CarlsonCast Sept.1--9am hour

Richard Rennard, president of acrylic monomers, America for Arkema Inc. leaves a news conference Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in Crosby, Texas. A The Houston-area chemical plant that lost power after Harvey engulfed the area in extensive floods was rocked by multiple explosions early Thursday, the plant's operator said. The Arkema Inc. plant had been left without refrigeration for chemicals that become volatile as the temperature rises. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

9am hour -- GUEST: KOMO sports, Husky game day anchor, Bill Swartz, previews tonight's UW football opener on the road at Rutgers U. in New Jersey, during the Bill Swartz interview both Sen. Bernie Sanders and Gov. Chris Christie make a cameo, um, appearance; a KVI caller who is a recovering addict disagrees with Seattle mayoral candidate on homelessness and drug addiction solutions, after the phone call on drug addiction John opens up about how addiction impacted his sister and their family.

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