Snoqualmie’s first HAWK crossing light becomes active this week

The City of Snoqualmie announced this week - the week of April 8th - the new HAWK crossing signal at the intersection of Fisher Ave and Snoqualmie Parkway will become active. The infrastructure work for … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe Donates $75K for possible new, dedicated on-ramp lane at 90/18 Interchange

In January, 5th District Senator Mark Mullet said the state had agreed to a cost sharing project that could bring a dedicated on-ramp to I-90 from Snoqualmie Parkway. The estimated $1.2 million project price … [Read more...]

State Patrol Detectives Seek Witnesses to Fatal Bus Collision near I-90/SR 18 interchange

The Washington State Patrol's Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) isinvestigating a fatality collision involving a passenger vehicle and an un-occupied bus in transport to Vancouver, Canada. According … [Read more...]

Serious bus, car accident near I-90/SR 18 interchange takes one life

Early Friday morning, March 22, 2019, Eastside Firefighters reported via social media that crews responded to the serious accident on westbound I-90 - about a half-mile east of the SR 18 interchange - involving … [Read more...]

Semi goes off SR 18 near Tiger Mountain, WSDOT to close highway Tuesday night to clear truck

WSDOT said it would close SR 18 at 9PM, March 12, 2019 between Issaquah Hobart Road and the I-90 interchange near Snoqualmie in order to remove a semi truck and trailer from a ditch near the Tiger Mountain … [Read more...]

Man dies after car flips, lands in creek in Fall City Sunday night

Around 9PM, Sunday, March 3, 2019, Eastside Fire Firefighter crews responded to a fatal, one-vehicle accident in the Fall City area. Via Twitter Eastside Firefighters reported the vehicle had flipped and was … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Two head-on accidents just hours apart; broken water pipes at freshman campus, Safeway; tipped semi spills 15 tons of ice melt at interchange

February 7th At 9:08AM Snoqualmie Firefighters assisted other Eastside units in North Bend with a 2-vehicle, head-on motor vehicle accident. Crews took care of scene safety and helped with patient boarding … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Got the boot from Smokey Joes; street fight, tire slashing near Sure Shot; ditch lurking snowball throwers; plows gone astray

RECKLESS DRIVING | QFC, North Bend: On February 1st around 7:40PM, a caller reported that they had followed a swerving car to the store, but weren't comfortable confronting the driver. Police responded but the … [Read more...]

Time to Fix ‘Blood Alley’ | City, business leaders travel to Olympia, push legislators for funding to fix dangerous SR 18

Four years after passing a $16 billion, gas tax funded transportation bill, some legislators are exploring the idea of a new bill to address an ever-growing, wide variety of transportation needs across … [Read more...]

City, state agree to $1.2 million cost sharing to turn weigh station return lane into I-90 on-ramp

In October we reported that city officials were pushing the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) to utilize the I-90/SR 18 interchange weigh station return lane as a dedicated I-90 on-ramp from … [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...]

‘Find another way home’ urges Snoqualmie Police after six DUI arrests over weekend, one with serious rollover accident and foot chase

Over the Thanksgiving weekend both Snoqualmie/North Bend police officers and Washington State Troopers were busy patrolling for DUI drivers. WSP reported early Saturday morning, November 24th that in two … [Read more...]

From failing pavement and buried tree stumps emerges the new, improved NE 12th Street in North Bend

A 12-week,  $1.4 million project to reconstruct a deteriorating half-mile section of NE 12th Street in North Bend is almost complete. For those who regularly use this stretch of road - its bad reputation should … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Malicious fire alarm pull at Mount Si; fatal accident on I-90; broken leg but not sure how

September 27th At around 9:05AM, Snoqualmie Firefighters were called to a non-emergency lift assist. The patient was assisted back to his chair and told to call 911 if he had any more … [Read more...]

Fatal Collision closes SR 18 over Tiger Mountain for five hours Friday morning

UPDATE | OCTOBER 12th, 10AM SR 18 reopened between over Tiger Mountain - between I-90 and Issaquah Hobart … [Read more...]