Legislators ‘confident’ funding for I-90/SR 18 interchange work available in 2017

UPDATE |  APRIL 6, 2017 5th District legislators are one step closer to expediting improvements to the the dangerous I-90/SR 18 interchange. Both the house and senate recently put forth their … [Read more...]

PHOTOS | 60,000 design, engineer hours produce final plans for NEW Mount Si High School

One month into 2017 and construction crews working on the Mount Si High School re-build continue to make on-time progress on ground stabilization for the foundation of the new 2,300 student, 355,000 sq. ft., … [Read more...]

‘Education Funding Informational’ inspired by Snoqualmie mom’s passion to understand school funding

When Snoqualmie resident Corinne Alef became the Advocacy Chair for the Timber Ridge Elementary PTSA, she said he made it her mission to understand Washington State education funding. As she learned more, she … [Read more...]

Two small earthquakes recorded Sunday morning, centered near North Bend

Did something wake you up early this morning? The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PSSN reported a 3.2 magnitude earthquake centered about 11 miles southeast of North Bend at 5:02AM, January 22, 2017. … [Read more...]

Multi Vehicle accident on I-90 near Preston slows Thursday morning commute

Around 8AM, Thursday, January 19, 2017 a multi-vehicle accident had westbound I-90 traffic backed up three miles to the I-90/SR 18 interchange near Snoqualmie. Drivers reported that possibly five vehicles … [Read more...]

Meet your Muslim Neighbor event returns for second year to bigger venue

After a successful community event last year, the Snoqualmie Mosque is bringing their 'Meet your Muslim Neighbor' open house back to the Snoqualmie Valley. Organizers describe last year's inaugural event as … [Read more...]

‘SnoValley Gala 2017’ offers fun, Hollywood-themed evening, complete with childcare

Need a night out with that special someone... or just a night out with friends? Church on the Ridge has lined up a special evening. On Friday, February 3rd from 8PM - 9:30PM community members can enjoy an … [Read more...]

Saving Baby Aspen: Rare ‘in utero’ heart surgery not successful, Snoqualmie couple not giving up hope

UPDATE |  JANUARY 19th, 3:30PM Unfortunately, the in utero surgery to help baby Aspen's heart was not successful. Doctors could not get her into the correct position for the procedure in the allotted 45 … [Read more...]

How High can they Go? Snoqualmie Valley homes prices see big jump, slower rise expected in coming year

[**This article courtesy of Nancy Backman, longtime Snoqualmie resident and John L.Scott Real Estate agent/broker**] What an amazing time in the Puget Sound region real estate market. 2016 was one of the best … [Read more...]

Baby it’s Cold outside – Wintertime tips for pet owners

[In her new column, North Bend resident and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant, offers important winter safety tips for your four-legged family member.] Our Valley is beautiful … [Read more...]

Helping local Food Banks: Popular ‘Empty Bowls’ Fundraiser returns to Snoqualmie Valley, January 20th

Want a healthy eating out option that gives you an opportunity to connect with and help the your community?  Well, some local students have just the event for you… Empty Bowls returns to the Snoqualmie Valley … [Read more...]

Navigating diversity, unity in small towns, organizers bring ‘Live the Change we Seek’ event to Snoqualmie Valley

"We may have all come on different ships, but we're in the same boat now," said Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr so many years ago. This week organizers of a local event event aimed at thoughtfully celebrating the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools running Two Hours Late, January 10th

The Snoqualmie Valley School District announced around 4:45AM  that schools would open two hours late, Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Buses will also use snow routes - i.e. 'limited transportation to areas A, B and … [Read more...]

Was it a Cougar in North Bend? How to identify local wildlife

[Thanks to contributing writer, pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs and North Bend resident, Melissa Grant for this article. Melissa has encountered a lot of local wildlife while walking area … [Read more...]

Helping Valley’s Homeless Youth, Winter Shelter announces now serving unaccompanied minors

The Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter announced last week that it is now serving unaccompanied minors each night between 8:30PM - 10PM - an effort to help local homeless youth. The overnight winter shelter … [Read more...]

High winds roll through Snoqualmie Valley over weekend, 60mph gusts, trees down, power out to some

UPDATE |  January 8th, 4:45pm A resident reported a tree down on a power line on Tokul Road in Snoqualmie, with the tree on fire. Power was out about 150 customers in this area. Another resident reported … [Read more...]

Boy Scouts BIG Christmas Tree Pickup happens this Weekend

It's one of the biggest fundraisers local Snoqualmie Valley boy scout troop do each year - and one that's also been popular with residents over the years.... If you see trucks in the area filled to the brim … [Read more...]

Another Winter Weather Advisory issued: snow, followed by a week of Cold temps

The on and off light snow showers Saturday afternoon could be a precursor for heavier showers that might blanket the Snoqualmie Valley overnight, along with colder temperatures expected to grip the Puget Sound … [Read more...]

Top 10 Snoqualmie Valley Photos of 2016 | Big Foot, epic Rainbow, history, iconic landscapes

Each New Year's Eve we go through the hundreds of Snoqualmie Valley photos shared on the popular Living Snoqualmie Facebook page to determine our year end Top 10 list. There are so many beautiful landscape … [Read more...]

District closer to critical High School Schedule change: 7-periods, alternating blocks, trimesters all on table

In the near future the delivery system for education at Mount Si High School will undergo a big change. Gone will be the traditional six-period school day - replaced by a daily schedule that will allow students … [Read more...]