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Snoqualmie’s Newest Park, Athletic Complex Wins State Award

Jeanne Hansen Park may have been plagued by opening delays in 2014-2015 - including a grand opening celebration held six months before it officially opened - but once the fences … [Read More...]

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Snoqualmie Valley Shuttle Launches NEW Route, All the way UP to an Iconic Valley View

On Monday, May 23, Snoqualmie Valley Transportation (SVT) began a restructured route - the Cedar Falls Loop - that travels from downtown North Bend to the scenic and recreational Rattlesnake Lake Trailhead. With … [Continue Reading...]


Memorial Day Ceremonies Honor Fallen Veterans across the Snoqualmie Valley

American Legion Post 79 will again this year be honoring fallen veterans at all local cemeteries. Here are some of the Memorial Day Ceremonies happening across the Snoqualmie Valley on Monday, May 30, … [Continue Reading...]

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Parking Problem | Tickets, Towing as popular North Bend Hiking Trails outpace Available Parking

"If you conserve it, They will come." Since 1987 the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has worked to conserve approximately 30,000 acres of land in the Mount Si and Middle Fork Natural Resources … [Read More...]

Collage of vehicles high-centered on the parking lot  Kinsey Street entrance.

Infamous Rock in Snoqualmie Parking Lot inflicts Thousands in Damage, Property Manager installs Rock protection

It may seem unbelievable, but in the age of social media, one decorative rock has gotten a very bad reputation very quickly. Chances are, if you're a driver impacted, all you have to say is you 'hit the rock' and many know … [Read More...]


Summer Fun | City announces Popular Movies, Music in the Park Lineup

The City of Snoqualmie has announced the lineup for the its popular summertime Movies and Music in the Park series, which runs June 23rd through September 1st. Movies in the Park was enthusiastically received by residents … [Read More...]

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Big Changes Coming to Mount Si High School this Summer as Site Work Begins for new School

This summer some very noticeable changes will occur on the Mount Si High School property as the Snoqualmie Valley School District prepares to build a new Mount Si on the current site. According to a Capital Facilities … [Read More...]

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Controversial Snoqualmie Police Officer placed on Administrative Leave after being Indicted on Federal charges

Via a press release the  City of Snoqualmie said it was aware that on May 19, 2016, Snoqualmie Police Officer Nicholas Hogan was charged with a federal crime based on an incident that occurred during his previous employment … [Read More...]

Photo: Snoqualmie Casino Facebook page

Judge Dismisses Snoqualmie Tribe’s Discrimination Lawsuit over Casino sewer service, Mayor says time to talk outside Court Room

According to the Associated Press (AP) a federal judge, for now, is siding with the City of Snoqualmie "in a dispute over utility services at the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe's casino." The Tribe filed a lawsuit against the … [Read More...]

SR 18 / I-90 Interchange.

Traffic Alert: I-90 [Westbound] Squeezed to One Lane Near Snoqualmie for ONE day, on-ramp also Closed

Snoqualmie Valley drivers should plan some alternative routes if they regularly use westbound I-90 (and SR 18) near Snoqualmie - at least for one day. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) said it will … [Read More...]

Photo: King County Sheriff's Office Guardian helicopter during training on May 12th. Photo: KCSO Air Support Twitter feed

Helicopter, Ground Crews Locate Missing Hiker

UPDATE |  MAY 17, 2016, 5:55PM At 5:30PM, the King County Sheriff's Office stated via twitter that that the missing man had been located, was safe and would be examined by aid crews. If you hear helicopters in the … [Read More...]

Piccola Cellars tasting room  in the old North Bend Fire Station on 2nd Street. Photo: Piccola Cellars Facebook page.

Live Jazz Fuses with Winery, Brings new Restaurant, keeps Music Alive in North Bend

Boxley's may have closed its restaurant doors in late April, but the mission of JazzClubsNW (sponsored by Boxley Music Fund) to support live jazz music and education in the Snoqualmie Valley [and beyond] will be continuing … [Read More...]

Conceptual Design for New Gas Station, Convenience store near Snoqualmie Casino.

Business Comings: Snoqualmie Tribe to Build new Gas Station, Convenience Store near Casino

The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe announced this week new details about its latest enterprise: a new convenience store and 12-pump gas station scheduled to open in late 2016. The Tribe celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony on … [Read More...]

Birch tree is its healthier days, 4th of July 2013.

City says Birch Disease Affecting Upper Snoqualmie Valley Trees, Down Goes the Backyard tree

So it appears there is a good reason that pesky woodpecker won't stop drilling into what once was a pretty birch tree we planted five years ago in our backyard - it's diseased and the woodpecker is hungry. The City of … [Read More...]

Seattle Mountain Rescue members searched the Kendall Peaks area of Snoqualmie Pass for Busbee on 5/7/16. Photo: SMR Facebook page

Large Search Planned for Snoqualmie Pass, Mission to Bring down Backcountry Skier Lost in December Snowstorm

King County Search and Rescue (KCSAR) Public Information Volunteer Alan LaBissoniere said 75-95 SAR crew members are expected to search the Commonwealth Basin area of Snoqualmie Pass this weekend to complete a recovery … [Read More...]

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Teen Drug Use Town Hall: Local organizations partner for No-nonsense Conversation, May 18th

Numerous community organizations, including the Emergency Nurses Association, Friends of Youth, Snoqualmie Valley Community Network, Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, Church on the Ridge, are all coming together for an important, … [Read More...]

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