Latest deadly accident on SR 18 takes lives of mother and daughter, two ‘Best of the Best’ Snoqualmie Casino employees

Friday, October 12th, was a very tough day for employees at Snoqualmie Casino, where mother Maria Wong (59) and daughter Jasmine Lao (21) were heading to work when their car was involved in a deadly collision … [Read more...]

Former Snoqualmie mayor starts new business, aims to make things sharper in town

Ever since he was a teenager, former Snoqualmie mayor Fuzzy Fletcher said he has been interested in cutlery and metalworking. In fact, he spent 30+ years of his working life machining, tool making and … [Read more...]

Seven months after Snoqualmie Ridge IGA closes, still no word from city on what new business might replace it

It's been seven months since the Snoqualmie Ridge IGA closed, leaving plenty of speculation in its wake as to what might take its place in the approximate 21,000 sq. ft. space. On September 28th, IGA owner … [Read more...]

Jay Leno learns at DirtFish Rally School in latest episode of TV series

Sometimes from my backyard I can hear the hum of engines across the Snoqualmie River at DirtFish - and I catch myself wondering who's zooming around the property. A couple of months ago, it turns out is was … [Read more...]

Salish Lodge hardworking Honey Bees and the ‘Bee Man’ behind the sweet success

September is National Honey Month - and one longtime, local business is celebrating! Did you know that located across the Salish Lodge sky bridge, at the top of the hill and behind a secure fence lies the … [Read more...]

Tanner Electric to build new Middle Fork Transmission Line along Snoqualmie Valley Trail

Tanner Electric Cooperative (TEC) is making improvements to its system in the coming years, which includes breaking ground in spring 2019 on a new two-mile long Middle Fork Transmission Line that is part of a … [Read more...]

Si View Parks District putting $14.7 million bond on November ballot for open space, new parks and trails

On September 10th Si View Metropolitan Park District announced it will be placing a $14.7 million capital bond measure on theĀ  November 6th ballot. According to a press release, Si View stated the bond would … [Read more...]

From Pop-up to Brick and Mortar: New Boutique opens in historic Snoqualmie, dream realized for local woman

Snoqualmie resident and small business owner, Jodi Jeffries, said she knew as a teenager that fashion was her passion - and that being a buyer for Nordstrom was what she wanted to do. After earning degrees … [Read more...]

OptiMystic Eyes opens in downtown Snoqualmie, complete with incredible renovation its Railroad Ave retail space

Another new store recently opened in downtown Snoqualmie: OptiMystic Eyes. Experienced optician Tatiyana Timacheff and her family spent a few months renovating the small retail space on Railroad Ave, turning … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Casino opens new, fully enclosed non-smoking gaming room

Snoqualmie Casino announced the opening of its new, fully enclosed non-smoking room on August 30th. The 1,355-square-foot gaming room is located next to the Falls Buffet in the back of the casino. The new room … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | suspected missing child found locked in car; Railroad Days disturbance; stolen car needed for court date

Here are a few of the calls Snoqualmie Police Department officers responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie last week: NOISE COMPLAINT | SE BURKE ST, Snoqualmie On August 12th around 9:55PM, a caller … [Read more...]

Something strange is coming to North Bend this weekend… a new FilmFest

The North Bend Film Festival kicks off its inaugural event this weekend. Beginning Thursday, August 23rd and lasting through Sunday, August 26th, the Snoqualmie Valley community is invited to come out to the … [Read more...]

Sigillo Cellars owners hope to clear up ‘untruths’ about King Street Lot purchase

The father and son ownership team of Sigillo Cellars - Mike and Ryan Seal - say they are interested in engaging in facts regarding their purchase of the King Street lot in downtown Snoqualmie, the spot where … [Read more...]

North Bend News: Two-week road closure planned; new survey asks for citizen input on shopping habits

Via new release this week, the City of North Bend announced a couple of happenings: Two Week Road Closure Starting Monday, August 27th, East 2ndĀ Street between Janet Avenue and the public alley 250 feet … [Read more...]

New Life to Downtown North Bend: Volition Brewing to transform long vacant building

Downtown revitalization is something the City of North Bend has put front and center over the past year, including hiring a consultant to attract new businesses to the prominent and long empty buildings sitting … [Read more...]