February 25, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; You'd better get your drives across the I-90 Express Lanes in now. They are going away. Chris Sullivan has today's chokepoint. The Puyallup School Board voted for something this week that none of them wanted to vote for: move 6th graders from elementary school to junior high.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
February 24, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; With great expectations for the Mariners this season, should we expect the 12th Man to become a Mariners fan? Chris Sullivan spoke with Shannon Drayer.The Seattle Food Allergy Consortium, for the last year, has been part of a promising new study using the French-designed Viaskin Peanut Patch.
Monday, February 23, 2015
February 23, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; In the summer of 1978, in between filming for Saturday Night Live and before he took a leading role in any movie, Bill Murray was playing for the the Grays Harbor Loggers. Tom Tangney gives a disappointed review of the Oscars last night.Deal hunter Matt Granite tells us how to get rid of our cable.
Friday, February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; Libby Denkmann is in Pasco where she had the chance to speak with investigators and their critics including Kennewick Police Sergeant Ken Latin, who is in charge with the investigation into the police shooting. Russell Wilson seemed optimistic in his video blog. He says he refuses to dwell on one bad play.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
February 19, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; It seems there is little opposition to a nearly 12-cent gas tax increase to pay for transportation in Washington. At the first hearing on the 15-billion dollar package, not one person testifying brought it up.Protests continue in Pasco, in the aftermath of the shooting of an unarmed, mentally ill, migrant worker. Libby Denkman spoke with some of the residents still looking for answers. She joins us live.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
February 18, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; This week, President Obama is hosting an international summit on violent extremism with everyone specifically avoiding the word "Islamic." We go live to D.C and CBS's Howard Arenstein. 35-year-old Antonio Zambrano-Montes, an undocumented immigrant from Mexico, was shot and killed by officers after they say he threw rocks at them. Brandi Kruse sat down with Eduardo Baca, the Mexican consul in Seattle.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
February 17, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; Chris Sullivan toured the new 520 bridge yesterday. The state is working to improve a major chokepoint on I-5 through Tacoma. It's a multi-million dollar plan to try and ease all the slowing getting by the Tacoma Dome. Major Mike Lyons comments on the relationship between ISIS and Egypt. How did ISIS spread all the way to Libya?
Monday, February 16, 2015
February 16, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; Matt Granite finds our President's Day deals.It was a packed house as the city's LGBTQ community gathered to support the victim of an ugly hate crime in Tacoma. Libby Denkmann reports on one unique housing situation. Where only nerds need apply.
Friday, February 13, 2015
February 13, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; Jill Schlesinger joins us to talk about why Costco is changing its American Express card only policy. Congressman Jim McDermott joins us to discuss the AUMF. He is vocally anti-war. Tom Tangney give "50 Shades of Gray" 2 Tangs.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
February 12, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; Snowy days have been so few and far between this year, one local mountain already had to close for the season. Libby Denkmann reports.Peter Dodds from the University of Vermont has conducted a research project to see how negative the comment sections on the internet really are. The President is asking Congress to authorize use of military force on ISIS. Major Mike Lyons joins us.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
February 11, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; Libby Denkmann reports that not everybody's happy about the success of the new popularity of food trucks. Seattle park-goers are getting frustrated at all of the locked bathrooms. One man said he spent years in the juvenile system and says that it's problems won't be fixed by a new building.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
A look back at unique Washington governors As state residents prepare to prod Washington Gov. Jay Inslee with questions on KCTS' "Ask the Governor" Tuesday night, historian Feliks Banel helps us take a look back at a few lesser known governors in Washington's past.
February 10, 2015 Today on Seattle's Morning News; A very special chokepoints: driver's edition. With Bethel School buses now taking pictures of drivers who pass illegally when the red lights are flashing, it's time to remind drivers when they can and cannot pass. Chris Sullivan reports.
Matt Granite tells us about the most overrated and the most underrated products. When it comes to social media, Seattle cops have to be careful about what they post. That's the warning from Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O'Toole, who has suspended a 13-year veteran officer for a rant on Twitter about race, gays and President Obama.
Monday, February 9, 2015
February 9, 2015 Today on The Morning News; A new bill in Olympia would improve the notification process for road toll billing. Elisa Hahn with KING5 spoke with State Senator Andy Hill about the measure.Chokepoint: The one and only bridge on or off Bainbridge Island is going to be down to a single lane of traffic. Chris Sullivan reports. African Americans are severely under-represented in the booming tech startup scene. One local group is trying to change that. Libby Denkmann introduces us to "HERE Seattle."