Bill Radke

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Bill Radke is an American radio talk show host, web video host, author, comedian and columnist. From November 1, 2010 to October 2012 he hosted Seattle's Morning News on KIRO-FM 97.3 with Linda Thomas in the 5AM to 9AM PST time slot.[1] Previously he had been hosting American Public Media’s Marketplace Morning Report, a daily business/economy newscast. He also contributed humorous news and commentary segments to KUOW-FM's long-running show Sandy Bradley's Pot Luck, created and hosted the satire show Rewind, distributed by National Public Radio, and co-hosted the radio show Weekend America, produced by American Public Media. As a stand-up comedian, he won the 1992 Seattle International Comedy Competition.[2] Radke authored the book Seattle and wrote a weekly humor column in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. He lives in Seattle, Washington, with his wife, two daughters and son.


  • Radke, Bill; Souders, Paul (2003). Seattle. Seattle: Sasquatch Books. ISBN 1-57061-276-5. 


  1. ^ Linda Thomas (10 Oct 2010). "New 97.3 KIRO FM Host". The News Chick Blog. Retrieved 2010-11-17. 
  2. ^ P-I writers (8 July 2004). "'Rewind' host Radke to leave KUOW-FM". The Seattle Post Intelligencer. Retrieved 2008-06-29. 

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