Since 2009 K & L Media, Inc. has been producing national award winning publications connecting advertisers with active affluent households in the North Puget Sound Region. By providing local content that Speaks to Where We Live we help our readers become connected to the people and businesses in their communities and beyond.

All our readers are outdoor enthusiasts, love to travel, and are active and involved in all aspects of the community from dining out to attending events.

Bellingham Alive Magazine is available at over 400 hundred newsstands from Seattle to the Canadian border. Retailers include Haggens, Rite Aid, Bartells, Fred Meyer, Central Markets, Safeway, Albertsons and independent markets.

In addition to our rapidly growing subscriber base we are prominently displayed in 2950 hotel rooms throughout the North Sound.  You will also find us in all hospitals, physician offices, professional waiting rooms, and select beauty salons from N. Seattle to the Canadian Border.

Bellingham Alive is the in-flight magazine for San Juan Airlines is prominently displayed on Amtrak – Cascade trains, all routes from Eugene, OR to Vancouver, B.C.

Couture Weddings is distributed to all subscribers and placed in professional waiting rooms. Copies are also distributed at bridal shows and events throughout the North Sound.

NSL Guestbook is a beautiful, hardcover coffee table book placed in hotel rooms and visitor bureaus throughout Whatcom, Skagit and San Juan Counties.

In August of 2018 K & L Media conducted a circulation audit and readership study. The below numbers reflect that audit and study.



Bellingham Alive | 26,183            

NSL Guest Book | 20,000

Couture Weddings | 20,000



Bellingham Alive | 207,102          

NSL Guest Book | 2,088,000

Couture Weddings | 121,5000



51     Median age

77%  Female

82%  Educated, hold a graduate degree or higher

28%  CEO | Business Owner

159,699  Average Household Income

595,000  Average Home Value

92%  Trust advertisers found in the magazine



100%  Read magazine cover to cover

87%  Read last 5 out of 5 magazines

54%  Spent over and hour reading each issue

86%  Have visited a store or website off an ad seen in the magazine

46%  Hold onto the magazine and refer back to articles

24%  Give to a friend when they are done reading



90%  Dined at a restaurant found in magazine

44%  Exercise at a health club

49%  Attend a sporting event

68%  Visit a spa &  43%  Play Golf

78%  Attended an event found in magazine



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Bellingham Alive


If you are a current advertiser please download our Ad Specification Sheet for full production details. Please direct any questions to Art Director Dean Davidson at or 360-483-4576 ext 3


Note: Circulation numbers include subscribers, digital subscriptions and single copy sales.