Pet Licenses are Required for Furry Family Members; ‘License for Love’ Campaign Waives Late Fees

Do you have a furry, four-legged family member? If so, this is a friendly reminder that King County pet licenses are required for all dogs and cats eight weeks of age or older living in the Regional Animal … [Read more...]

Public Invited to Submit Art Highlighting the Dangers of Releasing Pets and Plants into the Wild

The Washington Invasive Species Council and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) invite artists of all ages to participate in an art contest through May 14 as part of the “Don’t Let it Loose” … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie K9 Unit Assists in Regional Drug Distribution Arrests

As reported by the U.S. Attorney’s Office Western District, 21 people were arrested on April 7, 2021, on indictments charging an extensive drug dealing conspiracy by defendants who often illegally … [Read more...]

Nike Store Theft Leads to Yet Another U-Haul Chase by Snoqualmie PD

On Friday, April 16th, at approximately 530 PM, the Snoqualmie Police responded to a theft at the Nike store in the North Bend outlet mall. Photo Credit: Jeff Stapp The SPD deployed spike strips at a … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Police Take Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs

The Snoqualmie Police Department will help residents prevent drug abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs during the National … [Read more...]

Forster Woods Tree Removal and Sidewalk Repair Project Begins Next Week

As part of a two-year Citywide Sidewalk Reinvestment Program, on April 6th, the North Bend City Council awarded a contract for the 2021 Annual Sidewalk Repair Project to Accord Contractors, LLC. City … [Read more...]

North Bend Police Officer Recognized for Life Saving Actions

Seattle-King County Public Health recently recognized Snoqualmie/North Bend Police Department Officer Austin Gutwein for saving the life of a North Bend man in January 2021. Officer Gutwein was first … [Read more...]

MSHS Junior Kasey Maralack finishes 2nd in Drive, Chip & Putt at Augusta National

Kasey Maralack, a junior at Mount Si High School, finished 2nd place overall in her age division at the National Drive, Chip and Putt Championship in Augusta, Georgia, last weekend April 11-12!  This … [Read more...]

Updated: Late Morning Snoqualmie House Fire Extinguished

UPDATE: Initially the fire is being ruled as accidental, with the estimated cause being an overloaded electrical outlet. Initial estimates are a $350,000 loss to the structure and contents. Snoqualmie Fire … [Read more...]

24th Annual Rise & Shine Volunteer Celebration Event: Nominations are being accepted now!

All too often, the volunteer efforts of engaged citizens remain unseen or forgotten. The Rise & Shine Volunteer Celebration Event is an occasion to recognize so many eligible volunteers' generosity. The … [Read more...]

Finding Stubbs: A Rat Tail; the Finale

I’ll admit it, by this point I had kind of resigned myself to growing old with Stubbs. At this point, I no longer believed I could catch this little furry Mother%$#&*^. I was now just trying to … [Read more...]

Eligibility expands to everyone 16 and older in Washington state

Starting today everyone 16 and older who wants a COVID-19 vaccine can receive one in Washington. The eligibility expansion marks the four-month anniversary of vaccine rollout in our state. Since mid-December, … [Read more...]

Twenty-Seven Snoqualmie Valley Positions Open this November

The Snoqualmie Valley will have many local positions open in the 2021 general election. Applications for online candidate filing open on May 17 and close May 21. Local positions open in this year’s … [Read more...]

Burglary Suspects Arrested at Mt. Si Golf Course

On April 11, 2021, Snoqualmie Officers responded to the Mt. Si Golf Course regarding a burglary alarm.  The monitoring company could hear breaking glass and male voices inside the Pro Shop. The … [Read more...]

Serious Car vs Motorcycle Accident in Fall City Leads to Multiple Charges for One Driver

At approximately 4 pm on Tuesday, April 13th a White Chevy TrailBlazer was traveling southbound on 203 approaching 202. A motorcycle was traveling northbound 203 just north of 202. The Chevy crossed the … [Read more...]

The Washington State Department of Health’s Statement on Pausing the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

The Washington State Department of Health will pause the use of the Johnson & Johnson (J & J) vaccine statewide starting immediately, following the guidance of the FDA/CDC. Use of that vaccine will be … [Read more...]

Finding Stubbs: A Rat Tail; the Search (Part Two)

While researching rats and how to rid yourself of them, I learned they could be destructive, but until you experience a stubborn, smart one, I don’t think you really can imagine their catastrophic prowess at … [Read more...]

Mother Nature Teases us with a Wacky Weather Weekend

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] Well, It seemed that Mother Nature really had our whole Saturday well planned out for us. It started with a 2.8 magnitude earthquake at 12:38 am then finished … [Read more...]

Community Invited to Participate in ‘North Bend Beautification Days’ in Honor of Earth Day

What do you get when you combine two days and hundreds of community members? COMMUNITY IMPACT. In honor of Earth Day, the City invites community members to join us for our inaugural North Bend Beautification … [Read more...]

Final Update: Pass Open Both Directions

FINAL UPDATE 12:16: I-90 is back open in both directions and traffic should start moving shortly. … [Read more...]