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Riding clinics planned at Fall City horse arena

The Raging River Riders are organizing a series of clinics to help Valley riders of all disciplines find harmony in their riding, with help from skilled local instructors.

  • Apr 8, 2008

Weekend calendar

• 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.

  • Apr 8, 2008
Mount Si High School senior first trombone Drake da Ponte jazzes it up with a mute
Mount Si High School senior first trombone Drake da Ponte jazzes it up with a mute
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Parents raise big tally at elementary auction

The Snoqualmie Elementary School’s PTSA raised $58,000 at its third annual auction, held Saturday, March 29.

  • Apr 8, 2008
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Young essayists honored at Capitol

Seven Snoqualmie Middle School students were recognized for writing extraordinary essays at a ceremony held Friday, April 4, at the the Washington State Capitol Rotunda in Olympia.

  • Apr 8, 2008

Young scientists get awards at Cascade View

The following are the science award winners chosen during Cascade View Elementary School’s science, art and spelling night, held Friday, March 28, at school:

  • Apr 8, 2008

On the scanner

Transient man: At 7:14 a.m., a caller reported seeing a man wrapped in blankets walking near Snoqualmie Middle School. An officer gave him bus fare.

  • Apr 8, 2008
North Bend city founder William H. Taylor and several North Bend pioneers gather in front of a large log in this photo

Past Time

• The Lower Snoqualmie Valley School District 407 has taken steps to correct health insurance overpayments despite rejection of a tentative contract by classified employees. The Public School Employees of the Lower Valley district have worked without a contract since the old pact expired on Aug. 31, 1982. A tentative agreement reached by union negotiators and district officials was rejected by the union membership on March 14.

  • Apr 8, 2008
North Bend city founder William H. Taylor and several North Bend pioneers gather in front of a large log in this photo
To support her daughter Madeira

Snoqualmie mom shaves head to fight cancer, help daughter

Every parent’s worst nightmare is hearing that something is wrong with their child.

  • Apr 8, 2008
To support her daughter Madeira

Scholarship fund created in memory of Fall City man

A scholarship fund to benefit Valley students has been created in memory of Ryan K. Meehan, a 23-year-old Ravensdale resident, formerly of Fall City, who died Thursday, March 20, in a car accident near Maple Valley. The Ryan Meehan Memorial Scholarship Fund can be used toward the Wyoming Technical Institute’s upholstery program. Meehan attended the institute. To find out more about the scholarship, contact Dale Eslinger at (307) 742-8438. Tax-deductible donations can be mailed to the WTI Foundation, c/o Dale Eslinger, Ryan Meehan Scholarship, P.O. Box 1410, Laramie, WY 83073.

  • Apr 8, 2008

Weekly movie showtimes

• Nim’s Island, PG, 10 a.m. Mommy Matinee.

  • Apr 8, 2008

Dive into pool safety at Si View Parks event

Swimmers of all ages can dive into lessons on pool safety, during April Pool’s Day, Saturday, April 19, at the Si View Metro Parks pool, 400 S.E. Orchard Drive in North Bend.

  • Apr 8, 2008
Surrounded by her friends

Eye-opening travels for North Bend grad

Mount Si graduate Kathryn McFarland explores college life in Switzerland

  • Apr 8, 2008
Surrounded by her friends

Obituaries

Geneve Schultz, 81, died on Sunday, March 23, 2008, after a long battle with cancer.

  • Apr 8, 2008

Bend,” said Paul Tredway, business manager for the association.

Bend,” said Paul Tredway, business manager for the association.

  • Apr 2, 2008

Back in time

• Two juveniles have been arrested and two others are being sought in connection with two armed robberies of a Snoqualmie service station this winter. The Snoqualmie Police Department announced last week that the cases are being filed with the King County Prosecutor’s office for possible charges. The robberies of the Town Pump (now Snoqualmie Exxon) early Christmas morning and again on Jan. 29 involved a lone masked gunman who threatened a female employee. Both times, the robber fled on foot.

  • Apr 1, 2008

Moments in Time

• On April 1, 1700, English pranksters begin popularizing the annual tradition of playing April Fool’s jokes. In keeping with the fun in 1957, the BBC reported that Swiss farmers were experiencing a record spaghetti crop and showed footage of people harvesting noodles from trees.

  • Apr 1, 2008

Birthday planned for former Tolt H.S. coach

Valley residents and friends of former Tolt High School teacher and coach Larry Lydon are invited to help celebrate his 90th birthday with a party in Vancouver, Wash.

  • Mar 28, 2008

Chief Kanim names honor society

Chief Kanim Middle School released its list of “Honor Society” students for the fall semester. To rank in the group, students needed to have achieved a grade point average of 3.75 or better. A student with an asterisk next to his or her name achieved a 4.0 grade point average — straight As.

  • Mar 28, 2008