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Our November  2017 radio shows are now online. For links to listen to the shows plus a full list of topics an interviews, click here or click "read more" and scroll down. (Sound files may take a few moments to load).

Our interviews included Don Harrison, author of 77 Miles of Jewish Stories,  Bob Hartsfield on Rotary Club’s music competition, and Dash McTavish of Food Not Bombs on protests against El Cajon’s ban on feeding the homeless in parks. Plus we covered top issues from wildfires and power outages to a major deal to save the East County Performing Arts Center.

 The East County Magazine Show airs Mondays and Fridays from 5 to 6 p.m. on KNSJ, 89.1 FM.  Our shows rerun on Tuesdays at 9 a.m. and Saturdays at 8 a.m. Pacific Standard Time.  Read more and listen to our November shows:

Friday, November 3, 2017


Capitol report: Mueller indictments

Health: hepatitis toll

Wildfires: utility ex parte communications

Gas tax hikes

Santee theatres and mobility plan approved

Crimebeat: Chameleon bank robber busted

Bookshelf: Don Harrison, author of 77 Miles of Jewish Stories

Wine aid fundraiser for Napa fire survivors

Green Scene: Clean water rule

DUI probation grant

Sports: Aztecs v. Hawaii

Food drive for homeless

Note: All shows also include intro music, station identifications, PSA for East County Magazine nonprofit news, and closing credits.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Voter fraud

Green Scene: Climate plan

Pot ballot measure snuffed in Lemon Grove

127 cats for adoption

Flu deaths locally

Safety check

Bookshelf (repeat) Don Harrison, author of 77 Miles of Jewish Stories

Friday, November 10, 2017

Capitol Report: Democrats sweep statehouses and local races

Veterans’ sham charity shut down

Descanso power outages

Fire watch cameras provided by SDG&E

Weekend weather

Crimebeat: 2 women stabbed, arrest made

Hotel tax to help homeless

County vehicle auction

Wine Aid fundraiser

*Newsmaker interview: Bob Hartsfield, Rotary Club music competition

Destination East County: festivals and events

Sports: SDSU-SISU football

Cats for adoption

Veterans Day music: Salute to veterans by U.S. military band

Monday, November 13, 2017

Capitol report: Trump’s Putin comments draw fire

Health & Human Services nominee Azar

East County Transitional Living Center’s turkey drive

El Cajon homeless feeding ban draws protests

Crimebeat: Gas thief crashes

PNS: Scams targeting veterans increase

People Power: San Diego Food Bank turkey drive

Turkey fires

PNS: Good jobs need more than bachelors

SDG&E installs wildfire video cameras

Fall parks after dark activities

PNS: Tax plan and more

Sounds of History: childhood memories

Newsmaker: (rerun) Bob Hartsfield, Rotary Club music competition

Friday, November 17, 2017

Capitol report: Witness tampering

EBT scam alert

Cal Vet programs at risk

Hoverboard recalls

Hepatitis outbreak slows locally

Living with Lions

*Newsmaker: Dash McTavish Food Not Bombs, a leader in protest of El Cajon homeless feeding ban in parks

Fire Safety: County public service announcement

Destination East County: top festivals and events

Affordable Care Act sign up announcement

Holiday trivia

Sounds of History: Guy B. Woodward Museum

Monday, November 20, 2017 – rerun due to technical difficulties

Friday, November 24, 2017

Capitol report: Trump proposes no disaster aid to Calif. wildfire survivors

Trumps “trust Putin” comments draw criticism

Azar appointed HHs secretary

Arts and Music: East County Performing Arts Center deal with Live Nation a success

Fire weather forecast

Covert Canyon shooting range in Alpine in default

Crimebeat: Lemon Avenue School’s PTA carnival money stolen

Green Scene: turkey power – recycle grease into biofuel

Mange in wildlife tied to rodent poisons

Alert: poultry salad recalls

Destination East County: Festivals and events

County warns consumers: check your receipts

Fire grants from Grossmont Healthcare District

Hotel tax to help homeless proposed for San Diego ballot

Airport runway closure

PNS daily news: tax plan, Flynn-Mueller, Black Friday, Native American heritage and more

Desert View Tower is for sale

On the Road: Desert View Tower (rerun)

Sleigh Ride music by U.S. Air Force Band

Monday, November 27, 2017  - rerun due to Thanksgiving holiday