Gregg Porter | KUOW News and Information

Gregg Porter


Year started with KUOW: 1984-1995, 2007-2008, 2012

Gregg provides continuity and information during KUOW’s popular weekend morning programming.

He began his radio career at KCCK in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, then moved to Seattle in 1984 to join KUOW as Music Director. After a year he became Operations and Production Manager, overseeing the station’s studios and satellite facilities and producing programs such as Sandy Bradley’s Potluck and live broadcasts from the Northwest Folklife Festival. 

During his time away from the station, he worked as a programmer of music for use in businesses around the world; a producer of jazz, gospel and Hawaiian-music CDs; a broadcaster at the state’s radio-reading service for the blind; a musician; and a voice actor.

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Site of the gas leak.
KUOW Photo/Isolde Raftery

Seattle firefighters were called to the scene of a major gas leak early on Friday afternoon in Seattle’s University District.