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After 40 years, a new sign has been installed as part of an Eagle Scout project by Will Huestis. From left: Tess Huestis, Steve Huestis, Nick Steinrich, Will Huestis, Dawson Thomas, Mike Bateman, Wyatt Richeter. (Courtesy Photo)

Final element of Charles Peterson Memorial is completed with installation of new church sign

After 40 years, Snoqualmie United Methodist Church installed a brand new sign this November as part of Will Huestis’ Eagle Award project. The plans for… Continue reading

 

Two Rivers students learn about history preservation with Snoqualmie Valley Historical Society

The preservation of history in the Valley made some progress this month when Two Rivers students and Snoqualmie Valley Historical Society members met to learn… Continue reading

 

Alzheimer’s Association offers caregiver support group at Bellevue YMCA

Resources are available for people living with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers at the Bellevue YMCA. The Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

 

Snoqualmie honors outgoing City Councilwomen, Kathi Prewitt and Heather Munden

Snoqualmie City Councilwomen Heather Munden and Kathi Prewitt were recognized for their service to the city in a public reception Tuesday, Dec. 11 at Snoqualmie… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017
Some 60 community volunteers helping to remove invasive plants and plant native species at Snoqualmie Point Park and the Meadowbrook Slough at the city’s first ever Green Snoqualmie Day, Oct. 7, take a break for a group photo. (Photo courtesy of Jim Avery)

First-ever Green Snoqualmie Day marks start of successful Green City Day project.

Across the Puget Sound more than 2,200 volunteers converged at area parks and green spaces from Oct. 7 to Nov. 21 to celebrate Green City… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017
Some 60 community volunteers helping to remove invasive plants and plant native species at Snoqualmie Point Park and the Meadowbrook Slough at the city’s first ever Green Snoqualmie Day, Oct. 7, take a break for a group photo. (Photo courtesy of Jim Avery)

Mobile spay and neuter pet clinic stops in North Bend Dec. 29

On Friday, Dec. 29, the mobile spay and neuter clinic from Pasado’s Safe Haven will be parked at Ace Hardware, 330 Main Avenue S., North… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

Fire District 27 honors members at annual banquet; Koehnen, Burdick named Firefighters of the Year

On Saturday Dec. 2, current and past members of Fall City Fire District 27, along with their guests, attended an annual appreciation banquet at the… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

Good, muddy fun: Mountain biking club celebrates big season, recruits for next year

When the Mount Si Mountain Bike Club started in 2012, it was too small to actually compete. The six team members practiced together and occasionally… Continue reading

Out of the Past: Harrassment claims laid against county commissioner 25 years ago; North Bend forester rescues himself, injured pilot from forest plane crash 50 years ago

Thursday, Dec. 17, 1992 • King County Councilman Brian Derdowski is accused of sexually harassing Lois Schwennsen, director of the King County Parks, Planning and… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2017
Robbie Tobeck talks to some of the fans and signs autographs at the 2016 12 Days of Goodnewss holiday lunch at Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Former Seattle Seahawk to visit Sno-Valley Senior Center Wednesday for 12 Days of Goodness

Answers for Elders’ 12 Days of Goodness kicks off again this year on Tuesday Dec. 12 at noon, for 12 days, in which former Seahawks… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2017
Robbie Tobeck talks to some of the fans and signs autographs at the 2016 12 Days of Goodnewss holiday lunch at Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)
Guitarist Josh Snodgrass will perform a free holiday concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Raging River Community Church in Preston. (Courtesy Photo)

Raging River Church presents Josh Snodgrass in free concert Dec. 15

Spokane based, award winning guitarist and singer, Josh Snodgrass will perform a free concert, 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Raging River Community Church, 31104… Continue reading

  • Dec 8, 2017
Guitarist Josh Snodgrass will perform a free holiday concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Raging River Community Church in Preston. (Courtesy Photo)

Country Pride collects donations for employee fighting breast cancer

Country Pride Restaurant in North Bend is collecting donations for employee Megan Bent, who was diagnosed with breast cancer about six weeks ago. Bent, a… Continue reading

  • Dec 8, 2017

Barbershop quartet sings holiday carols Saturday at Snoqualmie Falls Candy Shoppe

The Snoqualmie Falls Candy Shoppe in downtown Snoqualmie presents the Cheers Barbershop Quartet, singing holiday carols at the shop, 3 p.m. Saturday Dec. 9. The… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Riverview parents can nominate students for Highly Capable Services programming now through Dec. 15

Riverview School District is now accepting nominations for students to be assessed for the district’s Highly Capable Services programs, including the grades 2-5 Program for… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Gift wrap fundraiser to benefit Eastside Audubon Society

Eastside Audubon Society will hold its annual gift wrap fundraiser in REI at 735 NW Gilman Blvd in Issaquah from Dec. 16 to 24. Hours… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017
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                                Mount Si High School students were recently named to the All-State Band and Choirs, scheduled to perform at the Washington Music Educators Association conference in February.

Mount Si music students named to All-State honor groups

The Mount Si High School Music Department has announced the students chosen for the Washington All-State Honor Group music ensembles, in both band and choir.… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2017
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                                Mount Si High School students were recently named to the All-State Band and Choirs, scheduled to perform at the Washington Music Educators Association conference in February.

Out of the Past: New Cedarcrest high school chooses mascot, school colors; Arsonist damages North Bend weigh station

The following stories happened this week, 25 and 50 years ago, as reported in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. From the Record’s archives: Thursday, Dec. 10,… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2017
Santa and friends wave at Carnation residents from the Eastside Fire & Rescue Reindeer Engine, pulling into the Christmas in Carnation celebration Saturday evening. (Carol Ladwig/Staff Photo

Valley communities light up for the holidays; Saturday celebrations hosted in North Bend, Fall City and Carnation

Saturday was full of festivities in the Snoqualmie Valley, since most Valley cities hosted their annual holiday traditions during the day. North Bend extended its… Continue reading

Santa and friends wave at Carnation residents from the Eastside Fire & Rescue Reindeer Engine, pulling into the Christmas in Carnation celebration Saturday evening. (Carol Ladwig/Staff Photo

Snoqualmie residents, businesses invited to Deck the Halls in annual holiday lights contest

The Snoqualmie Parks Department and the Snoqualmie Ridge Residential Owners Association (ROA) invite all residents and businesses to participate in the fifth annual Snoqualmie Holiday… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2017

King County Library System chooses former Brooklyn Public Library Director, Lisa Rosenblum, as new executive director

The King County Library System Board of Trustees has selected Lisa G. Rosenblum as the KCLS Library Director following a comprehensive nationwide search. The Board… Continue reading

  • Dec 4, 2017