Photo: KIRO Newsradio is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its "newsradio" format with a special ...
MyNorthwest Staff

KIRO celebrates 50th anniversary of ‘newsradio’ format with special alumni broadcast

KIRO Newsradio is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its "newsradio" format with a special broadcast featuring several prominent alumni.
19 minutes ago
Photo: Police swarm Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood after shooting on July 3....
James Lynch

Police identify 2 girls who were with alleged Alderwood Mall shooter

There are new developments in last week's deadly shooting at Alderwood Mall. Jayda Woods-Johnson, 13, was killed.
34 minutes ago
Renton bus crash...
Shawn Garrett, KIRO 7 News

Eight injured after bus crashes into Renton ravine

A bus driver suffered a medical emergency, crashing the bus into a ravine in Renton, injuring eight people on board.
6 hours ago
Photo: Police say a man reached for his chicken sandwich, flipping his car....
Bill Kaczaraba

Oops! Chicken sandwich causes car to flip in Vancouver, WA

It turned out to be a very bad day for a man who dropped his chicken sandwich in his car. He flipped his vehicle reaching for it.
7 hours ago
Actor Alec Baldwin reacts during his trial for involuntary manslaughter for the 2021 fatal shooting...
Associated Press

Case dismissed against Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting of cinematographer

A nearly three-year legal saga for Alec Baldwin in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer ended Friday with the actor cleared of wrongdoing.
8 hours ago
Photo: A sea lion pup at the Point Defiance Zoo bonds with its mother....
Julia Dallas

Sea lion pup earns her name at local zoo; another animal expecting

Woodland Park Zoo and Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium both have news! Two animals are experiencing motherhood for the first time.
22 hours ago
Photo: Saks OFF 5th at Westlake Center in downtown Seattle will close on July 20....
Bill Kaczaraba

Departure of Saks from downtown Seattle hits retail core with another bit of bad news

Downtown Seattle’s retail core is taking another hit with the announcement that Saks OFF 5th will close this month.
23 hours ago
portland hospitals...
Frank Sumrall

2,400 patients potentially exposed to HIV, hepatitis in Portland hospitals

More than 2,400 patients at hospitals in Portland, Oregon could have potentially been exposed to infectious diseases -- including hepatitis B, C and HIV.
1 day ago
pioneer fire...
Frank Sumrall

Pioneer fire, burning since June 8, only 14% contained

The Pioneer Fire, which has burned for the past 34 days, is now approximately 12,265 acres in size and is only 14% contained.
1 day ago
tacoma lagoon...
Frank Sumrall

68-year-old man sucked into drain pipe, drowns in Tacoma lagoon

A man who died earlier this week by drowning in a Tacoma lagoon at Titlow Park and Lodge has been identified as Robert Logan Jr., 68.
1 day ago
renton teenager shot...
Frank Sumrall

Teenager shot multiple times in Renton, in critical condition

A teenager is currently in critical condition after he was shot several times in Renton early Friday morning.
1 day ago
Photo: Locals living along Aurora Avenue are dealing with yet another shooting in their neighborhoo...
James Lynch

‘Just senseless violence:’ Neighbors grapple with another shooting along Aurora

Locals living along Aurora Avenue are dealing with yet another shooting in their neighborhood as they call for an end to violence.
2 days ago
Photo: A brick was thrown at a truck on I-90 Tuesday morning. It could be the same man who threw a ...
Sam Campbell

I-90 brick-throwing suspect ‘could be’ same man who threw rocks at drivers in June

The man who threw a brick into a truck on I-90 Tuesday morning could be the same man in last month's attack on Rainier Avenue.
2 days ago
Photo: Law enforcement responding to deadly crash in Tacoma at 6th and S. April....
Luke Duecy

Felony-level traffic crime in King County up nearly 150% compared to 2019

King County officials are warning drivers to take extra precautions with the region facing a 143% increase in felony-level traffic crime compared to 2019.
2 days ago
Adam Smith biden...
Charlie Harger and Bill Kaczaraba, MyNorthwest

WA Congressman Adam Smith: ‘Impossible’ for President Biden to win re-election

Washington Congressman Adam Smith, a Democrat, is ramping up his calls on President Biden to drop out of the race.
2 days ago
MOD Pizza...
Bill Kaczaraba

It’s a MOD world: Pizza company saved from bankruptcy, for the moment

MOD Pizza, teetering on the brink of bankruptcy, has been purchased by Elite Restaurant Group. (Getty Group)
2 days ago
burien fire...
Frank Sumrall

Burien school fire now being investigated as arson, latest in series of statewide fires

A King County fire marshal said the department's investigation leads them to believe the Burien school fire was an act of arson.
2 days ago
Vancouver earthquake...
Frank Sumrall

6.4-magnitude earthquake recorded off Vancouver Island coast

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake was recorded off the coast of B.C.'s Vancouver Island Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
2 days ago
Frank Sumrall

Costco membership fees increasing for first time in 7 years

Starting Sept. 1, the cost of a Costco membership will increase by $5-$10, marking the first time membership fees have jumped in seven years.
2 days ago
Noah Bagby, 17, was shot and killed on July 3. (Photo courtesy of KIRO 7)...
Samantha Lomibao, KIRO 7 News

‘He was bigger than life;’ Auburn family remembers teen murdered an hour before 18th birthday

Auburn Police are searching for the suspect who murdered a 17-year-old near his home one week ago.
2 days ago
Photo: A shootout happened Saturday night, just after 3 a.m., near the corner of Aurora Avenue Nort...
James Lynch

Surveillance video captures shootout between rival pimps on Aurora

A shootout happened Saturday night, just after 3 a.m., near the corner of Aurora Avenue North and North 101st Street.
3 days ago
Photo: Seattle drivers are among the elite when it comes to safe driving habits....
Bill Kaczaraba

Hate driving in Seattle? A new study shows the opposite of what you might think

According to a new study by Allstate insurance, Seattle drivers were among the elite in the country for safe driving habits.
3 days ago
Jayda Woods-Johnson, 13, died after she was shot at Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood on Wednesday, July 3...
Bill Kaczaraba and Steve Coogan

Teen suspect pleads not guilty to murdering girl at Lynnwood mall; Bail set at $2M

An Edmonds teenager pleaded not guilty to murdering a 13-year-old girl who was shot inside the Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood.
3 days ago
Image: Pierce County Sheriff's Department vehicles can be seen in Buckley in 2023....
Julia Dallas

Washington crime report: Hate crimes, youth offenses rise; officer staffing still low

The Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs released its 2023 Washington crime report, revealing several crimes have gone up.
3 days ago