Insight With Beth Ruyak

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LATEST SHOW | Monday, September 29, 2014

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Insight: California Burning / Political Junkie / Dissecting The Simpsons / Oliver Lake

CapRadio's Amy Quinton explains how California manages wildfires as part of her week-long series “California Burning.” The Political Junkie is back for his weekly discussion. Plus,a UC Davis lecturer on The Simpsons and Jazz Saxophonist Oliver Lake.

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Thursday, September 25, 2014

Insight: King Fire's Impact On Businesses / Capitol Chat: Gubernatorial Race / Poll Workers Needed / Sound Advice: CapRadio Music

CapRadio's Ben Adler talks about the governor's climate change speech. Sierra Nevada retailers and event organizers talk about the effects of the King Fire. This week's Sound Advice focuses on the new CapRadio Music website.

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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

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Insight: Ebola In Liberia / California Sea Otters / Your Ideal Cat / A Thousand Years At Sea

The director of a Roseville non-profit explains how she’s fighting Ebola in Africa. Wildlife researchers describe how California sea otters are growing their numbers. And the Celtic band “A Thousand Years at Sea” performs in-studio.

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

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Insight: Mass Transit And Climate Change / News Network: MLS In Sacramento / Comedian Jack Gallagher / Symphony Of 1,000

On today's Insight, a discussion on the effort to bring Major League Soccer to Sacramento. A UC Davis study on biking, walking and using public transportation. And Comedian Jack Gallagher talks about his upcoming show at Harlow's.

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Monday, September 22, 2014

Insight: King Fire Updates And Air Quality Info / "River Music" / Maestro Peter Jaffe

CapRadio's Bob Moffitt has the latest on the King Fire. The Political Junkie Ken Rudin joins Insight. Plus, how students were inspired to write music after studying a salmon run and Maestro Peter Jaffee's anniversary with the Stockton Symphony.

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Friday, September 19, 2014

Insight: Capitol Chat / Bike & Pedestrian Safety / Tower Bridge Dinner / Anna Tivel

We're looking some big pieces of legislation coming off the Governor's desk. The relationships between cyclists and pedestrians. Feeding people on the Tower Bridge and we get a visit from folk singer Anna Tivel.

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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Insight: King Fire Update / Enterovirus / Jazz Sound Advice

We hear from evacuees from the King Fire and reporters covering the blaze. We also talk to an infection disease specialist about the Enterovirus (D68) and ebola. Then we wrap it all up with some choice jazz tunes.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Insight: King Fire Update / Elk Grove Bid for MLS / Ryan Lillis on Sac's MLS Bid / Italian Film Fest / Exquisite Corps

We'll get an update on the King Fire raging in El Dorado County, information on Elk Groves school expansion and bid for an Major Soccer League Team and we'll look at Sacramento's soccer future. Plus Italians films and Exquisite Corps.

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

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Insight: News Network / Bamforth Bierklinik / One Eyed Reilly

On Insight this today we'll check in with Tim Daly in Stockton to talk about the smelly algae bloom in the city's waterways. We're joined by UC Davis Beer master to talk about an upcoming beer clinic and fund raiser and finally - Irishpalooza.

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Monday, September 15, 2014

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Insight: Ken Rudin / Middle East Strategies / Mark Hummel

How will Congress use it’s voice after yet another beheading by the Islamic State? We're checking in with Political Junkie Ken Rudin and Sac State Sociology professor to talk about issues in the middle east. And Mark Hummel talks blues harmonica.

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