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No Festival This Year, So KVMR Honors It With ‘Celtic Saturday’ Special

Come for the music. Stay for the magic. That’s been the KVMR Celtic Festival catchphrase for years, although this weekend’s 25th edition had to be postponed because of the pandemic. But the spirit is still there, and it’ll be celebrated this Saturday afternoon. Safely. On the radio. “We’re doing this because we feel that it […]

Roy Rogers Performs Rare Solo Acoustic Concert Benefiting MusiCares®

Music industry analysts predict that independent venues and performing arts centers across America are at the brink of total collapse with 90% of venues at risk of permanently closing without federal or local support. This situation is critical and urgent for the performing arts industry. (NIVA.org) In a desire to call attention to Save Our […]

Tahoe National Forest Closes Temporarily

Tahoe National Forest closes temporarily as most of California remains under the threat of unprecedented and dangerous fire conditions with a combination of extreme heat, significant wind events, dry conditions, and firefighting resources that are stretched to the limit. Here in Nevada County, we have already dealt with the devastating Jones Fire and unhealthy air […]

23rd Annual Yuba River Cleanup

This summer the South Yuba River has seen an unprecedented number of visitors. Due to shutdowns, crowds have flooded to the Yuba River watershed to get some relief from the stress and heat of 2020. Beaches and trails are littered with shopping bags, straws, cigarette butts, bottles, glass, picnic trash and more. Help “Protect Your […]

Nevada City Film Festival to celebrate 20th anniversary online and with drive-in

Despite COVID-19’s best attempts, the show must go on for the Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF) which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. The nonprofit Nevada City Film Festival will adapt to the pandemic, moving film screenings online and to an outdoor drive-in which will allow for safe social distancing. Online festival passes will be […]

Achilles Wheel Celebrates Live Album Release

Achilles Wheel celebrates live album release with a special show that will be broadcast live from The Center for the Arts on Friday, August 28, 2020, at 7:00 pm pacific time.  To enjoy the free public livestream visit thecenterforthearts.org to RSVP.   Achilles Wheel is a California band that blurs the lines between genres with a […]


Every January for the past 18 years the streets of Western Nevada County, CA have been filled with activists, environmentalists, authors, artists, audiences and filmmakers alike, all celebrating at SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival. At Wild & Scenic, we believe in the power of the communal festival and theatrical experience. However, due to the […]