Pedestrian Killed Monday Night on Interstate 90 Near Milepost 27

According to the Washington State Patrol (WSP), at approximately 830 pm on Monday, February 6th, a pedestrian was killed on I90 near milepost 27. A 2017 Toyota with a 27-year-old female driver was traveling … [Read more...]

King County and City of Seattle Announce Updates to Employee Vaccine Mandate

In alignment with updated Public Health – Seattle and King County guidance, Executive Dow Constantine and Mayor Bruce Harrell announced yesterday that King County and the City of Seattle will no longer require … [Read more...]

Riverview Park Playground Replacement Project Begins in Mid-February

The City of Snoqualmie will start the construction phase of the Riverview Park Playground Replacement Project in mid-February 2023. The current playground will close the week of Feb. 13, with the removal … [Read more...]

Horse Killed by Hit and Run Driver in North Bend-Snoqualmie Police Seek Public Assistance

[This article contains details that some might find difficult to read. Be aware of that before reading on.] Longtime local Wendy Clark has been in the valley her entire life. She grew up in Snoqualmie before … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Panic Attack; Chimney Fire; Two Vehicle Collision

January 27, 2023 EMTs responded to a Snoqualmie residence to assist an individual suffering a possible panic attack.  January 28, 2023 Firefighters responded to a Fall City residential fire in … [Read more...]

Construction Ramps Up at the I-90/SR 18 Interchange

Major construction for the Interstate 90/State Route 18 interchange improvement project begins in late spring. In the meantime, people traveling near the I-90 and SR 18 interchange should plan for … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Unwanted Subject; Armed Robbery; Commercial Burglary

January 22, 2023 A Snoqualmie resident reported their vehicle had been stolen overnight. The car was not located and is still outstanding. January 23, 2023 An officer responded to the North Bend Outlet … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie City Councilmember Matt Laase Resigns 

On January 31, 2023, Councilmember Matt Laase notified Mayor Ross and City Councilmembers of his resignation from the Snoqualmie City Council effective immediately. “I look forward to spending more … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Asleep Behind the Wheel; Rollover Accident; Garage Fire

January 19, 2023 EMTs responded to the report of an individual asleep behind the wheel of a vehicle in a church parking lot in downtown Snoqualmie. The person woke up and declined medical … [Read more...]

Valley Center Stage Presents “I and You” by Lauren Gunderson

Valley Center Stage presents Lauren Gunderson’s ode to youth, life, love and the strange beauty of human connection. Winner of the 2014 Steinberg/ATCA New Play Award and Finalist for the Susan Smith … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Traffic Stop with Charges; Unwanted Guest; DUI Accident

January 17, 2023 An officer responded to downtown Snoqualmie to perform a welfare check on two individuals in front of a commercial building, which turned into a criminal trespass response and a warrant … [Read more...]

Expect Congestion Near the I-90/SR-18 Interchange Next Week

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is getting ready for major improvements to the I-90/SR-18 interchange beginning this spring. They're getting some preliminary sign placement and prep … [Read more...]

Tips to Protect Theft-Prone Vehicles, Reduce Risk of Becoming a Victim

Auto Theft continues to be a problem in King County.  Locally, in 2022, Snoqualmie had 30 auto thefts, and North Bend had 28 auto thefts. These numbers are a significant increase from the … [Read more...]

Washington State Patrol Statement on the Incident that Closed SR-18 for Nine Hours

According to the Washington State Patrol (WSP), vehicle one, a 2015 Freightliner Cascadia pulling a white trailer, was traveling westbound SR18 at Tiger Mountain in lane one of two. At just after 5 … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School District Superintendent Leadership Input

The Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors is partnering with GR Consulting to collect input from students, families, staff, and the community about the current strengths and challenges of the … [Read more...]

Updated: All lanes of SR 18 Closed in Both Directions after Incident near Issaquah-Hobart Road

Updated 250 am: All lanes on both directions of SR 18 at Issaquah-Hobart Road are now open. All lanes of eastbound and westbound State Route 18 have been closed following an incident Tuesday evening, … [Read more...]

Updated: Snoqualmie Police Dept Investigating Armed Robbery with Shot Fired

Update 1:49 pm Tuesday, January 24th The Snoqualmie Police Department has received the robbery video and has released the following photograph of the suspect to the media. When asked how the Chevron … [Read more...]

Help Save a Life with CPR, AED, First Aid, and Stop the Bleed Classes

The Snoqualmie Fire Department is hosting First Aid/CPR/Automatic external defibrillator (AED) classes, CPR/AED classes, and a Stop the Bleed Class in the first half of 2023. CPR/AED Class This … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Pedestrian on Side of Freeway; Fall at Golf Club; Possible Fentanyl Ingestion

January 12, 2023 EMTs responded to I-90 east of North Bend for the report of a pedestrian on the side of the roadway. Crews located the person, who was approximately 100 feet in the woods and had been since … [Read more...]

The City of North Bend is Seeking your Input: Housing Action Plan Survey and Open House

Do you live or work in North Bend? Do you want to live or work here but have encountered obstacles? The City of North Bend invites you to share your experiences by participating in a … [Read more...]