Are You Ready for High Fire Season? Town Hall

Date 11 June 2018

YubaNet & KVMR presents "Are You Ready for High Fire Season?” a town hall at the Nevada Theatre. Local, state and federal firefighters, Nevada County OES and Sheriff’s personnel will give us an update on their preparations. They will recap fires they fought so far and the causes of these incidents – think mowers, burn piles and camp fires. County staff will provide an update on notification systems available to residents and explain the new notification categories.


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SOUNDINGS: Wildfire Ecology

Date 18 July 2017

Our understanding of fire – including intense fire – and its role on the landscape – continues to evolve. Al Stahler spoke with Chad Hanson, co-editor/author of The Ecological Importance of Mixed-Severity Fires: Nature’s Phoenix

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Cal Fire Bark Beetle Discussion

Date 21 September 2016

Johnny Gallagher is joined by Jack Harvey, Forester of Nevada County Cal Fire to discuss the Bark Beetle problem in CA.


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Random Rants Wednesday May 27 2015

Date 27 May 2015

Because everyone is entitled to my opinion.

Kathy Fettke is our guest to talk about housing, rent prices and possible investment opportunity in the next few years.

Consolidated Fire District, filming police and CA Senate Bill 227 are also topics of this show.

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Tuesday Music Magazine, January 18th, 2011, Interview with best selling author, Kim Edwards

Date 18 January 2011

Kim Edwards

Author Kim Edwards

Kim Edwards is the author of “The Memory Keeper’s Daughter,” a 122-week New York Times bestseller. It was published in 38 other countries and was a bestseller in nine other countries. She has received high accolades for her new release, “The Lake of Dreams.” Edwards won the Whiting Award and the Nelson Algren Award for her collection of short stories, “The Secret’s of a Fire King,” which was an alternate for the 1998 PEN/Hemingway Award. Her short stories have appeared in The Best American Short Stories, Ploughshares, Zoetrope, Antaeus, Story and The Paris Review and two were performed at Symphony Space and broadcast on Public Radio International.

Edwards also teaches writing at the University of Kentucky. She appeared at the Crest Theater in Sacramento Thursday, January 20th at 7:30 PM. Elisa is offering copies of Kim’s latest book, “The Lake of Dreams.” on See Jane Do during the KVMR membership drive.

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