Snoqualmie Valley Happenings


Car Prowlers Target Unlocked Vehicles in North Bend, Snoqualmie; over 40 in Past Month

On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, the Snoqualmie Police Department, which serves the cities of Snoqualmie and North Bend, reported over the past month it has received multiple calls … [Read More...]

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Residential Fires Double on Thanksgiving, Safety Tips for Turkey Day

Did you know the average number of house fires on Thanksgiving Day is more than double the average number of house fires on all other days of the year?  Yes, says the City of Snoqualmie. According to the Federal … [Continue Reading...]


Editorial | Thank You! This ‘Best of Western Washington’ Community is What Makes it All Work

I got quite a surprise early Saturday morning when friends began posting on my Facebook wall that Living Snoqualmie had won King 5's Best of Western Washington 'Best Neighborhood Blog.'  As I had forgotten to check … [Continue Reading...]

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Holiday Vacation: Where will you leave your dog?

North Bend resident and pet trainer for Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant, explores the options for pet owners who also like to get away from it all during the … [Read More...]

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Don’t Become a Victim | Snoqualmie Burglary Reminder of Important Prevention Tips

Last week a Snoqualmie Ridge  home in the Cascade neighborhood was burglarized during the afternoon, while the homeowner was gone for just a short time, through an unlocked door.  The high value loss incident is currently … [Read More...]


Two NEW Restaurants Coming to Snoqualmie

It appears two recent business sales in downtown Snoqualmie will produce two new restaurants for the Snoqualmie Valley in the coming weeks. Last month Ray's Dining Car announced the restaurant was sold and would be closed … [Read More...]

Sandy Cove Park in Snoqualmie

More Heavy Rain, River Flooding, even Stronger Winds Pound Snoqualmie Valley

UPDATE |  11/18/15, 6:30AM SR 203 is closed at the 202/203 roundabout to Tolt Hill Road due to water over the roadway.  SR 202 was closed overnight from The Falls to the 202/203 roundabout due to water over the … [Read More...]

Twin Peaks Thk You

Twin Peaks Filming Wraps in the Snoqualmie Valley, Special THANK YOU from the Cast and Crew

It was a fun, kind of geeky, exciting two-month ride as Twin Peaks returned to the Snoqualmie Valley for filming after a 25-year hiatus. But as the cliché saying goes.... all good things must come to an end. So once again, … [Read More...]

Snoqualmie Falls on 11/13/15 at flood phase level 3.

Two Day Storm Hits the Valley, Another Weekend of Wind, Moderate Flooding for Snoqualmie River

Rinse, lather, repeat.  Didn't we just have a weekend storm? The National Weather Service (NWS) warned for the past two days that a LONG storm was pummeling toward Washington, with winds expected to start up in the … [Read More...]

Erin Yaseen

First Nutrition Practice Opens in Valley, Bringing Work Home for Local Mom of Five

With no dietician in the Snoqualmie Valley, Erin Yaseen took a leap of faith and opened her own practice in historic Snoqualmie - Simplicity Nutrition. Erin, who is a Registered Dietician, Functional Nutritionist and holds … [Read More...]


County Declares Homelessness Emergency, Overnight Winter Shelter Prepares to Open for 4th Season, Serving 2nd & 3rd Generation Valley Homeless

"Homelessness is an emergency."  ~  King County Councilmember, Joe McDermott. Earlier this month King County Executive Dow Constantine declared an emergency and outlined new investments to respond to the growing crisis … [Read More...]

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See ‘The Peanuts Movie,’ Support Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Important Programs

Have you heard of the Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation... know about they work to do? Originally started as Citizens for Better Schools, the local non-profit foundation is composed entirely of volunteer parents, … [Read More...]

Letter to Editor

Letter | Big Thank You from Elected Council Member

Dear Editor and Readers, I am honored by your support as I move into Position #5 on the North Bend City Council. While on this adventure, I met and befriended many new people and became even closer to others I’ve known … [Read More...]

New SVSD elementary school under construction at corner of Swenson Drive and Snoqualmie Pkwy

Walls Going up on New Elementary School, Time for Community to Name that School

Now that boundaries have been established for Snoqualmie Valley's newest elementary school, located at the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway and Swenson Drive, it's time for the district to move onto naming the school, which is … [Read More...]

MSHS Football captains prepare for coin toff in Thomas Jefferson game, 11/6/15

Mount Si Football Makes History, Tough KingCo Conference may Prove Edge in Round of 16 Playoff Game

Coach Charlie Kinnune's Mount Si Football team made some history this fall when in only its second season in the very competitive 4A KingCo Conference, the Wildcats clinched a playoff spot. But, that wasn't the end of the … [Read More...]

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North Bend 12’s Day | Seahawks Tailgate Rally, Wheels of Boom Food Drive this Weekend

There's some Seahawks fun heading to North Bend this weekend, Saturday, November 14, 2015 - and it also benefits the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank. So grab all your blue and green gear (and some non-perishable food donations) … [Read More...]

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Mount Si Cross Country Team Shines at State Championships, Waskom’s Personal Best Lands her on Podium

It was a cross country feat 40-years in a the making for a group of big-hearted high school long distance runners. Yes, four decades. After winning the KingCo 4A Conference and then the District Championships, the Mount Si … [Read More...]

Outdoor ice rink in downtown Snoqualmie, December 2014

Council Authorizes Purchase of Synthetic Ice Rink, Makes ‘Winter Magic’ Outdoor Ice Skating Permanent Part of Snoqualmie Valley Holiday Season

Outdoor skating in the Snoqualmie Valley appears to be making an encore performance this 2015 Holiday Season at the City of Snoqualmie's Winter Magic Ice Skating rink. The event will also be returning for many future holiday … [Read More...]

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