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Valley school districts make AP Honor Roll

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 7:00AM

The National College Board has named the Snoqualmie Valley School District and the Riverview School District to its AP District Honor Roll. Snoqualmie Valley has earned the award for the fifth year in a row. Riverview has earned it for the third year consecutive year.

Get started in snowshoeing with Si View class

  • Feb 13, 2015 at 7:00AM

Are you looking for a fun winter sport? Snowshoeing is cheaper and easier than almost any other winter sport and it’s good exercise that the whole family can do together.

SnoValley Tilth explores importance of ‘eating local’

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 9:39AM

SnoValley Tilth, a non-profit supporting local, sustainable farming, hosts monthly gatherings to bring together farmers, eaters, and the community as a whole.

‘Meet your Teacher’ events set at elementary schools

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 9:46AM

Elementary-school-aged children can get an early introduction to the school year with Meet Your Teacher events planned at most Snoqualmie Valley elementary schools for Tuesday, Sept. 2. The first day of school in the district is Wednesday, Sept. 3. Kindergarten and pre-school classes start Monday, Sept. 8.

Dust-up at gas pumps; man arms himself against campers

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 9:45AM

Snoqualmie Valley police responded to the following calls last week:

Gigantic Bicycle Festival brings bikes, tunes, art to Centennial Fields

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

Gigantic Bicycle Festival takes over Centennial Fields Park and surrounding venues in Snoqualmie, for the weekend of Aug. 22 to 24.

Valley Girls’ Choir hosts welcome picnic Tuesday

  • Aug 18, 2014 at 11:00AM

The Snoqualmie Valley Girls’ Choir hosts a picnic meet-and-greet, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at E.J. Roberts Park in North Bend. Julie Parsons, the new choir director, will be introduced to the community at the free event. Girls in grades 4 to 12, who are interested in singing with the choir for the 2014-15 season, are encouraged to attend with their families.

As seen at Snoqualmie Railroad Days 2014 | Photo Gallery

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 3:00PM updated at 5:08PM

Snoqualmie celebrated its heritage over the weekend with a parade, music, art, timber sports, classic cars, living history, and, the star of the weekend, an authentic steam-powered locomotive engine. The Santa Cruz and Portland Cement Locomotive 2 steam engine, owned and operated by Skathi Pappan, drew a crowd of photographers and admirers with every stop at the Snoqualmie Depot, and turned heads with every blast of its whistle.

Women’s outdoor workshop engages next generation, comes to camp in September

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 9:57AM

The Women and Girls Outdoor Workshop, or WOW, is planned for Friday to Sunday, Sept. 12 to 14, at Camp Waskowitz in North Bend. Now in its 17th year, WOW’s mission is to engage the next generation and pass on traditions to new generations. The camp brings together women and girls ages 9 to 12 for a weekend of fishing, hunting, and outdoor skill education. Cost is $375.

Snoqualmie skate park, downtown riverwalk among local grant proposals

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

Two new projects in the Snoqualmie Valley are among 13 proposals in East King County up for state funding. The Washington Wildlife and Recreation Coalition formally announced its request that the legislature commit $97 million to fund outdoor recreation and conservation projects through the Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program. Local project proposals include:

Chief for a day: Snoqualmie Police honor boy, 6, battling illness

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 10:21AM

Six-year-old Nikos Cox, who lives with severe hemophilia, will be police chief for one very special day. Snoqualmie Police are taking part in “Chief For a Day,” an event that celebrates the lives of children who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening chronic illness.

Iron Horse Traverse coming to North Bend

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 10:19AM

The North Bend Iron Horse Traverse, a multi-sport adventure race starting on Snoqualmie Pass and finishing at the Adventure Sports Festival in downtown North Bend, is set for Saturday, Sept. 6.

Hopelink’s campaign to outfit low-income kids wraps, pick-up starts this week

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 10:46AM

As part of its annual “Kids Need School Supplies” drive during the summer months, Hopelink is collecting school supplies to distribute to schoolchildren in low-income families to help ensure they come to school ready to learn.

National award for Fall City’s Miss Washington Teen

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 11:43AM

Claire Wright, a 16-year-old Fall City teen, represented Washington as Miss Washington Teen at the USA Ambassador National Pageant, held Monday, Aug. 4, in Tampa, Fla. Wright was third runner-up at nationals and won the “Best in Class” award for her academic achievements and activities.

Meadowbrook vintages: Bottling time arrives for Snoqualmie's Sigillo Cellars | Photo Gallery

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 12:05PM

About a dozen people spent a day in Snoqualmie last month bottling, labeling, packing and stacking roughly half of Sigillo Cellars’ output for the year. They worked steadily in the brilliant sunshine, condensing what used to be the work of days into an early morning and a long afternoon. It could almost have been a scene from the olden days, or maybe the Old World, where small family-run wineries called in all their friends and relations to help put up the vintage.

Washington State Parks have a ‘free day’ Aug. 25 | Visit Mount Si, Ollalie for no cost

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 11:41AM

Monday, August 25, is a state parks ‘free day’ in Washington. Day-use visitors will not need a Discover Pass to visit state parks. The ‘free day’ is in honor of the birthday of the National Park Service, which was established on Aug. 25, 1916. State Parks ‘free days’ are in keeping with legislation that created the Discover Pass, a $30 annual or $10 one-day permit required on lands managed by Washington State Parks, the Washington departments of Natural Resources (DNR) and Fish & Wildlife (WDFW).

Fireworks put out: Snoqualmie bans aerial displays following 2014 house fire

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 3:27PM

The Monday, Feb. 9, Snoqualmie City Council meeting was fiery as the council unanimously voted to ban all aerial fireworks, effective Jan. 1, 2016. The vote raised penalties from $124 to $250 for illegal firework possession and $750 for illegal discharge.

Stewardship workshops, Thursdays in Preston

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 3:29PM

King Conservation District will host a series of Land and Water Stewardship workshops for horse owners and small farm owners, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, through March 19, at the Preston Community Center, 8625 310th Ave. S.E. Preston.

Hot Java, Cool Jazz, and Valley students

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 3:32PM

Mount Si High School’s Jazz Band I is part of the 20th annual Starbucks Hot Java Cool Jazz event on Friday, March 20. A limited number of tickets for the show will go on sale at the Snoqualmie Ridge Starbucks store, starting Thursday, Feb. 19.

Encompass names new director of pediatric therapy

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 3:34PM

Kim Kanzler has been named the Director of Pediatric Therapy Programs at Encompass. She replaces Nela Cumming, who is now the Encompass executive director.

Students learn about bullying through firsthand account

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 3:36PM

The Twin Falls Middle School sixth-grade class tackled big issues with author Ben Mikaelsen on Tuesday, Feb. 3.

Parenting blog offers expert advice

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 7:00AM

Encompass is launching a new “Ask the Experts” blog where parents can ask questions about parenting, childhood development and early learning.

Blotter | Houses papered and egged; man gets help out of van

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 7:00AM

Police and fire agencies in the Valley responded to the following calls:

State Send-off: Wildcat wrestlers place third in region, send seven to state

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 7:00AM

Mount Si High School took third place in the 4A region wrestling tournament Saturday, Feb. 14, with 107 points, and is sending four wrestlers on to state competition, with three alternates.

Sub-region champ: Cedarcrest sends eight to region, three to state

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 7:00AM

It’s been a growing year for Cedarcrest High School’s wrestling team, marked with a 2A sub-regional tournament trophy from Feb. 7, and a trip to regional competition over the weekend at Hudson Bay High School in Vancouver.

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