Brian Calvert


Brian Calvert
Brian Calvert
Other than briefly stepping away for about a year, Brian has been part of the KOMO Radio newsroom since the station first went all-news back in 2002. He’s served as an anchor, reporter, and News Director while here.

Brian has been a part of radio and television in the Pacific Northwest for well over two decades. His career began in the late 1980s in southern Oregon where he first learned radio at KAJO. From there, he went on to the anchor the news for KXL in Portland in the 1990s. In the summer of 2002, Brian was lured from KIRO radio to help launch the all-news KOMO Newsradio. He has also worked as a weathercaster on KOMO 4 News and Northwest Cable News, and has developed his own series of popular Internet shows promoting local wine, craft beer, and distilled spirits.

Today, he can be heard anchoring from time-to-time, reporting, and still delivering weather forecasts on occasion on KOMO 4. Brian is a national Edward R. Murrow award winner, and really enjoys telling stories you won’t hear anywhere else.

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Recent stories by Brian Calvert

KOMO Newsradio Home 'Twilight' house for sale in Forks 'Twilight' house for sale in Forks (Video)
Long before we heard Edward Cullen introduce himself to Bella Swan, and before we saw Jacob tell Bella, “you need to know that I’m in love with you,” we read these words in Stephanie Meyer's “Twilight” books.
KOMO Newsradio Home Sit Down, Work Out Sit Down, Work Out (Video)
WOODINVILLE - A local company has come up with a new exercise machine, that is certainly not something you’d expect to find in the gym.

Perhaps we’ve already lost you by saying “exercise machine?”

Not to worry, this is a workout you can do while watching TV.
KOMO Newsradio Home Pet of the week: Meet Charley Boy! Pet of the week: Meet Charley Boy! (Video)
Meet Charley Boy! Charlie Boy is a 1-year-old Terrier/Chihuahua mix who still has puppy spirit! He can be a bit shy at first, but is quick to jump in for a game of chase or keep-away with his favorite squeaky toy. Charlie Boy is a loving companion and will flourish in a family of his own.