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Lt. Gov. Nungesser Says Tariffs Will Impact LA Tourism, Farmers

NUNGESSER VISITS N. LA - Louisiana’s Lieutenant Governor Billy Nunguesser was in Shreveport yesterday…kicking off a weeklong visit to North Louisiana. I caught up with him before having lunch with the North Shreveport Business Association at the NW La. Technical College and I asked him about the purpose of his visit. NUNGESSER- "Well one is to see how well we can better engage and work to drive tourism numbers up in North Louisiana. But also to talk about the private-public partnership of the...

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Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Little Theatre Presents "Memphis" the musical.

Airs Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Polings spoke with Chris White and Brady Hodgson from Shreveport Little Theatre about their upcoming production of Memphis, the musical which opens Thursday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m. with mutiple performances through July. For tickets contact the Little Theatre on line at Shreveport Little Theatre or call (318) 424-4439.

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KLDN Transmitter at mid-power

The KLDN Transmitter suffered damage as a result of a bad compressor on the AC unit which cools the building. We are temporarily operating at mid level power until the return of a piece of equipment from the manufacturer's repair center. If our current power level does not reach your area, KLDN programming does continue to be available online at www.redriverradio.org . We appreciate your patience.

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Grand Teton Music Festival: Saint-Säens' Violin Concerto with Joshua Bell, violin

Airs Thursday, July 12, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Grand Teton Music Festival, Music Director Donald Runnicles welcome Cristian Măcelaru as guest conductor for a concert that opens with Mikhail Glinka's overture to Russian and Ludmilla, followed by the Romanian Rhapsody by George Enescu. Then the festival orchestra presents Camille Saint-Säens' Violin Concerto and the Méditation from Thaïs by Jules Massenet. Joshua Bell will be the guest violinist.

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Shreveport House Concert Series: Dylan LeBlanc

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Caravan: Rory Block Live At The Fur Peace

Airs Friday, July 13, 2018, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll feature new tracks from Katie Glassman and Snapshot, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Molly Tuttle and John Mailander, Yarn, and The Royal Oui plus tunes from Steve Earl, J. Wagner, Terra Naomi, Allison Crowe and Sarah Jaroz. Then in our concert hour we feature Rory Block recorded live at the Fur Peace Ranch and in our final hour we are rejoicing in the hands.

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The Scottish Opera: Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin

Airs Saturday, July 14, 2018, at 12 noon. This week we present The Scottish Opera in a production of Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin starring Samuel Dale Johnson in the title role and Natalya Romaniw as Tatyana, with Peter Auty as Lensky, Sioned Gwen Davies as Olga, and Alison Kettlewell as Madame Larina. The Scottish Opera Orchestra and chorus are under the direction of Stuart Stratford.

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The San Francisco Symphony: Mahler's Symphony No. 7

Airs Monday, July 16, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra continues its season under Michael Tilson Thomas with a concert featuring Mahler's Symphony No. 7 in E minor and Schumann's Symphony No. 3.

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Kermit Poling welcomes Dr. William Whyte II to discuss pain - specifically with neck, back and legs. They also took listeners' calls as well.

Kermit Poling discusses the diagnosis and treatment of Prostate Cancer with Dr. Sanford Katz and Dr. Loren J. Smith.

This segment, from Jan. 18, 2008, is part of our Vintage Cafe series, in which we revisit some of our best studio performances. Here, we remember an Americana legend and drummer for the '60s rock group The Band, Levon Helm, who died in 2012.

Levon Helm first picked up a guitar at age 8, but soon switched to drums. Though best known as the famous drummer for the rock group The Band, Helm continued to influence music with his collaborations and solo works.

Kermit Poling discusses Common Sleep Disorders with Neurologist Dr. Andrew Chesson from the LSU Health Sciences Center

Kermit Poling discusses Alcoholism & Substance Abuse with Betsy Williams from the Center for Families in Shreveport

Kermit Poling discusses Skin Cancer & Other Skin Conditions with Dr. Donald Posner from Dermatology & Skin Surgery in Shreveport.

Kermit Poling discusses the Swine Flu with Dr. Raymond Coghlan from Willis Knighton Medical Center.

Kermit Poling discusses diet and nutrition with dietician Amy Yates & Davis Woodard.

Kermit Poling discusses Diabetes and Vision-Related Issues Associated with Diabetes with Dr. Thomas Worgul, and Internal Medicine Physician, Endocrinologist, Diabetologist and Ophthalmologists Dr. Christopher Shelby.

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History Matters: The Indians

Airs Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at 7:45 p.m. Commentator Gary Joiner examines the myths and realities of the Native American Indians. History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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Shadow Files: The Legend Of Big Foot

Red River Radio Vehicle Donation Program

The Vehicle Donation Program provides Vehicle Donation Services to Public Radio stations across the country. This is a great way to support this station and get a tax write off for your car. Contact the Vehicle Donation program directly online or if you have any questions about the vehicle donation process, please don't hesitate to reach out to our vehicle experts at 855-277-2346 , or you can call our direct line at 401-808-8277.

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The Story Of Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford on Red River Radio

This video takes you into the studio with Cliff and also through the world of birds that we cover on Bird Calls, which airs the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Please join us and please call in with your questions at 800-552-8502

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