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Brouwer's Café...

Frank Sumrall

Beloved 'beer mecca' Brouwer's Café in Fremont to close after 19 years

Brouwer's Café, a Belgian-inspired pub located in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood, announced it will be shuttering its doors on June 29.

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Frank Sumrall

Notable Seattle CEO Dan Price back with company after sexual assault claims dropped

Gravity Payments' former CEO Dan Price has returned to the Seattle-based company he founded after previously resigning less than two years ago.

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Frank Sumrall

10-year-old dies after hit with stray bullet in Skyway apartment shooting

A 10-year-old died after being hit by a stray bullet in Skyway Thursday morning.

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Frank Sumrall

SFD: Woman still missing after falling off boat into Lake Washington Monday night

The Seattle Fire Department (SFD) fears a woman who is reportedly missing since Monday night has drowned in Lake Washington.

Image: A sign against the lockout of the Boeing firefighters can be seen at a one of firefighters' ...

Steve Coogan

Boeing and its firefighters reach tentative agreement

The Boeing firefighter strike may be coming to an end after months of fruitless negotiations.

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James Lynch

2 Tukwila teens charged with Costco parking lot murder

Prosecutors announced last week charges against two teens for the murder of Mingyuan Huang in a Tukwila parking lot back in January.

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Seattle Sounders...

The Associated Press

Sounders allow late goal, settle for 1-1 draw with Real Salt Lake

Albert Rusnák scores on a free kick, but the Seattle Sounders can't halt Real Salt Lake's unbeaten streak in a 1-1 tie.

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The Associated Press

Crawford hits walkoff sac fly, Mariners down Astros 2-1 in extras

Strong pitching, a Dom Canzone homer and J.P. Crawford's 10th-inning sac fly helps the Seattle Mariners beat the Astros 2-1.

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Mike Salk

Salk: Who Seattle Kraken can target in crucial offseason

Seattle Sports co-host Mike Salk analyzes the Seattle Kraken and two offseason additions the team could make to improve.

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Zac Hereth

Seattle Mariners shake up lineup, debut Mitch Garver at catcher

Seattle Mariners' Mitch Garver is set to make his first start with the team at catcher on Wednesday against the Houston Astros.

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The Associated Press

NFC West Check-In: It’s a different offseason for 49ers QB Brock Purdy

Brock Purdy’s brief time in the NFL has been a bit of a whirlwind with him going from “Mr. Irrelevant” to fill-in starter for a contender as a rookie to a MVP finalist and Super Bowl quarterback last season.

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Seattle Sports Video

Video: What does it look like when the Seattle Mariners play to their identity?

What does it look like when the Seattle Mariners play to their identity? What personality trait is helping this team most this season? Dave Wyman and Bob Stelton discussed that and what it means when this team is truly playing to the way they were built. What stands out about this teams identity at this […]

KIRO Newsradio Opinion

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Angela Poe Russell

Angela Poe Russell: It’s time to reimagine public restrooms

It’s the Great Restroom Debate. How do we create public restrooms everyone can feel comfortable using?

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Julia Dallas

John and Jake: Where's the line when it comes to transgender children competing in sports?

Elizabeth Wilson's middle-school daughter took second place in the invitation-only Junior Olympic race for the 1600, but Wilson believes the first-place winner had an unfair advantage.

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Dave Ross

Ross: Living defensively has its limits when facing 'forever chemicals'

The trouble is that "living defensively" has its limits – as we heard when 3M lost control of its "forever chemicals."

KTTH Opinion

Photo: Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump throws a "MAGA" hat during a...

Jason Rantz

Rantz: Poll says Washington state is in play for Trump, bad news for Biden, Ferguson

A new Washington state poll shows Donald Trump could win here. But more troublesome for Democrats? How voters view their policies.

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Jason Rantz

Rantz: Wing Luke Museum staff stage walkout over fight against antisemitism

The antisemitic staff at Wing Luke Museum in Seattle walked out on the job because an exhibit condemned antisemitism.

Bob Ferguson...

Jason Rantz

Rantz Exclusive: Secretary of State says AG Bob Ferguson demanded he break law in vulgar tirade

Secretary of State Steve Hobbs says Attorney General Bob Ferguson demanded he break the law in a vulgar and angry tirade.

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US Route 2 trestle...

Chris Sullivan

Sullivan: Tussling with the future of the US Route 2 trestle

The US Route 2 trestle from Lake Stevens to Everett needs some TLC, and the state is looking for your input on its future.

Photo: A Washington State ferry pulls up to the dock on March 29, 2020 in Edmonds, Washington....

Julia Dallas

Why were Washington ferries out of service this weekend?

It's been a tough Memorial Day weekend for those using Washington ferries as many travelers have been faced with cancellations.

Image: Traffic on Interstate 5 passes through downtown on Nov. 28, 2013, in Seattle. Seattle, locat...

Steve Coogan

The holiday weekend is here, but traffic still could slow drivers down

AAA notes that traveling by car is appealing for many during a holiday weekend because of the flexibility it provides. But it brings traffic.

MyNorthwest Weather

Photo: This Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2023, satellite image shows Hurricane Lee, right, off in the centra...

Ted Buehner

PNW doesn't get hurricanes but does get hurricane-force winds

The National Hurricane Center and NOAA recently released this season's hurricane outlook that begins on June 1.

Photo: Seattle the morning of May 27, 2024....

Ted Buehner

From soggy to sunny: This week's Washington weather roller coaster

This week’s weather is expected to rebound to warmer and drier conditions, but not before yet one more period of wet weather.

Memorial Day Weekend...

Ted Buehner

Buehner: Will it rain (like always) during Memorial Day Weekend?

The Memorial Day Weekend, the unofficial start to the summer season, is upon us. As travelers hit the road, what kind of weather is in store?

MyNorthwest Politics

Image: Seattle Police Department Chief Adrian Diaz is seen in September 2020....

Jason Rantz

Rantz: Adrian Diaz out as Seattle Police Chief, will stay with department

Rumors are swirling amongst officers that Seattle Police chief Adrian Diaz is out after the mayor's office grew tired of "drama."

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Frank Sumrall

Will the minimum wage for delivery drivers in Seattle be lowered?

The Seattle City Council is expected to vote on a new ordinance that would repeal the recently-instituted mandatory minimum wage for delivery drivers.

Image: Hundreds gather at Seattle's Wing Luke Museum to ring in the Lunar New Year in 2023....

Steve Coogan

Wing Luke Museum closes after employees walk out in protest of 'Hate' exhibit

About two dozen employees of Seattle's Wing Luke Museum staged a walkout Wednesday to protest an exhibit that was set to begin.

MyNorthwest Lifestyle

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Michelle Chapman and Thalia Beaty, The Associated Press

Melinda French Gates to donate $1 billion over next 2 years in support of women's rights

Melinda French Gates said she will be donating $1B to individuals and organizations working on behalf of women and families globally.

Image: Hundreds gather at Seattle's Wing Luke Museum to ring in the Lunar New Year in 2023....

Steve Coogan

Wing Luke Museum closes after employees walk out in protest of 'Hate' exhibit

About two dozen employees of Seattle's Wing Luke Museum staged a walkout Wednesday to protest an exhibit that was set to begin.

Image: In this photo provided by Iditarod rookie musher Bridgett Watkins, a bull moose stands betwe...

Steve Coogan

A moose killed a man in Alaska. Could it happen in Washington?

A 70-year-old man who was attempting to take photos of two newborn moose calves was killed by their mother, authorities said.

MyNorthwest History

Image: Bill Wixey was, is and always will be a Rose Hill Royal. And look at that hair! (Photo: 1981...

Feliks Banel

All Over The Map: KIRO Newsradio's junior high/middle school fight song challenge

We're on a mission to collect recordings of as many Puget Sound area junior high school fight songs as possible to celebrate our alma maters.

Image: Young Fresh Fellows' co-founder Scott McCaughey (left) and drummer John Perrin stand in the ...

Feliks Banel

Young Fresh Fellows celebrate 40 years since 'Fabulous' vinyl debut

The Young Fresh Fellows are marking the 40th anniversary, and new remix reissue, of their album "Fabulous Sounds of the Pacific Northwest."

The Ryan House in Sumner was built in the 1870s and 1880s before Washington became a state, and is ...

Feliks Banel

Sumner City Council vote on whether to save the Ryan House postponed

The Sumner City Council vote on a resolution that may determine the fate of a historic structure has been postponed.

National News

Associated Press

South Dakota man arrested and charged in Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man pushed a police officer during the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol and was among those who shoved a large metal “Trump” sign into a police line, the U.S. Department of Justice said. William George Knight, 37, of Rapid City, was arrested by the […]

Associated Press

Amazon gets FAA approval that allows it to expand drone deliveries for online orders

Federal regulators have given Amazon key permission that will allow it to expand its drone delivery program, the company announced Thursday. In a blog post posted on its website, Seattle-based Amazon said that the Federal Aviation Administration has given its Prime Air delivery service the OK to operate drones “beyond visual line of sight,” removing […]

Associated Press

Police dismantle pro-Palestinian camp at Wayne State University in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — Police broke up a pro-Palestinian encampment Thursday at Wayne State University in Detroit and arrested at least eight people after organizers turned down offers to meet with school officials and refused to leave. President Kimberly Andrews Espy cited health and safety concerns and disruptions to campus operations. Staff were encouraged to work […]

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Seattle Storm celebrates 25 years with 3's for Treehouse

The Seattle Storm, a powerhouse in the WNBA, is celebrating its 25th anniversary and is continuing to help kids in need through Treehouse.

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