Stephen Howie is an award-winning journalist, nonfiction writer, college professor, and videographer. His first book, "The Bluffton Charge: One Preacher’s Struggle for Civil Rights" won the Mammoth Books Nonfiction Prize.
From 2016 to 2018, Howie collaborated with Dr. Lorenzo Cohen, director of integrative medicine at MD Anderson Cancer Center, to research and write "AntiCancer Living: Transform Your Life and Health with the Mix of Six" (Viking/Penguin).
In addition to books, Howie has written articles, essays, profiles, and investigative journalism for prominent newspapers, literary journals, and magazines. To see and read examples of his work, visit his website at: stephenshowie.com.
Former tribal police chief convicted of sexually abusing young children
A 69-year-old member of the Lower Elwha S'Klallam Tribe was convicted Friday of nine federal counts related to the sexual abuse of minors, according to a press release from U.S. Attorney Nick Brown.
Western Washington braces for another round of extreme weather
After surviving holiday snow, crawling up icy streets on ill-advised dog walks and enduring frigid temperatures, Western Washington faces a new wave of weather warnings Tuesday — winds gusting to 70 mph along the coast, gale warnings in Puget Sound and Hood Canal, heavy snow forecast in the mountains, significant rainfall in the lowlands and the threat of flooding and landslides.
Cold temps, lowland snow and possible flooding in the forecast
Beware, holiday travelers. Record cold temperatures and heavy lowland snow are possible early this week, followed by rain and potential flooding over the weekend.
AG files suit to block $4 billion pre-merger payout to Albertson shareholders
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit Tuesday to prevent Albertsons from paying $4 billion to its shareholders before a proposed merger with Kroger can be reviewed by state and federal regulators.
What Biden's student debt relief means for Washington state borrowers
President Biden announced plans this week to cancel $10,000 in student debt for millions of Americans, and up to $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients. What does this mean for borrowers in Washington state and how do you know whether you qualify?
Roe contra Wade ha sido anulado, ¿que significa el fallo de la Corte Suprema para el estado de Washington?
A raíz de un fallo histórico de la Corte Suprema que anuló la protección federal del derecho al aborto, los estados individuales deben diseñar sus propias leyes relacionadas con el acceso y la atención del aborto. Aquí en el estado de Washington, el aborto sigue siendo legal y está codificado en la ley estatal. Entonces, ¿qué significará la anulación de Roe v. Wade para los habitantes de Washington?
Life after Roe: What the Supreme Court ruling means for Washington state
In the wake of a historic Supreme Court ruling that struck down federal protection of abortion rights, individual states are left to shape their own laws related to abortion access and care. Here in Washington state, abortion remains legal and codified in state law. So, what will the overturning of Roe v. Wade mean for Washingtonians?
'Enough' — Biden appeals for new gun laws in the wake of mass shootings
A somber President Joe Biden appealed to Congress Thursday to pass federal gun laws in the wake of mass shootings at an elementary school in Texas, a grocery store in Buffalo and a medical office in Tulsa.
Worried you’ve been exposed to Covid? Help could be just a swipe away
Covid cases and hospitalizations are on the rise in King County and statewide. After two years of pandemic, and the inevitable onslaught of pandemic fatigue, state officials are urging residents to remain vigilant and to let others know if they test positive. The state has an easy way to do that, a smartphone app called WA Notify.
Fearing ‘spontaneous combustion,’ Snohomish County closes two dumps to deal with growing trash pile
Snohomish County is closing its two main transfer stations to deal with a growing pile of trash that officials fear could heat up to the point of starting on fire.