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Valley parents welcome baby girl Alexandra Mathisen | Birth

Alexandra Quinn Mathisen was born at 8:05 p.m. Jan. 18, at Evergreen Hospital in Kirkand, to Valley residents Laura Mathisen and Igor Persky. She weighed… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2018

Visit State Parks free on Monday, March 19

On Monday, March 19, Washington State Parks will celebrate their 105th birthday with a free park day. Visit any Washington State Parks that day without… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2018

‘Songs of the Shamrock’ concert set for March 17 in Monroe

The Monroe Concert Band will perform a free St. Patrick’s Day concert, “Songs of the Shamrock,” starting at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17 at Wagner… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2018

Author at 12, Jay Dilger donates books to alma mater, Opstad Elementary

Self-publishing today is no longer the exotic and expensive undertaking of decades past, unless you’re doing it the way first-time author Jay Dilger and her… Continue reading

North Bend Friends pop-up book sale runs March 23 to 25

The Friends of the North Bend Library are having a Pop Up for Spring book sale, Friday through Sunday, March 23-25. On Sunday, the final… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2018

NBECA scholarship auction is coming up March 24

The North Bend Educational and Cultural Association, NBECA for short, is preparing for its third annual spring scholarship auction, which will start at 6:30 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2018

Northwest Railway Museum unveils art commissioned for train car restoration project

To commemorate the recent acquisition of a 110-year-old electric train car, the Northwest Railway Museum unveiled a painting titled “The Story Teller” commissioned by local… Continue reading

‘Get lucky’ with Mt. Si Senior Center Rainbow Bingo March 17

Mt. Si Senior Center is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with Rainbow Bingo, 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17 at the senior center. ​Doors open at 6… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2018

Snoqualmie Valley Master Gardeners discuss permaculture, March 10

Come to the North Bend Library for an information session on permaculture. Snoqualmie Valley Master Gardeners Darien Payne and Pamela Wickard will present “Permaculture: Garden… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2018

Learn about Green Snoqualmie and how to take part in March 24 orientation

What is Green Snoqualmie? Community members can learn more about the city of Snoqualmie’s partnership with Mountains to Sound Greenway and other organizations, at the… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2018
Snoqualmie Valley Youth take part in Camp Discover, one of the programs depending on funds from the annual donation campaign going on now. (Courtesy Photo)

Snoqualmie Valley YMCA fund drive now on, to support vital Valley programming

The Snoqualmie Valley YMCA offers programming to meet the Valley’s most urgent needs, with funding from the organization’s annual fund drive, now going on and… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2018
Snoqualmie Valley Youth take part in Camp Discover, one of the programs depending on funds from the annual donation campaign going on now. (Courtesy Photo)
Mount Si High School’s Wildcat logo will be updated in a design contest, to match the new and improved high school now under construction.

Mount Si High School logo design contest runs through Saturday, March 3

The Snoqualmie Valley School District launched a search for a new Wildcat logo for Mount Si High School on Feb. 16. Designers can register, then… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2018
Mount Si High School’s Wildcat logo will be updated in a design contest, to match the new and improved high school now under construction.

Sallal Grange spring sale is March 10 at Grange Hall in North Bend

Sallal Grange is hosting a spring swap meet/pickers faire/junk hunt, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 10 at the Sallal Grange Hall, 12912 432… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2018

Snoqualmie Valley School choirs perform in two concerts, Feb. 28 and March 1

Snoqualmie Valley School district invites the community and students to enjoye one or two student choir concerts, Feb. 28 and March 1. The Mount Si… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2018

Out of the Past: Money received to preserve Meadowbrook Farm; House fire burns Snoqualmie man

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

  • Feb 21, 2018

Local student named to honor roll at Sam Houston State University

Megan Kirby of North Bend was recently named to the President’s Honor Roll at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. To qualify for the… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2018

Giving back: Ribary honored as North Bend Citizen of the Year

His career aspirations were as diverse as gentleman farmer, professional motorcycle racer, personal trainer, and bank manager. Fritz Ribary of North Bend has held all… Continue reading

Rotary receives grant funding, partners with Snoqualmie Valley Shelter Services, Duvall Rotary, to help the Valley’s homeless

Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club has been awarded a Rotary District matching grant of $10,000 to support services for the homeless in the Valley. Rotary has… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2018

Workshop for grieving spouses offered March 2 to 4 at Carnation Farms

Beginning Experience, a support organization for adults grieving the loss of a spouse through separation, divorce, or death, is hosting a weekend program, March 2… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2018

Valley students named to Azusa Pacific dean’s list

Several local residents made the academic deans’ list at Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, Calif. They include Snoqualmie residents Jacqueline Clark, majoring in liberal studies… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2018