Special thanks
to our supporters

  • Michael Green
  • Donna M Evans
  • Tom Volgy
  • Mike Tully
  • Melinda Correll
  • Mari Jensen
  • Ida Tarbell
  • The Water Desk
  • Hunter S. Thompson
  • Ernie Pyle
  • Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation
  • & many more!

We rely on readers like you. Join them & contribute to the Sentinel today!

Hosting provider

Proud member of

Local Independent Online News Publishers Authentically Local Local First Arizona Institute for Nonprofit News

On Wednesday, North Korea launched the first direct artillery attack on South Korean territory since the Korean War ended in an armistice in 1953. Read more»

A satellite image of North Korea's Yongbyon nuclear site, Nov. 4.

The North Korean artillery barrage Tuesday on an obscure South Korean island was much more serious than previous naval clashes in the same disputed waters for one basic reason. "It was the first time they attacked us on land since the Korean War," said Lee Jong Min. One incident won't signal change. But what's the likelihood of another? Read more»

U.S. and South Korean soldiers (rear, on steps) look at the border with North Korea (line next to two N. Korean soldiers, center) at the Joint Security Area in the Demilitarized Zone.

Polls show S. Koreans haven't completely accepted findings that N. Korea blew up their warship. Read more» 1

Has Kim Jong-il become the (North Korean) tail that wags the (Chinese) dog? China seems afraid to take any action against crazy old Kim. Read more»