Help build the new Snoqualmie Encompass center by dining out September 15th

Local restaurants are coming together to show their support for a new Encompass pediatric therapy and early learning center in Snoqualmie, and you can, too. Dine out at a participating Snoqualmie Valley … [Read more...]

King County warns floaters of hazard in Snoqualmie River at mile 36.1

King County recently provided a river hazards update to its website, warning boaters and floaters of hazardous conditions along the Snoqualmie, and other local rivers. On the Snoqualmie River at River Mile … [Read more...]

Festival at Mt. Si brings 3 days of jam-packed of fun to North Bend this weekend

It's that time of year - summer festival time. This weekend North Bend celebrates its small town spirit with the Festival at Mt. Si - and they do it in a big way with three jam-packed days of community … [Read more...]

Summer berries inspire special Pie Baking Class at Mt. Si Senior Center, August 15th

Some of my fondest childhood memories were learning to bake pies from my grandmother. My grandparent's home had apple and pear trees, blackberry, raspberry and blueberries bushes. I spend summers being sent to … [Read more...]

Living with Chipmunks: A look at one of Snoqualmie Valley’s day shift mammals

One of my earliest memories is driving over Snoqualmie Pass in the back of my parents VW Squareback. No seatbelts, trading off in the way back with my older sister. We played with paper dolls on the way to one … [Read more...]

Harmonizing for Health: CarePoint Free Clinic Jazz and Wine Night Benefit happens July 27th

Fall City’s CarePoint Clinic is hosting a jazz benefit concert and wine night this Saturday, July 27th, with all proceeds benefiting the clinic: Harmonizing for Health. Attendees will enjoy great wine and … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley residents asked to weigh in on local transportation options

Given a choice, would you prioritize faster transportation service or more frequent service? Service that runs later or more affordable fares? A new online survey produced by the Snoqualmie Valley … [Read more...]

Second fatal accident in three weeks on SR 202 near Ames Lake Road

A second, early morning crash on SR 202 near Ames Lake Road in three weeks took the life a 72-year old Renton man on July 16, 2019. The man was identified a Sucha Randhawa. According to a Washington State … [Read more...]

4.6 magnitude earthquake jolts many residents awake early Friday morning

A 4.6 magnitude earthquake centered about 2 miles northwest of Monroe, WA shook many Snoqualmie Valley residents awake early Friday morning, July 12, 2019. The moderate earthquake happened at 2:51AM and only … [Read more...]

Stars and Stripes Rainbow Bingo happens Saturday at Mt. Si Senior Center

Independence Day may be gone according to the calendar, but the festivities will continue on Saturday at Mt. Si Senior Center, where the always fabulous Aunt Betty Malone is hosting Stars and Stripes Rainbow … [Read more...]

All Aboard: Popular Day out with Thomas event pulls into Snoqualmie next two weekends

The next two weekends will bring the annual family summer exodus to Snoqualmie, as Thomas the Tank Engine prepares for his yearly stop in the Valley. Some time slots are sold out, but according to the NW … [Read more...]

King County debuts app allowing residents to easily report noxious weeds to environmental specialists

King County debuted a new mobile app feature this week that makes it easy for residents to submit a photo and the precise location of noxious weeds to a team of county specialists who will quickly … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley’s newest winery opens: Orenda Winery hosts grand opening June 22

Snoqualmie Valley's newest winery has opened in Carnation on a historic farm estate at 32305 NE 8th Street. Orenda Winery will celebrate with some grand opening fun Saturday, June 22, 2019 from 12PM to 6PM. … [Read more...]

Attention Wine Lovers: SipFest returns to historic Snoqualmie this weekend, benefits local food banks

A collaboration between Seattle Uncorked and the Rotary Club of Snoqualmie Valley will bring over 20 wineries and breweries - along with some great local restaurants - to historic downtown Snoqualmie on … [Read more...]

Fall City Days brings community FUN to town, June 8th

It's back - and it means summer is close! A day of community fun during Fall City Days, which closes streets and turns downtown Fall City into a big festival all day, Saturday, June 8th. There's no … [Read more...]

Skate Park Grand Opening, Bike Safety Rodeo come to Snoqualmie Community Park, June 8th

There's a couple of fun family events coming - back to back - to Snoqualmie Community Park on Saturday, June 8th. The Snoqualmie Skatepark opened last fall, but the official Grand Opening happens at 11AM. … [Read more...]

Getting out with Kids: Farmers Markets

[Article by contributing writer and Snoqualmie resident, Amanda Rich] It is nearly summer and with warmer weather come a lot of treats - my favorite among them? Outdoor markets! Farmers market and outdoor … [Read more...]

Local Artists, Businesses collaborate to Support Encompass “Take a Seat for Kids Project”

If you start noticing beautifully painted Adirondack chairs in front of Snoqualmie Valley businesses and wonder what it's all about, here's a little intel. The Encompass Take a Seat for Kids Project is back … [Read more...]

Hospital District works to fill vacant commissioner position after Young resigns

King County Public Hospital District No. 4, which represents the Snoqualmie Valley, is trying to fill a vacancy on its Board of Commissioners following the resignation of Joan Young, who recently stepped down … [Read more...]

Getting Hikers to the Mountains: Trailhead Direct returns for second year with more routes, Little Si added

King County announced this week that Trailhead Direct – the weekend and holiday transit-to-trails bus service - will return Saturday, April 20th with more routes to get hikers to the trails without the need of … [Read more...]