Snoquamie Casino makes $10,000 donation to help with Jimi Hendrix Park expansion

According to a news release, on Thursday, February 21st, Snoqualmie Casino President and CEO, Brian Decorah, presented Janie Hendrix, Executive Director of the Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation, with a $10,000 gift … [Read more...]

Wine Tasting Tour: Fall City, North Bend, Snoqualmie now home to seven family-owned wineries

As the Snoqualmie Valley grows, so it seems does the establishment of local wineries. Over the past few years, Fall City, North Bend and Snoqualmie have become home to seven wineries and tasting rooms, with new … [Read more...]

New Snoqualmie business hopes to make cookie dough the new cupcake

Tucked away in a small space on Falls Ave in downtown Snoqualmie, a new store is serving up something most people have snacked on at some point, but maybe haven't seen in a retail setting: cookie dough. … [Read more...]

Back in Business: Popular General Store reopens in North Bend with new, local owner

The popular General Store located off I-90 exit 32 near the former Cascade Golf Course officially re-opened on Friday, March 1, 2019 after a 28-acre chunk of the golf course property was purchased by Si View … [Read more...]

Planning Commission Member, Real Estate Businessman Rob McFarland announces bid for North Bend Mayor

Later this year, North Bend will elect a new mayor after incumbent Ken Hearing hangs up his mayoral cap after serving four terms. The growing city will also have five of its city council seats up for … [Read more...]

Business Comings: New Snoqualmie Restaurant serves up ramen, Korean-style lunches

A new restaurant has taken the place of Rose's Deli on Snoqualmie Ridge - right next to the UPS Store on Center Blvd - called Ridge Cupbop and Ramen. The restaurant change also includes a reworked interior … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School, Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce collaborate for February 6th Career Fair

Is your high school student interested in certain careers and wondering what that specific career track could entail? This week there is an opportunity for them to find out first-hand - and from community … [Read more...]

Iron Duck: Amazing Pizza in an Unexpected Place

The Snoqualmie Valley has a lot of pizza options. Since I've raised four kids here for nearly two decades, I've eaten my fair share of pizza - since it always seemed to be one of those meals that was 'pleasing … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie YMCA expanding space, adds portable in February

The Snoqualmie Valley YMCA will soon look a bit different. Next month the Y will add a portable to the front of the building - something we reported in August would be happening as the busy facility explored … [Read more...]

Salish Attic offers pizza, Steve’s Donuts gives sweetness to furloughed government employees

The Salish Lodge and Spa announced on social media January 21, 2019 that until the government shutdown is over, they will be offering furloughed government/federal employees free weekday pizza in their Attic … [Read more...]

North Bend Planning Commission to consider allowing marijuana store near new city hall; public hearing scheduled

On Thursday, January 24th the North Bend Planning Commission will take up the topic of considering whether a marijuana store can open on E. North Bend Way next door to Todd's Towing and across from new city … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Fit Body Boot Camp under new ownership, grand re-opening celebration happens January 27th

Snoqualmie Fit Body Boot Camp is under new ownership. That new owner - Courtney Hernandez - couldn't be more excited to take the downtown Snoqualmie business to new heights. The workout facility located at … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Casino earns Minority Business of the Year Award

The Foster School of Business at the University of Washington recently honored Snoqualmie Casino with the William D. Bradford Minority Business of the Year Award.  The Bradford Award, named for former Foster … [Read more...]

City says new North Bend Marriott hotel could open fall 2020

It's been a long road, but some North Bend city officials are feeling cautiously optimistic that that the new Marriott hotel - in the works for five years - will break ground in 2019. The project, slated for … [Read more...]

Coffee stand, car wash demolished as Huxdotter Coffee prepares for expansion into new, larger space with cafe

Huxdotter Coffee has operated out of the same small drive-thru building at the corner of Park Street and Main Street in downtown North Bend for nearly three decades, but earlier this year announced that things … [Read more...]