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...]

Stormy Day on tap, wind advisory issued for Snoqualmie Valley

Mother Nature has been pretty nice to the Snoqualmie Valley so far this fall. Typically we've had more wind events by now, but fall 2018 was pretty much absent of any major power outages or downed trees. Now … [Read more...]

Enjoy a Snoqualmie Valley treat this weekend: Don’t miss Carnation Farms Christmas Market

[Article by Snoqualmie resident and contributing writer, Amanda Rich] A local event that is likely to become an annual holiday tradition is the Carnation Farms Christmas Market. The market is open this … [Read more...]

Video: Snoqualmie house creates incredible holiday light display, complete with radio station

Tucked away in the Eagle Pointe neighborhood of Snoqualmie Ridge is a pretty incredible holiday light display.  My daughter and I accidentally stumbled upon it last week, but it turns out this house has a … [Read more...]

Broken truck axle causes massive back up for Monday morning commute

UPDATE | 10AM The accident scene was cleared and all lanes reopened around 9:45AM, but could take a while for the long back up to completely … [Read more...]

Santa Clause is coming to [down]town | Visiting kids at Snoqualmie Falls Candy Shoppe, next two weekends

Snoqualmie Falls Candy Shoppe owner Marsha Harris heard a lot of people asking last year where they could see Santa locally and discovered options were a bit limited. So she decided to do something about for … [Read more...]

The Valley Vagabond: Off season at Sun Mountain Lodge

[Article by Melissa Grant, North Bend resident, outdoor and wildlife enthusiast, travel lover and owner of Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs.] I have a knack for scheduling vacations when no one else is … [Read more...]