Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Unveils New Family Life Center with Gymnasium, Ampitheater

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So it goes, as the Snoqualmie Valley has grown over the past 14 years, so has Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church. Have you noticed the construction occurring at Snoqualmie Valley Alliance Church near Fall … [Read more...]

Raising Puppy Valley-Style: Eating Crow and Socializing Via Facebook Playdates

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This is the latest column from North Bend resident and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs, Melissa Grant, who is taking you along the journey of raising Bee, her new … [Read more...]

Business Comings | Renovation Turns Historic Building into New Gift Store

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If it can work in North Bend with Birches Habitat and Selah Gifts, then it's probably time Snoqualmie gives it a try. Since August Snoqualmie resident Peggy Lefly, along with the help of her boyfriend, has … [Read more...]

Night on a Dark Trail, New Spot to Increase the Spook, October 9th & 10th


BOO! Ready for some Halloween fun? After last year's Night on a Dark Trail at Snoqualmie Community Park was cut short by a wind and rain storm, the always fun and often spooky Snoqualmie Valley Halloween … [Read more...]

VIDEO | Candidate Forum Helps you Decide, November Election Filled with Contested Races, Hot Button Issues

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Did you realize we are less than a month from the November 3rd General Election? In North Bend, where the issues of growth and growth management are hot button topics, three contested council races are … [Read more...]

Scary Moments as Small Plane Crash-Lands near Busy Fall City Roundabout

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There were some frightening moments for a pilot and witnesses on the ground as a small plane crashed-landed into a field near the Fall City Bistro and the busy SR 202/SR 203 roundabout, Friday evening, October … [Read more...]

What I Wish I’d Known When Applying to College, Mount Si Graduate Reflects

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[About the Author: Paige McCall is a freshman at New York University and a 2015 Mount Si High School graduate. She is studying screenwriting at NYU's Film and TV Institute.] Acceptance Rates are … [Read more...]

Keeping Kids Safe | Seattle Police Department Internet Safety Expert Visits Valley

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Thanks to a grant from the Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation, all SVSD middle and high school students, as well as their parents, can learn important cyber safety tips next week, on October 5th and … [Read more...]

SVSD Elementary School Boundary Change Options Announced

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Since passing a school bond last February that included funds to build SVSD's 6th elementary school, district officials have stated a boundary revision would be needed to populate the new school. In … [Read more...]

Traffic Heads Up | Be Prepared for Two Weekends of SR 18 Closures near Snoqualmie

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The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) says drivers who use SR 18 near Snoqualmie/Tiger Mountain and Auburn should plan  ahead for full directional closures and major detours this weekend, … [Read more...]

‘Really Nice’ Hotel is Coming to North Bend, But Which One?

Site of new hotel to be constructed in North Bend at the corner of Bendigo & South Fork Ave near the Outlet Mall

In August 2014 site work began at the corner of Bendigo Blvd and South Fork Ave in North Bend for a future hotel under the permitting name 'New Sky Hotels.'  The big mystery since then has been what … [Read more...]

Metro Changes Snoqualmie Valley Bus Route 628

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Metro riders in the Snoqualmie Valley will now be able to enjoy a later trip to the Issaquah Highlands Park and Ride on weekday mornings. Route 628 provides a weekday connection between the North Bend Outlet … [Read more...]

Man Falls to Death While Hiking Near North Bend, Dog Survives

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The King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) said a 58-year old Mill Creek man fell to his death Sunday, September 27, 2015 while hiking with his dog in the Twin Falls Natural Area/Olallie State Park region near … [Read more...]

New ‘Seahawks Park’ | Girl Scouts Help Create Action-Packed Local Park

Fisher Creek Park play equipment was chosen by local girl scouts.

Fisher Creek Park in Snoqualmie recently received what many parents say was a much-needed facelift. And ever since new park equipment was installed earlier this month, the feedback has been nothing but … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Lots of Theft Reports; Elk Blood, NOT Human; Watch your Change; Music Down or Citation Via Mail


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