Seattle Reporter Leaving News After 25 Years

By Kevin Eck 

Seattle reporter Alison Grande is leaving CBS affiliate KIRO after 25 years.

Grande announced the news on Facebook, saying she’s ready for a new adventure.

“I’m headed to work for the US Department of Justice (in Seattle),” she wrote. “I was 22 when I was hired at KIRO. I’m thankful for the opportunities, the friendships, and all of the incredible stories we told together. Today is my last day, with a little send off on Thursday.”
Grande joined the station as an intern in 1994 and was hired as a reporter in 1996. She has a degree in broadcast journalism, with a minor in business administration.