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LATEST SHOW | Tuesday, October 06, 2015
On Insight, James Barber award-winning food blogger talks about the future of food and Hank Shaw, talks about a Kickstarter campaign to fund his new venison cookbook.
Insight talks with Dan Barber, a Michelin-starred chef and best-selling author, who is big on the idea of Farm-to-Fork and says most of us are doing it wrong. His book is the Sacramento Library’s “One Book” selection for this year.
Hank Shaw, the nationally acclaimed author and food blogger, talks with Insight about his latest cookbook, "Buck, Buck, Moose."Hank Shaw
Insight will chat with local artist and art teacher Benjamin Hunt, who just won the prestigious Leff-Davis Award.Benjamin Hunt
Anna Tivel is a Portland-based singer-songwriter who has a unique sound, and a way with words. Which makes sense since she talks about carting a rolling suitcases stuffed with books home from the library as a kid.Anna Tivel
Monday, October 05, 2015
Insight: The Political Junkie Goes West / How Israel Reuses Water / Sick Guadalupe Fur Seal Pups / Whale Fossil
The former head of Israel’s Water Authority explains how his country recycles 80 percent of its water. Executive director of the Marine Mammal Center explains how warming water in the Pacific Ocean is killing Guadalupe Fur Seals.
Friday, October 02, 2015
We're following California Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s campaign to become the next Speaker of the House. Connor Poggetto won three gold medals at the Disabled World Water-skiing Championships; he joins us in the studio. And music from blues legends.
Thursday, October 01, 2015
How often do cops use force when making arrests in the greater Sacramento area? On the next Insight, we’ll talk with two Capital Public Radio reporters who have been looking at the data. Plus, the Sacramento Comedy Festival begins this weekend.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
A legislation package on marijuana regulations is awaiting the signature of Gov. Jerry Brown. Insight speaks with people in the industry to talk about what the new rules would mean to them. Plus, Peter Hecht talks about his book on the industry.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
UC Davis geologist and Mars Rover team member Dawn Sumner explains the discovery. Structural engineer Kit Miyamoto explains what he learned in the aftermath of the earthquake in Nepal, and how California can apply those lessons.
Monday, September 28, 2015
The scramble to choose a new House Speaker has begun. The Political Junkie, Ken Rudin, has more to say. Teen filmmakers describe their entries in the All Youth Film festival in Sacramento. And Donna Apidone talks with bass player Jack Casady.
Friday, September 25, 2015
Insight: Chinese President US Visit / Capitol Chat / Debate Vaccine / Adam Johnson at Stories on Stage
Today on Insight we discuss US China relations, climate change, the vaccine debate and we speak with author Adam Johnson about his latest book, "Fortune Smiles."
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Pope Francis addressed a joint session of Congress this morning for the first time ever. On Insight National Political Reporter Matt Laslo reports on the pontiff’s speech from Capitol Hill.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Insight takes a look at the massive rescue efforts that saved hundreds of pets and livestock from the Valley and Butte Fires. UC Davis Middle East expert Keith Watenpaugh talks about historical instances of humanitarianism.