Letters to the Editor

Key Club lessons never end

Key Club will never leave my heart and service will always remain in my blood. I write this letter because I want to thank the Valley Kiwanis and inform you of the impact you have made on me and my classmates.

  • Jun 29, 2010

Ode to Susan Hankins

Susan is my third mom, the lady with class and elegance that would remind me that I didn’t always need to cuss to get my point across. I can hear her words now.

  • Jun 22, 2010

A happy birthday to Valley centenarian

Happy Birthday, Mrs. Scott (“Happy Hundred, Irene,” Valley Record, May 26). What a joyous occasion for you and your family and all of your many… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2010

Mount Si students should take stand against bullying

Thanks and encouragement are due to the students taking a stand against bullying and harassment at Mount Si High School.The 399 signatures on their petition… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2010

Fun runs in the sun

On Saturday, June 5, the Riverview Education Foundation hosted the fifth annual Duvall 5K/10K Runs under sunny blue skies. It was a great morning of competition and camaraderie, and the REF wants to say “thank you!” to Duvall and the surrounding running communities for your participation.

  • Jun 15, 2010

Dads ride free at Northwest Railway Museum excursion

The Northwest Railway Museum invites children to treat their dads to a special train ride aboard the Snoqualmie Valley Railroad on Father’s Day weekend, June 19 and 20.

  • Jun 15, 2010

Downtown’s new pillars are ugly!

I have lived here in the Valley for almost 12 years, and love the area completely. However, I must agree that those new sculptures are totally ugly!

  • Jun 15, 2010

New road to the Ridge?

Those living in downtown Snoqualmie may be interested to know that an interconnecting road between Snoqualmie Ridge and town is being proposed.

  • Jun 10, 2010

Fatal crash

I read the article on the rider thrown from a motorcycle (“Rider dies after being thrown from motorcycle,” Valley Record, May 10). If he was riding a crotch rocket, my experience with them is bad.

  • Jun 8, 2010

High school safety climate

We are writing this letter to address the immense hatred we heard about regarding a student being severely beaten for protecting his friend.

  • Jun 8, 2010

Where were you in Sixty-Nine? A memorial poem

Where were you in Sixty-Ninewhile I was in the Nam?Sitting in a room somewhere,listening to a song.We talked about the world back then,and the parties… Continue reading

  • Jun 1, 2010

Snoqualmie Kiwanis: Your efforts helped families

The Kiwanis and Rotary clubs of Snoqualmie Valley extend big thanks to our community for its generous donation of items for Eastside Baby Corner.

  • May 27, 2010

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Auxiliary: Thanks for the support

The Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Auxiliary gives thanks for all the continuing support from the North Bend, Snoqualmie, and surrounding area residents and businesses that made our annual plant sale on May 1 such a stellar success!

  • May 27, 2010

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation: Thanks for support

The Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation would like to express our sincere appreciation to the following businesses for their generous support of our Annual Spring Fundraising Luncheon.

  • May 27, 2010

Thanks for support in Mike’s death

I wish to thank the people of the Valley for showing their respect and compassion for the passing of my brother, Mike Busby, on March 5.

  • May 18, 2010

If it’s not broke, why fix it?

What do you think of the new teardrop corners? Trucks and buses have enough problems getting around without running over the curbs.

  • May 18, 2010

Snoqualmie Valley political climate is changing

I’d like to “second,” if you will, Eric Hall’s poignant letter (“Too much divisiveness,” April 28). We moved here in early 1985, and were delighted to find ourselves smack dab in the middle of the right side (pun intended) Cedar County uprising.

  • May 11, 2010

Thanks for helping injured Valley woman

Lindsey Johnson and her family would like to thank everyone who participated, attended and generously donated to her fundraiser, held March 27 at the Snoqualmie Valley Moose Lodge.

  • May 11, 2010

Too much divisiveness in Valley Record political cartoon

I wish to comment on the political cartoon run on the March 31 opinion page. The cartoon depicts a gathering of angry elephants (Republicans) who threw a brick through the office window of a donkey (Democrat).

  • Apr 27, 2010

Thanks for the help to North Bend Cub Scouts

Cub Scout Pack 452 thanks the citizens of North Bend and the surrounding community for their support during our March service projects: Scouting for Food (a BSA project) and Tents for Haiti (in conjunction with the Rotary).

  • Apr 27, 2010