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Jeff Pohjola

Specializes in: Profiles, Government/Politics, Sports, Science, Technology

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1702 11th Ave S
Seattle, WA  
Phone: 206-450-7674
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Work has previously appeared: National Radio, Local Radio

Jeff has spent a career in both radio and television… most of it working in news and sports. His news experience includes time as a reporter for KONA in the Tri-Cities, as managing editor and morning anchor for KGA in Spokane, and has won a number of awards for his work as a reporter and anchor for KIRO and CBS Radio News in Seattle. Among the notable stories he has covered include the Joseph Duncan case in Idaho, the scandal and downfall of former Spokane Mayor Jim West, the 2007 Atlas Foundry Blast in Tacoma, the 2008 strike of the Boeing Machinists, and the Dalai Lama’s visit to Seattle. His work has been featured on many local radio stations, the CBS Radio Nework and the BBC in England. His sports experience includes two years as a broadcaster for the Tri-City Americans of the Western Hockey League, sideline reporter for the Tri-Cities Fever of the Indoor Football League (then the NIFL), play-by-play host for a number of local college sports, play-by-play host for high school sports in the Columbia Basin and Greater Spokane Leagues, and several years as part of the award-winning broadcast team for the annual hydroplane races in the Tri-Cities.

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