100 Women Who Care makes big donations supporting local seniors, female empowerment in Africa

Earlier this month the Mt. Si Senior Center was chosen as the quarterly recipient of funds from 100 Women Who Care – Greater Snoqualmie Valley. The donation, estimated at more than $10,000, is “wonderful” says … [Read more...]

It’s Official: New law designates Mountains to Sound Greenway a National Heritage Area

The Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust (MTSGT) has been working for eight years to have the Greenway - a 100-mile corridor along I-90 from Seattle to Ellensburg - designated as a National Heritage area... and … [Read more...]

King County Council honors SVT Director Amy Biggs with MLK Distinguished Service Award

North Bend resident Amy Biggs was recently honored by the King County Council for her unrelenting passion to bring transit service to the entire Snoqualmie Valley community. Quality transit service is … [Read more...]

Record snowfall leaves many Valley roads impassable, closes Snoqualmie Pass Tuesday; SVSD schools closed again Wednesday

UPDATE |FEBRUARY 12th, 2PM: SVSD announced that all schools are closed on Wednesday, 2/13/19. Both North Bend and Snoqualmie declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, allowing for additional resources to help … [Read more...]

Snow Piles up: Schools closed again Tuesday as storm pounds Snoqualmie Valley

[Article by Robert Nelson of Snoqualmie Valley weather] UPDATE  |  FEBRUARY 11th, 10PM: The Winter Storm warning for the Snoqualmie Valley continues through February 12th at … [Read more...]

#YouMatter: Community Network’s Heart of the Valley Gala returns February 9th

The Snoqualmie Valley Network's mission to help local youth through innovative programming and mentorship is made possible, in part, because of annual fundraisers. Launched in 2015, Heart of the Valley has … [Read more...]

911 call leads to Eastside firefighters transforming home for Fall City woman

It was a 911 call that led to a recent community service undertaken by the Fall City Fire Department and members of Eastside Fire Local 2878 union - a project that according to Patrick LeDoux of FCFD had a huge … [Read more...]

Mount Si Senior Center offers Free Fitness, ‘Powerful Tools for Caregivers’ Classes

This January, the Mt. Si Senior Center is offering free fitness classes and a helpful class for those fulfilling the role of caregivers. Free Fitness Classes thru March: Get your new year off to a healthy … [Read more...]

Overnight short-lived wind event could impact Puget Sound region

[Article by Mark Davis of www.northbendweather.com] Looks like another wind event is upon us. I’ve lost count at this point what number this storm is. This storm has the … [Read more...]

Icy roads, multiple accidents close I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass Friday morning

UPDATE: JANUARY 4TH, 6PM: Westbound I-90 reopened at Ellensburg (milepost 106) at 12:30PM, but eastbound I-90 will remain closed (milepost 34 in North Bend) until approximately 8PM. WSDOT said the removal of … [Read more...]

Washington’s Most Elusive Predator – The Wolverine

[Article by contributing writer Melissa Grant, wildlife enthusiast and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs] When you think of Wolverines what comes to mind? Do you … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe launches new charitable donations distribution process

The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe announced on January 1, 2019 it it will begin accepting applications for its Charitable Donations fund. This year the Tribe will administer the funds on an annual basis, and the … [Read more...]

911 Outage hits Snoqualmie Valley, progress being made to fully restore service in King County

UPDATE | December 28, 2018, 12PM King County says the CenturyLink network outage that affected emergency calls nationwide is being addressed. 9-1-1 calls are again getting … [Read more...]

Eastside Fire & Rescue Giving Campaign, Reindeer Engine see big results in 2018

Eastside Fire & Rescue has officially wrapped up its 2018 toy, food, and clothing drives - giving campaigns that directly benefits Hopelink, the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank and the Snoqualmie Valley … [Read more...]

Lessons from the Pizza Delivery Guy: Kindness really is that simple

Yesterday a Christmas card came in the mail. As I was opening it, I kept wondering who the return address belonged to. It turns out it was from our pizza delivery guy from Uncle Si’s.  Side note: I used to … [Read more...]