Join North Bend Art and Industry for their Annual Fundraiser – Race for Art Saturday, April 29th.

North Bend Art & Industry, a 501(c)3 non-profit since 2019, is laying the foundation to build an art center in the Snoqualmie Valley. Every year, the non-profit has increased the number of … [Read more...]

North Bend Honors Citizen for Volunteer Service in Preservation of Open Spaces and Agriculture

At the April 4 City Council meeting, Mayor McFarland honored citizen Ron Crouch for many years of volunteer service, working to preserve local agriculture and open spaces in the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Busy 2023 Construction Season Planned for I-90 Between North Bend and Ellensburg

Cross-state travelers who use Interstate 90 will need to add extra travel time to their trips now through fall due to several road-improvement projects. Contractor crews working for the Washington State … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Bonfire in Middle of Road; Car into Tree; Cardiac Arrest on Mount Si

April 1, 2023 Crews were called to a reported brush fire on a logging road near I-90 milepost 48. A caller reported that someone was lighting trees or branches on fire in the middle of the road. King County … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Habitual Shoplifter; Occupied Stolen Vehicle; Unwanted Suspicious Male

March 27, 2023 A male driver in North Bend was pulled over for expired tabs and equipment violations. The officer observed an open container of alcohol in the vehicle's cup holder, which triggered a field … [Read more...]

Emergency Preparedness with the North Bend ARES Team and the City of North Bend

Did you know there is a group of dedicated volunteers here in North Bend who are actively prepared to assist and serve when usual methods of communication are not working?  Whether it is a citywide … [Read more...]

Opinion | Snoqualmie Valley Hospital District 4 Levy Lid Lift on April 25 Ballot

[Guest Opinion Post by Robert Angrisano, Firefighter/EMT. Views expressed are those of the author, not the Living Snoqualmie website. You may submit letters to the editor or opinion posts … [Read more...]

Opinion | North Bend / Sallal Water Agreement Proposal

[Letter by Chris Lodahl– North Bend, WA. Views expressed are those of the author, not the Living Snoqualmie website. You may submit letters to the editor or opinion posts … [Read more...]

Jazz is Back in Downtown North Bend in April

The North Bend Jazz Walk is back in town on Saturday, April 22nd, from 6 p.m. to midnight, with Mount Si High School ensembles beginning at 5 p.m. The festival will feature 24 bands and more than 100 … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Suspicious Person on Porch; Traffic Stop; Dog Park Threats

March 21, 2023 An officer responded to the North Bend Outlet Mall after a store employee reported that a male and female stole nearly $500 worth of shoes. The suspects left the area and were not … [Read more...]

North Bend Film Festival Ends after Loss of Critical Funding

After five successful years, the North Bend Film Festival has announced that it will no longer be running. The festival, which was held annually, gained a reputation for showcasing innovative and … [Read more...]

Westbound I-90 in Issaquah Two Left Lanes to Close Thursday, March 30

Two left lanes of westbound Interstate 90 in Issaquah will close between Highlands Drive Northeast/East Sunset Way (milepost 18.4) to Front Street North (milepost 17.7) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, March … [Read more...]

New North Bend Solid Waste and Recycling Contract May Nearly Double City Rates

At the March 21st North Bend City Council meeting, council members heard a motion to authorize a new contract for solid waste & recycling services with Recology, potentially ending a long relationship … [Read more...]

Three Sno-King Jr Thunderbirds teams head to the 2023 USA Hockey National Championships

Sno-King Amateur Hockey Association is proud to announce three teams are heading to the 2023 USA Hockey National Championships on March 30th. The 16U Tier II Girls, 16U Tier II Youth and 14U Tier II … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Chest Injury; Ice Fall; Smoke at Echo Glen

March 17, 2023 Crews responded to the Cedar River Watershed in response to an individual who suffered a severe chest injury. The person was hit in the chest when a tree snapped back. The patient was … [Read more...]

Friday Night Accident in Fall City Stops Traffic for Three Hours

According to a press memo from the Washington State Patrol, at approximately 6:21 on Friday, March 24th, a 27-year-old female was traveling eastbound on 202, and a 17-year-old male was traveling westbound near … [Read more...]

Updated: Traffic Alert: Two Vehicle Head-on collision with Serious injuries Closes SR202 in Fall City

Update 9:30 pm: According to an update from the Washington State Patrol (WSP), the causing driver is in critical condition and under investigation for Vehicular Assault due to suspected impairment. Westbound … [Read more...]

Neeta Jain, MD, of Snoqualmie Valley Health to Deliver the Keynote Speech at Encompass Inspire Breakfast 

Encompass will host its seventh annual Inspire Breakfast on Tuesday, April 25, from 7:30-9:00 am at the Snoqualmie Casino Ballroom. Inspire is an event that brings together business and community leaders … [Read more...]

Bridge Deck Repairs Require Multi-Day Closures Starting in April on I-90 East of Issaquah

Round two of multi-day lane reductions on westbound Interstate 90 east of Issaquah starts Monday, April 10th, so the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) can repair several bridge decks between … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Traffic Stop and Warrant Arrest; Unwanted Suspicious Male; Catalytic Converter Theft

March 13, 2023 An officer performed a traffic stop of a vehicle tailgating and not using signals near downtown Snoqualmie. It was determined the driver had a DUI warrant out of North Bend and was arrested … [Read more...]