Police Blotter | DUI driver arrested after almost hitting pedestrians; vaping lie leads to chase; traffic stop results in fraud charges

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie PD responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past two weeks. July 29th Around 6:55AM officers responded to a two-car injury collision at E Park St … [Read more...]

Letter | Valley needs an Aquatics Facility for everyone and competitive swimming

Dear Editor, We, the undersigned, recognize the overdue need for an aquatics facility in the Snoqualmie Valley. On behalf of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities, we ask Snoqualmie Valley residents to join … [Read more...]

Issaquah man drowned in Rattlesnake Lake recovered by dive team

UPDATE | AUGUST 7th, 7:20PM A 38-year old Issaquah man who drowned in Rattlesnake Lake was located by a King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) dive team this afternoon. KCSO said at approximately 6:30PM on … [Read more...]

First Primary Results tallied for North Bend, Snoqualmie mayor, council positions and hospital commissioner race

As of 8PM, August 6, 2019, King County Elections had tallied the first batch of August 6th primary ballots for four local races. Approximately 19% of ballots were returned in North Bend and 18% in Snoqualmie. … [Read more...]

Drivers confused by Snoqualmie’s new HAWK signal: you can proceed on flashing red if safe to do so

Snoqualmie's first HAWK crosswalk signal at the intersection of Snoqualmie Parkway and Fisher Ave went active a few months ago, but it appears drivers may still need a little more info about this new … [Read more...]

Festival at Mt. Si brings 3 days of jam-packed of fun to North Bend this weekend

It's that time of year - summer festival time. This weekend North Bend celebrates its small town spirit with the Festival at Mt. Si - and they do it in a big way with three jam-packed days of community … [Read more...]

Summer berries inspire special Pie Baking Class at Mt. Si Senior Center, August 15th

Some of my fondest childhood memories were learning to bake pies from my grandmother. My grandparent's home had apple and pear trees, blackberry, raspberry and blueberries bushes. I spend summers being sent to … [Read more...]

7 years in the making: Living Snoqualmie adventures at the Salish Lodge

About this time 7 years ago I was supplementing my income by working in a pet store in the Issaquah Highlands. My boss at the time asked if I would be interested in writing an occasional article for a local … [Read more...]