Snoqualmie Valley Happenings


Snoqualmie Starbucks tops nation for Mobile orders, location chosen to test new curbside service

Snoqualmie Starbucks drinkers love their coffee - and apparently don't like waiting in line for it. So Snoqualmie, we're either very efficient or some might argue lazy. But let's … [Read More...]

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Last minute agreement between City, Tribe keeps vital sewer sevice to Snoqualmie Casino

After a somewhat contentious year that included repeated accusations of irresponsible development over the Tokul Roudabout project, a race discrimination lawsuit and worries over whether the popular Snoqualmie … [Continue Reading...]

A design visualization of the completed Keechelus Lake Wildlife Overcrossing. Source: WSDOT

Largest wildlife crossing in country coming soon to Snoqualmie Pass

[Article by Guest Writer, local business owner and North Bend resident, Melissa Grant] What is an animal crossing and why is WSDOT spending a lot of money to install them across I-90 through Snoqualmie … [Continue Reading...]

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Photo: Homeless Teens in the Snoqualmie Valley Facebook event page.

Community Forum tackles issue of Homeless Teens in Snoqualmie Valley, and lack of social services

The Sallal Grange says it will be hosting an important community forum on Monday, October 10th, 2016 from 7PM - 9pM to discuss homeless teens in the Snoqualmie Valley. According to OSPI's 2014-2015 Homeless Student Report, … [Read More...]

Site plan for the proposed Snoqualmie Valley Athletic Complex along SR 202 near North Bend

Large Snoqualmie Valley Athletic Complex being Developed near North Bend

It looks like 11 acres of "almost entirely" vacant land between Boalch Ave NW and SR 202 at the corner of  14th Ave NW near Encompass and North Bend may soon become a large athletic complex - complete with outdoor synthetic … [Read More...]

King County Election drop box that showed up outside the Snoqualmie Library the week of September 19th.

What’s that big Blue Box? King County Elections making it easier for Snoqualmie Valley voters

King County Elections is making it easier for Snoqualmie Valley voters to cast their ballots in the upcoming November election - even giving an option that eliminates the excuse, "Crud, I don't have a stamp so I can't … [Read More...]


Music invades streets of North Bend, 4th annual Blues Walk happens this Weekend

This Saturday, September 24, 2016 marks the 4th annual North Bend Blues Walk - where the streets and businesses of downtown ignite with sounds of the blues. The whole community is invited to the popular event, sponsored by … [Read More...]

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Police Blotter | Dog attack; wolf doesn’t flinch when officer waves and says hi; not car sex, just changing

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to within the city limits of North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past two … [Read More...]


Police ask for Public’s Help to identify remains found on Mount Si

The King County Sheriff's Office is still working on a case from summer 2015, when apparent 20-year old remains were found on Mount Si. Today, KCSO released a sketch of what the deceased man may have looked like - and are … [Read More...]


Fall City Roadhouse gets new owners, new name, new updates; Community invited to ‘Re-launch Celebration’

Have you stopped by the Fall City Roadhouse lately? Noticed the subtle changes - like new paint colors, recovered booth backs and an upstairs seating area - and wondered what the heck was up? It's because on August 1st, … [Read More...]

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Clearing up Confusion: Jeanne Hansen Park NOT off-leash dog park, city leash laws apply

Like many others, Snoqualmie resident Simone (who asked her last name not be included) is afraid of dogs, but said she respects the love dog owners have for their pooches. Simone was recently walking the paved path that … [Read More...]


Si View launches new Volleyball Class, gives local girls earlier access to popular sport

Hoping to give local girls earlier access to the sport of volleyball, Si View Parks District is excited to introduce a new class into the Snoqualmie Valley Community: Si View Recreation Volleyball Class Instead of … [Read More...]


Tale of two Growth Rates: district says elementary enrollment jumps, but high school drops dramatically as students flock to Running Start

It's clear looking at the first snapshot of Snoqualmie Valley School District's 2016-17 enrollment numbers that the fast growing area is producing more students in our local schools. The influx was especially evident at … [Read More...]

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City to Hold two Town Halls on November public safety ballot measure; Mayor, Chiefs to present

The City of Snoqualmie has placed a Public Safety Levy measure – Proposition 1 – on the November general election ballot. If approved, this property tax levy lid lift will fund a public safety plan, which the city says … [Read More...]


Snoqualmie Ridge business experiences robbery

Two teenaged Cherry de Pon employees got quite a scare Thursday night, September 15, 2016 when a man entered the frozen yogurt shop on Center Blvd near closing time, asked for change and then grabbed cash out of the open cash … [Read More...]


Timber Ridge Elementary launches Watch D.O.G.S Program with informational Pizza night, September 19th

Timber Ridge Elementary is launching the Watch D.O.G.S Program, following in the footsteps of dads at Fall City and Snoqualmie who have successfully established the father involvement initiative. They will have a booth at … [Read More...]


District gets permit to begin Mount Si High School rebuild; time to excavate, grade, drill

The Snoqualmie Valley School Board announced at the September 15th school board meeting that it had received the first permit needed to officially begin the Mount Si High School multi-year, $200 million rebuild … [Read More...]


Snoqualmie Ridge IGA considers new Direction as Safeway prepares to enter the neighborhood

Ever since it was announced that a second grocery store was coming to Snoqualmie Ridge there has been community concern and speculation as to what will become of the IGA Ridge Supermarket. Comments on Facebook threads deem … [Read More...]

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