Business Comings: New Gym in Town, specializing in short, high energy classes

Monday, April 16, 2018, Snoqualmie welcomes another new business... this time in the historic downtown area. Snoqualmie Fit Body Boot Camp will open in the retail space next to the Snoqualmie Market on Railroad … [Read more...]

Business Comings: Rio Bravito now OPEN in Snoqualmie, local owners bring second location to Ridge

If you tried stopping in at Taco del Mar on Snoqualmie Ridge over the past week, you many have noticed a big change. The doors are locked. They closed. But don't fear taco fans. You will still  have your … [Read more...]

Ridge Bears | Bigger, Bolder and Dying Young; Inside the Snoqualmie Ridge “Bear Summit”

[Article by North Bend resident, Bear Smart WA volunteer and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant.] Dateline April 3rd 2018 - Bear Smart, WA organized a meeting with the … [Read more...]

Burger and Fries Fans: New kitchen means New menu for Snoqualmie Brewery, debuts next week

If you eat out at The Snoqualmie Brewery & Taproom, starting next week you'll notice a big change... a new menu starting April 10th. 'The Brewery' - popular with locals and tourists - has been making … [Read more...]

QFC Unveils New Meal Kits at North Bend Store

If you were in the North Bend QFC this week and noticed a new food display near the bakery/deli area, QFC issued a press release with all the details about the new project launch. QFC is entering the … [Read more...]

Developers still committed to delivering Snoqualmie Valley Athletic Complex, hope to break ground late spring

After approximately 1.5 years of planning, things are still slowly moving forward on a planned athletic complex off SR 202 and 14th Street in North Bend (near Encompass). Four combination outdoor … [Read more...]

Business Comings | Bye-bye Bacteria and Stink: North Bend best friends launch Tidy’s Beautiful Bins

There's a new business in town. This time it's not a restaurant, a new dentist or exercise studio.  It's call Tidy's Beautiful Bins. What, you ask, is Tidy's Beautiful Bins? It's a company started by a … [Read more...]

St. Patty’s Day Happenings: Pub Crawl returns for 3rd year, Glassybaby pop-up hits the Valley

There's a couple of events happening Saturday, March 17th for community members looking for a little St. Patty's Day AND shopping fun. The 3rd Annual St. Patty's Day Pub Crawl is happening at four … [Read more...]

Ditch the Commute, Work where you Live: Community Job Fair returns March 23rd

Following a well-attended Community Job Fair last June, the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce, the cities of Snoqualmie and North Bend and Umpqua Bank in partnership with WorkSource Seattle-King County are … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Safeway to temporarily close main driveway for repairs next week

Safeway is warning customers of its Snoqualmie Ridge store that beginning on Monday, February 19th through Wednesday, February 21st, the main driveway into Safeway from Douglas Street will temporarily close for … [Read more...]

Mystery solved: Is that a BIGFOOT trap at Meadowbrook Farm?

[Article by contributing writer Melissa Grant, owner of Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs] Ha! Made you look. Everyone enjoyed my Bigfoot article so much I thought I’d use that enjoyment to get our Upper … [Read more...]

Business Goings: Copper Public House, Ridge Pharmacy Closing Soon

Two Snoqualmie Ridge businesses will soon be closing their doors. Ridge Pharmacy While picking up prescriptions on Thursday at Ridge Pharmacy inside the Snoqualmie Ridge IGA, the pharmacist informed my … [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...]

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...]

Snoqualmie Tribe, Casino donate hundreds of hams this holiday season

That’s a lot of hams! Via press release the Snoqualmie Tribe said it had recently distributed 450 holiday hams to families in need across the Puget Sound area. The Tribe has been working with organizations … [Read more...]