Community News and Media

2019 Issaquah Highlands Volunteer of the Year Aline Bloch

2019 Volunteer of the Year: Aline Bloch

By Connections
Congratulations Aline Bloch, on being named Issaquah Highlands 2019 Volunteer of the Year! This recognition is well-deserved and earned over multiple years of dedication to our community. Highlands Council tapped into Aline’s passion for sustainable décor three years ago and she has become the Highlands Day Décor Designer. Aline approached...
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Viral Goat Video by Mark Svendsen

Goats Gone Viral

By Connections
How one Issaquah Highlands couple made viral video fame   Mark Svendsen and Helen Au-Svendsen Issaquah Highlands’ Magnolia Park residents, Mark Svendsen and Helen Au-Svendsen quickly shot to video fame as their footage of the “Great Goat Escape” of July 2019 went viral online and on media channels around the...
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Issaquah Highlands Goats TV

Issaquah Highlands Goats Featured on Japanese TV

By IHCA
On August 2, Japanese television network, Fuji TV, reached out to Highlands Council through our official community Facebook page regarding "The Great Goat Escape" that took place in the community on July 30. The goats are hired each year by the IHCA. They mow and trim the vegetation on our...
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Issaquah Highlands Goat Escape 2019

The Great Goat Escape 2019

By General
On July 30 residents were enjoying a quiet, sunny evening in Issaquah Highlands. Some were strolling, some out for a jog, walking the dog, or taking the kids to the playground. Visiting with neighbors on the street corner is a common past-time here. But a little before 6:00pm everything changed...
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