Updated: I90 Closed Five Miles East of Ellensburg Due to 30-Car Pile-Up

Update 330 PM: Eastbound I-90 is open at Kittitas. Travelers should be cautious of dense fog in the area. ______________________________________________________________ According to the Washington State … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Allocates Funding to Health and Human Services Organizations

As part of the City’s biennial budget, the City Council approved $588,945 in Human Services funding, benefiting Snoqualmie Valley children, seniors, individuals, and families in need. The City will allocate … [Read more...]

Updated: I-90 Eastbound Closed at Exit 34 in North Bend

Update 530 PM: According to the Washington State Patrol, I-90 Eastbound is now open At approximately 315 PM, I-90 Eastbound closed due to a 15-car injury collision and blocking vehicles. The roadway is … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Casino Guest Hits $1M Jackpot on Light & Wonder’s 5 Treasures Explosion™ Slot Machine

Thanksgiving Weekend will be one to remember for a Snoqualmie Casino Crescent Club Member who hit a potentially life-changing progressive jackpot totaling $1,039,633.73 while playing 5 TREASURES EXPLOSION™ slot … [Read more...]

Snow And Traction Restrictions Have Arrived

The Washington State Patrol Commercial Vehicle Division wants drivers to protect themselves and their passengers while traveling over our States Mountain passes this year. It takes only one unprepared or … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Leg Pain; Car Accident; Water Leak from Snow

Here are a few calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to in the last couple of weeks. November 26, 2022 EMTs responded to a park to assist an individual experiencing leg pain after falling … [Read more...]

New Changes to Legislative District Boundaries

[Guest Opinion Post by Senator Brad Hawkins]                    The Washington State Redistricting Commission … [Read more...]

Enjoy a Snoqualmie Valley Treat this Weekend: A List of Can’t-Miss Holiday Festivities

The festivities continue this weekend around the Valley with more fun ways to celebrate the season. Check out our events calendar for all things jingly, and please send an email … [Read more...]

Light up North Bend Holiday Lighting Contest Returns for the Third Year

The City of North Bend invites residents and businesses to make the city shine bright this holiday season as the 3rd Annual Light up North Bend holiday lighting contest … [Read more...]

Waste Management to Service Missed Snoqualmie Customers on Friday, December 2nd

Due to the recent winter storm and hazardous road conditions, some Snoqualmie Waste Management customers did not have garbage, recycling, and/or yard waste collected this week.  Waste Management … [Read more...]

Updated: Eastbound I90 has Re-Opened

Update 10 am: I-90 eastbound is open. However, I-90 westbound is likely closing at Ellensburg due to spinouts near Easton. More info to … [Read more...]

Garbage/Recycling Collections Canceled for November 30th in North Bend, Drop-off Site Available at Torguson Park

Republic Services has informed the City of North Bend that it will not be able to service residential and commercial customers on Wednesday, November 30, 2022. It was determined too hazardous after a local … [Read more...]

Discover the Charm of The Cinnamon Bear

Enjoy the classic holiday radio show The Cinnamon Bear from the comfort of your car.   You may be rushing around this holiday season, but drive within two blocks of the North Bend … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Weather: Are we in for the season’s first snow?

It’s that time of the year when we start talking about snow. We have our first winter advisory of the season. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect from Tuesday afternoon until Wednesday afternoon. 4 to … [Read more...]

Top Reasons to Shop Locally in the Snoqualmie Valley

According to the U.S. Small Business Association (SBA), small businesses of 500 employees or fewer make up 99.9% of all U.S. businesses and 99.7% of firms with paid employees. Of the new … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Controversy: Should you rant publicly about services at local businesses?

Our article about ‘Poopgate’ was so popular that we decided to make Snoqualmie Valley Controversy a regular feature. This series will examine arguments that come up over and over on local social media pages and … [Read more...]

The City of North Bend is Seeking Nominations for the 2023 Citizen of the Year

The City of North Bend seeks nominations for the 2023 Citizen of the Year Award.    Nominations must be for a North Bend resident or business that has gone above and beyond to make North … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Magic of the Season at Snoqualmie Winter Lights

Mark your calendars for Snoqualmie Winter Lights, an annual holiday tradition in Historic Downtown Snoqualmie. The event will be on Saturday, December 3, from 5-7 p.m. Santa will arrive at 6:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission Votes to Permanently Eliminate Recreational Spring Bear Hunting

Earlier this year, Living Snoqualmie published an Op-Ed piece urging the public to comment on a new proposed rule for spring bear hunting which would make the season permanent. On March 19th, the … [Read more...]

Updated: Eastbound Snoqualmie Pass Closed

Update 1045 pm: I-90 is fully open. Traction tires advised eastbound, chains required westbound. I-90 Snoqualmie pass is closed eastbound at exit 34, eighteen miles west of the summit, due to multiple … [Read more...]