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Welcome to KUOW

KUOW is Seattle’s NPR news station, bringing sound stories and sound voices to our region. Scroll down for information on how to listen, sign up for our email newsletters, attend a KUOW Live event, volunteer, and more.

How to Listen


On Air

Tune in at 94.9 FM Seattle, 90.3 FM Bellingham or 1340 AM Tumwater.

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Stream on by clicking "Listen Live" above.

Other Ways to Stream

Smart Speaker

Stream on your smart speaker by asking it to "Play KUOW".

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On Demand

Browse and listen to KUOW stories with the KUOW Newsroom podcast or KUOW app.

How to Engage


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Sign up for one of KUOW’s free newsletters to get the stories you care about most delivered straight to your inbox, whether it’s arts, election news or our top stories.

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Join us in person

Connect with your Puget Sound community and hear moving stories up close by attending a KUOW Live event.

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Become a member

Every year, thousands of our listeners take that important step to become a KUOW member. Our members are part of a special community of supporters who value independent journalism and innovative storytelling.

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Get In Touch

Have feedback or questions?

Contact us // 206.543.2710 or 866.820.9919 //

For more information about getting in touch, fill out our Contact KUOW form. KUOW offices are open Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., and we will do our best to respond to every message within 3-4 business days.

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