Recent Blog Posts

Back Tuesday : God Bless Our Soldiers

May 22, 2015

As always we had a blast on the morning show today. Deana and I  handed out “Pitch Perfect 2″ tickets, as well as passes to this weekend’s Marysville Stampede. Remember, we will not be doing a live show on Monday due to the holiday, but you can still hear all your favorites from yesterday and… read more


Date Night On Star 94FM

May 21, 2015

Don’t miss the Morning Buzz Friday! At 7:35 listen for our dating trivia question. The caller with the correct answer wins tickets to see “Pitch Perfect 2.” Also, the Marysville Stampede kicks off Friday night at River Front Park, and we’ve got a family four-pack up for grabs just after 8A.M. Celebrate the start of… read more


Win Nanda Tickets Tomorrow!

May 20, 2015

We have another great “Throwback Thursday” show planned tomorrow with Deana and I from 6-9A.M. Don’t forget to send us your favorite song requests from the 60s, 70s and 80s! Call us on-air at 477-9494, or email, or At 7:40, we’ll give away a pair of tickets to check out Nanda, the four-man… read more


Win Strawberry Music Festival Tickets On Star

May 18, 2015

If you tuned in this morning to the Morning Buzz, then you know Deana made it safely back from Oregon. All week long we will be giving away tickets to the 2015 Strawberry Music Festival. The event takes place this weekend at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, and is headlined by Bonnie Raitt. Connie, of Grass… read more


2015 Sacramento Comic Con Tickets!

May 15, 2015

The 2015 Sacramento Comic Con countdown is at 35 days. June 19th-21st, some of the biggest names in film and television will arrive at the Sacramento Convention Center. Those attending this year’s show include Patrick Warburton (Family Guy), Norman Reedus (Walking Dead), Danny Trejo (Machete Kills), Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy) and dozens more…. read more


Throwback Thursday!

May 13, 2015

With Deana headed to Oregon tomorrow, Eric Gould joins me in the studio Thursday from 6-9A.M. I added several song requests this afternoon to the playlist that were sent in by local listeners, and can tell you the show is gonna be great. Send your favorite 60s, 70s or 80s songs to me at…. read more


A Week Of Great Prizes On Star

May 12, 2015

Congratulations to Carlon of Nevada City! Carlon was caller fifteen this morning on Star 94FM, and scored a pair of passes to this weekend’s Penn Valley Rodeo. It’s going to be great time, with Friday’s opening night barbeque dinner starting at 5P.M. Following dinner will be live music by the James Slack Band, and all… read more


Live From The Amgen Tour 2015

May 11, 2015

Stage two of the Amgen Tour of California began this morning in Nevada City. For those who were unable to break away from work or other responsibilities, hopefully you were tuned into our sister station, KNCO News Talk 830, between 10-11:15A.M. this morning for live coverage of the Amgen Tour. Dozens of the world’s top… read more


Congratulations Mount Saint Mary Academy!

May 4, 2015

What a great weekend I had. Saturday was the area 7th and 8th grade girl’s volleyball championships. The event was held at Nevada Union High School, with the majority of the area’s junior high schools competing. This year was also my daughter’s first year playing on the team. The tournament started at 9A.M. and wrapped… read more


Mother’s Day Contest Winner!

May 1, 2015

Congratulations to Linda Carter of Grass Valley! For the past several weeks we’ve been inviting our listeners to enter our annual Mother’s Day contest. Scores of entries came in from people telling us why their moms are so wonderful. Linda’s daughter emailed us a very touching message about her mom, who worked as a local… read more


Crystal Bowersox This Saturday Night!

April 28, 2015

Tuesday morning went a little country on Star 94fm with the addition of Crystal Bowersox’s single “Til The Whiskey’s Gone.” The American Idol 2010 runner-up, Bowersox is coming to the Grass Valley Center for the Arts this Saturday night. Listen to the Morning Buzz all week long for chances to win copies of her album… read more


Lots To Do This Weekend

April 24, 2015

Rain or shine, there are many events happening this weekend that will be well worth your while. Saturday is the annual Grass Valley Car Show. Head downtown as early as 6A.M. to start viewing more than 300 vintage/custom motorcycles and cars. The shops will be open, and food vendors will be present with great cruising… read more


Our Smart Phone Dependency

April 21, 2015

I’m amazed at how much our smart phones are influencing our every move. We use our smart phones to navigate highways, to track our daily steps, to identify songs on the radio, to coordinate meetings, to summon our children from their bedrooms. If you think about it, from the time we wake up to the… read more


Find Us On iHeartRadio

April 20, 2015

This week our listeners have yet another way to listen to “the best from yesterday and today,” on Star 94FM. For those of you that attempted to use our FM stream at this morning, you probably noticed things have a changed a little. We have partnered with iHeartRadio, which now gives our listeners an… read more


Weekend Happenings

April 17, 2015

So, what’s on your agenda for the weekend? It was great having local musician Lorraine Gervais on the air this morning. Lorraine is headlining this weekend’s tribute to Linda Ronstadt at the Center For The Arts in Grass Valley. We chatted about Ronstadt’s legacy, as well as what attendees can expect. Performances are tonight and… read more


Thank you Listeners!

April 16, 2015

I’d like to take a moment to thank all of our great listeners on Star 94FM. This morning’s “Throwback Thursday” was an absolute blast. Throughout the week, I received numerous emails and phone calls from people praising the show. We are happy to do it, and always invite you to email or phone in your… read more


The First Signs Of Life

April 15, 2015

This past Monday was a huge day for our family. My wife is now 17 weeks pregnant, and Monday was her first check up with a local doctor. She’s been following all the rules an expecting mother should–avoiding certain foods, abstaining from alcohol and taking her prenatal vitamins. The appointment was more or less a… read more


So Fresh And So Clean

April 13, 2015

How was your spring break? Monday marked the return to school for many area students, my daughter included. I hope you managed to get out and take full advantage of your time off. I have no vacation plans until September, when my wife is expected to deliver our child. Seventeen weeks now, and we may… read more


Weekend Plans?

April 10, 2015

With the foothills forecast for the weekend calling for sunshine and temperatures in the mid to upper sixties, it’s a great chance to get outdoors and play around. One event happening this weekend is the annual Nevada City Psychic Fair, Saturday and Sunday. The event features healers, body workers, readers, and opportunities to purchase unique… read more


Date Night Friday On Star 94FM

April 9, 2015

With Deana still on her brief stay-cation, Eric Gould and I will be once again grabbing the reigns of the FM morning show tomorrow. We have dinner and a movie we’ll be awarding to two lucky people during Friday’s show. Tomorrow’s “Date Night” movie selection is “Home.” Call in and answer our dating trivia question… read more