Recent Blog Posts

Congratulations Aralee!

May 6, 2016

Aralee Campbell is our 2016 “Mother’s Day Getaway” winner on Star 94FM. Aralee will enjoy one night at the Peppermill Spa & Resort (with a $50 resort credit) in Reno, a $25 gift card to Gold N Green, a $25 gift card to A Clean View Window Cleaning, a $25 certificate to EarthSong Flowers and… read more


Mother’s Day Getaway

April 27, 2016

If your mom is “THE BOMB,” then Star 94FM wants to know about it. Tell us why your mother is the county’s sweetest for a shot at winning that special lady in your life a nice reward for all her years of service. Click the “MOM” link at Star 94FM’s home page, and get to… read more


RIP Mr. Haggard

April 6, 2016

Meryl Haggard passed away just a short time ago at the age of 79. Growing up, my father routinely shuffled through the same small cassette tape collection. The one thing (and I mean one) we have in common, is that we are both fans of music and radio. One of the cassettes he owned and… read more


Final Hours To Enter “Luck O’ The Irish” Contest!

March 16, 2016

Join Allison and I tomorrow morning as we draw the winning names for this year’s “Luck O’ The Irish” contest. The first place prize is a two night stay at Incline Village, along with six ski passes to Diamond Peak. The second place prize is four ski passes, and the third place prize is a… read more


Enter Our St. Patrick’s Day Contest

March 7, 2016

With St. Patrick’s Day just 10 days away, it’s time to get a move on entering our “Luck O’ The Irish” drawing. On March 17, Allison and I will draw a winner’s name from all of our entries for a chance at an exciting Lake Tahoe getaway. The Grand Prize winner will get their choice… read more


Tune In For “Song Warp” Tomorrow On The Buzz

February 23, 2016

The “Morning Buzz” will unveil a brand new weekly contest tomorrow that might stump even the most fanatical music lovers. Win a great prize every Wednesday morning with Allison and Greg and “Song Warp.” We will play a snippet of a hit song, and all you have to do is be the first to call… read more


Enter Our Valentines Getaway!

February 9, 2016

This year’s Valentine’s Day promotion is hands down our best ever. Sunday is Valentine’s day, so make sure to enter this year’s Star 94FM “Lovebird Getaway.” The winner will receive two nights at Club Tahoe at Incline Village, as well as six ski passes to Diamond Peak Resort and a $50 certificate to Foothill Flowers…. read more


The Challenge Has Been Issued!

February 2, 2016

For those who might not have heard this morning, I issued a challenge to my co-host Allison this morning in honor of Superbowl 50. Both Allison and I are huge fans of buffalo wings (bone-in of course), so we’ve decided to go toe to toe in the first ever Star 94FM Wing-Off. Be listening about… read more


Colleen Heauser In-Studio Tomorrow

January 27, 2016

We have a special in-studio guest joining us tomorrow for “Throwback Thursday.” Nevada County native, Colleen Heauser, will join Allison and I at 8:45a.m. on “The Morning Buzz.” Colleen just returned from Oregon, and is taking some time off to stop by and perform one of her current singles for us. She is incredibly talented,… read more


Stay Well People

January 22, 2016

As many of you probably already know, the flu virus is again making its way throughout Nevada County. I don’t know how I did it, but I managed to escape illness this week. Taylor and Christine (from our front office) both got nailed by the bug, and were in and out of the office all… read more


And…We’re Off!

January 11, 2016

If you had us tuned in during the “Morning Buzz” today, you probably heard the newest addition to Star 94FM. Allison Kirk FINALLY joined the morning show today, and her transition from sales to on-air was a snap. Within the first thirty minutes of the “Morning Buzz,” she managed to high jack my Facebook page,… read more


A New Voice Coming To The Morning Buzz

January 5, 2016

Along with the start of 2016, comes some fresh and exciting changes to the “Morning Buzz” on Star 94FM. General Manager David Brown has given us (on Star 94FM) the green light to add more music to your mornings. Gone is the short newscast we’ve traditionally brought you at the end of the hour. Instead,… read more


Final Throwback Thursday of 2015

December 30, 2015

Join Deana and I on “The Morning Buzz,” tomorrow from 6-9 for our final show of 2015. Tune in for all your favorite songs from the 60s, 70s and 80s, and a chance to win a pair of movie tickets compliments of Sierra Cinemas. Along with those tickets (to the movie of your choice), we… read more


Star 94FM Has Christmas Spirit

November 30, 2015

And so it begins. Now that Thanksgiving is over, we just couldn’t wait to get the Christmas music started on Star 94FM. From now through Christmas day, be sure to take us with you to the office, to your kid’s schools and around town while you fulfill holiday wishes by shopping locally. No other station… read more


Safe Travels Over The Holidays

November 24, 2015

Join Deana and I tomorrow morning for our final show of the week. The KNCO/Star 94 offices are closed Thursday and Friday due to the holidays, which means the “Morning Buzz” is on hiatus until Monday. Don’t miss your chance to win tickets to this weekend’s Holiday Craft Fair during the seven o’clock hour. Snow… read more


Veteran’s Appreciation Dinner On Saturday

November 19, 2015

With Thanksgiving now just one week away, the Nevada City Elks Lodge #518 is hard at work. This Saturday, the Elks Lodge is again hosting their annual Veteran’s Appreciation Dinner. This is a FREE, hot meal, with hopes that area military veterans will come together to allow the community to show their thanks. Non-Veterans are… read more


Come Back Rain!

November 10, 2015

Being a big fan of bright, humid weather, I must say that when the sunshine broke through the clouds at eight o’clock this morning, I was slightly bummed. It was great sharing a cold, rainy evening with my family last night. We dined on hot, potato and ham soup with rolls, and watched Fargo as… read more


“Throwback Thursday” Tomorrow!

November 4, 2015

Join Deana and I tomorrow from 6-9A.M. for another “Throwback Thursday.” Thanks to Eric Gould for coming in on such short notice today in Deana’s absence. It’s always a blast sharing air time with him. I’m happy to report Deana is feeling better, and the chances are good she’ll be back tomorrow. At 7:35A.M., be… read more


5th Annual Halloween Show On Star 94FM

October 28, 2015

Since Halloween falls on a Saturday this year, Star 94FM is celebrating Friday! This Friday, October 30th, marks the fifth annual Halloween show on the “Morning Buzz.” Join Deana and I from 6-9A.M. for great music and lots of treat giving. The prize closet is full of Halloween goodies that we will be giving away… read more


Halloween : What Are You Dressing Up As?

October 20, 2015

The National Retail Federation reports that more than 150 million Americans will celebrate Halloween this year. According to a recent consumer survey conducted by Prosper Insights And Analytics, here are a few of the most popular costume ideas for 2015: Boys – Batman, Star Wars Character, Zombie, Minion, Animal Girls – Princess, Disney “Frozen” Characters,… read more