What's Happening @ KVMR

  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 5:08pm

    To hydrogeologist Steve Baker, this is a pretty important week for an award-winning water guy like him.

    That's because the Nevada Irrigation District is holding a Water Summit from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Don Baggett Theater, Nevada Union High School, Grass Valley.

  • Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 10:51am

    A four-part film documentary on labor and activism will feature the late Nevada City folksinger/storyteller U. Utah Phillips as narrator, using excerpts from his national radio series, "Loafer's Glory."

  • Friday, July 11, 2014 - 3:14pm

    These are exciting times at KVMR, with our new building at the corner of Bridge and Spring streets scheduled for completion late this summer.

  • Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 12:16pm

    KVMR 89.5 FM broadcaster Kim Rogers notoriously makes a big deal out of her birthday each year.

    So this year she's volunteered to make a big deal out of the Nevada City radio station's 36th birthday, too..

  • Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 2:23pm

    It may be 115 miles from KVMR 89.5 FM's Nevada City studios to the Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds in Quincy, but that isn't about to deter the eclectic radio station from broadcasting two nights of this week's High Sierra Music Festival.

  • Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 1:12pm

    Mary Ross, with a mouthful of a job title as Chief Fiscal & Administrative Officer for Nevada County’s Information & General Services Department and County Purchasing Agent, was looking for a way to get more involved in the community outside of government itself.

  • Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 11:13am

    Just about 20 years ago,  Glenn Far happened to spot a listing looking for a volunteer receptionist in The Union newspaper.

    Turned out it was at KVMR 89.5 FM, a non-commercial radio station in Nevada City.

  • Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 3:42pm

    With the addition of a pair of California music festival gems, KVMR 89.5 FM's summer live remote broadcast schedule is once again bursting at the seams...and then some.

  • Eric Rice at Father's Day Bluegrass Fest
    Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 10:48pm

    With the addition of a pair of absolute California music festival gems, KVMR's summer live remote broadcast schedule is once again bursting at the seams...and then some.

  • Monday, June 9, 2014 - 9:58am

    Canada’s indie folk project, Timber Timbre, has always possessed a cinematic quality.  Filled with a creeping moodiness, at times foreboding, there is usually a moment of calm to tell you, “It’s only a dream. Maybe.” With “Hot Dreams” the band dive deeper into the surreal.