Archives for May 2019

Mount Si boys soccer secures spot in 4A State quarterfinals with incredible go-ahead goal

Wednesday night, May 15, 2019, with a incredible teamwork and an amazing go-ahead goal at the 68 minute mark, Mount Si Boys soccer secured a spot in the WIAA 4A State Quarterfinals with a 2-1 victory over … [Read more...]

Public-Private development could bring new, large National Guard Readiness Center, hotels and restaurants to North Bend

According to KUOW, the Army wants to move its large Washington National Guard Readiness Training facility out of Seattle - where it says the site cannot satisfy the requirements of its mission - to North Bend … [Read more...]

After 4-month work stoppage, Spring Plaza construction expected to re-start soon

On May 15, 2019, Chun Lai Hospitality CFO Jim Gilbert said Snoqualmie residents should expect to see construction start up again on the Spring Plaza retail building that sits adjacent to the new Hampton … [Read more...]

Sallal Grange to build tiny houses for the homeless; informational meeting happens May 20th

The Sallal Grange will host a May 20th meeting regarding its plans to host a June building project that will construct two tiny homes for the homeless. According to the Sallal Grange, Melinda Nichols will … [Read more...]

Two North Bend city councilmembers will not seek re-election

On Tuesday, May 14, 2016 - two days into King County Elections Candidate Filing Week - City of North Bend Communications Director Jill Green confirmed that two North Bend councilmembers will not be seeking … [Read more...]

Loud explosions possible in North Bend area during IED Recognition Training at Fire Training Academy

The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office will be hosting the annual Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Recognition training on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at the Washington State Fire Training Academy in North … [Read more...]

Future at Risk: membership vote could lead to city ‘invasion’ of Sallal Water Association

On June 11, 2019 at 7PM in the Snoqualmie Casino ballroom, members of the Sallal Water Association will vote on an amendment making several changes its bylaws, an amendment that could have big consequences for … [Read more...]

Local Artists, Businesses collaborate to Support Encompass “Take a Seat for Kids Project”

If you start noticing beautifully painted Adirondack chairs in front of Snoqualmie Valley businesses and wonder what it's all about, here's a little intel. The Encompass Take a Seat for Kids Project is back … [Read more...]

Mayhew announces will run to retain Snoqualmie City Council seat

Snoqualmie City Councilmember Jim Mayhew announced on Friday, May 10th, that he would run to retain Position 4, the seat he was appointed to on October 9th, 2017. Mayhew has lived in Snoqualmie with his … [Read more...]

After losing multiple employees in SR 18 accidents, Snoqualmie Casino, Tribe celebrate Legislative progress on road widening over dangerous Tiger Mountain

Via press release the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe said it is celebrating the conclusion of its successful advocacy effort to expedite the completion of safety improvements on State Route 18 in East King County, … [Read more...]

SnoPo help sort out complicated incident on Reinig Road, three police agencies and firefighters respond

Last week, after multiple questions to two different law enforcement agencies, it became clear something complex had occurred on Reinig Road, drawing officers from three different police agencies and … [Read more...]

Letter | Fall City Fire Department – Moving Forward

Dear Editor, Last month citizens in Fall City turned out in record numbers to vote on whether to merge our Fall City Fire Department into Fire District 10. The merger failed with almost 54% voting … [Read more...]

Mount Si boys soccer trounces Mariner, plays for District Championship May 9th

I am not sure anyone expected the one-sided goal explosion that happened Tuesday night at Wildcat Stadium in the 4A boys soccer Wes-King District playoffs, but if you're a Mount Si fan, you most likely enjoyed … [Read more...]

Fiery bridge collapse leaves history lurking on the bottom of the Snoqualmie River

There's history all around the Snoqualmie Valley - and as it turns out, I walked right over it. That piece of history in the river caught my attention and prompted an inquiry to Valley Historian, … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | garage band needs to call it quits; night skaters upset neighbor; bag of drugs found in T-Mobile store; $600 alcohol theft

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department respond to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the past two weeks. SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES | KING ST & SILVA AVE, Snoqualmie On April … [Read more...]