Identifying Local Wildlife: Video captures rare cougar appearance

[Article by: North Bend resident and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant] In early January I wrote an article detailing how to identify some of the local wildlife in the … [Read more...]

Carjacking leads to Serious Accident in North Bend, two arrested

Multiple residents reported a serious accident in North Bend on February 15, 2017 - one that closed North Bend Way near SE 140th for approximately an hour. Wednesday evening, the City of Snoqualmie reported … [Read more...]

Mount Si Cheer places 8th at National Championships

UPDATE | February 12th, 7:30PM Mount Si Cheer [red squad] placed 8th in the final round of the UCA  High School Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, FL Congratulations!   ORIGINAL … [Read more...]

In uncommon daylight attack, family goat killed in Snoqualmie

It was just a normal Tuesday evening - except for nearly a foot of snow on the ground - when Tina Laguna pulled up to her home in the Tokul Road area of Snoqualmie. It was around 5:30PM and still light out.  In … [Read more...]

Dinner & Music: ‘Small but mighty’ Snoqualmie Valley Girls Choir perform at local restaurants, February 11th

Have you heard of the Snoqualmie Valley Girls Choir? Founded in 2004, SVGC has been filling the Valley with song for over a decade. Founders say the choir focuses on a high quality musicianship and … [Read more...]

Snow Saviors: North Bend neighbors spend days clearing streets the county snow plows won’t

If you live in the Wilderness Rim neighborhood of North Bend, you know living at 1,000 feet above sea level brings more snow. You also know - due to budget cuts - King County only plows the two main roads … [Read more...]

City sells historic downtown building: Snoqualmie Valley Chamber relocates, hires familiar face

The City of Snoqualmie is closing its visitor center in the historic brick building at the corner of River Street and Falls Ave - and with that comes some changes for the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | goats on the lamb; teens on the egging; asleep in the bushes; ‘appears to be the work of the wind’

Here are a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past two … [Read more...]

Snow Day Encore! District explains decision to close schools February 7th

UPDATE |  February 7th, 5:40PM Many people were asking what drove the seemingly last minute change regarding the status of SVSD schools on Tuesday, February 7th - from a two-hour delay to a full closure … [Read more...]

National Signing Day, eight Mount Si seniors ready to become college student athletes

On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, Mount Si High School held its annual 'National Signing Day' event for seniors who have signed letters of intent to play various college sports across the country next year. This … [Read more...]

High Wind Warning Thursday; chance of snow, freezing rain Friday morning

The National Weather Service (NWS) extended a High Wind Warning for Cascade foothill areas until 12AM, February 3rd, saying  the pressure gradients that cause gap wind events (low pressure off shore and high … [Read more...]

Legislators ‘cautiously optimistic’ to expedite I-90/SR 18 interchange improvement funding

Hope floats for commuters and residents who regularly drive through the often congested - and often dangerous - I-90/SR 18 interchange area near Snoqualmie. The 2015 gas tax funded, $16 billion … [Read more...]

PHOTOS | 60,000 design, engineer hours produce final plans for NEW Mount Si High School

One month into 2017 and construction crews working on the Mount Si High School re-build continue to make on-time progress on ground stabilization for the foundation of the new 2,300 student, 355,000 sq. ft., … [Read more...]

King County Executive Dow Constantine visits the Valley: shows defiance of ‘other Washington,’ tackles homelessness, affordable housing

Local issues were infused with national politics as King County Executive Dow Constantine made a visit to the Snoqualmie Valley last week to speak at the January 25th Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Marijuana in the bathroom; masturbation in the park; beer in the drive-thru; decontamination of bodily fluids

Here's a few of the calls the Snoqualmie Police Department responded to in North Bend and Snoqualmie over the past week. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THEFT REPORT … [Read more...]