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Blotter: Juvenile thief ditches backpack of stolen liquor, with his name on it; crossbow-carrying man seen in wooded area off Parkway

Snoqualmie-North Bend Police Department Friday, Sept. 8 Theft: At 8:16 p.m., a…

  • Sep 21st, 2017

 

Train museum adds steam locomotive to collection; H.K. Porter engine to be moved to North Bend Depot Thursday

Snoqualmie’s Northwest Railway Museum is making room Thursday morning for a new…

  • Sep 21st, 2017

 

Tourism organizations can apply now for city of Snoqualmie grant funding

Valley organizations that provide services for tourists or promote tourism can now…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

 

Hospital board unhappy with affiliation proposal, sets meeting to hear more from Regional Health

Despite a negative reaction to the only affiliation proposal the hospital has…

Snoqualmie City Council increases human services funding for 2018

In a unanimous vote, the Snoqualmie City Council increased the total amount…

Chamber luncheon Sept. 27 to feature King County Council candidate forum

Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts its first member luncheon of the…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

One big problem down, two to go: Area legislators discuss success of education funding plan, challenges of Hirst decision, traffic congestion for next session

A coalition of 10 Chambers of Commerce invited legislators from eight area districts to talk about the outcomes of the last legislative session, and to look at what’s ahead.

North Bend City Council to discuss Middle Fork corridor study at Tuesday work session

The North Bend City Council has scheduled a special work session for…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Snoqualmie Fire Chief graduates from FEMA advanced emergency management training

Snoqualmie Fire Chief Mark Correira recently completed a training course on FEMA’s…

  • Sep 14th, 2017

Snoqualmie swears in two new police officers

Two new officers, Evan Jones and James Kaae, have joined the ranks…

Blotter: Fuel spilled at Parkway and Railroad; Composting mulch pile ignites, burns porch

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

  • Sep 14th, 2017

Rags used for wood stain determined to be cause of Sept. 12 house fire in North Bend

No one was injured in an early-morning fire in the 1000 block…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Smoke fills Preston barbecue restaurant early Wednesday morning

Smoke at a barbecue place is normally a good thing, but at…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Eastside mayors talk challenges at the local, regional level

Some might think traffic would be the focal point in a discussion…

Applications due Sept. 21 for Snoqualmie City Council seat

The city of Snoqualmie is accepting applications from Snoqualmie residents to fill…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

To fight downtown blight, North Bend approves fee waiver for new businesses

Empty buildings and downtown blight will be combated in a new way…

Sign spinner advertises for downtown North Bend businesses, affected by construction work

Downtown North Bend businesses are open, despite the construction work along North…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Burglars steal $1,000 worth of merchandise from Snoqualmie shop Thursday

An unknown number of thieves cut the security cables around merchandise outside…

Police identify North Bend vandals as juveniles, continue to investigate Wednesday night spree

Security video shows a group of teens on a vandalism spree in downtown North Bend Wednesday night, causing several thousands of dollars in damage.

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Blotter: Fire climbs moss to treetop, reignites hours later; man attacks cars with hammer and crowbar

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Stillwater Natural Area project receives $170,000 grant from EPA

The Stillwater Natural Area near Carnation is one of the beneficiaries of…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Access to Moss Lake Natural Area closes, Sept. 11 to 29, for culvert work

King County’s Moss Lake Natural Area, east of Lake Joy, will close…

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Snoqualmie City Council to record and live stream meetings starting this fall

Snoqualmie citizens will soon be able to follow along with all the…

CERT emergency training starts Sept. 16 in Snoqualmie

The cities of Snoqualmie and North Bend are offering the FEMA-certified Community…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Rep. Reichert announces he won’t run for re-election in 2018

U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert, R-Auburn, will not run for an eighth term…

Rallies, condemnation follow federal announcement of DACA rollback

The King County Council responded Tuesday to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’…

Smoke, ash in the air caused by Eastern Washington fires, says Eastside Fire & Rescue; Mount Si moves sports practices indoors

Eastside Fire & Rescue dispatchers have reported receiving multiple calls about a…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Hundreds turn out to debate future of Mountain Meadows Farm

It will be both a farm and a college in the next…

North Bend Way from Bendigo to Ballarat to close for three weeks, starting Tuesday

East North Bend Way, between Main Avenue North and Ballarat Avenue North,…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Snoqualmie Valley School District announces leadership transitions for the 2017-18 school year

In preparation for the beginning of the new school year, the Snoqualmie…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Tour Carnation stream buffer restoration project on Sept. 16

The King County Conservation District will run a farm property stream buffer…

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Blotter | Freeway car accident is missing a victim; Brush fire threatens two trailers on locked job site

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following…

  • Aug 31st, 2017

City makes plans to fill vacant council seat

At the Aug. 28 Snoqualmie City Council meeting, council members approved a…

North Fork Road closed because of Quarry wildfire in Snoqualmie National Forest

A section of North Fork Road SE is closed due to a…

  • Aug 30th, 2017

DelBene tours Dancing Crow Farm and Microsoft FarmBeats project, calls for innovative investments to modernize U.S. infrastructure

Last week, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) met with local innovators on ways…

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Segale sells North Bend property, slated for 156 homes to builders

A 39-acre parcel of North Bend that has been slated for residential…

  • Aug 28th, 2017

King County Conservation District hosts restoration tour in Carnation Sept. 6

A tour of a shoreline restoration project from 6 to 8:30 p.m.,…

  • Aug 28th, 2017

Current Issaquah City Council candidate, local pediatrician among Reichert’s opponents in 2018 election

The primaries for the November 2017 election may have just taken place,…

‘A gift to everyone’ | Community-made mural brings rainbow to Issaquah Salmon Hatchery

The Issaquah Salmon Hatchery just got a whole lot more colorful. The…