Back from mission, Seattle Christian is culture-shocked by non-religious city
by Olivia Fuller
After four years on mission in Nicaragua, 18-year-old Josh McGrew feels like he's taking a risk by being Christian in Seattle, where less than half of people identify as religious.
Mar 5, 2015
Grassroots coffee company bonds Bainbridge Island with Nicaragua
by Hannah Myrick
What started as a Reagan-era political protest has grown into a thirty year relationship driven by the Northwest's love of coffee.
Aug 27, 2014
Seattle Ambassador returns home with a new view on her city
by Hillary Sanders
For Jozlyn Pelk, the first Seattle Ambassador Program honoree, it took leaving the country for the first time to discover the vast opportunities to make a global impact right here at home.
Nov 5, 2013
Tacoma man faces steep prison term in Nicaragua, eye-controlled TVs and Uganda’s first little league team
by Sara McCaslin
Tacoma man awaits verdict for 22-year sentence in Nicaragua Jason Puracal, from Tacoma, WA, is awaiting a sentencing from Nicaraguan judges that could lead to a 22-year prison term. Purcal, a realtor and former Peace Corps volunteer, has spent the last 23 months on trial for drug trafficking and money laundering. A UN working group reviewing […]
Aug 31, 2012