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Photo courtesy of the Northwest Railway Museum

Northwest Railway Museum: Train rides and shed update

The Northwest Railway Museum is happy to announce that winter train rides will be offered for the first time beginning on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021… Continue reading

 

Tolt Reservoir and Morning Glory Spillway. From Seattle.gov

Tolt Dam fails another weekly test following windstorm

Seattle Public Utilities will be presenting to the Carnation City Council on Jan. 19.

 

Rendering of the Torguson Skatepark plan. Courtesy of the Si View Metropolitan Park District website

News Around the Valley: Skate park delay; expanded train rides

Torguson skate park renovation update Recent wet weather is slowing progress on some of the remaining skate park components that are being renovated at the… Continue reading

 

Photo by William Shaw
Mouth of the Raging River where it flows into the Snoqualmie River, just east of the Fall City Bridge, on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 5.

News around the Valley: Tribe sues over archives building

Snoqualmie Indian Tribe and AG Ferguson sue Trump administration The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe joined Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson in filing a federal lawsuit… Continue reading

Photo by William Shaw
Mouth of the Raging River where it flows into the Snoqualmie River, just east of the Fall City Bridge, on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 5.
On Dec. 5, the North Bend Downtown Foundation hosted a live tree lighting with Mayor Rob McFarland and a cutout of Buddy the Elf. (Screenshot)

North Bend holiday lights to stay up through February

Holiday lights in downtown North Bend are staying up this year through the end of February after the city was asked to do so by… Continue reading

On Dec. 5, the North Bend Downtown Foundation hosted a live tree lighting with Mayor Rob McFarland and a cutout of Buddy the Elf. (Screenshot)
North Bend Mayor Rob McFarland. File photo

North Bend mayor issues quarterly report

North Bend Mayor Rob McFarland has welcomed in the New Year by issuing a quarterly update on the city and laying out priorities for 2021.… Continue reading

North Bend Mayor Rob McFarland. File photo
A photo of first resonders, the fire dog and Santa, who collected food donations for the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank this month. Contributed by the city of Snoqualmie

Snoqualmie food drive nets 6,000 lbs for the holidays

The Snoqualmie Firefighters Association Santa Parade received more than 6,000 lbs of food for the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank this holiday season. The food was… Continue reading

A photo of first resonders, the fire dog and Santa, who collected food donations for the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank this month. Contributed by the city of Snoqualmie
Screenshot of Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson and Santa Claus.

News Around the Valley: Toy drives, Christmas trees, hospital CEO, North Bend human services

New hospital CEO named Snoqualmie Valley Hospital has named Renee Jensen as its CEO. Jensen has more than two decades of experience in health care… Continue reading

Screenshot of Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson and Santa Claus.
Courtesy of the Department of Natural Resources

Final parcel added to Middle Fork Snoqualmie conservation area

The last piece of trust land inside the Middle Fork Snoqualmie Natural Resources Conservation Area has been permanently conserved following a decision by the Washington… Continue reading

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Ryan Hartwell (Fred) hugs Tim Platt (Scrooge) in the final scene of VCS’s production of “A Christmas Carol” in 2019. File photo

‘A Christmas Carol’ returns Dec. 5

Valley Center Stage will be performing its rendition of “A Christmas Carol” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5. The cast has adapted their acting to… Continue reading

Ryan Hartwell (Fred) hugs Tim Platt (Scrooge) in the final scene of VCS’s production of “A Christmas Carol” in 2019. File photo
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News Around the Valley: Holiday lights, toy drive, school pictures, survival tips

North Bend Holly Days The city of North Bend and the North Bend Downtown Foundation are working to create a safe Holly Days this year.… Continue reading

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A hazy view of Mt. Si from North Bend on Oct. 6. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

News Around the Valley: Trees, flood control, lights and rain

Volunteers plant North Bend trees On Nov. 6, volunteers came together at North Bend City Hall, celebrating Arbor Day by planting 40 native conifer trees.… Continue reading

A hazy view of Mt. Si from North Bend on Oct. 6. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo
A coho salmon. The 14th annual Salmon SEEson program provides information on virtual and self-guided viewing locations around King County. Flickr/Bureau of Land Management

News Around the Valley: Grants, COVID-19, business assistance, salmon sightings

Grants available for community organizations, chambers Chambers of Commerce and community-based organizations that provide marketing, technical assistance and economic development to small businesses in unincorporated… Continue reading

A coho salmon. The 14th annual Salmon SEEson program provides information on virtual and self-guided viewing locations around King County. Flickr/Bureau of Land Management
Some cool deer near Preston on Oct. 6. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

News around the Valley: Ballots, oil, weather, water

Voters in the Snoqualmie Valley should have received their ballots for the election.

Some cool deer near Preston on Oct. 6. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo
Courtesy of Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust

Camp Brown opens in the Snoqualmie Valley

A new trail and day use area is open for public use in the Snoqualmie Valley. The Camp Brown day use area is a family-friendly… Continue reading

Courtesy of Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust
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Snoqualmie train rides return on Oct. 3

Train excursions at the Northwest Railway Museum will resume on Oct. 3 in the upper Snoqualmie Valley. The popular train rides are scheduled to continue… Continue reading

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News around the valley: New brews, school schedule, council member censured
News around the valley: New brews, school schedule, council member censured
COVID-19 cases trending down in the valley after brief spike

COVID-19 cases trending down in the valley after brief spike

Latest numbers from King County

COVID-19 cases trending down in the valley after brief spike
City of North Bend. Courtesy photo.

North Bend begins distributing biz relief funds

North Bend provided 50 local businesses and organizations a slice of the city’s share of the federal CARES Act. To date, the city has delivered… Continue reading

City of North Bend. Courtesy photo.