Steve Kiggins

Steve Kiggins

Reporter

I am thrilled to be working at FOX 13 News.

Moving back to the amazing people and unrivaled beauty of the Pacific Northwest is a dream come true.

I grew up in Longview, Washington, and lived in the South Sound for several years before beginning my broadcasting career in Reno, Nevada, as a photojournalist.

I then moved more than 2,000 miles away to Greensboro, North Carolina, where my nearly 10-year long stint in the Deep South began.

After almost seven years working as a photojournalist and reporter in Atlanta, I packed up my life and returned to my home state of Washington.

I love coffee, beer and sandwiches. I live in Seattle with my awesome dog.

The latest from Steve Kiggins

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Flooding hammers North Sound again

For the second time this month, communities in the North Sound are battling through rising rivers. Floodwaters spilled into low-lying areas like Sumas and Lynden. While the Nooksack River has crested, dangerous conditions persist.

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Ferndale community wades through flood, emotions

Many communities began drying out in the North Sound by Tuesday but others worried the worst of the flooding was still to come. Ferndale city leaders warned homeowners and businesses to voluntarily vacate a section of town in case the Nooksack River burst through a levee. 

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Neighbors worry geoduck farm will industrialize tranquil lagoon

Taylor Shellfish hope to turn a portion of a Key Peninsula into a farm for the Pacific Northwest’s iconic clam that could help grow the company’s business, but detractors worry the plans would spread negatively impact the local environment.

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Winter storm poised to pound Washington mountain passes

The wild weather is forecast to hammer all of Washington’s mountain passes Tuesday night. Anywhere from eight to 16 inches is expected to fall past midnight, making vehicle travel potentially dangerous.