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Silence is golden. Words are vibrations. Thoughts are magic. Welcome to Night Vale.
— Cecil

"The Lights in Radon Canyon" is the 8th episode of Welcome to Night Vale. It was released on October 1, 2012.


Mysterious lights and sounds are coming from Radon Canyon. Plus, tips on how to win the town lottery, our newest (incorporeal) School Board member, and the abandoned mineshaft finally gets HBO!

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We are living in an immaterial world, a ghost world, and I am an immaterial girl - a ghost.
— Proverb


  • The part about the lottery was inspired by Shirley Jackson's short story The Lottery is which the person winning the lottery gets stoned to death. [1]


  1. Good Morning Night Vale episode 8, Good Morning The Lights in Radon Canyon