Snoqualmie Pass to Re-open with the Goal to get Freight Moving at 5 p.m. Sunday

After being closed for almost four days due to extreme avalanche danger and record-breaking snowfall and conditions, I-90 Snoqualmie Pass will reopen at 5 p.m. Sunday at 45 mph at the summit with traction tires … [Read more...]

Updated: Unconfirmed Fatality Collision Near Fall City

Update January 10th, 3:25 PM: King County Sheriffs Office Marine Rescue has located a vehicle in the water. Recovery efforts have … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pass Closure: Saturday WSDOT update

According to the Washington Department of Transportation, good progress continues to be made on Snoqualmie, Stevens, White & Blewett passes. Even though there is still a lot of work to go, they … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie, Stevens, White & Blewett Passes Unlikely to Open Until Sunday

According to the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), I-90 closed Wednesday at 11:30 PM due to avalanche danger and hazardous conditions. Because of the conditions and amount of … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pass Closed Until January 8th

Due to dangerous weather conditions from falling trees and avalanche danger, I-90 Snoqualmie Pass will remain closed until Saturday, Jan. 8. I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass remains closed between North Bend … [Read more...]

City of North Bend Snowstorm Update: January 3rd, 2022

Last night, the City of North Bend received an estimated 8-11 inches of new snow on top of the already existing snow. Photo Credit: Mary Miller The overnight storm included blizzard-like conditions that … [Read more...]

Update: Snoqualmie Pass Scheduled to Re-open at 8 PM

Update 4:20 PM: I-90 remains closed between North Bend at milepost 34 to Ellensburg at milepost 106 and is scheduled to reopen to traffic at 8 p.m. Due to power outages across the pass, there is reduced … [Read more...]

Updated 7:00 PM: I90 has Re-Opened

I-90 is open.   The vehicle under the tanker truck containing sulphuric acid was within a half-inch of hitting the drain valve. The vehicle was removed by letting air out of the front tires with … [Read more...]

Christmas & Boxing Day Snow in the Snoqualmie Valley

As predicted by our weather guru Mark Davis, the snow started coming down on Christmas Day. Fortunately for those of us traveling or having family over, the brunt of the snow held off until … [Read more...]

Will the Snoqualmie Valley Get a White Christmas?

[Guest post by Mark Davis] I’m sure by now everyone has heard about the cold temperatures and the possibility of snow heading our way.   I’m going to talk about the temperatures first, cause … [Read more...]

City of North Bend Winter Weather Preparation: Snowplow and Street Treatment Info

With Winter officially here, the City would like to remind residents of snowplow routes, as well as the steps they can take to assist Public Works crews when winter weather strikes and City snowplows hit the … [Read more...]

Updated: Snoqualmie Pass Closed Eastbound

FINAL UPDATE: The blocking collisions have been cleared and EB I-90 is back open T MP 47, five miles west of the … [Read more...]

Sno-Valley Transportation Options to get a Boost from a New Campaign

Transportation Services in the Snoqualmie Valley aren’t limited to a traditional bus, and riders may not even recognize smaller shuttles, vans and even personal cars as an option to get from place to … [Read more...]

Updated: Snoqualmie Pass Closed in Both Directions

FINAL UPDATE 10:13 PM: I-90 is open in both directions between North Bend and Cle Elum after blocking collisions closed the pass earlier tonight. More snow is expected thru Sunday morning. They're out … [Read more...]

Traffic Advisory from the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital

HOSPITAL EVENT TO IMPACT PARKWAY TRAFFIC THURSDAY, DEC. 16th Please expect heavier than usual traffic on Snoqualmie Parkway Thursday, Dec. 16, during a community vaccination event at Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Another Windy Weekend Possible for the Snoqualmie Valley

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] If you have any inflatable Christmas decorations outside, you may want to secure them better or remove them today. We have a Wind Advisory in effect from 7 pm … [Read more...]

Downtown North Bend Road Closures Planned for Holly Days Event, December 4th

The City of North Bend will be closing a few blocks of the downtown historic area on Saturday, December 4th, to accommodate the 2021 Holly Days community event. Road Closure A portion of North … [Read more...]

North Bend Beer Runners Turkey Trot Returns to Raise Money for the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank

The North Bend Beer Runners’ Turkey Trot continues for its second year! Last year, Matt Miller and Stockard Simon, founders of the North Bend Beer Runners, were looking for ways to keep their running group … [Read more...]

No Damaging Flood but a Wet Couple of Days Coming for the Snoqualmie Valley

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] The biggest weather topic lately has been flooding. We saw some minor flooding around the area, mainly our normal roads were closed due to water covering them. … [Read more...]

The City of North Bend Updates their Snowplow Route Map

In preparation for the 2021-22 winter season, the City of North Bend has updated its Snowplow Route Map, including new neighborhoods and streets. The map identifies Priority 1, 2, and 3 snowplow … [Read more...]