News

In brief

The city of Snoqualmie is looking for dedicated men and women who are willing to serve their community as volunteer members of their fire department. New members receive comprehensive training in fire suppression, medical emergencies, and rescue services.

  • Jul 22, 2008

Ground-breaking celebration set for new Carnation library

To celebrate the start of construction for the new 5,000 square foot Carnation Library, a ground breaking party is 3 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at 4804 Tolt Ave.

  • Jul 22, 2008

Valley 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.

  • Jul 22, 2008

Concert to benefit Relay

While the Snoqualmie Valley Relay for Life recently wrapped up at Centennial Fields, Valley residents will get another opportunity to help fight cancer, with a bluegrass and old-style country music concert, set for Saturday, July 26 at the Nursery at Mount Si.

  • Jul 22, 2008

In brief

A spaghetti dinner, raffle and silent auction, raising funds to fight autism, is planned for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 31 at Cascade Covenant Church, 13225 436th Ave. S.E., North Bend. Cost is a $20 donation per person.

  • Jul 22, 2008

Musical variety to rock Valley businesses Snoqualmie, unplugged

A spaghetti dinner, raffle and silent auction, raising funds to fight autism, is planned for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 31 at Cascade Covenant Church, 13225 436th Ave. S.E., North Bend. Cost is a $20 donation per person.

  • Jul 22, 2008
Jack Kelley of Fall City picked up a recent award for his comprehensive history of the community.

Jack Kelley sharing Fall City’s history Citizen of the Week

Jack Kelley has seen a lot happen in Fall City in his 78 years, and he’s written about much of it. In 2006, he published “Jack’s History of Fall City,” which tells some of Kelley’s own stories, along with history from before his time.

  • Jul 16, 2008
Jack Kelley of Fall City picked up a recent award for his comprehensive history of the community.
North Bend parents Lacey and Rob Potoshnik

North Bend parents feel ‘blessed’ by Valley’s support Quads change family’s lives

North Bend couple Lacey and Rob Potoshnik expected one new addition to their family.

  • Jul 16, 2008
North Bend parents Lacey and Rob Potoshnik
Taylor Robbins takes a look at her braided hair donation. Participants were all smiles as they waited to be clipped.

Valley ladies go to great lengths for charity cut Hair’s to a good cause at Relay for Life

Roughly 400 people gathered at Snoqualmie’s Centennial Fields Saturday and Sunday, July 12 and 13, for Snoqualmie Valley Relay for Life, to support cancer surviviors and those still facing an uphill battle with the disease, and to give their time and energy to work toward a cure.

  • Jul 16, 2008
Taylor Robbins takes a look at her braided hair donation. Participants were all smiles as they waited to be clipped.
Emily Reitz

Liquid letters at the library

Water is the medium in internationally known sculptor and artist Trimpin’s latest original interactive piece, Liquid Letters, now on view at Snoqualmie library.

  • Jul 15, 2008
Emily Reitz
Casey Metzger

In brief

Casey Metzger, a 2005 graduate of Mount Si High School, graduated June 27 as a private from Marine Corps Recruit Depot boot camp in San Diego, Calif.

  • Jul 15, 2008
Casey Metzger

On the scanner

Fraud: At 8:15 p.m., a woman called 911 when she discovered unauthorized withdrawals from her savings account.

  • Jul 15, 2008

Valley 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.

  • Jul 15, 2008

In brief

The forests of the Pacific Northwest will give way to the sands and seas of “South Pacific,” in this season’s open-air performance by the Snoqualmie Falls Forest Theater.

  • Jul 15, 2008
Denton Johnson
Denton Johnson

In brief

Students from the Snoqualmie area graduated from the University of Washington this spring, including graduates from the following hometowns:

  • Jul 15, 2008

Concert to benefit Relay

While the Snoqualmie Valley Relay for Life already took place last weekend at Centennial Fields, Valley residents will get another opportunity to help fight cancer, with a bluegrass and old-style country music concert, set for Saturday, July 28 at the Nursery at Mount Si.

  • Jul 15, 2008

Movies under the stars Starlight Cinema comes to Snoqualmie

Sean Connery, Drew Barrymore and Harrison Ford are among the stars you can watch while relaxing under the stars this summer at Snoqualmie parks.

  • Jul 15, 2008
Kayakers paddle on Rattlesnake Lake during last year’s TrailsFest event

TrailsFest is Saturday at Rattlesnake Lake A trails celebration

If you’ve ever wanted to travel by kayak, learn how to read mountain weather, or hang out with a pack goat, the shores of Rattlesnake Lake will be a great place to start this weekend.

  • Jul 15, 2008
Kayakers paddle on Rattlesnake Lake during last year’s TrailsFest event

What is Pasado’s Safe Haven?

Pasado’s Safe Haven, a non-profit group established by Susan Michaels in 2007, investigates animal abuse cases and provides sanctuary and adoption services to rescued and abandoned animals. Pasado’s goal is to help animals that “fall through the cracks” and are not able to find shelter through other animal welfare programs in Washington.

  • Jul 9, 2008