About Us

Situated against the scenic backdrop of the Cascade Mountains, the cities of Issaquah and Sammamish sport million dollar homes, vast greenbelts, and charming downtowns. The average household incomes in both of these cities rank among the top 16 wealthiest zip codes in the Greater Seattle area.

Residents participate actively in their communities and look to the friendly tabloid format of the Issaquah and Sammamish Reporter every Friday for local news and information. Bordering Issaquah to the north lies Sammamish – a family-friendly city whose residents enjoy a quality lifestyle.

Luxury homes and townhomes are nestled along the scenic shores of Lake Sammamish and above on the Plateau. The majority of residents are affluent, educated homeowners who carefully protect the natural beauty of their environment.

The city of Sammamish has a small business community located amidst its two shopping centers.


Who We Are


Carrie Rodriguez

Senior Editor
Samantha Pak

Sports Editor
Andy Nystrom

City Government
Katie Metzger
Evan Pappas

Aaron Kunkler

Crimes and Courts
Kailan Manandic

Schools and Arts
Madison Miller

Shaun Scott

King County News Desk
County Reporter
Josh Kelety

Editorial Director
Andy Hobbs

Calendar Editor
Gavin Borchert

Layout Artist
Megan Campbell