UPDATED: Mom and child found in Ravensdale/Black Diamond Area. Snoqualmie Amber Alert for Kidnapped Child

FINAL UPDATE: 9:52 PM Mom and child were found happy and healthy in the Black Diamond/Ravensdale area. Details to follow. … [Read more...]

COVID-19 vaccine distribution update from the Washington State Department of Health

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) continues to make progress with their COVID-19 vaccine distribution and administration efforts. Last week, providers across the state began … [Read more...]

2020 Summed Up in a Single Photo: A Facebook contest!

Let’s have a little fun at the end of this long and depressing year! According to the Chinese Zodiac, this was the year of the rat. The rat represents spirit, wit, alertness, delicacy, and … [Read more...]

UPDATED: I-90 Eastbound Reopens

FINAL UPDATE: 5:14 PM I-90 Eastbound is open with chains required in both direction on all vehicles except AWD/4WD. ________________________________________________________________________ UPDATE: … [Read more...]

John Zanas: Saying Goodbye and Good Luck to a Man Beloved in the MSHS Athletic Community

Admittedly I tried to ignore Charlie Kinnune, Head Football Coach at Mount Si High School, at first. The holidays are a busy time for stories, I thought, justifying myself. It soon became apparent that this is … [Read more...]

Something for Everyone this Weekend in the Valley: Free meals with the Eagles, Santa and the Grinch!

This is it! The last weekend before the big day next Friday, and there is again no shortage of ways to get your Ho Ho Ho on.  The Santa Parade Is Coming to Snoqualmie Collect Food for Those in … [Read more...]

Flood Forecast for Snoqualmie River: Rising Waters Early Sunday

No significant flooding is expected; some lowland flooding may occur. The Snoqualmie River near downtown Snoqualmie is currently flowing at approximately 5,200 cubic feet per second* (cfs). Flows are … [Read more...]

Missing Fall City Man Found

On Saturday, December 12, King County Sheriff Officers and Search and Rescue Volunteers searched for a missing man in the Fall City/Preston area of SE 54th / 322nd Ave SE. Andrew Fawcett, a … [Read more...]

City of North Bend Requires Developer to Clean up Proposed Hotel Site Near Downtown

You may remember the talk of a hotel being built on the corner of Bendigo and Southfork Ave SW that started in the spring of 2013, around the same time four houses were demolished to make room for Bartell … [Read more...]

Ring in the Holidays Valley Style: More Local Activities to Enjoy this Weekend!

The festivities continue this weekend in Snoqualmie and North Bend with two more fun ways to safely celebrate the season. Holiday Grinch Parade-North Bend This tradition started in 2016, when a … [Read more...]

North Bend Theatre to Broadcast the Classic Cinnamon Bear Radio Show

The North Bend Theatre has come up with a safe socially distant way to get into the holiday spirit! From your car radio, share the classic holiday radio show The Cinnamon Bear with your children. The radio … [Read more...]

North Bend Film Festival Returning July 15-18, 2021 for a Fourth Annual Celebration of all Things Strange on screen

The festival will once again occur in the historic North Bend Theatre and iconic locales around town, with a lineup of independent film premieres, live events and immersive content. North Bend Film … [Read more...]

Bring on the Holiday Spirit with Three Local Virtual Tree Lighting Events

Like everything else, Christmas will look a little different this year. Past years in the Valley saw a Holiday Market in Fall City, North Bend’s Holly Days, and Winter Lights in Snoqualmie. This year, to avoid … [Read more...]

Updated-Traffic Alert: Snoqualmie Parkway closed at SR202 due to jack-knifed semi

UPDATE 11:32 AM: Railroad Avenue and Snoqualmie Parkway are open ______________________________________________________________ UPDATE: According to Washington State Patrol PIO Trooper Rick Johnson, the … [Read more...]

New IRG athletic trainer is the pound-for-pound Strongest Man in the World

IRG Physical Therapy, located inside Snoqualmie Ridge’s new Sno-King Ice Arena,  has a new addition to their team. Robert Kearney, a certified athletic trainer and the pound-for-pound Strongest Man in the … [Read more...]

Project to Improve Dangerous I-90 & SR 18 Interchange may be Delayed due to COVID-19 Impacts on WSDOT

The Interstate 90/State Route 18 interchange is one of the busiest in the state. The interchange serves people who live in the area, in addition to freight haulers and cross-state travelers. Backups near the … [Read more...]

Fall 2020 edition of the Valley Reads Program: Go on an Expedition to the South Pole!

Valley Reads Program & Friends of the North Bend Library The Valley Reads Program resulted from a conversation between Ginny Gorski (Friends of the North Bend Library) and Irene Wickstrom (Library … [Read more...]

The Washington State Department of Health’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan

Last week I heard a news story about the Covid-19 vaccine. I excitedly listened as it was explained how soon the vaccine might be available. According to the newscaster, once Pfizer’s and Moderna’s vaccines are … [Read more...]

Update: Covid Outbreak at Nursing Facility in North Bend: 39 patients, 31 staff infected and 8 have died

UPDATE: December 9th A recent update from the Department of Health reveals some very sad numbers from Regency North Bend Rehabilitation & Nursing. Out of 44 residents, 39 are now positive for … [Read more...]

Good News! Christmas hasn’t been Cancelled!

It’s that time again! Time for the annual Christmas Treelot fundraiser run by Snoqualmie Valley Venturing Crew #115 on the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway and Railroad Ave. Like everything else, the … [Read more...]