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KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....

KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....

By Tim Hunter
As the Morning Mouth of KRKO radio in Everett, Washington, Tim Hunter gets to play Everett's Greatest Hits and talk with some pretty interesting people. Listen to the music online, at krko.com. These are the conversations Tim had with the famous and interesting, which are not always a combo.
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KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Vic Mills
KRKO's Morning Mouth reaches out to a friend who happens to be a veteran, local author Vic MIlls, to wish him a happy Veterans' Day.
01:54
November 11, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With......Keith Stocker of Stocker Farms
Keith tells us about what the farm is doing this Halloween season. Sorry, already sold out!
04:41
October 14, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Norm Mah from the Boeing Future of Flight Museum
Norm lets us know the museum is re-opening tomorrow with restrictions and limitations, but hey, it's OPEN!
02:33
October 7, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With......Sian, from Ginger's Pet Rescue
Sian (pronounced 'Shawn') uses her wonderful accent to tell us about an amazing dog rescue effort that was born here in the northwest.
03:02
October 5, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....John Pedigo of Pedigo Piano
John is wrapping up a lifetime here in Everett. He talks about the city when he was growing up and the massive inventory clearance event he has going on at his store right now, through the end of the year. Pedigo Piano has been in Everett for 66 years!
05:01
September 29, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Tracy Hill, from "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer"
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so you'll be seeing lots of pink on I-5 on October 17th. Why?  Tracy Hill explains. If you'd like to join in, visit www.makingstrideswalk.org/EverettWA
02:59
September 29, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Mandy Lincoln from the Seattle Mariners
KRKO's Morning Mouth chats with Mandy Lincoln from the Mariners about the M's "Seat Fleet!"
02:45
July 20, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Stan Orchard
Tim chats with his long-time radio buddy, Stan Orchard, who attended the Seattle Pop Music Festival in the Summer of '69, in Woodinville, Washington. It was basically the rehearsal for Woodstock, right here in the Pacific Northwest.
05:00
July 14, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Shelby Krogh from the City of Bothell About Their 4th of July Porch Parade
With their big Freedom Festival Parade canceled due to COVID, Bothell is trying something different this year.
03:27
July 1, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring
The honorable Jon Nehring tells us about the Marysville 4th of July celebration, with one of the few fireworks demonstrations in the area.
02:49
July 1, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Pedro Bartes
KRKO's Morning Mouth catches up with his long-time radio brother and new American citizen, Pedro Bartes.
02:36
June 17, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Diane Kamionka from the NW Innovation Resource Center
Got a great idea? It could be worth up to $5,000. Get details in this podcast, or visit everettpost.com to connect and suggest your idea!
02:48
June 17, 2020
KRKO'S TIM HUNTER TALKS WITH.....KRKO'S TOM LAFFERTY
KRKO's Morning Mouth chats with Tom after his election to the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame.
03:01
June 10, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With......Scott Burns
Tim & Scott reminisce about northwest broadcasting legend,  Charlie Brown, who passed away this week. 
06:36
May 13, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Frank King, the Mental Health Comedian
You think 2020 has been a wild ride for you? You won't believe what happened to funny guy Frank King.  Find him at thementalhealthcomedian.com
05:27
May 13, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With......QFC Spokesperson Tiffany Sanders
Imagine switching jobs, becoming the spokesperson for a grocery store and a pandemic breaks out. KRKO's Morning Mouth Tim Hunter talks with Tiffany Sanders, who gives us tips on modern-day grocery shopping and something new coming to QFC.
05:51
April 15, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With......Leigh Henderson from Alexa's Cafe & Catering
Tim checks in with his friend who is dealing with a triple dose of the coronavirus' impact. She owns and AirBnB, a restaurant and a catering company. You're going to love her attitude.
05:20
March 14, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Ventriloquist Mark Merchant
So, if your job required you to fly over to the middle of Coronavirus Country, would you go?  Mark is over by Viet Nam on a cruise ship that holds 800 people, but has only 130 or so passengers. And we chatted with him!
03:30
February 20, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Kelly Snyder, Snohomish County's new Director of Public Works
Was so excited to see that a friend of mine nabbed the job! Just had to welcome her.
03:11
January 28, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With......Jim McCarty, the original drummer of The Yardbirds
Jim and Tim ignore their cold symptoms and talk about the Yardbirds upcoming show at the Historic Everett Theater. Tickets still available, last I heard.  https://www.yourhistoriceveretttheatre.org/box-office/ticket-window/the-yardbirds-with-arny-bailey-s-fm69-feat-doug-heath-of-paul-revere-and-the-raiders 
03:51
January 28, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Bonnie Johnson from EverettPost.com
Bonnie fills us in on that patriotic demonstration that broke out on the streets of Everett this week, in honor of long-time downtown fixture, "Sam."
03:10
January 22, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Cheri Russum from Providence Hospital, Everett
The morning after that novel coronavirus was detected in Everett--its first appearance in the U.S.---Cheri Russum from Providence Hospital got on the phone to give us a status report.
02:57
January 22, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Kathleen Baxter from the Everett Public Works Department
We're under snow attack and Kathleen lets us know what the city is doing about that white stuff piling up and invites you to follow along with their progress!
03:24
January 15, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Jim Jamison from Foggy Noggin' Brewing
Tim chats with the creator of the 12th Man Skittles IPA, which quickly became their go-to beer with the return of Marshawn Lynch to the Seattle Seahawks!  Go Hawks!
02:49
January 8, 2020
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Steve Pool
KRKO's Morning Mouth Tim Hunter has a long-standing friendship with channel 4 weather guy Steve Pool, who is hanging up his barometer this week. You may have heard the clips on KRKO, but here's the full conversation Tim & Steve enjoyed.
13:10
November 27, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Ken Levine
KRKO's Morning Mouth chats with Emmy-winning writer Ken Levine, who also spent five years in the Mariners Broadcast booth. Great guy with a lot of stories to tell!
10:08
November 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Roy Firestone
Roy is bringing his one-man show to Everett and Tim Hunter connected with him about all kinds of topics, from what he wore for Halloween to Paul McCartney asking him to "make him cry."
18:52
November 7, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....newly-elected Snohomish County Sheriff Adam Fortney
Tim chats with the new sheriff-to-be.
02:09
November 7, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Deanna Robinson
Deanna and her husband own and operate Thornewood Castle down in Lakewood, WA.   Years ago, I spent the night there on Halloween to see if the rumors about it being haunted were true.
07:22
October 30, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Sam Hoats!
So, what happens when you put a sign up in your office window, asking people to send you beers?  Back in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Sam Hoats had some pretty good luck beer fishin'.
02:53
October 28, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Lester Black from the Stranger
Lester wrote a great article about something I'm pretty sure you didn't know about: Ivar Haglund and the Serial Killer!
04:20
October 25, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Shane McDaniel
This goes back to when I talked with him in January. Since then, Lake Stevens is helping prove the old theory, "No good deed goes unpunished."  For that story, see my buddy Dori Monson's update 
03:58
October 25, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Andy from Hearsefest
Yes, they actually have a Hearsefest, with over 100 hearses expected to take part. KRKO's Tim Hunter talks with one of the organizers.
02:39
September 19, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Elyse Oleksak from Bantam Bagels
I had such a good time chatting with one of the co-founders of Bantam Bagels and it was such an inspiring story, I thought you'd enjoy getting the full version of that interview.
11:39
September 13, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Bill Bernat
The comedian checks in to tell us about Compass Health’s 2019 Building Communities of Hope Gala, coming up September 28th at the Tulalip  Resort Casino.
02:33
September 10, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Paula Cassidy
Paula, owner of the Wild Salmon Seafood Market at Ballard's Fishermen's Terminal, tells us about the 31st Annual Fishermen's Fall Festival, Saturday, September 21st.  More details at http://www.fishermensfallfestival.org
02:50
September 9, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With.....Ruth Pointer of the Pointer Sisters
Tim caught up with the longtime member of the group who is now touring with her daughter and grand-daughter. 
04:57
September 5, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Carol Thomas, Cultural Arts Manager for the City of Everett
Tim talks with Carol about those typewriters that have shown up all over town.
02:33
August 1, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Del Hernandez from Frost Bakery
How did Frost Bakery in Mill Creek celebrate their 10th anniversary? By creating a 40-foot long Smoky Bacon Maple Bar.  Mouths watering in 3-2-1.....
02:43
July 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Skye Richendrfer
Tim  (whose dad was born in Scotland) chats with Skye Richendrfer, former mayor of Mount Vernon, Executive Director of the Celtic Arts Foundation and founder of the  Skagit Valley Highland Games & Celtic Festival , celebrating its 25th anniversary this weekend at Mount Vernon's Edgewater Park.
08:42
July 11, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Shawn from Thomas Family Farm
The biggest inflatable screen on the west coast is right here in Snohomish at the Thomas Family Farm and Tim just had to find out more. 
02:11
July 7, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Derrick Weicoff from 192 Brewing
Nope, not about beer.  Tim talks with them about their Goat Yoga coming up this weekend. 
02:39
July 7, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Darrell Bratt
The Blue Fox Drive-In in the Whidbey Island town of Oak Harbor has recently been named the number one Drive-In in America. Tim chats with the owner of this family operation, Darrell Bratt.
03:36
June 25, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Drug Recognition Officer, Mark Brinkman of the Lynnwood Police Department
Seriously, this is worth a listen. KRKO's Tim Hunter and Maury the Movie Guy talk about all kinds of aspects having to do with impaired driving. Some great information--totally worth the listen.
14:03
June 20, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Jasmine Diedrich
Tim chats with the Queen of Coffee in the North Sound, Jasmine Diedrich.
05:29
June 19, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Dan Lewis
The former Channel 4 news anchor plays along with Tim's Breaking News feature.
03:01
June 19, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Meredythe Glass and Chaplain Greg
Tim talks with one of the last surviving cast members of "The Wizard of Oz" and gets even more behind-the-scenes information on Meredythe from Chaplain Greg.
05:44
June 19, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Brian Bierne
You may have never heard of Brian Bierne, but the disc jockey turned promoter has some great stories to share.
05:12
June 18, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Dennis Bounds
The former KING-5 News Anchor joins Tim for an episode of "Breaking News!"
01:33
June 18, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Smokey Robinson (sort of)
Tim was determined to talk with Smokey so he rounded up some clips and created a virtual interview. Yeah, he's like that.
02:28
June 18, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...KRKO's Maury the Movie Guy
KRKO'S Morning Mouth Tim Hunter invite's our resident movie and media expert, Maury the Movie Guy, into the studio several times each week and whenever those two get together, you just never know what's going to happen. Here's a great example.
03:11
June 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Peter Rivera
KRKO's Morning Mouth chats with the drummer and the voice behind all those hits from Rare Earth, Peter Rivera!
02:49
June 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Stephanie Hilbert
KRKO's Morning Mouth Tim Hunter introduces you to one of his friends, Stephanie Hilbert, who was married to the founder of Earth Day. Yes, THE Earth Day.
01:52
June 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Mark Farner
KRKO's Morning Mouth Tim Hunter chats with Mark Farner, the voice and founding member of Grand Funk Railroad, man.
04:52
June 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With....Merrilee Rush
KRKO's Morning Mouth Tim Hunter catches up with "Angel of the Morning" singer, Merrilee Rush.
03:09
June 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Cory Lerios
KRKO's Morning Mouth Tim Hunter talks with one of the founding members of the "Yacht Rock" group of the 70s, Pablo Cruise. Yes, Pablo Cruise was a group, NOT a person.
06:20
June 15, 2019
KRKO's Tim Hunter Talks With...Tommy James
One of the first big names I got to talk with when I started at KRKO was Tommy James, of Tommy James and the Shondells fame. Great guy and a lot of fun, as you'll hear.
14:11
June 15, 2019