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Woman stabbed in Point Defiance crime: ‘I can’t believe I survived’

On Feb. 10, the victim was walking at Point Defiance Park when was attacked by an unknown man, the Tacoma Police Department reported.
2 days ago

Arlington woman being held for allegedly killing newborn in Phoenix in 2005

Police arrested an Arlington woman suspected in the murder of a newborn found dead at Phoenix's airport, authorities said Monday.
2 days ago

Seattle PD, FD deliver sobering statistics to Seattle City Council

SPD Chief Adrian Diaz and SFD Chief Harold Scoggins delivered stark reminders the issues of crime, homicide and homelessness haven't changed much.
5 days ago

Looking at Alaskapox: Recent death puts virus seen in small animals in spotlight

A recent case in outside of Fairbanks — this one resulting in a man's death — has brought new attention to the so-called Alaskapox virus.
8 days ago

NTSB: Bolts on Boeing jetliner were missing before a panel blew out midflight

Bolts that helped secure a panel to the frame of a Boeing 737 Max 9 were missing before the panel blew off the jet last month, investigators report.
17 days ago

Official: 15-year-old killed in West Seattle restroom was a homicide victim

The 15-year-old boy who was found shot and killed in a West Seattle community center last week was the victim of a homicide.
23 days ago

Bremerton man pleads guilty after dozens of ‘swatting’ calls in US, Canada

The man who made at least 20 "swatting" calls in the U.S. and Canada that prompted emergency responses to various reports pleaded guilty to four crimes.
26 days ago

State of Washington lawmakers react to Congress’ vote to avert shutdown

Congress sent President Joe Biden a short-term spending bill that would avert a looming partial government shutdown and fund federal agencies into March.
1 month ago

Five songs from local artists to celebrate the holidays with

As soon as the Christmas tunes start, for every handful of listeners happy to hear it, there are those unhappy and complaining about the once-a-year tunes.
2 months ago

KIRO Newsradio wins Bonneville Gingerbread House competition

In a tradition unlike any other, the second annual Bonneville Seattle Gingerbread House competition was fierce between multiple departments.
2 months ago

Heavy rain in Washington leads to landslides, flooding rivers, closed roads

Car crashes, downed trees, and flooding rivers are plaguing Western Washington as the atmospheric river forecasted is dumping rain on the area.
3 months ago

Quiz: Test your Thanksgiving knowledge

How well do you know Thanksgiving?
3 months ago

Angela Poe Russell for Seattle’s open city council seat? ‘I’m considering it’

Angela Poe Russell confirmed on the Gee & Ursula Show that her name has came up as a possible replacement for Teresa Mosqueda.
3 months ago

House votes to prevent a government shutdown as Johnson relies on Democrats

The House voted Tuesday to prevent a government shutdown after new Republican Speaker Mike Johnson was forced to reach across the aisle to Democrats.
3 months ago

More trouble for Washington State Ferries: 38% of vessels are out of service

The Washington State Department of Transportation confirmed 38% of the vessels in the Washington State Ferries fleet are out of service for various reasons.
3 months ago

Which artists, groups belong on Seattle’s music Mount Rushmore

KIRO personalities debated and discussed the music that defines Seattle and what artists belong on the Mount Rushmore of Seattle music.
3 months ago

Spike O’Neill reflects on 25 years with Bob Rivers amid radio HOF induction

There began what would become a 25-year Seattle radio legacy with Bob Rivers and company bringing "Twisted Radio" to morning drives.
3 months ago

Election 2023: Latest Seattle City Council and other Washington numbers

For updated results for some of the most impactful races in the 2023 election for the Puget Sound region, check back as votes continue to be counted.
4 months ago

‘It’s concerning’: Election offices in 4 counties evacuated due to white powder

Envelopes containing a white powdery substances were mailed to elections headquarters in King, Pierce, Skagit, and Spokane counties Wednesday.
4 months ago

US Election Day roundup: Democratic Gov. Beshear reelected in Kentucky

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear won reelection to a second term Tuesday, notching another significant statewide victory in an increasingly red state.
4 months ago

Find your closest ballot drop box in King, Snohomish, Pierce Counties

The drop boxes are open 24 hours and will remain open until 8 p.m. Nov. 8. For the full list sorted by county, check below for your closest drop box.
4 months ago

Seattle approves changes that allow them to pave Burke-Gilman’s ‘missing link’

Organizations have been trying to get the so-called missing link of the Burke-Gilman trail repaired for years, but now the Seattle City Council is putting the bike wheels in motion to change that.
4 months ago

Mass shooting in Toppenish leaves 3 young people, gunman dead

In Yakima County, a mass shooting early Thursday left three young victims and the suspected gunman dead while another person is in critical condition. 
4 months ago

Why you didn’t get an alert about Sunday evening’s earthquake

Users who signed up for earthquake alerts in the past may be wondering why one didn't pop up on their phones after Sunday evening's earthquake.
5 months ago