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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

Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell's Budget Proposals

9/28/2022
Historian Feliks Banel, on the centennial celebration of an around the world flight // Diane Duthweiler on accusations of 6-figure fraud in Mason County // Hanna Scott on Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell's budget proposals // Dose of Kindness -- seeing the world before it's too late // Gee Scott on attempts to close the 'clergy loophole' in reporting sexual abuse // Ed Lein, Allen Institute, on mapping the human brain // Rachel Belle on most and least desirable city survey See...

Duration:00:40:36

Dow Constantine's Behavioral Health Budget Plans

9/27/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- another I-90 closure // Lisa Brooks on American Airlines' phantom groan problem // Hanna Scott on Dow Constantine's behavioral health budget plans // Dose of Kindness -- two moms' worth of love // Gee Scott on Apple's Will Smith problem // David Fahrenthold on non-profit scams and accountability See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Strong Dollar & Inflation

9/26/2022
Jill Schlesinger on the strong dollar/ inflation/ retirement // Charity of the Month -- 10 and 90 Foundation // Paging Dr. Cohen -- food allergies as predictors of COVID immunity // Hanna Scott rounding up recent King County criminal sentencing // Dose of Kindness -- support for a 9y.o. with alopecia // Gee Scott on the Seahawks' loss/ the end of the Pro Bowl // Andrew Leith, creator of the Dwell Secure app for shutting off utilities in a disaster See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

The Search of Mar-a-Lago

9/23/2022
Margaret Brennan on the search of Mar-a-Lago/ Congressional to clarify electoral count law // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- who calls it "Ore-a-gone?" // Heather Bosch on Lumen Field's new sensory room // Sean Carroll, author of The Biggest Ideas in the Universe, on living inside a simulation // Dose of Kindness -- need a bridge? Let's make a bridge // Gee Scott previewing the Seahawks-Falcons game // Rachel Belle using locked smartphone pouches for concerts and schools See...

Duration:00:31:19

Space, Time, and Motion of the Universe

9/22/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- motorcycle lane-splitting: still illegal // Dose of Kindness -- "be kind" benches // Gee Scott on the Russell-era Seahawk drama coming to light // Sean Carroll, author of The Biggest Ideas in the Universe: Space, Time, and Motion // Rachel Belle talks with Jack Johnson about reducing waste See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:27:48

The Choice of Adrian Diaz as SPD Chief

9/21/2022
Seattle Police Chief Adrian Diaz live // Feliks Banel with filmmaker Stephen Sadis, on the life of James J. Hill // Col. Jeff McCausland live on Russia's military mobilization // Omar Salisbury, Converge Media, live on the choice of Adrian Diaz as SPD Chief // Dose of Kindness - dog libarary! // Rachel Belle on leg lengthening surgery See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:04

EV Charging Technology at the Detroit Auto Show

9/20/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- weekend I-90 closures // Sam Cambell talks with West Seattle businesses about the reopening of the bridge // Jeff Gilbert on EV charging technology at the Detroit Auto Show // Hanna Scott on the proposed King County public safety budget // Dose of Kindness -- helping a future park ranger achieve his dream // Gee Scott on your commute's effects on office productivity See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:33:55

Brain Implants to Curb Compulsive Behavior

9/19/2022
Chris Sullivan on the reopening of the West Seattle Bridge // Jill Schlesinger on interest rates/ inflation/ job openings // Paging Dr. Cohen -- brain implants to curb compulsive behavior // Hanna Scott rounding up last week's criminal sentencings in King County // Dose of Kindness -- Ukrainian War Animal Relief Fund // Mike Salk on a bummer of a weekend for Seattle pro sports // Prof. Igor Novosselov, UW researcher, on a reactor that can destroy "forever chemicals" See...

Duration:00:40:20

The Re-Opening of the West Seattle Bridge

9/16/2022
Mark Bergen, author of Like Comment Subscribe // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- what's emerging from the ash at Mt St Helens? // Chris Sullivan on the re-opening of the WSeattle Bridge/ weekend traffic closures // Margaret Brennan on busing migrants out of state/ the railway labor deal // Dose of Kindness -- WNBA embraces 11-year-old reporter // Gee Scott previewing Sunday's Seahawks-49ers game // Rachel Belle on endlessly working from home/ the importance of asking for help See...

Duration:00:36:55

The Drug Possession Forum in Spokane

9/15/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- meet the new SDOT Director, Greg Spotts // Hanna Scott with highlights from the drug possession forum in Spokane // Dose of Kindness -- Detective Cookie // Gee Scott on paying workers // Nathalia Holt, author of Wise Gals // Rachel Belle on the national rudeness ranking/ unsustainable lobstering See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Snohomish County's New Opioid Dashboard

9/14/2022
Feliks Banel explains the Columbarium Centennial at Evergreen Washelli // Matthew Gardner, Windermere Chief Economist, on inflation/ office space // Hanna Scott on Snohomish County's new opioid dashboard // Dose of Kindness -- "Barista Jake" // Gee Scott on royal pomp // Hanna Scott on efforts to tighten up WA drug possession laws See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:31:37

The Seahawks' Victory Over the Broncos

9/13/2022
Mike Salk on the Seahawks' victory over the Broncos // Hanna Scott wrapping up August criminal prosecutions in King County // Dose of Kindness -- mentoring future activists a UW // Gee Scott on the Seahawks win // David Fahrenthold on the latest round of DOJ subpoenas/ TX bussing migrants out of state // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- weekend 405 closures // Rachel Belle asks, "are we still supporting authors if we get their books at the library?" See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:40:24

Russell Wilson's Return to Seattle

9/12/2022
Jill Schlesinger on inflation/ potential railroad strike/ life insurance // Paging Dr. Cohen -- intermittent fasting // Shawn Drotar, 104.3 The Fan in Denver, on Russell Wilson's return to Seattle // Dose of Kindness -- school bus driver goes above and beyond // Gee Scott previews tonight's Seahawks-Broncos game // Ana Swanson, NY Times, on the environmental impact of making EVs // Rachel Belle on the 2022 Lumen Field menu See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:39:37

King Charles III's Empire

9/9/2022
Matthew Gardner, Windermere Chief Economist, on the August NWMLS report // Feliks Banel on the Queen's 1983 visit to Seattle // Margaret Brennan on King Charles III's empire/ the search of Mar-a-Lago // Hanna Scott on the impending end of the WA COVID state of emergency // Dose of Kindness -- turning nature into art // Gee Scott on empathy for people mourning a public figure See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:34:44

A Visit to Salish Sea Elementary

9/8/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- bike and pedestrian fatal crash data // Dave Ross visits Impact Salish Sea Elementary, part 1 // Dose of Kindness -- strangers become family // Gee Scott on the Obamas' return to the White House // Dave Ross visits Impact Salish Sea Elementary, part 2 // Bill Kaczaraba on the life and career of Bernard Shaw // Rachel Belle with highlights from her Thing Festival appearance See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:19

Ukraine's Nuclear Crisis

9/7/2022
Feliks Banel explains how some Mariners got their nicknames // Col. Jeff McCausland live on Ukraine's nuclear crisis // Dr. Keith Jerome, UW Virology, on the next COVID boosters/the spread of monkeypox // Dose of Kindness -- let's build a bus stop // Ursula Reutin on WA teacher strikes // Rachel Belle on college freshmen, unprepared to do their own cleaning See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:08

Growth Management Fees & Home Affordability

9/6/2022
Matthew Gardner, Windermere Chief Economist, on growth management fees/home affordability // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- two weeks of I-90 lane closures // Hanna Scott rounding up local teacher labor action // Dose of Kindness -- a great big billboard to celebrate a graduation // Gee Scott on regretting the choice of a college major // David Fahrenthold live on 2022 midterm campaigning See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:08

The President's Philadelphia Speech

9/2/2022
Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- ancient handprints in lava near Mt. Adams // Major Garrett on the president's Philadelphia speech/ Trump's control over the GOP // Dose of Kindness -- giving back to teachers // Shannon Drayer live on the Mariners' recent success // Katherine Blunt on what we can learn from CA's power grid problems/wildfires // Rachel Belle with life lessons from a hospice worker See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:17

Simplifying the Tax Code

9/1/2022
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- free transit for people 18-and-under // Ken Williams, from Clifton Larson Allen, on simplifying the tax code, part 1 // Dose of Kindness -- polo for all // Gee Scott on Twitter getting an edit button, for subscribers // Ken Williams, from Clifton Larson Allen, on simplifying the tax code, part 2 // Rachel Belle on TV and movie myths about sex See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:42

The Indian Child Welfare Act

8/31/2022
Feliks Banel on the classic Outdoor Line show // Linda Flanagan, author of Take Back the Game // Part 1 -- Misty Napeahi, Tulalip Tribe Vice Chair, on the Indian Child Welfare Act // Dose of Kindness -- lots of love for Serena Williams // Gee Scott on turning kids' sports into a business // Part 2 -- Linda Jones, taken from her family at 6 prior to the Indian Child Welfare Act // Rachel Belle on recognizing the signs of a heart attack See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:43:23