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Seattle’s Morning News with Dave Ross and Colleen O’Brien

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Dave Ross and Colleen O’Brien bring you the day’s most important news stories every weekday. Along with Chris Sullivan on traffic and KIRO 7 TV’s Nick Allard, it’s everything you need to get your day started right. Live 6-9a on KIRO Newsradio, 97.3 FM.

Dave Ross and Colleen O’Brien bring you the day’s most important news stories every weekday. Along with Chris Sullivan on traffic and KIRO 7 TV’s Nick Allard, it’s everything you need to get your day started right. Live 6-9a on KIRO Newsradio, 97.3 FM.

Location:

Tacoma, WA

Description:

Dave Ross and Colleen O’Brien bring you the day’s most important news stories every weekday. Along with Chris Sullivan on traffic and KIRO 7 TV’s Nick Allard, it’s everything you need to get your day started right. Live 6-9a on KIRO Newsradio, 97.3 FM.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Search of Mar-a-Lago

8/12/2022
Margaret Brennan on the search of Mar-a-Lago // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Mt. St. Helens Bluegrass Festival // Chris Sullivan on reopening the West Seattle Bridge // Hanna Scott on King County prioritizing behavioral health funding // Dose of Kindness -- celebrating a beloved crossing guard // Gee Scott on life after football for Marshawn Lynch and Earl Thomas // Larry Keane, National Shooting Sports Foundation, on common ground in the national gun debate See omnystudio.com/listener...

Duration:00:44:18

Attracting Film and TV Production to Seattle

8/11/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- upcoming I-90 closures across 80 miles // Hanna Scott on attracting film and TV production to Seattle/ raising SCL rates // Dose of Kindness -- celebrating a 70-year WORK anniversary // Gee Scott on civility in American political discourse, or not // Scott MacFarlane live on the various Trump investigations/ the plot to kill John Bolton See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:30:49

US House Hearing at Seattle City Council

8/10/2022
Feliks Banel on the restoration of Nettie Asberry's Tacoma home // Mike Salk in the Mariners' 13-inning win over the Yankees // Hanna Scott on US House hearing at Seattle City Council // Dose of Kindness -- compassion and sportsmanship at the Little League playoffs // Gee Scott on expectations that students are treated fairly // Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation of America // Rachel Belle on the virtues of occasionally doing nothing See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:41:05

General Mark Milley's Resignation Letter

8/9/2022
Col. Jeff McCausland live on military aid for Ukraine/Gen Mark Milley's resignation letter // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- weeklong highway closure for roundabout installation // Chris Sullivan on Boeing's greenlight for Dreamliner deliveries // Hanna Scott on the too-close-to-call WA primaries // Dose of Kindness -- free grammar tips // Gee Scott on the 2024 presidential race // David Fahrenthold live on the search of Mar-A-Lago/ the 2024 presidential race See omnystudio.com/listener for...

Duration:00:38:21

The Economic Slowdown & Interest Rates

8/8/2022
Jill Schlesinger on the economic slowdown/ interest rates // Paging Dr. Cohen -- melatonin over-use // Hanna Scott on implementing comprehensive sexual health education in WA schools // Dose of Kindness -- "Beautiful Lives Project" baseball tour // Gee Scott and Ursula Reutin on neighborhood surveillance // Kristin Laidre, UW polar scientist, on polar bear hunting habitats // Hanna Scott on July criminal prosecutions in King County See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:44:34

But What Does It Mean?

8/5/2022
Original Busker Jim Page on the meaning of music and his new album. // Economist Matthew Gardner explains the technicalities around whether we're in a recession. // All Over The Map: Feliks Banel shares the accomplishments of Fred Becky. // Margaret Brennan, moderator of Face the Nation, on the strange happenings in some congressional races. // Hanna Scott reports on the surge in crime in south King County. // Gee Scott critiques the Blue Angels. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:40:39

Angels Everywhere

8/4/2022
Hanna Scott with the latest news on Tuesday's primaries. // Your Daily Dose of Kindness: A school janitor belted out a stunning rendition of Don't Stop Believin' at the school's talent show. // Gee Scott on the suspension of the most controversial player in the NFL. // An interview with Kelly Sampson of Brady United about the NRA's campaign to defund the ATF. // Chokepoint: The Blue Angels have moved to keep I90 open during their shows, and Revive I-5 is leaving the left lanes open during...

Duration:00:28:11

Seattle child movie star and HI gubernatorial candidate

8/3/2022
Feliks Banel on Vicky Cayetano, Seattle child movie star and HI gubernatorial candidate // Chris Sullivan with the results of the WSP HOV emphasis patrol // Hanna Scott with WA primary results // Dose of Kindness -- spreading the joy of adult playtime // Gee Scott on the status of Emmett Till's accuser // Mike Salk on Mariners trade deadline action/ winning in the Bronx See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:06

Politics Are Important (And Crazy)

8/2/2022
Judge Dave Keenan explains how King County handles fees and fines. // Hanna Scott reports on the latest polling in the King County Prosecutor primary race. // Daily Dose of Kindness: A 10-year-old girl hospitalized after a shooting handed her medical team roses that had been donated to her as she walked out of the hospital. // Gee Scott on the rash of frisk-thefts in Bellevue and his own experience being mugged at gunpoint. // NYT investigative reporter David Fahrenthold on some of the more...

Duration:00:36:19

Amazon Buys Healthcare Company

8/1/2022
Jill Schlesinger on recession indicators/ hiring // Paging Dr Cohen -- Amazon buys healthcare company // Hanna Scott rounding up recent criminal sentencings in King County // Dose of Kindness -- making history come alive // Gee Scott on the Deshan Watson suspension See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:17

Surprising "Burn Pit" Failure in Congress

7/29/2022
Chris Sullivan recapping all of yesterday's transportation-related mayhem // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Operation Seafair // John Dickerson the surprising "burn pit" failure in Congress // Hanna Scott with the early results of the 988 system // Dose of Kindness -- a $100 tip // Shannon Drayer on the Mariners' recent success/ the impending trade deadline // Prof. Alexes Harris, UW Sociologist, on the fines and fees ingrained in our legal system See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:44:53

Regional Domestic Violence Firearms Enforcement

7/28/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- I-5N through Tacoma, lookin' good // Chris Sullivan on the likely next head of SDOT // Hanna Scott on King County’s Regional Domestic Violence Firearms Enforcement // Dose of Kindness -- a Mr. Rogers shrine magically appears // Gee Scott on the perils of a big lottery win // Rose Kenny, author of Age Proof, part 2 // Aaron Mason on pop culture retconning See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:41:27

Military Recruiting & the War in Ukraine

7/27/2022
Feliks Banel, in search of historic Seattle-area scents // Col. Jeff McCausland on military recruiting/ the war in Ukraine // Hanna Scott on King County's gun violence prevention efforts // Dose of Kindness -- helping wedding dress dreams come true // Gee Scott on Chris Carson's retirement/ Julio Rodriguez's star power // Rose Kenny, author of Age Proof // Aaron Mason on surge pricing for concert tickets See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:46:25

Further Information on President Biden Having Covid and Jan 6

7/26/2022
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Duration:00:51:25

Monkeypox Emergency Declaration

7/25/2022
Jill Schlesinger on the strength of the dollar/ tech company hiring // Paging Dr. Cohen -- Monkeypox emergency declaration // Hanna Scott looking at statewide and congressional races in the upcoming primary // Dose of Kindness -- blind pilots and racecar drivers inspiring kids // Gee Scott with silver linings from the Mariners' weekend See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:29

The January 6th Commission

7/22/2022
Margaret Brennan on the Jan 6th Commission // Feliks Banel All Over the Map // Mike Salk on the Mariners // Hanna Scott on Inslee's plan to hire/train more police // Dose of Kindness -- diversifying sailing // Gee Scott on the Jan. 6th commission // Rachel Belle on protecting WA wine from wildfire See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:42

The State Crime Report

7/21/2022
Chokepoint: Mariner's edition // Scott MacFarlane on the Jan 6th investigations // Hanna Scott on the State Crime Report // Dose of Kindness -- TikTok steps up for a birthday party // Gee Scott on the impact of Biden testing positive for COVID // Hanna Scott on Governor Inslee's plan to address homeless encampments along I5 // Rachel Belle on the Top 50 Restaurants in the World See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:57

Recovery Efforts for Downtown Seattle

7/20/2022
Feliks Banel on the 95 Mariners // President and CEO of the Downtown Seattle Association John Scholes on recovery efforts downtown // Pokemon GO devolper Michael Steranka on Pokemon GO Fest this weekend // Dose of Kindness- others going the distance to preserve a memory // Gee Scott on I-5 commute and the M's possible moves at the deadline // Rachel Belle on wedding dresses and armpit hair See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:45

Helping Inmates Get Jobs After Serving Time

7/19/2022
Melissa Knox of UW, on a study about the sugary beverage tax // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint: Fast ferries // Hanna Scott on a program to help inmates get jobs after serving time // Dose of Kindness- Ohio Wedding // Gee Scott on Julio's derby performance // New York Times' David Farenthold // Rachel Belle on aging parents moving back in with kids See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:46:28

The Migrant Workforce & a Rise in Tax Scams

7/18/2022
Jill Schlesinger on the migrant workforce/ a rise in tax scams // Paging Dr. Cohen -- new study suggests nobody under 40 drink alcohol // Hanna Scott rounding up recent criminal sentencings in King County // Dose of Kindness -- adopting a grandma // Gee Scott on the Mariners' win streak // Paul Farhi, Washington Post, on the debate over publishing graphic gun violence photos/footage See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:41