Snoqualmie Valley Winter Wildlife Survival

Have you ever noticed less wildlife in the area from October through April? While we can choose to stay inside bundled up by the fire when the weather turns bad, our wild valley animals must find different ways … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Shoplifting; Welfare Check; Theft at Bartells

January 8, 2023 An employee reported the theft of backpacks from a store at the North Bend Outlet Mall. The stolen merchandise was valued at nearly $1,750. A description of the suspect, their associated … [Read more...]

Seattle Audubon Returns Ancestral Lands to Snoqualmie Indian Tribe: Nonprofit Supports Land Back through Donation 

Seattle Audubon and Snoqualmie Indian Tribe recently closed on a land donation in the Snoqualmie Valley area, returning land to the Snoqualmie Tribe, whose people have lived in the area since time … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Suspicious Activity; Hit & Run; Burglary

January 3, 2023 An officer responded to the Snoqualmie Dollar Tree store for an attempted burglary that caused $500 in damages to the front door. The store provided surveillance video to help identify … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Ski Area Accident; Possible Broken Ankle; Overturned Kayak

January 7, 2023 EMTs were called to Mount Si for the report of a hiker who fell and suffered a hip injury.  January 7, 2023 Crews responded to a residence to assist an individual suffering … [Read more...]

January Proclaimed National Mentoring Month in Snoqualmie

At the January 9 City Council meeting, Mayor Ross proclaimed January 2023 National Mentoring Month in Snoqualmie.  The proclamation shines a light on the need for mentors throughout the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Casino Takes Guests “Around the World” on New Years’ Eve

The Snoqualmie Casino team is known for providing guests with a truly immersive entertainment experience. From cabarets and comedy acts to concerts and variety shows, every detail is carefully considered and … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Elevator Mishap; Taco Time Fire; Paragliding Crash

December 28, 2022 EMTs responded to assist an individual who fell and suffered a possible head injury during a power outage. The person was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. December 28, 2022 … [Read more...]

Westbound SR 18 Truck Climbing Lane Closure in Snoqualmie, January 9-12

Travelers heading westbound on State Route 18 should plan for some additional congestion next week as drilling work continues south of the Interstate 90 interchange. From 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 9 to 5 a.m. … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Holiday Light Scrooge; Partying Juveniles; Yelling Individual

December 26, 2022 – Alcohol DUI An officer performed a traffic stop on Snoqualmie Parkway and determined the driver was under the influence of alcohol. The driver was taken into custody by the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School Superintendent Settlement: What went wrong? (part two)

On December 16th, 2022, Living Snoqualmie reached out to former Superintendent Dr. Lance Gibbon via email to see if he would be interested in answering questions about his separation from and settlement with … [Read more...]

Detectives Seeking Information About a Pedestrian Fatality Collision

On December 28, 2022, at approximately 9:00 pm, Washington State Patrol (WSP) communications received calls from witnesses reporting a pedestrian was sitting in the roadway eastbound I-90 near milepost … [Read more...]

Wind Advisory in Effect for the Snoqualmie Valley: January 4th Through January 5th

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a wind advisory that may impact parts of King County, including North Bend and Snoqualmie, from 4 p.m. on Wednesday, January 4, through 4 a.m. on Thursday, January … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School Superintendent Settlement: What went wrong?

On December 8th, 2022, in a letter to the community from the Snoqualmie Valley School District (SVSD), valley families learned that Superintendent Dr. Lance Gibbon had reached a separation agreement with the … [Read more...]

The Snoqualmie Valley Winter Storm (week) that Ended 2022 with a Brr, Woosh, Bang, Slip and Crack

When North Bend weather’s Mark Davis sent Living Snoqualmie a weather article entitled, Snoqualmie Valley Weather: Will we have a White Christmas, I’m not sure any of us were prepared for how the end of 2022 … [Read more...]

Annual Scout Christmas Tree Pickup happens on January 7th

Happy holidays! Your local Scout Troops are preparing for their annual community service + fundraiser, the Christmas Tree Pickup! This is a ONE-DAY ONLY event, so if you would like help recycling your Christmas … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter |Cardiac Arrest; Structure Fire; Tree Onto House

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to in the last couple of weeks. December 17, 2022 Firefighters responded to the Snoqualmie Casino for the report of an individual who … [Read more...]

The Year in Review: Top Ten Living Snoqualmie Stories of 2022

As 2022 comes to an end, we thought we’d look back at the most-read stories of this past year. The list was compiled using Living Snoqualmie website traffic statistics/analytics. The list includes a … [Read more...]

Funding Available for Tourism Projects in Snoqualmie

The City of Snoqualmie Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC) has opened the application process for organizations to request tourism project funding for 2023. Local organizations that accommodate … [Read more...]

Top Ten Snoqualmie Valley Photos of 2022 (According to Instagram)

The end of the year is all about top-ten lists. In addition to our upcoming post on the top stories of 2022, as many readers know, the active Living Snoqualmie Instagram page shares … [Read more...]