"SEATTLE, Wash. – KIRO Television is proud to present “KIRO 7 Eyewitness News Profiles” on Tuesday, April 17, 2007 from 9:00 to 10:00 p.m.
KIRO 7 Eyewitness News anchors Steve Raible and Margo Myers will take you behind-the-scenes for rare, personal stories of men and women in our community who have gained notoriety in the public eye or made significant contributions to the quality of life in the Northwest.
For nearly two decades, Mike McCready, the lead guitar player for Pearl Jam has battled the ups and downs of rock and roll life. And for nearly two decades, he’s battled a very personal debilitating inflammatory condition known as Crohn’s Disease.
KIRO 7 Eyewitness News anchor/reporter Amy Clancy tells us about Mike’s climb to fame, his bout with substance abuse and his reasons for breaking his silence and educating people about Crohn’s Disease."