Community Invited to Informational Meeting about New Habitat for Humanity Affordable Housing Project

The City of North Bend invites community members to an upcoming informational meeting about the new Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County affordable housing project. The meeting will include … [Read more...]

North Bend Water System Plan Approved by State Department of Health

On March 4, 2021, the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) approved the City’s Water System Plan (WSP). Prior to the DOH approval, the 5-year Water System Plan had been approved by the North Bend City … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Youth Sports: The Mt. Si Lacrosse Club

[Guest Post by the Mt. Si Lacrosse Club] The only consistency we have right now is that we have so much inconsistency and so much that is unknown. It’s been a struggle for so many people and … [Read more...]

The Weather for the Week Ahead: A New Perspective from North Bend Weather Aficionado Mark Davis

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] The past couple of days, we have been spoiled by some nice winter weather. Can’t really complain too much when the temps reach 60° In March. We’ll be getting … [Read more...]

Impaired Driving Leads to Impaired Boating in Carnation

According to the Office of the King County Sheriff, on the evening of March 9th, 2021, impaired driving became impaired boating for one motorist when her Toyota SUV left SR 203 in Carnation and landed in a pond … [Read more...]

3/11/21 Snoqualmie Valley School Board meeting Highlights

[Guest post by Linda Grez] Superintendent Manahan gave recognition to classified employees who perform so many jobs to operate the District and schools.   Public comments covered remote … [Read more...]

Governor Inslee Announces Statewide Move to Phase 3 of Recovery Plan: Includes High School and Spectator Sports

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced that Healthy Washington: Roadmap to Recovery will be transitioning from a regional approach to a county-by-county evaluation process. The governor also announced a new third … [Read more...]

Recreate Responsibly to Help Protect North Bend Area Trails

North Bend area trails have been a popular destination this past year as residents from near and far sought ways to exercise outdoors due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Many local trails have experienced a notable … [Read more...]

Fire Chief Correira Appointed Snoqualmie’s Interim City Administrator

Due to the resignation of Rick Rudometkin to relocate, Mayor Matt Larson has appointed Snoqualmie Fire Chief Mark Correira as the interim city administrator. The city council confirmed the appointment … [Read more...]

Center for Disease Control Releases New Guidance for Safe Activities for Vaccinated People

Based on what is known about COVID-19 vaccines, people who have been fully vaccinated can start to do some things they had stopped doing because of the pandemic. Because science is still learning how … [Read more...]

From the Farm to the Table: Coming Business, Run by Locals, Announces a New Partnership

[Guest post by Jason Stellman] If you have been to Gilman Village in Issaquah lately, you may have noticed a new “Coming Soon” sign — the Well & Table, a farm-to-table restaurant with a focus on fresh, … [Read more...]

A New 4-year Sewer Rate Plan Approved to Fund Critical Upgrades to the Aging Wastewater Treatment Plant

On March 2, 2021, the North Bend City Council unanimously approved a new 4-year Sewer Rate and General Facilities Charge (GFC) amendment.  City Council received public testimony during  the February … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Riverbank Repair Project to Prevent Road Failure

In spring 2015, post-flood inspections revealed damage to an existing Snoqualmie River revetment at the intersection of SE River St and Park Ave SE in downtown Snoqualmie. (A revetment is an engineered … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Deputy Fire Chief Completes National Fire Academy Executive Training

 Deputy Fire Chief Michael H. Bailey from the Snoqualmie Fire Department has completed the Executive Fire Officer Program (EFOP) as part of the National Fire Academy. This four-year program consists of a … [Read more...]

New Torguson Skatepark Officially Opens to the Public

Last week Si View Metropolitan Parks District announced some good news –  Torguson Skatepark is officially open to the public. The brand new skatepark facility is located near downtown North … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe Partners with Eastside Fire & Rescue to Open Tribal Vaccination Clinic

On Saturday, February 20th, the Snoqualmie Tribe held its first Snoqualmie Tribal Vaccination Clinic on the Snoqualmie Reservation. As a sovereign nation, the Tribe is able to order COVID-19 vaccines for its … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Little Free Library Scavenger Hunt

[Guest Post by Shyanne Olsen Steward of Meadowbrook Little Free Library, Snoqualmie] We’ve all been tangled up with our technology thanks to the Pandemic. It’s been a way of survival in many ways and it’s … [Read more...]

Highlights from the SVSD School Board Meeting February 25, 2021

[Guest article by Linda Grez] Elementary students continue to phase in hybrid/in-person classes on an AM/PM cohort schedule. K-3rd grades have returned and grades 4-5 are planned for Monday, … [Read more...]

Three Forks Off-Leash Dog Park Helps Reduce Canine Conflicts

Many dog owners in Snoqualmie are letting their dogs off-leash in Snoqualmie’s large parks and open spaces, which can create uncomfortable situations for dogs on leashes and their … [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. As of Feb. 15, more than 1,201,120 doses of … [Read more...]