North Bend City Council approves Marijuana Retail Store Developer Agreement

On Tuesday, December 1st, the North Bend City Council approved a Developer Agreement to allow a Marijuana Retail Store at 43514 SE North Bend Way.  Under the City’s zoning regulations, marijuana … [Read more...]

North Bend City Council Work Study: Mitigation Water Update

North Bend City Councilmembers convened on November 24, 2020, remotely for a Work-Study session that included an update on mitigation water planning. The City continues evaluating multiple mitigation strategies … [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 Week Ahead – Basking in Morning Sun

While much of the Puget Sound lowlands will be socked in by fog with stagnant cold air, the Cascade foothills are waking up Sunday to relatively warmer conditions in the mid 40 °s and mostly clear skies. You … [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...]

2020 Holiday Decorating Trends: The Year to Find Joy in the Moment

[Guest article by Julietta Harding] 2020 has been a year like no other, and we’re all facing a holiday season that bears no resemblance to seasons past. We’ve been asked to stay home and celebrate only with … [Read more...]

Two North Bend Bars Partner with Camp Eyabsut to Help Burn Survivors and their Families: ‘Rise Above Everything’

The Pour House Bar & Grill and Twin Peaks Pub in the heart of downtown North Bend are partnering with Camp Eyabsut this season to provide 60 young burn survivors with holiday care packages. This … [Read more...]