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Steve Milne

Morning Edition Anchor & Reporter

Steve Milne is the Morning Edition anchor at Capital Public Radio. He's also an award-winning reporter whose work has been heard on NPR's Morning Edition and All Things Considered as well as Marketplace and The Voice of America.

Milne is a Capital Public Radio veteran. He started as a college intern in the mid 1980s and has been a perennial voice ever since.

While Milne's always had his foot in News, he's also played a big role in CPR's music programming. Milne hosted jazz airshifts for many years and even had a long-running, and popular, Saturday evening program called Global Beat that ended in 2003. It was around that time that he became All Things Considered host. In February of 2009 he moved to Morning Edition. 


    Stories by Steve Milne

  • Report: Sacramento March Unemployment Hits Eight Year Low

    Friday, April 17, 2015

    New unemployment figures are out today. The Sacramento region jobless rate in March was 6 percent. That was down from 6.3 percent in February and from 8.1 percent in March 2014.

  • Courtesy of McClellan Business Park

    McClellan Adds Another Construction Company

    Tuesday, April 14, 2015

    In a sign that the construction industry may be picking up again in the Sacramento region, H&E Equipment Services is buying land at McClellan Business Park in North Highlands.

  • Courtesy of the North State Building Industry Association

    Report: New Home Sales At Seven Year High

    Monday, April 13, 2015

    Sales of newly-constructed homes in the Sacramento area have reached a seven-year high, according to new data out Monday.

  • Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

    Artist Lofts A Downtown Experiment

    Wednesday, April 08, 2015

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held this afternoon for the grand opening of a grand experiment in Sacramento - the first affordable housing development for local musicians, painters, dancers and other artists.

  • Property Taxes Due Friday

    Monday, April 06, 2015

    April 15 isn't the only tax day. So is this Friday, April 10. At least for people who own property in California.

  • Brown Says Senior Water Rights May Be Reviewed

    Monday, April 06, 2015

    California Governor Jerry Brown appeared on ABC's "This Week" program Sunday to defend his order of mandatory water cutbacks statewide -- cutbacks that don't restrict farmers.

  • Interest In Water Wise Plants Growing

    Wednesday, April 01, 2015

    If you like to garden and are looking for drought-resistant plants you're not alone. The California Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers says business is brisk as people shop for water-saving plants during another year of drought.

  • Courtesy of the Sacramento Area Sewer District

    Utility Officials Say Wipes Pose Sewer Threat

    Friday, March 27, 2015

    The agency that maintains Sacramento's sewer pipeline is urging people to stop flushing so-called flushable wipes down the toilet.

  • Report: Home Price Growth Outpacing Wages

    Thursday, March 26, 2015

    A new report shows just how wide the disparity has become between home prices and wage growth.

  • Early Bloom Triggers Allergy Symptoms For Many

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015

    Spring officially starts on Friday. But the unseasonably warm weather has made it feel like spring arrived early in the Sacramento area. Trees have bloomed earlier too and that's making it a rough March for people who suffer from allergies.