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City Inside/Out looks at the future of journalism in Seattle
City Inside/Out: Seattle’s Journalism Future
5/3/201929:28

POLL: Do you support local journalism?

How do you get your news, if at all? And how do you know it's not fake? Newsrooms are shrinking across the country, and the number of full-time paid journalists in Seattle has been cut in half over the past 15 years. Still, local reporters and newsrooms are finding ways to innovate and attract new funding and bigger audiences. What's working, and should the free press be free?

Guests:

Lisa Blegen, Managing Editor & Acting News Director, KIRO 7 News

Sharon Chan, VP-Innovation, Product & Development, The Seattle Times

Florangela Davila, Managing Editor, Crosscut.com

Erin Hennessey, News Director, KNKX Public Radio

Erica C. Barnett, Founder & Editor, The C is for Crank

Joel Connelly, Columnist & Blogger, SeattlePI.com

Matthew Powers, UW Dept. of Communication

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