Pedestrians take over downtown Streets as North Bend Block Party returns for weekend fun

Are you ready for North Bend’s biggest festival? The countdown is on to the 11th annual Downtown Block Party and 5th annual Legends Car Show. The Block Party happens from Noon to 11PM on Saturday, July … [Read more...]

Summer 2019 brings New breakfast, brunch options to Snoqualmie Valley

Summer 2019 is bringing new breakfast and brunch options to the upper Snoqualmie Valley. Well, at least on weekends. In May the Salish Lodge announced that the Attic will now serve breakfast on Saturday and … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Falls Forest Theater: The Valley’s best kept secret

[Article by contributing writer and Snoqualmie resident, Amanda Rich.] Adjacent to Snoqualmie Ridge a hidden oasis lies along the Snoqualmie River at the base of Snoqualmie Falls. Even longtime Valley … [Read more...]

Marijuana Store NOT coming to Mountain Valley Shopping Center in North Bend

It looks like there will not a be a marijuana shop moving into the Mountain Valley Shopping Center in North Bend. Clifford Gehrett, who owns Issaquah Cannabis, had proposed buying a portion of the Mountain … [Read more...]

Transformation Complete: Lorenzo’s Pizza and More finds its groove in Snoqualmie

For longtime Snoqualmie Ridge residents, Uncle Si's was one of the first restaurants in the master planned community. In its decade or so of existence, the small pizza joint has had multiple owners, but it … [Read more...]

First buildings of Snoqualmie affordable housing project – Panorama Apartments – officially under construction

After approximately nine months of site prep work including clearing, grading, constructing large retaining walls and infrastructure installation, the first buildings of a 191-unit affordable housing project … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley’s newest winery opens: Orenda Winery hosts grand opening June 22

Snoqualmie Valley's newest winery has opened in Carnation on a historic farm estate at 32305 NE 8th Street. Orenda Winery will celebrate with some grand opening fun Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 12PM to 6PM. … [Read more...]

Former Cascade Golf Course turned North Bend park gets new name, Glamping, frisbee golf

At the June 19th Si View Parks Commission meeting, commissioners were expected to officially name the former Cascade Golf Course property recently purchased by the Parks District for use as community recreation … [Read more...]

Teamwork saves life of semi truck driver after suffers heart attack behind wheel in North Bend

It was a happy day at the North Bend Fire Station, Tuesday, June 11th when first responders and a good samaritan were reunited with Darrell Buckingham, whose life they saved the day after Christmas … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Casino launches SR 18 commuter shuttle to transport employees safely on dangerous highway

Continuing its effort to promote safety along SR 18, Snoqualmie Casino will launch a free employee commuter shuttle on June 10th, providing its employees with a safer ride across the historically dangerous, … [Read more...]

Getting out with Kids: Farmers Markets

[Article by contributing writer and Snoqualmie resident, Amanda Rich] It is nearly summer and with warmer weather come a lot of treats - my favorite among them? Outdoor markets! Farmers market and outdoor … [Read more...]

Special Memorial Day Ceremony shared gratitude one handshake at a time

It was special Memorial Day, Monday, May 27th, at Snoqualmie Casino when team members Vicente Mariscal, Gil De Los Angeles, Ken Metzger and Michael Morgan - all U.S. military veterans - presented over 250 … [Read more...]

Developer considers buying part of North Bend Mountain Valley Shopping Center, opening marijuana store

On June 13th at 7PM at North Bend City Hall, 211 Main Ave N, the Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to gather public input on a proposed developer agreement that would allow a marijuana store to be … [Read more...]

Popular Outdoor Green Market returns to downtown Snoqualmie starting June 7th

After a successful first year, Heirloom Cookshop’s Green Market is returning to historic downtown Snoqualmie on Friday, June 7th. The popular weekly community event will be held Friday afternoons through the … [Read more...]

Encompass secures $2 million from state for new Snoqualmie facility

On April 28th, the Washington State Legislature voted to approve the budget for fiscal year 2020. Included in the budget is $2 million in funding for Encompass Snoqualmie, a new state-of-the-art pediatric … [Read more...]