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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

  • Jenni McClelland / National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

    California Firefighters Honored In National Memorial Service

    October 7, 2016

    Firefighters who died in the line of duty, including several from California, will be honored in a national memorial service this weekend.

  • Sacramento Area Home Prices Continue To Outpace Wages

    September 29, 2016

    This won't be news to people struggling to buy a home. But new data show housing affordability in the four-county Sacramento area is getting worse.

  • Antti Peltonen / Flickr

    Bear Warning For Parts of Reno, Carson City

    September 28, 2016

    Bears are expected to show up in some west side neighborhoods of Reno and Carson City in the next few weeks as they look for more food to eat before heading into hibernation.

  • Sacramento Area High Schools Hold Mock Elections

    September 26, 2016

    It's Election Day for students at Monterey Trail High School in Elk Grove. Juniors and seniors are taking part in a mock election Monday.

  • Damian Dovarganes , Ringo H.W. Chiu / AP

    Poll Finds Harris Still Leading Sanchez In U.S. Senate Race

    September 21, 2016

    A new Field Poll finds California state Attorney General Kamala Harris has expanded her lead over Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez in the race to fill Barbara Boxer's U.S. Senate seat.

  • RT Launches Safety App

    September 20, 2016

    Sacramento Regional Transit launched a new app today intended to help increase safety on light rail trains and buses. It's called Alert SacRT.

  • A. Strakey / Flickr

    Wildlife-Vehicle Conflict Costing California Millions

    September 20, 2016

    Vehicles colliding with wildlife is costing California more than $225 million annually, according to a new study from UC Davis. The study suggests that money could go into building ways for wildlife to cross roads safely.

  • Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio News

    Sacramento Region, California Post Job Gains In August

    September 16, 2016

    The unemployment rate in the four-county Sacramento area is back down after a slight increase in July. Meanwhile, California added more than 60-thousand jobs in August – a strong showing particularly when compared to the rest of the nation.

  • Stock / Capital Public Radio

    Statewide Coastal Cleanup Day Includes American River Parkway

    September 16, 2016

    About 2,000 people are expected to help remove trash along Sacramento's American River Parkway this Saturday. The Great American River Cleanup is part of Coastal Cleanup Day, the state's largest annual volunteer event held in mid-September.

  • Ben Alman / Flickr

    Repair Work Closes Calvine Road At Railroad Crossing

    September 12, 2016

    A major thoroughfare in Elk Grove and South Sacramento County will be closed beginning at 8 a.m. Monday. Work crews will block Calvine Road from Power Inn to Elk Grove-Florin roads so that they can repair tracks at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing