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Pastor challenged at high school MLK assembly

Invited to speak at school for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a Redmond pastor was interrupted by protests from two teachers at a Mount Si High School assembly.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Slippery stuff

One day after some surprising winter sunshine broke through, Mother Nature dumped several inches of snow on the Valley on the evening of Monday, Jan. 14.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Residents sound off on hospital sale

It was standing room only in Snoqualmie Valley Hospital's Weyerhaeuser Room Thursday night, Jan. 17, when the King County Public Hospital District 4 Board of Directors took comments from residents on the proposed sale of the 25-year-old hospital campus near Meadowbrook.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Former Valley Record editor pens book on Americans who fight back

In real life, crime can be violent, but the good guys sometimes win.

  • Oct 2, 2008

City considers new contract with Tribe

The Snoqualmie City Council will consider an agreement to provide police, fire and sewer service to Snoqualmie Tribe's property, including Casino Snoqualmie, at its Monday, Jan. 28, regular meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Snoqualmie Fire Station, 37600 Snoqualmie Parkway S.E.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Developer raises complaint over city engineer’s bills

Concerned about billings by an engineering firm working for the city of Snoqualmie, a Snoqualmie Ridge developer hired an attorney to challenge the issue before the Snoqualmie City Council during its Monday, Jan. 14, meeting.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Furor over assembly draws a crowd at board meeting

Concerns over a recent Mount Si High School assembly brought an overflow crowd of residents, students and media to the Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Director's regular meeting Thursday evening, Jan. 24.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Missionaries visit Romania to help country’s gypsies

In the spirit of the holidays, a small group of missionaries from Mountain View Baptist Church in North Bend and Mosaic Seattle Church recently traveled to Romania to provide humanitarian relief and simple comforts to the country's Gypsy population.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Museum to rebuild piece of mining history

A more than 90-year-old visitor has arrived in Snoqualmie for some much-needed TLC - and no, the guest isn't here to enjoy a Salish Lodge spa package.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Thieves grab mail from Preston post

Investigators with the U.S Postal Service are seeking the public's help in finding out who broke into the Preston post office over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Stalemate on name choice for new school

Ruth Moen, new principal of the Snoqualmie Valley School District's new middle school, didn't want to call it a day Thursday night, Jan. 24, until she found out what the name of her new assignment was going to be.

  • Oct 2, 2008

New staff on deck at Valley Record

The Snoqualmie Valley Record welcomes new reporter Denise Miller and new account executive Christina Wester.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Avalanches shut down Pass

Snoqualmie Pass was closed for four days in a row last week, after heavy snow made the busy highway corridor rife with avalanche risk.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Student group pranks with pink flamingos for fund-raiser

North Bend Mayor Ken Hearing laughed as he assessed the newest additions to his otherwise immaculate front yard: a baker's dozen plastic pink flamingos and a sign announcing, "You've Been Flocked!"

  • Oct 2, 2008

Fall City man perfects art of the fly

Fall City resident Rockwell Hammond Jr. could tell he had a winner on his hands when "Birdwing" came together.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Man stabs passenger, chase leads to Valley

A high-speed chase on Interstate 90 ended near the Highway 18 exit Friday with the arrest of a California man who allegedly stabbed a passenger in his vehicle, then hijacked another car.

  • Oct 2, 2008

County plan could stall new hospital

A pilot program by King County, designed to protect rural land from development, could affect Snoqualmie Valley Hospital's plans for a new campus.

  • Oct 2, 2008

New house meets new bridge

North Bend resident Willie Wiseman's new home made it all the way from Millersburg, Ore., to North Bend.
But the modular home had one final hurdle to cross: the Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Ugandan children sharing their music, stories

An African children's choir will perform several shows in the Valley on its first US tour. The group Matsiko, Ugandan for "hope," will sing, dance, act out dramas and perform drum routines to benefit children who need financial help for education.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Time to vote: Valley party caucuses set for Feb. 9

Valley members of the Republican and Democratic parties will hold their precinct caucuses at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9.
A caucus is a grassroots process where party members come together to discuss issues and candidates for the 2008 presidential election.

  • Oct 2, 2008