Megan Campbell

Eastside mayors talk affordable housing, opioid epidemic and other challenges

Some might think traffic would be the focal point in a discussion about challenges facing Eastside communities — but a room full of more than… Continue reading

 

‘Cradle to grave’ care coming to Sammamish | Overlake Medical Center to open primary, urgent care clinic in Town Center

Overlake Medical Center is coming to Sammamish Town Center. The nonprofit regional medical center hopes to open its doors in Sammamish in the fall. It’s… Continue reading

 

Sammamish Farmers Market July 19 | Photos

Hundreds of residents passed through the Sammamish Farmers Market last week, purchasing fresh produce, trying various samples and enjoying acoustic music. The market runs every… Continue reading

 

Detectives uncover car prowl ring linked to 150 incidents around the region

The Bellevue Police Department has arrested more than 10 people allegedly part of an organized car prowl ring operating throughout the region, including a fatal… Continue reading

Sammamish City Council hopefuls go head-to-head in primary candidate forum

The nine Sammamish City Council hopefuls facing a primary this August went head-to-head Monday at the Sammamish Candidate Forum in City Hall. The forum was… Continue reading

Meet the Sammamish City Council Position 3 candidates

Position 3, one of four Sammamish City Council seats up for election this year, will see a primary in August. Immigration attorney Minal Ghassemieh, marketing… Continue reading

Funaddicts kick off Sammamish’s summer Concerts in the Park | Photos

Hundreds of residents sprawled out at Pine Lake Park last week for the city of Sammamish’s first summer Concerts in the Park series. About 600-800… Continue reading

KidsFirst! kicks off with Leapin’ Louie’s comedy show | Photos

Families gathered on the grass on a sunny Tuesday afternoon in East Sammamish Park to kick off KidsFirst! KidsFirst! offers weekly children entertainment every Tuesday… Continue reading

Front Street off-ramp collision leads to armed car jacking in Issaquah

It was a busy Wednesday morning on Interstate 90. First pigs were reportedly in the median near mile post 32, and then a collision at… Continue reading

Bob Keller named new Sammamish mayor

Christie Malchow elected Sammamish deputy mayor

Meet the Sammamish City Council Position 7 candidates

Position 7, one of four Sammamish City Council seats up for election this year, will see a primary in August. Program and project management consultant… Continue reading

Sammamish City Council approves six-year transportation plan

The Sammamish City Council unanimously adopted its six-year transportation improvement plan on June 27. The plan, a state-required itemized list to be updated annually, details… Continue reading

Meet the Sammamish City Council Position 5 candidates

Position 5, one of four Sammamish City Council seats up for election this year, will see a primary in August. Attorney Ryika Hooshangi, software engineer… Continue reading

Issaquah/Sammamish Reporter to moderate a Sammamish Candidate Forum July 17

Submit your questions for candidates to news@issaquahreporter.com

Extra patrols for the Fourth of July in Sammamish

Sammamish will see extra police patrols leading up to the star-spangled holiday next week. Starting Friday and running through July 4, the Sammamish Police Department… Continue reading

King County asks court to expedite lawsuit regarding East Lake Sammamish Trail

King County filed a motion for a preliminary injunction in federal court Monday, following the June 14 lawsuit it submitted regarding the East Lake Sammamish… Continue reading

Sammamish youth fly their way to a Quidditch victory

Gwenyth Seet, 10, flies up the middle of the Quidditch pitch, Quaffle in hand. A number of chasers from the opposing team, the Ravendors, surround… Continue reading

Roger Chapanis drops out of Sammamish City Council Position 7 race

Roger Chapanis, one of four people to register for Sammamish City Council Position 7, announced this week that he would be dropping out of the… Continue reading

King County files lawsuit against city of Sammamish regarding East Lake Sammamish Trail

King County and the city of Sammamish find themselves once again in litigation over issues regarding the East Lake Sammamish Trail. The 11-mile trail connecting… Continue reading

Sammamish City Council approves additional funding to Sammamish Heritage Society

The Sammamish City Council voted 6-1 at its June 6 meeting to approve additional funding to the Sammamish Heritage Society. “It’s great,” Sammamish Heritage Society… Continue reading