Mother’s Day Special

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Ken, Jack, Brent, and Farmer Dave salute all mothers in Vermont and beyond with a great selection of music for moms. Thank you to the mothers that have helped raise and care for so many of us. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Happy Green Up Day!

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We celebrate the day every year where Vermonters get out and make our state more beautiful by cleaning up after ourselves. Ken calls in to reminisce about WDEV’s legacy. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Ken Joins the Show

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Ken Squier calls in for the entire show to talk about the Green Up Day song from the Magical Marvelous Musical Mystery Lady and gives us an update on how he’s doing. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Gardening Season is Upon Us

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With the weather warming up, the gang celebrates the beginning of gardening season with John Prine and other crowd favorites. Ken calls in to give a sneak peak into what the 90th anniversary of WDEV will hold for our listeners. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Happy Birthday Ken!

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Saturday was Ken’s birthday, so Jack, Brent, and Farmer Dave wish him a happy birthday. And Ken calls in to check in on the show. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

It’s Maple Season Again

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While maple open house weekend has been more or less cancelled again due to the pandemic, March is still maple sugaring season in Vermont. Kia, Jack, and Farmer Dave salute our maple farmers and encourage you to support our local sugarhouses. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Spring Has Sprung

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Kia, Farmer Dave, and Jack celebrate the warm weather and the approach of spring with some great spring music. Wade Pierson of Northeast Slopes confirms the ski season there may be over but there’s still a bit of time to get your guesses in the Joe’s Pond Ice Out competition and fundraiser. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To …

We’re Sick and Tired of This Pandemic

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Jack, Kia, and Farmer Dave talk about all the things they miss due to the pandemic and realize they’re very excited for when it eventually ends. To try to get their minds off it and have a little fun, they play some great tunes and talk to a couple of community members over the phone. More Posts for Show: Music …

Farmer Dave Apologizes

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Farmer Dave starts off the show by issuing an apology for a potentially offensive song last week. So this week, the gang pushes the bar even further. Tune in next week to see if anyone gets fired. And we play some listener requests along the way as well. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Some New, Some Old

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Kia brings in some new music to the show, but Jack wants to keep some of the old favorites in constant rotation. So today’s show is a mix of new and old music. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Paying Tribute to Cats…and Donkeys

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We usually play a lot of songs about dogs and the joy of owning dogs. So on this show we try to throw some love to cats; and for some reason we have a song about donkeys. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Celebrating Vermont Farming and Communities

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This past week would have been the annual Farm Show, the yearly celebration of agriculture was canceled this year due to the pandemic. So we reminisce on our favorite Farm Show memories and pay homage to Vermont’s rich farming heritage. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

A Tribute to All Things Winter

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Brent, Jack, and Farmer Dave talk about retired Norwich University Hockey Coach Mike McShane’s newest award he’s won for his outstanding performance over his 20+ seasons at Norwich. They also salute the ice fishers and talk to Wade Pierson of Northeast Slopes on their season so far for the local ski area. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To …

Music For Skiing

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We play a couple songs for the skiers coming up to Vermont for the MLK holiday weekend. Wade Pierson from Northeast Slopes calls in to give an update on how things are looking at the small ski mountain in East Corinth. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Back to the Music

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After last week’s show was stuffed with your phone calls of overwhelming support for the program, we decided to keep the show going in Ken’s absence. General Manager Steve Cormier calls in to share the great news. And we had no time to play music due to all of your calls last week, so we’re going to make it up …

Update on Ken and An Announcement

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Ken’s daughter Ashley joins WDEV General Manager Steve Cormier to give everyone an update on how Ken’s recovery is going and they share an announcement on the future of the show. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Christmas Leftovers

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Jack, Brent, and Farmer Dave take your requests for some of the songs we didn’t get to last week during the Christmas Craptacular. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Christmas Crap-tacular

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Kia puts together a Christmas themed playlist for this special episode of Music to go to the Dump By. Happy holidays to everyone out there in WDEV land. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Getting Closer and Closer to Christmas

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Jack, Brent, and Farmer Dave are doing something different for Music to go to the Dump By: playing holiday music BEFORE the holiday instead of after. Stay tuned next week for an even bigger Christmas show. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Cards for Ken

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Steve Cormier, General Manager of the Radio Vermont Group, joins Kia and Jack on the show to give the latest update on how Ken is doing as he recovers from COVID-19. We are asking anyone who wishes to send along their thoughts to Ken to send a card. Our address is 9 Stowe St. Waterbury, Vermont 05676. Thank you to …

Happy Day After the Day After Thanksgiving

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Quick update on Ken: he’s recovering from COVID-19 well and has left the hospital. He is now regaining his strength at a rehab facility. We wish him a speedy recovery and hope he’s back on the show soon. Brent, Jack, and Farmer Dave talk about their Thanksgiving and what the community is doing during a particularly rough holiday season. More …

Deer Camp Week Two

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Quick update on Ken’s health: he wasn’t getting enough treatment at home so he has been taken to the hospital. He’s doing fine and as of right now is expected to recover and we’ll release more information as it comes in. Jack, Kia, and Farmer Dave are filling in on the show and keeping the Deer Camp theme going for …

First Day of Deer Season

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While Ken is staying home due to his recent diagnosis of Covid (he’s feeling really good right now by the way), Jack, Brent, and Farmer Dave are holding down the fort at WDEV in his absence. The gang observes the beginning of deer hunting season and wishes all the hunters out there good luck. More Posts for Show: Music To …

Farmer Dave Wants A New Job

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Farmer Dave joins the show after his big loss in the campaign for governor to incumbent Phil Scott. Instead, Farmer Dave proposes a new job for himself in the state government, Commissioner of Common Sense. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

A New Song from Rick Norcross

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Ken invites Rick Norcross on the show to preview his new song, “My Kissing Days are Over.” Kia comes in to remind the dumpsters to set their clocks back an hour. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Jon Gailmor Writes WDEV Hold Music

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Ken shows off our shiny new song written by Jon Gailmor specifically for WDEV, or at least for our phone system. We listen to the catchy tune in it’s entirety. Want to hear it again? You’ll have to call. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

A Touching Tale of Grizzlies

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Brent shares a great story of the Fab Five, a 24 year-old female Grizzly Bear at Yellowstone National Park with four cubs that have touched the world. Kia calls in to chat with the gang and Ken addresses the recent story of the president contracting COVID and entering the hospital. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump …

A Nice Cup of Dex’s Coffee and Some Relevant Music

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Dex made some coffee at 1 am and Kia pours Ken a nice cup of the black sludge for him to start his morning. The gang talks about upcoming events at Thunder Road, namely the Relay for Life and next weekend’s Milk Bowl. And Ken reads a poem sent in by a listener. More Posts for Show: Music To Go …

Thunder Road Championship Recap

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Ken recaps the championship race at Thunder Road that took place this past week. Steve Cormier and Farmer Dave stop by and Tom Beardsley calls in from West Springfield, Massachusetts. Apparently no one told him there is no Big E this year and he’s alone down there. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Web Worms

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Kia had noticed a lot of webs on the trees and had asked people on the trading post if they’re seeing tent caterpillars around their house. A listener named Skip calls in to clarify they’re not tent caterpillars, they’re in fact web worms. The gang contemplates if there are too many and how to get rid of them. More Posts …

7 Things to Do This Labor Day Weekend

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Ken thought he would theme the show after the long weekend and bring in “7 Things to Do This Labor Day Weekend.” But he forgot page two of his notes, which actually has the things to do! So we solicit your ideas on what you’re doing on your long weekend off. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The …

Farmer Dave Campaign Update

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Farmer Dave stops by and gives us an update on how his campaign for governor of Vermont as the Undecided Cow Party candidate. And as always we have a great selection of music to brighten your mood. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Ken Has Beef

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Ken is upset. Ken has beef with both the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, and just has to vent about it. Now Brent and Jack offer some advice, that Ken could just change the channel, but Ken insists on watching and disliking what he sees.

Your Local Source for Info and Entertainment

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Ken, Kia, and Jack help a listener sell their croquet set, preview the night’s Red Sox game, debut a new song from Mylo Hatzenbuhler, share helpful hints for the home, and read poetry. It’s a jam-packed show of useful info and great music. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Remembering Bob Bahre and Mylo Hatzenbuhler

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We pay tribute to racing legend Bob Bahre, who saved Oxford Plains speedway from demolition in 1964 and built New Hampshire Motor Speedway in 1990. Mylo Hatzenbuhler calls in for another guest appearance to talk about North Dakota and new music. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Happy 89th Birthday WDEV!

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WDEV first went on the air July 15th, 1931. This past week, we celebrated our 89th birthday. So this week on the show, we have a special “celebration” of our own. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

An Interview with Mylo Hatzenbuehler

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The gang gets a call from the great Mylo “the Silo” Hatzenbuehler, author of such hits as “In the Coop.” Mylo hails from North Dakota, where locally he is known as “The King of Rock and Roll…of North Dakota.” More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Ken is Out of the Coop

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Ken was finally let out of his remote broadcast location inside his chicken coop in Stowe. But we still check in on the chickens and celebrate them with a song. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Bears?

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Ken kicks off the show stating there is a need for more animal representation on the program, so he reads a poem and plays a lovely song about bears. Getaway announce Greg Hooker and a young Stowe reporter give their bear descriptions. Stay tuned for more animal related programming. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Happy Green Up Day!

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The gang celebrates Vermont’s annual Green Up Day with a nice tune. Kia calls in to join the show. And Ken salutes cats and cat lovers. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Happy Memorial Day!

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Ken and the gang wishes everyone a happy Memorial Day and remember the brave men and women who served our country. The way they salute these service men and women is with a selection of great musical hits. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

“My Kissing Days Are Over”

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Ken starts the show with a poem from Rick Norcross titled “My Kissing Days Are Over.” Jack gives the results of this year’s Joe’s Pond Ice Out contest. Brent talks about the gym remodel at Lamoille Union High School. Wade Peirson calls in and says Northeast Slopes was just two inches of snow shy of opening in May and the …

Poetry and Mother’s Day

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Ken kicks off the show with a new poem and the gang gets ready for Mother’s Day. Ken tips his hat to L.L. Bean who have switched from manufacturing clothes and gear to medical supplies. Farmer Dave stops by to give a shoutout to Sweden. More Posts for Show: Vermont Viewpoint

A Belated Earth Day and Remembering Jerry Reed

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Ken does some light housekeeping announcements to apologize for missing Earth Day last week with a song and announce he has music for the dog. Ken, Jack, and Brent remember music legend and actor Jerry Reed with a classic song. Farmer Dave comes back after a long hiatus spreading manure. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump …

Singing Praises

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Ken kicks off the show with a sweet poem from a listener thanking the gang for brightening the spirits of everyone stuck at home. Ken thanks his lovely staff at WDEV for keeping the high caliber programming going. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Happy Birthday Ken!

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Ken has some technical difficulties joining the show from his chicken coop in Stowe. Ken laments the neverending coverage of the pandemic and he thinks we all need a distraction from that and focus on our good times and communities. Several kind listeners call to wish Ken a happy belated birthday. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The …

Social Distancing but Still Helping Out

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Ken calls in to maintain social distance and the thing at the top of his mind is “where is the vacuum.” Ken reads a nice poem about these confusing times we’re in and highlights a wonderful group around town making masks and shields for medical professionals and Whitney of Makersphere calls in to tell us more about it. More Posts …

We are Vermont Strong

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Ken and Brent try to keep the spirits up in these trying times by reminding us how strong our Vermont communities are. Wade Pierson calls in to reflect on the short but fun ski season and shout out our wonderful communities around the state helping their neighbors. A rare occasion, Tom Beardsley calls in from Newport. The Magical Marvelous Musical …

Everything’s Canceled…Except the Dump Show

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While we lament the cancellations of many sports seasons and events, the show must go on. Brent and Ken look back on the long tradition of local sports. Kate from Stowe Kitchen Bath and Linen calls in with Lee Kittel to talk about what they’re doing this weekend to keep the spirits up. Wade Pierson of Northeast Slopes calls in …

The Dump Show’s Original Theme Song

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Ken remembers the original theme to the show used way back in the 60s. The gang looks forward to the Norwich championship hockey game. We celebrate the maple sugaring season. Wade calls in for his weekly check in from East Corinth and Northeast Slopes. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

High School Basketball, Town Meeting, and Maple Season

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Brent updates Ken on the latest goings on in local high school basketball. Ken laments at the advent of union school districts and its effect on Town Meeting Day. The crew celebrates maple sugar season. Wade Peirson checks in from Northeast Slopes in East Corinth. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

Vermont Sports and the Daytona 500

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Ken, Brent, and Jack discuss the previous night’s Williamstown vs. Lamoille and Peoples vs. Hazen High School Basketball games. Then the gang talks about the next day’s Stowe Derby and previews Saturday night’s Norwich hockey game. Wade Peirson calls in to talk about the great weeks he’s been having at Northeast Slopes. The Marvelous Magical Mystery Lady calls in to …

Weekend Sports Roundup

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Kia and Ken kick off the show talking about the record cold weekend and the Norwich University Men’s Hockey Team’s incredible season record. Then the two and Jack talk about dogs and sobriety. For some reason, the gang addresses Valentine’s Day a day late. Wade Pierson calls in to give an update on what’s happening at Northeast Slopes. Farmer Dave …

Snow Storm, Remembering Orson Bean, and Ski Season

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Ken, Kia, and Jack talk about the big snow storm that pounded Vermont the previous day. The gang remembers the life of Orson Bean, a Vermont-born actor. Ken gives us some news of the University of Vermont ski teams’ recent races and the history of the Stowe Derby. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The Dump By

New Year, Same Dump Show

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Ken is out of town for the NASCAR Hall of Fame Awards, leaving Jack, Brent, and Farmer Dave in charge. The guys talk New Year’s Resolutions, Washington Politics, Farming, and Dogs. Wade Peirson calls in to talk the latest updates at Northeast Slopes. Then Farmer Dave’s sister Holly comes by to talk about the big game. More Posts for Show: …

Northeast Slopes and Farmer Dave for Governor

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Ken covers how the Brownsville General Store was honored by Gov. Scott after being reopened by the town population. Wade Pierson of Northeast Slopes calls in to talk about what’s going on at the small non-profit ski hill. Kia gives the results of the Cribbage Tournament at the Canadian Club last week. Farmer Dave stops by and hears the new …

Halloween, “Exotic Dancers,” Deer Season, and the World Series

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We celebrate Halloween with a song, even if we are a few days late. Somehow, the conversation transitions to “exotic dancers.” A caller from Randolph previews deer season with some tips. Farmer Dave comes by to talk about current events and the Rusty Dewees show. Then we recap the World Series. More Posts for Show: Music To Go To The …