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The Arts & Culture series enriches our community with imagination and creativity. Whether reinventing the classics for a new audience or presenting an innovative new art form, these events are aimed at expanding horizons. From poetry to music to storytelling, this series leaves our audiences inspired, encouraged, and seeing the world with new eyes.
 
The Civics series at Town Hall shines a light on the shifting issues, movements, and policies, that affect our society, both locally and globally. These events pose questions and ideas, big and small, that have the power to inform and impact our lives. Whether it be constitutional research from a scholar, a new take on history, or the birth of a movement, it's all about educating and empowering.
 
The Science series presents cutting-edge research about biology, physics, chemistry, ecology, geology, astronomy, and more. These events appeal to many different levels of expertise, from grade school students to career scientists. With a range of relevant applications, including medicine, the environment, and technology, this series expands our thinking and our possibilities.
 
Love Town Hall? Become an insider! In The Moment with Jini Palmer offers a slice of Town Hall culture and puts you in the room for exclusive behind-the-scenes conversations. Listen in as a rotating cast of prominent local voices, along with Chief Correspondent Steve Scher, get to know upcoming speakers before they visit our stages. Get an insider perspective you won’t find anywhere else—a weekly snapshot of all things Town Hall. Fans of Seattle public radio will recognize Steve Scher from hi ...
 
Seattle’s watchdog Dori Monson holds government accountable, lampoons the “Seattle Process”, and keeps tabs on how your tax dollars get spent. Increasingly rare on Seattle radio, you’ll also hear exclusive long-form interviews with Northwest icons like Pete Carroll, Duff McKagan, and John Nordstrom. Tune in weekdays noon to 3pm on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM.
 
Join University of Washington professor Jeff Shulman for a seventh season exploring the far-reaching impacts of Seattle's physical and cultural transformation. Notable guests from earlier seasons of Seattle Growth Podcast include Hall of Famer Lenny Wilkens, 3-time NBA All-Star Detlef Schrempf, NBA champion Wally Walker, Sonics legend Slick Watts, Pete Nordstrom, Craig Kinzer, Port Commissioner John Creighton, Paul Lawrence, City Councilmember Tim Burgess, SDOT director Scott Kubly, Tim Burg ...
 
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Paul Shoemaker believes America is approaching a looming inflection point. The author and social impact leader says that the massive upheavals over the last year is emblematic of how the social, economic, and health challenges facing us in the 2020s are radically different from those we faced even one generation ago. But far from feeling downtrodde…
 
Jeff Bezos’ empire, once housed in a garage, now spans the globe. Between services like Whole Foods, Prime Video, and Amazon’s cloud computing unit AWS, plus Bezos’ ownership of The Washington Post, it’s nearly impossible to go a day without encountering its impact. Many argue we live in a world run, supplied, and controlled by Amazon and its found…
 
American cities are currently faced with a two-pronged challenge: dealing with our climate crisis, and managing the lack of housing that is affordable and healthy. Our housing is not only unhealthy for the planet, green affordable housing expert Dana Bourland believes, but is also putting the physical and financial health of residents at risk, with…
 
2PM - The Big Lead // John Curley joins to chat about I-90 being closed in both directions near Cle Elum due to fire // Ninth Circuit favors Bothell church in case against state abortion coverage mandate // Bungee jumper’s mid-air heart attack after jumping with no cord // GUEST: Listener Jon Allen, retired Navy after 6 tours, says getting out of A…
 
1PM - The Fastest 15 // Northgate bridge will be named after Georgia congressman // Gov. Inslee wants all electric buses // Miscarriage is common, yet shrouded in stigma and shame; Amanda Knox wants to change that // The Cleveland Indians now known as The Cleveland Guardians // GUEST: Damian Greene, Whidbey Island School Board member who is conside…
 
12PM - The Big Lead // Show member on being forced to vaccinate, or get kicked out of UW // Drive-by shootings up 100% in Seattle - shootings at 5-year high in King County // GUEST: Gerard Thai, frustrated with crime at his Fremont apartment, got a motion detecting camera and confronts thieves with a bat and gun See omnystudio.com/listener for priv…
 
1PM - The Fastest 15 // Biden Town Hall on CNN // Stanford doctor says mandatory child vaccination is unethical // 7th anniversary of Beetle on Beatle crime // Fart humor at British Open // GUEST: Steve McElhenney, has been trying to protect his favorite West Seattle dog park from criminals // Dori takes a Washington Student Achievement Council sur…
 
12PM - The Big Lead // Rock Throwing + Camp cleared today // WSU Coach not getting vaccinated // Black Church in Central District wants land back from City // GUEST: Ann Davison, she's challenging Pete Holmes for city attorney // Priest quits after being tracked with cell phone See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
2PM - The Big Lead // Dori changes his tune about Space Bezos // GUEST: Trooper Chase VanCleave with WSP on I-5 overpass rock throwing // Edmonds politics "going communist" // GUEST: Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett on the letter he got signed by 37 of the 39 Sheriffs in Washington pledging to uphold the 2nd Amendment // Awesome Audio of the Day…
 
1PM - The Fastest 15 // A listener inspired Gov. Inslee parody song // The Dee Gees! // Covid bonuses for Island County government workers // Ben Carson says CRT robs children of American dream // Bellevue Schools: You are not a person, you're a race // Norwegian beach handball players get fined // Hump Day with 710 ESPN's Brock Huard See omnystudi…
 
12PM - The Big Lead // Rock throwing // Edmonds new report line // 37 of 39 Sheriff's signed a letter for constitutional rights - Mitzi did not // GUEST: Tam Trinh, a nurse whose car was hit by a rock on I-5 yesterday just before another victim chased the suspect down // Bremerton Football coach continues to fight, Dori still disagrees with his sta…
 
2PM - The Big Lead // GUEST: Joseph Gilbert, Director of Strategy at America's Frontline Doctors, on the lawsuit they filed to stop emergency use of Covid vaccines based on mortality data // Sydney tightens lockdown as Australia's COVID-19 cases rise // Fauci vs Rand Paul // Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkin is a "disastrous" mayor // Awesome Audio of the…
 
12PM - The Big Lead // Durkan blames WSDOT for rocks/bricks being thrown at vehicles, takes no responsibility // Car use is back to pre-pandemic level // GUEST: Randall O'Toole with The Cato Institute says Transit is dead // Maple Valley Hit and Run See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
1PM - The Fastest 15 // GUEST: The Outdoor Line's Tom Nelson joins Dori to discuss their most recent fishing adventure // Seattle mayoral candidate owes 20k in back rent // Seattle Mayor Durkin's new welcome back campaign // Beds for Olympic athletes are labeled "anti-sex" and made from cardboard, so athletes don't risk spreading covid // GUEST: Mi…
 
12PM - The Big Lead // More rocks/bricks thrown this weekend, Durkan comments // "Washington is Washingtested" // Gov. Inslee on vaccine hesitancy // GUEST: Victoria Taft on the eight people shot in Portland this weekend // Water restrictions are back // Biden and Harris vaccine hesitancy See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
2PM - The Big Lead // The “Shot of a Lifetime” $1 million prize winner, Kameron M., a 23 year-old motorcycle mechanic from South King County // Jeff Bezos’ ‘Space Penis’ Rocket Breaks Record // Twitter explodes after Psaki urges Big Tech to unite on bans for 'misinformation' spreaders + Biden accuses Facebook of ‘killing people’ amid censorship row…
 
1PM - The Fastest 15 // CANCELLED: Crossword Puzzles // Megan Fox clarifies comments calling Trump 'a legend': I don't align 'with any political party' // NFL messaging // GUEST: Seattle mother Katy Faust explains how to protect kids against cultural indoctrination // Unicode's New Emoji Finalists, Ranked See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy inf…
 
1PM - The Fastest 15 // More on Gov. Inslee and climate change // Man screams, refuses to go down slide in hilarious video // Patriot's Cassius Marsh says he was treated poorly because he didn't have time to eat lunch // Record 93,000 overdose deaths during covid // Gayle King says unvaxxed family members are banned from her Thanksgiving dinner tab…
 
12PM - The Big Lead // GUEST: Former Sheriff John Urquhart defends the 911 dispatcher on Sherman's wife's call, explains procedure and training // Gov. Inslee says everything is climate change // Twitter upset with us for airing 911 call See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By KIRO Radio 97.3 FM
 
“By turns raw and mystical, steeped in loss but also reconciliation, it is a book that challenges our preconceptions, in regard to content and form.” So says author David L. Ulin about The Spring, the debut book from author Annie Connole. Connole joined writer Frances McCue in a virtual conversation about the book-length lyric essay. Together, they…
 
What’s the state of downtown Seattle? How are businesses and other sectors navigating the ongoing impact of the pandemic, recent protests, lack of affordable housing, and other social and economic factors? Hear perspectives from leaders including Bob Donegan, President of Ivar’s, and Brian Surratt, Vice President of Real Estate Development and Comm…
 
12PM - The Big Lead // Richard Sherman latest // GUEST: WSP Trooper Rick Johnson on the Sherman incident beginning with a hit-n-run on 520 // Seattle Chop victim's mom speaks // New state law may be the reason for arson in SeaTac // Biden takes a page from Stalin See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Anna Sale wants you to have that conversation. You know the one. The one that you’ve been avoiding or putting off, maybe for years. The one that you’ve thought “they’ll never understand” or “do I really want to bring that up?” or “it’s not going to go well, so why even try?” The founder and host of WNYC’s popular podcast Death, Sex & Money presente…
 
Big Lead @ 2pm Reaction to Reykdal interview yesterday // GUEST: Cliff Mass on the Seattle Times report (also picked up by most local outlets) claiming Climate Change is the only reason why it was hot last week. // Cliff explains what's wrong with the "study" everyone is quoting. // Jason Rantz on speaking at CPAC this weekend 2:45 Awesome Audio Se…
 
Fastest 15Yankees PxP guy accidentally calls a HR that was a replay //Biden latest Dean Caine has had enough of woke AmericaPfizer wants approval for third shot, CDC says not necessary // British Bloomberg host lets Buttigieg have it // GUEST: Tom Douglas on the UK banning live lobster boiling // NYT considers porn for 1st graders to be "sex positi…
 
The Big Lead @ NoonNew WA law bans less lethal (bean bag weapons) for OfficersBoiling lobsters alive to be banned under proposed government plans // Lorena Gonzales' fake outrage over what happened in DC Jan 6th // Former King County Sheriff's Deputy Viktor White on the new law banning police from using their less lethal weapon that shoots bean bag…
 
Big Lead @ 2pmBREAKING: Expecting outcome of investigation into SPD officers who attended Trump rally on January 6th.// Woman suffers glass shard in her eye after being hit by debris thrown onto I-5 // More on SPD officers/Texts // President of SPOG Mike Solan says he'd like to see a more thorough report from OPA, questions the investigation See om…
 
Fastest 15-Abby's song -Gates Foundation study says Inslee's lotto boosted vax rates 24% - doubt it, that's not a study, they're guessing // Boris Becker is in trouble for calling a tennis player's pretty fiancé // "pretty"https://www.foxnews.com/sports/boris-beckers-catching-heat-for-calling-tennis-players-fiancee-pretty-during-wimbledon-broadcast…
 
The Big Lead @ NoonWhat engineers must now do for equity from Wa State Gas prices continue to skyrocket, // Biden plans for more increase // : Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal says Critical Race Theory doesn't exist, won't define ithttps://omny.fm/shows/the-dori-monson-show/superintendent-reykdal-says-critical-race-theory-d 12:45 …
 
Fastest 15 Latest on Broadview Thomson school/homeless situationKing Co ordered to pay $900K to employee who was retaliated against after filing complaint // Biden can't answer questions without notes // Four day a week work week in Iceland is "an overwhelming success"University won't change its name despite slave ties // Hump Day with Huard // Wok…
 
The Big Lead @ NoonOlympia stab teaseWashington Crime statsMan and Woman shot last night in North Seattle, gunman still at large // Woman speaks out after her boyfriend was shot 6 times in her yard last weekend on Sand Point WayAx-suspect released with no charges after break-in attempt // Listener Patrick, Olympia man attacked by a man with a knife…
 
Fastest 15 Fourth of July story about how the hockey goalie was hit by stray firework while in a hot tub and killedMan sprays fire extinguisher in I-90 tunnel Man arrested throwing concrete at vehiclesRecent college grad loses brand new biz in White Center fire // Disney gets rid of 'hello boys and girls' from fireworks greeting Campus Reform with …
 
The Big Lead @ Noon Rental filled with feces, renter hasn't paid rent, buys expensive shoes and has been "hoarding" his dog's poopInslee says he's "won the Superbowl" of Covid, doesn't think rethinking his emergency powers it necessary // Landlord Carl shares his experience with a renter taking advantage of the moratorium, found apartment FULL of d…
 
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