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  • Happy Holidays from our house to yours

    Every year the staff at 97.3 KIRO FM, 770 AM KTTH, and 710 ESPN Seattle create a video wishing our listeners and readers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
  • 2018 best audio on MyNorthwest

    KIRO Radio and KTTH produce a lot of audio from interviews to discussing local, controversial issues. Some rise to the top and stand out each year. These are the top audio clips from 2018.
  • KIRO Christmas

    Radio drama: A Very KIRO Christmas 2018

    KIRO Radio personalities along with narrator John Maynard took the stage at the First Baptist Church in Seattle Dec. 11, 2018 to perform an original holiday drama live on the air -- A Very KIRO Christmas.
  • seahawks

    How the Seahawks made me come home for Christmas

    I had moved away, across the country, for a new life. And I had no intention of returning home to Seattle for Christmas. But a chance viewing of a Seahawks game changed that.
  • washington wolf

    Wolf sightings in Washington? There’s a map for that

    If you've ever seen a wolf (or what you thought was a wolf) wandering around nearby, you're not alone. There's a map for that.
  • star wars sandcrawler

    Cedar Hills landfill ‘Mole’ may have inspired sandcrawlers in ‘Star Wars’

    The Mole, a 1960s trash-compacter from Cedar Hills is rumored to be the inspiration for the sandcrawlers in Star Wars.
  • Weed beer

    Washington’s new THC-infused ‘beer’ isn’t what you think

    Washington is apparently getting its first THC-infused "beer," but there's a good reason that there are quotations around it.
  • king county library

    King County Library lost a cutthroat book sorting competition to New York

    King County Library recently fell to New York in the sixth annual Book Sorting Competition, which is a thing.
  • pinball with police

    Pinball with Police: What Seattle cops are doing in the ID

    While city politicians debated a new contract with police officers, some cops chose to spend the evening in Seattle's International District, playing pinball, and talking with neighbors. This is Pinball with Police.
  • elm street

    6 Washington cities most at risk of attack from Freddy Kreuger

    Everyone knows nightmares happen on Elm Street. These six cities have the most homes on streets named "Elm" and therefore are most prone to a visit from Freddy.