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"brian calvert" Discussed on KOMO
"Northwest man is hoping to not attract the wrong kind of attention with the unique notes he's posted in his car Brian Calvert explains Austin Stevens remembers his first time like it was yesterday The first time was a smashed right side of the windshield with a sledgehammer Yeah this isn't a love story Shattered the right side I left crack shirt at the rest and then they also took out the entire front passenger window Two weeks later that's when the other window was smashed Austin Stevens doesn't have a problem with love himself His issue is that thieves find his car irresistible The vehicle has been broken into three times in the last three months and they're breaking in for what I mean all it is is an umbrella It's an ice scraper water bottles tape besides that there's a cord for charging but that value might be $5 The Portland man tells KATU dot com He doesn't know why his average looking sedan is a target but he can't afford repairs And if the car was stolen Austin would really be in bad shape so he decided to try and appeal to the thieves cold black hearts by posting notes in the window of his car One sign reads there is nothing in my car of value Another side is more direct it reads please don't steal my car I am 20 years old I bought this car on my own and it means the world to me I am poor More than that we just want to kind of communicate the message that a lot of people here are not people who are rolling in a lot of money So far so good Austin signs seem to be working Look he knows it's just a car but things have to be adjusted when situations.
Masks or No Masks? Many Businesses Err on the Side of Caution
"But it's co most Brian Calvert found out There's at least one industry still requiring face coverings, no matter what. It seems like a no brainer to this woman. Our industry. It's still Highly recommended. She owns a salon hair, Manny's and Pettis. It's a very intimate close contact service, right? We have no way of social distancing and some appointments run longer than three hours. She's requiring masks for everyone. Other businesses are choosing to do the same and customers. If you go inside any large store around here, the majority of customers are still wearing masks. Even though we know many of them are vaccinated. Every single life is somebody somebody right and I include myself in there that my grandmother died of Covid meet Crystal Monday. She's still big on wearing a mask. Even though she's vaccinated. She knows others feel the same way for several reasons. They don't really know. Which places they can go to safely. They don't know the vaccination status of people. He's even created a website revealing what businesses in her Vancouver BC neighborhood still require masks, she tells CTV. The website went up this past weekend. By Wednesday, she had to pull the sites comment section because just as there is a vocal group still supportive of wearing a mask. There's a very vocal group that feels otherwise. And I had to pull that because people were going in and making false entries. And then, of course, putting harmful content or, you know, calling people sheep, telling them not to wear a mask. Our salon owner realizes some people are ready to ditch the face covering. She's just not comfortable taking any chances yet. I know that there will be a few people that are quite upset about it. It won't be forever. If you still feel strongly either pro or anti mask an important consideration. Perhaps everyone can agree on right now, as we make a transition is good, old fashioned capitalism. Customers can choose where they feel the most comfortable shopping and at this point there appears to be stores that cater to both sides of this ongoing conversation. Brian Calvert. Common use Comeau
Washington State Moving To Phase 3 Monday, Boosting Local Businesses
"Now to a phase three reopening today, almost Brian Calvert has a closer look at what that means. In a nutshell. Restaurants, bars, stores, gyms, theaters and your local bowling alley can now host 50% of their regular indoor capacity has been a pretty tough year. We're just so excited to be back. Trying to provide a safe, clean fun environment You have. Swanson runs West Seattle Bowl. We're looking to the future and hoping that we can keep on the path. Good pass going out, and now that they can host 50% of their capacity, Francesca Gold Mar via downtown Seattle's Asiago Restaurant says, Come on, in truly need the support now more than we ever have before. So 50% will make a great deal of difference for us also knew today in Phase three indoor church services and 50% hair salons and retail can all move to 50%. There are also fewer restrictions on weddings and funerals and endorse sports events can host fans at 50% capacity. Outdoor sports facilities could allow even Mauritz just that That number is based on the venue's size. Brian Calvert. Come on you so effective today,
Washington expanding COVID-19 vaccine eligibility on March 17
"Following just before President Biden told the country last night. He wants all adults to be able to get the covert vaccine. By May 1st Washington Governor Jay Inslee announced frontline workers will be eligible sooner than expected couples. Brian Calvert has the update. Several people told us the president's decree is offering a lot of hope, because only one state is open of vaccinations to everyone so far from the last Scott. So both of us Vaccinated and I'm only 22 Governor Inslee announced yesterday. Frontline workers and now eligible for the vaccine March 17. It does give me hope for sure People can't get vaccinated fast enough as more doses are headed our way. Seattle's first mass vaccination side of Blumenfield will open its doors tomorrow. And even though the state confirm 949 new covert cases just yesterday. The governor wants to open the doors for business is even more, he says. Washington will advance to a phase three opening March 22nd, which will allow restaurants, theaters and stores to operate it 50% of
Over 2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Washington
"Carlos Brian Calvert has the latest now on the number of Washingtonians being vaccinated. 455 new cases of covert 19 were reported in the last day and there were 22 additional deaths. The numbers are getting lower, and it could be in part because the number of those being vaccinated just eclipsed two million to be exact. As of earlier this week. 2,065,000 plus doses of the vaccine have been putting people's arms or 80% of the vaccine supply held by the state of Washington. The majority of these are first doses, but even more promising, the governor's goal of 45,000 vaccinations in one day has actually been achieved. The numbers are growing because there are more places you can actually get the covert vaccine matter Of fact, Seattle's to city run sites in South and West Seattle are for everyone over the age of 65 starting this week, Even though we've been told sometime mid month there is still no official opening date yet for Seattle's first mass vaccination site at Blumenfield. Ryan Calvert camo news You have see teaming up with the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and T
Seattle's UW Medicine faces vaccine shortage, stops scheduling first dose appointments
"New Covert related deaths have been reported across Washington and now is call most Brian Calvert reports. Ah major vaccine provider is Forced to hit Pause. The city of Seattle is getting excited about its first major vaccination sided Blumenfield. Fire chief Harold Scoggins hopes it will build on the momentum of the thousands of vaccines they administered this past weekend taking those doses. Two people that's really important for us. That's not done without partnerships with University of Washington except that partner has now run dry. A shortage of doses has forced the University of Washington and the vaccine sites It works with to temporarily suspend appointments for first doses. This will not impact those with a previously scheduled second appointment. Shortage may be a sign of a larger distribution problem that state health officials already seemed to be addressing. For example, after Clark County complained it was discovered they were getting far fewer vaccines, and now their supply has tripled. What come county Also previously underserved is now getting more vaccine in coming days. Ryan
Seattle announces mass vaccination site at Lumen Field
"Is expected to grow a lot more in March because of a third vaccine comes Brian Calvert, with more doctors across the Northwest, say the new Johnson and Johnson vaccine changes things simply by adding a third option. Couple that with the fact you only need one dose of this vaccine, and there are now plans from or vaccination sites, we want to be a national leader and vaccinations. Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkin is announcing a massive effort to get this coveted shot in Maurer arms. We're going to make the vaccination sites in Rainier Beach in West Seattle permanent. We are going to be ready to stand up a mass vaccinations site at Blumenfield that the events that are there on Ben will have, as we get more vaccines will add to that, of course in the North and the condition of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is also expected to impact other vaccines sites across Washington as doses of the third option should be delivered within a week. Ryan Calvert Co. Monium Governor, Jay Inslee, signing a bill into law designed to help some of the
UW student tests positive for highly contagious COVID variant
"Is reporting 107 more deaths from Cove in since Friday, as well as another 935 new cases of the virus. In the past 24 hours, almost Brian Calvert tells us about reports of the easier to spread covert variant on a local college campus. The variant, which is said to be much more contagious and spread much easier than earlier covert strains was discovered in a student on the University of Washington main campus. Be 117 variant was detected in the student's test from late January. An email sent to students and staff this week indicate the student is doing well and is now out of isolation. Dr Jeffrey got lead chair of the university's advisory committee on communicable Diseases, wrote the email and continued to urge the U. W community to social distance where Mass went outside the home. Wash hands frequently get tested when necessary and get vaccinated when eligible. Ryan
Grocery industry suing Seattle over new hazard-pay law
"Making an extra $4 an hour is hazard pay. But comas Brian Calvert reports the grocery store owners have now filed of their first major challenge. The federal lawsuit is Against the city of Seattle for ordering that large grocery companies pay their workers more because of the workers Risk for Cove it. The suit was filed by the Northwest Grocery Association and the Washington Food Industry Association. W F I, A president Tammy Hetrick put out the statement quote. Unfortunately, the council's unprecedented ordinance, it's unilateral action and unwillingness to work with the grocery industry has left us with no other option than to file a lawsuit against the city. The two claims here First. The plaintiffs say it interferes with union contracts, which is a federal violation. The second claims that it unfairly targets major grocers and doesn't impact smaller, locally owned stores and a Menard, spokesperson for the local grocers union is confident the higher wages legal, she tells the times. It's especially unfortunate in the middle of a pandemic. These grocery employers are going to such great lengths to avoid paying workers. Brian Calvert camo news. If the pandemic
Woman sells crochet Bernie doll for over $20,000, donates to charity
"You've seen all of the Bernie Sanders means from Inauguration Day. A famous photo now of the Vermont senator at the inauguration shows up seemingly everywhere these days, and it raises thousands for charity, too. Thanks to a local woman. Compost, Brian Calvert explains. The photo shows a bundled up former presidential candidate sporting a pair of knitted brown tan and white mittens. The picture is definitely made the rounds and it also motivated Toby King to get out her crow. Shea Needles mind blowing because I knew Burning was training because of that picture, and I already had a Bernie pattern in a burning doll. So I just went and got that and I modified in Super quick plan. She wanted to do her own version of the Bernie in the photo. By way of crew. Shay and from beginning to start didn't get up and it was seven hours. But that's on top of the hours and hours of actually designing that that I did like a year ago, when it was all said and done. The Redmond woman had a doll, a perfect likeness of the now infamous photo. She even re created a tiny version of those mittens, the mittens, mittens or not that hard, it's just the color changing a special stitch. Now what to do with a tiny crew shade. Bernie Sanders doll. Toby King immediately thought of doing something good with it. After all, Bernie himself was already cashing in on the popular pose much of sweatshirts. And donated two meals on wheels. Vermont and I said that that is perfect. That is what I want to do. She decided to sell it on eBay and give the proceeds to meals on Wheels America, she tells K II TV. That's when things got really interesting for 99 cents, And then a few minutes later. I want to take the screens. I was like, Wow, it's five bucks. The auction ended earlier this week and the winning bid $20,300 Toby King of Redmond had no idea that good she could do And now she wants everyone to have a crow shade. Bernie. She's not planning on making more. But she is putting the pattern for the doll in her Etsy store named Toby Time. Crow Shea. I'm so so just so happy that everybody is making their own little Bernie and planes and Bernie's out there and just it just makes everybody so happy. Brian Calvert Homo news. Come on his time 1
Overlake Medical Center donors got special access to COVID-19 vaccine; Inslee rebukes hospital system
"Clinics continue to boost their efforts. One local hospital got the governor's attention with what looked like a vaccine offer for VIPs only. Almost Brian Calvert explains, the email reads, Dear donors were pleased to share that we have 500 new appointments in the overlay covert 19 vaccine clinic. The email, then offered a special registration code. Governor Inslee's reaction. If that's what was going, it's simply not acceptable. We need fairness in this system, and we've got to maintain public credibility in this system over like hospital CEO Oh Tom. The board says he understands how this appears negatively and insists the email was sent to 4000 people, not just donors, but patients, board members and others. The board says quote were under pressure to vaccinate people who are eligible and increased capacity. In hindsight, we could certainly look back and say this wasn't the best way to do it. After a call from the governor's office. The invitation vaccine registration was closed and slots were given to the General public,
Coronavirus vaccine supplies fall short
"Wide wide open open floodgates floodgates and and a a limited limited supply supply is is causing causing bottlenecks bottlenecks across across the the state state when when it it comes comes to to covert covert vaccinations, vaccinations, and and we we hear hear more more from from comas, comas, Brian Brian Calvert, Calvert, So So far, far, frontline frontline health health workers workers and and nursing nursing home home residents residents are are mostly mostly covered covered now now that that the the gates gates have have been been opened opened to to those those 65 65 up. up. There's There's a a sudden sudden rush, rush, but but not not enough enough vaccine Department of Health for Washington State. Again. Calls are hard to get through If it all glory is just one of many frustrated seniors or senior advocates across Washington that can't get appointments for the vaccine. Lorraine is another had been put out. A couple of this, but I've been put on one list for probably a week and a half. No calls. More sites are expected to open this week and next to help take on the new demand, But you still have to get an appointment. That means trying to get through on busy phone lines. If you don't have a computer, it's just not easy. Some do. I will give them that credit. But I think the majority of seniors it's a mystery to them. Brian Calvert
Microsoft campus near Seattle will be used to administer COVID-19 vaccine
"Governor Insley announced effective immediately. Any Washington resident age 65 or older can now get the vaccine for covert 19 almost Brian Calvert, with more details as to how the state is going to accomplish this. In his address yesterday, Inslee unveiled plans to open massive vaccination sites across the state, utilizing a syriza of privately owned facilities, including a Redmond campus. That's virtually a ghost town these days. We don't have employees and all of our buildings these days, so we're gonna be working with local hospitals. S so that they can administer their vaccines in a building on our campus. Microsoft's Brad Smith is on board. So is Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson. We're here to support the governor, Dr Shaw and all of their staffs who are working tirelessly to serve the people of the state of Washington, a vaccine and every coffee shop. Maybe not, But plans aren't final just yet by lowering the vaccination age to 65. More than 1.5 million Washingtonians are now eligible, meaning the state must now create capacity to avoid long lines like we saw last week at a vaccination site in swim.
Washington State ranks 48th for rate of Covid spread in US
"Cases of covert 19 and two additional deaths since Sunday. That said, Come on, on, Brian Brian Calvert Calvert tells tells his his are are states states actually actually trending trending much much lower lower than than this this time. time. A A couple couple weeks weeks ago ago November November we we had had several several days days of of over over 3000 3000 confirmed confirmed daily daily cases. cases. There There was was even even a slight bump post Thanksgiving as predicted. Get over the past week, numbers have fallen again. U. S A today crunch the numbers provided by Johns Hopkins University. Before yesterday, statewide totals were released. At that point, new covert cases were down. 45.8% from the previous week's total cases fell in 33, Washington counties, with the best declines in King Pierce and Spokane. It's especially good news when you consider 30,000 more tests were administered this past week than the week before, when the positivity rate was much higher when you rank each state based on how fast the virus is spreading, Washington comes in at an admirable 48th. Ryan Calvert Co. Ammonia rural hospitals that are
COVID-19: Seattle-area counties set single-day records
"You confirmed cases across the country yesterday and here in Washington, the state Health Department was able to confirm 1469 new infections. Both numbers are record highs for a single day, and both are indications The next wave of cases has definitely arrived. The homeless and Piers counties also set single day records yesterday, although in Pierce County, the culprit may not have been an up tick in cases just faster lab results. We know that at least two labs reported a balance of tests that came in today, and that may be part of what's going on here. Come appears County health departments Nigel Turn asses. It could also be a genuine uptick in infections, perhaps the first major rise. Since many people went out over Halloween weekend, although many health experts say it could be next week before we realized the holidays full impact, Brian Calvert
Coronavirus: U.S. records 100,000 new cases in a single day
"Third wave is finally here. Almost. Brian Calvert has the latest numbers and the several one day records that were shattered yesterday. There were over 100,000 You confirmed You confirmed cases cases across across the country the country yesterday yesterday and and here here in Washington, in Washington, the state the state Health Health Department Department was able was able to confirm to confirm 1469 1469 new infections. new infections. Both Both numbers numbers are are record record highs highs for for a single a single day, day, and and both both are indications are indications The next The next wave wave of cases of cases has has definitely definitely arrived. arrived. The homeless The homeless and Piers and Piers counties counties also also set set single single day day records records yesterday, yesterday, although although in Pierce in Pierce County, County, the culprit the culprit may not may not have been have been an up an tick up tick in cases in cases just just faster faster lab lab results. results. We We know that know that at least at least two labs two labs reported reported a a balance balance of of tests tests that that came came in today, in today, and that may and that be may be part part of of what's what's going going on here. on here. Come appears Come appears County County health health departments departments Nigel Nigel Turn Turn asses. asses. It It could could also also be a be genuine a genuine uptick uptick in infections, in infections, perhaps perhaps the first the first major major rise. rise. Since many Since many people people went went out out over over Halloween Halloween weekend, weekend, although although many many health health experts experts say it say could it could be next be next week week before before we realized we realized the holidays the holidays full full impact, impact, Brian Brian Calvert Calvert ammonium sarcoma ST Joseph Medical
Coronavirus outbreak still spreading on UW's Greek Row in Seattle
"No no data, data, the the state state health health of profit of profit is reporting is reporting 740 740 new new cases cases of of covert covert 1921 1921 new deaths new deaths and and his comrades, his comrades, Brian Brian Calvert Calvert tells tells us us the the state state is also is also telling telling us us where where these these outbreaks outbreaks are are most most largely largely concentrated concentrated the largest the largest source source of of outbreaks outbreaks for for the most the most recent recent reporting reporting period. period. College College campuses. campuses. One One of the of largest the largest campus campus outbreaks outbreaks can can be found be found along along the the University University of of Washington's Washington's Greek Greek row, row, school school president president Ana Ana Mari Mari Kau Kau say, say, said said earlier earlier this this week week we have we have made made it it clear clear and and we we will will continue continue to to make make it it clear. clear. That That if if they they don't don't get get it, it, and and they they continue continue to to break break the rules the rules party, party, there there will will be be harsher harsher disciplinary disciplinary actions. actions. Among Among the the harsher harsher penalties penalties now now being being discussed discussed at the at the UW UW finds finds suspensions suspensions and and ultimately, ultimately, AH AH fraternity fraternity could could lose lose its its recognition. recognition. As As of of Monday, Monday, 242 242 cases cases of of covert covert 19 19 were were linked linked to the to the UW's UW's Greek Greek row. row. Covert Covert cases cases continue continue to climate. to climate. Washington Washington State State University University is is well well where where 121 121 infections infections have have been been linked linked to Greek to Greek housing. housing. Brian Brian
Avoid leaving mail in mailboxes overnight, USPS says
"Are issuing a warning about when you should drop male in one of their blue mailbox is almost Brian Calvert first. It's not that the blue boxes of being closed due to any recent changes at U. S. P s the only reason a collection box of removed As if it has been damaged or either either through a mail theft attack or a if someone hits it with a car, or it's otherwise damaged and not serviceable regional postal Inspector Adams saying. Those are designed to be a very secure method of receiving that collections Male. Yet there have been reports of vandalism to walks is in the Vancouver area, as well as other parts of the state. Adam says. If a blue boxes close, it's likely because it's just not usable at the moment and just to be safe, especially now that your mailing your ballots never leave your mail in any box. Overnight. People who are mailing or using blue collection boxes intention to the times that are marked on those boxes. And don't drop male after the collection time or to sit overnight. Brian Calvert Co mon You see infested apples Governor Jay
Washington governor clears movie theaters to operate at 25% capacity, including Seattle-area theaters
"To prep to prep each chair, each chair, countertop countertop and every and single every exposed single exposed spaces. spaces. Movie goers Movie are goers invited are invited back to back the big to screens. the big screens. Governor, Insley Governor, has Insley allowed has theaters allowed to theaters resume to operations, resume operations, although the majority although the majority of auditoriums of auditoriums can on Ly can B on 25% Ly B 25% of capacity. of capacity. We're thrilled We're thrilled toe once again toe once welcome again welcome you to a shared you to a shared immersive immersive experience. experience. Karate is Karate CEO is CEO of Cinemark, of Cinemark, which will open which its will federal open its way. federal Bellevue way. Bellevue and Tacoma and theaters Tacoma theaters on Friday. on Friday. Auditoriums Auditoriums will be extensively will be extensively disinfected disinfected each morning. each morning. And all And occupied all occupied seats will seats be sanitized will be sanitized between Showtime. between Showtime. Other changes Other changes Movie times Movie will times be severely will be severely staggered staggered to limit to crowds limit crowds in the auditorium, in the auditorium, especially especially in restrooms in restrooms between between movies. movies. AMC AMC will open will 14 open 14 of its 15 of its 15 regional complex regional complex is on Friday is on Friday and locally and owned locally faraway owned faraway entertainment entertainment will open its will open small its chain small of movie chain houses of movie Friday. houses Friday. Which includes Which the includes Neptune the Neptune in Seattle in Seattle and the Admiral and the Admiral in West Seattle, in West Seattle, Brian Brian Calvert Calvert camo News camo News cities of cities Edmunds of Edmunds and effort and have decided effort have to decided expand to expand their ST their ARY ST rules ARY rules well into November. well into November. Toe hope, Toe help hope, local help local
"brian calvert" Discussed on KOMO
"I'm Brian Calvert with the health warnings and how long this thick, stinky blanket will linger. All the other fire updates you need to know about as well coming up after we check in now with ABC. Go on. Whose time on this Friday morning, 11 o'clock. From ABC News. Michelle Franzen honoring the victims on this 9 11 commemorations Mark 19 years today since the 9 11 terror attacks in all when planes crashed into the Pentagon, the rule field in Shanksville and in New York City's twin towers, nearly 3000 people were killed. In New York City. Many, many families were still waiting for their loved one's remains to be identified. The attack on the World Trade Center killed 2753 people 19 years later, more than 1000 of those victims have still not been positively identified. The office of the chief medical examiner here, though, is still trying. It has recovered nearly 22,000 pieces of human remains, and is still testing them as DNA technology evolved species. Aaron Carter Ski in Western States 17 people confirmed dead this week alone and wildfires burning, but more victims are expected to be found 10 of those dead From the flames in Northern California's Butte County. ABC is Alex Stone is in California. Among those unaccounted for right now in Butte County or grand parents who told their son they were going to try to escape the flames by climbing a fence and taking shelter in a pond. It's the last time they were heard from their family, saying they're still praying for good news that weeks old fire was about 50% contained when it roared.
"brian calvert" Discussed on KOMO
"Down almost Brian Calvert is here to explain this is the ongoing work to connect the current tracks that run north and south to the new east side light rails the project means no trains this weekend between Capitol Hill and Soto mattress Jeff's whites who says there will be running buses along those rail routes it doesn't carries many people is to train some really need people to plan ahead to make sure that they're traveling with a little extra time because it's gonna take a little bit longer to get through traffic during some parts of the day over the biggest change for this weekend's closure is that it all begins tonight in other words if you have plans downtown this evening that involved a train ride home like real closes at nine PM service through Seattle between sewed on Capitol Hill is not resume until early Monday again they're planning to use buses to connect writers who have to get off the train Brian Calvert co Monia if you use highway ninety nine overnight or even in the early morning you'll have to make other plans a ten night closure of the First Avenue south bridge begins tonight as crews update the system that allows that span to open and close for marine traffic all southbound lanes of the First Avenue south Bridge will close tonight at nine they'll stay closed until the next morning at eight as can be like this through February sixteenth investigators are trying to figure out what sparked a deadly apartment fire in south Seattle early this morning that all happened around two thirty in the fourteen hundred block of south Colombian way just west of Jefferson park playground that fire continue just one unit but when cruise got the flames out they found one person dead inside Coble's Ryan Yamamoto reports no one else was hurt there was a bad car crash along Westlake Avenue north in Seattle overnight it happened just north of the west like green belt fire officials tell us the original call was for three people trapped in one of those cars everyone made it out okay it's raining it was also foggy at the time there is no word yet on what exactly caused the crash call most Kelly Koopmans a group of sixth and seventh grade girls from the federal we school district learned all about science technology engineering and mathematics are stem yesterday the event was held at the museum.
"brian calvert" Discussed on KOMO
"I'm Brian Calvert with the police department's compassion and its positive repercussions across the world of social media thanks to Kieran Jordan for a couple traffic update well finally the good news is that we've been waiting for long term crasher stall in Seattle is cleared northbound I. five approaching Seneca but it's just crushed your commute your solid from Boeing access road past that area all the way to five twenty and that's after a busy drive coming out a fight in the south center right now it's just an hour it would it it is not just it is an hour and thirty five minutes just to go from federal way into downtown Seattle didn't earlier crash at the First Avenue south bridge northbound five oh nine remains heavy from a hundred and twenty eight north bound ninety nine is going to be slow from fourteenth two Holgate we've just cleared our crash westbound eighteen approaching where house or out of the left lane that's been causing a back up to about M. street it's also been backing up south at one six seven trying to exit off to highway eighteen are crashing grand mound continues to block northbound I. five year the scatter creek rest area in the left lane with about a three mile back up there we have an earlier crash traveling eastbound on the west Seattle bridge near ninety nine that's been moved out of your way now looks like we may have a new crash near thirty fifth and so we're seeing backups that start west of admins listing slow all the way to a high five our next caller traffic at eight forty four the weather certainly is not helping the commute so here's the forecast from meteorologist Kristen Clark with a series of sluggish Pacific storms looking around.
"brian calvert" Discussed on KOMO
"Brian Calvert with the state lawmaker vying to become your kid's hero by taking a lemon and making some lemonade legal five seven thirty four another traffic update now with Kira Jordan okay we're going to start with good news in ever it looks like our eastbound lanes of U. S. to have now been re open it homemakers for a long time we had a truck that lost its container on the roadway and it was blocking self all lanes he's found to have been re opened up but what this is done it's pushed a lot of extra traffic on to bowl River Road because that became our alternate routes with the big back up there west bound to it's been very distracted so you're stacked up from highway nine and we've been seeing big delays on two oh four on twentieth on sunny side as well so a lot of recovery work that we need to do there also good news around the mall be area a crash that was blocking all eastbound lanes of five two to hear this now miss rivers now been cleared out of your way we now have to clear about a mile and a half back up a crash northbound five oh nine approaching Cloverdale been moved over to the shoulder unfortunately you're fighting your way from five eighteen a long term crash on the shoulder westbound five twelve near still street now completely gone but I will tell you that much of that westbound drive is going to be slow from the mall with areas of clearing along the way we still have a crash in Marysville northbound I. five your state route five to eight blocking two right lanes we had an earlier crash south on I five near the west Seattle bridge and that drive is now have the all the way from four oh five to the west Seattle bridge our next caller traffic at seven forty four only mention the rising rivers and the rain is going to continue windy today as well gust to forty miles an hour hi in the low fifties rainy and breezy tomorrow mid forties chance of rain Thursday morning maybe a few snow flakes but that'll change to rain more rain on Friday right now in downtown Seattle showers and fifty one if you're curious about the mountains this morning it's raining and it's thirty six degrees at the summit over Snoqualmie pass no problem driving their Stevens pass traction.
"brian calvert" Discussed on KOMO
"Brian Calvert has our update claiming catastrophic cuts in massive transportation issues Seattle mayor Jimmy Durkin isn't the only one who's challenging the legality of the thirty dollar card tab law just passed by voters have stock to leaders in towns all across the state who's going with us and saying this is the wrong direction fuse joined a lawsuit filed by king county so has the port of Seattle the association of Washington city use the state transit association and now the Garfield county transit authority where they claim thirty dollar card tabs will cut bus service in half I nine seven six sponsored him I'm in is that over and over people are very miffed that politicians seem to think that they know better than us and points to three billion plus surplus in state coffers that could help bridge the gap I. nine seven six technically takes effect in early December unless the court issues an injunction because of the lawsuit Brian Calvert co mon you learn that ten operating rooms at Seattle children's hospital will be closed until January we told you that the operating rooms were shut down after potentially deadly mold was found for the second time this year hospitals now installing new air filtration systems in each of the rooms to keep the mould from coming back to all those operating rooms are close surgeries will continue in the three rooms that already have new filtration systems others will be postponed or move to other local hospitals keep following this story as we learn more Seattle's first come first serve a renter law is constitutional according to the state Supreme Court the story from college Jeff PO July the ruling was unanimous and overturned decades of precedent as the justices upheld the law even Blevins was the attorney for the landlords the to disappointment because our landlords like winter it represents really rely on their own judgment in deciding and has a problem the city attorney Pete Holmes says this law will help minorities and the ruling will allow the city to enact even more legislation the council now with advice from us is going to use this with the greater clarity to be frankly a little less I hope less inhibited the supreme court's decision overturns more than sixty previous rulings jeffco to look come on news companies type forty past the hour now an update from the Harley exteriors como sports death Cleveland Browns get fighting long after the outcome had been decided in it likely will cost them their best defensive player browse defensive end miles Garrett ripped off Pittsburgh quarterback nation Rudolph's helmet and hit him with it in the head in the final seconds as the Browns twenty one seven win over the Steelers on Thursday night ended with a wild brawl between the rivals faces a likely suspension for his actions as dealers centre marquees Pouncey likely be disciplined for kicking carried in the head players from both sidelined spilled on the field during the wild melee which began after Gary Russell route off to the ground after he threw the ball on a meaningless play with the outcome decided Mike trout of the angels been awarded the MVP of the American League Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger was named the MVP of the National League husky basketball Saturday versus Tennessee pregame one thirty tip off the two here on Kano arch Sanders at your home of the Huskies komo news watch it's me your heart high blood pressure is serious and I can quit whenever I want just treat me better after all we're in this.
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"Dollars Brian Calvert as the update claiming catastrophic cuts in massive transportation issues Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan isn't the only one who's challenging the legality of the thirty dollar card tab law just passed by voters of stock to leaders in towns all across the state who's going with us and saying this is the wrong direction fuse joined a lawsuit filed by king county so has the port of Seattle the association of Washington cities the state transit association and now the Garfield county transit authority where they claim thirty dollar card tabs will cut bus service in half by nine seven six sponsor Tim Eyman has said over and over people are very mixed that politicians seem to think that they know better than us and points to three billion plus surplus in state coffers that could help bridge the gap by nine seven six technically takes effect in early December unless the court issues an injunction because of the lawsuit Brian Calvert como neos learned that ten operating rooms at Seattle children's hospital will be closed until January we told you yesterday that the operating rooms were shut down after a potentially deadly mold was found for the second time this year hospitals now installing new air filtration systems in each of the rooms to keep the mould from coming back all those operating rooms are close surgeries will continue in the three rooms that already have new filtration systems others will be postponed or move to other local hospitals keep following this story as we learn more companies time is six forty from the Harley exterior sports desk all right now in F. L. Thursday night football second quarter Browns lead the Steelers fourteen to nothing comes bill Schwartz says the Seahawks are using the bye week to fix a glaring problem fumbles first was running back Chris Carson that rookie receiver DJ Metcalf put the ball on the ground in a hawks overtime win at San Francisco Seattle head coach Pete Carroll's mantra it is all about the ball to work in you know and so we have to work better with to work more efficiently we've got to drill it better we've got to do a better job on defense of during the week of attack in football and we have been subject to some extraordinarily accurate punches Seattle's next game is Sunday November twenty fourth at Philadelphia university of Washington softball coach other tar named an assistant coach for the United States team considered a favorite in the twenty twenty Tokyo Olympics Memphis Tigers basketball star future NBA drafter James Weissman drops his lawsuit against the NC double a so now he's in eligible and wait for an appeal Memphis head coach penny Hardaway paid eleven thousand dollars for Weisman's family to move to Memphis sports at ten forty after the hour bill Schwartz on our home of the Huskies come owners check out the names of your list this holiday don't forget about getting a little something for yourself and buy a little something talking about something really big that's where Best.
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"From komo's Brian Calvert. If it can happen to Genucel bynum while she's canvassing neighborhood. She's convinced it can happen. To anyone of color. I was on the second to last house and the police came up, and I was like, oh, no. The house, the Oregon state Representative had the police called on her. She believes because of the color of her skin as an African American, I am very sensitive to being accused without ever having talked to them. So she is sponsored a new law in Oregon. If you call nine one one because you'll see a person of color they had better, be committing a crime because if they're not, they can actually sue you for up to two hundred and fifty dollars. Critics like Republican Senator Alan Olsen says this may discourage some from reporting actual crimes in fear of retribution. Brian Calvert, KOMO news, Bellingham police are asking for help finding a man who pointed a gun at a woman near see home high school last month. He ordered her to follow him. She was able to get away. Police say the man had pockmarks on his cheeks and was dressed like a construction worker with a white hard hat, a canvas jacket and orange sweatshirts with reflective stripes, in work, boots. We have a police sketch of the suspect on our website. Komo news dot com recyclers in Oregon. Complain that Washingtonians are crossing the border to unfair. Collect cash deposits. More from komo's Corwin Hake. Oregon encourages recycling by collecting a ten cent deposit on every can of beer or soda sold, and on every bottle of water thrifty shoppers can return, those bottles and cans and get their deposit back in Washington shoppers, pay no deposit, but many are carrying their cans and bottles across the river to claim the refund. Anyway, it basically like Joel sheen with the Oregon beverage recycling cooperative, we don't know.
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"Happened. Komo's Brian Calvert reports live the cash MS coming back when he signed the ban on bump stocks last year. Governor Inslee used the Las Vegas shooting as his illustration for the devices his modified a semiautomatic weapon into essentially a fully automatic weapon a machine gun in all. It's operational effects bump stocks have been banned in our state since last July in that ban. Also, directed state troopers to offer a buyback program to get these things off the street, but there was no money allocated for the buyback we as leaders and lawmakers have to be judged by our actions, and we need actions right now on this scourge. Now, it appears a Senate Bill is swiftly headed for approval. Allowing payment any individual for up to five of the devices, but the clock is ticking. A federal ban on bump stocks takes effect, March twenty sixth after that date law enforcement can seize bump stocks without any sort of reimbursement. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. The city of Lynnwood is moving ahead with plans to buy a motel highway ninety nine and house families with children who are students in the Edmonds school district. We get more on this live from komo's Carleen Johnson. Well, only now are details of this purchase agreement being made public, but the plan is for Lynnwood to buy the rodeo in two hundred seven thousand ninety nine and then work with the Edmonds school district to identify families who need. Housing and could stay there. They ever held reports. A lot of the details though, yet to be finalized, including how they would select those tenants. They've got a Bank bonded to five point one million dollars, which is likely to be approved at tonight's city council. Many that would cover the four million dollar purchase price plus some needed renovations. Now, the city is also receive some grants to support the project and could get more. They say the rodeo and has been a problem spot for police for years that got fifty two rooms there. Now, the Edmund school district says they have more than five hundred families in the district experiencing homelessness that doesn't mean those are families on the street that means they're living in motels or vehicles or doubling up with other family or friends tonight city council meeting seven o'clock at city hall. Carleen Johnson, KOMO news. A stretch of interstate five in Tacoma, which has been plagued by a string of crashes.
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"Be made up. Komo's Brian Calvert found out no one really has a definitive answer. Just yes, I called four different school districts and heard from several others each bracing for makeup days. Eventually it's likely will be having ads in days on at the end of the school year, Kathy Reeves with Everett public schools says a final call on this is still likely a month away with more potential storms coming it's really too early to make any sort of statement, we had two days built into our. Our calendar in which is typically enough Andy months with the Mukilteo district says they now have seven snow days kids in Mukilteo are back for a half day today. But then they're scheduled to be off next week for midwinter break, and you're not going to take that away. Are you so many people have already made plans for midwinter break? We're not getting to change those plans now all the district's I spoke with said, they will wait until the threat of another snow day has passed before they make decisions about cutting future days off or adding days to the end of the school year. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. Another week of chili sometimes frigid temperatures could keep local emergency shelters packed. Komo's Corwin Hake. Reports some are desperate for staffing and supplies, volunteers and blankets. Those are the two biggest needs at the cold weather shelter in downtown Everett the shelter located at the Everett Salvation Army has been hosting upward of sixty weather refugees every night since February third administrators tell the daily herald because this is not a permanent dedicated shelter space. Staff needs to pack up mattresses every morning and reset them at night. Now. Forecasters say after a mild weekend severe cold will return next week. The Salvation Army says they'll gladly take your donated blanket. But if you really want to help they say consider donating some of your time to this emergency effort Corwin Hake. Komo news. A Bill on behavioral health in Olympia today addresses people with and histories who are released from mental health institutions and where they go from there. Komo's SU Romero reports. Republican Senator Steve Oban of university place sponsors the Bill that would ban violent and sexual offenders from being placed in adult homes. It's not the place to put violence Sanders. They're not secure proper staff. To patient ratio is just it's just an improper place. The Bill would also require the department of social and health services to instead place. Those residents in facilities that have enhanced services like enough staffing to provide security and supervision. Senator Obama was joined in Olympia by a woman whose father was.
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"Komo's Brian Calvert reports the factory accompanies chief has pledged to never news equipment from Chinese. Company. Critics of the proposed merger have actually used China as their defense as in the company called wall way technologies. The Trump administration says while way poses a potential security threat and the secretary of state this week urged Europeans to shun the Chinese based company. Not today not tomorrow not ever during testimony during a house hearing on the proposed merger T Mobile's. John Leger went on the record. Let me be clear. There is no way or Z T equipment in our network today. And there never will be congressman Bill Flora's pressed as to why ledger felt so strongly against ever using the company. Fact, we've had a relationship with them, and we are frankly, very supportive of the United States government. Increase. Actual Ed led to hear that. Brian Calvert, KOMO news station to mandate, a new sex education curriculum in public schools. Drew heated debate in Olympia yesterday. We get more from komo's Carleen Johnson's supporters of the measure wanna make comprehensive medically accurate sex education mandatory in all public schools, including discussion of sexual orientation and gender identity Representative Vicki craft a Republican argued the measure as written goes way too far. Let's just be real about this curriculum. It's teaching young children how to have sex. Meantime, hotel workers and other vulnerable employees could soon have better protections against sexual harassment and assault as a result of legislation that passed unanimously off the Senate floor yesterday Senator Karen Kaiser, a sponsor this will apply to hotel housekeepers, motel housekeepers room, service attendance, janitors and security guards as well. A Bill now heads to the house for consideration. Carleen Johnson, KOMO news. News seven thirty nine. We'll get a sports update and the answer to today's. Did you hear next here on the KOMO morning news? I lost fifty..
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"Komo's Brian Calvert. Explains. Earlier this week as I descended down for my I look at the completed highway ninety nine tunnel operations manager Chris Johnson revealed. This wasn't his first underground rodeo personal that I was involved with is the new mount Baker tunnel overnight ninety back in the eighties. So I asked him about tunnel. Evolution learn some hard lessons, some good lessons like the latest safety technology in the new tunnel heaven forbid, something bad were to happen involving a fire pressurized theory that we're in right now that if we opened up the door to the roadways here's can be blowing out into the roadway is not last to come in the safety corridors the lighting, the ventilation all improvements over predecessors. Chris hope come Monday, you don't notice all these improvements. He'd rather. You just have a nice easy commute expensive. Efficient. It's a good way to move people through. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. Other county in our state taking a stand against initiative sixteen thirty nine which passed back in November ushering, some of the strictest gun laws in the nation calls. Carleen Johnson, sixteen thirty nine changes the rules for gun background checks puts age restrictions on the purchase of some guns and requires gun owners to safely store their weapons caliphs county. Commissioner Arne Mortensen says there's no doubt though, this laws unconstitutional and the commission passed a resolution this week saying they oppose the new law. The county prosecutor says he won't prosecute for it. They've also asked the sheriff about it. If you personally feel a laws on constitutional will you arrest? The answer is no Mortenson says that is the will of the voters in that county, in fact out of thirty nine counties twenty-seven in our state voted it down but populace king county's to home mission Pierce carry it through and the police chief in Republic, what kayak come county, click attack, and Franklin county sheriff's have all said. They will not enforce this law. There's also a lawsuit against the measure led by the NRA. Carleen johnson. Komo news predicted a number of measles cases continues to grow Clark county now confirming forty one people with a measles, and it's investigating fifteen other cases that King County in Oregon remained the same with one case in each the total of forty three people with the measles in the Pacific northwest, most of the patients under the age of eighteen straight.
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"Skulls. Brian Calvert tells us this new stretch of roadway would actually have to new names before the viaduct was ever built a four block stretch of Aurora avenue near Denny was actually seven th avenue north near by property owners are pushing the city council to return to that name. Once the new tunnel opens a committee has already voted for two zero for the name change with one reservation. If you rename this entire stretch, seventh avenue north it's going to intersect with seventh avenue about a block south of Denny that could be confusing. So their solution that one block stretch between Danny and sixth gets a different new name in a nod to its five decade designation as Aurora this one block stretch would now become blurry Alice. A full council vote unlikely approval is scheduled for Monday. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. More of Seattle's most successful companies are sounding the alarm over the decline in middle income housing. Komo's Corwin Hake. Has the update you'll recall Microsoft step forward? I two weeks ago company, president brand Smith pledged five hundred million dollars toward financing for middle-class housing and challenge to other local companies to join the effort now regional corporate giants have attached their name to a report by a group called challenge. Seattle led by former Governor Chris Gregoire, Seattle members. Obviously want the entire region to be economically successful and continue that success. But they fundamentally also want the region to be affordable to all families of all income. The Seattle times reports, Costco, Zillow warehouses and Expedia or among the challenge. Seattle companies now calling for policy changes to relieve the lack of housing proposals include new zoning laws to allow for more density. Another. Idea would extend low income housing tax credits to middle income projects. Corwin hake. Komo news. Coming up on KOMO t mobile promises. A big announcement. During this Sunday's Super Bowl. I'm Kelly Bleier. What hints they're giving us. I and update on our AAA traffic. We check that every ten minutes.
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"Seattle. As komo's Brian Calvert reports last week life without the viaduct got its biggest test yet Friday afternoon, a tour bus caught fire closing half of I five nobody was hurt. The the structure was not significantly damaged certainly somebody. You know, somebody had a bad day driving a bus, but it was a pretty solid example of how just one incident can cripple a commute. That's already just barely hanging on away. I mean, just I don't like spending that much time in the car getting up earlier leaving earlier drivers say they plan on keeping their habits on this third week without the viaduct will probably go back the old schedule wants civil try try to go back deal. Schedule is open. And then we'll go from there to realign ninety nine remains on time. Partly because the weather is cooperating new tunnel underneath Seattle remains on track to open a week from today. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. Komo news time ten oh six as we talk about the future of the old Weyerhaeuser campus in Federal Way, it's becoming more clear the new owner industrial realty group of California says the grounds would I be called Woodbridge corporate park, the company plans to leave about seventy percent of the land undeveloped an executive telling the Tacoma news Tribune, a fortune. Five hundred company is considering renting one of the proposed buildings and would bring more than two hundred jobs with it. There's an open house set for February thirteenth at that campus. Today, we're learning how effective sound transit's. Positive train control system has been PTC went operation on all sounder trains. Last fall. Experts say the system could have prevented the deadly Amtrak derailment into pot it December of two thousand seventeen when three passengers died. More than sixty were hurt a toddler at a man were killed two other people badly hurt in a crash yesterday morning in Everett near one hundred twelfth street in evergreen way, one arch ago was driving by when he saw the crash the car.
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"Brian Calvert reports sits great news considering she was nearly a victory over two dollars to say Kilani. Looks more is relieved is a giant understatement. After all she was facing eviction less than a month ago. The Twenty-three-year-old receives section eight help with her rent, but last month or voucher covered everything. But two dollars the apartment manager put a note on her door, reminding her she's still owed, the two bucks. The problem. The note was actually put on a neighbor store. So Kahalani didn't have a clue about the shortage until the eviction notice was served. Apparently that one was placed on the correct door. This time a King County judge asked both parties to work out a compromise. And they did Kilani will pay the two bucks, but we'll need to leave the apartment when her lease expires. In return. The rental management company agrees not to report anything negative to her future landlords. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. If you were lucky enough to be a member of the Bloomberg billionaires index, you probably would not be. A fan of a proposed new wealth tax almost Carleen Johnson. Live to explain for the world's richest person Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, the wealth tax being proposed would mean a greater than four billion dollar hit. And that is just the first year. Senator Elizabeth Warren democratic presidential hopeful is offering this proposed wealth tax on the ultra rich. She explained on MSNBC last night, the top one tenth of one percent has amassed about as much wealth. As ninety percent of America. Now, bazo said the other one hundred seventy four Americans on that index. The Bloomberg billionaires index would collectively oh sixty one billion. It's two percent of attacks on those with assets of fifty million or more three percents. If you're worth a billion or more the tax would raise two point seven five trillion over a decade from about seventy five thousand families, orange says money taken through that tax wealth will go toward building quote opportunity for the rest of America. Carleen Johnson, KOMO news. Amazon is now the target of a federal lawsuit. The Washington Post reports at bay area competitor oracle is suing Amazon claiming the company exercised undue influence over a ten billion dollar Pentagon, cloud computing contract lawsuit complaints at Amazon employees quit the company went to work for the Pentagon on the cloud computing initiative, then rejoined Amazon in time to sell the Pentagon's, Amazon Djeddai, cloud computing service. Komo news time seven thirty four and coming up Mariners GM answering charges of racism and more. I'm Corwin Hake. His response to a former employees lawsuit.
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"Brian Calvert. He's at the State Department of transportation's traffic management center in shoreline, Brian and Greg. I kind of have a bird's eye view of all the freeways just from this vantage point after all along the far wall of the traffic manager management center over a hundred LCD screens each showing a certain portion of the local. Freeways, for example. All is right now are on north and southbound I five south of Seattle were travel times have crept up a lot higher than they normally would be this time of day. That's because people without that highway ninety nine option as a matter of fact, most people who are still insisting on using highway ninety nine member probably the best way to get off. If you're going northbound ninety nine is to exit right there after the first avenue bridge onto first avenue, if you're gonna take highway ninety nine from the north area, you're gonna take it all the way to any way and natural. You're going to have to get off the for that. Because of course, the viaducts closed. But again, the biggest issue doesn't seem to be the bridges or the east side this morning. It's is five and mainly that commute from Federal Way to Seattle where it's up over an hour. Normally not doesn't take that long this time of day. But we're gonna continue to keep an eye on the situation as these situations develop. We'll have updates for us. So you can navigate. Around all of these cars live in shoreline at the traffic management center. Brian Calvert, KOMO news over the weekend workers demolished a small portion of the viaduct near the stadiums. David sours with the state DOT says they took part of an existing viaduct on ramp. The demo there was to create openings for the new Dearborn street that will be opened up on in early February. And that's the last demolition scheduled until after the tunnel opens Selo, plenty of non demolition work remains with all the careful planning that went into all of this transportation. Leaders are facing an unexpected problem pedestrians trying to walk onto the structure to enjoy the traffic free views almost Corwin Hake is live with why this is considered a bad idea. Guys. This began Friday night with a celebratory crowd walking up shut down ramps to revel in glorious views three up, traffic and.
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"I'm Brian Calvert. With the KOMO extra. A state lawmaker says he'll once again push a Bill to legalize the export of marijuana yet. Even he realizes this is a long shot you see ever since states like Washington approved recreational cannabis use. There's always been a giant asterisk what's grown here stays here. Not only is transporting pot across state lines illegal, but the move that is likely bound to get more federal attention than anyone truly wants. Which is why some are likely wondering what Senator Floyd present ski is up to the state Senator plans to head to the Oregon state house later this year with a Bill adding to the beaver states list of exports. He even jokes that his is a vice state. Offering the world, pot and Pinot Noir. Get before you accused the Senator of being high. He explains his rationale to the statesman journal newspaper. I he says Oregon has an oversupply that's causing pot prices to plummet exports would certainly open more doors and presents ski second reason. Well, it's considered visionary by some he believes the feds will someday green light gun shop and simply wants Oregon to have an expert system in place the moment that should happen. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. Now, your political insights from ABC news, the president and Democrats spending part of the weekend. Trying to end the government shutdown now entering week three the president saying to get his border wall. He's ready for it to last months even years. Absolutely. I said that I don't think it will. But I am prepared. And I think I can speak for Republicans in the house and Republicans in the Senate, they feel very strongly about having a safe country where the government shutdown continuing more. Americans are feeling its effects many of the eight hundred thousand government.