Archives for February 2017

Snow Saviors: North Bend neighbors spend days clearing streets the county snow plows won’t

If you live in the Wilderness Rim neighborhood of North Bend, you know living at 1,000 feet above sea level brings more snow. You also know - due to budget cuts - King County only plows the two main roads … [Read more...]

City sells historic downtown building: Snoqualmie Valley Chamber relocates, hires familiar face

The City of Snoqualmie is closing its visitor center in the historic brick building at the corner of River Street and Falls Ave - and with that comes some changes for the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | goats on the lamb; teens on the egging; asleep in the bushes; ‘appears to be the work of the wind’

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past two … [Read more...]

Snow Day Encore! District explains decision to close schools February 7th

UPDATE |  February 7th, 5:40PM Many people were asking what drove the seemingly last minute change regarding the status of SVSD schools on Tuesday, February 7th - from a two-hour delay to a full closure … [Read more...]

National Signing Day, eight Mount Si seniors ready to become college student athletes

On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, Mount Si High School held its annual 'National Signing Day' event for seniors who have signed letters of intent to play various college sports across the country next year. This … [Read more...]

Morning snow, freezing rain cause icy roads: SVSD buses slide into each other, several collisions on I-90

Snow, ice and sleet greeted drivers Friday morning, February 3, 2017 as they headed out for the day. The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Snoqualmie Valley area around 6AM, … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Sister City Association welcomes Peruvian Exchange students

The Snoqualmie Sister City Association (SCCA) was busy in 2016 and says it will be even busier in 2017. According to a recent press release, the SCCA seeks to promote what former President Dwight Eisenhower … [Read more...]

High Wind Warning Thursday; chance of snow, freezing rain Friday morning

The National Weather Service (NWS) extended a High Wind Warning for Cascade foothill areas until 12AM, February 3rd, saying  the pressure gradients that cause gap wind events (low pressure off shore and high … [Read more...]

Legislators ‘confident’ funding for I-90/SR 18 interchange work available in 2017

UPDATE |  APRIL 6, 2017 5th District legislators are one step closer to expediting improvements to the the dangerous I-90/SR 18 interchange. Both the house and senate recently put forth their … [Read more...]