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Tag: kiro-tv

Aug.
16th

MEDIA: KIRO biased against Tacoma and Pierce County

M. “Morf” Morford’s recent Your Voice article (8-13)  about Tacoma’s heritage reminded me of an ongoing problem Tacoma and Pierce County have with TV stations in Seattle, particularly with KIRO-TV, Channel 7.

KIRO consistently attempts to use news stories to put down Tacoma and Pierce County. For example, a short time ago there was a news piece on KIRO’s evening broadcast about some sexual shenanigans down in Olympia. To describe the location visually to the viewers, KIRO used a map of Western Washington showing Olympia, the location of the incident. For some odd reason, the only other image on

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