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Two Rivers School backers starting a PTSA; Meeting is Wednesday

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:23PM

Parents and locals are forming a PTSA, or parent-teacher-student association, at Two Rivers School in North Bend. Interested community members are invited to attend the Two Rivers School PTSA Organizing Meeting, 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at the North Bend Library.

North Bend changes low-density zoning for more rural feel

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:22PM

As North Bend is growing, city officials are reconsidering how they want that growth to look, and more space is becoming a priority. In a special meeting July 1, the council established interim, or emergency standards for development in low-density residential zones, including an average lot size of 8,000 square feet (up from 6,500) with a minimum lot size of 7,500 square feet (up from 5,000).

Bands, bunnies, Twinkies and tunes: North Bend Block Party Photo Gallery

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 5:36PM

Ron Stettler of North Bend was so moved by Little Lion's performance, he approached the local band's singer and keyboard player, Madeline Wells, after her Community Stage performance with Parker O'Leary, and told her so. Stettler is a fan of North Bend's free downtown Block Party since year one, and was thrilled with how it went in year six.

Rabanco/Allied Waste offers garbage drop-off sites for Covington, Kent, Snoqualmie and Tukwila

  • Jan 2, 2009 at 9:00AM

Allied Waste/Republic Services will open four sites today and tomorrow for where customers in Covington, Kent, Snoqualmie and Tukwila can drop off trash that may have piled up during the recent snowstorms.

Fall City's Shanna McCarron lives gridiron dreams with Seattle Majestics

  • Sep 29, 2009 at 12:00PM updated at 4:08PM

Fall City resident Shanna McCarron is living her dreams on the football field.

I-90 rush hour crash victim dies

  • Mar 9, 2010 at 5:24PM

Issaquah Farmer’s Market vendor meeting this Saturday

  • Mar 18, 2010 at 2:51PM

Opening this year on April 10, the Issaquah Farmer’s Market is celebrating its 20th anniversary and is anticipating an array of new vendors to join an extensive variety of organic produce, specialty foods, hand crafted arts and crafts, special events and weekly entertainment.

Sammamish council votes yes on Aldarra/Montaine annexation

  • Mar 24, 2010 at 5:02PM

Amidst allegations of forgery, strong arm-tactics, and coercion, and the fractures of a community divided, six Sammamish councilors voted to annex the 273 homes in Aldarra and Montaine, on either side of Southeast Duthie Hill Road, into the city.

Walk the dog, treat autism at Lake Sammamish pet event

  • Apr 1, 2010 at 5:07PM

Snoqualmie resident Tonya Guinn invites all comers to walk the dog while supporting autism research at the second annual Pet Walk for Autism, 11 a.m. Saturday, April 24, at Lake Sammamish State Park.

I-90 reopened after accident at exit 34

  • Jun 29, 2010 at 9:41AM

A serious injury collision which was blocking all lanes westbound on Interstate 90, at milepost 34 near North Bend has been cleared.

Feds raid North Bend home in Web piracy crackdown

  • Jun 30, 2010 at 4:44PM

The global crackdown on movie piracy hit close to home with an early morning raid by federal agents on a North Bend home.

ID for woman's body found on Snoqualmie Falls cliff ledge

  • Oct 13, 2010 at 9:00AM updated Oct 20, 2010 at 2:33PM

Police recovered the body of a 36-year-old Redmond woman found Tuesday, Oct. 12, on a cliff face at Snoqualmie Falls.

A Park Out of Place: The long-time struggles of Lake Sammamish State Park | Part 1

  • Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00PM updated May 5, 2011 at 11:17AM

BY CELESTE GRACEY Issaquah Reporter This is the first of a two-part series looking at Lake Sammamish State Park and examining its problems. This week’s story focuses on the park’s biggest struggles. Next week will focus on possible solutions.

Firefighters hone skills for river water rescues

  • May 5, 2011 at 10:00AM updated at 1:32PM

BY CELESTE GRACEY ISSAQUAH REPORTER Just before thousands head to rivers to cool off from spring’s first heat, firefighters were waist deep in the frigid Snoqualmie River, freshening up their rescue skills.

Crucial mistakes hurt Rebels in loss to Mount Si | Prep football

  • Oct 14, 2011 at 10:00PM updated Oct 21, 2011 at 3:20PM

Close to tying the game in the fourth quarter, the Juanita football team faced a series of setbacks that eventually ended the game with a loss to Mount Si. The final score was 28-21 for the Wildcats.

Arrested Seattle police officer dies from Rattlesnake Lake gunshot wound

  • Jan 5, 2012 at 3:00PM updated at 5:51PM

A Seattle police officer arrested for felony drug possession, and found wounded by an apparent self-inflicted gunshot near North Bend's Rattlesnake Lake, has died. According to Seattle police and local media reports, Richard F. Nelson, 50, of Issaquah, had been arrested early Thursday morning after an internal investigation.

Mount Si beats Mercer Island | Prep baseball results

  • Apr 5, 2012 at 9:21AM

The Mercer Island baseball team played a close game against the defending 3A state champions Mount Si on Wednesday afternoon, losing 1-0.

Mercer Island ties second straight game | Boys soccer results

  • Apr 11, 2012 at 9:32AM

For the second game in a row, neither team left the pitch at Mount Si High School on Tuesday night with the win. The Mount Si boys soccer team, hosting Mercer Island, finished the game with a 1-1 score.

'Fascination with guns, distaste for authority': Police say reclusive North Bend double murder suspect likely at large in woods

  • Apr 26, 2012 at 3:08PM

As King County officers searched the area for Peter Alex Keller this week, county prosecutors were compiling a case against him, including two first-degree murder charges and a count of first-degree arson. Keller has been missing since Sunday, when a fire at his North Bend rental home at 47227 S.W. 159th St., was reported and firefighters discovered the bodies of his wife, Lynnettee, 41, and daughter, Kaylene, 18 both dead from .22 caliber gunshot wounds to the head, inside.

SWAT team finds suspect's body after blowing roof off Ridge bunker

  • Apr 28, 2012 at 12:09PM

King County Sheriff’s SWAT team found what appears to be murder suspect Peter Keller's body, dead of a self-inflicted gunshot, after breaching a Rattlesnake Ridge bunker Saturday morning. At around 10 a.m., the sheriff's TAC 30 team used an explosive to breach the roof of the heavily fortified hideout, which allowed enough access for the deputies to make their way inside. In the bunker, deputies discovered a body, which they said appeared to be Keller. The Sheriff’s Office will use their bomb disposal unit to clear the bunker, to ensure there are no explosive or booby traps. Once the bunker has been cleared, detectives will enter it to begin a crime scene investigation. The King County Medical Examiner will determine the official cause of death and positively identify the body.

Sen. Pflug drops out, Republicans steamed

  • Jun 7, 2012 at 10:58AM

Washington state Sen. Cheryl Pflug stirred up contention in the Republican party after she accepted a lucrative appointment from Governor Christine Gregoire the Monday after filings closed for her seat.

'Independent Republican' not allowed at WA convention

  • Jun 8, 2012 at 8:00AM

Washington Republicans decided not to allow Rep. Glenn Anderson to speak at its convention after he filed in the lieutenant governor race as a "Independent Republican."

Heroes of Horse Canyon; Locals stepping up to save homes, help victims in massive Eastern Washington wildfire

  • Aug 16, 2012 at 6:00PM updated Aug 22, 2012 at 4:38PM

The trees were twisted and black and the ground was a study of ash and parched scrub and grass. Smoke hung like fog. But as the sun rose Thursday, Aug. 16, on day four of the massive Taylor Bridge wildlife, the heroes of Horse Canyon and their homes were safe. Snoqualmie Valley Record Publisher William Shaw was an eyewitness to the aftermath of nature's devastating power. He experinced the Taylor Bridge fire as an anxious parent, helping his son Liam—a former Fall City and Issaquah resident, Liam's fiance Natalie McGowan, and cousin Patrick Haggerty of North Bend, defend Liam's cattle ranch, located on Bettas Road in Horse Canyon east of Cle Elum.

Mercer Island second at first league meet | Boys prep golf

  • Sep 6, 2012 at 12:59PM

In the first league match of the season, the Mercer Island boys golf team traveled to play Mount Si and Liberty at Maplewood Golf Course, the Patriots home course.

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