Kenney each added 16 to lead scoring, with Lacey Deming scoring 12 and Kathryn Smith scoring three. Fowler had five long threes, and Kenney contributed one field goal.

Well on their way | Fall City Elementary's big Walk-a-thon | Photos

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 3:37PM

Fall City Elementary students made the equivalent of a cross-country journey in October, as they helped raise more than $47,000 for their school. The PTSA-sponsored annual fundraiser had 577 students participating. On October 10, they walked for two hours, for a combined total of 24,550 laps, or 3,069 miles. More than 100 parents and family members also volunteered to help put on the 13th annual event.

Plan ahead for Cedarcrest High School fall sports

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:49PM

Lower Valley teen athletes, plan ahead for fall sports in Cedarcrest with the following dates:

Discover Pass is a must for Rattlesnake Mountain Trail Parking

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:50PM

All city of Snoqualmie parks and trails are open to the public and do not require a Washington State Discover Pass for parking or use. That includes Snoqualmie Point Park and its parking lot.

Arts tour through the Valley this weekend

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:51PM

Snoqualmie River Arts Tour is 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 21 and Sunday, June 22.

Get your game on at Mount Si's Summer Speed Camp

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:52PM

Athletes from elementary to high school age can get a leg up on conditioning at Wildcat Summer Speed Camp, starting June 24 at Mount Si High School’s Wildcat stadium.

Get fancy for English tea, show, Tuesday at sr. center

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 1:54PM

Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation hosts its annual English tea and fashion show, 2 to 4 p.m., Tuesday, June 17.

What are you going to do for Valley, state’s 125th party?

  • Jun 16, 2014 at 2:00PM

T The year 1889 was a big one for the Valley. It was the year that Washington territory became the 42nd state. It was also the year that trains rolled into the Valley for the first time. Railroads transformed daily life for the people here, opening the local economy up to a wider world. The train came here mainly due to tourism—big city folk wanted to see the wonders of the Snoqualmie waterfall.

Teen Winter Camp at Snoqualmie Y, starts Monday

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 4:51PM

Teen Winter Camp for ages 11-14 is Dec. 23, 27 and 30, Jan. 2 and 3, at Snoqualmie Y. Fees vary. Pre-register by calling the Y at (425) 256-3115.

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.”

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