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Farewell Good Friend

I’d like to introduce you to a very good friend of mine, Bella Luna Bear.  Bella came to live with us the day after Mothers Day 2011.  When I say Bella came to live with us, it was more that … Read more >

Making A Difference

One of the things I like best about working at KNCO is the ability to make a positive difference in a greta community.  This morning during KNCO Insight-Nevada County Action Tom made a great suggestion.  We had the Executive Director … Read more >

Homeowners and Home Insurance, not a happily ever after story

Owning a home in California isn’t for the faint of heart.  Even living far away from the urban, wilderness interface like I do.  Last October my Home Owners Insurer sent us a letter that they were pulling out of California … Read more >

A Less-Restricted Holiday Season Is A Blessing

What a difference a year makes!  “This holiday season” (boy, how many times will we hear that phrase again in advertising?) should mean gatherings with more family members that aren’t under the COVID cloud.  Even though the case rate is … Read more >

A Belated Thank You

Just wanted to add a much too belated thank you note for all the kind words and thoughts and prayers for me as I battle Prostate Cancer.  It has been tough, both mentally and physically, to know that I have … Read more >

Chuck Vintere

It’s sad to report the passing of former KNCO Sports reporter and account executive, Chuck Vintere, who lost his battle with prostate cancer.  I replaced  Chuck in the sports position here at KNCO when he opened up a sports collectible … Read more >

It’s Been A While

So, I was reminded today that I hadn’t posted anything in the Blog-o-sphere for a very long time.  The last thing I posted was way back in March of 2020 as the lockdowns slammed into us.  It was a link … Read more >

5 Weeks Away

I just glanced at my calendar above my desk and realized that the Nevada County Fair starts five weeks from today!!  How about that?  We are excited about being out at our Gazebo for the run of the Fair, enjoying … Read more >

Thanks, Coach

For years, the favorite part of my job on-air at KNCO has been doing play by play sports. I have been blessed over the years to have outstanding teams to cover, including girls basketball teams that were nationally ranked and … Read more >

Rush Limbaugh passes at 70

It was very sad to hear about the passing of Rush Limbaugh this morning. His wife, Kathryn, made the announcement on his radio show. It was about a year ago that Rush made the announcement that he had lung cancer … Read more >