Snoqualmie Valley Happenings

Mount Si’s Coach Kinnune named Seahawks High School Coach of the Week

Monday, September 25, 2017, the Seattle Seahawks announced Mount Si Football Head Coach Charlie Kinnune was picked as their week 3 High School Coach of the Week. Coach Kinnune … [Read More...]

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Removing the Transportation Barrier | Retired King County van gifted to Snoqualmie Valley Shelter

Snoqualmie Valley Shelter Services got a big present from King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert earlier this month - something that SVSS Executive Director Jennifer Kirk will greatly help the organization: a … [Continue Reading...]

North Bend needs better garbage cans: Bear Smart, WA works to bring bear-resistant option to rural area

This is the latest article from North Bend resident and pet trainer for Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant, who also is a volunteer for Bear Smart, WA. A couple of months back I wrote an article … [Continue Reading...]

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Tour Northwest Railway Museum Train Shed FREE this weekend

Looking for something to do with the family this weekend... for free? Looks like Snoqualmie's Northwest Railway Museum has you covered. The Northwest Railway Museum will open the Train Shed’s doors, as well as a tour of … [Read More...]

Three months after horrific car accident, local teen still healing; September 23rd fundraiser to help with medical costs

It was a horrible accident scene at the intersection of North Bend Way and Meadowbrook Way on June 15, 2017 when 18-year old Ty Asper's car collided with another vehicle, t-boned while making a turn. Ty was rushed to … [Read More...]

Search suspended for Russian hiker missing near North Bend

The King County Sheriff’s Office announced on September 19, 2017 that it had suspended a search for a 57-year old hiker missing since last Thursday, September 14th. Sergey Cherepov, a Russian citizen in the Puget Sound … [Read More...]

Police Blotter | Helped myself to your hose; crossbow in the woods; no cursing in front of the kids; here, take my backpack

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past week: UNWANTED SUBJECT | SAFEWAY, North Bend On September 8th around 8:15PM, caller reported that they … [Read More...]

Will Snoqualmie Valley Hospital become Regional Health? After intense debate, Board invites Regional representatives to present, take questions

For the past few months, the Snoqualmie Valley Hospital District (King County Public Hospital District No. 4) Board of Commissioners has been moving toward affiliating the hospital with another health care organization. This … [Read More...]

Ribbon Cutting: City celebrates remodeled Torguson Park, complete with $1.7 million in upgrades

City of North Bend officials are inviting the community to Torguson Park in downtown North Bend to celebrate the unveiling of the remodeled park. A ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate recently completed upgrades will be held … [Read More...]

Crews search Middlefork area near North Bend for Russian businessman, missing four days

SAR crews will be out searching the Middle Fork trailhead area near North Bend for a missing Russian man who was last seen on Thursday, September 14, 2017 around 5PM. Crews using ATV's, horses and trackers began searching … [Read More...]

Fall Forums: Chance to find out where council, mayor, school board candidates stand on issues

Public policy decisions can impact our communities in many significant ways.  Although much public discourse today is about national politics, local elected officials make decisions that often have even greater influence on … [Read More...]

Learn to Protect Yourself: Women’s Self-Defense Course Open to North Bend, Snoqualmie Residents

The Snoqualmie Police Department is offering a Women’s Self Defense Course. The course starts on Wednesday, September 27th at Cascade Covenant Church at 13225 436th Ave. SE in North Bend. In this course, females over 16 … [Read More...]

Unclear if Snoqualmie Valley Athletic Complex ready in time for 2018 Mount Si Baseball, Softball season

Things are slowly moving forward on a planned athletic complex off SR 202 and 14th Street in North Bend (near Encompass), but whether the complex's fields will be ready in the spring of 2018 - and in time for the Mount Si … [Read More...]

Bad accident at busy Snoqualmie Parkway intersection causes no serious injuries

The accident scene at the intersection of Snoqualmie Parkway and Swenson Drive Wednesday afternoon, September 13, 2017 looked bad, but fortunately the collision caused no serious injuries. Around 4:30PM, two white vehicles … [Read More...]

Police looking for school zone violators near Timber Ridge Elementary as parents worry about safety at busy intersection

Worried about student safety, parents took to social media this week to remind residents/drivers about using caution and reducing speed around Timber Ridge Elementary School at the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway and Swenson … [Read More...]

Focus on Safety: District implements enhanced security systems at all schools, tracks visitors on campus

This week the Snoqualmie Valley School District announced it had installed enhanced security systems at all of its schools, including implementing a new Visitor Management System. Per SVSD's announcement, "As part of the … [Read More...]

Big Weekend Events in Snoqualmie: Block Party, Community Garage Sale, Recycle almost anything for FREE

It's going to be a busy weekend in Snoqualmie, with three pretty big events happening. And hey, if you're doing some fall home organizing or cleaning, a couple of these happenings can help you with that endeavor, too. But … [Read More...]

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