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Kent Hopper is a Broadcast Personality who has been serving the Central Valley for 48 years. A graduate of the Don Martin School of Radio and Television Arts and Science in Los Angeles, he began his career in 1970 at Hanford’s KNGS, AM 620. Although he started off as the late night show host, it didn’t take long for the powers that be to recognize that they had something special in Hopper, and in 1972 he made his debut as Hopper in the Morning on that same station. Regarding his new venture, Hopper will bring his many years of experience, his professionalism and community connections, and his wit and sense of humor so that listeners get the same great experience as always. With his son, Kyle, serving as the podcast's engineer, listeners know to always expect a quality production. Hopper says, “I hope people will listen and support the podcast, and know that Hopper is back and is here for you, Tulare County!”

Kent Hopper is a Broadcast Personality who has been serving the Central Valley for 48 years. A graduate of the Don Martin School of Radio and Television Arts and Science in Los Angeles, he began his career in 1970 at Hanford’s KNGS, AM 620. Although he started off as the late night show host, it didn’t take long for the powers that be to recognize that they had something special in Hopper, and in 1972 he made his debut as Hopper in the Morning on that same station. Regarding his new venture, Hopper will bring his many years of experience, his professionalism and community connections, and his wit and sense of humor so that listeners get the same great experience as always. With his son, Kyle, serving as the podcast's engineer, listeners know to always expect a quality production. Hopper says, “I hope people will listen and support the podcast, and know that Hopper is back and is here for you, Tulare County!”
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Kent Hopper is a Broadcast Personality who has been serving the Central Valley for 48 years. A graduate of the Don Martin School of Radio and Television Arts and Science in Los Angeles, he began his career in 1970 at Hanford’s KNGS, AM 620. Although he started off as the late night show host, it didn’t take long for the powers that be to recognize that they had something special in Hopper, and in 1972 he made his debut as Hopper in the Morning on that same station. Regarding his new venture, Hopper will bring his many years of experience, his professionalism and community connections, and his wit and sense of humor so that listeners get the same great experience as always. With his son, Kyle, serving as the podcast's engineer, listeners know to always expect a quality production. Hopper says, “I hope people will listen and support the podcast, and know that Hopper is back and is here for you, Tulare County!”

Twitter:

@talk2hop

Language:

English

Contact:

5594629735


Episodes

Episode 83 - 1-14-19 - Donnette Silva-Carter - Tulare Chamber Of Commerce CEO

1/14/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture with California Ag Today, and a chat with Donnette Silva-Carter, Tulare Chamber of Commerce CEO. She talks about activities going on as well as the winners of this years Chamber awards.

Duration:00:20:15

Episode 82 - 1-11-19 - Friday Fun Day With Hopper And Kathy

1/11/2019
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It's Friday Fun Day with Hopper and Kathy!

Duration:00:16:38

Episode 81 - 1-10-19 - John Michael Williams - Local Substitute Teacher

1/10/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with local substitute teacher, John Michael Williams. He wants a university built here by 2030. He talks about how that might happen.

Duration:00:28:12

Episode 80 - 1-9-19 - Holly Blaire - Lemoore City Councilmember

1/9/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with Lemoore City Councilmember, Holly Blaire. She tells us why she believes much of the local government is corrupt.

Duration:00:34:17

Episode 79 - 1-8-19 - Jose Sigala - Mayor of Tulare

1/8/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with Tulare Mayor Jose Sigala. He talks about what's going on financially in Tulare, an update on the hospital, the chief of police and more.

Duration:00:24:17

Episode 78 - 1-7-19 - Brian Keeley - Brian Keeley's American Floors

1/7/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with Brian Keeley, owner of Brian Keeley's American Floors in Visalia. He talks more about how he got into the flooring business, the difference between laminate and wood floors, new flooring types that are coming into play, as well as carpet making a comeback.

Duration:00:23:53

Episode 77 - 1-4-19 - DJ Davis - Local Musician And Porterville Resident

1/4/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with local musician and Porterville resident, DJ Davis. He talks about his Dad Brad and family, plus a musical performance.

Duration:00:21:01

Episode 76 - 1-3-19 - Jeff Fabry - Paralympic Champion In Archery

1/3/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture with California Ag Today, and a chat with Jeff Fabry, Paralympic champion in archery. He has bronze medals as well as a gold medal. He talks about the accident that threw him into competition in the Paralympics.

Duration:00:31:46

Episode 75 - 1-2-19 - Kent And Kathy Hopper Review 2018

1/2/2019
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture with California Ag Today, and a chat with Kathy Hopper as we recap 2018, and talk about what's to come in the new year.

Duration:00:45:52

Episode 74 - 12-31-18 - Raymond Macareno - College of the Sequoias Board Member

12/31/2018
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Agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with newly elected College of the Sequoias Board Member, Raymond Macareno. He may be new to this particular board, but he is not new to public service.

Duration:00:13:41

Episode 73 - 12-28-18 - Nick Vargas - The Source LGBT Center In Visalia

12/28/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with Nick Vargas at The Source LGBT Center in Visalia, as he tells us about their upcoming events in the new year.

Duration:00:24:05

Episode 72 - 12-27-18 - Devon Mathis - District 26 Assemblyman

12/27/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture with California Ag Today, and find out the latest on what's happening up in Sacramento with District 26 Assemblyman, Devon Mathis.

Duration:00:29:17

Episode 71 - Ashley Anderson - Burton Unified School District

12/21/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture with California Ag Today, and a chat with Ashley Anderson, Teacher for the Burton Unified School District in Porterville. She tells us more about what it's like to be a special ed teacher, and the toughest aspects of that job.

Duration:00:23:18

Episode 70 - 12-20-18 - Austin Slater And Jonathan Ogan - The Putnam Beat Podcast

12/20/2018
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In today's special episode of the Hopper in the Morning Show, Austin Slater and Jonathan Ogan of The Putnam Beat podcast join us live in studio! We talk more about their show, the differences between our programs, how podcasts are the wave of the future, as well as a musical performance by Austin.

Duration:01:03:57

Episode 69 - 12-19-18 - Bill Zigler - Lindsay City Manager

12/19/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and find out the latest on what's happening in the city of Lindsay with city manager, Bill Zigler.

Duration:00:21:36

Episode 68 - 12-18-18 - Scott James - Great Dane Bail Bonds

12/18/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with Scott James of Great Dane Bail Bonds in Visalia. He tells us about his efforts to overturn the bill recently passed in California known as SB10, which will radically change how arrested persons are handled pending trial by putting an end to cash bail.

Duration:00:25:56

Episode 67 - 12-17-18 - Russell Buck Fletcher - Aaron And Gold Bookkeeping And Business Solutions

12/17/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture with California Ag Today, and a chat with Russell Buck Fletcher of Aaron and Gold Bookkeeping and Business Solutions in Porterville. He tells us more about his business and the services that they offer, as well as the importance of keeping our minds and eyes on the road during the holidays.

Duration:00:30:40

Episode 66 - 12-14-18 - Martha Flores - Mayor Of Porterville

12/14/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with the newly appointed mayor of Porterville, Martha Flores. She talks with us about the top issues she would like to tackle as mayor, new developments currently in the works, an update on the casino's move down to the city, as well as an update on the Green Power Motor Company.

Duration:00:31:15

Episode 65 - 12-13-18 - Ador Cardenas - Eagle Mountain Casino

12/13/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and find out more about current events and promotions happening up at Eagle Mountain Casino in our chat with Ador Cardenas.

Duration:00:32:48

Episode 64 - 12-12-18 - Nick Vargas - The Source LGBT Center In Visalia

12/12/2018
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A look at what's happening in the south valley, agriculture news with California Ag Today, and a chat with Nick Vargas at The Source LGBT Center in Visalia.He talks about the award they were recently given by the Tulare-Kings Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, what their organization does for the LGBT people of Tulare and Kings Counties, the recent Visalia "Over the Edge" event, as well as other upcoming events.

Duration:00:30:34