Business Comings: A Beloved Valley Store Expands to North Bend

Locals Julie Chung and Heather Dean had the opportunity in early summer 2021 to take over a storefront in downtown Snoqualmie bringing the Snoqualmie Ice Cream brand to the area. As the pair got to … [Read more...]

Sallal Water Association Recognizes World Water Day with a Contest for Kids!

Joyce Hibma, Treasurer & Communications Lead for Sallal, has strong ties to the Snoqualmie Valley and the water association. “Farmor” Gurly Hallstrom, Hibma’s grandmother, came from Sweden in the … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Stuck in Bathroom; Spinal Injury; Elevated Heart Rate

February 24, 2023 EMTs responded to a Snoqualmie residence to assist an individual who felt weak and dizzy when standing, possibly from being on a treadmill for too long. The person was transported to the … [Read more...]

North Bend Receives Wellcity Distinction, Provides More Opportunities to Give Back

For 13 years running, the City of North Bend is proud to announce that it has received the Association of Washington Cities (AWC) 2023 WellCity distinction, a recognition earned through continual efforts to … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Attempted Bicycle Theft; Residential Burglary; Road Rage Assault

February 15, 2023 A Snoqualmie homeowner who was out of town called the police after observing two subjects attempting to steal a bicycle from the front porch on their Ring security camera. An officer … [Read more...]

North Bend City Hall Expands Hours of Operation, with More In-Person Opportunities to Serve

Beginning Wednesday, March 1, North Bend City Hall has expanded hours to the public to serve citizens throughout the day better. Where City Hall was previously closed for a lunch hour, it is now … [Read more...]

Arrest Made in Armed Robbery of Snoqualmie Chevron Gas Station

On January 23, 2023, Snoqualmie Police Dept. officers responded to the Snoqualmie Ridge Chevron gas station for the report of an armed robbery with a shot fired inside the store.   Surveillance video … [Read more...]

Emergency Response Training Open to Snoqualmie Valley Residents

Learn how to save lives, protect property, and operate safely in post-disaster environments with emergency response training offered by the City of Snoqualmie. The Community Emergency Response … [Read more...]

Drivers Should Plan for SR 18 Lane Closures Near Snoqualmie this Week and Next

 Drivers who use State Route 18 should prepare for more lane closures, in both directions, between Interstate 90 and Deep Creek in Snoqualmie this week and next. Contractor crews will conduct … [Read more...]

Overnight Lane Closures Return to Westbound I-90

Drivers using westbound Interstate 90 should prepare for lane closures this week. Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation return to smooth concrete … [Read more...]

Updated Construction Schedule for SE 136TH Street & 436TH Avenue Roundabout in North Bend

As work progresses on the SE 136th Street and 436th Avenue roundabout (RAB), contractors are sharing their upcoming construction dates with the hopes that citizens find the information … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Collision; Confusion; Fainting

February 15, 2023 Crews responded to a Snoqualmie resident for the report of a person who was unable to walk. The caller reported possibly dislocating their knee the previous night. The person was … [Read more...]

Happy Twin Peaks Day, Snoqualmie Valley!

Mayors Katherine Ross and Rob McFarland have proclaimed February 24, 2023, Twin Peaks Day. For three decades now, the iconic TV series has drawn tourists year-round to Snoqualmie North Bend and the … [Read more...]

Dan Schlotfeldt Named Superintendent of Snoqualmie Valley Schools

The Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors unanimously selected Dan Schlotfeldt as the district's permanent superintendent during its regular board meeting Thursday, February … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Domestic Violence Assault; Fraud; Reckless Driving

February 7 A male suspect was booked in the Issaquah Jail following a domestic violence assault at the Mcdonald's in North Bend. February 8 Police Officers responded to a fire in the Swenson Park … [Read more...]

Join the City of Snoqualmie’s Emergency Response Team for Ham Radio Communications 

If you are a ham radio operator or are interested in acquiring these skills, consider joining the Snoqualmie Emergency Communications and Support Team (SECAST). SECAST members help protect property and … [Read more...]

Baker a Canine Lost and Found Christmas Miracle? (Part Two)

On Wednesday the 21st, temperatures were in the low 20s; the Hoefs-Poores got a phone call that Baker had been seen along I-90 and rushed to get out the door. A WSP dispatcher called, asked if the dog was still … [Read more...]

North Bend Elementary Second Graders Provide Insight for Use in Housing Action Plan

At the February 15th award ceremony, Betsy Westra, a student in Ms. Mitchell’s class, was celebrated as the North Bend Elementary (NBE) Your Home drawing contest winner. Betsy was one of 37 … [Read more...]

Baker, a Canine Lost and Found Christmas Miracle? (Part One)

The week before Christmas 2022 was one of the toughest weeks of Becka and Ken Hoefs-Poore's lives. Friday afternoon, December 16th, Becka was doing a training run with their dog Baker from Tollgate … [Read more...]

Salary Commission Holds Public Hearing to Review Salaries for Elected Officials

The Snoqualmie Salary Commission will hold a hybrid public hearing on March 1, from 2-3 pm, at City Hall and via Zoom meeting as part of its review of salaries and benefits for elected … [Read more...]