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Like no other: Mount Si 2014 grads celebrate new beginnings | Photo Gallery

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jun 19, 2014 at 10:34AM

If senior speeches are anything to go by, then the 344 graduates of Mount Si High School’s Class of 2014, have a pretty good sense of who they are. They recognize the irony of sitting down in the morning to a breakfast their mothers made for them, on the day they “officially” enter adulthood, and they see the world of possibilities ahead of them, thanks to those who came before them.

Share a potluck holiday dinner at senior center

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:36AM

Bring a dish and join the community at Sno-Valley Senior Center, 4610 Stephens Ave. Carnation, for an evening of home-made food and classic Christmas shows, next Wednesday, Dec. 17.

After 30 years, Dr. Lambe is moving on, reflecting on local docs who helped her

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:38AM

It is Thanksgiving, and I have an overdue note of gratitude to those I have known in the Valley since July of 1984. Like everyone else in the world I have many roles; have doctored in the community, and am your neighbor, a parent and fellow consumer, too. Awkwardly, sometimes I am the person you have seen chasing her cows, or her horses, or the odd chicken herd down the main road. I now work on the Issaquah/Sammamish Plateau at Lakeside Family Physicians. It is a lovely, vibrant, clinic with marvelous partners and great staff.

Young Snoqualmie artists invited to illustrate how they recycle

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:39AM

Parents, how do your kids recycle? Encourage them to participate in Waste Management’s first annual Snoqualmie Student Art Contest. All Snoqualmie students and school-age residents (K-12) are eligible.

About those Tokul tracks… Valley man remembers exploring historic railway

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:40AM

In an article about the railroad trestle over Tokul Creek (“Snoqualmie’s 100-foot Tokul Creek Trestle still draws travelers,” Oct. 17, 2014), which is now part of the John Wayne Trail, it was stated that the rail line extended from Moncton to Everett.

Out of the Past: Woman rescued from river in flood

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:41AM

Thursday, Dec. 7, 1989: Carnation resident Elle Potter, 38, was pulled from the raging waters by the Tolt Hill Road bridge Sunday. She apparently tried to drive across the Valley floor, not realizing how deep and fast the water was. She was in the water for more than an hour before her rescue.

Thanksgiving dinner for all: Friends made meal a success

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:42AM

Thanks to Twede’s Cafe, Church on the Ridge, Herfy Burger, Glass and Bottle, Sno Valley Coffee and all the amazing volunteers who helped in the fourth annual “Angel in Your Own Neighborhood” community Thanksgiving dinner.

Apply today for Snoqualmie Civil Service Commission

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 1:11PM

The city of Snoqualmie's Civil Service Commission has an opening for a new commissioner. To be considered, the new member must have resided within Snoqualmie city limits for at least one year immediately preceding such appointment. Applications must be submitted by June 18. They are available on the city website at www.cityofsnoqualmie.org in the “Public Participation” box. Applications may be hand delivered to Snoqualmie City Hall at 38624 SE River Street, or mailed to Tiah Branson, P.O. Box 987, Snoqualmie, Washington, 98065.

Fighting hunger, one CROP Walk step at a time

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:26PM

The annual Snoqualmie Valley CROP Hunger Walk, held Sunday, May 18, was a huge success. This year was dedicated to the memory of Bill Melton, who brought the international fight against hunger campaign to the Snoqualmie Valley 15 years ago. More than $6,600 was raised and $1,650 will be donated to Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank.

Summer tourism campaign coming to Snoqualmie

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:22PM

“Sip, Shop & Savor Summer in Downtown Snoqualmie” is the theme of a new summer campaign which showcases the downtown Snoqualmie business district. The centerpiece is a series of arts events that begin July 19 and continue through September. Partners include the Snoqualmie Arts Commission, Downtown Merchants Association and Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce.

Downtown upgrades, part 2, start in Snoqualmie this week

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:31PM

Phase 2 of the downtown infrastructure improvement project is underway. Infrastructure and road work will occur on Railroad Avenue Southeast between River Street and Northern Street. Downtown businesses will remain open and fully accessible throughout the project with parking in designated areas.

A sober moment: Mock crash impresses safety for Mount Si High School students

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:28PM

With the school year coming to an end, a DUI fatality collision simulation was presented at Mount Si High School to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving. Car accidents are the number one cause of death for teenagers, representing more than one-third of all mortalities, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Teen drivers are three times more likely than more experienced drivers to be in a fatal crash.

Snoqualmie police still working on Jay Berry’s late night assault

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:41PM

The investigation of a stabbing and sexual assault on a North Bend woman earlier this year is ongoing, Snoqualmie Police say. “Investigators are still actively working on leads related to the incident at Jay Berry’s,” said Snoqualmie Police Captain Nick Almquist. Police would not offer additional details, to avoid any risk to the investigation of the case.

Open house helps horse rescue team

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 3:21PM

Cowgirl Spirit Equine Rescue hosts a tack sale and open house, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at 8718 Ames Lake/Carnation Road in Carnation. Visitors can tour the farm, meet the rescue horses, buy donated equipment, riding apparel, and equestrian gifts. Donations of new and used clothing, tack, and gifts are accepted. To donate, psend an e-mail to officers@csrdt.org. The deadline for donations is Monday, June 23. All proceeds from the sale go to caring for horses in need.

Upping their game: Snoqualmie Valley Women in Business creating growth, opportunity for sixth year

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 4:19PM

It’s a new year for Snoqualmie Valley Women In Business, an organization dedicated to creating opportunities for collaboration, networking, personal growth and community leadership for local business women. Now in its sixth year, Women in Business has adopted the theme of “Up Your Game” for the year, and continues to fine-tune its offerings to meet the needs of nearly 100 members, like the networking exercise that’s been added to each meeting, or the social event and accessory swap planned for June 17 at Glass & Bottle on Snoqualmie Ridge.

Out of the Past: Mayor breaks tie on Si View development; Cars keep crashing at Maskrod's Corner

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 4:20PM

Thursday, June 22, 1989: The locally infamous Maskrod’s Corner (State Route 202 at Meadowbrook) was the scene of two more auto accidents. On June 12, a North Bend motorist failed to yield and struck a motorcyclist. A day later, a driver did the same, striking another car and sending a woman to the hospital with injured ribs.

Carnation’s anti-festival: Back for second year, ‘Timber!’ concert defies description

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 4:22PM

Giant neighborhood campout, or rockin’ outdoor music festival, either description of “Timber!”, returning to Carnation next month, works, but it doesn’t quite cover the level of comfort that is the goal of its organizers. “We just want to put on great parties that we, ourselves, have fun at,” said Kevin Sur of Artist Home, which created and hosts Timber.

Horse fair, play day help Fall City's Warrior Family Retreats

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 4:14PM

The Northwest Natural Horsemanship Center in Fall City hosts a Summer Horse Fair and Play Day, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at its arena. The event benefits the center's Family Fund-sponsored Warrior Family Retreats and its scholarship fund.

Mount Si Senior Center, Hopelink get rolling with retired county vans

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 4:17PM

Three community organizations in Metropolitan King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert’s district were approved recently to receive a retired King County Metro van. Locally, the Mount Si Senior Center and Hopelink each got a van, as did the Boys and Girls Club of Redmond/Sammamish. Late last month, the County Council unanimously approved the transfer of retired Metro vans to provide transportation assistance to local governments, community programs, senior citizens and young people.

Snoqualmie Casino changes ticket vendor for summer shows

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 2:50PM

Just in time for its popular summer concert season, Snoqualmie Casino has changed ticketing providers. The new provider, TicketForce, offers a solution that reduces ticketing fees and streamlines the ticketing process.

Underage drinking in the woods; Vehicle prowlers at Ridge park | Snoqualmie Valley Police Blotter

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 3:18PM

Party in the woods? On Sunday, June 8, at 1:36 a.m., a caller in Snoqualmie complained about hearing teenagers in the woods behind his house. Police checked a nearby trail on foot and did not find any teens, but also contacted a man sleeping in a vehicle, apparently while his son hosted a party in the home. The man set his dog to watch for police, according to the report, since the son and his underage friends were drinking alcohol.

Training session, meeting on North Bend winter shelter planned

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 4:38PM

A Valley Renewal Center volunteer training session is planned for 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, at the North Bend Library, 115 East 4th St. All volunteers interested in serving in any capacity at the winter shelter, outside of meals, should complete this one-night training, along with a background check, prior to visiting the shelter.

Best local lights: Winners chosen in Snoqualmie holiday decorating contest

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 5:16PM

The results of the Snoqualmie Holiday Lights Contest are in. Ten Snoqualmie homeowners entered the competition. After thoughtful consideration by a panel of judges, the following homes were named the winners.

More students, smaller classes will mean action for Valley school board

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 5:16PM

Recent enrollment projections, past elections and a 2012 court ruling all point to an upcoming shortage of space and teachers for Snoqualmie Valley schools. To be ready for at least part of the shortfall, school district staff are working on facilities plans that will need board approval by spring, and developing a streamlined teacher hiring process.

A community Christmas: One Voice helps hundreds in 4th Valley drive

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 5:41PM

Toys, clothes and books streamed out of the Snoqualmie Valley One VOICE event last week, as gifts and supplies for area families in need. Donations of the same were coming back in almost as fast, along with pizzas and other donations to feed the army of volunteers who helped to put on the fourth annual event.

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