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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

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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Sting & Jimmy Fallon Sing Couples’ Awkward First Texts on “The Tonight Show”

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Andrew Lipovsky/NBCJimmy Fallon welcomed Sting to The Tonight Show Wednesday, where they discussed his first rock album in 13 years, 57th & 9th, coming out November 11. Fallon also put Sting’s vocal chops to use in a comedy bit called “First Textual Experience.” The segment usually features Jimmy and one of his guests reading embarrassing first text exchanges between guys …

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David Gilmour Joined by Benedict Cumberbatch on a Pink Floyd Classic

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Roberto Panucci/Corbis via Getty ImagesBenedict Cumberbatch had the opportunity to join a music legend on stage Wednesday. The Doctor Strange star helped out David Gilmour during the former Pink Floyd member’s concert at the famed Royal Albert Hall in London, singing part of “Comfortably Numb,” off the Pink Floyd album The Wall. Photos and video of the performance quickly made …

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Neil Young and Promise of the Real Kick Off Fall Tour Dates This Weekend in Colorado

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Credit: Jay BlakesbergNeil Young launches a series of fall U.S. concerts this Friday and Saturday with shows in Telluride, Colorado, marking the first time he’s ever played in the city. The folk-rock legend will be accompanied at the gigs by Promise of the Real, the young rock group fronted by Willie Nelson‘s son Lukas that’s served as Neil’s backing band …

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Don Henley Takes Part in Opening of New Walden Pond Visitor Center

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Courtesy of Walden Woods ProjectThe Eagles‘ Don Henley was in Concord, Massachusetts, on Tuesday to participate in the opening ceremony for a new Visitor Center at Walden Pond, the historic nature sanctuary immortalized by 19th century writer/philosopher Henry David Thoreau. The center is an environmentally sustainable facility that will host informative exhibits for the half-million people who visit Walden Pond …

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