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"The Morning Show"

"The wisdom to know...
and the courage to defend the public's interest."

         -- "Unknown

"The Morning Show" is a collection of news, human interest stories, guest appearances on topics of general interest, along with news, music, weather, sports and politics.  "The Morning Show" is timely, never dull, and sometimes controversial.... but always entertaining. The show is open for listeners to call in with questions, ideas and comments at: Studio Line:  (575) 258-1386

"Harvey T." Twite  -  Host - "The Morning Show"
KEDU Director of Programming & Operations - Media Consultant    DJ Services    Beep-Beep     Ruidoso Wedding Services

"Harvey T." is the anchor for the morning line-up at KEDU Radio.
Harvey is a 30-year plus veteran of morning radio shows from around the country. He is not the average "Morning Guy". Not only is Harvey the Program Director and Chief Operator, but at one time or another, he has been the program director of every commercial radio station in Ruidoso since moving to Lincoln County in 1999. Harvey helped start the KEDU project in early 2001, taking on the project on a full-time basis in February 2003, and placing the station on-the-air, officially, on October 31, 2003. The first program aired was the original 1947 radio broadcast of  "The War of the Worlds."

For over three decades, Harv has been involved with local and group broadcasting companies in the United States. During that time, Harvey has been recognized for his care and contributions to the communities he has lived in, as well as recognition from his peers in the broadcasting industry. Over the years, Harvey has been the recipient of many broadcasting and community service awards. Most recently,

Harvey has been recognized many times by his peers and received many awards in his years in New Mexico:

New Mexico Broadcasters Association 2001 "DJ/Radio Air Personality of the Year "
New Mexico Broadcasters Association 2002  "DJ/Radio Air Personality of the Year "
New Mexico Broadcasters Association 2001 "Best Website" for www.w105country.com
2001 "Quality of Life Award - Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce
2004 Camp Sierra Blanca Appreciation Award
2004 Lincoln County Humane Society Appreciation Award
2004 U.S. Forest Service "Peppin Fire" PSA Appreciation Award
2005 Childhood Hero Award - Partners in Early Childhood

Your calls and emails are always welcome. To contact Harvey: Email:
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KEDU Office  (575) 258-1386
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042417  Guest: Pam Tomey, High Mountain Youth Project "Bed Race"    Hear It

Much has happened since the summer of 2014 when the Ruidoso News published a letter to the editor and reported on the plight of homeless students in Lincoln County. The High Mountain Youth Project of Lincoln County, New Mexico, formerly the Homeless Students Task Force, has incorporated and is now a tax exempt organization under…Website

Bed Race Info: Click Here


042417  Guest: Anne Wilson & Pastor Chabless "COPE Dance for a Cause" Winners   Hear It

COPE Dancing for the Cause
was Saturday, April 22nd at the Alto Country Club. Many folks came out to support COPE of Lincoln County,  and enjoyed a fun evening featuring local talent from around the  Ruidoso area. All funds will support the domestic violence programs and services COPE provides to Lincoln County.

Local stars danced for the cause and were voted on to  win a coveted trophy! All funds will support the domestic violence programs and services COPE provides to Lincoln County.   More





041217  Guest: Kari Dawn Kolander: "Easter at the Ruidoso Public Library"  Hear It

Children's Department Hours:
Monday - Thursday 9am - 5:30pm, Friday 9am - 3:30pm
Saturday 10am - 1:30pm - Closed Sunday

Website    Library Calendar

040417  Guest: Kathy Kolt, Journalist - Artesia Daily News    Hear It    Website
Topic: "The Wild Horses of Alto"
Kathy Kolt is a New Mexico journalist that writes for the Artesia Daily News.  She covered the wild horse sage extensively. Kathy shares her candid views with "Harvey T/" on "The Morning Show."
" I have heard no one in Ruidoso complain about the horses. I have been stopped by folks saying how much they love the horses and they want them wild. The court case can’t come soon enough."  Kathy Kolt  


032717   Guest: NM Senator Liz Stefanics (D-NM39)   Website    Hear It

■ Santa Fe County Commissioner, 2009–2016
■ NM State Senator District 39, 1993–1996
■ NM Human Services Department, 2003–2005
■ State of NM Risk Management, 2006–2007
■ NM Health Policy Commission, 2007–2009
■ Robert Wood Johnson Fellow, Center for Health Policy UNM, 2009–current
■ National Government Relations, American Cancer Society, 2001–2003
■ PH.D. - University of Minnesota
■ MS - University of Wisconsin, Madison
■ BS - Eastern Kentucky University

More      Hear the Interview

031717  Guest: Paul Gessing, President - Rio Grande Foundation     Hear It
Topics: The New Mexico Legislature's 60 Day Session,
PNM's plan to stop coal generating in New Mexico, Bills, Vetoes,
Budgets, teachers, Oil & Gas...and a lot more!

Paul Gessing became the first full-time President of the Rio Grande Foundation in March of 2006. Since joining the Foundation, Gessing has been a prominent voice for limited government and individual liberties in policy areas including: Constitutional liberties, taxes, health care, education, and transportation.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Gessing headed up the lobbying efforts of the National Taxpayers Union (NTU) a respected taxpayer-advocacy organization in Washington, DC.
He has published articles in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, US News & World Reports, The Albuquerque Journal, Barron’s and several other major publications. He writes for and appears regularly in media outlets around New Mexico. Paul has also testified in Congress and before a variety of state and local bodies.
Paul graduated from Bowling Green State University in Ohio with a degree in Political Science in 1997 and he received his Masters in Business Administration from the University of Maryland in 2005. Despite not growing up in Albuquerque himself, his mother is a 1963 graduate of St. Pius and Paul has family in the Albuquerque area dating back to World War II.  Website    About Paul


030117  Guest: Dick Cooke, Ruidoso Village Forrestor - WUI Workshop   Hear It
Proper property preparation can make the difference between a saved home or a pile of embers during a wildfire. All flammable material around your house should be removed. This includes removal of dead branches, fallen leaves and cutting long grass. Currently, there are funding opportunities through the Cost Share Program.

Fax: 575-257-2980 - DickCooke@ruidoso-nm.go

030117  Guest:  Dr. Geoege Bickert, Ruidoso School Supt. - School Update   Hear It  

030117  Guest: Kari Dawn Kolander, Ruidoso Public Library - Update   Hear It

022817  Guest:

022117  Topic: Commentary on why we did not air a discussion of the      Hear It
                Wild Horses of Alto issue.  Harv Twite - Commentary 

022117 Guest: Marty Millar - Kawliga's - Ruidoso , "The Galleria"     Hear It
"A vibrant new Galleria and marketplace showcasing quality dealers and artisans,
set in a beautiful building in Ruidoso."

Marty Millar (575) 808-55385 or call
The Galleria at Kawliga's,  257-3540.

2637 Sudderth Drive - Ruidoso, NM

022117  Guest: Mary Maxon "Red Hot Patriot,  The Kick-A$$ Wit of Molly Ivins"  Hear It

0216177   Lou Ann Ellison - Ruidoso HS Choir Fundraiser    More Info      Hear It
Ruidoso High School Choir Fun and Fund Raiser at Sacred Grounds
Name: Ruidoso High School Choir Fun and Fund Raiser at Sacred Grounds
Date: February 24, 2017, Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM MST
Event Description:
Fun and Fund Raiser with and for the Ruidoso High School Choir who need some travel money to attend a choir competition. C'mon folks, chip in and support our young singers. There might be a future star in this group of youngsters. More and more accurate details will be posted in Sacred Grounds when available.

Sacred Grounds Coffee and Tea House
2704 Sudderth Dr.
Date/Time Information: Friday, February 24th at 6PM
Contact Information:
Sacred Grounds 575-257-2273

021317  Guests:  Judy Mancillas - The Ultimate Gift of Life, and Margi Bouldin  Hear It
The Ultimate Gift of Life Foundation exists to encourage this vitally important action: taking the personal step to become an organ donor.

The Ultimate Gift of Life Foundation is committed to educating the public and expanding the organ donor base across New Mexico and Texas.   More

021717  Guest: Paul Gessing, President of the Rio Grande Foundation  Hear It

Paul Gessing, President - Rio Grande Foundation   Hear It
Topics: New Mexico Update Website
The Rio Grande Foundation is a research institute dedicated to increasing liberty and prosperity for all of New Mexico's citizens.
We do this by informing New Mexicans of the importance of
individual freedom, limited government, and economic opportunity.

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