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MyNorthwest News

Image: Nisqually earthquake caused some damage in Seattle 23 years ago....

Ted Buehner

Where were you when the Nisqually earthquake struck in 2001?

The 6.8 magnitude quake was centered about 35 miles deep near Anderson Island in South Puget Sound.

Flying First Class can be a special experience. (Photo credit should read KARIM SAHIB/AFP via Getty...

Jack Stine, KIRO Newsradio

Jack Stine: We all deserve to be First Class

Regardless of where you are on the plane, you deserve to be treated like you are in First Class.

expedia layoffs...

Frank Sumrall

208 Wash. employees included in massive Expedia layoffs

The 208 statewide layoffs will be folded into the company's decision to dismiss approximately 1,500 jobs worldwide.

maple valley horse killed...

Frank Sumrall

Maple Valley horse killed by gunshot wound, second incident last two months

A horse was found dead in her pasture in Maple Valley Monday with a gunshot wound to her forehead.

National Weather Service radar showed front moving through Western Washington. (NWS)...

Ted Buehner and Bill Kaczaraba

Flooding in Western Wash. possible as front moves through

A strong frontal system will move across Western Washington Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

abdominal muscle heart health...

Micki Gamez

Study: Large abs can lead to increased risk of heart disease

A new study claimed men with larger abdominal muscles are at a greater risk of heart disease later in life.

SeattleSports.com

Seattle Seahawks NFL Draft Dallas Turner...

Brandon Gustafson

Seahawks Mock Draft Roundup: Who will be No. 16 pick?

What are the Seattle Seahawks going to take in the NFL Draft? Here's what experts have the Hawks doing in their mock drafts.

Seattle Mariners Colt Emerson Tai Peete...

Shannon Drayer

Seattle Mariners Notebook: Prospect debut, latest on Julio

Shannon Drayer has the latest from Seattle Mariners spring training in Arizona, including the first spring action for 2023 first-rounder Colt Emerson.

Seattle Mariners bullpen Matt Brash...

Shannon Drayer

Drayer: Where things stand with Seattle Mariners’ bullpen

The latest on injury concerns in the Seattle Mariners' bullpen and what's been seen by pitchers who could step up.

Seattle Mariners Luis Castillo...

Brandon Gustafson

Mitch Garver: What makes each of Mariners’ 5 SPs stand out

"Everybody has something unique about them that makes them special," Mitch Garver said of the Seattle Mariners' five-man starting rotation.

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Seattle Sports Video

Video: Which free agent linebackers are the best fits for the Seattle Seahawks

Which of the free agents linebackers do the Seattle Seahawks need to focus on? Are there any players who are truly ‘must sign’? Dave Wyman and Bob Stelton discuss that and what those players might mean to the future success of this Seahawks organization. Who stands out most to them? Are they worth the price […]

Seattle Mariners Cal Raleigh...

Brandon Gustafson

Raleigh: Mariners hitters ‘want to start pulling our end of the bargain’

"We want to start helping (the pitchers) out and make some games easier for them," Seattle Mariners catcher Cal Raleigh said on Wednesday.

KIRO Newsradio Opinion

Flying First Class can be a special experience. (Photo credit should read KARIM SAHIB/AFP via Getty...

Jack Stine, KIRO Newsradio

Jack Stine: We all deserve to be First Class

Regardless of where you are on the plane, you deserve to be treated like you are in First Class.

Image: Beyoncé performs at a Get Out the Vote concert for Democratic presidential candidate Hillar...

Angela Poe Russell, KIRO Newsradio

Angela Poe Russell: Beyoncé's controversial country hit is glossing over the bigger issue

Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, and Carrie Underwood haven’t had a No. 1 single on their own. It just feels like something is off. And, it is.

Seattle Pacific University...

Travis Mayfield, Guest Commentary

Mayfield: New president deserves space to help SPU find way forward

Deana Porterfield will officially become the first woman to lead Seattle Pacific University as President in the school’s 130-year history.

KTTH Opinion

Image: A person gets led away in handcuffs by members of law enforcement. Migrant crime concerns pe...

Jason Rantz

Rantz: ICE Seattle nabs child sex criminals as migrant crime concerns persist

As U.S. cities experience migrant crime, ICE Seattle is nabbing child sex predators and other dangerous criminals.

A stolen car was driven through the storefront of Hashtag Cannabis in Redmond. The incident happene...

Jason Rantz

Rantz: City of Redmond rejected security request, then car drove through storefront

A month after the city of Redmond rejected a business owner’s request to install better security measures, a stolen car was driven through its storefront.

Image: Mt. Baker is seen adorned with snow...

Steve Coogan

Cliff Mass explains where 'there will be massive amounts of snow'

Cliff Mass said that we're in an extremely favorable situation and before the week is over, some areas "will have yards of new snow."

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MyNorthwest Traffic

toll increase...

Chris Sullivan

Tolls increase on multiple highways, WSDOT repairing I-90's expansion joint

It's a Tuesday grab bag. There are big changes coming to I-90 near Mercer Island and Bellevue, and the toll rates go up this week on I-405 and SR 167.

Cars drive across the I-90 floating bridge....

Nate Connors

I-90 in Bellevue to close at night this week for road work

The late work will have up to three lanes closed on I-90 east between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

Montlake lid...

Chris Sullivan

Inside SR 520's safety system in Montlake

I had the chance to get on the new 520 Montlake Lid and check out some of the hidden features and safety systems.

MyNorthwest Weather

National Weather Service radar showed front moving through Western Washington. (NWS)...

Ted Buehner and Bill Kaczaraba

Flooding in Western Wash. possible as front moves through

A strong frontal system will move across Western Washington Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

lowland snow snohomish...

Frank Sumrall

Spotty lowland snow looming for Snohomish County tonight

There is a better than 70% chance of snow or a snow-rain mix through Tuesday night before it turns into just a steady downpour for the rest of the week.

thunderstorm season...

Ted Buehner

Buehner: With March around the corner, thunderstorm season is fast approaching

Thunderstorms can occur any time of the year, but this region actually has two peaks – spring and fall, with spring the primary season.

MyNorthwest Politics

demonstrators seattle city council...

Frank Sumrall

Six demonstrators arrested for disturbing Seattle Council meeting

The six arrested were among dozens in support of Palestine, protesting the city's funding plans for asylum seekers and refugees.

Image: This combo image shows President Joe Biden, left, on Jan. 5, 2024, and Republican presidenti...

Associated Press

Trump, Biden won Michigan: but 'uncommitted' votes stick out

Early results from Michigan highlighted some of the two candidates' biggest political vulnerabilities ahead of the November general election.

Image: An embryologist works on a petri dish at the Create Health fertility clinic in south London,...

Matt Markovich

Washington Senate passes bill criminalizing fertility fraud

The bill would make the practice an assault in the third degree, punishable by up to 5 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.

MyNorthwest Lifestyle

Image: Beyoncé performs at a Get Out the Vote concert for Democratic presidential candidate Hillar...

Angela Poe Russell, KIRO Newsradio

Angela Poe Russell: Beyoncé's controversial country hit is glossing over the bigger issue

Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, and Carrie Underwood haven’t had a No. 1 single on their own. It just feels like something is off. And, it is.

Image: A Washington's Lottery sign is on display....

Steve Coogan

Good news in Washington: Lost cat found, winning lottery ticket discovered

A Tacoma family got its lost cat back after four years. In Lynnwood, a woman got a surprise when she remembered a lottery ticket she bought.

lily gladstone...

Jake Coyle, The Associated Press

‘Oppenheimer,’ Lily Gladstone win at 30th Screen Actors Guild Awards

Gladstone won Saturday and the crowd erupted. Stone, too, stood and vigorously applauded. Her win would be a first for Native Americans.

MyNorthwest History

everett gazebo...

Feliks Banel

Everett residents iced out of demolition plans: 'Don’t blame the gazebo'

Mayor Cassie Franklin of Everett has decided to demolish the historic 1921 gazebo at Clark Park. Not everyone is happy about the decision.

Image: An 1892 illustration by William Irving depicting Washington Old Hall, a structure on the anc...

Feliks Banel

The thousand-year-old origins of the name 'Washington'

Here's a refresher on how the Pacific Northwest state came to be called "Washington," and the meaning of the famous of American surname.

The Twilight Drive-In...

Feliks Banel

Good news and bad news for two popular drive-in theatres

This week, we have a Double Feature of Pacific Northwest cinema history, with good news for one drive-in theatre and bad news for another.

National News

Associated Press

The Latest | Gaza death toll surges over 30,000 as a strike kills and wounds scores waiting for aid

More than 30,000 Palestinians have been killed in the Gaza Strip since the start of the Israel-Hamas war nearly five months ago, health officials in the territory said as a strike on a crowd of people waiting for aid in Gaza City killed and wounded scores on Thursday. At least 70 people were killed as […]

FILE - Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo listens during a House Committee on Science, Space, and Tec...

Associated Press

Biden administration to investigate national security risks posed by Chinese-made 'smart cars'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing potential national security risks, the Biden administration says it will investigate Chinese-made “smart cars” that can gather sensitive information about Americans driving them. The probe could lead to new regulations aimed at preventing China from using sophisticated technology in electric cars and other so-called connected vehicles to track drivers and their […]

Associated Press

A shooting in Orlando has left at least 1 person dead and several injured, police say

ORLANDO (AP) — At least one person is dead and several others were injured Wednesday night following a shooting in Orlando, Florida, police say. At approximately 11:00 p.m. Orlando Police officers responded to the area of Iron Wedge Drive and South Lake Orlando in reference to several shots fired, WFTV reported. Upon arrival, officers located […]

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Punts for Purpose: Brock Huard, other NFL players fight to end global child poverty

Seattle Sports host Brock Huard joins other NFL punters in partnership with Compassion in a cause now known as “Punts For Purpose.”