Ring My Belle on KIRO Radio
Tune in to KIRO Radio on Saturdays at 5pm and Sundays at 3pm for Ring my Belle with Rachel Belle
Who is Rachel Belle?
Rachel Belle's "Ring My Belle" segment airs Monday-Friday on The Ron & Don Show at 4:37pm and 6:37pm. You can hear "Ring My Belle Weekends" Saturdays at 5:00pm Sundays at 3:00pm. Rachel is a northern California native who loves anything and everything culinary, playing Scrabble, petting cats and performing improv.
Please send Rachel your story ideas, weekend events and taco truck tips!
October 24, 2013 @ 5:38 pm
The UW boasts about 800 on-campus clubs and groups, and many of them span into the "special interest" category. Here Rachel checks out two of the quirkier clubs: The Joss Whedon Club and Friendship is Magic at UW, a group of students who love My Little Pony.
October 24, 2013 @ 8:24 am
Rachel goes chanterelle and hedgehog mushroom hunting with a professional wild mushroom forager, with 30 years experience under his belt, and Langdon Cook, Seattle forager and author of the new book, "The Mushroom Hunters: On the Trail of an Underground America."
October 22, 2013 @ 7:30 am
She might have disappeared, but a pristine replica of Amelia Earhart's plane is drawing plenty of oohs and aahs at Seattle's Museum of Flight.
October 17, 2013 @ 5:57 am
A year and a half ago a Redmond lawyer had an epiphany: kids shouldn't have to be in limbo just because their foster parents don't have the cash to pay the lawyer's adoption fees. So he created a non-profit that reduces legal fees for a family trying to adopt a child.
October 16, 2013 @ 10:42 am
Seattle's Michael Hebb has created a platform called Let's Have Dinner and Talk About Death to encourage friends, families and community members to get together and talk about all aspects of death: getting a living will, fears about dying, last wishes. He thinks it's the most important conversation that America isn't having.
October 15, 2013 @ 7:45 am
An entertainment art I thought was dead, is alive and well in Seattle. A local musician and comedian named Leeni is just one of the entertainers Live Wire sends out to impersonate celebrities, and surprise people, via singing telegram.
October 11, 2013 @ 7:46 am
How To Save A Newborn Drug Addict
Kent's Pediatric Interim Care Center is the only facility in the country that specifically cares for newborn babies addicted to drugs. They spend weeks to months helping them withdraw from drugs in the most comfortable setting possible. Many of the babies were born to upper middle class women who were taking prescription drugs.
October 9, 2013 @ 3:34 pm
A Seattle man, who has been homeless for nearly three months, is offering the public a three day, two night, homeless experience for $2,000. I met up with him near Pike Place Market to talk about Sub Urban Experience.
October 8, 2013 @ 12:18 pm
An Olympia woman has stopped plucking her eyebrows for the month of October and wants you to do the same. All the money raised by these bushy browed people will go to Safe Place in Olympia, a non-profit that serves victims of domestic and sexual violence. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
October 4, 2013 @ 7:32 am
Part of this story explores where exactly a UW sweatshirt comes from. We learn that a $75 sweatshirt is made by an Indonesian woman who only makes $190 a month. The other side of the story is about how American garment factories have a hard time finding skilled workers since all those jobs have been moved abroad.