Investigators Say North Bend Intruder Intoxicated And High On Cocaine At Time of Fatal Shooting

The man who broke into a North Bend home and was subsequently shot to death was identified as Joshua Henderson by family members.  He was reportedly intoxicated and high on cocaine at the time of the incident, … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Real Estate Market Showing Signs Of Emerging From The Slump

This guest blog is courtesy of Laura Flodin.  She is a friend, past neighbor and Snoqualmie real estate agent with The Cascade Team.  There is finally some good news to report about the local real estate … [Read more...]

Intruder Shot And Killed After Breaking Into North Bend Home Friday Night

According to King County Sheriff's Office, an intruder who broke into a home in North Bend by smashing a sliding glass door with a propane tank, was shot and killed Friday night, March 30th. It was the … [Read more...]

Fall City Girl Scout Troop Bringing Out Pink Flamingos To Fundraise – Beware, You Could Be Flocked!

One local girl scout troop is pulling out all the creative stops to earn money for a summer trip to Alaska. Watch out Snoqualmie Valley, that new fundraiser is "flocking" a front yard with plastic pink … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Garbage Collection On Normal Schedule, Friday March 30th – Thursday's Missed Collection To Be Picked Up Saturday, March 31st

Allied Waste is back on normal collection schedule for Friday, March 31st.  If your Snoqualmie Valley collection was missed yesterday, March 29th, Allied Waste will be running a special Saturday (March 31st) … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School District Introduces E-Meeting Tonight, March 29th, To Discuss Budget Cuts

At 7PM tonight, March 29th, The Snoqualmie Valley School District will host a special meeting to discuss its upcoming budget. Because of state budget cuts and not imposing a state-mandated 1.9% teacher pay cut … [Read more...]

This Weekend Only! Valley Center Stage Presents "The Billy Dupree Show"

This weekend only, Valley Center Stage presents a satirical take on the old time radio shows of the 1940's with its play, The Billy Dupree Show Sponsored by Leisure Time Soap. Join the cast and crew of a small … [Read more...]

Guest Blog: Can A Divided School Board Create a United Snoqualmie Valley? Or Is It Time To Unite For A New Course?

This is the second guest blog by Lori Riffe.  You can read her other thoughts on her own blog, Tainted Fishsticks.  There has been much public outcry over the March 8th school board decision to annex Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Mt Si Food Bank Hopes Empty Bowls Fundraiser Has A Lasting Impact On Snoqualmie Valley

The 1st Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser for Mt. Si Food Bank was a big success - a sellout!  In all, 220 tickets were sold and $7,400 was raised in the event's inaugural year.  Soups were donated by North Bend … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Sets Fundraising Record – Other Weekend Valley Fundraisers Also Successful!

Snoqualmie Valley School Foundation Fundraising Luncheon Chairperson, Susan Kingsbury-Comeau sent out an email of jubilation yesterday.  She was thrilled to officially report that this year's SVSF Small Hands … [Read more...]

Si View Parks Launches KinderCare Survey To Determine If Kindergarten Enrichment Program Needed Next Year

The Snoqualmie Valley School District is home to approximately 3,000 elementary school aged children.  The City of Snoqualmie was the fastest growing city in Washington from 2000-2010.  Each year more families … [Read more...]

March 22nd School Board Meeting Recap – Snoqualmie Residents Voice Public Outcry At SMS Annexation Decision

Thursday's SVSD School Board Meeting was crowded with concerned parents, many from Snoqualmie voicing their public outcry at the 2013 closure of Snoqualmie Middle School. Some went before the board during … [Read more...]

1st Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser To Benefit Mt Si Food Bank – Sunday, March 25th – Only 50 Bowls Left!

Many Snoqualmie Valley resident may not be aware of Mt Si Food Bank's Empty Bowls Fundraiser happening this Sunday, March 25th, at the Si View Community Center in North Bend.  Empty Bowls is an international … [Read more...]

Sunday Morning Inspiration: Snoqualmie Valley Radio Show Host Gives Back To The Community By "Walking The Talk"

Snoqualmie Valley native, Kim Arellano, is someone who walks the talk.  After graduating in 1988, she left the valley to work in corporate America only to return in 1998, marry her husband and have two children … [Read more...]

Wildcat Workers For Hire – Players Working For Their Mount Si Football Fees

Parents with kids involved in sports know that they are not cheap.  Parents with more than one child participating can feel the pinch even more.  Football can be especially expensive.  With recent education … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Author, Tess Hardwick, Riversong and Realizing The Dream

Admit it, you all have one -  the dream.  That thing/career/job you would do if you weren't doing what you were doing; even if you love what you're doing.  I have a friend.  Snoqualmie is her home.  Her passion … [Read more...]

Local Tree Farm Seeks Volunteers To Help Save Future Snoqualmie Valley Christmas Trees – Saturday, March 17th

Calling all volunteers!  Future Snoqualmie Valley Christmas Tree crops need your help! On February 21st during heavy rain, a flash flood brought hundreds of yards of sand and gravel down Tate Creek and through … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Zumba Instructors Band Together For March 24th ALS Fundraiser

The Zumba exercise craze is alive and well in the Snoqualmie Valley.  Turning their love of Zumba into a giving back opportunity, five local instructors joined forces and formed a charitable Zumba organization … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation's March 22nd Fundraiser Aims To Be Most Successful To Date

On Thursday, March 22, 2012, at the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge more than 250 community and business leaders will convene for Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation’s Small Hands to Big Plans Luncheon.  It is the … [Read more...]

SVSD School Board Votes To Proceed With 2013 Snoqualmie Middle School Annexation AND To Run New Replacement Middle School Bond

It was a night of debate and votes at last night's SVSD School Board Meeting.  The regular meeting was preceded by a special Public Comment Session on the proposed Snoqualmie Middle School annexation to MSHS as … [Read more...]