Snoqualmie Casino employees save man after heart attack, honored with Eastside Fire & Rescue Lifesaving Award

There were some special guests at the January 22nd Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce luncheon. Eastside Fire & Rescue firefighters attended the luncheon to honor three members of the Snoqualmie Casino … [Read more...]

Heirloom Cookshop closing Snoqualmie location, looking for new home

Heirloom Cookshop owner Kristen Schumacher announced that a rent increase for the historic Snoqualmie building that houses her 3-year old business is what triggered the tough decision to look for a new … [Read more...]

North Bend Downtown Foundation launches Ripple Effect Award, honors beloved Bartell’s employee

The New Year has brought a new award to North Bend, designed specifically to recognize people who make a difference in your day; people who "make a gloomy day brighter, lighten our load, and make us smile." … [Read more...]

Top 10 Living Snoqualmie stories of 2019: roaring Falls, chaotic police chase, historic business and land sale

As 2019 comes to an end, we thought we'd take a look back at what the most read stories of this last year of the decade were. The list was compiled using Living Snoqualmie website traffic … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Athletic Complex project delayed but not dead; sewer could soon be coming to western North Bend

After a long year and a half of trying to figure out a solution to meet sewer requirements for a large athletic complex planned along SR 202 on the western edge of North Bend, it looks like the local developers … [Read more...]

Let it Snow: some Snoqualmie Pass ski slopes finally open over weekend

Better late than never, right? A few of the ski slopes at Snoqualmie Pass finally opened on Sunday, December 16, 2019. Two Summit West runs opened - Pacific Crest and Little Thunder - as Snoqualmie Pass is … [Read more...]

Finaghty’s Irish Pub sold: new local owners make changes, including enhanced menu

A recent business sale is bringing local ownership back to Finaghty's Irish Pub on Snoqualmie Ridge - along with some noticeable changes inside the Snoqualmie establishment. Snoqualmie residents Adrian Webb … [Read more...]

Upcoming open house focuses on Riverwalk Trail, Road Design in downtown Snoqualmie

Snoqualmie residents have an opportunity to learn more about the city's RiverWalk Project at an upcoming open house on Thursday, December 5th from 6:30-8PM at City Hall. Project designers Northwest … [Read more...]

North Bend Film Festival announces 2020 dates; launches Film Submissions, Early-Bird Pass Sales this week

The North Bend Film Festival announced this week that they’ll be returning for a third annual celebration of boundary-pushing film, VR and immersive experiences in 2020. The first four-day festival was … [Read more...]

William Grassie Wine Estates to open new Snoqualmie tasting room

Another new business is coming to Snoqualmie. On Tuesday, November 19th, Fall City winery - William Grassie Wine Estates - confirmed it will soon open a Snoqualmie [Ridge] tasting room. According to owner … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Longtime Kirkland business, EarthLight Rocks & Gems, opening second store in Snoqualmie

A new business is coming to Snoqualmie, taking over the retail space on Center Blvd previously occupied by the bar portion of Ana's Mexican Restaurant: EarthLight Rocks & Gems. Earthlight is owned by Kim … [Read more...]

Couple transforms 100-year old Snoqualmie property into Wilde Moon [Vacation] Retreat, yoga studio

Thanks to Wilde Moon Retreat owners, Jonathan and Carlye, for sharing the story of the restoration of this property and their effort to turn it into a thriving small business. Read on... This story begins … [Read more...]

Local Businesses partner with school district to provide NEW Student Study Spots

According to Snoqualmie Valley School District Technology Coach Janice Wintermyer, the district - as part of its new One-to-One Computing Initiative - recently checked out almost 2,400 laptop computers to … [Read more...]

Dog Review of a Salish Lodge & Spa Pampered Paws Room: “The Ultimate in Doggie Relaxation”

Bee is my 4-year-old Schnauzer/Poodle and typically would NOT be described as relaxed. Unlike my last dog of the same breed, Bee moves through life as if her tail is on fire and only speed and noise will put it … [Read more...]

Salish Lodge sold to Snoqualmie Tribe, Salish Expansion not moving forward

In mid August we got wind of a possible Salish Lodge sale to the Snoqualmie Tribe, but when we inquired we were told it was a rumor. Well, it appears that the sale is in fact, not myth. In a press release … [Read more...]