Snoqualmie Valley Happenings


Only one October Day without measurable Rain in the Snoqualmie Valley, somebody make it stop

Do you feel as if you are living in a gray haze? Feeling like like it's been raining forever? Well, you're not crazy.  One look at the and you can feel … [Read More...]

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Introducing the Great Snoqualmie Valley Treasure Hunt, join the fun and nab some prizes

A new family friendly tradition is starting on Saturday, November 5th courtesy of Savor Snoqualmie Local, a Valley-wide Local First campaign working to create a healthy, connected local economy in the Snoqualmie … [Continue Reading...]


Halloween Happenings: Murder Mystery Dinner, HalloweenTown, Downtown Trick-or-Treating, NEW Night on Dark Trail date Added

Boo! As the days tick down to Halloween, there's some fun happenings on tap around the Snoqualmie Valley over the next week. And remember - after your kids collect ALL that candy, the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA will … [Continue Reading...]

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Scary moments at Mount Si Homecoming game, hard hit leaves Inglemoor player temporarily motionless

It was the final play of the first half of Mount Si's anticipated Homecoming football game  - vs. Inglemoor High School -  when a hit occurred that brought gasps to many in attendance. An Inglemoor player took a hard hit - … [Read More...]


Making the I-90/SR 18 interchange safer while drivers wait a decade for redesign of dangerous area

While it waits for $150 million in funding from 2015 Connecting Washington Transportation Bill, the Washington State Department of Transportation continues to look at ways to improve safety around the often congested I-90/SR … [Read More...]

River rescue training drill with 'victims' stranded atop a submerged vehicle on the Snoqualmie River, 10/19/16 Photo: KCSO

Preparing to help: Marine, helicopter Rescue crews practice in and over the Snoqualmie River

If you saw or heard helicopters over the Snoqualmie River Wednesday afternoon, October 19th - or saw people in the Snoqualmie River, don't fret.  What you saw was training. The King County Sheriff's Office shared via … [Read More...]

Tate Creek Bridge repair work, 10/18/16. Photo: KC Road Services

Tate Creek Bridge repair work starts, ‘expect delays’

The King County Department of Transportation began work on Monday, October 17, 2016 to repair the Tate Creek Bridge near the Ernies Grove area of Snoqualmie this week. Crews will be conducting the work between 434th Ave SE … [Read More...]


Firefighter missing since weekend, last seen in Roslyn; public asked to help

On October 18, 2016, the Renton Police Department issued a missing person report for 43-year old Firefighter Ken Ward of King County Fire District 44 -Mountain View Fire & Rescue/Black Diamond Fire Department. Ward has … [Read More...]


Letter | Senator Mullet helped North Bend couple amend State registration laws

Dear Editor, As local citizens and small business owners, we want to share why we support Mark Mullet’s reelection to the State Senate for the Fifth Legislative District. Last year, we contacted Senator Mullet to … [Read More...]


5 most deadly driving habits: Car crashes leading cause of Death for teens

It's National Teen Driver Safety Week. Where do a lot of teens live?  The Snoqualmie Valley. Sure they roll their eyes at you, but experts say to keep hammering home the stats. Keep reminding them of their statistical … [Read More...]

SVFC Thanksgiving Box. Photo: Facebook

Snoqualmie Valley Farmers Coop launches ‘Thanksgiving Boxes,’ way to increase healthy, decrease stress

Forget the grocery store lines and searching for recipes this Turkey Day. For the first time, the Snoqualmie Valley Farmers Cooperative is selling Thanksgiving Boxes, offering local residents and Seattle-area residents alike … [Read More...]


After weather cancels opening weekend, Night on a Dark Trail ready to spook out the Valley this weekend, may add new date

After previous years of Night on a Dark Trail being forced to cancel due to weather conditions, this year organizers decided to extend the popular Halloween event over multiple weekends in October - just in case Mother Nature … [Read More...]


City prepares for storm, urges residents to do same; PSE plays catches up before stronger storm hits

Via press release the City of Snoqualmie is urging residents to prepare for an incoming storm that has the potential for strong winds, heavy rain and possible power outages over the weekend. [See earlier story on Saturday's … [Read More...]


Celebrating the First Year, Corners Gift Shop throwing community ‘Thank You’ party

Peggy Lefly is so excited to celebrate being in business for one year that she's throwing a party. Peggy opened Corners Gift Shop in downtown Snoqualmie in 2015. She spent months renovating the former hair salon space at … [Read More...]


Snoqualmie Valley Career Fair spotlights local Employers with LOTS of positions to fill

Interested in a local job - maybe one where you don't have to sit in traffic every day trying to get to the Seattle-Bellevue area? Well, Snoqualmie Valley employers are hiring. In fact, A LOT of them are hiring, with about … [Read More...]


Unincorporated North Bend, Snoqualmie residents to vote again on Regional Fire Authority, Community Meeting answer questions

As King County Fire Districts 10 and 38 prepare to ask voters a second time to approve merging the two agencies into one Regional Fire Authority in an effort to reduce costs and protect longterm service levels, they've … [Read More...]

Tree uprooted at the Mt Si Senior Center in North Bend, 10/14/16.

Round 2: Second stronger storm with potential for historic winds rolls in Saturday

A couple of weeks back we mentioned that the 'Neutral' weather pattern setting up for the Puget Sound region this fall/winter had a decent probability of producing some 'non boring' weather conditions. It seems Mother Nature … [Read More...]

2015 and 2016 tax rate comparison charts for a Snoqualmie home. [Note: 2017 property tax bills are based on 2016 assessments.]

No Perfect Time to Ask | City requests tax levy increase to offset compounding loss, protect fire and police service

You opened your tax bill this year and were shocked at the increase, right? 2017 Snoqualmie Valley property tax bills jumped, with the total tax rate for a typical Snoqualmie home increasing from about 12% to about 13%. … [Read More...]

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