Better Late than Never! Jeanne Hansen Community Park Finally, Officially Open

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The fences are finally coming down! Good things are worth waiting for. Better late than never.  Those might be popular phrases for describing the 7-month journey to the official opening Snoqualmie's newest … [Read more...]

Stuff the Truck: Clothes for the Cause, Provides Chance to Spring Clean and Help Local Organizations

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Clothes for the Cause, a fundraising company that collects clothes in exchange for cash is holding a special Stuff the Truck event to raise money for multiple local groups, including St Clare’s Episcopal … [Read more...]

POLICE BLOTTER | Car in Tree, Scanner Gun not Pistol, Over the Limit for Dog Park

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Here are some of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to last week in North Bend and … [Read more...]

Jeanne Hansen Park Opens Soon | No Answer When Snoqualmie Valley Trail Stairs Destroyed by Fire will be Rebuilt

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It's Finally Happening - Jeanne Hansen Park to Open Soon It's been over 6 months since the City of Snoqualmie held a Grand Opening Celebration for Jeanne Hansen Park, a 16-acre park and athletic complex in the … [Read more...]

Downtown Snoqualmie Construction Continues, Improvement Project to Last Longer than Initial Estimates

Boardwalk and parking area near Snoqualmie Depot

The City of Snoqualmie says its Downtown Infrastructure Improvement Project is in full swing and making good progress, according to a recent press release. But when will all the construction be done? That … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Named #3 Safest City in Washington, Second Year Making the Top 10

Snoqualmie Train Depot and Mt. Si.  Fall 2012.  Taken by Susan Kvinge

Snoqualmie was recently named the 3rd safest place to live in Washington according to ValuePenguin, an independent consumer research and analysis firm. Out of 113 Washington cities, Snoqualmie had the second … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Cookie Thief; Officer Provides Dinner and Bus Fare; Please Use your Inner Voice; Possible Umbrella Sword

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Here are some of the calls Snoqualmie Police Officers responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie from February 21st - March … [Read more...]

Court Rules in Snoqualmie’s Favor, Overturns Law Set to Increase Property Taxes


Last week the City of Snoqualmie won a legal battle when a the King County Superior Court overturned a law that would've tacked $20-$30 onto Snoqualmie residents' yearly property taxes. The City of … [Read more...]

Fire District Buying Down North Bend Fire Station Bond, Giving Money Back to Taxpayers

New North Bend Fire Station, located at the corner of East North Bend Way and Maloney Grove.

After all of the North Bend Fire Station 87 construction bills were paid, Fire District 38 Commissioners received a report stating that approximately $35,000 of bond funding remained unspent. Following … [Read more...]

Op-ed | Hey, I’m Walking Here, Marked Crosswalks Don’t Always Mean Cars Stop

Intersection of Snoqualmie Parkway and Douglas Ave and 4-lane crosswalk

This past weekend was another sunny, warm Snoqualmie Valley atypical winter weekend. Worried that when the rain finally returns it might stay awhile, I made sure to get outside. For three straight days I … [Read more...]

Police | Rooftop Burglars Arrested in North Bend after Busting Through Strip Mall Wall


Snoqualmie Police Chief Steve McCulley said it was a busy weekend for his department, with officers responding to an armed gas station robbery, continuing work on a $3500 Coach Store purse theft and then on … [Read more...]

Still Closed: When will Ana’s Mexican Restaurant Reopen & What Shut it Down?


UPDATE |  MARCH 10, 2015, 3:45PM Unfortunately, the reopening of Ana's Mexican Restaurant won't today. Due to unforeseen construction delays, Ana's will reopen Wednesday, March 11th for lunch and … [Read more...]

Fire & Police News | Banned Fireworks Will Come with Hefty Fine; Police Survey Shows Increasing Citizen Satisfaction


Fire Dept: 2015 Last Year for Legal Aerial Fireworks in Snoqualmie In February, the Snoqualmie City Council voted unanimously to amend the City of Snoqualmie Fireworks Ordinance. Effective in February 2016, no … [Read more...]

Hiker Stranded in Ravine on Mt. Teneriffe Successfully Rescued

SAR member helping hiker rappel out of the ravine on Mt. Teneriffe where he had become stranded 3/2/15. Photo: Seattle Mountain Rescue Facebook page

King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) Guardian 2 helicopter responded to the North Bend area, Monday, March 2, 2015, to help rescue a climber stuck in the Mt. Si area, but wasn't able to get to the mountain due … [Read more...]

Thomas the Tank Engine Pulls into Snoqualmie Depot this July, Tickets on Sale NOW

Thomas ready for the July 2014 tour event.

He's headed back again....Thomas the Tank Engine™ is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas®: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families across North America are invited aboard, including the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]