Interview

Interview

Pennie Saum Survives Abuse by Military Father, Won’t Stop Until Justice is Served

Pennie Saum
Local
Pennie Saum has made it her life’s mission to protect children from sexual abuse and predatory behavior – in large part because she lacked the same basic safeguards when she was a child. ...
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Johanknecht Begins New Chapter in King County Sheriff’s Office

Mitzi Johanknecht in her office at the King County Courthouse on February 20, 2018. Johanknecht was sworn in as King County Sheriff on January 2. Photo by Jordan Duncan.
Politics Local
New King County Sheriff Mitzi Johanknecht faces an uphill battle in trying to repair the image of the Sheriff’s Office. But she’s used to challenges. ...
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Ex-Focus on the Family Daughter Amber Cantorna ‘Refocuses’ Her Life Mission

Amber Cantrorna
Faith and Religion National
Amber Cantorna is openly gay and married to a woman named Clara. The decision to embrace her own truth almost cost her everything. ...
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Melissa Etheridge to Rock Seattle May 7, Says She’s the Happiest She’s Ever Been

Photo: Melissa Etheridge
Entertainment Local
Grammy and Oscar award-winning singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge has been celebrated three decades over for her paramount career in the recording industry, and now she’s upping the ante. You can do that when you’re the sitting atop the happiest point in your life. ...
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Interview: Seattle Detective Kim Bogucki on ‘The IF Project’ and Second Chances

Local
Det. Bogucki formed The IF Project in 2008 with "formerly justice involved folks" as a means to represent the diverse community the organization serves. ...
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Breaking Free: Diana King is Free to Be Herself

Reggae fushion artist Diana King
Entertainment
Reggae Fusion Artist Diana King Talks Family Life, New Projects and Pride in Herself and Jamaica. ...
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New UW President Ana Mari Cauce Embraces Background in First Year

Ana Mari Cauce, UW’s 33rd president, delivers her annual presidential address Oct. 14 at the Intellectual House on UW campus. Photo: Andrew Chan of The Daily
Local
It became very clear to me when interviewing new University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce how deliberately she chooses her words. ...
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Dennis Coleman on Seattle Men’s Chorus, Seattle Women’s Chorus and Leaving a Legacy

Local
Dennis Coleman's artistic direction has been at the very heart of the Seattle Men's Chorus and Seattle Women's Chorus for over 30 years. We talked with him as he prepares to retire. ...
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Alexis Bledel on ‘Jenny’s Wedding’ Role: ‘I Just Wanted It to Be Authentic’

Entertainment
Actress Alexis Bledel, who plays Katherine Heigl’s partner in the new movie Jenny’s Wedding, said the timing of the film couldn’t have been better. ...
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Introducing ‘Made By Raffi’ Writer Craig Pomranz

Made By Raffi/Facebook
Entertainment
Craig Pomranz, author of Made By Raffi, talks about his new book and its lessons on letting children be comfortable with themselves. ...
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