Tollgate Farm Park Loop Trail Temporarily Closed

A portion of the Tollgate Farm Park loop trail is temporarily closed, as Si View Metropolitan Parks District commences work to build a barn, parking area and realign ingress/egress as part of the Tollgate Park … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Haze in the Air; Natural Gas Odor; Low Blood Pressure

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to last week. April 30, 2022 EMTs responded to assist an individual with COVID. The patient was transported to a nearby hospital for … [Read more...]

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...]

North Bend Special Recycling Event Happens May 14th

The City of North Bend and the Snoqualmie Tribe’s annual spring Special Recycling Event happens Saturday, May 14th, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Snoqualmie Middle School (SMS), 9200 Railroad Ave SE. … [Read more...]

North Bend Awarded Grant, Train Depot to Receive New Roof

At the May 3, 2022, North Bend City Council meeting, Council unanimously approved a resolution accepting construction bids for the North Bend Train Depot Roof Rehabilitation project, awarding the construction … [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...]

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...]

Traffic Alert: SE North Bend Way & 436th AVE SE Final Road Grinding, Paving Scheduled the Week of May 2nd

Beginning the week of May 2nd, road grinding is expected to commence along Southeast North Bend Way, from just west of the Snoqualmie Valley Trail to the newly constructed roundabout at Southeast North Bend Way … [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...]

Local Teacher Works to get ‘The Office’ Star, Steve Carell, the Recognition he Deserves

Earlier this month, I met Bobby Znak while we were getting haircuts at Mirror Mirror in North Bend. As one does when getting your do done, we started chatting about our respective jobs and lives in … [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...]

James Whitfield, Co-Founder of Be Culture, to headline Encompass Inspire Breakfast 

Encompass will return to hosting its annual Inspire Breakfast in person on Tuesday, April 26 from 7:30-9:00 am at The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge.  Inspire is an … [Read more...]

Wildcat Jazz Celebration at the North Bend Theatre

Guest Post by Linda Grez for the Mount Si Band & Orchestra Boosters The community is invited to the free Wildcat Jazz Celebration, featuring all 3 Mount Si High School Jazz bands as well as Twin Falls … [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...]

North Bend’s Pet Place Market Expands, Grand Re-Opening Celebration Happens April 23 & 24th

Pet Place Market (PPM) is expanding and celebrating its fifteenth anniversary. The owner – Christopher Creighton– couldn’t be more excited to offer new products and services to the downtown North Bend … [Read more...]

North Bend & Snoqualmie Police Take Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs

On Saturday, April 30th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Snoqualmie-North Bend Police Department and the U. S. Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 21st opportunity in nine years to prevent … [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...]