Thursday, September 3, 2015
- McKenna: Yes, it is illegal for Washington teachers to go on strike
The Washington attorney general who wrote the opinion that it is illegal for teachers to strike, weighs in on the current threat.
- Life after the NFL: Former Seahawks talk about adjusting to post-football life
Dave Wyman and Marcus Trufant discuss what they did to make the transition from Seahawk to fan. A feat not easy for many players who face a range of post-NFL problems.
- Bumbershoot bounces back thanks to music industry giant AEG
Bumbershoot returns stronger than ever thanks to the backing of music giant AEG
- September 3, 2015 - Hour: 1
Seattle's Morning News Highlights: Traffic Chokepoint; MPHS Update; Rob McKenna about teacher strikes; Nick Burns on Iran; Sports Insider Danny O'Neil; post-NFL careers.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
- Chokepoint: Seattle reconsiders bridge, boat traffic
Bridge openings in Seattle can back up hundreds of vehicles on the road during peak hours.
- No, Seattle is not shedding restaurant jobs because of $15 minimum wage
Another expert has weighed in on the $15 minimum wage debate and says people should stop making claims so soon.
- September 2, 2015 - Hour: 1
Seattle's Morning News Highlights: Traffic Chokepoint; Historian Feliks Banel on the USS Missouri; Dartmouth's tackling dummies; Kentucky same-sex marriage licenses; minimum wage study; Sports Insider Danny O'Neil; MPHS shooting report.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
- Tacoma to experiment with gun drop boxes
The City of Tacoma is crafting a new program that would place firearm drop boxes in neighborhoods, away from police presence in hopes of encouraging people, particularly youth, to turn in guns.
- September 1, 2015 - Hour: 1
Seattle's Morning News Highlights: Hillary Clinton emails; parent shaming; McCleary Decision update; gun drop box; Sports Insider Danny O'Neil; Chokepoint with Chris Sullivan.
Monday, August 31, 2015
- Fallen firefighters are honored in Wenatchee service
Hundreds of colleagues and loved ones gathered to honor three firefighters who died fighting wildfires in Eastern Washington this season.
- Controversy over McKinley/Denali is similar to Mount Rainier's own story
Historian Feliks Banel tells the history and controversy over the name of Mount Rainier, similar to that of the recently re-named Mount Denali.
- August 31, 2015 - Hour: 1
Seattle's Morning News Highlights: JBLM chokepoint; Trump and Palin; Jill Schlesinger on stocks; firefighter memorial; Sports Insider Danny O'Neil; Seattle PD "golf club arrest" update.
Friday, August 28, 2015
- Washington Supreme Court rules that public officials' texts are public records
While the Washington Supreme Court ruled that public officials' personal text messages are public records, it still might not be so simple.
- 12,000 gallons of raw sewage into Lake Washington near Seward Park
The City of Seattle is investigating why 12,000 gallons of untreated sewage spilled out of, and into Lake Washington recently, near Seward Park.
- Rob McKenna discusses the line between churches and the IRS
As TV personality John Oliver sheds light on the loose regulations between the IRS and religious organizations, KIRO political analyst Rob McKenna weighs in on the issue.