Snoqualmie Valley Winter Wildlife Survival

Have you ever noticed less wildlife in the area from October through April? While we can choose to stay inside bundled up by the fire when the weather turns bad, our wild valley animals must find different ways … [Read more...]

Special Yard Waste Collection Event for Community Storm Cleanup in North Bend on January 21st

In collaboration with Republic Services, the City of North Bend will have a Special Yard Waste Collection event on Saturday, January 21st, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. to collect the City of North Bend's … [Read more...]

Wind Advisory in Effect for the Snoqualmie Valley: January 4th Through January 5th

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a wind advisory that may impact parts of King County, including North Bend and Snoqualmie, from 4 p.m. on Wednesday, January 4, through 4 a.m. on Thursday, January … [Read more...]

The Snoqualmie Valley Winter Storm (week) that Ended 2022 with a Brr, Woosh, Bang, Slip and Crack

When North Bend weather’s Mark Davis sent Living Snoqualmie a weather article entitled, Snoqualmie Valley Weather: Will we have a White Christmas, I’m not sure any of us were prepared for how the end of 2022 … [Read more...]

Winter Storm Warning – Be Prepared, Snoqualmie’s Mayor Issues an Emergency Proclamation

Snoqualmie Mayor Katherine Ross issued an Emergency Proclamation for an upcoming winter storm to authorize preparedness to protect residents. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter … [Read more...]

Updated: I-90 is Fully Re-opened

Final Update 313 PM: I-90/Snoqualmie is fully open. Traction tires are advised in both directions. Update 1229 PM: Eastbound I-90 at North Bend is open. Westbound remains closed near Cle Elum. No estimated … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Weather: Is Freezing Rain Potentially Coming to the Area?

We have a weather event possibly coming that we haven’t seen since 2012. This should be taken seriously and treated like a significant windstorm where we could lose power for a few days. Freezing … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Weather: Will we have a White Christmas?

Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? Even though we’ll get some snow this week, it may not happen. This upcoming snow potential has been very difficult to forecast. The models kept changing back … [Read more...]

Updated: Snoqualmie Pass is Closed Again

Updated 1230 PM: I-90 is now open in both directions Updated 1215 pm: I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass is open eastbound and closed westbound due to multiple collisions and blocking vehicles at milepost 106 near … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Windy Weather Expected for the Foothill Communities

Tis the season for a wind event, but if it had waited just one week, it would seem right on time for Thanksgiving. Our area has a wind advisory from midnight tonight until 6 pm Thursday. This is not … [Read more...]

The City of North Bend Updates its Snowplow Route Map

In preparation for the 2022-23 winter season, the City of North Bend has updated its Snowplow Route Map, which includes new neighborhoods and streets. The map identifies Priority 1, 2, and 3 snowplow … [Read more...]

Updated: Traffic Alert: I-90 Closed in Both Directions

Update: I-90 is now open in both directions between MP 34 North Bend and MP 106 Ellensburg. __________________________________________________________ I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass is closed in both … [Read more...]

Updated: Phase 4 Flood Alert, Major Flooding Expected

Update 8:30 AM, Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, the following city roads remain closed due to flooding: Mill Pond Road, Reinig Road (near SVT Bridge/396th), Boalch Ave (near the entrance to Mt. Si Golf Course), as well … [Read more...]