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Ron and Don make a difference in the lives of real people. Whether rallying behind the families of fallen police and firefighters, or raising emergency supplies for victims of natural disasters, Ron Upshaw and Don O'Neill bring you the human stories behind the news. Join the Ron and Don Nation weekdays 3 to 7pm on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM.

Friday, August 17, 2018

August 17, 2018 - Hour 1

Sam Sayers - Missing hiker update // SMN CUTS: Cliff Mass about the new norm in the Pacific Northwest when it comes to wildfires // A fire tornado has killed firefighters in the West

August 17, 2018 - Hour 2

My final update on Cleveland and why this was the hardest cause radio I have personally ever done // RMB - UPDATE ON THE BRIDGE GIRL WHO WAS PUSHED // WAWTAH - Time is our greatest currency

August 17, 2018 - Hour 3

DUI arrest on 520 and man jumps from the 520 bridge // Tribute for Aretha Franklin //  The 92 million dollar military parade has been cancelled

Thursday, August 16, 2018

90% of the world's spas and resorts won't give massages and facials to people touched by cancer

The nonprofit Wellness for Cancer is on a mission: to train as many of the world's spa practitioners, so they don't turn away those dealing with cancer.

August 16, 2018 - Hour 1

3PM - GUEST: Q13's David Rose And The Serial Cat Killer // GUEST: Music Writer Charles Cross On The Passing Of Aretha Franklin // Rachel Belle And Self Care For Cancer Patients // White Nationalist Speech Interrupted By Dad

August 16, 2018 - Hour 2

4PM - Hannah Scott And A Touching Oso Story // Amazon Wants To Aquire Landmark Movie Chain // Text Time With Candy // Ring My Belle // WAWTAH?

August 16, 2018 - Hour 3

5PM - GUEST: Q 13's David Rose And The Feline Murders // GUEST: Music Writer Charles Cross On The Passing Of Aretha Franklin // Rachel Belle And Self Care For Cancer Patients // Getting Rid Of The Seahawks // Ride Shares

August 16, 2018 - Hour 4

6PM - Fortnight Controversy // Missing Hiker Survived By Eating Bees And Berries // Text Time With Candy // Ring My Belle // WAWTAH?

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

August 15, 2018 - Hour 1

3PM - Homless Homicide // GUEST: Anthony Yanez, NBC LA Meteorologist // WA State Rep. Matt Manweller Fired From CWU // Pastor Starting A Brewery

August 15, 2018 - Hour 2

4PM - Twitter Suspends Alex Jones // Fighting Your Kids' Tech Addiction // Text Time With Candy // Ring My Belle // WAWTAH?

August 15, 2018 - Hour 3

5PM - Visiting Canadian Threatened/Dangled Over Ledge Of Building After Pearl Jam Concert // GUEST: Anthony Yanez, NBC LA Meterologist // GUEST: Adam Carolla // 60 Foot Bridge Shove Heard Around The World // Ryan Reynolds And Finding Your Passion

August 15, 2018 - Hour 4

6PM - New Healthy Eating Guidlines // Do You Want A Playable City? // Text Time With Candy // Ring My Belle // WAWTAH?

NBC Meteorologist Anthony Yanez on wildfire season

Los Angeles NBC weather expert Anthony Yanez discusses how the West Coast is on fire this summer, with wildfires sending smoke all the way up in to Washington state. Is this a new norm? Can anything be done?

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

August 14, 2018 - Hour 1

3PM - GUEST: Real Estate Agent Wes Jones On The Seattle Market // Seattle Airplane Hijack // GUEST: General Barry McCaffery And How Safe Are Our Airports? // Steve Perry Making A Comeback?

August 14, 2018 - Hour 2

4PM - GUEST: Jennifer Huffman, Connected To Local Legend Joe Rantz And "The Boys In The Boat" // Text Time With Candy // Ring My Belle // WAWTAH?

August 14, 2018 - Hour 3

5PM - Wes Jones And The State Of The Seattle Housing Market // Seattle Airplane Hijacker // GUEST: General Barry McCaffery On Airport Security And Seattle's Airplane Hijacker // NFL And The National Anthem: Florida Edition

August 14, 2018 - Hour 4

6PM - Thinking About Longevity // Text Time With Candy // Ring My Belle // WAWTAH?

General Barry McCaffrey

General Barry McCaffrey joined the Ron and Don Show on KIRO Radio to talk about how two F-15's responded so quickly to a stolen plane out of Sea-Tac Airport. He also explains why they didn't shoot down Richard Russell. 

Monday, August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 - Hour 1

3PM - Seattle Airplane Hijacker // Missing Hiker Sam Sayers // The Bridge Push

August 13, 2018 - Hour 2

4PM - GUEST: Rob Cordts, A Dallas Grounds Crew Supervisor On The Seattle Airplane Hijack // Text Time With Candy // Ring My Belle // WAWTAH