Chuck Taylor and Jim Simon

Chuck Taylor is a retired Seattle journalist who worked for The Seattle Times, the Everett Herald, Seattle Weekly, Crosscut, and the Tri-City Herald. Jim Simon is a former managing editor of Honolulu Civil Beat and former managing editor of The Seattle Times.

Major Shakeup in Washington State and Hawaii Journalism

The financially-stressed Black Publishing, owners of 35 news outlets in Washington state (including the Everett Herlad) and major newspapers in Hawaii, is selling its 144 news organizations. Our local news diet is in doubt.