Snoqualmie City Council Affirms the Decision of Historic Design Review Board Regarding the Rails/Hovinga Project Downtown

On Monday, March 28th, 2022, the Snoqualmie City Council voted to dismiss and/or deny appeals brought by several city residents regarding a Downtown Snoqualmie development project. The appeals were … [Read more...]

Hang on to Your Plants; Mother Nature isn’t Ready for Spring

The calendar says Spring, but mother nature doesn’t want us to get too far ahead. We have a lot of rain, some wind for the lowlands and possibly up to two feet of snow for the cascade … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter |Vehicle vs. Tree; Fuel Spill; SR 18 Accident

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to this past week. March 25, 2022 Firefighters responded to the vicinity of Railroad Ave and Snoqualmie Parkway for a two-vehicle … [Read more...]

Help the King County Sheriff Find a Missing Valley Woman

The King County Sheriff’s Office seeks our help in finding twenty-six-year-old Hana Amin. Hana's family has not seen her since Wednesday and they’re concerned for her wellbeing. She is known to ride … [Read more...]

Washington State Depart of Health Recommends Second Covid Booster Shot

People aged 50 and older and specific immunocompromised individuals can now get a second booster dose of an mRNA (Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna) COVID-19 vaccine at least four months after receiving their initial … [Read more...]

Car Collision in Duvall Injures Two and Claims One Life Monday Evening

UPDATE: The dog, thought to be missing, was found safe at the towing company. At approximately 7:08 PM, Monday, March 28th, two people were injured, and one person died on SR203 in … [Read more...]

Post Pandemic: Snoqualmie City Hall Reopens to the Public in April

Snoqualmie City Hall, which was temporarily closed to the public in response to the Covid-19 Omicron variant surge, will reopen the week of April 4, 2022.  Public-facing counters at City Hall … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Community Invited to Public Hearing for Proposed Mill Site Plan Application

The Snoqualmie Valley community is invited to a public hearing about the proposed Snoqualmie Mill Site Planned Commercial/Industrial (PCI) Plan Application on Wednesday, March 30, 2022, at 4 pm via … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Locked Out; Covid-19 Symptoms; False Medical Alarm;

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to this past week. March 18th, 2022 EMTs responded to a residence to assist an individual with possible alcohol … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pass Wildlife Crossing Structures: A Bridge to Safety for Washington Animals Big and Small

Five and a half years ago, I wrote about a new Wildlife Crossing Structure being built east of Snoqualmie Pass near Lake Keechelus. Animal crossings, also known as ecoducts or wildlife bridges, are … [Read more...]

Multi-year Collaborative Effort Secures Funding to Fix SR 18

On Wednesday, March 23, 2022, elected officials, city leaders and public safety representatives from the Snoqualmie Valley and Issaquah gathered at Snoqualmie City Hall for a roundtable discussion to reflect on … [Read more...]

Trail Youth Holds their First In-Person Fundraiser in Over Three Years

Two years ago, Trail Youth had to cancel their first, nearly sold-out, in-person banquet due to the pandemic. Their last in-person fundraiser was more than three years ago, in 2019. “The last few … [Read more...]

Help Seattle Mountain Rescue Fund a New Mountain Center in North Bend

On May 1st of last year, a group of college-age students took a hike to Rattlesnake Ledge, a popular local hike with views of the Seattle Watershed and Snoqualmie Valley. One of the hikers had moved … [Read more...]

Wine and Dine the SnoValley Rails

The Northwest Railway Museum, Snoqualmie Casino, and Sigillo Cellars have teamed up to create a one-of-a-kind spring evening experience. Guests will board the train at the historic Snoqualmie Depot … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Elevator Malfunction; Natural Gas Leak; Driver with Medical Issues

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to this past week. March 10, 2022 At approximately 6:30 pm, EMTs responded to an individual in respiratory distress. The patient was … [Read more...]

State Representative Lisa Callan Collaborates with Cities to Secure Funding for Behavioral Health Coordinator

The cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie have collaborated with first responders and State Representative Lisa Callan to obtain funding for a pilot behavioral health emergency response and coordination … [Read more...]

New Look, New Name, Renovating Snoqualmie’s Irish Pub Through a Pandemic

Two years ago, Adrian Webb and Amanda Stoffel were preparing for their first St. Paddy’s running Finaghty’s Irish Pub & Restaurant. The couple moved to Snoqualmie Ridge in November 2017, and when they found … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Infrastructure Project Increases Safety at Downtown Intersections

A City of Snoqualmie capital improvement project is making downtown intersections safer for both drivers and pedestrians. The City’s ongoing Tree Streets Project is bringing notable improvements to … [Read more...]

North Bend Seeking Applicants for Vacancies on City Planning Commission

If you want a chance to have a say on North Bend's physical development, here's your opportunity. The City of North Bend is seeking applicants for multiple vacancies on the Planning Commission, … [Read more...]

Wildcats Ty Mitton and Jay Boivin Finish Season at State Champs

[Guest Post by Cathy Kuhnau Wildcat Boys Swim & Dive Parent Liaison] Mt Si Juniors Ty Mitton and Jay Boivin closed out their Wildcat Boys Swim and Dive season with impressive showings at State … [Read more...]