Archives for January 2013

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Opens 2013 Educator of the Year Nominations

Does your child have a teacher, office staff member, bus driver who's impacted their life in a positive way this year?  We all probably know one; that special teacher or classified staff member we brag about to … [Read more...]

Chief Kanim Middle School 10th Annual Winter Carnival This Friday; Great Way to Get to Know Your Child's New School

Looking for something fun for the entire family and supports a local school this weekend?  The Chief Kanim Middle School ASB and PTSA will be hosting the 10th Annual Winter Carnival this Friday night, January … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley, Stage 2 Burn Ban in Effect – No Wood-Burning Stoves and Fireplaces

Are you a Snoqualmie Valley resident with a wood-burning fireplace or pellet stove?  Well, then you are being asked not to use them until the air quality improves in King County. According to the Puget Sound … [Read more...]

Go Seahawks! Valley Businesses Opening Early for Playoff Game Viewing Today

Yes, it's 18 degrees outside and some of you may not feel like leaving the comfort of your warm home to cheer on the Seahawks.  But for those of you that thrive on group gatherings with loud cheering, here's a … [Read more...]

Imagine Housing to Share Latest Plans for Snoqualmie Affordable Housing Project

Last summer a buzz started around Snoqualmie when Imagine Housing announced its plan to build a lower-income, 160-unit  apartment complex on a parcel of land (S-20) adjacent to the new Eagle Point neighborhood … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Volunteer Follows Medical Career Dream Inspired by Son's Cancer Battle

Volunteers play a vital role at our local Snoqualmie Valley Hospital (SVH), contributing more than 200 hours of service each month. They provide assistance to patients, their families and the community and help … [Read more...]

King County Road Crews Expand Operations as Temperatures Fall and Ice Concerns Mount; City of Snoqualmie Ready, Too

A wet afternoon followed by freezing overnight temperatures are a recipe for icy roads, which require extra precaution by drivers.  According to the National Weather Service, lows in the Snoqualmie Valley are … [Read more...]

Had Your Flu Shot? You May Want It; Widespread Flu Reported in 41 States

Did you get your flu shot this year?  Maybe not, as last year's mild and short-lived flu season left you feeling invincible. This year, though, is a different story. The Center for Disease Control reported … [Read more...]

Updates: Hit-and-Run Driver Search, Timing of Helicopter Recovery Search for Mt. Si Skydiver

Living Snoqualmie has gotten a few inquiries regarding the recovery mission of the presumed deceased skydiver on Mt. Si and the King County Sheriff's Office search for the driver of the suspected hit-and-run … [Read more...]

Be One Step Ahead: Theft Prevention Tips from Local Insurance Agent

Snoqualmie resident and American Family Insurance Agent, Sean Sundwall, is in the business of protecting families and the assets they have worked their entire lives to acquire and preserve. He said after  … [Read more...]

Cold Front Moving in; Higher Valley Hills Could See Little Snow Today & Tonight

Rain mixed with snow greeted some morning drivers on the higher hill in the Snoqualmie Valley this morning.  King 5 weather forecaster Jeff Renner said that's because the some colder air from an approaching … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Police Arrest Suspected U-Haul Burglars in Deer Park Neighborhood

At approximately 2:20PM today, January 8th, a Snoqualmie resident in the 8800 block of Norman Ave SE (Snoqualmie Ridge Deer Park neighborhood) called 9-1-1 after she confronted a male and female parked in her … [Read more...]

Twin Falls PTA Meeting Features Presentation on Transition to Two Middle Schools, January 9th

The Twin Falls Middle School PTSA is inviting middle families, especially new families who will begin attending Twin Falls next year due to new middle school boundaries, to attend its important general meeting … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Arts Commission, Eastside Fire & Rescue Need Volunteers; Application Deadlines Quickly Approaching

City of Snoqualmie Arts Commission - Deadline: Friday, January 11th The City of Snoqualmie Arts Commission has an opening for a new member and applications are now being accepted. To be considered, the new … [Read more...]

No Arrest Yet in Fatal North Bend Hit-and-Run; Memorial Fund Set Up for Victim

The King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) said as of January 7th it had not yet made an arrest in the New Year's Day hit-and-run that took the life of 57 year-old North Bend resident, Lucinda (Lucy) … [Read more...]