Large Tree Causes Fatality Accident on Preston Fall City Road

At approximately 3:30 PM on October 24th, as a line of stormy windy weather passed through the area, a large tree fell crushing a car, causing a fatality accident with two victims. The accident was in the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Windstorm: Timeline & Power Outage Update

Strong winds moved into The Snoqualmie Valley this morning, with sustained winds at 20-25 MPH and gusts ranging from 35-45 mph, causing power outages across the area. Mark Davis of North Bend Weather … [Read more...]

Updated: I-90 Closed in Both Directions Due to a Multi-Car Collision

Final Update 4:41 AM: I-90 is open in both directions between Easton and North … [Read more...]

Early Morning Car vs. Pedestrian Accident on Eastbound I90 Results in Fatality

According to the Washington State Patrol, on October 10th at 6:38 AM, a pedestrian in dark clothing was walking in lane one of I90 eastbound just west of milepost 43. A 2017 truck traveling in lane … [Read more...]

The Valley Vagabond: Adventures in Pandemic Travel, Ireland, the finale!

[Guest Post by Jeff Lewis] If you've been reading along, you'll know last week was part III of Jeff Lewis' epic Valley Vagabond trip to Ireland. This week we have part IV the finale! Besides our … [Read more...]

Reinig Road and Mill Pond Road Overlay Project Starts Next Week

Starting Monday, October 4, contractor crews will begin work on the 2021 Overlay Project to repair damaged pavement sections along SE Mill Pond Road, SE Reinig Road, and Schusman Avenue. … [Read more...]

The Valley Vagabond: Adventures in Pandemic Travel, Ireland, Sightseeing [Part III]

[Guest Post by Jeff Lewis] When we last left Jeff and Diane they had FINALLY made it to Ireland and were off to explore the land of pubs, wild beautiful landscapes and ancient history. Read on to find out … [Read more...]

Trail Run Brings Participants to Downtown North Bend: Sunday, September 26th

This Sunday, September 26, 2021, residents may notice participants of the Mt. Si Hill Climb Trail Run in downtown North Bend.  The event runs from 5 AM to 4 PM, which includes time for set up and take … [Read more...]

Overturned Truck at SR 18/I90 on Thursday Morning

UPDATE 8:48 AM: According to the Washington State Patrol, all WB SR-18 will be closed temporarily for the tow to clear the trailer once on the scene. There are no injuries. Be careful and have patience as you … [Read more...]

The Valley Vagabond: Adventures in Pandemic Travel, Ireland, the Flight (Part Two)

[Guest Post by Jeff Lewis] When we last left Jeff and Diane Lewis, they had finally navigated all the steps to be able to board a flight and deplane in Ireland to visit their daughter. Surely their trip … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Washington State Patrol Statement on Saturday’s Fatality Collision

UPDATE Sunday 10:38 PM: Sadly the driver of the second car died at Harborview Medical … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Two-Vehicle Fatality Collision Blocks Traffic WB I90 at SR-18

UPDATE 6:50 PM: I90 is clear in both directions ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ UPDATE 4:47 PM: Westbound … [Read more...]

Park Street Overlay Project in North Bend Begins September 20th

On September 20, 2021, contractor crews from Lakeside Industries will begin work on the Park Street Overlay Project. On Monday, September 20, Lakeside will perform work that includes grinding road … [Read more...]

Crack Sealing Project Preserves Snoqualmie Parkway

While new lines on the Snoqualmie Parkway pavement go every which way, the purpose they provide in preserving this roadway is distinct. Crack sealing, or placing an adhesive sealant on roadway cracks, helps … [Read more...]

Work Scheduled for Bendigo and Park Street Intersection on September 15th

Contractor crews will be working at the intersection of Bendigo and Park Street on the evening of Wednesday, September 15th, to install traffic cameras that will take the place of traffic loops that will be … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Construction Delays

Night work on SE North Bend Way – Tuesday, Sept. 14 through the morning of Thursday, Sept. 16 Overnight lane closures will occur between 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. on SE North Bend Way, on the west side … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Short Work Week Starts with Search for Potentially Armed Suspects in North Bend

UPDATE 3:30 PM: According to the WSP, the male and female arrested this morning are believed to be associated with a rollover car accident over the weekend resulting in two loose dogs, one of which is now … [Read more...]

The Valley Vagabond: Adventures in Pandemic Travel, Ireland Edition (Part One)

[Guest Post by Jeff Lewis] There are angels and demons who walk among us. Some work in the travel industry.   It’s been 4 decades since I last had the opportunity to travel overseas, so when … [Read more...]

Reinig Road Revetment Repair Project Lane Close Extended

King County’s Reinig Road Revetment Repair Project that began in mid-June, requiring a summer closure of Reinig Road between SE 81st Street and 428th Ave SE, will need some extra time before one lane … [Read more...]

Construction to Begin on Maloney Estates Subdivision this Week

This week site work is expected to begin on Maloney Estates,  a new 23-unit single-family home subdivision just south of Maloney Grove Ave SE and SE Mt. Teneriffe Place. Initial site work on the … [Read more...]