Snoqualmie Valley Happenings

Serious injury accident near I-90/SR 18 interchange, car crashes into waiting semi

It's becoming an all-too familiar accident scenario on I-90 near Snoqualmie. Around 1:15PM on February 28, 2017, North Bend resident Melissa Grant witnessed a sedan collide with … [Read More...]

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Heavy surprise snow closes Snoqualmie Parkway Mondy evening, brings traffic to halt

UPDATE | FEBRUARY 27TH, 8:30PM Snoqualmie Parkway is open now in both directions between I-90 and SR 202. Snow plows continue to work and police officers are directing traffic. WB SR 18 is closed to clear spinouts … [Continue Reading...]

Police Blotter | ‘Hand-to-hand combat’ at Smokey Joe’s; parking lot happy hour; sweeper side swipe; middle of dark road no place to be

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past couple of weeks. We have also reached out to the King County Sheriff's Office to inquire if they … [Continue Reading...]

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Snoqualmie Police Department adds two new officers to serve North Bend

The Snoqualmie Police Department announced last week it has two new officers on duty. The hiring fills the department's two current openings and will reduce the amount of shifts/overtime officers had been working. Police … [Read More...]

100+ home development proposed for west edges of North Bend, near Tollgate Park entrance

A Normandy Park, WA developer, CTB Venture LLC, is proposing a development agreement with the City of North Bend to turn 24-acres of vacant property located at the end of NW 8th Street - off SE North Bend Way near SE 106th PL … [Read More...]

Video captures rare cougar appearance, likely same wounded cat that put down same day

[Article by: North Bend resident and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant] UPDATE | FEBRUARY 22, 2017, 7AM According to Washington State Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Officer,Chris Moszeter, the … [Read More...]

Mount Si Jazz Band heading to New York for prestigious competition, 4th straight year

For the fourth straight year, the MSHS Jazz I Band, under the direction of Matt Wenmen, will be heading to the Big Apple to compete Essentially Ellington at New York's famed Lincoln Center. According to a district … [Read More...]

Snoqualmie Mayor seeking 4th term, says experience vital as city council could turnover by five members

During the February 13th City Council meeting, Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson announced that he plans to seek a 4th term in the November 2017 general election. He listed a number of issues that influenced the decision that … [Read More...]

‘Color me Mine,’ new pottery painting studio opens in Snoqualmie this weekend

Back in November we told you about a new business coming to Snoqualmie... Color me Mine, a pottery painting studio. In recent weeks, lots has been happening inside the studio's new home on Center Blvd in the Snoqualmie Ridge … [Read More...]

All westbound I-90 lanes reopened near Issaquah after early morning landslide

UPDATE |  February 16, 2017, 3PM Good News! Snoqualmie Valley commuters should have an easier time getting to work (or school, appointments, flights, etc.) tomorrow morning. WSDOT tweeted just before 3PM that all … [Read More...]

Carjacking leads to Serious Accident in North Bend, two arrested

Multiple residents reported a serious accident in North Bend on February 15, 2017 - one that closed North Bend Way near SE 140th for approximately an hour. Wednesday evening, the City of Snoqualmie reported via press … [Read More...]

Snoqualmie YMCA ready to expand, add pool: out of space to meet all community needs

Tick tock. Different year. Same conversation. At least when it comes to expansion plans for the busy and often packed Snoqualmie Valley YMCA. But this time a bond may materialize. At the February 9th Snoqualmie City Council … [Read More...]

Mount Si Cheer places 8th at National Championships

UPDATE | February 12th, 7:30PM Mount Si Cheer [red squad] placed 8th in the final round of the UCA  High School Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, FL Congratulations!   ORIGINAL STORY They may … [Read More...]

In uncommon daylight attack, family goat killed in Snoqualmie

It was just a normal Tuesday evening - except for nearly a foot of snow on the ground - when Tina Laguna pulled up to her home in the Tokul Road area of Snoqualmie. It was around 5:30PM and still light out.  In a fuzzy … [Read More...]

Dinner & Music: ‘Small but mighty’ Snoqualmie Valley Girls Choir perform at local restaurants, February 11th

Have you heard of the Snoqualmie Valley Girls Choir? Founded in 2004, SVGC has been filling the Valley with song for over a decade. Founders say the choir focuses on a high quality musicianship and developing … [Read More...]

Developer proposes 800-unit retirement community in Snoqualmie, large land annexation needed

At the February 9, 2017 Snoqualmie City Council Retreat, a local real estate development group, Snoqualmie Heights Master Plan, LLC, announced their plans to bring an planned 'active-adult' retirement community to the … [Read More...]

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