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Ocean Mist Power Hour: Weather and Water Safety

A fun and lively discussion of all things weather and water safety with Ryan Sandler of the National Weather Service, Medford, and Luke Martinez of Pistol River, owner of Wilderness Canyon Adventures and seasonal Aquatic Safety Officer with Curry County Sheriff’s Office. From tsunamis to lenticular clouds, the Chetco Effect and more, this is a fast-paced, interesting conversation brought to you by Ocean Mist Power Hour host, Misty Young.

Host: Misty Young; Guests: Ryan Sandler, Luke Martinez; Producer: Misty Young


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


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Music composed and performed by Misty Young.

Reality Check: The Future of Electric Cars

Volt, Leaf, Tesla, and more. This week on Reality Check the guests are Jacob Knudson from Coos-Curry Electric Co-op, and Linda and Tom Bozack, three knowledgeable and passionate electric car owners who discuss these vehicles and where the industry is going. That’s this week on Reality Check on KCIW.

Host: Lee Tuley
Guests: Jacob Knudson, Linda and Tom Bozack
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


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Music is from Minor Intrusions by Pye White, Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic license.

The Insider Report: Upcoming Activities and Events for June 18 – 24, 2019 … and Beyond

In this edition of The Insider Report, hosts Bruce Ellis shares the latest news on the Brookings-Harbor entertainment scene. The second of eight 2019 Summer Concerts in the Park performances takes place at the band shell in Azalea Park on Sunday, June 23. The 4-piece Buddy Holly Review recreates the music of Buddy Holly and The Crickets in a lively show featuring a rendition of some of rock’s greatest songs: “That’ll Be The Day”, “Peggy Sue”, “Not Fade Away”, and “Oh Boy.” The band also covers songs by artists from the same era such as Bill Haley, Elvis Presley, and Johnny Cash.

Leonard Krug of the Oregon South Coast Fishermen is back with the latest area fishing report, including some good news about the fishing season in the Chetco River and the ocean.

Other upcoming events include the final weekend of the Chetco Pelican Player’s performance of the hit musical play Oliver!; the annual International Windsurfing Tour Pistol River Wave Bash at the mouth of the Pistol River, running through June 24; Movie Night at Azalea Park on June 22, benefitting Brookings Harbor Community Theater … and much, much more.

So sit back and – as Bruce puts it – let your ears do the walking.

Host: Bruce Ellis; Guest: Leonard Krug; Producer: Rose Weiss; Recording Tech: Ray Gary


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End music is Also Sprach Zarathustra, composed by Richard Strauss, from Incomptech, produced by Free Music ©2015-2016, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.

Ocean Mist Power Hour: Ann Vileisis – Fascinating, Complex, Accomplished … a Role Model for Action!

Scholar and historian Ann Vileisis is the author of two highly regarded and award-winning books. Her first, Discovering The Unknown Landscape; A History Of America’s Wetlands and Kitchen Literacy: How We Lost Knowledge of Where Food Comes from and Why We Need to Get It Back.

Vileisis joins Ocean Mist Power Hour host Misty Young in the studio for a lively discussion about her life’s work, her love of nature, and ways she believes each of us can make an individual and collective difference in the world.

Host: Misty Young; Guest: Ann Vileisis; Producer: Misty Young


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


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Music composed and performed by Misty Young.

Active Healthy Aging: Core Strength and Power Training

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken discusses core strength and power training, what it is and how to train it; a mental wellness thought from physicist Stephen Hawking; a look at the practice of Earthing; then a fitness truth quote from Paul Chek, and finally a Fun Fact about average weight gain over lifetime.

Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Ocean Mist Power Hour: Hometown Hero Alan Neerenberg – What’s New with Scouts and Scouting?

Alan Neerenberg has been involved in scouting for over 54 years! In this episode of the Ocean Mist Power Hour, he shares a long view of scouting history as well as his positive outlook of a co-ed future where boys and girls learn and grow through this proven leadership development program.

Ocean Mist Power Hour host Misty Young asks many thoughtful questions with a “newbie” point of view, never having been involved in scouting. Learn how you can participate or support scouting and help boys and girls develop to their full potential through building character, ethics, and leadership.

Host: Misty Young; Guest: Alan Neerenberg; Producer: Misty Young; Recording Tech: Ray Gary; Sound Editor: Ray Gary


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


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Music composed and performed by Misty Young.

Reality Check: Is the Chetco At Risk?

This week, as part of Reality Check’s continuing series on climate change, host Lee Tuley talks with Debra Worth, a local advocate for local rivers, watersheds, and especially the Chetco River. Tune in to hear about fishing, the water supply, the health of the river, and much more.

Host: Lee Tuley
Guest: Debra Worth
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


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Music is from Minor Intrusions by Pye White, Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic license.

Active Healthy Aging: Dispelling the Myths of Core Training

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of active Healthy aging coach Ken discusses a few myths around core training, some foundational core stabilization positions, our resistance to change, cleansing as a regeneration strategy, and this episode’s fun fact.

Click HERE for detailed show notes.

Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Discussion at Brookings Café: Knowledge Bowl, the Update

Discussion at Brookings Café is a potpourri of topics around a table where anybody can join in the discussion. This show represents a place where the community of Brookings and the surrounding areas can discuss what concerns us as coastal residents.

Discussion at Brookings Cafe had a live audience recording at the Chetco Community Public Library a few weeks ago where this amazing Bruin Knowledge Bowl team showed their wit and competitive spirit before going to the national competition in Chicago. In this episode we talk with the students about their big adventure to the big city. They had lots of fun and came away with the experience of a lifetime.

Brookings Café … a discussion about what’s important to you.

Host: Teresa Lawson
Guests: Nathaniel Barnard, Aynika Nelson, Spencer Miller, Cecilia Hilton, Ethan Hooper, Abby Marks, Lisa Piscitello
Producer: Dan Sherman
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


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Music is Road Song, licensed from audioblocks.com.

Ocean Mist Power Hour: Hometown Hero Kathleen Dickson Brings Local, Fresh, Organic Food to Your Door!

Kathleen Dickinson operates Otterbee’s Market, an organic, fresh food brokerage firm, which buys, sells, and delivers local food to local residents. In this fast-paced interview, she shares with host Misty Young how the idea came about, how it’s grown, and how people can get fresh, local food delivered to their home. You’ll also learn about the Wild Rivers Coast Food Trail and the Mushroom Festival!

Host: Misty Young; Guest: Kathleen Dickson; Producer: Misty Young; Recording Tech: Ray Gary; Sound Editor: Ray Gary


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


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Music composed and performed by Misty Young.