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Ann Rivers...
Dyer Oxley

Sen. Ann Rivers: I-1000 will start a ‘race war’ in Washington

State Senator Ann Rivers argues that if I-1000 is not defeated in Washington, it will start a race war among minorities.
2 years ago
metro, electric...
Dyer Oxley

E-buses can replace light rail for 20 percent of the construction time and cost

Light rail may be superior to other forms of transportation, but its expensive. One expert notes a cheaper, efficient transit option available to cities.
2 years ago
Vaping...
MyNorthwest Staff

Expert: Vaping bans will escalate health crisis, not fix it

As vaping bans have picked up steam both in Washington and nationwide, one expert claims that they could actually cause more harm than good.
2 years ago
DUI, marijuana...
Dyer Oxley

What happened to crime under Washington’s legal marijuana?

Washington State University Professor Dale Willits explains the findings of a new study that considers crime rates under legal marijuana.
2 years ago
Halloween...
Dyer Oxley

Is it OK to bus trick-or-treaters into rich neighborhoods for Halloween?

We all know that some neighborhoods have better candy than others. Is it OK to drive trick-or-treaters into those areas for Halloween?
2 years ago
Boeing 737 MAX...
MyNorthwest Staff

Boeing 737 MAX crisis could have ‘huge consequences for future of flying’

With Boeing's 737 MAX still grounded, many in the aviation industry wonder if this controversy will have wide-ranging effects on the future of flying as we know it.
2 years ago
Uwajimaya...
MyNorthwest Staff

Uwajimaya CEO on why her business gave up reporting crimes to SPD

Uwajimaya CEO Denise Moriguchi reacts to the prolific offenders report, and explains why her business temporarily gave up reporting crimes to SPD.
2 years ago
prolific offenders...
Mike Lewis

New report asserts Seattle won’t prosecute nearly one of every two arrests

Seattle's city attorney won't prosecute approximately 50 percent of the non-traffic arrests brought to his office by police and then moves so slowly to file charges on the rest that hundreds of offenders disappear and never face jail time or diversion programs, according to a report released Monday.
2 years ago
Surveillance, traffic camera, privacy...
MyNorthwest Staff

Washington ACLU: Seattle traffic camera bill carries massive privacy concerns

Seattle City Council recently passed a bill allowing the use of traffic cameras under the city's surveillance ordinance, sparking privacy concerns.
2 years ago
lyft, uber, seattle, Uber tax...
MyNorthwest Staff

Expert: How higher pay for Uber, Lyft drivers can benefit riders

A measure to pay Uber and Lyft drivers a minimum wage may raise prices for riders, but it also has some added benefits for all involved.
2 years ago
Vaping, Justin Wilson...
MyNorthwest Staff

Outlook good for Portland man almost killed by vaping-related illness

At just 25 years old, Portland man Justin Wilson didn't expect to find himself in total respiratory failure from vaping. Now recovering, he has a new lease on life.
2 years ago
shoreline...
MyNorthwest Staff

Shoreline resident defies developers, building his own apartment complex

Tiko Sandoval is Shoreline resident who said no to the big developers and decided not to sell his house and build an apartment unit on his own.
2 years ago
Natural gas ban Seattle...
MyNorthwest Staff

Puget Sound Energy: Natural gas ban proposal ‘puts our region at risk’

How would a natural gas ban affect Seattle? According to Puget Sound Energy VP Andy Wappler, the ripples would be significant.
2 years ago
America's Got Talent...
MyNorthwest Staff

Maple Valley teen advances to finals of ‘America’s Got Talent’

Fourteen year-old Maple Valley teen Benicio Bryant has made it all the way to the finals in America's Got Talent, and joined the Candy, Mike and Todd Show to discuss reach such a high level at such a young age.
2 years ago
scooter, lime, scootershares...
MyNorthwest Staff

‘Bikeshare fading slowly into sunset’ with arrival of e-scooters

With e-scooters on the way, former Washington Sec. of Transportation Doug McDonald sees a grim future for bikeshares.
2 years ago
Bike, bikeshare, Lime, bikeshares...
MyNorthwest Staff

The solution to Seattle’s bikeshare problem could be down in Portland

As Seattle continues to struggle with poorly parked bikeshares, our southern neighbors in Portland could very well hold the solution.
2 years ago
robocalls...
MyNorthwest Staff

Study: Washington area code 206 gets highest amount of robocalls in U.S.

It's not a contest any area wants to win, but the area code 206 in Washington apparently receives more negative robocalls than any other in country.
2 years ago
smartrent...
MyNorthwest Staff

Seattle SmartRent apartments with home automation irking tenants who can’t opt out

A so-called "smart" apartment with data-driven home automation that control everything from the thermostat to the lock might sound convenient, except if you couldn't opt out.
2 years ago
antitrust, google...
MyNorthwest Staff

SU prof: Government has tough hill to climb in case against Google

Seattle University's Jack Kirkwood is a law professor and antitrust expert, and joined the Candy, Mike and Todd Show to discuss the ramifications of the Google and Facebook antitrust investigations.
2 years ago
Car tabs, sound transit, No on I-976, license plate shortage...
MyNorthwest Staff

‘Stunning admission’ from Sound Transit during car tabs court case

A case over car tabs in Washington was highlighted by an admission from Sound Transit that it had been using the wrong depreciation schedule to levy taxes.
2 years ago
Natural gas ban Seattle...
MyNorthwest Staff

How would a natural gas ban actually work in Seattle?

While a ban on natural gas in Seattle may seem like a relatively simple idea, there are also dozens of factors that could make it difficult to achieve.
2 years ago
bikeshare...
MyNorthwest Staff

Mystery bikeshare graveyard in Ballard explained

What do you do when you're no longer the state's Secretary of Transportation? Solve transportation mysteries, of course.
2 years ago
review hijacking...
MyNorthwest Staff

Review hijacking takes over Amazon product pages

It's uncommon to buy something on Amazon based entirely on a product's rating. But that can be deceptive, thanks in large part to something called review hijacking.
2 years ago
seattle shuttle...
MyNorthwest Staff

Is the new Seattle shuttle service helping the people who really need it?

Seattle launched the Via to Transit on-demand shuttle service to carry more people to Sound Transit trains in southeast Seattle and Tukwila, but should we be subsidizing it?
2 years ago