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Wednesday March 4 2015
4:03 pm
Wed March 4, 2015

From the Studio: Bach Festival 15 - Soovin Kim

Violinist Soovin Kim is appearing this week at various venues in performance with the Northwest Bach Festival 15. He spoke with Verne Windham this morning, to introduce himself and talk about what he'll be doing for the festival. For more information on his appearances, visit the Northwest Bach Festival website.

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Wednesday March 4 2015
3:34 pm
Wed March 4, 2015

From the Studio: The Modern Theater presents "Best Brothers"

The Modern Theater Spokane will present the U.S. premier of Daniel McIvor's play Best Brothers opening this Friday evening and running through Sunday, March 22. Director George Green and actor Dave Rideout spoke with Verne Windham during the Wednesday morning program to introduce the play to the community.

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Regional News
2:47 pm
Wed March 4, 2015

Kettle Falls 'Three' Convicted for Pot Grow

The three defendants of the original "Kettle Falls Five" who were convicted of growing marijuana illegally.
Credit Kettle Falls Five Facebook page

Medical marijuana activists are reacting to Tuesday’s verdict in federal court in Spokane, in which three people were convicted of growing marijuana in a state where medical and recreational marijuana are legal.  The three defendants were found guilty of growing marijuana, but not on the scale the federal prosecution maintained. They were also acquitted of charges related to selling marijuana, and possession of firearms.

Kari Boiter of the group American for Safe Access, says the fact the jury acquitted the defendants on four out of five charges meant they knew the truth.

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Wolf Watch
4:00 pm
Tue March 3, 2015

Western Conservationists Sue USDA Over Wolf Killing Program

Gray Wolf are endangered in Washington, but are considered problems to some citizens because they threaten livestock like sheep.
Credit USFWS: Tracy Brooks / USFWS Flickr

Conservation groups filed a lawsuit against the U-S Department of Agriculture Tuesday over killing wolves in Washington state. The state is home to 13 packs, which threaten livestock in some communities.

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Regional News
4:00 pm
Mon March 2, 2015

Spokane Wants Seat At Tesoro Terminal Discussion

Tesoro Savage wants to ship crude oil from the Port of Vancouver, Washington, which the city has come out against. Now, the city of Spokane wants in on the conversation. Last Friday Spokane Mayor David Condon filed an intervention petition with site evaluators in the state. The Energy Facility Sight Evaluation Council (EFSEC) coordinates the licensing for facilities like power plants and shipping terminals.

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Episode 7
3:00 pm
Sat February 28, 2015

Pseudoeponymous

Before you start reading this description, get us some whiskey and cigars (please); Kevin from the future settles the “the title is meant ironically” issue for this episode; Francis McBellhop, new in the cubicles, receives his first bitter taste of Office Politics; Morten Gould discusses putting Descartes before the horse; thanks to your local church basement rental program, the Awkward Club is meeting tonight; Wendy Divan offers an Ersatz Vacation to Moses Lake, Washington that is less than half twice the hassle of swimming with dolphins; we find out how Hans and Jacques, the European phil

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Friday, February 27 2015
3:02 pm
Fri February 27, 2015

From the Studio: The Art of Joe Feddersen

 Cecile Ganteaume, Curator, Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Washington, DC and Multi-Media Artist and Colville Confederated Tribal Member Joe Feddersen spoke with Verne Windham on Friday morning about the Museum of Arts and Culture's three-days of special programs focusing on American Indian Basketry.

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Episode 6
1:14 pm
Fri February 27, 2015

Bootlegged Holiday Special

Tony and Kevin discuss ways for you to give them your money; Cornelius Faust, Mad Scientist with an MFA, remembers his first great fictional love; Paradise Lost author John Milton discusses ways for broadcasters to give him more money; a live broadcast of a private therapy session with Dr.

JIHOP
5:10 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

March Programs

March 7, 2015
Forster &
McLennan
A survey of the solo careers of Robert Forster and Grant McLennan from Australia's great pop band of the 1980's, the Go-Betweens, from Brisbane.

March 14, 2015
The Ike & Tina Turner Review
Powerful rhythm & blues and soul from what was called by many the best live attraction of their era.

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Saturdays at 2pm
4:49 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Next on Take 5: Men in Charge

The next session on the docket for Take 5 is another group of five episodes from Spokane locals Tony Flinn and Kevin Decker.  Men in Charge is an unpredictable radio show sharing adventures, misadventures, and the many uses of bacon in radio.  If you missed the first five episodes, you can get caught up by checking out the podcasts below.

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