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State Senate Votes to Ban Holding Phones While Driving
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A bill that bans holding an electronic device while driving has passed the Washington state Senate.
Senate Bill 5289 passed on a 36-13 vote Monday and now heads to the House for consideration.
Under the measure, drivers would not be allowed to hold a cellphone, tablet or other el…
Now KIT Is Just On 1280 AM
If you've tuned into 99.3 FM this afternoon you've probably noticed some music you might not be familiar with. KIT-FM is now KMGW-FM broadcasting the all-new Mega 99.3. The format is Top 40, Dance and R&B tracks from the 70's, 80's and 90's...
Garrison Keillor Says He’s Retiring
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Garrison Keillor says he means it this time: He's retiring. Keillor is the creator and host of public radio's popular "A Prairie Home Companion" show. Keillor tells The Associated Press he plans to step down as host after next season...
No Joke: Bob Uecker Among Broadcasters Locked in Booth
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers broadcaster and funnyman Bob Uecker was locked in the radio booth at Miller Park when the door handle broke during the sixth inning against the Dodgers Wednesday night.
The 80-year-old known for his wit was trapped and, of course, made a joke out of it...
Yakima Police Looking for Solutions to Bad Radio Communication
Communication is essential in an emergency, but Yakima has multiple dead spots around the city where police radios don't work, meaning officers could be calling to report a problem and not be heard by dispatch. Our news partner KIMA Action News reports Yakima has been working to solve the issue…