Pauline Bartolone takes us through the enrollment process for health insurance in California and Nevada. Sac Bee columnist offers his opinion on local issues in the news. New thriller set in San Francisco has been optioned for television.
The federal government shutdown is bad news for communities surrounding Yosemite. A new breast cancer drug arrives just in time for breast cancer awareness month. How love letters help breast cancer patients. Classical Sound Advice with Cale Wiggins.
How the government shutdown is affecting an Auburn mother with cancer. What happens to people with permits for Yosemite or are already out in the back country? Katie Orr visits Pelican Bay Prison. Students from the Brubeck Institute travel to D.C.
How a federal government shutdown will affect California. A glimpse into the first day of Obamacare enrollment in the state. Stockton's plans to exit bankruptcy, and what opponents are saying. An acclaimed play based on poet Anne Sexton's life.
Dana Howard from Covered California joins us to answer questions about enrolling into the healthcare exchange tomorrow. How ACA and Covered California is effecting small businesses. Pianist will perform all 32 of Beethoven's sonatas from memory.
Ben Adler on some of the bills Gov. Brown has signed into law this week. NPR Vice President for Divesity in News and Operations visits Sac. Apple co-founder kics off Speaker Series. Dawn Sumner updates us on Curiosity's latest adventures.
Pros and cons of electric vehicles. New novel tells story of a child searching for a movie star he believes is his lost mother. Darrell Steinberg reacts to the latest ruling regarding prisons in California. Nick Brunner with new music from DOOMBird.
Local group proposes to build new permanent market in downtown Sac. How the area's farm-to-fork movement could better serve hungry people locally. Gina Spadafori on how to avoid pet scammers. Sasha Abramsky explores modern-day poverty in America.
Ryan Lillis and Bob Moffitt join us with updates on the on-going arena saga and new movement in Kings ownership. Sac Police Dept receives $1 million grant. "Steam Train, Dream Train" author headlines book festival. High school stages original play.
Insight travels to Stockton this morning to continue the conversations started in "The View From Here: Class Dismissed." We'll hear from young people, educators and community leaders about the high-school dropout issue, live from the Long Theatre.
Katie Orr on how some California cities are reacting to new bills. Story of Sacramento will be told through poetry at the Actor's Theatre. Renowned jazz soloist performs tribute concert to his father. Gary Vercelli introduces us to some witty lyrics.
New book explores rising poverty in suburbia. Being vigilant and planning ahead helps community stay healthy. We'll hear how the Sacramento Convention Center is faring and other stories making news in town. Johnny Taylor gets "Tangled Up in Plaid."
What Californians can expect when the health-insurance exchange opens Oct. 1. Tips for fighting the seasonal flu. New book documents exciting stem cell research happening in Sacramento. How the geography of a place impacts its people's history.
Beth's week in Russia was supposed to be a vacation, but she couldn't keep from interviewing interesting people... like Dieter Ruehle, organist at the Sochi hockey venue. He even gave Beth and a CBC colleague a demonstration.