Cities Offer Safety Courses: Women’s Self Defense, CPR, Emergency Response Training

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Snoqualmie Police Department Offers Self Defense Course A women’s self-defense course is being offered by the Snoqualmie Police Department for females age 16 and above who live or work in Snoqualmie and North … [Read more...]

City, Mayor Respond to Claims Construction Near Snoqualmie Falls Irresponsible, Say Tribe Never Claimed Area Sacred Burial Site During Years of Discussions

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In response to a Letter published on September 1, 2015, claiming the bulldozing of trees for a roundabout construction near Snoqualmie Falls was "irresponsible and disrespectful" to the Snoqualmie Tribe, the … [Read more...]

Oped | Saying Goodbye: Small Valley to Big City, but Snoqualmie Will Always be HOME

Photo: Kevin Mullins

Almost 15 years ago, our goal was to find a great place to raise our children, plant our family roots. We did that on a dirt cul-de-sac lot that somehow fit a four bedroom house in Snoqualmie. I knew the … [Read more...]

Hearing Helicopters? Simulated Military Operation to Happen Near North Bend

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This past May, nighttime military training at the Washington State Fire Training Academy (WSFTA), just east of North Bend, caught many in the Snoqualmie Valley off-guard as multiple low flying military … [Read more...]

Booms to be Heard in Valley | ‘Battle of Snoqualmie’ Civil War Reenactment Comes to Meadowbrook Farm

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There will be some loud booms heard around the Valley this weekend.  But don't worry, the artillery isn't real. Snoqualmie Valley residents are being invited back in time. All the way back to the turbulent … [Read more...]

Car Prowl Alert Issued, City Official Apologizes for Reggae Festival that Drew Noise Complaints from Miles Away

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North Bend Car Prowls The City of North Bend issued a press release August 24, 2015 warning residents that Snoqualmie Police Officers serving Bend recently responded to several car prowls in the area of the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie’s Main Street Celebration Cancelled Due to Weather, Milestone Recognition Ceremony Proceeds as Scheduled

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UPDATE |  August 28, 2015 Due to weather forecasts predicting heavy rain and wind gusts, the City of Snoqualmie has cancelled its Main Street Celebration scheduled for Saturday, August 29th. The event will be … [Read more...]

Boeing Classic | A Decade in the Books, Jet Flyover Still Spooks Some Each Year

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Note this date and time: Friday, August 21, 2015 at 11:20AM. That is the exact time that a very large Boeing jet will fly LOW over the Snoqualmie Valley and TPC Snoqualmie Ridge (at about 1,000 feet) signally … [Read more...]

Large Grocery Store, Retail Development Proposed for Snoqualmie Ridge Business Park

Snoqualmie Ridge Business Park parcels 11 and 12-1 where a potential retail development is proposed

The rumors of a large, chain grocery store coming to Snoqualmie have been circulating for several months. It now appears that rumor is public knowledge. According to City of Snoqualmie Community Development … [Read more...]

Money Magazine Places Snoqualmie Near Top of ‘Best Places to Live 2015’

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This week Money Magazine named Snoqualmie one of the Best Place to Live [in America], ranking the small city with almost 12,000 residents #5 on its yearly list. Money stated that it used an extensive process … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Boy National Track and Field Champion Again, Next Step Mount Si Cross Country

Joe Waskom finishing 1st place in the finals of the 3000m race at the USATF Junior Olympics Nat'l Championships

Those who know 14-year Joe Waskom know he can run. He started competing in Snoqualmie fun runs while in elementary school. By time he was 12 he won the USA Track and Field National Junior Olympic Cross Country … [Read more...]

Seahawks Rumble at the Ridge | Local Sports Legends Take over TPC Snoqualmie Ridge, August 17th

Participants at the 2014 Seahawks Rumble at the Ridge. Photo: Boeing Classic Facebook page.

Sports fans take notice. Here's a chance to see some Seattle sports legends right in the Snoqualmie Valley. The annual Monday kick-off event for the Boeing Classic's week of golf is always a fun one for kids … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Casting Spell to Rid Valley of Drugs, Breaking up is Hard to Do, Dinner on Fire

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Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie during the first week of August … [Read more...]

Middle Fork Trail Gets Thousands for Repairs through REI’s ‘Every Trail Connects’ Campaign

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On Friday REI launched their Every Trail Connects campaign, through which they  invested $500,000 to repair 10 trails across the U.S. - and the Middle Fork Snoqualmie River Trail was selected as one of those … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Tribe Makes Huge Donation to Snoqualmie Valley YMCA

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Early Wednesday morning, August 12, 2015, the Snoqualmie Indian Tribe made a large donation of $100,000 to the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA, which according to the tribe acknowledges a longtime relationship and … [Read more...]