Rainier Avenue Radio s hosting a special broadcast series entitled

“The Impacts of the Coronavirus in south Seattle and Surrounding Communities” 

Live broadcasts happen Fridays 1-3pm Pacific Time, as well as special StreetBeat episodes on alternate days.

SEE LINKS TO PAST BROADCASTS BELOW

Watch live broadcasts on the Rainier Avenue Radio app or on Facebook.
Listen at www.RainierAvenueRadio.World, on TuneIn or smart speakers.

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW to be healthy, safe, & aware. Due diligence, but not letting fear normalize your daily living!


Please support our education efforts:
https://www.gofundme.com/f/help-rainier-avenue-radio-fight-coronavirus

 

IMPACTS OF CORONAVIRUS EPISODES

Ep 1 Candace Jackson, Education Consultant - King County Public Health

    Watch Ep 1                  Hear Ep 1

Ep 2 Louise Chernin, CEO and President - Greater Seattle Business Association

    Watch Ep 2                  Hear Ep 2

Ep 3:Michelle Mitchell-Brannon - Atlantic Street Center & DeShawn Jackson, Student/Parent Advocate John Muir Elementary.

    Watch Ep 3                  Hear Ep 3

Ep 4 Thai Dao - South end resident tested positive for coronavirus

    Watch Ep 4                  Hear Ep 4

Ep 5 Business owners Tia Matthies - The Royal Room & Theo Martin - Island Soul Rum Bar & Soul Shack

    Watch Ep 5                  Hear Ep 5

Ep 6 Pat McCarthy, Executive Director - SP Schools Athletic Dept. & DeShawn Jackson, Advocate - John Muir Elementary

    Watch Ep 6                  Hear Ep 6

Ep 7 Brian McGuigan, Program Director - Artist Trust & Saida Alim, Mental Health Therapist - Somali Youth/Family Club

    Watch Ep 7                  Hear Ep 7

Ep 8 Kurt Schroeder, President - Safeway & Albertsons, Seattle Division

    Watch Ep 8                  Hear Ep 8

Ep 9 Leigh Thomas, Communications - FEES

    Watch Ep 9                  Hear Ep 9

Ep 10 Josephine Howell - Songstress, Covid-19+ & Doug Baldwin - Family First Foundation

    Watch Ep 10               Hear Ep 10

Ep 11 Harold Scoggins, Chief - Seattle Fire Department

                                         Hear Ep 11

Ep 12 Ryan Pricco, Director of Advocacy & Policy - Child Care Aware of Washington

                                        Hear Ep 12

Ep 13 Lewis Rudd, CEO - Ezell's Famous Chicken

                                        Hear Ep 13

Ep 14 Lillian Young, Communications - Kin-On (with Vietnamese translation / Monique Le)

                                        Hear Ep 14

Ep 15 Seattle Black Leadership during the coronavirus pandemic - Girmay Zahilay, King County Councilmember. Wyking Garrett, Africatown CEO. Trish Millenes Dziko, Technology Access Foundation CEO. Michelle Merriweather, Seattle Metropolitan Urban League CEO. Marcus Green, South Seattle Emerald Publisher.

                                        Hear Ep 15

Ep 16 Puget Sound Black Leadership during the coronavirus pandemic - Fahren Johnson, Erin Jones, Alicia Crank, Pastor Johnson, Tracy Flood 

                                        Hear Ep 16

Ep 17 Asian Leadership:Toshiko Hasegawa, WA State Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs. Ye-Ting Woo, Assistant U.S. Attorney - Western District of WA. Herman Tam -Kin On. Valerie Tran, Friends of Little Saigon. Lydia Faitalia, United Indians of All Tribes Foundation

    Watch Ep 17               Hear Ep 17

Ep 18 Spokane Black Communities: Carmen Pacheco Jones, Spokane Regional Law & Justice Councilmember. Pastor Lonnie Mitchell, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church- Spokane Sandy Williams, Black Lens News

    Watch Ep 18               Hear Ep 18

Ep 19 Yakima Mayor Patricia Byers.

    Watch Ep 19               Heat Ep 19

Ep 20 Kris Hermanns - Seattle Foundation.

    Watch Ep 20               Hear Ep 20

Ep 21 Carolyn Bick - South Seattle Emerald.

    Watch Ep 21               Hear Ep 21

Ep 22 Glenn Turner, Emergency Feeding Program 

    Watch Ep 22               Hear Ep 22

Ep 23 Clifton Russell - Praisalujah Discipleship

    Watch Ep 23              Hear Ep 23

Ep 24 Darryl Smith - Homesight WA

    Watch Ep 24              Hear Ep 24

Ep 25 Steve Polyak - UW Medicine Virologist

    Watch Ep 25               Hear Ep 25

Ep 26 Lauren Truscott - SPD

    Watch Ep 26               Hear Ep 26

 

Ep 27 Jeff Duchin MD- King County PublicHealth Officer

    Watch Ep 27               Hear Ep 27

Ep 28 Densho Japanese American Legacy Project

    Watch Ep 28               Hear Ep 28

 

Ep 29 Thai Dao - S Seattle Resident, Covid-19+

    Watch Ep 29               Hear Ep 29

 

Ep 30 - Impact 2020

    Watch Ep 30               Hear Ep 30

Ep 31 - Josephine Howell

    Watch Ep 31               Hear Ep 31

Ep 32 - Jason White, Yakima City Councilmember

    Watch Ep 32               Hear Ep 32

Ep 33 - John Gilbreath, Earshot Jazz

    Watch Ep 33               Hear Ep 33

Ep 34 - Cliff Cawthon, Immigrant & Refugee Covid-19 task force member

    Watch Ep 34               Hear Ep 34

 

Ep 35 - Patricia Byers, Mayor of Yakima

                                         Hear Ep 35

 

Ep 36 - Greg Wheeler, Mayor of Bremerton

    Watch Ep 36               Hear Ep 36

Ep 37 - David Jones, The Copy Spot

    Watch Ep 37               Hear Ep 37

Ep 38 - Steven Severin, Neumos & WA Nightlife Music Assoc.

    Watch Ep 38               Hear Ep 38

Ep 39 - Predatory Home Buying during the pandemic

    Watch Ep 39               Hear Ep 39

Ep 40 - James Reese, Carrie House Church

    Watch Ep 40               Hear Ep 40

Ep 41 - Tank Sherrill, Black Prisoners Caucus

    Watch Ep 41              Hear Ep 41

Ep 42 - King County Councilmember Girmay Zahilay

    Watch Ep 42              Hear Ep 42

Ep 43 - Richard RJ Johnson, Kent Black Action Commission

    Watch Ep 43               Hear Ep 43

Ep 44 - Mary Rabourn, King County Public Health

    Watch Ep 44              Hear Ep 44

Ep 45 - Dr. Jeffrey Duchin, King County Public Health

    Watch Ep 45              Hear Ep 45

Ep 46 - Jorge Baron, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

    Watch Ep 46             Hear Ep 46

Ep 47- Predatory Home Buying during the Pandemic

    Watch Ep 47            Hear Ep 47

Ep 48- NW Grocery Association #MaskUpWA campaign, Holly Chisa

    Watch Ep 48            Hear Ep 48

Ep 49- John Taylor, King County Local Services

    Watch Ep 49            Hear Ep 48

Ep 50- Mick Hoffman, WIAA on High School Sports

    Watch Ep 50            Hear Ep 50

Ep 51 - Calli Knight, King County Deputy Director, External Relations

    Watch Ep 51            Hear Ep 51

Ep 52 - Emergency Feeding Program, Glenn Turner

    Watch Ep 52           Hear Ep 52

Ep 53 - Stay Healthy Streets Seattle

    Watch Ep 53           Hear Ep 53

Ep 54 - Are BLM Protests being Used for Violentce? Ruby Holland & Victoria Beach

    Watch Ep 54           Hear Ep 54

Ep 55 - The State of Live Music & Venues. Marty Griswold & Steven Severin

    Watch Ep 55           Hear Ep 55

Ep 56 - Be Ready. Stay Hydrated, Leija Farr

    Watch Ep 56           Hear Ep 56

Ep 57 - Big Day of Play, Danyal Lotfi

    Watch Ep 57           Hear Ep 57

Ep 58 - Taproot Cafe, Tiana Garrett

    Watch Ep 58           Hear Ep 58

 

Ep 59 - Growlerz Dog Daycare

    Watch Ep 59           Hear Ep 59

 

Ep 60 - FBI Advisory Special Agent Jim Griffin

    Watch Ep 60          Hear Ep 60

Ep 61 - Seatttle-King County Public Health Director Patty Hayes

    Watch Ep 61          Hear Ep 61

Ep 62 - Greg Wheeler, Mayor of Bremerton

    Watch Ep 62          Hear Ep 62

Ep 63 - Denise Juneau, Superintendent of Seattle Public Schools

    Watch Ep 63          Hear Ep 63

Ep 64 - Seattle Pre-school 2021

    Watch Ep 64          Hear Ep 64

Ep 65 - Seattle Homeless, Sydney Brownstoe - Seattle Times

    Watch Ep 65          Hear Ep 65

Ep 66 - King County Pandemic EBT - Callista Kennedy

    Watch Ep 66          Hear Ep 66

Ep 67 - Earshot Jazz, John Gilbreath

    Watch Ep 67          Hear Ep 67

Ep 68 - Mental Health, NAMI WA, Jenny Gruenberg

    Watch Ep 68          Hear Ep 68

Ep 69 - Urban League Seattle - black voter registration _ 9-23-20 Census event

    Watch Ep 69          Hear Ep 69

Ep 70 - Impacts of Coronavirus on Chinatown-Intl District + its name change 9-18-20

    Watch Ep 70          Hear Ep 70

Ep 71 - Impacts of coronavirus on RVC (Rainier Valley Corps) 9-18-20

    Watch Ep 71          Hear Ep 71

Ep 72 - South Seattle Community Haunted House

    Watch Ep 72          Hear Ep 72

Ep 73 - Chip-in.co Community Fundraising: Impacts of Coronavirus 9-25-20

    Watch Ep 73          Hear Ep 73

Ep 74 - September is Recovery & Suicide Prevention month: Impacts of Coronavirus 9-25-20

    Watch Ep 74          Hear Ep 74

Ep 75 - Impacts of Coronavirus: K-12 Student health & care

                                   Hear Ep 75

Ep 76 - How does the FBI Define & Identify Domestic Terrorism? 10-2-20

    Watch Ep 76          Hear Ep 72

Ep 77 - The Impact & Uptick of Hate Groups - Hal Bernton, Seattle Times journalist

    Watch Ep 77          Hear Ep 77

Ep 78 - Tony B. Two Americas

    Watch Ep 78          Hear Ep 78

Ep 79 - Seattle Homeless, Sydney Brownstone - Seattle Times

    Watch Ep 79             

Ep 80 - Musicians Healthcare - SMASHseattle.org, Denise Burnside

    Watch Ep 80      

Ep 81- Coronavirus Update with Tony B - MIS-A and MIS-C

    Watch Ep 81     

Ep 82 - Coronavirus Impacts on King County Intl Airport - Boeing Field. Guest John Parrot, Director 10-16-20

    Watch Ep 82      

Ep 83 - Foster Grandparent Program by Homage Senior Services: Impacts of Coronavirus 10-23-20

    Watch Ep 83     

Ep 84 Covid Vaccines, Evan Bush-Seattle Times Reporter 10-23-20

    Watch Ep 84     

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Streetbeat Ep 40 King County Councilmember Girmay Zahilay

    Watch Ep 40              Hear Ep 40

Streetbeat Ep 41 Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan

    Watch Ep 41              Hear Ep 41

Streetbeat Ep 42 Tammy Morales Seattle City Councilmember, District 2

    Watch Ep 42              Hear Ep 42

Streetbeat Ep 43 Bremerton Mayor Greg Wheeler

    Watch Ep 43              Hear Ep 43

StreetBeat Ep 44 Tacoma Mayor Victoria Woodards

    Watch Ep 44              Hear Ep 44

StreetBeat Ep 45 Paula Houston - UW Medicine Healthcare Equity Director

    Watch Ep 45             Hear Ep 45

ABOUT THIS CAMPAIGN

Rainier Avenue Radio is a south Seattle radio station and digital media hub. We are proud to serve south Seattle and surrounding communities with opportunities to engage with critical issues, compelling stories, and quality entertainment 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 

During the current coronavirus pandemic, Rainier Avenue Radio will continue our efforts to provide educational and informational broadcasts about the coronavirus as well as broadcasting the impact that the coronavirus is having on south Seattle’s diverse residents, service providers, housing, childcare, schools, and businesses.

 

It’s just as important that we amplify the diverse voices of our communities and share your narratives of unanticipated challenges caused by the coronavirus over our broadcast media networks as part of our communication strategies. It’s also important that our communities can access reliable information, have a resource to filter misinformation, and lower anxieties or fears about the disease while trying to normalize life and not let fear rule daily living in our communities.

 

We are asking that the community connect with us in this effort. There will be opportunities to join us for broadcasts to share your actions and community needs.Thank you for participating in our effort to effectively share information within and about our communities. We will be utilizing our media broadcast networks, website, and social media to keep our community updated with new information, a variety of services that are available, and/or that become available to assist our communities during these challenges. We will be sharing YOUR needs with the appropriate agencies or individuals to ensure that your communities needs are heard.

 

Rainier Avenue Radio is proud to be YOUR community radio station serving south Seattle and surrounding communities. We NEED your voice, and your narrative. Together, we can make it through this and be more prepared for emergencies.