Rick Dulock

Program Director

Rick Dulock is originally from Gainesville, Florida. He fell in love with NPR as a student board operator for 91.9 KVCR in 1996 and since then has worn many hats including Development Director and Pledge Producer. Rick has served as Program Manager since 2011 and is currently working on bolstering KVCR's Weekend Showcase with limited series and unique public radio offerings.

Press-Enterprise Columnist Cassie MacDuff and KVCR's Rick Dulock review some of the major news stories of the week in the Inland Empire, including:

-Students at La Sierra University say sexual assaults on campus have been mishandled by the school
-State appeals court reverses judge in Colonies ruling
-Trial is delayed for neighbor suspected of supplying weapons in SB terrorist shooting
-Rancho Cucamonga high school yearbook identifies Muslim girl as Isis


City officials in San Bernardino have long advocated a ban on Marijuana dispensaries, but are now reconsidering.  KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.

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Segerstrom Center for the Arts presented a unique performance last week.  KVCR's Rick Dulock was there.

This segment is the final bit in tonight's KVC_aRts episode which also features an interview with the author of the new book - Dr. Mutter's Marvels, a preview of Snow Queen - soon playing in San Bernardino, and the regional band - Here We Go Again.  Hosted by KVCR's David Fleming, KVC_aRts airs Wednesday evenings at 7:00 and Sundays at 6:00.

Stephen Curry and Golden State are heading home from Portland today on a high note. KVCR's Rick Dulock has more on California's NBA Dream Team and a big win Monday night.

April is organ donation month and today, April 5, is California's first-ever Organ Donor Registration Day.  KVCR's Rick Dulock provides insight into organ donation  in our state and how to sign up.  He spoke yesterday to tom Mone, CEO of One Legacy - one of four organ recovery programs in our state.  The four organizations together make up the State Registry and are working this month, and today specifically, to focus public attention on organ donor registration.

The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research released disturbing results on research into diabetes in the golden state. KVCR's Rick Dulock shares the findings.


KVCR's Rick Dulock shares something unique about one of the nominated films and an actor who might have something to say about diversity and indigenous people at the Oscars this Sunday.

On Monday, December 28th at the San Bernardino Valley College Auditorium, there'll be a benefit concert for the victims of the shooting on December 2nd.  The concert will include classical works, opera, and more.  KVCR's Rick Dulock spoke to Crista Stevens of Redlands Opera Theatre, as well as Manuel Alberto Aybar, organizer and Artistic Director of the concert.

More information about the concert:  sanbernardinocares.com

The San Bernardino board of Supervisors heard a special presentation recently about what's being done throughout the county to prepare for the potentially destructive effects of El Nino.  KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.


sandbag locations and storm preparation:  www.sbcfire.org

weather events:  www.weather.gov

In the wake of the San Bernardino mass shootings yesterday, KVCR's Rick Dulock reached out to the leadership of the San Bernardino Catholic Diocese, to see what the local church's message will be to parishioners traumatized by the incident.

Amazon has opened a sixth California warehouse. This one is in Rialto. KVCR's Rick Dulock reports.


Dr. Shirin Ebadi was the first Iranian woman to achieve chief justice status and served as president of the city court of Tehran from 1975 to 1979.  She was dismissed from the bench after the Islamic Revolution in February, 1979.  Following dismissal, Ebadi entered private practice and began defending dissidents.  She has been arrested several times.  In 2003, Shirin Ebadi became the first Muslim woman -- and the first Iranian -- ever awarded a Nobel Peace Prize. 


Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports on the discovery of more water reserves than previously thought in California reservoirs.


Corona's City Council votes Wednesday evening on whether or not to support the campaign to save the Prado Dam mural. KVCR's Rick Dulock reads this report from reporter, Matt Guilhem.

Very high temperatures Tuesday and Wednesday are expected in the Banning area as well as the Coachella Valley. Because of triple digit heat, the National Weather Service issued a heat advisory from Noon Tuesday until 6:00 PM Wednesday and extended the advisory until 8:00 PM Wednesday. Cooling centers will be open in the low desert region with help from local senior centers and others. A list of cooling centers is available on the Riverside County Department of Health website: 

A Riverside construction site turned deadly on Monday when equipment disrupted an underground bee hive. KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.


Pomona College takes the top spot on Forbes list of best colleges. KVCR's Rick Dulock reports.


California has launched a website which allows residents to notify local agencies about water wasters. KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.

Land Conservation Deal Lauded

Jul 30, 2015

US Senate Attempt s to Permanently Reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund. Rick Dulock shares this report from KVCR's Matt Guilhem.


Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to ban high volume clips. KVCR's Rick Dulock reports.

The Press Enterprise reported on a single engine plane crash in a Riverside neighborhood. KVCR's Rick Dulock shared the report during Morning Edition.


California Governor Jerry Brown wants more monitoring of oil production in California.  KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.


The Byron-Bethany Irrigation District is facing a heavy fine for ignoring California water regulator instructions. KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.


The I-10 closure near Desert Center will begin allowing traffic to traverse the desert beginning this Friday.  KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.


Riverside County supervisors signed off Tuesday on the principal agreements needed for construction to begin on the $330-million East County Detention Center in Indio.  The facility will replace the existing Indio County Jail.  KVCR's Rick Dulock reads this story from City News Service.


The California Senate approved a minimum wage increase on Monday. KVCR's Rick Dulock reports on this story from Capital Public Radio.


For three years now, Cal State San Bernardino has been combining art with what had been the annual jazz concert, and ever since, the event has done nothing but grow.  KVCR's Rick Dulock recently spoke with festival organizing committee members Lacey Kendall and Jacob Poore, in this excerpt from KVCArTS.

The Cal State Arts & Music Festival will be on campus Friday, May 15.  For more information, go to csusb.edu.


California is the latest state where the "Mobile Justice" app is available.  KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.


San Bernardino Graduation rates are steady, but dropout rates up slightly. KVCR's Rick Dulock reports.


Berkeley and Pasadena researchers get the green light to continue research for producing liquid fuels with sunlight, water and carbon dioxide. KVCR's Rick Dulock has more.