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John McKay

I'm a 25-plus-year radio veteran with a passion for talk radio and democracy. I grew up in Tri-Cities and studied journalism at Whitworth University. I love sports, particularly the Green Bay Packers and NASCAR. I threw hammer and played college ball. I've been at Newstalk since 2005.
Tri Cities Pregnancy Network plans benefit events
Tri Cities Pregnancy Network plans benefit events (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Tri City Pregnancy Center Plans Benefit Golf Tournament, Walk for Life

The Tri Cities Pregnancy Network invites you to enjoy some golf this fall, with their benefit  Swing for Life event, coming October 4th  to Canyon Lakes Golf Course.

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Labor and Industries poking nose into WHL
Labor and Industries poking nose into WHL (John Allen photography)
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Dept. of Labor & Industries Investigating WHL Teams for Possible Child Labor Law Violations

Ever since we legalized marijuana, strange things have been happening in our state.  Now, Labor and Industries is snooping around the Spokane Chiefs, Everett Silvertips, Seattle Thunderbirds and Tri-City Americans.

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State Supreme Court could "redo" the budget?
State Supreme Court could "redo" the budget? (Washington.gov)
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State Supreme Court Holds Legislature in Contempt for Education Budget

Thursday, the Washington State Supreme Court, according to many critics, overstepped itself in holding the Legislature in 'contempt' for failing to live up to educational spending standards.

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Guess who someday will control everything your child is taught?
Guess who someday will control everything your child is taught? (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Common Core Nothing New — Concept Dates Back 100 Years

The term Progressive Education probably doesn't ring a bell,  but it's been quietly pushed since the last 1800's...now, it's called Common Core.

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New Jersey official says video WAS sent to NFL
New Jersey official says video WAS sent to NFL (Getty images)
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New Jersey Law Enforcement Official Says He Sent Full Ray Rice Video to NFL

The Associated Press has released a story saying a New Jersey law enforcement official sent a copy of the Ray Rice elevator video to the NFL, and it was done three months ago; despite claims from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to the contrary.

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