Recent Blog Posts

Incredible Prizes Coming!

August 25, 2015

If you caught this morning’s show, you probably heard Deana talking about some of the great prizes we will be giving away during the “Morning Buzz” in the coming weeks. For starters, tomorrow morning be listening during the eight o’clock hour to win a pair of tickets to see Maria Muldaur perform at the Center… read more


Not A Good Weekend To Be Sick

August 21, 2015

If you managed to catch Eric and I this morning on Star, than you could probably tell I have been bit by the flu bug. Instead of my usual morning coffee, I choked down two tablespoons of DayQuil. First came the scratchy throat Wednesday night, quickly followed by stuffiness. I think the combination of the… read more


AfterShock Tickets Coming!

August 19, 2015

As you may or may not have heard, this morning Deana and I plugged our upcoming ticket giveaway for the 2015 Aftershock Festival. The week of September 14th, be listening for your chance to win two-packs to the area’s largest Fall rock festival. Aftershock is October 24th and 25th, at Gibson Ranch near Sacramento, and… read more


Another Great Fair!

August 17, 2015

The dust has cleared, and the 2015 Nevada County Fair is once again behind us. Although I didn’t get a chance to make it out to the fairgrounds on Saturday or Sunday, I did enjoy opening the gazebo for the first three days with live fair updates. Unbelievably, I sampled no fair food this year,… read more


Friday Night At The Fair!

August 14, 2015

Alright people, it’s Friday and pay day for a lot of us. What are you doing tonight? Before you think too hard, you know the fair is going on, and you’ve busted your $$$ this week. Treat street, live music, the tough trucks event, and of course us at the KNCO/Star 94FM gazebo until 10P.M…. read more


First Live Fair Report Tomorrow!

August 11, 2015

The time has come! Tomorrow, Star 94FM broadcasts live from the 2015 Nevada County Fair for day one. Deana and I will have one hour to jam out to the Star/KNCO gazebo following the morning show. Minutes after opening ceremonies at 9:30A.M., we will be live with all the sounds from this year’s fair. Wednesday… read more


Nevada County Fair Countdown : 5 Days

August 7, 2015

The word is, there’s a lot of activity going on today at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. In just five days, Star 94FM will give our first live fair update from the station gazebo. Today, animals are arriving, carnival booths and attractions are going up, and final preparations are being made for Wednesday’s start of the… read more


Nevada County Fair Countdown : 6 Days!

August 5, 2015

It’s time once again for another “Throwback Thursday!” Join Deana and I on the “Morning Buzz,” Thursday from 6-9, for a chance to win more fair goodies. Congratulations to Angela of Grass Valley! She was Wednesday’s winner, snagging two admission tickets and a pair of unlimited ride wristbands to the Nevada County Fair. Be listening… read more


Thank You To The Fire Fighters!!

July 31, 2015

Before I leave for the weekend, I just wanted to express my deep appreciation for the men and women who have been fighting the Lowell Fire for six days now. Thank you to the more than 1,700 firefighters, from 47 different crews throughout the state, for your efforts and bravery. In a span of just… read more


Nevada County Fair Countdown : 15 Days

July 28, 2015

I glanced up at our studio room calendar this morning and realized that the Nevada County Fair is now just two weeks away. Holy Corn Dogs Batman! Once again this year, the KNCO/Star 94FM gazebo will be the “mission control” of fair fun. We will be your headquarters for fair-related information, live broadcasts, free chachkies… read more


Date Night Movie This Week “South Paw”

July 23, 2015

Join Deana and I tomorrow morning for another Friday “Date Night.” During the seven o’clock hour, be listening for our dating trivia question for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see the new Jake Gyllenhaal movie “South Paw,” compliments of Sierra Cinemas. We’ll also have Jonathan Zorne back in the studio at… read more


“Throwback Thursday” Tomorrow!

July 22, 2015

I can’t tell you how bummed I am that I won’t be here tomorrow morning for this week’s “Throwback Thursday” show. I have company arriving late tonight at Sacramento International Airport, so I’ll be taking the morning off. Eric Gould will be sitting in for me and joining Deana, as Star 94FM wakes you up… read more


One Year Anniversary In Tahoe

July 21, 2015

Is it really only Tuesday? I entered the FM studio this morning at 5:20 to prepare for today’s show still groggy from the weekend. My wife and I spent Saturday and Sunday in Lake Tahoe celebrating our one year wedding anniversary, and hanging out at the American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament at Edgewood Golf Course…. read more


Come See Us At WorldFest!

July 17, 2015

Night two of the 2015 WorldFest is tonight at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. Be sure to stop by the Nevada County Welcome Booth, near the main entrance, from 5-9P.M. to say hello to Deana and I. We will be giving those of you who pay us a visit a chance to win Six Flags Discovery… read more


Get Ready For Throwback Thursday!

July 15, 2015

Tune into tomorrow’s “Throwback Thursday” for your chance to win more passes to the 2015 California World Fest. World Fest kicks off tomorrow night at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. We have another pair of single-day passes we will give away at 7:35A.M. with another throwback trivia question. Don’t forget to stop by the fairgrounds Friday… read more


Airfest Is Almost Here!

July 9, 2015

The 2015 Nevada County Airfest is approaching quickly. For those of you that would like to attend the Hanger Party / Dinner Dance kickoff Friday night, today is the last day to reserve a table. Call 800-273-0966. Gates will open at the Nevada County Airport Saturday morning at 8A.M. Stop by the KNCO tent, say… read more


How Was Your Fourth?

July 6, 2015

I hope you guys managed to have some fun over the July 4th holiday weekend. My holiday was great! I spent Independence Day at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, in Vallejo, with my daughter and wife’s family. The day’s highlights included seeing the new attraction “Dive,” going on mine and my daughter’s favorite roller coaster “Roar”… read more


#Caesar & Six Flags Tickets Tomorrow!

July 1, 2015

Jimmy McCammon of Synthetic Unlimited joins Deana and I on the Morning Buzz tomorrow. At 8:45A.M., Jimmy will give our listeners the down-low on Synthetic Unlimited’s upcoming production of “Hashtag Caesar.” It plays for three consecutive weekends beginning July 3 (this Friday) at the opera house on Joerschke Drive. Following the interview, we’ll give away… read more


Come See Us At The Penny Pitch!

June 26, 2015

Don’t miss the 8th annual “Jon Kane Penny Pitch,” a fundraiser for DVSAC, tomorrow afternoon in front of Kane’s Restaurant. Registration begins at 11:30A.M., with pitching to commence at 1P.M. The entry fee is just $15 per player. Those interested in participating can bring a check made out to the DVSAC. Be sure to say… read more


Throwback Thursday!

June 24, 2015

Join Deana and I for another “Throwback Thursday” from 6-9A.M. tomorrow on Star 94FM. It’s been great receiving your requests throughout the week, and we will try to get all of them on the air. Make sure to listen for our throwback trivia question during the 7 o’clock hour to win a pair of tickets… read more