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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

Valerie Simpson Among Performers Lined Up for Dave Koz’s 2016 Christmas Tour

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Laura Cavanaugh/FilmMagicR&B singer and famed Motown songwriter Valerie Simpson of the duo Ashford & Simpson is among the artists who will join Dave Koz to spread some holiday cheer on the 2016 edition of the smooth-jazz saxophonist’s annual Christmas tour. The trek will kick off November 25 in Sarasota, Florida, and is plotted out through a December 22 show in …

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Buckwheat Zydeco Dead at 68

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Photo by Douglas Mason/Getty ImagesStanley “Buckwheat” Dural Jr., better known by his stage name, Buckwheat Zydeco, died early Saturday in Lafayette, Louisiana, according to The Times-Picayune. He was 68 years old. He’d been suffering from lung cancer. The Lafayette native discovered zydeco music — a blend of Cajun, Creole and blues — from his father’s accordion playing and the scratching …

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Buckwheat Zydeco’s Stanley Dural, Jr. Dead at 68

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Photo by Douglas Mason/Getty ImagesStanley “Buckwheat” Dural Jr., better known by his stage name, Buckwheat Zydeco, died early Saturday in Lafayette, Louisiana, according to The Times-Picayune. He was 68 years old. He’d been suffering from lung cancer. The Lafayette native discovered zydeco music — a blend of Cajun, Creole and blues — from his father’s accordion playing and the scratching …

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