Private gun sale to mentally ill man raises concerns in Nevada. What a possible water shortage mean for NorCal. Siblings release new book about some of Sac's former restaurants. Elaine Corn makes cucumbers a star. Band performs in our studio.
Ben Adler updates us the latest news from California's capitol. Sac residents may start to see their electricity rates rise. NPR foreign correspondent talks about her life at war. Ross Hammond brings Nebraska Mondays to Insight.
Baby watch begins as Kate Middleton goes into labor; A California lawmaker proposes boycotting Florida; A plan that could end many of Yosemite's amenities; Young adult author Del Jack; Sacramento's last record store; A state fair audio postcard.
Update on parking meter problems in Reno and Stockton's current political strife. How to deal with potentially harmful parasites in kitty poop. Author Alex Espinoza releases second novel. Bacon and beer takes center stage in Sac this weekend.
A look at Janet Napolitano's education priorities while Governor of Arizonia. Sacramento resident is "doctor for entrepreneurs." Amy Quinton updates us on the plight of the Delta Smelt. Young healthy eating app developer meets President Obama
What's new at this year's fair. Looking ahead to major political races in California. Poet returns to Sacramento with new collection. "Miss Judo" plays local film festival. Eight-piece soul band performs live in our studios.
Property tax assessments may increase across California. What's the best way to dispose of medication without putting it into the water supply? Best-selling author reads in Sac. Sean Bianco remembers Slim Whitman
CalPERS plans to put previously private information online and retirees are upset about it. How do different regional agencies work together on disasters? How summer heat affects the taste of wine. Sac vocalist perform at Second Saturday.
We'll get the latest information on fires burning in Nevada and California and the decision to postpone the opening of the Bay Bridge. CIR reporter investigates female sterilization in California. New Moon Guide for Sac. Band performs live in studio.
We'll hear more details on the plane crash in San Francisco this weekend. California and Nevada take different approaches to health-benefit exchange. Satirical novel about campaign spending in California politics. Take a trip out into a rice field.
We check in with forecasters, city officials and reporters about different way to beat the heat. Sacramento Bee columnist on human rights in America. Artist talks about her work "Politically Vulnerable." Kent Teeters features American composers.
What impacts will the federal student loan rate increase have on California consumers? News headlines and heat advisories for Woodland, Auburn and Sacramento. Legendary comedian performs at the Nevada County Fairgounds. Jazz duo performs in studio.
The pros and cons of California's initiative process in light of the recent SCOTUS decision on Prop. 8. New law goes into effect today. Sac State professor on legacy of anti-apartheid leader. James Raia on the state of cycling's big race.
Governor Brown signed California's budget into law and reacts to Prop. 8 decision. Daniel Sperling is awarded prize for his work in environmental sciences. Gina Spadafori with pet tips for hot weather and dealing with fireworks. Band performs live
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.