Food writer Nathanael Johnson discusses GMO food labeling laws being proposed in multiple states. Plus, Sacramento chefs talk about the restaurant scene in downtown. Sacramento composer Levi Saelua previews the debut of jazz orchestra COLOSSUS.
Ben Adler brings excerpts of his interview with outgoing Assembly Speaker John Perez on Capitol Chat. CapRadio's Bob Moffitt has updates on the Fix 50 project. And Colfax High School students talk about the musical “The Trial of Juanita.”
The Political Junkie Ken Rudin returns. Plus, the director of the California Civic Engagement Project explains why young voters aren’t voting by mail as much as their older counterparts. Plus, the electronic pop group: Eli & the Sound Cult.
The Sacramento City Council approved the McKinley Village Project with a 6-3 vote. Insight recaps the discussion and controversy surrounding the development and takes a look at what happens next. Plus, Adelante High School's prom and Misner & Smith.
A discussion on McKinley Village as the project goes to the city council. Scientists share what they're learning about a massive abalone die-off in 2011. Plus Nathan Kaufan and his film "Mendoza Line," and movie music from Richard Altenbach.
The Political Junkie Ken Rudin talks about politicians weighing in on the Donald Sterling scandal. Prof. Gary Noy has a new book about the Sierras and we revisit a conversation with singer/songwriter Justin Ferrin.
CapRadio's Katie Orr recaps a Secretary of State debate. Catherine O'Brien talks about her film on dating, which will be shown at the Sacramento Film Fest. Plus, reggae rock band One Sharp Mind and Sound Advice with Blue Dog Jam host Nick Brunner.
A UC Davis climate expert discusses the prospects of drought-proofing California. More live coverage of the Fix 50 construction project. Pam Braun shares recipes from her “Ultimate Anti-Cancer Cookbook.” Plus, singer/songwriter Sandra Dolores.
CapRadio's Bob Moffitt reports from the Highway 50 road construction known as Fix 50. Then, the developer of an East Sacramento in-fill project and other supporters explain why they think McKinley Village works. And, music from Greg Brown.
The Political Junkie Ken Rudin joins Insight. With Fix 50 coming, we talk about telecommuting for work. Plus, the Biodigestion at UC Davis and the Sacramento Chamber Music Society at the Mondavi Stage.
Officials from Caltrans and the City of Sacramento answer questions about the Fix 50 project. CapRadio's Ben Adler talks about the governor's Rain day fund plan for Capitol Chat. Norman Rockwell's granddaughter, Daisy Rockwell, talks about her book.
Sacramento singer/songwriter Chris Fairman moved to Austin, Texas for a while and learned a lot about music and life. Now he’s back -– with a new band called Le Kelton and a new album titled “Saint.” And yes, it’s vinyl.
On Insight, we'll have a discussion on stray cats and what should be done to control their population. A Davis-based carpenter explains her new workshops aimed at teaching carpentry to women. And Donna Apidone on two new projects from James Lescroat.
On today's Insight, we'll have a discussion on the controversial McKinley Village Project in East Sacramento. Stockton Record Columnist Michael Fitzgerald speaks about the Google Barge and author Katie Hafner on her new memoir.
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.