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What's Happening @ KVMR

  • It was a veritable poetry lovefest they had on the San Juan Ridge earlier this month featuring readings by legendary poets Gary Snyder and Will Staple.

    And there's good reason for a lovefest, since it is National Poetry Month, and the event was a benefit for not only Nevada County Arts'...

  • The radio remotes just keep on comin'.

    KVMR 89.5 FM kicked off another round of live remote broadcasts of  forums and town hall meetings with  the League of Women Voters Election Forum on the First District Congressional race. 

    Six congressional candidates squared off April 12. ...

  • Nearly 50 years ago, legendary music artist Joni Mitchell sang, "We are stardust, we are golden and we've got to get ourselves back to the garden." 

    Okay, maybe she was talking about that rock festival Woodstock, but this weekend she could have been talking about the garden show of the...

  • It wasn't an April Fools Day prank a year ago after all. 

    That's the day KVMR started its off-the-dial online streaming service at kvmrx.org -- designed to attract a new and younger demographic to the community radio station. 

    "Hey, it's sort of an April Fools joke that's just...

  • Four years ago, Cynthia Tweed was sitting in her home office, toiling away at her job selling software products and, no doubt, listening to KVMR. Working at home—every cubicle-dweller’s dream, right?

    Wrong.

    “It was making me crazy,” Tweed says. “I hated it. I needed that social...

  • The KVMR and Strawberry Music Festival communities will come together at noon Saturday, March 17 at the Miners Foundry in Nevada City to celebrate the life of Wesley Robertson.

    Robertson had hosted “Rockin-N-Stompin” from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturdays on KVMR 89.5 FM since 1990. He was an...

  • Our cherished KVMR family and friends:

    We have truly lost a one-of-a-kind, larger than life, unique KVMR character and talent. 

    Wesley Robertson died late this morning from massive injuries he incurred in a car accident last night.  Grass Valley Police say they found him at the...

  • Changes are afoot at KVMR 89.5 FM, with three broadcasters newly at the helm of two of the community radio station’s popular morning and early evening programs.

    His legion of fans were saddened when Mike Bissell, longtime host of the “Wednesday Morning Show,” decided to move on at the end...

  • Combine passion with magic, and what do you get? The story of KVMR.

    Those two words come up over and over as KVMR-FM broadcasters Diane McIntire and George Grist talk about their new project: an oral history of the community radio station, which will celebrate its 40th anniversary in July...

  • Saturday night has a brand new groove at KVMR 89.5 FM.

    “Radio Nomadica” (alternating Saturdays, 10 to midnight), with host Jeffrey Philpott, debuted January 27. After a break for the community radio station’s February membership drive, Philpott will be back on air Saturday (February 24...

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