Dave Ross hosts Seattle's Morning News on KIRO Radio weekdays from 5-9 a.m. Dave has won the national Edward R. Murrow Award for writing five times since he started at KIRO Radio in 1978.
While a vaccine mandate cost the ferry system 7% of its staff, let’s remember this is happening in a state that was ready to impose bigger cuts two years ago.
13 hours ago
Talk show host Dennis Praeger decided to put it all on the line to prove he’s right about vaccines.
2 days ago
Power plants feeding Bitcoin miners will create jobs, but they’ll do it by pumping CO2 into the air in service of creating more of the currency.
3 days ago
The extra unemployment benefits were cut off in September and most states elected not to continue them. Yet, millions of workers are still holding out.
6 days ago
Space travel is a trip that every billionaire who thinks he’s a master of the universe needs to take as soon as possible.
7 days ago
Two airlines – Southwest and American –both based in Texas, have decided to stick with their plans to require employees to get vaccinated.
8 days ago
Just remember kids, you’re responsible for your conduct no matter what website put you up to it, whether it's TikTok or somewhere else.
9 days ago
Facebook’s vice president of Global Affairs, Nick Clegg, was on the Sunday shows – promising that Facebook has gotten the message.
10 days ago
It was just a footnote on the evening news -- the arrests of several ex-NBA players for cheating on their health insurance.
13 days ago
When I see someone I’ve worked with slimed in a political ad, I have to say something.
14 days ago
Suppose we use the more evolved part of our brains to spread stories that celebrate unity, healing, truth, reassurance, and reconciliation?
15 days ago
We can’t punish Facebook for wanting to make more money, can we? That’s what successful companies are supposed to do.
16 days ago
Congratulations to the Mariners for putting themselves back on the map and achieving something that no baseball team has achieved in at least 20 years.
17 days ago
As I’ve said many times, it would save the country a lot of aggravation if people who don’t want programs intended to benefit them would step up and say so.
20 days ago
During last night’s debate between the two candidates for Mayor of Seattle the issue of zoning came up. But neither candidate really touched on why this is a sensitive issue for people who live in single-family neighborhoods.
21 days ago
Here comes Amazon with a robot called Astro – named after the Jetsons' dog. Do I get this, or wait until they design one that can hug me and lick my face?
22 days ago
America is days away from a shutdown, a self-inflicted default, and the last chance to pass bills that will determine whether Joe Biden is relevant or not.
23 days ago
This weekend had highs, it had lows, and it was almost possible to entertain the thought that things are getting back to normal.
24 days ago
When you enter an airport, you give up your freedom. Everybody knows this. If you don’t like it, exercise your freedom to stay home.
27 days ago
The debt drama is going down to the wire. The warnings are flying, the air is thick with blame – but I remind myself that this is how it’s supposed to work.
28 days ago
On Monday, it was revealed why former President Donald Trump had every reason to believe he would win the 2020 election.
29 days ago
The way the Texas law is written, Dr. Braid could be sued hundreds of times, and sued successfully, since he’s basically confessed to providing an abortion.
30 days ago
Instead of trying to tax billionaires, why not find a way to motivate them to want to spend their money on something besides just space?
1 month ago
Kids are vandalizing school bathrooms and posting their mischief on TikTok as some bathroom challenge. Soap dispensers, sinks, and toilets are gone.