LETTER | I’m in! Newcomer’s School Bond Conversion, from Concerns to Support

Dear Snoqualmie Valley, First of all, I would like to publicly thank school board member, Carolyn Simpson, for taking the time to speak with me personally in order to help me understand the complexity of our … [Read more...]

City Council Set to Vote on Fireworks Ban; Ballot Drop Van Coming to Snoqualmie for School Bond Vote

No More Fireworks in Snoqualmie? The Snoqualmie City Council will vote on an amendment to the city’s Fireworks Ordinance at their council meeting on February 9, 2015 at Snoqualmie City Hall. The proposed … [Read more...]

POLICE BLOTTER | Pig on the Loose, Egg Damage, Be a Nice Neighbor, Asleep on the Wheel

  Here are some of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie last week - and yes, they really do respond to wildlife on the … [Read more...]

Now OPEN | Georgia’s Bakery Back in Business, Back to Historic Roots

Many of us are used to remodeling projects taking longer than expected, but true to the words on the sign hanging in the front window, George's Bakery reopened this week - complete with a fresh interior, new … [Read more...]

Si View Park’s Historical Significance Recognized on National Registry

Si View Park makes the historic registry! The Washington State Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and United States Department of the Interior recently announced that North Bend's Si View Park … [Read more...]

LETTERS | Eastside Firefighters Union, Snoqualmie Police Association Urge Yes Vote on SVSD School Bond

Dear Editor, Local Firefighters work hard to keep the Snoqualmie Valley community safe. This is why we feel that the safety and education resources for Snoqualmie Valley students are a high priority. We … [Read more...]

FREE Electronics Recycling Event Helps Organize your Home

Have some old electronics you'd like to rid your home of, but don't know what to do with them?  If so, the Sallal Grange in North Bend has you covered this weekend. The Sallal Grange is hosting a FREE … [Read more...]

POLICE BLOTTER | Husband Steals Wife’s Winning Lottery Ticket, Three Young Men Keep Officer Busy, Cellphone Theft at Library

Here are some of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the week of January 10 - 16, … [Read more...]

VIDEO | Snoqualmie Valley Makes Letterman’s Late Show Small Town News

Well, well.... it looks like the Snoqualmie Police Department's weekly Police Blotter contained a small town tidbit that grabbed the attention of the writing team at Late Night with David Letterman. January … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Police Department Wants to Hear from North Bend Residents, Business Owners

Hey North Bend, how do you think the Snoqualmie Police Department is doing patrolling your streets and answering your calls?  They've designed a police survey so residents can let them know. It's been nearly a … [Read more...]

VIDEO | Valley Elk Herd in Action, Halting Morning Traffic

Thursday morning around 7:45, I got the chance to enjoy the Snoqualmie Valley elk herd up close. They didn't dash out at me. In fact, I am convinced the herd is quite polite and may have learned to follow … [Read more...]

Come Help Build a LIFE-SIZE Dragon Saturday, January 17th

First Sasquatch - now a DRAGON! Is your family looking for something fun and local to do this weekend? If so, the cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie have teamed up and created a fun event for the whole … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Soup Can Fire; Keys Stolen, Hundreds Taken from Car; Hit & Run on Parked Car

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES |  MERRITT AVE SE, Snoqualmie  January 3, 2015; Reported at 3:38PM A caller reported finding a "soup can on fire" on the trail near the Deer Park and Aster Creek neighborhoods. He … [Read more...]

Police: Mail Thefts on Uptick, Take Steps to Safeguard Your Mail

The King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) said on Friday, January 9, 2015, that Northeast King County has been experiencing an increase in mail thefts, with 68 reports in a recent 14-week period. The North Bend … [Read more...]

POLICE BLOTTER | Post Office Box Break-ins, Donuts in the Cul-de-sac, Break-in to get out of the Rain

Here are some of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the week of December 27th - January … [Read more...]

George’s Bakery Gets New Life; New Owner Going Back to Old, Historic Building

The streets of downtown North Bend experienced a big change, Wednesday, January 7, 2015, as one iconic building got a huge facelift. Out with the new and in with the old - well, sort of.  The distinctive … [Read more...]

Top Snoqualmie Valley Photos of 2014

So many photos of Snoqualmie Valley iconic scenery are shared on the Living Snoqualmie Facebook page each month. A list of the most the popular photos of 2014 was compiled by going through Facebook … [Read more...]

Mt. Si Plane Crash | 50 Year Anniversary, Rescuers Battle Freezing Snow Storm to Save Lives

Fifty years ago today, December 29, 1964, a snow storm hit the Snoqualmie Valley. Before it began, a 40-year old Seattle secretary, Norma Newell, was in the skies above Mt. Si, receiving flying lesson from her … [Read more...]

POLICE BLOTTER | DUI Accident, Soda & Package Theft, Construction Crew Not Robbers

Here are a sampling of calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to during the week of December 6, 2014. Living Snoqualmie also published a more detailed story earlier this week on December front porch … [Read more...]

Must See Holiday Home! North Bend Residence Creates Musical Light Show; See the Singing Reindeer, Drop off Food Bank Donations

For those who love holiday light displays, this might be considered a 'MUST SEE' home in the Snoqualmie Valley... complete with a singing reindeer, dancing lights -  LOTS of lights! Homeowner Alicia Messa … [Read more...]