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Night of Nights

July 8, 2019 From the messy desk of Amanda Eichstaedt… Many of you are familiar with the familiar voice of KWMR’s Transmitter Wrangler Richard Dillman. If you call KWMR, he’s on the voicemail system. If you listen to KWMR you will hear Richard’s voice associated with the Emergency Alert System, several station identifications, and he…

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KWMR has an APP!

5.14.19 From the messy desk of Amanda Eichstaedt… I remember clearly back when I worked for REI in 1993. We had a super cool internal email system (this is from someone who wrote all their college papers on an IBM Selectric typewriter). And get this… we finally got fax machines in each of the retail…

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July 2!

June 2, 2019 From Amanda’s Messy Desk… In 1776 on July 2, the Continental Congress voted to declare independence in a closed session, but it wasn’t declared publicly until July 4th. So let the festivities begin! I’m pretty sure that we can all agree that lots of fun can be had without blowing things up….

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How the heck did it get to be June 25?

June 25, 2019 From Amanda’s messy desk… Time flies when you are having fun, or so it seems. While I can’t say that blondes have more fun, I can say that time is speeding by at an alarming rate. As my roots grow in (not fast enough) I am in awe of the fact that…

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Jerry Lunsford (1956 – 2019)

June 18, 2019 A note from Amanda, I believe I met Jerry in 2006, a year before I became a volunteer programmer at KWMR. We met because we both had English Shepherd pups. He had his Mika, and our dogs were close in age. We’d get the pups together to play in my yard and…

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Deep Tracks, We Got Em!

When Jaime Crespo worked here and did the Program Logs for the on-air studio, every week he would come up with a new nickname for Tony Palmer (host of Sonic Sunspots). One of my favorite was Tony “Deep Tracks” Palmer, primarily because it was spot on! And Tony isn’t the only KWMR host who digs…

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Honky Tonkin’, 1964, & Boater Safety

TUE | June 11 5 PM “Epicenter” Anne Dirkse and Steven Swain from UC Cooperative Extension. 8:30 PM “DJ Your Life” Kid Adam kicks down some great tunes and deep tracks. 10 PM “After Dark” Dr. Decibel spinning some of the best tunes of the 70’s and beyond.

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Movie Stars, Mammals, & Joni

THU  | June 6 8 AM “Pieces of Peace” Author Stephen Nachmanovitch discusses his new book: “The Art of Is: Improvising as a Way of Life”. 9:30 AM “Right Now” Alexa Davidson, San Geronimo Valley Community Center’s new Young Adult Coordinator. 10 AM “Radio Bookmobile” It’s Bookmobile week on Turning Pages! 6:30 PM “Shorty’s Bunkhouse” Shorty spins some mighty…

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