Amy Radil is a reporter at KUOW where she covers politics, government and law enforcement — everything from policing to legalized marijuana and campaign funding.
She got her start at Minnesota Public Radio in Duluth, and freelanced for four years from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Amy grew up in Omaha, Nebraska. She graduated from Williams College and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
She’s the winner of regional awards from the Society for Professional Journalists and the RTNDA’s Edward R. Murrow awards for investigative reporting and coverage of gun measures.
She’s a believer in the importance of journalism to create accountability and empathy. In her spare time Amy seeks out bookstores, caffeine and classic movies.
Elizabeth Warren tells supporters in Seattle she is still in the fight
You've probably seen political ads for state and local candidates in your Facebook feed. Well, if you live in Washington State -- you shouldn't be.
After the app debacle at the Iowa caucuses, should Washington state voters be worried about online voting? Reporter Amy Radil explains the differences and the risks.
Voting online is now an option for certain voters in King, Pierce, and Mason counties. But Washington state lawmakers and security experts say these methods should be 'off the table' in 2020.
Over the next two weeks, King County will transfer about forty youth in custody from the old Youth Services Center to the new Children and Family Justice Center next door.
Bus ads, senior center meals, and your kids’ homework ... just some of the places you'll start seeing messages about getting counted in the upcoming U.S. census.
Downtown Seattle business owners and residents call for new safety plan in neighborhood shaken by shootings
In the wake of Wednesday’s shooting in downtown Seattle, business owners and residents rally at Westlake Park under the banner, "Enough is enough."
King County says it’s offering the country’s first completely online election in order to boost voter turnout. Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman said she wasn’t consulted, but believes online systems are vulnerable and could jeopardize public confidence in elections.
Seattle Police Chief identifies, denounces officer fired for social media posts.
Bipartisan social events seem increasingly rare these days. So the lineup is striking for the Center for Latino Leadership gala in Seattle.