Archives for August 2015

Snoqualmie Tribe Makes Huge Donation to Snoqualmie Valley YMCA

Early Wednesday morning, August 12, 2015, the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe made a large donation of $100,000 to the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA, which according to the tribe acknowledges a longtime relationship and … [Read more...]

More Summer Fun! Snoqualmie Railroad Days Steams Into Town August 14th – 16th

Snoqualmie Railroad Days is steaming into town this weekend. Wondering what's special about this year?  Well, for one, the historic steam train will be running all weekend. Wouldn’t you love to ride a train … [Read more...]

More Filiming in Snoqualmie Valley as ‘AMERICAN PICKERS’ Heads to Washington

Have a private antique collection or a family barn filled with decades-old treasures? Well, if so, then we may something of interest for you. Washington is excited to welcome Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and … [Read more...]

Police Say Distracted Driving May Have Contributed to Fatal Collision near Snoqualmie, Driver Arrested

On Saturday, August 8, 2015, around 2:10PM, a serious injury, two-vehicle fatality collision occurred on eastbound I-90 at milepost 26, near the busy SR 18 interchange. By Monday, August 10th, Washington … [Read more...]

Sexual Assault Reported at Truck Town, Accused Driver Found Deceased 45 miles Away

The Snoqualmie Police Department stated earlier this week that a rape was reported at North Bend's Truck Town, at 46600 SE North Bend Way off I-90 exit 34. According to a Snoqualmie Police Department press … [Read more...]

Summer Fun! It’s Festival at Mount Si Weekend in North Bend, August 7th – 9th

It's that time of year, and based on the schedule of activities lined up for the 2015 Festival at Mount Si, it's should be a great weekend at Si View Park, 400 SE Orchard Drive in North Bend. Admission FREE. … [Read more...]

Fatal Car, Motorcycle Collision on SR 202 Near Snoqualmie Falls

The Washington State Patrol reported on August 6, 2015 at 5PM, a fatal car and motorcycle accident occurred about one mile west of Snoqualmie Falls on SR 202 (near the Tokul Creek milepost), resulting in a … [Read more...]

Ready to Channel your Inner Beast? ‘Beast Mode Challenge’ Heading to Snoqualmie, Encompass Getting into the Challenge Act

On Saturday August 15, 2015 Marshawn Lynch's Subway Beast Mode Challenge happens right in the Snoqualmie Valley - at Dirtfish Rally School. The event features a 3.5 mile obstacle-laden course, allowing people … [Read more...]

Op-ed | Downtown Snoqualmie Renovation Shines, Revitalizes Historic Area

After just over a year of pretty much constant construction, intermittent traffic backups, limited parking and business owners feeling like it might never end, it appears the Downtown Snoqualmie Infrastructure … [Read more...]

Advice from the Pet Expert: Introducing New Dog to a Resident Cat

Pet training guru at Miss Lola's Academy for Pets, North Bend resident and guest writer, Melissa Grant, is extremely excited to welcome her new puppy by month's end, but with a puppy comes LOTS of adjustments - … [Read more...]

August City Council Primary | Crowded North Bend Races Offer Choices

It's summer. Days are long and often busy. Elections usually aren't on our minds, but Tuesday, August 4, 2015, is voting day in King County... the August Primary Election. Ballots for the mail-in election … [Read more...]

Police: Hosting Underage Drinking Parties is Criminal Activity

In response to a report in the Snoqualmie Police Department's weekly press log (i.e. police blotter) that some local parents were being charged with contributing to a large teenage party where alcohol was … [Read more...]