Friday, April 24, 2015
- April 24, 2015
Today on Seattle's Morning News; Josh Kerns spoke with Safeco Field head grounds keeper Bob Christopherson who is affectionately known as "The Sodfather." Governor Jay Inslee has called for a special session, because it's unlikely lawmakers will finish their legislative homework by Sunday.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
- Seattle neighborhoods need a wake-up call
The Everett naval base got a new wake-up call and Dave thinks we all need one.
- April 23, 2015
Today on Seattle's Morning News; Residents of Seattle no longer have to worry about being fined for not properly recycling. Our own Don O'Neill, who lives on Queen Anne, has gotten in trouble with his neighborhood trash collector.A bizarre tourism ad from the Governor's office of South Dakota asks "why die on Mars, when you can live in South Dakota?"
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
- April 22, 2015
Today on Seattle's Morning News; Senior National Weather Service Hydrologist Brent Bower says we're facing drought in Western Washington right now. Never underestimate the popularity of Washington's ferries, especially during the Summer. That's why the state is tweaking its system to handle demand. Chris Sullivan has the story.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
- April 21, 2015
Today on Seattle's Morning News; State Trasurer Jim McIntyre says that to raise the taxes to pay for education would take a bad system and make it worse so he is proposing a Constitutional Amendment to allow a State Income tax.Erick Walker will learn his fate Tuesday as a Snohomish County judge sentences him for the shooting death of 15-year-old Molly Conley. Josh Kerns reports.
Monday, April 20, 2015
- Prepared for disaster
Oklahoma City bombing prepared a first responder for the Oso mudslide
- April 20, 2015
Today on Seattle's Morning News; Chambers Bay has closed its walking trails from now until one month after the US Open. Chris Sullivan has details. Sound Transit is asking tax payers for $15 billion for a new light rail plans. Josh Kerns reports.
- Homeowner claims Comcast 'lies' could cost him his home
Homeowner claims Comcast "lies" could cost him his home
Friday, April 17, 2015
- What's the worst song of all time?
What's the worst song of all time? A panel at EMP Museum's Pop Conference will try to decide
- Real Change goes digital
Seattle's Real Change newspaper goes digital to help the homeless, remain relevant
- April 17, 2015
Today on Seattle's Morning News; Libby Denkmann reports on the Alaskan Way seawall that is on schedule. But also very loud. A young man from Pierce County was on the ground at the site of the OKC bombing as part of the rescue effort. That same team would come back to help him when disaster hit at home in Oso. Jillian Raftery reports.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
- Senator Bruce Dammeier, R-Puyallup, talks funding education
Senator Bruce Dammeier, R-Puyallup, joined KIRO Radio's Colleen O’Brien in the studio to discuss state Republicans’ plan to fully fund Washington’s education.
- Word Gap has long-term effects on children
In dozens of doctors offices across the country, reading is now part of the standard checkup.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
- Washington Superintendent Randy Dorn talks education funding
Washington's Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn talks about "new taxes" to fund education in light of the McCleary decision.
- April 15, 2015
Today on Seattle's Morning News; The misadventure of a baggage handler who fell asleep in the cargo hold of a Boeing 737 continues this morning. State Schools Superintendent Randy Dorn came out swinging at lawmakers Tuesday for underfunding education in the upcoming budget. He joins us.