Archives for December 2010

My New Year's Blog – You Are Not Alone

I thought I should write something important on New Year's Eve because let's face it, we all tend to think of things we could change, improve upon or just mellow out about as a new year approaches.  Everyone … [Read more...]

Is This Snow Heaven? No, It's Snoqualmie.

Hopefully some of you have seen the movie Field of Dreams - so my post title made you smile. One of my favorite things about our 9 years in Snoqualmie has been the snow.  I grew up near the water just south of … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Holiday Reminders

With Christmas behind us and New Year's Day quickly approaching I thought I'd give a couple quick holiday reminders. Snoqualmie Valley garbage pickups will occur on your normally scheduled day.  Most years … [Read more...]

The Beauty Of The Rainbow Over Mt Si

There was a beautiful rainbow over Mt. Si the other day.  There have been days and days of crazy weather in the valley lately.  Wind storms, followed by rain storms and floods, followed by fierce … [Read more...]

Some Snoqualmie Valley Roads Still Impacted by Flooding & Landslides

There are still some local roads covered by receding flood waters or landslides due to drenching rains over the past two days.  SVSD schools are open on time, but some bus routes are affected by road … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools 1 Hour Late Due to Flood-Related Road Closures

**Highway 203 is clear now** SVSD will start classes 1 hour late today due to flood-related road closures. The Snoqualmie River will begin receding today - with the flood warning being lifted this evening.   … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Fire Department "Fill The Aid Car" Holiday Food Drive Today

Come to Snoqualmie Ridge IGA Supermarket today, December 12th, from 8 - 5PM and help the Snoqualmie Fire Department fill their aid car with food for the North Bend Food Bank. To help make donating easy, the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie's Crazy Weather – Wind, Snow And Now Flooding?

The National Weather Service has officially changed the Flood Watch for the Snoqualmie River to a Flood Warning.  Usually that means flooding is imminent versus a possibility.   The Snoqualmie River near … [Read more...]

Wine Tasting At Ridge IGA Supermarket Tonight

Hey Snoqualmie wine lovers!  I am talking to you Pam, Steve, Cheri, Wendy... and anyone else found of wine.  Ridge IGA recently started monthly wine tastings. Tonight, December 9th, from 4 - 7PM IGA "wine … [Read more...]

Mt Si High School Conducting Youth Suicide Prevention Program

MSHS will conduct a Teen/Youth Suicide Prevention Program tomorrow, December 9th, from 8:30 - 9:20AM.   The school will follow an AM Long Assembly schedule with student-led presentations given to all 1st period … [Read more...]

Wind, Wind Go Away, Come Again Some Other Place – Besides Snoqualmie!

Note to Mother Nature.  CC to La Nina.  Okay.  Point taken.  Somewhere along the line you heard me doubting the weather guys.  Saying they were hyping the La Nina story.  Punishment taken.  Hardly any sleep for … [Read more...]

SVSD Makeup Conferences – 12/6 & 12/7

  A quick reminder for all you Snoqualmie Valley School District parents -  parent/teacher conferences that were snowed out before Thanksgiving break will be made up today and tomorrow.   Conferences … [Read more...]