Ethiopia http://kuow.org en Sedro-Woolley Couple Convicted For Abuse, Death Of Adopted Teen http://kuow.org/post/sedro-woolley-couple-convicted-abuse-death-adopted-teen <p></p><p>A jury in Skagit County has found the parents of an adopted teenager guilty for her death. In May 2011, Hana Williams died of hypothermia and malnutrition in the family’s backyard in Sedro-Woolley. The girl was adopted from Ethiopia and believed to be 13 at the time of her death.</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 16:45:51 +0000 Liz Jones 20057 at http://kuow.org Why A Spike in King County's Homeless Refugees Is Tough To Measure http://kuow.org/post/why-spike-king-countys-homeless-refugees-tough-measure <p>Every year, hundreds of refugees come to Washington state to escape persecution, conflict or violence in their home countries. Washington consistently ranks as one of the top 10 states for new arrivals.</p><p>Many families come here after waiting long stretches in a refugee camp where food, water and shelter is a daily concern. Yet once they have&nbsp;resettled in the Seattle area, their struggles are often far from over. Some agencies that work with refugees in King County say they’ve seen an alarming rise in homelessness within this population of newcomers but they’re stymied by how to measure the increase. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 16:41:10 +0000 Liz Jones 15393 at http://kuow.org Why A Spike in King County's Homeless Refugees Is Tough To Measure Finding Peace: From Ethiopian Refugee To United States Citizen http://kuow.org/post/finding-peace-ethiopian-refugee-united-states-citizen <p><em>Nigisti Hailemariam has been in the United States for over 20 years. She has two kids, a stable job, and a red Honda outside her three-bedroom apartment. But life wasn't always this peaceful for Nigisti. RadioActive youth producer Yafiet Bezabih tells the story of his mother's journey.</em> Thu, 09 May 2013 16:38:12 +0000 Yafiet Bezabih & RadioActive Youth Media 11923 at http://kuow.org Finding Peace: From Ethiopian Refugee To United States Citizen Episode 38: Introducing The Newest RadioActivians http://kuow.org/post/episode-38-introducing-newest-radioactivians <p><a href="http://www.kuow.org/radioactive" style="line-height: 1.5;">RadioActive</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> hosts Sarah Rosenthal and Ann Kane bring you stories created by the </span><a href="http://www.kuow.org/post/welcome-kuows-spring-2013-radioactive-youth-producers" style="line-height: 1.5;">newest generation of RadioActivians</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. They reported these stories as part of </span>RadioActive's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> 2013 spring workshop:</span></p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 21:40:22 +0000 RadioActive Youth Media & Ann Kane & Sarah Rosenthal & Le'Jayah Washington & Varun Dhananjaya & Riley Guttman & Yafiet Bezabih & Nolwenn Delisle 11937 at http://kuow.org Episode 38: Introducing The Newest RadioActivians