Snoqualmie Police Raid Suspected Drug House; Arrest Six Suspects

Friday, December 6, 2013, Snoqualmie Police were able to raid a suspected drug house in downtown Snoqualmie, mostly recovering methamphetamine.  Around 6AM, Snoqualmie police officers and the King County … [Read more...]

Chance to Hear More School Bond Details, Lend Input: District Bringing Latest Proposal to Public Meetings

Have thoughts you like to share about the next school bond that's been in the planning stages for over a year?  Want to hear details about why the school board has honed in on a remodel and expansion of Mount … [Read more...]

Downtown Streets Closing for Another Great Event, Annual North Bend Holiday Festival

Following its tradition of throwing great community festivals in the streets of downtown, the City of North Bend is preparing to launch into the holiday season with some spirited fanfare. The North Bend … [Read more...]

Agenda Bill to Buy Snoqualmie Ridge Land for Affordable Housing Pulled from City Council Agenda

Update, December 5, 2013, 6:45AM: As quickly as the first press release went out announcing a possible council vote authorizing the city to purchase land for Imagine Housing's affordable housing apartment … [Read more...]

Holiday Spirit Comes Alive in Downtown Snoqualmie, December 7th; Tree Lighting, Carriage Rides, Santa, Art Exhibit, Shopping

It's that time of year. City streets twinkle with holiday lights, decorations adorn area houses and kids get excited for Winter Break. If you need even more help getting into the holiday spirit, the City of … [Read more...]

I-90 Reopened after High Winds, Downed Trees Close Stretch from North Bend to Ellensburg

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) closed a 72 mile portion of I-90 (in both directions) overnight due to high winds, accidents and several downed trees near Snoqualmie Pass. At … [Read more...]

Mother Nature Ready to Throw Weather Kitchen Sink at Snoqualmie Valley, Ending with Frigid Conditions all Week

Update: December 2, 2013, 6AM:  Some weather forecasters says the Snoqualmie Valley (hilltops above 500 feet) could see some light snow this morning - and possible up to 3 inches from about 2-6PM today -  if a … [Read more...]

Fun History Behind the Santa Train, which Rolled into the Valley this Weekend

There's history everywhere in the valley. You just have to slow down enough to spot it - and then hear the stories. The Santa Train is no exception.  The annual event kicked off Saturday, November 30th and … [Read more...]

TPC Snoqualmie Ridge Menus Revamped by Salish Lodge Culinary Experts

It seems a new Valley restaurant relationship has been formed.  For those who love food, it's a perfect partnership. Summer 2013 once again brought change to TPC Snoqualmie Ridge, as it underwent its second … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Pets 101: How to Control your Dog around Holiday Visitors

In her latest column, pet trainer for LeChic Pet and North Bend resident, Melissa Grant, offers pet owners some great advice to help keep your favorite furry friend from spending the holiday gathering jumping … [Read more...]

One VOICE: One BIG Holiday Giving Effort; How You Can Help

It's not very often that 50organizations and individuals come together, combining their power to help those in need. With One VOICE that's exactly what's happened in the Snoqualmie Valley. There's still time … [Read more...]

Possible Water Theft from City Hydrant, Plus Hydrant Tampering that Creates Icy Mess

It happened Wednesday, November 20, 2013, around 8:30AM.  A Snoqualmie resident said a large truck with a water tank on the back pulled up to a fire hydrant on Fairway Place SE and hooked a hose to it.  The … [Read more...]

Clark Griswold Beware! Snoqualmie Launches Holiday Lights Contest

Have a neighbor who always goes above and beyond when it comes to their holiday light display?  Every December there are  holiday homes for which all of the "decorating challenged" (myself included) strive to … [Read more...]

Pro Tips: Outsmart the Cold from Freezing your Outside Faucet; Keep Shower Doors Clear for Six Month

Local North Bend (now retired) handyman, Mike Williams, shared some great (and timely) advice this week. Snoqualmie is notorious for water that often leaves a white crust on counters if allowed to dry on … [Read more...]

Sold! Finaghty’s Irish Pub Soon to Have New Owners

As Finaghty's Irish Pub on Snoqualmie Ridge nears its 6th anniversary, owners Phil Stafford and Lisa McCord are preparing to say goodbye to the family-friendly, community-driven restaurant and pub they created … [Read more...]