Snoqualmie Valley Happenings

Old Honey Farm Inn comes down to make way for New Encompass facility

Since 2005 the Old Honey Farm Inn has sat burnt out and empty along 384th Ave SE in downtown Snoqualmie. A kitchen fire - that investigators determined was started when a bug bomb … [Read More...]

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School Safety Forum: Community Conversation to share ideas in constructive, civil way

We told you last month that Mount Si High School students were working to come up with impactful ideas to improve school safety, including planning a school safety forum where ideas could be shared. Student School … [Continue Reading...]

Love it or Hate it, Hampton Inn Hotel becoming reality along Snoqualmie Parkway, open by early 2019

Nearly two years after it first became known that a hotel might be going in on Snoqualmie Ridge, framing is almost complete, giving residents a pretty clear idea of the hotel's height and proximity to Snoqualmie … [Continue Reading...]

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Snoqualmie Valley Farmers Join Together in Cooperative Venture

It’s CSA Time! Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) helps local farmers connect directly with consumers by delivering weekly veggie boxes and allows farmers to plan, grow and provide the highest quality local vegetables to … [Read More...]

Popular North Bend Jazz Walk returns this weekend, Mount Si Jazz bands perform

Love live music? Love jazz? This Saturday, April 21, 2018 is the annual North Bend Jazz Walk... which is always fun! Walk through the downtown streets visiting various business where live jazz bands will be playing - and … [Read More...]

Snoqualmie Casino announces Hometown Heroes program, recognizing those who make lasting impact

Snoqualmie Casino has initiated a call for nominations to recognize community members that provide outstanding service to the greater Seattle region. Honorees will be treated to a complimentary fine dining experience at the … [Read More...]

VIDEO | Snoqualmie Falls roaring after weeks of heavy Spring rain

My daughter said to me today: "Sometimes I forget we live right by a water fall. That's pretty cool." It is. After some serious rain in the Snoqualmie Valley during the first two weeks of April - we're talking around 11 … [Read More...]

Large Landslide forces closure of popular Middle Fork Trail near North Bend

Does it feel like it's been raining for two weeks straight? If so, that's because it pretty much has. North Bend Weather reported that approximately 10 inches of rain fell on the Snoqualmie Valley during the first 15 days … [Read More...]

Bringing Australia to the Valley: Fall City Wallaby Ranch, king of kangaroos, wallabies

[Article by Melissa Grant, pet trainer/owner of Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs and animal lover] I’m an animal person - there is no doubt. Admittedly, I probably won’t coo over your child, but if you have a critter … [Read More...]

Business Comings: New Gym in Town, specializing in short, high energy classes

Monday, April 16, 2018, Snoqualmie welcomes another new business... this time in the historic downtown area. Snoqualmie Fit Body Boot Camp will open in the retail space next to the Snoqualmie Market on Railroad Ave. The new … [Read More...]

Small Landslide at I-90/SR 18 interchange over the weekend

A small landslide greeted Snoqualmie area drivers early Saturday morning, April 14, 2018.  It was first reported on WSDOT's social media feed around 6AM. The slide occurred on SR 18 underneath I-90 - right between the east … [Read More...]

Fire Blotter | newspaper middle-of-the road fire; assistance back to the couch; Parkway rear-ended; that was no small kitchen fire

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to over the past two weeks: March 30th At around 1:20PM, firefighters dispatched to a local residence where the fire alarm was going off. They determined … [Read More...]

New ‘Trailhead Direct’ bus service to popular Mount Si, Teneriffe launches in May, could help ease North Bend road congestion

So Trailhead Direct is going to have a new destination this summer - North Bend. Since the announcement earlier this month, some locals have debated whether the service will help with the notorious congestion on Mt. Si Road … [Read More...]

212-unit Cedar River Apartment Complex approved by city, SEPA determination issued

On April 6, 2018, the City of North Bend filed a Notice of Mitigated Determination of Non-significance for a 212-unit apartment complex - Cedar River Apartments -  that is proposed for the Dahlgren Property (often referred to … [Read More...]

SnoValley Safety Expo CANCELED

UPDATE |  APRIL 12, 2018 The Sallal Grange said due to circumstances beyond their control, the planned safety expo has been canceled. They hope to reschedule at a later … [Read More...]

After long search, Snoqualmie appoints New Finance Director

After the City of Snoqualmie CFO unexpectedly resigned last fall to take a position with the King County Library System, the city launch retitled the position and launched an extensive search for a Finance Director, which … [Read More...]

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