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block the box...
Hanna Scott

Seattle to seek camera enforcement for block the box, bus lane violators

City officials have been telling us for weeks that even when the new Highway 99 tunnel opens, traffic in Seattle is not expected to improve.
3 years ago
Tukwila...
Jacob Rummel

Vancouver gets Seth Rogan, we get a robot that can’t pronounce ‘Tukwila’

There are voice commands on Sound Transit's light rail rides, but they're not performed by a local celebrity and they mispronounce Tukwila.
4 years ago
parking, chalk...
KIRO Newsradio staff

A small miracle: Seattle business offers free parking to neighbors

Finding parking in Seattle is about as pleasant as getting your teeth drilled. To find a spot that doesn’t somehow break one of the city’s myriad rules can feel like a miracle.
4 years ago
Seattle Adaptive Sports...
Hanna Scott

Teen athletes battle big challenges to make it to National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

Two local teens didn't let a disability stop them from living out their love of sports - and now they're headed to the National Wheelchair Basketball Competition.
4 years ago
I-90 floating bridge, Sound Transit...
MyNorthwest Staff

I-90 floating bridge closed westbound due to high winds

The westbound lanes on the I-90 floating bridge across Lake Washington were closed Sunday afternoon due to high winds.
4 years ago
(KIRO 7)...
KIRO 7 News Staff

Public rallies to keep Cafe Racer afloat

The public has rallied to donate to a GoFundMe page for Seattle's Cafe Racer, a beloved espresso shop and the site of a horrific shooting.
5 years ago
Russell Wilson...
MyNorthwest Staff

Twitter trolls swarm around Rambo-esque Russell Wilson poster

Russell Wilson is featured as a Rambo-esque action hero on a new poster produced for charity. So, of course, the Seahawks QB is being heavily ridiculed.
6 years ago
MyNorthwest Staff

Seahawks’ Russell Wilson announces his ‘big news’

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson went to social media to announce some big news about a back-to-back invitation.
6 years ago
Dyer Oxley

Des Moines police arrest 13 year old in relation to murder case

Des Moines police had already arrested 14- and 15-year-old boys in relation to a murder. Now they have a third suspect who is a 13 year old.
6 years ago
Expedia, tech, travel, seattle, bellevue...
Dyer Oxley

How will Expedia’s move into Seattle affect traffic?

Expedia is crafting its plans to move from Bellevue to Seattle and bring thousands of employees with it to Magnolia. Additional consideration is being taken for the added traffic and transit.
6 years ago
Garfield High School...
Dyer Oxley

Seattle teacher gets her job back after being fired last summer

A judge has overturned a school district decision to fire a Seattle teacher who broke rules on a school-funded trip to New Orleans. The teacher consumed alcohol and a male student groped a female while on the trip.
6 years ago
Officer Craig Hanaumi hadn’t skated in years, but took up the hobby again after realizing he ...
Jillian Raftery

Bellevue ‘Cool Cop’ rebuilds trust, one kickflip at a time

Usually, skaters and police officers butt heads, but one Bellevue police officer is changing that perception one kickflip at a time.
6 years ago