More than 50 people from the Valley’s unincorporated areas attended a meeting held Monday evening, June 23, at the Fall City Fire Station, to address safety issues with King County Sheriff Sue Rahr.
What started as a well-intentioned gift, turned into a bomb scare last Monday, June 16, at Mount Si High School. A handmade telephone, meant to be a gift, was mis-identified as an explosive device after the package was opened upside down, exposing a neon green phone chord protruding from the back of the package.
A North Bend man has been indicted on charges of wire fraud for allegedly participating in an $8.5 million mortgage fraud scheme.
Isaac Palmer, 42, had an initial U.S. District Court appearance last Thursday, June 19. He pleaded not guilty, and was put in jail pending a detention hearing scheduled for Monday, June 23.
Sitting in the bleachers and standing in the sunshine on the sports field, Mount Si High School students exchanged rumors Monday afternoon abput the suspicious package that caused school officials to evacuate their classrooms and the cafeteria.