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Rock Blog: Remembering Kurt

You've seen it all over your newsfeed today I am sure, but it's been 23 years since Kurt Cobain left us. Not many people know this, but Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" was the first song I learned on guitar back when I was 13 years old. The punching opening power chord that introduced Nirvana...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Ski Crystal for a GREAT Cause

For skiers like myself, we are taking advantage of EVERY available weekend from here until the close of the season. Next Saturday, there's an even better reason to head to Crystal Mountain . The 1st Annual Mike Brooks Memorial Bobbleheads & Brews event is happening Saturday April 15th, and it's...
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BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 04/05/17

THE PRP Metal Does Disney: Check out all the songs Q13 Tech jobs changing face and costs of Western Washington For whom Bertha's SR-99 tolls … toll? KING 5 Issaquah woman may have potentially deadly hantavirus Seattle's tunnel machine Bertha breaks through nearly 4 years later KOMO 4 Mary Anderson...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Seattle's Coolest Music Venues

In honor of #SeattleRockDay, it seems appropriate to highlight just how incredibly kick-ass our local music venues are! Almost every night of the week, you'll find local bands bringing in a solid crowd of rock fans at these hot spots. Some of Seattle's most famous bands got their start performing...
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Who Won The Seattle Rock Rumble?!

When we imagined a bracketed challenge of the greatest Seattle bands, we thought surely it would end with one of the biggies – Nirvana, Alice In Chains, Soundgarden, Jimi Hendrix, Pearl Jam. But in the first ever Seattle Rock Rumble, a Cinderella story played out. Congratulations to Seattle’s own...
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BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 04/04/17

Q13 Seattle's tunneling machine Bertha expected to break through outer wall Tuesday Paying too much for your electric bill? Seattle City Light weighs in on sudden spike KING 5 Murray scraps property tax for homelessness, proposes sales tax Issaquah students sick from suspected norovirus outbreak​...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Wanna Walk With Me?

Rockaholics, you are cordially invited to join the KISW team I'm captaining for Walk MS: Snohomish County this Saturday April 8th! We'll be meeting at Tulalip Amphitheatre around 9am, and the walk begins at 10, where we'll embark on a 2.4 mile walk decked out in orange to raise awareness about...
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BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 03/31/17

Q13 Portion of I-85 in Atlanta collapses after massive fire Millions of gallons of raw sewage spilled in Puget Sound since treatment plant failure KING 5 Groundwater flooding lasts for weeks in Pierce County Sound Transit Three sales tax kicks in April 1 KOMO 4 Video shows small tornado twisting...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 5 Activities That Are Better Than Talking About Politics

No matter which way you turn it seems there's a political discussion happening. Not saying that's necessarily a bad thing, but it's certainly not the ONLY thing we should have to focus on! Give yourself a break from our heated political climate, and try one of my favorite activities: 1. Spring...
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BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 03/30/17

Q13 Package and auto theft suspects in North Seattle driving new Audis. Read more here... South Everett home invasion caught on tape. Read more here... KING 5 Washington drivers deal with some of the worst roads in the country. Read more here... This month the 7th wettest March in history. Read...
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