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KIRO Nights covers the world, but knows that your world starts in Western Washington. The search for new ideas, technologies, and voices make for a refreshing and comprehensive wrap to the day's news.

Monday, August 20, 2018

August 20, 2018 - Hour 1

Seattle pollution levels surge, as smoky air returns // ‘7 in 72 hours’ — burst of gun violence in the Central District // Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani defends 'truth isn't truth' remark // Seahawks lose preseason game to Los Angeles Chargers // Seahawks punter Jon Ryan released // UNPOPULAR OPINION: The Little League World Series is better than the MLB World Series

August 20, 2018 - Hour 2

First tiny house installed at South Lake Union encampment // Weed is wasteful: Marijuana market is producing new avenues of trash // Why Spin bikeshare decided to pull out of Seattle // Seattle police looking for vandal caught on camera cutting bike-share brakes // QOTD - What is the most annoying question that people ask you?

August 20, 2018 - Hour 3

Kevin Spacey’s ‘Billionaire Boys Club’ Opens With Abysmal $618 // Asia Argento Paid Off Sexual Assault Accuser // Megyn Kelly airs out explosive allegations of bullying by Miss America head Gretchen Carlson // TODAY’S RECOMMENDATION

Friday, August 17, 2018

August 17, 2018 - Hour 1

Driving with Gee: Jarran Reed. \ Dr. Darrel Turner talks to Gee about the SeaTac highjacking and mental health. \ TODAY'S RECOMMENDATION. 

August 17, 2018 - Hour 2

Tom Tangney Movie Review: Crazy Rich Asians. \ Aaron Mason in studio to discuss the new details in the Ohio State Football scandal. \ QUESTION OF THE DAY: What kind of weird food combinations do you like?

August 17, 2018 - Hour 3

The Amanda Knox Story - Amanda in studio

Thursday, August 16, 2018

August 16, 2018 - Hour 1

Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died // GUEST: CHRIS REYKDAL - State Superintendent of Public Instruction // UNPOPULAR OPINION: "Walking on the Sun" is a good song by a good band

August 16, 2018 - Hour 2

If Seattle Were Actually Progressive, We Would Ban the NFL and Ditch the Seahawks // Should players talk about their injuries? // Rachel Belle Feature: Spas and resorts not servicing cancer victims // QOTD: What are some small things that make your day better?

August 16, 2018 - Hour 3

Tom Tangney Movie Review: Crazy Rich Asians // Hanna Scott Oso Feature // TODAY'S RECOMMENDATION

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

August 15, 2018 - Hour 1

Another smokey day across western Washington, Gov. Cuomo statement, Lunch lady sisters steal nearly $500,000, and Unpopular Opinion.

August 15, 2018 - Hour 2

Special Guest, Robot will be the lead actor in a film, Mark-Paul Gosselaar says a "Saved by thge Bell" reboot could work, Players shouldn't talk about their injuries.

August 15, 2018 - Hour 3

Superintendent asks for patience amid potential teacher strikes, 6 year old orders $300 worth of toys on Amazon without her parents knowing, How Everett is fighting OPIOD CRISIS, Drew's tech Corner, and Today's Recommendation.

Unpopular opinion: There's a reason we talk about Richard Russell the way we do

There's a reason everyone has discussed Richard Russell, aka "Beebo," as a good person who was "broken" after he stole a commercial airplane and crashed it on a Puget Sound island. Would we say the same for someone who didn't look like him?

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

August 14, 2018 - Hour 1

Richard Russell: Where is the compassion for other people suffering from mental illness? // Maryland accepts responsibility in death of Jordan McNair // UNPOPULAR OPINION: Garage sales are terrible

August 14, 2018 - Hour 2

Sarah Sanders Says She ‘Can’t Guarantee’ Trump Hasn’t Said N-Word on Tape // Rep. Manweller fired from Central Washington University // A bridge connecting Sammamish and Bellevue? // Is being homeless illegal? Ohio court rulings raise the question // QOTD: What habit do you have now that you wish you started much earlier?

August 14, 2018 - Hour 3

Here's how you look up King County food truck health inspections // Colorado school district slashes Mondays, begins 4-day school week // Fans to get free beer with Browns' first victory // TODAY’S RECOMMENDATION​

Monday, August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 - Hour 1

New details emerge about Rich Russell, the Sea-Tac plane thief // A brawl broke out during a joint practice between two NFL teams // Unpopular Opinoin

August 13, 2018 - Hour 2

Pierce county is using diversion tactics to fight the homeless problem // The Showbox is temporarily saved // Millenials have killed another industry // Question of the day: Back in my day, we _____?

August 13, 2018 - Hour 3

Aretha Franklin is in hospice care // an 11-year-old hacked into a replica of the Florida election website // Today's Recommendation

Saturday, August 11, 2018

August 9, 2018 - Hour 1

Foundation Nightclub management was aware of internal dealing of date-rape drug // Zak and Gee recap the Seahawks game // Unpopular Opinion