North Bend’s Princess Ursus Americanus: A Cautionary Tale

Once upon a time, in the land of the Pacific Northwest, there was a quiet, quaint kingdom of the Evergreen Valley. This valley was nestled up against a stunning snowy mountain range to the east and was far … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Pets: Six Boredom Busters for your Dog

Guest Post by Andrea Logan Is your dog still hyper after a long walk or game of fetch? Are you stretched for time? Instead of adding more physical exercise to your dog’s routine, add a few brain games to … [Read more...]

Chief Kanim Middle School Music Boosters hosts Spring Music Showcase and Silent Auction

Back by popular demand, Chief Kanim Middle School (CKMS) Music Boosters is proud to present the 2022 Spring Music Showcase and Silent Auction: Friday, May 13, 2022 6 PM – 9 … [Read more...]

North Bend to Ellensburg Summer Construction – 2022 Construction Projects and Expected Delays

Cross-state travelers will need to add extra travel time to their summer and fall trips. The Washington State Department of Transportation and construction crews will be busy improving sections of Interstate 90 … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Snoqualmie Valley Hospital Celebrates opening Snoqualmie Ridge Urgent Care with Ribbon Cutting

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, in coordination with the SnoValley Chamber of Commerce, will celebrate the opening of Snoqualmie Ridge Urgent Care Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at 3:30 p.m. Snoqualmie Ridge … [Read more...]

Thomas the Tank Engine & Day Out with Thomas Roll Into Snoqualmie

Peep Peep – Get ready for a day of fun! Thomas the Tank Engine is rolling into Snoqualmie at the Northwest Railway Museum for a day of BIG dreams and even BIGGER smiles. Jump on board Thomas for an … [Read more...]

Updated: Traffic Alert: Vehicle Fire Blocks All Lanes on Westbound I90

Final update 11:17 AM: All lanes are open on westbound I-90 just east of Sunset Way _______________________________________________________ Update 9:59 AM: According to the WSDOT Twitter account it looks … [Read more...]

Coworking at Snoqualmie Pass: Pass Life Workspace – Work Where You Play

Find the balance between work and play at Snoqualmie Pass’s newly established coworking, meeting, and event space. Pass Life Workspace provides a viable place for digital nomads to be productive with … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Weekend Steam Train Rides

Are you looking for something special and unique for mom on Mother’s Day weekend, May 7-8? Let her “blow off some steam” and give her a fun family experience of a steam train ride through the … [Read more...]

European Cherry Blossoms Announce Spring

Guest post by Snoqualmie Valley Historian -David S. Battey As a tree freak, I get pretty excited over the stunning spring blooms flooding the Northwest right now.  Most are cherry blossoms not planted … [Read more...]

Washington State Patrol Detectives Seeking Witnesses

At approximately 12:10 pm on April 15, 2022, Washington State Patrol communications received a 9-1-1 call reporting that a gray Dodge Challenger was driving erratically on Eastbound I-90 near milepost … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley History: Fisher Avenue on Snoqualmie Ridge

Local Historian Dave Battey shares the connection of history to the street names that honor individuals and remind us of families that have been important in Snoqualmie history.   Fisher … [Read more...]

Police Incident Closes I-90 Briefly

On April 15th at 12:36 PM, a Dodge Challenger was reported as driving erratically on eastbound  I-90 passing the Preston exit (MP 22). The vehicle stopped in the lanes of Eastbound I-90 near SR … [Read more...]

King County Fire District 27 Fire Commissioner Position Vacancy

The Board of Commissioners of King County Fire District 27 in Fall City is seeking an individual to fill a Commissioner position that has been vacated. To qualify, an applicant must be a registered … [Read more...]

Hop to the Egg Hunts for Snoqualmie Valley Children and Teens

Bring a basket and celebrate spring as the annual egg hunts return to the Snoqualmie Valley. The eggs go fast, so be on time. For Snoqualmie, the Teen Flashlight and Bunny Hop events are sponsored by … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Wildlife: I Killed a Bear

[Guest post by Daryl Ratajczak, a black bear biologist and advocate. Daryl is the former Black Bear Program Coordinator and Chief of Wildlife for the state of Tennessee. He is also a regular wildlife instructor … [Read more...]

Updated: Monday Afternoon Fatality Accident Westbound I90

Final Update 5:30 PM: Westbound I-90 has completely reopened ________________________________________________________ Update 3:18 PM: One lane of Westbound I-90 east of Preston has reopened. The rest … [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...]

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...]