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Sound Publishing reports local news at a depth that engages readers — providing guaranteed read time.

Our community news teams cover and report local news in more depth than the major dailies within the same region. Readers who wish to be informed about issues that affect their lives and communities rely on news and media content created and distributed by Sound Publishing.

There is no better resource than Sound Publishing for suburban penetration in the Pacific Northwest. Our products enjoy unprecedented read time, making it to the kitchen counter, not the recycling bin.

At Sound, we remain dedicated to covering stories that touch the lives of our readers in each community. No one else reports down to the neighborhood.

Recognized with 236 industry awards in 2013!

The winners of the 2013 WNPA (Washington Newspaper Publishers Association) were announced and Sound Publishing, Inc. secured 215 awards. 73 of those were 1st place, including the coveted General Excellence!

The Daily Herald (Everett) earned three C.B. Blethen Memorial Awards at the Pacific Northwest Newspaper Association convention. Noah Haglund and Scott North were recognized with a 1st place for Investigative Reporting and Erick Stevick won 1st for Feature Writing!

Nationally, Sound was recognized by LMA (Local Media Association) with seventeen awards. Receiving first place awards for Advertising and Promotional Material, Best Business Publication, Best Single Ad and a tie between our own titles for Best Homes Publication.

35%

professional/
managerial

65%

married

62%

income $50,000+

72%

own single
family home 

34%

households
with children 

KITSAP COUNTY Frequency Issue Delivery Format Circulation Pay Type PCI Print Rate Unique Online Visitors
Bainbridge Island Review once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 2,979  paid $22.40 51,655
Bremerton Patriot/Central Kitsap Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 29,001  vol. paid 27.50 18,119
Kingston Community News monthly last Fri mail tabloid 1 9,000 free 12.50 6,469
Kitsap Week* once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 62,746 Vol. paid 35.20
North Kitsap Herald once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 12,596 vol. paid 22.40 46,163
Port Orchard Independent once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 18,170 vol. paid 22.40 30,177
Veterans Life monthly Fri 7-12 days prior carrier tabloid 1 8,495 free 20.00 464
KING COUNTY Frequency Issue Delivery Format Circulation Pay Type PCI Print Rate Unique Online Visitors
Auburn Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 24,441 free 24.15 49,468
Bellevue Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 36,083 free 35.85 47,808
Bonney Lake & Sumner Courier-Herald once/week Wed carrier tabloid 1 14,351 free 24.15 8,789
Expanded distribution every 1st Wed of the month! carrier tabloid 1 18,008 free 24.15 
Bothell/Kenmore Reporter biweekly 1st & 3rd Fri carrier tabloid 1 20,446 free 24.15  31,034
Covington/Maple Valley/Black Diamond Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 24,301 free 24.15  23,991
Enumclaw Courier-Herald once/week Wed carrier tabloid 1 11,909 vol. paid 18.10 27,462
Federal Way Mirror once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 29,720 vol. paid 28.90 55,817
Issaquah/Sammamish Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 25,171 free 28.90 20,084
Kent Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 25,136 free 28.90 45,577
Kirkland Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 25,794 free 28.90 62,686
Mercer Island Reporter once/week Wed mail tabloid 1 3,223 paid 14.90 34,014
Redmond Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 23,402 free 28.90 34,314
Renton Reporter once/week Fri carrier tabloid 1 25,742 free 28.90 30,309
Scene Magazine** monthly Wed/Fri carrier tabloid 1 65,481 free modular 2,975
Seattle Weekly  once/week Wed rack tabloid 1 55,033 free 14.90 641,933
Snoqualmie Valley Record once/week Wed carrier tabloid 1 12,281 vol. paid 18.10 22,292
Tacoma Daily Index  daily daily rack tabloid 1 100 paid 31.00 – 330.00 1,689
Tukwila Reporter monthly 3rd Wed mailed tabloid 1 10,492 free 18.10 7,149
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber once/week Wed carrier tabloid 1 3,287 paid 14.10 19,269
ISLAND & SAN JUAN COUNTY Frequency Issue Delivery Format Circulation Pay Type PCI Print Rate Unique Online Visitors
Islands’ Sounder once/week Wed mail tabloid 1 1,670 paid 14.70 21,184
Islands’ Weekly once/week Tue mail tabloid 1 2,031 free 14.70 3,657
Journal of the San Juan Islands once/week Wed mail tabloid 1 2,096 paid 14.70 22,737
South Whidbey Record twice/week Wed/Sat carrier tabloid 1 3,260 paid 16.65 47,010
Whidbey Crosswind  monthly Fri 7-12 days prior carrier tabloid 1 6,326 free 20.60 891
Whidbey Examiner once/week Thu mail tabloid 1 2,165 paid 9.75 5,137
Whidbey News-Times twice/week Wed/Sat carrier tabloid 1 5,090 paid 19.70 71,683
Whidbey TMC once/week Wed carrier tabloid 1 6,752 free -
JEFFERSON & CLALLAM COUNTIES Frequency Issue Delivery Format Circulation Pay Type PCI Print Rate Unique Online Visitors
Forks Forum once/week Thu mail tabloid 3 4,911 vol. paid 10.25 3,118
Peninsula Daily News daily Mon-Thu carrier broadsheet 2 12,973 paid 27.55 197,824
(Preprints on Wed, Fri & Sun) daily Fri carrier broadsheet 2 14,444 paid 27.55
daily Sun carrier broadsheet 2 14,966 paid 29.60
Sequim Gazette once/week Wed carrier broadsheet 3 5,495 paid 15.50 27,965
Homes ~ Land Olympic Peninsula monthly rack 5,350 free modular -
Homes ~ Land Islander monthly rack 4,750 free modular -
SNOHOMISH COUNTY Frequency Issue Delivery Format Circulation Pay Type PCI Print Rate Unique Online Visitors
Arlington Times/ Marysville Globe once/week Sat carrier tabloid 1 19,462 vol. paid 23.95 12,788
The Daily Herald  daily Mon-Wed, Sat carrier broadsheet 4 41,608 paid 71.04 699,911
(Preprints on Wed, Thu, Fri & Sun) daily Thu carrier broadsheet 5 41,378 paid 71.04
daily Fri carrier broadsheet 6 43,725 paid 71.04
daily Sun carrier broadsheet 7 48,982 paid 81.63
The Herald Business Journal monthly last Wed mailed tabloid 5 13,000 paid modular 24,494
La Raza  once/week Fri rack tabloid 6 22,145 free modular -
WHATCOM COUNTY Frequency Issue Delivery Format Circulation Pay Type PCI Print Rate Unique Online Visitors
Bellingham Business Journal monthly first Mon mail/sc tabloid 1 2,465 vol. paid 23.85 12,625
OKANOGAN COUNTY Frequency Issue Delivery Format Circulation Pay Type PCI Print Rate Unique Online Visitors
Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune once/week Thu mailed broadsheet 1 2,303 paid 11.50 9,018

 

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