Former Seattle P-I Employees Create Rival SeattlePostGlobe.Org

Posted Apr 16, 2009

When firing employees sometimes rivalry is created.  Seattle P-I is facing this circumstance since they have gone web only and had to fire many employees.  More than a dozen of their former employees have joined together to create a website called  This is a Seattle-focused site that will report politics and sports scores.  They also have several media partners.

The Seattle Weekly is helping find advertising for the Post-Globe and the local TV station is providing them with office space and cash.  As of right now, the Post-Globe writers are working for free.