Update on the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action and details on the case regarding voting rights. Should plastic bags be banned or recycled? Or both? New book on Californians' love affair with the sea. And James Rollins releases next novel.
Supreme Court strikes down Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act. Controversial stories from San Joaquin and Nevada counties. Munchins take over Music Circus for opening of summer series. Sacramento becomes the home of a new kind of art form.
Untangling today's Supreme Court rulings. What's next for Prop. 8 defenders and a Davis couple who hope to marry soon. Sacramento doctor considers social and environmental factors in patient treatment. California State officials respond to rulings.
What's next after judges order California to release prisoners? Blind scientist Hoby Wedler creates a chemistry camp for disabled youth. Chris Enss releases her new book on female pioneers in Yosemite National Park. Electronic music with Genre Peak.
A look at the anticipated US Supreme Court ruling on Proposition 8. Finding a cat with a personality to match to your own. End of the World movies to enjoy this summer. Classic hits and fun pop tunes when this weeks' Sound Advice goes vinyl.
Eppie Johnson remembers 40 "Great Races." Getting kids to eat their vegetables. Elaine Corn gives recipes for Bing cherries in syrup and the perfect Manhattan. Poet Lawrence Dinkins releases his second collection of poetry.
Controversy over elephant rides in Nevada County and flouridation in Davis. Nevada wraps up its legislative session with a slate of new laws. Modesto author has new book that deals with suicide. Pulitzer Prize-winning poet reads in Sacramento.
We'll discuss the latests developments in Syria and Turkey with UC Davis Professors. Renewable fuel substitute for diesel being tested in San Joaquin Valley. Training for a job as a smokejumper. Twelth annual festival begins in Sacramento.
Katie Orr updates us on California's tenative budget deal which is due Saturday. Amy Quinton tells us what she's seen on a three-day tour of the Bay Delta. Author David Styles speaks about his new book. Pianist performs this weekend in Nevada City.
Rangers will begin ticketing speeding cyclist on the Parkway. Chef has new book and is featured at this weekend's Juneteenth Ball. Capital Film Alliance and Sac Public Library are calling all local filmmakers. Nick Brunner with new pop releases.
An update on a possible movie studio project in Dixon. Conflicts when it comes to dealing with black bears in Incline Village. Rick Kushman on judging the California State Fair Wine Competition. Musician performs benefit concert in Davis.
Ben Adler with the latest on California lawmakers' budget negotiations. Nick Miller and Bob Moffitt joins us with headlines from the Sacramento region. UC Davis professor translates aunts memoir of surviving Auschwitz. Contemporary art exhibit opens.
Brian King on impacted classes and how community colleges are using Prop. 30 funds. Annette DeBow fights her rare cancer by raising research funds. Davis teenager returns from studying at famed Russian ballet school. Author Betsy Graziani Fasbinder.
Katie Orr with updates on FBI investigation into Sen. Ron Calderon and budget negotiations. A new survey asks crime victims about prison realignment. Sacramento mom writes survival guide for baby's first year. Singer-songwriter performs in studio.
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.