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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, September 25 5:30am – This week we get an update on the campaign to a Coal Free Washington from the Sierra Club. Robin Everett is the Lead Organizer and Doug Howell is the Senior Campaign Representative for the Washington chapter of The Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal effort. We learn that Puget …

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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

Stevie Wonder’s “Songs in the Key of Life” Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

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Motown RecordsOne of Stevie Wonder‘s most celebrated albums, Songs in the Key of Life, turns 40 years old on Wednesday. The 18th album from the decorated artist was released by Motown Records in 1976 and features some of Wonder’s most memorable tracks, including “I Wish,” “Isn’t She Lovely” and “Sir Duke.” In October 1976, Songs in the Key of Life …

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Robert Plant Joins US Tour that Seeks to Raise Awareness of Refugee Crisis

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Credit: Ed MilesLed Zeppelin singer Robert Plant has announced that he will take part in the upcoming Lampedusa: Concerts for Refugees tour, an 11-city U.S. fall trek that will help raise awareness about the worldwide refugee crisis. Plant will appear at the final seven shows of the tour, which kicks off October 6 in Boulder, Colorado, and runs through an …

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The Pretenders Make a “Holy Commotion” with New Video

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Credit: Jill FurmanovskyThe Pretenders have unveiled an official video for “Holy Commotion,” a new song that will be featured on the band’s forthcoming album, Alone. The partly animated clip stars frontwoman Chrissie Hynde and The Black Keys‘ Dan Auerbach, who produced and played multiple instruments on the album. The video, which can be viewed at The Pretenders’ official YouTube channel, …

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Prince-Themed “Dance On ‘Til Dawn” Dance Parties Happening in October

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BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty ImagesTickets for the Dance On ‘Til Dawn dance party event — in remembrance of Prince — are now on sale. The three-night affair “celebrating the life, music and legacy of Prince” is being held in conjunction with the sold-out Prince tribute concert taking place on October 13 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. As of …

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