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Thursday May 27, 2010

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Programming Update
State Playoff Broadcasts

West Albany Bulldogs win 15-2 over Glencoe!

Listen to this broadcast with Radio Ray and Wally Ordeman as aired on 1580 KGAL (5/21/2010).

State Playoff Broadcast Schedule

  • Tuesday, May 25th, Lebanon Warriors take on the Thurston Colts live from Lebanon @ 4:19pm

  • Friday, May 28th- State Quarterfinal Playoffs

  • Tuesday, June 1st- State Semifinal Playoffs

  • Saturday, June 5th- State Playoff Finals

  • Radio Ray
    Sports Director
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    Listen online or download radio broadcasts of State 5-A Playoff Games plus past regular season faceoffs featuring Lebanon, West Albany, South Albany and Crescent Valley High Schools.
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    Listen to Special Web Local News Updates

  • May 21, 2010. Local News and Weather Summary by Weldon Grieg and Jim Willhight. (Edits from 12:03, 3:03 and 4:04pm newscasts). Grasshopper Infestation, Sweet Home Residentail Fire on Pleasent Hill Drive, Women's Body Found in Santiam River, Week End Weather. Listen to or download mp3 file of news update>.

  • Weldon Greig with Chief Healy on Last Day. Listen to May 14, 2010 2:05 pm and 4:05pm newscasts. News Director Weldon Greig reports: Large Barn Fire in Yamhill, Lebanon Police Chief MIke Healy with Weldon talking about his last day (today) before retirement and the interm leadership at LPD. Jim Willhight with the weekend weather forecast for the Coast, Valley and the Cascades plus details on the Linn County Lamb and Wool Festival and NW Sheepdog Trials in Scio.

  • May 7, 2010 4:05 pm: Local News and Weather Summary. Lead: Arrest made in Lebanon Stabbing. News Host: Jim Willhight has the update.

    Arrest this afternoon at about 1:30 pm by Lebanon Police detectives. Arrested Zebulun Myers Fry, 22, of Lebanon on a charge of second-degree assault in connection to an April 17 stabbing. Fry was temporarily held in the Lebanon Justice Center and later transported to the Linn County Jail where he was lodged on the assault charge.

    Detectives were conducting a follow-up investigation regarding an April 17 altercation in the 200 block of W. Sherman Street in Lebanon. During the altercation another 22-year-old man suffered a stab wound to his arm. After the altercation the victim was transported to Lebanon Samaritan Community Hospital by a friend. Lebanon police were notified at that time about the incident. The victim was treated and released a short time later. The investigation is continuing and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Klint Sheets at 541-258-4320.

  • May 5, 2010 3:00pm: Lebanon Market Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested. News Director Weldon Greig has the update.

  • Local Events: Linn County Lamb and Wool Festival Grand Parade, Scio, OR, May 2010
    Linn County Lamb and Wool Festival Grand Parade, Scio, OR, May 2010 (left- Mike Mason, Right- Jim Willhight) [click to enlarge]

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    Join KGAL/KSHO's Mike Mason at Circle K
    Circle K Live on Location KGAL/KSHO Broadcasts
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    When: Friday, May 28th, 2010, 3 - 3pm.

    Where: Circle K Store at 5095 Commercial SE, Salem

    Who: The "M and M Kid", Mike Mason will be broadcasting live on location airing on our sister station Unforgettable 920 KSHO.

    All broadcasts are from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm on the Friday dates indicated.
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  • Real Estate Talk
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    Video: Market Update with Host Dave Pautsch

    Listen to Armondo Montelongo of A&E's Flip This House on Real Estate Talk

    Its was a special Week Day Edition of Real Estate Talk on Thursday, May 6th (encoure preformance Saturday 5/8/2010) with Dave and Armondo Montelogo of Flip this House.

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    Real Estate Talk brought to you in part by locally owned Willamette Community Bank

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    Older Americans Day 2010

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    Pictures and Video from 2010 Biz Expo

    KGAL/KSHO  Radio Ray Pietz at BizExpo 2010
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    KGAL/KSHO Valley Talk Host Jim Willhight, Average Guy John Gibson, Mike Mason and Ryan Murphy at BixExpo 2010
    KGAL/KSHO's (left to right) Jim Willhight, Ryan Murphy, Mike Mason and (front) Average Guy John Gibson

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    Live and Local Radio- Tech Talk

    Join KGAL's Jim Willhight and Peak Internet's tech and management staff for our next Tech Talk, Thursday, May 27th at 11:06 am from our studios in Lebanon.

    Download free mp3 podcasts. Tech Talk brought to you by Peak Internet.
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    June 9th, 2010
    11:06 am

    Join VetTalk Host Victor Kuhns from the Veterans Hospital in Portland for our monthly radio show.

    We will be discussing issues and events that affect our Veterans, those in active duty and their families. Vet Talk Web Page and mp3 archives.

    Live and Local Radio- Skin Talk

    Next Broadcast: Thursday, June 10th @ 11:06 am. Live from from Silver Falls Dermatology in Albany.
    Valley Talk
    Skin Talk is a monthly talk show featuring host Dr. John Young (above).

    Skin Talk brought to you in part by Silver Falls Dermatology.
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  • KGAL/KSHO News Director Weldon Greig and Morning Update Host Radio Ray Pietz receiving award at Lebanon Chamber DSA Banquet
    KGAL/KSHO News Director Weldon Greig and Morning Update Host Radio Ray Pietz receiving award at Lebanon Chamber DSA Banquet (click to enlarge)

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    101st Lebanon Strawberry Festival
    Thursday, June 3rd thru Sunday, June 6th 2010
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    Santiam Hwy 20 and Weirick Drive, Lebanon, Oregon


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    2008 Lebanon Strawberry Festival Queen Hannah Patton* (Senior at East Linn Christian Academy)
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