Save money, support Mount Si Choir Program: Popular Mattress Sale Fundraiser returns for 4th year

Sore back? Not sleeping well? If you're in the market for a new mattress, this weekend you might be able to save some money AND support the Mount Si High School Choir program. For ONE DAY ONLY, on … [Read more...]

Oped | Time to vote People – pause all the talk and bubble in that ballot

It's been quite the election season in the Snoqualmie Valley. Of course, compared to this time last year, I think we can all agree it's been much tamer. BUT, as this November General Election isn't a … [Read more...]

Letter | Mayor, council incumbents helped make Snoqualmie one of safest, best cities to raise family

Dear Editor, Snoqualmie Mayor and City Council incumbents have the experience and the dedication to keep Snoqualmie on the right track. Mayor Matt Larson, Council Members Bob Jeans, Bryan Holloway, and … [Read more...]

Nine Mount Si High School Seniors named National Merit Scholars

The Snoqualmie Valley School District announced on Friday, November 3, 2017 that nine MSHS seniors were recently named Class of 2018 National Merit Scholars. The distinction is earned with top scores in the … [Read more...]

Snow in Forecast as first Winter Weather Advisory of the season issued for Snoqualmie Valley

[Article by North Bend resident Mark Davis, who also runs www.northbendweather.com] Our first winter weather advisory for the valley is upon us. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Winter Weather … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Sheep on the lam; let’s talk disaster preparedness in Russian; waving for the security camera

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the past two weeks: ACCIDENT/NON-INJURY | COTTONWOOD DR SE & SE RIDGE ST, Snoqualmie On … [Read more...]

Letter: Busby ‘has always been, and continues to be, All about the Kids’

Dear Editor: I proudly support re-electing Marci Busby to serve another term on our Snoqualmie Valley School Board! One of the things I learned as a member of the school board was that you mostly lose … [Read more...]

Trail Youth secures big grant to open Coffeehouse, help homeless teens in Snoqualmie Valley

Over the past year, there have been multiple forums - and lots of discussions - about how to help homeless teens in the Snoqualmie Valley. Recently this initiative received some really great news. In early … [Read more...]

Letter | Sundwall genuinely wants to make a difference

Dear Editor, I first met Sean Sundwall when he and his wife Mara bought our home in Snoqualmie Ridge in 2005.  We only knew the family casually through the school and neighborhood until I had the opportunity … [Read more...]

Gothelf the right choice: offers solutions, never stops asking questions | Letter

Dear Editor: Choices, we all have choices in this upcoming election cycle, and that's what makes our democracy work. In North Bend, we are fortunate to have as one of our choices, Alan Gothelf. I have not … [Read more...]

Overhauling 468th Ave: City hosts Open House on Middle Fork Master Gateway Plan

The 468th corridor that runs through the eastern edges of North Bend - connecting I-90 exit 34 to Truck Town, Twin Falls Middle School, other businesses AND the Middle Fork Conservation Area - may look a lot … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank invites community to November 2nd Open House

Snoqualmie Valley residents are invited to a special open house, Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank in North Bend. It's a chance to tour the facility located at 122 East 3rd Street … [Read more...]

Santa Trains already selling out; near half-century Snoqualmie Valley holiday tradition starts November 25th

Newsflash: it's November already, which means the Halloween decorations come down and people start thinking about Thanksgiving and, of course, Christmas. In the Snoqualmie Valley that also means the Santa … [Read more...]

VIDEO | Need a Push? Snoqualmie Valley elk enjoys a backyard swing

It seems local bears having been getting all the spotlight this fall - being captured in numerous videos and photos as they explore Snoqualmie Valley backyards, ponds and streets. But one of the most iconic … [Read more...]

Record Amount Raised at annual Encompass Fundraiser, supporting programs to help local kids

On Saturday, October 21st, Snoqualmie Valley non-profit Encompass took guests to a fun night in Paris - and without even having to leave the Eastside - during its annual fundraiser that supports critical … [Read more...]