Moe Howard

Moe Howard

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Nevada County Heroes

February 15, 2017

So many so much during the evacuation of surrounding communities into Grass Valley/Nevada City. The fairgrounds accepted more than 1000 people, the local Carl’s JR. donated 200 hamburgers, Grass Valley’s Raley’s served breakfast Monday and lunch on Tuesday. Sierra Mountain Coffee Roasters delivered goodies to the evacuees for Valentine’s Day…also thanks to Uptown Burrito, Karing… read more

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Love is on the Air

February 10, 2017

Let us pass along your special valentine message to your sweetheart, your pet…a new crush…grandma…your choice. Just send the message along to Allison and Moe so we can spend the morning serenading Nevada County with tidings of love. You can email allison@knco.com moe@knco.com or if you are on twitter: @allisonandmoe Help us make this a… read more

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Okay, Rainfall. We Get it

February 8, 2017

If you are thirsty, 2017 is the year for you. All the water you need. Remember the movie Waterworld starring Kevin Costner? That was a lot of water. Are we ahead of him yet? Drive carefully. Moe

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I Shall Call You Croppy

February 7, 2017

It’s very similar to a camel. A chicken can store nutrients in it’s chest area in a place called the “crop” as in a crop of food. Yesterday, Allison brought in a bag filled with leftovers from her refrigerator, which she said I could deliver to the hens that live in my backyard, mainly in… read more

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Guess the Lyric, Allison

February 6, 2017

This morning on STAR94FM, Allison was tested on her knowledge of current music. She did pretty well with 2 out of 4. How well would you do? In case you missed it, see if you can figure out the song. “What would I do without your smart mouth? Drawing me in, and you kicking me… read more

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Pardon, But Your Face is Flushed

February 3, 2017

When I was a child, mom had carpeting put in the bathroom. It had been her dream for years to make that room a plush respite from the rest of life. It turned out, she loved it so much, that dad decided to run the carpeting all the way down the path into the house…. read more

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Martian Spotted in Grass Valley

February 2, 2017

Nevada County is a reader’s community. That is probably one of the reasons the people here are so friendly and thoughtful. Taylor Day, who handles radio traffic, and Allison, STAR’S amazing co-host, always have a book at the ready. Some of the best book stores in the country are right here too. Recently, Nevada Reads… read more

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Robots Go Home

February 1, 2017

We are pretty fortunate to have Paradise Donuts in the same center as STAR94FM. They have developed quite a reputation for not only donuts, but coffee as well. Their baristas blend all of those specialty brews in minutes. One of our favorites is the white mocha latte. The most important aspect of Paradise Donuts is… read more

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Glass of Milk in Reverse

January 31, 2017

The Animal Film Festival and Tarshis Foundation have announced the winners of this years CAPE awards. The Center for Animal Protection and Education will be presenting the films, all between 30 and 90 seconds, that highlight uses of animals used in food production, advocating for human health, the environment and or humane merits of plant… read more

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Chickens Who Adore Nevada County

January 30, 2017

Do you live near hens? If so, you may have noticed an uptick in production this weekend. Rumor has it that thousands of years ago, some birds were known to lay golden eggs. These chicken cousins were sought after by giants and the average size alike. Today, with all of the talk of nutrition and… read more

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Non Wacky Weather Weekend

January 27, 2017

This morning on Star, I witnessed the great camaraderie that oozes through the hallways. Louis, one of the fellas who hangs around in sales, suggested that Allison may be partly responsible for the uptick in global warming. His theory is that climate change really got out of hand during the period of her life. Scientists… read more

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Mary Tyler Moore Has Passed

January 26, 2017

You may not be old enough to remember when it became fashionable to stay home Saturday nights and click on CBS. For a while, The Bob Newhart Show, Mash, All in the Family and The Carol Burnett Show surrounded the top rated among them, The Mary Tyler Moore Show. The story was that Mary’s character,… read more

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La La Star Land

January 25, 2017

Wednesday morning on Star94FM, We shared several categories of the academy award nominations, and learned that La La Land has tied an all time record with 14 nominations. It seems to have inspired the staff at KNCO and Star94FM to integrate dance into everyday activities. Allison, of course, has always been known to trip the… read more

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Giant Otter NOT Spotted in Nevada County

January 24, 2017

This morning, Allison mentioned that her kitty captured a huge rat and left it’s carcass on her kitchen cutting board, in what was probably a tribute. Ramblin’ Rose, one of Star’s long time listeners suggested that such a cat could be mighty handy if food was scarce. Perhaps on Wednesday, we can discuss rat recipes…. read more

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