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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, October 2 5:30am – This week we’ll hear about a new way to get local youth as competent and comfortable with tools as they are with a touchscreen. Sawhorse Revolution Program Director Sarah Smith and Operations Director Micah Stanovsky are picking up where shop class leaves off. Actually, we learn that …

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How Happy Are You?

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They say happiness is a state of mind. What about the happiest states in the USA? Find our where we rank here in Washington...

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MUSIC NEWS

Robbie Robertson to Release Companion Album to Memoir, “Testimony,” in November

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PRNewsFoto/UMeRobbie Robertson, the lead guitarist and main songwriter of The Band, will be publishing a memoir titled Testimony on November 15, and has now announced plans to release a career-spanning audio companion to the book November 11. The 18-track album features live and studio recordings by the lauded musician’s influential roots-rock group, select solo tunes, songs by his pre-Band outfits …

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ZZ Top, KISS, Jerry Garcia Featured on Limited-Edition Line of NFL T-Shirts

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Courtesy of TeespringAre you ready for some music-themed football T-shirts? The NFL has teamed up with online custom-apparel retailer Teespring.com on a new line of limited-edition T-shirts that combine a football team’s logo with a design created or inspired by a music artist that hails from the team’s city. Among the artists represented on the T-shirts are ZZ Top, KISS, …

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Prince Movie Collection to Arrive in October

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Courtesy of Warner Bros. Home VideoFans of “The Purple One” will be in luck on October 4, as the commemorative Prince Movie Collection will be released that day The Blu-ray disc set will include the three feature films that starred Prince — 1984’s Purple Rain, with newly remastered audio and video; 1986’s Under a Cherry Moon; and Purple Rain‘s unofficial …

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Roy Orbison Biopic on the Way

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David Redfern/RedfernsA new Roy Orbison biopic is currently in the works, and it has the blessing of the late rock legend’s estate, according to Deadline. Stand by Me writers Ray Gideon and Bruce Evans have been tapped to write the script for the film, to be titled The Big O: Roy Orbison. Orbison’s surviving children, Alex Orbison and Roy Orbison, …

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