In-depth reporting for people who care deeply about the Pacific Northwest


InvestigateWest is a nonprofit investigative journalism newsroom located in Seattle, WA. We focus on critical issues that impact our communities throughout the Pacific Northwest and Cascadia, with a speOur mission is to engage Pacific Northwest residents in social issues by providing compelling, change making investigative and explanatory journalism. Our vision is a society of informed residents empowered to exercise their rights and work within their communities to make the world a more just and equitable place.

About our journalism

Over the years, our reporting has directly resulted in nine new laws in Washington to protect workers, the environment and foster children.


Seattle, WA, USA



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