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Road work continues: Snoqualmie extends infrastructure 
project funding, deadline

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 3:22PM

The Snoqualmie City Council unanimously approved an additional $275,250 for phase 2A of the Town Center Infrastructure and Improvements Project Monday, Feb. 23. Chelley Patterson and Heather Munden were absent.

Sanctuary lost: Macaw Rescue loses 50 rare birds in theft

  • Mar 3, 2015 at 3:27PM

Bob Dawson runs the non-profit Macaw Rescue & Sanctuary in Carnation; a 20-acre sanctuary, plagued with a 50-bird heist on Sunday, Feb. 22.

Hole in one at Snoqualmie TPC

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 7:00AM

Snoqualmie Ridge TPC member Jan Smisek got a hole-in-one Tuesday, Feb. 24 at the golf course.

Police offer free women's self-defense course

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 2:22PM

A free self-defense course for Snoqualmie women starts Tuesday, Sept. 9. The RAD Systems class (, teaches defensive concepts and techniques.

King County wants you to waste less food

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 2:21PM

Each month, the average family of four in King County throws out about 25 percent of the food and drinks they buy, because they bought too much, didn’t store it properly or didn’t eat it in time. That adds up to nearly 400 pounds of food.

Grand opening for new North Bend visitor's center

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 2:22PM

Last week saw the opening of the new Visitor Information Center and Mountain View Gallery on Bendigo Boulevard in North Bend. The project is the result of a yearlong partnership between the city of North Bend, BrookWater Advisors and the North Bend Downtown Foundation.

North Bend's new larger-lot zoning change gets public hearing soon

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 2:32PM

North Bend’s Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on a city zoning change requiring larger residential lot sizes, 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the North Bend City Hall conference room. The hearing follows an Aug. 19 hearing on the same subject at the North Bend City Council, and will inform the planning commission’s future recommendations regarding residential zoning in the city.

Cops find secret sophisticated treehouse in Snoqualmie | Fire, police blotter

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 2:43PM

Setting up camp: On Saturday, Aug. 23, a caller told police that someone was building a structure, about 100 feet into a greenbelt, in the 34000 block of Southeast Burke Street, Snoqualmie. The caller heard them using a chainsaw, too. Police investigated and found the beginnings of a sophisticated treehouse at the vacated site. They removed the bucket of tools on site, and left a business card for the occupants, then contacted the city's Public Works department to dismantle the structure.

Mount Si Lutheran volunteers take on fix-up projects

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 2:31PM

Mount Si Lutheran Church in North Bend takes part in a community outreach event, “God’s Work, Our Hands,” on Sunday, Sept. 7. Thousands of churches across the United States and in the Caribbean region are joining in a day of restoring and reconciling communities. Participants will be wearing yellow t-shirts for recognition of community involvement.

Letter | Thanks for bond vote

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 2:58PM

I am appreciative of the support provided by our community and its campaign volunteers that led to voter support of the school district improvement bond.

Making history: Si View Community Center remodel starts 
with historic designation

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 3:11PM

The timing was comical. Just days after the Si View Community Center in North Bend was named to the National Register of Historic Places, crews began a remodel that will close the building down for months.

Open house Tuesday on planned W. Snoqualmie Valley Road closure

  • Mar 4, 2015 at 3:20PM

Starting early this fall, King County plans to close West Snoqualmie Valley Road Northeast between Northeast 80th Street and Ames Lake-Carnation Road Northeast to through traffic in order to rebuild a deteriorated stretch of roadway.

A district says thanks: Guest column by Superintendent Joel Aune

  • Mar 5, 2015 at 7:00AM

Last week, results of the February bond proposition were certified by King County Elections. It is now official: Local voters have approved the bond measure by a strong margin. To our constituents, I want to thank you for supporting our schools and commend you for continuing to invest in this community.

Washington crown: Royalty graces North Bend Auto

  • Mar 5, 2015 at 7:00AM

Ever wondered where North Bend royalty spend their time in the Valley? International Junior Miss Washington, HayleeMae Dennis, can be found in an unlikely place most weekdays, her mom’s repair shop: North Bend Automotive.

Cedarcrest celebrates National FFA Week

  • Mar 5, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 10:51AM

The National FFA Organization, previously known as Future Farmers of America, celebrated National FFA Week, Feb. 21 to 28. Established in 1947, it’s no longer a program that focuses on just corn, cows and combines.

Try your hand at a memoir

  • Mar 5, 2015 at 5:06PM

If you've ever considered writing your life story, plan to attend the Sno-Valley Senior Center's memoir writing workshop at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, at the center, 4610 Stephens Ave., Carnation.

Junior game: North Bend man pursues amateur hockey career

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

Alek Lazarski, a 2013 graduate of Mount Si High School, shares his story of playing junior ice hockey, considered an amateur sport by the NCAA. He was recently traded from the Seattle Totems to the El Paso Rhinos, who have a promising post-season outlook starting this week.

Carnation teen repeats as pokemon champ

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

Henry Maxon of Carnation earned the title of Pokémon Winter Regional Champion at the 2015 Pokémon Winter Regional Championships, following a weekend of head-to-head Pokémon video game battles in Portland, Feb. 14 and 15.

Blotter | Shoving match in a business; roommate fight in an apartment

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 7:00AM

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

Town Hall meeting on safety is Tuesday in Fall City

  • Mar 6, 2015 at 10:52AM

Residents of Fall City will have an opportunity to discuss safety concerns at a town hall meeting, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday March 10, at the Fall City Fire Station.

Small-business feel helps tennis enthusiast get back in the game: Carnation transplant brings 
tennis-racquet business

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 3:21PM

Stephen Stchur, in his own words, did not know what he was getting himself into.

Fostering community: SVA Church raises funds for major construction project

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 3:24PM

Snoqualmie Valley Alliance (SVA) church has raised $2.4 million for an interactive community building for Snoqualmie Valley youth and families.

Valley grads get SPU diplomas

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 3:10PM

Four Valley students recently graduated from Seattle Pacific University in Seattle.

King County Parks to ease the parking squeeze at Duthie Hill

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 3:17PM

King County Parks is building a new 74-vehicle parking lot at Duthie Hill Park that will serve as the park’s main trailhead and greatly expand parking for the increasingly popular mountain bike park. The work began in July and should be completed by October.

Mount Si Leo Club joins forces for Hopelink meal

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 3:30PM

Members of the Mount Si Leos Club recently prepared and served dinner at Hopelink’s Avondale Park Housing Center on Wednesday, Aug. 13. It was the club’s third meal served at Hopelink, and there was a big turnout.

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