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On the Air

KVMR 89.5 FM


7 a.m.: “The Morning Show.” Host Paul Emery features BBC World News, local media analysis by commentator Mark Staneart, plus a variety of vintage R&B recordings.

Noon: “Public Planet.” A debate between consumer activist Ralph Nader and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich; plus a progress report on California Proposition 36, the drug treatment initiative, from Nevada County District Attorney Mike Ferguson. Mike Thornton is host.

8 p.m.: “Greg Brown in Concert.” The April 5 concert of folk singers Greg Brown and Garnet Rogers at the Grass Valley Veterans Memorial Building.


Noon: “Who Cares?” Disability activist Tony Sauer is host.

1 p.m.: “Organic Matters.” With organic farmer Amigo Bob Cantisano.


10 a.m.: “County Line Bluegrass.” With Eric Rice.

4 p.m.: “Bayou Country.” Guest host is Philip Wright.


11 a.m.: “Loafer’s Glory.” A potpourri of rants, raves and music with host Utah Phillips.

5 p.m.: “New in the Neighborhood.” KVMR simulcasts the sign-on of a low-power community radio station in Oroville.

10 p.m.: “The Real Men’s Talk Show.” Men’s issues, concerns and problems with therapist Michael Askins and commentator Jim Blodgett.


Noon: “Socially Responsible Investing.” Host Jody Selene discusses alternatives to traditional investment techniques on the day after Tax Day.

1 p.m.: “Bioneers.” An ecologically savvy radio series offers solutions to environmental problems from the makers of “New Dimensions” radio.


1 p.m.: “Over 60, Sunnyside Up.” Elder issues and outreach with octogenarian host Bill Tuttle.

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Noon: “Unitarian Universalist Community of the Mountains.” Repeats at 6 p.m.

4 p.m.: “Calvary Chapel of Grass Valley.”


4 p.m.: “Children’s Videos.”

5 p.m.: “Saluting New Readers.”

Monday, Thursday

6 p.m. “Main Street Democrats.”

6:30 p.m. “The Green Scene.”

7 p.m.: “The Right Time.”

7:30 p.m.: “Nevada County Government Update.”

8 p.m.: “Healing Insights.”

8:30 p.m.: “For Pet’s Sake.”

Tuesday, Friday

6 p.m.: “Education News.”

7:30 p.m.: “Hometown USA.”

Wednesday, Saturday

6 p.m.: “Nevada County News Hour.”

7 p.m.: “Soul’s Awakening.”

8 p.m.: “Nevada County Game of the Week.”

6 p.m. shows repeat at 6 a.m., 8 p.m. shows at 8 a.m., 10 p.m. shows at 10 a.m. the next day.

On the Air appears weekly in Prospector. Call in comments and air news: 477-4232.

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