Mother’s Day Weekend Steam Train Rides

Are you looking for something special and unique for mom on Mother’s Day weekend, May 7-8? Let her “blow off some steam” and give her a fun family experience of a steam train ride through the … [Read more...]

James Whitfield, Co-Founder of Be Culture, to headline Encompass Inspire Breakfast 

Encompass will return to hosting its annual Inspire Breakfast in person on Tuesday, April 26 from 7:30-9:00 am at The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge.  Inspire is an … [Read more...]

Wildcat Jazz Celebration at the North Bend Theatre

Guest Post by Linda Grez for the Mount Si Band & Orchestra Boosters The community is invited to the free Wildcat Jazz Celebration, featuring all 3 Mount Si High School Jazz bands as well as Twin Falls … [Read more...]

European Cherry Blossoms Announce Spring

Guest post by Snoqualmie Valley Historian -David S. Battey As a tree freak, I get pretty excited over the stunning spring blooms flooding the Northwest right now.  Most are cherry blossoms not planted … [Read more...]

North Bend’s Pet Place Market Expands, Grand Re-Opening Celebration Happens April 23 & 24th

Pet Place Market (PPM) is expanding and celebrating its fifteenth anniversary. The owner – Christopher Creighton– couldn’t be more excited to offer new products and services to the downtown North Bend … [Read more...]

North Bend & Snoqualmie Police Take Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs

On Saturday, April 30th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Snoqualmie-North Bend Police Department and the U. S. Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 21st opportunity in nine years to prevent … [Read more...]

Washington State Patrol Detectives Seeking Witnesses

At approximately 12:10 pm on April 15, 2022, Washington State Patrol communications received a 9-1-1 call reporting that a gray Dodge Challenger was driving erratically on Eastbound I-90 near milepost … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley History: Fisher Avenue on Snoqualmie Ridge

Local Historian Dave Battey shares the connection of history to the street names that honor individuals and remind us of families that have been important in Snoqualmie history.   Fisher … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Trail Rescue; Fall Patient; Neighbor Issues

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to this past week. April 9, 2022 EMTs responded to a residence to assist an individual out of a chair. April 9, … [Read more...]

Police Incident Closes I-90 Briefly

On April 15th at 12:36 PM, a Dodge Challenger was reported as driving erratically on eastbound  I-90 passing the Preston exit (MP 22). The vehicle stopped in the lanes of Eastbound I-90 near SR … [Read more...]

City of Snoqualmie Launches Sidewalk Repair and Replacement Program

On April 11, 2022, Snoqualmie City Council members approved Resolution 1610, awarding a Public Works contract to begin the City’s Sidewalk Repair and Replacement Program to eliminate many trip hazards in … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Fire Department Hosts Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic

The FDA recently authorized second booster shots of Pfizer and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines for everyone 50 and older and those 12 and older who have certain kinds of immunocompromised conditions. To … [Read more...]

The Arbor Day Foundation Recognizes ‘Tree Cities USA’ Snoqualmie and North Bend

Started in 1976, Tree City USA is one of the Arbor Day Foundation’s oldest programs.  This program gives cities an avenue to celebrate their work, showing residents, visitors, and the entire … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Medical Alarm; Truck Fire; Escapee Evaluation

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to this past week. April 1, 2022 EMTs responded to a call for assistance after a medical pendant alarm was activated when an … [Read more...]

Updated: Spring Snow Brings Snoqualmie Pass Closure

Final Update 9:00 PM: I-90 Westbound is now open. Chains are required on all vehicles except AWD/4WD. _________________________________________________ Update 6:35 PM: Crews are still clearing a number of … [Read more...]

Hop to the Egg Hunts for Snoqualmie Valley Children and Teens

Bring a basket and celebrate spring as the annual egg hunts return to the Snoqualmie Valley. The eggs go fast, so be on time. For Snoqualmie, the Teen Flashlight and Bunny Hop events are sponsored by … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Wildlife: I Killed a Bear

[Guest post by Daryl Ratajczak, a black bear biologist and advocate. Daryl is the former Black Bear Program Coordinator and Chief of Wildlife for the state of Tennessee. He is also a regular wildlife instructor … [Read more...]

Business Comings: South Fork has their ‘Hurry up Pants’ on for an Expected April Grand Opening

When we last left the Compass Outdoor Adventures crew in November, they had just taken over a long for sale parcel near exit 32 and were planning how they would transform it into their new headquarters’ South … [Read more...]

Updated: Monday Afternoon Fatality Accident Westbound I90

Final Update 5:30 PM: Westbound I-90 has completely reopened ________________________________________________________ Update 3:18 PM: One lane of Westbound I-90 east of Preston has reopened. The rest … [Read more...]

Firefighters Honored for Service and Community Outreach

The Snoqualmie Fire Department and the Snoqualmie Firefighters Association recently honored career and volunteer firefighters for their service to the community in an annual banquet attended by department … [Read more...]