Small Landslide at I-90/SR 18 interchange over the weekend

A small landslide greeted Snoqualmie area drivers early Saturday morning, April 14, 2018.  It was first reported on WSDOT's social media feed around 6AM. The slide occurred on SR 18 underneath I-90 - right … [Read more...]

New ‘Trailhead Direct’ bus service to popular Mount Si, Teneriffe launches in May, could help ease North Bend road congestion

So Trailhead Direct is going to have a new destination this summer - North Bend. Since the announcement earlier this month, some locals have debated whether the service will help with the notorious congestion … [Read more...]

Heavy, sudden snow causes multiple accidents near North Bend overnight, takes life of pregnant Moses Lake woman

A strong weather convergence zone moved over the Snoqualmie Valley around 7PM, Easter Sunday (April 1st), bringing heavy snow, sleet, and hail. By 7:30PM Eastside Fire & Rescue reported via social media … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools starting two hours late, April 2nd; buses on snow routes in North Bend

After a strong Sunday night weather convergence zone brought snow and hail to the Snoqualmie Valley - causing multiple accidents on I-90 and forcing the closure of Snoqualmie Pass overnight - the Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Open on time, limited transportation in North Bend, Snoqualmie

As some light snow fell overnight, the Snoqualmie School District announced schools would OPEN on time and on a regular schedule, Tuesday, February 27, 2018. The district's buses would, though, be running … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools open, running two hours late with limited transportation

Some late weekend snow and overnight cold temperatures have affected thousands of SVSD students' return to school after mid-winter break. Early Monday morning, the Snoqualmie Valley School District announced … [Read more...]

Road Closure: Stilson Ave/432nd gets Pavement Repairs next week

The City of North Bend is warning residents of another road closure planned for Stilson Avenue (432nd Avenue SE) related to work for a new housing development. The city explained previous sewer main extension … [Read more...]

Head-on, fatal accident closes SR 18 over Tiger Mt. for hours Monday night

On Monday evening, February 5, 2018, the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) said a serious accident had both directions of SR 18 blocked just east of Issaquah-Hobart near milepost 20. The … [Read more...]

North Bend Traffic Improvement: five new roundabouts possible in next five years

In the near future the City of North Bend could have you driving in circles - literally. In the city's transportation plans are five new roundabouts to help deal with increasing traffic stemming from the … [Read more...]

Serious injury collision closes eastbound I-90 in North Bend during evening commute

At 3:50PM, January 24, 2018, the Washington State Patrol (WSP) reported via social media that a serious injury collision involving a semi and a Jeep had all lanes of eastbound I-90 blocked between exit 31 and … [Read more...]

Road Alert: Construction Delay Causes Extended Road Closure on Stilson Avenue SE/432nd  

Via press release the City of North Bend said an unfortunate construction delay on the Cedar Landing Home Development Sewer Main Extension project resulted in Stilson Ave/432nd not being fully opened until … [Read more...]

Police Seek Information, Dash Cam Video in SR 18 Fatality Investigation

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) is looking for anyone who may have witnessed a vehicle that might have lost part of its driveline, triggering a deadly accident on SR 18 Wednesday evening, December 13th.  The … [Read more...]

Another serious accident on SR 18 blocks all lanes Thursday morning

On December 14, 2017, for the second time in roughly 17 hours, a serious collision was blocking all lanes of SR 18 just west of I-90, with the accident occurring in the eastbound lanes. Eastside Fire and … [Read more...]

Police say DUI caused serious, multi-car accident near I-90/SR 18 interchange Monday evening

On December 5, 2017 the Washington State Patrol (WSP) released a collision report detailing the multi-car collision that brought eastbound I-90 traffic to a halt near SR 18 during the December 4th evening … [Read more...]

Council approves city levy increase, restricts new tax funds for street improvements

At its November 21st meeting, the North Bend City Council did something it had not done in many years: approved increasing the city's property tax levy - and did so with the intent of improving city … [Read more...]