New Snoqualmie Bartell’s, Safeway: ready, set opening SOON

After announcing last summer that  a new Safeway and Bartell Drug's would be coming to Snooqualmie Ridge for the summer of 2017, the large construction project, coordinated by Snoqualmie-based developer EDG … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe officially opens NEW Crescent Market, gas station

Snoqualmie Valley residents now have a new option when it comes to filling up their gas tanks and making other purchases. After approximately a year of construction, on Monday, June 19th, the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Want to ditch the Commute? Upcoming Job Fair aims to connect Snoqualmie Valley residents and employers

With the unemployment rate in King County near all-time lows - around 2.8% in April - and strong job market, local companies are actively looking to hire qualified employees. To help match workforce to … [Read more...]

Foodie School: landmark building becomes first-of-its-kind Snoqualmie Valley business, Heirloom Cookshop

There's a lot happening inside one of the most iconic buildings in downtown Snoqualmie as a local business owner prepares to give the historic, turn-of-the-century former 'State Bank of Snoqualmie' new life.... … [Read more...]

Longtime Snoqualmie Valley dentist retires after 30 years, open house planned in his honor

Have you seen the sign out front? There's a little bit of change coming to a familiar Snoqualmie Valley business. Longtime North Bend dentist, Jim Browning, recently retired after more than three decades of … [Read more...]

Once facing possible closure, Snoqualmie business relocating, expanding and excited for growth

Oh how things can quickly turn around. One local business was facing closure, but thanks to a little bit of community help, they're now growing and excited for the future. This month, a familiar Center Street … [Read more...]

Puget Sound Energy buys Snoqualmie office building, 150 employees to relocate

After sitting empty for a few years, it looks like the Nuprecon Building in the Snoqualmie Ridge Business Park, 35131 SE Center Street, finally has a new owner. The 45,000 sq. ft. office building constructed … [Read more...]

Envisioning the future of the Old Mill Site, proposed plans presented at upcoming Open House

It's been almost five years since the City of Snoqualmie annexed nearly 600 acres around the Old Weyerhaeuser Mill site - in the Mill Planning Area of the city's Urban Growth Area. Now the public can finally … [Read more...]

Caffeinate for a Cause: after losing best friend to domestic violence, Snoqualmie business owner giving back this Mother’s Day

Domestic Violence is a serious problem, one that spans cultural and socioeconomic boundaries. Roughly one in four women will be victims of Domestic Violence in their lifetime. One in four. Last year on … [Read more...]

How to fix the Mismatch: Washington students not educated enough for Washington jobs

Who wants to talk growth?  It's a hot button topic in the Snoqualmie Valley as developers look to buy land and build homes to meet the demand of King County's population growth. County officials tell us all … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie hotel, retail development moving forward despite opposition from some community members

The City of Snoqualmie recently put more information about the new 99-room hotel and retail/office space development planned for the corner of Center Street and Snoqualmie Parkway on its website. Read our … [Read more...]

Business Comings: vacant downtown building could become new Bar and Grill, public hearing scheduled

It looks like a new restaurant/bar and grill establishment could be heading to downtown Snoqualmie in the coming months, but in a slightly different spot than you might think. Residents living near the old … [Read more...]

Back on the Front Burner: Long Delay of North Bend hotel project stemmed from developer, not city

[** Article corrected to read opening date "fall 2018," but realistically spring 2019. **] It's been four years since a developer announced the possibility of a mid-range hotel in downtown North … [Read more...]

Come Ride: Local businesses partner on Bike Fit and Cycling Information Night, April 19th

Love biking?  Want to learn more about local biking opportunities? Even if you're just a beginner, this upcoming info night might help you take that biking interest to a new level and meet others who share you … [Read more...]

The Rusty Roof: North Bend native one step closer to opening dream restaurant, building it from ground up

It's taken almost a year to get the city's final approval on building and site plans, but it looks like Lisa Riley is officially moving closer to bringing her new restaurant - located inside a brand new new … [Read more...]