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  • Jun 17, 2008
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Neighborhoods join in for garage sale

  • Jun 17, 2008
Mount Si High School student Owen Strom shot this snowy vista for the annual Washington State High School Photography Competition’s landscape division. Strom was among several select finalists from the Valley.

Valley students taking hot shots Teen photographers snap up honors at state contest

Eight Mount Si High School photography students were recently awarded honors in the Washington State High School Photography Competition.

  • Jun 17, 2008
Mount Si High School student Owen Strom shot this snowy vista for the annual Washington State High School Photography Competition’s landscape division. Strom was among several select finalists from the Valley.
Watermelon eating contest participants Austin Seguin of Snoqualmie (left) and Aidan Jones of North Bend get up close and personal with the juicy fruit during the Fall City Days celebration held Saturday
Watermelon eating contest participants Austin Seguin of Snoqualmie (left) and Aidan Jones of North Bend get up close and personal with the juicy fruit during the Fall City Days celebration held Saturday

State Rep. selected for honor

State Rep. Jay Rodne, a North Bend Republican who represents the Fifth District, is among 40 people from across the country selected for the Henry Toll Fellowship Program. The fellowship is an annual, week-long program is sponsored by the Council of State Governments (CSG) and will run from Sept. 27 to Oct. 2 in Lexington, Ky.

  • Jun 10, 2008

On the scanner

DUI: At 10:59 p.m., an officer pulled over the driver of a swerving red 1993 Nissan Pathfinder at Snoqualmie Parkway Southeast and Southeast Center Street. The driver said he’d been at a party for his girlfriend at a pub on Snoqualmie Ridge. He stumbled through sobriety tests, and a records check revealed that his license was suspended for unpaid traffic tickets. There was also an outstanding warrant for his arrest out of King County for driving with a suspended license. He was arrested and booked into Issaquah City Jail.

  • Jun 10, 2008

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• Open mic at Isadora’s Books and Cafe, 8062 Railroad Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie, from 7 to 10 p.m. Now serving wine and beer. Call (425) 888-1345 for information.

  • Jun 10, 2008

Former North Bend firefighter celebrates retirement

The Eastside Fire and Rescue board of directors has recognized retiring volunteer firefighter Kevin Refvem for his 30 years in the fire service.

  • Jun 10, 2008
This photo shows owner Robert W. Vinnedge

Past Time

• More than 700 local wood and sawmill workers were still unsure of their fate early this week, with the chance of a strike still hanging over their heads. Late Monday night, a union official involved in contract negotiations announced that a tentative agreement had been reached. But Tuesday morning, a local union official said the settlement had not been reached.

  • Jun 10, 2008
This photo shows owner Robert W. Vinnedge

Senior center serving dad’s dinner

This Father’s Day, serve dad what he really wants — mouth-watering baby back ribs at the Sno-Valley Senior Center.

  • Jun 4, 2008

In brief

Books aren’t the only thing you’ll find at the North Bend library this month. The Mount Si Artist Guild will show its original and archival prints through the month of June in the library’s meeting room. A reception with conversation and cookies is set for 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 5. Call (425) 831-1990 for information.

  • Jun 3, 2008

On the scanner

Business dispute: At 11:34 a.m., the owner of Absolute Auto Repair at Railroad Avenue Southeast called police after a customer become confrontational. The business owner told police that he did not want to work on the customer’s vehicles anymore. He believes the customer works on his vehicles at home, and when they fail to work correctly he brings them back. The owner asked that the customer be trespassed from his business. The officer completed a trespass warning letter and had the customer sign it.

  • Jun 3, 2008

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• Open mic at Isadora’s Books and Cafe, 8062 Railroad Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie, from 7 to 10 p.m. Now serving wine and beer. Call (425) 888-1345 for information.

  • Jun 3, 2008
Mount Si cheerleader Chloe Villanueva climbs on the shoulder of Brittany Hake to make sure a truck gets clean
Mount Si cheerleader Chloe Villanueva climbs on the shoulder of Brittany Hake to make sure a truck gets clean

In brief

Lizzie Finnegan, a 2003 Mount Si High School graduate, received her diploma from the University of Southern California on Friday, May 16. Finnegan finished her coursework in December and graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts and a minor in computer animation. She is currently employed as a 3D artist and sound designer for Alelo Tactical Language Training, LLC., in Venice, California.Her parents are Harriet and Michael Finnegan of North Bend.

  • Jun 3, 2008
An energetic cascade of water

Past Time

• Everyone in a small town is always happy when “one of our kids” gets a break, but are double happy when the break is deserved. The acceptance by the prestigious Goodman Conservatory of Steve Ferrill into the ranks is one of those times. The Lower Valley has followed Steve’s career in drama when he left the eighth grade after-school activities to star in an original production of “Jack and the Beanstalk” in Issaquah.

  • Jun 3, 2008
An energetic cascade of water

Carnation celebrates June water dedication

Community members are invited to celebrate Carnation’s newly completed state-of-the-art wastewater treatment system.

  • May 30, 2008

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Volunteers needed

  • May 30, 2008

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MUSIC AND COMEDY

  • May 30, 2008

In brief

High river waters mean extreme

  • May 30, 2008