Mounting calls for Sheriff Johanknecht's resignation

After serving in the King County Sheriff's Office for 32 years and running against incumbent John Urquhart, Mitzi Johanknecht made history in King County in 2017 as the first woman and openly Gay person to be elected to the position of sheriff, a sensatio


Discrimination in health care raises LGBTQ+ concerns over COVID-19 vaccine

For over a year now, the LGBTQ+ community in the United States has in particular struggled with the coronavirus pandemic. Financial and racial inequalities, as well as discrimination in health care settings, have all been evolving issues for several decad


Seattle-area venues aim for autumn opening

Some Seattle-area venues are planning to open their concert halls again in the fall, one and a half years since their doors were shuttered by the COVID-19 pandemic. With 27.5% of Washington's population now fully vaccinated, there is a glimpse of hope tha