Mother Nature’s 1-2 Punch: snow, now high wind warning for Snoqualmie Valley; schools on 2-hour delay, January 15th

For a few days now, Snoqualmie Weather's Ryan Porter has been watching the potential for a pretty strong Snoqualmie Valley gap wind event - and it looks like the computer weather models now have consensus that … [Read more...]

Middle Fork Road severely damaged by recent landslide; closure expected for extended period

On Monday, December 30, 2019, King County road crews were out at the site of a landslide on Middle Fork Road east of North Bend that occurred during heavy rains on December 20th. After the initial assessment, … [Read more...]

New year-round trail opens in Snoqualmie Valley Middle Fork area: Oxbow Loop

According to the Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust (MTSGT), they'd been planning the recently-opened Oxbow Loop Trail for nearly two decades. Over the past two years, the trail and trailhead in the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Christmas Eve 1983: Mother of All Gap Windstorms Hit the Cascade Foothills

[Article by contributing writer Ryan Porter - who owns Snoqualmie Weather. Follow Ryan on Twitter for his latest Snoqualmie Valley weather forecasts.] The year was 1983.  Michael Jackon's “Billie Jean” … [Read more...]

Historic December storm causes road closures across Snoqualmie Valley; makes Snoqualmie Falls roar

Friday's historic storm (which actually started Thursday afternoon) that included an atmospheric river of moisture dropped nearly 7 inches of rain in the Snoqualmie Valley in just two days. 3.25" fell Friday at … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Police searching for man considered armed and dangerous, with several domestic violence arrests warrants

The Snoqualmie Police Department is currently searching for a 51-year old man with multiple outstanding arrest warrants. William James Fronk is wanted on several domestic violence warrants. He is 5'8" tall, … [Read more...]

December Storm shift: ‘atmospheric river’ now aimed at King County, mountain snow changes to heavy rain, Snoqualmie Valley flood risk increases

UPDATE | DECEMBER 20, 2019, 6:30AM Like Ryan Porter of Snoqualmie Weather warned yesterday, if the 'atmospheric river' of moisture with this December storm shifted a bit north, it could change the flooding … [Read more...]

3.4 magnitude earthquake centered near Fall City shakes Snoqualmie Valley; another 3.0 hits early Thursday morning

UPDATE | December 19, 2019, 7:45AM Four more small earthquakes hit the Snoqualmie Valley since last night's 3.4 magnitude event. The first was only 1.6 magnitude. The second was 3.0 magnitude and happened at … [Read more...]

North Bend Film Festival announces 2020 dates; launches Film Submissions, Early-Bird Pass Sales this week

The North Bend Film Festival announced this week that they’ll be returning for a third annual celebration of boundary-pushing film, VR and immersive experiences in 2020. The first four-day festival was … [Read more...]

Back for a 12th run: ‘A Christmas Carol’ returns to Valley Center Stage in downtown North Bend

On Friday, November 29th, Valley Center Stage - located in the heart of downtown North Bend - is excited to announce the return of A Christmas Carol, a timeless story of personal redemption and social … [Read more...]

Multiple lost dogs in Washington wilderness is important reminder to use a leash on local trails

As someone who lives in the place where many in the Seattle area choose to recreate, I have to say, you all make me sad. First off, this is NOT about any lost dog in particular. I do understand that there are … [Read more...]

Stand-up comedy competition tour comes North Bend this weekend

Have you seen the sign on the marquee of the North Bend Theatre and wondered how little old North Bend would be the site of comedy competition? We did, too, so we asked for some more info from the management … [Read more...]

Mt. Si Senior Center celebrates service members with special Veterans Day lunch social

To honor the men and women who served in the armed forces, Mt. Si Senior Center hosted a special, free lunch for all veterans on Monday, November 11, 2019. Dozens of service people from all branches of the … [Read more...]

Celebrating North Bend’s King of Kindness – Walking Burt Mann – on World Kindness Day

In honor of #WorldKindnessDay we thought we'd share the story of North Bend Communications Manager, Jill Green, and her walk with Burt Mann. Burt Mann is beloved by many North Bend residents and nearly each … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe, Casino hold special program to honor service members this Veteran’s Day, unveil major gift from Wounded Warrior Family Support Organization

The Snoqualmie Tribe, in partnership with the Snoqualmie Casino, American Legion Post 79, and the Issaquah/Mt. Si VFW Post #3436, are extending a community invitation to honor all service members past and … [Read more...]