Rita Stevens

Rita Stevens


Rita Stevens joined KNCO as morning news anchor in 1999. She comes to KNCO following a 20 year career in journalism in the San Francisco Bay Area. She was a news reporter for KRON TV Channel 4 and KPIX, and earlier worked in the newsrooms at KNEW/KSAN radio. Rita is a graduate of San Jose State University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science. Rita says she came to Nevada County to enjoy the rural pace and finds working in a community radio station like KNCO refreshing. Her hobbies include bicycle riding, and quilting.

Celebrating Memorial Day

This Memorial Day the annual tribute to veterans will be held at Memorial Park off the Colfax Highway in Grass Valley. The program should run about an hour. Coast Guard Veteran and speaker Claude Hessel says the even starts promptly at 11.*
Claude Hessel Memorial Day
After the ceremony, the Blue Star Mothers will lead an organized walk to memorial bridges in the area surrounding the park. Boy Scouts troop number 855 will provide refreshments. If you are planning to attend, it is suggested that you bring your own folding chair.

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