Snoqualmie Valley Happenings

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Business Comings | Renovation Turns Historic Building into New Gift Store

If it can work in North Bend with Birches Habitat and Selah Gifts, then it's probably time Snoqualmie gives it a try. Since August Snoqualmie resident Peggy Lefly, along with … [Read More...]

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Raising Puppy Valley-Style: Eating Crow and Socializing Via Facebook Playdates

This is the latest column from North Bend resident and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant, who is taking you along the journey of raising Bee, her new … [Continue Reading...]


Night on a Dark Trail, New Spot to Increase the Spook, October 9th & 10th

BOO! Ready for some Halloween fun? After last year's Night on a Dark Trail at Snoqualmie Community Park was cut short by a wind and rain storm, the always fun and often spooky Snoqualmie Valley Halloween … [Continue Reading...]

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Keeping Kids Safe | Seattle Police Department Internet Safety Expert Visits Valley

Thanks to a grant from the Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation, all SVSD middle and high school students, as well as their parents, can learn important cyber safety tips next week, on October 5th and 6th. Let's face it, … [Read More...]

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SVSD Elementary School Boundary Change Options Announced

Since passing a school bond last February that included funds to build SVSD's 6th elementary school, district officials have stated a boundary revision would be needed to populate the new school. In addition, the district … [Read More...]

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Serious Injury, Multiple Semi Truck Accident Near North Bend Closes Truck Town Off Ramp for Hours

Three semi trucks collided on the westbound I-90 exit 34 off ramp near North Bend early Wednesday morning, September 30, 2015, closing the off ramp for nearly five hours. According to a Washington State Patrol (WSP) … [Read More...]

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Traffic Heads Up | Be Prepared for Two Weekends of SR 18 Closures near Snoqualmie

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) says drivers who use SR 18 near Snoqualmie/Tiger Mountain and Auburn should plan  ahead for full directional closures and major detours this weekend, Oct. 3rd-4th, and … [Read More...]

Site of new hotel to be constructed in North Bend at the corner of Bendigo & South Fork Ave near the Outlet Mall

‘Really Nice’ Hotel is Coming to North Bend, But Which One?

In August 2014 site work began at the corner of Bendigo Blvd and South Fork Ave in North Bend for a future hotel under the permitting name 'New Sky Hotels.'  The big mystery since then has been what hotel? Well, it seems … [Read More...]

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Metro Changes Snoqualmie Valley Bus Route 628

Metro riders in the Snoqualmie Valley will now be able to enjoy a later trip to the Issaquah Highlands Park and Ride on weekday mornings. Route 628 provides a weekday connection between the North Bend Outlet Mall, Mt. Si … [Read More...]

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Man Falls to Death While Hiking Near North Bend, Dog Survives

The King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) said a 58-year old Mill Creek man fell to his death Sunday, September 27, 2015 while hiking with his dog in the Twin Falls Natural Area/Olallie State Park region near North … [Read More...]

Fisher Creek Park play equipment was chosen by local girl scouts.

New ‘Seahawks Park’ | Girl Scouts Help Create Action-Packed Local Park

Fisher Creek Park in Snoqualmie recently received what many parents say was a much-needed facelift. And ever since new park equipment was installed earlier this month, the feedback has been nothing but positive. And part … [Read More...]


Police Blotter | Lots of Theft Reports; Elk Blood, NOT Human; Watch your Change; Music Down or Citation Via Mail

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the past two … [Read More...]

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Weekend Happenings | Art & Wine Walk, Wildcat Football Game, Movie in the Park, Blues Walk and MORE

It seems a busy weekend is on tap in the Snoqualmie Valley.  Here's some of the events happening the weekend of September 25th - September 27th. Finally Friday Art & Wine Walk This is the last wine walk of the season in … [Read More...]

Renovated Georgia's Bakery.

Georgia’s Bakery Honored by King County for Historic Building Restoration

On Thursday, September 24, 2015, Georgia's Bakery owner, Steve Teodosiadis, will be honored by the King County Landmarks Commission with the John D. Spellman Historic Preservation Award for his restoration of the George's … [Read More...]

King Street road work, 9/23/15

Possible Traffic Delays Through Downtown Snoqualmie all Week

Just when you thought you'd seen the last of traffic flaggers in downtown Snoqualmie, they're back. The City of Snoqualmie announced yesterday that for the next week, September 23rd - September 30th, road construction in … [Read More...]

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Guest Column | Top Four Issues Facing North Bend

This guest article is written by City of North Bend Councilmember, David Cook, who says there is a lot of information being shared on social media and the internet concerning local issues these days.  Mr. Cook recognizes some … [Read More...]


Blues Walk Hits the Streets of North Bend this Weekend, Legendary Drummer Louis Hayes Plays Boxley’s Thursday

It back... and it's always FUN... as Boxley's continues its tradition of bringing music to the Valley. Organizers invite the community to join them on the streets of downtown North Bend this Saturday, September 26th, where … [Read More...]

SVSD school bus at North Bend accident scene, 9/21/2015

Accident Involving Car, School Bus Closes Mt. Si Road Monday Morning; One Driver Suffers Serious Injuries

UPDATE |  SEPTEMBER 22, 2015 According to family and friends via social media, the driver of the vehicle remains hospitalized in an Intensive Care Trauma Unit with serious injuries, including multiple broken bones. Friends … [Read More...]

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