FREE Car Wash Day as Brown Bear Celebrates Anniversary


If your car's a little dirty and you're near a Brown Bear Car Wash, then Thursday, August 21st is your lucky day, as Brown Bear is giving away FREE car washes all day long as they celebrate their 57th … [Read more...]

‘We Need a Bathroom!’ Working to Bring Permanent Toilets to Shores of Snoqualmie River in Fall City

Floaters on the Snoqualmie River near Fall City. Photo; Screenshot fundraiser video.

There's one thing that's missing along the Snoqualmie River near Fall City for the thousands of floaters and fishers who visit each year.... a permanent place to "relieve yourself." Instead of the Fall City … [Read more...]

Daughter Love to Sing? Snoqualmie Valley Girls Choir Hosts ‘Meet & Greet,’ Informational Picnic


The Snoqualmie Valley Girls' Choir begins their 11th season with a summer picnic, Tuesday, August 19, 2014, introducing new director, Julie Parsons. Girls in grades 4-12 who are interested in joining for the … [Read more...]

Work Starts near North Bend Outlet Mall for Possible New Hotel; Construction Closes Snoqualmie Street for Six Weeks


Work continues in downtown Snoqualmie on a big remodeling project that will bring infrastructure improvements and a new boardwalk adjacent the historic railroad tracks.  For six weeks the work will close two … [Read more...]

Seahawks ‘Rumble at the Ridge’ Kicks off Boeing Classic Week, Monday August 18th


No rest for the weary. Right as Railroad Days wraps up a busy weekend in downtown Snoqualmie, Boeing Classic week ramps up on Snoqualmie Ridge. And.. how do you know Boeing Classic week has begun at TPC … [Read more...]

Canine Trail Etiquette: Walking with your Dog on Woodland Trails


North Bend resident and pet trainer at Le Chic Pet, Melissa Grant, takes on a dog etiquette topic in her latest column. As many Snoqualmie Valley residents take their dogs on local trail walks, the topic was … [Read more...]

Railroad Days! Weekend Packed Full of Fun on Tap for Snoqualmie

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Snoqualmie Railroad Days is just days away! Starting Friday, August 15, 2014 and running through Sunday, August 17th, it's three days packed full of entertainment, food, kid fun and community celebration of … [Read more...]

Perfect Concert Venue: Salish Lodge ‘Music on the Green’ Wraps up Summer Concert Series Right Next to Snoqualmie Falls


Outdoor summer concerts in our own Snoqualmie Valley backyard.  How did I not know? Especially when the backdrop for the concerts is one of my favorite places, Snoqualmie Falls? The last performance in the … [Read more...]

Brightest of 2014 Super Moons Captured from Snoqualmie Point Park

August 10, 2014, super moon from Snoqualmie Point Park. Pic; Barb McDaniel

So the moon illusion dubbed the 'super moon' is (was) visible three times in 2014 - July 12th, August 10th and September 9th - with last night's full (super) moon appearing the biggest and brightest of the … [Read more...]

Distric Ok’s Disneyland Trip for Mount Si Special Needs Students, BUT Community Help Needed to Make Dreams Come True

Mount Si High School TLC Class and teaching staff.

For some kids, though, walking through Disneyland's magic gates takes more planning - and a lot more effort.  Special Education teachers at Mount Si High School are willing to undertake all that work to expose … [Read more...]