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.

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  • The 8:30 Report: Baroness Bitsy and Jack-O-Blast

    Today’s mostly virus-free report. An urgent message from Little Debbie mentioned “C” but it was quick....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Spinach Superpowers and Dog-Ritos

    Virus-free every day. Where to find those VOTE necklaces locally, and a cocoa diablo challenge...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Own a Piece of Karcher Mall

    Today’s virus-free report. Cold water swims, advent calendars for cats and wanna buy a unicycle?...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Double Dutch and Twinkies

    First time Ken has seen a chicken purse, and some toy history in today’s virus-free report...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Grape Stomping and What’s That Smell?

    Weekday mornings at 8:30, a newscast that is virus-free. Insect weirdness and Jibbitz are part of the mental health break today...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Free Pumpkins and Space Music

    Today’s virus-free mental health break. Get free garden seeds, a new color of the year, and IKEA regrets...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: Baroness Bitsy and Jack-O-Blast

    Today’s mostly virus-free report. An urgent message from Little Debbie mentioned “C” but it was quick....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Spinach Superpowers and Dog-Ritos

    Virus-free every day. Where to find those VOTE necklaces locally, and a cocoa diablo challenge...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Own a Piece of Karcher Mall

    Today’s virus-free report. Cold water swims, advent calendars for cats and wanna buy a unicycle?...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Double Dutch and Twinkies

    First time Ken has seen a chicken purse, and some toy history in today’s virus-free report...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Grape Stomping and What’s That Smell?

    Weekday mornings at 8:30, a newscast that is virus-free. Insect weirdness and Jibbitz are part of the mental health break today...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Free Pumpkins and Space Music

    Today’s virus-free mental health break. Get free garden seeds, a new color of the year, and IKEA regrets...Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Postal Art and Tomato Yogurt

    Plus, Ken was really distracted by the Save the Vicky story. Virus-free every morning at 8:30....Read More
  • DVAM: Bea Black

    The WCA is seeing new records in requests for help because of COVID. And learn by abuse doesn’t always mean violence....Read More
  • Zoo Boise’s Halloween Party: Boo at Night

    Zoo Boise Assistant Director Liz Littman has the scoop on this year’s Halloween celebration at Zoo Boise....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Pink Pineapples and Stinky Fish

    Plus, chicky chips, holiday lights and bears. Always virus-free at 8:30....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: The Nicest City and Scratch-n-Sniff Innovations

    Virus-free every weekday. KFC, Oreos, juncos and Ken loses it when I share a canned pumpkin recipe tip....Read More
  • The 8:30 Report: Fritos and 1 Pink Elephant

    Barbies, ketchup potato chips and crickets in this morning’s virus-free report. Take a mental health break....Read More

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