Tragic early morning accident on SR 202 takes life of 19-year old woman, critically injures young children

On June 25, 2019 a tragic early morning car accident took the life of a 19-year old Seattle woman - identified by police as Justina Lamphere - and critically injured her infant and toddler daughters on SR 202 … [Read more...]

Meadowbrook Bridge closed for inspection June 25th

The City of Snoqualmie is advising Valley residents that Meadowbrook Bridge will be closed to all traffic for a routine inspection on Tuesday, June 25th starting at 8:30AM. Traffic will not be allowed on … [Read more...]

Construction on North Bend Park Street Roundabout anticipated to start June 24th

The look of downtown North Bend is about to change a little bit as the city takes one more step toward becoming the roundabout capital of east King County with the start of the long-planned Park Street … [Read more...]

North Bend considers resolution opposing state’s preferred site for new weigh station near Truck Town, holds public hearing June 4th

At its Tuesday, June 4th City Council meeting, North Bend city officials and leaders are soliciting public input on the state's [preferred] plan to locate a new truck weigh and inspection station on eastbound … [Read more...]

Police: Driver who fled, caused serious wrong way accident on I-90 will face kidnapping charge

UPDATE | JUNE 4TH Snoqualmie Police Chief Perry Phipps said the driver who fled from police and later caused a head-on, wrong-way collision on eastbound I-90 near the SR 18 interchange on Memorial Day will … [Read more...]

After losing multiple employees in SR 18 accidents, Snoqualmie Casino, Tribe celebrate Legislative progress on road widening over dangerous Tiger Mountain

Via press release the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe said it is celebrating the conclusion of its successful advocacy effort to expedite the completion of safety improvements on State Route 18 in East King County, … [Read more...]

New State budget allocates millions for SR 18 widening planning, new Encompass campus, Snoqualmie Valley Youth Activities Center

The 2019 legislative session wrapped up last weekend, with the the newly approved budget allocating needed funding for several Snoqualmie Valley projects. The biggest news is probably the $27 million … [Read more...]

New downtown Snoqualmie infrastructure project starts soon; impacts streets around Mount Si High School

The City of Snoqualmie announced its latest downtown improvement project will begin this month. Called the Greek Streets Utility Infrastructure Improvement Project, it is slated to bring new and upgraded … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie’s first HAWK crossing light becomes active this week

The City of Snoqualmie announced this week - the week of April 8th - the new HAWK crossing signal at the intersection of Fisher Ave and Snoqualmie Parkway will become active. The infrastructure work for … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe Donates $75K for possible new, dedicated on-ramp lane at 90/18 Interchange

In January, 5th District Senator Mark Mullet said the state had agreed to a cost sharing project that could bring a dedicated on-ramp to I-90 from Snoqualmie Parkway. The estimated $1.2 million project price … [Read more...]

State Patrol Detectives Seek Witnesses to Fatal Bus Collision near I-90/SR 18 interchange

The Washington State Patrol's Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) isinvestigating a fatality collision involving a passenger vehicle and an un-occupied bus in transport to Vancouver, Canada. According … [Read more...]

Serious bus, car accident near I-90/SR 18 interchange takes one life

Early Friday morning, March 22, 2019, Eastside Firefighters reported via social media that crews responded to the serious accident on westbound I-90 - about a half-mile east of the SR 18 interchange - involving … [Read more...]

Semi goes off SR 18 near Tiger Mountain, WSDOT to close highway Tuesday night to clear truck

WSDOT said it would close SR 18 at 9PM, March 12, 2019 between Issaquah Hobart Road and the I-90 interchange near Snoqualmie in order to remove a semi truck and trailer from a ditch near the Tiger Mountain … [Read more...]

Man dies after car flips, lands in creek in Fall City Sunday night

Around 9PM, Sunday, March 3, 2019, Eastside Fire Firefighter crews responded to a fatal, one-vehicle accident in the Fall City area. Via Twitter Eastside Firefighters reported the vehicle had flipped and was … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | Two head-on accidents just hours apart; broken water pipes at freshman campus, Safeway; tipped semi spills 15 tons of ice melt at interchange

February 7th At 9:08AM Snoqualmie Firefighters assisted other Eastside units in North Bend with a 2-vehicle, head-on motor vehicle accident. Crews took care of scene safety and helped with patient boarding … [Read more...]