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  • Calling all football fans: follow Russell on the road

    Take your Northwest spirit that we’re known for on the road this season with Alaska Airlines. With flights to all the away games and the most nonstop flights from Seattle, Alaska Airlines will get you to all the games and back home again. Alaska Airlines offers 1,200 daily flights to 115 destinations across the US […]
  • Introducing the WSECU & KIRO Radio Hometown Hero: Michelle McLean

    NOMINATE your Hometown Hero WSECU SPONSORED — Inspiring her Tacoma community to give back comes naturally to Michelle McLean. She spends her free time impacting those around her with a contagiously positive outlook and dreams of making people’s lives better. Leading community home makeovers has become a “passion project” for McLean throughout the past few […]
  • Safe summer road trip checklist

    Find a local Point S SPONSORED — Nothing ruins a road trip more quickly than a blowup – from a car engine, a tire, or a grumpy child. While keeping kids entertained is one solution for the latter, there are ways you can prevent car troubles, as well. Whether you’re driving nearby for a weekend […]
  • Seattle and tech companies want internet for all

    Internet Essentials SPONSORED — Most of Seattle’s residents enjoy internet connectivity at home, but a small yet important population does not have regular online access. A recent study shows that low-income and insecurely housed groups are most affected by the “digital divide,” so the city and local tech companies are working together to bridge that […]
  • What’s that weed clogging up Washington lakes?

    Milfoil King SPONSORED — If you’ve ever gone for a swim or out on a boat on one of Washington’s lake, you’re probably familiar with milfoil. Nasty, gunky, and dangerous, Eurasian Milfoil is an invasive and aggressive plant with deep roots that clogs up waterfront property. Milfoil is dangerous for swimmers, can ruin boat motors, […]
  • Five Whales You Can See in Seattle

    Whale Watching with Puget Sound Express SPONSORED — You may think that whale watching happens only to weathered sea workers fishing in frigid waters, or tourists on an Alaskan cruise. But you don’t have to sail the wild shores of Alaska—or be Captain Ahab—to spot a whale. In fact, the Salish Sea near Seattle is […]
  • Reading your car dashboard: The meaning of 10 common symbols

    Find a local Point S SPONSORED — If you change your car’s oil on time, get your tires rotated frequently and fill the chips in your windshield soon after they happen, you’re a pretty responsible car owner. You’ll likely feel that way, too, right up until a light flashes on your dashboard and you have […]
  • How to buy a bed with confidence

    Bedrooms and More SPONSORED — Your bed is the part of your house where you spend a third of every day, so buying a new one represents a pretty life-changing decision. However, most people don’t realize until they go to a mattress store just how many options are out there. The basics The “just the […]
  • Introducing the WSECU & KIRO Radio Hometown Hero: Randy Pennington

    NOMINATE your Hometown Hero WSECU SPONSORED — Randy Pennington has a clear commitment to serving others, as evidenced by his 12 years serving in the army, work as a paramedic, 911 dispatcher, volunteer firefighter, fire commissioner and most recently serving as a reserve police officer for the city of Toledo for the last 33 years. […]
  • App provides support for heart attack survivors

    American Heart Association SPONSORED — Approximately every 40 seconds, someone in America has a heart attack. While people who survive may feel lucky, recovering from a heart attack is taxing, both physically and emotionally. A heart attack occurs when the blood flow that brings oxygen to the heart muscle is severely reduced or cut off […]