Saturday, December 03rd

Last update03:42:05 PM

Font Size




Independent Media Must Stay Strong!


Local public stations like KZYX are unique because our daily programming is tailored to the communities we serve. We have the means to build bridges between those communities no matter how far apart they may be.

                  KZYX exists because of you. In these uncertain times, our mission to keep our listeners informed, entertained, and connected is more critical than ever. As the year draws to a close, please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the station you rely on for updates of all kinds – local, regional, national, and international.

                  This December, we’re trying something new to complement our traditional year-end outreach. KZYX is taking part in a nationwide fundraising effort, sponsored by the National Federation of Community Broadcasters, a network of small stations like ours, dedicated to supporting each other’s efforts to keep independent media strong. Called “GiveBig to MyStation”, the campaign is a 48-hour event for local public stations across the nation on December 29th and 30th. Your donation comes directly to KZYX, but by adding your voice to this effort, you are encouraging the work of community stations like ours all over the country. You can learn more about it by visiting the GiveBig to MyStation website.

                  Whether you send in your donation today, in the enclosed envelope, or or donate through the GiveBig to MyStation campaign, your contribution is critical to the survival of a rare and precious resource - independent media - right here in Mendocino County. Thanks for doing what you can!

Morning News for TUESDAY, JUNE 18TH!

Posted by KZYX News
KZYX News has not set their biography yet
User is currently offline
on Tuesday, 18 June 2013 in Uncategorized



The Ukiah City Council last week approved plans to reorganize the city's Community Services Department following the departure of its administrator Katie Marsolan.

Assistant City Manger Sage Sangiacomo said that he felt the changes would make the department both more responsive and more efficient. "The goals we've outlined are really positioning the department for the future. "

Rather than replacing Marsolan with another Community Services administrator, Sangiacomo said staff is recommending hiring someone to coordinate the recreation programs, more people to maintain the city's parks during the summer, and a "part-time event and facility assistant" who can help coordinate activities at places like the Alex Rorabaugh Center.

Marsolan's supervisorial duties would be given to the department heads, such as the parks and golf superintendent, museum director, Conference Center facility administrator and the recreation supervisor. As compensation for the additional duties, the proposal recommends raising the salaries of the Conference Center administrator and the

recreation supervisor by 10 percent.

The board needs to approve the plan and the job descriptions for the new and reclassified positions.






As the stock of abalone in northern California continues to plummet, the state Fish & Game Commission has been presented with proposals by the Department of Fish & Wildlife biology staff 

to reduce the annual overall take of the invertebrate by 25%. This continued drop has been observed by staff at various locations on 

the Sonoma and Mendocino coasts for a number of years.

On June 26, the Commission will be conducting a public hearing in Sacramento to review scientific data and discuss alternatives. Key among those is a complete closure of Fort Ross and 

restricting the overall removal of abalone anywhere in Sonoma County. The staff recommendations indicates, “that the prescribed 25 percent reduction in catch could potentially be achieved in a variety of ways, such as: lower daily bag limits, a shorter fishing season, a later start to the fishing day, and reduced annual limits. This suite of alternatives could be used individually or in combination to reduce the expected take of abalone.” 

In a letter of June 14 by MAW to Board President Michael Sutton, MAW urged that the Board “over-compensate rather than run the risk of adopting an option that falls short of achieving 

your goal. MAW made these specific recommendations for reductions that parallel those recommended.






California’s high-speed rail project can start rolling without waiting for potentially time-consuming approvals from a federal board, the Surface Transportation ruled 2-1 last week.

The initial 65-mile stretch between Fresno and Merced will be exempt from the customary requirement that railway construction first obtain prior approval from the federal board.

Jeff Morales, chief executive officer of the high-speed rail authority, said in a statement that it welcomed the board’s decision.

“We can now focus on starting major work on the project this summer and providing thousands of jobs in the Central Valley,” he said.

The decision follows an intense lobbying campaign, in which high-speed rail advocates, including Gov. Jerry Brown, Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin and several labor unions urged that the board exempt the project from the prior approval requirement. Skeptics, including Kings County, Bakersfield and the Chowchilla School District, weighed in on the other side. 










The Mendocino Supervisors will hold a public hearing at 1:30 p.m. Today and tdecide whether to allow an outdoor festival called Northern Nights Music Festival, July 19 through 21 at the Cooks Valley Campground just north of Piercy.

Staff is recommending that the festival be allowed to go forward and that the county issue the license for it, despite the objection of the Mateel Center which said that the area cannot sustain two festivals so close to each other.









Tags: Untagged
KZYX News has not set their biography yet

Community Advisory Board to Meet in Ukiah

 The KZYX Community Advisory Board will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, December 7th at the Ukiah Library, 105 No Main St, from 6 – 8 pm.

The CAB is composed of independent station members who are neither station staff nor Board members. Its purpose is to provide feedback to the station's Board of Directors, review the station's programming goals, make non-binding recommendations, and to advise the Board of Directors on how the station can best serve the communities of our area. Meetings of the Community Advisory Board are open to the public, and time is allotted for public comment.

Get The KZYX App For Your iPhone

Go to the Apple App Store on your iPhone or iPad and search for KZYX.  The app is free of charge.  It's a great way to get the live stream, the KZYX Jukebox, this website and to make a donation.  Follow this link for a preview and easy access to the download.  Or if you want to type it out here is the URL:

KZYX Phone Numbers

Business office 707-895-2324

Philo studio 707-895-2448

Willits studio 707-456-9991

Mendocino studio 707-937-5103

KZYX Underwriting

KZYX doesn’t play commercials but we do have underwriting, which is very different from advertising. It is a great way to support KZYX and in exchange we will let our listeners know what goods and services your organization offers.

For questions about underwriting on KZYX, call (707) 895-2324 or email uw [at] kzyx [dot] org

sex geschichten