‘The Voice’ Finalist, Austin Jenckes, Gives Hometown Benefit Concert for Oso Mudslide Victims


You saw him on The Voice.  Now you can see him in person. Duvall-raised singer and songwriter, Austin Jenckes, will play a solo concert this Saturday, April 19, 2014, to benefit victims of the March 22nd Oso … [Read more...]

Bring on the Eggs! Thousands of Easter Eggs being Filled for Area Egg Hunts


Easter may be late on the calendar this year, but that doesn't mean the annual area Easter festivities will be less fun... or crowded. The weather forecast is calling for possible rain Saturday afternoon and … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Attracting Price Savvy Home Buyers From Issaquah & Bellevue


So… it’s finally happened. Many home buyers on the Eastside have reached a threshold for what they’re willing to pay for their next home. Put more bluntly… more buyers have come to the conclusion that Issaquah … [Read more...]

Backyard Bobcat Sighting; Whoops, NOT my Neighbor’s Cat

Bobcat in the woods lining Snoqualmie Ridge, Deer Park neighborhood, 4/8/14

During our 13 years in Snoqualmie, we've seen lots of wildlife.  It's something to be expected as we moved to a subdivision carved out of the woods. Our first Snoqualmie home was more central, pack in tightly … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Pets 101: ‘Little Dog’ Syndrome, Is it Real?


In her latest column, North Bend resident and pet trainer for Le Chic Pet, Melissa Grant, explores 'Little Dog Syndrome,' examining if it's real and why on earth it seems to … [Read more...]

Police Looking for Distracted Drivers, Effort to get Residents to Put Cell Phones Down


How many times have you looked at the car next to you on a city road or busy freeway and witnessed someone talking or texting? Well, here's a notice to drivers who have trouble putting their phones down … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley, the Next Wine Destination?


Obviously, the Snoqualmie Valley isn't Woodinville when it comes to wine making and tasting, but you have to start somewhere, right? When it comes to wine, it looks like two wineries are taking a chance on … [Read more...]