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Only in Seattle: Mayor Ed Murray pardons a tofu turkey

On Friday, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray pardoned a tofu turkey. KIRO Radio's Dori Monson says this would only happen in Seattle.

Man who saved horse racing in Washington stepping away from sport

The man many credit with keeping horse racing alive in Washington is stepping away from the track after 20 years, handing the reins of Emerald Downs over to the Muckleshoot Tribe. Emerald Downs owner Ron Crockett joins The Dori Monson Show for a chat about his experience.

Father wants public's help in keeping drunk driver who killed his son behind bars

A father whose son's life was cut short by a drunk driver wants the public's help to make sure the man responsible serves his full time in prison.

Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll not ruling out using Richard Sherman at wide receiver

Richard Sherman proclaims himself the best corner in the game, but how would he fare at wide receiver?

Suspect in murder of Woodinville football player appears to be illegal immigrant

Sunday morning, we had just finished the Seahawks pre-game show and all of us went up to this conference room to watch the game. Sam Adkins, who has been part of our pre and post game crew for a long time, he got a call from his son. His son was telling him about his Woodinville high school football teammate from a couple of years ago who was randomly stabbed and killed at a 7-11 across the street from Linfield College down in Oregon.

Violent robbery involving 12 to 16-year-olds raising new questions about downtown Seattle safety

A recent violent robbery in downtown Seattle resulted in the arrest of four suspects, boys and girls, between the ages of 12 and 16.

Seattle councilmember Kshama Sawant arrested at SeaTac protest

Seattle City Councilwoman Kshama Sawant was arrested Wednesday afternoon at an Alaska Airlines protest.

Marysville woman recounts unexpected visit from Marshawn Lynch

What would you do if Marshawn Lynch showed up at your house? That's what happened Tuesday as Jhalene Hartel headed out from her Marysville home.

Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo to shut down elephant exhibit

The Woodland Park zoo announced Wednesday it's closing the elephant program and will move its two remaining pachyderms, but advocates for Bamboo and Chai say that's not enough.

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