Police Officers Host ‘Night out Against Crime,’ Meet Neighbors, Free Dinner and Fun

2014 Night out Against Crime event at the Snoqualmie Police Station. Photo: City of Snoqualmie

Looking for something fun to do with the kids on a summer evening? Here's a chance to get to know local police officers and mingle with Snoqualmie Valley residents and neighbors. Every year on the same night … [Read more...]

Police Blotter | Parents Charged with Contributing To Teen Party; Gas Nozzle Drive-away; You’ve got a Taser, I’ve Got a Pistol

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

Art and Wine Walk Through the Streets of Remodeled, Downtown Snoqualmie this Friday

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Art and Wine. Wine and Art.  On a sunny, summer Friday evening in downtown Snoqualmie.  Did I mention the downtown remodel is pretty much finished? Landscaping and final touches on the yearlong construction … [Read more...]

Land Zoning Change Considered, Possibly Opening Door to More Development in North Bend, Snoqualmie

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The topic of development in the Snoqualmie Valley is often a contentious one, as the once predominantly rural area has become home to [sub]urban sprawl over the past two decades. But just how does that … [Read more...]

Business Comings | Pike Place Market Butcher Opens in Snoqualmie; Maverick Brings Texas BBQ to Railroad Ave

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Meat lovers take note. Over the past few months a couple of new businesses have set up shop in downtown Snoqualmie, which might have your barbecue needs covered... whether you want it prepared or want to cook … [Read more...]

Weekend Garden Tour Gives Opportunity to Stroll Through Local, Beautifully Landscaped Yards

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Have you ever walked or driven past a home and admired the front yard?  Maybe it got you curious if the front yard looks that great, I wonder what going on behind the backyard fence? If so, this weekend is … [Read more...]

Who Takes a Horse? Beloved Family Horse Suspected Stolen from Snoqualmie Property

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Sarah Dafler said she has always been a horse person - that she was on a horse before she could sit up on her own. She said she's owned a lot of horses in her life, but described JD as "the horse" for … [Read more...]

Multiple Brush Fires Plague Snoqualmie Valley, but Rain Finally in Forecast

North Bend brush fire, 7/19/15. Photo: Eastside Firefighters Facebook page.

Sunday, July 12, 2015, multiple brush fires broke out along the I-90 median near Snoqualmie. Sunday, July 19th, amidst 100+ degree temperatures, local firefighters battled a fast spreading, large brush fire in … [Read more...]

Growing Pains | District Responds to Criticism Over Buying Properties to Expand Mount Si High School

Parcels of contiguous land the Snoqualmie Valley School District is trying to purchase to enlarge Mount Si High School.

On June 11, 2o15 the Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors unanimously passed a resolution authorizing the purchase of seven parcels of contiguous land adjacent to Mount Si High … [Read more...]

Firefighters Respond to Large Brush Fire near North Bend

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North Bend City Administrator Londi Lindell sent out a message to area residents, Sunday afternoon, July 19, 2015, that a wildland fire was burning along the Snoqualmie River near the Tannerwood Trail - and was … [Read more...]

Weekend Happenings | North Bend Block Party, Tour de Peaks, Thomas the Tank Engine

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It's another busy weekend in the upper Snoqualmie Valley, with some big events that will close some local streets and maybe cause a little traffic congestion as visitors (and locals) descend on our beautiful … [Read more...]

Twin Peaks Director David Lynch Spotted Around the Valley, Series Heading to Showtime next Year

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It's not breaking news. More like a Hollywood tidbit, but ever since Showtime announced last fall that its bringing back Twin Peaks after 25 years, the question around the Valley has been when will film crews … [Read more...]

Shaking Things up | New Mount Si High School Dance Team Formed

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Some young ladies have been busy this summer... busy bringing a dance team to Mount Si High School. Team organizers say they are excited to announce the creation of a new dance team that will be heavily … [Read more...]

Bringing Home Puppy | New Puppy Gear Tips

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In her latest column, North Bend resident and pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy for Wayward Dogs offers up important puppy gear tips as she readies herself for her new canine addition.... a recently born puppy … [Read more...]

Bicycle, Car Collision | Father Says Helmet from Tanner Jeans Bike Rodeo Helped Save Son’s Life

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Eleven years ago after Tanner Jeans perished in a tragic bike accident on a quiet Snoqualmie street, one of the driving forces behind the ensuing Tanner Jean Memorial Foundation, Laurie Gibbs, set out with a … [Read more...]