Elections office fielding complaints from both sides over Sawant recall ballot

Voters in District 3 decide one of the biggest political decisions Seattle has faced in recent history when they choose whether to recall City Councilmember Kshama Sawant on Tuesday. There is plenty of politicking going on with both sides, whether directly involving the campaigns or not. Each side has brought in roughly one million dollars … Read more

Trial date for Pierce County Sheriff Troyer set for July 2022

Pierce County Sheriff Ed Troyer will stand trial on July 11 next year for two misdemeanor charges. In October, Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s Office filed charges of false reporting and making a false statement to law enforcement against Troyer, who earlier this year called law enforcement on a Black newspaper carrier in his neighborhood, claiming … Read more

Scheifele’s hat trick propels Jets past Devils in Friday night barnburner – Winnipeg | Globalnews.ca

After scoring just nine goals in a 1-5-1 stretch, the Winnipeg Jets exploded for eight goals in an 8-4 win over a New Jersey Devils team playing for the second straight night. The Jets didn’t take long to get the crowd going when Mark Scheifele found himself alone in close and put a wicked deke … Read more

Field Trip: Lacrosse with the New York Riptide

UNIONDALE, Long Island (WABC) — For the first time in a long time, it’s Field Trip time! Lacrosse is the oldest team sport in North America, created by Native Americans way back in the 1600’s. They called it ‘stickball,’ and it was a contest played by tribal warriors for training, recreation, and religious purposes. Fast … Read more

Biden, Putin to talk next week as tensions grow over Ukraine

MOSCOW (AP) — President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin will speak in a video call Tuesday as tensions between the U.S. and Russia escalate over a Russian troop buildup on the Ukrainian border seen as a sign of a potential invasion. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed plans on Saturday to Russia’s state news … Read more

Report confirms uptick in shootings across King County, Seattle

Seattle police are reporting five gunfire incidents within a 24-hour period. And mayors in Kent, Auburn, Tukwila, and Renton are trying to find solutions after an uptick in violence. “Clearly, the level of violence has just come to an unacceptable level and I think all of us are collectively saying ‘enough is enough,’” Federal Way … Read more

Brian Kilmeade says he doesn’t support Fauci-Nazi comparisons

Brian Kilmeade, of the Brian Kilmeade Show on Fox Radio, told KIRO Radio’s Dori Monson Show that he doesn’t support comparisons of Dr. Anthony Fauci to Nazis. His FOX News colleague, Lara Logan, said people tell her that Fauci is like Josef Mengele, a doctor who performed experiments on Jewish prisoners during WWII. “Anytime you … Read more

Win tickets to see REO Speedwagon and STYX

Get off your couch and get ready to rock at the “Live and Unzoomed” tour. KIRO Radio has your chance to win FOUR tickets to see STYX co-headline with REO Speedwagon at White River Amphitheater on Friday, July 22nd, 2021 with special guest Loverboy. Experience STYX’ new albums ‘Crash of the Crown’ and ‘The Same’ … Read more