Seattle Courant

The Seattle Courant was an online-only news organization that published for several months in 2009.

The publisher was Keith Vance with several stringers contributing stories and helping out with editing.

Thanks Everyone June 29, 2009 03:06PM by Keith Vance
Dead Technologies June 11, 2009 02:06PM by Milt Priggee
Stand Up and Holler June 2, 2009 01:06PM by John Tetpon
Of Newsprint and Typewriters: The Front Page Recalls a Bygone Era May 31, 2009 09:05PM by Jason McBride
Three School Board Seats up for Grabs this Year May 28, 2009 11:05PM by Ryan Burr
Cheryl Chow Will Not Seek a Second Term on Seattle School Board May 27, 2009 01:05PM by Keith Vance
Drago Launches Campaign to Unseat Nickels May 26, 2009 06:05PM by Keith Vance
Technology vs. humanity in Coppola's "The Conversation" May 24, 2009 06:05PM by Jason McBride
Skyrocketing Consumer Debt May 19, 2009 06:05PM by Keith Vance
Seattle Public Schools to Layoff 172 Teachers and Staff May 19, 2009 03:05PM by Ryan Burr
School Board Ready to Vote on New Student Assignment Plan May 19, 2009 03:05PM by Ryan Burr
Gregoire Signs Payday Loan Reform Bill May 18, 2009 06:05PM by Keith Vance
La Belle Noiseuse: Watching the Hand of the Artist May 17, 2009 03:05PM by Jason McBride
City Council Soft-pedals Budget Cuts and Leaves Tough Choices for Mayor May 15, 2009 03:05PM by Keith Vance
School District Says Budget Deficit Now $34 Million and Layoffs Expected May 13, 2009 08:05PM by Ryan Burr
Whoopie Pies May 12, 2009 05:05PM by Acacia Jackson
Teachers Union Claims Superintendent Goodloe-Johnson Violated Labor Laws May 11, 2009 05:05PM by Keith Vance
Knowledge Is Power; Is Our Power ON? May 10, 2009 02:05PM by John Tetpon
Get Carter? Good luck. May 10, 2009 02:05PM by Jason McBride
Superintendent Goodloe-Johnson Terminates 3,300 Schoolteacher Contracts May 8, 2009 11:05PM by Keith Vance
No Special Session in Olympia Leaves Seattle Schools with $25 Million Budget Deficit May 8, 2009 10:05PM by Ryan Burr
U.S. Senate Confirms Chief Kerlikowske as Drug Czar May 7, 2009 03:05PM by Keith Vance
Seattle Schools: New Math Books and Layoffs May 7, 2009 12:05PM by Ryan Burr
First Debate with Democratic Candidates for King County Executive May 6, 2009 03:05AM by Keith Vance
National Teacher Day: My Most Memorable Teachers May 5, 2009 07:05PM by Keith Vance
Seattle City Council Candidate Forum at the Metropolitan Democratic Club Tomorrow May 5, 2009 04:05PM by Keith Vance
Race for McIver's Open City Council Seat: And Then There Were Six May 4, 2009 03:05PM by Keith Vance
High School Math Textbook Debate Continues this Week May 4, 2009 01:05PM by Ryan Burr
Green Lake's Rules of the Path May 3, 2009 05:05PM by Acacia Jackson
Blow the Bloody Doors, Only the Bloody Doors May 2, 2009 02:05PM by Jason McBride
Homeowners and Renters Get More Time Before Foreclosure May 1, 2009 12:05PM by Keith Vance
Swine Flu Closes Three Schools May 1, 2009 12:05PM by Ryan Burr
Three Seattle Schools Closed, No Cases of Swine Flu Diagnosed May 1, 2009 12:05AM by Keith Vance
Community Activist Campaigns Against Apathy April 30, 2009 10:04PM by Corey Kahler
State Rep. Ross Hunter is Running for King County Executive April 29, 2009 03:04PM by Keith Vance
A Look Inside Tent City 3 at St. Mark's Cathedral April 28, 2009 01:04PM by Devan Schwartz
School Lunches to no Longer be Prepared at Schools April 27, 2009 07:04PM by Ryan Burr
Layoffs Expected at Seattle Public Schools April 24, 2009 07:04PM by Ryan Burr
Olympia Says Seattle Property Owners Should Pay for Cost Overruns to Replace Viaduct April 23, 2009 06:04PM by Keith Vance
Charles Stimson Bullitt 1919 - 2009 April 21, 2009 07:04PM by Milt Priggee
Public Forum on Wed. at City Hall to Discuss Mayor Nickels' Budget Cuts April 21, 2009 05:04PM by Keith Vance
Mayor's Staff Briefs City Council on $13 Million Budget Cuts April 20, 2009 06:04PM by Keith Vance
Seattle School Board May Drop 2.0 GPA Requirement to Graduate April 20, 2009 11:04AM by Ryan Burr
Failed State... of Mind April 19, 2009 06:04PM by Jason McBride
Mayor Nickels Announces $13.3 Million in Budget Cuts April 17, 2009 07:04PM by Keith Vance
School Board Trying to Decide What to do with Shuttered Schools April 16, 2009 01:04PM by Ryan Burr
Mayor Nickels Proposes Millions in Budget Cuts April 13, 2009 08:04PM by Keith Vance
Election 2009: Initiative 99 Would Say No to Mayor's Deep-Bore Tunnel April 13, 2009 04:04PM by Lydia Sprague
Elizabeth Campbell Plans to Run Against Mayor Greg Nickels April 9, 2009 03:04PM by Lydia Sprague
Mayor Nickels Holds Out Hope Feds Will Help Pay to Fix Mercer Mess April 8, 2009 08:04PM by Celeste Gracey
City Council Committee Debates $140 Million Streetcar April 8, 2009 05:04PM by Corey Kahler
Seattle City Council Reverses Decision to Release Mercer Mess Money April 6, 2009 08:04PM by Keith Vance
Fail-Safe: Henry Fonda stars as Barack Obama April 5, 2009 07:04PM by Jason McBride
Sasquatch, Real or Imagined? You Decide. April 4, 2009 10:04PM by John Tetpon
City Council Discusses Bringing Back Taxpayer Funded Elections April 2, 2009 04:04PM by Celeste Gracey
City Council Puts Bag Tax to Voters March 30, 2009 07:03PM by Corey Kahler
Coca Express March 29, 2009 04:03PM by Jason McBride
Seattle City Council Seeks to Reverse Vote Lifting Mercer Mess Spending Restriction March 27, 2009 07:03PM by Keith Vance
Olympia: Gas Tax Revenue Down, Tolls and $4.3 Billion in New Transportation Spending March 27, 2009 03:03PM by Lydia Sprague
Peter Holmes Drops out of City Council Race to Challenge City Attorney Carr March 26, 2009 07:03PM by Celeste Gracey
Seattle City Council Committee Discusses How to Spend Parks Levy Money March 25, 2009 04:03PM by Andrea Cirignano
With Sonics Gone, City Renegotiates Key Arena Contract with KeyCorp March 25, 2009 04:03PM by Andrea Cirignano
Licata and Carr Squabble Over Opening New John School March 24, 2009 09:03PM by Keith Vance
Michael McGinn First Candidate to Challenge Two-term Mayor Nickels March 24, 2009 05:03PM by Celeste Gracey
Attorney General McKenna Issues Consumer Alert About Phony Charity March 23, 2009 03:03PM by Keith Vance
American International Group March 23, 2009 02:03PM by Milt Priggee
Seattle Politics this Week Mar. 23, 2009 March 22, 2009 10:03PM by Keith Vance
Washington's Economy Continues to Weaken March 19, 2009 10:03PM by Keith Vance
The Crocodile is Back with Free Shows this Thursday and Friday March 17, 2009 06:03PM by Keith Vance
Unemployment Hit 8.4 Percent in February March 17, 2009 06:03PM by Keith Vance
The P-I to Stop Printing Tomorrow, says Hearst March 16, 2009 03:03PM by Keith Vance
Newspapers and Thinking the Unthinkable March 15, 2009 03:03PM by Clay Shirky
Facebook Group Encourages Peter Steinbrueck to Run for Mayor March 13, 2009 05:03PM by Celeste Gracey
City Council Discusses Mayor's Proposal to Change the Multifamily Zoning Code March 12, 2009 08:03PM by Corey Kahler
A Shimmer of Hope as Dow Closes Up 380 Points March 10, 2009 09:03PM by Keith Vance
Gov. Gregoire Announces New Sex Offender Tracking Database March 9, 2009 10:03PM by Keith Vance
This Week in Seattle Politics: March 9, 2009 March 9, 2009 03:03PM by Keith Vance
Milt Priggee: The G.O.P. a Shovel Ready Project March 7, 2009 04:03PM by Milt Priggee
Unemployment Continues to Soar March 6, 2009 06:03PM by Keith Vance
State Senate Approves Alaskan Way Deep Bore Tunnel March 5, 2009 04:03PM by Keith Vance
Seattle City Council Approves Changes to Noise Ordinance March 4, 2009 03:03PM by Corey Kahler
Scamming Seattle City Light Customers with Asian Last Names March 3, 2009 08:03PM by Keith Vance
UW Announces First Round of Layoffs March 3, 2009 03:03PM by Keith Vance
State Rep. Hunter Wants to Tax Streaming Video March 2, 2009 06:03PM by Keith Vance
Seattle Politics This Week, March 2, 2009 March 2, 2009 05:03PM by Keith Vance
Milt Priggee on the Demise of Newspapers March 1, 2009 01:03PM by Milt Priggee
Two Haunting Tales February 28, 2009 08:02PM by Keith Vance
The Three Stages of Grief February 27, 2009 03:02PM by Keith Vance
Friends in High Places February 26, 2009 03:02PM by Keith Vance
No Money For Mercer Mess, Who Knew? February 25, 2009 09:02PM by Keith Vance
Seattle City Council Votes Yes on Tree Chopping Permit February 24, 2009 01:02PM by David Murakami
Debt Collector Sued for Potty Mouth February 23, 2009 02:02PM by Keith Vance
Seattle Politics This Week February 22, 2009 February 22, 2009 05:02PM by Keith Vance
Poppy: So Delicious, but Don't Make Me Sit in There February 22, 2009 03:02PM by Jason McBride
Home Prices Continue Free Fall, Yet Seattle Remains One of the Most Expensive Places to Live February 21, 2009 07:02PM by Keith Vance
In Case You Missed It, January 30th Was Earned Income Tax Credit Day February 20, 2009 06:02PM by Keith Vance
Seattle Companies See Stocks Pummelled February 19, 2009 11:02PM by Keith Vance
In Olympia, Senate Democrats Seek Changes to Retro Program February 19, 2009 03:02PM by Keith Vance
The Port of Seattle Wants to Clean Up Messy Net Sheds at Fishermen's Terminal February 18, 2009 06:02PM by Bryan Buckalew
Here's a Refund, Now Give It Back February 17, 2009 09:02PM by Keith Vance
Mayor Nickels, the State of the City February 17, 2009 09:02PM by Keith Vance
Seattle Politics This Week Feb. 16, 2009 February 16, 2009 02:02PM by Keith Vance
Seared Scallop Salad February 15, 2009 05:02PM by Robin MacPherson
Political Cartoon: Gregoire, Budget Deficits, Education and Health Care February 15, 2009 04:02PM by Milt Priggee
A Run On The Food Banks February 14, 2009 10:02PM by Robin MacPherson
State Legislature Hopes Increase in Unemployment Checks Will Stimulate the Economy February 13, 2009 08:02PM by Lydia Sprague
City Council Committee Moves Bill Forward on Water Bill Increase February 13, 2009 07:02PM by Keith Vance
In Olympia, Senate Passes Bill to Increase Unemployment Benefits February 12, 2009 08:02PM by Keith Vance
City Council Committee Discusses Regulating Rental Housing February 11, 2009 09:02PM by Andrea Cirignano
City Council Committee Shows Support for Universal Health Care February 11, 2009 09:02PM by Keith Vance
Jordan Royer To Run For Seattle City Council Position 8 February 10, 2009 08:02PM by Keith Vance
Senate Committee Hears Testimony Over Abolishing the Death Penalty February 10, 2009 05:02PM by Keith Vance
Gregoire Wants More Than 150 Boards and Commissions Eliminated February 9, 2009 10:02PM by Keith Vance
Council Votes NO on the Annexation of North Highline February 9, 2009 09:02PM by Keith Vance
Looking at Him Looking at Them February 8, 2009 01:02PM by Jason McBride
Groups Helping the Poor, Struggle to Keep Pace with Demand February 7, 2009 04:02PM by Robin MacPherson
The Battle Over Billions, Maybe Trillions February 7, 2009 04:02PM by John Tetpon
City Council Watch: Rezoning Proposal on Dearborn Street February 6, 2009 07:02PM by Anastasia Moro
Customers Love Vivace's New Location on Broadway February 6, 2009 03:02PM by Tony Engelhart
From Olympia, House Holds Hearing on Domestic Partnerships February 5, 2009 09:02PM by Devin Glaser
City Council Discusses Utility Tax Increase February 5, 2009 08:02PM by David Murakami
Acacia's World Famous Syrian Pouches February 5, 2009 04:02PM by Acacia Jackson
Fishermen Feel Squeeze From Seattle Port Authority February 5, 2009 01:02PM by Bryan Buckalew
Obama Message, It's Time For Action, Now Throw a House Party February 4, 2009 11:02AM by Jeanette Brown
Seattle City Council on the Mercer Corridor Project February 3, 2009 07:02PM by Andrea Cirignano
Seattle City Council Discusses Light Rail Fares February 3, 2009 07:02PM by Andrea Cirignano
Bus Ticket Mess Pits Mayor Against Homeless Group February 3, 2009 06:02PM by James Collier
Seattle City Council Approves The Storm Lease Agreement Today February 2, 2009 10:02PM by Keith Vance
Brix Condos Go Up, Housing Market Goes Down February 1, 2009 05:02PM by Kristen McTighe
Elections Director and Party Politics February 1, 2009 02:02PM by Lydia Sprague
The Munich Secession and America at the Frye January 31, 2009 09:01PM by Jason McBride
School Board Says Yes To School Closure Plan January 30, 2009 12:01PM by Keith Vance
School Board Members Release Last Minute Recommendations on Closure Plan January 28, 2009 11:01PM by Keith Vance
Viaduct Watch: Agreeing to disagree January 27, 2009 09:01PM by Bryan Buckalew
Hundreds Rally To Stop Seattle School Closures January 26, 2009 12:01AM by Keith Vance
Meet the artist commissioned for UW light rail station January 20, 2009 06:01PM by Keith Vance
Barack Hussein Obama, The First African American President, Takes Office January 20, 2009 04:01PM by Keith Vance
Dr. Martin Luther King Shares His Birthday With Barack Obama January 19, 2009 09:01PM by Keith Vance
Here We Go, The 61st Legislative Session Begins Monday January 9, 2009 01:01PM by Keith Vance
Washington State Legislature and the $6 Billion Deficit January 6, 2009 10:01PM by Keith Vance
Snow Day At Last December 19, 2008 01:12PM by Keith Vance
Potato Cheddar Chowder November 3, 2008 09:11PM by Acacia Jackson
Strawberry Rhubarb Pie July 20, 2008 08:07AM by Acacia Jackson
Perfect Pie Crust Made Easy July 1, 2008 05:07AM by Acacia Jackson
On 523 Broadway, 295 Apartments June 6, 2008 11:06AM by Keith Vance
Big Brother is Riding the No. 49 Bus June 3, 2008 07:06PM by Keith Vance
Council forum on better townhome design June 2, 2008 12:06PM by Keith Vance
More than four bucks a gallon May 23, 2008 07:05PM by Keith Vance
Mayor Nickels Installs Video Cameras at Cal Anderson Park May 19, 2008 02:05PM by Keith Vance
Community Garden on John and Summit November 5, 2007 02:11PM by Keith Vance
Bitchin' Burritos At Bimbos October 5, 2007 06:10PM by Keith Vance
Artists Get Up On The Hill October 1, 2007 12:10AM by Keith Vance
Change Please October 1, 2007 12:10AM by Keith Vance