Lori Matsukawa

Lori Matsukawa anchors KING 5 News at 5, 6:30 and 11. Before joining KING 5 in 1983, she anchored and reported in Redding, California; Portland, Oregon, and Seattle. Memorable stories include Gov. Gary Locke’s first trade mission to China, Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City and Vancouver and her personal favorite – pulling 9 Gs in an F-16. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Stanford University (B.A.) and from the University of Washington (M.A.). In 1974, Matsukawa was Miss Teenage America, offering her a chance to travel outside her native Hawaii and influencing her decision to become a journalist.