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Seattle, WA
Broadcast Journalist — KOMO-TV (Seattle, WA)

Emmy Award-winning reporter, former NYer, now Seattleite. Loves food, travel, football, commas, NYTimes. Northwestern alum. Boggle pro. Mom to @ItsFranksgiving.

'I'm a local and I'm embarrassed:' Seattle residents ask for greenbelt, sidewalk cleanups

komonews.com — SEATTLE -- For Karen Dannenberg, this week was the last straw. Her commute took her past the pile, which seemed to be growing every day: flattened cardboard boxes, plastic bags, wet clothing, a single laundry basket. She snapped a photo at the busy intersection of Western and Bell -- and called the city to complain.
Feb 06, 2016

'I'm a local and I'm embarrassed:' Seattle residents ask for greenbelt, sidewalk cleanups komonews.com/news/local/im-…

Feb 08, 2016

ICYMI: 'I'm a local and I'm embarrassed:' Seattle residents ask for greenbelt, sidewalk cleanups komonews.com/news/local/im-…

Residents claim Illegally-parked RVs making Seattle neighborhood unsafe

komonews.com — SEATTLE - Feces. Syringes. Broken glass. Chris Lipscomb has found them all outside his family's business. And he's seen enough. "It needs to be cleaned up. It doesn't need to be moved to a different place," said Lipscomb, project manager at Magnolia-based WBL Services, which provides telecommunications for the NFL.
Feb 04, 2016

Police source confirms this is the same RV allegedly dealing drugs in our story from Dec: komonews.com/news/local/res… twitter.com/SeattlePD/stat…

Fed up after break-in, homeowner posts warning sign in front yard

komonews.com — SEATTLE -- A Seattle woman did something a little bit different after thieves broke into her house last month. Lorraine Craft bypassed Facebook, declined Nextdoor, and instead wrote about the crime the old-fashioned way. She hung a sign outside her front porch alerting neighbors to the break-in and telling them to be on the lookout.
Feb 02, 2016

ICYMI: Fed up after break-in, #Seattle homeowner posts warning sign in front yard komonews.com/news/local/fed…

Duo saves man from burning home, later learn he's suspected arsonist

komonews.com — KENT, Wash. -- A Kent man went from fire victim to arson suspect Thursday after police say he set fire to his apartment and needed rescuing from strangers.Police say Ishmail A. Brown set the blaze at the Lake Fenwick Estates, 24849 46th Ave S., Thursday mo
Jan 29, 2016

Duo saves man from burning home, later learn he's suspected arsonist komonews.com/news/local/duo…

Your ad here: state parks weighing commercial ads on trails, in bathrooms, more

komonews.com — SAMMAMISH, Wash. -- State parks officials are weighing Mother Nature's beauty versus the bottom line. Commissioners are considering a proposal that would allow commercial advertising in more than 100 state parks at trailheads, in kiosks, along bathroom walls or more.
Jan 28, 2016

Your ad here: Washington state parks weighing commercial ads on trails, in bathrooms, more komonews.com/news/local/you…

Jan 28, 2016

KOMO News story on the proposal to allow ads in Washington State Parks. komonews.com/news/local/you…

Music's impact on Seattle: $2 billion, plus some sour notes

komonews.com — SEATTLE -- Francis Brennan is all about the bus tunnel and his banjo.On Tuesday, he picked a tile corner of a downtown hallway, took the gilded instrument out of its case, and played.It makes more sense to bring my music directly to people than it does to
Jan 27, 2016

ICYMI: Music's impact on Seattle: $2 billion, plus some sour notes komonews.com/news/local/mus…

'I was angry and shocked:' Black store owners find KKK robe, rope left for them

komonews.com — REDMOND, Wash. -- Investigators have increased patrols in Redmond after a man is suspected of leaving a Ku Klux Klan robe and a loose rope for a black business owner.The owner of Rags to Riches, a consignment and thrift store at 16648 Redmond Way, found th
Jan 22, 2016

'I was angry and shocked:' Black store owners in Redmond find KKK robe, rope left for them komonews.com/news/local/i-w…

"My daughter's soul needs to rest:" Murder suspect arrested

komonews.com — KENT, Wash. - Kebin Fears waited nearly three years to stare down his daughter's murderer. The suspect had been named. A manhunt had been launched. And for 974 long days, Fears awaited his moment in court. On Thursday, it came -- and went. "Who's going to be responsible for taking the life of my daughter?
Jan 21, 2016

For 974 long days, the murder victim's father waited for his day in court. On Thursday it came -- and went. komonews.com/news/local/my-…

Jan 22, 2016

ICYMI: 'My daughter's soul needs to rest:' suspected killer arrested but not facing murder charges komonews.com/news/local/my-…

Repeat restaurant robber remains on the run in South Sound

komonews.com — FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - Detectives are searching for a repeat restaurant robber now tied to at least 15 different hold-ups in south King and Pierce Counties. The suspect almost always orders food to go and then brandishes a handgun, investigators said.
Jan 19, 2016

ICYMI: police arrested a repeat restaurant robber in Tacoma Monday. Pevious coverage here: komonews.com/news/local/rep…

Seattle utility used ATF cameras to nab restaurant workers dumping grease

komonews.com — SEATTLE -- City workers' handling of a grease-dumping incident has activists concerned about a slippery slope. Emails sent by Seattle City Light security show the utility sought help from federal agents in setting up surveillance of restaurant employees in 2011 after the workers were caught dumping grease into the agency's underground vaults.
Jan 14, 2016

ICYMI: Seattle utility used ATF surveillance cameras to nab restaurant workers dumping grease komonews.com/news/local/sea…

Jan 15, 2016

Earlier: Seattle utility used ATF cameras to nab restaurant workers dumping grease komonews.com/news/local/sea… #liveonKOMO

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Feb 10, 2016

@KDTarvin defense attorney cited ties to community, only one conviction in the past (DV). Judge also mandated alcohol monitoring, FWIW.

Feb 10, 2016

"She changed our lives forever" says victim's family, re: fatal Puyallup crash. #liveonKOMO pic.twitter.com/e3kxif3DHv

Feb 10, 2016

Judge sets bail at $35k, orders alcohol monitoring for Kayla Schmidt, accused in fatal DUI crash Monday. #liveonKOMO pic.twitter.com/qnGUJUZDOX

Feb 10, 2016

PHOTO: Kayla Schmidt pleads not guilty to vehicular homicide after fatal crash in Puyallup Monday PM. #liveonKOMO pic.twitter.com/NYkxJOpzxG

Feb 10, 2016

Cont'd: suspect told PD "she had one alcoholic drink" 25 minutes before crash. She agreed to field sobriety tests. pic.twitter.com/DiC6cRkFDR

Feb 10, 2016

Cont'd from court docs: "The defendant was unaware that anyone was injured in the collision and thought that she collided with a parked car"

Feb 10, 2016

Fatal Puyallup ax suspect had "slurred & labored speech," per office of @LindquistMark. Court at 1:30. #liveonKOMO pic.twitter.com/toFYrbpdDI


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