Snoqualmie Valley Happenings

Saving Petunia: good samaritan, caring vet come to rescue of lost, very sick dog

[Article by Paige McCall] Last Monday evening, June 11th, a little ways off of Millpond Road, Fall City native Shirlie Lee was driving to her grandparents’ house to celebrate … [Read More...]

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Aerial fireworks banned in Snoqualmie; Red White & Boom Professional Fireworks show offered at Community Park

This will be the third 4th of July in Snoqualmie with an aerial fireworks ban in place. The ban was enacted after a suspected bottle rocket caused a severe house fire on Fairway Ave in 2014. The city said via news … [Continue Reading...]

Snoqualmie Valley Riding Club relaunching to original glory; community invited to Fundraiser Fun Show

The Snoqualmie Valley Riding Club (SVRCC) isn’t exactly new. In fact, it’s been around for just over 70 years now. However, in the past few years they’ve struggled with community participation and membership. But … [Continue Reading...]

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North Bend growing pains: the struggle between the way it was and what it is becoming

As urban King County continues to deal with record population growth, outlying small towns are also feeling the strain. The difference is, small town growing pains are often more stark - with the way it was vs. what it is … [Read More...]

North Bend, Snoqualmie, Sister Cities seek new Commission members and volunteers

For residents interested in volunteering in the Snoqualmie Valley, the cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie, as well as the Snoqualmie Sister Cities Association recently announced some opportunities. North Bend Parks … [Read More...]

Tinkham Road Variety Show hits Sallal Grange: music, aliens, bigfoot, ghost stories included

The Sallal Grange announced a special, local community celebration on Saturday, June 23rd at 7PM. In the tradition of Old Time Variety Shows common at the Sallal Grange throughout the years since the 1930s, local group … [Read More...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation donates record amount to fund district initiatives

The Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation annual spring luncheon recorded its best results yet, allowing members to present a check for $121,000 to district officials  - up from $86,000 the previous year. The money donated … [Read More...]

Fire Blotter | tank and torch fire; unconscious through a fence; camp fires don’t need gasoline; shoeless wanderer in the road

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to during the past two weeks: May 28th At around 8:50AM, Snoqualmie Firefighters responded to an oven fire. The home owner was cleaning the oven with … [Read More...]

Summer Fun: 2018 Movies & Music in the Park lineup announced

The City of Snoqualmie recently announced the 2018 Movies and Music in the Park lineup. The summertime series returns on alternating Thursday and Friday evenings beginning on June 28th with the popular regional rock band The … [Read More...]

New bus service connects historic downtown with Snoqualmie Ridge

Connecting the neighborhoods and businesses of the city, Snoqualmie Valley Transportation (SVT) is now providing hourly bus service between historic downtown Snoqualmie and Snoqualmie Ridge. The new Ridge Loop starts at the … [Read More...]

Fire Chief: minor accident in crosswalk important reminder for drivers to pay extra attention at intersections

Snoqualmie Fire Chief Mark Correira said a car vs. bicycle accident that luckily did not seriously injure a young rider should serve as a reminder to citizens to pay extra attention at intersections, especially during times … [Read More...]

Family Fun: Fall City Day Festival happens Saturday, June 9th

In case you're looking for some family fun this weekend, the annual Fall City Day festival happens Saturday, June 9, 2018 in downtown Fall City (SR 202). There will be a parade, car show, fun run, live music, eating … [Read More...]

Help a neighbor in need: Join the local Grocery Rescue Team

[Article by Tom Foot, Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank Operations Manager] Founded on the belief that the health of our community is dependent on the well-being of those who live in it, the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank was … [Read More...]

North Bend Councilmember resigns; city seeks applicants to fill open position

The City of North Bend announced that at the June 5th City Council Meeting, Mayor Pro Tem Gothelf regretfully accepted the resignation of Councilmember Jeanne Pettersen effective July 1, 2018.  She will be moving out of the … [Read More...]

Congratulations Class of 2018: time travel through the world and events that shaped the journey

It's a nostalgic time for hundreds of parents across the Snoqualmie Valley, as well as millions across the country: high school graduation. It's that time of year when parents reflect on how time has seemingly flown by, … [Read More...]

Phoenix Plaza project expected to begin construction soon on North Bend explosion site

It's been more than four years since a natural gas explosion leveled the old strip mall between QFC and Les Scwab Tires on North Bend Way, and it looks likes the project slated to replace the vacant lot in downtown North Bend … [Read More...]

YMCA ‘stepping up’ to meet urgent need for more foster homes: focusing on recruitment, using local branches as hubs for support

[Article by Nate Smith, Executive Director, Snoqualmie Valley YMCA & Mark Putnam, Executive Director, Accelerator YMCA] Secretary Ross Hunter of the Department of Children, Youth, and Families recently penned a letter … [Read More...]

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