Business

Jacksons stores donate thousands to domestic violence coalitions in ‘Gift of Peace’ campaign

In the 14th anniversary year of the “Give the Gift of Peace” campaign, Jacksons Food Stores and its customers donated a total of $183,573.52 —… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Housing prices continue to climb as available inventory shrinks | Real Estate

The year 2018 is off to a robust start in the residential housing market. In Snoqualmie, we have 50 percent more pending sales in January… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2018

Housing market stays hot in 2018, buyers should be ready to act | Real Estate

According to the National Association of Realtors, the sale of homes across the United States is expected to increase 3.7 percent in 2018 compared to… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2018

Snoqualmie Valley Hospital CEO Tom Parker is featured speaker at Feb. 28 Chamber luncheon

Tom Parker, Chief Executive Officer of Snoqualmie Valley Hospital, will give an update on the latest developments at Snoqualmie Valley Hospital at the Wednesday, Feb.… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2018

Downtown Foundation hosts merchants’ meet-and-greet Monday in North Bend

The North Bend Downtown Foundation is hosting a merchants’ meet-and-greet event, 5 to 7 p.m. at Compass Adventures, downtown North Bend. All downtown business owners… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Panel on Career Exploration Fridays brings together educators and business

Career Exploration Fridays, a program to help students find and pursue career and education pathways by interacting with local businesses, was the center of discussion… Continue reading

Twin Peaks Nutrition shop expands to wellness center in North Bend

Since buying Nature’s Market Place in 2015, owner Sharon Hockenbury has had a goal of creating a wellness center. That expansion happened in October, when… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2018

Snoqualmie business owners open co-working space in Snoqualmie Ridge | Spotlight on Business 2018

Residents of the Valley who run a small business or work from home have a new opportunity to work from a professional space in Snoqualmie.… Continue reading

Growing Valley means growth for Premium Outlets shopping base | Spotlight on Business 2018

Located just off I-90 exit 31, the North Bend Premium Outlets has been one of the many business locations in the Snoqualmie Valley that captures… Continue reading

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Snoqualmie merchant groups await city progress on creation of economic development liaison | Spotlight on Business 2018

With the start of a new year, Snoqualmie businesses are looking forward to the progress they can make individually and as a group. Efforts to… Continue reading

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PSE commits to shrink its carbon footprint 50 percent by 2040

Puget Sound Energy recently announced its commitment to reducing its carbon footprint by 50 percent by 2040. The company has developed a measurable plan to… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2018

New Sigillo Cellars building proposed for vacant King Street Lot

Future development of the King Street lot, located on King Street and Railroad Avenue in downtown Snoqualmie, may become a reality within the next year.… Continue reading

Finding the spiritual path: Psychic and spiritual advice business opens in Snoqualmie

One of Snoqualmie’s newest businesses is offering a unique service to those looking for personal and professional life advice. Sammamish resident Paris Evano has begun… Continue reading

Evergreen Hospital names West Chief Nursing Officer

EvergreenHealth Monroe recently welcomed Brenda West as chief nursing officer (CNO) to the Sky Valley-based hospital. In her new role, West joins EvergreenHealth Monroe’s executive… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Low inventory drives up area housing prices, but many properties expected on the market in early 2018

The number of homes available for purchase in December, 2017, was exceptionally low in Snoqualmie, even by “typical” end-of-year standards. December’s inventory was down 5… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2018

Chamber luncheon Jan. 24 to discuss connecting local jobs and skilled workers

The Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce will host a panel discussion on connecting jobs with a skilled workforce, and a partnership bringing local students to… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2018

Opstad students receive donation of 20 bikes, helmets, from Singletrack in North Bend

Singletrack Cycles in downtown North Bend donated more than 20 gently used and new bicycles with helmets to families in the Valley at Opstad Elementary… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2018

North Bend woman honored for top sales in state in home-based marketing business

Jeri Taylor-Swade, of North Bend, was recently awarded the SeneGence International certificate of recognition for the Top Sales of the Year in the State of… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2017

The Summit to offer brighter and more night skiing through partnership with PSE

Conditions will be a little brighter – and more energy efficient – at The Summit at Snoqualmie this year. Through a partnership with Puget Sound… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2017

Tribe chooses casino executive and Ho-Chunk Nation member Briah Decorah as Casino’s new CEO

The Snoqualmie Tribal Council announced Dec. 13 that Brian Decorah will be joining the Tribe as the new CEO for Snoqualmie Casino. “We are excited… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2017