Therapy Dog Phoebe on Duty in Snoqualmie; first fire station on West Coast to pilot program

[This article has been updated to reflect that Phoebe is technically a therapy, not service, dog.] It was announced at a city council meeting last month that the Snoqualmie Fire Department would be adopting … [Read more...]

Annual Boy Scout Christmas Tree Pickup happens January 5th

It's that time of year - packing away holiday decorations and saying goodbye to another festive season in the Snoqualmie Valley. Did you know? This time of year also happens to coincide with the biggest … [Read more...]

Serious 4-car accident near I-90/SR 18 interchange leaves one critically injured

Around 4:30PM, January 2, 2019, emergency crews responded to a serious, four-car accident on westbound I-90 near the SR 18 interchange. The accident - near milepost 26 - left a white sedan wedged between … [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...]

Busy New Year’s Eve for SnoPo: multiple DUI’s, suspended license arrests, creative hashtags

On New Year's Eve afternoon, the Snoqualmie Police Department [via social media] encouraged residents to find alternate transportation if they were planning to celebrate that evening. They even announced they … [Read more...]

Si View Parks Hits Ground Running: announces multiple projects funded by recent bond sale

Si View Metropolitan Park District announced on December 28th that it had completed the first round of bond sales totaling $8.9 million to fund capital improvements to local parks and trails. Bonds will be sold … [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...]

Snoqualmie City Council increases human service funding for local nonprofits

As part of a Human Services Advisory Committee strategic plan recently passed unanimously by the Snoqualmie City Council, the city is transitioning to a two-year funding cycle for local human services … [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...]

Tips to keep your Pets safe during the Holiday season

[Article by contributing writer, North Bend resident and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant] Controlling your dog around visitors can be a major problem. Holidays can be … [Read more...]

Ballot measure to merge Fall City Fire Department with Eastside Fire & Rescue withdrawn

The Board of Commissioners of King County Fire District 27 (Fall City) took action at a Special Meeting on December 14, 2018 to withdraw a ballot measure from the February 12, 2019 Special Election that … [Read more...]

Police make several drug-related arrests, including suspected drug sales operation in North Bend Motel room

Over the past month the Snoqualmie Police Department has been using social media to keep the public updated on some of its bigger cases/arrests.  Here is a recap on some of those incidents from the past … [Read more...]