Archives for January 2022

Screenagers Growing Up in the Digital Age Presented by The Trail Youth

Trail Youth Coffee Home is serving more youth struggling with life's challenges than they ever have since opening their doors at the coffee home. The Trail Youth offers free drinks and … [Read more...]

Updated: Late Afternoon Saturday House Fire on Snoqualmie Ridge

Final Update 7:10 PM: According to Snoqualmie Fire Chief Mark Correira, fire crews responded to a structure fire late this afternoon on the Ridge. Snoqualmie Fire, Fall City Fire, Eastside Fire and Bellevue … [Read more...]

Serve Your Community on a City of Snoqualmie Commission

Are you looking for a way to get involved in the Snoqualmie community? The city seeks a diverse range of community members to volunteer on several City of Snoqualmie commissions and committees. … [Read more...]

Updated: Two More Echo Glen Escapees Arrested

Updated 8:15 PM: This afternoon Kent Police Department and King County Sheriff's Office detectives arrested, without incident, two of the 4 remaining escapees from Echo Glen. Two juveniles and the Ford … [Read more...]

City Hall in North Bend Will Remain Closed to the Public Through February

As a preventative measure to ease the spread of the highly contagious Covid-19 Omicron variant, North Bend City Hall was closed to the public in late December. At the time of the initial closure … [Read more...]

King Sheriff’s County Responds to Reports of Multiple Escapees from Echo Glen Children’s Center

Update 12:04 PM: KCSO major crimes detectives continue their efforts to locate five juveniles (ages 14-17) who escaped from Echo Glen around 7:45 am today. They fled in a blue 2018 Ford Fusion similar to the … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Beyond Laser & Skincare Brings (more) Beauty to the Snoqualmie Valley

Long-time Sammamish resident Biwei Dong is an advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP) and a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) with more than ten years of experience working in the medical … [Read more...]

WSP Detectives Need Help with Drive-by Shooting near Milepost 32

According to the Washington State Patrol on January 21, 2022, a semi was traveling westbound I-90 near milepost 32 when a white passenger vehicle fired a weapon striking the semi hitting the door and also … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Indian Tribe Secures Funds to Purchase New Aid Vehicle with Eastside Fire & Rescue

On January 19, 2022, the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe and Eastside fire received word that their application for grant funding through the Indian Community Development Block Grant – American Rescue Plan Act … [Read more...]

Aurora Chasing with North Bend Local Photographer Travis Wetherbee (Part Two)

When we last left Travis in part one, he had successfully climbed to a high vantage point on Rattlesnake Ridge to photograph the Aurora Borealis. Now he had to navigate his way down the trail while being … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Indian Tribe Announces Plans for New Child Development Center

The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe announces plans for renovating the former hospital building currently located at 9575 Ethan Wade Way SE, Snoqualmie, Washington for the purpose of opening a new child development … [Read more...]

Reflections on the Two Year Anniversary of Covid-19 in Washington State

According to King County Public Health, today marks two years since the first case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) was found in Washington and the United States. Washington was ground zero for … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Kiwanis: All we Need is Love

Help fill our beautiful Valley with love! The Snoqualmie Valley Kiwanis is launching their second annual “Snoqualmie Valley Has Heart” campaign to spread love, hearts, and appreciation throughout the … [Read more...]

Aurora Chasing with North Bend Local Photographer Travis Wetherbee (Part One)

Living Snoqualmie's number one clicked photo on Instagram in 2021 was a photo of the Aurora Borealis by local photographer, Travis Wetherbee. When we saw he was going to write up his experience that night, … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Community Contributes to Bloodworks’ Donation Success in 2021

During the pandemic, Bloodworks Northwest has turned to onsite donation centers in communities like Snoqualmie to ensure a healthy blood supply. Residents stepped up and made generous donations to the … [Read more...]

Hook Them with Your Big Idea: Never Disappoint Your Readers

Iron Horse Writers, a local writers’ group sponsored by North Bend Art and Industry, has announced their first presentation of 2022 by proudly presenting “The Fundamentals of Story Structure” by local … [Read more...]

North Bend Hosts Garbage Drop-Off Event at Torguson Park, Saturday, January 15th

The City of North Bend will host another Garbage Drop-off event at Torguson Park from 9 am to 3 pm, Saturday, January 15, 2022, to assist residents impacted by collection delays due to snowstorms and more … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie City Council Appoints Rob Wotton as New Council Member

The Snoqualmie City Council voted unanimously to appoint Rob Wotton for Council Position 2 at the City Council meeting on January 10. City Clerk Deborah Estrada administered the oath of office, … [Read more...]

Garbage & Recycling Collections Canceled January 13th, Drop-Off Site Available at Torguson Park

Republic Services has informed the City of North Bend that it will not be able to service customers on Thursday, January 13, 2022, due to an ongoing, temporary work stoppage/strike led by out-of-state union … [Read more...]

Stolen Car Chase starts in Issaquah and Ends up on Flooded Road in Fall City

January 12, 2022, in Issaquah, Newcastle and Issaquah police were following a stolen vehicle equipped with LoJack, a stolen vehicle recovery system that utilizes GPS to locate users' vehicles from an … [Read more...]