Aerial fireworks banned in Snoqualmie; Red White & Boom Professional Fireworks show offered at Community Park

This will be the third 4th of July in Snoqualmie with an aerial fireworks ban in place. The ban was enacted after a suspected bottle rocket caused a severe house fire on Fairway Ave in 2014. The city said via … [Read more...]

Saving Petunia: good samaritan, caring vet come to rescue of lost, very sick dog

[Article by Paige McCall] Last Monday evening, June 11th, a little ways off of Millpond Road, Fall City native Shirlie Lee was driving to her grandparents’ house to celebrate her grandpa’s 90th birthday when … [Read more...]

Spoked to Ride: Cycling for a Cause Comes to Snoqualmie Valley this weekend

On Saturday, June 23, 2018, cyclists will take to the road in the Snoqualmie Valley to support a great cause. Spoked to Ride is a family friendly charity event with two bike routes to choose from: the 12- … [Read more...]

Crews spend hours battling ‘stubborn fire’ at North Bend home

Multiple fire departments responded to a house fire near Twin Falls Middle School Sunday afternoon, spending hours locating and knocking down the spreading paths of fire at large home located on a secluded … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Riding Club relaunching to original glory; community invited to Fundraiser Fun Show

The Snoqualmie Valley Riding Club (SVRCC) isn’t exactly new. In fact, it’s been around for just over 70 years now. However, in the past few years they’ve struggled with community participation and membership. … [Read more...]

Worker falls 20 feet at Snoqualmie Ridge construction site

Around 3PM on Thursday, June 14, 2018 the Snoqualmie Fire Department and Bellevue Medics responded to a construction site in Snoqualmie Ridge after receiving reports of an injured worker. According to … [Read more...]

Construction starts on new Snoqualmie Skatepark, could open by late summer

If you're wondering why the grass is being torn up in a small section of Snoqualmie Community Park near SE Ridge Street - it's actually good news for local kids.At the June 11th city council meeting, a contract … [Read more...]

North Bend growing pains: the struggle between the way it was and what it is becoming

As urban King County continues to deal with record population growth, outlying small towns are also feeling the strain. The difference is, small town growing pains are often more stark - with the way it was vs. … [Read more...]

North Bend, Snoqualmie, Sister Cities seek new Commission members and volunteers

For residents interested in volunteering in the Snoqualmie Valley, the cities of North Bend and Snoqualmie, as well as the Snoqualmie Sister Cities Association recently announced some opportunities. North … [Read more...]

Tinkham Road Variety Show hits Sallal Grange: music, aliens, bigfoot, ghost stories included

The Sallal Grange announced a special, local community celebration on Saturday, June 23rd at 7PM. In the tradition of Old Time Variety Shows common at the Sallal Grange throughout the years since the 1930s, … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation donates record amount to fund district initiatives

The Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation annual spring luncheon recorded its best results yet, allowing members to present a check for $121,000 to district officials  - up from $86,000 the previous year. The … [Read more...]

Fire Blotter | tank and torch fire; unconscious through a fence; camp fires don’t need gasoline; shoeless wanderer in the road

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Fire Department responded to during the past two weeks: May 28th At around 8:50AM, Snoqualmie Firefighters responded to an oven fire. The home owner was cleaning … [Read more...]

Summer Fun: 2018 Movies & Music in the Park lineup announced

The City of Snoqualmie recently announced the 2018 Movies and Music in the Park lineup. The summertime series returns on alternating Thursday and Friday evenings beginning on June 28th with the popular regional … [Read more...]

New bus service connects historic downtown with Snoqualmie Ridge

Connecting the neighborhoods and businesses of the city, Snoqualmie Valley Transportation (SVT) is now providing hourly bus service between historic downtown Snoqualmie and Snoqualmie Ridge. The new Ridge Loop … [Read more...]

Fire Chief: minor accident in crosswalk important reminder for drivers to pay extra attention at intersections

Snoqualmie Fire Chief Mark Correira said a car vs. bicycle accident that luckily did not seriously injure a young rider should serve as a reminder to citizens to pay extra attention at intersections, especially … [Read more...]