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...]

‘Give a Night Save a Life’ Fundraiser to support Snoqualmie Valley youth programs happens November 6th

The Snoqualmie Valley Community Network (SVCN) is pleased to announce its November 6th Give A Night Save a Life event sponsored by Infusion Bar & Grill in Snoqualmie.  Organizers say attendees can enjoy … [Read more...]

Dog Review of a Salish Lodge & Spa Pampered Paws Room: “The Ultimate in Doggie Relaxation”

Bee is my 4-year-old Schnauzer/Poodle and typically would NOT be described as relaxed. Unlike my last dog of the same breed, Bee moves through life as if her tail is on fire and only speed and noise will put it … [Read more...]

Meadowbrook History: The Brook, Snoqualmie Valley’s First ‘Talkie’ Movie Theater

At the corner of Park Street and Meadowbrook Way (near Mount Si High School and Snoqualmie Elementary) once sat some Snoqualmie Valley film history: The Brook Theater - about 100 years ago it was part of the … [Read more...]

Giving Big: Snoqualmie Tribe donates over $1 million to Washington nonprofits, hosts gala to celebrate recipients

On Saturday, October 19th, the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe hosted its first ever Snoqualmie Tribe Charitable Donations Gala to celebrate the nonprofits it donated funds to this year. In 2019 the Tribe donated a … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Animal Misconceptions, Inaccuracies Debunked and Explained!

Everyone loves a good story. Before recorded history, storytelling began with visual communication in prehistoric cave drawings, progressing to tales told by word of mouth. Mythology had practical purposes in … [Read more...]

Getting Out with Kids: Pumpkin Picking and Fall Festivals in the Snoqualmie Valley

[Article by contributing writer and Snoqualmie resident, Amanda Rich] I don’t know about others, but I feel like Autumn arrived with a bang and a strong, chilly breeze! I wasn’t prepared for the temperatures … [Read more...]

The Bat Lady Returns to North Bend, October 12th

It's been a few years, but the Snoqualmie Valley Garden Club is bringing the 'Bat Lady' back. The entire community is invited to the free event. After a highly successful bat presentation a few years ago, … [Read more...]

Northwest Railway Museum Launches new Program: All Aboard for Rails and Ales this weekend

Try some beer, sample some history. The Northwest Railway Museum has launched a new program - and it could be the perfect thing for craft beer and history lovers. The Rail and Ale Lecture includes a … [Read more...]

New Sno-King Ice Arena progressing on schedule, slated to open in Snoqualmie June 2020

The new ice arena coming to Snoqualmie is moving along on schedule. It's hard to believe just by looking at the site, but Sno-King's newest, two-sheet ice arena is anticipated to open in June 2020. Yes, you … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Weather: What we might expect this Winter

[Article by Ryan Porter, owner/writer of Snoqualmie Weather blog.] Cold and snowy this winter? As always, it’s quite the speculation. I’ve been noticing building expectations for another cold and snowy … [Read more...]