Aurora Chasing with North Bend Local Photographer Travis Wetherbee (Part One)

Living Snoqualmie's number one clicked photo on Instagram in 2021 was a photo of the Aurora Borealis by local photographer, Travis Wetherbee. When we saw he was going to write up his experience that night, … [Read more...]

Hook Them with Your Big Idea: Never Disappoint Your Readers

Iron Horse Writers, a local writers’ group sponsored by North Bend Art and Industry, has announced their first presentation of 2022 by proudly presenting “The Fundamentals of Story Structure” by local … [Read more...]

Stolen Car Chase starts in Issaquah and Ends up on Flooded Road in Fall City

January 12, 2022, in Issaquah, Newcastle and Issaquah police were following a stolen vehicle equipped with LoJack, a stolen vehicle recovery system that utilizes GPS to locate users' vehicles from an … [Read more...]

Updated: State Route 202 Between Fish Hatchery Rd and the Fall City Roundabout to be Closed for Several Hours

Update 2:52 PM: According to the King County Sheriff's Office, one victim of Sunday's crash has been located and efforts to recover the second victim have been closed for the day. … [Read more...]

Updated: SR 18 Closed Between Issaquah Hobart Rd and I-90 Due to a Serious Injury Collision

Update 1:26 PM: SR-18 is now open in both directions ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ ORIGINAL STORY Just … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pass to Re-open with the Goal to get Freight Moving at 5 p.m. Sunday

After being closed for almost four days due to extreme avalanche danger and record-breaking snowfall and conditions, I-90 Snoqualmie Pass will reopen at 5 p.m. Sunday at 45 mph at the summit with traction tires … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pass Closure: Saturday WSDOT update

According to the Washington Department of Transportation, good progress continues to be made on Snoqualmie, Stevens, White & Blewett passes. Even though there is still a lot of work to go, they … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie, Stevens, White & Blewett Passes Unlikely to Open Until Sunday

According to the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), I-90 closed Wednesday at 11:30 PM due to avalanche danger and hazardous conditions. Because of the conditions and amount of … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pass Closed Until January 8th

Due to dangerous weather conditions from falling trees and avalanche danger, I-90 Snoqualmie Pass will remain closed until Saturday, Jan. 8. I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass remains closed between North Bend … [Read more...]

5 Lessons I Learned as a Dog Walker

I started walking and training dogs in 2004, and in October, I retired from dog walking. In my (unscientific) estimation, I have taken 18,000 walks, not including walking my dog two to three times a day and … [Read more...]

Updated Date: Career & Technical Education (CTE) Open House Event at Mount Si High School January 8th

The Career and Technical Education (CTE) department at Mount Si High School is planning a “Showcase Saturday” open house event on March 8, 2022, from 12-2 p.m. All are welcome!   Tour Mount Si’s … [Read more...]

Update: Snoqualmie Pass Scheduled to Re-open at 8 PM

Update 4:20 PM: I-90 remains closed between North Bend at milepost 34 to Ellensburg at milepost 106 and is scheduled to reopen to traffic at 8 p.m. Due to power outages across the pass, there is reduced … [Read more...]

Annual Scout Christmas Tree Pickup happens January 8th

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 please read on if you would like help … [Read more...]

UPDATED: A Blustery Start to 2022 in the Snoqualmie Valley

Update: The National Weather Service canceled the Wind Advisory at about 3 … [Read more...]

Updated 7:00 PM: I90 has Re-Opened

I-90 is open.   The vehicle under the tanker truck containing sulphuric acid was within a half-inch of hitting the drain valve. The vehicle was removed by letting air out of the front tires with … [Read more...]

If You’re Sick of Snow, Do NOT Read this Forecast aka the Last Forecast of 2021

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] Nothing like ending the year with another round of snow heading our way.  There is a Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 1 AM to 7 PM … [Read more...]

Updated: Accidents Snarl Traffic on a Snowy Tuesday Morning

Update 11:40 AM: All accidents are cleared. Update 10:15 AM: Westbound I-90 is closed 9 miles east of the summit at Price Creek due to collisions. Estimated reopening at noon. Eastbound is open with … [Read more...]

Christmas & Boxing Day Snow in the Snoqualmie Valley

As predicted by our weather guru Mark Davis, the snow started coming down on Christmas Day. Fortunately for those of us traveling or having family over, the brunt of the snow held off until … [Read more...]

Will the Snoqualmie Valley Get a White Christmas?

[Guest post by Mark Davis] I’m sure by now everyone has heard about the cold temperatures and the possibility of snow heading our way.   I’m going to talk about the temperatures first, cause … [Read more...]

Updated: Snoqualmie Pass Closed Eastbound

FINAL UPDATE: The blocking collisions have been cleared and EB I-90 is back open T MP 47, five miles west of the … [Read more...]