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Motorcycling Rotary speaker, author and therapist to share life on the road

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 11:47AM

Lynda Laham, a psychotherapist, author, coach, athlete and avid motorcyclist, is the featured speaker at the Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge. She is a marriage and family therapist with a specialty in sport and performance psychology.

Cedarcrest boys hold off Falls at home

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 11:35AM

The Cedarcrest varsity boys basketball team continues their march into the postseason, beating Falls at home Tuesday, 69-58. The Red Wolves rushed to a big lead in the first half, 19-11 in the first quarter, 16-6 in the second. Falls outscored Cedarcrest in the second half, 23-20 in quarter three, 18-13 in the fourth, but not enough to retake the Red Wolves lead.

Subdivision sensitivity: Tanner Road neighbors raise concerns about 156-home project

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 11:48AM

Too many cars and too many houses top the list of concerns regarding a proposed development on Southeast Tanner Road in North Bend. About 20 community residents, all neighboring the future project, raised these issues at the Feb. 4 meeting of the North Bend City Council, and several urged the council to live up to its own comprehensive plan. “We all… feel like something that we care about is being threatened,” Jack Harris said of his group of neighbors at the meeting.

Valley Schools Foundation celebrates 25 years with wine tasting Thursday

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 11:40AM

Enjoy a complimentary wine tasting and help the Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation mark 25 years of helping Valley students, starting at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 13, at Sigillo Cellars in Snoqualmie. The foundation is commemorating its 25th anniversary by presenting an artistic rendition of historic highlights that will be on display for the evening along with a video. Sigillo Cellars is located at 8353 Meadowbrook Way S.E., Snoqualmie.

Snoqualmie's elementary school six is on schedule, but bond isn’t

  • Feb 12, 2014 at 11:42AM

Snoqualmie Valley School District still has time to build and open a sixth elementary school by the start of the 2015-16 school year. So far, though, the district doesn’t have the money, and is running out of time. Although design work and planning for the 29-classroom building began last fall, paid for with school impact fees from the district’s capital facilities fund, the district has not committed to a bond to raise the estimated $35 million total project costs.

Newborn baby discarded in woods near North Bend Way

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Feb 14, 2014 at 1:40PM

King County Sheriff's Deputies are seeking tips in the abandonment of a newborn in woods between North Bend and Snoqualmie on Wednesday, Feb. 12. Police received a 911 call around 2:15 p.m., and responded to the 38800 block of Southeast North Bend Way. The baby was in the woods near the Kimble Creek Bridge, , about 10 feet away from the shoulder of North Bend Way. and was found by a person walking nearby.

‘Love Letters‘ play is Valentine’s Day weekend at Center Stage

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 1:11PM

Valley Center Stage presents A.R. Gurney’s “Love Letters,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 14 and 15. The show, performed by Rochelle Wyatt and Peter Cook, plays one weekend only. Tickets are $17 and $14.50 for seniors. Love Letters, which premiered on Broadway in 1989, tells the story of lawyer Andrew Makepeace Ladd III and artist Melissa Gardner, whose lives have been entwined since they met in second grade.

Give blood when Puget Sound Blood Center visits Fall City

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 1:07PM

Give blood this Friday, Feb. 14, at the Hauglie Insurance agency, 33410 S.E. Fall City Redmond Rd., downtown Fall City. The Puget Sound Blood Center brings is bus the parking lot. Hours are noon to 2 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m.

Where is the love? All around you, it turns out | Charity, giving and romance in the Valley

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 1:13PM

The winter can seem like a crummy time to live in the Valley. All this cold and rain. Even our snow days are rainy. The news can get you down—fire, crime, taxes, shoddy winter Olympics construction. But before you really get down consider that there’s a lot of love that makes the Valley go round. With Valentine’s Day upon us, let me just chalk up the things that may brighten your heart, locally speaking.

Dozen Mount Si wrestlers to compete in this weekend's regional tourney

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 1:17PM

Mount Si is sending 12 wrestlers to compete in this weekend's regional tournament at Skyline High School Mount Si had a big group advance from the 3A Kingco/Seamount Wrestling Championships, held this past weekend, Feb. 8, at Interlake.

Out of the Past: Search combs Tanner for missing man; fire guts Weyerhaeuser plywood plant

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 1:14PM

1989: Only weeks before 60 local workers will be idled by closure of Weyerhaeuser’s sawmill, 130 more have been left without jobs by the destruction by fire of the company’s plywood mill on Sunday. The tall orange glow of the great fire could be seen from all over the area. Because the plant’s sprinkler system never activated, and because the three closest fire hydrants were frozen by a recent deep freeze, there was little firefighters could do as the 120,000 square foot mill was engulfed in flames.

More Mount Si athletes college-bound, with three heading to Oregon, one to New Jersey

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 1:25PM

Mount Si linemen Brad Christensen and Jack Nordby have played football together since their elementary-school days. The duo get a rare chance to continue that tradition, as they head to Monmouth, Ore., this fall to play for the Western Oregon Wolves. Nordby and Christensen were both key parts of the Wildcat’s hard-hitting and award-winning line this season. Christensen, in particular, a third-generation Valley football player, picked up first-team Kingco honors for his role on the offensive line, second-team for defensive line, and an all-state nomination. Nordby was right there with him.

Families, fill out your ‘Passport to Fun’

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 3:00PM

Children and families can get more out of Railroad Days, thanks to a new “Passport to Fun” program.

Host an exchange student

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 3:00PM

Visiting students, ages 15-18, from Germany, Spain, Switzerland, and Thailand are seeking host families in and around Snoqualmie for the upcoming 2014-15 school year. Host families are needed for the fall semester and the full school year.

Rare engine stops in Snoqualmie

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 3:01PM

For the first time in 25 years, you can ride a steam train in the Valley, as the Northwest Railway Museum hosts rides on the historic Santa Cruz and Portland Cement Locomotive 2, a 1909-built Porter locomotive, for Railroad Days.

North Bend to begin work on 415th Way

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 3:02PM

Work is scheduled to start this month on the replacement of 4,300 feet of water main on 415th Way Southeast in North Bend.

Hidden in flowers: New mural to introduce Fall City’s hidden cultures

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 2:59PM

Each spring and summer, a group of Valley farmers works diligently at the land, bringing up gorgeous crops of dahlias and lilies, tulips and irises. Then they go out and sell them, at roadside stands and in farmers markets from here to Pike’s Place. The farmers are easily overlooked amid their lavish bouquets.

Stossel Bridge closed for repainting

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 3:04PM

Repainting of the landmark Stossel Bridge on Northeast Carnation Farm Road has been delayed from a planned July start. It is scheduled to begin August 11 and is expected to be finished by November 7.

Voters send incumbents, local contenders to ballot

  • Aug 12, 2014 at 3:06PM

Voters in the Aug. 5 primary election put many incumbents on the November general election ballot, along with a few local contenders.

Thank you, ‘Rise and Shine’ volunteers

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 10:49AM

For 18 years, the Snoqualmie Valley Community Network has been giving an annual high five to the folks who really make the Valley work: The volunteers, teachers, coaches, go-getting students and parents who form the fabric of community.

Snoqualmie gives updates on road work

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 10:50AM

August’s city update on the Phase 2 construction in downtown Snoqualmie will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at City Hall.

Essential events at Railroad Days

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 11:11AM

Snoqualmie’s 76th annual Railroad Days has lots of not-to miss events, including the fun runs, grand parade, Art in the Park, free wagon rides, the Kids' Paint Junction, and train and speeder-car rides.

Experience living history Sunday at Railroad Days

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 11:20AM

Join some of the region’s most accomplished history re-enactors, the Fort Nisqually Time Travelers, as they provide demonstrations and hands-on history activities, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at Railroad Days.

Inspired by the outdoors: Plein Air Paint Out happens Saturday

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 11:31AM

Artists of all levels can find inspiration, learn from each other, and participate in the magic of painting in the great outdoors.

Coffee for your questions: Chat with Snoqualmie's chiefs Tuesday

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 12:50PM

Snoqualmie Police Chief Steve McCulley, new Fire Chief Mark Correira, and Public Works/Interim Parks Director Dan Marcinko welcome residents to meet with them for a casual question, answer and coffee session, 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Starbucks on Snoqualmie Ridge, 7730 Center Blvd. S.E.

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