River Mornings

River Mornings with Ken Bass and Debbie Courson

Each weekday Ken and Deb get you going with the best music first and a sampling of what’s happening in the Treasure Valley. It’s about living… and loving, the life we enjoy so much in Southwest Idaho – River Mornings on 94.9 the River.

Want to get in touch with Ken and Deb?
Call or text (208) 287-2949.

  • The 8:30 Report: New Restaurants and Laughing Rats

    Virus-free local food notes, a BK deal no one can believe and why are Zombies Skittles collector’s items?...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Slime Cake and Burrito Pops

    Plus, new restaurants in Meridian and the discovery that the bunny mascot for Nesquik has a name....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: One Free Bobby Pin & a Nope Rope

    No viruses here. That’s the promise at 8:30 every morning. Tatting and strange chimes in the report today....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Woolly Bears and Fish Bellies

    Plus, cut-your-own flowers in Meridian and the world’s most expensive cup of coffee. Always virus-free at 8:30....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: White Winged Doves and Frosting

    Elephants, free beer and frosting, too, in today’s mental health break, where we talk about anything but the virus....Read More

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  • Tree Climbing in the City of Trees

    David Anderson with Canopy Watch went tree camping recently. He’s leading guided climbs in Boise Sept. 26th....Read More
  • The Mole Agent and Other New Movies at The Flicks

    Carole Skinner shares previews for what’s new and what’s staying at The Flicks. Streaming options, too, and curbside service....Read More
  • Idaho Eclair Inventor: Michelle Leigh

    You’ve heard of the Idaho ice cream potato, now, there’s an Idaho eclair. Made with real Idaho potatoes.  ...Read More

River Morning Podcasts

  • The 8:30 Report: New Restaurants and Laughing Rats

    Virus-free local food notes, a BK deal no one can believe and why are Zombies Skittles collector’s items?...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Slime Cake and Burrito Pops

    Plus, new restaurants in Meridian and the discovery that the bunny mascot for Nesquik has a name....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: One Free Bobby Pin & a Nope Rope

    No viruses here. That’s the promise at 8:30 every morning. Tatting and strange chimes in the report today....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Woolly Bears and Fish Bellies

    Plus, cut-your-own flowers in Meridian and the world’s most expensive cup of coffee. Always virus-free at 8:30....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: White Winged Doves and Frosting

    Elephants, free beer and frosting, too, in today’s mental health break, where we talk about anything but the virus....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Boise’s Blue Bellied Lizards & Fireball

    TGIF. Here’s my virus-free report today. And a question: When does onion hunting season begin?...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Salt Potatoes and Smookies

    Virus-free moment every day. Recipes, strange earthquakes and unicorns are the winners today....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Monarchs and SpaghettiOs

    A virus-free zone every weekday morning. Rainbow false eyelashes, cheese and overdue books included today....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Grandma Pizza and Free Seeds

    Today’s mental health break with a lot of food and drink. And those free seeds are not from China....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Giant Chickens and Glow Balls

    Today’s virus-free report starts with sagebrush and ends with wine. Thank you for listening....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Kittens and the Wienermobile

    Today’s mental health break. Parks, candy, Pringles and Cheetos. TGIF...Read More
  • The Mole Agent and Other New Movies at The Flicks

    Carole Skinner shares previews for what’s new and what’s staying at The Flicks. Streaming options, too, and curbside service....Read More

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