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Helping to raise funds for a new school in the African country of Uganda

Turning old cell phones into a new school

This past winter, the Matsiko Children’s Choir raised spirits in the Valley, singing for education to lift themselves and their fellow children in the African country of Uganda out of poverty.

  • Apr 22, 2008
Helping to raise funds for a new school in the African country of Uganda

Winners named in Best of Valley

Nearly 1,000 ballots were cast in an online vote for the Snoqualmie Valley Record’s 2008 “Best of the Snoqualmie Valley.” Winners included:

  • Apr 22, 2008

“All Eyes on Elk” event is Saturday

The Washington state Department of Fish and Wildlife and Mount Si High School students need help in finding out how many elk really live in the Valley.

  • Apr 16, 2008
First-grader Trevor Moon sits on teacher Sally Combs’ lap as he works on a journal. Combs’ physical approach is one of the ways she adapts to her students’ autism

Bringing kids out of a ‘locked-up world’

North Bend school program helps

  • Apr 16, 2008
First-grader Trevor Moon sits on teacher Sally Combs’ lap as he works on a journal. Combs’ physical approach is one of the ways she adapts to her students’ autism

Valley seniors to put on ‘Casino Night’

Valley residents can experience a little bit of the excitement of Vegas while benefiting two types of seniors.

  • Apr 16, 2008
State Senator Cheryl Pflug (left) and Amgen spokeswoman Carol Pawlak (middle) present a $10
State Senator Cheryl Pflug (left) and Amgen spokeswoman Carol Pawlak (middle) present a $10

Registration begins for summer camp

Located on a small farm in Snoqualmie, Summer Winds Day Camp is now registering for its eighth season.

  • Apr 16, 2008

Bingo evening is fund-raiser for Cascade Theater

An evening of family-friendly bingo is planned for Saturday, April 19, to raise funds for Cascade Community Theater programs for all ages.

  • Apr 16, 2008
Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson

City welcomes Korean official

“What an honor for us to be able to influence planning in South Korea,” said Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson as he welcomed that country’s director of public administration and home affairs, who will study Snoqualmie’s development practices over the next 18 months.

  • Apr 16, 2008
Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson

Sewer extension district may grow

The North Bend City Council will consider including the Wood River residential neighborhood in its Utility Local Improvement District (ULID) No. 6 project, which is scheduled to extend sewer service to the Tanner and Truck Town areas by 2010.

  • Apr 16, 2008

In brief

The Friends of the North Bend Library are gearing up for their annual two-week book sale, planned for August 16 to 30. To get ready for the sale, book donations are being solicited from the community.

  • Apr 16, 2008
Equipped with a falling axe and a “misery whip

Past Time

• A “fish-in” at Rattlesnake Lake this Sunday kicks off a campaign to focus statewide attention on citizen efforts to save the lake, plus local streams and wells, from a potential Seattle City Light power and water project.

  • Apr 16, 2008
Equipped with a falling axe and a “misery whip

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 16, 2008

Locals get first dibs on “Thomas” tickets

Snoqualmie Valley residents have a chance to get in early on the toot-tooting Thomas the Tank Engine visit to Snoqualmie, set for this July.

  • Apr 9, 2008

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  • Apr 8, 2008
Taking a bow
Taking a bow

Spotted Owl art gallery plans events

The Spotted Owl folk art gallery in North Bend will hold a series of artistic events and workshops this spring. Events include the following:

  • Apr 8, 2008

All Eyes on Elk Day is April 19

Student-led study to culminate in community event

  • Apr 8, 2008
Towering above the gym floor
Towering above the gym floor
As flakes fall from the sky
As flakes fall from the sky