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parking...
Dalton Day

Pierce County executive vetoes safe parking policy citing skirt of community feedback process

A measure to designate additional parking facilities for homeless communities in Pierce County has been struck down.
14 days ago
pot...
MyNorthwest Staff

City leaders lobby Congress to relax pot shop banking laws amid recent spate of armed robberies

Seattle city leaders called on Congress to pass the SAFE Banking Act, a bill that would allow pot stores to access traditional banking services.
21 days ago
rates...
MyNorthwest Staff

Economist: ‘Particular concern’ for first-time homeowners amid rising mortgage rates

Prospective homeowners might be wondering if now is the right time to buy before interest rates get raised.
24 days ago
Cars at Pike Place Market...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Local officials attempt to kick out ‘Pike Street Drummer’ Chris Anderson

Chris Anderson, a street jazz drummer often performing at Pike Place Market, is facing the wrath of nearby residents who want him and his music gone after years of bringing entertainment to the area
26 days ago
COVID vaccine students...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Reykdal: Board of Health ‘landed in right place’ by not mandating COVID vaccine for students

Superintendent Chris Reykdal explains the reason behind the Board of Health not requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for students this fall. 
1 month ago
Trygve (The Gee and Ursula Show)...
MyNorthwest Staff

‘Not enough to just say ‘no’ to drugs:’ Bereaved Mukilteo mother on the need for fentanyl education

A mother who lost a son to an accidental Fentanyl overdose calls on the Mukilteo School District to improve their drug education curriculum.
1 month ago
trans...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Spate of bills targeting access to trans healthcare is ‘staggering,’ says Seattle pediatrician

In the first four months of 2022, there have been nearly 240 bills that target the LGBTQ community, and the majority of them take aim at trans people.
1 month ago
Gee and Doug Baldwin, Cliff Avril, and Michael Bennett...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Gee Scott sits down with Seahawks legends Doug Baldwin, Cliff Avril, and Michael Bennett

In March, former Seattle Seahawks Doug Baldwin, Cliff Avril, and Michael Bennett unveiled a new initiative designed to raise funds and support for nonprofits across the region. KIRO Newsradio’s Gee Scott sat down with the trio this week to discuss the new initiative, as well as the current state of the Seahawks franchise. Trio of […]
1 month ago
SPD, city hall...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

‘I feel like the support is there’: Relationship between SPD, city hall ‘making progress,’ says chief

With a new mayoral in place and more consistent dialogue with city council, SPD Chief Adrian Diaz says that things are improving.
2 months ago
Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Mayor Harrell: Seattle needs ‘comprehensive’ plan to bring in new police officers

Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell believes that bringing more officers into the fold will require a multi-faceted approach in the months ahead. 
2 months ago
Colin Kaepernick...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Gee & Ursula: Time for the Seahawks to ‘put the Colin Kaepernick stuff to bed’

With rumors continuing to swirl, is Colin Kaepernick a good fit for a Seahawks team that appears to be entering the beginning stages of a rebuild?
2 months ago
Seattle, crime...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Gee & Ursula: Finding the balance in talking about crime in Seattle

KIRO Newsradio's Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin took a moment to reflect on their own show, asking if they focus too much on crime.
2 months ago
Seattle skyline...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Gee & Ursula: Seattle is a good place for young adults, recent graduates

A new Axios index survey says that young adults want to move to Seattle after they graduate more than any other major city in the United States. 
2 months ago
West Seattle lower bridge, concrete strike...
Nick Bowman

Some concrete deliveries set to resume Saturday despite union agreeing to immediate return

Despite some Seattle-area concrete delivery drivers agreeing to return to work starting Tuesday, there's uncertainty as to when that may actually occur.
2 months ago
nuclear...
Dalton Day

UW expert: ‘Nuclear is absolutely essential’ as feds fund next-gen nuclear revitalization

The U.S. Department of Energy sponsors two projects with ties to Washington to create the next generation of nuclear power technology.
2 months ago
Washington, Ukraine...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

‘I don’t care as long as I’m contributing’: Washington man heads to Ukraine to join the fight

Odessa, Washington, native Jeremy Smith is heading to Ukraine with a group of men to potentially join the fight on the front lines.
2 months ago
Kaepernick...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Gee & Ursula: Rumors swirl as Kaepernick says he’ll run routes with Seahawks WR

The Seattle Seahawks don't know who their next quarterback will be, but rumors are swirling after Colin Kaepernick set up a workout with Tyler Lockett.
2 months ago
Downtown Seattle, gyro shop...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

‘I see progress’: Gyro shop owner lauds safety improvements in Seattle

With the arrival of increased police patrols, gyro shop owner Layla Farange says that the situation in downtown Seattle appears to be improving.
2 months ago
gas pump, prices...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

AAA Washington: Gas prices are ‘at the whim of the market’

Right now, according to AAA, gas costs $4.73 a gallon on average in the Seattle area. But why are we seeing such big jumps in the gas prices?
2 months ago
mask...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

Gee & Ursula: When you can choose to wear a mask at work, will you?

As Washington state's indoor mask mandate is set to end on March 12, it could soon be your choice whether to wear a mask at work.
2 months ago
prosecutor...
Dalton Day

King County prosecutor: Ramping up convictions isn’t ‘panacea’ for public safety crisis

Prosecutions under Mayor Harrell's new tough-on-crime initiative have returned some repeat offenders back onto the streets, and the KCPO explains why.
2 months ago
Russell Wilson...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

‘I’m absolutely heartbroken’: KIRO Newsradio listeners react to Russell Wilson trade

With Russell Wilson reportedly headed to the Denver Broncos, KIRO Newsradio listeners from across the region called in with their thoughts.
2 months ago
hazing...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

‘My dream, his dream, cut short’: Parents of son killed in hazing incident applaud ‘Sam’s Law’

The parents of a college freshman at WSU killed in a hazing incident speak out on why added transparency in the Greek system is needed.
2 months ago
Seattle police, vaccine mandate, Chief DIaz...
Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin Show

SPD Chief Diaz: Could take years to solve police department’s staffing crisis

SPD continues to grapple with being short-staffed, and Chief Adrian Diaz says that situation likely won't be resolved any time soon. 
3 months ago

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