Archives for March 2018

2018 Educators of the Year named, honored at upcoming luncheon

On March 1st,  Snoqualmie Valley School Foundation representatives - armed with balloons, flowers and sweet treats - surprised four SVSD employees, bestowing upon them the honor of 2018 Educators of the … [Read more...]

North Bend hotel delayed again, but still inching forward; NO chicken packaging plant coming

If you happened to be on social media this week, you may have noticed some buzz about a possible new business eyeing North Bend - on a land parcel adjacent to Truck Town - for its headquarters: Plymouth … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | lego-nose crisis; not getting in until sober; senior center breakout; weapon in woods

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the past two weeks: UNWANTED SUBJECT | SAFEWAY, Snoqualmie On February 24th around 7:00PM, a … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank invites community to Tree Planting ceremony, Breath of Aire concert

The Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank has a couple of events coming up this week that the community is invited to attend. Today - Wednesday, March 7th, at 12PM at SISTER CITIES PARK (behind Snoqualmie City Hall) … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Superintendent leaving to serve new role in Olympia

Tuesday afternoon, March 6, 2018, the Snoqualmie Valley School District announced longtime Superintendent Joel Aune will be leaving the district to take on a new job serving as Executive Director of the … [Read more...]

Feeling Stretched as a Caregiver? Mt. Si Senior Center offers new Class to help

Do you help take care of a loved one, spouse, or family member? If so, you are not alone. Over 43.5 million family caregivers in America provide a vast array of emotional, financial, nursing, social, homemaking … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Firefighters prepare to climb Columbia Tower; association donates thermal imaging camera

Climbing to support Leukemia Research If you happened to see a firefighter on a stairclimber in the Safeway parking lot over the weekend.... there was a reason for it. This Saturday, March 11th, a team of … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Police ask for public’s help to identify car prowl suspect

There have been a number of Snoqualmie area car prowls reported via social media over the past couple of weeks. Today the Snoqualmie Police Department asked for the public's help to identify a suspected car … [Read more...]

Avalanches in Cascades claim five lives in one week; ‘danger in many areas still high’

It was another weekend of tragic avalanches in the Cascades. For the second consecutive weekend, an avalanche near Cle Elum claimed the lives of snowmobilers. This time the slide happened in the popular … [Read more...]

Ditch the Commute, Work where you Live: Community Job Fair returns March 23rd

Following a well-attended Community Job Fair last June, the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce, the cities of Snoqualmie and North Bend and Umpqua Bank in partnership with WorkSource Seattle-King County are … [Read more...]

Teen dies after falling from Rattlesnake Ledge

Shortly before 9AM, Saturday, March 3, 2018, Eastside Fire & Rescue reported via social media that they were responding to Rattlesnake Ledge in North Bend after getting a report that someone had fallen from … [Read more...]

All Aboard: New Snoqualmie Valley Wine Train rolls out this spring

The Northwest Railway Museum is rolling out a new excursion on its popular train this spring - this time for the 21 and over crowd. The Snoqualmie Valley Wine Train will run on two Saturdays: April 14th … [Read more...]

Police say No Threat to Mount Si High School, after school’s tip line leads to overnight investigation

Mount Si High School Principal John Belcher sent out an early morning email to students and parents, addressing the tips the school had received regarding a possible threat of violence on March 2, … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Trampoline on the fly; transient problem; stopping the party before it starts; stranded and need to get home

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past two weeks: NOISE COMPLAINT | OGLE AVE NE, North Bend On February 16th around 9:10PM, a … [Read more...]