A family’s “frightful farm” and other Halloween activities, plus a free car tune-up program are among the topics this week on 'Community Conversations,' a public service program on KYOS.
The hour-long show focuses on community, education and government news affecting residents throughout Merced County. It airs on KYOS, 1480 AM, at 7 p.m. Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday.
This weekend’s lineup: Kelly Brown of Frightmare Farms talks about her family's Halloween setup near Le Grand; John Carlos talks about the upcoming Zoo Boo! at the Applegate Zoo; Anthony Presto from the Air Board and Board Director Hub Walsh talk about the restrictions on fire places during winter and other aspects of air quality; Merced County office of Education’s Kathy Wyman and Charlotte Klock talk about the county’s ROP program and the Career Industry Day and Jose Marin of Valley Clean Air Now talks about their Tune In-Tune Up free smog testing.
The show’s host is Nathan Quevedo and Steve Colvard from KYOS is the engineer. The show is produced by Nathan Quevedo, the public information officer for the Merced County Office of Education MCOE, Mike Conway, public information officer at the city of Merced, Roger Wood, and Scott Hernandez-Jason of UC Merced, in association with the county of Merced and Merced College.
Go to www.mercedcommunityconversations.com for past episodes of Community Conversations.