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Snoqualmie Tribe donates 500 Thanksgiving turkeys to area organizations helping families in need

Volunteers from the Snoqualmie Tribal Government and Snoqualmie Casino spread out across the Snoqualmie Valley on Monday, Nov. 20, to deliver 500 turkeys to organizations… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

 

Mount Si High School’s Siber Defense club takes fourth in international Capture the Flag, aims for state competition in CyberPatriot challenge

The Siber Defense Club at Mount Si High School placed fourth among the 23 U.S. teams competing in an online cyber security “Capture The Flag”… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

 

North Bend church welcomes new pastor Dec. 1, hosts Advent festival Dec. 3

Mount Si Lutheran Church welcomes the Rev. Krista Mendoza as the church’s new pastor on Dec. 1. Mendoza, a Seattle native, will return to the… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

 

Giving Tree program, Girl Scouts coat drive, start this week in the Snoqualmie Valley

The annual Holiday Kiwanis Giving Tree Program is gearing up for 2017. With support from the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank and the LDS church, Kiwanis… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017
A steam locomotive donated from the city of Bellingham in September, 2017, makes its way over the Snoqualmie River on bridge 35 to its new home at the Northwest Railway Museum. (Photo courtesy of Northwest Railway Museum)

Northwest Railway Museum joins #GivingTuesday event on social media

The Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017
A steam locomotive donated from the city of Bellingham in September, 2017, makes its way over the Snoqualmie River on bridge 35 to its new home at the Northwest Railway Museum. (Photo courtesy of Northwest Railway Museum)
Food Bank volunteers and employees prepare the facility before the morning shift begins. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Community connections respond to food insecurity in Snoqualmie Valley

By Hannah Pickering Contributing Writer Directly across from the North Bend Community Church you’ll find the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank. Small enough that one could… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017
Food Bank volunteers and employees prepare the facility before the morning shift begins. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Duvall traveler returns from five month journey across Mongolia

Not everyone has the urge to go on a months-long trips to different countries, but one local traveler did just that earlier this year. Duvall’s… Continue reading

Little Bit Riding Center hosts open house Dec. 3

Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center will open its doors to the community for an open house, noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at 18675… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2017

Bellevue Festival of the Nativities is set for Dec. 1-4, 8-10

Festival of the Nativities is a free event, displaying more than 550 creche, or nativity scenes, from more than 50 countries, along with live music,… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2017

Tree lighting celebration at Salish Lodge & Spa Dec. 2 to benefit Encompass NW

Encompass NW in North Bend is teaming up with the Salish Lodge & Spa in Snoqualmie for a holiday tree lighting event, 5 to 7… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2017

Out of the Past: Burglars break into clinic; King County cuts pool funding

The following stories happened this week, 25 and 50 years ago, as reported in the Snoqualmie Valley Record. From the Record’s archives: Thursday, Nov. 26,… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017
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Canady honored at Seahawks game as Hero in the Classroom

Mount Si High School language arts teacher Toni Canady received a Symetra Heroes in the Classroom award by Symetra Financial Corporation and the Seattle Seahawks,… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017
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This year’s new members in Mount Si High School’s National Honor Society. (Courtesy Photo)

Mount Si adds 121 students to National Honor Society chapter

This fall, 121 Mount Si High School students were inducted into the school’s National Honor Society (NHS) chapter. Sophomores, juniors and seniors who have earned… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017
This year’s new members in Mount Si High School’s National Honor Society. (Courtesy Photo)
Mount Si’s Class of 2018 National Merit Scholars. From left, Julia Crumb, Briana Dowling, Olivia Henning, Liam Cole, Mallory Golic, Tyler Bateman, Andy Pantoja, Nicholas Young (in front), and Amanda Linder (not pictured). (Courtesy Photo)

Nine Mount Si seniors named National Merit Scholars

Nine Mount Si High School students from the Class of 2018 are National Merit Scholars. They earned this distinction by earning top scores in the… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017
Mount Si’s Class of 2018 National Merit Scholars. From left, Julia Crumb, Briana Dowling, Olivia Henning, Liam Cole, Mallory Golic, Tyler Bateman, Andy Pantoja, Nicholas Young (in front), and Amanda Linder (not pictured). (Courtesy Photo)
Snoqualmie’s Railway Community Park, across from the historic depot, was lit up for the holidays on Nov. 26, 2016. (File Photo)

Snoqualmie Tree Lighting Festival set for Saturday, Nov. 25

Downtown Snoqualmie will kick off the holiday season with a free holiday Tree Lighting Festival from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 25 in and… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017
Snoqualmie’s Railway Community Park, across from the historic depot, was lit up for the holidays on Nov. 26, 2016. (File Photo)
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                                An Eastside Fire and Rescue engine all lit up and bringing Santa into North Bend.

North Bend celebrates Holly Days Dec. 1 to 3

North Bend is celebrating Holly Days, a weekend of holiday events including shopping, movies, live theater and a tree lighting event with a visit from… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017
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                                An Eastside Fire and Rescue engine all lit up and bringing Santa into North Bend.
Girl Scouts gathered around to watch James McLurkin demo some of the robots. (Courtesy Photo)

Snoqualmie girls among 80 Scouts to compete in robotics with help of Google grant

Google and the Girl Scouts of Western Washington are inspiring girls in underrepresented communities to pursue careers in STEM. Among their recruits are eight Snoqualmie… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017
Girl Scouts gathered around to watch James McLurkin demo some of the robots. (Courtesy Photo)

Snoqualmie Valley Rotary receives $10,000 matching grant to provide laundry facilities for Valley’s homeless

Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club has been awarded a Rotary District matching grant of $10,000 to support services for the homeless in the community. The grant… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017

Teatro Zinzanni settles into new home at Marymoor Park

Teatro ZinZanni’s production of “Love, Chaos, and Dinner,” is now showing at King County’s Marymoor Park. Performances are in the same velvet-laden and iconic Belgian… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017

Fall City holiday festivities Dec. 2 include arts market, horseback caroling and annual tree lighting

Fall City’s annual Holiday Market runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 2 at Chief Kanim Middle School. This arts and crafts festival… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017