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Pass a truck, get slapped: Driver gets smacked for North Bend road behavior, calls cops | Valley blotter

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:38PM

Road slapper: On Sunday, April 27, an assault victim called Snoqualmie Police from the 300 block of Main Avenue South, North Bend. He said a white Ford utility truck had followed his vehicle to where he parked, and a tall man in his 50s got out of the truck, walked over to the victim's car, opened the door, and slapped him, for passing his truck on Mount Si Road. The victim did not have any license plate information for the subject.

Memorial service, social planned for North Bend's Doris Maxine Dovenberg

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:34PM

Doris Maxine Dovenberg, a life-long resident of North Bend, died at home Thursday, April 17, at the age of 91. Maxine was born February 24, 1923, to Ted and Elva Mueller, also life-long residents of North Bend.

Valley artists, submit works for new North Bend gallery

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:30PM

The city of North Bend extends an invitation to Valley artists to submit their work for consideration in the new Mountain View Gallery. This fine arts gallery will be housed in the future North Bend Information and Cultural Center. Construction on the center will begin soon, with a projected opening date of June 26, 2014.

Rebuilding and recovering: Locals helping business victims of North Bend explosion get back on their feet.

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:51PM

Only the view is left at Shelly Gildersleeve’s salon, where she and stylist Michelle Dunbar jointly operated as independent contractors. Her salon, destroyed in the explosion that shook North Bend awake at about 3:45 a.m. Friday, April 25, had been a great place to work for the past three years, Gildersleeve said.

Beer maker’s dinner coming to North Bend Bar and Grill

  • May 9, 2014 at 4:31PM

North Bend Bar and Grill hosts a Beer Maker’s Dinner, in partnership with Snoqualmie Falls Brewery, 6 p.m. Monday, May 12. The three-course meal with dessert includes a number of beer pairings. Tickets are $35. To reserve a spot, send an e-mail to catnbbg@gmail.com.

Sale helps Our Lady of Sorrows youth on mission trip

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 11:31AM

Youth Group Mission Trip Yard & Bake Sale is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 39025 SE Alpha St., Snoqualmie.

Savor a Piccola wine pairing dinner at Blue Heron in Carnation

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 4:05PM

Piccola Wine Dinner is 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at Blue Heron Bar & Grill at the Blue Heron Golf Course in Carnation Cost is $65. The meal includes courses paired with five wines from Piccola Winery. Diana Kaspic, owner of Piccola Winery, is guest speaker for the wine pairings.

Fall City UMC hosts Harvest Festival this weekend

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 4:06PM

Fall City United Methodist Church's Harvest Festival is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at the church, 4326 337 Pl. S.E., Fall City. Get a soup and pie lunch and shop in a Holiday Craft Fair and bake sale.

At the wheel? Better wake up; It's Drowsy Driving Week

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 4:08PM

Governor Jay Inslee has proclaimed this week, November 2 to 9, as Drowsy Driving Prevention Week in Washington state. While this proclamation is a significant step towardsdrowsy driving awareness and prevention, there is much more that needs to be done to keep this pandemic off of our roads and highways. We must change attitudes about drowsy driving first.

Hearts for Marysville Pilchuck at Mount Si High School | Photo

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 4:15PM

Students at Mount Si High School wore Marysville Pilchuck colors and gathered after school last Thursday, Oct. 30, for a group photo. The photo, along with flowers and a signed poster, are a show of support for the students of Marysville Pilchuck High

Snoqualmie schools recognized with Washington Achievement Awards

  • May 12, 2014 at 1:07PM

The state Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction has awarded several Snoqualmie Valley schools a 2013 Washington Achievement Award. The prestigious awards are for schools meeting Washington Achievement Index criteria for the past three years, in up to six categories.

Artists needed for Snoqualmie state highway sculpture project

  • May 12, 2014 at 1:09PM

The city of Snoqualmie is renovating a section of State Route 202/Railroad Avenue Southeast (SR 202) in historic downtown Snoqualmie. The Snoqualmie Arts Commission wishes to purchase or commission a unique three-dimensional sculpture to be installed at the project site. The artwork location is proposed for the intersection of State Route 202 and S.E. King St. Sculptures may be new or existing. A permanent concrete base may be used as a foundation for the artwork.

Hunt for KingCo: Mount Si baseball heads into Mercer battle after small-ball Liberty win | Photo Gallery

  • May 12, 2014 at 1:27PM

The Liberty runner was getting a bit too much of a lead-off for comfort. So, "We decided to go for it," said Mount Si shortstop Carson Breshears, who was on the receiving end of a pick play, tagging a runner in the dirt and shutting down Liberty for the night. Defense like that, and fundamental 'small ball' play got Mount Si that much closer to a fourth and final KingCo title. The Wildcat baseball team beat Liberty, 3-0, on Saturday, May 10. Few big hits, but strong basics, set them up for a battle against Mercer Island tonight (Monday, May 12).

Valley students earn spots on Eastern Washington University's Dean’s List

  • May 12, 2014 at 1:06PM

More than a dozen area students made the Eastern Washington University dean’s list for 2014 winter quarter. Snoqualmie: Kolton Auxier, Alek Behrends, Charles Corriveau, Ryan Emmerton, Tiana Graciidis, Jessareh Helm, Cameron Hilsmann, Lindsay Kirby, Adam Korma, Hannah Masbaum, Micah Masbaum, Catherine Shintah, Zachariah Storm, Kyle Takacs, Kaitlyn Usselman, Kyle Whitworth.

North Bend's Stokosa family touched by memorial help

  • May 12, 2014 at 1:08PM

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their love, support and prayers during this extremely sad time. The food, flowers, donations, and so much more have been overwhelming. Sharon Larson touched many lives, as was evident by how many attended her memorial service on April 12. We are grateful for loving friends and family who supported Mom during her long battle with cancer. She truly loved you all.

A message for the caregivers of the Snoqualmie Valley

  • May 12, 2014 at 1:10PM

If you seldom hear a shout-out or never get nominated for being the best, if you think you are invisible and what you do does not make a difference, this letter is for you. If you have ever put 50 cents in a donation jar, volunteered to help anywhere, baked, cooked, babysat, or taxied for a fundraiser or a friend, give yourself a big hug from me.

Former North Bend couple gets home detention in neglect case

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Nov 9, 2014 at 10:20AM

Former North Bend residents Jeffrey and April Henderson were each sentenced to nine months of electronic home detention last week, for their roles in the abuse and neglect of a severely handicapped 19-year-old girl. The two initially entered pleas of not guilty at their April 24 arraignment on charges of second degree criminal mistreatment and Medicaid fraud. In late September, both changed their pleas to guilty of criminal mistreatment. Residents of Florida since the summer of 2013, the Hendersons have been in custody in North Bend via electronic home detention since April, when they returned to the state for their court appearances.

State Parks offers ‘free day’ Nov. 11, for Veterans Day

  • Nov 9, 2014 at 10:28AM

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission announces the final free day of 2014 is Nov. 11 in honor of Veterans Day. Visitors will not be required to display the Discover Pass to visit a state park.

Free ‘Battleship’ showing for vets at North Bend Theatre

  • Nov 9, 2014 at 10:28AM

The American Legion Auxiliary Post #79 hosts a showing of the movie “Battleship” at the North Bend Theater, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, Veteran’s Day. Admission is free to all military veterans and active duty service men and women. There is a $5 admission fee for all other movie goers. Funds will be used to fill and mail care packages to deployed troops.

Biker dedication roaring to Raging River Community Church

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:43PM

Preston’s 11th annual Biker Dedication is 11:31 a.m. Saturday, May 17, at 31104 S.E. 86th Street in Preston. A musical group from Raging River Community Church will perform; hamburgers and hot dogs, salad and cake will be served.

Hospital foundation's Charity Golf Classic returns

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:32PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Foundation is hosting its Golf Classic Tournament on Friday, Aug. 8, at the Mount Si Golf Course. The Benaroya Companies is the presenting sponsor for the tournament. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Foundation, with a mission to fund capital projects for the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital District and promote health throughout the community.

Women rebuild and renew Snoqualmie Ridge's Habitat for Humanity neighborhood | Photo Gallery

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:09PM

Bright colors ruled in the last house in the row on Snoqualmie Ridge. At least they had that morning, before a crew of volunteers arrived to repaint the interior of the house, future home to a new family in the Habitat for Humanity program. By early afternoon, the blue, purple and blood-red walls upstairs had all gotten at least one coat of white paint, leaving the pink T-shirts and matching safety glasses of the work crews as the brightest things in the house. “Who thought of that?” wondered Kami Bratton, spokesperson for Habitat for Humanity. “They are just the perfect touch!”

Want to run for office? File by Friday

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:11PM

Candidates interested in filing for any of the 95 positions open for election in King County this year may file online or in person this week. The deadline is Friday, May 16. The King County Elections office encourages candidates to file online, the easiest and most efficient method.

Preservation group's Pedal for the Valley racing nearer

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:25PM

The Snoqualmie Valley Preservation Alliance is hosting Pedal for the Valley, a fundraising bike ride starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 24, at Jubilee Farm in Carnation. There are many rides throughout the year in the beautiful Snoqualmie Valley, but this is the only one put on with the sole purpose of preserving it. All proceeds from the ride will go to supporting the work of the Snoqualmie Valley Preservation Alliance.

Fall City food pantry may get help from Fred Meyer | You can help

  • May 13, 2014 at 3:24PM

Fall City Community Food Pantry is doing a benefit through Fred Meyer’s Community Rewards Program. Fred Meyer distributes $625,000 quarterly to egible, participating, non-profit organizations. Fall City's food bank seeks to be a part of this program.

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