Cherry de Pon Says Farewell: A Letter to the Community

To the Snoqualmie Valley Community, In 2012, I drove my friend to the Snoqualmie Ridge and introduced her to this lovely neighborhood I had stumbled across from a day trip to Snoqualmie Falls. Less than 6 … [Read more...]

Letter | Dr. Kim Schrier: Promise Keeper

[Letter by Roger Ledbetter – Snoqualmie, WA. Views expressed are those of the author, not the Living Snoqualmie website. You may submit letters of support for your candidate … [Read more...]

North Bend Temporarily Reopens Small Business and Community Rapid Relief Grant Program

The City of North Bend will temporarily reopen its Small Business and Community Rapid Relief Program created to help small businesses and community organizations impacted by the Covid-19 Pandemic. Over the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School District Board Meeting Recap: Hurry Up and Wait

[Guest Article by Linda Hamm Grez, North Bend WA] Last Thursday's 10/22/20 School Board meeting reflected our schools' current state of limbo: The District's phased return to in-person learning via hybrid … [Read more...]

Black and Muslim in the Snoqualmie Valley: Striving to belong in a historically white small town (part two)

School-age kids can be cruel. Some seem to have a knack for finding that thing that makes you different, exposing it and using it to shame or bully you. My cross to bear was my giant-sized height at a very … [Read more...]

The Week Ahead – Looking mostly dry…until Halloween of course :(

[Article by Ryan Porter of Snoqualmie Weather] We've had a chilly start Sunday with our first frost, but today should still make for a great last dry weekend run to the pumpkin patch ahead of an … [Read more...]

Letter | Gael Tarleton will be an Excellent Secretary of State

[Letter by Roger Ledbetter - Snoqualmie, WA. Views expressed are those of the author, not the Living Snoqualmie website. You may submit letters of support for your candidate to … [Read more...]

Santa Rides the Yuletide Express at the Northwest Railway Museum

You better watch out, you better not pout, ‘cause Santa is riding the rails this year on the Yuletide Express! Join Santa and his elves on the Yuletide Express on weekends beginning Saturday, November 28 … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Airlift Assist; Garage Fire; Fall at the Falls

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to this past week. October 15th At 3:43 am Snoqualmie Firefighters dispatched to Snoqualmie Valley Hospital to set up a landing zone … [Read more...]

Accessibilty of Trails and Outdoor Recreation in the Snoqualmie Valley (part one)

[Guest post by Matt Pawelski] Welcome to the first installment of our series concerning accessibility to trails and outdoor recreation in Snoqualmie Valley! You may have heard about the official opening … [Read more...]

Valley Covid cases on the upswing concern that climb in overall cases means ‘fall surge’ is starting. Experts say we must act now to reverse trends

Data from the Washington State Department of Health show that case numbers in western Washington counties are climbing at an alarming rate, near or beyond previous peaks in some areas. Between October 6th … [Read more...]

Overturned Semi at SR-18 Westbound Creates short back-up on I-90 Monday Afternoon

The Washington State Patrol said a semi-truck overturned at exit 25 as it turned on to WB SR 18 from WB I-90 around 130PM Monday, October 19, 2020. This is a one semi rollover with no injuries. … [Read more...]

(Story Updated) The Week Ahead – October Snow on the Way?

[Article by Ryan Porter of Snoqualmie Weather] UPDATE |October 21st According to Ryan, it is still early but models still say snow event Friday. Incredibly low snow level for mid-Oct (~1,500-2,000sf) … [Read more...]

North Bend Film Festival Closes: Locals Review Festival’s Audience Winner

Following the end of the North Bend Film Festival on October 11th, Adam Rehmeier's Dinner in America was announced as the winner of the festival's Audience Award. "I'm thrilled Dinner in … [Read more...]

Mother Nature Tries, and Fails, to Wrestle New 12th Man Flag Away from its Hillside Home

After a dramatic Seahawks win 27-26 win over the Minnesota Vikings, Dr. Mike Treuting and his new 12th man flag had an even MORE eventful early morning after the game. As you may remember, Dr. Mike had … [Read more...]

SVSD Reopening Plans On Hold Due to Increasing COVID-19 Cases

The latest from Snoqualmie Valley School District Superintendent Robert Manahan Dear Snoqualmie Valley families, During this pandemic school year, our school district continues to monitor and assess a … [Read more...]

Letter | Support Ingrid Anderson

[Letter by Ed Anderson- Snoqualmie, WA. Views expressed are those of the author, not the Living Snoqualmie website. You may submit letters of support for your candidate to info@livingsnoqualmie.com] In … [Read more...]

Pick Up or Plant a Tree on Arbor Day & Green Snoqualmie Day

Honor our urban forests on a combined Arbor Day & Green Snoqualmie Day event held October 17, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Community Park, located at 35016 SE Ridge Street. Socially distanced activities include … [Read more...]

Vehicle Pursuit Ends in Another Traffic Snarl on Wednesday

At approximately 2 pm Wednesday, October 14th Kittitas County Sheriff's Office began a pursuit of a white vehicle on westbound I-90 at milepost 63. photo credit WSP Washington State Patrol Troopers became … [Read more...]

Accident on I90: Driver under arrest for vehicular assault

Just after 4pm on eastbound I-90, a serious accident occurred when a truck struck two vehicles waiting to get SR-18. Photo courtesy of WSP Twitter The initial collision launched the vehicle on its side … [Read more...]