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Image: A dog was found around 2 a.m. on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at Colman Dock in Seattle without ...

Steve Coogan

Is your friend missing? Dog found on a Washington ferry without its owner

A dog was found without its owner in Seattle early Wednesday and Washington State Ferries is attempting to reunite the two.

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Feliks Banel

Frank Sinatra still sings in Seattle

On a late spring day nearly 60 years ago, one of the biggest names in show business came to Seattle and played a concert on a Sunday evening. It turned out to be a show that’s been echoing in some parts of the music world ever since.

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Frank Sumrall

One person, two dogs dead in Tacoma apartment building fire

Firefighters found one person and two dogs dead inside a Tacoma apartment following a fire there early Wednesday.

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Tim Reynolds, The Associated Press

Jerry West, a 3-time Hall of Fame selection and the NBA logo, dies at 86

Jerry West, a three-time Basketball Hall of Fame inductee whose silhouette is considered to be the basis of the NBA logo, died Wednesday morning.

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Frank Sumrall

Burien police chief resigns, takes job as top cop in Des Moines

Burien Police Chief Ted Boe announced his resignation from the Burien Police Department and the King County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) Tuesday afternoon.

Image: A Seattle Police Department vehicle and yellow police tape can be seen outside Garfield High...

KIRO Newsradio staff

Why has no one been arrested in the Garfield High School shooting?

It's been several days and still no arrests have been made in the deadly Garfield High School shooting. Many are asking "Why?"

SeattleSports.com

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Cameron Van Til

Mariners Roster Moves: Emerson Hancock called up to start

The Seattle Mariners called up RHP Emerson Hancock from Triple-A Tacoma and plan to start him in Thursday's series finale vs. the White Sox.

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Brent Stecker

Hear Aaron Goldsmith’s radio call of Mariners’ latest walk-off win

Seattle Mariners announcer Aaron Goldsmith got his chance Wednesday when the M's pulled off a third straight dramatic win in the late innings.

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Brent Stecker

Another WSU departure — voice of the Cougars finds a new home

Add lead play-by-play announcer to the list of key departures from the WSU Cougars, with Matt Chazanow leaving for North Carolina State.

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Seattle Sports Video

Video: Casey Sadler on injuries during his Major League Baseball career, the importance of mental health

What did former Seattle Mariners pitcher Casey Sadler have to say about his time in Seattle when he joined Mike Salk? How important is mental health and the focus on it in today’s game of baseball? He answers that and much more in his conversation on the Brock and Salk show. Is he still ready […]

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Cameron Van Til

Secondary shines during Seahawks’ minicamp

The defense turned Wednesday's second and final day of Seattle Seahawks minicamp into a turnover-fest with five interceptions.

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The Associated Press

Recap: Mitch Haniger sends Mariners to another walk-off win over White Sox

Mitch Haniger hit a walk-off single in the 10th inning and Bryce Miller pitched seven shutout innings in the Seattle Mariners' 2-1 win vs. the White Sox.

KIRO Newsradio Opinion

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Angela Poe Russell

Angela Poe Russell: Is it time to put police back in Seattle schools?

One senior from Garfield High School expressed disappointment over losing resource officers, wondering what difference their presence might have made.

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Dave Ross

Ross: Let the rich pay the exorbitant 'luxury lane' toll prices

The new higher tolls for solo drivers in the luxury lane are hitting the $15 maximum every rush hour, all to save exactly three minutes of driving.

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Ted Buehner

Buehner: Could the Great Seattle Fire of 1889 happen again?

Thursday, June 6 marked the date of the 1889 Great Seattle Fire. As the weather gets warmer and drier, could it happen again?

KTTH Opinion

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Jason Rantz

Rantz: School district rejected 'white supremacist' Thor mural for not being inclusive enough

Students say district officials are nixing a 'Thor' mascot mural at Mountain View High School for not being gender and racially inclusive.

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Jason Rantz

Rantz: Seattle Progressive activism enabled Garfield HS murder

Another Seattle school shooting, this time near Garfield High School, highlights Democrat complicitly in the crisis.

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Jason Rantz

Rantz: Seattle Police, mayor's office trying to 'silence' black community activist as 'retaliation'

Black community activist Victoria Beach says the Seattle Police Department, via the mayor's office, warned her to stop giving interviews.

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Chris Sullivan

Sullivan: The do's and don'ts of beach driving in Washington

Driving on the beach is one of those great experiences that we have here in Washington, but it appears that many people don't know the rules.

Image: Hayden Island, east side of bridge form the shared-use path, looking north, single-level mov...

Matt Markovich

Designs unveiled for new I-5 bridge between Washington, Oregon

The first conceptual design drawings for a replacement I-5 bridge between Washington and Oregon were made public Monday.

Image: Crews have been working on the Revive I-5 project....

Micki Gamez

Welcome to construction season: Revive I-5 in Seattle is back

Drivers moving between Seattle and Tukwila will have a hard time getting through work this weekend thanks to the Revive I-5 project.

MyNorthwest Weather

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Ted Buehner

This week's weather: Washington's 16-hour sun-filled days are here

Daylight hours this week will be just shy of 16 hours in Washington, with sun-filled days flanking the upcoming summer solstice.

Image: Firefighters prepare to battle a new fire that started near the Manastash Vista Point along ...

Ted Buehner

Buehner: Could the Great Seattle Fire of 1889 happen again?

Thursday, June 6 marked the date of the 1889 Great Seattle Fire. As the weather gets warmer and drier, could it happen again?

Photo: The long-awaited warmer drier weather is arriving! The sun shines in Eastlake, Seattle on Ju...

Ted Buehner

Warmer weather is here! Expect sunshine, rising temps

The long-awaited warmer drier weather is arriving! There are several things to remember as the area heats up.

MyNorthwest Politics

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Matt Markovich

Seattle City Council takes steps to expand use of automated license plate readers

A Seattle City Council committee expanded the use of automated license plate readers across the Seattle Police Department's fleet Tuesday.

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Matt Markovich

Inslee directive requires Washington hospitals to provide emergency abortion care

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has issued a directive requiring the Department of Health to ensure hospitals provide emergency abortion care.

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Frank Sumrall

Newcastle not raising Pride flag over city hall: 'You want a Hamas flag? Or a MAGA flag?'

The Newcastle city council voted 4-3 against raising the Pride flag over city hall in support of the LGBTQ+ community during Pride Month.

MyNorthwest Lifestyle

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Haleluya Hadero, The Associated Press

Amazon adds $1.4B to affordable housing fund for regions where it has corporate offices

Amazon is adding $1.4B to a fund for building more affordable housing in regions where the company has major corporate offices.

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Frank Sumrall

Trader Joe's to open new location in Seattle's Greenwood neighborhood

Trader Joe’s is opening a new store in Seattle's Greenwood neighborhood at Northwest 87th Street and Greenwood Avenue North.

Image:This image provided by Seaside Aquarium shows a hoodwinker sunfish that washed ashore on Mond...

Steve Coogan

Offbeat and odd news: Rare 7-foot fish washes ashore on Oregon coast, more

A massive rare fish thought to only live in temperate waters in the southern hemisphere recently washed ashore on the Oregon coast.

MyNorthwest History

Sinatra-McCaw...

Feliks Banel

Frank Sinatra still sings in Seattle

On a late spring day nearly 60 years ago, one of the biggest names in show business came to Seattle and played a concert on a Sunday evening. It turned out to be a show that’s been echoing in some parts of the music world ever since.

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Feliks Banel

Paying tribute to city namesake Chief Sealth's grave in Suquamish

KIRO Newsradio visited the grave of Chief Sealth at Suquamish Memorial Cemetery and spoke with Suquamish Tribal Chair Leonard Forsman.

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KIRO Newsradio staff

'Earthrise' photographer who called Northwest home on his famous picture

Apollo 8 astronaut Bill Anders took a photograph of a distant earth in 1968. The image has since been come to be known as "Earthrise."

National News

Associated Press

UN to vote on a resolution demanding that Sudan's paramilitary force halt its siege of a Darfur city

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council will vote Thursday on a resolution demanding that Sudan’s paramilitary force halt its siege of the only capital in the vast western region of Darfur that it doesn’t control. The draft resolution expressed “grave concern” at the spreading violence and credible reports that the Rapid Support Forces […]

Associated Press

Sen. John Fetterman was at fault in car accident and seen going 'high rate of speed,' police say

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Sen. John Fetterman was seen driving at a “high rate of speed” on Sunday morning just before he rear-ended another car on Interstate 70 in Maryland, according to a state police report. The police report said Fetterman was at fault in the crash. Both cars were towed and Fetterman, his […]

Associated Press

Southern Poverty Law Center lays off employees amid restructuring

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Southern Poverty Law Center, a legal and advocacy group, is laying off more than 60 employees, the union representing workers said Thursday. The Southern Poverty Law Center did not confirm the number but issued a statement saying the organization “is undergoing an organizational restructuring” that resulted in staff reductions. The […]

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MyNorthwest Staff

Celebrities get ready to swing for a cause at Seattle All-Star Classic

As the summer sun warms the Puget Sound area, the Seattle All-Star Classic celebrity softball game is gearing up for its third inning.

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MyNorthwest Staff

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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Ensuring pet safety on the road with Saving Great Animals, Carter Subaru

Saving Great Animals, along with Carter Subaru, outlined valuable tips to ensure four-legged family members are secure during car rides.