with Derek Washington

What's Happening @ KVMR

  • Sometimes, it's the littlest details that need attention.And that's why a dedicated volunteer can truly make a big difference, especially at Nevada City community radio station KVMR 89.5 FM.For the past 15, yup, count 'em, 15 years, John Stabile has almost single-handedly put stickers with the...

  • The word "populist" is never too far from  Jim Hightower's name, and he's made a career out of championing the little guy while giving a hard time to those at the very top.You see, Hightower believes the true political spectrum is not right to left but top to bottom.  And the tall Texan does his...

  • For KVMR 89.5 FM volunteer broadcaster Kim Rogers, it was a series of short steps that's led to one big, double-award winning radio plunge.She discovered the eclectic Nevada City station by accident driving around one day when she and her son were surprised to hear "our favorite stuff" on radio....

  • Next Tuesday, of course, is April 1st, better known as, duh,  April Fools Day.Which has been a day of some tomfoolery played on listeners of Nevada City community radio station KVMR  89.5 FM over the years.There was the year when the station ran a news bulletin that Nevada City officials had...

  • Veteran legendary  journalist Bill Moyers has joined KVMR 89.5 FM's Evening Newshour.

    "Moyers & Company" is now part of the Nevada City radio station's news features, airing at 6:35 p.m. Tuesday nights (89.5 FM, kvmr.org streaming).A lifetime achievement Emmy winner in 2006,  Moyers is...

  • The dry conditions wreaking havoc on California ironically are helping the Bridge Street Project, Nevada City's largest community arts construction in nearly 150 years. With little to no rain days slowing construction of the nearly $4 million home for  KVMR and Nevada Theatre expansion, Landmark...

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