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Internet Safety Forum at Mount Si HS; Police will Update Investigation into Inappropriate Photo Sharing on Social Media

Teens and smartphones. Smartphones and teens. These days, the two go hand-in-hand. Most teens are rarely without their phones and access to Texting, Twitter, Instagram, Snap Chat, … [Read More...]

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Thomas the Tank Engine Pulls into Snoqualmie Depot this July, Tickets on Sale NOW

He's headed back again....Thomas the Tank Engine™ is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas®: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families across North America are invited aboard, including the Snoqualmie Valley … [Continue Reading...]

February 20th weekend atop Rattlesnake Ledge. Photo: screenshot YouTube video "Rattlesnake Ledge, North Bend, WA" by Lucky Skies

VIDEO | Just How Many People Can Fit on Rattlesnake Ledge?

A mild winter and sunny weekends is bringing winter hikers out in droves to the North Bend area. It is especially evident at the very popular, relatively shorter, Rattlesnake Trail hike, which leads visitors up two … [Continue Reading...]

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Senate Transportation Package: No Funding for I-90/SR 18 Interchange Improvements

Washington State 5th District Representative Jay Rodne has been vocal that improvements for the busy, sometimes dangerous, I-90/SR 18 interchange is one of his top priorities during the 2015 legislative session. But as the … [Read More...]


Police Blotter | Not a Fight Officer, Just a Shoving Match Capped off with a Slap; DUI in the Roundabout; Man in a Tree with a Warrant

Here are some of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie from February 7th - February 19th, … [Read More...]

Jenn Rodgers, far right, finished 4th in the State 4A All-Around Gymnastics Final.

Gymnast Accomplishes BIG Goal, First Mount Si Gymnast in State Event Finals all Four Years

This was a year of tighter competition for the Mount Si High School Gymnastics program, as MSHS moved from KingCo 3A to KingCo 4A. But that didn't stop senior Jenn Rogers from still setting big goals for herself. As a 3A … [Read More...]

Accident scene at Snoqualmie Pkwy and Center Blvd, 2/26/15

Collision Sends Car into Light Pole at Busy Snoqualmie Intersection

According to City of Snoqualmie spokesperson, Joan Pliego, the accident at Snoqualmie Parkway and Center Blvd scene looked scary, or "worse than it was," but the both drivers were okay. Around 7:30AM, February 26, 2015, a … [Read More...]

Future site of John Day Homes 'Tanner Falls' development on SE 140th Street near East North Bend Way

Housing Development Construction Traffic Leads to Street and Pedestrian Improvements

The City of North Bend announced John Day Homes will begin constructing street and pedestrian improvements from the SE 140th Street and East North Bend Way intersection - up  to the entrance of the future Tanner Falls … [Read More...]

Digital animation of Sound Transit's future light rail line across I-90m floating bridge.  Photo: Sound Transit website screenshot

TRAFFIC | Two-Year Project Begins to Change Travel over I-90 Floating Bridge, So Long Express Lanes

Snoqualmie Valley I-90 commuters, if you regularly drive to Seattle, your commute is going to change over the next couple of years - and by 2017, that option to hop on the I-90 express ways will disappear... unless you're on … [Read More...]

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CLOSING | Seattle Sun Tan Shutting Doors, Another Tanning Salon Calls it Quits in Snoqualmie

It doesn't look like the third time was the charm, as it appears another tanning salon will bite the dust in Snoqualmie. According to an email notification from Seattle Sun Tan, they are permanently closing their … [Read More...]

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Snoqualmie Police See Results in North Bend: Reduced Criminal Activity, High Call Volume, Over 400 Arrests, 75 Transient Camps Cleaned up

2014 was a busy year for the Snoqualmie Police Department, as Chief Steve McCulley's officers began providing police services within the city limits of his home town, neighboring North Bend. In a recent North Bend Police … [Read More...]

Elk trap on 12th hole of  TPC Snoqualmie Ridge Golf Course, 2/20/15

Wildlife Trap Appears on the TPC Golf Course, What’s that Doing There?

Some residents living near the 12 hole of TPC Snoqualmie Ridge noticed something new last week... a wildlife trap.  According to Snoqualmie Police and Snoqualmie Valley Elk Management, the trap was set up to collar and study … [Read More...]

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The Plight of the Pit Bull: Maligned, Misidentified and Banned

In her latest column, North Bend resident and dog trainer for Miss Lola's Academy, Melissa Grant, examines the plight of the Pit Bull breed.... and just how the breed developed a 'bad rep' and just how often it is … [Read More...]

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Accident Sends Minivan onto Sidewalk, Fence Saves Vehicle from Heading Over Embankment

Driving by the scene of a Friday car accident, near the intersection of Snoqualmie Parkway and Jacobia Street, it's clear something serious occurred in the Aster Creek neighborhood.  The pedestrian fence that protects … [Read More...]

Part of double-paned glass door shattered by rock during break-in attempt at Snoqualmie Ridge IGA on 2/19/15

Snoqualmie Ridge IGA Break-in Suspect Met with ‘Karma Resistance’ Attempting to Enter Store

Around 2:30AM, February 19, 2015, Snoqualmie Ridge IGA Store Director, Jessica Brookman, said what appeared to be two teenage suspects, attempted to break-in to the supermarket using a large rock. Brookman said the store … [Read More...]

Snoqualmie Ridge Division II, parcel S-23 at the corner of SE 96th St and Snoqualmie Pkwy. Photo: Screenshot Google Maps.

Business Comings: Appears New School to be Constructed in Snoqualmie

According to a Planning Department Staff Report contained in the February 9, 2015, Snoqualmie City Council meeting agenda, it appears a new, private school is coming to Snoqualmie. That staff report stated the Goddard … [Read More...]

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