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The news through Ross-colored glasses. Dave Ross breaks down the day’s most important stories weekdays 6 to 9am on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM. Smart, savvy, and sometimes a little sassy, nobody looks at the news quite like Dave.

The news through Ross-colored glasses. Dave Ross breaks down the day’s most important stories weekdays 6 to 9am on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM. Smart, savvy, and sometimes a little sassy, nobody looks at the news quite like Dave.

Location:

Tacoma, WA

Description:

The news through Ross-colored glasses. Dave Ross breaks down the day’s most important stories weekdays 6 to 9am on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM. Smart, savvy, and sometimes a little sassy, nobody looks at the news quite like Dave.

Language:

English


Episodes

How to use the new ramp meters at the 167 to 405 merge in Renton

7/27/2021
Hanna Scott on the backlog of cases at King County Superior Court // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- how to use the new ramp meters at the 167 to 405 merge in Renton // Hanna Scott on Mayor Durkan and Chief Diaz addressing the spike in gun violence // Dose of Kindness -- friends at a funeral home // Gee Scott on the Jan 6th congressional hearing // David Fahrenthold live on the politics of the Jan 6th hearing/ the 2024 race for the White House See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:35:05

A weekend of Seattle-area gun violence

7/26/2021
Dr. Christine Montross, author of Waiting for an Echo: The Madness of American Incarceration // Paging Dr. Cohen -- mandatory vaccinations for healthcare workers // Dose of Kindness -- Great Lakes jumper inspires others // Gee Scott on the impending re-maskening of America // Hanna Scott and Omari Salisbury on the weekend of Seattle-area gun violence See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:29:11

Seattle and KingCo plans for addressing violence

7/23/2021
Hanna Scott on Seattle and KingCo plans for addressing violence // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- the Willamette Meridian // Ted Buehner, former NWS meteorologist, on the longer-term smoke and drought forecast // Dose of Kindness -- a friendship with a 97-year age difference // Gee Scott on the Seattle and KingCo plans for addressing violence // Hanna Scott on the new WA policing laws that go into effect on Sunday // Jason Stanford, co-author of Forget The Alamo, part 1 and 2 See...

Duration:00:49:34

The pandemic's effect on local traffic and transit

7/22/2021
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- hard data on the pandemic's effect on local traffic and transit // Hanna Scott on implementing the new WA policing laws that go into effect this Sunday // Dose of Kindness -- school administrator donates kidney to 11-year-old student // Gee Scott on the wildfires and smoke/ the House Jan 6th panel // Carl Bergstrom, of the UW Calling Bull**** class, on the spread of misinformation on Facebook // Rachel Belle on the unique marketing and distribution for the film...

Duration:00:38:17

Plans to clear the I-90 encampment associated with rock throwing

7/21/2021
Feliks Banel on importance of the Peace Arch during the pandemic // Chris Sullivan on plans to clear the I-90 encampment associated with rock throwing // Charity of the Month -- Brigadoon Service Dogs // Dose of Kindness -- A pediatrician's lifetime of service // Gee Scott on the politicization of the COVID vaccines // Pam Falk on the chaos in Haiti // Rachel Belle on the Anthony Bourdain AI voice controversy See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:46

Reaction to Blue Origin's launch

7/20/2021
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- raising tolls on 520, Tacoma Narrows, and 99 Tunnel // Dave Ross, Heather Bosch, and Chris Sullivan on the Blue Origin launch // Peter Greenberg live on reopening the Canadian border // Dose of Kindness -- park bench therapy // Gee Scott on the Blue Origin Launch/ the precarious Olympics // David Fahrenthold live on regulating Facebook/ the Biden Admin infrastructure framework See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:17

Implementing police reform

7/19/2021
Jill Schlesinger on fears of inflation/ rising consumer prices // Paging Dr. Cohen -- expanding the use of telemedicine // Monica Alexander, head of the CJTC, on implementing police reform // Dose of Kindness -- fixing up and donating used cars // Gee Scott on the Olympics moving forwards/ Yankees fan banned from every stadium // Hanna Scott and Andrew Villeneuve on the NPI Seattle polling results See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:57

Local efforts to curb the spike in overdose deaths

7/16/2021
"Jorge," a resident of Cuba, explains this week's unprecedented protests // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Green Book locations in WA // Don DeSantis, Tax Whisperer, on the Expanded Child Tax Credit // John Dickerson on the new crop of Trump Admin books/ ransomware attacks // Hanna Scott on local efforts to curb the spike in overdose deaths // Dose of Kindness -- the gift of breath for a COVID patient // Shannon Drayer gives us an All-Star Break assessment of the 2021 Mariners See...

Duration:00:38:46

Returning state ferries to pre-pandemic norms

7/15/2021
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- returning state ferries to pre-pandemic norms // Hanna Scott on expanding WA law enforcement mental health and drug programs // Dose of Kindness -- art exhibit aims to close racial divides // Aaron Mason and Dave Ross discuss the parody songwriting craft // Hanna Scott on slowing rates of other non-COVID vaccinations globally // Rachel Belle on robots that are bad at their jobs See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:08

Are electric planes the future?

7/14/2021
Feliks Banel on the disturbing history of indigenous schools // Hanna Scott rounding up Seattle City Council news of the week // Hanna Scott on the spike in domestic violence incidents during the pandemic // Dose of Kindness -- a seamstress on a mission to restore history // Aaron Mason on the coming Kraken era // Roei Ganzarski of MagniX on their electric plane See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:51

Ranked choice voting failing in the King County Council, for now

7/13/2021
Stephen Murphy from Pacific Northwest Advisors on the protests in Cuba // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint - Revive I-5 returns/ Good to Go up and running // Hanna Scott on the arrest of a murder suspect from a CHOP shooting // Dose of Kindness -- superhero armor for kids with prosthetics // Aaron Mason on smart devices that monitor your sleep // Hanna Scott on ranked choice voting failing in the King County Council, for now // David Fahrenthold live on the TX voting bills/ the Trump Org...

Duration:00:38:52

SeaTac and White Center arsons

7/12/2021
Jill Schlesinger on post-pandemic financial planning/ ransomware motives // Paging Dr. Cohen - coronavirus-rhinovirus complications // Hanna Scott on King County inching towards ranked choice voting // Dose of Kindness -- going from custodian to teacher // Gee Scott on the billionaire space race // Hanna Scott on the arsons in SeaTac and White Center See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:36

You too can avoid taxes like the rich!

7/9/2021
John Dickerson on national voting bills and DC security // Feliks Banel on the mysterious timing of the Denny Ave Gas Station going up for sale // Jon Scholes, Downtown Seattle Assn, on "Welcome Back Weeks" // Hanna Scott on the SPD officers in DC during the attack on the Capitol // Heather Daily Dose of Kindness -- living double organ donor mom // Gee Scott is salty about the spelling bee // Don DeSantis, tax whisperer, on how the ultra-rich legally avoid paying taxes See...

Duration:00:44:38

Changes to the SeaTac cell phone lot

7/8/2021
Matthew Gardner, Windermere Chief Economist, with the June housing report // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- changes to the SeaTac cell phone lot // Hanna Scott on raising Seattle parking rates for big events // Hanna Scott on the 2020 WA crime report // Dose of Kindness -- a very successful chicken-base fundraiser // Gee Scott on the Hot Dog Pact See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:34:37

Domestic violence protection orders

7/7/2021
Feliks Banel checks in with kids TV show star Brakeman Bill // Hanna Scott on arrests of I-5 rock-throwers // Matthew Gardner, Windermere Chief Economist, on extreme weather/Seattle cost of living // Margy Heldring, Grandmothers Against Gun Violence co-chair, and UW researcher Alice Ellyson on domestic violence protection orders // Dose of Kindness -- internet sleuths reunite women with long-lost dog // Gee Scott on Sha'Carri Richardson and drug testing See omnystudio.com/listener for...

Duration:00:35:26

Everett's "no sit no lie" law

7/6/2021
Hanna Scott on the "Compassion Seattle" campaign // Dose of Kindness -- trading retirement for teaching // Gee Scott on the Name, Image, Likeness Era in college athletics // Hanna Scott on Everett's "no sit no lie" law // David Fahrenthold live on the investigation into the Trump Org // Nicole Jennings with water safety advice from the KSCO Marine Unit // Col. Jeff McCausland live on the Taliban resurgence in Afghanistan See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:10

Burien double homicide arrest

7/2/2021
Col. Jeff McCausland on the Battle of Gettysburg // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Idaho Spud candy bar // Col. Jeff McCausland on the withdrawal from Afghanistan // Hanna Scott on an arrest in a Burien double homicide // Dose of Kindness -- rehabbing old cars for people who need them // Gee Scott on the scourge of fireworks/ invitation etiquette // Hanna Scott on the memorial for SPD Officer Lexi Harris See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:25

Communications as a "crisis discipline"

7/1/2021
Joe Bak-Coleman, UW Center for an Informed Public, on communications as a "crisis discipline" // Hanna Scott on turning in signatures for the Compassion Seattle charter amendment // hris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- Good to Go 2-week shutdown and the memorial procession for SPD Officer Lexi Harris // Dose of Kindness -- you're never too old to be a bat girl // Gee Scott on the reversal of Bill Cosby's conviction See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:29:59

Today is Washington State's Reopening Day

6/30/2021
Feliks Banel extracts secret gas station history from Denny Way // Hanna Scott on Reopening Day in WA // Stacy Mitchell, Institute for Local Self-Reliance, on Congressional regulation of big tech companies // Dose of Kindness -- a determined mom, handing out laptops for those who need them // Gee Scott on the NBA playoffs/ Reopening Day in WA // Hanna Scott on the Seattle mayoral candidate forum on firearms // Rachel Belle on "death doulas" See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:45:28

70th St Overpass complete at Port of Tacoma

6/29/2021
Hanna Scott on the breaking of the heat dome/ Gov Inslee warning of more climate catastrophes // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- 70th St Overpass complete at Port of Tacoma // Hanna Scott previewing the King County Council vote on new landlord-renter laws // Dose of Kindness -- teenager leading blood drives, inspired by 6y.o. sister // Gee Scott on original IPs vs franchises // David Fahrenthold live on the NY investigations into the Trump Org/ the filibuster debate // Rachel Belle on...

Duration:00:43:55