Calling all Young Artists: ‘Be The Change’ Poster Design Challenge is ON

Middle and high school students are invited to use their artistic talents to create a poster design for the 11th annual Be The Change event for middle school students held at Chief Kanim Middle School on … [Read more...]

CDC reports widespread flu across country; rougher strain prevalent this year

Chances are, you've probably seen the headlines this past week: the CDC urging people to get their flu shots.... even if we're already in the height of the flu season. BUT, did you know there's still … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Asleep with Christmas music playing; porn in the parking lot; possible house purchase insomnia

Here are are few calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the past week: THEFT REPORT | OUTLET MALL, North Bend On January 5th around 9:15PM, a caller … [Read more...]

City Council declares emergency after landslide threatens critical water source, approves contracts to start repair work

At its January 8, 2018 meeting the Snoqualmie City Council took measures to address a landslide affecting one of its critical water sources, Canyon Springs, located at the base of a steep and unstable slope in … [Read more...]

City maintenance work may cause water discoloration, odor this week

If you notice your tap water looks discolored this week, the City of Snoqualmie says not to worry. Via press release the city said their Utilities Division is currently performing regularly-scheduled periodic … [Read more...]

Double Happy Ending: Story of Lost Snoqualmie Dog becomes Children’s Book

Last summer one Snoqualmie family had their lives briefly turned upside down when their dog went missing in Oregon. Russell the Labradoodle was staying with 'his grandparents' while the Clarks were on vacation … [Read more...]

Nomination Time for Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Educator of the Year

You have about two weeks left to nominate a SVSD staff members for the 2018 Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Educator of the Year. Every year the foundation invites community members to nominate … [Read more...]

SVSD Hiring: population growth, reduced class size, increased graduation requirements means teacher recruitment critical for district

It's a competitive market when it comes to hiring teachers these days and recruitment starts early. Why? In recent years the state has made a lot changes as it increased education funding to meet the … [Read more...]

Have a say, learn more about NEW Tennant Trailhead Park master plan at upcoming meeting

The City of North Bend is inviting community members to a January 24th open house being held to develop a master plan for new Tennant Trailhead Park. The meeting runs from 6:30PM to 7:30PM Wednesday, January … [Read more...]

It’s Back! 14th Annual Snoqualmie Valley Preschool Fair happens January 20th

The Sno-Valley Indoor Playground hosts its 14th annual Preschool Fair, 10AM to Noon, Saturday January 20th at Si View Community Center (400 SE Orchard Drive) in North Bend. At the free event, parents can … [Read more...]

Dogs showing up in more places: breaking down where allowed, pet friendly local businesses

[Article by North Bend resident, longtime pet trainer and owner of Miss Lola’s Academy for Wayward Dogs] Way back in January 2015 - after reading an argument on Facebook about dogs in malls - I wrote an … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Burglar passed out on my couch; look for other ways to get your THC; reunite me with my shoes; brass knuckle bashing

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the past two weeks: THEFT REPORT | SE RIVER ST, Snoqualmie On December 26th around 8:30PM, a … [Read more...]

Fall City schools put on brief lockdown for police pursuit of car theft suspects

Two Snoqualmie Valley schools went into a brief lockdown Monday afternoon, January 8, 2018 when King County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a search in the downtown Fall City area for suspects who had reportedly … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Real Estate: tight market could persist as Snoqualmie Ridge finishes, North Bend keeps building

Being the suburb of fast-growing Seattle and Bellevue means the tight Snoqualmie Valley housing market may persist into 2018. As people continue moving to King County for its robust job market due in part to … [Read more...]

Construction work for new North Bend home development starts soon

Via press release last week the City of North Bend announced that construction will begin in the next few weeks for Polygon Home's new Maloney Grove 13 subdivision - named MG13 - which consists of … [Read more...]