Community Invited to Josh Gallegos Memorial Service, Remembering a Courageous, Young Life

The Twin Falls Middle School community was shocked and saddened to learn of the sudden passing of 14-year old 8th grade student, Joshua Gallegos on Sunday, May 3, 2015. Josh died of natural causes pertaining … [Read more...]

NEW Restaurant Heading to North Bend, Making East Coast Sandwich Fans Happy

Ready for a new local restaurant just in time for summer?  Grab a sub and head to the lake, trails or kid sporting event! East Coast sandwich fans rejoice...  Jersey Mike's Subs is heading to the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Meticulous, Historic Si View Community Center Remodel Respects Past while Bringing Building into the Future

Si View Community Center is loved by the Snoqualmie Valley community, which is evidenced by the ease at which voters pass bonds to fund and support the Si View Metropolitan Parks District - both facilities and … [Read more...]

Taking Chances, Infusing Passions into Local Family Businesses

North Bend Family Takes Chance on their Own Shop Longtime North Bend residents Scott and Leslie Moon are a motorcycle loving family.  In fact, they met 18 years ago while in a motorcycle road racing club and … [Read more...]

SWAT, Hostage Negotiating Teams Respond to Mt. Si Road Area Sunday Night

A heavy police presence on Mt. Si Road near 480th Ave SE drew the concern of North Bend residents Sunday night, April 26, 2015.  Residents in the vicinity estimated 30 police officers were at the scene around … [Read more...]

What Happened to Sasquatch and Dragon? Taking Vacation while Sea Creature Sylvester Visits North Bend Visitors Center

Wondering what happened to the large, wooden Dragon and Sasquatch sculptures that stood outside of the North Bend Visitors Center/Mountain View Art Gallery and welcomed tourists (and locals) to … [Read more...]

Weekend FUN | Popular Healthy Kids Day on Tap at Snoqualmie Valley YMCA

A fun, FREE family focused event is on tap for the entire Snoqualmie Valley this Saturday, April 25th, from 10AM - 1PM, at the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA - it's time again for the Y's annual Healthy Kids Day. The … [Read more...]

One Vehicle Accident Near Casino Sends Woman to Harborview; Residents Concerned about ‘Mobile Home Graveyard’

One Car Accident Sends Woman to Harborview Eastside Fire & Rescue and the King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) responded to a one-vehicle accident near the Snoqualmie Casino on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 … [Read more...]

Confessions of a Bellevue Transplant: Learning to Live Harmoniously with Pets and Wildlife in the Valley

In her latest column, North Bend resident, Bellevue transplant and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy, Melissa Grant, offers some advice to manage life in the Valley with pets and our local wildlife, with a … [Read more...]

Jackknifed Semi Blocks I-90 near North Bend, Causes Big Traffic Mess to Start Holiday Weekend

The April 3rd Friday evening commute (and the start of the Easter Holiday weekend) started out on a sour note in East King County. Around 2PM, a semi truck jackknifed, blocking two of the three eastbound … [Read more...]

POLICE BLOTTER | Car vs. Bicycle, Tagging at the Train Depot, Pop-Tarts on the Trail, Loitering to Borrow WiFi

These are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded two during the last two weeks of March 2015 in the North Bend and Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Mayor’s Request to Fix I-90/SR 18 Corridor ‘Well Received,’ Project Could be Added to House Transportation Bill

Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson could have simply hit send and emailed the city's request that the I-90/SR 18 improvement project be added back to the State Legislature's Transportation Bill. But instead … [Read more...]

Bring on the EGGS! Snoqualmie Valley Easter Egg Hunts Ready for Droves of Children

If you're looking for some Easter egg hunting fun in the coming week, here are a few annual events that should have your child or pooch covered. Be warned, with so many little ones inhabiting the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Attempted Break-in of Occupied Home, Male Suspect Reportedly Carrying Crowbar

The Snoqualmie Police Department responded to an attempted break-in Monday morning, March 23, 2015 in the Forster Woods neighborhood of North Bend, located just off the I-90 exit 31 interchange. Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

POLICE BLOTTER | Car in Tree, Scanner Gun not Pistol, Over the Limit for Dog Park

Here are some of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to last week in North Bend and … [Read more...]

North Bend Hostage Situation Ends After Nine Hour Standoff, One Injury

It was a long St. Patrick's Day for many Wilderness Rim residents as police surrounded a home, blocked off streets accessing about half of the large development and worked to defuse a volatile hostage … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Cookie Thief; Officer Provides Dinner and Bus Fare; Please Use your Inner Voice; Possible Umbrella Sword

Here are some of the calls Snoqualmie Police Officers responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie from February 21st - March … [Read more...]

Fire District Buying Down North Bend Fire Station Bond, Giving Money Back to Taxpayers

After all of the North Bend Fire Station 87 construction bills were paid, Fire District 38 Commissioners received a report stating that approximately $35,000 of bond funding remained unspent. Following … [Read more...]

LETTER | Support Boxley’s, Community Treasure Vital to Music Education in the Valley

Dear Friends, As you may or may not know, Boxley’s in downtown North Bend is not only a nice local restaurant, it is an incredible jazz club that is getting local, regional and national attention - both for … [Read more...]

North Bend Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested after Two Additional Burglaries

Shortly after 1PM, Tuesday, March 10, 2015, Snoqualmie Police Officers, along with members of the Major Crimes Task Force and Special Operations Team, convened on a house in the 427th Ave SE area of North Bend … [Read more...]