September 24, 2015

As of Wednesday, September 23, Star 94FM has been experiencing transmitter issues that have resulted in our dial frequency of 94.1 to be temporarily lost. Station engineers are working around the clock to restore the problem. We hope to have the issue solved in the next 24 hours. In the meantime, listeners can get access… read more


Bennett Fire Update 1:30 p.m.

September 14, 2015

The Bennett Fire that broke out about noontime today in the area of Hills Flat Lumber near East Bennett Road is now 40 percent contained.  It is estimated at about 7 acres in size. Voluntary evacuations are in place though the  Food Bank of Nevada County that is located on Railroad Avenue next to Hills… read more


The Bear River Football Game for tonight has been CANCELLED

September 11, 2015

The Bear River Football game for tonight has been CANCELLED due to the Fire affecting Argonaut High School. But you can catch the Nevada Union High School game on KNCO Newstalk 830, which will be simulcast on Star 94 FM.


Latest Fire Updates 7/28 8:30 AM

July 27, 2015

Thanks Tim O’brien for the fantastic pictures! Latest Fire updates: Just received new updates regarding the fire… We have new numbers from the morning briefing on the Lowell Fire burning in Nevada county. It is now 2,233 acres in size and 30 percent contained. Calfire Public Information Officer Daniel Berlant says winds today could push… read more


Lowell Fire Update Monday, July 27

July 27, 2015

Early Sunday evening, two CAL FIRE and two U.S. Forest Service firefighters suffered burn injuries while battling the Lowell Fire in Nevada County. The firefighters were airlifted from the fire and transported to UC Davis Burn Center in Sacramento. The two CAL FIRE personnel and one of the U.S. Forest Service firefighters are likely to be treated and… read more


Lowell Fire Updates

July 26, 2015
Tim Fire 6

The Lowell fire is still burning. The acreage has been downgraded from 4,000 acres to 1,500. The fire is now at 5% containment.  According to Calfire, fire behavior calmed down a little throughout the night, but there is still a major concern at the head of the fire. The fire is burning rapidly in a… read more


Last Day to Enter!!

April 30, 2015

Get your entry in today for the Mother’s Day Giveaway! Go to mystarradio.com and click on the Supermom and tell us why your mom is the best. We have great prizes from our sponsors and a night’s stay at the Peppermill Reno and a $50 resort credit!


Tell us Why YOUR Mother is the Best!

April 20, 2015

My Mom is the BEST Because…. Tell us why your mom is the best and receive prizes from our local merchants and an entry in the drawing for the Grand Prize- a one night stay at the Peppermill Reno AND a $50 resort credit! Go ahead and gush! Your Name*Mom's Name*Your Email Address*Your Phone Number*Mom's… read more


Today was a Busy Day!

April 17, 2015

There are some exciting things happening here at Star 94 Fm! It’s kept me busy all day! Listen Monday morning to find out what’s happening on Star 94.1!



April 7, 2015

Usually I hate the stuff because it makes for a crazy morning at work. But it stayed away until AFTER the schools opened…. now I just think it’s pretty and I’m enjoying it!


Garth Brooks in Sacramento

March 30, 2015

I got a chance to see Garth Brooks on Saturday night and it was the most amazing show I’ve been to! I went online the second that the tickets were available and spent over an hour trying.  I finally found a pair available in the top level for Saturday night at 10:30, which I knew… read more


Fair Games

March 24, 2015

At last year’s Nevada County Fair, the kids’ games began- the same kids’ games that we’ve been playing for forever. I looked out at the bored . parents’ faces and droned and was a little bored myself with the same old stuff. And I thought to myself, “Hey! You’re the Promotions Director, you should make… read more


Bowling for Kids’ Sake This Weekend!

March 16, 2015

It’s that time of year again! Bowling for Kids’ Sake is this weekend and it’s time to start begging for donations! Big Brother/Big Sisters is a great organizations and needs our help to keep it going! Please donate here if you can! https://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/deana-martinez/KNCO


Ringing of the Bells

December 3, 2014

We’ll be ringing the bells out in front of Safeway in Grass Valley on Sutton Way today. If there’s anyone in particular you’d like to donate with, here’s the schedule… so come by and say hi!   9-10 Tom Fitzsimmons 10-11 Rita Stevens 11-12 Dan Taliaferro 12-1 Paul Haas 1-2 Hollie Grimaldi-Flores 2-3 Geoff Flynn… read more


Turkey Drive Success!

November 18, 2014

We had our 7th annual turkey drive yesterday and it was an amazing success! We changed the location to the Save Mart parking lot and that was a brilliant idea (Don or Toni). So many people were so generous and the Food Bank of Nevada County is going to be able to provide turkey dinners… read more


It’s Turkey Time!!

November 13, 2014

The most fun I’ve had at this job is the turkey drive for the food bank. 7 years ago we set out to collect enough food to feed our hungry families and we had a great time and a great turn out! We’re continuing the tradition this Monday, November 17th from 6 am to 7… read more


Don’t Forget the Turkey Drive!

November 12, 2014

This Monday (November 17th) we’ll have our 7th annual turkey drive- but we’re moving it to the parking lot at Save Mart Super Market from 6 AM to 9 AM. I’ll be out there, Greg will be out there at some point, Rita Stevens, Tom Fitzsimmons, Dave Bear, and I think we might be able… read more


Come See Me Tomorrow!

November 7, 2014

Dollar General on Nevada City Highway- across from Savemart has their grand opening tomorrow and we will be out there to help them celebrate! We’ll have great prizes and $25 gift cards for Dollar General to give away every 1/2 hour! I’ll be there broadcasting live from 9 to noon- so come say hello!


Next Week

October 17, 2014

Next week begins the count down to Halloween- AND we have some great things to give away! Disney On Ice Tickets for a few days, tickets to Terror at the Feargrounds, and we have a pair of tickets to give away for Shawn Mullins’ show at the Center for the Arts which is happening on… read more


Listen Soon for our Disney on Ice Giveaway!

October 2, 2014