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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.

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Tacoma, WA

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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.

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English


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Episodes

Vaccine passport legislation

4/14/2021
Feliks Banel on the Flight 293 water landing in 1962 // Hanna Scott on Reagan Dunn's virtual Conference on Addiction Disorders // John J. Lennon, current prison inmate, on corrections reform and COVID behind bars // Dose of Kindness -- old college pals help their old cook retire // Gee Scott on NFL COVID policy/ MLB 7-inning double headers // Hanna Scott on WA ESD fraud/ vaccine passport legislation See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:55

3 WA counties moving backwards in COVID phases

4/13/2021
Col. Jeff McCausland on NATO-Russia tensions/ US-China tensions // Heather Bosch on Cognitive Command Training for WA police recruits // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- future incarnations of the Fauntleroy Ferry Terminal // Hanna Scott on 3 WA counties moving backwards in COVID phases // Dose of Kindness -- "Homes for our Troops" // Gee Scott on bias in policing/what he tells us sons about getting pulled over // David Fahrenthold live on Donald Trump as the leader of the Republican Party See...

Duration:00:41:34

Dr. Cohen says we could have a COVID pill soon

4/12/2021
CBS's Jill Schlesinger joined Dave Ross to discuss speculation on Biden's spending bill, and how it might lead to jobs lost. // Dr. Cohen explains how pills might be the future of the COVID-19 vaccine. // New legislative policing passed in the Washington House and Hanna Scott explains what this means, // Colleen O'Brien celebrates a milestone for a Daily Dose with an incredible story of a determined boy scout. // Gee Scott sides with Dave on potentially moving back to Phase 2. See...

Duration:00:31:03

SMN_20210409

4/9/2021
Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Nat'l Archives no longer for sale // Aimee Quon, NASA engineer, on the first flight of the Ingenuity helicopter on Mars // Hanna Scott on WA counties reversing phases/ WA legislation to address homelessness // Dose of Kindness -- musicians volunteer to play at vaccination sites // Gee Scott on Rep. Gaetz, Gov. Cuomo, and others who won't acknowledge wrongdoing // Geoffrey Fowler, WaPo tech columnist, testing out NY's vaccine passport // Chris Sullivan's...

Duration:00:38:24

Western Washington home prices are still rising

4/8/2021
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- a 2-year project to widen I-5 kicks off next month // Matthew Gardner, Windermere Chief Economist, on the national debt and inflation // Dose of Kindness -- a private movie screening for a boy with weeks to live // Gee Scott on Russell Wilson's state/ Tiger Woods' accident report // Hanna Scott on the new WA felon voting law // Heather Bosch on an insurance industry lawsuit to allow them to keep using your credit score to set rates // Matthew Gardener on the...

Duration:00:29:39

Sully catches a state Senator violating distracted driving laws

4/7/2021
Feliks Banel on efforts to preserve pandemic artifacts, specifically beer cans // Chris Sullivan catches a state Senator violating distracted driving laws // Dose of Kindness -- turning kids into superheroes // Gee Scott on his COVID diagnosis // Hanna Scott on police chokehold and school mascot legislation in Olympia // Rachel Belle on vaccine hesitancy/ the Xupermask See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:35:57

The complications of WA drug possession legislation

4/6/2021
Chris Hedrick from Next Step updating their Seattle CNA training progress // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- Fairview Bridge replacement project // Chris Sullivan on what's in the current transpo budget in Olympia // Dose of Kindness -- a woodland rescue via TikTok // Gee Scott on Gonzaga's loss/ the return of baseball crowds // Hanna Scott on the complications of WA drug possession legislation // David Fahrenthold live on taxpayer money going to Mar-a-Lago/ Trump campaign recurring...

Duration:00:34:36

Statewide COVID and vaccination numbers

4/5/2021
Jill Schlesinger on switching careers/ raising the tax rate for businesses // Paging Dr. Cohen -- caffeine as a weight loss aide // Hanna Scott on statewide COVID and vaccination numbers // Dose of Kindness -- turning in $42,000 in found money // Gee Scott on the Gonzaga-UCLA and Stanford-Arizona games // Hanna Scott with Marc Dones, new head of the Regional Homeless Authority See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:34:14

Amending Seattle's charter to address homelessness

4/2/2021
Adm. James Stavridis, author of 2034 // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- the ferry Kehloken // Hanna Scott on the proposal to amend Seattle's charter to address homelessness // Dose of Kindness -- record cookie sales for Girl Scout troop based in homeless shelter // Gee Scott on the Mariners' walk-off walk/ the Supreme Court taking up NCAA compensation // Margaret Brennan on the return of earmarks/ state voting laws // Rachel Belle on the custom luxury van shortage See...

Duration:00:42:51

Previewing the 2021 Mariners season

4/1/2021
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- who's controlling the flow of traffic at Mariners games this season? // Hanna Scott on the changing timeline for WA vaccine eligibility // Dose of Kindness -- dog meets unicorn, dog steals unicorn, police officer buys unicorn, dog and unicorn get adopted // Gee Scott on skipping April Fools Day again/ Mariners Opening Day // Shannon Drayer previewing the 2021 Mariners season // Rachel Belle on two pandemic effects -- the pet boom and the roadie shortage See...

Duration:00:36:29

Legislation to close the NW Detention Center

3/31/2021
Feliks Banel marks the centennial of the Washington State Patrol // Hanna Scott on legislation to close the NW Detention Center // Kerry Killinger, former WaMu CEO, on the 2008 financial crisis and avoiding another // Dose of Kindness -- volunteer teen tutors for younger students stuck at home // Gee Scott on the 17-game NFL season/ Gonzaga vs UCLA in the Final Four // Trevor Gooby, Mariners Ballpark Operations VP, on changes for 2021 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:30

26-day closure of the Montlake Bridge

3/30/2021
Pam Falk, CBS Foreign Affairs Analyst, on calls for a world health treaty // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- 26-day closure of the Montlake Bridge // Kassandra Frederique, Drug Policy Alliance Exec Director, on ending the war on drugs // Dose of Kindness -- Colorado memorial/ 11y.o. distributes flowers // Gee Scott on ending the war on drugs // David Fahrenthold live on the former COVID Task Force/ HR-1 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:16

COVID-related psychosis

3/29/2021
Jill Schlesinger on the skyrocketing cost of building and remodeling homes // Paging Dr. Cohen -- COVID-19 Brazil variant // Hanna Scott on a new King County crime dashboard // Dose of Kindness -- funding a dream trip with cheesesteaks // Gee Scott on Gonzaga's tournament run // Ivan Agerton, photographer on Bainbridge, on his experience with COVID-related psychosis // Hanna Scott on the Girls on the Rise program See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:44

SPD welfare check gone wrong

3/26/2021
Cedric Alexander on police reform // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Olympic Discovery Trail // Margaret Brennan on the president's press conference // Dose of Kindness -- the healing power of horses // Gee Scott on the Seahawks re-signing Carlos Dunlap/ the fireballs in the sky // Hanna Scott on an SPD welfare check gone wrong // Rachel Belle on Redmond's tourism plan See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:19

Putting traffic relief for I-405 on hold

3/25/2021
Hanna Scott on Tommy Le's family settling with the KingCo Sheriff's Office // Dose of Kindness -- Ruby's Rainbows // Gee Scott on the Richard Sherman-Seahawks rumors // Don Desantis, tax whisperer, on pushing back the filing deadline // Dave Ross on recent examples of UBI and reparations // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- putting traffic relief for 405 on hold See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:27:15

Considering victims' wishes in sentencing

3/24/2021
Feliks Banel with early 20th Century photo mysteries // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- scaling back on major transpo projects // Hanna Scott on the SPD budget/ WA open carry legislation // Dose of Kindness -- neighborhood handyman with a heart of gold // Gee Scott on anniversarizing everything, include Randy Johnson's public bird-slaughter // Lenore Anderson, Alliance for Safety and Justice, on considering victims' wishes in sentencing See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:47

West Seattle Bridge closure, one year later

3/23/2021
Hanna Scott on efforts to create a permanent Oso memorial // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- West Seattle Bridge closure, one year later // Dose of Kindness -- Sir Darius and his doggie bowties // Gee Scott on Seahawks signings // David Fahrenthold live on the USPS's money problems/ the long list of Trump lawsuits and investigations // Jeff Gilbert on the rise in pedestrian fatalities in 2020 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:31:03

Remembering the Oso landslide

3/22/2021
Paging Dr. Cohen -- vaccine freedom/ continued mask use // Jill Schlesinger marks one year of the pandemic bull market // Dose of Kindness -- checking in two years later on a teacher who adopted a student // Gee Scott recapping the high points of March Madness so far // Hanna Scott on today's Oso remembrance // Steven Portnoy live on Biden Admin border policy // Hanna Scott on micro-kitchen legislation in Olympia See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:15

Pierce County Sheriff called 911 on a newspaper delivery driver

3/19/2021
Margaret Brennan on the Biden-Putin relationship/ immigration reform // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- brand-name streets // Chris Sullivan on Seattle's "Clean Transportation Electrification Blueprint" // Dose of Kindness -- anti-gang-violence filmmaking // Stacy Rost previewing March Madness 2021 // Hanna Scott on the Pierce County Sheriff calling 911 on a newspaper delivery driver // Omari Salisbury from Converge Media marking one year of the Morning Update Show See...

Duration:00:41:35

How much will tolls go up this year?

3/18/2021
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- how much will tolls go up this year? // Charity of the Month -- Our Future Matters // Hanna Scott on the rosy revenue forecast // Dose of Kindness -- hugging machine! // Gee Scott on the Seahawks strengthening the O-line // Hanna Scott on WA legislation to create a state-owned bank // Rachel Belle with Cal Newport, author of A World Without Email See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:28