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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

Protecting stores that sells firearms from looters

6/1/2020
Aaron Granillo on the looting in Bellevue // Hanna Scott on the looting in Seattle // Chris Sullivan on protecting stores that sells firearms from looters // Dave Ross with the Floyd family's response // Hanna Scott on WA counties exiting Phase 1 // Paging Dr. Cohen -- preparing for a 2nd wave of COVID infections // Dose of Kindness -- volunteers clean up downtown Seattle // Gee Scott on the weekend of protests and riots // Jill Schlesinger on rethinking corporate responsibility // Franks...

Duration:00:50:55

Curbing Yakima's COVID outbreak

5/29/2020
Dr. Scott Lindquist on curbing Yakima's COVID outbreak // Chris Sullivan delivers sad news about the Seafair Pirates // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- who named all these sloughs? // Hanna Scott on moving to Phase 2/ L&I emergency powers // Dose of Kindness -- making up for a cancelled prom // Gee Scott on racial tensions in America // Cathy Huber Nickerson on Camas, WA's idea to get money back into the local economy

Duration:00:49:40

Stop flushing trash down your toilet

5/28/2020
Dr. Keith Jerome on the outbreak timeline/ health surveillance // Chris Sullivan reminds everyone to stop flushing trash down your toilet // Hanna Scott on WA religious gatherings/ today's 'stay home' lawsuit // Dose of Kindness -- the puffy pandemic parade // Gee Scott on social media misinformation // Dave Ross reads stories of joblessness from listeners and Facebook

Duration:00:37:24

Assessing Yakima County's outbreak

5/27/2020
Feliks Banel on preserving Seattle's old Federal Building // Chris Sullivan with reminders about warm weather and cold water (and marijuana) // Stephen Murphy from Pacific Northwest Advisors, on how Latin American nations are handling the pandemic // Dose of Kindness -- "Pasado's Pen Pals" // Gee Scott on the videos of George Floyd and Christian Cooper // Hanna Scott looking ahead to the next phase of WA reopening/ assessing Yakima County's outbreak

Duration:00:35:12

The rise in military re-enlistment

5/26/2020
Michael Hiltzik from the LA Times on whether the first lockdown accomplished anything // Maj. Mike Lyons live on holding virtual Memorial Day remembrances/ the rise in military re-enlistment // Hanna Scott on UW Medicine furloughs/ two WA cases of MIS-C // Dose of Kindness -- following through on Taps Across America // Gee Scott rounds up the Seahawks rumors we've been missing // David Fahrenthold live on the reemergence of Joe Biden/ when and where there might be a Republican convention

Duration:00:45:48

Advice for new graduates

5/25/2020
Hanna Scott on more WA counties moving the Phase 2/ question about the WA death count // Peter King previewing Wednesday's NASA-SpaceX launch // Dose of Kindness -- Steve Hartman's feature on "Taps Across America" // Gee Scott on the latest chapter in Ryan Leaf life // Kathryn Saxer, career coach, with advice for new grads // Hanna Scott on The Genetic Detective, a new TV series (that she's in) premiering May 26, 2020

Duration:00:46:56

Joe Biden and the black vote

5/22/2020
Ask Ali -- handling the stress that comes with lockdowns and lost jobs // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Marijuana Road // Margaret Brennan on pandemic politics/ potential Biden VP candidates // Dose of Kindness -- a knighthood for a prolific raiser of funds // Gee Scott on Joe Biden and the black vote // WA Employment Securities Commissioner Suzi Levine live

Duration:00:51:36

Running a travel-based company in a pandemic

5/21/2020
Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- pandemic Seattle traffic levels/ more "healthy street" closures // Hanna Scott on WA schools staying closed/ WA contact tracing // Charity of the Month -- Northwest Harvest // Dose of Kindness -- "Students Rising Above" // Gee Scott on rating cleanliness and safety once the economy reopens // Colleen O'Brien talks Rick Steves about running a travel-based company in a pandemic // Rachel Belle on what it's like to go to the dentist right now

Duration:00:39:15

The revival of the Sheridan Market

5/20/2020
Chris Sullivan on federal money for Sound Transit and WA farmers // Hanna Scott on first responders putting on a parade for boy whose "Make-a-Wish" wish was canceled // Major Mike Lyons live on the surge in civilian Afghan casualties // Hanna Scott on moving into Phase 2 // Dose of Kindness -- a doctor who puts patient care above pay // Gee Scott explains changes to the NFL "Rooney Rule" // Feliks Banel on the revival of the Sheridan Market

Duration:00:37:58

COVID communication

5/19/2020
Dr. Erin Bromage, UMass, on COVID communication // Hanna Scott on WA elective surgeries/ the first WA DOC death/ unemployment fraud // Dose of Kindness -- meet Mailman Kyle // Gee Scott, highly skeptical about the safety of public restaurants // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- a bleak outlook for the West Seattle Bridge // David Fahrenthold on the next Congressional rescue package/ the latest firing of an inspector general

Duration:00:37:43

Today is the 40th anniversary of the Mt. St. Helen's eruption

5/18/2020
Paging Dr. Cohen - safety measures once offices reopen // Chris Sullivan on the WSU survey about reopening restaurants // Hanna Scott on a local snag with testing supplies/ KingCo's mask directive // Dose of Kindness -- Steve Hartman's feature on creating a special graduation // Gee Scott on the return of golf and NASCAR/ proposed pandemic rules for MLB // Feliks Banel on the 40th anniversary of the Mt. St. Helen's eruption // Jill Schlesinger on a "swoosh-shaped" recovery

Duration:00:43:15

Mt. St. Helens was nearly Mt. Fitzherbert

5/15/2020
Alex Davidson and Tim Billing - UW students asking for a partial refund // Margaret Brennan on the political pandemic divide // Hanna Scott on the virus complicating wildfire season/ the WA virus timeline // Dose of Kindness -- getting fresh groceries to people who need them // Gee Scott on the drive to be part of a team // Feliks Banel, All Over the Map -- Mt. St. Helens, which was nearly Mt. Fitzherbert

Duration:00:39:24

Stay-home fatigue

5/14/2020
Chris Sullivan on the WA DOH reminding businesses to flush their pipes before reopening // Sharon Begley from STAT News with a series of longer-term pandemic forecasts // Hanna Scott on WA state government budget cuts and hiring freeze // Dose of Kindness -- a 14 year old helps seniors stay active // Gee Scott on stay-home fatigue // Chris Sullivan on Memorial Day travel (or lack thereof) and the congressional airline refund bill

Duration:00:32:47

Virtual presidential conventions

5/13/2020
Chris Sullivan with data on WA traffic levels during the pandemic and the "super spreader" choir in Skagit County // Leonard Steinhorn on planning for virtual presidential conventions // Hanna Scott on regulations for WA retail/ contact tracing and isolation // Dose of Kindness -- "gowns for good" // Gee Scott on anxious fans, players, and dads, hoping there will be college football this year // Feliks Banel on how WA handled widespread job losses in the Great Depression

Duration:00:36:01

King County Metro's money problems

5/12/2020
Major Mike Lyons live on a new U.S. military COVID policy // Chris Sullivan on an Eastern WA-Western WA food bank swap // Hanna Scott on the King County mask directive/ restaurants logging customer data // Dose of Kindness -- training and deploying comfort animals // Gee Scott on baseball (maybe) coming back/ restaurants logging customer data // Chris Sullivan's Chokepoint -- King County Metro's money problems // David Fahrenthold Live on the SCOTUS cases regarding the president's taxes

Duration:00:39:50

Surprisingly healthy stock markets

5/11/2020
Jill Schlesinger on the surprisingly healthy stock markets // Hanna Scott on unemployment fraud // Paging Dr. Cohen -- a potential COVID complication for children // Dose of Kindness -- an assisted living facility serenade // Gee Scott on continued social distancing/ the killing of Amaud Arbery // Hanna Scott on weekend protests/ new UW modeling

Duration:00:34:11

20 miles of street closures becoming permanent

5/8/2020
Feliks Banel on a road called the "Devil's Elbow" // Margaret Brennan on universal basic income and Trump trying to squash Obamacare again // Daily Dose - Two seniors decided to have their own prom at home // Gee Scott says the football season will happen and talks the Seahawk's announcing their schedule // Daniel Malone - director of a homeless shelter who says the virus has changed everything // Chris Sullivan on the 20 miles of street closures becoming permanent // Rachel Belle on what...

Duration:00:42:07

Cocktails mixed to go

5/7/2020
Windemere Economist Matthew Gardner- Seattle home sales number seem to be holding steady // Chris Sullivan on the idea that drug possession for small amounts of drugs could become legal // Hanna on local nurses who have the Governor's back & Cocktails mixed to go // Dose of Kindness -- Opera singers give neighbors a performance in South Carolina // Gee Scott - should we going back to biz as usual even with infection numbers going up? // Rachel Belle speaks with an ex-pat who can tell the...

Duration:00:39:20

COVID parties in Walla Walla

5/6/2020
Chris Sullivan on emergency plans for the West Seattle Bridge // Hanna Scott on treating opioid addiction during pandemic // Sen. Patty Murray calling for a national testing plan // Hanna Scott on new lawsuits against Gov. Inslee/ COVID parties in Walla Walla // Dose of Kindness -- a parade for a dedicated teacher // Gee Scott on virtual commencement addresses // Feliks Banel on the Hudson's Bay Company, founded 350 years ago this week

Duration:00:38:55

Reopening the WA economy

5/5/2020
Chris Sullivan on the .004% of WA ballots that might have been fraudulent in 2018 // Hanna Scott on the latest UW forecast models/ reopening the WA economy // Dose of Kindness -- mutual admiration between an 11-year-old and the USPS // Gee Scott on the possible return of Marshawn Lynch // David Fahrenthold live on the 2020 race for the White House/ Secret Service paying Trump hotels // Hanna Scott with help for those who have not received their relief checks // Rachel Belle with the list of...

Duration:00:42:14