Reality Check

Reality Check: Finding Hope

This week on Reality Check, host Lee Tuley talks with Gordon Clay. He’s a concerned citizen and long time advocate on issues like suicide and bullying. The topic is suicide, an especially important issue in this community.

Resources:
National Hopeline: 800-273-8255
Crisis Text Line: Text “SOS” on 741741
Web Site: www.zeroattempts.org/finding-hope.html
Donate $50 – Find out how
Deadline to make donations and apply for mini-grants is June 28, 2019

Host: Lee Tuley
Guest: Gordon Clay
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: Energy Security

This week on Reality Check, host Lee Tuley talks with Shannon Souza, a professional engineer specializing in sustainability issues, who also sits on the board of the Oregon Solar Energy Industry Association. The topic is energy security — do we have enough energy, where is it being produced, and what could we be doing better?

Host: Lee Tuley
Guest: Shannon Souza
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: Mauri’s Birds

This week on Reality Check, host Lee Tuley interviews a local writer, Berma Matteson, who just published Mauri’s Birds, a novel about an autistic woman and the people who love her, and how they come to understand her.

Host: Lee Tuley
Guest: Berma Matteson
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: Permaculture

This episode of Reality Check is about Permaculture with guests Jenn Head and Gene Griffith. You’ve probably heard terms like regenerative gardening, no-till gardening, organic gardening and so on. You’ll find out about these ideas and how to work with the natural world while helping the planet, too. That’s this week on Reality Check on KCIW.

Online resources:
Southern Oregon Permaculture Institute (SPOI): http://www.sopermaculture.org/
SOPI Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/SOPERMACULTURE/
South Coast Permaculture online group: https://southcoastpermaculture.groups.io
Design Questionnaire: http://www.sopermaculture.org/2019/02/permaculture-design-questionnaire-for.html

Host: Lee Tuley
Guests: Jenn Head, Gene Griffith
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: Natural Climate Solutions

This edition of Reality Check features Ann Schmierer, Executive Director of Wild Rivers Land Trust, talking about Natural Climate Solutions – practical ways of caring for our natural environment, locally and in the larger world, that just might ensure our survival while maintaining habitat and even restoring our natural world.

For more info:
Website: Wild Rivers Land Trust

Host: Lee Tuley
Guest: Ann Schmierer
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: The Future of Fishing

This week on Reality Check, host Lee Tuley discusses the future of commercial and sport fishing here on the Oregon coast with three marine biologists, Daphne Fautin, Bob Buddemeier, and Bill Gorham. This is a topic of concern to everyone on the Oregon Coast, whether or not you fish.

That’s this week on Reality Check on KCIW, your community radio station.

Host: Lee Tuley
Guests: Daphne Fautin, Bob Buddemeier, and Bill Gorham
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: The Politics of Climate Change

This week on Reality Check, as part of a continuing series on Climate Change, Host Lee Tuley talks with Alan Journet and Kathy Conway, facilitators from Southern Oregon Climate Action Now (SOCAN), a group of over 1,400 folks committed to addressing the problem of Climate Change. Topics include the current political situation regarding climate change, both locally and nationally.

That’s this week on Reality Check on KCIW, your community radio station.

Web Resources:
SOCAN Home Page: https://socan.eco/
The Clean Energy Jobs Bill, house bill 2020 in Oregon: https://socan.eco/cej/
Email for further info:
For questions about the climate: climatequestions@socan.info
For info about Coastal SOCAN, Bill Gorham: gorham.bill@gmail.com

Host: Lee Tuley
Guests: Alan Journet and Kathy Conway
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: Preventive Health Care

Everyone has heard of preventive medicine. What is it and what does it mean for each of us in terms of taking care of ourselves, healthy or not? That’s the subject this week on Reality Check with Carolyn Lepore-Duke. She’s an RN specializing in health and wellness. That’s preventive health care this week on Reality Check on KCIW.

Resouce:
Lost Connections

Host: Lee Tuley
Guest: Carolyn Lepore-Duke
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. 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.


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Reality Check: Climate Change – Fact or Fiction?

Lately we’ve had smoky skies and warmer temperatures, maybe not here, but at least in the Rogue Valley – what’s happening? Is it climate change or just normal weather cycles? This week on Reality Check, host Lee Tuley talks with guests Dan Sherman, Edlin Patterson, Debra Worth, and Bill Gorham guests about the IPCC report from the UN and the National Climate Assessment to try to put the debate to rest.

Contact info:
Website: SOCAN – Southern Oregon Climate Action Now
Contact info:
Edlin Patterson
Bill Gorham

Host: Lee Tuley
Guests: Dan Sherman, Edlin Patterson, Debra Worth, Bill Gorham
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Reality Check: Big Oil vs Climate Change

On this week’s Reality Check there is an interview with Bill Gorham, a scientist with a Ph’D in Biology, who has worked for Big Oil, and now is involved in the campaign to save our planet from catastrophic climate change. That’s this week on Reality Check.

Host: Lee Tuley
Guest: Bill Gorham
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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