Snoqualmie Valley YMCA Preparing For Healthy Kids Day – Free Community Event On Saturday, April 28th

Start with simple goals.  That's the community message the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA likes to promote when it comes to integrating physical activity into our sometimes immobile,technology-based lives.  Each year … [Read more...]

Construction Begins On HO Sports Co/Motion Water Sports New Home In Snoqualmie Ridge Business Park

If you drove up or down Snoqualmie Parkway yesterday near the intersection of Fairway Ave, you may have noticed something happening; signs of impending construction in the business park. Work began yesterday … [Read more...]

Northwest Railway Museum Offers Snoqualmie Valley Residents Pre-Sale Tickets To Popular "Day Out With Thomas " Summer Event

It happens each July in historic Snoqualmie.  Families from all over Puget Sound fill the streets with kids excitedly ready to board Snoqualmie's famous train which is transformed into Thomas the Tank Engine.  … [Read more...]

City of North Bend To Hold Public Comment Session Regarding Possible Police Services Change To Snoqualmie Police Department

The City of North Bend is examining changing its police services contract from the King County Sheriff's Office to the City of Snoqualmie Police Department.  In an effort to ensure all vital information about … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Ridge Bears Waking From Hibernation, Hungry and Venturing Into Neighborhoods

There is one thing certain about living on Snoqualmie Ridge in a home backing to a green belt - you will see wildlife.  After all, the animals were here before the houses. This is typically the time of year … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Real Estate Market Showing Signs Of Emerging From The Slump

This guest blog is courtesy of Laura Flodin.  She is a friend, past neighbor and Snoqualmie real estate agent with The Cascade Team.  There is finally some good news to report about the local real estate … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Garbage Pickup Disrupted Due To Alabama Strike – March 29th

You read the headline correctly.  For Thursday, March 29th, local Snoqualmie Valley garbage pickup is disrupted by a union picket all the way in Alabama.  This is not a local labor dispute.  Local Puget Sound … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie In The News – Komo News Finds Local Restaurants Unintentionally Collecting Expired Half Percent Stadium Tax

The Washington State Department of Revenue is reminding restaurants, bars and taverns that they no longer should be collecting a half-percent King County food and beverage sales tax.  The tax was imposed in … [Read more...]

North Bend, Snoqualmie and SVSD At Last Agree On Impact Fee Liability Language – SVSD School Board To Vote To Approve Language at March 22nd Meeting

There are two resolutions on tomorrow's Snoqualmie Valley School District School Board Meeting agenda.  They are Resolutions 772 and 773 and listed as action items, meaning the school board should be voting to … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Deer Park Neighborhood Setting For Daylight Break-In Today, March 16th

Around 9AM this morning, March 16th, a home in the Deer Park neighborhood of Snoqualmie Ridge was the victim of a daylight burglary.  The thief broke the back sliding glass door, entered the home and stole … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie YMCA Adds New Valley Kindergarten Enrichment Option For 2012 School Year

In Snoqualmie, a city where 35% of residents are under the age of 18, any new early education program is welcomed, especially among working parents.  Kindergarten enrichment is in big demand around Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Snoqulamie YMCA January Updates

The Snoqualmie Y / Community Center is off to a fast start.  Opening its doors on January 1st to 1,200 charter members, it's now on the way to 2,000 members and open to the entire community.  The Y has sold … [Read more...]

Save Your Trees From Storm Damage; Tree Triage Class, Tomorrow, January 25th

If you are like many around the valley, you've got trees that took a beating in Thursday's ice storm.  Wondering if you can save your beloved trees?  Come find out 6PM tomorrow, January 25th, at the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Welcome Back To The Light Snoqualmie – Now I Am Going To Sleep

As far as I know, Snoqualmie is back in the land of power.   If your house isn't, I apologize.  This has been quite a journey.  I am glad you are all warm again.  I am happy I could help.  Thank you to PSE and … [Read more...]

Local Snoqualmie Valley Road Closures From January Storms

King County Road crews finally have the upper hand on snow and ice that have gripped the county in recent days.  County Road Service Division reports good driving conditions on most main roadways in lower … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Power Outage January 21st Updates Part II

Here are latest updates since first published at 7AM for my email subscribers: **  9PM:  Heard from a reader that Highway 202 between Snoqualmie and Fall City is now open ** **  8PM:  Downtown Snoqualmie back … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Power Outage Update – Saturday, January 21st

**  9PM:  Heard from a reader that Highway 202 between Snoqualmie and Fall City is now open ** **  8PM:  Downtown Snoqualmie back in the land of power!  ** ** 5:15PM:  Deer Park, Ironwood, Woody Creek and … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Power Outage Updates Part II – For My Email Subscribers

I was just told that many in the valley have spotty cell/data coverage and cannot get my updates unless by email.  So here are all today's updates since the original story was published... ** 7PM:  Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Power Outage Update; Road Closures Update – January 20th

** 7PM:  Snoqualmie Ridge IGA grocery store closed early tonight.  Gateway Gas is out of fuel, awaiting another delivery, but still open for limited groceries.  Finaghty's Irish Pub is open with limited menu.  … [Read more...]

PSE Says Snoqualmie Valley Power Outage Could Last 2 – 3 More Days

**  3:50PM:  SVSD schools are closed Friday, January 20th. ** PSE now forecasts that Snoqualmie and North Bend could be without power for 2 - 3 more days.  5,143 Snoqualmie, 4,019 North Bend and 601 Fall City … [Read more...]