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  • Oct 2, 2008

They’re jamming!

Under the glow of red neon light, Valley musicians gathered for open mic night at Twede's Cafe rocked out inside the downtown North Bend landmark while rain poured outside.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Dog wakes up family during house fire

It was a one-year-old Chihuahua named Noel who awakened her family to the fire that burned their home last Sunday, May 4, in the 14600 block of North Bend's Riverbend neighborhood.

  • Oct 2, 2008

John McCain visits Valley

Senator John McCain, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, said protecting the environment had become a national security issue, as well as an economic one, and vowed to fight global climate change during a roundtable discussion in North Bend Tuesday, May 13.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Former Valley firefighter plans to retire May 31

Ron Gotts, a lieutenant with Eastside Fire and Rescue, announced his plan to retire as of May 31.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Snoqualmie OKS new City Hall bid

A nearly split Snoqualmie City Council approved the construction bid for its new City Hall at River Street and Maple Avenue, in Snoqualmie's downtown district.
Bird Construction Inc. will build the city hall for a projected $4.9 million.

  • Oct 2, 2008

High-end shoppers fill North Bend coffers

High-end shopping at the Factory Stores at North Bend helped boost the city's sales tax revenue in 2007, said Elena Montgomery, the city's finance director.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Tour set at Snoqualmie public works facilities

A public tour of the City of Snoqualmie Public Works facilities will be offered on Wednesday, May 21.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Commissioner gets council job

The North Bend City Council appointed nine-year North Bend resident and former planning commissioner Alan Gothelf to fill the Council seat left vacant by Chris Garcia, who resigned earlier this year to enjoy more free time.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Museum to unveil restored caboose

The Northwest Railway Museum is ready to unveil its Conservation Restoration Center's first project, a 1945 wooden train caboose, whose restoration cost about $35,000 and 4,400 man- hours, museum Director Richard Anderson said.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Students rock out to musical ‘Stone Soup’

North Bend Elementary School's kindergarten students rocked audiences with a musical version of "Stone Soup," a classic folk tale about hungry soldiers who trick greedy villagers into providing them with a feast.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Critics, supporters weigh in on hospital

Commissioners for King County Hospital District No. 4 presented their plans to fund a new campus on Snoqualmie Parkway, and were asked some tough questions in turn by hospital critics.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Fun in the sun at Fall City Days

The sun peeked out Saturday, June 14 for the 37th annual Fall City Days festival, which included a fun run, parade, basketball tournament, arts and crafts vendors, and a watermelon-eating contest.

For more photos, pick up a copy of this week's Valley Record

  • Oct 2, 2008

Ready for the real world

Cheers, tears and miles of sticky string capped an emotional graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 12, at Mount Si High School.

Look at all our graduation photos on our website under Photo reprints

  • Oct 2, 2008

Celebration planned for first-ever city hall

The city of Snoqualmie is all set to celebrate the start of construction on its new city hall building.

  • Oct 2, 2008

City fireworks law

The Snoqualmie City Council has approved a change in the city's fireworks rules that makes it easier for police to crack down on the use of illegal firecrackers.

  • Oct 2, 2008

County sheriff looking at cuts

The Valley's top deputy will host a town meeting on some tough decisions to made about a shrinking King County Sheriff's Budget.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Bomb scare halts classes

The discovery of a suspicious package caused Mount Si High School officials to cancel classes and evacuate the school Monday, June 16.

For the complete story pick up a copy of this week's Valley Record

  • Oct 2, 2008

Inspirational evening

The June 11 commencement ceremony for Two Rivers School was a emotional culmination of years of hard work and overcoming obstacles

For more photos check out this weeks edition of the Valley Record

  • Oct 2, 2008

A global education

North Bend graduate Kathryn McFarland, currently a freshman attending Franklin College in Switzerland, recently wrote to the Valley Record, sharing her thoughts on her latest adventures abroad.

  • Oct 2, 2008