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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

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    Chalk It Up! Festival This Weekend

    September 4, 2015

    If you're not leaving town over the Labor Day Holiday weekend and you're looking for something to do, there's Chalk It Up! in midtown Sacramento. That's the annual festival where people draw chalk art on the sidewalk at Fremont Park.

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    Sadler Recounts Tackling Train Gunman On NBC Nightly News

    September 3, 2015

    Anthony Sadler, the 23 year-old Sacramento State senior who helped foil an attack by a gunman on a Paris-bound train, recounted the event last night in an interview on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt.

  • Low Gas Prices Expected To Boost Labor Day Travel

    September 2, 2015

    Labor Day weekend travelers hitting the roads over the upcoming three-day holiday will be paying less at the gas pumps compared to a year ago. Research firm "Gas Buddy" says this time last year, Sacramento area gas prices were 80 cents higher.

  • Poll: Californians Oppose Higher Gas Tax For Road Repair

    September 1, 2015

    Analysts say California is facing a $60 billion backlog of road repair projects. But a new poll finds most Californians are opposed to paying for those repairs with a higher gas tax or vehicle registration fee.

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    Quest Diagnostics Resolves Lawsuit

    August 25, 2015

    Quest Diagnostics is paying the federal government $1.79 million to resolve allegations of false claims. That word today from the U.S. Attorney's Office in Sacramento.

  • RealtyTrac: Banks Repossess More California Homes In July

    August 20, 2015

    New data from research firm RealtyTrac shows banks repossessed 3,000 California properties in July. That's up by 12 percent from June and it’s a 23 percent increase from a year ago.

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    Lodi's Expanded Native Peoples Gallery Opens

    August 19, 2015

    A $500,000 improvement to a museum of Native American culture in San Joaquin County will be unveiled Thursday night.

  • Complaint Alleges PE Discrimination In California Schools

    August 14, 2015

    Some civil rights groups are charging discrimination in access to physical education in California schools. They say public schools have not satisfied their legal obligation to provide quality physical education to Latino and African-American kids.

  • Federal Award Will Help ARC's Low-Income Students

    August 12, 2015

    The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Sacramento's American River College $3.3 million to help low-income students and military veterans on campus.

  • Report: Investors Flipping Fewer Homes

    August 6, 2015

    New data show fewer California homes are being “flipped,” meaning they were sold for a second time within a 12-month period. Research firm RealtyTrac released the second quarter data today.