North Bend City Council bans carry-out plastic bags by 4-2 vote, adds optional surcharge for paper bags

Following two public hearings in a span of two weeks - and a long council discussion -  the North Bend City Council took action on a proposed carry-out plastic bag ban ordinance at their December 4th … [Read more...]

Celebrate with Music: 1st Annual Snoqualmie Valley Community Christmas Concert, December 15th

Let local, talented musicians get you in the holiday spirit this weekend. Organizers are asking the Snoqualmie Valley community to mark their calendars and consider attending the 1st annual Snoqualmie Valley … [Read more...]

Popular Folk & Blues Busker PK Dwyer comes to Black Dog Arts Cafe this wekend

There's some musical fun happening at The Black Dog Arts Cafe in festive downtown Snoqualmie this weekend. Get Jolly and Make Merry with Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer at The Black Dog Arts … [Read more...]

Fall City voters will decide whether to merge fire department with Eastside Fire & Rescue, District 10

The King County Fire Protection District 27 Board of Commissioners recently approved a resolution to merge Fire Districts 27 and 10 that will  be placed on the February 12, 2019 special election … [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...]

City considers letting River Run Apartment development exceed maximum building size regulation; would get more affordable housing, less total buildings

The City of North Bend will be holding a public hearing at the December 13th Planning Commission meeting to take comments on a proposed development agreement the city may enter into with the developer of the … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Blown off bike by wind, given lift home via fire truck; upside down in the median, but ok; volleyball spikes detector

November 22nd At 9:06am Snoqualmie Firefighters responded to an arching electrical outlet at a local residence. Crews found a burned-out electrical outlet caused by plugging a space heater into a … [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...]

Business Comings: North Bend interior designer brings new home store to downtown Snoqualmie

Longtime North Bend resident Erica Becker Morin is the newest business owner in downtown Snoqualmie, bringing her new shop Provocatrix Designs to Railroad Avenue. The graphic artist turned interior designer … [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...]

Grow those Beards! Snoqualmie Police Chief relaxes facial hair rules for officers’ holiday fundraiser to help local family

Officers from Snoqualmie Police Department are lending a helping hand to a local family in need during the department's first No Shave November fundraiser. On Saturday, December 15th, the funds collected by … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Town Hall Meeting happens December 6th; share thoughts, ask questions of city council, mayor

Have views to share or questions to ask? Wednesday, December 6th is your chance. The City of Snoqualmie has a town hall meeting planned at Snoqualmie City Hall, 38624 SE River Street, on December 6th at … [Read more...]

Cascade Covenant Church hosts Charity Market, December 5th

Interesting in doing a little holiday shopping and also supporting charity? This might be the perfect option for you. Cascade Covenant Church in North Bend (13225 436th Ave SE) will be hosting a Charity … [Read more...]

Sigillo Cellars closes on King Street lot purchase; plan to open winery, boutique hotel in downtown Snoqualmie in 2020

After being granted a two-month closing extension by the Snoqualmie City Council in late September, the city announced on December 3rd that Sigillo Cellars had closed the sale on the vacant, city-owned lot at … [Read more...]

Car Prowlers Caught in Snoqualmie Ridge Eagle Pointe Neighborhood

On Monday morning, December 3, 2018, the Snoqualmie Police Department reported via social media that an alert resident helped police catch three car prowl suspects in the Eagle Pointe neighborhood of Snoqualmie … [Read more...]