Studies indicate continued economic recovery in the region. What does that really mean for residents? How to avoid bad olive oil by disregarding the labels. Instrumental neo-steampunk band releases new album. Cale Wiggins with some new music releases
Julie Small joins us to talk about prisons. A bill moving through the legislature would change bathroom rules in public schools. Maestro Joel Revzen previews the Lake Tahoe SummerFest. We preview the play The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity.
Cutting through the confusion of Congress' new student loan proposal; Researchers have found a link between climate change and violence; How to make your meetings more productive; Grass Valley bluegrass group "Paige Anderson and The Fearless Kin."
Unique drug and alcohol intervention program in Sac County keeps families intact during treatment. McKinley Park Playground reopens tonight. What can you do to find your lost pet? Take a tour of the newly renovated California State Library.
New recommendations could make annual CT scans a reality for smokers and ex-smokers. CIR/CNN investigation into Medicaid fraud in California. How did this year's California State Fair do? Latest news in the Leila Fowler murder case and Sac arena plan
Sacramento-based Imam with family in Egypt offers opinion on possible US involvement there. New legislative push in California for a $2 tobacco tax. California farmers are seeking wokers again this year. Camp caters to kids with muscular dystrophy.
Sac Bee Columnist Dan Morain talks pensions. Sixteen-year-old cancer survivor lobbies Congress for better legislation for pediatric patients. The sights, sounds and tastes of Cuba come to Modesto for fundraiser. Children's band performs in studio.
Anthony Silva joins us to talk about recent controversy with the Stockton City Council. Reporter Katie Orr takes a look at the future of robocars. We'll hear music from some of the festival performers. Nick Brunner with new music from Chelsea Wolfe.
Results & analysis from two special elections yesterday. A look at Sacramento's Franklin Blvd. New book examines executions at Folsom Prison. Dan Cohen releases new novel starring his muse. Guitarist James Finch releases album.
What's the fascination with Britian's royal baby? Young director of "Fruitvale Station" talks about how he came to make it. Updates on Detroit's bankruptcy and Sacramento's "report card." New musical hits the local stage and Shakespeare at the Lake.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.