Updated: Car Prowl at Olallie State Park Trailhead Turns into Carjacking, Suspects Still at Large

Updated 5:15 PM: The two outstanding males left the Bendigo/SW Mt Si area in a tan/gray vehicle. If you think you see the vehicle please call 911 and do not … [Read more...]

Free Community Events Return for the Summer in North Bend

After nearly two years of canceled or modified public celebrations, communities are welcoming back a variety of cherished event traditions this summer. Free community events foster community pride and … [Read more...]

Upcoming Train Fun: Father’s Day Steam Train Rides AND Day Out with Thomas at The Northwest Railway Museum

Father’s Day Steam Train Rides Are you looking for something special and unique for dad on Father’s Day weekend, June 18-19? Let dad blow off steam and enjoy special family time with a steam train ride … [Read more...]

Festivities for the SVSD Graduating Class of 2022 Start this Saturday

This Saturday, June 4th, you are invited to a celebration for the Class of 2022. The event kicks off what the organizing parent group is calling Senior week. This group of parents is organizing … [Read more...]

The Snoqualmie Tribe announces Snoqualmie Casino Hotel expansion

At a special council meeting on Tuesday, May 31st, the Snoqualmie City Council unanimously approved the Fifth Amendment to the Agreement Between the City of Snoqualmie and the Snoqualmie Tribe for the Provision … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie City Council Holds Special Hybrid Meeting on Sewer Service for the Tribe and Mayor Ross’ Capital Improvement Plan Tuesday Night

On Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at 6 PM, the City of Snoqualmie will hold a special hybrid city council meeting to discuss approving the fifth amendment to the agreement between the City of Snoqualmie and the … [Read more...]

Trailhead Direct Returns to North Bend on Memorial Day Weekend

King County Parks and King County Metro are happy to announce that the Trailhead Direct service will be returning for 2022! All aboard for the outdoors.   Trailhead Direct is returning to … [Read more...]

Northwest Railway Museum Receives Award For
“The Great Locomotive Swap”

On May 24, 2022, the Association of King County Historical Organizations (AKCHO) recognized the Northwest Railway Museum (“Museum”) with the 2022 Long Term Project award for “The Great Locomotive … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Casino Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend with Free Gas

Snoqualmie Casino is teaming up with 99.9 KISW The Rock to give consumers a little relief at the pump Friday morning. Starting at 7 AM, the first 99 cars in line will receive 5 gallons of regular … [Read more...]

Collaborative Grant Work for Future Meadowbrook Farm Park Prairie Loop Trail

The Cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie, the Si View Metropolitan Park District, and the Meadowbrook Farm Preservation Association are collectively planning for the future Baqwab Prairie Loop Trail at … [Read more...]

State Fire Marshal’s Office Recognizes Wildfire Awareness Month

The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office joins fire agencies around the state in recognizing the importance of being prepared for wildfire season.    In 2021, more than 1,800 wildfires … [Read more...]

Updated: Monday Afternoon Injury Collision & Medical Airlift

Update Monday 4:22 PM: All lanes of Westbound I90 near MP 40 are now open. ________________________________________________________ At approximately 2:20 PM, Monday, May 23rd, on Westbound I90 near … [Read more...]

Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area Draft Management Plan Now Open for Public Comment

The Greenway Trust invites feedback on the draft document, which is the product of two years of collaborative planning. The Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area (Greenway NHA) is a … [Read more...]

Church on the Ridge Announces Sixth Annual Professional Red, White & Boom Fourth of July Fireworks Show in Snoqualmie

Church on the Ridge has announced the anticipated return of its annual professional Fourth of July fireworks show on the 33-acre grounds of Snoqualmie Community Park in Snoqualmie, WA. Red, White … [Read more...]

Loss of a Giant: Former Mayor of North Bend Fritz Ribary Passes Away

Update Memorial Service Information: Memorial will be on June 4th at 2 pm at Mt Si High School gym. The public is welcome. You may have first met Fritz Ribary as your pizza delivery man, through a Chamber of … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Unprecedented May Wind Event Possible for Wednesday

The Snoqualmie Valley has a November wind storm heading our way on May 18th. This won’t be a historic wind event, but this is an unprecedented situation for May. With this spring being the coldest … [Read more...]

Six Friends, 12 Moons and a Rainbow: Dining at the Snoqualmie Casino

I don’t know about you, but we have several friends that we haven’t seen since well before the beginning of the pandemic. So, when we planned to have dinner with one long-neglected couple, we added … [Read more...]

All Aboard! Memorial Day Weekend Steam Train Rides

Looking for a family fun adventure this Memorial Day weekend? Come take a picturesque steam train excursion through the Upper Snoqualmie Valley with the Northwest Railway Museum. Trains depart … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie United Methodist Church’s Fundraiser for Ukraine

After eight years of conflict between Russia and Ukraine and following a Russian military build-up on the Russia–Ukraine border from late 2021, the conflict expanded significantly when … [Read more...]

Honoring Our Valley History: Kinsey Street on the Ridge

In his second installment of Honoring Our Valley History, Local Historian Dave Battey shares the connection of history to the street names that honor individuals and remind us of families that have been … [Read more...]