A republican assemblyman is joining the race for Governor of California. Ben Adler tells us who. Plus, the Sac Bee's Marcos Breton on gun violence, a new exhibit at the Helen Jones Gallery and Kent Teeters offers more Classical Sound Advice.
Congressman Ami Bera joins us in studio to talk about a proposed delay to an ACA-related tax on health insurers. Bringing a farm directly to Folsom is one student's kickstarter campaign. Mikuni's Chef Taro knows his rice. Leo McElroy opens new play.
Ben Adler updates us on pay-to-play allegations against Sen. Ron Calderon. Nobel Prize winner in physics is a graduate of Encina High School and award-winning duo Misner & Smith talk about their fourth album and play in studio.
On Insight we're exploring the cancelling of tens of thousands of private insurance plans for Californians. We’ll also recap the Kings opener, talk about Halloween costumes for pets and take in some haunting music for Sound Advice.
Two contentious issues - bears in Incline Village and the arena in Sacramento - will be discussed by their respecitve city councils tonight. Is it time for Elk Grove to have its own shelter? Grief center helps young people with tragedy.
Reporter Ky Plaskon talks with Sparks students before they return to school after a recent shooting. Nevada County resident faces deportation. Ed Goldman puts some of his favorite columns into a book. Brubeck Quintet returns from Washington D.C.
Katie Orr updates us on efforts by some California counties to secede from the state. Auburn attorney writes book chronicling the lives of local homeless people. CATS offers up some unique ghost stories and Capital Stage takes on "MacBeth."
It may be legal, but growing weed in the region is still a well-kept secret. Bob Moffitt explains. Symposium puts focus on healthy and sustainable food for all. What's next for Farm to Fork in Sac. Nick Brunner with new music from ALAK and Failure.
We'll check in with a business in Groveland to see how the economy is doing now that the shutdown has ended. Sacramento program strengthens school-family relations. Charlie Bamforth makes a case for cheese and beer tastings. Guitarist plays in studio
We'll hear the latest on a deadly school shooting in Sparks, Nevada. How is Covered California and Silver State Health Insurance working for consumers. New book focuses on birds in Sierra Nevada. Life coaches take different approach to relationship.
A group of California mayors are proposing changes that would make it easier to alter workers' pension benefits. Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler with the latest news from California lawmakers. South Korean violinist performs this weekend in Auburn.
Sacramento's city council is considering the proposed McKinley Village housing development in East Sacramento. Supporters say it would be smart urban infill. But opponents say it would put too many homes in the area.
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.