Recent Blog Posts

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


Win Six Flags Discovery Tickets On Star This Week

June 22, 2015

Congratulations Krista of Grass Valley! Krista was Monday’s winner of a pair of day passes to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo. Tune in all week long for our daily trivia question to win. I had a blast Friday night attending Comic Con with my wife and daughter. We met Henry Winkler, who personally autographed… read more


Happy Father’s Day To My Fellow Dads!

June 19, 2015

I want to take a moment to wish all the dads out there a great weekend and a happy Fathers Day. You are your children’s true heros…just don’t tell my wife I said that. Locally, there are some great things happening for the dads this weekend. Tomorrow is the annual Guns N Hoses Golf Tournament… read more


Win Albert Lee Tickets This Week!

June 16, 2015

Guitar aficionados listen up! Thursday morning between 8-8:30 be listening to the Morning Buzz for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see legendary guitarist Albert Lee perform. Lee will be at the Center For The Arts Friday, June 19, with musician Cindy Cashdollar. It’s a must see show! Good luck!  


Win Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Tickets On The Morning Buzz!

June 15, 2015

Stay tuned into the Morning Buzz all week and listen for details on how you can win tickets to Six Flags in Vallejo. If roller coasters, exotic animals, stuffed pretzels, Bay Area sunshine and games sound fun to you, don’t turn your dial from Star 94FM in the coming days. We are expected to receive… read more


It’s Derby Time!

June 12, 2015

The annual Nevada City Adult Soap Box Derby takes place tomorrow. The event begins at noon, with races taking place up until 5P.M. along Nimrod Street in front of Pioneer Park. Close to 30 cars will compete in this free event. All proceeds from concession and food sales will go toward improvements to Pioneer Park…. read more


12th Annual Gold Country Golf Classic

June 9, 2015

There are only two days left to get entered for this year’s Gold Country Golf Classic. The event takes place this Thursday, beginning at 11A.M., at Dark Horse Golf Club in Auburn. The fee is $125 per golfer, and includes 18 holes, cart, lunch, a complimentary bucket of balls to warmup with, raffle tickets and… read more


Final Pair Of Comic Con Tickets Tomorrow

June 4, 2015

This morning was a blast! Hopefully you caught Henry Winkler (“The Fonze”) this morning on the Morning Buzz. It was great chatting with him about his latest projects, and also reminiscing about his “Happy Days.” He also seemed totally psyched on Sacramento Comic Con, coming up June 19-21. Tomorrow we give away our final pair… read more


Henry Winkler On The Morning Buzz!

June 3, 2015

Join Deana and I tomorrow morning for a special “Throwback Thursday” program. At 7:40A.M., Henry Winkler (“The Fonze”) joins us on the telephone to talk Sacramento Comic Con. The former “Happy Days” star is just one of the big names that will have a booth at this year’s event the weekend of the 19th at… read more


2015 Comic Con VIP

June 1, 2015

Congratulations Angie Fisher! Angie’s name was pulled this morning from the list of last week’s Comic Con ticket winners. Sacramento Comic Con is June 19-21. We hope all of our winners have a great time. Don’t be afraid to wave that freak flag!