Baker, a Canine Lost and Found Christmas Miracle? (Part One)

The week before Christmas 2022 was one of the toughest weeks of Becka and Ken Hoefs-Poore's lives. Friday afternoon, December 16th, Becka was doing a training run with their dog Baker from Tollgate … [Read more...]

Salary Commission Holds Public Hearing to Review Salaries for Elected Officials

The Snoqualmie Salary Commission will hold a hybrid public hearing on March 1, from 2-3 pm, at City Hall and via Zoom meeting as part of its review of salaries and benefits for elected … [Read more...]

Open Snoqualmie City Council Position to be Filled by Appointment

The City of Snoqualmie is accepting applications from Snoqualmie residents to fill a vacancy for Position 5 on the Snoqualmie City Council. This position was previously held by Councilmember Matt Laase, … [Read more...]

Biggest Fundraiser of the Year for Trail Youth; Your Help is Needed Now More than Ever!

2017 & 2018 were significant years for Trail Youth. They received their first grant from King County’s Best Starts for Kids in November 2017 to open their new coffeehouse and were featured on Mike Rowe’s … [Read more...]

Updated: Prepare for SR 18 Lane Closures and Traffic Shifts for Tree Clearing Near Snoqualmie

UPDATE: The tree clearing work scheduled overnight has been changed to daytime hours, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, Feb. 13 and tomorrow, Feb. 14. Drivers using State Route 18 should plan more time for their … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Natural Gas Leak; Vehicle vs. Pedestrian; Abandoned Vehicle

February 3, 2023 Crews responded to a downtown North Bend business for the report of a natural gas odor. The building was evacuated. Puget Sound Energy arrived to address the issue.  February 3, … [Read more...]

Police Blotter |Theft/Intoxicated Subject; Mail Theft; Outlet Mall Theft

January 31, 2023 Police Officers responded to a suspect allegedly stealing mini-wine bottles from Bartell Drugs in Snoqualmie and drinking them on-site. The subject was booked into the Issaquah … [Read more...]

Save-the-Date: Wildlife Awareness Forum in Snoqualmie

Join this in-person forum to learn about local wildlife from experts in wildlife biology, waste management, law enforcement, and urban forestry. Children are welcome to attend, and light snacks will … [Read more...]

Pedestrian Killed Monday Night on Interstate 90 Near Milepost 27

According to the Washington State Patrol (WSP), at approximately 830 pm on Monday, February 6th, a pedestrian was killed on I90 near milepost 27. A 2017 Toyota with a 27-year-old female driver was traveling … [Read more...]

King County and City of Seattle Announce Updates to Employee Vaccine Mandate

In alignment with updated Public Health – Seattle and King County guidance, Executive Dow Constantine and Mayor Bruce Harrell announced yesterday that King County and the City of Seattle will no longer require … [Read more...]

Riverview Park Playground Replacement Project Begins in Mid-February

The City of Snoqualmie will start the construction phase of the Riverview Park Playground Replacement Project in mid-February 2023. The current playground will close the week of Feb. 13, with the removal … [Read more...]

Horse Killed by Hit and Run Driver in North Bend-Snoqualmie Police Seek Public Assistance

[This article contains details that some might find difficult to read. Be aware of that before reading on.] Longtime local Wendy Clark has been in the valley her entire life. She grew up in Snoqualmie before … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Health Board Approves Resolution to Ask Voters to Lift Levy Rate

Snoqualmie Valley Health Board of Commissioners voted last week in favor of a resolution to ask homeowners within the district to support a levy lid lift on an April 25 ballot. The district seeks to … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Panic Attack; Chimney Fire; Two Vehicle Collision

January 27, 2023 EMTs responded to a Snoqualmie residence to assist an individual suffering a possible panic attack.  January 28, 2023 Firefighters responded to a Fall City residential fire in … [Read more...]

Construction Ramps Up at the I-90/SR 18 Interchange

Major construction for the Interstate 90/State Route 18 interchange improvement project begins in late spring. In the meantime, people traveling near the I-90 and SR 18 interchange should plan for … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Unwanted Subject; Armed Robbery; Commercial Burglary

January 22, 2023 A Snoqualmie resident reported their vehicle had been stolen overnight. The car was not located and is still outstanding. January 23, 2023 An officer responded to the North Bend Outlet … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie City Councilmember Matt Laase Resigns 

On January 31, 2023, Councilmember Matt Laase notified Mayor Ross and City Councilmembers of his resignation from the Snoqualmie City Council effective immediately. “I look forward to spending more … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Transportation to Launch New Website with Rider Alerts, Easier Access

Contributed by Snoqualmie Valley Transportation Getting around Snoqualmie Valley without a car is easy with Snoqualmie Valley Transportation, a project of Mt. Si Senior Center – give them a call at … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Asleep Behind the Wheel; Rollover Accident; Garage Fire

January 19, 2023 EMTs responded to the report of an individual asleep behind the wheel of a vehicle in a church parking lot in downtown Snoqualmie. The person woke up and declined medical … [Read more...]

Valley Center Stage Presents “I and You” by Lauren Gunderson

Valley Center Stage presents Lauren Gunderson’s ode to youth, life, love and the strange beauty of human connection. Winner of the 2014 Steinberg/ATCA New Play Award and Finalist for the Susan Smith … [Read more...]