Snoqualmie Valley Happenings

SAR crew member being hoisted onto Mailbox Peak, 3/29/15, to rescue an injured hiker.

SAR Crews Perform Multiple Rescue Missions in Snoqualmie Valley over Weekend

It was a busy weekend for search and rescue crews in the Snoqualmie Valley, with three different popular hiking trails lending themselves to lost or injured hikers in just a … [Read More...]

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Thai Eatery is moving into the retail space once home to Bayan Mongolian BBQ.

Business Comings | New Restaurant for Snoqualmie Valley

It was last summer that Bayan Mongolian at the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway and Douglas Ave regrettably announced they were closing. Now eight months later, new tenants are putting the finishing touches on a new … [Continue Reading...]

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VIDEO | Snoqualmie Valley Makes Letterman’s Late Show Small Town News

Well, well.... it looks like the Snoqualmie Police Department's weekly Police Blotter contained a small town tidbit that grabbed the attention of the writing team at Late Night with David Letterman. January 21, … [Continue Reading...]

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I-90/SR18 Weigh Station Vandalized, Washington State Patrol Seeks Witnesses

Did you notice the boarded up windows at the truck weigh station at the I-90/SR 18 interchange? If so, they aren't closing up shop at the busy interchange. Rather, the station was damaged by vandal(s) over the weekend and … [Read More...]

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Stuff the Truck: Clothes for the Cause, Provides Chance to Spring Clean and Help Local Organizations

Clothes for the Cause, a fundraising company that collects clothes in exchange for cash is holding a special Stuff the Truck event to raise money for multiple local groups, including St Clare’s Episcopal Church and  Cedar … [Read More...]

Location of car/motorcyle accident, 11/12/14, Douglas Ave and Snoqualmie Parkway

Get Ready! Lane Closures on Snoqualmie Parkway for Two-Month Improvement Project

The City of Snoqualmie says residents should be prepared for temporary, one-lane closures at two busy intersections starting March 30, 2015 and lasting through May 2015. Road work at the intersections of Snoqualmie Parkway … [Read More...]

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Can You ID Theft Suspect? Stole Expensive Computer from QFC

Snoqualmie Police are asking if the public can help identify a theft suspect. The Snoqualmie Police Department stated via Twitter that the suspect stole a laptop computer worth $1000 from the North Bend QFC, 460 E. North … [Read More...]


Attempted Break-in of Occupied Home, Male Suspect Reportedly Carrying Crowbar

The Snoqualmie Police Department responded to an attempted break-in Monday morning, March 23, 2015 in the Forster Woods neighborhood of North Bend, located just off the I-90 exit 31 interchange. Snoqualmie Police Captain, … [Read More...]

Charity Fund Raiser

Weekend Fun: Night in Monte Carlo Dinner Dance, Auction to Support Mount Si High School ASB

Looking for something fun to do this weekend that will help support local students?  Then start digging through your closet and get dressed up for an adult evening out at MSHS ASB's Night in Monte Carlo Dinner Dance Auction … [Read More...]

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POLICE BLOTTER | Car in Tree, Scanner Gun not Pistol, Over the Limit for Dog Park

Here are some of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to last week in North Bend and Snoqualmie. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ANIMAL PROBLEM | … [Read More...]

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And the Winners Are…. GIVE GOOD Awards Names 2015 Inspirational Snoqualmie Valley People

On Friday night, March 6, 2015, many Snoqualmie Valley residents attended the 3nd annual GIVE GOOD Awards for night of inspiration, recognition and celebration of some local, everyday heroes. Or as the GIVE GOOD Foundation … [Read More...]

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Jeanne Hansen Park Opens Soon | No Answer When Snoqualmie Valley Trail Stairs Destroyed by Fire will be Rebuilt

It's Finally Happening - Jeanne Hansen Park to Open Soon It's been over 6 months since the City of Snoqualmie held a Grand Opening Celebration for Jeanne Hansen Park, a 16-acre park and athletic complex in the Eagle Pointe … [Read More...]

SVSD Superintendent Aune with School Board: Tavish MacLean, Marci Busby, Carolyn Simpson, Dan Popp and Geoff Doy

Time to Build Schools | District Breaks Ground for New Elementary School, Ready in 17 Months

As the Snoqualmie Valley School District broke ground on its 6th elementary school, March 16, 2015, a feeling of gratitude was in the air - representing a district grateful to the community for supporting a recent bond and … [Read More...]

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Downtown Snoqualmie Construction Continues, Improvement Project to Last Longer than Initial Estimates

The City of Snoqualmie says its Downtown Infrastructure Improvement Project is in full swing and making good progress, according to a recent press release. But when will all the construction be done? That seems to be the … [Read More...]

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Does your Pooch Come when Called? How to Have a Reliable Recall with your Dog

In her latest column, North Bend resident and dog trainer for Miss Lola's Academy, Melissa Grant, offers up a springtime refresher course on getting your pooch to come when … [Read More...]

KCSO Swat Team in Wilderness Rim, 3/17/15

North Bend Hostage Situation Ends After Nine Hour Standoff, One Injury

It was a long St. Patrick's Day for many Wilderness Rim residents as police surrounded a home, blocked off streets accessing about half of the large development and worked to defuse a volatile hostage situation. Around … [Read More...]

Damaged educational signage at Snoqualmie Community Park bog area

Sometimes It’s the Little Things, Giving Back Comes in Many Forms for Retired Snoqualmie Resident

Ten years ago when Ed Kelley moved to Snoqualmie from Enumclaw, he built many of the birdhouses located along the wooded, interpretive trail loop that accesses the Natural Bog area just north and adjacent Snoqualmie Community … [Read More...]

Snoqualmie Train Depot and Mt. Si.  Fall 2012.  Taken by Susan Kvinge

Snoqualmie Named #3 Safest City in Washington, Second Year Making the Top 10

Snoqualmie was recently named the 3rd safest place to live in Washington according to ValuePenguin, an independent consumer research and analysis firm. Out of 113 Washington cities, Snoqualmie had the second lowest crime … [Read More...]

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