Mark Prell

Weekday Morning and Afternoon Radio Host


Mark Prell began his broadcast career at KRCB FM Radio 91 in 2008 as a volunteer, hosting Saturday mornings. He eventually took over as weekday Afternoon host, later taking on the duties of weekday Morning host as well. Mark continues to host the weekday Morning and Afternoon drive times, and has a lot of fun doing it. 

Ways to Connect

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• New jobs would help protect the environment and oversee logging in the state.

• Governor Brown praises online college course program.

• Governor Brown’s proposed budget changes the way schools would receive funding.

• California Chamber of Commerce Pleased With Balanced Budget

Pauline Bartolone / Capital Public Radio Network

• Governor Brown says the state still faces uncertainty in costs from federal health care reform.

• Brown commits to Medi-Cal expansion, but questions remain about getting there.

• As part of his budget, Governor Brown announces major changes to the state’s education funding system.

• Lobbying organizations spent at least $61 million dollars influencing health policy over the past two years.

• Governor Jerry Brown is rejecting a federal court order to further reduce California’s prison population.

• Brown says his Prostate Cancer Treatment "Finished"

• Despite being surrounded by a Democratic supermajority, most Republicans don’t feel sidelined.

• A California lawmaker introduces a bill to regulate ammunition sales, aimed at reducing gun violence.

• The California Attorney General’s office finds part of the $54 million dollars was intentionally hidden.

• California Lawmakers Vow to Provide Oversight of Medi-Cal Changes in 2013.

• Public interest groups say many firms find a way to employ ex-lawmakers anyway.

• California Conditionally Approved to Run Its Own Health Insurance Market.

Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press /

• To date, California has a good supply of water thanks to a snowy December.

• A package of new laws protect California homeowners from foreclosure.

Police on scene of black ice on Country Club near Hinebaugh creek due to a broken sprinkler head. Be aware, due to extreme cold weather there may be other patches of black ice in other areas of the city.

If you hit black ice, don't panic and don't apply the brakes. Take your foot off the accellerator and steer into the skid.

• California veterans can erase criminal record by completing treatment relating to a mental illness.

• Ban lifted on selling homemade foods in California.

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• California Democratic party leaders urge restraint of supermajority power.

• In the new year: Higher sales and income tax rates and a new requirement for out-of-state businesses.

• Businesses licensed by the State can no longer hide the reasons behind lawsuits.

• California Youth May Be Leading State Away From Two Party System

• Employees are gearing up for the release of the state budget.

• New Law: 2nd Chance for Inmates Sentenced as Teenagers.



• Low-income Californians will soon be able to get free cell phone service. The state agency that regulates wireless providers has given provisional approval to the program.

• The new “open carry “ ban is a follow-up to the state’s ban on the open carry of handguns.

• AAA: Holiday Travel Up This Year

• The California legislature’s response to Connecticut school shooting beginning to take shape.

• New Law: Registered Nurses Have More Power to Dispense Birth Control

• Districts to take a new look at their security plans since Friday's mass shooting in Connecticut.

• New Law: Electronic Proof of Auto Insurance acceptable.

On 12/15/2012, Joel Thomas Theiss, 30 years old, a resident of Rohnert Park, was arrested at the Rohnert Park Budget Inn for two outstanding arrest warrants. Theiss's warrants were for violation of probation from a previous drug paraphernalia conviction and a theft / drug possession arrest where he did not show up for his scheduled court appearance.

• UC Bows to heavy criticism from students and alumi.

• New Law: Workers' Compensation Reform

• The 9th U-S Circuit Court of Appeals says California can cut Medi-Cal reimbursement rates by 10 percent.

• Walgreens pays millions for disposal violations.

• California saw a big year-over-year drop in November foreclosures, according to numbers out Thursday

• Brown's Form of Prostate Cancer has High Survival Rate

• Facebook's lower than expected share price amounted to a 626-million dollar decline in expected revenue.

• “Improper governmental activities”  reported Tuesday have cost the state more than 600-thousand dollars combined.

• Eliminating the Enterprise Zone program could save California $700 million in tax credits.

• California's flu season off to a slow start, but remains unpredictable.

Andrew Nixon / CPR

• Just one week in to the new legislative session, three California Democrats "test the waters" for adjusting Proposition 13

• New Realty-Trac Numbers Out Thursday.

• California Lawmaker Wants to Expand Roles of Health Workforce.

Jeff Hansen /

Housing market momentum could be at risk if the nation goes over the “fiscal cliff."

Two Judges offer conflicting rulings on gay therapy ban.

Amy Quinton / CCN

  • Assembly Speaker John Pérez Welcomes the Voice of GOP Lawmakers.

• Republican Freshman Assemblyman Frank Bigelow Says He's Encouraged. /

• Parents Claim the Therapy Helped Their Teenage Sons.

• Can Final Election Results Unseat A Sworn-in Lawmaker?