Archives for February 2019

Mount Si Cheer wins National Championship, places 2nd in World Competition

Something pretty amazing happened last weekend in Orlando, Florida. As the Snoqualmie Valley was dealing with snow storm after snow storm, the Mount Si Cheer Team hit the road, heading to Disney World (in … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Sports Roundup: Girls hoops knocked out of playoffs, boys playoffs delayed by weather; 9 wrestlers head to state mat classic; gymnasts wait on weather reschedule

[Article by contributing writer Rhett Workman of Snoqualmie Valley Sports Journal] As all of you continue to dig out from the relentless snow the Valley received over the past few days, here is a look at … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley still digging out from record snow, forces full week, district-wide school closure

UPDATE  |  FEBRUARY 14TH, 1:45PM: The Snoqualmie Valley School District announced that schools would remain closed on Friday, February 15th - making it a full week closure for all … [Read more...]

Hikers rescued near North Bend after becoming stranded in Monday’s snowstorm

The King County Sheriff's Office said some hikers were very lucky after getting stranded in Monday's epic snow storm. According to KCSO, on Monday afternoon, February 11, 2019 four adults and a 3-year old … [Read more...]

Business Comings: New Snoqualmie Restaurant serves up ramen, Korean-style lunches

A new restaurant has taken the place of Rose's Deli on Snoqualmie Ridge - right next to the UPS Store on Center Blvd - called Ridge Cupbop and Ramen. The restaurant change also includes a reworked interior … [Read more...]

Record snowfall leaves many Valley roads impassable, closes Snoqualmie Pass Tuesday; SVSD schools closed again Wednesday

UPDATE |FEBRUARY 12th, 2PM: SVSD announced that all schools are closed on Wednesday, 2/13/19. Both North Bend and Snoqualmie declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, allowing for additional resources to help … [Read more...]

Snow Piles up: Schools closed again Tuesday as storm pounds Snoqualmie Valley

[Article by Robert Nelson of Snoqualmie Valley weather] UPDATE  |  FEBRUARY 11th, 10PM: The Winter Storm warning for the Snoqualmie Valley continues through February 12th at … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Snow Update

After areas of the Snoqualmie Valley picked up around 6-8 inches of snow during Friday's storm, the city is offering a few updates/reminders for residents. Also remember there is the possibility of more snow … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Person in dumpster; 5 gallons gas down the drain; vehicle in power pole

January 24th At 5:00pm Snoqualmie Firefighters along with multiple eastside units responded to … [Read more...]

Winter Storm brings heavy snow to Snoqualmie Valley

[Article by Robert Nelson of Snoqualmie Valley Weather] Just as we started to feel confident about hitting the roads in the valley and finding our way back to work and … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Stuck in a clothing bin; drunk in the bushes; bicyclist with two knives

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES | KING COUNTY PERMIT OFFICE, Snoqualmie    On January 23rd around 8AM a caller reported a van in the parking lot with sheets blocking the windows. The caller said it was occupied by … [Read more...]

Things You Know (or should know) if you live in the Upper Snoqualmie Valley

[Article by contributing writer, North Bend resident and owner of Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant] The Upper Snoqualmie Valley is an odd place, and that’s the reason we all love it so … [Read more...]

Weekly Sports Roundup: Boys Basketball takes KingCo Title; Wrestling grabs 2nd place; Girls hoops off to districts; gymnasts win at home

[Article by contributing sports writer and owner of Snoqualmie Valley Sports Journal Rhett Workman] Time now for this week’s look at Mount Si High School winter sports in Living Snoqualmie. A note... and … [Read more...]

Snow and ice delays garbage pick up in North Bend, Snoqualmie

Monday's big snow fall in the Snoqualmie Valley has altered garbage pick ups in North Bend and Snoqualmie. If you put out your garbage on Tuesday and it doesn't get picked up, these are the reasons why and … [Read more...]

Snow, icy roads close Snoqualmie Valley Schools for second day

On Monday night Snoqualmie Valley SD officials announced a two-hour delay for schools on February 5th, but by early Tuesday morning officials decided to keep all schools closed for the day. The districts … [Read more...]

Getting out with kids: a trip to the Cougar Mountain Zoo

[Article by contributing writer and Snoqualmie resident Amanda Rich] One of my anxieties as a working mother is that my daughter does not get to engage in enough fun with me outside of our home. I feel like … [Read more...]

Over a year since EJ Roberts Park play equipment deemed unsafe, new play structure installed

It was July 2017 when an inspection showed the play equipment at North Bend's EJ Roberts Park was unsafe, requiring its removal... and at last, a new play structure was installed. The City of North Bend … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School, Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce collaborate for February 6th Career Fair

Is your high school student interested in certain careers and wondering what that specific career track could entail? This week there is an opportunity for them to find out first-hand - and from community … [Read more...]

Overnight winter storm blankets Snoqualmie Valley, schools closed February 4th

UPDATE | February 4th, 9AM:  The Winter Storm Warning for the East Puget Sound Lowlands was extended until 1PM. Reports of snow totals in the upper Snoqualmie Valley are in the 8 - 10 inch range. It is … [Read more...]

Mount Si Cheer Grabs Two State Titles, prepares for Nationals

It was a big weekend for the Mount Si Cheer Team as they headed off to the WIAA State Cheerleading Championships at Battleground High School. Two of the school's competitive teams - Mount Si Red and Mount Si … [Read more...]