Ben’s Breakdown: Mount Si Football Starts Postseason Play Today at Oak Harbor

Ben Evensen is a Mount Si High School senior and an aspiring sportswriter.  Look for his game analysis before each Mount Si football game throughout the 2013 season. To follow Mount Si Football visit their … [Read more...]

Reports of Military Aircraft ‘Buzzing’ Rattlesnake Lake, Residents Startled; How Low Can they Actually Go?

It happened around 2PM on Monday, November 4, 2013, in the skies over North Bend.  What appeared to by a large, military aircraft, was seen flying low over Rattlesnake Lake and the Wilderness Rim neighborhood, … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Early Election Results: Larson, Munden and Busby Leading

King County Elections counted a few more ballots on November 6th  and added them to the November 5th election results. On election night, about 25% of ballots had been returned county-wide, with the King County … [Read more...]

New North Bend Bartell Drugs Opens Friday, with Familiar Snoqualmie Pharmacist

Snoqualmie Valley residents will soon have one more shopping option; no longer making Issaquah the closest place to find a local drug store. And if you're a resident who misses the staff of the recently … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie area AT&T Service Disrupted by Saturday Storm, Could be Monday for Fix

Are you an AT&T customer in Snoqualmie and wondering why you are experiencing disruption in  your cell service?  Blame it on the wind. Late last night, November 2, 2013, a Living Snoqualmie reader … [Read more...]

Mount Si Volleyball Upsets Mercer Island, Wins KingCo 3A Tournament Championship!

In a shocking upset, Mount Si Volleyball won the KingCo 3A League Tournament Championships Saturday, November 2, 2013. In a close 5-game match, the Lady Wildcats knocked off rival and #2 state-ranked, Mercer … [Read more...]

Strong Fall Storm Moves in; North Bend Records 68mph Gust, Snow Predicted at Snoqualmie Pass Sunday

Update, 11/2/2013, 4PM: North Bend recorded a wind gust of 68mph and downtown Snoqualmie, at Mount Si HS, 48mph.  Tops of trees were breaking on Snoqualmie Ridge. There was a sidewalk tree down on SE … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Pets 101: 20 Interesting Facts about Dogs

Think you know everything there is to know about dogs?  Pet trainer for LeChic Pet and North Bend resident, Melissa Grant, debunks some myths and shares some lots of little-known facts and tid-bits about our … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Ski Swap Back, Saturday, November 2nd

It's Ski Swap time! Looking east at the mountains and hoping for snow?  Ready to ski, snowboard?  If so, the annual Snoqualmie Valley Ski Swap is ready to help supply all the gear your family needs to make … [Read more...]

GIVE GOOD Awards Open for Nominations; Aims to Honor Inspirational Snoqualmie Valley People

Angela Craig is back - back with her inspirational awards, GIVE GOOD, that she brought to the Snoqualmie Valley last year with the intention of recognizing and honoring inspiration people here in the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

School Board Candidates Answer Questions on Topics Shaping Future of Snoqualmie Valley School District

Ballots are here. It's time for decisions to be made - and ballots mailed by Tuesday, November 5, 2013. In the race for the Snoqualmie Valley School Board District 4 seat, it's incumbent Marci Busby versus … [Read more...]

One on One: School Board President Gives Inside Look at Candidates, April School Bond, Freshman Campus

Scott Hodgins is in the  home stretch of his tenure as a Snoqualmie Valley School Board member. As he nears the end of his term, he agreed to sit down with me and talk about his four years serving on the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Master Gardeners’ Fall Advice: Saving a Favorite Plant, Fall Garden Clean up Tips

Save Your Favorite Shrub Do you have a favorite hebe or hydrangea that may not make it through next winter?  Take a softwood cutting now and you will have several new shrubs to plant next spring.  I have … [Read more...]

Vandals Destroy Local Business Sign; Fundraiser Launched to Help Business Owner

According to some residents, Tuesday night, October 22, 2013, saw a lot of break-ins and vandalism in North Bend - and a small, local school was no exception. Vandals used a rock from a neighboring business to … [Read more...]

Issaquah’s Grand Ridge Plaza Celebrates Openings of Big Anchor Stores; Safeway, Home Goods, Marshalls All Now Open

It was just a vision in the winter of 2012, a sketch on paper.  Now it's real.  All 280,000 feet of it. Construction on Issaquah Highlands Grand Ridge Plaza began June 2012. By July 2013, the first of its … [Read more...]

Ben’s Breakdown: Mount Si Football Looks to Bounce Back for Homecoming, After Tough Bellevue Loss

Ben Evensen is a Mount Si High School senior and an aspiring sportswriter.  Look for his game analysis before each Mount Si football game throughout the 2013 season. To follow Mount Si Football visit their … [Read more...]

Growing Community Concern Over Increasing Homeless Population, Police Calls Up; North Bend Launches Online Survey about the Topic

It's a tough topic to tackle, or even debate: homelessness and residents' worry that an increase in a city's homeless and transient population leads to more crime. It's a topic the City of North Bend is … [Read more...]

No Grocery Store Strike! Tentative Agreement Reached

Approximately 21,000 Puget Sound area grocery store workers were prepared to walk off the job and into a strike at 7PM tonight, Monday, October 21, 2013, but the union just announced a tentative agreement was … [Read more...]

Election 2013: Meet the Snoqualmie Valley Candidates Forum Aims to Engage, Inform Local Voters

Time is of the essence. The clock is ticking. The November 5th general election ballots landed in Snoqualmie Valley mailboxes this week. It's time to vote. Many voters experience a bit of panic when they … [Read more...]

Winter Homeless Shelter Opening for Second Season in North Bend; Public Meeting Tomorrow

This first of two public meetings to discuss  the 2013-14 homeless winter shelter season happens on Monday evening, October 21, 2013 from 6 - 7:30PM at North Bend Community Church, 146 East 3rd Street in North … [Read more...]

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