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Eclectic

August 16, 2019

Nick Brunner

Chance Meeting Leads To New Sounds For STRQ x Camilla

The Shawn Thwaites Rebel Quartet has been one type of band since 2016 but in the last few months, a single alteration has changed its sound significantly. Nick Brunner host of CapRadio's Hey, Listen! tells us how.

Natalie Kostelni

Business

August 16, 2019

Steve Milne

Business Journal: Discount Stores Coming To Sacramento; Economic Forecast; Rent Control Measure Passes

Philadelphia-based discount retail chain Five Below is entering the Sacramento area with its first store. The Sacramento Business Journal's Sonya Sorich has the story, and more business news.

Proposition 13 Battle Gets New Momentum For November 2020 Ballot

One of the most expensive political fights in California history could be headed for the November 2020 ballot: a property tax increase that could raise $10 billion a year for schools, community colleges and local governments.

Sammy Caiola / Capital Public Radio

Sacramento Group Works To Make Dance More Accessible For People With Autism

Capital Dance Project, an offshoot of the Sacramento Ballet, is hosting a special performance this Sunday for people with autism and other developmental disabilities.

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Katie Senft / UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center

TahoeLand | Episode 2

August 15, 2019

The Shrimp Problem

Invasive shrimp are threatening Lake Tahoe’s iconic clarity. But removing them might keep Tahoe blue — and it also could be a solution for other communities grappling with climate change.

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Could California Efforts To Maintain Obama-era Environmental Rules, Enact Rent Caps Succeed This Year? State Senate Leader Is Optimistic.

California Senate President pro Tem Toni Atkins spoke with CapRadio about her proposal to put Obama-era environmental rules into state law, plus the possibility of action at the Capitol on tenant protections and new rules for gig economy workers.

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