Seattle's Morning News with Dave Ross

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

  • Holiday travel advice
    Matt Granite has advice on the best time to travel for your holiday. Sports Insiders: Former Hawks receiver Percy Harvin spoke to the media for the first time as a New York Jet yesterday. The Washington State Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments today in a civil suit against the controversial classified ads website As the U.S. military scales back its forces, thousands of service members in Washington each year are looking for a new line of work.

Monday, October 20, 2014

  • The Violet Sessions live album release
    Music can cure the blues, but can it help find a cure for cancer? A group of Seattle bands have come together for The Violet Sessions.
  • In the case of Ebola, a battle between fear and reason
    A U-W professor of public affairs warns politicians and health officials to give information in a clear, consistent, direct and timely fashion
  • Music might just help in the fight against cancer
    Music might just help in the fight against cancer. Colleen O'Brien has more on the next step for Tumor Paint. Jill Schlesinger has the latest on the stock market. Sports Insiders: It's been a long time since this team has had more questions than answers. It's been 15 years since the film adaptation of Fight Club... and Chuck spoke to KIRO Radio about why the movie's popularity and influence have only continued to grow.

Friday, October 17, 2014

  • ISIS is airbourne
    With record-low turnout in the August primary in Snohomish, Pierce and King counties... is it any surprise that pollsters don't expect a big turnout in November. ISIS is now airborne. According to Reuters, the militants have secured 3 fighter jets in the Syrian region of Aleppo. It's the first time ISIS has taken to the skies. Joining us is CBS Military Analyst Mike Lyons.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

  • Two Dallas nurses came down with Ebola
    The state still needs to pay for the West Approach Bridge South and the final connecting link between Montlake and Interstate-5. Tim Haeck explains. 20 years ago "The Pick" changed the future of the Oregon Ducks and the Washington Huskies. Congress will grill the head of the CDC on Capitol Hill this morning on why those two Dallas nurses came down with Ebola. So what about here?

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

  • KIRO’s 79th Birthday
    Thousands of chemical weapons found buried in the sand were never officially reported. Why? CBS Military Analyst Major Mike Lyons joins us. For years, child-rearing experts have warned parents to limit a toddler's exposure to television and videos. In today's smart phone world, pediatricians are wondering if it might be time to update that policy as Tim Haeck explains. 79 years ago today, KIRO Radio first went on the air. Seattle's Premier Historian and KCTS correspondent Feliks Banel joins with the story of how we got to where we are today.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Monday, October 13, 2014

  • The Not-Its!....Seattle's favorite "Kindie" Rockers
    They hate your music. You hate theirs. Finally, there's a band you and your kids can agree on.
  • A nurse in Dallas gets Ebola
    Tim Haeck reports on "shaken baby syndrome." A breach in protocol is being blamed for a nurse contracting Ebola in Dallas. Chris Sullivan recaps the Seahawks loss yesterday at home to the Cowboys. The epicenter of children's music is right here in Seattle.

Friday, October 10, 2014

  • Defense in Pierce County assault trial claims shaken baby syndrome "bogus"
    An expert testifies that birth trauma, not shaken baby syndrome, is likely responsible for a four-month old boy's head injuries.
  • Microsoft CEO on damage control after comments
    Microsoft's PR team is on full damage control duty this morning after CEO Satya Nadella was asked to give advice to women seeking a higher salary. This week's accident in the new protected bike lane on Seattle's 2nd Avenue is raising questions about whether the city did enough research on the potential dangers of mixing cars and bikes before installing the lane. Chris Sullivan reports.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

  • No more 2 percent milk in Washington
    The Washington State department of health and the WIC program are no longer going to allow 2% milk to curb obesity. Carrie Welch joins us. Leon Panetta just publicly dissed Obama. Michael Medved is in to comment. Former George W. Bush speechwriter and senior editor of The Atlantic David Frum, who coined the term Axis of Evil, thinks our attention on ISIS is misguided.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

  • TV A la Carte
    Why cant' we just buy the TV channels we want? Dave Ross spoke with a man from the Parents Television Council who wants A la carte channels for another reason. Cobblestone streets. Why does Seattle still have them? Chris Sullivan has today's choke point. She's only 29 years old...but Brittany Maynard knows she's going to die on November 1st. She knows, because it's a date she has CHOSEN to die through assisted suicide. According to the International Monetary Fund, which oversees a worldwide pool of money, China now has the planet's biggest economy.